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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 4 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 55 48 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 28.80% 17.02% 38.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 80.88% 84.21% 91.53%
Number of salaries quoted 54 44 168
Median salary £45,000 £43,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £28,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
68 57 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 35.60% 20.21% 41.72%
Number of salaries quoted 63 51 184
Median salary £43,750 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,875 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 5 May 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Bedford

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 74 (71.84%) .NET
2 68 (66.02%) C#
3 65 (63.11%) ASP.NET
4 63 (61.17%) MVC
5 60 (58.25%) Agile Software Development
6 56 (54.37%) ASP.NET MVC
7 45 (43.69%) Microsoft
8 40 (38.83%) SQL
9 39 (37.86%) WCF
10 38 (36.89%) JavaScript
11 37 (35.92%) jQuery
12 36 (34.95%) HTML
13 35 (33.98%) CSS
13 35 (33.98%) Windows
14 34 (33.01%) MS Excel
15 30 (29.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 27 (26.21%) TDD
16 27 (26.21%) SQL Server 2012
17 26 (25.24%) BDD
17 26 (25.24%) SQL Server 2008
18 24 (23.30%) .NET Framework
18 24 (23.30%) Microsoft Azure
19 23 (22.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
20 22 (21.36%) Software Engineering
20 22 (21.36%) Visual Studio
21 21 (20.39%) Web Services
22 20 (19.42%) T-SQL
22 20 (19.42%) Scrum
22 20 (19.42%) Team Foundation Server
23 19 (18.45%) OO

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (12.62%) SharePoint
2 9 (8.74%) IIS
3 8 (7.77%) MS Exchange
4 6 (5.83%) Node.js
5 5 (4.85%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (2.91%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 34 (33.01%) MS Excel
2 11 (10.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.88%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 24 (23.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (6.80%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (17.48%) Internet
2 6 (5.83%) Firewall
3 4 (3.88%) DNS
3 4 (3.88%) SSL
4 3 (2.91%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.91%) VLAN
4 3 (2.91%) VPN
5 2 (1.94%) DHCP
5 2 (1.94%) VRRP
6 1 (0.97%) Intranet
6 1 (0.97%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (26.21%) SQL Server 2012
2 26 (25.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (18.45%) SQL Server 2014
4 17 (16.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (13.59%) Relational Database
6 10 (9.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (6.80%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (5.83%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (3.88%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (2.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database 12c
12 1 (0.97%) MySQL
12 1 (0.97%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (21.36%) Visual Studio
2 20 (19.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (11.65%) Git (software)
4 10 (9.71%) Subversion
5 7 (6.80%) Selenium
6 4 (3.88%) Moq
6 4 (3.88%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (2.91%) Bitbucket
7 3 (2.91%) JIRA
7 3 (2.91%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.97%) MSTest
8 1 (0.97%) NUnit
8 1 (0.97%) SonarQube
General
1 15 (14.56%) Games
2 6 (5.83%) Retail
3 4 (3.88%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.91%) Back Office
5 2 (1.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 67 (65.05%) Developer
2 60 (58.25%) .NET Developer
3 40 (38.83%) C# Developer
4 38 (36.89%) C# .NET Developer
5 30 (29.13%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 25 (24.27%) Senior C# Developer
6 25 (24.27%) Senior Developer
7 24 (23.30%) ASP.NET Developer
7 24 (23.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 24 (23.30%) Senior .NET Developer
7 24 (23.30%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 18 (17.48%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 18 (17.48%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
9 15 (14.56%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 13 (12.62%) Analyst
11 8 (7.77%) C# Software Developer
12 7 (6.80%) .NET Software Developer
13 6 (5.83%) Senior .NET Software Developer
13 6 (5.83%) Senior C# Software Developer
13 6 (5.83%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (71.84%) .NET
2 65 (63.11%) ASP.NET
3 56 (54.37%) ASP.NET MVC
4 39 (37.86%) WCF
5 37 (35.92%) jQuery
6 36 (34.95%) HTML
7 35 (33.98%) CSS
8 30 (29.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 24 (23.30%) .NET Framework
10 23 (22.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 21 (20.39%) Web Services
12 18 (17.48%) Ajax
13 16 (15.53%) HTML5
14 13 (12.62%) ASP.NET Web API
15 12 (11.65%) Entity Framework
16 11 (10.68%) AngularJS
17 9 (8.74%) ADO.NET
18 7 (6.80%) JSON
18 7 (6.80%) WPF
19 6 (5.83%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.77%) iPad
2 7 (6.80%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.83%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (4.85%) Client/Server
5 4 (3.88%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.91%) N-Tier
6 3 (2.91%) Replication
7 2 (1.94%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.97%) EPoS
8 1 (0.97%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.97%) Tandem
8 1 (0.97%) User Experience
8 1 (0.97%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 35 (33.98%) Windows
2 14 (13.59%) Windows Server
3 12 (11.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (9.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (4.85%) Linux
5 5 (4.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (61.17%) MVC
2 60 (58.25%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (26.21%) TDD
4 26 (25.24%) BDD
5 22 (21.36%) Software Engineering
6 20 (19.42%) Scrum
7 19 (18.45%) OO
8 16 (15.53%) Web Application Development
9 15 (14.56%) CQRS
9 15 (14.56%) Domain-Driven Design
10 12 (11.65%) Mentoring
11 11 (10.68%) SDLC
12 7 (6.80%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (6.80%) Migration
12 7 (6.80%) Pair Programming
13 6 (5.83%) ITIL
13 6 (5.83%) Web Development
14 5 (4.85%) Data Migration
14 5 (4.85%) Disaster Recovery
14 5 (4.85%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 68 (66.02%) C#
2 40 (38.83%) SQL
3 38 (36.89%) JavaScript
4 20 (19.42%) T-SQL
5 5 (4.85%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.91%) Java
7 1 (0.97%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.97%) Ruby
7 1 (0.97%) VB
7 1 (0.97%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.97%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (8.74%) Degree
2 7 (6.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (5.83%) MCP
3 6 (5.83%) MCSA
3 6 (5.83%) MCSE
4 4 (3.88%) ISEB
4 4 (3.88%) ISTQB
5 3 (2.91%) VCP5
5 3 (2.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.94%) CCIP
6 2 (1.94%) CCNA
6 2 (1.94%) CCNP
6 2 (1.94%) CCSP
6 2 (1.94%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.97%) CCA
7 1 (0.97%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.97%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.83%) SLA
2 4 (3.88%) QA
3 1 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.97%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (6.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.85%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.85%) Terminal Services
3 4 (3.88%) VMware ESX
3 4 (3.88%) vSphere
3 4 (3.88%) XenApp
4 2 (1.94%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (2.91%) MOM
2 1 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 45 (43.69%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.71%) VMware
3 7 (6.80%) Oracle
4 4 (3.88%) Citrix
4 4 (3.88%) Intel
4 4 (3.88%) Sage
5 2 (1.94%) Cisco
6 1 (0.97%) IBM
6 1 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.97%) Twitter
6 1 (0.97%) VeriFone
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