The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 3 7
Rank change year-on-year -1 +4  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 109 206 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 17.81% 23.04% 20.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.82% 47.36% 46.75%
Number of salaries quoted 90 186 230
Median salary £38,750 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.93% -2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,425 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 267 435 477
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 43.63% 48.66% 42.93%
Number of salaries quoted 515 927 1118
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Bedfordshire

SQL
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL in Bedfordshire.

Salary trend for SQL in Bedfordshire

SQL
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Bedfordshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL in Bedfordshire

SQL
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +2 60 £31,000 -30.33% 7
Dunstable +5 17 £42,500 +6.25% 7
Bedford -12 12 £30,000 -25.00% 1
SQL
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 96 (50.53%) SQL Server
2 69 (36.32%) Microsoft
3 55 (28.95%) T-SQL
3 55 (28.95%) .NET
4 50 (26.32%) C#
5 43 (22.63%) Oracle
6 42 (22.11%) JavaScript
7 41 (21.58%) ASP.NET
8 39 (20.53%) Windows
9 37 (19.47%) Agile Software Development
10 35 (18.42%) MVC
10 35 (18.42%) Business Intelligence
11 34 (17.89%) Microsoft Azure
11 34 (17.89%) Windows Server
12 33 (17.37%) Degree
12 33 (17.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 33 (17.37%) Web Services
13 32 (16.84%) Analytical Skills
14 30 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 29 (15.26%) Analytics
16 27 (14.21%) ASP.NET MVC
16 27 (14.21%) Windows Server 2008
17 26 (13.68%) SaaS
17 26 (13.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 26 (13.68%) Retail
17 26 (13.68%) Finance
18 25 (13.16%) IIS
18 25 (13.16%) HTML
19 21 (11.05%) Java
19 21 (11.05%) PowerShell

