The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 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 2012 over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 41 45 35
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 10 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 3.27% 5.18% 4.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.89% 12.74% 24.14%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 14
Average salary £31,000 £37,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.33% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,650 £34,250 £38,600
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
SQL Server 2012
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
72 157 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 23.53% 40.67% 20.21%
Number of salaries quoted 64 136 56
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Bedford region.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Trend in Bedford

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing SQL Server 2012 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 2012.

1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 14 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (92.86%) jQuery
2 13 (92.86%) CSS
2 13 (92.86%) HTML
2 13 (92.86%) JavaScript
2 13 (92.86%) MVC
3 12 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (57.14%) Visual Studio
5 7 (50.00%) SQL
5 7 (50.00%) .NET Framework
6 6 (42.86%) LINQ
6 6 (42.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 6 (42.86%) Razor View Engine
6 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 6 (42.86%) CMS
6 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (35.71%) Scrum
8 4 (28.57%) VB.NET
8 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
8 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
10 2 (14.29%) TDD
10 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
10 2 (14.29%) OO
11 1 (7.14%) MS Excel

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing SQL Server 2012 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 2012. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (42.86%) CMS
2 1 (7.14%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Visual Studio
2 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (7.14%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 11 (78.57%) C# Developer
2 11 (78.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 11 (78.57%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (50.00%) .NET Developer
4 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Development Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 13 (92.86%) CSS
2 13 (92.86%) HTML
2 13 (92.86%) jQuery
3 12 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 6 (42.86%) LINQ
5 6 (42.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 6 (42.86%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (7.14%) Backbone.js
6 1 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (7.14%) Kendo UI
6 1 (7.14%) WCF
6 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) MVC
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Scrum
4 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
5 2 (14.29%) OO
5 2 (14.29%) TDD
6 1 (7.14%) OOD
6 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.14%) Web Development
6 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (92.86%) JavaScript
3 7 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) VB.NET
5 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) VCP4
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
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