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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 2 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 96 96 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 33.10% 34.41% 32.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 88.89% 94.12% 81.25%
Number of salaries quoted 93 91 90
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £24,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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
108 102 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 37.24% 36.56% 39.72%
Number of salaries quoted 96 97 111
Average salary £38,500 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.44% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 31 July 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Bedford

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 101 (71.13%) .NET
2 97 (68.31%) C#
3 92 (64.79%) ASP.NET
4 70 (49.30%) JavaScript
5 69 (48.59%) MVC
6 66 (46.48%) Microsoft
7 63 (44.37%) HTML
8 62 (43.66%) jQuery
9 61 (42.96%) ASP.NET MVC
9 61 (42.96%) Windows
9 61 (42.96%) Agile Software Development
10 56 (39.44%) CSS
11 55 (38.73%) SQL
12 42 (29.58%) .NET Framework
13 40 (28.17%) Visual Studio
14 38 (26.76%) MS Excel
14 38 (26.76%) SQL Server 2008
15 37 (26.06%) Entity Framework
16 36 (25.35%) Scrum
16 36 (25.35%) TDD
17 34 (23.94%) WCF
18 29 (20.42%) Windows Server 2008
19 28 (19.72%) SQL Server 2012
19 28 (19.72%) VMware
19 28 (19.72%) Active Directory
19 28 (19.72%) Citrix
19 28 (19.72%) Windows Server 2003
20 27 (19.01%) T-SQL
20 27 (19.01%) vSphere
20 27 (19.01%) XenApp

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 26 (18.31%) SharePoint
1 26 (18.31%) MS Exchange
2 25 (17.61%) Exchange Server 2003
2 25 (17.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (16.20%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (7.75%) Node.js
5 8 (5.63%) CMS
6 5 (3.52%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (2.82%) LiveLink
8 2 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.41%) IIS
Applications
1 38 (26.76%) MS Excel
2 12 (8.45%) MS Office
3 2 (1.41%) MS Project
3 2 (1.41%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 20 (14.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (9.15%) Office 365
3 5 (3.52%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (3.52%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.04%) Network Security
2 3 (2.11%) Firewall
2 3 (2.11%) LAN
3 2 (1.41%) WAN
3 2 (1.41%) SMTP
3 2 (1.41%) DHCP
3 2 (1.41%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.41%) SSL
3 2 (1.41%) SAN
3 2 (1.41%) Internet
3 2 (1.41%) MPLS
3 2 (1.41%) VLAN
3 2 (1.41%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (26.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 28 (19.72%) SQL Server 2012
3 19 (13.38%) Relational Database
4 9 (6.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (5.63%) Crystal Reports
5 8 (5.63%) NoSQL
6 6 (4.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.82%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (2.11%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.11%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (2.11%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (1.41%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 40 (28.17%) Visual Studio
2 20 (14.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (11.27%) Git (software)
4 12 (8.45%) Moq
5 11 (7.75%) Rhino Mocks
6 7 (4.93%) Subversion
7 5 (3.52%) JIRA
7 5 (3.52%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (3.52%) Bitbucket
8 4 (2.82%) NUnit
8 4 (2.82%) MSTest
9 3 (2.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (1.41%) Selenium
10 2 (1.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.70%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (5.63%) Advertising
2 5 (3.52%) Back Office
3 2 (1.41%) Retail
4 1 (0.70%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 97 (68.31%) Developer
2 48 (33.80%) .NET Developer
2 48 (33.80%) C# Developer
3 44 (30.99%) C# .NET Developer
4 35 (24.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 24 (16.90%) Senior Developer
6 20 (14.08%) Consultant
7 18 (12.68%) ASP.NET Developer
8 15 (10.56%) Senior C# Developer
9 12 (8.45%) Team Leader
10 10 (7.04%) Virtualisation Consultant
11 9 (6.34%) Senior .NET Developer
11 9 (6.34%) SharePoint Developer
12 8 (5.63%) Applications Developer
12 8 (5.63%) Software Developer
13 7 (4.93%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
14 5 (3.52%) Technical Consultant
15 4 (2.82%) Junior Developer
15 4 (2.82%) Technical Team Leader
15 4 (2.82%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (71.13%) .NET
2 92 (64.79%) ASP.NET
3 63 (44.37%) HTML
4 62 (43.66%) jQuery
5 61 (42.96%) ASP.NET MVC
6 56 (39.44%) CSS
7 42 (29.58%) .NET Framework
8 37 (26.06%) Entity Framework
9 34 (23.94%) WCF
10 27 (19.01%) LINQ
11 24 (16.90%) WPF
12 22 (15.49%) Ajax
12 22 (15.49%) ASP.NET Web API
13 21 (14.79%) Web Services
14 18 (12.68%) WinForms
14 18 (12.68%) AngularJS
14 18 (12.68%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 17 (11.97%) Silverlight
16 13 (9.15%) HTML5
17 12 (8.45%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.15%) N-Tier
2 9 (6.34%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.63%) Data Centre
3 8 (5.63%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (4.93%) Management Information System
4 7 (4.93%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.11%) GIS
6 2 (1.41%) Tandem
6 2 (1.41%) Wiki
6 2 (1.41%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.70%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.70%) CMDB
7 1 (0.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 61 (42.96%) Windows
2 29 (20.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (19.72%) Windows Server 2003
4 26 (18.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.41%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.41%) UNIX
5 2 (1.41%) Linux
5 2 (1.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (48.59%) MVC
2 61 (42.96%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (25.35%) TDD
3 36 (25.35%) Scrum
4 24 (16.90%) ITIL
5 22 (15.49%) Disaster Recovery
6 21 (14.79%) Server Building
7 20 (14.08%) Software Engineering
8 19 (13.38%) OO
8 19 (13.38%) OOD
9 15 (10.56%) Web Development
9 15 (10.56%) Multithreading
10 10 (7.04%) Web Application Development
10 10 (7.04%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (6.34%) BDD
12 7 (4.93%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (4.93%) Mentoring
12 7 (4.93%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (4.23%) Service Delivery
13 6 (4.23%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 97 (68.31%) C#
2 70 (49.30%) JavaScript
3 55 (38.73%) SQL
4 27 (19.01%) T-SQL
5 9 (6.34%) VB.NET
6 8 (5.63%) Ruby
7 4 (2.82%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.70%) VB6
8 1 (0.70%) C++
8 1 (0.70%) Java
8 1 (0.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (18.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (17.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 25 (17.61%) MCSE
3 23 (16.20%) MCSA
4 22 (15.49%) VCP5
5 21 (14.79%) MCP
6 8 (5.63%) Degree
7 2 (1.41%) VCP4
7 2 (1.41%) ISEB
8 1 (0.70%) MCTS
8 1 (0.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.11%) QA
2 1 (0.70%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (19.72%) Active Directory
2 27 (19.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (19.01%) XenApp
2 27 (19.01%) vSphere
3 25 (17.61%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.70%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (6.34%) MOM
Vendors
1 66 (46.48%) Microsoft
2 28 (19.72%) Citrix
2 28 (19.72%) VMware
3 24 (16.90%) Intel
4 10 (7.04%) Nintex
5 9 (6.34%) Oracle
6 8 (5.63%) Facebook
7 4 (2.82%) OpenText
7 4 (2.82%) LANDesk
8 1 (0.70%) FalconStor
8 1 (0.70%) HP
8 1 (0.70%) Telerik
8 1 (0.70%) CommVault
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