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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 11 13 13
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 35 54 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 20.00% 19.49% 17.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.65% 40.30% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 30 53 54
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £54,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median 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
104 134 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 59.43% 48.38% 46.91%
Number of salaries quoted 99 125 137
Median salary £38,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 August 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Bedford

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, 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 73 (79.35%) C#
2 54 (58.70%) .NET
3 44 (47.83%) SQL Server
4 43 (46.74%) ASP.NET
5 40 (43.48%) JavaScript
6 33 (35.87%) Microsoft
6 33 (35.87%) MVC
7 32 (34.78%) ASP.NET MVC
8 31 (33.70%) Team Foundation Server
9 30 (32.61%) T-SQL
10 29 (31.52%) .NET Framework
11 26 (28.26%) Software Engineering
11 26 (28.26%) SQL Server 2012
12 25 (27.17%) SQL Server 2008
13 24 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
14 23 (25.00%) CSS
14 23 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 22 (23.91%) Web Services
16 21 (22.83%) HTML
16 21 (22.83%) Relational Database
17 20 (21.74%) WCF
18 19 (20.65%) Oracle
18 19 (20.65%) Visual Studio
18 19 (20.65%) OO
19 18 (19.57%) Data Modelling
19 18 (19.57%) Subversion
20 16 (17.39%) CRM
20 16 (17.39%) PHP
21 15 (16.30%) ITIL
21 15 (16.30%) Scrum

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 4 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.26%) Moodle
3 2 (2.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (11.96%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.35%) MS Office
3 1 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (8.70%) SaaS
3 4 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.09%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.26%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.09%) Internet
2 1 (1.09%) Intranet
2 1 (1.09%) VLAN
2 1 (1.09%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (47.83%) SQL Server
2 26 (28.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 25 (27.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 21 (22.83%) Relational Database
5 8 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (7.61%) MySQL
7 4 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (3.26%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (3.26%) NoSQL
8 3 (3.26%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (3.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 31 (33.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (20.65%) Visual Studio
3 18 (19.57%) Subversion
4 5 (5.43%) Selenium
5 1 (1.09%) MSTest
5 1 (1.09%) NUnit
General
1 2 (2.17%) Advertising
1 2 (2.17%) Finance
2 1 (1.09%) Automotive
2 1 (1.09%) Local Government
2 1 (1.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 63 (68.48%) Developer
2 31 (33.70%) .NET Developer
3 28 (30.43%) C# Developer
4 23 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 22 (23.91%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 15 (16.30%) CRM Developer
7 14 (15.22%) Senior Developer
8 13 (14.13%) Cloud Developer
9 12 (13.04%) Oracle Developer
10 10 (10.87%) Senior .NET Developer
10 10 (10.87%) SQL Developer
11 8 (8.70%) .NET Software Engineer
11 8 (8.70%) C# Software Engineer
11 8 (8.70%) C++ Software Engineer
11 8 (8.70%) Cloud Engineer
11 8 (8.70%) Cloud Software Engineer
11 8 (8.70%) Software Engineer
12 6 (6.52%) Senior C# Developer
13 5 (5.43%) ASP.NET Developer
13 5 (5.43%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (58.70%) .NET
2 43 (46.74%) ASP.NET
3 32 (34.78%) ASP.NET MVC
4 29 (31.52%) .NET Framework
5 23 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 23 (25.00%) CSS
6 22 (23.91%) Web Services
7 21 (22.83%) HTML
8 20 (21.74%) WCF
9 9 (9.78%) Entity Framework
9 9 (9.78%) jQuery
10 5 (5.43%) AngularJS
10 5 (5.43%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 4 (4.35%) Ajax
11 4 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 4 (4.35%) XML
12 3 (3.26%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (3.26%) HTML5
12 3 (3.26%) Ionic Framework
12 3 (3.26%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.78%) iPad
2 8 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.43%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.26%) VLE
6 2 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.09%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.09%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.09%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.96%) Windows
2 5 (5.43%) Windows Server
3 4 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.09%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.09%) Windows Vista
4 1 (1.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (35.87%) MVC
2 26 (28.26%) Software Engineering
3 24 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (20.65%) OO
5 18 (19.57%) Data Modelling
6 16 (17.39%) CRM
7 15 (16.30%) ITIL
7 15 (16.30%) Scrum
8 11 (11.96%) Migration
9 10 (10.87%) Data Migration
10 9 (9.78%) Automated Testing
11 8 (8.70%) Computer Vision
11 8 (8.70%) TDD
12 7 (7.61%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (6.52%) Data Protection
14 5 (5.43%) Automation Testing
14 5 (5.43%) Open Source
14 5 (5.43%) SDLC
14 5 (5.43%) Test Automation
14 5 (5.43%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 73 (79.35%) C#
2 40 (43.48%) JavaScript
3 30 (32.61%) T-SQL
4 16 (17.39%) PHP
5 8 (8.70%) C++
5 8 (8.70%) Python
6 4 (4.35%) VB.NET
7 3 (3.26%) Java
7 3 (3.26%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.17%) VB
9 1 (1.09%) VB6
9 1 (1.09%) VBA
9 1 (1.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (10.87%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.52%) SLA
2 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 33 (35.87%) Microsoft
2 19 (20.65%) Oracle
3 3 (3.26%) Citrix
3 3 (3.26%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.09%) Google
4 1 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.09%) VeriFone
4 1 (1.09%) VMware