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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 98 87 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 29.97% 31.99% 27.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 91.59% 83.65% 89.23%
Number of salaries quoted 96 87 56
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
107 104 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 32.72% 38.24% 30.95%
Number of salaries quoted 105 104 63
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 19 September 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Bedford

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 181 (81.53%) .NET
2 180 (81.08%) C#
3 166 (74.77%) ASP.NET
4 135 (60.81%) Microsoft
5 119 (53.60%) WCF
6 110 (49.55%) Agile Software Development
6 110 (49.55%) SQL
6 110 (49.55%) Scrum
7 105 (47.30%) MVC
8 101 (45.50%) Windows
9 86 (38.74%) T-SQL
9 86 (38.74%) TDD
10 77 (34.68%) .NET Framework
11 74 (33.33%) Visual Studio
12 70 (31.53%) WPF
13 69 (31.08%) SharePoint
14 66 (29.73%) ASP.NET MVC
15 64 (28.83%) SQL Server 2008
16 63 (28.38%) JavaScript
17 60 (27.03%) Silverlight
17 60 (27.03%) HTML
18 59 (26.58%) LINQ
19 57 (25.68%) MS Excel
20 54 (24.32%) CSS
20 54 (24.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
21 53 (23.87%) Team Foundation Server
22 52 (23.42%) WinForms
23 45 (20.27%) Multithreading
24 43 (19.37%) jQuery
24 43 (19.37%) Relational Database

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 69 (31.08%) SharePoint
2 25 (11.26%) SharePoint 2010
3 16 (7.21%) SharePoint Server
4 14 (6.31%) MS Exchange
4 14 (6.31%) SharePoint 2013
5 13 (5.86%) IIS
5 13 (5.86%) Exchange Server 2007
5 13 (5.86%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (2.25%) CMS
7 3 (1.35%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 57 (25.68%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.05%) MS Office
3 3 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.45%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.41%) TCP/IP
1 12 (5.41%) VPN
1 12 (5.41%) DNS
1 12 (5.41%) Firewall
2 11 (4.95%) HTTP
2 11 (4.95%) Network Security
2 11 (4.95%) HTTPS
2 11 (4.95%) SSL
3 9 (4.05%) Internet
4 6 (2.70%) VLAN
5 5 (2.25%) SAN
6 2 (0.90%) VRRP
7 1 (0.45%) LAN
7 1 (0.45%) WAN
7 1 (0.45%) DHCP
7 1 (0.45%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (28.83%) SQL Server 2008
2 43 (19.37%) Relational Database
3 28 (12.61%) SQL Server 2012
4 19 (8.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 18 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (7.21%) Crystal Reports
6 16 (7.21%) Oracle Reports
7 11 (4.95%) Oracle Database 10g
7 11 (4.95%) Oracle Database 11g
7 11 (4.95%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.45%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (0.45%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (0.45%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.45%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.45%) Crystal Enterprise
9 1 (0.45%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 74 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 53 (23.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 41 (18.47%) Subversion
4 29 (13.06%) Moq
5 27 (12.16%) NUnit
6 25 (11.26%) MSTest
7 16 (7.21%) Rhino Mocks
8 5 (2.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (1.35%) Zephyr
9 3 (1.35%) JIRA
9 3 (1.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.45%) Selenium
General
1 24 (10.81%) Finance
2 2 (0.90%) Games
3 1 (0.45%) French Language
3 1 (0.45%) German Language
3 1 (0.45%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 158 (71.17%) Developer
2 85 (38.29%) C# Developer
3 74 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 62 (27.93%) C# .NET Developer
5 56 (25.23%) .NET Developer
6 51 (22.97%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 48 (21.62%) Senior C# Developer
8 41 (18.47%) Architect
9 30 (13.51%) ASP.NET Developer
10 21 (9.46%) Lead Developer
11 15 (6.76%) Team Leader
11 15 (6.76%) .NET Team Leader
12 14 (6.31%) Solutions Architect
13 13 (5.86%) Technical Leader
13 13 (5.86%) Technical Developer
14 12 (5.41%) SharePoint Developer
14 12 (5.41%) Technical Architect
15 10 (4.50%) Senior .NET Developer
15 10 (4.50%) Lead Architect
16 9 (4.05%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (81.53%) .NET
2 166 (74.77%) ASP.NET
3 119 (53.60%) WCF
4 77 (34.68%) .NET Framework
5 70 (31.53%) WPF
6 66 (29.73%) ASP.NET MVC
7 60 (27.03%) HTML
7 60 (27.03%) Silverlight
8 59 (26.58%) LINQ
9 54 (24.32%) CSS
9 54 (24.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 52 (23.42%) WinForms
11 43 (19.37%) jQuery
12 34 (15.32%) Web Services
13 20 (9.01%) XML
14 19 (8.56%) ADO.NET
15 17 (7.66%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 15 (6.76%) HTML5
16 15 (6.76%) WF
17 14 (6.31%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 28 (12.61%) N-Tier
2 10 (4.50%) Inversion of Control
3 8 (3.60%) Client/Server
4 4 (1.80%) User Experience
4 4 (1.80%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.35%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.35%) Wiki
6 2 (0.90%) Replication
6 2 (0.90%) Clustering
6 2 (0.90%) Firmware
7 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 101 (45.50%) Windows
2 17 (7.66%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (6.31%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (4.05%) Windows Vista
4 9 (4.05%) Windows XP
4 9 (4.05%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (49.55%) Scrum
1 110 (49.55%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (47.30%) MVC
3 86 (38.74%) TDD
4 45 (20.27%) Multithreading
5 41 (18.47%) Software Engineering
6 32 (14.41%) OO
6 32 (14.41%) OOD
7 28 (12.61%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (11.71%) Project Management
9 21 (9.46%) Business Analysis
9 21 (9.46%) Product Management
10 18 (8.11%) Root Cause Analysis
10 18 (8.11%) Configuration Management
11 16 (7.21%) Web Development
12 14 (6.31%) Line Management
13 13 (5.86%) Web Application Development
13 13 (5.86%) Technical Architecture
13 13 (5.86%) Matrix Management
14 10 (4.50%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 180 (81.08%) C#
2 110 (49.55%) SQL
3 86 (38.74%) T-SQL
4 63 (28.38%) JavaScript
5 5 (2.25%) VB.NET
5 5 (2.25%) PowerShell
6 4 (1.80%) C
7 1 (0.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (7.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (5.86%) MCP
3 12 (5.41%) MCSE
4 9 (4.05%) CCSP
4 9 (4.05%) CCNP
4 9 (4.05%) CCIP
4 9 (4.05%) CCNA
4 9 (4.05%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (3.15%) MCSA
6 4 (1.80%) ISEB
7 3 (1.35%) ISTQB
7 3 (1.35%) Degree
8 2 (0.90%) VCP5
8 2 (0.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (0.90%) MCAD
8 2 (0.90%) MCSD
9 1 (0.45%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.35%) SLA
2 1 (0.45%) QA
System Software
1 13 (5.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (4.95%) Terminal Services
3 8 (3.60%) ISA Server
3 8 (3.60%) Forefront TMG
3 8 (3.60%) UAG
4 4 (1.80%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.90%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.90%) vSphere
6 1 (0.45%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 14 (6.31%) MOM
2 2 (0.90%) SCCM
3 1 (0.45%) AppManager
3 1 (0.45%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 135 (60.81%) Microsoft
2 28 (12.61%) Oracle
3 16 (7.21%) VMware
4 10 (4.50%) Cisco
5 6 (2.70%) Nintex
6 3 (1.35%) Citrix
7 2 (0.90%) Intel
8 1 (0.45%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.45%) SAP
8 1 (0.45%) Symantec
8 1 (0.45%) LANDesk
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £34,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago