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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 42 29 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 25.00% 29.59% 21.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.33% 50.00% 45.24%
Number of salaries quoted 41 27 17
Average salary £34,000 £34,000 £34,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,600 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £42,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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
126 58 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 75.00% 59.18% 48.28%
Number of salaries quoted 120 54 40
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £42,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 24 December 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Preston

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 44 (50.57%) .NET
2 36 (41.38%) C#
3 32 (36.78%) HTML
4 31 (35.63%) CSS
5 26 (29.89%) Business Intelligence
6 25 (28.74%) ASP.NET
6 25 (28.74%) XML
7 23 (26.44%) jQuery
7 23 (26.44%) Analytical Skills
8 22 (25.29%) PL/SQL
9 21 (24.14%) Oracle
10 20 (22.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 18 (20.69%) SQL Server
11 18 (20.69%) WCF
12 17 (19.54%) JavaScript
12 17 (19.54%) .NET Framework
12 17 (19.54%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 16 (18.39%) XSLT
13 16 (18.39%) ETL
13 16 (18.39%) Informatica
13 16 (18.39%) Oracle BI EE
14 15 (17.24%) VB.NET
14 15 (17.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 15 (17.24%) LINQ
15 14 (16.09%) HTML5
16 13 (14.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 12 (13.79%) MS Excel
17 12 (13.79%) Web Development
17 12 (13.79%) Web Application Development
18 11 (12.64%) PHP

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 8 (9.20%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.30%) SAS
3 1 (1.15%) CMS
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.15%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.15%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.30%) SPSS
3 1 (1.15%) MS Project
3 1 (1.15%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.30%) Firewall
2 1 (1.15%) SAN
2 1 (1.15%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (22.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 18 (20.69%) SQL Server
3 17 (19.54%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 16 (18.39%) Oracle BI EE
5 15 (17.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (10.34%) Relational Database
7 8 (9.20%) MySQL
8 6 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (3.45%) Oracle Database
9 3 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (3.45%) RDBMS
10 2 (2.30%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (2.30%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (8.05%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.30%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (2.30%) Xcode
3 1 (1.15%) Subversion
3 1 (1.15%) Maven
3 1 (1.15%) JUnit
3 1 (1.15%) JBuilder
3 1 (1.15%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (6.90%) Finance
2 2 (2.30%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.30%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.15%) Advertising
3 1 (1.15%) Retail
Job Titles
1 63 (72.41%) Developer
2 20 (22.99%) Analyst
3 19 (21.84%) .NET Developer
4 14 (16.09%) C# Developer
4 14 (16.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (13.79%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 12 (13.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 12 (13.79%) VB.NET Developer
5 12 (13.79%) ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (12.64%) OBIEE Developer
7 8 (9.20%) Senior Developer
8 7 (8.05%) Tester
8 7 (8.05%) Software Tester
9 6 (6.90%) Oracle BI Developer
9 6 (6.90%) Web Developer
10 5 (5.75%) PHP Developer
10 5 (5.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 4 (4.60%) Team Leader
11 4 (4.60%) SQL Developer
11 4 (4.60%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (50.57%) .NET
2 32 (36.78%) HTML
3 31 (35.63%) CSS
4 25 (28.74%) ASP.NET
4 25 (28.74%) XML
5 23 (26.44%) jQuery
6 18 (20.69%) WCF
7 17 (19.54%) .NET Framework
8 16 (18.39%) XSLT
9 15 (17.24%) LINQ
10 14 (16.09%) HTML5
11 13 (14.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 7 (8.05%) CSS3
13 6 (6.90%) Ajax
13 6 (6.90%) Web Services
13 6 (6.90%) Classic ASP
14 4 (4.60%) SOAP
15 3 (3.45%) DHTML
15 3 (3.45%) Grails
16 2 (2.30%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 23 (26.44%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.90%) N-Tier
2 6 (6.90%) Mathematics
3 2 (2.30%) Psychology
3 2 (2.30%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.30%) Economics
3 2 (2.30%) Statistics
3 2 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.15%) Derivative
4 1 (1.15%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.15%) SWIFT
4 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.15%) EPoS
4 1 (1.15%) EFTPOS
4 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.60%) Windows
2 3 (3.45%) UNIX
3 2 (2.30%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.30%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.15%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (29.89%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (18.39%) ETL
3 12 (13.79%) Web Development
3 12 (13.79%) Web Application Development
4 7 (8.05%) Performance Testing
5 6 (6.90%) Data Analysis
5 6 (6.90%) OO
6 5 (5.75%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (4.60%) ITIL
7 4 (4.60%) UML
7 4 (4.60%) ERP
7 4 (4.60%) Scrum
8 3 (3.45%) Performance Management
8 3 (3.45%) Dimensional Modelling
8 3 (3.45%) MVC
8 3 (3.45%) Data Management
8 3 (3.45%) OO PHP
9 2 (2.30%) Data Governance
9 2 (2.30%) Performance Improvement
9 2 (2.30%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 36 (41.38%) C#
2 22 (25.29%) PL/SQL
3 17 (19.54%) JavaScript
4 15 (17.24%) VB.NET
5 11 (12.64%) PHP
6 8 (9.20%) Java
6 8 (9.20%) T-SQL
7 6 (6.90%) VBA
8 5 (5.75%) Objective-C
8 5 (5.75%) VB
9 3 (3.45%) Groovy
9 3 (3.45%) VBScript
10 2 (2.30%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (4.60%) SC Cleared
1 4 (4.60%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.30%) Degree
3 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (2.30%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 21 (24.14%) Oracle
2 16 (18.39%) Informatica
3 10 (11.49%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.75%) Business Objects
5 2 (2.30%) Apple
6 1 (1.15%) VMware
6 1 (1.15%) Cisco
6 1 (1.15%) Adobe
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