The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 9 8 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 110 147 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 16.22% 16.37% 21.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.03% 39.84% 47.18%
Number of salaries quoted 98 145 245
Median salary £42,250 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.62% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,425 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,700 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
314 369 532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 46.31% 41.09% 46.58%
Number of salaries quoted 275 340 472
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,200 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 September 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

SQL
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +1 55 £40,000 -5.88% 13
Bedford +8 28 £40,000 -8.57% 3
Dunstable +5 3 £41,500 +3.29%
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 118 (37.11%) C#
2 114 (35.85%) SQL Server
3 101 (31.76%) .NET
4 100 (31.45%) Oracle
5 81 (25.47%) Agile Software Development
6 75 (23.58%) ASP.NET
7 74 (23.27%) Microsoft
8 68 (21.38%) T-SQL
9 67 (21.07%) JavaScript
10 62 (19.50%) HTML
11 61 (19.18%) MVC
12 58 (18.24%) Java
13 54 (16.98%) ASP.NET MVC
14 52 (16.35%) Finance
15 50 (15.72%) CSS
16 42 (13.21%) PL/SQL
16 42 (13.21%) Degree
17 41 (12.89%) .NET Framework
18 40 (12.58%) SQL Server 2008
18 40 (12.58%) Web Services
19 36 (11.32%) Team Foundation Server
20 34 (10.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 34 (10.69%) Unix
20 34 (10.69%) Visual Studio
20 34 (10.69%) MySQL
20 34 (10.69%) Business Intelligence
21 33 (10.38%) SAP
21 33 (10.38%) CRM
21 33 (10.38%) Data Warehouse
21 33 (10.38%) SQL Server 2012

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (4.72%) NetWeaver
2 9 (2.83%) WebLogic
3 8 (2.52%) IIS
4 7 (2.20%) Oracle Self-Service HR
4 7 (2.20%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (1.26%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.94%) Moodle
6 3 (0.94%) SAS
6 3 (0.94%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.94%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.63%) Apache
7 2 (0.63%) CMS
7 2 (0.63%) Confluence
7 2 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.31%) Gentran
8 1 (0.31%) JBoss
Applications
1 27 (8.49%) MS Excel
2 25 (7.86%) MS Office
3 3 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.94%) SPSS
4 2 (0.63%) HipChat
5 1 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (5.97%) Oracle EBS
1 19 (5.97%) Oracle EBS R12
2 16 (5.03%) Oracle iRecruitment
3 10 (3.14%) Oracle HRMS
4 9 (2.83%) Oracle Payroll
5 8 (2.52%) Oracle Applications
6 6 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
7 5 (1.57%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.31%) BusinessWorks
8 1 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.31%) PeopleSoft HCM
8 1 (0.31%) SAP HCM
8 1 (0.31%) Unica
8 1 (0.31%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (3.46%) SaaS
3 10 (3.14%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.57%) Office 365
5 2 (0.63%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.94%) SMS
1 3 (0.94%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.63%) ATM
3 1 (0.31%) Intranet
3 1 (0.31%) iSCSI
3 1 (0.31%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (35.85%) SQL Server
2 40 (12.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 34 (10.69%) MySQL
3 34 (10.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 33 (10.38%) Data Warehouse
4 33 (10.38%) Relational Database
4 33 (10.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (5.03%) BusinessObjects
6 15 (4.72%) Oracle BI EE
6 15 (4.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (4.09%) NoSQL
7 13 (4.09%) QlikView
8 12 (3.77%) Oracle Database
8 12 (3.77%) Oracle Database 10g
8 12 (3.77%) Oracle Reports
9 7 (2.20%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 6 (1.89%) OLAP
10 6 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (1.57%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 5 (1.57%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 36 (11.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 34 (10.69%) Visual Studio
3 26 (8.18%) Subversion
4 24 (7.55%) Selenium
5 22 (6.92%) JIRA
6 18 (5.66%) LoadRunner
7 14 (4.40%) ClearQuest
8 9 (2.83%) HP UFT
8 9 (2.83%) SoapUI
9 8 (2.52%) JMeter
9 8 (2.52%) PowerBuilder
10 7 (2.20%) Git (software)
10 7 (2.20%) SpecFlow
10 7 (2.20%) TeamCity
11 5 (1.57%) Robot Framework
11 5 (1.57%) Talend Open Studio
12 4 (1.26%) NUnit
13 3 (0.94%) Eclipse
14 2 (0.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 2 (0.63%) GitLab
General
1 52 (16.35%) Finance
2 23 (7.23%) Banking
3 16 (5.03%) Retail
4 10 (3.14%) Advertising
4 10 (3.14%) Marketing
5 5 (1.57%) Back Office
5 5 (1.57%) Billing
6 2 (0.63%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.63%) Automotive
6 2 (0.63%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.63%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.31%) Games
7 1 (0.31%) Local Government
7 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 126 (39.62%) Developer
2 96 (30.19%) Analyst
3 47 (14.78%) .NET Developer
4 45 (14.15%) Support Analyst
5 43 (13.52%) C# Developer
6 40 (12.58%) Applications Support
7 31 (9.75%) C# .NET Developer
8 29 (9.12%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 27 (8.49%) SQL Analyst
10 24 (7.55%) Test Analyst
11 23 (7.23%) Applications Support Analyst
11 23 (7.23%) Oracle Analyst
12 22 (6.92%) Oracle Support Analyst
13 21 (6.60%) Senior Developer
14 20 (6.29%) CRM Developer
15 18 (5.66%) Applications Specialist
15 18 (5.66%) SQL Developer
16 17 (5.35%) Senior Analyst
17 16 (5.03%) Functional Analyst
17 16 (5.03%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (31.76%) .NET
2 75 (23.58%) ASP.NET
3 62 (19.50%) HTML
4 54 (16.98%) ASP.NET MVC
5 50 (15.72%) CSS
6 41 (12.89%) .NET Framework
7 40 (12.58%) Web Services
8 26 (8.18%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 25 (7.86%) jQuery
10 24 (7.55%) XML
11 23 (7.23%) WCF
12 13 (4.09%) AngularJS
12 13 (4.09%) XSLT
13 12 (3.77%) Hibernate
13 12 (3.77%) Java EE
13 12 (3.77%) JSF
13 12 (3.77%) JSP
13 12 (3.77%) Spring
13 12 (3.77%) Struts
13 12 (3.77%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 25 (7.86%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (7.23%) Computer Science
3 19 (5.97%) iPad
4 15 (4.72%) Mobile App
5 9 (2.83%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.89%) Virtual Team
7 4 (1.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.94%) Fintech
8 3 (0.94%) Mathematics
8 3 (0.94%) VLE
9 2 (0.63%) Clustering
9 2 (0.63%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.63%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.63%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.63%) Life Science
9 2 (0.63%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.63%) Replication
9 2 (0.63%) User Experience
9 2 (0.63%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 34 (10.69%) Unix
2 29 (9.12%) Windows
3 19 (5.97%) Windows Server
4 10 (3.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (2.83%) Solaris
6 6 (1.89%) Linux
7 5 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.31%) AIX
9 1 (0.31%) Android
9 1 (0.31%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.31%) Debian
9 1 (0.31%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.31%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.31%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (25.47%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (19.18%) MVC
3 34 (10.69%) Business Intelligence
4 33 (10.38%) CRM
4 33 (10.38%) Software Engineering
5 31 (9.75%) Web Development
6 30 (9.43%) ITIL
7 29 (9.12%) Data Modelling
8 27 (8.49%) Scrum
9 24 (7.55%) Test Scripting
10 21 (6.60%) Non-Functional Testing
10 21 (6.60%) OO
11 18 (5.66%) E-Commerce
11 18 (5.66%) Release Management
12 17 (5.35%) TDD
13 16 (5.03%) Data Analysis
13 16 (5.03%) Waterfall
14 14 (4.40%) Automation Testing
14 14 (4.40%) High Availability
15 13 (4.09%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 118 (37.11%) C#
2 68 (21.38%) T-SQL
3 67 (21.07%) JavaScript
4 58 (18.24%) Java
5 42 (13.21%) PL/SQL
6 22 (6.92%) Shell Script
7 19 (5.97%) PHP
8 16 (5.03%) VB
8 16 (5.03%) VB.NET
9 15 (4.72%) VBA
10 11 (3.46%) C++
11 10 (3.14%) Python
12 9 (2.83%) ABAP
12 9 (2.83%) C
13 6 (1.89%) PowerShell
14 5 (1.57%) VB6
15 3 (0.94%) R
16 1 (0.31%) AWK
16 1 (0.31%) Korn
16 1 (0.31%) sed
Qualifications
1 42 (13.21%) Degree
2 7 (2.20%) HP ASE
2 7 (2.20%) ISTQB
3 6 (1.89%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.86%) SLA
2 17 (5.35%) QA
3 1 (0.31%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (3.46%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (1.89%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.26%) Docker
4 2 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.31%) LXC
5 1 (0.31%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.31%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (4.40%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.94%) Puppet
3 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.31%) Kibana
4 1 (0.31%) Oozie
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle EDQ
4 1 (0.31%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 100 (31.45%) Oracle
2 74 (23.27%) Microsoft
3 33 (10.38%) SAP
4 14 (4.40%) Tableau
5 9 (2.83%) HP
6 8 (2.52%) BEA
7 7 (2.20%) Cognos
8 6 (1.89%) Sitecore
9 5 (1.57%) Talend
9 5 (1.57%) Telerik
10 4 (1.26%) IBM
10 4 (1.26%) Informatica
10 4 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.26%) VMware
10 4 (1.26%) Xamarin
11 3 (0.94%) Adobe
11 3 (0.94%) Citrix
11 3 (0.94%) hybris
12 2 (0.63%) Google
12 2 (0.63%) TIBCO
Bedford
Volt
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Luton
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Luton
Montash Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton
Montash Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Leighton Buzzard
Noa Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 25 days ago
Leighton Buzzard
Noa Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 23 days ago
Bedfordshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: £21 - £30 upon experience - good benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Luton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Bedford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Bedfordshire
Noa Recruitment
Salary: £32000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Tui (Ip) Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 19 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 27 days ago