The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 5 8
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 218 213 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 22.97% 18.72% 21.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 53.69% 45.32% 44.50%
Number of salaries quoted 181 177 259
Median salary £47,500 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
406 470 609
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 42.78% 41.30% 49.03%
Number of salaries quoted 354 381 573
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,100 £64,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 6 May 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

SQL
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -4 56 £45,000 +7.78% 7
Bedford +14 54 £45,000 +11.80% 9
Dunstable -14 14 £40,000 -20.00%
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 155 (42.94%) C#
1 155 (42.94%) .NET
2 138 (38.23%) SQL Server
3 113 (31.30%) Agile Software Development
4 99 (27.42%) ASP.NET
5 88 (24.38%) Windows
6 86 (23.82%) T-SQL
7 82 (22.71%) Microsoft
8 79 (21.88%) Oracle
9 78 (21.61%) JavaScript
10 74 (20.50%) CSS
11 73 (20.22%) HTML
11 73 (20.22%) MVC
12 69 (19.11%) Web Services
13 61 (16.90%) Finance
13 61 (16.90%) jQuery
13 61 (16.90%) ASP.NET MVC
14 55 (15.24%) Java
15 52 (14.40%) PL/SQL
15 52 (14.40%) SQL Server 2008
16 51 (14.13%) Software Engineering
17 50 (13.85%) SQL Server 2012
18 45 (12.47%) Banking
19 41 (11.36%) Windows Server
20 40 (11.08%) AngularJS
21 39 (10.80%) MS Excel
21 39 (10.80%) Business Intelligence
22 38 (10.53%) ITIL
22 38 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
22 38 (10.53%) HTML5

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 33 (9.14%) IIS
2 22 (6.09%) WebSphere
3 20 (5.54%) MQSeries
4 15 (4.16%) NetWeaver
5 11 (3.05%) SharePoint
6 10 (2.77%) WebLogic
7 5 (1.39%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.83%) Confluence
8 3 (0.83%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.55%) Apache
9 2 (0.55%) IBM Domino
9 2 (0.55%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.55%) Oracle Self-Service HR
9 2 (0.55%) SAS
10 1 (0.28%) CMS
10 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.28%) Moodle
Applications
1 39 (10.80%) MS Excel
2 18 (4.99%) MS Office
3 3 (0.83%) HipChat
4 2 (0.55%) SPSS
5 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 26 (7.20%) Oracle EBS
1 26 (7.20%) Oracle EBS R12
2 25 (6.93%) Oracle HRMS
2 25 (6.93%) Oracle iRecruitment
3 23 (6.37%) Oracle Payroll
4 5 (1.39%) Sage 200
5 4 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (1.11%) Sage X3
6 3 (0.83%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.55%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.55%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.28%) FastStats
8 1 (0.28%) PeopleSoft HCM
8 1 (0.28%) SAP HCM
8 1 (0.28%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 28 (7.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.66%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.66%) SaaS
3 2 (0.55%) Office 365
4 1 (0.28%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.39%) VLAN
2 4 (1.11%) Internet
2 4 (1.11%) Intranet
2 4 (1.11%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.11%) VoIP
3 3 (0.83%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (0.83%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (0.83%) SNMP
3 3 (0.83%) WAN
4 1 (0.28%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (38.23%) SQL Server
2 52 (14.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 50 (13.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 32 (8.86%) Relational Database
5 28 (7.76%) Data Warehouse
5 28 (7.76%) MySQL
5 28 (7.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 23 (6.37%) Oracle BI EE
7 19 (5.26%) NoSQL
8 17 (4.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 11 (3.05%) Oracle Database
9 11 (3.05%) Oracle Database 10g
10 10 (2.77%) Oracle Reports
11 9 (2.49%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 9 (2.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (1.66%) BusinessObjects
12 6 (1.66%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (1.11%) SQL Server 2014
14 3 (0.83%) Data Mining
14 3 (0.83%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 33 (9.14%) Visual Studio
2 27 (7.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 26 (7.20%) Subversion
4 21 (5.82%) JIRA
5 16 (4.43%) Git (software)
6 13 (3.60%) LoadRunner
7 10 (2.77%) Selenium
8 9 (2.49%) ClearQuest
9 7 (1.94%) JMeter
10 5 (1.39%) HP UFT
10 5 (1.39%) SoapUI
11 4 (1.11%) Talend Open Studio
12 3 (0.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (0.83%) GitLab
12 3 (0.83%) PowerBuilder
12 3 (0.83%) TeamCity
13 2 (0.55%) SpecFlow
14 1 (0.28%) Jasmine
14 1 (0.28%) NCrunch
14 1 (0.28%) NUnit
General
1 61 (16.90%) Finance
2 45 (12.47%) Banking
3 25 (6.93%) Retail
4 14 (3.88%) Marketing
5 9 (2.49%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.11%) Dutch Language
6 4 (1.11%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.11%) French Language
6 4 (1.11%) German Language
7 3 (0.83%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.55%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.28%) Automotive
9 1 (0.28%) Legal
9 1 (0.28%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 157 (43.49%) Developer
2 92 (25.48%) .NET Developer
3 87 (24.10%) Analyst
4 50 (13.85%) C# Developer
5 46 (12.74%) C# .NET Developer
6 45 (12.47%) Senior Developer
7 42 (11.63%) Senior .NET Developer
8 40 (11.08%) Support Analyst
9 30 (8.31%) Oracle Analyst
10 27 (7.48%) Oracle Support Analyst
11 24 (6.65%) Consultant
12 19 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
12 19 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 19 (5.26%) Software Engineer
13 18 (4.99%) Applications Support
13 18 (4.99%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 18 (4.99%) SQL Analyst
13 18 (4.99%) Test Analyst
14 17 (4.71%) Database Developer
14 17 (4.71%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (42.94%) .NET
2 99 (27.42%) ASP.NET
3 74 (20.50%) CSS
4 73 (20.22%) HTML
5 69 (19.11%) Web Services
6 61 (16.90%) ASP.NET MVC
6 61 (16.90%) jQuery
7 40 (11.08%) AngularJS
8 38 (10.53%) HTML5
9 36 (9.97%) CSS3
10 32 (8.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 31 (8.59%) .NET Framework
12 19 (5.26%) WCF
13 18 (4.99%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 18 (4.99%) XML
14 16 (4.43%) Spring
15 14 (3.88%) Hibernate
16 13 (3.60%) REST
17 12 (3.32%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 12 (3.32%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (6.65%) Analytical Skills
1 24 (6.65%) iSeries
2 22 (6.09%) AS400
3 16 (4.43%) Management Information System
4 15 (4.16%) Mobile App
5 14 (3.88%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.22%) iPad
7 7 (1.94%) Driving Licence
8 4 (1.11%) EPoS
8 4 (1.11%) User Experience
9 3 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (0.83%) NHS
10 2 (0.55%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.55%) Life Science
10 2 (0.55%) LPAR
10 2 (0.55%) Wiki
11 1 (0.28%) CMDB
11 1 (0.28%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.28%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 88 (24.38%) Windows
2 41 (11.36%) Windows Server
3 38 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (6.65%) OS/400
5 17 (4.71%) Unix
6 5 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.83%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.83%) Linux
7 3 (0.83%) Solaris
7 3 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.55%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.28%) AIX
9 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (31.30%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (20.22%) MVC
3 51 (14.13%) Software Engineering
4 39 (10.80%) Business Intelligence
5 38 (10.53%) ITIL
6 36 (9.97%) Mentoring
7 35 (9.70%) Scrum
8 31 (8.59%) CRM
9 27 (7.48%) Web Development
10 26 (7.20%) SDLC
10 26 (7.20%) System Testing
11 22 (6.09%) TDD
12 20 (5.54%) High Availability
12 20 (5.54%) Performance Analysis
13 19 (5.26%) Data Modelling
14 18 (4.99%) Migration
14 18 (4.99%) User Acceptance Testing
15 17 (4.71%) Automated Testing
15 17 (4.71%) Data Migration
15 17 (4.71%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 155 (42.94%) C#
2 86 (23.82%) T-SQL
3 78 (21.61%) JavaScript
4 55 (15.24%) Java
5 52 (14.40%) PL/SQL
6 20 (5.54%) RPG
7 11 (3.05%) Shell Script
7 11 (3.05%) VB
7 11 (3.05%) VB.NET
8 9 (2.49%) ABAP
9 8 (2.22%) C
9 8 (2.22%) PHP
10 5 (1.39%) C++
11 4 (1.11%) VBA
12 3 (0.83%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.55%) VB6
14 1 (0.28%) AWK
14 1 (0.28%) Erlang
14 1 (0.28%) Korn
14 1 (0.28%) Python
Qualifications
1 27 (7.48%) Degree
2 7 (1.94%) SC Cleared
2 7 (1.94%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.39%) HND
3 5 (1.39%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.11%) HP ASE
4 4 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (0.83%) CCNA
5 3 (0.83%) CCNP
5 3 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.28%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.09%) SLA
2 7 (1.94%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.66%) QA
4 5 (1.39%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.83%) HL7
System Software
1 11 (3.05%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (0.83%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (2.49%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.83%) Puppet
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle EDQ
3 1 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 82 (22.71%) Microsoft
2 79 (21.88%) Oracle
3 30 (8.31%) SAP
4 9 (2.49%) BEA
5 6 (1.66%) Adobe
5 6 (1.66%) IBM
5 6 (1.66%) Intel
5 6 (1.66%) Tableau
5 6 (1.66%) VMware
6 5 (1.39%) HP
6 5 (1.39%) Informatica
6 5 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.11%) Rally
7 4 (1.11%) Sage
7 4 (1.11%) Talend
7 4 (1.11%) VeriFone
8 3 (0.83%) Atlassian
8 3 (0.83%) SolarWinds
8 3 (0.83%) TIBCO
8 3 (0.83%) webMethods
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus (6K) + Full Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
KDR
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Health, Medical
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bedfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Salary: Negotiable + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sandy, Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford
TRG
Salary: 20000-24000 Per Annum Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Metaskil
Salary: From £36,000 to £42,000 per annum upto £42k plus bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton
IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + Pension, 25 Days, Health, Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Bedford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 21 days ago
Bedford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 21 days ago
Luton
Annapurna HR
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Luton
Annapurna HR
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Bedfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Bedfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Health Care and Pension
Posted: 26 days ago
Bedford
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £57500 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 28 days ago