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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 4 17 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leighton Buzzard 80.00% 80.95% 50.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 80.00% 85.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 2
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,000 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £34,100 £38,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL
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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
5 20 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leighton Buzzard 100.00% 95.24% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 20 2
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £30,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £39,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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
Salary Histogram in Leighton Buzzard

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Leighton Buzzard region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Leighton Buzzard

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leighton Buzzard

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
1 5 (55.56%) Business Analysis
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (22.22%) ERP
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) XML
3 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 2 (22.22%) ETL
3 2 (22.22%) ISEB
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (22.22%) Business Transformation
3 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Retail
4 1 (11.11%) Finance
4 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
4 1 (11.11%) Axure RP
4 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) Big Data
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) SLA

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Leighton Buzzard by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 (22.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
1 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (11.11%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (11.11%) Axure RP
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Team Leader
3 2 (22.22%) SQL DBA
3 2 (22.22%) DBA
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Business Analysis
2 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) ERP
3 2 (22.22%) ETL
3 2 (22.22%) Business Transformation
4 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ISEB
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco