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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 20 2 9
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +7
Permanent jobs citing SQL 2 55 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 2.63% 37.41% 18.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.26% 56.70% 30.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1 52 16
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +2.93%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
47 97 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 61.84% 65.99% 60.44%
Number of salaries quoted 35 92 54
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £37,500 £57,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (51.16%) .NET
2 18 (41.86%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (37.21%) XML
3 16 (37.21%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (34.88%) C#
4 15 (34.88%) HTML
5 14 (32.56%) CSS
6 13 (30.23%) Oracle
7 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
7 12 (27.91%) PL/SQL
8 11 (25.58%) ASP.NET
8 11 (25.58%) ETL
8 11 (25.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (25.58%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 10 (23.26%) WCF
9 10 (23.26%) Oracle BI EE
9 10 (23.26%) Informatica
9 10 (23.26%) XSLT
10 9 (20.93%) JavaScript
10 9 (20.93%) jQuery
11 7 (16.28%) .NET Framework
11 7 (16.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
11 7 (16.28%) Relational Database
12 6 (13.95%) Web Services
12 6 (13.95%) VB.NET
12 6 (13.95%) Finance
12 6 (13.95%) Ajax
13 5 (11.63%) SQL Server 2008
13 5 (11.63%) SharePoint

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (11.63%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.33%) CMS
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (2.33%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
2 11 (25.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (25.58%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 10 (23.26%) Oracle BI EE
4 7 (16.28%) Relational Database
4 7 (16.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (11.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (6.98%) RDBMS
7 2 (4.65%) MySQL
7 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (4.65%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
8 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (2.33%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (4.65%) Xcode
3 1 (2.33%) JBuilder
3 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (13.95%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Advertising
2 1 (2.33%) Retail
2 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (74.42%) Developer
2 10 (23.26%) .NET Developer
3 6 (13.95%) C# Developer
3 6 (13.95%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (11.63%) OBIEE Developer
4 5 (11.63%) Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) Tester
4 5 (11.63%) Software Tester
5 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 4 (9.30%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (9.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (9.30%) VB.NET Developer
5 4 (9.30%) SQL Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (4.65%) Programmer
6 2 (4.65%) PL/SQL Developer
6 2 (4.65%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (51.16%) .NET
2 16 (37.21%) XML
3 15 (34.88%) HTML
4 14 (32.56%) CSS
5 11 (25.58%) ASP.NET
6 10 (23.26%) XSLT
6 10 (23.26%) WCF
7 9 (20.93%) jQuery
8 7 (16.28%) .NET Framework
9 6 (13.95%) Web Services
9 6 (13.95%) Ajax
10 5 (11.63%) HTML5
10 5 (11.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 4 (9.30%) LINQ
11 4 (9.30%) SOAP
11 4 (9.30%) Classic ASP
12 2 (4.65%) JSON
12 2 (4.65%) Cocoa
12 2 (4.65%) CakePHP
12 2 (4.65%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 16 (37.21%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.30%) N-Tier
3 3 (6.98%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.33%) Data Extraction
5 1 (2.33%) SWIFT
5 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.33%) EPoS
5 1 (2.33%) EFTPOS
5 1 (2.33%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.98%) Windows
2 2 (4.65%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.33%) UNIX
3 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (41.86%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (25.58%) ETL
3 5 (11.63%) Performance Testing
4 4 (9.30%) Web Application Development
4 4 (9.30%) UML
4 4 (9.30%) Data Analysis
4 4 (9.30%) Web Development
5 3 (6.98%) OO
5 3 (6.98%) MVC
6 2 (4.65%) Data Modelling
6 2 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.65%) OO PHP
7 1 (2.33%) Web Testing
7 1 (2.33%) Test Management
7 1 (2.33%) Data Mapping
7 1 (2.33%) Data Management
7 1 (2.33%) Content Management
7 1 (2.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.33%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.33%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.88%) C#
2 12 (27.91%) PL/SQL
3 9 (20.93%) JavaScript
4 6 (13.95%) VB.NET
5 4 (9.30%) VBA
5 4 (9.30%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.65%) VB
6 2 (4.65%) Objective-C
6 2 (4.65%) VB6
6 2 (4.65%) PHP
6 2 (4.65%) Java
7 1 (2.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 13 (30.23%) Oracle
2 10 (23.26%) Informatica
3 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.98%) Business Objects
5 2 (4.65%) Apple
6 1 (2.33%) Adobe
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