The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 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 over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 5 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 74 116 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 23.95% 30.93% 19.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 79.57% 80.00% 89.66%
Number of salaries quoted 70 101 47
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,350 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £49,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server
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
93 145 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 30.10% 38.67% 21.89%
Number of salaries quoted 86 125 53
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Bedford

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Bedford

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing SQL Server 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.

1 147 (84.00%) .NET
2 138 (78.86%) C#
3 123 (70.29%) ASP.NET
4 110 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
5 108 (61.71%) Microsoft
6 107 (61.14%) Scrum
7 88 (50.29%) MVC
8 82 (46.86%) WCF
9 78 (44.57%) TDD
9 78 (44.57%) Visual Studio
10 74 (42.29%) ASP.NET MVC
11 66 (37.71%) WPF
12 63 (36.00%) Windows
13 62 (35.43%) Silverlight
14 61 (34.86%) MS Excel
15 59 (33.71%) SQL
16 53 (30.29%) SQL Server 2008
17 50 (28.57%) .NET Framework
18 48 (27.43%) LINQ
19 47 (26.86%) jQuery
20 46 (26.29%) JavaScript
21 44 (25.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
22 43 (24.57%) HTML
22 43 (24.57%) T-SQL
23 40 (22.86%) CSS
23 40 (22.86%) WinForms
24 36 (20.57%) SharePoint
25 34 (19.43%) Team Foundation Server
26 32 (18.29%) Moq
27 30 (17.14%) OOD

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing SQL Server 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 36 (20.57%) SharePoint
2 12 (6.86%) MS Exchange
3 10 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (5.71%) SharePoint 2010
3 10 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (5.14%) SharePoint Server
5 7 (4.00%) CMS
6 6 (3.43%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (1.71%) IIS
8 2 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.57%) Node.js
Applications
1 61 (34.86%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.57%) SaaS
1 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.14%) HTTP
1 2 (1.14%) TCP/IP
1 2 (1.14%) VPN
1 2 (1.14%) DNS
1 2 (1.14%) HTTPS
1 2 (1.14%) SSL
1 2 (1.14%) Firewall
1 2 (1.14%) Network Security
2 1 (0.57%) NetScaler
2 1 (0.57%) VLAN
2 1 (0.57%) Internet
2 1 (0.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (30.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 21 (12.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 21 (12.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 21 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 21 (12.00%) Oracle Database
3 16 (9.14%) SQL Server 2000
4 12 (6.86%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (5.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (4.57%) Relational Database
7 6 (3.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.57%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (0.57%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (0.57%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.57%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.57%) Crystal Enterprise
9 1 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.57%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 78 (44.57%) Visual Studio
2 34 (19.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 32 (18.29%) Moq
4 30 (17.14%) Rhino Mocks
5 16 (9.14%) NUnit
6 12 (6.86%) MSTest
7 11 (6.29%) Subversion
8 4 (2.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 11 (6.29%) Finance
2 1 (0.57%) French Language
2 1 (0.57%) German Language
2 1 (0.57%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 105 (60.00%) Developer
2 66 (37.71%) .NET Developer
3 58 (33.14%) C# Developer
4 48 (27.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 40 (22.86%) Senior Developer
6 38 (21.71%) Senior C# Developer
6 38 (21.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 34 (19.43%) ASP.NET Developer
8 31 (17.71%) Architect
9 18 (10.29%) Technical Architect
9 18 (10.29%) Senior .NET Developer
10 16 (9.14%) Lead Architect
10 16 (9.14%) Development Manager
11 10 (5.71%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 10 (5.71%) .NET Web Developer
11 10 (5.71%) Web Developer
12 8 (4.57%) Team Leader
12 8 (4.57%) Senior Manager
12 8 (4.57%) Senior Development Manager
13 7 (4.00%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (84.00%) .NET
2 123 (70.29%) ASP.NET
3 82 (46.86%) WCF
4 74 (42.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 66 (37.71%) WPF
6 62 (35.43%) Silverlight
7 50 (28.57%) .NET Framework
8 48 (27.43%) LINQ
9 47 (26.86%) jQuery
10 44 (25.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 43 (24.57%) HTML
12 40 (22.86%) CSS
12 40 (22.86%) WinForms
13 26 (14.86%) Web Services
14 18 (10.29%) ADO.NET
15 17 (9.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 17 (9.71%) Ajax
16 12 (6.86%) Spring.NET
16 12 (6.86%) AngularJS
16 12 (6.86%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 24 (13.71%) N-Tier
2 12 (6.86%) Inversion of Control
3 7 (4.00%) User Experience
3 7 (4.00%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.14%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.57%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.57%) Clustering
5 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 63 (36.00%) Windows
2 11 (6.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.57%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.57%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (61.14%) Scrum
3 88 (50.29%) MVC
4 78 (44.57%) TDD
5 30 (17.14%) OOD
6 27 (15.43%) Matrix Management
6 27 (15.43%) OO
7 21 (12.00%) Multithreading
8 17 (9.71%) Mentoring
9 16 (9.14%) Performance Management
9 16 (9.14%) Coaching
9 16 (9.14%) Web Application Development
10 15 (8.57%) Web Development
11 14 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (6.86%) Kanban
12 12 (6.86%) MVVM
12 12 (6.86%) Dependency Injection
13 9 (5.14%) ITIL
13 9 (5.14%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (5.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 138 (78.86%) C#
2 59 (33.71%) SQL
3 46 (26.29%) JavaScript
4 43 (24.57%) T-SQL
5 14 (8.00%) VB.NET
6 4 (2.29%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (6.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (5.14%) MCSE
3 8 (4.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (4.57%) MCP
4 7 (4.00%) VCP5
5 5 (2.86%) MCSA
6 1 (0.57%) Degree
6 1 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.57%) CCSP
6 1 (0.57%) CCNP
6 1 (0.57%) CCIP
6 1 (0.57%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.57%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (5.14%) XenApp
2 8 (4.57%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.00%) vSphere
3 7 (4.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.14%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.14%) ISA Server
4 2 (1.14%) Xen
4 2 (1.14%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (1.14%) UAG
5 1 (0.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (10.29%) MOM
2 1 (0.57%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.57%) AppManager
Vendors
1 108 (61.71%) Microsoft
2 22 (12.57%) Oracle
3 13 (7.43%) VMware
4 10 (5.71%) Citrix
5 9 (5.14%) Intel
6 5 (2.86%) Nintex
7 1 (0.57%) LANDesk
7 1 (0.57%) Cisco
7 1 (0.57%) SAP
7 1 (0.57%) Business Objects
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
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CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £35k plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa, 25 days
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Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + + Bonus + Car & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford
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Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago