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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 6 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs citing SQL 33 19 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 24.26% 14.07% 14.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.67% 28.36% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 28 13 19
Average salary £32,000 £30,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.91% -10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,000 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £39,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +5.47%
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 67 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 66.18% 49.63% 56.30%
Number of salaries quoted 69 58 65
Average salary £37,500 £32,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.18% -1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 31 July 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Preston

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 22 (45.83%) .NET
2 21 (43.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (41.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (41.67%) C#
4 17 (35.42%) Windows
5 16 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 15 (31.25%) HTML
6 15 (31.25%) MVC
7 13 (27.08%) Oracle
7 13 (27.08%) SQL Server
8 12 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 12 (25.00%) CSS
9 11 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (20.83%) CMS
11 8 (16.67%) WinForms
11 8 (16.67%) PL/SQL
11 8 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (16.67%) Kentico
11 8 (16.67%) Relational Database
12 7 (14.58%) Finance
12 7 (14.58%) Data Analysis
12 7 (14.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
13 6 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
13 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
14 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
14 5 (10.42%) jQuery
14 5 (10.42%) Degree
14 5 (10.42%) Web Development
15 4 (8.33%) .NET Framework

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 10 (20.83%) CMS
2 8 (16.67%) Kentico
3 3 (6.25%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.08%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.08%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Agresso
2 3 (6.25%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (6.25%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) LAN
1 1 (2.08%) SMS
1 1 (2.08%) WAN
1 1 (2.08%) DHCP
1 1 (2.08%) VPN
1 1 (2.08%) DNS
1 1 (2.08%) Internet
1 1 (2.08%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (43.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 20 (41.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (27.08%) SQL Server
4 8 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 7 (14.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (6.25%) RDBMS
9 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (2.08%) QlikView
10 1 (2.08%) Hadoop
10 1 (2.08%) Apache Hive
10 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
10 1 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
10 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (2.08%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 8 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (8.33%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (6.25%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.08%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.08%) ReSharper
4 1 (2.08%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (2.08%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.08%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 7 (14.58%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Marketing
3 1 (2.08%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (70.83%) Developer
2 14 (29.17%) .NET Developer
3 6 (12.50%) SQL Developer
4 5 (10.42%) C# Developer
4 5 (10.42%) Web Developer
5 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Designer
6 3 (6.25%) C# Web Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Help Desk Advisor
6 3 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Systems Support Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (4.17%) AWS Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (45.83%) .NET
2 16 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 15 (31.25%) HTML
4 12 (25.00%) CSS
5 8 (16.67%) WinForms
6 5 (10.42%) jQuery
7 4 (8.33%) Entity Framework
7 4 (8.33%) .NET Framework
7 4 (8.33%) WCF
8 3 (6.25%) LINQ
8 3 (6.25%) Web Services
8 3 (6.25%) XML
8 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (6.25%) HTML5
8 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (4.17%) J2EE
10 1 (2.08%) EJB
10 1 (2.08%) Middleware
10 1 (2.08%) Hibernate
10 1 (2.08%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.33%) Data Extraction
3 2 (4.17%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.08%) W3C
4 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 17 (35.42%) Windows
2 1 (2.08%) Android
2 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.25%) MVC
2 11 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (14.58%) Data Analysis
4 6 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (10.42%) Web Development
6 4 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (8.33%) E-business
6 4 (8.33%) CRM
6 4 (8.33%) ERP
6 4 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.25%) Six Sigma
7 3 (6.25%) Web Application Development
8 2 (4.17%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.17%) OO
8 2 (4.17%) Asset Management
8 2 (4.17%) Project Management
8 2 (4.17%) ITIL
8 2 (4.17%) UML
8 2 (4.17%) OOD
8 2 (4.17%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 20 (41.67%) C#
2 12 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 4 (8.33%) T-SQL
4 4 (8.33%) VB.NET
4 4 (8.33%) VBA
5 2 (4.17%) Java
6 1 (2.08%) VB
6 1 (2.08%) Ada
6 1 (2.08%) R
6 1 (2.08%) Perl
6 1 (2.08%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) Degree
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.08%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (27.08%) Oracle
2 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (4.17%) SAP
4 1 (2.08%) VMware
4 1 (2.08%) New Relic
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