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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 231 291 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 19.93% 24.01% 22.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 49.78% 49.32% 53.86%
Number of salaries quoted 185 274 245
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
464 590 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 40.03% 48.68% 41.87%
Number of salaries quoted 364 543 442
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 31 March 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 31 March 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 -7 69 £40,500 +1.25% 3
Bedford +1 49 £38,000 -15.55% 5
Dunstable +6 18 £55,000 +42.85% 1
Leighton Buzzard -6 7 £28,750 -36.11%
Shefford - 1 £52,500 -
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 141 (35.34%) Oracle
2 131 (32.83%) SQL Server
2 131 (32.83%) .NET
3 111 (27.82%) Microsoft
4 101 (25.31%) Agile Software Development
5 100 (25.06%) C#
5 100 (25.06%) Windows
6 97 (24.31%) Java
7 89 (22.31%) ASP.NET
8 88 (22.06%) PL/SQL
9 84 (21.05%) MS Excel
10 82 (20.55%) HTML
11 70 (17.54%) Finance
12 69 (17.29%) ITIL
13 66 (16.54%) UNIX
14 63 (15.79%) SLA
15 57 (14.29%) J2EE
15 57 (14.29%) Scrum
16 56 (14.04%) MVC
17 55 (13.78%) WebLogic
18 54 (13.53%) Linux
19 53 (13.28%) Tomcat
20 50 (12.53%) JavaScript
21 48 (12.03%) Solaris
22 47 (11.78%) CSS
23 46 (11.53%) Business Intelligence
23 46 (11.53%) Shell Script
24 45 (11.28%) Web Services
24 45 (11.28%) XML
25 42 (10.53%) T-SQL

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 55 (13.78%) WebLogic
2 53 (13.28%) Tomcat
3 42 (10.53%) SharePoint
4 34 (8.52%) Apache
5 30 (7.52%) IIS
6 12 (3.01%) WebLogic Portal
7 10 (2.51%) Confluence
8 7 (1.75%) MS Exchange
9 6 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (1.25%) SAS
11 4 (1.00%) JBoss
12 2 (0.50%) Node.js
12 2 (0.50%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.50%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.25%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.25%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 84 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 33 (8.27%) MS Office
3 13 (3.26%) MS Project
4 5 (1.25%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.75%) SPSS
6 2 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.25%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 9 (2.26%) Agresso
1 9 (2.26%) Cognos TM1
2 7 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (1.50%) PRMS
4 3 (0.75%) Summit
4 3 (0.75%) FLEXCUBE
4 3 (0.75%) Temenos T24
4 3 (0.75%) Finacle
5 2 (0.50%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.50%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.50%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (0.50%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (0.50%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.50%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.50%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.25%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.25%) Academy Housing
6 1 (0.25%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (0.75%) SaaS
1 3 (0.75%) Office 365
2 2 (0.50%) IaaS
3 1 (0.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (5.26%) SAN
2 19 (4.76%) AMQP
3 13 (3.26%) Fibre Channel
4 7 (1.75%) LAN
5 6 (1.50%) iSCSI
6 5 (1.25%) NetScaler
7 4 (1.00%) PuTTY
7 4 (1.00%) WinSCP
7 4 (1.00%) SSH
7 4 (1.00%) FTP
7 4 (1.00%) Internet
8 3 (0.75%) WAN
9 2 (0.50%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.50%) Intranet
10 1 (0.25%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.25%) DNS
10 1 (0.25%) DHCP
10 1 (0.25%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (32.83%) SQL Server
2 39 (9.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (9.27%) MySQL
4 31 (7.77%) Oracle Database
5 20 (5.01%) Crystal Reports
6 16 (4.01%) Relational Database
6 16 (4.01%) SQL Server 2012
7 15 (3.76%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (3.76%) SQL Server 2005
8 14 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (3.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 11 (2.76%) OLAP
10 11 (2.76%) OLAP Cube
11 9 (2.26%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 9 (2.26%) Oracle Reports
12 8 (2.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 7 (1.75%) Oracle Database 10g
14 6 (1.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 5 (1.25%) RDBMS
16 3 (0.75%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 37 (9.27%) Visual Studio
2 21 (5.26%) PeopleTools
3 20 (5.01%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (3.51%) JIRA
5 13 (3.26%) Moq
6 12 (3.01%) Rhino Mocks
6 12 (3.01%) LoadRunner
7 10 (2.51%) Git (software)
8 9 (2.26%) Subversion
9 4 (1.00%) Toad
10 2 (0.50%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (0.50%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.50%) NUnit
10 2 (0.50%) Axure RP
11 1 (0.25%) Xcode
General
1 70 (17.54%) Finance
2 15 (3.76%) Automotive
2 15 (3.76%) Retail
3 13 (3.26%) Marketing
4 12 (3.01%) Banking
5 9 (2.26%) Aerospace
6 6 (1.50%) Legal
7 5 (1.25%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.00%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.50%) Front Office
9 2 (0.50%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 141 (35.34%) Analyst
2 136 (34.09%) Developer
3 76 (19.05%) Applications Support
4 53 (13.28%) Support Analyst
5 40 (10.03%) .NET Developer
6 37 (9.27%) C# Developer
6 37 (9.27%) Applications Support Analyst
7 34 (8.52%) C# .NET Developer
8 29 (7.27%) Support Engineer
9 24 (6.02%) Systems Analyst
10 23 (5.76%) Support Specialist
10 23 (5.76%) Senior Developer
10 23 (5.76%) Applications Specialist
10 23 (5.76%) Applications Support Specialist
10 23 (5.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 21 (5.26%) PeopleSoft Analyst
12 20 (5.01%) Software Developer
13 18 (4.51%) Business Analyst
13 18 (4.51%) Senior C# Developer
14 15 (3.76%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (32.83%) .NET
2 89 (22.31%) ASP.NET
3 82 (20.55%) HTML
4 57 (14.29%) J2EE
5 47 (11.78%) CSS
6 45 (11.28%) Web Services
6 45 (11.28%) XML
7 35 (8.77%) ASP.NET MVC
8 33 (8.27%) JMS
9 29 (7.27%) jQuery
9 29 (7.27%) .NET Framework
10 28 (7.02%) WCF
10 28 (7.02%) XSLT
11 26 (6.52%) XSL
11 26 (6.52%) REST
12 25 (6.27%) WinForms
13 19 (4.76%) WPF
14 18 (4.51%) HTML5
14 18 (4.51%) CSS3
15 17 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 32 (8.02%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (3.76%) N-Tier
3 12 (3.01%) Replication
4 9 (2.26%) Management Information System
4 9 (2.26%) Visualisation
5 8 (2.01%) Data Structures
6 7 (1.75%) FMCG
7 6 (1.50%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.50%) Clustering
8 2 (0.50%) Economics
8 2 (0.50%) Statistics
8 2 (0.50%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.50%) Physics
8 2 (0.50%) iSeries
8 2 (0.50%) LPAR
8 2 (0.50%) User Experience
8 2 (0.50%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.25%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.25%) RIA
9 1 (0.25%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 100 (25.06%) Windows
2 66 (16.54%) UNIX
3 54 (13.53%) Linux
4 48 (12.03%) Solaris
5 14 (3.51%) HPUX
6 9 (2.26%) Windows 7
6 9 (2.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (2.01%) Android
7 8 (2.01%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (1.75%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.75%) Windows Vista
9 3 (0.75%) Windows 2000
9 3 (0.75%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.50%) OS/400
11 1 (0.25%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (25.31%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (17.29%) ITIL
3 57 (14.29%) Scrum
4 56 (14.04%) MVC
5 46 (11.53%) Business Intelligence
6 40 (10.03%) User Acceptance Testing
7 34 (8.52%) Service Management
8 33 (8.27%) OO
9 30 (7.52%) Mentoring
10 26 (6.52%) Software Engineering
11 24 (6.02%) Disaster Recovery
12 20 (5.01%) Project Management
13 19 (4.76%) ERP
13 19 (4.76%) Web Development
14 18 (4.51%) Stakeholder Management
14 18 (4.51%) TDD
15 17 (4.26%) Performance Tuning
16 16 (4.01%) Business Analysis
16 16 (4.01%) OOD
16 16 (4.01%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 100 (25.06%) C#
2 97 (24.31%) Java
3 88 (22.06%) PL/SQL
4 50 (12.53%) JavaScript
5 46 (11.53%) Shell Script
6 42 (10.53%) T-SQL
7 28 (7.02%) VB.NET
8 26 (6.52%) VB
9 19 (4.76%) VBA
10 13 (3.26%) PowerShell
11 5 (1.25%) VB6
12 3 (0.75%) C
12 3 (0.75%) MATLAB
12 3 (0.75%) XAML
12 3 (0.75%) C++
13 2 (0.50%) Erlang
13 2 (0.50%) Groovy
14 1 (0.25%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.25%) PHP
14 1 (0.25%) VC++
Qualifications
1 40 (10.03%) Degree
2 11 (2.76%) ISEB
3 9 (2.26%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (2.26%) CCNA
4 6 (1.50%) ISTQB
4 6 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (1.50%) CCNP
5 5 (1.25%) MCSE
5 5 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (1.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (1.00%) MCSA
7 3 (0.75%) CCA
7 3 (0.75%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (0.75%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.25%) VCP5
8 1 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.25%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (15.79%) SLA
2 10 (2.51%) QA
3 9 (2.26%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 25 (6.27%) Active Directory
2 18 (4.51%) vSphere
3 9 (2.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (2.01%) Terminal Services
5 7 (1.75%) Oracle RAC
5 7 (1.75%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 6 (1.50%) XenApp
6 6 (1.50%) XenDesktop
6 6 (1.50%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (3.01%) MOM
2 10 (2.51%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (2.01%) SCCM
4 4 (1.00%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 141 (35.34%) Oracle
2 111 (27.82%) Microsoft
3 26 (6.52%) VMware
4 23 (5.76%) SAP
5 21 (5.26%) Cisco
5 21 (5.26%) PeopleSoft
6 17 (4.26%) HP
7 16 (4.01%) Cognos
7 16 (4.01%) Symantec
8 14 (3.51%) Citrix
9 12 (3.01%) CommVault
9 12 (3.01%) FalconStor
10 8 (2.01%) Altiris
10 8 (2.01%) Tableau
11 7 (1.75%) Wall Street Systems
12 6 (1.50%) Intel
13 5 (1.25%) Omniture
14 4 (1.00%) Telerik
14 4 (1.00%) BEA
15 3 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
Bedfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + + Bonus (7k) + Full Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Volt
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £86000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension,Healthcare,holidays
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + On Call Allowance
Posted: 12 days ago
Luton
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Luton
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Arjohuntleigh UK
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago