The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 259 230 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 22.44% 21.06% 25.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.29% 55.02% 53.25%
Number of salaries quoted 254 219 177
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -1.36%
Programming Languages Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
515 418 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 44.63% 38.28% 47.68%
Number of salaries quoted 479 395 351
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL
East of England

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 10 July 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 10 July 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 0 118 £40,000 -5.88% 8
Bedford -6 60 £45,000 - 13
Dunstable +3 10 £37,250 -0.66%
Leighton Buzzard +3 8 £32,500 -16.66% 2
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 July 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.

1 317 (55.32%) SQL Server
2 264 (46.07%) .NET
3 226 (39.44%) Microsoft
4 222 (38.74%) C#
5 205 (35.78%) ASP.NET
6 186 (32.46%) Windows
7 185 (32.29%) Oracle
8 162 (28.27%) T-SQL
9 131 (22.86%) JavaScript
10 122 (21.29%) HTML
11 119 (20.77%) XML
12 117 (20.42%) SQL Server 2008
13 109 (19.02%) WCF
13 109 (19.02%) Relational Database
14 102 (17.80%) .NET Framework
15 96 (16.75%) MS Excel
16 91 (15.88%) Degree
16 91 (15.88%) Software Engineering
17 90 (15.71%) Web Services
18 88 (15.36%) MVC
19 83 (14.49%) CSS
20 76 (13.26%) Subversion
21 75 (13.09%) Scrum
22 74 (12.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 73 (12.74%) Team Foundation Server
24 72 (12.57%) IIS
24 72 (12.57%) Visual Studio
25 70 (12.22%) SharePoint
26 67 (11.69%) Finance
27 66 (11.52%) Multithreading

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 72 (12.57%) IIS
2 70 (12.22%) SharePoint
3 23 (4.01%) Apache
4 21 (3.66%) BizTalk Server
5 15 (2.62%) MS Exchange
6 14 (2.44%) SharePoint Server
7 9 (1.57%) SharePoint 2010
8 8 (1.40%) ColdFusion
8 8 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2003
9 7 (1.22%) SAS
9 7 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2007
10 6 (1.05%) CMS
10 6 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (0.87%) Oracle Workflow
11 5 (0.87%) WebSphere
12 4 (0.70%) Papyrus
13 3 (0.52%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.52%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
14 1 (0.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 96 (16.75%) MS Excel
2 25 (4.36%) MS Office
3 8 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.70%) SPSS
5 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (2.09%) Oracle EBS R12
1 12 (2.09%) Oracle Applications
2 9 (1.57%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (1.57%) Oracle iRecruitment
3 4 (0.70%) Exstream
4 1 (0.17%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.17%) Academy Housing
4 1 (0.17%) arcHouse
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.17%) Movex
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.84%) SaaS
2 8 (1.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 43 (7.50%) SAN
2 40 (6.98%) Firewall
3 35 (6.11%) LAN
4 34 (5.93%) DNS
5 33 (5.76%) TCP/IP
5 33 (5.76%) WAN
6 26 (4.54%) VPN
7 25 (4.36%) MPLS
8 23 (4.01%) Internet
9 21 (3.66%) NAS
10 14 (2.44%) DHCP
11 12 (2.09%) BIG-IP
12 7 (1.22%) FTP
13 6 (1.05%) HTTP
13 6 (1.05%) SSL
13 6 (1.05%) Intranet
14 5 (0.87%) HTTPS
14 5 (0.87%) Network Security
14 5 (0.87%) iSCSI
14 5 (0.87%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 317 (55.32%) SQL Server
2 117 (20.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 109 (19.02%) Relational Database
4 74 (12.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 51 (8.90%) SQL Server 2005
6 44 (7.68%) Oracle Database
7 41 (7.16%) Crystal Reports
8 35 (6.11%) Data Warehouse
9 34 (5.93%) MySQL
9 34 (5.93%) Oracle Reports
10 32 (5.58%) SQL Server 2012
11 30 (5.24%) Oracle Database 11g
12 27 (4.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 17 (2.97%) RDBMS
14 13 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 10 (1.75%) SQL Server 2000
16 9 (1.57%) Oracle Database 10g
17 7 (1.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 6 (1.05%) Data Mining
19 4 (0.70%) DB2
Development Applications
1 76 (13.26%) Subversion
2 73 (12.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 72 (12.57%) Visual Studio
4 33 (5.76%) NUnit
4 33 (5.76%) MSTest
5 18 (3.14%) Moq
5 18 (3.14%) JIRA
6 12 (2.09%) TeamCity
7 10 (1.75%) PowerBuilder
8 6 (1.05%) Talend Open Studio
9 5 (0.87%) Rhino Mocks
10 4 (0.70%) LoadRunner
11 3 (0.52%) Bugzilla
11 3 (0.52%) Eclipse
11 3 (0.52%) FogBugz
12 2 (0.35%) Gradle
12 2 (0.35%) Jenkins
12 2 (0.35%) Visual Studio Team System
12 2 (0.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 2 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
General
1 67 (11.69%) Finance
2 24 (4.19%) Retail
3 15 (2.62%) Banking
4 13 (2.27%) Automotive
5 10 (1.75%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.22%) Marketing
7 6 (1.05%) Legal
8 4 (0.70%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.70%) Local Government
9 3 (0.52%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.35%) Advertising
11 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 234 (40.84%) Developer
2 101 (17.63%) Analyst
3 83 (14.49%) Senior Developer
4 80 (13.96%) .NET Developer
5 55 (9.60%) C# Developer
6 47 (8.20%) Systems Engineer
6 47 (8.20%) DBA
7 39 (6.81%) C# .NET Developer
8 38 (6.63%) Architect
9 34 (5.93%) Support Analyst
10 31 (5.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 30 (5.24%) ASP.NET Developer
12 28 (4.89%) Senior C# Developer
12 28 (4.89%) Lead Developer
12 28 (4.89%) Solutions Architect
13 26 (4.54%) Applications Support
14 25 (4.36%) Software Developer
15 21 (3.66%) Administrator
15 21 (3.66%) SQL DBA
15 21 (3.66%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 264 (46.07%) .NET
2 205 (35.78%) ASP.NET
3 122 (21.29%) HTML
4 119 (20.77%) XML
5 109 (19.02%) WCF
6 102 (17.80%) .NET Framework
7 90 (15.71%) Web Services
8 83 (14.49%) CSS
9 61 (10.65%) ASP.NET MVC
10 58 (10.12%) Silverlight
11 57 (9.95%) WPF
12 55 (9.60%) WinForms
13 45 (7.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 44 (7.68%) LINQ
15 43 (7.50%) jQuery
16 30 (5.24%) Ajax
17 28 (4.89%) Middleware
17 28 (4.89%) ADO.NET
18 24 (4.19%) LINQ to SQL
19 23 (4.01%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 36 (6.28%) N-Tier
2 31 (5.41%) Computer Science
3 25 (4.36%) Management Information System
3 25 (4.36%) Replication
4 24 (4.19%) Client/Server
5 22 (3.84%) Statistics
6 15 (2.62%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (2.09%) Clustering
8 10 (1.75%) Wiki
9 5 (0.87%) Tandem
9 5 (0.87%) Data Protection Act
9 5 (0.87%) Mathematics
10 4 (0.70%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.52%) iSeries
11 3 (0.52%) LPAR
12 2 (0.35%) Credit Risk
12 2 (0.35%) NHS
12 2 (0.35%) Mainframe
13 1 (0.17%) DataPower
13 1 (0.17%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 186 (32.46%) Windows
2 64 (11.17%) Linux
3 42 (7.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 36 (6.28%) Windows Server 2003
5 30 (5.24%) UNIX
6 21 (3.66%) Oracle Linux
6 21 (3.66%) SUSE
7 12 (2.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (1.57%) Windows 7
8 9 (1.57%) Windows XP
9 6 (1.05%) Windows Vista
9 6 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.70%) AIX
11 3 (0.52%) Solaris
11 3 (0.52%) OS/400
11 3 (0.52%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.35%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (15.88%) Software Engineering
2 88 (15.36%) MVC
3 75 (13.09%) Scrum
4 66 (11.52%) Multithreading
5 62 (10.82%) Project Management
6 59 (10.30%) TDD
7 50 (8.73%) Root Cause Analysis
8 46 (8.03%) OO
9 43 (7.50%) OOD
10 40 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
11 37 (6.46%) Configuration Management
11 37 (6.46%) Service Delivery
11 37 (6.46%) Continuous Integration
12 32 (5.58%) Business Analysis
13 29 (5.06%) Incident Management
14 28 (4.89%) CRM
14 28 (4.89%) ITIL
15 27 (4.71%) Validation
15 27 (4.71%) Technical Architecture
16 25 (4.36%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 222 (38.74%) C#
2 162 (28.27%) T-SQL
3 131 (22.86%) JavaScript
4 53 (9.25%) PL/SQL
5 49 (8.55%) Java
6 47 (8.20%) VB
7 46 (8.03%) VB.NET
8 26 (4.54%) C
9 12 (2.09%) PHP
10 11 (1.92%) C++
11 10 (1.75%) VB6
12 9 (1.57%) Shell Script
13 8 (1.40%) Delphi
13 8 (1.40%) Groovy
14 7 (1.22%) XPath
15 6 (1.05%) VBScript
16 4 (0.70%) Python
16 4 (0.70%) PowerHouse
17 2 (0.35%) Perl
17 2 (0.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 91 (15.88%) Degree
2 27 (4.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (4.54%) MCSE
4 20 (3.49%) CCNP
4 20 (3.49%) CCNA
4 20 (3.49%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (2.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 14 (2.44%) ISEB
7 13 (2.27%) VCP5
8 10 (1.75%) ISTQB
8 10 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 10 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (1.40%) MCSA
9 8 (1.40%) MCP
10 7 (1.22%) Security+ Certification
11 6 (1.05%) CCSP
11 6 (1.05%) CCIP
12 2 (0.35%) PhD
12 2 (0.35%) MCTS
12 2 (0.35%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.01%) QA
2 22 (3.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 13 (2.27%) SLA
4 6 (1.05%) HL7
5 4 (0.70%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.70%) Data Quality
System Software
1 29 (5.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (3.66%) Oracle RMAN
2 21 (3.66%) Oracle RAC
3 16 (2.79%) vSphere
4 13 (2.27%) Active Directory
5 7 (1.22%) MetaFrame
6 6 (1.05%) Terminal Services
6 6 (1.05%) VMware Server
7 5 (0.87%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.87%) VMware ESX
8 4 (0.70%) XenApp
8 4 (0.70%) XenServer
8 4 (0.70%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.35%) Xen
10 1 (0.17%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.17%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.17%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.17%) UAG
10 1 (0.17%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 21 (3.66%) Data Guard
2 14 (2.44%) Nessus
3 13 (2.27%) MOM
4 8 (1.40%) Oracle Statspack
5 7 (1.22%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (0.87%) HP SIM
7 2 (0.35%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.17%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 226 (39.44%) Microsoft
2 185 (32.29%) Oracle
3 45 (7.85%) VMware
4 36 (6.28%) Cisco
5 25 (4.36%) CheckPoint
6 16 (2.79%) Citrix
7 15 (2.62%) HP
8 12 (2.09%) F5
9 9 (1.57%) Civica
9 9 (1.57%) NetApp
10 8 (1.40%) Dell
10 8 (1.40%) Perforce
10 8 (1.40%) Symantec
11 6 (1.05%) Talend
11 6 (1.05%) JBoss
12 5 (0.87%) IBM
13 4 (0.70%) Business Objects
14 2 (0.35%) SAP
14 2 (0.35%) Cognizant
14 2 (0.35%) Trapeze
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum basic
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Luton, London, South East
Lumesse
Salary: £30,000-£35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 to £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sandy, Bedfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: From £18,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Luton
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits,Bonus,Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Luton
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: Benefits,Bonus,Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, 23days
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, 23days
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus + benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
DP Connect
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago