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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 1 17 2
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -15
Permanent jobs citing SQL 28 12 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 38.36% 9.60% 37.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 56.00% 15.79% 52.69%
Number of salaries quoted 22 11 46
Average salary £27,750 £42,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.92% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,100 £30,500 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £42,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
50 76 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 68.49% 60.80% 70.99%
Number of salaries quoted 43 70 89
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -24.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,400 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £57,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 9 February 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Preston

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 23 (46.94%) SQL Server
2 19 (38.78%) Windows
2 19 (38.78%) Microsoft
3 16 (32.65%) Finance
4 13 (26.53%) .NET
4 13 (26.53%) C#
5 12 (24.49%) Degree
6 11 (22.45%) Active Directory
7 10 (20.41%) HTML
7 10 (20.41%) JavaScript
7 10 (20.41%) MVC
7 10 (20.41%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (18.37%) VMware
8 9 (18.37%) CSS
9 8 (16.33%) Tomcat
9 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET
9 8 (16.33%) Java
9 8 (16.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
10 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 7 (14.29%) Mentoring
10 7 (14.29%) SAN
10 7 (14.29%) DHCP
10 7 (14.29%) DNS
10 7 (14.29%) Change Management
10 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (12.24%) ISTQB
11 6 (12.24%) ISEB
11 6 (12.24%) MS Office

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (16.33%) Tomcat
2 4 (8.16%) Apache TomEE
3 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (6.12%) IIS
3 3 (6.12%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.12%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.12%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.08%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (12.24%) MS Office
2 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Line 500
2 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.29%) DHCP
1 7 (14.29%) DNS
1 7 (14.29%) SAN
2 5 (10.20%) Firewall
2 5 (10.20%) WAN
3 3 (6.12%) Broadband
3 3 (6.12%) Internet
3 3 (6.12%) LAN
3 3 (6.12%) PBX
3 3 (6.12%) VPN
4 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.04%) VoIP
5 1 (2.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (46.94%) SQL Server
2 10 (20.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (8.16%) Relational Database
3 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (4.08%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.04%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.04%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (2.04%) MySQL
5 1 (2.04%) OLAP
5 1 (2.04%) OLTP
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.08%) Bugzilla
2 2 (4.08%) JIRA
3 1 (2.04%) JUnit
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.04%) WebDriver
General
1 16 (32.65%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Advertising
2 1 (2.04%) Legal
2 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (42.86%) Analyst
2 15 (30.61%) Developer
3 7 (14.29%) IT Manager
4 6 (12.24%) Test Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) .NET Developer
5 5 (10.20%) IT Support
5 5 (10.20%) SQL Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) SQL Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Support Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Automation Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Data Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) HTML CSS Developer
6 4 (8.16%) HTML Developer
6 4 (8.16%) IT Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) IT Support Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Java Developer
7 3 (6.12%) C# Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Software Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.53%) .NET
2 10 (20.41%) HTML
3 9 (18.37%) CSS
4 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET
5 6 (12.24%) jQuery
6 4 (8.16%) Spring
6 4 (8.16%) Spring MVC
6 4 (8.16%) XML
7 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (6.12%) HTML5
7 3 (6.12%) Web Services
8 2 (4.08%) .NET Framework
8 2 (4.08%) Ajax
8 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (4.08%) Classic ASP
8 2 (4.08%) WCF
9 1 (2.04%) ADO.NET
9 1 (2.04%) Entity Framework
9 1 (2.04%) SOAP
9 1 (2.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (10.20%) Mathematics
2 4 (8.16%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.16%) Physics
3 3 (6.12%) EqualLogic
4 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.04%) AS400
5 1 (2.04%) iSeries
5 1 (2.04%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.78%) Windows
2 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (10.20%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.04%) AIX
4 1 (2.04%) Android
4 1 (2.04%) Solaris
4 1 (2.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.41%) MVC
2 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (14.29%) Change Management
2 7 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 7 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
3 6 (12.24%) Web Development
4 5 (10.20%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (10.20%) Data Protection
4 5 (10.20%) Time Management
5 4 (8.16%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (8.16%) Defect Management
5 4 (8.16%) Network Management
5 4 (8.16%) Software Testing
5 4 (8.16%) Test Scripting
5 4 (8.16%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (6.12%) Capacity Management
6 3 (6.12%) Incident Management
6 3 (6.12%) Problem Management
6 3 (6.12%) Service Continuity Management
6 3 (6.12%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.53%) C#
2 10 (20.41%) JavaScript
3 8 (16.33%) Java
4 4 (8.16%) PowerShell
4 4 (8.16%) VB
5 3 (6.12%) T-SQL
5 3 (6.12%) VB.NET
5 3 (6.12%) VB6
6 1 (2.04%) PHP
6 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.04%) VBA
6 1 (2.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (24.49%) Degree
2 6 (12.24%) ISEB
2 6 (12.24%) ISTQB
3 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.04%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.04%) CCNA
5 1 (2.04%) CCNP
5 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.04%) MCP
5 1 (2.04%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) QA
System Software
1 11 (22.45%) Active Directory
2 8 (16.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 4 (8.16%) Hyper-V
4 4 (8.16%) VMware Server
5 2 (4.08%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (38.78%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.37%) VMware
3 5 (10.20%) Cisco
4 3 (6.12%) BT
4 3 (6.12%) Dell
4 3 (6.12%) Lotus
4 3 (6.12%) Oracle
4 3 (6.12%) Sage
4 3 (6.12%) SonicWALL
5 2 (4.08%) IBM
5 2 (4.08%) Remedy
6 1 (2.04%) Apple
6 1 (2.04%) Google
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