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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 180 260 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 19.35% 26.10% 23.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.58% 52.21% 58.06%
Number of salaries quoted 175 245 256
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,400 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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
413 498 465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 44.41% 50.00% 39.95%
Number of salaries quoted 386 471 442
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 -1 50 £41,500 +3.75% 6
Bedford -16 36 £45,000 - 6
Dunstable +4 20 £45,000 +37.93%
Leighton Buzzard -3 1 £40,000 -5.88%
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 205 (47.56%) SQL Server
2 194 (45.01%) .NET
3 161 (37.35%) C#
4 151 (35.03%) Oracle
5 140 (32.48%) ASP.NET
6 135 (31.32%) Microsoft
7 103 (23.90%) Agile Software Development
8 95 (22.04%) Windows
9 92 (21.35%) T-SQL
10 88 (20.42%) Java
11 87 (20.19%) UNIX
12 85 (19.72%) JavaScript
13 80 (18.56%) MS Excel
14 77 (17.87%) HTML
15 70 (16.24%) Visual Studio
16 69 (16.01%) PL/SQL
16 69 (16.01%) XML
17 66 (15.31%) SLA
17 66 (15.31%) MVC
18 65 (15.08%) Scrum
19 64 (14.85%) WCF
19 64 (14.85%) SQL Server 2008
20 63 (14.62%) Linux
20 63 (14.62%) Finance
21 61 (14.15%) VB.NET
22 60 (13.92%) ITIL
22 60 (13.92%) .NET Framework
23 54 (12.53%) SharePoint
24 53 (12.30%) Degree
25 49 (11.37%) Shell Script

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 54 (12.53%) SharePoint
2 41 (9.51%) IIS
3 38 (8.82%) Tomcat
4 36 (8.35%) WebLogic
5 33 (7.66%) Apache
6 17 (3.94%) BizTalk Server
7 11 (2.55%) JBoss
8 9 (2.09%) MS Exchange
8 9 (2.09%) SAS
9 7 (1.62%) WebLogic Portal
10 6 (1.39%) WebSphere
10 6 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2007
11 5 (1.16%) MQSeries
12 4 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (0.93%) SharePoint Server
13 3 (0.70%) WebSphere Application Server
13 3 (0.70%) Exchange Server 5.5
14 2 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2003
14 2 (0.46%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 80 (18.56%) MS Excel
2 41 (9.51%) MS Office
3 7 (1.62%) MS Project
3 7 (1.62%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.70%) SPSS
4 3 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.16%) Agresso
2 5 (1.16%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (0.46%) Oracle iRecruitment
3 2 (0.46%) Finacle
3 2 (0.46%) PRMS
3 2 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.46%) Maximo
3 2 (0.46%) Summit
3 2 (0.46%) FLEXCUBE
3 2 (0.46%) Temenos T24
3 2 (0.46%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.23%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.55%) SaaS
2 4 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (5.34%) SAN
2 12 (2.78%) FTP
3 11 (2.55%) NAS
4 8 (1.86%) AMQP
4 8 (1.86%) TCP/IP
4 8 (1.86%) SSH
4 8 (1.86%) PuTTY
4 8 (1.86%) WinSCP
5 7 (1.62%) DNS
6 5 (1.16%) Internet
7 4 (0.93%) DHCP
7 4 (0.93%) iSCSI
8 3 (0.70%) VoIP
8 3 (0.70%) HTTP
8 3 (0.70%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (0.46%) NetScaler
9 2 (0.46%) Structured Cabling
9 2 (0.46%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.46%) DMZ
9 2 (0.46%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 205 (47.56%) SQL Server
2 64 (14.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 46 (10.67%) Oracle Database
4 37 (8.58%) MySQL
4 37 (8.58%) SQL Server 2005
5 25 (5.80%) Crystal Reports
5 25 (5.80%) Relational Database
6 21 (4.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 20 (4.64%) Data Warehouse
8 19 (4.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 11 (2.55%) Oracle Reports
9 11 (2.55%) SQL Server 2012
10 10 (2.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 9 (2.09%) OLAP Cube
11 9 (2.09%) OLAP
12 7 (1.62%) Oracle Database 11g
12 7 (1.62%) Oracle Database 10g
13 4 (0.93%) RDBMS
14 3 (0.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 2 (0.46%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 70 (16.24%) Visual Studio
2 30 (6.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (5.57%) Moq
4 23 (5.34%) Subversion
5 17 (3.94%) Rhino Mocks
6 13 (3.02%) LoadRunner
7 9 (2.09%) PeopleTools
7 9 (2.09%) JIRA
8 8 (1.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 8 (1.86%) Toad
9 5 (1.16%) NUnit
10 3 (0.70%) MSTest
10 3 (0.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.23%) Zephyr
11 1 (0.23%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.23%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.23%) Git (software)
11 1 (0.23%) Maven
General
1 63 (14.62%) Finance
2 19 (4.41%) Retail
3 12 (2.78%) Automotive
4 11 (2.55%) Banking
5 10 (2.32%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.86%) Legal
7 6 (1.39%) Aerospace
7 6 (1.39%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.70%) Back Office
9 2 (0.46%) Marketing
10 1 (0.23%) French Language
10 1 (0.23%) German Language
10 1 (0.23%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.23%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.23%) Front Office
10 1 (0.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 188 (43.62%) Developer
2 95 (22.04%) Analyst
3 72 (16.71%) C# Developer
4 70 (16.24%) .NET Developer
5 65 (15.08%) Applications Support
6 64 (14.85%) C# .NET Developer
7 54 (12.53%) Support Analyst
7 54 (12.53%) Senior Developer
8 41 (9.51%) Senior C# Developer
9 37 (8.58%) Applications Support Analyst
10 35 (8.12%) Support Engineer
11 34 (7.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 27 (6.26%) Software Developer
13 25 (5.80%) Architect
14 22 (5.10%) Senior .NET Developer
15 18 (4.18%) DBA
16 16 (3.71%) ASP.NET Developer
16 16 (3.71%) Operations Engineer
17 15 (3.48%) Graduate
18 14 (3.25%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 194 (45.01%) .NET
2 140 (32.48%) ASP.NET
3 77 (17.87%) HTML
4 69 (16.01%) XML
5 64 (14.85%) WCF
6 60 (13.92%) .NET Framework
7 48 (11.14%) Web Services
8 45 (10.44%) WinForms
8 45 (10.44%) WPF
9 43 (9.98%) J2EE
10 34 (7.89%) ASP.NET MVC
11 33 (7.66%) CSS
12 31 (7.19%) Silverlight
12 31 (7.19%) LINQ
13 29 (6.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 27 (6.26%) jQuery
15 20 (4.64%) ADO.NET
16 18 (4.18%) XSLT
17 16 (3.71%) Middleware
18 15 (3.48%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (5.57%) N-Tier
2 20 (4.64%) Computer Science
2 20 (4.64%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (3.48%) Performance Metrics
4 11 (2.55%) Data Structures
4 11 (2.55%) Replication
5 8 (1.86%) Clustering
5 8 (1.86%) FMCG
6 6 (1.39%) Mathematics
6 6 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (0.70%) Client/Server
7 3 (0.70%) Management Information System
7 3 (0.70%) Statistics
8 2 (0.46%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.46%) iSeries
8 2 (0.46%) LPAR
8 2 (0.46%) EPoS
8 2 (0.46%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.46%) Physics
8 2 (0.46%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 95 (22.04%) Windows
2 87 (20.19%) UNIX
3 63 (14.62%) Linux
4 39 (9.05%) Solaris
5 12 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (2.32%) Apple iOS
6 10 (2.32%) Android
7 9 (2.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (1.86%) Windows 7
9 7 (1.62%) SUSE
9 7 (1.62%) Oracle Linux
9 7 (1.62%) HPUX
10 5 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.46%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.46%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.46%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.46%) OS/400
12 1 (0.23%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.23%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (23.90%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (15.31%) MVC
3 65 (15.08%) Scrum
4 60 (13.92%) ITIL
5 46 (10.67%) OO
6 41 (9.51%) TDD
7 31 (7.19%) OOD
8 29 (6.73%) Multithreading
9 28 (6.50%) Service Management
10 20 (4.64%) Business Intelligence
10 20 (4.64%) User Acceptance Testing
11 19 (4.41%) Disaster Recovery
12 18 (4.18%) Data Analysis
12 18 (4.18%) Software Engineering
12 18 (4.18%) Project Management
12 18 (4.18%) Migration
13 17 (3.94%) Root Cause Analysis
14 16 (3.71%) ERP
15 15 (3.48%) CRM
16 14 (3.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 161 (37.35%) C#
2 92 (21.35%) T-SQL
3 88 (20.42%) Java
4 85 (19.72%) JavaScript
5 69 (16.01%) PL/SQL
6 61 (14.15%) VB.NET
7 49 (11.37%) Shell Script
8 27 (6.26%) VB
9 13 (3.02%) VB6
9 13 (3.02%) VBA
9 13 (3.02%) C++
10 7 (1.62%) C
11 5 (1.16%) Groovy
12 4 (0.93%) PowerShell
12 4 (0.93%) XAML
13 2 (0.46%) Erlang
13 2 (0.46%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.46%) PHP
14 1 (0.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 53 (12.30%) Degree
2 10 (2.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.39%) MCSE
3 6 (1.39%) MCSA
3 6 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (1.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (1.16%) VCP5
5 4 (0.93%) MCTS
5 4 (0.93%) MCITP
6 3 (0.70%) PhD
7 2 (0.46%) Sun Certification
7 2 (0.46%) MCP
8 1 (0.23%) ISEB
8 1 (0.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (15.31%) SLA
2 14 (3.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 12 (2.78%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.39%) QA
5 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 16 (3.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (3.48%) Active Directory
3 14 (3.25%) Oracle RAC
4 8 (1.86%) vSphere
5 7 (1.62%) Oracle RMAN
6 6 (1.39%) VMware ESX
7 5 (1.16%) XenApp
7 5 (1.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.46%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.46%) XenServer
8 2 (0.46%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.46%) VMFS
8 2 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.23%) Xen
9 1 (0.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 20 (4.64%) MOM
2 8 (1.86%) Tivoli
3 7 (1.62%) Data Guard
4 3 (0.70%) SCCM
5 2 (0.46%) Sysprep
5 2 (0.46%) HP SIM
5 2 (0.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.23%) AppManager
6 1 (0.23%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 151 (35.03%) Oracle
2 135 (31.32%) Microsoft
3 20 (4.64%) VMware
4 18 (4.18%) HP
5 16 (3.71%) Business Objects
6 13 (3.02%) SAP
7 12 (2.78%) Cognos
8 10 (2.32%) Citrix
8 10 (2.32%) IBM
9 9 (2.09%) Cisco
9 9 (2.09%) PeopleSoft
10 6 (1.39%) Lumesse
11 4 (0.93%) TIBCO
11 4 (0.93%) Progress
12 3 (0.70%) NetApp
12 3 (0.70%) Dell
12 3 (0.70%) Intel
12 3 (0.70%) Symantec
12 3 (0.70%) Altiris
13 2 (0.46%) Fiserv
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £32,000 to £45,000 per annum £32,000 - £45,000 + On Experience +
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: ASAP
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus excellent benefits & overtime
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Vadis People
Salary: Circa £340-360 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus excellent benefits & overtime
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25k-35k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Harris Global
Salary: £45,000 per annum £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Advancing People Recruitment
Posted: 8 days ago
Bedfordshire
DP Connect
Salary: £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 15 days ago
Luton
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Luton
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 19 days ago
Luton
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: 20 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Depending on experience
Posted: 20 days ago
Luton
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £32000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago