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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 7 12
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs citing SQL 34 30 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 23.13% 21.74% 14.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.50% 41.10% 31.91%
Number of salaries quoted 21 29 13
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 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
80 73 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 54.42% 52.90% 44.34%
Number of salaries quoted 60 66 45
Average salary £35,000 £36,750 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,570 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 29 August 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Preston

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 34 (59.65%) .NET
2 32 (56.14%) C#
3 26 (45.61%) HTML
4 24 (42.11%) CSS
5 23 (40.35%) ASP.NET
6 20 (35.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 20 (35.09%) jQuery
7 18 (31.58%) .NET Framework
8 17 (29.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 16 (28.07%) VB.NET
9 16 (28.07%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 16 (28.07%) LINQ
10 14 (24.56%) WCF
10 14 (24.56%) Web Application Development
11 13 (22.81%) SQL Server
12 12 (21.05%) XML
12 12 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (21.05%) Microsoft
13 10 (17.54%) Oracle
14 9 (15.79%) HTML5
15 8 (14.04%) Java
15 8 (14.04%) JavaScript
15 8 (14.04%) PHP
16 6 (10.53%) PL/SQL
16 6 (10.53%) T-SQL
16 6 (10.53%) XSLT
16 6 (10.53%) ETL
16 6 (10.53%) MS Excel
16 6 (10.53%) Informatica
16 6 (10.53%) Finance

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.51%) SAS
3 1 (1.75%) CMS
3 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.26%) MS Office
3 2 (3.51%) SPSS
4 1 (1.75%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (35.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 17 (29.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (22.81%) SQL Server
4 6 (10.53%) Oracle BI EE
4 6 (10.53%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (8.77%) MySQL
6 4 (7.02%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.75%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.75%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.51%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.75%) JUnit
3 1 (1.75%) Subversion
3 1 (1.75%) Maven
General
1 6 (10.53%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 42 (73.68%) Developer
2 16 (28.07%) .NET Developer
2 16 (28.07%) C# Developer
2 16 (28.07%) C# .NET Developer
3 15 (26.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 15 (26.32%) VB.NET Developer
4 14 (24.56%) ASP.NET Developer
4 14 (24.56%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 12 (21.05%) Analyst
6 6 (10.53%) Senior Developer
6 6 (10.53%) Oracle BI Developer
6 6 (10.53%) OBIEE Developer
7 5 (8.77%) Web Developer
8 4 (7.02%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (7.02%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (5.26%) Analyst Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Team Leader
9 3 (5.26%) Development Team Leader
9 3 (5.26%) Developer Analyst
9 3 (5.26%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (59.65%) .NET
2 26 (45.61%) HTML
3 24 (42.11%) CSS
4 23 (40.35%) ASP.NET
5 20 (35.09%) jQuery
6 18 (31.58%) .NET Framework
7 16 (28.07%) LINQ
7 16 (28.07%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 14 (24.56%) WCF
9 12 (21.05%) XML
10 9 (15.79%) HTML5
11 6 (10.53%) XSLT
12 5 (8.77%) CSS3
13 3 (5.26%) Grails
13 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
13 3 (5.26%) WinForms
13 3 (5.26%) DHTML
14 2 (3.51%) J2EE
14 2 (3.51%) Classic ASP
14 2 (3.51%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.51%) Statistics
2 2 (3.51%) Mathematics
2 2 (3.51%) Psychology
2 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.51%) Economics
2 2 (3.51%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.75%) SWIFT
3 1 (1.75%) Derivative
3 1 (1.75%) Replication
3 1 (1.75%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.51%) UNIX
1 2 (3.51%) Windows
2 1 (1.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.56%) Web Application Development
2 12 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (10.53%) ETL
4 5 (8.77%) Web Development
5 4 (7.02%) SOA
5 4 (7.02%) MVC
6 3 (5.26%) Scrum
6 3 (5.26%) ITIL
6 3 (5.26%) OO
6 3 (5.26%) ERP
6 3 (5.26%) Business Analysis
6 3 (5.26%) System Testing
6 3 (5.26%) Time Management
6 3 (5.26%) Performance Management
6 3 (5.26%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (3.51%) Unit Testing
7 2 (3.51%) Logistic Regression
7 2 (3.51%) Multivariate Analysis
7 2 (3.51%) Data Management
7 2 (3.51%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 32 (56.14%) C#
2 16 (28.07%) VB.NET
3 8 (14.04%) Java
3 8 (14.04%) JavaScript
3 8 (14.04%) PHP
4 6 (10.53%) PL/SQL
4 6 (10.53%) T-SQL
5 3 (5.26%) VBScript
5 3 (5.26%) VB
5 3 (5.26%) Objective-C
5 3 (5.26%) Groovy
5 3 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.75%) MCSE
2 1 (1.75%) ISEB
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 12 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 10 (17.54%) Oracle
3 6 (10.53%) Informatica
4 2 (3.51%) Citrix
5 1 (1.75%) VMware
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Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: 25,000 - 36,000 + Excellent Benfits
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus company benefits
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