The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 12 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 19 32 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 20.00% 20.13% 12.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.54% 30.48% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 16 21 13
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -1.63%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
69 105 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 72.63% 66.04% 47.01%
Number of salaries quoted 60 72 48
Median salary £32,500 £31,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,250 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

The demand trend of job ads across the Preston region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 June 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Preston

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Preston region with a requirement for SQL.

1 20 (48.78%) SQL Server
2 18 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
4 12 (29.27%) Finance
4 12 (29.27%) Relational Database
5 10 (24.39%) Degree
5 10 (24.39%) ASP.NET
5 10 (24.39%) .NET
6 9 (21.95%) Windows
6 9 (21.95%) C#
6 9 (21.95%) JavaScript
6 9 (21.95%) T-SQL
7 8 (19.51%) MS Excel
7 8 (19.51%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (19.51%) Scrum
8 7 (17.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (17.07%) VB
9 6 (14.63%) PHP
9 6 (14.63%) SharePoint
9 6 (14.63%) RDBMS
9 6 (14.63%) ETL
9 6 (14.63%) VB6
9 6 (14.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (14.63%) MVC
9 6 (14.63%) SDLC
9 6 (14.63%) jQuery
9 6 (14.63%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (14.63%) Git (software)
9 6 (14.63%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (12.20%) Skype for Business

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (14.63%) SharePoint
2 5 (12.20%) Skype for Business
3 2 (4.88%) WordPress
4 1 (2.44%) CMS
4 1 (2.44%) IIS
4 1 (2.44%) nginx
4 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (19.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) DHCP
1 2 (4.88%) DNS
1 2 (4.88%) SAN
2 1 (2.44%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (48.78%) SQL Server
2 12 (29.27%) Relational Database
3 7 (17.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (14.63%) RDBMS
4 6 (14.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (14.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (12.20%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (7.32%) MongoDB
7 3 (7.32%) NoSQL
7 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 2 (4.88%) OLAP
8 2 (4.88%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (2.44%) Big Data
9 1 (2.44%) MySQL
9 1 (2.44%) Power BI
9 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (2.44%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Git (software)
2 5 (12.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.88%) Cucumber
3 2 (4.88%) Gerrit
3 2 (4.88%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.88%) JIRA
3 2 (4.88%) JMeter
3 2 (4.88%) Mercurial
3 2 (4.88%) Selenium
3 2 (4.88%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.44%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.44%) GitLab
4 1 (2.44%) HP UFT
4 1 (2.44%) LINQPad
4 1 (2.44%) PhpStorm
4 1 (2.44%) ReSharper
4 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (29.27%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Advertising
3 3 (7.32%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (41.46%) Analyst
1 17 (41.46%) Developer
2 6 (14.63%) .NET Developer
2 6 (14.63%) Data Analyst
2 6 (14.63%) SQL Developer
3 5 (12.20%) IT Analyst
3 5 (12.20%) PHP Developer
3 5 (12.20%) Software Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Automation Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 4 (9.76%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (9.76%) C# Developer
4 4 (9.76%) IT Support
4 4 (9.76%) IT Support Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Support Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Test Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Web Developer
5 3 (7.32%) .NET Web Developer
5 3 (7.32%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (24.39%) .NET
1 10 (24.39%) ASP.NET
2 6 (14.63%) jQuery
3 5 (12.20%) .NET Framework
3 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (12.20%) CSS
4 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (9.76%) WCF
4 4 (9.76%) Web Services
5 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 3 (7.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (2.44%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.44%) Classic ASP
6 1 (2.44%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (2.44%) HTML
6 1 (2.44%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (2.44%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (2.44%) React
6 1 (2.44%) Symfony
6 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (9.76%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.76%) Data Integration
2 4 (9.76%) Mathematics
2 4 (9.76%) Physics
3 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.32%) Clustering
3 3 (7.32%) e-Learning
3 3 (7.32%) Learning Management System
3 3 (7.32%) Replication
4 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.44%) Blog
5 1 (2.44%) FMCG
5 1 (2.44%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (2.44%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) Windows
2 5 (12.20%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.44%) Linux
4 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (19.51%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (19.51%) Scrum
3 6 (14.63%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (14.63%) ETL
3 6 (14.63%) MVC
3 6 (14.63%) SDLC
4 5 (12.20%) Functional Testing
4 5 (12.20%) ITIL
4 5 (12.20%) Mentoring
4 5 (12.20%) Service Delivery
4 5 (12.20%) Test Scripting
4 5 (12.20%) Waterfall
4 5 (12.20%) Web Development
5 4 (9.76%) BPR
5 4 (9.76%) Kanban
5 4 (9.76%) OOD
5 4 (9.76%) Process Improvement
5 4 (9.76%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (9.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.95%) C#
1 9 (21.95%) JavaScript
1 9 (21.95%) T-SQL
2 7 (17.07%) VB
3 6 (14.63%) PHP
3 6 (14.63%) VB6
4 4 (9.76%) Java
5 2 (4.88%) Ruby
6 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.44%) C
6 1 (2.44%) PHP 7
6 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.44%) R
6 1 (2.44%) RPG
6 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (24.39%) Degree
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.88%) ISEB
3 2 (4.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) QA
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) Hyper-V
1 5 (12.20%) Terminal Services
2 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (4.88%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.88%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.20%) Remedy
3 2 (4.88%) VMware
4 1 (2.44%) HP
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle
4 1 (2.44%) Rackspace
4 1 (2.44%) RedGate
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