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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 210 271 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 20.45% 23.22% 23.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.95% 51.82% 57.24%
Number of salaries quoted 203 265 231
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,007 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +5.47%
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
457 523 421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 44.50% 44.82% 40.33%
Number of salaries quoted 420 481 405
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £56,000
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 3 August 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 3 August 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 -4 81 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Bedford -1 48 £42,500 -5.55% 5
Dunstable -2 28 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Leighton Buzzard -1 2 £50,000 +53.84% 1
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

1 187 (44.21%) .NET
2 177 (41.84%) C#
3 169 (39.95%) SQL Server
4 154 (36.41%) ASP.NET
5 136 (32.15%) Agile Software Development
6 135 (31.91%) Microsoft
7 125 (29.55%) HTML
8 119 (28.13%) CSS
9 118 (27.90%) JavaScript
10 103 (24.35%) Windows
11 100 (23.64%) Oracle
12 95 (22.46%) T-SQL
13 92 (21.75%) MVC
14 88 (20.80%) Finance
15 85 (20.09%) jQuery
16 75 (17.73%) PL/SQL
17 67 (15.84%) ASP.NET MVC
18 64 (15.13%) Java
19 62 (14.66%) MS Excel
20 57 (13.48%) Business Intelligence
21 56 (13.24%) .NET Framework
22 55 (13.00%) Web Services
23 48 (11.35%) Software Engineering
24 47 (11.11%) XML
25 46 (10.87%) CSS3
26 45 (10.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 45 (10.64%) Oracle Database
27 44 (10.40%) SharePoint
27 44 (10.40%) Visual Studio
28 42 (9.93%) Entity Framework

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 44 (10.40%) SharePoint
2 35 (8.27%) IIS
3 25 (5.91%) WebLogic
4 23 (5.44%) Tomcat
5 10 (2.36%) SharePoint 2013
6 9 (2.13%) Confluence
7 8 (1.89%) Apache
8 5 (1.18%) Node.js
8 5 (1.18%) WebLogic Portal
9 4 (0.95%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (0.95%) SAS
10 3 (0.71%) MS Exchange
10 3 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (0.71%) CMS
11 1 (0.24%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.24%) NServiceBus
11 1 (0.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.24%) Oracle Service Bus
11 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.24%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 62 (14.66%) MS Excel
2 31 (7.33%) MS Office
3 3 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (2.36%) Agresso
2 9 (2.13%) Cognos TM1
3 6 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.95%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.71%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.47%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (0.47%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.47%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.47%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (0.47%) Oracle Assets
6 2 (0.47%) Oracle iProcurement
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.24%) Orchard Housing
7 1 (0.24%) Aareon QL
7 1 (0.24%) OPENHousing
7 1 (0.24%) MIS ActiveH
7 1 (0.24%) Academy Housing
7 1 (0.24%) arcHouse
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 21 (4.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (3.07%) Office 365
3 12 (2.84%) SaaS
4 4 (0.95%) IaaS
5 3 (0.71%) PaaS
5 3 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.47%) Force.com
6 2 (0.47%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 28 (6.62%) SAN
2 15 (3.55%) AMQP
3 13 (3.07%) iSCSI
3 13 (3.07%) LAN
3 13 (3.07%) TCP/IP
4 11 (2.60%) DNS
4 11 (2.60%) DHCP
4 11 (2.60%) Intranet
5 10 (2.36%) Fibre Channel
6 9 (2.13%) WAN
7 4 (0.95%) Firewall
8 3 (0.71%) MPLS
9 1 (0.24%) ATM
9 1 (0.24%) Internet
