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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 9 5 1
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 139 236 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 17.18% 22.24% 24.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 62.90% 71.30% 77.32%
Number of salaries quoted 125 223 258
Median salary £45,000 £47,375 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.01% +5.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
221 331 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 27.32% 31.20% 31.74%
Number of salaries quoted 191 297 334
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 -5 49 £45,000 -5.26% 4
Luton -3 39 £50,000 +11.11% 11
Leighton Buzzard -4 3 £50,000 +11.11% 2
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 220 (70.51%) .NET
2 197 (63.14%) C#
3 183 (58.65%) ASP.NET
4 169 (54.17%) MVC
5 163 (52.24%) ASP.NET MVC
6 157 (50.32%) Agile Software Development
7 153 (49.04%) SQL
8 148 (47.44%) Microsoft
9 110 (35.26%) JavaScript
10 102 (32.69%) WCF
11 101 (32.37%) Web Services
12 96 (30.77%) HTML
13 88 (28.21%) jQuery
14 83 (26.60%) Windows
15 77 (24.68%) CSS
16 73 (23.40%) T-SQL
16 73 (23.40%) Scrum
17 69 (22.12%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 68 (21.79%) SQL Server 2012
19 67 (21.47%) .NET Framework
19 67 (21.47%) TDD
20 63 (20.19%) Microsoft Azure
21 62 (19.87%) SQL Server 2008
21 62 (19.87%) BDD
22 60 (19.23%) MS Excel
23 58 (18.59%) AngularJS
24 54 (17.31%) ASP.NET Web API
24 54 (17.31%) Team Foundation Server
25 48 (15.38%) Web Development
26 47 (15.06%) ASP.NET MVC 4

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 29 (9.29%) IIS
2 28 (8.97%) SharePoint
3 12 (3.85%) CMS
4 9 (2.88%) NServiceBus
4 9 (2.88%) Sitecore CMS
5 8 (2.56%) MS Exchange
6 6 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.96%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (0.96%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.96%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.64%) Apache
8 2 (0.64%) DNN
8 2 (0.64%) Kentico
8 2 (0.64%) LiveLink
8 2 (0.64%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.32%) Gentran
9 1 (0.32%) JBoss
9 1 (0.32%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.32%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 60 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 34 (10.90%) MS Office
3 3 (0.96%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.28%) Sage X3
1 4 (1.28%) SAP CRM
2 2 (0.64%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 63 (20.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (8.01%) Office 365
4 20 (6.41%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
5 12 (3.85%) Amazon S3
6 8 (2.56%) Mimecast
7 3 (0.96%) PaaS
8 2 (0.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (9.94%) Internet
2 14 (4.49%) LDAP
3 13 (4.17%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.92%) VLAN
5 5 (1.60%) Firewall
6 4 (1.28%) DNS
6 4 (1.28%) Intranet
6 4 (1.28%) SSL
6 4 (1.28%) VoIP
7 3 (0.96%) VPN
8 2 (0.64%) DHCP
8 2 (0.64%) VRRP
9 1 (0.32%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (21.79%) SQL Server 2012
2 62 (19.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 43 (13.78%) SQL Server 2014
4 42 (13.46%) Relational Database
5 36 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 27 (8.65%) MySQL
7 24 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
8 22 (7.05%) NoSQL
9 15 (4.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 14 (4.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
11 8 (2.56%) SQL Server 2000
12 7 (2.24%) BusinessObjects
13 6 (1.92%) QlikView
14 5 (1.60%) Azure SQL Database
14 5 (1.60%) Oracle Database
14 5 (1.60%) Oracle Database 11g
14 5 (1.60%) Oracle Database 12c
15 4 (1.28%) OLAP
16 3 (0.96%) DB2
Development Applications
1 54 (17.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 47 (15.06%) Visual Studio
3 46 (14.74%) Git (software)
3 46 (14.74%) Subversion
4 20 (6.41%) TeamCity
5 18 (5.77%) JIRA
6 17 (5.45%) SpecFlow
7 12 (3.85%) NUnit
7 12 (3.85%) Rhino Mocks
8 9 (2.88%) Jasmine
9 8 (2.56%) HP UFT
9 8 (2.56%) Selenium
10 2 (0.64%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.64%) SonarQube
11 1 (0.32%) Artifactory
11 1 (0.32%) Axure RP
11 1 (0.32%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.32%) Maven
11 1 (0.32%) Moq
11 1 (0.32%) MSTest
General
1 36 (11.54%) Games
2 33 (10.58%) Finance
3 22 (7.05%) Banking
4 18 (5.77%) Advertising
5 13 (4.17%) Retail
6 4 (1.28%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.64%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.64%) Local Government
7 2 (0.64%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.32%) Legal
8 1 (0.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 212 (67.95%) Developer
2 142 (45.51%) .NET Developer
3 86 (27.56%) C# Developer
4 64 (20.51%) C# .NET Developer
5 58 (18.59%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 53 (16.99%) Senior Developer
7 45 (14.42%) Senior .NET Developer
8 35 (11.22%) ASP.NET Developer
8 35 (11.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 31 (9.94%) Analyst
10 28 (8.97%) Senior C# Developer
11 24 (7.69%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 20 (6.41%) Web Developer
13 18 (5.77%) Lead .NET Developer
13 18 (5.77%) Lead Developer
14 15 (4.81%) Support Analyst
15 14 (4.49%) Applications Support
16 13 (4.17%) .NET Web Developer
17 12 (3.85%) Citrix Specialist
18 11 (3.53%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 220 (70.51%) .NET
2 183 (58.65%) ASP.NET
3 163 (52.24%) ASP.NET MVC
4 102 (32.69%) WCF
5 101 (32.37%) Web Services
6 96 (30.77%) HTML
7 88 (28.21%) jQuery
8 77 (24.68%) CSS
9 69 (22.12%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 67 (21.47%) .NET Framework
11 58 (18.59%) AngularJS
12 54 (17.31%) ASP.NET Web API
13 47 (15.06%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 38 (12.18%) HTML5
15 31 (9.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 30 (9.62%) Entity Framework
17 29 (9.29%) Ajax
18 25 (8.01%) REST
19 24 (7.69%) CSS3
19 24 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.33%) iPad
2 21 (6.73%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (5.77%) Virtual Team
4 12 (3.85%) Mobile App
5 11 (3.53%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.56%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.92%) Data Integration
7 6 (1.92%) User Experience
8 4 (1.28%) EPoS
9 3 (0.96%) Driving Licence
9 3 (0.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (0.96%) Mathematics
9 3 (0.96%) Replication
10 2 (0.64%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.64%) Life Science
10 2 (0.64%) Wiki
11 1 (0.32%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 83 (26.60%) Windows
2 45 (14.42%) Windows Server
3 38 (12.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (2.24%) Linux
6 6 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.28%) Unix
8 2 (0.64%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.32%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.32%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (54.17%) MVC
2 157 (50.32%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (23.40%) Scrum
4 67 (21.47%) TDD
5 62 (19.87%) BDD
6 48 (15.38%) Web Development
7 39 (12.50%) E-Commerce
7 39 (12.50%) Web Application Development
8 38 (12.18%) OO
9 37 (11.86%) SDLC
10 36 (11.54%) Software Engineering
11 31 (9.94%) Mentoring
12 27 (8.65%) Project Management
13 25 (8.01%) CQRS
13 25 (8.01%) Domain-Driven Design
14 23 (7.37%) ITIL
15 22 (7.05%) Business Intelligence
16 19 (6.09%) SOLID
17 16 (5.13%) CRM
17 16 (5.13%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 197 (63.14%) C#
2 153 (49.04%) SQL
3 110 (35.26%) JavaScript
4 73 (23.40%) T-SQL
5 30 (9.62%) Ruby
6 18 (5.77%) Java
7 13 (4.17%) VB
8 11 (3.53%) ABAP
9 10 (3.21%) VB.NET
10 9 (2.88%) PL/SQL
11 7 (2.24%) C
12 6 (1.92%) VB6
12 6 (1.92%) VBA
13 5 (1.60%) PowerShell
14 3 (0.96%) C++
15 2 (0.64%) Shell Script
16 1 (0.32%) PHP
16 1 (0.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (6.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (5.45%) Degree
3 12 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (1.28%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.28%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.64%) CCIP
5 2 (0.64%) CCNA
5 2 (0.64%) CCNP
5 2 (0.64%) CCSP
5 2 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.64%) ISEB
5 2 (0.64%) MCP
5 2 (0.64%) MCSA
5 2 (0.64%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.49%) SLA
2 10 (3.21%) QA
System Software
1 27 (8.65%) Active Directory
2 18 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (3.85%) XenApp
3 12 (3.85%) XenDesktop
4 5 (1.60%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.64%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.32%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 20 (6.41%) SCCM
2 12 (3.85%) SCOM
3 8 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.96%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (0.96%) WSUS
5 1 (0.32%) MOM
5 1 (0.32%) Oozie
5 1 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 148 (47.44%) Microsoft
2 46 (14.74%) Oracle
3 19 (6.09%) VMware
4 17 (5.45%) Citrix
5 12 (3.85%) SAP
6 9 (2.88%) Sitecore
6 9 (2.88%) Tableau
7 8 (2.56%) HP
8 7 (2.24%) Adobe
8 7 (2.24%) IBM
9 6 (1.92%) Xamarin
10 5 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (1.60%) Telerik
11 4 (1.28%) Sage
11 4 (1.28%) VeriFone
12 3 (0.96%) Cognos
12 3 (0.96%) Intel Security
13 2 (0.64%) CA
13 2 (0.64%) Cisco
13 2 (0.64%) Dell
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