The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 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 over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 7 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 174 195 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 18.69% 17.18% 29.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 66.41% 67.71% 80.52%
Number of salaries quoted 157 168 354
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,350 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,700
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
SQL Server
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
262 288 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 28.14% 25.37% 36.64%
Number of salaries quoted 223 247 433
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire 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 Bedfordshire

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

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

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

SQL Server
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 within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 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
Luton -3 58 £51,250 +13.88% 11
Bedford +5 55 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Dunstable -3 14 £40,000 +1.26%
Leighton Buzzard +6 7 £42,500 -15.00%
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 243 (77.64%) .NET
2 228 (72.84%) C#
3 212 (67.73%) ASP.NET
4 189 (60.38%) MVC
5 182 (58.15%) Agile Software Development
6 177 (56.55%) ASP.NET MVC
7 143 (45.69%) Microsoft
8 135 (43.13%) SQL
9 132 (42.17%) JavaScript
10 114 (36.42%) HTML
11 107 (34.19%) jQuery
12 105 (33.55%) WCF
13 102 (32.59%) Windows
14 99 (31.63%) CSS
14 99 (31.63%) TDD
15 96 (30.67%) Web Services
16 88 (28.12%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 87 (27.80%) BDD
18 73 (23.32%) .NET Framework
19 72 (23.00%) SQL Server 2008
19 72 (23.00%) T-SQL
20 67 (21.41%) SQL Server 2014
20 67 (21.41%) ASP.NET Web API
21 66 (21.09%) SQL Server 2012
21 66 (21.09%) Git (software)
22 65 (20.77%) AngularJS
22 65 (20.77%) MS Excel
23 64 (20.45%) Scrum
24 62 (19.81%) Web Application Development
25 57 (18.21%) HTML5

SQL Server
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 39 (12.46%) IIS
2 38 (12.14%) Node.js
3 25 (7.99%) SharePoint
4 10 (3.19%) CMS
4 10 (3.19%) MS Exchange
5 7 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (2.24%) NServiceBus
5 7 (2.24%) Sitecore CMS
6 5 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (1.28%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.96%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.64%) DNN
9 2 (0.64%) Kentico
9 2 (0.64%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.64%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.32%) Apache
10 1 (0.32%) JBoss
10 1 (0.32%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 65 (20.77%) MS Excel
2 30 (9.58%) MS Office
3 2 (0.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.28%) Sage X3
2 3 (0.96%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.32%) Aareon QL
3 1 (0.32%) Academy Housing
3 1 (0.32%) arcHouse
3 1 (0.32%) MIS ActiveH
3 1 (0.32%) Northgate Housing
3 1 (0.32%) OPENHousing
3 1 (0.32%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 56 (17.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (11.18%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (4.15%) Office 365
4 12 (3.83%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (3.19%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (3.19%) Amazon S3
6 6 (1.92%) SaaS
7 2 (0.64%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 21 (6.71%) Internet
2 15 (4.79%) LDAP
3 7 (2.24%) Firewall
3 7 (2.24%) VLAN
4 6 (1.92%) Intranet
4 6 (1.92%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.28%) DNS
5 4 (1.28%) SSL
5 4 (1.28%) VoIP
6 3 (0.96%) VPN
7 2 (0.64%) DHCP
7 2 (0.64%) HTTP
7 2 (0.64%) VRRP
8 1 (0.32%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (23.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 67 (21.41%) SQL Server 2014
3 66 (21.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 39 (12.46%) NoSQL
5 31 (9.90%) Relational Database
6 27 (8.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 21 (6.71%) MySQL
8 20 (6.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 18 (5.75%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (1.92%) Crystal Reports
12 4 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
13 3 (0.96%) DB2
13 3 (0.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 3 (0.96%) SQL Server 2000
14 2 (0.64%) Oracle Database
14 2 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
14 2 (0.64%) Oracle Database 12c
14 2 (0.64%) RDBMS
14 2 (0.64%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 66 (21.09%) Git (software)
2 45 (14.38%) Visual Studio
3 35 (11.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 25 (7.99%) Rhino Mocks
5 23 (7.35%) Selenium
5 23 (7.35%) Subversion
6 22 (7.03%) NUnit
7 14 (4.47%) Cucumber
7 14 (4.47%) JIRA
8 11 (3.51%) TeamCity
9 8 (2.56%) SpecFlow
10 7 (2.24%) Jasmine
11 4 (1.28%) Bitbucket
11 4 (1.28%) Moq
11 4 (1.28%) Octopus Deploy
12 2 (0.64%) SonarQube
13 1 (0.32%) Artifactory
13 1 (0.32%) Jenkins
13 1 (0.32%) Maven
13 1 (0.32%) MSTest
General
1 38 (12.14%) Advertising
2 33 (10.54%) Games
3 32 (10.22%) Finance
4 29 (9.27%) Banking
5 15 (4.79%) Retail
6 4 (1.28%) Back Office
6 4 (1.28%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.28%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.64%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.32%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.32%) Automotive
8 1 (0.32%) Legal
Job Titles
1 229 (73.16%) Developer
2 184 (58.79%) .NET Developer
3 104 (33.23%) C# Developer
4 91 (29.07%) C# .NET Developer
5 68 (21.73%) ASP.NET Developer
5 68 (21.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 65 (20.77%) Senior Developer
7 64 (20.45%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 59 (18.85%) Senior .NET Developer
9 40 (12.78%) Senior C# Developer
10 36 (11.50%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 28 (8.95%) Lead .NET Developer
11 28 (8.95%) Lead Developer
12 25 (7.99%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
12 25 (7.99%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
13 21 (6.71%) Analyst
13 21 (6.71%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 20 (6.39%) Team Leader
15 18 (5.75%) .NET Team Leader
16 14 (4.47%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 243 (77.64%) .NET
2 212 (67.73%) ASP.NET
3 177 (56.55%) ASP.NET MVC
4 114 (36.42%) HTML
5 107 (34.19%) jQuery
6 105 (33.55%) WCF
7 99 (31.63%) CSS
8 96 (30.67%) Web Services
9 88 (28.12%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 73 (23.32%) .NET Framework
11 67 (21.41%) ASP.NET Web API
12 65 (20.77%) AngularJS
13 57 (18.21%) HTML5
14 49 (15.65%) Entity Framework
14 49 (15.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 46 (14.70%) RESTful
16 38 (12.14%) CSS3
17 34 (10.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 32 (10.22%) Code First Entity Framework
19 26 (8.31%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.31%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (5.11%) iPad
3 11 (3.51%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (2.88%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.92%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.60%) User Experience
8 4 (1.28%) EPoS
8 4 (1.28%) N-Tier
9 3 (0.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (0.96%) Replication
10 2 (0.64%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.64%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.64%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.64%) NHS
10 2 (0.64%) Wiki
11 1 (0.32%) Clustering
11 1 (0.32%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (0.32%) Life Science
11 1 (0.32%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 102 (32.59%) Windows
2 52 (16.61%) Windows Server
3 50 (15.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (5.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (3.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (2.24%) Linux
7 6 (1.92%) Unix
8 2 (0.64%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.64%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (60.38%) MVC
2 182 (58.15%) Agile Software Development
3 99 (31.63%) TDD
4 87 (27.80%) BDD
5 64 (20.45%) Scrum
6 62 (19.81%) Web Application Development
7 49 (15.65%) Mentoring
8 39 (12.46%) OO
9 38 (12.14%) Software Engineering
10 34 (10.86%) Web Development
11 32 (10.22%) SDLC
12 26 (8.31%) ITIL
13 23 (7.35%) E-Commerce
14 20 (6.39%) Business Intelligence
14 20 (6.39%) Kanban
15 19 (6.07%) SOLID
16 18 (5.75%) Project Management
17 15 (4.79%) CQRS
17 15 (4.79%) Domain-Driven Design
18 14 (4.47%) Scrum-ban
Programming Languages
1 228 (72.84%) C#
2 135 (43.13%) SQL
3 132 (42.17%) JavaScript
4 72 (23.00%) T-SQL
5 41 (13.10%) Ruby
6 26 (8.31%) Java
7 8 (2.56%) ABAP
7 8 (2.56%) PL/SQL
8 7 (2.24%) PowerShell
9 6 (1.92%) C++
9 6 (1.92%) VB.NET
10 5 (1.60%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.96%) VB
12 2 (0.64%) VB6
13 1 (0.32%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (7.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (5.11%) Degree
3 12 (3.83%) ITIL Certification
4 9 (2.88%) MCP
4 9 (2.88%) MCSA
4 9 (2.88%) MCSE
5 6 (1.92%) ISEB
5 6 (1.92%) SC Cleared
5 6 (1.92%) Security Cleared
5 6 (1.92%) VCP5
5 6 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (1.28%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.64%) CCA
7 2 (0.64%) CCIP
7 2 (0.64%) CCNA
7 2 (0.64%) CCNP
7 2 (0.64%) CCSP
7 2 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.64%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (0.64%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.56%) SLA
2 7 (2.24%) QA
3 2 (0.64%) HL7
4 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (7.35%) Active Directory
2 21 (6.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (5.43%) XenApp
4 10 (3.19%) XenDesktop
5 7 (2.24%) VMware ESX
5 7 (2.24%) vSphere
6 5 (1.60%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.64%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 12 (3.83%) SCCM
2 11 (3.51%) SCOM
3 3 (0.96%) MOM
4 1 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 143 (45.69%) Microsoft
2 33 (10.54%) Oracle
3 26 (8.31%) VMware
4 17 (5.43%) Citrix
5 15 (4.79%) Facebook
6 10 (3.19%) IBM
7 9 (2.88%) SAP
8 7 (2.24%) Intel
8 7 (2.24%) Sitecore
9 6 (1.92%) Adobe
9 6 (1.92%) Dell
9 6 (1.92%) Tableau
10 5 (1.60%) CA
10 5 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (1.28%) Sage
11 4 (1.28%) VeriFone
12 2 (0.64%) Ektron
12 2 (0.64%) EPiServer
12 2 (0.64%) hybris
12 2 (0.64%) Twitter
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