The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 9 14 7
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Permanent jobs citing SQL 40 45 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 17.62% 14.75% 23.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.04% 33.33% 51.69%
Number of salaries quoted 36 36 78
Average salary £40,000 £40,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.62% -10.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £31,000 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £57,950
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Programming Languages Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
111 135 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 48.90% 44.26% 44.84%
Number of salaries quoted 103 117 151
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £59,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 12 February 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Bedford

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 34 (51.52%) .NET
2 30 (45.45%) C#
3 23 (34.85%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 22 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 18 (27.27%) JavaScript
6 16 (24.24%) T-SQL
7 15 (22.73%) ERP
8 14 (21.21%) Software Engineering
8 14 (21.21%) Microsoft
8 14 (21.21%) MS Excel
9 13 (19.70%) Automated Testing
9 13 (19.70%) MVC
10 12 (18.18%) CRM
10 12 (18.18%) HTML
10 12 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (18.18%) jQuery
11 11 (16.67%) CSS
11 11 (16.67%) Scrum
11 11 (16.67%) TDD
12 9 (13.64%) Marketing
13 8 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
13 8 (12.12%) Migration
13 8 (12.12%) SharePoint
14 7 (10.61%) ODBC
14 7 (10.61%) ITIL
14 7 (10.61%) ASP.NET MVC
14 7 (10.61%) Test Automation
14 7 (10.61%) Data Migration
14 7 (10.61%) Test Scripting

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 8 (12.12%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.55%) IBM Domino
2 3 (4.55%) IBM Notes
2 3 (4.55%) MQSeries
2 3 (4.55%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.52%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (21.21%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.06%) MS Office
3 2 (3.03%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (10.61%) Sage 200
2 5 (7.58%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (4.55%) Dynamics GP
3 3 (4.55%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (3.03%) FastStats
4 2 (3.03%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.58%) SaaS
3 3 (4.55%) Office 365
4 2 (3.03%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (7.58%) Relational Database
4 4 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Selenium
1 2 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (3.03%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.52%) AccuRev
2 1 (1.52%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.52%) JIRA
General
1 9 (13.64%) Marketing
2 4 (6.06%) Retail
2 4 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (46.97%) Developer
2 21 (31.82%) .NET Developer
3 20 (30.30%) Analyst
4 15 (22.73%) C# Developer
5 14 (21.21%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (13.64%) Senior .NET Developer
6 9 (13.64%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 9 (13.64%) Senior C# Developer
6 9 (13.64%) Senior Developer
7 7 (10.61%) .NET Software Engineer
7 7 (10.61%) Automation Analyst
7 7 (10.61%) Automation Test Analyst
7 7 (10.61%) C# Software Engineer
7 7 (10.61%) Software Engineer
7 7 (10.61%) Test Analyst
8 6 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
8 6 (9.09%) Automation Tester
8 6 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
8 6 (9.09%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 6 (9.09%) Senior .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (51.52%) .NET
2 22 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 12 (18.18%) HTML
3 12 (18.18%) jQuery
4 11 (16.67%) CSS
5 7 (10.61%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (10.61%) ODBC
6 4 (6.06%) .NET Framework
6 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 3 (4.55%) Ajax
7 3 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 3 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (4.55%) CSS3
7 3 (4.55%) Flash
7 3 (4.55%) HTML5
7 3 (4.55%) XML
7 3 (4.55%) XSLT
8 2 (3.03%) EDI
8 2 (3.03%) Entity Framework
8 2 (3.03%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.58%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.55%) Driving Licence
3 3 (4.55%) iSeries
4 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.52%) CMDB
4 1 (1.52%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.52%) iPad
4 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.52%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.58%) Windows
2 3 (4.55%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (34.85%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (22.73%) ERP
3 14 (21.21%) Software Engineering
4 13 (19.70%) Automated Testing
4 13 (19.70%) MVC
5 12 (18.18%) CRM
6 11 (16.67%) Scrum
6 11 (16.67%) TDD
7 8 (12.12%) Migration
8 7 (10.61%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (10.61%) Data Migration
8 7 (10.61%) ITIL
8 7 (10.61%) Test Automation
8 7 (10.61%) Test Scripting
9 6 (9.09%) System Testing
10 5 (7.58%) Front End Development
11 4 (6.06%) Data Transformation
11 4 (6.06%) Workflow
12 3 (4.55%) PRINCE2
12 3 (4.55%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 30 (45.45%) C#
2 18 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 16 (24.24%) T-SQL
4 4 (6.06%) Java
4 4 (6.06%) VB
5 3 (4.55%) C
5 3 (4.55%) RPG
6 2 (3.03%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.52%) C++
7 1 (1.52%) Python
7 1 (1.52%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (7.58%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.52%) SLA
Vendors
1 14 (21.21%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.58%) Oracle
3 3 (4.55%) Intel
3 3 (4.55%) Lotus
3 3 (4.55%) Nintex
3 3 (4.55%) SAP
3 3 (4.55%) TIBCO
3 3 (4.55%) webMethods
4 2 (3.03%) Google
4 2 (3.03%) Sage
5 1 (1.52%) LANDesk
5 1 (1.52%) Twitter
5 1 (1.52%) VMware
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