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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 6 11
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs citing SQL 45 25 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 31.25% 18.25% 13.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 48.91% 36.76% 30.95%
Number of salaries quoted 34 24 11
Average salary £30,750 £39,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.15% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £52,500 £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
92 68 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 63.89% 49.64% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 74 62 40
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £38,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
Salary Histogram in Preston

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Preston region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Preston

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (54.84%) .NET
2 33 (53.23%) C#
3 23 (37.10%) HTML
3 23 (37.10%) CSS
4 21 (33.87%) ASP.NET
5 20 (32.26%) jQuery
6 19 (30.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 18 (29.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 17 (27.42%) LINQ
9 16 (25.81%) VB.NET
9 16 (25.81%) .NET Framework
10 14 (22.58%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 14 (22.58%) WCF
10 14 (22.58%) Web Application Development
10 14 (22.58%) SQL Server
10 14 (22.58%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (17.74%) Oracle
13 10 (16.13%) PL/SQL
13 10 (16.13%) XML
14 9 (14.52%) PHP
14 9 (14.52%) Microsoft
14 9 (14.52%) MS Excel
14 9 (14.52%) Web Development
14 9 (14.52%) HTML5
15 8 (12.90%) JavaScript
16 6 (9.68%) Java
16 6 (9.68%) MySQL
16 6 (9.68%) XSLT
16 6 (9.68%) ERP

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (4.84%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.23%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.23%) SAS
3 1 (1.61%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (14.52%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.84%) MS Office
3 2 (3.23%) SPSS
4 1 (1.61%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) Firewall
2 1 (1.61%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (30.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 18 (29.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (22.58%) SQL Server
4 6 (9.68%) MySQL
4 6 (9.68%) Oracle BI EE
4 6 (9.68%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 4 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (4.84%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.61%) MS Access
8 1 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.61%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.61%) Maven
2 1 (1.61%) Subversion
2 1 (1.61%) JUnit
General
1 6 (9.68%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (70.97%) Developer
2 17 (27.42%) Analyst
3 16 (25.81%) .NET Developer
4 15 (24.19%) C# Developer
4 15 (24.19%) VB.NET Developer
4 15 (24.19%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (22.58%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 14 (22.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 14 (22.58%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (9.68%) Web Developer
6 6 (9.68%) Senior Developer
6 6 (9.68%) Oracle BI Developer
6 6 (9.68%) OBIEE Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) Analyst Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Technical Developer
8 3 (4.84%) IFS Support Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Data Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (54.84%) .NET
2 23 (37.10%) HTML
2 23 (37.10%) CSS
3 21 (33.87%) ASP.NET
4 20 (32.26%) jQuery
5 17 (27.42%) LINQ
6 16 (25.81%) .NET Framework
7 14 (22.58%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 14 (22.58%) WCF
8 10 (16.13%) XML
9 9 (14.52%) HTML5
10 6 (9.68%) XSLT
10 6 (9.68%) CSS3
11 3 (4.84%) Grails
11 3 (4.84%) DHTML
12 2 (3.23%) Classic ASP
13 1 (1.61%) Spring
13 1 (1.61%) Middleware
13 1 (1.61%) FIXML
13 1 (1.61%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.45%) Mathematics
3 3 (4.84%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.84%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.84%) N-Tier
4 2 (3.23%) Economics
4 2 (3.23%) Statistics
4 2 (3.23%) Psychology
5 1 (1.61%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.61%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.61%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.23%) UNIX
2 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.61%) Windows XP
2 1 (1.61%) Windows
2 1 (1.61%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.58%) Web Application Development
1 14 (22.58%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (14.52%) Web Development
3 6 (9.68%) ERP
3 6 (9.68%) ETL
4 5 (8.06%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (8.06%) ITIL
5 4 (6.45%) OO
5 4 (6.45%) Data Analysis
6 3 (4.84%) Performance Testing
6 3 (4.84%) System Testing
6 3 (4.84%) Time Management
6 3 (4.84%) Performance Management
6 3 (4.84%) Dimensional Modelling
6 3 (4.84%) Scrum
6 3 (4.84%) Business Analysis
7 2 (3.23%) OOP
7 2 (3.23%) SOA
7 2 (3.23%) CHAID
7 2 (3.23%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (53.23%) C#
2 16 (25.81%) VB.NET
3 10 (16.13%) PL/SQL
4 9 (14.52%) PHP
5 8 (12.90%) JavaScript
6 6 (9.68%) Java
7 5 (8.06%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.84%) Groovy
8 3 (4.84%) Objective-C
8 3 (4.84%) C
8 3 (4.84%) VB
8 3 (4.84%) VBA
9 2 (3.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (6.45%) SC Cleared
1 4 (6.45%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.84%) Degree
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.61%) MCSE
Vendors
1 11 (17.74%) Oracle
2 9 (14.52%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.68%) Informatica
4 3 (4.84%) Business Objects
5 2 (3.23%) Citrix
5 2 (3.23%) VMware
6 1 (1.61%) Cisco
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