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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 27 35 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 25.96% 23.65% 21.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.57% 43.21% 41.10%
Number of salaries quoted 22 22 29
Average salary £33,000 £30,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.19% -20.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,375 £29,100 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,850 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
SQL
Lancashire

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

Programming Languages Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
70 81 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 67.31% 54.73% 52.90%
Number of salaries quoted 59 61 66
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £27,500 £26,570
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

SQL
Salary Trend in Preston

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

SQL Salary Trend in Preston

SQL
Salary Histogram in Preston

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Preston region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Preston

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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 24 (45.28%) .NET
2 22 (41.51%) C#
3 21 (39.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (37.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (35.85%) Windows
6 18 (33.96%) ASP.NET
7 17 (32.08%) HTML
8 16 (30.19%) SQL Server
8 16 (30.19%) MVC
9 15 (28.30%) Oracle
10 14 (26.42%) JavaScript
10 14 (26.42%) CSS
11 12 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (18.87%) CMS
13 9 (16.98%) Team Foundation Server
14 8 (15.09%) Kentico
14 8 (15.09%) Relational Database
14 8 (15.09%) WinForms
14 8 (15.09%) PL/SQL
14 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
15 7 (13.21%) Data Analysis
15 7 (13.21%) Finance
16 6 (11.32%) Oracle Reports
16 6 (11.32%) Performance Tuning
16 6 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
16 6 (11.32%) jQuery
16 6 (11.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 5 (9.43%) WCF
17 5 (9.43%) Web Development
17 5 (9.43%) .NET Framework

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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 10 (18.87%) CMS
2 8 (15.09%) Kentico
3 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.89%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.89%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.89%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Agresso
2 3 (5.66%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (5.66%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (3.77%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) WAN
2 2 (3.77%) LAN
2 2 (3.77%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.77%) Firewall
3 1 (1.89%) Wireless
3 1 (1.89%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (1.89%) VPN
3 1 (1.89%) DNS
3 1 (1.89%) Internet
3 1 (1.89%) SMS
3 1 (1.89%) VoIP
3 1 (1.89%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (39.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 20 (37.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (30.19%) SQL Server
4 8 (15.09%) Relational Database
5 6 (11.32%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (11.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (9.43%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (7.55%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (5.66%) RDBMS
9 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
9 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (3.77%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (1.89%) Hadoop
10 1 (1.89%) Apache Hive
10 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
10 1 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (16.98%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (7.55%) Visual Studio
2 4 (7.55%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (7.55%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.89%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.89%) JUnit
3 1 (1.89%) Bugzilla
3 1 (1.89%) JIRA
3 1 (1.89%) ReSharper
3 1 (1.89%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.89%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.89%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.89%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 7 (13.21%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Marketing
3 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (66.04%) Developer
2 16 (30.19%) .NET Developer
3 7 (13.21%) Analyst
4 6 (11.32%) SQL Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Web Developer
5 5 (9.43%) C# Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Support Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Oracle Developer
6 4 (7.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (7.55%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Designer
7 3 (5.66%) C# Web Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Help Desk Advisor
7 3 (5.66%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Systems Support Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) IT Support Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) IT Support
8 2 (3.77%) .NET Web Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (45.28%) .NET
2 18 (33.96%) ASP.NET
3 17 (32.08%) HTML
4 14 (26.42%) CSS
5 8 (15.09%) WinForms
6 6 (11.32%) jQuery
7 5 (9.43%) WCF
7 5 (9.43%) Entity Framework
7 5 (9.43%) .NET Framework
8 4 (7.55%) Web Services
8 4 (7.55%) XML
8 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (7.55%) HTML5
8 4 (7.55%) LINQ
9 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (3.77%) J2EE
11 1 (1.89%) ADO.NET
11 1 (1.89%) Classic ASP
11 1 (1.89%) JSP
11 1 (1.89%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.55%) Data Extraction
3 2 (3.77%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.89%) W3C
4 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 19 (35.85%) Windows
2 2 (3.77%) Android
2 2 (3.77%) UNIX
3 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.89%) AIX
3 1 (1.89%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.19%) MVC
2 12 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (13.21%) Data Analysis
4 6 (11.32%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (9.43%) Web Development
6 4 (7.55%) CRM
6 4 (7.55%) ERP
6 4 (7.55%) E-business
6 4 (7.55%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (5.66%) Six Sigma
7 3 (5.66%) Web Application Development
8 2 (3.77%) Unit Testing
8 2 (3.77%) OO
8 2 (3.77%) Asset Management
8 2 (3.77%) Project Management
8 2 (3.77%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (3.77%) ITIL
8 2 (3.77%) UML
8 2 (3.77%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 22 (41.51%) C#
2 14 (26.42%) JavaScript
3 8 (15.09%) PL/SQL
4 5 (9.43%) VB.NET
5 4 (7.55%) VBA
5 4 (7.55%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.66%) Java
7 2 (3.77%) VB
8 1 (1.89%) VBScript
8 1 (1.89%) Perl
8 1 (1.89%) Delphi
8 1 (1.89%) Ada
8 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.89%) VB6
8 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.89%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) Degree
2 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.89%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.89%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.89%) MCP
3 1 (1.89%) MCSE
3 1 (1.89%) PhD
3 1 (1.89%) CCNP
3 1 (1.89%) CCNA
3 1 (1.89%) ISEB
3 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.77%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (28.30%) Oracle
2 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.66%) VMware
4 2 (3.77%) SAP
4 2 (3.77%) Cisco
4 2 (3.77%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.89%) IBM
5 1 (1.89%) Google
5 1 (1.89%) New Relic
5 1 (1.89%) Apple
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