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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 51 32 32
Rank change year-on-year
-19 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 33 55 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.28% 5.48% 7.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 17.55% 23.21% 19.25%
Number of salaries quoted 21 55 71
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -8.23%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
188 237 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 24.38% 23.63% 39.02%
Number of salaries quoted 168 212 365
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton 0 9 £45,000 +4.04%
Dunstable -4 9 £45,000 +15.38% 1
Bedford -5 8 £45,000 - 2
SQL Server 2008
East of England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing SQL Server 2008 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 2008.

1 58 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 52 (89.66%) C#
2 52 (89.66%) ASP.NET
2 52 (89.66%) .NET
3 50 (86.21%) jQuery
4 41 (70.69%) JavaScript
5 40 (68.97%) MVC
6 39 (67.24%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (65.52%) HTML
8 37 (63.79%) CSS
9 36 (62.07%) ASP.NET MVC
10 35 (60.34%) SQL Server 2012
11 32 (55.17%) Microsoft
12 28 (48.28%) Visual Studio
13 27 (46.55%) Windows
14 26 (44.83%) MS Excel
15 25 (43.10%) Mentoring
16 21 (36.21%) Git (software)
16 21 (36.21%) SQL
17 17 (29.31%) HTML5
17 17 (29.31%) CSS3
18 16 (27.59%) AngularJS
18 16 (27.59%) T-SQL
19 15 (25.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 15 (25.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 14 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
20 14 (24.14%) Software Engineering
20 14 (24.14%) IIS
20 14 (24.14%) Windows Server
21 13 (22.41%) Web Services

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing SQL Server 2008 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 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (24.14%) IIS
2 3 (5.17%) Node.js
3 2 (3.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 26 (44.83%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) Intranet
2 1 (1.72%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 35 (60.34%) SQL Server 2012
3 15 (25.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (25.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (10.34%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (8.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 28 (48.28%) Visual Studio
2 21 (36.21%) Git (software)
3 11 (18.97%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (17.24%) Bitbucket
4 10 (17.24%) JIRA
4 10 (17.24%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 10 (17.24%) Back Office
1 10 (17.24%) Banking
1 10 (17.24%) Finance
2 1 (1.72%) Automotive
2 1 (1.72%) French Language
2 1 (1.72%) German Language
2 1 (1.72%) Hindi Language
2 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.72%) Retail
2 1 (1.72%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (89.66%) Developer
2 50 (86.21%) .NET Developer
3 36 (62.07%) C# .NET Developer
3 36 (62.07%) C# Developer
4 26 (44.83%) ASP.NET Developer
4 26 (44.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 19 (32.76%) Senior .NET Developer
5 19 (32.76%) Senior Developer
6 11 (18.97%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 11 (18.97%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (18.97%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 11 (18.97%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 11 (18.97%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (18.97%) Senior C# Developer
7 7 (12.07%) IT Support
8 5 (8.62%) DBA
8 5 (8.62%) Lead .NET Developer
8 5 (8.62%) Lead Developer
8 5 (8.62%) SQL DBA
8 5 (8.62%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (89.66%) .NET
1 52 (89.66%) ASP.NET
2 50 (86.21%) jQuery
3 38 (65.52%) HTML
4 37 (63.79%) CSS
5 36 (62.07%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (29.31%) CSS3
6 17 (29.31%) HTML5
7 16 (27.59%) AngularJS
8 13 (22.41%) Web Services
9 12 (20.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 11 (18.97%) .NET Framework
10 11 (18.97%) Entity Framework
11 10 (17.24%) Ajax
11 10 (17.24%) LINQ
11 10 (17.24%) WPF
12 3 (5.17%) Backbone.js
12 3 (5.17%) Kendo UI
12 3 (5.17%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) Clustering
2 3 (5.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 27 (46.55%) Windows
2 14 (24.14%) Windows Server
2 14 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.72%) Linux
3 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (68.97%) MVC
2 39 (67.24%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (43.10%) Mentoring
4 14 (24.14%) Software Engineering
5 13 (22.41%) TDD
6 12 (20.69%) BDD
7 11 (18.97%) Pair Programming
8 6 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (8.62%) Configuration Management
9 5 (8.62%) ITIL
9 5 (8.62%) Unit Testing
10 4 (6.90%) SDLC
10 4 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (5.17%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (5.17%) OO
11 3 (5.17%) Web Development
12 2 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
12 2 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
13 1 (1.72%) Scrum
13 1 (1.72%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 52 (89.66%) C#
2 41 (70.69%) JavaScript
3 21 (36.21%) SQL
4 16 (27.59%) T-SQL
5 5 (8.62%) PowerShell
6 4 (6.90%) Java
6 4 (6.90%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (5.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) SCOM
Vendors
1 32 (55.17%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.72%) Avaya
2 1 (1.72%) Dell
2 1 (1.72%) HP
2 1 (1.72%) Red Hat
2 1 (1.72%) SAP
2 1 (1.72%) VMware
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