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 10 July 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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 4 8
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 95 90 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 35.19% 32.61% 19.90%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 93.14% 82.57% 73.08%
Number of salaries quoted 89 89 36
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £31,200 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £52,500 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
102 109 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 37.78% 39.49% 27.23%
Number of salaries quoted 96 108 48
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +6.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £24,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
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 10 July 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Bedford

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 10 July 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.

1 229 (84.50%) .NET
2 222 (81.92%) C#
3 207 (76.38%) ASP.NET
4 169 (62.36%) Microsoft
5 142 (52.40%) Windows
6 136 (50.18%) SQL
7 124 (45.76%) WCF
8 116 (42.80%) MVC
9 107 (39.48%) T-SQL
10 102 (37.64%) Scrum
11 100 (36.90%) .NET Framework
12 87 (32.10%) Team Foundation Server
13 86 (31.73%) SQL Server 2008
14 85 (31.37%) TDD
14 85 (31.37%) Visual Studio
15 84 (31.00%) JavaScript
16 82 (30.26%) HTML
16 82 (30.26%) SharePoint
17 81 (29.89%) ASP.NET MVC
18 80 (29.52%) WPF
18 80 (29.52%) Relational Database
19 79 (29.15%) WinForms
20 77 (28.41%) CSS
21 75 (27.68%) Software Engineering
22 74 (27.31%) LINQ
23 65 (23.99%) Multithreading
23 65 (23.99%) Subversion
23 65 (23.99%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
24 64 (23.62%) jQuery
25 60 (22.14%) Silverlight

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 82 (30.26%) SharePoint
2 28 (10.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 23 (8.49%) MS Exchange
4 21 (7.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (7.75%) SharePoint Server
4 21 (7.75%) Exchange Server 2007
5 20 (7.38%) SharePoint 2013
5 20 (7.38%) IIS
6 8 (2.95%) CMS
7 3 (1.11%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 60 (22.14%) MS Excel
2 15 (5.54%) MS Office
3 4 (1.48%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.75%) VPN
1 21 (7.75%) DNS
1 21 (7.75%) Firewall
2 19 (7.01%) TCP/IP
2 19 (7.01%) SSL
3 18 (6.64%) Internet
4 17 (6.27%) Network Security
4 17 (6.27%) HTTPS
4 17 (6.27%) HTTP
5 13 (4.80%) VLAN
6 8 (2.95%) VRRP
7 6 (2.21%) SAN
8 2 (0.74%) DHCP
9 1 (0.37%) LAN
9 1 (0.37%) WAN
9 1 (0.37%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (31.73%) SQL Server 2008
2 80 (29.52%) Relational Database
3 41 (15.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 27 (9.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 20 (7.38%) Crystal Reports
5 20 (7.38%) Oracle Reports
6 14 (5.17%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (2.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 6 (2.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.48%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 87 (32.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 85 (31.37%) Visual Studio
3 65 (23.99%) Subversion
4 40 (14.76%) NUnit
5 38 (14.02%) MSTest
6 36 (13.28%) Moq
7 23 (8.49%) Rhino Mocks
8 10 (3.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 8 (2.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 4 (1.48%) JIRA
11 1 (0.37%) Selenium
General
1 26 (9.59%) Finance
2 2 (0.74%) Games
Job Titles
1 186 (68.63%) Developer
2 80 (29.52%) C# Developer
3 74 (27.31%) .NET Developer
4 72 (26.57%) Senior Developer
5 56 (20.66%) C# .NET Developer
6 43 (15.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 41 (15.13%) Architect
8 39 (14.39%) ASP.NET Developer
9 33 (12.18%) Senior C# Developer
10 31 (11.44%) Lead Developer
11 27 (9.96%) Solutions Architect
12 21 (7.75%) Technical Leader
13 17 (6.27%) Technical Developer
14 16 (5.90%) SharePoint Developer
15 14 (5.17%) Software Developer
16 13 (4.80%) Team Leader
17 11 (4.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 11 (4.06%) Web Developer
18 10 (3.69%) Analyst
18 10 (3.69%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 229 (84.50%) .NET
2 207 (76.38%) ASP.NET
3 124 (45.76%) WCF
4 100 (36.90%) .NET Framework
5 82 (30.26%) HTML
6 81 (29.89%) ASP.NET MVC
7 80 (29.52%) WPF
8 79 (29.15%) WinForms
9 77 (28.41%) CSS
10 74 (27.31%) LINQ
11 65 (23.99%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 64 (23.62%) jQuery
13 60 (22.14%) Silverlight
14 48 (17.71%) Web Services
15 34 (12.55%) XML
16 29 (10.70%) ADO.NET
17 28 (10.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 25 (9.23%) ASP.NET MVC 3
19 24 (8.86%) Middleware
20 22 (8.12%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 48 (17.71%) N-Tier
2 18 (6.64%) Inversion of Control
3 13 (4.80%) Client/Server
4 10 (3.69%) Computer Science
5 9 (3.32%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (2.95%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.95%) Replication
7 7 (2.58%) Firmware
8 5 (1.85%) Social Network
9 4 (1.48%) Wiki
10 2 (0.74%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.37%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 142 (52.40%) Windows
2 25 (9.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (8.12%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (7.01%) Windows XP
4 19 (7.01%) Windows 7
5 18 (6.64%) Windows Vista
6 2 (0.74%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (42.80%) MVC
2 102 (37.64%) Scrum
3 85 (31.37%) TDD
4 75 (27.68%) Software Engineering
5 65 (23.99%) Multithreading
6 53 (19.56%) Project Management
6 53 (19.56%) OOD
7 51 (18.82%) OO
8 49 (18.08%) Business Analysis
9 45 (16.61%) Continuous Integration
10 44 (16.24%) Product Management
11 25 (9.23%) Domain-Driven Design
11 25 (9.23%) Technical Architecture
12 23 (8.49%) SOA
13 22 (8.12%) Configuration Management
13 22 (8.12%) Root Cause Analysis
14 18 (6.64%) Dependency Injection
14 18 (6.64%) Kanban
14 18 (6.64%) MVVM
15 17 (6.27%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 222 (81.92%) C#
2 136 (50.18%) SQL
3 107 (39.48%) T-SQL
4 84 (31.00%) JavaScript
5 13 (4.80%) C
6 8 (2.95%) VB.NET
7 7 (2.58%) XPath
8 5 (1.85%) Delphi
9 4 (1.48%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (9.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (6.64%) MCP
3 16 (5.90%) MCSE
4 13 (4.80%) CCSP
4 13 (4.80%) CCNP
4 13 (4.80%) CCIP
4 13 (4.80%) CCNA
4 13 (4.80%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (4.06%) Degree
6 10 (3.69%) MCSA
7 5 (1.85%) ISEB
8 4 (1.48%) 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%) MCDBA
10 1 (0.37%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.74%) SLA
2 1 (0.37%) QA
System Software
1 22 (8.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (7.01%) Terminal Services
3 15 (5.54%) ISA Server
4 14 (5.17%) Forefront TMG
4 14 (5.17%) UAG
5 4 (1.48%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.74%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.74%) vSphere
7 1 (0.37%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 13 (4.80%) MOM
2 2 (0.74%) SCCM
3 1 (0.37%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 169 (62.36%) Microsoft
2 25 (9.23%) Oracle
3 24 (8.86%) VMware
4 14 (5.17%) Cisco
5 5 (1.85%) Facebook
5 5 (1.85%) Twitter
6 3 (1.11%) Citrix
7 2 (0.74%) Intel
8 1 (0.37%) Symantec
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