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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 14 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 18 46 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 14.88% 38.33% 28.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.22% 55.42% 51.06%
Number of salaries quoted 17 44 22
Average salary £42,000 £35,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +2.18%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
81 83 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 66.94% 69.17% 55.95%
Number of salaries quoted 75 80 45
Average salary £30,500 £39,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.78% +21.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £41,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 30 January 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Preston

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 36 (49.32%) .NET
2 29 (39.73%) C#
3 26 (35.62%) HTML
4 25 (34.25%) CSS
5 24 (32.88%) Business Intelligence
6 23 (31.51%) ASP.NET
7 22 (30.14%) XML
7 22 (30.14%) PL/SQL
8 21 (28.77%) Oracle
8 21 (28.77%) Analytical Skills
9 20 (27.40%) jQuery
10 18 (24.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 17 (23.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 16 (21.92%) Oracle BI EE
12 16 (21.92%) WCF
12 16 (21.92%) SQL Server
12 16 (21.92%) XSLT
12 16 (21.92%) JavaScript
12 16 (21.92%) Informatica
12 16 (21.92%) ETL
13 13 (17.81%) VB.NET
13 13 (17.81%) LINQ
13 13 (17.81%) .NET Framework
13 13 (17.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 11 (15.07%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 10 (13.70%) Web Application Development
15 10 (13.70%) HTML5
16 9 (12.33%) Web Development
16 9 (12.33%) MS Excel
16 9 (12.33%) Relational Database

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 5 (6.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.37%) IIS
2 1 (1.37%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.37%) CMS
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 9 (12.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.37%) MS Project
2 1 (1.37%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.74%) Firewall
2 1 (1.37%) SAN
2 1 (1.37%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (24.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 17 (23.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 16 (21.92%) Oracle BI EE
3 16 (21.92%) SQL Server
4 13 (17.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (12.33%) Relational Database
6 4 (5.48%) MySQL
6 4 (5.48%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database
7 3 (4.11%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (4.11%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (2.74%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (8.22%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.74%) Xcode
2 2 (2.74%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.37%) JUnit
3 1 (1.37%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.37%) JBuilder
3 1 (1.37%) Subversion
3 1 (1.37%) Maven
General
1 6 (8.22%) Finance
2 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.37%) Retail
3 1 (1.37%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 52 (71.23%) Developer
2 17 (23.29%) .NET Developer
3 12 (16.44%) C# Developer
3 12 (16.44%) Analyst
3 12 (16.44%) C# .NET Developer
4 11 (15.07%) OBIEE Developer
5 10 (13.70%) VB.NET Developer
5 10 (13.70%) ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (13.70%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (13.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (9.59%) Tester
6 7 (9.59%) Software Tester
7 6 (8.22%) Oracle BI Developer
8 5 (6.85%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 5 (6.85%) Senior Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Support Analyst
9 4 (5.48%) Team Leader
9 4 (5.48%) SQL Developer
9 4 (5.48%) PHP Developer
10 3 (4.11%) IFS Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (49.32%) .NET
2 26 (35.62%) HTML
3 25 (34.25%) CSS
4 23 (31.51%) ASP.NET
5 22 (30.14%) XML
6 20 (27.40%) jQuery
7 16 (21.92%) WCF
7 16 (21.92%) XSLT
8 13 (17.81%) LINQ
8 13 (17.81%) .NET Framework
9 11 (15.07%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 10 (13.70%) HTML5
11 6 (8.22%) Ajax
11 6 (8.22%) Web Services
11 6 (8.22%) Classic ASP
12 4 (5.48%) SOAP
13 3 (4.11%) CSS3
14 2 (2.74%) Cocoa
14 2 (2.74%) CakePHP
14 2 (2.74%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 21 (28.77%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.22%) N-Tier
3 4 (5.48%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.37%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.37%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.37%) EPoS
5 1 (1.37%) EFTPOS
5 1 (1.37%) Derivative
5 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.48%) Windows
2 3 (4.11%) UNIX
3 2 (2.74%) Windows XP
3 2 (2.74%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.37%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.88%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (21.92%) ETL
3 10 (13.70%) Web Application Development
4 9 (12.33%) Web Development
5 7 (9.59%) Performance Testing
6 6 (8.22%) Data Analysis
7 5 (6.85%) OO
7 5 (6.85%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (5.48%) Scrum
8 4 (5.48%) ERP
8 4 (5.48%) UML
8 4 (5.48%) ITIL
9 3 (4.11%) Dimensional Modelling
9 3 (4.11%) OO PHP
9 3 (4.11%) MVC
10 2 (2.74%) Data Modelling
11 1 (1.37%) Data Mapping
11 1 (1.37%) Web Testing
11 1 (1.37%) Test Management
11 1 (1.37%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (39.73%) C#
2 22 (30.14%) PL/SQL
3 16 (21.92%) JavaScript
4 13 (17.81%) VB.NET
5 8 (10.96%) T-SQL
6 6 (8.22%) VBA
7 5 (6.85%) VB
8 4 (5.48%) PHP
8 4 (5.48%) Java
9 3 (4.11%) VBScript
10 2 (2.74%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.74%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (5.48%) SC Cleared
1 4 (5.48%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (2.74%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 21 (28.77%) Oracle
2 16 (21.92%) Informatica
3 5 (6.85%) Business Objects
3 5 (6.85%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.74%) Apple
5 1 (1.37%) Adobe
5 1 (1.37%) Cisco
5 1 (1.37%) VMware
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