The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Bedfordshire / Bedford
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 4 20
Rank change year-on-year -12 +16  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 12 58 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 9.30% 28.29% 10.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.49% 46.77% 27.10%
Number of salaries quoted 21 58 47
Median salary £30,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% -20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £50,938 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL is in the programming language 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 programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Bedford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 49 124 107
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 37.98% 60.49% 38.49%
Number of salaries quoted 196 332 325
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Bedford

SQL
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Salary trend for SQL in Bedford

SQL
Salary Histogram in Bedford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Bedford over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL in Bedford

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing SQL 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.

1 24 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 23 (54.76%) SaaS
3 22 (52.38%) Windows
3 22 (52.38%) Microsoft
3 22 (52.38%) Windows Server
4 19 (45.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (45.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (40.48%) C#
6 16 (38.10%) IIS
7 15 (35.71%) JavaScript
7 15 (35.71%) .NET
8 14 (33.33%) PowerShell
8 14 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 13 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (28.57%) ASP.NET
11 11 (26.19%) T-SQL
12 10 (23.81%) HTML
12 10 (23.81%) SDLC
13 9 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
13 9 (21.43%) Software Engineering
14 8 (19.05%) ITIL
14 8 (19.05%) DevOps
15 7 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
15 7 (16.67%) Entity Framework
15 7 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
15 7 (16.67%) C++
15 7 (16.67%) Python
15 7 (16.67%) Active Directory
15 7 (16.67%) .NET Framework
15 7 (16.67%) Degree

SQL
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 16 (38.10%) IIS
2 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.38%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 23 (54.76%) SaaS
2 14 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (11.90%) PaaS
4 4 (9.52%) Office 365
5 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) TCP/IP
2 3 (7.14%) Firewall
3 1 (2.38%) DHCP
3 1 (2.38%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 9 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (9.52%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (4.76%) NoSQL
6 2 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Selenium
1 3 (7.14%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (4.76%) Finance
1 2 (4.76%) Local Government
2 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (19.05%) Cloud Engineer
1 8 (19.05%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (16.67%) .NET Software Engineer
2 7 (16.67%) Analyst
2 7 (16.67%) C# Software Engineer
2 7 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
2 7 (16.67%) Cloud Software Engineer
2 7 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Administrator
4 4 (9.52%) Azure Administrator
4 4 (9.52%) Azure DevOps
4 4 (9.52%) Azure Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Server Administrator
4 4 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (9.52%) Windows Administrator
4 4 (9.52%) Windows Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Windows Server Administrator
4 4 (9.52%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (35.71%) .NET
2 12 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 10 (23.81%) HTML
4 7 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 7 (16.67%) Entity Framework
5 4 (9.52%) jQuery
6 3 (7.14%) CSS
7 2 (4.76%) AngularJS
7 2 (4.76%) Node.js
8 1 (2.38%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (52.38%) Windows
1 22 (52.38%) Windows Server
2 19 (45.24%) Windows Server 2008
2 19 (45.24%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (9.52%) Linux
5 3 (7.14%) Windows 10
5 3 (7.14%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.76%) Windows 8
6 2 (4.76%) Windows Vista
6 2 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (23.81%) SDLC
3 9 (21.43%) Software Engineering
4 8 (19.05%) DevOps
4 8 (19.05%) ITIL
5 7 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (14.29%) ITIL V3
7 4 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (9.52%) Data Modelling
7 4 (9.52%) High Availability
7 4 (9.52%) Performance Improvement
7 4 (9.52%) Time Management
7 4 (9.52%) Trend Analysis
8 3 (7.14%) Data Protection
8 3 (7.14%) Mentoring
8 3 (7.14%) Software Testing
8 3 (7.14%) Test Automation
8 3 (7.14%) Test Strategy
9 2 (4.76%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 17 (40.48%) C#
2 15 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 14 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 11 (26.19%) T-SQL
5 7 (16.67%) C++
5 7 (16.67%) Python
6 6 (14.29%) VBScript
7 3 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 7 (16.67%) Degree
2 6 (14.29%) MCSA
2 6 (14.29%) MCSE
2 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (11.90%) MCP
4 1 (2.38%) CCIP
4 1 (2.38%) CCNA
4 1 (2.38%) CCNP
4 1 (2.38%) CCSP
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (2.38%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.90%) Oracle
3 4 (9.52%) Citrix
4 3 (7.14%) VMware
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco
5 1 (2.38%) Veeam
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