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 25 (13.16%) IIS
2 13 (6.84%) SAS
3 12 (6.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 9 (4.74%) MS Exchange
5 8 (4.21%) Apache Spark
5 8 (4.21%) JBoss
6 7 (3.68%) SharePoint
7 5 (2.63%) CMS
7 5 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (2.11%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.53%) Apache
9 1 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.53%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.53%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.53%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
1 10 (5.26%) MS Visio
2 7 (3.68%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (2.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.58%) SPSS
5 1 (0.53%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 5 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (2.63%) Dynamics NAV
1 5 (2.63%) SAP Hybris
1 5 (2.63%) Unica
2 4 (2.11%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (1.58%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.53%) GoldMine
4 1 (0.53%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.53%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.53%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.53%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.53%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.53%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 34 (17.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (13.68%) SaaS
3 19 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (3.16%) Office 365
5 5 (2.63%) PaaS
5 5 (2.63%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.16%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.63%) Firewall
3 3 (1.58%) DHCP
3 3 (1.58%) DNS
4 2 (1.05%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.53%) Internet
5 1 (0.53%) LAN
5 1 (0.53%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (0.53%) WAN
5 1 (0.53%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (50.53%) SQL Server
2 30 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 26 (13.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 19 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (8.42%) Hadoop
6 15 (7.89%) Big Data
7 14 (7.37%) MongoDB
7 14 (7.37%) NoSQL
7 14 (7.37%) RDBMS
7 14 (7.37%) SQL Server 2012
8 13 (6.84%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (6.32%) OLAP
9 12 (6.32%) Oracle Database
10 11 (5.79%) Oracle OLAP
11 10 (5.26%) Apache Hive
11 10 (5.26%) Impala
11 10 (5.26%) MySQL
12 9 (4.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 8 (4.21%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 8 (4.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 7 (3.68%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.63%) Selenium
4 4 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (2.11%) WebDriver
5 2 (1.05%) Axure RP
5 2 (1.05%) Fiddler
6 1 (0.53%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.53%) JIRA
6 1 (0.53%) Robot Framework
6 1 (0.53%) Subversion
6 1 (0.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (13.68%) Finance
1 26 (13.68%) Retail
2 13 (6.84%) Marketing
3 11 (5.79%) Banking
4 5 (2.63%) Front Office
5 4 (2.11%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.05%) Local Government
7 1 (0.53%) Advertising
7 1 (0.53%) Automotive
7 1 (0.53%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 60 (31.58%) Analyst
2 53 (27.89%) Developer
3 33 (17.37%) .NET Developer
4 29 (15.26%) SQL Analyst
5 23 (12.11%) C# Developer
6 20 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
7 17 (8.95%) Senior Developer
8 16 (8.42%) Architect
8 16 (8.42%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 15 (7.89%) Senior Analyst
10 14 (7.37%) Applications Support
10 14 (7.37%) Senior .NET Developer
11 13 (6.84%) Support Analyst
12 12 (6.32%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 12 (6.32%) Solutions Architect
12 12 (6.32%) SQL Developer
13 11 (5.79%) ASP.NET Developer
13 11 (5.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 11 (5.79%) Data Analyst
14 10 (5.26%) SAP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (28.95%) .NET
2 41 (21.58%) ASP.NET
3 33 (17.37%) Web Services
4 27 (14.21%) ASP.NET MVC
5 25 (13.16%) HTML
6 17 (8.95%) CSS
6 17 (8.95%) jQuery
7 14 (7.37%) AngularJS
8 13 (6.84%) EJB
8 13 (6.84%) JPA
9 12 (6.32%) HTML5
9 12 (6.32%) JDBC
9 12 (6.32%) Servlets
10 11 (5.79%) .NET Framework
10 11 (5.79%) Java EE
10 11 (5.79%) Spring
11 10 (5.26%) JSON
11 10 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (4.21%) REST
12 8 (4.21%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (17.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 32 (16.84%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (9.47%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.68%) Virtual Team
5 4 (2.11%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (2.11%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.11%) Social Media
6 3 (1.58%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.58%) Clustering
6 3 (1.58%) EPoS
6 3 (1.58%) Fintech
6 3 (1.58%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.05%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.53%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.53%) NHS
8 1 (0.53%) PDA
8 1 (0.53%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 39 (20.53%) Windows
2 34 (17.89%) Windows Server
3 27 (14.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (4.74%) Linux
6 5 (2.63%) Windows 7
6 5 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (2.11%) Unix
7 4 (2.11%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.05%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.05%) Windows Vista
8 2 (1.05%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.53%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (19.47%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (18.42%) Business Intelligence
2 35 (18.42%) MVC
3 29 (15.26%) Analytics
4 20 (10.53%) CRM
5 19 (10.00%) ITIL
5 19 (10.00%) SDLC
6 18 (9.47%) Data Modelling
6 18 (9.47%) ETL
7 17 (8.95%) Continuous Improvement
7 17 (8.95%) Customer Analytics
8 15 (7.89%) Service Delivery
8 15 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (7.37%) SOA
10 13 (6.84%) Change Management
10 13 (6.84%) DevOps
10 13 (6.84%) E-Commerce
10 13 (6.84%) Mathematics
10 13 (6.84%) Mentoring
10 13 (6.84%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 55 (28.95%) T-SQL
2 50 (26.32%) C#
3 42 (22.11%) JavaScript
4 21 (11.05%) Java
4 21 (11.05%) PowerShell
5 17 (8.95%) Python
6 13 (6.84%) PL/SQL
6 13 (6.84%) R
7 7 (3.68%) C++
7 7 (3.68%) VBScript
8 6 (3.16%) MATLAB
9 4 (2.11%) VBA
10 2 (1.05%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.53%) ABAP
11 1 (0.53%) BeanShell
11 1 (0.53%) C
11 1 (0.53%) Perl
11 1 (0.53%) SAPscript
11 1 (0.53%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.53%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 33 (17.37%) Degree
2 11 (5.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (5.26%) ISEB
4 8 (4.21%) MCSA
4 8 (4.21%) MCSE
4 8 (4.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (3.68%) Oracle Certification
6 6 (3.16%) MCP
6 6 (3.16%) Numerate Degree
7 3 (1.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.05%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.53%) CCIP
9 1 (0.53%) CCNA
9 1 (0.53%) CCNP
9 1 (0.53%) CCSP
9 1 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.79%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.11%) QA
3 2 (1.05%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.05%) SLA
4 1 (0.53%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (5.79%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.21%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (3.16%) Apache Flume
4 4 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.58%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (2.11%) Oozie
2 2 (1.05%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (0.53%) Ansible
3 1 (0.53%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.53%) Puppet
3 1 (0.53%) WSUS
Vendors
1 69 (36.32%) Microsoft
2 43 (22.63%) Oracle
3 19 (10.00%) SAP
4 10 (5.26%) Tableau
5 8 (4.21%) Informatica
6 7 (3.68%) TIBCO
7 5 (2.63%) hybris
7 5 (2.63%) IBM
7 5 (2.63%) Pega
8 4 (2.11%) Citrix
8 4 (2.11%) VMware
9 3 (1.58%) Alteryx
9 3 (1.58%) JD Edwards
9 3 (1.58%) Perforce
9 3 (1.58%) WorldPay
10 2 (1.05%) BEA
10 2 (1.05%) Epicor
10 2 (1.05%) Sage
10 2 (1.05%) Veeam
11 1 (0.53%) CA
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Affecto Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Affecto Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton
TUI Group Careers
Posted: 6 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 15 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Lantec
Posted: 21 days ago
Luton
TUI Group Careers
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 27 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 19 days ago
Luton
TUI Group Careers
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Luton
TUI Group Careers
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Luton
TUI Group Careers
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Bedford
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Luton
TUI Group Careers
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Luton
TUI Group Careers
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago