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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 7 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 103 131 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 15.58% 15.80% 19.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 62.80% 67.18% 76.86%
Number of salaries quoted 98 121 168
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £38,500 £33,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
164 195 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 24.81% 23.52% 25.08%
Number of salaries quoted 155 181 216
Median salary £48,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,900 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £62,500
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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 59 £50,000 - 6
Dunstable +3 13 £40,000 -15.78% 5
Bedford -10 11 £40,250 -10.55% 6
Leighton Buzzard - 1 £44,000 - 2
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 (64.68%) C#
2 130 (59.63%) .NET
3 107 (49.08%) ASP.NET
4 101 (46.33%) Agile Software Development
5 100 (45.87%) SQL
6 88 (40.37%) MVC
7 81 (37.16%) HTML
8 78 (35.78%) ASP.NET MVC
9 69 (31.65%) JavaScript
10 64 (29.36%) Web Services
11 63 (28.90%) Microsoft
12 57 (26.15%) CSS
13 54 (24.77%) jQuery
14 50 (22.94%) AngularJS
14 50 (22.94%) Scrum
15 46 (21.10%) Visual Studio
15 46 (21.10%) T-SQL
16 44 (20.18%) ASP.NET Web API
17 43 (19.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 42 (19.27%) Web Development
19 39 (17.89%) Windows
20 38 (17.43%) .NET Framework
21 35 (16.06%) HTML5
22 34 (15.60%) TDD
23 33 (15.14%) Finance
24 32 (14.68%) SOA
25 30 (13.76%) Amazon AWS
25 30 (13.76%) DevOps
26 29 (13.30%) Continuous Integration
26 29 (13.30%) BDD

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 21 (9.63%) SharePoint
2 11 (5.05%) IIS
3 6 (2.75%) MS Exchange
4 5 (2.29%) Apache
4 5 (2.29%) JBoss
4 5 (2.29%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.83%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.38%) ArcGIS
6 3 (1.38%) Oracle Spatial
7 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.46%) Gentran
7 1 (0.46%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 21 (9.63%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.38%) MS Office
3 1 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 9 (4.13%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.46%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.46%) SAP hybris
2 1 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 30 (13.76%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (12.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (4.13%) SaaS
4 4 (1.83%) Office 365
5 3 (1.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.75%) Firewall
2 5 (2.29%) SAN
2 5 (2.29%) Wireshark
3 4 (1.83%) WAN
4 3 (1.38%) Internet
4 3 (1.38%) Network Security
5 2 (0.92%) LAN
5 2 (0.92%) LDAP
6 1 (0.46%) DNS
6 1 (0.46%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.46%) SMTP
6 1 (0.46%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.46%) VLAN
6 1 (0.46%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (19.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 27 (12.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 25 (11.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 24 (11.01%) MySQL
4 24 (11.01%) Relational Database
5 22 (10.09%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (9.63%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (6.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 13 (5.96%) NoSQL
9 10 (4.59%) OLAP
9 10 (4.59%) OLTP
10 8 (3.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 8 (3.67%) Power BI
10 8 (3.67%) SQL Server 2014
11 6 (2.75%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (1.83%) QlikView
13 3 (1.38%) GIS
13 3 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (1.38%) SQL Server 2000
14 1 (0.46%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 46 (21.10%) Visual Studio
2 27 (12.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (8.26%) JIRA
4 16 (7.34%) Subversion
5 14 (6.42%) Git (software)
5 14 (6.42%) TeamCity
6 13 (5.96%) SpecFlow
7 8 (3.67%) HP UFT
7 8 (3.67%) NUnit
8 5 (2.29%) Fiddler
8 5 (2.29%) Selenium
9 1 (0.46%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.46%) FinalBuilder
9 1 (0.46%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.46%) Log4Net
9 1 (0.46%) NSubstitute
9 1 (0.46%) Rhino Mocks
9 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.46%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 33 (15.14%) Finance
2 7 (3.21%) Banking
3 3 (1.38%) Advertising
3 3 (1.38%) Retail
4 2 (0.92%) Games
5 1 (0.46%) Automotive
5 1 (0.46%) Electronics
5 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.46%) Marketing
5 1 (0.46%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 109 (50.00%) Developer
2 74 (33.94%) .NET Developer
