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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 11 7 3
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 105 160 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 15.40% 17.62% 25.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 57.07% 67.80% 75.77%
Number of salaries quoted 97 149 260
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £33,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £59,750
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
184 236 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 26.98% 25.99% 33.11%
Number of salaries quoted 158 202 342
Median salary £49,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +2 50 £53,750 +13.15% 14
Bedford -13 22 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Leighton Buzzard +2 1 £50,000 -
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 167 (63.74%) .NET
2 155 (59.16%) C#
3 139 (53.05%) ASP.NET
4 128 (48.85%) MVC
5 125 (47.71%) ASP.NET MVC
6 124 (47.33%) Agile Software Development
7 116 (44.27%) SQL
8 110 (41.98%) Microsoft
9 80 (30.53%) JavaScript
9 80 (30.53%) Web Services
10 75 (28.63%) HTML
11 72 (27.48%) WCF
12 66 (25.19%) jQuery
12 66 (25.19%) Scrum
13 57 (21.76%) CSS
14 53 (20.23%) Team Foundation Server
15 51 (19.47%) .NET Framework
16 50 (19.08%) Web Development
16 50 (19.08%) BDD
16 50 (19.08%) T-SQL
17 47 (17.94%) Windows
18 46 (17.56%) SQL Server 2008
19 45 (17.18%) Microsoft Azure
19 45 (17.18%) ASP.NET Web API
19 45 (17.18%) MS Excel
20 44 (16.79%) Visual Studio
20 44 (16.79%) TDD
20 44 (16.79%) SQL Server 2012
20 44 (16.79%) AngularJS
21 41 (15.65%) Subversion

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 20 (7.63%) SharePoint
2 10 (3.82%) IIS
3 6 (2.29%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (2.29%) Tomcat
4 5 (1.91%) Apache
4 5 (1.91%) CMS
4 5 (1.91%) MS Exchange
4 5 (1.91%) NServiceBus
5 4 (1.53%) JBoss
5 4 (1.53%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (1.15%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.76%) LiveLink
8 1 (0.38%) Gentran
8 1 (0.38%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.38%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 45 (17.18%) MS Excel
2 22 (8.40%) MS Office
3 1 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (2.67%) SAP CRM
2 2 (0.76%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 45 (17.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (13.74%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (8.40%) Office 365
4 15 (5.73%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (3.05%) Mimecast
6 7 (2.67%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (2.67%) Amazon S3
7 5 (1.91%) PaaS
8 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.25%) Internet
2 9 (3.44%) LDAP
3 7 (2.67%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.76%) Firewall
4 2 (0.76%) Network Security
4 2 (0.76%) SAN
4 2 (0.76%) WAN
5 1 (0.38%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (17.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 44 (16.79%) SQL Server 2012
3 36 (13.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 35 (13.36%) Relational Database
5 27 (10.31%) MySQL
6 25 (9.54%) SQL Server 2014
7 22 (8.40%) Data Warehouse
8 19 (7.25%) NoSQL
9 16 (6.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (3.82%) SQL Server 2000
10 10 (3.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (2.67%) QlikView
12 4 (1.53%) Azure SQL Database
12 4 (1.53%) OLAP
13 3 (1.15%) BusinessObjects
13 3 (1.15%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (1.15%) OLAP Cube
13 3 (1.15%) Oracle Database
13 3 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (1.15%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 53 (20.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 44 (16.79%) Visual Studio
3 41 (15.65%) Subversion
4 31 (11.83%) Git (software)
5 22 (8.40%) TeamCity
6 20 (7.63%) JIRA
6 20 (7.63%) SpecFlow
7 12 (4.58%) HP UFT
8 9 (3.44%) NUnit
9 6 (2.29%) Selenium
10 5 (1.91%) Jasmine
10 5 (1.91%) Rhino Mocks
11 1 (0.38%) Artifactory
11 1 (0.38%) Axure RP
11 1 (0.38%) FinalBuilder
11 1 (0.38%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.38%) MSTest
11 1 (0.38%) NSubstitute
11 1 (0.38%) SonarQube
11 1 (0.38%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 23 (8.78%) Games
2 20 (7.63%) Finance
3 9 (3.44%) Advertising
4 7 (2.67%) Banking
5 6 (2.29%) Retail
6 2 (0.76%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.76%) Local Government
6 2 (0.76%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 154 (58.78%) Developer
2 96 (36.64%) .NET Developer
3 72 (27.48%) C# Developer
4 54 (20.61%) C# .NET Developer
5 43 (16.41%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 29 (11.07%) Senior Developer
7 26 (9.92%) Analyst
8 24 (9.16%) Senior .NET Developer
9 22 (8.40%) Web Developer
10 21 (8.02%) Applications Support
11 20 (7.63%) ASP.NET Developer
11 20 (7.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 20 (7.63%) Senior C# Developer
12 17 (6.49%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 15 (5.73%) Tester
14 14 (5.34%) Architect
15 13 (4.96%) .NET Web Developer
15 13 (4.96%) Automation Tester
16 12 (4.58%) Support Analyst
17 11 (4.20%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (63.74%) .NET
2 139 (53.05%) ASP.NET
3 125 (47.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 80 (30.53%) Web Services
5 75 (28.63%) HTML
6 72 (27.48%) WCF
7 66 (25.19%) jQuery
8 57 (21.76%) CSS
9 51 (19.47%) .NET Framework
10 45 (17.18%) ASP.NET Web API
11 44 (16.79%) AngularJS
12 39 (14.89%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 38 (14.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 25 (9.54%) Ajax
14 25 (9.54%) Entity Framework
15 21 (8.02%) REST
15 21 (8.02%) XML
16 19 (7.25%) HTML5
16 19 (7.25%) RESTful
17 13 (4.96%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.16%) iPad
2 20 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (7.63%) Mobile App
3 11 (4.20%) Management Information System
4 9 (3.44%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.29%) Data Integration
5 6 (2.29%) Linked Data
6 5 (1.91%) Virtual Team
7 3 (1.15%) Clustering
7 3 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.15%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.15%) Replication
7 3 (1.15%) User Experience
8 2 (0.76%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.76%) Life Science
8 2 (0.76%) Wiki
9 1 (0.38%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 47 (17.94%) Windows
2 26 (9.92%) Windows Server
3 15 (5.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (3.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (3.05%) Linux
6 5 (1.91%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.53%) Unix
8 1 (0.38%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.38%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (48.85%) MVC
2 124 (47.33%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (25.19%) Scrum
4 50 (19.08%) BDD
4 50 (19.08%) Web Development
5 44 (16.79%) TDD
6 37 (14.12%) E-Commerce
7 33 (12.60%) SDLC
7 33 (12.60%) Software Engineering
8 26 (9.92%) Project Management
9 24 (9.16%) OO
10 22 (8.40%) Web Application Development
11 21 (8.02%) Mentoring
12 20 (7.63%) Software Delivery
13 19 (7.25%) Domain-Driven Design
14 18 (6.87%) CQRS
14 18 (6.87%) Unit Testing
15 16 (6.11%) Coaching
15 16 (6.11%) ITIL
15 16 (6.11%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 155 (59.16%) C#
2 116 (44.27%) SQL
3 80 (30.53%) JavaScript
4 50 (19.08%) T-SQL
5 22 (8.40%) Java
6 21 (8.02%) Ruby
7 13 (4.96%) VB
8 11 (4.20%) ABAP
8 11 (4.20%) C
9 9 (3.44%) VB.NET
10 8 (3.05%) PL/SQL
10 8 (3.05%) PowerShell
11 7 (2.67%) VBA
12 5 (1.91%) VB6
13 4 (1.53%) C++
14 3 (1.15%) VBScript
15 2 (0.76%) Shell Script
16 1 (0.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (7.25%) Degree
2 11 (4.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (1.15%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.20%) SLA
2 10 (3.82%) QA
System Software
1 22 (8.40%) Active Directory
2 11 (4.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.44%) XenApp
4 7 (2.67%) XenDesktop
5 6 (2.29%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (0.76%) Docker
6 2 (0.76%) vSphere
7 1 (0.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 17 (6.49%) SCCM
2 12 (4.58%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (2.67%) SCOM
4 3 (1.15%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (1.15%) WSUS
5 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (0.76%) Simpana
6 1 (0.38%) logstash
6 1 (0.38%) Oozie
Vendors
1 110 (41.98%) Microsoft
2 38 (14.50%) Oracle
3 14 (5.34%) Citrix
3 14 (5.34%) HP
4 12 (4.58%) SAP
5 11 (4.20%) VMware
6 9 (3.44%) Xamarin
7 8 (3.05%) Tableau
8 5 (1.91%) Adobe
8 5 (1.91%) IBM
8 5 (1.91%) Intel Security
8 5 (1.91%) Telerik
9 4 (1.53%) CA
9 4 (1.53%) Sitecore
10 3 (1.15%) Cognos
10 3 (1.15%) hybris
11 2 (0.76%) Cisco
11 2 (0.76%) CommVault
11 2 (0.76%) Dell
11 2 (0.76%) Laserfiche
Bedford
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Luton
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bedford
Volt
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits inc pension & share optio
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Juice Resource Solutions Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Juice Resource Solutions Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Luton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 10-20% bonus and benefits package
Posted: 10 days ago
Luton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 22 days ago
Sandy, Bedfordshire
RSPB
Salary: From £29,507 to £34,425 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Luton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Bedfordshire
Noa Recruitment
Salary: £32000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Tui (Ip) Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 21 days ago
Luton
Williams Lea Tag
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago