The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leighton Buzzard region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 1 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 9 30 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leighton Buzzard 100.00% 100.00% 62.96%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 100.00% 100.00% 85.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 30 17
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server
Bedfordshire

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 Leighton Buzzard region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Leighton Buzzard
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
9 30 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leighton Buzzard 100.00% 100.00% 74.07%
Number of salaries quoted 9 30 20
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Leighton Buzzard

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Leighton Buzzard region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Leighton Buzzard

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Leighton Buzzard

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Leighton Buzzard region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in Leighton Buzzard

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leighton Buzzard

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leighton Buzzard 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 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (64.71%) ASP.NET
3 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 9 (52.94%) C#
3 9 (52.94%) MVC
4 8 (47.06%) HTML
4 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
4 8 (47.06%) VB.NET
4 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (47.06%) Internet
4 8 (47.06%) CSS
4 8 (47.06%) jQuery
5 6 (35.29%) WinForms
6 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
6 5 (29.41%) SQL
6 5 (29.41%) Ajax
6 5 (29.41%) Web Development
6 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (23.53%) Degree
7 4 (23.53%) Mathematics
7 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
7 4 (23.53%) WCF
7 4 (23.53%) Silverlight
7 4 (23.53%) VB
7 4 (23.53%) Project Management
7 4 (23.53%) VB6
7 4 (23.53%) VC++
8 3 (17.65%) PhD
8 3 (17.65%) OOP

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Leighton Buzzard by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leighton Buzzard 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (11.76%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) Programmer
3 5 (29.41%) Team Leader
4 4 (23.53%) Graduate
4 4 (23.53%) Web Team Leader
5 3 (17.65%) .NET Developer
5 3 (17.65%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Development Team Leader
6 1 (5.88%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Team Leader
6 1 (5.88%) Lead Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (64.71%) ASP.NET
3 8 (47.06%) CSS
3 8 (47.06%) jQuery
3 8 (47.06%) HTML
4 6 (35.29%) WinForms
5 5 (29.41%) Ajax
6 4 (23.53%) WCF
6 4 (23.53%) Silverlight
6 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (5.88%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Mathematics
1 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) MVC
2 5 (29.41%) Web Development
3 4 (23.53%) Project Management
4 3 (17.65%) OOP
4 3 (17.65%) OO
5 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Performance Management
6 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) C#
2 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
2 8 (47.06%) VB.NET
3 5 (29.41%) SQL
4 4 (23.53%) VC++
4 4 (23.53%) VB6
4 4 (23.53%) VB
5 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (23.53%) Degree
3 3 (17.65%) PhD
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 50k + benefits including ongoing Microsoft Certifications
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 50k plus benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago