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

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Bedfordshire / Leighton Buzzard
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 5 1
Rank change year-on-year +4 -4  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 9 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leighton Buzzard 90.00% 50.00% 57.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 4
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -9.09%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server 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 Leighton Buzzard with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Leighton Buzzard
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 9 4 4
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leighton Buzzard 90.00% 50.00% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 4
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -23.07%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Leighton Buzzard

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leighton Buzzard citing SQL Server 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 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 in Leighton Buzzard.

Salary trend for SQL Server in Leighton Buzzard

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server 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 Leighton Buzzard region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (75.00%) WCF
2 9 (75.00%) WPF
2 9 (75.00%) NHibernate
2 9 (75.00%) Streaming Music
2 9 (75.00%) MVVM
2 9 (75.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 9 (75.00%) Moq
2 9 (75.00%) BDD
2 9 (75.00%) Web Application Development
2 9 (75.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 9 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 9 (75.00%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) MVC
2 9 (75.00%) Scrum
2 9 (75.00%) WinForms
2 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) TDD
2 9 (75.00%) NUnit
2 9 (75.00%) Kanban
2 9 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (25.00%) HTML5
3 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) HTML
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) VB

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leighton Buzzard 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:

Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Moq
1 9 (75.00%) NUnit
1 9 (75.00%) Rhino Mocks
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) .NET Developer
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) VB Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 9 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 9 (75.00%) NHibernate
2 9 (75.00%) WCF
2 9 (75.00%) WinForms
2 9 (75.00%) WPF
3 3 (25.00%) HTML
3 3 (25.00%) HTML5
3 3 (25.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Greenfield Project
1 9 (75.00%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (75.00%) BDD
1 9 (75.00%) Kanban
1 9 (75.00%) MVC
1 9 (75.00%) MVVM
1 9 (75.00%) Scrum
1 9 (75.00%) TDD
1 9 (75.00%) Web Application Development
2 3 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft