The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 8 4
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL 198 254 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 18.52% 21.36% 17.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.39% 44.25% 50.13%
Number of salaries quoted 178 245 178
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,950 £32,500 £32,850
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
SQL
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
446 574 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 41.72% 48.28% 35.41%
Number of salaries quoted 386 537 346
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

SQL
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Bedfordshire region.

SQL Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

SQL
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

SQL
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -2 84 £45,000 +12.50% 9
Dunstable +11 29 £50,000 +156.41% 2
Bedford -18 16 £42,500 -5.55%
Leighton Buzzard -3 5 £65,000 +73.33%
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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.

1 165 (37.93%) .NET
2 157 (36.09%) SQL Server
3 137 (31.49%) C#
4 132 (30.34%) Microsoft
4 132 (30.34%) Agile Software Development
5 125 (28.74%) Oracle
6 119 (27.36%) ASP.NET
7 114 (26.21%) Windows
8 113 (25.98%) HTML
9 87 (20.00%) JavaScript
9 87 (20.00%) CSS
10 86 (19.77%) PL/SQL
11 85 (19.54%) Java
12 84 (19.31%) Finance
13 81 (18.62%) MS Excel
14 68 (15.63%) T-SQL
15 66 (15.17%) MVC
16 62 (14.25%) Business Intelligence
17 61 (14.02%) jQuery
18 55 (12.64%) SLA
19 47 (10.80%) Web Services
19 47 (10.80%) .NET Framework
19 47 (10.80%) ASP.NET MVC
20 45 (10.34%) XML
20 45 (10.34%) SharePoint
20 45 (10.34%) ITIL
20 45 (10.34%) Scrum
21 44 (10.11%) SQL Server 2008
22 41 (9.43%) Tomcat
22 41 (9.43%) Visual Studio

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 45 (10.34%) SharePoint
2 41 (9.43%) Tomcat
3 39 (8.97%) WebLogic
4 38 (8.74%) IIS
5 24 (5.52%) Apache
6 10 (2.30%) Confluence
7 9 (2.07%) MS Exchange
8 6 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (1.15%) WebLogic Portal
9 5 (1.15%) Node.js
9 5 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (0.92%) SAS
11 3 (0.69%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.23%) CMS
12 1 (0.23%) NServiceBus
12 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 81 (18.62%) MS Excel
2 36 (8.28%) MS Office
3 11 (2.53%) MS Project
4 4 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.69%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.23%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 10 (2.30%) Agresso
2 8 (1.84%) Cognos TM1
3 6 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (1.38%) PRMS
4 3 (0.69%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.69%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.46%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.46%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.46%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (0.46%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (0.46%) Oracle iProcurement
5 2 (0.46%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.46%) Finacle
5 2 (0.46%) Summit
5 2 (0.46%) FLEXCUBE
5 2 (0.46%) Temenos T24
5 2 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle Payroll
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle HRMS
6 1 (0.23%) Academy Housing
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.38%) Office 365
3 5 (1.15%) SaaS
4 3 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.46%) Force.com
5 2 (0.46%) Heroku
5 2 (0.46%) IaaS
6 1 (0.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (5.98%) SAN
2 17 (3.91%) AMQP
3 14 (3.22%) Fibre Channel
4 11 (2.53%) LAN
5 10 (2.30%) iSCSI
6 9 (2.07%) DNS
6 9 (2.07%) DHCP
6 9 (2.07%) TCP/IP
7 7 (1.61%) WAN
8 6 (1.38%) Intranet
9 5 (1.15%) NetScaler
10 4 (0.92%) Firewall
11 2 (0.46%) Internet
12 1 (0.23%) MPLS
12 1 (0.23%) FTP
12 1 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (0.23%) SSH
12 1 (0.23%) BIG-IP
12 1 (0.23%) NAS
12 1 (0.23%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (36.09%) SQL Server
2 44 (10.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 36 (8.28%) Oracle Database
4 31 (7.13%) MySQL
4 31 (7.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 28 (6.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 28 (6.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 26 (5.98%) Crystal Reports
6 26 (5.98%) Data Warehouse
7 25 (5.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 17 (3.91%) Relational Database
9 15 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
9 15 (3.45%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 14 (3.22%) OLAP Cube
10 14 (3.22%) OLAP
11 12 (2.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 9 (2.07%) Oracle Database 10g
12 9 (2.07%) SQL Server 2005
13 7 (1.61%) Big Data
14 5 (1.15%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 41 (9.43%) Visual Studio
2 22 (5.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (3.68%) PeopleTools
4 15 (3.45%) JIRA
5 12 (2.76%) LoadRunner
6 10 (2.30%) Git (software)
7 8 (1.84%) Subversion
8 5 (1.15%) Rhino Mocks
8 5 (1.15%) Moq
9 2 (0.46%) Axure RP
9 2 (0.46%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.46%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.23%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (0.23%) Toad
10 1 (0.23%) JMeter
10 1 (0.23%) Xcode
10 1 (0.23%) Selenium
10 1 (0.23%) SoapUI
General
1 84 (19.31%) Finance
2 24 (5.52%) Banking
3 18 (4.14%) Marketing
4 14 (3.22%) Automotive
5 11 (2.53%) Retail
6 7 (1.61%) Aerospace
7 5 (1.15%) Legal
7 5 (1.15%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.15%) Retail Banking
8 4 (0.92%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.92%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.46%) French Language
9 2 (0.46%) German Language
9 2 (0.46%) Hindi Language
9 2 (0.46%) Front Office
9 2 (0.46%) Back Office
10 1 (0.23%) Publishing
10 1 (0.23%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.23%) Billing
Job Titles
1 174 (40.00%) Developer
2 133 (30.57%) Analyst
3 67 (15.40%) Applications Support
4 45 (10.34%) Support Analyst
5 44 (10.11%) .NET Developer
6 38 (8.74%) C# Developer
7 34 (7.82%) Applications Support Analyst
8 32 (7.36%) C# .NET Developer
9 23 (5.29%) Support Engineer
10 22 (5.06%) Web Developer
11 21 (4.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 20 (4.60%) Systems Analyst
12 20 (4.60%) Software Developer
12 20 (4.60%) Business Analyst
13 19 (4.37%) Applications Specialist
13 19 (4.37%) Support Specialist
13 19 (4.37%) Applications Support Specialist
14 17 (3.91%) Senior Developer
15 16 (3.68%) PeopleSoft Analyst
15 16 (3.68%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (37.93%) .NET
2 119 (27.36%) ASP.NET
3 113 (25.98%) HTML
4 87 (20.00%) CSS
5 61 (14.02%) jQuery
6 47 (10.80%) Web Services
6 47 (10.80%) .NET Framework
6 47 (10.80%) ASP.NET MVC
7 45 (10.34%) XML
8 40 (9.20%) J2EE
9 33 (7.59%) CSS3
10 30 (6.90%) WCF
11 29 (6.67%) Entity Framework
11 29 (6.67%) XSLT
12 27 (6.21%) HTML5
12 27 (6.21%) XSL
13 24 (5.52%) REST
13 24 (5.52%) JMS
14 23 (5.29%) WPF
15 19 (4.37%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 36 (8.28%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (7.36%) Data Centre
3 16 (3.68%) Management Information System
4 15 (3.45%) Replication
4 15 (3.45%) Visualisation
5 11 (2.53%) N-Tier
6 10 (2.30%) Data Structures
7 7 (1.61%) Client/Server
7 7 (1.61%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.38%) Mathematics
9 5 (1.15%) Clustering
10 2 (0.46%) User Experience
10 2 (0.46%) LPAR
10 2 (0.46%) iSeries
11 1 (0.23%) GIS
11 1 (0.23%) RIA
11 1 (0.23%) Statistics
11 1 (0.23%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 114 (26.21%) Windows
2 37 (8.51%) UNIX
2 37 (8.51%) Linux
3 31 (7.13%) Solaris
4 25 (5.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (3.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (1.61%) HPUX
8 5 (1.15%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.92%) Android
9 4 (0.92%) Windows Vista
9 4 (0.92%) Windows 2000
9 4 (0.92%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.69%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.69%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (0.46%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.46%) OS/400
12 1 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (30.34%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (15.17%) MVC
3 62 (14.25%) Business Intelligence
4 45 (10.34%) ITIL
4 45 (10.34%) Scrum
5 38 (8.74%) Software Engineering
5 38 (8.74%) Mentoring
6 33 (7.59%) User Acceptance Testing
7 29 (6.67%) Project Management
8 26 (5.98%) SDLC
9 25 (5.75%) Service Management
10 24 (5.52%) ERP
11 23 (5.29%) E-Commerce
12 22 (5.06%) Waterfall
12 22 (5.06%) CRM
13 21 (4.83%) Web Development
14 20 (4.60%) OO
15 19 (4.37%) Stakeholder Management
16 18 (4.14%) Disaster Recovery
17 17 (3.91%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 137 (31.49%) C#
2 87 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 86 (19.77%) PL/SQL
4 85 (19.54%) Java
5 68 (15.63%) T-SQL
6 35 (8.05%) Shell Script
7 34 (7.82%) VB
8 32 (7.36%) VB.NET
9 18 (4.14%) VBA
10 13 (2.99%) PowerShell
11 7 (1.61%) C
12 6 (1.38%) VB6
13 4 (0.92%) C++
14 3 (0.69%) XAML
15 2 (0.46%) SOQL
15 2 (0.46%) SOSL
15 2 (0.46%) Apex Code
16 1 (0.23%) VC++
16 1 (0.23%) Python
16 1 (0.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 34 (7.82%) Degree
2 13 (2.99%) ISEB
3 11 (2.53%) CCNA
3 11 (2.53%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (2.53%) MCSE
4 9 (2.07%) MCSA
4 9 (2.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (1.84%) ISTQB
5 8 (1.84%) CCA
5 8 (1.84%) Citrix Certification
6 6 (1.38%) CCNP
7 5 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.92%) MCP
9 2 (0.46%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.23%) VCP5
10 1 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (12.64%) SLA
2 18 (4.14%) QA
3 4 (0.92%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 38 (8.74%) Active Directory
2 18 (4.14%) vSphere
3 14 (3.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (2.99%) VMware ESX
5 10 (2.30%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 9 (2.07%) Terminal Services
6 9 (2.07%) Oracle RAC
7 7 (1.61%) XenDesktop
8 6 (1.38%) XenApp
9 3 (0.69%) ISA Server
9 3 (0.69%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (2.30%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (1.38%) SCCM
3 5 (1.15%) MOM
4 2 (0.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.23%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 132 (30.34%) Microsoft
2 125 (28.74%) Oracle
3 35 (8.05%) VMware
4 26 (5.98%) Cisco
5 18 (4.14%) SAP
5 18 (4.14%) Citrix
6 17 (3.91%) HP
7 16 (3.68%) PeopleSoft
7 16 (3.68%) Symantec
8 14 (3.22%) Cognos
9 12 (2.76%) FalconStor
9 12 (2.76%) CommVault
10 10 (2.30%) Intel
11 8 (1.84%) Wall Street Systems
11 8 (1.84%) Altiris
11 8 (1.84%) Salesforce.com
12 7 (1.61%) LANDesk
13 6 (1.38%) Tableau
14 5 (1.15%) BEA
14 5 (1.15%) Omniture
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus (7K) + Full Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus (20%), Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus 7%. Private healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £75000 - £82000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton
easyJet
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bedfordshire
Aspire People IT
Salary: £0 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
Luton
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Luton
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago