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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 49 92 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 24.62% 32.51% 34.85%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 79.03% 87.62% 92.00%
Number of salaries quoted 44 89 86
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £35,000 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
62 105 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 31.16% 37.10% 37.88%
Number of salaries quoted 51 94 94
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -14.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £34,000 £37,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 25 July 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Bedford

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 79 (74.53%) .NET
2 71 (66.98%) C#
3 68 (64.15%) ASP.NET
3 68 (64.15%) MVC
4 65 (61.32%) ASP.NET MVC
5 53 (50.00%) WCF
6 52 (49.06%) Agile Software Development
6 52 (49.06%) SQL
7 44 (41.51%) Microsoft
8 39 (36.79%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 34 (32.08%) SQL Server 2012
10 33 (31.13%) Windows
11 32 (30.19%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 32 (30.19%) SQL Server 2008
12 29 (27.36%) SQL Server 2014
12 29 (27.36%) TDD
12 29 (27.36%) OO
13 28 (26.42%) MS Excel
13 28 (26.42%) Internet
14 27 (25.47%) T-SQL
14 27 (25.47%) .NET Framework
15 26 (24.53%) JavaScript
16 25 (23.58%) HTML
16 25 (23.58%) Web Services
16 25 (23.58%) Games
16 25 (23.58%) CQRS
16 25 (23.58%) Web Application Development
16 25 (23.58%) BDD
16 25 (23.58%) Domain-Driven Design
17 23 (21.70%) CSS

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 15 (14.15%) SharePoint
2 10 (9.43%) IIS
3 6 (5.66%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (4.72%) MS Exchange
5 3 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.83%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (1.89%) LiveLink
Applications
1 28 (26.42%) MS Excel
2 14 (13.21%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.77%) Sage X3
2 1 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.94%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 20 (18.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.66%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.66%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (26.42%) Internet
2 6 (5.66%) TCP/IP
3 5 (4.72%) Firewall
4 4 (3.77%) DNS
4 4 (3.77%) SSL
5 3 (2.83%) VLAN
5 3 (2.83%) VPN
6 2 (1.89%) DHCP
6 2 (1.89%) VRRP
7 1 (0.94%) Intranet
7 1 (0.94%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.94%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (32.08%) SQL Server 2012
2 32 (30.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (27.36%) SQL Server 2014
4 20 (18.87%) Relational Database
5 15 (14.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (7.55%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (4.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (3.77%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (3.77%) Oracle Database
8 4 (3.77%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (3.77%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (2.83%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (1.89%) MySQL
10 2 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.94%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (20.75%) Visual Studio
2 21 (19.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (16.98%) Subversion
4 2 (1.89%) Selenium
5 1 (0.94%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.94%) Moq
5 1 (0.94%) MSTest
5 1 (0.94%) NUnit
5 1 (0.94%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (0.94%) SonarQube
General
1 25 (23.58%) Games
2 2 (1.89%) Advertising
2 2 (1.89%) Finance
2 2 (1.89%) Local Government
3 1 (0.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 72 (67.92%) Developer
2 60 (56.60%) .NET Developer
3 35 (33.02%) C# Developer
4 30 (28.30%) C# .NET Developer
5 29 (27.36%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 13 (12.26%) Senior Developer
7 12 (11.32%) Analyst
8 11 (10.38%) ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (10.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (9.43%) Senior .NET Developer
10 9 (8.49%) Senior C# Developer
11 8 (7.55%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 8 (7.55%) SQL Developer
11 8 (7.55%) Support Analyst
12 5 (4.72%) SharePoint Support
12 5 (4.72%) Technical Analyst
13 4 (3.77%) Applications Support
13 4 (3.77%) Business Systems Analyst
13 4 (3.77%) Systems Support
13 4 (3.77%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (74.53%) .NET
2 68 (64.15%) ASP.NET
3 65 (61.32%) ASP.NET MVC
4 53 (50.00%) WCF
5 39 (36.79%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 32 (30.19%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 27 (25.47%) .NET Framework
8 25 (23.58%) HTML
8 25 (23.58%) Web Services
9 23 (21.70%) CSS
10 20 (18.87%) jQuery
11 13 (12.26%) HTML5
12 12 (11.32%) Ajax
12 12 (11.32%) AngularJS
13 10 (9.43%) ASP.NET Web API
14 7 (6.60%) Entity Framework
14 7 (6.60%) JSON
15 6 (5.66%) ADO.NET
15 6 (5.66%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 5 (4.72%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.26%) iPad
2 7 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.72%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.83%) Driving Licence
4 3 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.83%) Replication
5 1 (0.94%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.94%) EPoS
5 1 (0.94%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.94%) User Experience
5 1 (0.94%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 33 (31.13%) Windows
2 16 (15.09%) Windows Server
3 14 (13.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (11.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (4.72%) Linux
5 5 (4.72%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.89%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.94%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.94%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (64.15%) MVC
2 52 (49.06%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (27.36%) OO
3 29 (27.36%) TDD
4 25 (23.58%) BDD
4 25 (23.58%) CQRS
4 25 (23.58%) Domain-Driven Design
4 25 (23.58%) Web Application Development
5 20 (18.87%) Software Engineering
6 19 (17.92%) Scrum
7 11 (10.38%) Migration
8 8 (7.55%) ITIL
8 8 (7.55%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (6.60%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (6.60%) Service Delivery
9 7 (6.60%) Time Management
10 6 (5.66%) SDLC
11 5 (4.72%) Change Control
11 5 (4.72%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (4.72%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (66.98%) C#
2 52 (49.06%) SQL
3 27 (25.47%) T-SQL
4 26 (24.53%) JavaScript
5 5 (4.72%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.83%) VB
7 2 (1.89%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.94%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.94%) Ruby
8 1 (0.94%) VB6
8 1 (0.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (3.77%) Degree
2 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.89%) CCIP
3 2 (1.89%) CCNA
3 2 (1.89%) CCNP
3 2 (1.89%) CCSP
3 2 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.89%) MCP
3 2 (1.89%) MCSA
3 2 (1.89%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.49%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (6.60%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.72%) Terminal Services
3 4 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.89%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.94%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.94%) MOM
1 1 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 44 (41.51%) Microsoft
2 13 (12.26%) Oracle
3 5 (4.72%) VMware
4 4 (3.77%) Citrix
4 4 (3.77%) Sage
5 3 (2.83%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.89%) Cisco
6 2 (1.89%) OpenText
7 1 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.94%) Twitter
7 1 (0.94%) VeriFone
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