The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 28 15 38
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +23
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 24 39 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 5.88% 11.14% 6.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.05% 28.26% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 24 37 15
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server 2008
Bedfordshire

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

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
133 138 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 32.60% 39.43% 36.03%
Number of salaries quoted 112 133 125
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £77,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Luton region.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Luton

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Luton region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Luton

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Luton region citing SQL Server 2008 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 SQL Server 2008.

1 50 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 40 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 35 (70.00%) .NET
3 35 (70.00%) C#
4 31 (62.00%) ASP.NET
5 29 (58.00%) SQL
5 29 (58.00%) WCF
6 28 (56.00%) Visual Studio
7 27 (54.00%) Web Services
8 26 (52.00%) JavaScript
9 22 (44.00%) VB.NET
9 22 (44.00%) Windows
10 20 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 19 (38.00%) Microsoft
12 18 (36.00%) Team Foundation Server
13 17 (34.00%) MVC
14 16 (32.00%) Scrum
14 16 (32.00%) TDD
14 16 (32.00%) Subversion
14 16 (32.00%) TeamCity
15 15 (30.00%) Waterfall
15 15 (30.00%) jQuery
15 15 (30.00%) CSS
15 15 (30.00%) HTML
15 15 (30.00%) C
16 13 (26.00%) XML
16 13 (26.00%) XSLT
16 13 (26.00%) WSDL
16 13 (26.00%) CMS
17 12 (24.00%) ETL

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Luton region citing SQL Server 2008 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 SQL Server 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (26.00%) CMS
2 3 (6.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (6.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.00%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (2.00%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.00%) Lync
3 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.00%) MS Office
2 2 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (24.00%) Internet
2 4 (8.00%) SAN
3 1 (2.00%) Network Security
3 1 (2.00%) Firewall
3 1 (2.00%) DHCP
3 1 (2.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 40 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 20 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (24.00%) Relational Database
5 11 (22.00%) SQL Server 2000
6 8 (16.00%) RDBMS
7 7 (14.00%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (12.00%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (4.00%) MySQL
10 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 28 (56.00%) Visual Studio
2 18 (36.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (32.00%) Subversion
3 16 (32.00%) TeamCity
4 3 (6.00%) MSBuild
Job Titles
1 31 (62.00%) Developer
2 23 (46.00%) .NET Developer
3 17 (34.00%) Analyst
4 10 (20.00%) Analyst Programmer
4 10 (20.00%) Programmer
5 9 (18.00%) Technical Analyst
6 8 (16.00%) .NET Analyst Programmer
6 8 (16.00%) .NET Programmer
6 8 (16.00%) Developer Analyst
7 7 (14.00%) Web Developer
8 6 (12.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (12.00%) VB.NET Developer
8 6 (12.00%) Senior Developer
8 6 (12.00%) C# Developer
9 5 (10.00%) Software Developer
10 4 (8.00%) Junior
10 4 (8.00%) DBA
10 4 (8.00%) SQL Server DBA
10 4 (8.00%) SQL DBA
10 4 (8.00%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (70.00%) .NET
2 31 (62.00%) ASP.NET
3 29 (58.00%) WCF
4 27 (54.00%) Web Services
5 15 (30.00%) jQuery
5 15 (30.00%) CSS
5 15 (30.00%) HTML
6 13 (26.00%) XML
6 13 (26.00%) XSLT
6 13 (26.00%) WSDL
7 11 (22.00%) .NET Framework
8 10 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (6.00%) WPF
9 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (4.00%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 2 (4.00%) Razor View Engine
10 2 (4.00%) JSP
10 2 (4.00%) NHibernate
10 2 (4.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.00%) Clustering
2 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 22 (44.00%) Windows
2 3 (6.00%) UNIX
2 3 (6.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.00%) MVC
2 16 (32.00%) Scrum
2 16 (32.00%) TDD
3 15 (30.00%) Waterfall
4 12 (24.00%) ETL
5 10 (20.00%) Data Transformation
6 9 (18.00%) E-Commerce
7 8 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (14.00%) Workflow
8 7 (14.00%) CRM
8 7 (14.00%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (14.00%) Data Management
9 6 (12.00%) BCP
10 4 (8.00%) B2B
10 4 (8.00%) Service Delivery
11 3 (6.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (6.00%) Software Engineering
11 3 (6.00%) Regression Testing
11 3 (6.00%) OOP
11 3 (6.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (70.00%) C#
2 29 (58.00%) SQL
3 26 (52.00%) JavaScript
4 22 (44.00%) VB.NET
5 15 (30.00%) C
6 9 (18.00%) T-SQL
7 8 (16.00%) Groovy
8 7 (14.00%) VB
8 7 (14.00%) PHP
9 6 (12.00%) VB6
10 3 (6.00%) PowerShell
10 3 (6.00%) Perl
11 2 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (18.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) SLA
1 2 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.00%) XenApp
1 1 (2.00%) XenServer
1 1 (2.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (38.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle
2 2 (4.00%) Adobe
3 1 (2.00%) VMware
3 1 (2.00%) LANDesk
3 1 (2.00%) HP
3 1 (2.00%) Citrix
Luton, Bedfordshire
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