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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 25 25 29
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 19 53 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 6.76% 11.65% 7.61%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 32.20% 30.81% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 47 22
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +9.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £35,000 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
59 172 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 21.00% 37.80% 30.45%
Number of salaries quoted 53 159 86
Average salary £34,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.44% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 March 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Bedford

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing SQL Server 2008 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 Server 2008.

1 49 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 48 (97.96%) .NET
3 47 (95.92%) C#
3 47 (95.92%) ASP.NET
4 44 (89.80%) MVC
5 43 (87.76%) ASP.NET MVC
6 39 (79.59%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (79.59%) Visual Studio
7 37 (75.51%) Scrum
7 37 (75.51%) .NET Framework
8 36 (73.47%) LINQ
9 35 (71.43%) jQuery
9 35 (71.43%) Entity Framework
9 35 (71.43%) JavaScript
9 35 (71.43%) Microsoft
10 34 (69.39%) HTML
11 33 (67.35%) CSS
11 33 (67.35%) MS Excel
12 28 (57.14%) Silverlight
13 23 (46.94%) SQL
14 22 (44.90%) Team Foundation Server
15 21 (42.86%) TDD
16 19 (38.78%) OOD
17 18 (36.73%) N-Tier
17 18 (36.73%) WCF
17 18 (36.73%) Ajax
18 17 (34.69%) WPF
18 17 (34.69%) Performance Management
18 17 (34.69%) Mentoring
18 17 (34.69%) Coaching

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing SQL Server 2008 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 Server 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (30.61%) SharePoint
2 6 (12.24%) CMS
3 2 (4.08%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (4.08%) Node.js
4 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.04%) IIS
Applications
1 33 (67.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (34.69%) SQL Server 2000
3 14 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (26.53%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (12.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (6.12%) Relational Database
8 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
9 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 39 (79.59%) Visual Studio
2 22 (44.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (26.53%) Moq
4 12 (24.49%) Rhino Mocks
5 4 (8.16%) NUnit
5 4 (8.16%) Subversion
6 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 30 (61.22%) Developer
2 25 (51.02%) C# Developer
2 25 (51.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 25 (51.02%) C# .NET Developer
3 22 (44.90%) .NET Developer
4 17 (34.69%) ASP.NET Developer
4 17 (34.69%) Development Manager
5 13 (26.53%) Senior Developer
6 12 (24.49%) Senior C# Developer
6 12 (24.49%) Senior .NET Developer
7 10 (20.41%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (18.37%) Senior Manager
8 9 (18.37%) Senior Development Manager
9 6 (12.24%) Agile .NET Developer
9 6 (12.24%) Agile C# Developer
10 5 (10.20%) .NET Development Manager
11 3 (6.12%) .NET Web Developer
11 3 (6.12%) C# Web Developer
11 3 (6.12%) Web Developer
12 2 (4.08%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (97.96%) .NET
2 47 (95.92%) ASP.NET
3 43 (87.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 37 (75.51%) .NET Framework
5 36 (73.47%) LINQ
6 35 (71.43%) jQuery
6 35 (71.43%) Entity Framework
7 34 (69.39%) HTML
8 33 (67.35%) CSS
9 28 (57.14%) Silverlight
10 18 (36.73%) Ajax
10 18 (36.73%) WCF
11 17 (34.69%) WPF
11 17 (34.69%) Web Services
12 16 (32.65%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 14 (28.57%) WinForms
14 13 (26.53%) AngularJS
15 12 (24.49%) ADO.NET
16 6 (12.24%) Razor View Engine
17 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 18 (36.73%) N-Tier
2 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.04%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 16 (32.65%) Windows
2 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (89.80%) MVC
2 39 (79.59%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (75.51%) Scrum
4 21 (42.86%) TDD
5 19 (38.78%) OOD
6 17 (34.69%) OO
6 17 (34.69%) Performance Management
6 17 (34.69%) Mentoring
6 17 (34.69%) Coaching
7 14 (28.57%) Multithreading
8 10 (20.41%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (16.33%) Matrix Management
10 4 (8.16%) Software Engineering
10 4 (8.16%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (6.12%) Web Development
12 2 (4.08%) Unit Testing
12 2 (4.08%) Time Management
12 2 (4.08%) Continuous Integration
13 1 (2.04%) Root Cause Analysis
13 1 (2.04%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 47 (95.92%) C#
2 35 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 23 (46.94%) SQL
4 16 (32.65%) T-SQL
5 5 (10.20%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.04%) VB6
6 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.04%) VB
6 1 (2.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.04%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (24.49%) MOM
Vendors
1 35 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.04%) Citrix
2 1 (2.04%) Telerik
2 1 (2.04%) Nintex
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle
Bedford, Bedfordshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £34,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago