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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 39 81 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 15.85% 27.09% 24.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 81.25% 71.68% 72.73%
Number of salaries quoted 33 76 127
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £69,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
48 113 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 19.51% 37.79% 34.00%
Number of salaries quoted 42 108 175
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +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 26 January 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Luton

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 81 (72.32%) .NET
2 69 (61.61%) ASP.NET
3 64 (57.14%) C#
4 59 (52.68%) Agile Software Development
5 51 (45.54%) Microsoft
6 46 (41.07%) MVC
7 45 (40.18%) ASP.NET MVC
8 42 (37.50%) HTML
8 42 (37.50%) JavaScript
9 38 (33.93%) E-Commerce
10 37 (33.04%) SQL
10 37 (33.04%) Scrum
11 34 (30.36%) Web Services
12 33 (29.46%) BDD
13 32 (28.57%) JIRA
13 32 (28.57%) jQuery
14 30 (26.79%) WCF
14 30 (26.79%) Team Foundation Server
15 28 (25.00%) Ruby
15 28 (25.00%) MS Excel
15 28 (25.00%) Windows
16 27 (24.11%) TDD
17 25 (22.32%) TeamCity
17 25 (22.32%) OO
18 24 (21.43%) MS Office
18 24 (21.43%) Git (software)
18 24 (21.43%) PowerShell
18 24 (21.43%) KnockoutJS
19 23 (20.54%) ASP.NET Web API
19 23 (20.54%) Microsoft Azure

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 20 (17.86%) NServiceBus
2 15 (13.39%) IIS
3 11 (9.82%) SharePoint
4 7 (6.25%) CMS
4 7 (6.25%) Sitecore CMS
5 6 (5.36%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (2.68%) MQSeries
8 2 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.79%) JBoss
8 2 (1.79%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.79%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.89%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 28 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 24 (21.43%) MS Office
3 5 (4.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.79%) MS Project
4 2 (1.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 23 (20.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.79%) Office 365
4 1 (0.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.68%) DHCP
1 3 (2.68%) TCP/IP
1 3 (2.68%) DNS
1 3 (2.68%) SAN
2 2 (1.79%) NAS
3 1 (0.89%) xDSL
3 1 (0.89%) Internet
3 1 (0.89%) MPLS
3 1 (0.89%) OSPF
3 1 (0.89%) BGP
3 1 (0.89%) EIGRP
3 1 (0.89%) Firewall
3 1 (0.89%) Wireless
3 1 (0.89%) Frame Relay
3 1 (0.89%) VPN
3 1 (0.89%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.89%) FTP
3 1 (0.89%) ATM
3 1 (0.89%) ISDN
3 1 (0.89%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (19.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 16 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 14 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (8.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (8.04%) Crystal Reports
7 7 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.79%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.79%) OLAP Cube
8 2 (1.79%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (1.79%) OLAP
8 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.89%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.89%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.89%) MySQL
9 1 (0.89%) DB2
9 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 32 (28.57%) JIRA
2 30 (26.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 25 (22.32%) TeamCity
4 24 (21.43%) Git (software)
5 20 (17.86%) NUnit
6 19 (16.96%) Visual Studio
6 19 (16.96%) Rhino Mocks
6 19 (16.96%) FinalBuilder
6 19 (16.96%) SpecFlow
6 19 (16.96%) Jasmine
6 19 (16.96%) NSubstitute
6 19 (16.96%) Log4Net
7 8 (7.14%) Cucumber
7 8 (7.14%) WATIR
8 5 (4.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (1.79%) Selenium
10 1 (0.89%) Subversion
10 1 (0.89%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (0.89%) LoadRunner
General
1 10 (8.93%) Finance
2 8 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 8 (7.14%) Marketing
3 4 (3.57%) Banking
4 3 (2.68%) Retail
5 2 (1.79%) Legal
6 1 (0.89%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 67 (59.82%) Developer
2 27 (24.11%) Web Developer
3 17 (15.18%) Analyst
4 15 (13.39%) Software Developer
5 13 (11.61%) .NET Developer
6 10 (8.93%) Test Analyst
7 9 (8.04%) Senior Developer
7 9 (8.04%) Support Specialist
8 7 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
9 6 (5.36%) Server Specialist
9 6 (5.36%) SharePoint Developer
9 6 (5.36%) Server Support
9 6 (5.36%) Server Support Specialist
10 4 (3.57%) Graduate
10 4 (3.57%) Applications Support
10 4 (3.57%) Administrator
10 4 (3.57%) Technical Analyst
10 4 (3.57%) Analyst Programmer
10 4 (3.57%) Programmer
10 4 (3.57%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (72.32%) .NET
2 69 (61.61%) ASP.NET
3 45 (40.18%) ASP.NET MVC
4 42 (37.50%) HTML
5 34 (30.36%) Web Services
6 32 (28.57%) jQuery
7 30 (26.79%) WCF
8 24 (21.43%) KnockoutJS
9 23 (20.54%) ASP.NET Web API
10 19 (16.96%) HTML5
10 19 (16.96%) Castle Windsor
10 19 (16.96%) COM
11 16 (14.29%) XML
12 10 (8.93%) .NET Framework
13 9 (8.04%) CSS
14 4 (3.57%) MDX
14 4 (3.57%) XSLT
14 4 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 4 (3.57%) Razor View Engine
14 4 (3.57%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.71%) Clustering
2 4 (3.57%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.68%) User Experience
4 2 (1.79%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.89%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.89%) SecurID
5 1 (0.89%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.89%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 28 (25.00%) Windows
2 5 (4.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (2.68%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.79%) UNIX
5 1 (0.89%) Android
5 1 (0.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (52.68%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (41.07%) MVC
3 38 (33.93%) E-Commerce
4 37 (33.04%) Scrum
5 33 (29.46%) BDD
6 27 (24.11%) TDD
7 25 (22.32%) OO
8 22 (19.64%) OOP
9 14 (12.50%) ITIL
10 11 (9.82%) ERP
10 11 (9.82%) Web Development
11 10 (8.93%) Migration
12 9 (8.04%) Automated Testing
12 9 (8.04%) Problem Management
12 9 (8.04%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (8.04%) Software Architecture
13 8 (7.14%) Test Planning
14 7 (6.25%) ETL
14 7 (6.25%) Data Modelling
15 6 (5.36%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 64 (57.14%) C#
2 42 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 37 (33.04%) SQL
4 28 (25.00%) Ruby
5 24 (21.43%) PowerShell
6 17 (15.18%) VB.NET
7 8 (7.14%) C++
7 8 (7.14%) Java
8 6 (5.36%) T-SQL
9 5 (4.46%) VB
9 5 (4.46%) VB6
10 3 (2.68%) C
10 3 (2.68%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (7.14%) Degree
2 3 (2.68%) MCP
3 2 (1.79%) MCSE
3 2 (1.79%) MCSA
3 2 (1.79%) ISEB
3 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.79%) MCTS
3 2 (1.79%) MCITP
3 2 (1.79%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.68%) QA
2 2 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.68%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.79%) XenApp
3 2 (1.79%) XenServer
3 2 (1.79%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.89%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.89%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 19 (16.96%) logstash
2 9 (8.04%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.89%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 51 (45.54%) Microsoft
2 13 (11.61%) VMware
3 11 (9.82%) Citrix
4 7 (6.25%) Sitecore
5 6 (5.36%) Business Objects
6 5 (4.46%) Oracle
7 3 (2.68%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.79%) HP
8 2 (1.79%) Lumesse
9 1 (0.89%) Dell
9 1 (0.89%) Aruba
9 1 (0.89%) F5
9 1 (0.89%) Symantec
9 1 (0.89%) Websense
9 1 (0.89%) BT
9 1 (0.89%) 3Com
9 1 (0.89%) i-GRasp
9 1 (0.89%) Brocade
9 1 (0.89%) SonicWALL
9 1 (0.89%) Infor
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