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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 3 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 65 97 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 18.90% 27.79% 24.95%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 79.27% 68.31% 73.86%
Number of salaries quoted 49 90 117
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 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,300 £65,000
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
82 142 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 23.84% 40.69% 33.78%
Number of salaries quoted 61 131 155
Average salary £47,500 £40,958 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.97% -8.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £27,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £56,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 5 March 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Luton

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 68 (69.39%) .NET
2 53 (54.08%) C#
3 50 (51.02%) ASP.NET
4 48 (48.98%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (44.90%) Microsoft
6 40 (40.82%) MVC
7 38 (38.78%) E-Commerce
8 37 (37.76%) JavaScript
9 36 (36.73%) ASP.NET MVC
10 33 (33.67%) HTML
11 31 (31.63%) Scrum
12 30 (30.61%) MS Excel
13 27 (27.55%) TDD
14 26 (26.53%) BDD
14 26 (26.53%) Web Services
15 24 (24.49%) jQuery
16 23 (23.47%) JIRA
17 22 (22.45%) Windows
17 22 (22.45%) SQL Server 2008
17 22 (22.45%) TeamCity
18 21 (21.43%) Git (software)
18 21 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
18 21 (21.43%) PowerShell
19 20 (20.41%) OO
19 20 (20.41%) SQL
20 18 (18.37%) Team Foundation Server
21 17 (17.35%) WCF
21 17 (17.35%) COM
21 17 (17.35%) ASP.NET Web API
22 16 (16.33%) OOP

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 13 (13.27%) NServiceBus
2 12 (12.24%) IIS
3 9 (9.18%) CMS
3 9 (9.18%) SharePoint
4 5 (5.10%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (3.06%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (3.06%) MQSeries
5 3 (3.06%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (2.04%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.04%) JBoss
7 1 (1.02%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 30 (30.61%) MS Excel
2 12 (12.24%) MS Office
3 2 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.04%) MS Project
3 2 (2.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 21 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.04%) Office 365
4 1 (1.02%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.08%) Internet
2 2 (2.04%) DNS
2 2 (2.04%) DHCP
2 2 (2.04%) FTP
2 2 (2.04%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.02%) ATM
3 1 (1.02%) ISDN
3 1 (1.02%) VoIP
3 1 (1.02%) WAN
3 1 (1.02%) SMTP
3 1 (1.02%) VPN
3 1 (1.02%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.02%) Frame Relay
3 1 (1.02%) Firewall
3 1 (1.02%) Wireless
3 1 (1.02%) MPLS
3 1 (1.02%) OSPF
3 1 (1.02%) BGP
3 1 (1.02%) EIGRP
3 1 (1.02%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (22.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 16 (16.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (12.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 11 (11.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (10.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (6.12%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (5.10%) Relational Database
7 5 (5.10%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (4.08%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (2.04%) MySQL
9 2 (2.04%) OLAP
9 2 (2.04%) OLAP Cube
10 1 (1.02%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 23 (23.47%) JIRA
2 22 (22.45%) TeamCity
3 21 (21.43%) Git (software)
4 18 (18.37%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (16.33%) NUnit
6 13 (13.27%) Log4Net
6 13 (13.27%) SpecFlow
6 13 (13.27%) Jasmine
6 13 (13.27%) FinalBuilder
6 13 (13.27%) Rhino Mocks
6 13 (13.27%) NSubstitute
7 10 (10.20%) Visual Studio
8 2 (2.04%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.04%) WATIR
8 2 (2.04%) Selenium
9 1 (1.02%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (1.02%) LoadRunner
9 1 (1.02%) Subversion
General
1 14 (14.29%) Finance
2 8 (8.16%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.12%) Banking
4 3 (3.06%) Retail
5 2 (2.04%) Marketing
5 2 (2.04%) Legal
6 1 (1.02%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 59 (60.20%) Developer
2 23 (23.47%) Web Developer
3 18 (18.37%) .NET Developer
4 14 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 10 (10.20%) Software Developer
6 9 (9.18%) Support Specialist
7 8 (8.16%) Senior .NET Developer
8 7 (7.14%) Analyst
8 7 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 6 (6.12%) Configuration Engineer
9 6 (6.12%) .NET Software Developer
9 6 (6.12%) Server Specialist
9 6 (6.12%) Architect
9 6 (6.12%) Server Support
9 6 (6.12%) Server Support Specialist
10 5 (5.10%) Test Analyst
10 5 (5.10%) Senior Web Developer
11 4 (4.08%) Technical Architect
11 4 (4.08%) Solutions Architect
12 3 (3.06%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (69.39%) .NET
2 50 (51.02%) ASP.NET
3 36 (36.73%) ASP.NET MVC
4 33 (33.67%) HTML
5 26 (26.53%) Web Services
6 24 (24.49%) jQuery
7 17 (17.35%) WCF
7 17 (17.35%) COM
7 17 (17.35%) ASP.NET Web API
8 15 (15.31%) .NET Framework
9 14 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
10 13 (13.27%) Castle Windsor
10 13 (13.27%) HTML5
11 10 (10.20%) CSS
12 9 (9.18%) XML
13 7 (7.14%) MDX
14 6 (6.12%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 4 (4.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 3 (3.06%) XSLT
16 3 (3.06%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.18%) Clustering
2 6 (6.12%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (6.12%) User Experience
2 6 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.08%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.04%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.02%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.02%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.02%) SecurID
5 1 (1.02%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.02%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 22 (22.45%) Windows
2 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (2.04%) UNIX
3 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.02%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.02%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (48.98%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (40.82%) MVC
3 38 (38.78%) E-Commerce
4 31 (31.63%) Scrum
5 27 (27.55%) TDD
6 26 (26.53%) BDD
7 20 (20.41%) OO
8 16 (16.33%) OOP
9 14 (14.29%) ITIL
10 13 (13.27%) ETL
11 12 (12.24%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (11.22%) ERP
12 11 (11.22%) Web Development
13 10 (10.20%) Software Engineering
13 10 (10.20%) Migration
14 9 (9.18%) Data Modelling
14 9 (9.18%) Problem Management
15 7 (7.14%) Configuration Management
15 7 (7.14%) Software Architecture
15 7 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 53 (54.08%) C#
2 37 (37.76%) JavaScript
3 21 (21.43%) PowerShell
4 20 (20.41%) SQL
5 16 (16.33%) Ruby
6 9 (9.18%) VB.NET
7 5 (5.10%) Java
8 3 (3.06%) VBA
8 3 (3.06%) C++
8 3 (3.06%) C
9 1 (1.02%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.02%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (8.16%) VCP4
2 5 (5.10%) Degree
3 4 (4.08%) ISEB
4 3 (3.06%) MCP
4 3 (3.06%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.10%) QA
2 2 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.06%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.04%) vSphere
2 2 (2.04%) DFS Replication
3 1 (1.02%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.02%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 13 (13.27%) logstash
2 3 (3.06%) SCCM
2 3 (3.06%) SCOM
2 3 (3.06%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.02%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 44 (44.90%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.24%) VMware
3 9 (9.18%) Citrix
3 9 (9.18%) Oracle
4 5 (5.10%) Sitecore
5 4 (4.08%) Sybase
6 3 (3.06%) TIBCO
7 2 (2.04%) SolarWinds
7 2 (2.04%) HP
7 2 (2.04%) Lumesse
8 1 (1.02%) Dell
8 1 (1.02%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.02%) SAP
8 1 (1.02%) 3Com
8 1 (1.02%) BT
8 1 (1.02%) Cisco
8 1 (1.02%) Symantec
8 1 (1.02%) Avaya
8 1 (1.02%) Juniper
8 1 (1.02%) Veritas
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