The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank 5 10 10
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 31 34 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 22.79% 16.50% 17.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 49.21% 34.00% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 26 32 41
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
63 100 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 46.32% 48.54% 42.90%
Number of salaries quoted 56 92 112
Median salary £40,000 £43,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.04% +12.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 February 2017.

SQL Salary Histogram in Bedford

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for SQL.

1 33 (50.77%) C#
1 33 (50.77%) SQL Server
2 30 (46.15%) .NET
3 24 (36.92%) T-SQL
4 23 (35.38%) Microsoft
5 21 (32.31%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (27.69%) ASP.NET
7 17 (26.15%) JavaScript
8 16 (24.62%) Windows
9 15 (23.08%) SaaS
9 15 (23.08%) Windows Server
10 13 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 13 (20.00%) MVC
11 12 (18.46%) ITIL
11 12 (18.46%) HTML
11 12 (18.46%) Visual Studio
11 12 (18.46%) SQL Server 2012
11 12 (18.46%) Microsoft Azure
12 11 (16.92%) Relational Database
12 11 (16.92%) IIS
13 10 (15.38%) Finance
13 10 (15.38%) PowerShell
13 10 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
13 10 (15.38%) Web Development
14 9 (13.85%) Software Engineering
14 9 (13.85%) CSS
15 8 (12.31%) RUP
15 8 (12.31%) ERP

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (16.92%) IIS
2 3 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (4.62%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.62%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (9.23%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.54%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.54%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (23.08%) SaaS
2 12 (18.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.15%) PaaS
4 3 (4.62%) Office 365
5 2 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (3.08%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.15%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.62%) Firewall
3 1 (1.54%) DHCP
3 1 (1.54%) DNS
3 1 (1.54%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (50.77%) SQL Server
2 12 (18.46%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (16.92%) Relational Database
4 10 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (10.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (9.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (6.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (4.62%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (3.08%) NoSQL
9 2 (3.08%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (3.08%) Power BI
10 1 (1.54%) MySQL
10 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 12 (18.46%) Visual Studio
2 8 (12.31%) Selenium
3 7 (10.77%) Subversion
3 7 (10.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (9.23%) WebDriver
5 2 (3.08%) Appium
5 2 (3.08%) NUnit
5 2 (3.08%) SoapUI
5 2 (3.08%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.54%) JIRA
General
1 10 (15.38%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Automotive
3 2 (3.08%) Advertising
3 2 (3.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.54%) Electronics
4 1 (1.54%) Marketing
4 1 (1.54%) Retail
4 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (33.85%) Developer
2 19 (29.23%) Analyst
3 11 (16.92%) .NET Developer
4 9 (13.85%) Business Analyst
4 9 (13.85%) Web Developer
5 6 (9.23%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 6 (9.23%) C# Developer
5 6 (9.23%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) .NET Web Developer
6 5 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (7.69%) SQL Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Senior C# Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Test Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Automation Tester
8 3 (4.62%) Azure Administrator
8 3 (4.62%) CRM Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (46.15%) .NET
2 18 (27.69%) ASP.NET
3 13 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (18.46%) HTML
5 9 (13.85%) CSS
6 8 (12.31%) .NET Framework
6 8 (12.31%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 6 (9.23%) Web Services
8 4 (6.15%) WCF
9 3 (4.62%) AngularJS
9 3 (4.62%) jQuery
10 2 (3.08%) Gherkin
10 2 (3.08%) Node.js
11 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (1.54%) Entity Framework
11 1 (1.54%) Ionic Framework
11 1 (1.54%) Middleware
11 1 (1.54%) REST
11 1 (1.54%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.31%) Virtual Team
2 7 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.08%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.54%) Clustering
4 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.54%) iPad
4 1 (1.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (24.62%) Windows
2 15 (23.08%) Windows Server
3 13 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (6.15%) Linux
5 3 (4.62%) Windows 10
5 3 (4.62%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (32.31%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (20.00%) MVC
3 12 (18.46%) ITIL
4 10 (15.38%) Web Development
5 9 (13.85%) Software Engineering
6 8 (12.31%) ERP
6 8 (12.31%) PRINCE2
6 8 (12.31%) RUP
6 8 (12.31%) SDLC
6 8 (12.31%) TDD
6 8 (12.31%) UML
6 8 (12.31%) Workflow
7 7 (10.77%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (10.77%) Data Modelling
7 7 (10.77%) Software Testing
8 6 (9.23%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (9.23%) DevOps
9 5 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (7.69%) Data Protection
9 5 (7.69%) OO
Programming Languages
1 33 (50.77%) C#
2 24 (36.92%) T-SQL
3 17 (26.15%) JavaScript
4 10 (15.38%) PowerShell
5 8 (12.31%) Java
6 3 (4.62%) VBScript
7 2 (3.08%) PHP
8 1 (1.54%) ABAP
8 1 (1.54%) C++
8 1 (1.54%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (7.69%) MCSA
1 5 (7.69%) MCSE
1 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.15%) MCP
3 3 (4.62%) ISTQB
3 3 (4.62%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.54%) CCIP
4 1 (1.54%) CCNA
4 1 (1.54%) CCNP
4 1 (1.54%) CCSP
4 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.54%) SDET
2 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.15%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.54%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (1.54%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (35.38%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.69%) Oracle
3 3 (4.62%) VMware
3 3 (4.62%) Xamarin
4 2 (3.08%) Google
4 2 (3.08%) SAP
5 1 (1.54%) Adobe
5 1 (1.54%) Cisco
5 1 (1.54%) Citrix
5 1 (1.54%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.54%) Veeam
5 1 (1.54%) webMethods
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