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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 223 319 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 20.42% 27.38% 19.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 72.88% 78.96% 66.46%
Number of salaries quoted 198 296 199
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £34,000 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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
306 404 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 28.02% 34.68% 29.54%
Number of salaries quoted 270 377 300
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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
Luton -2 93 £45,000 -3.22% 9
Bedford -2 54 £47,500 +5.55% 9
Leighton Buzzard 0 9 £50,000 +11.11%
Dunstable -1 8 £40,000 +23.07% 1
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 268 (65.53%) .NET
2 240 (58.68%) C#
3 216 (52.81%) ASP.NET
4 184 (44.99%) Agile Software Development
5 183 (44.74%) Microsoft
6 174 (42.54%) MVC
7 173 (42.30%) JavaScript
8 158 (38.63%) HTML
9 153 (37.41%) SQL
10 136 (33.25%) ASP.NET MVC
11 130 (31.78%) jQuery
11 130 (31.78%) Windows
12 122 (29.83%) CSS
13 104 (25.43%) SQL Server 2008
14 102 (24.94%) MS Excel
15 90 (22.00%) Scrum
16 83 (20.29%) TDD
17 79 (19.32%) .NET Framework
18 72 (17.60%) Visual Studio
19 70 (17.11%) ITIL
19 70 (17.11%) WCF
20 61 (14.91%) Web Services
21 60 (14.67%) Oracle
22 59 (14.43%) Entity Framework
23 57 (13.94%) IIS
24 56 (13.69%) E-Commerce
25 53 (12.96%) SQL Server 2012
26 52 (12.71%) Team Foundation Server
27 49 (11.98%) VMware
28 48 (11.74%) Citrix

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 57 (13.94%) IIS
2 43 (10.51%) SharePoint
3 34 (8.31%) MS Exchange
4 26 (6.36%) Exchange Server 2010
5 23 (5.62%) Apache
5 23 (5.62%) Tomcat
5 23 (5.62%) WebLogic
6 22 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2007
6 22 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2003
7 18 (4.40%) CMS
8 16 (3.91%) Node.js
9 14 (3.42%) NServiceBus
10 8 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
11 7 (1.71%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (0.98%) LiveLink
13 2 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
14 1 (0.24%) Lync
14 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
14 1 (0.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 102 (24.94%) MS Excel
2 31 (7.58%) MS Office
3 9 (2.20%) MS Project
4 5 (1.22%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.24%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.24%) Sage CRM
2 1 (0.24%) Orchard Housing
2 1 (0.24%) Aareon QL
2 1 (0.24%) OPENHousing
2 1 (0.24%) MIS ActiveH
2 1 (0.24%) Academy Housing
2 1 (0.24%) arcHouse
2 1 (0.24%) Infor CRM
2 1 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 41 (10.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (3.91%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.96%) Office 365
4 7 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.24%) SaaS
5 1 (0.24%) IaaS
5 1 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.24%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 21 (5.13%) Internet
2 12 (2.93%) TCP/IP
3 10 (2.44%) SAN
4 9 (2.20%) Network Security
5 7 (1.71%) Firewall
6 6 (1.47%) LAN
6 6 (1.47%) WAN
6 6 (1.47%) DHCP
7 4 (0.98%) Intranet
8 3 (0.73%) MPLS
9 2 (0.49%) DNS
9 2 (0.49%) SMTP
9 2 (0.49%) VLAN
9 2 (0.49%) NAS
9 2 (0.49%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (0.24%) NetScaler
10 1 (0.24%) LDAP
10 1 (0.24%) FTP
10 1 (0.24%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (25.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 53 (12.96%) SQL Server 2012
3 37 (9.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 35 (8.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 33 (8.07%) SQL Server 2005
6 31 (7.58%) MySQL
7 30 (7.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 25 (6.11%) Data Warehouse
9 23 (5.62%) Relational Database
10 19 (4.65%) SQL Server 2000
10 19 (4.65%) Crystal Reports
11 13 (3.18%) Oracle Database
11 13 (3.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 11 (2.69%) NoSQL
13 10 (2.44%) Oracle Database 10g
13 10 (2.44%) OLAP
13 10 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
13 10 (2.44%) OLAP Cube
14 7 (1.71%) Big Data
15 5 (1.22%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 72 (17.60%) Visual Studio
2 52 (12.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 35 (8.56%) Git (software)
4 30 (7.33%) TeamCity
5 25 (6.11%) JIRA
6 23 (5.62%) NUnit
7 19 (4.65%) Rhino Mocks
8 17 (4.16%) Subversion
9 12 (2.93%) NSubstitute
10 11 (2.69%) Jasmine
10 11 (2.69%) SpecFlow
10 11 (2.69%) FinalBuilder
10 11 (2.69%) Log4Net
11 8 (1.96%) Moq
12 6 (1.47%) Selenium
13 4 (0.98%) MSBuild
14 2 (0.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 2 (0.49%) MSTest
15 1 (0.24%) Eclipse
General
1 21 (5.13%) Finance
2 17 (4.16%) Banking
3 11 (2.69%) Advertising
4 10 (2.44%) Retail
5 9 (2.20%) Automotive
6 6 (1.47%) Aerospace
7 5 (1.22%) Marketing
8 4 (0.98%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.73%) Retail Banking
9 3 (0.73%) Legal
10 2 (0.49%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.49%) French Language
10 2 (0.49%) German Language
10 2 (0.49%) Hindi Language
11 1 (0.24%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.24%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 223 (54.52%) Developer
2 91 (22.25%) .NET Developer
3 53 (12.96%) C# Developer
4 47 (11.49%) Analyst
5 46 (11.25%) Web Developer
6 43 (10.51%) C# .NET Developer
7 41 (10.02%) Senior Developer
8 32 (7.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 30 (7.33%) Support Analyst
9 30 (7.33%) Applications Support
10 28 (6.85%) Consultant
11 26 (6.36%) Software Developer
11 26 (6.36%) Architect
12 23 (5.62%) Applications Support Analyst
13 21 (5.13%) Senior .NET Developer
14 19 (4.65%) ASP.NET Developer
15 17 (4.16%) Development Manager
16 15 (3.67%) AWS Developer
16 15 (3.67%) Software Engineer
16 15 (3.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 268 (65.53%) .NET
2 216 (52.81%) ASP.NET
3 158 (38.63%) HTML
4 136 (33.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 130 (31.78%) jQuery
6 122 (29.83%) CSS
7 79 (19.32%) .NET Framework
8 70 (17.11%) WCF
9 61 (14.91%) Web Services
10 59 (14.43%) Entity Framework
11 38 (9.29%) HTML5
12 35 (8.56%) Ajax
12 35 (8.56%) AngularJS
12 35 (8.56%) ASP.NET Web API
13 34 (8.31%) Silverlight
14 32 (7.82%) XML
15 29 (7.09%) WPF
16 27 (6.60%) LINQ
17 26 (6.36%) J2EE
18 24 (5.87%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 22 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (4.16%) User Experience
2 17 (4.16%) Management Information System
2 17 (4.16%) N-Tier
3 14 (3.42%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (3.18%) Clustering
5 9 (2.20%) Mathematics
5 9 (2.20%) Replication
6 8 (1.96%) Computer Science
7 7 (1.71%) Data Structures
7 7 (1.71%) Client/Server
8 6 (1.47%) GIS
8 6 (1.47%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.49%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.24%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.24%) RIA
10 1 (0.24%) Statistics
10 1 (0.24%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 130 (31.78%) Windows
2 45 (11.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (8.31%) UNIX
4 30 (7.33%) Linux
4 30 (7.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 29 (7.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (5.62%) Solaris
7 7 (1.71%) Windows 7
8 5 (1.22%) Windows XP
9 4 (0.98%) Android
10 3 (0.73%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.49%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.49%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (44.99%) Agile Software Development
2 174 (42.54%) MVC
3 90 (22.00%) Scrum
4 83 (20.29%) TDD
5 70 (17.11%) ITIL
6 56 (13.69%) E-Commerce
7 46 (11.25%) Software Engineering
8 43 (10.51%) Web Development
9 37 (9.05%) Business Intelligence
10 35 (8.56%) BDD
11 30 (7.33%) ETL
12 29 (7.09%) Continuous Integration
13 26 (6.36%) Kanban
14 25 (6.11%) OO
15 24 (5.87%) Mentoring
16 23 (5.62%) Disaster Recovery
16 23 (5.62%) Service Management
17 22 (5.38%) Migration
18 20 (4.89%) Performance Management
19 19 (4.65%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 240 (58.68%) C#
2 173 (42.30%) JavaScript
3 153 (37.41%) SQL
4 44 (10.76%) T-SQL
5 38 (9.29%) VB.NET
6 31 (7.58%) PowerShell
7 30 (7.33%) Java
8 23 (5.62%) Shell Script
8 23 (5.62%) PL/SQL
9 22 (5.38%) Ruby
9 22 (5.38%) VB
10 16 (3.91%) VBA
11 13 (3.18%) VB6
12 10 (2.44%) C
13 8 (1.96%) VC++
14 6 (1.47%) VBScript
15 4 (0.98%) Perl
16 3 (0.73%) XAML
17 1 (0.24%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 46 (11.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (8.80%) Degree
3 27 (6.60%) MCSE
4 26 (6.36%) MCSA
4 26 (6.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 23 (5.62%) MCP
6 20 (4.89%) VCP5
7 12 (2.93%) ISEB
8 8 (1.96%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.49%) MCTS
9 2 (0.49%) VCP4
10 1 (0.24%) MCITP
10 1 (0.24%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.24%) CCNA
10 1 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.24%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.62%) SLA
2 13 (3.18%) QA
System Software
1 45 (11.00%) Active Directory
2 31 (7.58%) XenApp
3 29 (7.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 28 (6.85%) vSphere
5 25 (6.11%) VMware ESX
6 5 (1.22%) ISA Server
7 3 (0.73%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (0.49%) Terminal Server
8 2 (0.49%) Xen
8 2 (0.49%) DFS Replication
8 2 (0.49%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.24%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 11 (2.69%) logstash
2 6 (1.47%) MOM
2 6 (1.47%) SCCM
3 4 (0.98%) SCOM
4 3 (0.73%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (0.73%) WSUS
5 1 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.24%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 183 (44.74%) Microsoft
2 60 (14.67%) Oracle
3 49 (11.98%) VMware
4 48 (11.74%) Citrix
5 24 (5.87%) Intel
6 10 (2.44%) Facebook
7 5 (1.22%) HP
7 5 (1.22%) Telerik
8 4 (0.98%) OpenText
8 4 (0.98%) Sybase
8 4 (0.98%) Nintex
8 4 (0.98%) Tieto
9 3 (0.73%) LANDesk
9 3 (0.73%) CheckPoint
9 3 (0.73%) McAfee
10 2 (0.49%) Websense
10 2 (0.49%) Juniper
10 2 (0.49%) CommVault
10 2 (0.49%) Cisco
10 2 (0.49%) Business Objects
Bedford, Bedfordshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £34,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Advancing People Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Palm Mason
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £43,000 to £48,000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Henderson Scott
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Mortimer Bell International
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Searchability
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Aspire People IT
Salary: £0 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Aspire People IT
Salary: £0 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sandy, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sandy, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago