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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 6 11
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs citing SQL 54 22 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 33.96% 19.13% 13.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 48.21% 40.74% 35.00%
Number of salaries quoted 47 22 12
Average salary £31,500 £38,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +28.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,850 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £52,500 £37,050
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
112 54 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 70.44% 46.96% 38.10%
Number of salaries quoted 97 52 38
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% +30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,350 £37,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 23 October 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Preston

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 42 (57.53%) .NET
2 41 (56.16%) C#
3 30 (41.10%) CSS
4 29 (39.73%) HTML
5 27 (36.99%) ASP.NET
6 23 (31.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 22 (30.14%) jQuery
8 20 (27.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 19 (26.03%) SQL Server
9 19 (26.03%) WCF
9 19 (26.03%) .NET Framework
10 18 (24.66%) LINQ
11 17 (23.29%) VB.NET
12 16 (21.92%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 15 (20.55%) Web Application Development
13 15 (20.55%) Business Intelligence
14 14 (19.18%) MS Excel
15 13 (17.81%) Microsoft
15 13 (17.81%) JavaScript
15 13 (17.81%) XML
15 13 (17.81%) Analytical Skills
16 12 (16.44%) Web Development
17 10 (13.70%) HTML5
17 10 (13.70%) PL/SQL
18 9 (12.33%) PHP
18 9 (12.33%) Oracle
19 8 (10.96%) Finance
19 8 (10.96%) Relational Database
20 7 (9.59%) CSS3
20 7 (9.59%) T-SQL

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 3 (4.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.74%) SAS
2 2 (2.74%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.37%) CMS
3 1 (1.37%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (19.18%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.11%) MS Office
3 2 (2.74%) SPSS
4 1 (1.37%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.74%) Firewall
2 1 (1.37%) Intranet
2 1 (1.37%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (31.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 20 (27.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (26.03%) SQL Server
4 8 (10.96%) Relational Database
5 6 (8.22%) MySQL
5 6 (8.22%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 6 (8.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (8.22%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (4.11%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.74%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (9.59%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.37%) Subversion
2 1 (1.37%) Maven
2 1 (1.37%) JUnit
General
1 8 (10.96%) Finance
2 2 (2.74%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.37%) Advertising
3 1 (1.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 51 (69.86%) Developer
2 20 (27.40%) .NET Developer
3 18 (24.66%) Analyst
4 17 (23.29%) C# Developer
4 17 (23.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (20.55%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 15 (20.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 15 (20.55%) VB.NET Developer
5 15 (20.55%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (9.59%) Senior Developer
7 6 (8.22%) Web Developer
7 6 (8.22%) Software Tester
7 6 (8.22%) Tester
7 6 (8.22%) Oracle BI Developer
7 6 (8.22%) OBIEE Developer
8 5 (6.85%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Analyst Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Team Leader
9 4 (5.48%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (4.11%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (57.53%) .NET
2 30 (41.10%) CSS
3 29 (39.73%) HTML
4 27 (36.99%) ASP.NET
5 22 (30.14%) jQuery
6 19 (26.03%) WCF
6 19 (26.03%) .NET Framework
7 18 (24.66%) LINQ
8 16 (21.92%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 13 (17.81%) XML
10 10 (13.70%) HTML5
11 7 (9.59%) CSS3
12 6 (8.22%) XSLT
13 4 (5.48%) Classic ASP
13 4 (5.48%) SOAP
13 4 (5.48%) Web Services
13 4 (5.48%) Ajax
14 3 (4.11%) Grails
14 3 (4.11%) DHTML
15 1 (1.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.81%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.22%) N-Tier
2 6 (8.22%) Mathematics
3 3 (4.11%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.74%) Economics
4 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.74%) Statistics
4 2 (2.74%) Psychology
5 1 (1.37%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.37%) EPoS
5 1 (1.37%) EFTPOS
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.48%) Windows
2 2 (2.74%) Windows XP
2 2 (2.74%) UNIX
3 1 (1.37%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.37%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.55%) Web Application Development
1 15 (20.55%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (16.44%) Web Development
3 6 (8.22%) ETL
3 6 (8.22%) Performance Testing
4 5 (6.85%) Data Analysis
4 5 (6.85%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (6.85%) ERP
4 5 (6.85%) ITIL
5 4 (5.48%) UML
5 4 (5.48%) Scrum
6 3 (4.11%) Performance Management
6 3 (4.11%) Dimensional Modelling
6 3 (4.11%) Business Analysis
6 3 (4.11%) OO
7 2 (2.74%) OOP
7 2 (2.74%) SOA
7 2 (2.74%) CHAID
7 2 (2.74%) Data Management
7 2 (2.74%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 41 (56.16%) C#
2 17 (23.29%) VB.NET
3 13 (17.81%) JavaScript
4 10 (13.70%) PL/SQL
5 9 (12.33%) PHP
6 7 (9.59%) T-SQL
7 6 (8.22%) Java
7 6 (8.22%) VBA
8 5 (6.85%) VB
9 3 (4.11%) Groovy
9 3 (4.11%) Objective-C
9 3 (4.11%) VBScript
10 2 (2.74%) C
10 2 (2.74%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (5.48%) SC Cleared
1 4 (5.48%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.11%) Degree
3 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.37%) MCSE
Vendors
1 13 (17.81%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.33%) Oracle
3 6 (8.22%) Informatica
4 5 (6.85%) Business Objects
5 2 (2.74%) VMware
6 1 (1.37%) Cisco
6 1 (1.37%) Citrix
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