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

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 7 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 39 49 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 17.49% 16.39% 25.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 68.42% 77.78% 65.00%
Number of salaries quoted 39 39 73
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,516
% change year-on-year
- +6.62%
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
57 63 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 25.56% 21.07% 38.96%
Number of salaries quoted 55 51 113
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 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 10 February 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Luton

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 62 (83.78%) C#
1 62 (83.78%) .NET
2 61 (82.43%) ASP.NET
3 51 (68.92%) MVC
4 50 (67.57%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (64.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 38 (51.35%) JavaScript
7 33 (44.59%) TDD
8 32 (43.24%) Microsoft
8 32 (43.24%) BDD
8 32 (43.24%) WCF
9 30 (40.54%) Web Application Development
9 30 (40.54%) SQL Server 2014
9 30 (40.54%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 29 (39.19%) SQL
11 26 (35.14%) Windows
12 25 (33.78%) AngularJS
13 24 (32.43%) Scrum
13 24 (32.43%) Advertising
14 23 (31.08%) CSS
15 22 (29.73%) OO
15 22 (29.73%) NUnit
15 22 (29.73%) .NET Framework
15 22 (29.73%) jQuery
15 22 (29.73%) Kanban
15 22 (29.73%) Selenium
15 22 (29.73%) SQL Server 2012
16 21 (28.38%) Cucumber
16 21 (28.38%) Lucene.Net
16 21 (28.38%) LINQ

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 16 (21.62%) IIS
2 9 (12.16%) Node.js
3 5 (6.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (8.11%) MS Office
2 5 (6.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.76%) Office 365
2 2 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.35%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) Intranet
2 1 (1.35%) LAN
2 1 (1.35%) LDAP
2 1 (1.35%) SAN
2 1 (1.35%) VLAN
2 1 (1.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (40.54%) SQL Server 2014
2 22 (29.73%) SQL Server 2012
3 14 (18.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (12.16%) NoSQL
5 6 (8.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (8.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (6.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (2.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 2 (2.70%) Data Mart
7 2 (2.70%) MySQL
7 2 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (2.70%) QlikView
7 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (2.70%) Star Schema
8 1 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 22 (29.73%) NUnit
1 22 (29.73%) Selenium
2 21 (28.38%) Cucumber
2 21 (28.38%) Rhino Mocks
3 11 (14.86%) Git (software)
4 5 (6.76%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.70%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.35%) JIRA
6 1 (1.35%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.35%) Subversion
6 1 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (32.43%) Advertising
2 13 (17.57%) Banking
3 9 (12.16%) Games
4 2 (2.70%) Billing
4 2 (2.70%) Retail
5 1 (1.35%) Automotive
5 1 (1.35%) Finance
5 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 57 (77.03%) Developer
2 48 (64.86%) .NET Developer
3 35 (47.30%) C# Developer
4 34 (45.95%) C# .NET Developer
5 25 (33.78%) ASP.NET Developer
5 25 (33.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 21 (28.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 13 (17.57%) JavaScript Developer
8 9 (12.16%) .NET Team Leader
8 9 (12.16%) Lead .NET Developer
8 9 (12.16%) Lead Developer
8 9 (12.16%) Team Leader
8 9 (12.16%) Web Developer
9 8 (10.81%) .NET Web Developer
9 8 (10.81%) C# Web Developer
10 5 (6.76%) DBA
10 5 (6.76%) SQL DBA
10 5 (6.76%) SQL Server DBA
11 4 (5.41%) Analyst
11 4 (5.41%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (83.78%) .NET
2 61 (82.43%) ASP.NET
3 48 (64.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 32 (43.24%) WCF
5 30 (40.54%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 25 (33.78%) AngularJS
7 23 (31.08%) CSS
8 22 (29.73%) .NET Framework
8 22 (29.73%) jQuery
9 21 (28.38%) Castle Windsor
9 21 (28.38%) Entity Framework
9 21 (28.38%) Fluent NHibernate
9 21 (28.38%) LINQ
9 21 (28.38%) Lucene
9 21 (28.38%) Lucene.Net
9 21 (28.38%) NHibernate
10 19 (25.68%) CSS3
11 17 (22.97%) HTML
11 17 (22.97%) Web Services
12 14 (18.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.76%) Clustering
2 2 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.35%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 26 (35.14%) Windows
2 17 (22.97%) Windows Server
3 16 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.35%) Linux
4 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (68.92%) MVC
2 50 (67.57%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (44.59%) TDD
4 32 (43.24%) BDD
5 30 (40.54%) Web Application Development
6 24 (32.43%) Scrum
7 22 (29.73%) Kanban
7 22 (29.73%) OO
8 21 (28.38%) Scrum-ban
9 18 (24.32%) Software Engineering
10 9 (12.16%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (12.16%) ITIL
11 7 (9.46%) SDLC
12 5 (6.76%) Configuration Management
12 5 (6.76%) Mentoring
12 5 (6.76%) Unit Testing
13 3 (4.05%) E-Commerce
13 3 (4.05%) Multithreading
13 3 (4.05%) SOA
13 3 (4.05%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 62 (83.78%) C#
2 38 (51.35%) JavaScript
3 29 (39.19%) SQL
4 20 (27.03%) T-SQL
5 9 (12.16%) Ruby
6 7 (9.46%) Java
7 5 (6.76%) PowerShell
8 4 (5.41%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.70%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.35%) C
10 1 (1.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (4.05%) SC Cleared
1 3 (4.05%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.35%) Degree
2 1 (1.35%) ISEB
2 1 (1.35%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) QA
1 1 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.70%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.35%) ISA Server
3 1 (1.35%) Terminal Server
3 1 (1.35%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.35%) XenApp
3 1 (1.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (8.11%) SCOM
2 1 (1.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (43.24%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.05%) Nintex
2 3 (4.05%) SAP
2 3 (4.05%) VMware
3 2 (2.70%) Citrix
3 2 (2.70%) HP
3 2 (2.70%) Oracle
4 1 (1.35%) Avaya
4 1 (1.35%) Dell
4 1 (1.35%) Forcepoint
4 1 (1.35%) Juniper
4 1 (1.35%) Red Hat
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