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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 3 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 98 73 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 23.79% 20.33% 20.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 75.38% 54.07% 51.74%
Number of salaries quoted 75 70 61
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £55,350 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
130 135 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 31.55% 37.60% 39.54%
Number of salaries quoted 100 130 140
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £77,500 £52,500
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 16 September 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Luton

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

1 155 (67.98%) .NET
2 132 (57.89%) C#
3 124 (54.39%) ASP.NET
4 108 (47.37%) SQL
5 99 (43.42%) Windows
6 93 (40.79%) Agile Software Development
7 92 (40.35%) JavaScript
8 89 (39.04%) Microsoft
9 75 (32.89%) HTML
10 72 (31.58%) Web Services
11 69 (30.26%) Visual Studio
12 66 (28.95%) MVC
13 63 (27.63%) WCF
14 62 (27.19%) Scrum
15 55 (24.12%) XML
16 53 (23.25%) TDD
17 49 (21.49%) SQL Server 2008
17 49 (21.49%) Team Foundation Server
18 46 (20.18%) jQuery
18 46 (20.18%) MS Excel
19 43 (18.86%) VB.NET
19 43 (18.86%) SQL Server 2005
19 43 (18.86%) TeamCity
20 41 (17.98%) IIS
20 41 (17.98%) Oracle
21 39 (17.11%) E-Commerce
22 37 (16.23%) ASP.NET MVC
23 32 (14.04%) VMware
23 32 (14.04%) Windows Server 2008
24 31 (13.60%) Java

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 41 (17.98%) IIS
2 22 (9.65%) SharePoint
3 19 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
4 18 (7.89%) CMS
5 15 (6.58%) SharePoint Server
5 15 (6.58%) NServiceBus
6 8 (3.51%) MS Exchange
7 5 (2.19%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.32%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.44%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.44%) Apache
10 1 (0.44%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.44%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.44%) Liferay
Applications
1 46 (20.18%) MS Excel
2 28 (12.28%) MS Office
3 4 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (5.26%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 30 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (8.77%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (4.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (8.77%) TCP/IP
2 17 (7.46%) Internet
3 13 (5.70%) Firewall
3 13 (5.70%) LAN
3 13 (5.70%) WAN
3 13 (5.70%) MPLS
4 12 (5.26%) BIG-IP
5 9 (3.95%) SAN
6 7 (3.07%) DNS
6 7 (3.07%) DHCP
7 5 (2.19%) NAS
8 2 (0.88%) FTP
8 2 (0.88%) HTTP
9 1 (0.44%) EIGRP
9 1 (0.44%) BGP
9 1 (0.44%) OSPF
9 1 (0.44%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.44%) VPN
9 1 (0.44%) ATM
9 1 (0.44%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (21.49%) SQL Server 2008
2 43 (18.86%) SQL Server 2005
3 30 (13.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 23 (10.09%) Relational Database
5 19 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (6.14%) Crystal Reports
7 13 (5.70%) MySQL
8 12 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
9 10 (4.39%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (4.39%) RDBMS
9 10 (4.39%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (2.63%) DB2
11 2 (0.88%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 69 (30.26%) Visual Studio
2 49 (21.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 43 (18.86%) TeamCity
4 27 (11.84%) Git (software)
5 23 (10.09%) JIRA
6 16 (7.02%) Subversion
7 14 (6.14%) SpecFlow
7 14 (6.14%) Jasmine
7 14 (6.14%) Rhino Mocks
7 14 (6.14%) FinalBuilder
7 14 (6.14%) NSubstitute
7 14 (6.14%) NUnit
7 14 (6.14%) Log4Net
8 8 (3.51%) WATIR
8 8 (3.51%) Cucumber
8 8 (3.51%) PowerBuilder
8 8 (3.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 5 (2.19%) Selenium
10 4 (1.75%) WebDriver
10 4 (1.75%) Selenium IDE
General
1 22 (9.65%) Finance
2 21 (9.21%) Marketing
3 14 (6.14%) Retail
4 13 (5.70%) Telecoms
4 13 (5.70%) Banking
5 2 (0.88%) Legal
5 2 (0.88%) Advertising
6 1 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.44%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 109 (47.81%) Developer
2 39 (17.11%) Analyst
3 34 (14.91%) .NET Developer
4 32 (14.04%) Web Developer
5 20 (8.77%) Software Developer
6 18 (7.89%) Applications Support
7 13 (5.70%) Support Engineer
7 13 (5.70%) DBA
7 13 (5.70%) Technical Analyst
8 12 (5.26%) SQL DBA
8 12 (5.26%) SharePoint Developer
8 12 (5.26%) Analyst Programmer
8 12 (5.26%) Programmer
9 11 (4.82%) Senior Developer
9 11 (4.82%) Administrator
10 10 (4.39%) C# .NET Developer
10 10 (4.39%) Technical Support
10 10 (4.39%) C# Developer
10 10 (4.39%) Java Developer
10 10 (4.39%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (67.98%) .NET
2 124 (54.39%) ASP.NET
3 75 (32.89%) HTML
4 72 (31.58%) Web Services
5 63 (27.63%) WCF
6 55 (24.12%) XML
7 46 (20.18%) jQuery
8 37 (16.23%) ASP.NET MVC
9 27 (11.84%) CSS
10 22 (9.65%) XSLT
11 21 (9.21%) COM
12 19 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
12 19 (8.33%) .NET Framework
13 16 (7.02%) Classic ASP
14 14 (6.14%) Castle Windsor
14 14 (6.14%) HTML5
14 14 (6.14%) ASP.NET Web API
14 14 (6.14%) JSP
15 13 (5.70%) WSDL
16 12 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.82%) Statistics
2 8 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (3.07%) Clustering
3 7 (3.07%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.63%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.75%) Replication
6 2 (0.88%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (0.88%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.88%) AS400
6 2 (0.88%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.44%) EPoS
7 1 (0.44%) HACMP
7 1 (0.44%) SecurID
7 1 (0.44%) HP Superdome
7 1 (0.44%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 99 (43.42%) Windows
2 32 (14.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (11.84%) Linux
4 20 (8.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (5.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (3.51%) UNIX
7 6 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (2.63%) AIX
8 4 (1.75%) Android
8 4 (1.75%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.44%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.44%) HPUX
9 1 (0.44%) Solaris
9 1 (0.44%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (40.79%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (28.95%) MVC
3 62 (27.19%) Scrum
4 53 (23.25%) TDD
5 39 (17.11%) E-Commerce
6 28 (12.28%) BDD
7 26 (11.40%) Waterfall
8 24 (10.53%) OO
9 21 (9.21%) OOP
10 19 (8.33%) Web Development
11 18 (7.89%) Root Cause Analysis
12 17 (7.46%) ITIL
12 17 (7.46%) ETL
13 16 (7.02%) Service Delivery
14 15 (6.58%) PRINCE2
15 14 (6.14%) Software Engineering
16 13 (5.70%) Incident Management
16 13 (5.70%) Software Architecture
17 12 (5.26%) Data Transformation
17 12 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 132 (57.89%) C#
2 108 (47.37%) SQL
3 92 (40.35%) JavaScript
4 43 (18.86%) VB.NET
5 31 (13.60%) Java
6 28 (12.28%) VB
7 23 (10.09%) T-SQL
8 22 (9.65%) Ruby
9 21 (9.21%) PowerShell
10 18 (7.89%) C++
11 16 (7.02%) C
11 16 (7.02%) VB6
12 9 (3.95%) PL/SQL
13 8 (3.51%) Groovy
14 7 (3.07%) PHP
15 3 (1.32%) VBA
15 3 (1.32%) Perl
16 2 (0.88%) XAML
16 2 (0.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (8.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (6.58%) MCSE
3 14 (6.14%) Degree
4 10 (4.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 10 (4.39%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (2.19%) MCSA
5 5 (2.19%) ISEB
5 5 (2.19%) MCTS
5 5 (2.19%) MCITP
6 2 (0.88%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.44%) VCP4
7 1 (0.44%) VCP5
7 1 (0.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.46%) QA
2 3 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (7.02%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.19%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (2.19%) XenApp
3 5 (2.19%) XenServer
4 2 (0.88%) vSphere
5 1 (0.44%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.44%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.44%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.44%) PowerHA
5 1 (0.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (6.14%) logstash
2 8 (3.51%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.44%) Nagios
3 1 (0.44%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.44%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 89 (39.04%) Microsoft
2 41 (17.98%) Oracle
3 32 (14.04%) VMware
4 13 (5.70%) CheckPoint
4 13 (5.70%) Citrix
4 13 (5.70%) F5
5 8 (3.51%) Business Objects
6 6 (2.63%) Red Hat
6 6 (2.63%) JBoss
7 5 (2.19%) Sitecore
7 5 (2.19%) Sunopsis
8 3 (1.32%) Adobe
8 3 (1.32%) IBM
9 2 (0.88%) HP
9 2 (0.88%) Cisco
9 2 (0.88%) Symantec
10 1 (0.44%) Websense
10 1 (0.44%) Veritas
10 1 (0.44%) Lotus
10 1 (0.44%) Salesforce.com
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