The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 52 47 21
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -26
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 35 49 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.77% 4.48% 10.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.21% 15.71% 29.38%
Number of salaries quoted 35 48 110
Median salary £40,000 £43,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £34,700 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £63,250 £50,250
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.62%
SQL Server 2008
East of England

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 Bedfordshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
265 312 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 28.53% 28.55% 34.73%
Number of salaries quoted 232 276 378
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing SQL Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Bedfordshire region.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +7 18 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Dunstable -7 9 £40,000 -
Luton -11 1 £43,000 -7.02% 1
SQL Server 2008
East of England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 73 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 70 (95.89%) .NET
3 65 (89.04%) C#
3 65 (89.04%) ASP.NET
4 58 (79.45%) SQL
5 55 (75.34%) SQL Server 2012
6 54 (73.97%) Microsoft
7 51 (69.86%) HTML
7 51 (69.86%) JavaScript
7 51 (69.86%) jQuery
8 49 (67.12%) ASP.NET MVC
8 49 (67.12%) MVC
9 46 (63.01%) T-SQL
9 46 (63.01%) CSS
10 45 (61.64%) Web Services
11 40 (54.79%) Windows
12 36 (49.32%) Agile Software Development
13 35 (47.95%) Visual Studio
14 32 (43.84%) Windows Server 2008
14 32 (43.84%) Windows Server
15 30 (41.10%) CSS3
15 30 (41.10%) HTML5
16 29 (39.73%) Mentoring
17 28 (38.36%) IIS
18 26 (35.62%) AngularJS
18 26 (35.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 25 (34.25%) Finance
20 23 (31.51%) MS Excel
20 23 (31.51%) Banking
21 19 (26.03%) Subversion

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 28 (38.36%) IIS
Applications
1 23 (31.51%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.22%) MS Office
3 1 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.37%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.74%) DHCP
1 2 (2.74%) Firewall
1 2 (2.74%) Internet
1 2 (2.74%) Intranet
1 2 (2.74%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.37%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 55 (75.34%) SQL Server 2012
3 15 (20.55%) Relational Database
4 5 (6.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (6.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database
5 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.37%) Big Data
7 1 (1.37%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.37%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.37%) Impala
7 1 (1.37%) OLAP
7 1 (1.37%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.37%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 35 (47.95%) Visual Studio
2 19 (26.03%) Subversion
2 19 (26.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (6.85%) Git (software)
General
1 25 (34.25%) Finance
2 23 (31.51%) Banking
3 4 (5.48%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.37%) Automotive
4 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 65 (89.04%) Developer
2 60 (82.19%) .NET Developer
3 34 (46.58%) C# Developer
4 32 (43.84%) Senior .NET Developer
4 32 (43.84%) Senior Developer
5 30 (41.10%) C# .NET Developer
6 22 (30.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 17 (23.29%) ASP.NET Developer
7 17 (23.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (16.44%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 12 (16.44%) Senior C# Developer
9 7 (9.59%) IT Support
9 7 (9.59%) Lead .NET Developer
9 7 (9.59%) Lead Developer
10 5 (6.85%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (6.85%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 5 (6.85%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (5.48%) HTML Developer
11 4 (5.48%) SQL Developer
11 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (95.89%) .NET
2 65 (89.04%) ASP.NET
3 51 (69.86%) HTML
3 51 (69.86%) jQuery
4 49 (67.12%) ASP.NET MVC
5 46 (63.01%) CSS
6 45 (61.64%) Web Services
7 30 (41.10%) CSS3
7 30 (41.10%) HTML5
8 26 (35.62%) AngularJS
8 26 (35.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 19 (26.03%) .NET Framework
10 14 (19.18%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 14 (19.18%) WCF
11 5 (6.85%) EDI
11 5 (6.85%) JSON
11 5 (6.85%) XML
12 4 (5.48%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 4 (5.48%) Kendo UI
13 2 (2.74%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.85%) iPad
2 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.37%) Clustering
2 1 (1.37%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 40 (54.79%) Windows
2 32 (43.84%) Windows Server
2 32 (43.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (6.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (4.11%) Linux
5 2 (2.74%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (67.12%) MVC
2 36 (49.32%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (39.73%) Mentoring
4 19 (26.03%) Software Engineering
5 9 (12.33%) Scrum
6 6 (8.22%) Migration
7 5 (6.85%) BDD
7 5 (6.85%) Data Migration
7 5 (6.85%) Pair Programming
7 5 (6.85%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (6.85%) Web Design
8 4 (5.48%) SDLC
8 4 (5.48%) Web Development
9 3 (4.11%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (4.11%) Service Delivery
10 2 (2.74%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (2.74%) Coaching
10 2 (2.74%) Resource Management
10 2 (2.74%) Time Management
10 2 (2.74%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 65 (89.04%) C#
2 58 (79.45%) SQL
3 51 (69.86%) JavaScript
4 46 (63.01%) T-SQL
5 9 (12.33%) VB.NET
6 5 (6.85%) VB
6 5 (6.85%) VB6
7 4 (5.48%) Java
8 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (1.37%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.74%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.74%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) Oozie
1 1 (1.37%) SCOM
Vendors
1 54 (73.97%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.48%) Oracle
2 4 (5.48%) Telerik
3 3 (4.11%) VMware
4 2 (2.74%) SAP
5 1 (1.37%) Avaya
5 1 (1.37%) Dell
5 1 (1.37%) HP
5 1 (1.37%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.37%) Red Hat
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