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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 10 2 15
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +13
Permanent jobs citing SQL 21 27 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 18.10% 25.71% 12.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.30% 43.55% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 11 25 15
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
83 62 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 71.55% 59.05% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 49 57 75
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,950 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Preston

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 13 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (46.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (38.46%) .NET
3 10 (38.46%) Windows
4 9 (34.62%) CSS
4 9 (34.62%) HTML
5 8 (30.77%) C#
5 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET
5 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
6 7 (26.92%) MVC
7 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
8 5 (19.23%) CMS
8 5 (19.23%) WinForms
8 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (19.23%) Kentico
9 4 (15.38%) jQuery
9 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (15.38%) Data Extraction
9 4 (15.38%) WCF
9 4 (15.38%) VB.NET
10 3 (11.54%) PL/SQL
10 3 (11.54%) Oracle
10 3 (11.54%) OO
10 3 (11.54%) Finance
10 3 (11.54%) Data Analysis
11 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
11 2 (7.69%) Degree
11 2 (7.69%) LINQ

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 5 (19.23%) CMS
1 5 (19.23%) Kentico
2 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Agresso
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) LAN
1 1 (3.85%) WAN
1 1 (3.85%) DHCP
1 1 (3.85%) VPN
1 1 (3.85%) DNS
1 1 (3.85%) Internet
1 1 (3.85%) Skype
1 1 (3.85%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (46.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
4 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
6 2 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (3.85%) MySQL
7 1 (3.85%) OLAP
7 1 (3.85%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.85%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) Developer
2 8 (30.77%) .NET Developer
3 4 (15.38%) SQL Developer
4 3 (11.54%) C# Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Help Desk Advisor
5 2 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Database Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Junior Developer
6 1 (3.85%) PHP Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (38.46%) .NET
2 9 (34.62%) CSS
2 9 (34.62%) HTML
3 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET
4 5 (19.23%) WinForms
5 4 (15.38%) jQuery
5 4 (15.38%) WCF
6 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
6 2 (7.69%) LINQ
6 2 (7.69%) Entity Framework
6 2 (7.69%) Web Services
6 2 (7.69%) XML
7 1 (3.85%) SOAP
7 1 (3.85%) FIXML
7 1 (3.85%) FpML
7 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (3.85%) HTML5
7 1 (3.85%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Data Extraction
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.85%) SWIFT
3 1 (3.85%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) UNIX
2 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) MVC
2 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (11.54%) OO
3 3 (11.54%) Data Analysis
4 2 (7.69%) Web Application Development
4 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (7.69%) E-business
4 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.85%) ERP
5 1 (3.85%) OOD
5 1 (3.85%) ETL
5 1 (3.85%) CRM
5 1 (3.85%) Six Sigma
5 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.85%) HOOD
5 1 (3.85%) OO PHP
5 1 (3.85%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (3.85%) Line Management
5 1 (3.85%) Data Mapping
5 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) C#
2 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 4 (15.38%) VB.NET
4 3 (11.54%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.85%) Ada
5 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.85%) Perl
5 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) Business Objects
3 1 (3.85%) VMware
3 1 (3.85%) Adobe
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
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Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
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Salary: From £20,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
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Vertical IT
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + benefits
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