Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for SQL Server 2008 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 40 38
Rank change year-on-year +6 -2 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 8 21 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 3.10% 6.10% 6.89%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.29% 26.58% 20.44%
Number of salaries quoted 8 19 37
Bedford median annual salary £35,750 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.88% +10.39% -14.44%
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £48,250 £53,125 £47,500
Bedfordshire median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year -17.65% -3.41% +2.33%

SQL Server 2008 is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Bedford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 56 79 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 21.71% 22.97% 33.71%
Number of salaries quoted 45 62 168
Bedford median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,325 £32,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £52,500 £55,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +8.70% +2.22%

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings citing SQL Server 2008 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in Bedford

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in Bedford.

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in Bedford

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Bedford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in Bedford over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2008 in Bedford

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 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 Bedford region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (75.00%) Entity Framework
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (50.00%) Web Development
3 4 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (50.00%) HTML5
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (25.00%) CMS
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (25.00%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (25.00%) MCP
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) MVVM
4 2 (25.00%) WCF
4 2 (25.00%) jQuery
4 2 (25.00%) EPiServer
4 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) IT Strategy
4 2 (25.00%) Digital Transformation Programme

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford 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 2 (25.00%) CMS
1 2 (25.00%) EPiServer
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
1 1 (12.50%) PaaS
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) Network Security
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Systems Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Developer
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Azure Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Server Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
1 6 (75.00%) .NET Framework
1 6 (75.00%) Entity Framework
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) jQuery
3 2 (25.00%) WCF
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
1 1 (12.50%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (25.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 2 (25.00%) IT Strategy
3 2 (25.00%) MVVM
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) High Availability
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Proactive Monitoring
4 1 (12.50%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCP
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) A+ Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) MCSA
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) MCTS
2 1 (12.50%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) vSphere
1 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) CA
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) CommVault
2 1 (12.50%) EMC
2 1 (12.50%) FalconStor
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) McAfee
2 1 (12.50%) VMware