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

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 12 2
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Permanent jobs citing SQL 21 15 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 28.00% 13.64% 31.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.62% 19.48% 50.65%
Number of salaries quoted 19 6 35
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £25,000 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £36,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
53 77 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 70.67% 70.00% 62.60%
Number of salaries quoted 50 48 70
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £37,123
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -19.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 1 May 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Preston

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 27 (54.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (46.00%) Microsoft
3 18 (36.00%) Windows
3 18 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (32.00%) Finance
5 12 (24.00%) Degree
5 12 (24.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (22.00%) .NET
6 11 (22.00%) C#
6 11 (22.00%) Active Directory
7 10 (20.00%) T-SQL
7 10 (20.00%) Relational Database
8 9 (18.00%) Mentoring
8 9 (18.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (18.00%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (18.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (16.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (16.00%) ASP.NET
10 7 (14.00%) MS Excel
10 7 (14.00%) DHCP
10 7 (14.00%) DNS
10 7 (14.00%) SAN
10 7 (14.00%) Change Management
10 7 (14.00%) VMware
10 7 (14.00%) Portfolio Management
10 7 (14.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (14.00%) Windows Server
10 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (14.00%) Web Development
10 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 5 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (10.00%) Skype for Business
2 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (6.00%) IIS
2 3 (6.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (14.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (12.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.00%) DHCP
1 7 (14.00%) DNS
1 7 (14.00%) SAN
2 4 (8.00%) Firewall
3 3 (6.00%) Broadband
3 3 (6.00%) Internet
3 3 (6.00%) PBX
3 3 (6.00%) VPN
3 3 (6.00%) WAN
4 2 (4.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (54.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (24.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 9 (18.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (16.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (14.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (8.00%) RDBMS
9 3 (6.00%) OLAP
9 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 2 (4.00%) MongoDB
10 2 (4.00%) NoSQL
10 2 (4.00%) OLAP Cube
11 1 (2.00%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (2.00%) OLTP
11 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (4.00%) Gerrit
2 2 (4.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.00%) JIRA
2 2 (4.00%) JMeter
2 2 (4.00%) Mercurial
2 2 (4.00%) Selenium
2 2 (4.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (32.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Advertising
3 2 (4.00%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.00%) Legal
4 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (40.00%) Analyst
2 16 (32.00%) Developer
3 8 (16.00%) SQL Developer
4 7 (14.00%) IT Manager
5 6 (12.00%) .NET Developer
5 6 (12.00%) Software Developer
5 6 (12.00%) Test Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 5 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (10.00%) C# Developer
6 5 (10.00%) IT Support
6 5 (10.00%) Support Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Automation Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Data Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) IT Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) IT Support Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (6.00%) SQL Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) SQL BI Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.00%) .NET
2 8 (16.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (8.00%) Web Services
4 3 (6.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (6.00%) jQuery
4 3 (6.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (6.00%) WCF
4 3 (6.00%) XML
5 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (4.00%) CSS
6 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (2.00%) Classic ASP
6 1 (2.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (10.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (8.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.00%) Data Integration
2 4 (8.00%) Physics
3 3 (6.00%) Clustering
3 3 (6.00%) EqualLogic
3 3 (6.00%) Replication
4 2 (4.00%) e-Learning
4 2 (4.00%) Learning Management System
4 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.00%) FMCG
5 1 (2.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (36.00%) Windows
2 7 (14.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (18.00%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (18.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 9 (18.00%) Mentoring
3 7 (14.00%) Change Management
3 7 (14.00%) Portfolio Management
3 7 (14.00%) Test Scripting
3 7 (14.00%) Web Development
4 6 (12.00%) Defect Management
4 6 (12.00%) ETL
4 6 (12.00%) Scrum
4 6 (12.00%) Time Management
4 6 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (10.00%) MVC
5 5 (10.00%) SDLC
5 5 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 5 (10.00%) Service Management
5 5 (10.00%) Software Testing
6 4 (8.00%) BPR
6 4 (8.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.00%) C#
2 10 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (10.00%) Java
4 5 (10.00%) VB
5 4 (8.00%) VB6
6 3 (6.00%) PHP
6 3 (6.00%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.00%) Ruby
7 2 (4.00%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.00%) RPG
8 1 (2.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (24.00%) Degree
2 4 (8.00%) ISEB
2 4 (8.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.00%) QA
System Software
1 11 (22.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 7 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (10.00%) Terminal Services
4 4 (8.00%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 23 (46.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.00%) VMware
3 5 (10.00%) Remedy
4 3 (6.00%) BT
4 3 (6.00%) Cisco
4 3 (6.00%) Dell
4 3 (6.00%) Lotus
4 3 (6.00%) Sage
4 3 (6.00%) SonicWALL
5 1 (2.00%) Rackspace
Preston, Lancashire
ISL
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
CIC Preston
Salary: From £25,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston
Clear Hire Limited
Salary: £33,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
CIC Preston
Salary: From £25,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago