The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leighton Buzzard region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 1 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 2 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leighton Buzzard 66.67% 15.38% 66.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 100.00% 16.67% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 10
Average salary £45,000 £33,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -20.58%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL
Bedfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Leighton Buzzard
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leighton Buzzard 66.67% 92.31% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 15
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Leighton Buzzard

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Leighton Buzzard

SQL
Salary Trend in Leighton Buzzard

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

SQL Salary Trend in Leighton Buzzard

SQL
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Leighton Buzzard

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leighton Buzzard 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 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) HTML

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Leighton Buzzard by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leighton Buzzard 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 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) DBA
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) SQL DBA
1 2 (40.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Report Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft