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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 29 32 29
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 9 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 3.98% 4.59% 5.97%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.00% 21.54% 14.73%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 19
Average salary £45,000 £43,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.04% +33.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £39,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £42,700
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
SQL Server 2008
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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
60 65 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 26.55% 21.31% 40.57%
Number of salaries quoted 56 52 122
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 13 February 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Luton

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (71.43%) Windows
3 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 8 (57.14%) .NET
3 8 (57.14%) C#
3 8 (57.14%) HTML
3 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 8 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (50.00%) CSS3
4 7 (50.00%) CSS
4 7 (50.00%) jQuery
4 7 (50.00%) HTML5
5 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
6 5 (35.71%) ITIL
6 5 (35.71%) Visual Studio
6 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
6 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (35.71%) Clustering
6 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (35.71%) SCOM
6 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
7 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (28.57%) MVC
7 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (28.57%) SQL
7 4 (28.57%) Java

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 4 (28.57%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (28.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Intranet
2 1 (7.14%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.14%) Automotive
1 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 5 (35.71%) DBA
3 5 (35.71%) SQL DBA
3 5 (35.71%) SQL Server DBA
4 3 (21.43%) Senior .NET Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) .NET
1 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET
1 8 (57.14%) HTML
2 7 (50.00%) CSS
2 7 (50.00%) CSS3
2 7 (50.00%) HTML5
2 7 (50.00%) jQuery
3 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
3 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (21.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
2 5 (35.71%) ITIL
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 4 (28.57%) MVC
3 4 (28.57%) SDLC
4 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Testing
5 1 (7.14%) BDD
5 1 (7.14%) High Availability
5 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
5 1 (7.14%) IT Audit
5 1 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) C#
1 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
3 4 (28.57%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) VB.NET
4 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Avaya
2 1 (7.14%) Dell
2 1 (7.14%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.14%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) VMware