The table below looks at the statistics 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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 49 22 57
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +35
Permanent jobs citing Internet 7 31 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.71% 8.49% 1.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.97% 28.18% 6.61%
Number of salaries quoted 7 29 7
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £26,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £67,500 £68,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Internet
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
78 110 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 19.02% 30.14% 28.27%
Number of salaries quoted 66 106 109
Average salary £57,000 £44,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.08% +3.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £31,331 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 September 2014.

Internet Salary Histogram in Luton

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 17 (85.00%) .NET
1 17 (85.00%) SQL Server
1 17 (85.00%) Web Services
2 16 (80.00%) C#
2 16 (80.00%) Relational Database
3 12 (60.00%) Data Transformation
3 12 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (60.00%) Visual Studio
3 12 (60.00%) Windows
3 12 (60.00%) ETL
4 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (50.00%) SQL
4 10 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 10 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 8 (40.00%) VB.NET
5 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 8 (40.00%) RDBMS
5 8 (40.00%) Groovy
5 8 (40.00%) WCF
6 7 (35.00%) Oracle
6 7 (35.00%) Change Management
7 6 (30.00%) Line Management
8 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
8 5 (25.00%) MySQL
9 4 (20.00%) Project Management
9 4 (20.00%) Waterfall
10 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
10 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (15.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (5.00%) Liferay
3 1 (5.00%) ColdFusion
3 1 (5.00%) IIS
3 1 (5.00%) Apache
3 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
1 1 (5.00%) LAN
1 1 (5.00%) WAN
1 1 (5.00%) VPN
1 1 (5.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (85.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (80.00%) Relational Database
3 12 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 10 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (40.00%) RDBMS
6 5 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (60.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.00%) Selenium
3 1 (5.00%) JMeter
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Developer
1 10 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 9 (45.00%) Analyst
3 8 (40.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 8 (40.00%) Programmer
3 8 (40.00%) Developer Analyst
3 8 (40.00%) .NET Analyst Programmer
3 8 (40.00%) .NET Programmer
4 3 (15.00%) Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Lead Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Development Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Junior
5 2 (10.00%) Head of Development
5 2 (10.00%) Lead .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Delivery Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Service Performance Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Desktop Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (85.00%) .NET
1 17 (85.00%) Web Services
2 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (40.00%) WCF
4 3 (15.00%) XML
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.00%) Wiki
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 2000
2 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Data Transformation
1 12 (60.00%) ETL
2 7 (35.00%) Change Management
3 6 (30.00%) Line Management
4 4 (20.00%) Project Management
4 4 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (15.00%) AOP
5 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.00%) SOA
6 2 (10.00%) B2B
6 2 (10.00%) Scrum
6 2 (10.00%) Service Management
6 2 (10.00%) Document Management
6 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.00%) TDD
6 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
6 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (10.00%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) C#
2 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (50.00%) SQL
3 8 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 8 (40.00%) Groovy
4 2 (10.00%) C
5 1 (5.00%) VBScript
5 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
1 1 (5.00%) CCNA
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
1 1 (5.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco
4 1 (5.00%) Nimsoft
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix
4 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (5.00%) VMware
4 1 (5.00%) JBoss