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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 4 13
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Permanent jobs citing SQL 31 19 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 19.50% 14.73% 13.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.10% 30.16% 21.52%
Number of salaries quoted 23 14 17
Average salary £30,000 £30,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.63% -10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £29,450 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £53,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
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
103 63 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 64.78% 48.84% 62.20%
Number of salaries quoted 73 53 73
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,325 £27,300 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,500 £40,300
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 3 July 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Preston

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 17 (47.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 16 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 16 (44.44%) Windows
3 12 (33.33%) .NET
4 11 (30.56%) MVC
5 10 (27.78%) C#
5 10 (27.78%) HTML
5 10 (27.78%) ASP.NET
6 9 (25.00%) CSS
6 9 (25.00%) Oracle
6 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (22.22%) CMS
7 8 (22.22%) WinForms
7 8 (22.22%) Kentico
7 8 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 8 (22.22%) PL/SQL
8 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
8 7 (19.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (16.67%) Relational Database
10 5 (13.89%) Finance
10 5 (13.89%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (11.11%) Data Extraction
11 4 (11.11%) Degree
11 4 (11.11%) Oracle APEX
11 4 (11.11%) Data Analysis
11 4 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
11 4 (11.11%) Oracle Forms

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 8 (22.22%) CMS
1 8 (22.22%) Kentico
2 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.78%) IIS
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Agresso
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) LAN
1 1 (2.78%) WAN
1 1 (2.78%) DHCP
1 1 (2.78%) VPN
1 1 (2.78%) DNS
1 1 (2.78%) Internet
1 1 (2.78%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (47.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 16 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
3 7 (19.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 6 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (5.56%) RDBMS
6 2 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (2.78%) OLAP
7 1 (2.78%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.78%) Rational DOORS
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (63.89%) Developer
2 10 (27.78%) .NET Developer
3 6 (16.67%) SQL Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Designer
5 3 (8.33%) Help Desk Advisor
6 2 (5.56%) Systems Support Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Systems Support
6 2 (5.56%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Web Developer
7 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Database Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Junior Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Junior
7 1 (2.78%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (33.33%) .NET
2 10 (27.78%) ASP.NET
2 10 (27.78%) HTML
3 9 (25.00%) CSS
4 8 (22.22%) WinForms
5 3 (8.33%) Web Services
6 2 (5.56%) XML
6 2 (5.56%) J2EE
6 2 (5.56%) WCF
7 1 (2.78%) LINQ
7 1 (2.78%) jQuery
7 1 (2.78%) RESTful
7 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (2.78%) Entity Framework
7 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (2.78%) EJB
7 1 (2.78%) Middleware
7 1 (2.78%) Hibernate
7 1 (2.78%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Data Extraction
1 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 16 (44.44%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Android
2 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) MVC
2 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (13.89%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
4 4 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 4 (11.11%) E-business
4 4 (11.11%) ERP
5 3 (8.33%) Six Sigma
6 2 (5.56%) Project Management
6 2 (5.56%) ETL
6 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.56%) ITIL
6 2 (5.56%) Asset Management
6 2 (5.56%) Line Management
6 2 (5.56%) CRM
6 2 (5.56%) ETL Development
7 1 (2.78%) SDLC
7 1 (2.78%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (2.78%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) C#
2 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 8 (22.22%) PL/SQL
3 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.56%) VB.NET
3 2 (5.56%) VBA
3 2 (5.56%) Java
4 1 (2.78%) Perl
4 1 (2.78%) Ada
4 1 (2.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Oracle
2 4 (11.11%) Business Objects
3 2 (5.56%) SAP
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.78%) VMware
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