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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 8 10
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 43 29 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 29.45% 18.71% 14.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 47.78% 37.18% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 30 28 15
Average salary £30,500 £38,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.77% +23.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £38,650 £52,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,600
% change year-on-year
- +2.45%
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
90 78 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 61.64% 50.32% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 70 71 47
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,500 £52,500
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 19 September 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Preston

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 33 (54.10%) .NET
2 32 (52.46%) C#
3 26 (42.62%) HTML
4 24 (39.34%) CSS
5 22 (36.07%) ASP.NET
6 21 (34.43%) jQuery
7 20 (32.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 18 (29.51%) .NET Framework
9 17 (27.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 17 (27.87%) VB.NET
9 17 (27.87%) LINQ
10 16 (26.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 15 (24.59%) WCF
11 15 (24.59%) Web Application Development
12 12 (19.67%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (19.67%) XML
12 12 (19.67%) SQL Server
13 11 (18.03%) Oracle
14 10 (16.39%) PL/SQL
14 10 (16.39%) Microsoft
14 10 (16.39%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (14.75%) HTML5
15 9 (14.75%) PHP
16 8 (13.11%) JavaScript
17 7 (11.48%) Java
17 7 (11.48%) MS Excel
18 6 (9.84%) ETL
18 6 (9.84%) ERP
18 6 (9.84%) Informatica
18 6 (9.84%) MySQL

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (4.92%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.28%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.28%) SAS
3 1 (1.64%) CMS
3 1 (1.64%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (11.48%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.92%) MS Office
3 2 (3.28%) SPSS
4 1 (1.64%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) Firewall
2 1 (1.64%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (32.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 17 (27.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (19.67%) SQL Server
4 6 (9.84%) Oracle BI EE
4 6 (9.84%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 6 (9.84%) MySQL
5 4 (6.56%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (3.28%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.64%) MS Access
8 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.64%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.64%) Subversion
2 1 (1.64%) Maven
2 1 (1.64%) Mercurial
2 1 (1.64%) JUnit
General
1 6 (9.84%) Finance
2 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (70.49%) Developer
2 17 (27.87%) Analyst
2 17 (27.87%) .NET Developer
3 16 (26.23%) C# Developer
3 16 (26.23%) VB.NET Developer
3 16 (26.23%) C# .NET Developer
4 15 (24.59%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
4 15 (24.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 15 (24.59%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (9.84%) Senior Developer
5 6 (9.84%) Oracle BI Developer
5 6 (9.84%) OBIEE Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Web Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (6.56%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (6.56%) Analyst Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Team Leader
8 3 (4.92%) Data Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) PHP Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (54.10%) .NET
2 26 (42.62%) HTML
3 24 (39.34%) CSS
4 22 (36.07%) ASP.NET
5 21 (34.43%) jQuery
6 18 (29.51%) .NET Framework
7 17 (27.87%) LINQ
8 16 (26.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 15 (24.59%) WCF
10 12 (19.67%) XML
11 9 (14.75%) HTML5
12 6 (9.84%) CSS3
12 6 (9.84%) XSLT
13 3 (4.92%) Grails
13 3 (4.92%) DHTML
14 2 (3.28%) J2EE
14 2 (3.28%) Classic ASP
14 2 (3.28%) Middleware
15 1 (1.64%) FIXML
15 1 (1.64%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.92%) Mathematics
2 3 (4.92%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.92%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.28%) Economics
3 2 (3.28%) Statistics
3 2 (3.28%) Psychology
4 1 (1.64%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.64%) Derivative
4 1 (1.64%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.64%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.64%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.92%) UNIX
1 3 (4.92%) Windows
2 1 (1.64%) Linux
2 1 (1.64%) Windows XP
2 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (24.59%) Web Application Development
2 12 (19.67%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (9.84%) ERP
3 6 (9.84%) ETL
3 6 (9.84%) Web Development
4 5 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (6.56%) Data Analysis
5 4 (6.56%) ITIL
5 4 (6.56%) OO
6 3 (4.92%) Scrum
6 3 (4.92%) SOA
6 3 (4.92%) Business Analysis
6 3 (4.92%) System Testing
6 3 (4.92%) Time Management
6 3 (4.92%) Performance Management
6 3 (4.92%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (3.28%) Logistic Regression
7 2 (3.28%) Multivariate Analysis
7 2 (3.28%) Data Management
7 2 (3.28%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 32 (52.46%) C#
2 17 (27.87%) VB.NET
3 10 (16.39%) PL/SQL
4 9 (14.75%) PHP
5 8 (13.11%) JavaScript
6 7 (11.48%) Java
7 5 (8.20%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.92%) VBScript
8 3 (4.92%) VB
8 3 (4.92%) C
8 3 (4.92%) Objective-C
8 3 (4.92%) Groovy
9 1 (1.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (6.56%) SC Cleared
1 4 (6.56%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.92%) Degree
3 1 (1.64%) MCSE
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 11 (18.03%) Oracle
2 10 (16.39%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.84%) Informatica
4 2 (3.28%) VMware
4 2 (3.28%) Citrix
4 2 (3.28%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.64%) Cisco
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