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

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 276 261 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 23.21% 25.24% 25.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 51.88% 59.73% 54.14%
Number of salaries quoted 271 253 221
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%
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
532 437 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 44.74% 42.26% 47.15%
Number of salaries quoted 488 426 414
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 21 August 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 21 August 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 0 120 £42,000 -1.17% 8
Bedford -8 58 £46,250 +2.77% 6
Dunstable +5 23 £37,500 -5.06% 1
Leighton Buzzard 0 15 £32,500 -16.66% 3
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 311 (59.58%) SQL Server
2 273 (52.30%) .NET
3 231 (44.25%) C#
4 206 (39.46%) Microsoft
5 203 (38.89%) ASP.NET
6 162 (31.03%) T-SQL
7 161 (30.84%) Oracle
8 149 (28.54%) Windows
9 138 (26.44%) JavaScript
10 114 (21.84%) HTML
10 114 (21.84%) XML
11 113 (21.65%) WCF
12 111 (21.26%) SQL Server 2008
13 102 (19.54%) .NET Framework
14 88 (16.86%) MVC
15 85 (16.28%) MS Excel
15 85 (16.28%) Relational Database
16 84 (16.09%) Visual Studio
17 79 (15.13%) Scrum
18 76 (14.56%) Software Engineering
19 72 (13.79%) SharePoint
20 71 (13.60%) VB.NET
21 66 (12.64%) CSS
21 66 (12.64%) Web Services
21 66 (12.64%) WPF
22 65 (12.45%) IIS
22 65 (12.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 64 (12.26%) Subversion
23 64 (12.26%) Team Foundation Server
24 62 (11.88%) Linux

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 72 (13.79%) SharePoint
2 65 (12.45%) IIS
3 31 (5.94%) BizTalk Server
4 16 (3.07%) Apache
5 12 (2.30%) MS Exchange
6 10 (1.92%) SharePoint Server
7 8 (1.53%) WebSphere
7 8 (1.53%) ColdFusion
8 7 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (1.15%) CMS
9 6 (1.15%) Tomcat
9 6 (1.15%) SAS
9 6 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (0.96%) Oracle Workflow
10 5 (0.96%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
10 5 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (0.77%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
12 3 (0.57%) Papyrus
12 3 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 85 (16.28%) MS Excel
2 18 (3.45%) MS Office
3 4 (0.77%) SPSS
3 4 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (2.30%) Oracle Applications
2 10 (1.92%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (1.53%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (1.53%) Oracle iRecruitment
4 3 (0.57%) Exstream
5 1 (0.19%) Movex
5 1 (0.19%) Academy Housing
5 1 (0.19%) arcHouse
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.19%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.49%) SaaS
2 4 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 42 (8.05%) SAN
2 33 (6.32%) TCP/IP
3 20 (3.83%) Firewall
4 19 (3.64%) NAS
5 17 (3.26%) DNS
5 17 (3.26%) LAN
6 16 (3.07%) WAN
6 16 (3.07%) Internet
7 12 (2.30%) MPLS
7 12 (2.30%) BIG-IP
8 10 (1.92%) DHCP
8 10 (1.92%) FTP
9 8 (1.53%) HTTP
10 7 (1.34%) VPN
10 7 (1.34%) iSCSI
10 7 (1.34%) Fibre Channel
11 5 (0.96%) Network Security
11 5 (0.96%) HTTPS
11 5 (0.96%) SSL
12 3 (0.57%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 311 (59.58%) SQL Server
2 111 (21.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 85 (16.28%) Relational Database
4 65 (12.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 58 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
6 43 (8.24%) Oracle Database
7 41 (7.85%) Crystal Reports
8 34 (6.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 30 (5.75%) SQL Server 2012
10 28 (5.36%) MySQL
11 27 (5.17%) Oracle Reports
12 22 (4.21%) Data Warehouse
13 17 (3.26%) RDBMS
13 17 (3.26%) Oracle Database 11g
14 12 (2.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 10 (1.92%) SQL Server 2000
16 5 (0.96%) Data Mining
17 4 (0.77%) DataStage
17 4 (0.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 2 (0.38%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 84 (16.09%) Visual Studio
2 64 (12.26%) Subversion
2 64 (12.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 29 (5.56%) MSTest
3 29 (5.56%) NUnit
4 18 (3.45%) Moq
5 15 (2.87%) JIRA
6 12 (2.30%) TeamCity
7 10 (1.92%) PowerBuilder
8 7 (1.34%) LoadRunner
8 7 (1.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 6 (1.15%) Talend Open Studio
10 4 (0.77%) Toad
10 4 (0.77%) Zephyr
11 3 (0.57%) FogBugz
11 3 (0.57%) Bugzilla
11 3 (0.57%) Rhino Mocks
11 3 (0.57%) Maven
12 2 (0.38%) Ant
12 2 (0.38%) Oracle Forms
General
1 50 (9.58%) Finance
2 26 (4.98%) Retail
3 15 (2.87%) Manufacturing
4 12 (2.30%) Banking
5 8 (1.53%) Marketing
6 7 (1.34%) Legal
7 4 (0.77%) Automotive
8 3 (0.57%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.38%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.38%) Back Office
9 2 (0.38%) Advertising
10 1 (0.19%) French Language
10 1 (0.19%) German Language
10 1 (0.19%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 244 (46.74%) Developer
2 89 (17.05%) Senior Developer
2 89 (17.05%) .NET Developer
3 84 (16.09%) Analyst
4 66 (12.64%) C# Developer
5 53 (10.15%) C# .NET Developer
6 40 (7.66%) Architect
7 38 (7.28%) Senior C# Developer
8 36 (6.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 33 (6.32%) DBA
10 32 (6.13%) Support Analyst
11 30 (5.75%) Software Developer
12 29 (5.56%) Applications Support
13 27 (5.17%) ASP.NET Developer
14 26 (4.98%) Support Engineer
15 20 (3.83%) Lead Developer
15 20 (3.83%) Solutions Architect
16 19 (3.64%) Administrator
17 18 (3.45%) Business Analyst
18 17 (3.26%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 273 (52.30%) .NET
2 203 (38.89%) ASP.NET
3 114 (21.84%) XML
3 114 (21.84%) HTML
4 113 (21.65%) WCF
5 102 (19.54%) .NET Framework
6 66 (12.64%) WPF
6 66 (12.64%) CSS
6 66 (12.64%) Web Services
7 55 (10.54%) Silverlight
8 52 (9.96%) WinForms
9 51 (9.77%) ASP.NET MVC
10 42 (8.05%) jQuery
11 41 (7.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 38 (7.28%) LINQ
13 31 (5.94%) Middleware
14 24 (4.60%) Ajax
14 24 (4.60%) Classic ASP
15 19 (3.64%) ADO.NET
15 19 (3.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 25 (4.79%) N-Tier
2 23 (4.41%) Computer Science
3 22 (4.21%) Replication
4 17 (3.26%) Statistics
5 15 (2.87%) Management Information System
6 14 (2.68%) Client/Server
6 14 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (2.30%) Clustering
8 5 (0.96%) Mathematics
9 4 (0.77%) Tandem
9 4 (0.77%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (0.77%) iSeries
9 4 (0.77%) LPAR
9 4 (0.77%) Wiki
10 2 (0.38%) EPoS
10 2 (0.38%) NHS
10 2 (0.38%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.19%) FMCG
11 1 (0.19%) DataPower
11 1 (0.19%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 149 (28.54%) Windows
2 62 (11.88%) Linux
3 37 (7.09%) UNIX
4 36 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (5.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (3.07%) SUSE
6 16 (3.07%) Oracle Linux
7 12 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (1.72%) Windows 7
10 8 (1.53%) Windows XP
11 6 (1.15%) Solaris
12 5 (0.96%) Windows Vista
13 4 (0.77%) OS/400
14 3 (0.57%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.19%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (16.86%) MVC
2 79 (15.13%) Scrum
3 76 (14.56%) Software Engineering
4 55 (10.54%) Multithreading
5 51 (9.77%) TDD
5 51 (9.77%) Project Management
6 49 (9.39%) Root Cause Analysis
7 42 (8.05%) Agile Software Development
8 39 (7.47%) OO
9 34 (6.51%) Configuration Management
10 33 (6.32%) OOD
10 33 (6.32%) Continuous Integration
11 29 (5.56%) Incident Management
12 28 (5.36%) ITIL
13 23 (4.41%) Service Delivery
13 23 (4.41%) Migration
14 22 (4.21%) CRM
15 21 (4.02%) Business Analysis
15 21 (4.02%) Technical Architecture
16 19 (3.64%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 231 (44.25%) C#
2 162 (31.03%) T-SQL
3 138 (26.44%) JavaScript
4 71 (13.60%) VB.NET
5 53 (10.15%) Java
6 49 (9.39%) VB
7 47 (9.00%) PL/SQL
8 22 (4.21%) Shell Script
8 22 (4.21%) C
9 18 (3.45%) VB6
10 13 (2.49%) C++
11 12 (2.30%) PHP
12 9 (1.72%) Groovy
13 4 (0.77%) PowerShell
13 4 (0.77%) Python
13 4 (0.77%) XAML
14 3 (0.57%) PowerHouse
14 3 (0.57%) VBScript
15 1 (0.19%) VBA
15 1 (0.19%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 58 (11.11%) Degree
2 28 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (4.60%) MCSE
4 18 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 15 (2.87%) VCP5
6 11 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
6 11 (2.11%) MCSA
7 10 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 9 (1.72%) ISEB
9 7 (1.34%) MCP
10 6 (1.15%) MCTS
10 6 (1.15%) MCITP
10 6 (1.15%) ISTQB
10 6 (1.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (0.96%) CCSP
11 5 (0.96%) CCNP
11 5 (0.96%) CCIP
11 5 (0.96%) CCNA
12 4 (0.77%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.21%) SLA
2 20 (3.83%) QA
3 17 (3.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (1.15%) HL7
4 6 (1.15%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.77%) Data Quality
System Software
1 34 (6.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (3.45%) vSphere
3 16 (3.07%) Oracle RMAN
3 16 (3.07%) Oracle RAC
4 14 (2.68%) Active Directory
5 7 (1.34%) VMware ESX
6 6 (1.15%) VMware Server
7 5 (0.96%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.96%) Terminal Services
8 4 (0.77%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (0.77%) XenApp
8 4 (0.77%) XenServer
9 3 (0.57%) VMFS
9 3 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (0.38%) MetaFrame
11 1 (0.19%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (3.07%) Data Guard
2 11 (2.11%) MOM
3 7 (1.34%) HP SIM
4 3 (0.57%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.38%) Oracle Statspack
5 2 (0.38%) Sysprep
5 2 (0.38%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.19%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.19%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.19%) AppManager
Vendors
1 206 (39.46%) Microsoft
2 161 (30.84%) Oracle
3 49 (9.39%) VMware
4 21 (4.02%) HP
5 20 (3.83%) Cisco
6 13 (2.49%) Citrix
7 12 (2.30%) CheckPoint
7 12 (2.30%) F5
8 11 (2.11%) NetApp
9 10 (1.92%) Dell
10 9 (1.72%) IBM
10 9 (1.72%) Business Objects
11 8 (1.53%) Perforce
12 7 (1.34%) JBoss
13 6 (1.15%) Talend
14 3 (0.57%) Symantec
14 3 (0.57%) SAP
15 2 (0.38%) Progress
15 2 (0.38%) Cognizant
16 1 (0.19%) Informatica
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leighton Buzzard
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £35,000 per annum basic + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sandy, Bedfordshire
RSPB
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + 10% bonus, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + BENS
Posted: 7 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Bedford
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 15 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Vadis
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Up to £35k + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago