The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 27 28 32
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 10 17 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 5.85% 6.64% 8.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 34.48% 25.37% 26.09%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 30
Median salary £46,250 £38,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.12% -14.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £38,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SQL Server 2008
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
29 67 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 16.96% 26.17% 34.02%
Number of salaries quoted 25 63 112
Median salary £46,250 £38,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.12% -18.94%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing SQL Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Bedford region.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Bedford

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Bedford

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 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 Bedford region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (76.19%) .NET
3 15 (71.43%) C#
3 15 (71.43%) SQL
3 15 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 15 (71.43%) MVC
3 15 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
3 15 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 15 (71.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (57.14%) Web Services
5 10 (47.62%) Subversion
5 10 (47.62%) Software Engineering
5 10 (47.62%) Visual Studio
5 10 (47.62%) T-SQL
5 10 (47.62%) Relational Database
5 10 (47.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (47.62%) .NET Framework
5 10 (47.62%) WCF
6 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
8 4 (19.05%) Scrum
8 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
8 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (19.05%) Xamarin
8 4 (19.05%) iPad
8 4 (19.05%) Ionic Framework

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Firewall
1 2 (9.52%) Network Security
1 2 (9.52%) SAN
1 2 (9.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (71.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (47.62%) Relational Database
4 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (9.52%) Power BI
6 2 (9.52%) QlikView
6 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
7 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 10 (47.62%) Subversion
1 10 (47.62%) Team Foundation Server
1 10 (47.62%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Developer
2 14 (66.67%) C# Developer
3 11 (52.38%) .NET Developer
4 10 (47.62%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 10 (47.62%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (23.81%) Senior .NET Developer
5 5 (23.81%) Senior Developer
6 4 (19.05%) Azure Developer
6 4 (19.05%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 4 (19.05%) Senior C# Developer
6 4 (19.05%) Xamarin Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) Data Centre Engineer
7 2 (9.52%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (9.52%) SAN Engineer
8 1 (4.76%) Consultant
8 1 (4.76%) Lead C# Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Report Analyst
8 1 (4.76%) Senior VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (76.19%) .NET
2 15 (71.43%) ASP.NET
2 15 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
2 15 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 12 (57.14%) Web Services
4 10 (47.62%) .NET Framework
4 10 (47.62%) WCF
5 4 (19.05%) AngularJS
5 4 (19.05%) Ionic Framework
6 2 (9.52%) Flash
7 1 (4.76%) Ajax
7 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 1 (4.76%) CSS
7 1 (4.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (19.05%) iPad
3 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
1 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) MVC
2 10 (47.62%) Software Engineering
3 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (19.05%) Cross-Platform Development
4 4 (19.05%) Scrum
5 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
5 2 (9.52%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (9.52%) ETL
5 2 (9.52%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.76%) Time Management
6 1 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) C#
1 15 (71.43%) SQL
2 10 (47.62%) T-SQL
3 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
4 2 (9.52%) VBScript
5 1 (4.76%) VB
5 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
1 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (9.52%) vSphere
1 2 (9.52%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) SCCM
1 2 (9.52%) Simpana
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Xamarin
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle
4 2 (9.52%) CA
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco
4 2 (9.52%) Citrix
4 2 (9.52%) CommVault
4 2 (9.52%) FalconStor
4 2 (9.52%) HP
4 2 (9.52%) Intel Security
4 2 (9.52%) VMware