The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 17 1
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -16
Permanent jobs citing SQL 11 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bicester 42.31% 23.40% 34.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 91.67% 26.83% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 10
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +56.52%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
SQL
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bicester region.

Programming Languages Category
Bicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
12 41 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bicester 46.15% 87.23% 41.38%
Number of salaries quoted 7 41 12
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Bicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Bicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Bicester

SQL
Salary Trend in Bicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Bicester region.

SQL Salary Trend in Bicester

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bicester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bicester 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 16 (94.12%) JavaScript
2 14 (82.35%) .NET
3 13 (76.47%) Intranet
4 11 (64.71%) CSS
4 11 (64.71%) XML
4 11 (64.71%) MySQL
4 11 (64.71%) PHP
4 11 (64.71%) HTML
4 11 (64.71%) CMS
4 11 (64.71%) Ajax
4 11 (64.71%) Web Development
4 11 (64.71%) jQuery
4 11 (64.71%) WordPress
4 11 (64.71%) Kentico
5 10 (58.82%) Marketing
5 10 (58.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 10 (58.82%) SEO
5 10 (58.82%) XHTML
5 10 (58.82%) Adobe
6 7 (41.18%) Web Design
6 7 (41.18%) C#
6 7 (41.18%) Sitecore CMS
6 7 (41.18%) Sitecore
7 6 (35.29%) Life Science
7 6 (35.29%) Relational Database
7 6 (35.29%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (35.29%) Multimedia
8 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
8 5 (29.41%) User Experience
9 4 (23.53%) Drupal

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bicester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bicester 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 11 (64.71%) CMS
1 11 (64.71%) WordPress
1 11 (64.71%) Kentico
2 7 (41.18%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (23.53%) Drupal
3 4 (23.53%) Joomla!
4 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (58.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (23.53%) InDesign
2 4 (23.53%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) Intranet
2 2 (11.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) MySQL
2 6 (35.29%) Relational Database
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (58.82%) Marketing
2 6 (35.29%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (35.29%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) Web Developer
3 7 (41.18%) PHP Developer
4 4 (23.53%) PHP Web Developer
4 4 (23.53%) C# Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Software Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Senior Web Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Senior Developer
5 3 (17.65%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Web Manager
6 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (82.35%) .NET
2 11 (64.71%) CSS
2 11 (64.71%) XML
2 11 (64.71%) HTML
2 11 (64.71%) Ajax
2 11 (64.71%) jQuery
3 10 (58.82%) XHTML
4 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
5 4 (23.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (23.53%) Sass
5 4 (23.53%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Life Science
2 5 (29.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Web Development
2 10 (58.82%) SEO
3 7 (41.18%) Web Design
4 4 (23.53%) Content Management
5 1 (5.88%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) JavaScript
2 11 (64.71%) PHP
3 7 (41.18%) C#
4 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Adobe
2 7 (41.18%) Sitecore