9 1 (0.24%) BIG-IP
9 1 (0.24%) VLAN
9 1 (0.24%) NAS
9 1 (0.24%) FTP
9 1 (0.24%) HTTP
9 1 (0.24%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (39.95%) SQL Server
2 45 (10.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 45 (10.64%) Oracle Database
3 41 (9.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 39 (9.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 33 (7.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 24 (5.67%) Oracle Reports
7 22 (5.20%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 21 (4.96%) Data Warehouse
9 20 (4.73%) MySQL
10 18 (4.26%) Crystal Reports
11 17 (4.02%) Relational Database
12 16 (3.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 11 (2.60%) SQL Server 2005
14 10 (2.36%) Oracle Database 10g
15 8 (1.89%) MS Access
15 8 (1.89%) Azure SQL Database
16 7 (1.65%) Big Data
16 7 (1.65%) OLAP
17 6 (1.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 44 (10.40%) Visual Studio
2 25 (5.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (3.55%) JIRA
4 9 (2.13%) LoadRunner
4 9 (2.13%) Git (software)
5 7 (1.65%) Subversion
6 6 (1.42%) PeopleTools
7 5 (1.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 4 (0.95%) NUnit
9 3 (0.71%) Selenium
9 3 (0.71%) Moq
9 3 (0.71%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (0.71%) PowerBuilder
9 3 (0.71%) VersaTest
10 2 (0.47%) Axure RP
10 2 (0.47%) MSTest
10 2 (0.47%) Rhino Mocks
11 1 (0.24%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.24%) JMeter
11 1 (0.24%) JDeveloper
General
1 88 (20.80%) Finance
2 33 (7.80%) Banking
3 19 (4.49%) Marketing
4 13 (3.07%) Back Office
5 11 (2.60%) Automotive
6 8 (1.89%) Retail
7 6 (1.42%) Retail Banking
7 6 (1.42%) Hindi Language
7 6 (1.42%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.18%) Legal
8 5 (1.18%) French Language
8 5 (1.18%) German Language
9 4 (0.95%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.47%) Billing
10 2 (0.47%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.24%) Advertising
11 1 (0.24%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 196 (46.34%) Developer
2 98 (23.17%) Analyst
3 55 (13.00%) .NET Developer
4 52 (12.29%) C# Developer
5 50 (11.82%) Applications Support
6 47 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
7 37 (8.75%) Support Analyst
8 29 (6.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 28 (6.62%) Applications Support Analyst
10 25 (5.91%) Web Developer
11 21 (4.96%) Senior Developer
12 18 (4.26%) Software Developer
13 17 (4.02%) Business Analyst
13 17 (4.02%) Data Analyst
14 16 (3.78%) Oracle Developer
14 16 (3.78%) Architect
14 16 (3.78%) DBA
15 15 (3.55%) Java Developer
16 13 (3.07%) SQL DBA
17 12 (2.84%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (44.21%) .NET
2 154 (36.41%) ASP.NET
3 125 (29.55%) HTML
4 119 (28.13%) CSS
5 85 (20.09%) jQuery
6 67 (15.84%) ASP.NET MVC
7 56 (13.24%) .NET Framework
8 55 (13.00%) Web Services
9 47 (11.11%) XML
10 46 (10.87%) CSS3
11 42 (9.93%) Entity Framework
12 38 (8.98%) HTML5
13 36 (8.51%) WCF
14 34 (8.04%) XSLT
15 29 (6.86%) AngularJS
16 26 (6.15%) WPF
17 25 (5.91%) XSL
18 24 (5.67%) J2EE
19 22 (5.20%) JMS
20 20 (4.73%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 32 (7.57%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (4.02%) Management Information System
3 14 (3.31%) Client/Server
4 12 (2.84%) Replication
4 12 (2.84%) Clustering
4 12 (2.84%) Visualisation
4 12 (2.84%) Mathematics
4 12 (2.84%) Computer Science
4 12 (2.84%) Data Centre
5 10 (2.36%) N-Tier
6 5 (1.18%) iSeries
6 5 (1.18%) LPAR
6 5 (1.18%) Data Structures
7 3 (0.71%) Statistics
8 2 (0.47%) Wiki
8 2 (0.47%) User Experience
9 1 (0.24%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.24%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.24%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.24%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 103 (24.35%) Windows
2 28 (6.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (5.67%) Linux
4 20 (4.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (4.02%) Solaris
6 17 (4.02%) UNIX
7 7 (1.65%) HPUX
8 6 (1.42%) Windows 2000
8 6 (1.42%) Windows XP
8 6 (1.42%) Windows Vista
9 5 (1.18%) OS/400
10 3 (0.71%) Android
10 3 (0.71%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (0.71%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.71%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.47%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.24%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (32.15%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (21.75%) MVC
3 57 (13.48%) Business Intelligence
4 48 (11.35%) Software Engineering
5 41 (9.69%) Scrum
6 36 (8.51%) Mentoring
7 35 (8.27%) SDLC
8 31 (7.33%) Project Management
9 30 (7.09%) ITIL
10 24 (5.67%) CRM
10 24 (5.67%) Waterfall
11 23 (5.44%) E-Commerce
11 23 (5.44%) OO
11 23 (5.44%) Stakeholder Management
12 21 (4.96%) UML
12 21 (4.96%) Data Analysis
12 21 (4.96%) User Acceptance Testing
13 18 (4.26%) Web Development
14 17 (4.02%) Business Analysis
14 17 (4.02%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 177 (41.84%) C#
2 118 (27.90%) JavaScript
3 95 (22.46%) T-SQL
4 75 (17.73%) PL/SQL
5 64 (15.13%) Java
6 29 (6.86%) VB
7 28 (6.62%) VB.NET
8 17 (4.02%) Shell Script
9 15 (3.55%) C
10 12 (2.84%) C++
11 9 (2.13%) PowerShell
12 5 (1.18%) VBA
12 5 (1.18%) Python
13 4 (0.95%) VB6
14 3 (0.71%) XAML
15 2 (0.47%) Apex Code
15 2 (0.47%) SOQL
15 2 (0.47%) SOSL
15 2 (0.47%) PHP
16 1 (0.24%) Perl
Qualifications
1 36 (8.51%) Degree
2 17 (4.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (3.78%) MCSE
4 11 (2.60%) ISEB
5 10 (2.36%) CCNA
5 10 (2.36%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (2.13%) MCSA
6 9 (2.13%) CCA
6 9 (2.13%) Citrix Certification
6 9 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (1.42%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.95%) CCNP
9 3 (0.71%) MCP
10 1 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.24%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.24%) ACCA
10 1 (0.24%) CIPFA
10 1 (0.24%) CCAB
10 1 (0.24%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (9.69%) SLA
2 19 (4.49%) QA
3 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (7.57%) Active Directory
2 16 (3.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (3.07%) Terminal Services
4 11 (2.60%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 8 (1.89%) Oracle RAC
6 7 (1.65%) VMware ESX
7 6 (1.42%) vSphere
8 3 (0.71%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.71%) ISA Server
8 3 (0.71%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (0.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (0.47%) MOM
2 1 (0.24%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.24%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 135 (31.91%) Microsoft
2 100 (23.64%) Oracle
3 28 (6.62%) VMware
4 23 (5.44%) Cisco
5 15 (3.55%) Cognos
5 15 (3.55%) Citrix
6 14 (3.31%) HP
7 10 (2.36%) Nintex
8 9 (2.13%) Wall Street Systems
9 8 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (1.65%) SAP
11 6 (1.42%) PeopleSoft
11 6 (1.42%) CommVault
11 6 (1.42%) FalconStor
11 6 (1.42%) Tableau
12 5 (1.18%) Omniture
13 4 (0.95%) LANDesk
13 4 (0.95%) Minitab
13 4 (0.95%) Teradata
13 4 (0.95%) BEA
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 50k + pension, training budgets, flexitime and more
Posted: 14 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £37500 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Poole and Partners
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum plus c.£10,000 shift allowances
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Dependant on Experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Luton
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Bedfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + 10% BONUS
Posted: 13 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 18 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago