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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 255 242 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 22.00% 25.39% 27.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 47.22% 59.90% 56.16%
Number of salaries quoted 248 235 252
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
540 404 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 46.59% 42.39% 48.07%
Number of salaries quoted 479 397 452
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -1 108 £40,000 - 12
Bedford -9 57 £45,000 - 6
Dunstable +3 18 £41,000 +3.14% 1
Leighton Buzzard +1 15 £32,500 -13.33% 3
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 301 (57.22%) SQL Server
2 277 (52.66%) .NET
3 236 (44.87%) C#
4 203 (38.59%) ASP.NET
5 192 (36.50%) Microsoft
6 170 (32.32%) Oracle
7 149 (28.33%) T-SQL
8 146 (27.76%) JavaScript
9 137 (26.05%) Windows
10 119 (22.62%) HTML
11 114 (21.67%) XML
12 106 (20.15%) WCF
13 104 (19.77%) Agile Software Development
14 101 (19.20%) SQL Server 2008
15 93 (17.68%) .NET Framework
16 90 (17.11%) Visual Studio
17 85 (16.16%) MVC
18 82 (15.59%) VB.NET
19 79 (15.02%) MS Excel
20 77 (14.64%) Scrum
21 67 (12.74%) Linux
21 67 (12.74%) SharePoint
22 66 (12.55%) IIS
23 65 (12.36%) CSS
23 65 (12.36%) Web Services
24 64 (12.17%) Degree
24 64 (12.17%) Relational Database
25 63 (11.98%) Software Engineering
26 62 (11.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 62 (11.79%) WPF

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 67 (12.74%) SharePoint
2 66 (12.55%) IIS
3 30 (5.70%) BizTalk Server
4 22 (4.18%) Apache
5 12 (2.28%) Tomcat
6 11 (2.09%) SharePoint Server
7 10 (1.90%) MS Exchange
8 8 (1.52%) WebLogic
8 8 (1.52%) WebSphere
9 6 (1.14%) CMS
9 6 (1.14%) ColdFusion
10 5 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (0.95%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
11 4 (0.76%) MQSeries
11 4 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
12 3 (0.57%) Exchange Server 5.5
12 3 (0.57%) SAS
12 3 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 79 (15.02%) MS Excel
2 24 (4.56%) MS Office
3 3 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (0.57%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (2.28%) Oracle Applications
2 8 (1.52%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (1.52%) Oracle iRecruitment
2 8 (1.52%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.38%) Agresso
4 2 (0.38%) Exstream
4 2 (0.38%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.19%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.19%) Academy Housing
5 1 (0.19%) arcHouse
5 1 (0.19%) Maximo
5 1 (0.19%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.85%) SaaS
2 6 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 43 (8.17%) SAN
2 31 (5.89%) TCP/IP
3 20 (3.80%) NAS
4 16 (3.04%) Firewall
4 16 (3.04%) LAN
4 16 (3.04%) WAN
4 16 (3.04%) DNS
5 14 (2.66%) Internet
6 12 (2.28%) MPLS
6 12 (2.28%) BIG-IP
7 11 (2.09%) FTP
8 10 (1.90%) DHCP
9 7 (1.33%) Fibre Channel
9 7 (1.33%) iSCSI
9 7 (1.33%) HTTP
10 4 (0.76%) VPN
10 4 (0.76%) SSH
10 4 (0.76%) PuTTY
10 4 (0.76%) WinSCP
11 3 (0.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 301 (57.22%) SQL Server
2 101 (19.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 64 (12.17%) Relational Database
4 62 (11.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 58 (11.03%) SQL Server 2005
6 43 (8.17%) Oracle Database
7 42 (7.98%) Crystal Reports
8 32 (6.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 32 (6.08%) MySQL
9 26 (4.94%) SQL Server 2012
10 23 (4.37%) Oracle Reports
11 16 (3.04%) Data Warehouse
11 16 (3.04%) Oracle Database 11g
12 13 (2.47%) RDBMS
13 10 (1.90%) SQL Server 2000
13 10 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 2 (0.38%) OLAP
14 2 (0.38%) Oracle Database 10g
14 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 1 (0.19%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 90 (17.11%) Visual Studio
2 57 (10.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 56 (10.65%) Subversion
4 27 (5.13%) MSTest
4 27 (5.13%) NUnit
5 19 (3.61%) Moq
6 15 (2.85%) JIRA
7 12 (2.28%) TeamCity
8 10 (1.90%) PowerBuilder
9 8 (1.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 7 (1.33%) LoadRunner
11 6 (1.14%) Talend Open Studio
11 6 (1.14%) Rhino Mocks
12 5 (0.95%) Toad
13 3 (0.57%) Zephyr
13 3 (0.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 3 (0.57%) Maven
14 2 (0.38%) Ant
14 2 (0.38%) Gradle
14 2 (0.38%) Jenkins
General
1 54 (10.27%) Finance
2 31 (5.89%) Retail
3 15 (2.85%) Manufacturing
4 14 (2.66%) Banking
5 9 (1.71%) Automotive
6 8 (1.52%) Marketing
7 7 (1.33%) Legal
8 5 (0.95%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.57%) Advertising
9 3 (0.57%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.57%) Back Office
10 2 (0.38%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.19%) French Language
11 1 (0.19%) German Language
11 1 (0.19%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 259 (49.24%) Developer
2 96 (18.25%) .NET Developer
3 83 (15.78%) Senior Developer
4 82 (15.59%) Analyst
5 72 (13.69%) C# Developer
6 59 (11.22%) C# .NET Developer
7 39 (7.41%) Senior C# Developer
8 38 (7.22%) Support Analyst
8 38 (7.22%) Applications Support
9 34 (6.46%) DBA
10 33 (6.27%) Support Engineer
10 33 (6.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 32 (6.08%) Architect
12 31 (5.89%) Software Developer
13 25 (4.75%) ASP.NET Developer
14 19 (3.61%) Senior .NET Developer
14 19 (3.61%) Applications Support Analyst
14 19 (3.61%) Business Analyst
14 19 (3.61%) Lead Developer
15 18 (3.42%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 277 (52.66%) .NET
2 203 (38.59%) ASP.NET
3 119 (22.62%) HTML
4 114 (21.67%) XML
5 106 (20.15%) WCF
6 93 (17.68%) .NET Framework
7 65 (12.36%) CSS
7 65 (12.36%) Web Services
8 62 (11.79%) WPF
9 50 (9.51%) Silverlight
10 47 (8.94%) WinForms
11 45 (8.56%) ASP.NET MVC
12 40 (7.60%) jQuery
13 37 (7.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 35 (6.65%) LINQ
15 24 (4.56%) Middleware
16 23 (4.37%) Classic ASP
17 22 (4.18%) Ajax
18 18 (3.42%) ADO.NET
19 17 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 29 (5.51%) Computer Science
2 23 (4.37%) N-Tier
3 22 (4.18%) Replication
4 20 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (2.66%) Management Information System
6 13 (2.47%) Statistics
6 13 (2.47%) Clustering
7 10 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (1.52%) Client/Server
9 6 (1.14%) Mathematics
10 4 (0.76%) iSeries
10 4 (0.76%) LPAR
10 4 (0.76%) Data Protection Act
11 3 (0.57%) Wiki
12 2 (0.38%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.38%) EPoS
12 2 (0.38%) NHS
12 2 (0.38%) Tandem
13 1 (0.19%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.19%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 137 (26.05%) Windows
2 67 (12.74%) Linux
3 51 (9.70%) UNIX
4 34 (6.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (4.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (2.85%) SUSE
6 15 (2.85%) Oracle Linux
7 12 (2.28%) Solaris
7 12 (2.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (1.52%) Windows 7
10 5 (0.95%) Windows XP
11 4 (0.76%) OS/400
11 4 (0.76%) Android
11 4 (0.76%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.57%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.57%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (19.77%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (16.16%) MVC
3 77 (14.64%) Scrum
4 63 (11.98%) Software Engineering
5 50 (9.51%) TDD
