The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Leighton Buzzard region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 3 10
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs citing SQL 12 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leighton Buzzard 66.67% 20.00% 24.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 75.00% 100.00% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 9
Average salary £32,500 £39,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £39,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,850 £39,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.47% +1.38%
Programming Languages Category
Leighton Buzzard
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
16 1 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leighton Buzzard 88.89% 20.00% 72.97%
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 27
Average salary £32,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £39,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £44,250 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL
Bedfordshire

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 30 Related IT Skills in Leighton Buzzard

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 16 (72.73%) VB.NET
1 16 (72.73%) .NET
2 13 (59.09%) Manufacturing
3 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
4 8 (36.36%) T-SQL
4 8 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 5 (22.73%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (22.73%) NHibernate
7 5 (22.73%) .NET Framework
7 5 (22.73%) Tandem
7 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (22.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 4 (18.18%) Mathematics
8 4 (18.18%) CAD
8 4 (18.18%) WinForms
8 4 (18.18%) PhD
9 3 (13.64%) HTML
9 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
9 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
9 3 (13.64%) CSS
9 3 (13.64%) jQuery
10 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
10 2 (9.09%) Spring.NET
10 2 (9.09%) Dependency Injection

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Leighton Buzzard by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 8 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (22.73%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
5 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (59.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Developer
2 8 (36.36%) .NET Developer
2 8 (36.36%) VB.NET Developer
3 5 (22.73%) SQL Developer
3 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Graduate
5 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (72.73%) .NET
2 5 (22.73%) NHibernate
2 5 (22.73%) .NET Framework
2 5 (22.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 4 (18.18%) WinForms
4 3 (13.64%) HTML
4 3 (13.64%) CSS
4 3 (13.64%) jQuery
5 2 (9.09%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Tandem
2 4 (18.18%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (18.18%) CAD
3 2 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (9.09%) AOP
3 2 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) VB.NET
2 8 (36.36%) T-SQL
3 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) PhD
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £35,000 per annum basic + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Michael Page Digital
Posted: 2 days ago
Leighton Buzzard
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago