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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 13 13 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Permanent jobs citing SQL 49 57 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 17.38% 20.00% 30.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.16% 38.78% 65.15%
Number of salaries quoted 48 57 86
Average salary £42,250 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,661 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £56,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +4.05%
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
122 147 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 43.26% 51.58% 46.64%
Number of salaries quoted 110 140 129
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 4 August 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Bedford

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 58 (73.42%) .NET
2 56 (70.89%) C#
3 54 (68.35%) ASP.NET
4 51 (64.56%) SQL Server
5 46 (58.23%) JavaScript
6 40 (50.63%) HTML
7 32 (40.51%) Agile Software Development
8 31 (39.24%) Microsoft
9 27 (34.18%) MVC
9 27 (34.18%) T-SQL
10 26 (32.91%) CSS
11 25 (31.65%) jQuery
12 24 (30.38%) ASP.NET MVC
13 22 (27.85%) MS Excel
14 20 (25.32%) Scrum
15 17 (21.52%) Windows
15 17 (21.52%) SQL Server 2008
15 17 (21.52%) Software Engineering
16 15 (18.99%) .NET Framework
16 15 (18.99%) SQL Server 2012
16 15 (18.99%) Visual Studio
17 14 (17.72%) TDD
18 13 (16.46%) SharePoint
18 13 (16.46%) Relational Database
19 12 (15.19%) OO
19 12 (15.19%) Web Services
19 12 (15.19%) WCF
20 11 (13.92%) Degree
20 11 (13.92%) Web Development
20 11 (13.92%) XML

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 13 (16.46%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.80%) Node.js
3 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.27%) IIS
Applications
1 22 (27.85%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.39%) SaaS
1 9 (11.39%) Office 365
2 6 (7.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.80%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.59%) SAN
1 6 (7.59%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (5.06%) DHCP
2 4 (5.06%) DNS
3 3 (3.80%) LAN
4 1 (1.27%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (64.56%) SQL Server
2 17 (21.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (18.99%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (16.46%) Relational Database
5 5 (6.33%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.53%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (18.99%) Visual Studio
2 7 (8.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (6.33%) Subversion
4 3 (3.80%) Moq
5 2 (2.53%) NUnit
5 2 (2.53%) MSTest
5 2 (2.53%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (2.53%) Selenium
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (1.27%) Back Office
1 1 (1.27%) Billing
1 1 (1.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 55 (69.62%) Developer
2 20 (25.32%) C# Developer
2 20 (25.32%) C# .NET Developer
3 18 (22.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 16 (20.25%) .NET Developer
5 11 (13.92%) Senior Developer
6 8 (10.13%) SharePoint Developer
7 7 (8.86%) Applications Developer
8 6 (7.59%) 3rd Line Support
8 6 (7.59%) Analyst
8 6 (7.59%) Software Engineer
8 6 (7.59%) Senior C# Developer
8 6 (7.59%) C++ Software Engineer
9 5 (6.33%) Server Engineer
9 5 (6.33%) Server Support Engineer
9 5 (6.33%) Support Engineer
9 5 (6.33%) Server Support
9 5 (6.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 4 (5.06%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
10 4 (5.06%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (73.42%) .NET
2 54 (68.35%) ASP.NET
3 40 (50.63%) HTML
4 26 (32.91%) CSS
5 25 (31.65%) jQuery
6 24 (30.38%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (18.99%) .NET Framework
8 12 (15.19%) WCF
8 12 (15.19%) Web Services
9 11 (13.92%) XML
10 10 (12.66%) Entity Framework
11 9 (11.39%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 9 (11.39%) XSLT
12 6 (7.59%) WinForms
12 6 (7.59%) WPF
13 5 (6.33%) Silverlight
14 4 (5.06%) LINQ
14 4 (5.06%) Kendo UI
15 3 (3.80%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 3 (3.80%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.92%) Data Centre
2 10 (12.66%) Computer Science
3 7 (8.86%) Replication
3 7 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (7.59%) N-Tier
5 4 (5.06%) Management Information System
5 4 (5.06%) iSeries
5 4 (5.06%) LPAR
6 2 (2.53%) Visualisation
6 2 (2.53%) Wiki
7 1 (1.27%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 17 (21.52%) Windows
2 4 (5.06%) OS/400
3 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (40.51%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (34.18%) MVC
3 20 (25.32%) Scrum
4 17 (21.52%) Software Engineering
5 14 (17.72%) TDD
6 12 (15.19%) OO
7 11 (13.92%) Web Development
8 9 (11.39%) OOD
9 6 (7.59%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (7.59%) Multithreading
9 6 (7.59%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (6.33%) Technical Architecture
11 4 (5.06%) High Availability
11 4 (5.06%) SDLC
11 4 (5.06%) Performance Analysis
11 4 (5.06%) Capacity Planning
11 4 (5.06%) Resource Management
11 4 (5.06%) Unit Testing
11 4 (5.06%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (5.06%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 56 (70.89%) C#
2 46 (58.23%) JavaScript
3 27 (34.18%) T-SQL
4 9 (11.39%) VB.NET
5 7 (8.86%) C++
6 6 (7.59%) Python
7 3 (3.80%) VB
8 1 (1.27%) C
8 1 (1.27%) VB6
8 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.27%) PHP
8 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (13.92%) Degree
2 4 (5.06%) CCNP
2 4 (5.06%) CCNA
2 4 (5.06%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.27%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.27%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.33%) SLA
2 3 (3.80%) QA
System Software
1 10 (12.66%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.59%) vSphere
3 4 (5.06%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.27%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (2.53%) MOM
2 1 (1.27%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 31 (39.24%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.66%) Oracle
2 10 (12.66%) VMware
3 9 (11.39%) Nintex
4 6 (7.59%) FalconStor
4 6 (7.59%) CommVault
4 6 (7.59%) Cisco
5 4 (5.06%) Intel
5 4 (5.06%) LANDesk
6 2 (2.53%) Symantec
7 1 (1.27%) Telerik
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