6 49 (9.32%) Root Cause Analysis
7 47 (8.94%) Project Management
8 44 (8.37%) Multithreading
9 34 (6.46%) ITIL
9 34 (6.46%) OO
10 32 (6.08%) Configuration Management
11 31 (5.89%) Incident Management
12 29 (5.51%) OOD
13 26 (4.94%) Continuous Integration
14 24 (4.56%) CRM
15 23 (4.37%) ERP
15 23 (4.37%) Service Delivery
16 22 (4.18%) Migration
17 19 (3.61%) PRINCE2
18 16 (3.04%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 236 (44.87%) C#
2 149 (28.33%) T-SQL
3 146 (27.76%) JavaScript
4 82 (15.59%) VB.NET
5 62 (11.79%) Java
6 56 (10.65%) VB
7 44 (8.37%) PL/SQL
8 23 (4.37%) Shell Script
9 20 (3.80%) C
9 20 (3.80%) VB6
10 15 (2.85%) C++
11 12 (2.28%) PHP
12 9 (1.71%) Groovy
13 5 (0.95%) PowerShell
13 5 (0.95%) XAML
14 3 (0.57%) Python
14 3 (0.57%) VBA
14 3 (0.57%) VBScript
15 2 (0.38%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 64 (12.17%) Degree
2 24 (4.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (3.99%) MCSE
4 17 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 14 (2.66%) VCP5
6 13 (2.47%) ITIL Certification
7 10 (1.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 9 (1.71%) MCSA
9 7 (1.33%) ISEB
10 6 (1.14%) MCTS
10 6 (1.14%) MCITP
11 4 (0.76%) PhD
11 4 (0.76%) MCP
11 4 (0.76%) ISTQB
11 4 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (0.57%) CCSP
12 3 (0.57%) CCNP
12 3 (0.57%) CCIP
12 3 (0.57%) CCNA
12 3 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (6.08%) SLA
2 16 (3.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 14 (2.66%) QA
4 6 (1.14%) HL7
4 6 (1.14%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.76%) Data Quality
System Software
1 35 (6.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (3.23%) vSphere
3 16 (3.04%) Active Directory
3 16 (3.04%) Oracle RAC
4 15 (2.85%) Oracle RMAN
5 6 (1.14%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (1.14%) VMware ESX
5 6 (1.14%) XenApp
5 6 (1.14%) XenServer
5 6 (1.14%) VMware Server
6 5 (0.95%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.57%) VMFS
7 3 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (0.57%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.19%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.19%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 15 (2.85%) Data Guard
2 14 (2.66%) MOM
3 7 (1.33%) HP SIM
4 4 (0.76%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.38%) Sysprep
6 1 (0.19%) WSUS
6 1 (0.19%) AppManager
6 1 (0.19%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.19%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.19%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 192 (36.50%) Microsoft
2 170 (32.32%) Oracle
3 50 (9.51%) VMware
4 21 (3.99%) HP
5 17 (3.23%) Cisco
6 15 (2.85%) Citrix
7 12 (2.28%) CheckPoint
7 12 (2.28%) F5
8 11 (2.09%) Business Objects
8 11 (2.09%) NetApp
8 11 (2.09%) IBM
9 10 (1.90%) Dell
9 10 (1.90%) JBoss
10 8 (1.52%) Perforce
11 6 (1.14%) Talend
12 5 (0.95%) SAP
13 4 (0.76%) Cognos
13 4 (0.76%) Progress
14 3 (0.57%) Lumesse
15 2 (0.38%) TIBCO
Luton
Streamline Connections
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £51,000 per annum Includes Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Sandy, Bedfordshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Lumesse
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum basic + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £17000.00 - £19000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Gold Group
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Luton
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum + Bonus / Pension / Health
Posted: 7 days ago
Milton Keynes, Bucks, Northampton, Northants,...
Brightred Resourcing
Salary: £42k plus car, bonus & bens.
Posted: 12 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 13 days ago