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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 4 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 107 127 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 25.66% 26.24% 19.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 86.29% 77.91% 64.15%
Number of salaries quoted 104 111 62
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +13.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +6.08%
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
124 163 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 29.74% 33.68% 29.86%
Number of salaries quoted 121 143 97
Average salary £45,000 £43,900 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -2.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,004 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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 6 July 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Luton

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 142 (75.13%) .NET
2 119 (62.96%) C#
3 114 (60.32%) ASP.NET
4 95 (50.26%) JavaScript
5 94 (49.74%) Agile Software Development
6 84 (44.44%) Microsoft
7 81 (42.86%) HTML
8 75 (39.68%) SQL
8 75 (39.68%) MVC
9 64 (33.86%) ASP.NET MVC
10 61 (32.28%) CSS
11 54 (28.57%) jQuery
12 50 (26.46%) Windows
13 46 (24.34%) MS Excel
14 44 (23.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 44 (23.28%) SDLC
15 38 (20.11%) Microsoft Azure
16 37 (19.58%) E-Commerce
17 36 (19.05%) Scrum
17 36 (19.05%) TDD
18 31 (16.40%) Business Intelligence
19 29 (15.34%) Web Services
19 29 (15.34%) SQL Server 2008
20 28 (14.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 28 (14.81%) SharePoint
21 27 (14.29%) .NET Framework
22 24 (12.70%) JIRA
22 24 (12.70%) VB.NET
23 23 (12.17%) T-SQL
23 23 (12.17%) Visual Studio

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 28 (14.81%) SharePoint
2 21 (11.11%) IIS
3 10 (5.29%) NServiceBus
4 9 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
5 8 (4.23%) CMS
6 4 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (2.12%) Node.js
6 4 (2.12%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 46 (24.34%) MS Excel
2 17 (8.99%) MS Office
3 4 (2.12%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.53%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 38 (20.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (4.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.82%) SAN
2 9 (4.76%) Intranet
3 5 (2.65%) LAN
3 5 (2.65%) WAN
3 5 (2.65%) Firewall
4 4 (2.12%) Internet
5 2 (1.06%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.53%) DNS
6 1 (0.53%) BIG-IP
6 1 (0.53%) MPLS
6 1 (0.53%) DHCP
6 1 (0.53%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (23.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 29 (15.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (14.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (10.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 17 (8.99%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (7.94%) SQL Server 2005
6 15 (7.94%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (5.29%) Relational Database
8 7 (3.70%) Oracle Database
8 7 (3.70%) SQL Server 2000
8 7 (3.70%) Azure SQL Database
9 6 (3.17%) MS Access
10 3 (1.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (1.59%) MySQL
11 2 (1.06%) OLAP
11 2 (1.06%) OLAP Cube
12 1 (0.53%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.53%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.53%) MOLAP
Development Applications
1 24 (12.70%) JIRA
2 23 (12.17%) Visual Studio
3 18 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (8.99%) TeamCity
5 16 (8.47%) Git (software)
6 14 (7.41%) NUnit
7 10 (5.29%) Log4Net
7 10 (5.29%) NSubstitute
7 10 (5.29%) Rhino Mocks
7 10 (5.29%) FinalBuilder
7 10 (5.29%) SpecFlow
7 10 (5.29%) Jasmine
8 5 (2.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 3 (1.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.53%) HP UFT
10 1 (0.53%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.53%) Selenium
General
1 14 (7.41%) Finance
2 11 (5.82%) Banking
3 4 (2.12%) Retail
3 4 (2.12%) Legal
4 2 (1.06%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.53%) Advertising
5 1 (0.53%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.53%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.53%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 100 (52.91%) Developer
2 44 (23.28%) .NET Developer
3 28 (14.81%) Web Developer
4 23 (12.17%) Analyst
5 22 (11.64%) C# Developer
5 22 (11.64%) Senior Developer
6 19 (10.05%) C# .NET Developer
7 16 (8.47%) Software Developer
8 14 (7.41%) .NET Software Developer
9 13 (6.88%) Senior .NET Developer
10 12 (6.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 11 (5.82%) DBA
12 10 (5.29%) Architect
12 10 (5.29%) Tester
12 10 (5.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 10 (5.29%) Configuration Engineer
13 9 (4.76%) Software Engineer
13 9 (4.76%) .NET Software Engineer
14 8 (4.23%) Senior Web Developer
14 8 (4.23%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (75.13%) .NET
2 114 (60.32%) ASP.NET
3 81 (42.86%) HTML
4 64 (33.86%) ASP.NET MVC
5 61 (32.28%) CSS
6 54 (28.57%) jQuery
7 29 (15.34%) Web Services
8 27 (14.29%) .NET Framework
9 22 (11.64%) WCF
10 20 (10.58%) HTML5
11 17 (8.99%) ASP.NET Web API
11 17 (8.99%) XML
12 16 (8.47%) CSS3
13 15 (7.94%) COM
13 15 (7.94%) WPF
14 13 (6.88%) AngularJS
14 13 (6.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 13 (6.88%) Entity Framework
15 10 (5.29%) Castle Windsor
15 10 (5.29%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.41%) User Experience
2 13 (6.88%) Clustering
3 12 (6.35%) Mathematics
4 8 (4.23%) Client/Server
5 5 (2.65%) N-Tier
5 5 (2.65%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.12%) Replication
7 3 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.06%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.53%) Statistics
9 1 (0.53%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.53%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.53%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 50 (26.46%) Windows
2 11 (5.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (4.23%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (4.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (1.59%) Windows Vista
4 3 (1.59%) Windows 2000
4 3 (1.59%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.06%) Android
6 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.53%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (49.74%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (39.68%) MVC
3 44 (23.28%) SDLC
4 37 (19.58%) E-Commerce
5 36 (19.05%) Scrum
5 36 (19.05%) TDD
6 31 (16.40%) Business Intelligence
7 23 (12.17%) BDD
8 20 (10.58%) Software Engineering
9 19 (10.05%) ETL
10 17 (8.99%) ITIL
11 16 (8.47%) OO
11 16 (8.47%) Kanban
11 16 (8.47%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (7.94%) Waterfall
13 13 (6.88%) Migration
14 12 (6.35%) Stakeholder Management
14 12 (6.35%) Data Modelling
14 12 (6.35%) Continuous Delivery
15 11 (5.82%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 119 (62.96%) C#
2 95 (50.26%) JavaScript
3 75 (39.68%) SQL
4 24 (12.70%) VB.NET
5 23 (12.17%) T-SQL
6 21 (11.11%) PowerShell
7 13 (6.88%) VB
8 12 (6.35%) C
9 10 (5.29%) Ruby
10 7 (3.70%) Java
11 1 (0.53%) VBScript
11 1 (0.53%) VBA
11 1 (0.53%) VB6
Qualifications
1 15 (7.94%) Degree
2 14 (7.41%) ISEB
3 7 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (3.70%) MCSE
3 7 (3.70%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.53%) MCP
4 1 (0.53%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.99%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.17%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.12%) Terminal Server
2 4 (2.12%) ISA Server
2 4 (2.12%) VMware ESX
2 4 (2.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.06%) DFS Replication
3 2 (1.06%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (5.29%) logstash
2 3 (1.59%) SCCM
2 3 (1.59%) SCOM
3 1 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 84 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 15 (7.94%) Oracle
3 10 (5.29%) VMware
4 6 (3.17%) Citrix
5 5 (2.65%) HP
5 5 (2.65%) Nintex
6 4 (2.12%) Sybase
6 4 (2.12%) Juniper
6 4 (2.12%) CheckPoint
6 4 (2.12%) Websense
7 2 (1.06%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.53%) F5
8 1 (0.53%) Business Objects
Luton, Bedfordshire
ninesharp
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + training, pension, gym, 25 days
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £24k - 27k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Salary: Competitive Base + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Luton
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
FirstPort
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago