The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Bedford region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 4 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 97 89 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 34.04% 31.45% 22.06%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 94.17% 81.65% 84.91%
Number of salaries quoted 92 88 44
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,850 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
103 109 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 36.14% 38.52% 25.98%
Number of salaries quoted 98 108 50
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £23,000 £30,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server
Bedfordshire

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 1 August 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Bedford

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

1 228 (84.44%) .NET
2 224 (82.96%) C#
3 208 (77.04%) ASP.NET
4 166 (61.48%) Microsoft
5 134 (49.63%) SQL
6 130 (48.15%) Windows
6 130 (48.15%) WCF
7 117 (43.33%) MVC
8 110 (40.74%) Scrum
9 104 (38.52%) T-SQL
10 97 (35.93%) .NET Framework
11 88 (32.59%) Visual Studio
12 86 (31.85%) TDD
13 85 (31.48%) SQL Server 2008
13 85 (31.48%) JavaScript
14 83 (30.74%) HTML
14 83 (30.74%) SharePoint
15 81 (30.00%) WPF
16 77 (28.52%) Team Foundation Server
16 77 (28.52%) ASP.NET MVC
17 76 (28.15%) Relational Database
18 75 (27.78%) CSS
18 75 (27.78%) WinForms
19 73 (27.04%) LINQ
20 66 (24.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
21 65 (24.07%) jQuery
21 65 (24.07%) Software Engineering
22 62 (22.96%) Silverlight
22 62 (22.96%) MS Excel
23 59 (21.85%) Multithreading

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 83 (30.74%) SharePoint
2 26 (9.63%) SharePoint 2010
3 22 (8.15%) MS Exchange
4 20 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (7.41%) SharePoint Server
4 20 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
5 19 (7.04%) IIS
5 19 (7.04%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (2.96%) CMS
7 3 (1.11%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 62 (22.96%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.81%) MS Office
3 4 (1.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.37%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.41%) Firewall
1 20 (7.41%) VPN
1 20 (7.41%) DNS
2 19 (7.04%) TCP/IP
3 18 (6.67%) SSL
4 17 (6.30%) Internet
4 17 (6.30%) HTTP
4 17 (6.30%) HTTPS
4 17 (6.30%) Network Security
5 12 (4.44%) VLAN
6 7 (2.59%) SAN
7 6 (2.22%) VRRP
8 2 (0.74%) DHCP
9 1 (0.37%) WEP
9 1 (0.37%) LAN
9 1 (0.37%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (31.48%) SQL Server 2008
2 76 (28.15%) Relational Database
3 39 (14.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 25 (9.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 20 (7.41%) Crystal Reports
5 20 (7.41%) Oracle Reports
6 16 (5.93%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (1.85%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (1.85%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (1.48%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.37%) Crystal Enterprise
9 1 (0.37%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.37%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (0.37%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (0.37%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 88 (32.59%) Visual Studio
2 77 (28.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 57 (21.11%) Subversion
4 36 (13.33%) NUnit
5 34 (12.59%) Moq
5 34 (12.59%) MSTest
6 19 (7.04%) Rhino Mocks
7 8 (2.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 8 (2.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (1.11%) JIRA
8 3 (1.11%) Zephyr
9 1 (0.37%) Selenium
General
1 23 (8.52%) Finance
2 2 (0.74%) Games
3 1 (0.37%) French Language
3 1 (0.37%) German Language
3 1 (0.37%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 186 (68.89%) Developer
2 86 (31.85%) C# Developer
3 75 (27.78%) Senior Developer
4 70 (25.93%) .NET Developer
5 64 (23.70%) C# .NET Developer
6 53 (19.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 43 (15.93%) Architect
8 39 (14.44%) ASP.NET Developer
9 38 (14.07%) Senior C# Developer
10 30 (11.11%) Lead Developer
11 23 (8.52%) Solutions Architect
12 19 (7.04%) Technical Leader
13 17 (6.30%) Technical Developer
14 16 (5.93%) Team Leader
15 15 (5.56%) SharePoint Developer
16 14 (5.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 12 (4.44%) .NET Team Leader
17 12 (4.44%) Software Developer
18 11 (4.07%) Analyst
19 10 (3.70%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 228 (84.44%) .NET
2 208 (77.04%) ASP.NET
3 130 (48.15%) WCF
4 97 (35.93%) .NET Framework
5 83 (30.74%) HTML
6 81 (30.00%) WPF
7 77 (28.52%) ASP.NET MVC
8 75 (27.78%) CSS
8 75 (27.78%) WinForms
9 73 (27.04%) LINQ
10 66 (24.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 65 (24.07%) jQuery
12 62 (22.96%) Silverlight
13 41 (15.19%) Web Services
14 29 (10.74%) XML
15 28 (10.37%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 24 (8.89%) Middleware
17 23 (8.52%) ADO.NET
18 21 (7.78%) HTML5
18 21 (7.78%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 40 (14.81%) N-Tier
2 15 (5.56%) Inversion of Control
3 10 (3.70%) Client/Server
4 8 (2.96%) Computer Science
4 8 (2.96%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.59%) Replication
6 6 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.22%) Firmware
7 3 (1.11%) Wiki
8 2 (0.74%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.74%) Social Network
9 1 (0.37%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 130 (48.15%) Windows
2 25 (9.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (8.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (6.67%) Windows 7
4 18 (6.67%) Windows XP
5 17 (6.30%) Windows Vista
6 2 (0.74%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (43.33%) MVC
2 110 (40.74%) Scrum
3 86 (31.85%) TDD
4 65 (24.07%) Software Engineering
5 59 (21.85%) Multithreading
6 46 (17.04%) OOD
6 46 (17.04%) Project Management
7 44 (16.30%) OO
8 42 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
9 40 (14.81%) Business Analysis
10 36 (13.33%) Product Management
11 22 (8.15%) Configuration Management
11 22 (8.15%) Technical Architecture
11 22 (8.15%) Root Cause Analysis
12 17 (6.30%) SOA
12 17 (6.30%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (6.30%) Web Application Development
13 16 (5.93%) Web Development
13 16 (5.93%) Domain-Driven Design
14 15 (5.56%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 224 (82.96%) C#
2 134 (49.63%) SQL
3 104 (38.52%) T-SQL
4 85 (31.48%) JavaScript
5 13 (4.81%) C
6 9 (3.33%) VB.NET
7 4 (1.48%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.74%) XPath
9 1 (0.37%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (7.04%) MCP
3 17 (6.30%) MCSE
4 14 (5.19%) CCSP
4 14 (5.19%) CCNP
4 14 (5.19%) CCIP
4 14 (5.19%) CCNA
4 14 (5.19%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (3.70%) MCSA
6 9 (3.33%) Degree
7 4 (1.48%) ISEB
8 3 (1.11%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.74%) VCP5
9 2 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.74%) MCAD
9 2 (0.74%) MCSD
10 1 (0.37%) Security+ Certification
10 1 (0.37%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.11%) SLA
2 1 (0.37%) QA
System Software
1 21 (7.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (6.67%) Terminal Services
3 14 (5.19%) ISA Server
4 13 (4.81%) Forefront TMG
4 13 (4.81%) UAG
5 4 (1.48%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.74%) vSphere
6 2 (0.74%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.37%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 12 (4.44%) MOM
2 2 (0.74%) SCCM
3 1 (0.37%) AppManager
3 1 (0.37%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 166 (61.48%) Microsoft
2 29 (10.74%) Oracle
3 23 (8.52%) VMware
4 15 (5.56%) Cisco
5 3 (1.11%) Citrix
6 2 (0.74%) Facebook
6 2 (0.74%) Twitter
6 2 (0.74%) Intel
7 1 (0.37%) Symantec
7 1 (0.37%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.37%) SAP
7 1 (0.37%) Nintex
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Capita
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £34,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa, 23days
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £18000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa, 25 days
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £62000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 35-40k
Posted: 6 days ago
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XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £30-50,000 + Great Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Bedford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Bedford
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + On call 1 wk in 3 = 20% payment
Posted: 10 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £18000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago