The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for SQL Server 2012 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Bedfordshire / Bedford
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 22 37
Rank change year-on-year -1 +15  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 7 21 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 5.74% 10.24% 3.66%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 22.58% 31.82% 13.51%
Number of salaries quoted 7 21 10
Median salary £36,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.11% +13.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

SQL Server 2012 is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Bedford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 31 66 74
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 25.41% 32.20% 27.11%
Number of salaries quoted 29 58 70
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £23,700 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £53,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedford citing SQL Server 2012 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2012 in Bedford

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 in Bedford.

Salary trend for SQL Server 2012 in Bedford

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 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 2012.

1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (56.25%) Windows
3 9 (56.25%) SQL
3 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (56.25%) Windows Server
4 8 (50.00%) SDLC
4 8 (50.00%) DevOps
4 8 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 8 (50.00%) .NET
4 8 (50.00%) IIS
5 7 (43.75%) C#
5 7 (43.75%) HTML
5 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
5 7 (43.75%) Visual Studio
5 7 (43.75%) CSS
5 7 (43.75%) Web Services
5 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
5 7 (43.75%) .NET Framework
5 7 (43.75%) WCF
5 7 (43.75%) MVC
5 7 (43.75%) CMS
5 7 (43.75%) SaaS
5 7 (43.75%) MVVM
5 7 (43.75%) Entity Framework

SQL Server 2012
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 8 (50.00%) IIS
2 7 (43.75%) CMS
2 7 (43.75%) EPiServer
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (43.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) DHCP
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Visual Studio
1 7 (43.75%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) C# Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Senior C# Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Senior Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Senior Systems Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Systems Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Azure DevOps
3 4 (25.00%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Azure Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Windows DevOps Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Lead DevOps
4 2 (12.50%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Implementation Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior DevOps
5 1 (6.25%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) .NET
2 7 (43.75%) .NET Framework
2 7 (43.75%) AngularJS
2 7 (43.75%) CSS
2 7 (43.75%) Entity Framework
2 7 (43.75%) HTML
2 7 (43.75%) jQuery
2 7 (43.75%) WCF
2 7 (43.75%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
1 9 (56.25%) Windows Server
1 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2008
1 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) DevOps
2 8 (50.00%) SDLC
3 7 (43.75%) Continuous Delivery
3 7 (43.75%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 7 (43.75%) IT Strategy
3 7 (43.75%) MVC
3 7 (43.75%) MVVM
3 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 8 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 7 (43.75%) C#
3 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle