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 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 135 153 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 15.85% 15.16% 19.43%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 61.93% 71.50% 71.64%
Number of salaries quoted 130 148 184
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
218 214 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 25.59% 21.21% 27.13%
Number of salaries quoted 203 201 256
Median salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,350 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 11 December 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 11 December 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 +5 89 £52,500 +5.00% 6
Bedford -12 21 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Dunstable +3 3 £45,000 -5.26%
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 December 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.

1 141 (59.75%) .NET
2 139 (58.90%) C#
3 115 (48.73%) ASP.NET
4 114 (48.31%) Agile Software Development
5 105 (44.49%) MVC
6 100 (42.37%) SQL
7 97 (41.10%) ASP.NET MVC
8 77 (32.63%) Microsoft
9 75 (31.78%) HTML
10 69 (29.24%) JavaScript
10 69 (29.24%) Web Services
11 67 (28.39%) Scrum
12 56 (23.73%) CSS
13 52 (22.03%) Web Development
13 52 (22.03%) jQuery
14 50 (21.19%) AngularJS
15 47 (19.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 45 (19.07%) Visual Studio
16 45 (19.07%) Windows
17 42 (17.80%) WCF
17 42 (17.80%) ASP.NET Web API
17 42 (17.80%) BDD
18 41 (17.37%) Team Foundation Server
19 40 (16.95%) .NET Framework
19 40 (16.95%) TDD
20 37 (15.68%) Microsoft Azure
21 36 (15.25%) T-SQL
22 33 (13.98%) Amazon AWS
23 32 (13.56%) Software Delivery
23 32 (13.56%) E-Commerce

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 (8.47%) SharePoint
2 9 (3.81%) IIS
2 9 (3.81%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.12%) Apache
3 5 (2.12%) JBoss
3 5 (2.12%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.85%) Gentran
6 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.42%) LiveLink
6 1 (0.42%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 26 (11.02%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.54%) MS Office
3 1 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 10 (4.24%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.42%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 37 (15.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (13.98%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.12%) Office 365
3 5 (2.12%) PaaS
4 4 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.69%) Mimecast
5 3 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.81%) Internet
2 5 (2.12%) Firewall
3 4 (1.69%) SAN
3 4 (1.69%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.69%) WAN
4 2 (0.85%) LAN
4 2 (0.85%) LDAP
4 2 (0.85%) Network Security
5 1 (0.42%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.42%) SMTP
5 1 (0.42%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (19.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 28 (11.86%) Relational Database
2 28 (11.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 26 (11.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 25 (10.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 24 (10.17%) MySQL
6 22 (9.32%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (5.51%) NoSQL
7 13 (5.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (5.08%) SQL Server 2014
9 10 (4.24%) OLAP
9 10 (4.24%) OLTP
10 7 (2.97%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 7 (2.97%) QlikView
10 7 (2.97%) SQL Server 2000
11 6 (2.54%) Power BI
12 4 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (0.85%) BusinessObjects
13 2 (0.85%) OLAP Cube
13 2 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 45 (19.07%) Visual Studio
2 41 (17.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 27 (11.44%) Subversion
4 26 (11.02%) JIRA
5 21 (8.90%) Git (software)
6 20 (8.47%) SpecFlow
7 18 (7.63%) TeamCity
8 15 (6.36%) HP UFT
9 8 (3.39%) Selenium
10 7 (2.97%) NUnit
11 1 (0.42%) Axure RP
11 1 (0.42%) FinalBuilder
11 1 (0.42%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.42%) Log4Net
11 1 (0.42%) NSubstitute
11 1 (0.42%) Rhino Mocks
11 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 27 (11.44%) Finance
2 8 (3.39%) Games
3 4 (1.69%) Advertising
4 3 (1.27%) Banking
4 3 (1.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 110 (46.61%) Developer
2 74 (31.36%) .NET Developer
3 60 (25.42%) C# Developer
4 47 (19.92%) C# .NET Developer
5 32 (13.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 25 (10.59%) Applications Support
7 21 (8.90%) Architect
7 21 (8.90%) DBA
7 21 (8.90%) Tester
8 20 (8.47%) Web Developer
9 19 (8.05%) ASP.NET Developer
9 19 (8.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 18 (7.63%) Analyst
10 18 (7.63%) Automation Tester
10 18 (7.63%) Senior Developer
11 16 (6.78%) Applications Specialist
11 16 (6.78%) Applications Support Specialist
11 16 (6.78%) Support Specialist
12 15 (6.36%) Solutions Architect
12 15 (6.36%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (59.75%) .NET
2 115 (48.73%) ASP.NET
3 97 (41.10%) ASP.NET MVC
4 75 (31.78%) HTML
5 69 (29.24%) Web Services
6 56 (23.73%) CSS
7 52 (22.03%) jQuery
8 50 (21.19%) AngularJS
9 42 (17.80%) ASP.NET Web API
9 42 (17.80%) WCF
10 40 (16.95%) .NET Framework
11 24 (10.17%) HTML5
12 22 (9.32%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 22 (9.32%) Entity Framework
13 21 (8.90%) RESTful
14 17 (7.20%) Ajax
14 17 (7.20%) REST
15 16 (6.78%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 12 (5.08%) XML
17 10 (4.24%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (9.75%) Mobile App
3 16 (6.78%) Clustering
4 15 (6.36%) iPad
4 15 (6.36%) Replication
5 12 (5.08%) Linked Data
6 10 (4.24%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.97%) Data Integration
8 6 (2.54%) User Experience
9 5 (2.12%) Computer Science
10 4 (1.69%) Virtual Team
11 3 (1.27%) Mathematics
11 3 (1.27%) Wiki
12 2 (0.85%) Blockchain
12 2 (0.85%) Data Centre
12 2 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.85%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 45 (19.07%) Windows
2 24 (10.17%) Windows Server
3 14 (5.93%) Linux
4 8 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (48.31%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (44.49%) MVC
3 67 (28.39%) Scrum
4 52 (22.03%) Web Development
5 42 (17.80%) BDD
6 40 (16.95%) TDD
7 32 (13.56%) E-Commerce
7 32 (13.56%) Software Delivery
8 30 (12.71%) SDLC
9 27 (11.44%) Software Engineering
10 26 (11.02%) SOA
11 25 (10.59%) Continuous Integration
11 25 (10.59%) DevOps
12 24 (10.17%) Project Management
13 21 (8.90%) Supplier Management
13 21 (8.90%) Test Strategy
14 20 (8.47%) Unit Testing
15 19 (8.05%) Agile Testing
15 19 (8.05%) Enterprise Architecture
16 18 (7.63%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 139 (58.90%) C#
2 100 (42.37%) SQL
3 69 (29.24%) JavaScript
4 36 (15.25%) T-SQL
5 22 (9.32%) Java
6 18 (7.63%) C
7 16 (6.78%) Ruby
8 12 (5.08%) PowerShell
9 10 (4.24%) ABAP
10 5 (2.12%) VBA
11 4 (1.69%) C++
11 4 (1.69%) VB
12 3 (1.27%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.27%) VBScript
13 2 (0.85%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.85%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.42%) VB6
Qualifications
1 18 (7.63%) Degree
2 6 (2.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.12%) MCSA
4 3 (1.27%) MCSE
4 3 (1.27%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.85%) CCNA
5 2 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.85%) MCP
5 2 (0.85%) VCP6
5 2 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.42%) MCSD
6 1 (0.42%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.93%) SLA
2 7 (2.97%) QA
System Software
1 12 (5.08%) Virtual Servers
2 10 (4.24%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.85%) Docker
4 2 (0.85%) VMware Server
4 2 (0.85%) vSphere
4 2 (0.85%) XenApp
5 1 (0.42%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (6.36%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (2.54%) SCCM
3 3 (1.27%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (1.27%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (1.27%) WSUS
4 2 (0.85%) Simpana
5 1 (0.42%) logstash
Vendors
1 77 (32.63%) Microsoft
2 20 (8.47%) HP
3 17 (7.20%) Oracle
4 10 (4.24%) SAP
5 9 (3.81%) Xamarin
6 8 (3.39%) Adobe
7 6 (2.54%) hybris
8 5 (2.12%) Intel Security
8 5 (2.12%) VMware
9 4 (1.69%) CA
9 4 (1.69%) Cisco
10 3 (1.27%) Citrix
10 3 (1.27%) IBM
11 2 (0.85%) 3Com
11 2 (0.85%) Cognos
11 2 (0.85%) CommVault
11 2 (0.85%) Dell
11 2 (0.85%) EMC
11 2 (0.85%) FalconStor
11 2 (0.85%) Kofax
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £27,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits inc pension & share optio
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benifits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Omni RMS
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + car allowance, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton
easyJet Airline
Posted: 19 days ago
Luton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Bedford
Modis International Ltd
Posted: 17 days ago