The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 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 over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 3 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 93 114 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 25.27% 26.09% 16.89%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 84.55% 72.61% 65.63%
Number of salaries quoted 79 97 54
Average salary £45,000 £46,500 £34,678
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +34.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £35,000 £27,150
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
SQL Server
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
110 157 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 29.89% 35.93% 25.74%
Number of salaries quoted 95 139 83
Average salary £45,000 £43,900 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +15.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Luton

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Luton

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Luton region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Luton

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Luton region citing SQL Server 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.

1 111 (75.00%) .NET
2 90 (60.81%) C#
3 87 (58.78%) ASP.NET
4 80 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
5 75 (50.68%) JavaScript
6 65 (43.92%) MVC
7 61 (41.22%) HTML
7 61 (41.22%) Microsoft
8 58 (39.19%) ASP.NET MVC
9 47 (31.76%) SQL
10 43 (29.05%) Windows
11 42 (28.38%) CSS
11 42 (28.38%) jQuery
12 40 (27.03%) MS Excel
13 36 (24.32%) E-Commerce
14 34 (22.97%) Scrum
15 33 (22.30%) TDD
16 31 (20.95%) Microsoft Azure
17 27 (18.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 26 (17.57%) SQL Server 2008
18 26 (17.57%) Business Intelligence
18 26 (17.57%) Web Services
19 25 (16.89%) .NET Framework
20 23 (15.54%) JIRA
21 22 (14.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 22 (14.86%) BDD
22 21 (14.19%) PowerShell
22 21 (14.19%) IIS
23 20 (13.51%) ETL
23 20 (13.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Luton region citing SQL Server 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (14.19%) IIS
2 14 (9.46%) SharePoint
3 10 (6.76%) NServiceBus
4 6 (4.05%) CMS
5 4 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (2.03%) Node.js
7 2 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 40 (27.03%) MS Excel
2 12 (8.11%) MS Office
3 3 (2.03%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.03%) MS Project
3 3 (2.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 31 (20.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (8.78%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.70%) SAN
1 4 (2.70%) Internet
2 3 (2.03%) Intranet
2 3 (2.03%) Firewall
2 3 (2.03%) LAN
2 3 (2.03%) WAN
3 2 (1.35%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.68%) MPLS
4 1 (0.68%) DNS
4 1 (0.68%) DHCP
4 1 (0.68%) FTP
4 1 (0.68%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (18.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 26 (17.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (14.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (13.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 13 (8.78%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (8.78%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (8.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (4.05%) Relational Database
7 5 (3.38%) SQL Server 2000
7 5 (3.38%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (2.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (2.03%) OLAP Cube
9 3 (2.03%) OLAP
10 2 (1.35%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (1.35%) MySQL
10 2 (1.35%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.68%) MOLAP
11 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.68%) ROLAP
11 1 (0.68%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 23 (15.54%) JIRA
2 18 (12.16%) TeamCity
3 17 (11.49%) Git (software)
3 17 (11.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (10.81%) Visual Studio
5 13 (8.78%) NUnit
6 10 (6.76%) Rhino Mocks
6 10 (6.76%) FinalBuilder
6 10 (6.76%) SpecFlow
6 10 (6.76%) Jasmine
6 10 (6.76%) Log4Net
6 10 (6.76%) NSubstitute
7 2 (1.35%) Selenium
7 2 (1.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.68%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.68%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.68%) Subversion
General
1 11 (7.43%) Finance
1 11 (7.43%) Banking
2 3 (2.03%) Legal
2 3 (2.03%) Retail
3 2 (1.35%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.68%) Retail Banking
4 1 (0.68%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 87 (58.78%) Developer
2 37 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 26 (17.57%) Web Developer
4 24 (16.22%) Senior Developer
5 16 (10.81%) Software Developer
6 14 (9.46%) Senior .NET Developer
6 14 (9.46%) C# Developer
7 13 (8.78%) Analyst
7 13 (8.78%) .NET Software Developer
8 11 (7.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 11 (7.43%) C# .NET Developer
9 10 (6.76%) Configuration Engineer
10 9 (6.08%) Software Engineer
10 9 (6.08%) .NET Software Engineer
10 9 (6.08%) Senior Software Developer
11 8 (5.41%) Senior Web Developer
11 8 (5.41%) Architect
12 7 (4.73%) Senior Software Engineer
12 7 (4.73%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
12 7 (4.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (75.00%) .NET
2 87 (58.78%) ASP.NET
3 61 (41.22%) HTML
4 58 (39.19%) ASP.NET MVC
5 42 (28.38%) CSS
5 42 (28.38%) jQuery
6 26 (17.57%) Web Services
7 25 (16.89%) .NET Framework
8 16 (10.81%) HTML5
8 16 (10.81%) ASP.NET Web API
9 15 (10.14%) COM
9 15 (10.14%) WCF
10 13 (8.78%) CSS3
10 13 (8.78%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 11 (7.43%) AngularJS
11 11 (7.43%) Entity Framework
12 10 (6.76%) Castle Windsor
12 10 (6.76%) KnockoutJS
12 10 (6.76%) MDX
13 9 (6.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.78%) User Experience
2 10 (6.76%) Clustering
3 6 (4.05%) Mathematics
3 6 (4.05%) Client/Server
3 6 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.70%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.03%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.03%) Replication
6 2 (1.35%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.35%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.68%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 43 (29.05%) Windows
2 11 (7.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (2.03%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (2.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.35%) Windows Vista
4 2 (1.35%) Android
4 2 (1.35%) Windows 2000
4 2 (1.35%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.68%) Linux
5 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (43.92%) MVC
3 36 (24.32%) E-Commerce
4 34 (22.97%) Scrum
5 33 (22.30%) TDD
6 26 (17.57%) Business Intelligence
7 22 (14.86%) BDD
8 20 (13.51%) ETL
9 19 (12.84%) Software Engineering
10 15 (10.14%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (9.46%) ITIL
11 14 (9.46%) OO
12 13 (8.78%) Kanban
13 12 (8.11%) Continuous Delivery
13 12 (8.11%) Data Modelling
14 10 (6.76%) Configuration Management
14 10 (6.76%) OOP
15 9 (6.08%) ERP
15 9 (6.08%) Migration
15 9 (6.08%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 90 (60.81%) C#
2 75 (50.68%) JavaScript
3 47 (31.76%) SQL
4 21 (14.19%) PowerShell
5 19 (12.84%) VB.NET
6 15 (10.14%) T-SQL
7 10 (6.76%) Ruby
8 6 (4.05%) C
8 6 (4.05%) VB
9 5 (3.38%) Java
10 4 (2.70%) VBA
11 1 (0.68%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (7.43%) ISEB
2 10 (6.76%) Degree
3 7 (4.73%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.03%) MCP
5 2 (1.35%) MCSE
5 2 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.11%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (2.70%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.35%) DFS Replication
2 2 (1.35%) vSphere
2 2 (1.35%) VMware ESX
2 2 (1.35%) Terminal Server
2 2 (1.35%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 10 (6.76%) logstash
2 3 (2.03%) SCCM
2 3 (2.03%) SCOM
3 1 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 61 (41.22%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.43%) VMware
3 10 (6.76%) Oracle
4 7 (4.73%) Citrix
5 4 (2.70%) Sybase
6 3 (2.03%) CheckPoint
6 3 (2.03%) HP
7 2 (1.35%) SolarWinds
7 2 (1.35%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.35%) Websense
7 2 (1.35%) Juniper
8 1 (0.68%) Nintex
8 1 (0.68%) SAP
8 1 (0.68%) Infor
8 1 (0.68%) F5
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