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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 11 6 1
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 116 200 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 15.76% 20.53% 25.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 59.79% 67.57% 78.95%
Number of salaries quoted 104 187 277
Median salary £44,000 £46,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,375 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,650
% change year-on-year
- +3.49%
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
194 296 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 26.36% 30.39% 32.31%
Number of salaries quoted 166 260 345
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £33,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 28 August 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 28 August 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 0 41 £45,000 - 12
Bedford -10 34 £43,750 -7.89% 2
Leighton Buzzard 0 2 £36,875 -26.25%
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 187 (66.55%) .NET
2 167 (59.43%) C#
3 157 (55.87%) ASP.NET
4 144 (51.25%) MVC
5 142 (50.53%) ASP.NET MVC
6 134 (47.69%) Agile Software Development
7 133 (47.33%) SQL
8 123 (43.77%) Microsoft
9 93 (33.10%) JavaScript
10 89 (31.67%) Web Services
11 88 (31.32%) WCF
12 81 (28.83%) HTML
13 76 (27.05%) jQuery
14 66 (23.49%) Scrum
15 63 (22.42%) CSS
16 61 (21.71%) .NET Framework
17 60 (21.35%) T-SQL
18 58 (20.64%) Windows
18 58 (20.64%) Team Foundation Server
19 56 (19.93%) Microsoft Azure
20 54 (19.22%) SQL Server 2012
21 53 (18.86%) ASP.NET Web API
22 52 (18.51%) ASP.NET MVC 5
22 52 (18.51%) BDD
22 52 (18.51%) MS Excel
23 51 (18.15%) TDD
23 51 (18.15%) AngularJS
24 49 (17.44%) Web Development
25 48 (17.08%) SQL Server 2008
26 45 (16.01%) 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 (7.12%) SharePoint
2 17 (6.05%) IIS
3 10 (3.56%) CMS
4 9 (3.20%) NServiceBus
4 9 (3.20%) Sitecore CMS
5 7 (2.49%) MS Exchange
6 6 (2.14%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (2.14%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.78%) Apache
8 4 (1.42%) JBoss
9 3 (1.07%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.71%) DNN
10 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.71%) Kentico
10 2 (0.71%) LiveLink
10 2 (0.71%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.71%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.36%) Gentran
11 1 (0.36%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 52 (18.51%) MS Excel
2 27 (9.61%) MS Office
3 2 (0.71%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.42%) SAP CRM
2 2 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 56 (19.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (14.59%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (8.54%) Office 365
4 17 (6.05%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (3.20%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (3.20%) Amazon S3
6 8 (2.85%) Mimecast
7 5 (1.78%) PaaS
8 2 (0.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (8.90%) Internet
2 11 (3.91%) LDAP
3 10 (3.56%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.42%) VLAN
5 3 (1.07%) Intranet
5 3 (1.07%) VoIP
6 2 (0.71%) DNS
6 2 (0.71%) Firewall
6 2 (0.71%) SSL
6 2 (0.71%) VPN
7 1 (0.36%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.36%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (19.22%) SQL Server 2012
2 48 (17.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 40 (14.23%) Relational Database
4 34 (12.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 32 (11.39%) SQL Server 2014
6 27 (9.61%) MySQL
7 24 (8.54%) Data Warehouse
8 19 (6.76%) NoSQL
9 16 (5.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 12 (4.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (3.56%) SQL Server 2000
12 6 (2.14%) QlikView
13 4 (1.42%) Azure SQL Database
13 4 (1.42%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (1.42%) OLAP
14 3 (1.07%) BusinessObjects
14 3 (1.07%) DB2
14 3 (1.07%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 3 (1.07%) OLAP Cube
14 3 (1.07%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 58 (20.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 45 (16.01%) Subversion
3 43 (15.30%) Visual Studio
4 39 (13.88%) Git (software)
5 21 (7.47%) TeamCity
6 19 (6.76%) SpecFlow
7 17 (6.05%) JIRA
8 10 (3.56%) HP UFT
8 10 (3.56%) NUnit
9 9 (3.20%) Jasmine
9 9 (3.20%) Rhino Mocks
10 7 (2.49%) Selenium
11 1 (0.36%) Artifactory
11 1 (0.36%) Axure RP
11 1 (0.36%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.36%) Maven
11 1 (0.36%) MSTest
11 1 (0.36%) SonarQube
General
1 30 (10.68%) Games
2 23 (8.19%) Finance
3 12 (4.27%) Banking
4 11 (3.91%) Advertising
4 11 (3.91%) Retail
5 2 (0.71%) Aerospace
5 2 (0.71%) Local Government
5 2 (0.71%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.36%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 182 (64.77%) Developer
2 116 (41.28%) .NET Developer
3 78 (27.76%) C# Developer
4 57 (20.28%) C# .NET Developer
5 47 (16.73%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 38 (13.52%) Senior Developer
7 33 (11.74%) Senior .NET Developer
8 27 (9.61%) Analyst
9 24 (8.54%) ASP.NET Developer
9 24 (8.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 24 (8.54%) Senior C# Developer
10 21 (7.47%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 21 (7.47%) Web Developer
11 19 (6.76%) Applications Support
12 15 (5.34%) Lead .NET Developer
12 15 (5.34%) Lead Developer
13 14 (4.98%) .NET Web Developer
14 12 (4.27%) Tester
15 11 (3.91%) SQL Developer
15 11 (3.91%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (66.55%) .NET
2 157 (55.87%) ASP.NET
3 142 (50.53%) ASP.NET MVC
4 89 (31.67%) Web Services
5 88 (31.32%) WCF
6 81 (28.83%) HTML
7 76 (27.05%) jQuery
8 63 (22.42%) CSS
9 61 (21.71%) .NET Framework
10 53 (18.86%) ASP.NET Web API
11 52 (18.51%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 51 (18.15%) AngularJS
13 41 (14.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 29 (10.32%) Ajax
15 28 (9.96%) Entity Framework
16 27 (9.61%) HTML5
17 25 (8.90%) XML
18 21 (7.47%) REST
19 20 (7.12%) RESTful
20 18 (6.41%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.90%) iPad
2 19 (6.76%) Mobile App
3 18 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (4.27%) Management Information System
5 10 (3.56%) Virtual Team
6 9 (3.20%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.14%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.07%) EPoS
8 3 (1.07%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.07%) User Experience
9 2 (0.71%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.71%) Life Science
9 2 (0.71%) Linked Data
9 2 (0.71%) Replication
10 1 (0.36%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.36%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 58 (20.64%) Windows
2 30 (10.68%) Windows Server
3 24 (8.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (4.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (2.85%) Linux
6 6 (2.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.42%) Unix
8 1 (0.36%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.36%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.36%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (51.25%) MVC
2 134 (47.69%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (23.49%) Scrum
4 52 (18.51%) BDD
5 51 (18.15%) TDD
6 49 (17.44%) Web Development
7 37 (13.17%) E-Commerce
8 34 (12.10%) SDLC
9 32 (11.39%) Software Engineering
10 29 (10.32%) Web Application Development
11 28 (9.96%) OO
12 26 (9.25%) Project Management
13 25 (8.90%) Mentoring
14 22 (7.83%) Domain-Driven Design
15 21 (7.47%) CQRS
16 19 (6.76%) ITIL
17 18 (6.41%) Business Intelligence
18 16 (5.69%) Unit Testing
19 15 (5.34%) Coaching
19 15 (5.34%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 167 (59.43%) C#
2 133 (47.33%) SQL
3 93 (33.10%) JavaScript
4 60 (21.35%) T-SQL
5 27 (9.61%) Ruby
6 20 (7.12%) Java
7 13 (4.63%) VB
8 10 (3.56%) VB.NET
9 9 (3.20%) ABAP
9 9 (3.20%) PL/SQL
10 8 (2.85%) C
11 6 (2.14%) VB6
11 6 (2.14%) VBA
12 4 (1.42%) C++
13 3 (1.07%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.71%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.36%) PHP
15 1 (0.36%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (7.47%) Degree
2 16 (5.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (3.20%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.71%) ISEB
4 2 (0.71%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.71%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.36%) CCIP
5 1 (0.36%) CCNA
5 1 (0.36%) CCNP
5 1 (0.36%) CCSP
5 1 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.36%) MCP
5 1 (0.36%) MCSA
5 1 (0.36%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.98%) SLA
2 12 (4.27%) QA
System Software
1 22 (7.83%) Active Directory
2 13 (4.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.20%) XenApp
3 9 (3.20%) XenDesktop
4 3 (1.07%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.71%) Docker
5 2 (0.71%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.36%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.36%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 17 (6.05%) SCCM
2 10 (3.56%) HP Quality Center
3 9 (3.20%) SCOM
4 3 (1.07%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (1.07%) WSUS
5 1 (0.36%) Oozie
Vendors
1 123 (43.77%) Microsoft
2 39 (13.88%) Oracle
3 14 (4.98%) Citrix
3 14 (4.98%) VMware
4 10 (3.56%) HP
4 10 (3.56%) SAP
5 9 (3.20%) Sitecore
5 9 (3.20%) Tableau
6 8 (2.85%) Xamarin
7 7 (2.49%) IBM
8 5 (1.78%) Telerik
9 4 (1.42%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.07%) Adobe
10 3 (1.07%) Cognos
10 3 (1.07%) hybris
10 3 (1.07%) Intel Security
10 3 (1.07%) VeriFone
11 2 (0.71%) Dell
11 2 (0.71%) Ektron
11 2 (0.71%) EPiServer
Luton, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £27,000 to £35,000 per annum To £35,000 + benefits inc pension &
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £19,000 to £21,500 per annum + benefits inc pension & share optio
Posted: 4 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum plus Share ownership scheme + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar
Posted: 6 days ago
Sandy, Bedfordshire
CHM Recruit
Salary: From £31,473.50 to £34,607 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sandy, Bedfordshire
CHM Recruit
Salary: From £29,507 to £31,966 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton
Williams Lea Tag
Salary: £45,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 9 days ago
Luton
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 10-20% bonus and benefits package
Posted: 9 days ago
Bedford
greywood
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Luton
Williams Lea Tag
Salary: £27,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 9 days ago
Luton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Luton
Williams Lea Tag
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 9 days ago