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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 56 69 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 26.79% 25.00% 37.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 82.35% 88.46% 90.55%
Number of salaries quoted 52 67 111
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 £23,100 £36,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,125 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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 78 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 32.54% 28.26% 41.23%
Number of salaries quoted 59 74 123
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £34,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 27 June 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Bedford

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 76 (75.25%) .NET
2 69 (68.32%) C#
3 66 (65.35%) ASP.NET
3 66 (65.35%) MVC
4 63 (62.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 52 (51.49%) Agile Software Development
6 51 (50.50%) WCF
7 48 (47.52%) SQL
8 43 (42.57%) Microsoft
9 38 (37.62%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 34 (33.66%) Windows
11 32 (31.68%) SQL Server 2012
12 31 (30.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 30 (29.70%) SQL Server 2008
14 29 (28.71%) MS Excel
15 28 (27.72%) HTML
15 28 (27.72%) JavaScript
16 27 (26.73%) OO
16 27 (26.73%) TDD
16 27 (26.73%) SQL Server 2014
17 26 (25.74%) .NET Framework
17 26 (25.74%) CSS
17 26 (25.74%) Internet
18 25 (24.75%) Web Services
18 25 (24.75%) BDD
19 24 (23.76%) jQuery
19 24 (23.76%) T-SQL
20 23 (22.77%) Visual Studio
20 23 (22.77%) Games
20 23 (22.77%) Domain-Driven Design

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 14 (13.86%) SharePoint
2 9 (8.91%) IIS
3 5 (4.95%) MS Exchange
4 4 (3.96%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.97%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.99%) LiveLink
Applications
1 29 (28.71%) MS Excel
2 14 (13.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.96%) Sage X3
2 1 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.99%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 20 (19.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.94%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (25.74%) Internet
2 6 (5.94%) TCP/IP
3 5 (4.95%) Firewall
4 4 (3.96%) DNS
4 4 (3.96%) SSL
5 3 (2.97%) VLAN
5 3 (2.97%) VPN
6 2 (1.98%) DHCP
6 2 (1.98%) VRRP
7 1 (0.99%) Intranet
7 1 (0.99%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.99%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (31.68%) SQL Server 2012
2 30 (29.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (26.73%) SQL Server 2014
4 18 (17.82%) Relational Database
5 14 (13.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (7.92%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (3.96%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (3.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.97%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.97%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (2.97%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (2.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (1.98%) MySQL
9 2 (1.98%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.99%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (22.77%) Visual Studio
2 20 (19.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (15.84%) Subversion
4 3 (2.97%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.98%) Moq
5 2 (1.98%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (1.98%) Selenium
6 1 (0.99%) MSTest
6 1 (0.99%) NUnit
6 1 (0.99%) SonarQube
General
1 23 (22.77%) Games
2 2 (1.98%) Finance
2 2 (1.98%) Local Government
3 1 (0.99%) Advertising
3 1 (0.99%) Retail
Job Titles
1 70 (69.31%) Developer
2 60 (59.41%) .NET Developer
3 36 (35.64%) C# Developer
4 32 (31.68%) C# .NET Developer
5 31 (30.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 16 (15.84%) Senior Developer
7 15 (14.85%) ASP.NET Developer
7 15 (14.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 14 (13.86%) Senior .NET Developer
9 13 (12.87%) Senior C# Developer
10 12 (11.88%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 11 (10.89%) Analyst
12 8 (7.92%) SQL Developer
13 7 (6.93%) Support Analyst
14 6 (5.94%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
14 6 (5.94%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
15 5 (4.95%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 5 (4.95%) Technical Analyst
16 4 (3.96%) Business Support Analyst
16 4 (3.96%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (75.25%) .NET
2 66 (65.35%) ASP.NET
3 63 (62.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 51 (50.50%) WCF
5 38 (37.62%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 31 (30.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 28 (27.72%) HTML
8 26 (25.74%) .NET Framework
8 26 (25.74%) CSS
9 25 (24.75%) Web Services
10 24 (23.76%) jQuery
11 15 (14.85%) HTML5
12 14 (13.86%) Ajax
13 12 (11.88%) ASP.NET Web API
14 11 (10.89%) AngularJS
15 8 (7.92%) Entity Framework
16 7 (6.93%) ADO.NET
16 7 (6.93%) JSON
17 6 (5.94%) ASP.NET MVC 3
18 5 (4.95%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.88%) iPad
2 6 (5.94%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.97%) Driving Licence
3 3 (2.97%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.97%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.97%) Replication
4 2 (1.98%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.99%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.99%) EPoS
5 1 (0.99%) User Experience
5 1 (0.99%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 34 (33.66%) Windows
2 15 (14.85%) Windows Server
3 13 (12.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (10.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (4.95%) Linux
5 5 (4.95%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.98%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.99%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.99%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.99%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (65.35%) MVC
2 52 (51.49%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (26.73%) OO
3 27 (26.73%) TDD
4 25 (24.75%) BDD
5 23 (22.77%) CQRS
5 23 (22.77%) Domain-Driven Design
5 23 (22.77%) Web Application Development
6 20 (19.80%) Software Engineering
7 19 (18.81%) Scrum
8 10 (9.90%) Migration
9 7 (6.93%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (6.93%) ITIL
9 7 (6.93%) SDLC
10 6 (5.94%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (5.94%) Service Delivery
10 6 (5.94%) Time Management
11 5 (4.95%) CRM
11 5 (4.95%) Data Migration
12 4 (3.96%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 69 (68.32%) C#
2 48 (47.52%) SQL
3 28 (27.72%) JavaScript
4 24 (23.76%) T-SQL
5 5 (4.95%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.97%) VB
7 2 (1.98%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.99%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.99%) Ruby
8 1 (0.99%) VB6
8 1 (0.99%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (3.96%) Degree
2 3 (2.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.98%) CCIP
3 2 (1.98%) CCNA
3 2 (1.98%) CCNP
3 2 (1.98%) CCSP
3 2 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.98%) MCP
3 2 (1.98%) MCSA
3 2 (1.98%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.92%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (6.93%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.95%) Terminal Services
3 4 (3.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.98%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.99%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.98%) MOM
2 1 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 43 (42.57%) Microsoft
2 13 (12.87%) Oracle
3 5 (4.95%) VMware
4 4 (3.96%) Citrix
4 4 (3.96%) Sage
5 2 (1.98%) Cisco
5 2 (1.98%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.99%) OpenText
6 1 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.99%) Twitter
6 1 (0.99%) VeriFone
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