3 65 (29.82%) C# Developer
4 51 (23.39%) C# .NET Developer
5 27 (12.39%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 23 (10.55%) DBA
7 21 (9.63%) Architect
7 21 (9.63%) Senior Developer
8 20 (9.17%) Applications Support
8 20 (9.17%) ASP.NET Developer
8 20 (9.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 17 (7.80%) Senior .NET Developer
9 17 (7.80%) SQL DBA
10 16 (7.34%) Solutions Architect
11 14 (6.42%) Analyst
11 14 (6.42%) Tester
11 14 (6.42%) Web Developer
12 12 (5.50%) Full Stack Developer
13 11 (5.05%) Applications Specialist
13 11 (5.05%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (59.63%) .NET
2 107 (49.08%) ASP.NET
3 81 (37.16%) HTML
4 78 (35.78%) ASP.NET MVC
5 64 (29.36%) Web Services
6 57 (26.15%) CSS
7 54 (24.77%) jQuery
8 50 (22.94%) AngularJS
9 44 (20.18%) ASP.NET Web API
10 38 (17.43%) .NET Framework
11 35 (16.06%) HTML5
12 28 (12.84%) WCF
13 25 (11.47%) RESTful
14 17 (7.80%) CSS3
14 17 (7.80%) Entity Framework
15 15 (6.88%) WinForms
16 14 (6.42%) REST
17 13 (5.96%) RabbitMQ
17 13 (5.96%) XML
18 12 (5.50%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.80%) Clustering
2 15 (6.88%) Replication
3 14 (6.42%) Mobile App
4 12 (5.50%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (5.50%) Linked Data
5 10 (4.59%) Management Information System
6 8 (3.67%) iPad
6 8 (3.67%) Virtual Team
7 7 (3.21%) Data Integration
8 6 (2.75%) User Experience
9 3 (1.38%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.38%) Wiki
10 2 (0.92%) Blockchain
10 2 (0.92%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.92%) Statistics
11 1 (0.46%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 39 (17.89%) Windows
2 24 (11.01%) Windows Server
3 16 (7.34%) Linux
4 11 (5.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.92%) Unix
7 1 (0.46%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.46%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (46.33%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (40.37%) MVC
3 50 (22.94%) Scrum
4 42 (19.27%) Web Development
5 34 (15.60%) TDD
6 32 (14.68%) SOA
7 30 (13.76%) DevOps
8 29 (13.30%) BDD
8 29 (13.30%) Continuous Integration
9 26 (11.93%) Software Delivery
10 23 (10.55%) E-Commerce
11 22 (10.09%) Software Engineering
12 21 (9.63%) SDLC
12 21 (9.63%) Supplier Management
13 20 (9.17%) Enterprise Architecture
13 20 (9.17%) Unit Testing
14 17 (7.80%) Problem Management
14 17 (7.80%) Project Management
14 17 (7.80%) TOGAF
15 16 (7.34%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 141 (64.68%) C#
2 100 (45.87%) SQL
3 69 (31.65%) JavaScript
4 46 (21.10%) T-SQL
5 28 (12.84%) Java
6 17 (7.80%) PowerShell
7 12 (5.50%) C
8 9 (4.13%) ABAP
8 9 (4.13%) Ruby
9 4 (1.83%) C++
9 4 (1.83%) TypeScript
10 3 (1.38%) Python
10 3 (1.38%) VBScript
11 2 (0.92%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.92%) VB
11 2 (0.92%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (6.42%) Degree
2 7 (3.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.75%) MCSA
4 4 (1.83%) MCSE
5 3 (1.38%) CCNA
5 3 (1.38%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.38%) MCP
5 3 (1.38%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.92%) VCP6
6 2 (0.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.46%) CCIP
7 1 (0.46%) CCNP
7 1 (0.46%) CCSP
7 1 (0.46%) MCSD
7 1 (0.46%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.05%) SLA
2 3 (1.38%) QA
3 1 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (5.50%) Virtual Servers
2 7 (3.21%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.38%) vSphere
5 2 (0.92%) Docker
5 2 (0.92%) VMware Server
5 2 (0.92%) XenApp
6 1 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (3.67%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.38%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (0.92%) SCCM
3 2 (0.92%) Simpana
4 1 (0.46%) logstash
4 1 (0.46%) Oozie
Vendors
1 63 (28.90%) Microsoft
2 20 (9.17%) Oracle
3 14 (6.42%) HP
4 11 (5.05%) SAP
5 8 (3.67%) Adobe
6 6 (2.75%) hybris
6 6 (2.75%) VMware
7 5 (2.29%) Cisco
8 4 (1.83%) CA
9 3 (1.38%) Citrix
9 3 (1.38%) ESRI
9 3 (1.38%) IBM
9 3 (1.38%) Xamarin
10 2 (0.92%) 3Com
10 2 (0.92%) CommVault
10 2 (0.92%) Dell
10 2 (0.92%) EMC
10 2 (0.92%) FalconStor
10 2 (0.92%) Intel Security
11 1 (0.46%) Apple
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benifits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 50-55k
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 + Company Car
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Competitive salary and excellent ben
Posted: 6 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 43k + pension, bonus, 25 days and more
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £65k - 70k per year + bonus, package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Luton
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
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