The first table below looks at the demand for Internet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Luton region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 40 43 19
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -24
Permanent jobs citing Internet 19 13 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 4.41% 2.93% 8.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% 12.75% 27.13%
Number of salaries quoted 19 12 29
Average salary £75,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+97.36% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,464 £35,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
95 102 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 22.04% 22.97% 30.86%
Number of salaries quoted 90 86 94
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,350 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Internet
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Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Internet across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Internet
Salary Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Internet across the Luton region.

Internet Salary Trend in Luton

Internet
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Internet across the Luton region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Internet Salary Histogram in Luton

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Luton region citing Internet 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 Internet.

1 23 (88.46%) Web Services
2 22 (84.62%) SQL Server
3 21 (80.77%) .NET
4 20 (76.92%) C#
4 20 (76.92%) Relational Database
5 17 (65.38%) Change Management
6 16 (61.54%) XML
6 16 (61.54%) N-Tier
6 16 (61.54%) SOA
7 15 (57.69%) SharePoint
7 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
7 15 (57.69%) BizTalk Server
7 15 (57.69%) Oracle
7 15 (57.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (57.69%) AOP
7 15 (57.69%) Team Foundation Server
8 13 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
8 13 (50.00%) MS Excel
9 12 (46.15%) TDD
9 12 (46.15%) Refactoring
9 12 (46.15%) Unit Testing
9 12 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (26.92%) Data Transformation
10 7 (26.92%) SQL
10 7 (26.92%) Windows
11 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
11 6 (23.08%) ETL
11 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2000
11 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Luton region citing Internet 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 Internet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (57.69%) SharePoint
1 15 (57.69%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 13 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) Fireworks
2 1 (3.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) SAN
1 2 (7.69%) Intranet
1 2 (7.69%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 20 (76.92%) Relational Database
3 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2000
3 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (15.38%) RDBMS
6 2 (7.69%) MySQL
6 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 15 (57.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (19.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Architect
1 16 (61.54%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (19.23%) Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Analyst Programmer
3 4 (15.38%) Programmer
3 4 (15.38%) .NET Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Developer Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 3 (11.54%) .NET Programmer
4 3 (11.54%) .NET Analyst Programmer
5 2 (7.69%) SQL DBA
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (7.69%) DBA
5 2 (7.69%) Development Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (88.46%) Web Services
2 21 (80.77%) .NET
3 16 (61.54%) XML
4 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (11.54%) WCF
5 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
6 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
7 1 (3.85%) HTML5
7 1 (3.85%) HTML
7 1 (3.85%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (61.54%) N-Tier
2 13 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (7.69%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Change Management
2 16 (61.54%) SOA
3 15 (57.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (57.69%) AOP
4 12 (46.15%) TDD
4 12 (46.15%) Refactoring
4 12 (46.15%) Unit Testing
4 12 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (26.92%) Data Transformation
6 6 (23.08%) ETL
7 3 (11.54%) Project Management
8 2 (7.69%) Data Analysis
8 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
8 2 (7.69%) Scrum
8 2 (7.69%) Data Security
8 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
8 2 (7.69%) Memory Management
9 1 (3.85%) Master Data Management
9 1 (3.85%) Email Marketing
9 1 (3.85%) Internet Marketing
Programming Languages
1 20 (76.92%) C#
2 7 (26.92%) SQL
3 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 4 (15.38%) Groovy
5 3 (11.54%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
1 15 (57.69%) Oracle
2 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (3.85%) Adobe
2 1 (3.85%) Sybase