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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 2 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 124 142 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 20.67% 18.37% 18.06%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 71.26% 70.30% 73.08%
Number of salaries quoted 110 122 171
Median salary £40,000 £45,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.60% +0.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
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
174 202 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 29.00% 26.13% 24.71%
Number of salaries quoted 156 178 228
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £62,500
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 25 February 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 25 February 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 41 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Bedford +1 36 £40,000 -11.11% 7
Dunstable +3 23 £35,000 -26.31% 3
Leighton Buzzard 0 3 £44,000 +3.52% 1
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 154 (60.63%) C#
2 139 (54.72%) .NET
3 119 (46.85%) ASP.NET
4 113 (44.49%) SQL
5 103 (40.55%) Agile Software Development
6 89 (35.04%) Microsoft
7 87 (34.25%) MVC
8 83 (32.68%) HTML
9 75 (29.53%) JavaScript
10 71 (27.95%) ASP.NET MVC
11 62 (24.41%) Windows
12 60 (23.62%) T-SQL
13 56 (22.05%) jQuery
14 53 (20.87%) CSS
15 52 (20.47%) Web Services
16 49 (19.29%) Visual Studio
17 48 (18.90%) AngularJS
18 47 (18.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 44 (17.32%) Windows Server
20 42 (16.54%) Scrum
21 41 (16.14%) ASP.NET Web API
21 41 (16.14%) Web Development
21 41 (16.14%) .NET Framework
22 40 (15.75%) HTML5
23 37 (14.57%) TDD
24 36 (14.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 36 (14.17%) Finance
24 36 (14.17%) MS Excel
24 36 (14.17%) DevOps
25 35 (13.78%) Microsoft Azure

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 27 (10.63%) SharePoint
2 26 (10.24%) IIS
3 12 (4.72%) MS Exchange
4 6 (2.36%) ArcGIS
4 6 (2.36%) Oracle Spatial
4 6 (2.36%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.79%) Apache
6 2 (0.79%) Drupal
6 2 (0.79%) JBoss
6 2 (0.79%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.39%) Gentran
7 1 (0.39%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 36 (14.17%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.97%) MS Office
2 5 (1.97%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (2.76%) SAP CRM
2 4 (1.57%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.39%) GoldMine
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.39%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 35 (13.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (9.06%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (8.66%) SaaS
4 8 (3.15%) Office 365
5 4 (1.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.94%) Firewall
2 6 (2.36%) SAN
3 5 (1.97%) WAN
3 5 (1.97%) Wireshark
4 4 (1.57%) Network Security
4 4 (1.57%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.18%) Internet
5 3 (1.18%) LAN
6 2 (0.79%) iSCSI
6 2 (0.79%) LDAP
6 2 (0.79%) SMS
6 2 (0.79%) VLAN
6 2 (0.79%) Wireless
7 1 (0.39%) DHCP
7 1 (0.39%) DNS
7 1 (0.39%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (18.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 36 (14.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 33 (12.99%) SQL Server 2008
4 25 (9.84%) Data Warehouse
4 25 (9.84%) SQL Server 2012
5 22 (8.66%) Relational Database
6 21 (8.27%) MySQL
7 19 (7.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 13 (5.12%) NoSQL
9 10 (3.94%) OLAP
9 10 (3.94%) OLTP
9 10 (3.94%) SQL Server 2014
10 9 (3.54%) Power BI
10 9 (3.54%) SQL Server 2005
11 8 (3.15%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 6 (2.36%) GIS
12 6 (2.36%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (1.97%) Amazon RDS
13 5 (1.97%) QlikView
14 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 49 (19.29%) Visual Studio
2 20 (7.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (5.91%) JIRA
4 12 (4.72%) Git (software)
4 12 (4.72%) SpecFlow
5 11 (4.33%) TeamCity
6 10 (3.94%) NUnit
7 9 (3.54%) Subversion
8 7 (2.76%) HP UFT
9 5 (1.97%) Fiddler
10 4 (1.57%) Selenium
11 2 (0.79%) Grunt
11 2 (0.79%) PHPUnit
11 2 (0.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 2 (0.79%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.39%) FinalBuilder
12 1 (0.39%) Jasmine
12 1 (0.39%) NSubstitute
12 1 (0.39%) Rhino Mocks
12 1 (0.39%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 36 (14.17%) Finance
2 8 (3.15%) Banking
3 3 (1.18%) Advertising
3 3 (1.18%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.18%) Retail
4 2 (0.79%) Games
4 2 (0.79%) Music Industry
5 1 (0.39%) Automotive
5 1 (0.39%) Electronics
5 1 (0.39%) Marketing
5 1 (0.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 123 (48.43%) Developer
2 77 (30.31%) .NET Developer
3 70 (27.56%) C# Developer
4 53 (20.87%) C# .NET Developer
5 28 (11.02%) Senior Developer
6 27 (10.63%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 25 (9.84%) ASP.NET Developer
7 25 (9.84%) DBA
8 24 (9.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 23 (9.06%) Analyst
10 22 (8.66%) Senior .NET Developer
11 18 (7.09%) SQL DBA
12 17 (6.69%) Architect
13 16 (6.30%) Applications Support
14 15 (5.91%) Tester
15 14 (5.51%) Solutions Architect
16 13 (5.12%) Senior C# .NET Developer
16 13 (5.12%) Senior C# Developer
17 12 (4.72%) Administrator
17 12 (4.72%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (54.72%) .NET
2 119 (46.85%) ASP.NET
3 83 (32.68%) HTML
4 71 (27.95%) ASP.NET MVC
5 56 (22.05%) jQuery
6 53 (20.87%) CSS
7 52 (20.47%) Web Services
8 48 (18.90%) AngularJS
9 41 (16.14%) .NET Framework
9 41 (16.14%) ASP.NET Web API
10 40 (15.75%) HTML5
11 26 (10.24%) RESTful
11 26 (10.24%) WCF
12 21 (8.27%) WinForms
13 17 (6.69%) CSS3
13 17 (6.69%) RabbitMQ
14 16 (6.30%) Entity Framework
15 11 (4.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 10 (3.94%) REST
16 10 (3.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.27%) Clustering
2 15 (5.91%) Replication
3 14 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.94%) Linked Data
5 9 (3.54%) Computer Science
5 9 (3.54%) Management Information System
5 9 (3.54%) Virtual Team
6 8 (3.15%) Mobile App
7 6 (2.36%) iPad
8 5 (1.97%) User Experience
9 3 (1.18%) Wiki
10 2 (0.79%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.79%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.79%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.39%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 62 (24.41%) Windows
2 44 (17.32%) Windows Server
3 24 (9.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (5.91%) Linux
5 14 (5.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (1.97%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.57%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (40.55%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (34.25%) MVC
3 42 (16.54%) Scrum
4 41 (16.14%) Web Development
5 37 (14.57%) TDD
6 36 (14.17%) DevOps
7 32 (12.60%) SOA
8 29 (11.42%) BDD
9 27 (10.63%) Continuous Integration
10 26 (10.24%) SDLC
11 23 (9.06%) Software Delivery
12 22 (8.66%) Software Engineering
13 19 (7.48%) E-Commerce
13 19 (7.48%) Supplier Management
14 18 (7.09%) Business Intelligence
15 17 (6.69%) ITIL
15 17 (6.69%) Project Management
15 17 (6.69%) Unit Testing
16 16 (6.30%) Mentoring
16 16 (6.30%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 154 (60.63%) C#
2 113 (44.49%) SQL
3 75 (29.53%) JavaScript
4 60 (23.62%) T-SQL
5 32 (12.60%) Java
6 27 (10.63%) PowerShell
7 10 (3.94%) C
7 10 (3.94%) Ruby
8 7 (2.76%) ABAP
8 7 (2.76%) VBScript
9 6 (2.36%) Python
10 4 (1.57%) TypeScript
10 4 (1.57%) VB
11 2 (0.79%) C++
11 2 (0.79%) PHP
11 2 (0.79%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.79%) VBA
12 1 (0.39%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (7.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (7.48%) Degree
3 14 (5.51%) MCSA
4 12 (4.72%) MCSE
5 7 (2.76%) MCP
6 5 (1.97%) MCITP
7 3 (1.18%) CCNA
7 3 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.18%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.79%) VCP6
8 2 (0.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.39%) CCIP
9 1 (0.39%) CCNP
9 1 (0.39%) CCSP
9 1 (0.39%) MCSD
9 1 (0.39%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.94%) SLA
2 2 (0.79%) QA
3 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (4.33%) Active Directory
2 10 (3.94%) Virtual Servers
3 5 (1.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.57%) vSphere
5 2 (0.79%) VMware Server
5 2 (0.79%) XenApp
6 1 (0.39%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (2.76%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.57%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (1.18%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (0.79%) SCCM
4 2 (0.79%) Simpana
5 1 (0.39%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.39%) logstash
5 1 (0.39%) Oozie
5 1 (0.39%) WSUS
Vendors
1 89 (35.04%) Microsoft
2 25 (9.84%) Oracle
3 14 (5.51%) HP
4 9 (3.54%) SAP
5 8 (3.15%) VMware
6 7 (2.76%) Adobe
7 6 (2.36%) ESRI
8 5 (1.97%) CA
8 5 (1.97%) Cisco
9 4 (1.57%) Citrix
10 3 (1.18%) hybris
10 3 (1.18%) IBM
11 2 (0.79%) 3Com
11 2 (0.79%) Apple
11 2 (0.79%) CommVault
11 2 (0.79%) Dell
11 2 (0.79%) EMC
11 2 (0.79%) FalconStor
11 2 (0.79%) Fortinet
11 2 (0.79%) Intel Security
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