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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 142 202 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 18.42% 20.14% 27.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.94% 48.91% 54.60%
Number of salaries quoted 122 179 266
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 £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average 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
316 413 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 40.99% 41.18% 50.93%
Number of salaries quoted 290 356 478
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 February 2016.

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 February 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
(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 40 £40,000 -0.62% 5
Luton -2 34 £42,500 +6.25% 7
Dunstable -4 13 £45,000 -7.69% 1
Leighton Buzzard +6 2 £45,000 +33.33%
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 111 (40.81%) .NET
2 105 (38.60%) C#
3 83 (30.51%) SQL Server
4 80 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
5 72 (26.47%) ASP.NET
6 69 (25.37%) Windows
7 64 (23.53%) JavaScript
8 61 (22.43%) CSS
9 60 (22.06%) HTML
10 50 (18.38%) jQuery
11 49 (18.01%) T-SQL
11 49 (18.01%) MVC
11 49 (18.01%) Software Engineering
12 44 (16.18%) Analytical Skills
13 43 (15.81%) Finance
14 40 (14.71%) Banking
14 40 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
15 38 (13.97%) Web Services
16 37 (13.60%) Microsoft
17 35 (12.87%) Windows Server 2008
17 35 (12.87%) Windows Server
18 34 (12.50%) ITIL
19 33 (12.13%) Oracle
19 33 (12.13%) OS/400
19 33 (12.13%) iSeries
20 32 (11.76%) PL/SQL
21 31 (11.40%) Java
21 31 (11.40%) IIS
21 31 (11.40%) AngularJS
22 30 (11.03%) CSS3

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 31 (11.40%) IIS
2 29 (10.66%) MQSeries
2 29 (10.66%) WebSphere
3 12 (4.41%) SharePoint
4 7 (2.57%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.84%) Confluence
6 4 (1.47%) IBM Domino
6 4 (1.47%) IBM Notes
7 3 (1.10%) NetWeaver
7 3 (1.10%) Oracle Self-Service HR
8 2 (0.74%) Apache
8 2 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.74%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.37%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.37%) SAS
9 1 (0.37%) WebLogic
Applications
1 24 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 15 (5.51%) MS Office
3 2 (0.74%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 17 (6.25%) Oracle EBS
1 17 (6.25%) Oracle EBS R12
2 15 (5.51%) Oracle HRMS
2 15 (5.51%) Oracle iRecruitment
3 12 (4.41%) Oracle Payroll
4 7 (2.57%) Sage 200
5 5 (1.84%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (1.10%) Dynamics GP
6 3 (1.10%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (1.10%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.74%) FastStats
7 2 (0.74%) Sage X3
8 1 (0.37%) Cognos TM1
8 1 (0.37%) Finacle
8 1 (0.37%) FLEXCUBE
8 1 (0.37%) Summit
8 1 (0.37%) Temenos T24
8 1 (0.37%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.84%) Office 365
2 5 (1.84%) SaaS
3 2 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.74%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.84%) HTTP
2 3 (1.10%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (1.10%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (1.10%) SNMP
2 3 (1.10%) WAN
3 2 (0.74%) PuTTY
3 2 (0.74%) SSH
3 2 (0.74%) Telnet
4 1 (0.37%) Internet
4 1 (0.37%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.37%) SAN
4 1 (0.37%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (30.51%) SQL Server
2 26 (9.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 21 (7.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (7.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (6.62%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (4.41%) Data Mining
5 12 (4.41%) Oracle BI EE
6 9 (3.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (2.94%) Relational Database
8 7 (2.57%) NoSQL
9 6 (2.21%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (2.21%) SQL Server 2000
10 5 (1.84%) SQL Server 2014
10 5 (1.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (1.47%) Oracle Database
12 3 (1.10%) MySQL
12 3 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (0.74%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 2 (0.74%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (0.74%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 14 (5.15%) Visual Studio
2 12 (4.41%) PowerBuilder
3 10 (3.68%) Git (software)
4 9 (3.31%) JIRA
5 8 (2.94%) Subversion
6 6 (2.21%) Talend Open Studio
7 5 (1.84%) NUnit
7 5 (1.84%) Rhino Mocks
7 5 (1.84%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (1.84%) TeamCity
8 4 (1.47%) Ant
8 4 (1.47%) ClearCase
8 4 (1.47%) Jenkins
8 4 (1.47%) JMeter
8 4 (1.47%) LoadRunner
8 4 (1.47%) Selenium
9 3 (1.10%) HP UFT
10 2 (0.74%) SpecFlow
10 2 (0.74%) Toad
11 1 (0.37%) Jasmine
General
1 43 (15.81%) Finance
2 40 (14.71%) Banking
3 15 (5.51%) Marketing
4 13 (4.78%) Retail
5 8 (2.94%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.84%) French Language
6 5 (1.84%) German Language
7 4 (1.47%) Dutch Language
8 2 (0.74%) Advertising
8 2 (0.74%) Back Office
8 2 (0.74%) Billing
8 2 (0.74%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.37%) Automotive
9 1 (0.37%) Hindi Language
9 1 (0.37%) Legal
9 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 96 (35.29%) Analyst
2 86 (31.62%) Developer
3 65 (23.90%) .NET Developer
4 47 (17.28%) C# Developer
5 45 (16.54%) C# .NET Developer
6 41 (15.07%) Support Analyst
7 35 (12.87%) Consultant
8 23 (8.46%) Software Engineer
9 22 (8.09%) SQL Analyst
10 20 (7.35%) Oracle Analyst
11 19 (6.99%) ASP.NET Developer
11 19 (6.99%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 19 (6.99%) Senior Developer
12 18 (6.62%) Data Analyst
13 17 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
14 16 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
15 15 (5.51%) C# Software Engineer
15 15 (5.51%) Oracle Support Analyst
16 13 (4.78%) .NET Software Engineer
17 12 (4.41%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (40.81%) .NET
2 72 (26.47%) ASP.NET
3 61 (22.43%) CSS
4 60 (22.06%) HTML
5 50 (18.38%) jQuery
6 40 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
7 38 (13.97%) Web Services
8 31 (11.40%) AngularJS
9 30 (11.03%) CSS3
10 22 (8.09%) HTML5
11 20 (7.35%) .NET Framework
12 17 (6.25%) Entity Framework
13 16 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 12 (4.41%) J2EE
15 10 (3.68%) Flash
15 10 (3.68%) XML
16 7 (2.57%) ODBC
17 6 (2.21%) ASP.NET Web API
17 6 (2.21%) RESTful
18 4 (1.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 44 (16.18%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (12.13%) iSeries
3 28 (10.29%) AS400
4 24 (8.82%) Management Information System
5 19 (6.99%) Computer Science
6 11 (4.04%) Client/Server
7 6 (2.21%) Driving Licence
8 5 (1.84%) NHS
9 3 (1.10%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.74%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.74%) LPAR
10 2 (0.74%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.74%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.37%) CMDB
11 1 (0.37%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.37%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.37%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.37%) iPad
11 1 (0.37%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 69 (25.37%) Windows
2 35 (12.87%) Windows Server
2 35 (12.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (12.13%) OS/400
4 7 (2.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (2.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (2.57%) Windows XP
5 4 (1.47%) Linux
5 4 (1.47%) Unix
6 3 (1.10%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.10%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.74%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.37%) AIX
8 1 (0.37%) Android
8 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (18.01%) MVC
2 49 (18.01%) Software Engineering
3 34 (12.50%) ITIL
4 29 (10.66%) Performance Analysis
5 23 (8.46%) Business Intelligence
5 23 (8.46%) Mentoring
5 23 (8.46%) Scrum
6 18 (6.62%) CRM
6 18 (6.62%) ERP
6 18 (6.62%) System Testing
7 17 (6.25%) SOA
7 17 (6.25%) TDD
8 16 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
9 15 (5.51%) E-Commerce
9 15 (5.51%) High Availability
9 15 (5.51%) Unit Testing
10 14 (5.15%) Automated Testing
10 14 (5.15%) Multithreading
11 13 (4.78%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 105 (38.60%) C#
2 64 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 49 (18.01%) T-SQL
4 32 (11.76%) PL/SQL
5 31 (11.40%) Java
6 29 (10.66%) RPG
7 19 (6.99%) VB
8 12 (4.41%) VB.NET
9 7 (2.57%) C++
9 7 (2.57%) Python
10 6 (2.21%) C
11 5 (1.84%) Perl
12 3 (1.10%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.74%) VBScript
14 1 (0.37%) Ruby
14 1 (0.37%) VB6
Qualifications
1 25 (9.19%) Degree
2 5 (1.84%) HND
2 5 (1.84%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (1.47%) CCNA
3 4 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.10%) CCNP
4 3 (1.10%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.10%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.10%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.74%) ACCA
5 2 (0.74%) ISEB
6 1 (0.37%) CCA
6 1 (0.37%) CCAB
6 1 (0.37%) CIPFA
6 1 (0.37%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.37%) MCSA
6 1 (0.37%) MCSE
6 1 (0.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.78%) SLA
2 8 (2.94%) Data Quality
3 7 (2.57%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.84%) HL7
5 2 (0.74%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.10%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.37%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (0.37%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.37%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.37%) logstash
2 1 (0.37%) SCOM
2 1 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 37 (13.60%) Microsoft
2 33 (12.13%) Oracle
3 10 (3.68%) Intel
3 10 (3.68%) SAP
4 6 (2.21%) IBM
4 6 (2.21%) Talend
5 5 (1.84%) Atlassian
5 5 (1.84%) Informatica
6 4 (1.47%) Cisco
6 4 (1.47%) Lotus
6 4 (1.47%) Perforce
6 4 (1.47%) Rally
6 4 (1.47%) VMware
7 3 (1.10%) Nintex
7 3 (1.10%) Pegasus
7 3 (1.10%) SolarWinds
7 3 (1.10%) TIBCO
7 3 (1.10%) webMethods
8 2 (0.74%) Google
8 2 (0.74%) Northgate
Bedford
Capita plc
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Capita plc
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Tui
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Tui
Salary: Competive and Excellent benifits
Posted: 7 days ago
Luton
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Private Medical, etc
Posted: 8 days ago
Luton
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 8 days ago
Luton
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Private Medical, etc
Posted: 15 days ago
Luton
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Bedfordshire
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £51,000 - £56,000 plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 26 days ago
Bedford
Capita plc
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Bedford
Capita plc
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Dunstable
Sopra Banking Software
Posted: 27 days ago
Bedfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + pension, life insurance, healthcare
Posted: 28 days ago