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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 4 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 285 219 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 24.55% 23.05% 18.83%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 76.82% 64.99% 54.67%
Number of salaries quoted 252 213 167
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £63,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
371 337 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 31.96% 35.47% 34.44%
Number of salaries quoted 324 324 303
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £77,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 September 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
Bedford -3 98 £45,000 - 5
Luton +3 97 £40,000 -5.88% 7
Dunstable +4 13 £37,500 -3.22% 1
Leighton Buzzard 0 8 £31,000 -1.58% 1
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing SQL Server 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.

1 420 (69.77%) .NET
2 382 (63.46%) C#
3 351 (58.31%) ASP.NET
4 302 (50.17%) SQL
5 264 (43.85%) Microsoft
6 253 (42.03%) Agile Software Development
7 232 (38.54%) Windows
8 206 (34.22%) WCF
9 199 (33.06%) JavaScript
10 197 (32.72%) MVC
11 189 (31.40%) Scrum
12 168 (27.91%) SQL Server 2008
13 162 (26.91%) Visual Studio
14 156 (25.91%) HTML
15 149 (24.75%) TDD
16 141 (23.42%) T-SQL
17 125 (20.76%) Web Services
18 121 (20.10%) SharePoint
19 120 (19.93%) ASP.NET MVC
20 118 (19.60%) .NET Framework
21 117 (19.44%) MS Excel
22 114 (18.94%) jQuery
23 110 (18.27%) Team Foundation Server
24 101 (16.78%) SQL Server 2005
25 94 (15.61%) CSS
26 90 (14.95%) WPF
26 90 (14.95%) Relational Database
27 89 (14.78%) Oracle
28 84 (13.95%) VB.NET
29 79 (13.12%) XML

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing SQL Server 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 121 (20.10%) SharePoint
2 72 (11.96%) IIS
3 36 (5.98%) SharePoint 2010
4 35 (5.81%) BizTalk Server
5 34 (5.65%) SharePoint Server
6 25 (4.15%) MS Exchange
7 24 (3.99%) CMS
7 24 (3.99%) SharePoint 2013
8 16 (2.66%) NServiceBus
8 16 (2.66%) Exchange Server 2007
9 15 (2.49%) Exchange Server 2010
10 14 (2.33%) WebSphere
10 14 (2.33%) WebSphere Application Server
11 9 (1.50%) Apache
11 9 (1.50%) Tomcat
12 8 (1.33%) WebLogic
13 6 (1.00%) Sitecore CMS
14 4 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2003
15 3 (0.50%) Oracle Workflow
15 3 (0.50%) MQSeries
Applications
1 117 (19.44%) MS Excel
2 43 (7.14%) MS Office
3 7 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.33%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (1.99%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.17%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.17%) Academy Housing
3 1 (0.17%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 39 (6.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (3.49%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (1.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (5.32%) TCP/IP
2 28 (4.65%) Firewall
3 27 (4.49%) Internet
4 22 (3.65%) DNS
5 15 (2.49%) SAN
5 15 (2.49%) WAN
6 14 (2.33%) VPN
6 14 (2.33%) MPLS
7 13 (2.16%) Network Security
7 13 (2.16%) HTTP
7 13 (2.16%) LAN
8 12 (1.99%) BIG-IP
9 11 (1.83%) DHCP
9 11 (1.83%) HTTPS
9 11 (1.83%) SSL
10 7 (1.16%) NAS
11 6 (1.00%) VLAN
12 5 (0.83%) Intranet
13 4 (0.66%) FTP
14 2 (0.33%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (27.91%) SQL Server 2008
2 101 (16.78%) SQL Server 2005
3 90 (14.95%) Relational Database
4 58 (9.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 50 (8.31%) SQL Server 2012
6 30 (4.98%) Crystal Reports
7 29 (4.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 21 (3.49%) MySQL
9 19 (3.16%) DB2
10 17 (2.82%) Oracle Database
11 16 (2.66%) Oracle Reports
12 15 (2.49%) RDBMS
13 14 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
14 12 (1.99%) SQL Server 2000
14 12 (1.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 11 (1.83%) Oracle Database 10g
15 11 (1.83%) Oracle Database 11g
16 3 (0.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 3 (0.50%) Azure SQL Database
17 1 (0.17%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 162 (26.91%) Visual Studio
2 110 (18.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 60 (9.97%) Subversion
4 45 (7.48%) TeamCity
5 42 (6.98%) NUnit
6 31 (5.15%) Git (software)
6 31 (5.15%) Rhino Mocks
7 30 (4.98%) JIRA
8 29 (4.82%) Moq
9 25 (4.15%) MSTest
10 15 (2.49%) SpecFlow
10 15 (2.49%) Jasmine
10 15 (2.49%) FinalBuilder
10 15 (2.49%) NSubstitute
10 15 (2.49%) Log4Net
11 14 (2.33%) Eclipse
11 14 (2.33%) MyEclipse
12 12 (1.99%) Cucumber
13 11 (1.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 10 (1.66%) PowerBuilder
General
1 52 (8.64%) Finance
2 26 (4.32%) Retail
3 24 (3.99%) Marketing
3 24 (3.99%) Banking
4 14 (2.33%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.16%) Automotive
6 4 (0.66%) Legal
7 3 (0.50%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.33%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.33%) Advertising
8 2 (0.33%) Games
9 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.17%) Law
9 1 (0.17%) French Language
9 1 (0.17%) German Language
9 1 (0.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 364 (60.47%) Developer
2 123 (20.43%) .NET Developer
3 119 (19.77%) C# Developer
4 103 (17.11%) Senior Developer
5 90 (14.95%) C# .NET Developer
6 62 (10.30%) Analyst
7 61 (10.13%) Senior C# Developer
7 61 (10.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 49 (8.14%) Architect
8 49 (8.14%) Web Developer
9 41 (6.81%) ASP.NET Developer
10 35 (5.81%) Applications Support
11 29 (4.82%) Software Developer
11 29 (4.82%) SharePoint Developer
12 28 (4.65%) Java Developer
12 28 (4.65%) Administrator
13 25 (4.15%) Lead Developer
14 22 (3.65%) DBA
15 21 (3.49%) Solutions Architect
15 21 (3.49%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 420 (69.77%) .NET
2 351 (58.31%) ASP.NET
3 206 (34.22%) WCF
4 156 (25.91%) HTML
5 125 (20.76%) Web Services
6 120 (19.93%) ASP.NET MVC
7 118 (19.60%) .NET Framework
8 114 (18.94%) jQuery
9 94 (15.61%) CSS
10 90 (14.95%) WPF
11 79 (13.12%) XML
12 70 (11.63%) Silverlight
13 66 (10.96%) WinForms
14 62 (10.30%) LINQ
15 61 (10.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 42 (6.98%) Ajax
17 39 (6.48%) JSP
18 30 (4.98%) HTML5
19 25 (4.15%) Castle Windsor
20 23 (3.82%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 30 (4.98%) N-Tier
2 19 (3.16%) Computer Science
3 14 (2.33%) Clustering
4 12 (1.99%) Statistics
5 10 (1.66%) Client/Server
5 10 (1.66%) Inversion of Control
6 9 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (1.50%) Management Information System
7 7 (1.16%) Replication
7 7 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (1.00%) Mobile App
9 5 (0.83%) User Experience
9 5 (0.83%) Mathematics
9 5 (0.83%) Wiki
10 4 (0.66%) Taxonomies
11 3 (0.50%) Tandem
11 3 (0.50%) GIS
12 2 (0.33%) AS400
12 2 (0.33%) EPoS
12 2 (0.33%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 232 (38.54%) Windows
2 55 (9.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (6.31%) Windows Server 2003
4 35 (5.81%) Linux
5 34 (5.65%) UNIX
6 17 (2.82%) Windows 7
7 13 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (2.16%) Windows XP
8 9 (1.50%) Windows Vista
8 9 (1.50%) Solaris
9 8 (1.33%) Android
9 8 (1.33%) Apple iOS
10 7 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (0.83%) AIX
12 2 (0.33%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.17%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.17%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 253 (42.03%) Agile Software Development
2 197 (32.72%) MVC
3 189 (31.40%) Scrum
4 149 (24.75%) TDD
5 75 (12.46%) OO
6 71 (11.79%) Software Engineering
7 50 (8.31%) E-Commerce
8 48 (7.97%) Web Development
9 47 (7.81%) Multithreading
10 43 (7.14%) Project Management
11 40 (6.64%) Continuous Integration
12 36 (5.98%) BDD
12 36 (5.98%) Root Cause Analysis
13 34 (5.65%) OOP
14 32 (5.32%) OOD
14 32 (5.32%) Software Architecture
15 29 (4.82%) ITIL
16 28 (4.65%) Waterfall
17 26 (4.32%) Line Management
17 26 (4.32%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 382 (63.46%) C#
2 302 (50.17%) SQL
3 199 (33.06%) JavaScript
4 141 (23.42%) T-SQL
5 84 (13.95%) VB.NET
6 66 (10.96%) Java
7 46 (7.64%) VB
8 28 (4.65%) PowerShell
9 27 (4.49%) Ruby
9 27 (4.49%) C++
10 23 (3.82%) C
11 21 (3.49%) VB6
12 18 (2.99%) PL/SQL
13 8 (1.33%) Shell Script
13 8 (1.33%) Groovy
14 7 (1.16%) VBA
14 7 (1.16%) PHP
15 5 (0.83%) XAML
16 4 (0.66%) VBScript
17 3 (0.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 39 (6.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (5.32%) Degree
3 29 (4.82%) MCSE
4 15 (2.49%) MCP
5 14 (2.33%) MCSA
6 13 (2.16%) ISEB
7 10 (1.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 10 (1.66%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (1.50%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (1.50%) CCSP
8 9 (1.50%) CCNP
8 9 (1.50%) CCIP
8 9 (1.50%) CCNA
9 7 (1.16%) ISTQB
10 6 (1.00%) MCTS
10 6 (1.00%) MCITP
11 5 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (0.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (0.50%) PhD
13 3 (0.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.32%) QA
2 22 (3.65%) SLA
3 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (5.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (3.99%) Active Directory
3 13 (2.16%) Terminal Services
4 10 (1.66%) ISA Server
5 8 (1.33%) Forefront TMG
5 8 (1.33%) UAG
6 7 (1.16%) XenApp
6 7 (1.16%) XenServer
6 7 (1.16%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (0.66%) vSphere
8 3 (0.50%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.50%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.33%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.17%) PowerHA
10 1 (0.17%) MetaFrame
10 1 (0.17%) NFS
Systems Management
1 15 (2.49%) logstash
2 14 (2.33%) MOM
3 8 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.33%) Sysprep
4 2 (0.33%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.33%) WSUS
4 2 (0.33%) SCCM
5 1 (0.17%) Nagios
5 1 (0.17%) AppManager
5 1 (0.17%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 264 (43.85%) Microsoft
2 89 (14.78%) Oracle
3 51 (8.47%) VMware
4 19 (3.16%) JBoss
4 19 (3.16%) Citrix
5 14 (2.33%) CheckPoint
5 14 (2.33%) F5
6 12 (1.99%) Cisco
7 9 (1.50%) Business Objects
8 8 (1.33%) Nintex
9 7 (1.16%) Sitecore
10 6 (1.00%) Adobe
11 5 (0.83%) HP
11 5 (0.83%) Red Hat
12 4 (0.66%) Symantec
12 4 (0.66%) Sunopsis
12 4 (0.66%) IBM
12 4 (0.66%) XMPie
13 3 (0.50%) LANDesk
13 3 (0.50%) Perforce
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum basic + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £34,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Gold Group
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £38000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + great benefits!
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
RSPB
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Bedfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus / Pension / Health Care
Posted: 12 days ago
Luton
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits/Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 23 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 23 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago