The first table below looks at the demand for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Bedford region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 114 64 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 22.89% 23.88% 21.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 47.70% 47.41% 45.71%
Number of salaries quoted 108 63 45
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Programming Languages Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
239 135 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 47.99% 50.37% 47.51%
Number of salaries quoted 231 132 101
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
SQL
Bedfordshire

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

SQL
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Bedford region.

SQL Salary Trend in Bedford

SQL
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Bedford

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL.

1 154 (76.62%) Microsoft
2 149 (74.13%) SQL Server
3 144 (71.64%) .NET
4 134 (66.67%) C#
5 119 (59.20%) T-SQL
6 114 (56.72%) ASP.NET
7 89 (44.28%) Relational Database
8 86 (42.79%) Windows
9 77 (38.31%) WCF
10 73 (36.32%) Software Engineering
11 70 (34.83%) Web Services
12 66 (32.84%) SQL Server 2008
13 62 (30.85%) .NET Framework
14 60 (29.85%) Multithreading
15 59 (29.35%) TDD
16 58 (28.86%) Scrum
16 58 (28.86%) HTML
17 54 (26.87%) Subversion
17 54 (26.87%) Silverlight
17 54 (26.87%) Team Foundation Server
18 53 (26.37%) JavaScript
19 52 (25.87%) WPF
20 51 (25.37%) WinForms
20 51 (25.37%) SharePoint
21 50 (24.88%) Project Management
22 49 (24.38%) MS Excel
23 47 (23.38%) XML
23 47 (23.38%) MVC
24 46 (22.89%) Visual Studio
24 46 (22.89%) OO

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 51 (25.37%) SharePoint
2 12 (5.97%) IIS
3 10 (4.98%) MS Exchange
3 10 (4.98%) SharePoint 2010
4 8 (3.98%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (3.98%) SharePoint Server
4 8 (3.98%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (2.49%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (1.99%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (1.99%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.50%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.50%) Apache
Applications
1 49 (24.38%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.99%) MS Office
3 1 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.00%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (1.00%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (1.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (1.00%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (1.00%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (1.00%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (1.00%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.46%) DNS
1 15 (7.46%) Firewall
2 12 (5.97%) VPN
3 8 (3.98%) TCP/IP
4 7 (3.48%) Network Security
4 7 (3.48%) HTTP
4 7 (3.48%) Internet
5 6 (2.99%) SSL
6 5 (2.49%) HTTPS
6 5 (2.49%) SAN
7 3 (1.49%) iSCSI
7 3 (1.49%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.50%) VLAN
8 1 (0.50%) WEP
8 1 (0.50%) GSM
8 1 (0.50%) ISDN
8 1 (0.50%) LAN
8 1 (0.50%) UMTS
8 1 (0.50%) WAN
8 1 (0.50%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (74.13%) SQL Server
2 89 (44.28%) Relational Database
3 66 (32.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 28 (13.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 27 (13.43%) Crystal Reports
6 25 (12.44%) SQL Server 2012
7 21 (10.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 17 (8.46%) SQL Server 2005
9 15 (7.46%) Oracle Reports
10 9 (4.48%) RDBMS
11 7 (3.48%) Pentaho
12 5 (2.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (1.99%) DB2
14 3 (1.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 3 (1.49%) MySQL
14 3 (1.49%) InterBase
15 1 (0.50%) SQLite
15 1 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
15 1 (0.50%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 54 (26.87%) Subversion
1 54 (26.87%) Team Foundation Server
2 46 (22.89%) Visual Studio
3 23 (11.44%) NUnit
4 22 (10.95%) MSTest
5 16 (7.96%) Moq
6 6 (2.99%) Visual Studio Team System
7 5 (2.49%) Rhino Mocks
7 5 (2.49%) JIRA
8 4 (1.99%) Eclipse
General
1 16 (7.96%) Finance
2 13 (6.47%) Local Government
3 3 (1.49%) Retail
4 1 (0.50%) Banking
4 1 (0.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 120 (59.70%) Developer
2 58 (28.86%) Senior Developer
3 39 (19.40%) Architect
4 33 (16.42%) Solutions Architect
4 33 (16.42%) C# Developer
5 26 (12.94%) .NET Developer
5 26 (12.94%) C# .NET Developer
6 24 (11.94%) Lead Developer
7 20 (9.95%) Senior C# Developer
8 19 (9.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 18 (8.96%) Technical Leader
10 16 (7.96%) Technical Developer
11 15 (7.46%) SQL Developer
12 14 (6.97%) ASP.NET Developer
12 14 (6.97%) SharePoint Developer
13 13 (6.47%) Software Developer
13 13 (6.47%) Software Engineer
14 12 (5.97%) Analyst
14 12 (5.97%) Senior Software Developer
15 10 (4.98%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (71.64%) .NET
2 114 (56.72%) ASP.NET
3 77 (38.31%) WCF
4 70 (34.83%) Web Services
5 62 (30.85%) .NET Framework
6 58 (28.86%) HTML
7 54 (26.87%) Silverlight
8 52 (25.87%) WPF
9 51 (25.37%) WinForms
10 47 (23.38%) XML
11 45 (22.39%) CSS
12 42 (20.90%) ASP.NET MVC
13 39 (19.40%) LINQ
14 35 (17.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 28 (13.93%) LINQ to SQL
16 27 (13.43%) jQuery
17 26 (12.94%) ADO.NET
18 25 (12.44%) WF
19 24 (11.94%) Middleware
20 21 (10.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 39 (19.40%) N-Tier
2 15 (7.46%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (7.46%) Client/Server
3 14 (6.97%) Management Information System
4 9 (4.48%) Data Conversion
5 8 (3.98%) Data Integration
6 5 (2.49%) Wiki
7 3 (1.49%) Clustering
7 3 (1.49%) Replication
8 2 (1.00%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.50%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.50%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 86 (42.79%) Windows
2 10 (4.98%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (3.48%) Windows 7
3 7 (3.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (3.48%) Windows XP
4 6 (2.99%) Windows Vista
5 4 (1.99%) AIX
5 4 (1.99%) UNIX
6 3 (1.49%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.00%) Linux
8 1 (0.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (36.32%) Software Engineering
2 60 (29.85%) Multithreading
3 59 (29.35%) TDD
4 58 (28.86%) Scrum
5 50 (24.88%) Project Management
6 47 (23.38%) MVC
7 46 (22.89%) OO
7 46 (22.89%) OOD
8 41 (20.40%) Business Analysis
9 31 (15.42%) Continuous Integration
10 29 (14.43%) Product Management
11 27 (13.43%) Technical Architecture
12 23 (11.44%) Domain-Driven Design
13 22 (10.95%) Agile Software Development
14 21 (10.45%) SOA
15 15 (7.46%) Configuration Management
16 14 (6.97%) Data Security
16 14 (6.97%) ETL
16 14 (6.97%) Root Cause Analysis
16 14 (6.97%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 134 (66.67%) C#
2 119 (59.20%) T-SQL
3 53 (26.37%) JavaScript
4 21 (10.45%) PL/SQL
5 12 (5.97%) C
6 8 (3.98%) Delphi
7 7 (3.48%) XPath
8 5 (2.49%) Java
9 4 (1.99%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.49%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.50%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.50%) Python
11 1 (0.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (5.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (4.48%) MCP
2 9 (4.48%) CCNP
2 9 (4.48%) CCNA
2 9 (4.48%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (3.98%) CCIP
3 8 (3.98%) CCSP
3 8 (3.98%) MCSE
3 8 (3.98%) MCSA
3 8 (3.98%) Degree
4 6 (2.99%) ISEB
4 6 (2.99%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.50%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.50%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.98%) QA
2 3 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.00%) SLA
3 2 (1.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (4.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.99%) Terminal Services
3 2 (1.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.50%) UAG
4 1 (0.50%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (0.50%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 6 (2.99%) MOM
2 1 (0.50%) Nessus
Vendors
1 154 (76.62%) Microsoft
2 39 (19.40%) Oracle
3 11 (5.47%) Cisco
4 10 (4.98%) VMware
5 4 (1.99%) JBoss
5 4 (1.99%) Northgate
6 3 (1.49%) Informatica
7 1 (0.50%) CheckPoint
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: US$45000 - US$50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Eurotime Solutions
Salary: depending on experience
Posted: 11 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £33000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Bedford
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 20% on call 1 week in 3 payment
Posted: 23 days ago