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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 32 34 37
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 11 19 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 6.11% 6.51% 6.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 22.92% 17.12% 19.81%
Number of salaries quoted 11 19 21
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
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
48 111 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 26.67% 38.01% 33.65%
Number of salaries quoted 38 102 102
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -14.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £33,850
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 August 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Bedford

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 29 (100.00%) .NET
1 29 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (93.10%) SQL Server 2012
3 26 (89.66%) ASP.NET
3 26 (89.66%) C#
4 25 (86.21%) MVC
4 25 (86.21%) SQL
4 25 (86.21%) ASP.NET MVC
5 21 (72.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 20 (68.97%) Microsoft
7 18 (62.07%) Visual Studio
7 18 (62.07%) T-SQL
7 18 (62.07%) Web Services
7 18 (62.07%) Subversion
7 18 (62.07%) .NET Framework
8 17 (58.62%) WCF
8 17 (58.62%) Team Foundation Server
8 17 (58.62%) Software Engineering
8 17 (58.62%) Relational Database
9 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (27.59%) Scrum
10 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
11 7 (24.14%) iPad
12 6 (20.69%) HTML
13 5 (17.24%) Migration
13 5 (17.24%) CSS
13 5 (17.24%) Data Migration
13 5 (17.24%) jQuery
14 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 3 (10.34%) IIS

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 3 (10.34%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Firewall
1 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (93.10%) SQL Server 2012
3 17 (58.62%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 18 (62.07%) Subversion
1 18 (62.07%) Visual Studio
2 17 (58.62%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 26 (89.66%) Developer
2 24 (82.76%) C# Developer
3 23 (79.31%) .NET Developer
4 21 (72.41%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 21 (72.41%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (20.69%) Senior .NET Developer
5 6 (20.69%) Senior Developer
6 5 (17.24%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 5 (17.24%) Senior C# Developer
7 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (13.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (13.79%) SQL Developer
8 3 (10.34%) Azure Developer
8 3 (10.34%) Lead .NET Developer
8 3 (10.34%) Lead C# Developer
8 3 (10.34%) Lead Developer
8 3 (10.34%) Xamarin Developer
9 2 (6.90%) Consultant
9 2 (6.90%) Technical Consultant
10 1 (3.45%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (89.66%) ASP.NET
3 25 (86.21%) ASP.NET MVC
4 21 (72.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 18 (62.07%) .NET Framework
5 18 (62.07%) Web Services
6 17 (58.62%) WCF
7 6 (20.69%) HTML
8 5 (17.24%) CSS
8 5 (17.24%) jQuery
9 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 3 (10.34%) AngularJS
10 3 (10.34%) Ionic Framework
11 1 (3.45%) Ajax
11 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 1 (3.45%) EDI
11 1 (3.45%) JSON
11 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) iPad
2 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
1 3 (10.34%) Windows Server
1 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (3.45%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (86.21%) MVC
2 17 (58.62%) Software Engineering
3 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (27.59%) Scrum
5 5 (17.24%) Data Migration
5 5 (17.24%) Migration
6 3 (10.34%) Cross-Platform Development
7 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.90%) Time Management
8 1 (3.45%) Coaching
8 1 (3.45%) Resource Management
8 1 (3.45%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (3.45%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 26 (89.66%) C#
2 25 (86.21%) SQL
3 18 (62.07%) T-SQL
4 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.90%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.45%) VB
6 1 (3.45%) VB6
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Terminal Services
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 20 (68.97%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) Xamarin
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle
4 1 (3.45%) VMware