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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
Lancashire / Preston
Rank 3 2 12
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Permanent jobs citing SQL 47 26 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 35.61% 35.62% 18.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 55.29% 50.98% 26.67%
Number of salaries quoted 42 23 23
Median salary £37,500 £28,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.92% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,496 £19,000 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,000 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
85 51 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 64.39% 69.86% 67.67%
Number of salaries quoted 79 47 84
Median salary £37,500 £32,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.18% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,496 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £42,150 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 23 January 2017.

SQL Salary Histogram in Preston

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 38 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (41.86%) CSS
3 34 (39.53%) HTML
4 33 (38.37%) SQL Server
4 33 (38.37%) SDLC
5 30 (34.88%) JavaScript
6 29 (33.72%) jQuery
7 23 (26.74%) Microsoft
8 22 (25.58%) PHP
9 20 (23.26%) iSeries
10 19 (22.09%) Degree
10 19 (22.09%) Web Services
11 18 (20.93%) ITIL
12 17 (19.77%) C#
13 16 (18.60%) .NET
14 15 (17.44%) Finance
14 15 (17.44%) Oracle
14 15 (17.44%) ASP.NET
14 15 (17.44%) Unit Testing
14 15 (17.44%) Analytical Skills
15 14 (16.28%) Symfony
15 14 (16.28%) AS400
16 13 (15.12%) Microsoft Certification
16 13 (15.12%) CRM
17 12 (13.95%) E-Commerce
17 12 (13.95%) ERP
17 12 (13.95%) IBM
17 12 (13.95%) RPG
17 12 (13.95%) Windows
17 12 (13.95%) DB2

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 8 (9.30%) Apache
1 8 (9.30%) WordPress
2 4 (4.65%) IIS
3 2 (2.33%) OpenEdge
3 2 (2.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.16%) Confluence
4 1 (1.16%) JBoss
4 1 (1.16%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (10.47%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (6.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.16%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.33%) HTTP
1 2 (2.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.16%) Firewall
2 1 (1.16%) LAN
2 1 (1.16%) WAN
2 1 (1.16%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (38.37%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.95%) DB2
2 12 (13.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (12.79%) MySQL
4 10 (11.63%) RDBMS
4 10 (11.63%) Relational Database
5 9 (10.47%) SQL Server 2014
6 8 (9.30%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (5.81%) Oracle Database
7 5 (5.81%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.16%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.16%) GIS
9 1 (1.16%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.16%) MS Access
9 1 (1.16%) Power BI
9 1 (1.16%) Sisense
9 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (13.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (11.63%) JIRA
3 7 (8.14%) Git (software)
4 4 (4.65%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (4.65%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (4.65%) Visual Studio
5 3 (3.49%) Selenium
6 2 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (2.33%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.33%) SpecFlow
6 2 (2.33%) Subversion
6 2 (2.33%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.16%) Ant
7 1 (1.16%) Grunt
7 1 (1.16%) gulp
7 1 (1.16%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.16%) TestRail
General
1 15 (17.44%) Finance
2 9 (10.47%) Advertising
3 5 (5.81%) Retail
4 2 (2.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.16%) Legal
5 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (47.67%) Developer
2 39 (45.35%) Analyst
3 16 (18.60%) PHP Developer
4 14 (16.28%) SQL Developer
4 14 (16.28%) Support Analyst
5 13 (15.12%) Applications Support
6 12 (13.95%) Applications Support Analyst
6 12 (13.95%) Programmer
7 10 (11.63%) JavaScript Developer
8 9 (10.47%) Data Analyst
9 8 (9.30%) .NET Analyst Programmer
9 8 (9.30%) .NET Programmer
9 8 (9.30%) Analyst Programmer
9 8 (9.30%) C# Programmer
9 8 (9.30%) VB Analyst Programmer
9 8 (9.30%) VB Programmer
9 8 (9.30%) VB6 Analyst Programmer
9 8 (9.30%) VB6 Programmer
10 7 (8.14%) HTML Developer
10 7 (8.14%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (41.86%) CSS
2 34 (39.53%) HTML
3 29 (33.72%) jQuery
4 19 (22.09%) Web Services
5 16 (18.60%) .NET
6 15 (17.44%) ASP.NET
7 14 (16.28%) Symfony
8 11 (12.79%) HTML5
8 11 (12.79%) SOAP
9 10 (11.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 10 (11.63%) XML
10 9 (10.47%) Ajax
10 9 (10.47%) JSON
10 9 (10.47%) RESTful
10 9 (10.47%) WCF
11 8 (9.30%) Laravel
12 6 (6.98%) CodeIgniter
13 5 (5.81%) Spine.js
14 3 (3.49%) .NET Framework
14 3 (3.49%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 20 (23.26%) iSeries
2 15 (17.44%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (16.28%) AS400
4 9 (10.47%) Computer Science
4 9 (10.47%) User Experience
5 8 (9.30%) Mainframe
6 5 (5.81%) Mathematics
7 4 (4.65%) Management Information System
8 3 (3.49%) Data Integration
9 2 (2.33%) Driving Licence
10 1 (1.16%) Data Extraction
10 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (1.16%) NHS
10 1 (1.16%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.95%) Windows
2 9 (10.47%) Apple iOS
3 5 (5.81%) Android
3 5 (5.81%) Linux
4 2 (2.33%) Unix
5 1 (1.16%) AIX
5 1 (1.16%) Solaris
5 1 (1.16%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (38.37%) SDLC
3 18 (20.93%) ITIL
4 15 (17.44%) Unit Testing
5 13 (15.12%) CRM
6 12 (13.95%) E-Commerce
6 12 (13.95%) ERP
6 12 (13.95%) Waterfall
7 11 (12.79%) MVC
8 8 (9.30%) Web Development
9 6 (6.98%) Software Engineering
10 5 (5.81%) Creative Problem-Solving
10 5 (5.81%) Data Analysis
10 5 (5.81%) Data Management
10 5 (5.81%) OOP
10 5 (5.81%) Web Design
11 4 (4.65%) ERD
11 4 (4.65%) Regression Testing
12 3 (3.49%) Time Management
12 3 (3.49%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (34.88%) JavaScript
2 22 (25.58%) PHP
3 17 (19.77%) C#
4 12 (13.95%) RPG
5 8 (9.30%) VB
5 8 (9.30%) VB6
6 6 (6.98%) Bash Shell
6 6 (6.98%) T-SQL
7 5 (5.81%) C
7 5 (5.81%) Java
8 4 (4.65%) Objective-C
8 4 (4.65%) PL/SQL
8 4 (4.65%) VBA
9 2 (2.33%) Delphi
9 2 (2.33%) Pascal
9 2 (2.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (22.09%) Degree
2 13 (15.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (5.81%) DBS Check
4 3 (3.49%) ISEB
4 3 (3.49%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.16%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.16%) QA
1 1 (1.16%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.16%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (26.74%) Microsoft
2 15 (17.44%) Oracle
3 12 (13.95%) IBM
4 5 (5.81%) Xamarin
5 4 (4.65%) Apple
6 3 (3.49%) VMware
7 2 (2.33%) HP
7 2 (2.33%) Tableau
8 1 (1.16%) Cisco
8 1 (1.16%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.16%) Zend
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