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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 223 303 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 19.32% 23.06% 21.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 48.06% 47.05% 52.82%
Number of salaries quoted 180 290 230
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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
464 644 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 40.21% 49.01% 41.36%
Number of salaries quoted 368 603 419
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 £32,000 £32,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £52,500
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 21 April 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 21 April 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 79 £41,500 +3.75% 4
Bedford -3 39 £37,750 -16.11% 5
Dunstable +10 27 £55,000 +44.73% 1
Leighton Buzzard -5 8 £30,000 -33.33%
Shefford - 1 £52,500 -
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 141 (34.90%) .NET
2 134 (33.17%) SQL Server
3 133 (32.92%) Oracle
4 118 (29.21%) Microsoft
5 113 (27.97%) Agile Software Development
6 111 (27.48%) C#
7 103 (25.50%) Windows
8 98 (24.26%) ASP.NET
9 97 (24.01%) Java
10 92 (22.77%) HTML
11 89 (22.03%) PL/SQL
12 82 (20.30%) MS Excel
13 77 (19.06%) Finance
14 62 (15.35%) JavaScript
15 61 (15.10%) CSS
15 61 (15.10%) ITIL
15 61 (15.10%) SLA
16 60 (14.85%) MVC
17 53 (13.12%) Scrum
17 53 (13.12%) UNIX
17 53 (13.12%) J2EE
18 52 (12.87%) T-SQL
18 52 (12.87%) Tomcat
19 49 (12.13%) WebLogic
20 48 (11.88%) Web Services
20 48 (11.88%) Linux
20 48 (11.88%) Business Intelligence
21 46 (11.39%) XML
22 44 (10.89%) SQL Server 2008
23 43 (10.64%) Solaris

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 (12.87%) Tomcat
2 49 (12.13%) WebLogic
3 42 (10.40%) SharePoint
4 36 (8.91%) IIS
5 32 (7.92%) Apache
6 10 (2.48%) Confluence
7 9 (2.23%) WebLogic Portal
8 6 (1.49%) MS Exchange
8 6 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (1.24%) SAS
9 5 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.74%) Node.js
11 2 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.50%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.50%) JBoss
12 1 (0.25%) CMS
12 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.25%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 82 (20.30%) MS Excel
2 33 (8.17%) MS Office
3 13 (3.22%) MS Project
4 3 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.74%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.74%) SPSS
5 1 (0.25%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 9 (2.23%) Agresso
2 8 (1.98%) Cognos TM1
3 6 (1.49%) PRMS
4 5 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.50%) Temenos T24
5 2 (0.50%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.50%) Oracle iProcurement
5 2 (0.50%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.50%) Summit
5 2 (0.50%) FLEXCUBE
5 2 (0.50%) Finacle
5 2 (0.50%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.50%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.50%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (0.50%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.25%) Academy Housing
6 1 (0.25%) arcHouse
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.25%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.74%) SaaS
2 3 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.74%) Office 365
3 2 (0.50%) IaaS
4 1 (0.25%) Force.com
4 1 (0.25%) PaaS
4 1 (0.25%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 21 (5.20%) SAN
2 20 (4.95%) AMQP
3 13 (3.22%) Fibre Channel
4 7 (1.73%) LAN
5 6 (1.49%) iSCSI
6 5 (1.24%) NetScaler
7 4 (0.99%) Internet
8 3 (0.74%) Intranet
8 3 (0.74%) WAN
8 3 (0.74%) FTP
8 3 (0.74%) PuTTY
8 3 (0.74%) WinSCP
8 3 (0.74%) SSH
9 2 (0.50%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.50%) DNS
9 2 (0.50%) DHCP
10 1 (0.25%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.25%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (33.17%) SQL Server
2 44 (10.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 35 (8.66%) MySQL
4 30 (7.43%) Oracle Database
5 22 (5.45%) SQL Server 2012
6 19 (4.70%) Crystal Reports
7 18 (4.46%) Relational Database
8 16 (3.96%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (3.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 13 (3.22%) SQL Server 2005
9 13 (3.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 11 (2.72%) OLAP
10 11 (2.72%) OLAP Cube
11 10 (2.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (2.23%) Oracle Reports
12 9 (2.23%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 7 (1.73%) Oracle Database 10g
13 7 (1.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 5 (1.24%) RDBMS
15 3 (0.74%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 39 (9.65%) Visual Studio
2 21 (5.20%) PeopleTools
3 20 (4.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (3.47%) JIRA
5 12 (2.97%) LoadRunner
6 11 (2.72%) Subversion
6 11 (2.72%) Moq
7 10 (2.48%) Git (software)
7 10 (2.48%) Rhino Mocks
8 3 (0.74%) Toad
9 2 (0.50%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.50%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.50%) NUnit
9 2 (0.50%) Axure RP
10 1 (0.25%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.25%) Selenium
10 1 (0.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.25%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (0.25%) JMeter
10 1 (0.25%) Xcode
General
1 77 (19.06%) Finance
2 19 (4.70%) Banking
3 17 (4.21%) Marketing
4 14 (3.47%) Retail
4 14 (3.47%) Automotive
5 7 (1.73%) Aerospace
6 4 (0.99%) Legal
6 4 (0.99%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.74%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.74%) Retail Banking
7 3 (0.74%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.50%) Front Office
9 1 (0.25%) Publishing
9 1 (0.25%) French Language
9 1 (0.25%) German Language
9 1 (0.25%) Hindi Language
Job Titles
1 145 (35.89%) Analyst
2 143 (35.40%) Developer
3 73 (18.07%) Applications Support
4 51 (12.62%) Support Analyst
5 42 (10.40%) .NET Developer
6 37 (9.16%) C# Developer
7 36 (8.91%) Applications Support Analyst
8 34 (8.42%) C# .NET Developer
9 27 (6.68%) Support Engineer
10 25 (6.19%) Systems Analyst
10 25 (6.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 24 (5.94%) Software Developer
12 23 (5.69%) Support Specialist
12 23 (5.69%) Applications Specialist
12 23 (5.69%) Applications Support Specialist
13 21 (5.20%) PeopleSoft Analyst
14 20 (4.95%) Senior Developer
15 19 (4.70%) Business Analyst
16 16 (3.96%) Web Developer
17 14 (3.47%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (34.90%) .NET
2 98 (24.26%) ASP.NET
3 92 (22.77%) HTML
4 61 (15.10%) CSS
5 53 (13.12%) J2EE
6 48 (11.88%) Web Services
7 46 (11.39%) XML
8 42 (10.40%) .NET Framework
9 41 (10.15%) jQuery
10 39 (9.65%) ASP.NET MVC
11 31 (7.67%) JMS
12 30 (7.43%) WCF
13 29 (7.18%) XSLT
14 27 (6.68%) XSL
14 27 (6.68%) REST
15 26 (6.44%) CSS3
16 24 (5.94%) HTML5
16 24 (5.94%) Entity Framework
16 24 (5.94%) WinForms
17 18 (4.46%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 33 (8.17%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (4.21%) N-Tier
3 13 (3.22%) Replication
4 10 (2.48%) Management Information System
4 10 (2.48%) Visualisation
5 6 (1.49%) Data Structures
6 5 (1.24%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.24%) Mathematics
7 4 (0.99%) FMCG
7 4 (0.99%) Client/Server
8 3 (0.74%) Clustering
9 2 (0.50%) Economics
9 2 (0.50%) Statistics
9 2 (0.50%) Physics
9 2 (0.50%) iSeries
9 2 (0.50%) LPAR
9 2 (0.50%) User Experience
10 1 (0.25%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.25%) RIA
10 1 (0.25%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 103 (25.50%) Windows
2 53 (13.12%) UNIX
3 48 (11.88%) Linux
4 43 (10.64%) Solaris
5 15 (3.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (2.72%) HPUX
7 10 (2.48%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (1.73%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (1.73%) Windows 7
9 6 (1.49%) Android
10 5 (1.24%) Apple iOS
11 4 (0.99%) Windows Vista
11 4 (0.99%) Windows 2000
11 4 (0.99%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.50%) OS/400
13 1 (0.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (27.97%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (15.10%) ITIL
3 60 (14.85%) MVC
4 53 (13.12%) Scrum
5 48 (11.88%) Business Intelligence
6 40 (9.90%) User Acceptance Testing
7 37 (9.16%) Mentoring
8 32 (7.92%) Software Engineering
8 32 (7.92%) Service Management
9 30 (7.43%) OO
10 22 (5.45%) Project Management
10 22 (5.45%) Disaster Recovery
11 20 (4.95%) Stakeholder Management
11 20 (4.95%) ERP
12 19 (4.70%) Web Development
12 19 (4.70%) Waterfall
13 17 (4.21%) TDD
13 17 (4.21%) E-Commerce
14 16 (3.96%) Business Analysis
15 15 (3.71%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 111 (27.48%) C#
2 97 (24.01%) Java
3 89 (22.03%) PL/SQL
4 62 (15.35%) JavaScript
5 52 (12.87%) T-SQL
6 43 (10.64%) Shell Script
7 30 (7.43%) VB
8 28 (6.93%) VB.NET
9 17 (4.21%) VBA
10 13 (3.22%) PowerShell
11 6 (1.49%) VB6
11 6 (1.49%) C
12 3 (0.74%) MATLAB
12 3 (0.74%) XAML
12 3 (0.74%) C++
13 2 (0.50%) Erlang
13 2 (0.50%) Groovy
14 1 (0.25%) PHP
14 1 (0.25%) VC++
14 1 (0.25%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 34 (8.42%) Degree
2 13 (3.22%) ISEB
3 9 (2.23%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (2.23%) CCNA
4 8 (1.98%) ISTQB
5 6 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (1.49%) CCNP
6 5 (1.24%) MCSE
6 5 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (0.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (0.99%) MCSA
8 3 (0.74%) CCA
8 3 (0.74%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (0.74%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.25%) VCP5
9 1 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.25%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (15.10%) SLA
2 14 (3.47%) QA
3 5 (1.24%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 29 (7.18%) Active Directory
2 18 (4.46%) vSphere
3 9 (2.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (1.98%) Terminal Services
5 7 (1.73%) VMware ESX
5 7 (1.73%) Oracle RAC
5 7 (1.73%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 6 (1.49%) XenApp
6 6 (1.49%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (2.48%) MOM
1 10 (2.48%) Norton AntiVirus
2 8 (1.98%) SCCM
3 3 (0.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (0.74%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 133 (32.92%) Oracle
2 118 (29.21%) Microsoft
3 27 (6.68%) VMware
4 23 (5.69%) SAP
5 21 (5.20%) Cisco
5 21 (5.20%) PeopleSoft
6 17 (4.21%) HP
7 16 (3.96%) Symantec
8 14 (3.47%) Cognos
8 14 (3.47%) Citrix
9 12 (2.97%) CommVault
9 12 (2.97%) FalconStor
10 8 (1.98%) Tableau
10 8 (1.98%) Altiris
10 8 (1.98%) Wall Street Systems
11 7 (1.73%) Intel
12 5 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (1.24%) Telerik
12 5 (1.24%) Omniture
13 4 (0.99%) LANDesk
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
N.P.A.
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bedford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus (7K) + Full Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 35,000
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bedfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £86000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sandy, Bedfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Amazing Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + + Benefits / Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 12 days ago
Luton
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago