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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 187 272 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 20.33% 27.39% 20.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 47.22% 53.54% 53.52%
Number of salaries quoted 171 254 231
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
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
396 508 469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 43.04% 51.16% 38.07%
Number of salaries quoted 351 470 427
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,625 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 29 January 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 29 January 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
Bedford -5 41 £42,500 -5.55% 4
Luton -6 39 £40,000 - 11
Dunstable +1 12 £48,750 +30.00% 1
Leighton Buzzard -1 1 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Shefford - 1 £52,500 - 1
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 167 (41.34%) .NET
2 162 (40.10%) SQL Server
3 143 (35.40%) Oracle
4 135 (33.42%) C#
5 121 (29.95%) Microsoft
6 110 (27.23%) ASP.NET
7 97 (24.01%) Agile Software Development
8 95 (23.51%) Java
9 92 (22.77%) Windows
10 83 (20.54%) UNIX
11 82 (20.30%) MS Excel
11 82 (20.30%) HTML
12 77 (19.06%) PL/SQL
13 70 (17.33%) SLA
14 67 (16.58%) T-SQL
14 67 (16.58%) JavaScript
14 67 (16.58%) ITIL
15 65 (16.09%) XML
16 63 (15.59%) Linux
17 62 (15.35%) Finance
18 59 (14.60%) Scrum
19 56 (13.86%) Visual Studio
20 54 (13.37%) SharePoint
21 51 (12.62%) Degree
22 50 (12.38%) SQL Server 2008
22 50 (12.38%) Shell Script
23 49 (12.13%) Tomcat
23 49 (12.13%) J2EE
23 49 (12.13%) MVC
24 46 (11.39%) Solaris

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 54 (13.37%) SharePoint
2 49 (12.13%) Tomcat
3 43 (10.64%) WebLogic
4 37 (9.16%) Apache
5 35 (8.66%) IIS
6 11 (2.72%) JBoss
7 10 (2.48%) MS Exchange
8 9 (2.23%) SAS
9 8 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2013
10 7 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2010
10 7 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2007
10 7 (1.73%) BizTalk Server
10 7 (1.73%) WebLogic Portal
11 5 (1.24%) WebSphere
12 4 (0.99%) MQSeries
12 4 (0.99%) SharePoint Server
13 3 (0.74%) Confluence
14 2 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
14 2 (0.50%) Exchange Server 5.5
15 1 (0.25%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 82 (20.30%) MS Excel
2 38 (9.41%) MS Office
3 13 (3.22%) MS Project
4 7 (1.73%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.74%) SPSS
6 2 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.25%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 7 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.49%) PRMS
3 5 (1.24%) Cognos TM1
3 5 (1.24%) Agresso
4 3 (0.74%) Finacle
4 3 (0.74%) FLEXCUBE
4 3 (0.74%) Temenos T24
4 3 (0.74%) Summit
5 2 (0.50%) Maximo
6 1 (0.25%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.24%) SaaS
2 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.50%) Office 365
3 2 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.96%) SAN
2 12 (2.97%) AMQP
3 9 (2.23%) FTP
4 6 (1.49%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.49%) SSH
4 6 (1.49%) PuTTY
4 6 (1.49%) WinSCP
4 6 (1.49%) Fibre Channel
5 5 (1.24%) NAS
5 5 (1.24%) NetScaler
6 4 (0.99%) DNS
7 3 (0.74%) Internet
8 2 (0.50%) DHCP
8 2 (0.50%) HTTP
8 2 (0.50%) LAN
8 2 (0.50%) VoIP
8 2 (0.50%) WAN
8 2 (0.50%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.50%) iSCSI
8 2 (0.50%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (40.10%) SQL Server
2 50 (12.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 38 (9.41%) Oracle Database
4 37 (9.16%) MySQL
5 23 (5.69%) SQL Server 2005
5 23 (5.69%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (5.20%) Crystal Reports
7 14 (3.47%) Relational Database
8 13 (3.22%) SQL Server 2012
8 13 (3.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (2.97%) OLAP
9 12 (2.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (2.97%) OLAP Cube
10 10 (2.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (1.98%) Oracle Database 10g
12 6 (1.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 5 (1.24%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (1.24%) RDBMS
14 4 (0.99%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 3 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 56 (13.86%) Visual Studio
2 21 (5.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (4.95%) Moq
4 18 (4.46%) Rhino Mocks
5 16 (3.96%) Subversion
6 14 (3.47%) PeopleTools
7 11 (2.72%) LoadRunner
8 9 (2.23%) JIRA
9 6 (1.49%) Toad
10 4 (0.99%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 4 (0.99%) Git (software)
11 3 (0.74%) NUnit
12 2 (0.50%) Eclipse
13 1 (0.25%) MSTest
13 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 1 (0.25%) Xcode
General
1 62 (15.35%) Finance
2 22 (5.45%) Retail
3 14 (3.47%) Automotive
3 14 (3.47%) Banking
4 10 (2.48%) Aerospace
5 7 (1.73%) Legal
6 6 (1.49%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.49%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.74%) Marketing
8 2 (0.50%) Front Office
8 2 (0.50%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.25%) Back Office
9 1 (0.25%) Advertising
9 1 (0.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 160 (39.60%) Developer
2 116 (28.71%) Analyst
3 77 (19.06%) Applications Support
4 58 (14.36%) .NET Developer
5 56 (13.86%) C# Developer
6 55 (13.61%) Support Analyst
7 51 (12.62%) C# .NET Developer
8 42 (10.40%) Senior Developer
8 42 (10.40%) Applications Support Analyst
9 38 (9.41%) Support Engineer
10 30 (7.43%) Senior C# Developer
11 24 (5.94%) Senior .NET Developer
11 24 (5.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 23 (5.69%) Software Developer
13 19 (4.70%) Applications Support Specialist
13 19 (4.70%) Support Specialist
13 19 (4.70%) Applications Specialist
14 18 (4.46%) Architect
14 18 (4.46%) Systems Analyst
15 16 (3.96%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (41.34%) .NET
2 110 (27.23%) ASP.NET
3 82 (20.30%) HTML
4 65 (16.09%) XML
5 49 (12.13%) J2EE
6 46 (11.39%) Web Services
7 43 (10.64%) .NET Framework
8 36 (8.91%) WinForms
8 36 (8.91%) WCF
9 32 (7.92%) CSS
10 30 (7.43%) WPF
11 29 (7.18%) ASP.NET MVC
12 23 (5.69%) jQuery
12 23 (5.69%) XSLT
13 22 (5.45%) LINQ
13 22 (5.45%) Silverlight
14 21 (5.20%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 20 (4.95%) XSL
16 19 (4.70%) JMS
17 18 (4.46%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (4.95%) N-Tier
2 19 (4.70%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (4.21%) Computer Science
4 11 (2.72%) Data Structures
5 10 (2.48%) Replication
6 8 (1.98%) FMCG
7 7 (1.73%) Performance Metrics
8 6 (1.49%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (0.99%) Clustering
10 3 (0.74%) Statistics
10 3 (0.74%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.50%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.50%) Physics
11 2 (0.50%) Economics
11 2 (0.50%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.50%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.25%) iSeries
12 1 (0.25%) LPAR
12 1 (0.25%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 92 (22.77%) Windows
2 83 (20.54%) UNIX
3 63 (15.59%) Linux
4 46 (11.39%) Solaris
5 12 (2.97%) Android
5 12 (2.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (2.72%) Apple iOS
7 10 (2.48%) Windows 7
8 9 (2.23%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (1.73%) HPUX
10 4 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.74%) Oracle Linux
11 3 (0.74%) SUSE
12 2 (0.50%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.50%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.50%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.25%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.25%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.25%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (24.01%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (16.58%) ITIL
3 59 (14.60%) Scrum
4 49 (12.13%) MVC
5 38 (9.41%) OO
6 35 (8.66%) Service Management
7 32 (7.92%) TDD
8 31 (7.67%) Business Intelligence
9 29 (7.18%) User Acceptance Testing
10 26 (6.44%) OOD
11 21 (5.20%) Multithreading
11 21 (5.20%) ERP
11 21 (5.20%) Disaster Recovery
12 19 (4.70%) Mentoring
13 17 (4.21%) Software Engineering
14 16 (3.96%) Project Management
14 16 (3.96%) Data Analysis
15 15 (3.71%) CRM
16 13 (3.22%) Migration
17 12 (2.97%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 135 (33.42%) C#
2 95 (23.51%) Java
3 77 (19.06%) PL/SQL
4 67 (16.58%) T-SQL
4 67 (16.58%) JavaScript
5 50 (12.38%) Shell Script
6 42 (10.40%) VB.NET
7 33 (8.17%) VB
8 20 (4.95%) VBA
9 10 (2.48%) C++
10 9 (2.23%) VB6
11 8 (1.98%) C
12 7 (1.73%) PowerShell
13 3 (0.74%) MATLAB
14 2 (0.50%) PHP
14 2 (0.50%) XAML
14 2 (0.50%) Groovy
14 2 (0.50%) Erlang
15 1 (0.25%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 51 (12.62%) Degree
2 7 (1.73%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.74%) MCSE
4 3 (0.74%) MCSA
4 3 (0.74%) Sun Certification
5 2 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.50%) ISEB
5 2 (0.50%) CCNP
5 2 (0.50%) CCNA
5 2 (0.50%) MCTS
5 2 (0.50%) MCITP
5 2 (0.50%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.25%) VCP5
6 1 (0.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.25%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (17.33%) SLA
2 11 (2.72%) PCI DSS
3 10 (2.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (1.24%) QA
5 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 21 (5.20%) Active Directory
2 12 (2.97%) vSphere
3 11 (2.72%) Oracle RAC
4 10 (2.48%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (1.98%) XenApp
6 6 (1.49%) VMware ESX
7 5 (1.24%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.99%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (0.74%) Oracle RMAN
10 2 (0.50%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.50%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.50%) XenServer
11 1 (0.25%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (4.46%) MOM
2 9 (2.23%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (1.98%) SCCM
4 6 (1.49%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.74%) Data Guard
5 3 (0.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 143 (35.40%) Oracle
2 121 (29.95%) Microsoft
3 21 (5.20%) VMware
4 17 (4.21%) SAP
5 14 (3.47%) Symantec
5 14 (3.47%) PeopleSoft
6 13 (3.22%) HP
7 12 (2.97%) Cognos
7 12 (2.97%) Citrix
8 11 (2.72%) Business Objects
8 11 (2.72%) Cisco
9 9 (2.23%) IBM
10 8 (1.98%) Altiris
11 6 (1.49%) CommVault
11 6 (1.49%) Intel
11 6 (1.49%) Lumesse
11 6 (1.49%) FalconStor
12 5 (1.24%) TIBCO
13 3 (0.74%) Fiserv
13 3 (0.74%) Telerik
Bedfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Advancing People Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedford, Dunstable, Leighton Buzzard,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £35,000 + share incentive scheme + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Advancing People Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Gold Group
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Certification Training + Great Ben
Posted: 6 days ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
TechnoRecruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
TechnoRecruit
Posted: 6 days ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
TechnoRecruit
Posted: 6 days ago
Shefford
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Bedfordshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car
Posted: 14 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Bedfordshire
Explore Group
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Luton
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 22 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
EasyJet
Posted: 22 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 23 days ago