The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Preston region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 11 7
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL 19 22 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 13.97% 16.06% 18.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.94% 28.21% 33.90%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 19
Average salary £30,500 £34,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.29% +1.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £52,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.47% +1.38%
Programming Languages Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
68 78 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 50.00% 56.93% 55.66%
Number of salaries quoted 59 67 58
Average salary £31,250 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL
Lancashire

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 July 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Preston

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 34 (58.62%) .NET
2 32 (55.17%) C#
3 29 (50.00%) HTML
4 26 (44.83%) CSS
5 23 (39.66%) ASP.NET
5 23 (39.66%) .NET Framework
6 22 (37.93%) jQuery
7 21 (36.21%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 21 (36.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 20 (34.48%) SQL Server
9 18 (31.03%) Microsoft
10 17 (29.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 15 (25.86%) VB.NET
12 14 (24.14%) WCF
12 14 (24.14%) LINQ
12 14 (24.14%) Web Application Development
13 12 (20.69%) SQL Server 2012
14 11 (18.97%) HTML5
15 10 (17.24%) JavaScript
16 9 (15.52%) Business Intelligence
16 9 (15.52%) MVC
17 8 (13.79%) WinForms
17 8 (13.79%) SOA
17 8 (13.79%) T-SQL
17 8 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC
18 7 (12.07%) Dependency Injection
18 7 (12.07%) Inversion of Control
18 7 (12.07%) Mercurial
18 7 (12.07%) Unit Testing
18 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET MVC 4

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (5.17%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.45%) SAS
2 2 (3.45%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.72%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.72%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (12.07%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.17%) MS Office
3 2 (3.45%) SPSS
4 1 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (36.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 20 (34.48%) SQL Server
3 17 (29.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (20.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (6.90%) Oracle Database
6 4 (6.90%) MySQL
7 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (5.17%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.72%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.72%) MS Access
8 1 (1.72%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.72%) TKPROF
8 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 7 (12.07%) Mercurial
2 2 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (8.62%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (62.07%) Developer
2 17 (29.31%) Analyst
3 16 (27.59%) .NET Developer
3 16 (27.59%) C# Developer
3 16 (27.59%) C# .NET Developer
4 15 (25.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 15 (25.86%) VB.NET Developer
5 14 (24.14%) ASP.NET Developer
5 14 (24.14%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (10.34%) Software Developer
7 5 (8.62%) Data Analyst
7 5 (8.62%) DBA
8 4 (6.90%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (6.90%) SQL DBA
9 3 (5.17%) Developer Analyst
9 3 (5.17%) Web Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Web Analyst
9 3 (5.17%) Analyst Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (5.17%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (58.62%) .NET
2 29 (50.00%) HTML
3 26 (44.83%) CSS
4 23 (39.66%) ASP.NET
4 23 (39.66%) .NET Framework
5 22 (37.93%) jQuery
6 21 (36.21%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 14 (24.14%) WCF
7 14 (24.14%) LINQ
8 11 (18.97%) HTML5
9 8 (13.79%) WinForms
9 8 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 7 (12.07%) Razor View Engine
11 6 (10.34%) XML
12 4 (6.90%) CSS3
13 3 (5.17%) DHTML
13 3 (5.17%) Grails
14 1 (1.72%) J2EE
14 1 (1.72%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (5.17%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.17%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.45%) Psychology
3 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.45%) Economics
3 2 (3.45%) Statistics
4 1 (1.72%) Derivative
4 1 (1.72%) Replication
4 1 (1.72%) SWIFT
4 1 (1.72%) Physics
4 1 (1.72%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.90%) Windows
2 2 (3.45%) UNIX
3 1 (1.72%) Solaris
3 1 (1.72%) Linux
3 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.14%) Web Application Development
2 9 (15.52%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (15.52%) MVC
3 8 (13.79%) SOA
4 7 (12.07%) Dependency Injection
4 7 (12.07%) Unit Testing
5 4 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (5.17%) ITIL
6 3 (5.17%) ERP
6 3 (5.17%) Data Analysis
6 3 (5.17%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (5.17%) Business Analysis
6 3 (5.17%) Web Development
6 3 (5.17%) System Testing
6 3 (5.17%) Time Management
6 3 (5.17%) Performance Management
7 2 (3.45%) Multivariate Analysis
7 2 (3.45%) Data Governance
7 2 (3.45%) Performance Improvement
7 2 (3.45%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 32 (55.17%) C#
2 15 (25.86%) VB.NET
3 10 (17.24%) JavaScript
4 8 (13.79%) T-SQL
5 7 (12.07%) PHP
6 6 (10.34%) Java
7 3 (5.17%) C
7 3 (5.17%) COBOL
7 3 (5.17%) Objective-C
7 3 (5.17%) Groovy
8 2 (3.45%) VBScript
9 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (6.90%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.72%) MCSE
2 1 (1.72%) ISEB
2 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 18 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.07%) Oracle
3 3 (5.17%) HP
4 2 (3.45%) Citrix
5 1 (1.72%) Sun
5 1 (1.72%) VMware
Preston, Lancashire, North West
University of Central Lancashire
Salary: £28,132 - £32,590 (£28,695 - £33,242 with effect from 1st August 2014)
Posted: 23 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Preston
Computer Futures
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago