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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 230 276 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 21.74% 26.56% 21.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 52.15% 52.17% 51.66%
Number of salaries quoted 195 258 225
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
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
441 529 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 41.68% 50.91% 40.71%
Number of salaries quoted 365 482 428
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,500 £54,900
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -5 56 £40,000 - 6
Bedford -2 55 £40,250 -10.55% 3
Dunstable +3 14 £48,750 +26.62% 1
Leighton Buzzard -3 4 £30,000 -29.41% 1
Shefford - 1 £52,500 -
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 154 (37.20%) .NET
2 144 (34.78%) Oracle
2 144 (34.78%) SQL Server
3 124 (29.95%) Microsoft
4 117 (28.26%) C#
5 103 (24.88%) Windows
5 103 (24.88%) Agile Software Development
6 100 (24.15%) ASP.NET
7 98 (23.67%) Java
8 91 (21.98%) MS Excel
9 90 (21.74%) HTML
10 81 (19.57%) PL/SQL
11 74 (17.87%) UNIX
12 70 (16.91%) ITIL
12 70 (16.91%) SLA
13 68 (16.43%) Finance
14 63 (15.22%) Scrum
15 60 (14.49%) Linux
15 60 (14.49%) JavaScript
16 58 (14.01%) MVC
17 56 (13.53%) XML
18 55 (13.29%) J2EE
19 53 (12.80%) Web Services
20 52 (12.56%) T-SQL
20 52 (12.56%) Solaris
20 52 (12.56%) Tomcat
21 51 (12.32%) WebLogic
22 50 (12.08%) Visual Studio
22 50 (12.08%) Degree
23 49 (11.84%) SharePoint

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 52 (12.56%) Tomcat
2 51 (12.32%) WebLogic
3 49 (11.84%) SharePoint
4 36 (8.70%) Apache
5 31 (7.49%) IIS
6 12 (2.90%) WebLogic Portal
7 8 (1.93%) Confluence
7 8 (1.93%) MS Exchange
7 8 (1.93%) SAS
8 7 (1.69%) JBoss
9 6 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (0.72%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (0.72%) MQSeries
11 2 (0.48%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 5.5
12 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 91 (21.98%) MS Excel
2 39 (9.42%) MS Office
3 13 (3.14%) MS Project
4 8 (1.93%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.72%) SPSS
6 2 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.24%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 8 (1.93%) Agresso
1 8 (1.93%) Cognos TM1
2 6 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.45%) PRMS
3 3 (0.72%) Summit
3 3 (0.72%) FLEXCUBE
3 3 (0.72%) Temenos T24
3 3 (0.72%) Finacle
4 2 (0.48%) Maximo
5 1 (0.24%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.24%) Academy Housing
5 1 (0.24%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.45%) SaaS
2 3 (0.72%) Office 365
3 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.24%) PaaS
4 1 (0.24%) IaaS
4 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.83%) SAN
2 16 (3.86%) AMQP
3 13 (3.14%) Fibre Channel
4 7 (1.69%) FTP
5 5 (1.21%) LAN
5 5 (1.21%) NetScaler
5 5 (1.21%) SSH
5 5 (1.21%) iSCSI
5 5 (1.21%) PuTTY
5 5 (1.21%) WinSCP
6 4 (0.97%) Internet
6 4 (0.97%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.72%) DNS
7 3 (0.72%) WAN
8 2 (0.48%) DHCP
8 2 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.48%) Intranet
8 2 (0.48%) Structured Cabling
8 2 (0.48%) NAS
9 1 (0.24%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 48 (11.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (8.94%) MySQL
4 32 (7.73%) Oracle Database
5 23 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
6 22 (5.31%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (4.11%) SQL Server 2005
7 17 (4.11%) SQL Server 2012
8 15 (3.62%) Relational Database
9 14 (3.38%) OLAP Cube
9 14 (3.38%) OLAP
10 12 (2.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 11 (2.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (2.42%) Oracle Database 10g
13 9 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 6 (1.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 6 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
15 5 (1.21%) RDBMS
15 5 (1.21%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 2 (0.48%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 50 (12.08%) Visual Studio
2 22 (5.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (4.11%) Moq
3 17 (4.11%) PeopleTools
4 16 (3.86%) Rhino Mocks
5 14 (3.38%) Subversion
6 13 (3.14%) JIRA
7 9 (2.17%) Git (software)
7 9 (2.17%) LoadRunner
8 5 (1.21%) Toad
9 2 (0.48%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.48%) NUnit
10 1 (0.24%) Xcode
10 1 (0.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.24%) Axure RP
General
1 68 (16.43%) Finance
2 20 (4.83%) Automotive
3 19 (4.59%) Retail
4 14 (3.38%) Banking
5 10 (2.42%) Aerospace
6 8 (1.93%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.69%) Legal
8 5 (1.21%) Marketing
9 3 (0.72%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.48%) Front Office
10 2 (0.48%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.24%) Back Office
11 1 (0.24%) Advertising
11 1 (0.24%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 152 (36.71%) Developer
2 130 (31.40%) Analyst
3 80 (19.32%) Applications Support
4 55 (13.29%) Support Analyst
5 51 (12.32%) .NET Developer
6 46 (11.11%) C# Developer
7 43 (10.39%) C# .NET Developer
8 40 (9.66%) Support Engineer
9 39 (9.42%) Applications Support Analyst
10 32 (7.73%) Senior Developer
11 23 (5.56%) Applications Specialist
11 23 (5.56%) Support Specialist
11 23 (5.56%) Applications Support Specialist
11 23 (5.56%) Senior C# Developer
11 23 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 22 (5.31%) Senior .NET Developer
12 22 (5.31%) Software Developer
13 21 (5.07%) Systems Analyst
14 17 (4.11%) Software Engineer
14 17 (4.11%) PeopleSoft Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (37.20%) .NET
2 100 (24.15%) ASP.NET
3 90 (21.74%) HTML
4 56 (13.53%) XML
5 55 (13.29%) J2EE
6 53 (12.80%) Web Services
7 46 (11.11%) CSS
8 35 (8.45%) .NET Framework
9 34 (8.21%) ASP.NET MVC
10 32 (7.73%) WCF
11 31 (7.49%) WinForms
12 30 (7.25%) JMS
13 29 (7.00%) XSLT
14 26 (6.28%) XSL
15 25 (6.04%) jQuery
16 23 (5.56%) WPF
17 22 (5.31%) REST
18 18 (4.35%) CSS3
18 18 (4.35%) Silverlight
18 18 (4.35%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 29 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (4.11%) N-Tier
3 15 (3.62%) Computer Science
4 13 (3.14%) Replication
5 11 (2.66%) Data Structures
6 7 (1.69%) FMCG
7 6 (1.45%) Visualisation
7 6 (1.45%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (0.97%) Performance Metrics
10 3 (0.72%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.48%) Physics
11 2 (0.48%) Economics
11 2 (0.48%) Statistics
11 2 (0.48%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.48%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.48%) User Experience
11 2 (0.48%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.48%) iSeries
11 2 (0.48%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 103 (24.88%) Windows
2 74 (17.87%) UNIX
3 60 (14.49%) Linux
4 52 (12.56%) Solaris
5 14 (3.38%) HPUX
6 12 (2.90%) Android
7 11 (2.66%) Apple iOS
8 10 (2.42%) Windows 7
9 9 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (1.21%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.72%) Windows Vista
12 3 (0.72%) Windows 2000
12 3 (0.72%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.48%) OS/400
14 1 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.24%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.24%) SUSE
14 1 (0.24%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (24.88%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (16.91%) ITIL
3 63 (15.22%) Scrum
4 58 (14.01%) MVC
5 41 (9.90%) Business Intelligence
6 38 (9.18%) OO
7 35 (8.45%) Service Management
7 35 (8.45%) User Acceptance Testing
8 26 (6.28%) Software Engineering
9 25 (6.04%) TDD
9 25 (6.04%) Disaster Recovery
9 25 (6.04%) Mentoring
10 23 (5.56%) ERP
10 23 (5.56%) OOD
11 20 (4.83%) Project Management
12 18 (4.35%) Multithreading
13 17 (4.11%) Data Analysis
13 17 (4.11%) Performance Tuning
14 16 (3.86%) CRM
15 14 (3.38%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 117 (28.26%) C#
2 98 (23.67%) Java
3 81 (19.57%) PL/SQL
4 60 (14.49%) JavaScript
5 52 (12.56%) T-SQL
6 44 (10.63%) Shell Script
7 39 (9.42%) VB.NET
8 31 (7.49%) VB
9 20 (4.83%) VBA
10 11 (2.66%) PowerShell
11 7 (1.69%) C++
12 6 (1.45%) C
13 4 (0.97%) VB6
14 3 (0.72%) MATLAB
15 2 (0.48%) XAML
15 2 (0.48%) Erlang
15 2 (0.48%) Groovy
15 2 (0.48%) PHP
16 1 (0.24%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 50 (12.08%) Degree
2 12 (2.90%) VCP4
3 8 (1.93%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (1.93%) CCNA
4 7 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (1.45%) CCNP
6 4 (0.97%) ISEB
6 4 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (0.72%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.72%) Sun Certification
7 3 (0.72%) MCSE
7 3 (0.72%) MCSA
8 2 (0.48%) CCA
8 2 (0.48%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.24%) MCP
9 1 (0.24%) VCP5
9 1 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (16.91%) SLA
2 9 (2.17%) PCI DSS
3 8 (1.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (1.45%) QA
5 1 (0.24%) Data Quality
System Software
1 26 (6.28%) Active Directory
2 18 (4.35%) vSphere
3 11 (2.66%) Oracle RAC
4 10 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (1.69%) XenApp
5 7 (1.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 7 (1.69%) Terminal Services
6 6 (1.45%) VMware ESX
6 6 (1.45%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.24%) Xen
7 1 (0.24%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (3.86%) MOM
2 10 (2.42%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (1.93%) SCCM
4 5 (1.21%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.72%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.24%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 144 (34.78%) Oracle
2 124 (29.95%) Microsoft
3 27 (6.52%) VMware
4 20 (4.83%) SAP
4 20 (4.83%) Cisco
5 17 (4.11%) PeopleSoft
5 17 (4.11%) Cognos
6 16 (3.86%) Symantec
7 15 (3.62%) Citrix
8 13 (3.14%) HP
9 12 (2.90%) CommVault
9 12 (2.90%) FalconStor
10 8 (1.93%) Altiris
10 8 (1.93%) Business Objects
11 6 (1.45%) IBM
11 6 (1.45%) Intel
11 6 (1.45%) Lumesse
12 5 (1.21%) Tableau
12 5 (1.21%) TIBCO
13 3 (0.72%) Telerik
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 30 - 33k
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Up to £25,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sandy, Bedfordshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension,Healthcare,holidays
Posted: 4 days ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25k-35k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent benefits & overtime
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + Execllent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
easyJet Airline
Posted: 23 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
easyJet Airline
Posted: 23 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 23 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 23 days ago
Bedfordshire
Arjohuntleigh UK
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum DOE
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