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

Location
3 months to
6 May 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 86 108 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 21.61% 26.60% 18.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 81.13% 70.13% 68.75%
Number of salaries quoted 67 98 67
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £35,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £63,250 £57,900
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
106 154 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 26.63% 37.93% 26.73%
Number of salaries quoted 83 140 97
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.56%

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 May 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Luton

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 97 (75.19%) .NET
2 77 (59.69%) C#
3 74 (57.36%) ASP.NET
4 73 (56.59%) Agile Software Development
5 65 (50.39%) JavaScript
6 57 (44.19%) MVC
7 56 (43.41%) Microsoft
8 54 (41.86%) HTML
9 51 (39.53%) ASP.NET MVC
10 39 (30.23%) MS Excel
11 37 (28.68%) Windows
11 37 (28.68%) jQuery
12 35 (27.13%) SQL
12 35 (27.13%) E-Commerce
13 34 (26.36%) CSS
14 32 (24.81%) Scrum
15 31 (24.03%) TDD
16 28 (21.71%) Microsoft Azure
17 27 (20.93%) SQL Server 2008
18 23 (17.83%) JIRA
18 23 (17.83%) Web Services
19 22 (17.05%) .NET Framework
20 21 (16.28%) PowerShell
20 21 (16.28%) BDD
21 20 (15.50%) Business Intelligence
22 18 (13.95%) ETL
22 18 (13.95%) VB.NET
22 18 (13.95%) TeamCity
22 18 (13.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 17 (13.18%) Git (software)

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 17 (13.18%) IIS
2 11 (8.53%) SharePoint
3 10 (7.75%) NServiceBus
4 6 (4.65%) CMS
5 4 (3.10%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.55%) Node.js
7 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 39 (30.23%) MS Excel
2 12 (9.30%) MS Office
3 3 (2.33%) MS Project
3 3 (2.33%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 28 (21.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (9.30%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.10%) Internet
2 3 (2.33%) SAN
3 2 (1.55%) Intranet
4 1 (0.78%) Firewall
4 1 (0.78%) LAN
4 1 (0.78%) WAN
4 1 (0.78%) DHCP
4 1 (0.78%) FTP
4 1 (0.78%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.78%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (20.93%) SQL Server 2008
2 18 (13.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (12.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 15 (11.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (10.85%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (7.75%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (4.65%) Relational Database
9 5 (3.88%) SQL Server 2000
9 5 (3.88%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (2.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (2.33%) OLAP
10 3 (2.33%) OLAP Cube
11 2 (1.55%) MySQL
11 2 (1.55%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.55%) Azure SQL Database
12 1 (0.78%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.78%) MOLAP
12 1 (0.78%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.78%) ROLAP
Development Applications
1 23 (17.83%) JIRA
2 18 (13.95%) TeamCity
3 17 (13.18%) Git (software)
3 17 (13.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (11.63%) Visual Studio
5 13 (10.08%) NUnit
6 10 (7.75%) Rhino Mocks
6 10 (7.75%) FinalBuilder
6 10 (7.75%) SpecFlow
6 10 (7.75%) Jasmine
6 10 (7.75%) Log4Net
6 10 (7.75%) NSubstitute
7 2 (1.55%) Selenium
7 2 (1.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.78%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.78%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.78%) Subversion
8 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 11 (8.53%) Finance
2 8 (6.20%) Banking
3 2 (1.55%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.55%) Legal
4 1 (0.78%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 75 (58.14%) Developer
2 31 (24.03%) .NET Developer
3 23 (17.83%) Web Developer
4 22 (17.05%) Senior Developer
5 16 (12.40%) Software Developer
6 14 (10.85%) Senior .NET Developer
7 13 (10.08%) .NET Software Developer
8 12 (9.30%) Analyst
9 11 (8.53%) C# Developer
10 10 (7.75%) Configuration Engineer
10 10 (7.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 9 (6.98%) .NET Software Engineer
11 9 (6.98%) Senior Software Developer
11 9 (6.98%) Software Engineer
12 8 (6.20%) C# .NET Developer
13 7 (5.43%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
13 7 (5.43%) Architect
13 7 (5.43%) Senior Software Engineer
14 6 (4.65%) Server Support
14 6 (4.65%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (75.19%) .NET
2 74 (57.36%) ASP.NET
3 54 (41.86%) HTML
4 51 (39.53%) ASP.NET MVC
5 37 (28.68%) jQuery
6 34 (26.36%) CSS
7 23 (17.83%) Web Services
8 22 (17.05%) .NET Framework
9 15 (11.63%) COM
9 15 (11.63%) HTML5
10 14 (10.85%) ASP.NET Web API
11 13 (10.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 12 (9.30%) WCF
13 10 (7.75%) MDX
13 10 (7.75%) CSS3
13 10 (7.75%) KnockoutJS
13 10 (7.75%) Castle Windsor
14 8 (6.20%) Entity Framework
14 8 (6.20%) XML
15 7 (5.43%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.08%) User Experience
2 10 (7.75%) Clustering
3 6 (4.65%) Mathematics
3 6 (4.65%) Client/Server
3 6 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.10%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.33%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.55%) Replication
6 2 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.78%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 37 (28.68%) Windows
2 7 (5.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.55%) Windows 2000
4 2 (1.55%) Windows XP
4 2 (1.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.55%) Windows Vista
4 2 (1.55%) Android
5 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (56.59%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (44.19%) MVC
3 35 (27.13%) E-Commerce
4 32 (24.81%) Scrum
5 31 (24.03%) TDD
6 21 (16.28%) BDD
7 20 (15.50%) Business Intelligence
8 18 (13.95%) ETL
9 15 (11.63%) Software Engineering
10 14 (10.85%) OO
10 14 (10.85%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (10.08%) ITIL
12 12 (9.30%) Data Modelling
12 12 (9.30%) Continuous Delivery
13 11 (8.53%) Kanban
14 10 (7.75%) OOP
14 10 (7.75%) Configuration Management
14 10 (7.75%) Migration
15 9 (6.98%) Web Development
15 9 (6.98%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 77 (59.69%) C#
2 65 (50.39%) JavaScript
3 35 (27.13%) SQL
4 21 (16.28%) PowerShell
5 18 (13.95%) VB.NET
6 10 (7.75%) Ruby
7 9 (6.98%) T-SQL
8 6 (4.65%) C
8 6 (4.65%) VB
9 4 (3.10%) Java
9 4 (3.10%) VBA
10 1 (0.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (7.75%) ISEB
1 10 (7.75%) Degree
2 7 (5.43%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.33%) MCP
4 1 (0.78%) MCSE
4 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.30%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.55%) DFS Replication
2 2 (1.55%) vSphere
3 1 (0.78%) Terminal Server
3 1 (0.78%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.78%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (7.75%) logstash
2 3 (2.33%) SCCM
2 3 (2.33%) SCOM
3 1 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 56 (43.41%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.75%) VMware
3 9 (6.98%) Oracle
4 7 (5.43%) Citrix
5 4 (3.10%) Sybase
6 2 (1.55%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.55%) HP
6 2 (1.55%) CheckPoint
6 2 (1.55%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.78%) Websense
7 1 (0.78%) Infor
7 1 (0.78%) Juniper
7 1 (0.78%) SAP
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