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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 12 2 16
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +14
Permanent jobs citing SQL 15 39 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 14.29% 32.50% 12.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.55% 52.70% 18.92%
Number of salaries quoted 6 35 14
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -8.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,400 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.10%
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
73 74 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 69.52% 61.67% 64.35%
Number of salaries quoted 44 67 73
Average salary £30,000 £37,123 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.18% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,500 £27,204
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £37,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 1 May 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Preston

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 1 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 12 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (33.33%) .NET
2 11 (33.33%) Oracle
2 11 (33.33%) XML
3 10 (30.30%) PL/SQL
3 10 (30.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (27.27%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 9 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (27.27%) HTML
4 9 (27.27%) ETL
5 8 (24.24%) Informatica
5 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
5 8 (24.24%) XSLT
5 8 (24.24%) Oracle BI EE
6 7 (21.21%) CSS
6 7 (21.21%) Windows
7 5 (15.15%) jQuery
7 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET
7 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
7 5 (15.15%) C#
8 4 (12.12%) VB.NET
8 4 (12.12%) OO
8 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
8 4 (12.12%) Data Extraction
8 4 (12.12%) WCF
8 4 (12.12%) HTML5
8 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (9.09%) Apple iOS

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.06%) Kentico
2 2 (6.06%) CMS
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (3.03%) Skype
1 1 (3.03%) LAN
1 1 (3.03%) WAN
1 1 (3.03%) DHCP
1 1 (3.03%) VPN
1 1 (3.03%) DNS
1 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (27.27%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 9 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
3 8 (24.24%) Oracle BI EE
4 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
6 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (6.06%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (6.06%) MySQL
7 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
7 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
7 1 (3.03%) OLAP
7 1 (3.03%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (6.06%) Xcode
2 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.03%) JBuilder
2 1 (3.03%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (75.76%) Developer
2 6 (18.18%) SQL Developer
3 5 (15.15%) .NET Developer
4 4 (12.12%) OBIEE Developer
5 3 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Help Desk Advisor
6 2 (6.06%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL Developer
6 2 (6.06%) PHP Developer
6 2 (6.06%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (6.06%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (6.06%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Applications Support
7 1 (3.03%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (33.33%) .NET
1 11 (33.33%) XML
2 9 (27.27%) HTML
3 8 (24.24%) XSLT
4 7 (21.21%) CSS
5 5 (15.15%) jQuery
5 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET
6 4 (12.12%) WCF
6 4 (12.12%) HTML5
7 3 (9.09%) Web Services
8 2 (6.06%) Ajax
8 2 (6.06%) .NET Framework
8 2 (6.06%) JSON
8 2 (6.06%) WinForms
8 2 (6.06%) Entity Framework
8 2 (6.06%) Cocoa Touch
8 2 (6.06%) CakePHP
8 2 (6.06%) LINQ
8 2 (6.06%) Classic ASP
8 2 (6.06%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.12%) Data Extraction
3 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.03%) Derivative
4 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.03%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.03%) UNIX
3 1 (3.03%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (27.27%) ETL
3 4 (12.12%) OO
4 3 (9.09%) MVC
5 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.06%) Web Application Development
5 2 (6.06%) Data Modelling
5 2 (6.06%) OO PHP
6 1 (3.03%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.03%) HOOD
6 1 (3.03%) OOD
6 1 (3.03%) ERP
6 1 (3.03%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.03%) Integration Testing
6 1 (3.03%) Data Mapping
6 1 (3.03%) Workflow
6 1 (3.03%) Data Management
6 1 (3.03%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.03%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) PL/SQL
2 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
2 5 (15.15%) C#
3 4 (12.12%) VB.NET
4 2 (6.06%) PHP
4 2 (6.06%) Java
4 2 (6.06%) Objective-C
5 1 (3.03%) Perl
5 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.03%) Ada
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) Oracle
2 8 (24.24%) Informatica
3 2 (6.06%) Apple
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.03%) VMware
4 1 (3.03%) Adobe
Preston, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 36,000 + pension + 29 hols
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, car, pension, health care
Posted: 10 days ago