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 22 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
22 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 268 241 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 23.41% 22.38% 25.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 52.14% 56.44% 52.94%
Number of salaries quoted 261 230 192
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 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.47% +1.38%
Programming Languages Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
514 427 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 44.89% 39.65% 48.30%
Number of salaries quoted 474 409 376
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 22 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 22 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 0 130 £42,000 -1.17% 7
Bedford -4 56 £45,000 - 17
Dunstable +5 11 £37,500 -5.06% 1
Leighton Buzzard +3 10 £32,500 -16.66% 2
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 314 (56.07%) SQL Server
2 268 (47.86%) .NET
3 223 (39.82%) Microsoft
4 222 (39.64%) C#
5 205 (36.61%) ASP.NET
6 176 (31.43%) Windows
7 175 (31.25%) Oracle
8 163 (29.11%) T-SQL
9 135 (24.11%) JavaScript
10 121 (21.61%) HTML
11 117 (20.89%) SQL Server 2008
12 114 (20.36%) XML
13 109 (19.46%) WCF
14 102 (18.21%) Relational Database
15 101 (18.04%) .NET Framework
16 94 (16.79%) MS Excel
17 87 (15.54%) Software Engineering
18 86 (15.36%) Degree
18 86 (15.36%) MVC
19 84 (15.00%) Web Services
20 83 (14.82%) CSS
21 76 (13.57%) Visual Studio
22 75 (13.39%) Scrum
22 75 (13.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 74 (13.21%) Subversion
24 71 (12.68%) IIS
25 70 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
26 69 (12.32%) SharePoint
27 63 (11.25%) Linux
27 63 (11.25%) Finance

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 71 (12.68%) IIS
2 69 (12.32%) SharePoint
3 22 (3.93%) BizTalk Server
4 20 (3.57%) Apache
5 14 (2.50%) MS Exchange
6 12 (2.14%) SharePoint Server
7 9 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
8 8 (1.43%) ColdFusion
9 7 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2003
9 7 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2007
9 7 (1.25%) SAS
10 6 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (1.07%) CMS
11 5 (0.89%) Oracle Workflow
11 5 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (0.71%) WebSphere
12 4 (0.71%) Papyrus
13 3 (0.54%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
13 3 (0.54%) Tomcat
14 1 (0.18%) Documentum
Applications
1 94 (16.79%) MS Excel
2 20 (3.57%) MS Office
3 7 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.71%) SPSS
5 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (2.14%) Oracle Applications
1 12 (2.14%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (1.61%) Oracle iRecruitment
2 9 (1.61%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.71%) Exstream
4 1 (0.18%) Academy Housing
4 1 (0.18%) arcHouse
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.18%) Movex
4 1 (0.18%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 21 (3.75%) SaaS
2 7 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 49 (8.75%) SAN
2 34 (6.07%) TCP/IP
2 34 (6.07%) Firewall
3 31 (5.54%) DNS
4 30 (5.36%) LAN
5 28 (5.00%) WAN
6 24 (4.29%) NAS
7 22 (3.93%) Internet
8 21 (3.75%) VPN
8 21 (3.75%) MPLS
9 15 (2.68%) DHCP
10 12 (2.14%) BIG-IP
11 7 (1.25%) iSCSI
11 7 (1.25%) FTP
11 7 (1.25%) Fibre Channel
12 6 (1.07%) HTTP
12 6 (1.07%) SSL
13 5 (0.89%) Network Security
13 5 (0.89%) HTTPS
13 5 (0.89%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 314 (56.07%) SQL Server
2 117 (20.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 102 (18.21%) Relational Database
4 75 (13.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 50 (8.93%) SQL Server 2005
6 41 (7.32%) Oracle Database
7 40 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
8 36 (6.43%) Oracle Reports
9 32 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
10 31 (5.54%) MySQL
11 30 (5.36%) Data Warehouse
12 28 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 25 (4.46%) Oracle Database 11g
14 17 (3.04%) RDBMS
15 12 (2.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 10 (1.79%) SQL Server 2000
17 6 (1.07%) Data Mining
18 5 (0.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 4 (0.71%) DataStage
20 3 (0.54%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 76 (13.57%) Visual Studio
2 74 (13.21%) Subversion
3 70 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 33 (5.89%) NUnit
4 33 (5.89%) MSTest
5 17 (3.04%) JIRA
5 17 (3.04%) Moq
6 12 (2.14%) TeamCity
7 10 (1.79%) PowerBuilder
8 9 (1.61%) Zephyr
9 6 (1.07%) Talend Open Studio
10 5 (0.89%) LoadRunner
10 5 (0.89%) Rhino Mocks
11 3 (0.54%) Bugzilla
11 3 (0.54%) FogBugz
12 2 (0.36%) Gradle
12 2 (0.36%) Jenkins
12 2 (0.36%) Ant
12 2 (0.36%) JUnit
12 2 (0.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 63 (11.25%) Finance
2 24 (4.29%) Retail
3 14 (2.50%) Banking
4 12 (2.14%) Manufacturing
5 11 (1.96%) Automotive
6 7 (1.25%) Marketing
6 7 (1.25%) Legal
7 4 (0.71%) Financial Institution
7 4 (0.71%) Local Government
8 3 (0.54%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.36%) Advertising
9 2 (0.36%) Back Office
10 1 (0.18%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 235 (41.96%) Developer
2 91 (16.25%) Analyst
3 85 (15.18%) Senior Developer
4 83 (14.82%) .NET Developer
5 59 (10.54%) C# Developer
6 45 (8.04%) DBA
7 44 (7.86%) C# .NET Developer
8 41 (7.32%) Systems Engineer
9 36 (6.43%) Architect
10 34 (6.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 31 (5.54%) Senior C# Developer
12 29 (5.18%) Support Analyst
12 29 (5.18%) ASP.NET Developer
13 27 (4.82%) Lead Developer
14 26 (4.64%) Software Developer
15 24 (4.29%) Solutions Architect
16 22 (3.93%) Administrator
16 22 (3.93%) Operations Engineer
17 21 (3.75%) Applications Support
18 20 (3.57%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 268 (47.86%) .NET
2 205 (36.61%) ASP.NET
3 121 (21.61%) HTML
4 114 (20.36%) XML
5 109 (19.46%) WCF
6 101 (18.04%) .NET Framework
7 84 (15.00%) Web Services
8 83 (14.82%) CSS
9 59 (10.54%) WPF
10 58 (10.36%) Silverlight
10 58 (10.36%) ASP.NET MVC
11 56 (10.00%) WinForms
12 46 (8.21%) jQuery
13 45 (8.04%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 41 (7.32%) LINQ
15 30 (5.36%) Ajax
16 28 (5.00%) Middleware
17 24 (4.29%) ADO.NET
17 24 (4.29%) Classic ASP
18 22 (3.93%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 30 (5.36%) Computer Science
1 30 (5.36%) N-Tier
2 28 (5.00%) Replication
3 23 (4.11%) Management Information System
4 22 (3.93%) Client/Server
5 21 (3.75%) Statistics
6 15 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (2.50%) Clustering
8 9 (1.61%) Wiki
9 6 (1.07%) Mathematics
10 5 (0.89%) Tandem
10 5 (0.89%) Data Protection Act
11 4 (0.71%) Mobile App
11 4 (0.71%) LPAR
11 4 (0.71%) iSeries
12 2 (0.36%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.36%) NHS
12 2 (0.36%) Credit Risk
13 1 (0.18%) DataPower
13 1 (0.18%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 176 (31.43%) Windows
2 63 (11.25%) Linux
3 42 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 34 (6.07%) Windows Server 2003
5 29 (5.18%) UNIX
6 22 (3.93%) SUSE
6 22 (3.93%) Oracle Linux
7 12 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (1.61%) Windows 7
8 9 (1.61%) Windows XP
9 7 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (1.07%) Windows Vista
11 4 (0.71%) OS/400
12 3 (0.54%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.36%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.36%) AIX
13 2 (0.36%) Solaris
14 1 (0.18%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (15.54%) Software Engineering
2 86 (15.36%) MVC
3 75 (13.39%) Scrum
4 62 (11.07%) Multithreading
5 61 (10.89%) Project Management
6 54 (9.64%) TDD
7 52 (9.29%) Root Cause Analysis
8 41 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
9 40 (7.14%) OO
10 37 (6.61%) OOD
10 37 (6.61%) Configuration Management
11 36 (6.43%) Service Delivery
11 36 (6.43%) Continuous Integration
12 32 (5.71%) Incident Management
13 29 (5.18%) Business Analysis
14 28 (5.00%) CRM
15 26 (4.64%) Migration
15 26 (4.64%) ITIL
16 25 (4.46%) Validation
16 25 (4.46%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 222 (39.64%) C#
2 163 (29.11%) T-SQL
3 135 (24.11%) JavaScript
4 52 (9.29%) VB.NET
5 49 (8.75%) PL/SQL
6 45 (8.04%) VB
7 43 (7.68%) Java
8 26 (4.64%) C
9 12 (2.14%) PHP
10 11 (1.96%) VB6
10 11 (1.96%) C++
11 10 (1.79%) Shell Script
12 8 (1.43%) Groovy
13 4 (0.71%) PowerHouse
13 4 (0.71%) Python
13 4 (0.71%) PowerShell
14 3 (0.54%) XPath
14 3 (0.54%) VBScript
14 3 (0.54%) Delphi
15 2 (0.36%) XAML
Qualifications
1 86 (15.36%) Degree
2 30 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 27 (4.82%) MCSE
4 18 (3.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 15 (2.68%) CCNP
5 15 (2.68%) CCNA
5 15 (2.68%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (2.68%) VCP5
6 14 (2.50%) ISEB
7 10 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 10 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
7 10 (1.79%) MCSA
7 10 (1.79%) ISTQB
8 8 (1.43%) MCP
9 7 (1.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 6 (1.07%) Security+ Certification
10 6 (1.07%) CCIP
10 6 (1.07%) CCSP
11 4 (0.71%) MCITP
11 4 (0.71%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.29%) QA
2 23 (4.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 16 (2.86%) SLA
4 6 (1.07%) HL7
5 4 (0.71%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (5.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (3.93%) Oracle RMAN
2 22 (3.93%) Oracle RAC
3 18 (3.21%) vSphere
4 12 (2.14%) Active Directory
5 7 (1.25%) VMware ESX
6 6 (1.07%) Terminal Services
6 6 (1.07%) MetaFrame
6 6 (1.07%) VMware Server
7 4 (0.71%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (0.71%) XenApp
7 4 (0.71%) XenServer
7 4 (0.71%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.54%) VMFS
8 3 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.36%) Xen
10 1 (0.18%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.18%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.18%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.18%) UAG
Systems Management
1 22 (3.93%) Data Guard
2 13 (2.32%) MOM
3 9 (1.61%) Nessus
4 7 (1.25%) Oracle Statspack
4 7 (1.25%) HP SIM
5 6 (1.07%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.36%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.18%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.18%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 223 (39.82%) Microsoft
2 175 (31.25%) Oracle
3 48 (8.57%) VMware
4 32 (5.71%) Cisco
5 21 (3.75%) CheckPoint
6 18 (3.21%) HP
7 15 (2.68%) Citrix
8 12 (2.14%) F5
9 11 (1.96%) NetApp
10 10 (1.79%) Dell
11 8 (1.43%) Perforce
12 7 (1.25%) Civica
12 7 (1.25%) Symantec
13 6 (1.07%) Talend
14 5 (0.89%) IBM
14 5 (0.89%) JBoss
15 3 (0.54%) Business Objects
16 2 (0.36%) Trapeze
16 2 (0.36%) SAP
16 2 (0.36%) Cognizant
Bedford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Advantage XPO
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, 23days
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, 23days
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: £18 - 30k upon experience
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + On call 1 wk in 3 = 20% payment
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £62000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Profile 29 Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits (see advert)
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Advantage XPO
Salary: £25000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
ALFA IT Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, London, South East
Lumesse
Salary: £30,000-£35,000
Posted: 13 days ago