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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 11 3 8
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Permanent jobs citing SQL 56 94 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 17.83% 32.08% 19.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.58% 68.12% 48.81%
Number of salaries quoted 56 94 41
Average salary £46,250 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
149 138 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 47.45% 47.10% 39.25%
Number of salaries quoted 142 137 81
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 29 August 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Bedford

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 123 (80.39%) SQL Server
2 114 (74.51%) .NET
3 111 (72.55%) C#
4 109 (71.24%) Microsoft
5 101 (66.01%) ASP.NET
6 99 (64.71%) T-SQL
7 67 (43.79%) WCF
8 62 (40.52%) Windows
9 61 (39.87%) .NET Framework
10 59 (38.56%) Scrum
11 56 (36.60%) MVC
12 55 (35.95%) Relational Database
13 53 (34.64%) Software Engineering
14 52 (33.99%) SQL Server 2008
15 51 (33.33%) Silverlight
16 50 (32.68%) WPF
16 50 (32.68%) Multithreading
17 48 (31.37%) SharePoint
18 46 (30.07%) MS Excel
19 44 (28.76%) HTML
20 43 (28.10%) JavaScript
20 43 (28.10%) Visual Studio
21 41 (26.80%) Team Foundation Server
21 41 (26.80%) Subversion
22 38 (24.84%) WinForms
23 37 (24.18%) TDD
23 37 (24.18%) CSS
24 36 (23.53%) LINQ
24 36 (23.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
25 32 (20.92%) jQuery

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 48 (31.37%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.58%) MS Exchange
3 6 (3.92%) IIS
4 5 (3.27%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (3.27%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (3.27%) WebSphere
4 5 (3.27%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (3.27%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (3.27%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (2.61%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
6 3 (1.96%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.31%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.65%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 5.5
8 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 46 (30.07%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.61%) MS Office
3 2 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.23%) DNS
1 8 (5.23%) TCP/IP
2 7 (4.58%) Firewall
3 6 (3.92%) VPN
3 6 (3.92%) HTTP
4 5 (3.27%) Internet
4 5 (3.27%) Network Security
4 5 (3.27%) HTTPS
4 5 (3.27%) SSL
5 2 (1.31%) SAN
5 2 (1.31%) DHCP
6 1 (0.65%) FTP
6 1 (0.65%) LAN
6 1 (0.65%) VoIP
6 1 (0.65%) WAN
6 1 (0.65%) Wireless
6 1 (0.65%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (80.39%) SQL Server
2 55 (35.95%) Relational Database
3 52 (33.99%) SQL Server 2008
4 23 (15.03%) Crystal Reports
5 22 (14.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 19 (12.42%) SQL Server 2005
7 18 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 17 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (2.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (2.61%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.65%) Pentaho
10 1 (0.65%) BusinessObjects XI
10 1 (0.65%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 1 (0.65%) Crystal Enterprise
Development Applications
1 43 (28.10%) Visual Studio
2 41 (26.80%) Team Foundation Server
2 41 (26.80%) Subversion
3 21 (13.73%) MSTest
3 21 (13.73%) NUnit
4 19 (12.42%) Moq
5 4 (2.61%) Rhino Mocks
6 3 (1.96%) JIRA
6 3 (1.96%) Zephyr
7 1 (0.65%) Selenium
7 1 (0.65%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 23 (15.03%) Finance
2 5 (3.27%) Retail
3 1 (0.65%) French Language
3 1 (0.65%) German Language
3 1 (0.65%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 110 (71.90%) Developer
2 65 (42.48%) Senior Developer
3 39 (25.49%) C# Developer
4 32 (20.92%) C# .NET Developer
5 29 (18.95%) .NET Developer
6 28 (18.30%) Senior C# Developer
7 26 (16.99%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 24 (15.69%) Architect
9 19 (12.42%) ASP.NET Developer
10 17 (11.11%) Lead Developer
11 15 (9.80%) Solutions Architect
11 15 (9.80%) Technical Leader
12 14 (9.15%) Technical Developer
13 12 (7.84%) Senior .NET Developer
13 12 (7.84%) Analyst
14 8 (5.23%) Business Analyst
14 8 (5.23%) SQL Developer
15 7 (4.58%) Technical Architect
16 6 (3.92%) Systems Analyst
16 6 (3.92%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (74.51%) .NET
2 101 (66.01%) ASP.NET
3 67 (43.79%) WCF
4 61 (39.87%) .NET Framework
5 51 (33.33%) Silverlight
6 50 (32.68%) WPF
7 44 (28.76%) HTML
8 38 (24.84%) WinForms
9 37 (24.18%) CSS
10 36 (23.53%) LINQ
10 36 (23.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 32 (20.92%) jQuery
11 32 (20.92%) Web Services
12 29 (18.95%) XML
12 29 (18.95%) ASP.NET MVC
13 24 (15.69%) Middleware
14 19 (12.42%) ADO.NET
15 17 (11.11%) WF
16 12 (7.84%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 8 (5.23%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 23 (15.03%) N-Tier
2 10 (6.54%) Client/Server
3 6 (3.92%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.27%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.96%) Wiki
6 1 (0.65%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 62 (40.52%) Windows
2 7 (4.58%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (4.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (3.92%) Windows 7
3 6 (3.92%) Windows XP
4 5 (3.27%) Windows Vista
5 3 (1.96%) UNIX
6 1 (0.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (38.56%) Scrum
2 56 (36.60%) MVC
3 53 (34.64%) Software Engineering
4 50 (32.68%) Multithreading
5 37 (24.18%) TDD
6 31 (20.26%) OOD
7 30 (19.61%) OO
8 23 (15.03%) Configuration Management
8 23 (15.03%) Project Management
8 23 (15.03%) Root Cause Analysis
9 22 (14.38%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (9.80%) Technical Architecture
11 14 (9.15%) Business Analysis
12 13 (8.50%) Product Management
13 12 (7.84%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (5.23%) Data Security
14 8 (5.23%) Software Architecture
15 7 (4.58%) Technical Analysis
16 6 (3.92%) Web Development
16 6 (3.92%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 111 (72.55%) C#
2 99 (64.71%) T-SQL
3 43 (28.10%) JavaScript
4 10 (6.54%) C
5 6 (3.92%) Java
6 4 (2.61%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.96%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.65%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.65%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (4.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (3.92%) MCP
2 6 (3.92%) MCSE
3 5 (3.27%) MCSA
3 5 (3.27%) CCSP
3 5 (3.27%) CCNP
3 5 (3.27%) CCIP
3 5 (3.27%) CCNA
3 5 (3.27%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (3.27%) Degree
4 3 (1.96%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.96%) ISEB
5 1 (0.65%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.65%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.58%) QA
2 4 (2.61%) HL7
System Software
1 6 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.27%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.65%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (0.65%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.65%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 12 (7.84%) MOM
2 1 (0.65%) AppManager
2 1 (0.65%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 109 (71.24%) Microsoft
2 26 (16.99%) Oracle
3 7 (4.58%) Cisco
4 6 (3.92%) VMware
5 5 (3.27%) IBM
6 2 (1.31%) SAP
6 2 (1.31%) Citrix
7 1 (0.65%) Symantec
7 1 (0.65%) LANDesk
7 1 (0.65%) JBoss
7 1 (0.65%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.65%) HP
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 to £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 8 days ago
Bedford
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + BENS
Posted: 16 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago