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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 84 104 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 22.34% 22.56% 22.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 82.35% 71.72% 59.20%
Number of salaries quoted 83 92 69
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
102 145 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 27.13% 31.45% 37.31%
Number of salaries quoted 101 124 117
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,007 £30,000 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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 4 August 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Luton

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 130 (77.38%) .NET
2 114 (67.86%) C#
3 108 (64.29%) ASP.NET
4 94 (55.95%) JavaScript
5 86 (51.19%) Agile Software Development
6 79 (47.02%) SQL
7 75 (44.64%) Microsoft
8 74 (44.05%) HTML
9 67 (39.88%) MVC
10 61 (36.31%) CSS
11 56 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
12 50 (29.76%) Windows
13 49 (29.17%) jQuery
14 38 (22.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 35 (20.83%) MS Excel
15 35 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
16 34 (20.24%) SDLC
17 32 (19.05%) Scrum
18 31 (18.45%) TDD
19 30 (17.86%) SharePoint
19 30 (17.86%) T-SQL
20 27 (16.07%) .NET Framework
21 26 (15.48%) Web Services
22 24 (14.29%) E-Commerce
22 24 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
23 22 (13.10%) Visual Studio
23 22 (13.10%) Software Engineering
23 22 (13.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 21 (12.50%) IIS
25 20 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 30 (17.86%) SharePoint
2 21 (12.50%) IIS
3 9 (5.36%) SharePoint 2013
4 8 (4.76%) CMS
5 6 (3.57%) NServiceBus
6 4 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (2.38%) Node.js
6 4 (2.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 35 (20.83%) MS Excel
2 15 (8.93%) MS Office
3 4 (2.38%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.60%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 35 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (5.95%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.55%) SAN
2 9 (5.36%) Intranet
3 6 (3.57%) Firewall
4 5 (2.98%) LAN
4 5 (2.98%) WAN
5 3 (1.79%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.19%) DNS
6 2 (1.19%) DHCP
6 2 (1.19%) FTP
6 2 (1.19%) Internet
7 1 (0.60%) MPLS
7 1 (0.60%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (22.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 22 (13.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (10.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 12 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (4.76%) Relational Database
8 7 (4.17%) Oracle Database
8 7 (4.17%) Azure SQL Database
9 6 (3.57%) SQL Server 2000
9 6 (3.57%) MS Access
10 3 (1.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (1.79%) MySQL
11 2 (1.19%) OLAP
12 1 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.60%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.60%) MOLAP
12 1 (0.60%) ROLAP
12 1 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 22 (13.10%) Visual Studio
2 16 (9.52%) JIRA
3 13 (7.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (7.14%) TeamCity
4 12 (7.14%) Git (software)
5 10 (5.95%) NUnit
6 6 (3.57%) Log4Net
6 6 (3.57%) Rhino Mocks
6 6 (3.57%) FinalBuilder
6 6 (3.57%) SpecFlow
6 6 (3.57%) Jasmine
6 6 (3.57%) NSubstitute
7 5 (2.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (1.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 14 (8.33%) Banking
2 12 (7.14%) Finance
3 5 (2.98%) Legal
3 5 (2.98%) Retail
4 3 (1.79%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.60%) Advertising
5 1 (0.60%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.60%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 89 (52.98%) Developer
2 37 (22.02%) .NET Developer
3 25 (14.88%) Web Developer
4 23 (13.69%) C# Developer
5 21 (12.50%) Analyst
6 20 (11.90%) C# .NET Developer
7 18 (10.71%) Senior Developer
8 12 (7.14%) DBA
9 11 (6.55%) Software Developer
9 11 (6.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (5.95%) Senior .NET Developer
10 10 (5.95%) Software Engineer
10 10 (5.95%) .NET Software Developer
11 9 (5.36%) Tester
11 9 (5.36%) Development Manager
11 9 (5.36%) .NET Software Engineer
11 9 (5.36%) SQL DBA
12 8 (4.76%) Business Analyst
12 8 (4.76%) SQL Server DBA
13 7 (4.17%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (77.38%) .NET
2 108 (64.29%) ASP.NET
3 74 (44.05%) HTML
4 61 (36.31%) CSS
5 56 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 49 (29.17%) jQuery
7 27 (16.07%) .NET Framework
8 26 (15.48%) Web Services
9 19 (11.31%) CSS3
10 18 (10.71%) WCF
10 18 (10.71%) XML
11 16 (9.52%) HTML5
11 16 (9.52%) Entity Framework
11 16 (9.52%) AngularJS
12 15 (8.93%) WPF
13 12 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
14 11 (6.55%) COM
14 11 (6.55%) XSLT
15 9 (5.36%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 6 (3.57%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.14%) Mathematics
1 12 (7.14%) Clustering
2 10 (5.95%) User Experience
3 8 (4.76%) Client/Server
4 5 (2.98%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.98%) Replication
5 4 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.79%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.19%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.60%) Statistics
8 1 (0.60%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.60%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.60%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 50 (29.76%) Windows
2 14 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (1.79%) Windows Vista
4 3 (1.79%) Windows 2000
4 3 (1.79%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.60%) Linux
5 1 (0.60%) Android
5 1 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (51.19%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (39.88%) MVC
3 34 (20.24%) SDLC
4 32 (19.05%) Scrum
5 31 (18.45%) TDD
6 24 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 24 (14.29%) E-Commerce
7 22 (13.10%) Software Engineering
8 17 (10.12%) BDD
9 16 (9.52%) Kanban
10 14 (8.33%) ITIL
11 13 (7.74%) Waterfall
12 12 (7.14%) High Availability
12 12 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (7.14%) ETL
12 12 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
13 11 (6.55%) Migration
13 11 (6.55%) Web Development
14 10 (5.95%) OO
15 9 (5.36%) UML
Programming Languages
1 114 (67.86%) C#
2 94 (55.95%) JavaScript
3 79 (47.02%) SQL
4 30 (17.86%) T-SQL
5 18 (10.71%) VB.NET
6 14 (8.33%) VB
7 13 (7.74%) PowerShell
8 12 (7.14%) C
9 7 (4.17%) Java
10 6 (3.57%) Ruby
11 1 (0.60%) VBA
11 1 (0.60%) VB6
11 1 (0.60%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (8.93%) Degree
2 12 (7.14%) ISEB
3 8 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (4.76%) MCSE
4 5 (2.98%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.60%) MCSA
5 1 (0.60%) MCP
5 1 (0.60%) HND
5 1 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.60%) CCA
5 1 (0.60%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.93%) QA
2 1 (0.60%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.98%) Terminal Server
2 5 (2.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.38%) ISA Server
3 4 (2.38%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.19%) DFS Replication
4 2 (1.19%) vSphere
5 1 (0.60%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 6 (3.57%) logstash
2 3 (1.79%) SCCM
2 3 (1.79%) SCOM
Vendors
1 75 (44.64%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.74%) Oracle
3 9 (5.36%) VMware
4 8 (4.76%) Nintex
5 5 (2.98%) Citrix
6 4 (2.38%) Juniper
6 4 (2.38%) CheckPoint
6 4 (2.38%) Websense
6 4 (2.38%) HP
7 2 (1.19%) Sybase
7 2 (1.19%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.60%) F5
8 1 (0.60%) Lumesse
8 1 (0.60%) Perforce
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago