The table below looks at the statistics for SQL 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 over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 119 99 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 27.87% 28.95% 29.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 67.23% 66.44% 58.85%
Number of salaries quoted 117 94 108
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%
SQL
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Programming Languages Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
177 149 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 41.45% 43.57% 50.61%
Number of salaries quoted 157 144 179
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

SQL
Salary Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Luton region.

SQL Salary Trend in Luton

SQL
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Luton region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Luton

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Luton region citing SQL 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.

1 104 (50.49%) SQL Server
2 97 (47.09%) Oracle
3 79 (38.35%) .NET
4 68 (33.01%) C#
5 66 (32.04%) JavaScript
6 61 (29.61%) XML
7 56 (27.18%) HTML
8 54 (26.21%) Microsoft
9 53 (25.73%) ASP.NET
10 51 (24.76%) Windows
11 47 (22.82%) Linux
12 43 (20.87%) IIS
13 37 (17.96%) VMware
13 37 (17.96%) Degree
14 36 (17.48%) VB
15 35 (16.99%) SAN
16 34 (16.50%) VB.NET
17 33 (16.02%) Visual Studio
18 30 (14.56%) Java
18 30 (14.56%) PL/SQL
19 29 (14.08%) Incident Management
19 29 (14.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 29 (14.08%) SQL Server 2008
20 26 (12.62%) Oracle Database
20 26 (12.62%) MS Excel
21 25 (12.14%) Root Cause Analysis
22 24 (11.65%) VMware Infrastructure
23 23 (11.17%) Classic ASP
24 22 (10.68%) MySQL
24 22 (10.68%) Web Services

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Luton region citing SQL 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 43 (20.87%) IIS
2 9 (4.37%) Apache
3 8 (3.88%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (3.40%) SharePoint
4 7 (3.40%) ColdFusion
5 6 (2.91%) CMS
6 4 (1.94%) SAS
7 3 (1.46%) Papyrus
7 3 (1.46%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.49%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.49%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.49%) Documentum
8 1 (0.49%) Tomcat
Applications
1 26 (12.62%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.88%) MS Office
3 4 (1.94%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (5.83%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (2.91%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (2.91%) Oracle iRecruitment
2 6 (2.91%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.46%) Exstream
4 1 (0.49%) Movex
4 1 (0.49%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.83%) SaaS
2 4 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.97%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (16.99%) SAN
2 20 (9.71%) TCP/IP
3 18 (8.74%) NAS
4 13 (6.31%) LAN
5 12 (5.83%) WAN
5 12 (5.83%) MPLS
5 12 (5.83%) Firewall
5 12 (5.83%) BIG-IP
6 10 (4.85%) Internet
7 7 (3.40%) Fibre Channel
7 7 (3.40%) iSCSI
7 7 (3.40%) DHCP
7 7 (3.40%) DNS
8 3 (1.46%) DMZ
8 3 (1.46%) FTP
9 1 (0.49%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (50.49%) SQL Server
2 29 (14.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 29 (14.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (12.62%) Oracle Database
4 22 (10.68%) SQL Server 2005
4 22 (10.68%) MySQL
5 17 (8.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (8.25%) Oracle Database 11g
6 14 (6.80%) Crystal Reports
7 13 (6.31%) Relational Database
8 12 (5.83%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (4.85%) SQL Server 2000
10 8 (3.88%) RDBMS
10 8 (3.88%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (2.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (2.43%) Data Mining
13 4 (1.94%) DataStage
14 1 (0.49%) DB2
14 1 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 33 (16.02%) Visual Studio
2 19 (9.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (5.83%) TeamCity
3 12 (5.83%) Subversion
4 8 (3.88%) PowerBuilder
5 7 (3.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 6 (2.91%) JIRA
7 1 (0.49%) Maven
General
1 14 (6.80%) Finance
2 10 (4.85%) Retail
3 8 (3.88%) Banking
4 5 (2.43%) Automotive
5 2 (0.97%) Legal
5 2 (0.97%) Advertising
5 2 (0.97%) Back Office
6 1 (0.49%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 59 (28.64%) Developer
2 37 (17.96%) Analyst
3 30 (14.56%) .NET Developer
4 23 (11.17%) Support Engineer
4 23 (11.17%) DBA
5 21 (10.19%) Software Developer
6 18 (8.74%) Applications Support
7 15 (7.28%) Systems Engineer
8 14 (6.80%) Oracle DBA
8 14 (6.80%) Operations Engineer
9 13 (6.31%) Programmer
9 13 (6.31%) Support Analyst
10 12 (5.83%) Administrator
10 12 (5.83%) Technical Analyst
11 11 (5.34%) .NET Programmer
11 11 (5.34%) Technical Support
11 11 (5.34%) VMware Engineer
12 9 (4.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 8 (3.88%) Analyst Programmer
13 8 (3.88%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (38.35%) .NET
2 61 (29.61%) XML
3 56 (27.18%) HTML
4 53 (25.73%) ASP.NET
5 23 (11.17%) Classic ASP
6 22 (10.68%) Web Services
6 22 (10.68%) WCF
7 17 (8.25%) CSS
8 16 (7.77%) .NET Framework
9 13 (6.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 11 (5.34%) XSL
11 9 (4.37%) jQuery
12 6 (2.91%) WSDL
12 6 (2.91%) XSLT
13 4 (1.94%) JSP
13 4 (1.94%) Servlets
14 3 (1.46%) Hibernate
15 2 (0.97%) Spring
15 2 (0.97%) WPF
15 2 (0.97%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.68%) Replication
2 20 (9.71%) Computer Science
3 15 (7.28%) Statistics
4 10 (4.85%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (3.88%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.43%) Clustering
7 1 (0.49%) EPoS
7 1 (0.49%) FMCG
7 1 (0.49%) DataPower
7 1 (0.49%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 51 (24.76%) Windows
2 47 (22.82%) Linux
3 22 (10.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (8.74%) UNIX
5 17 (8.25%) SUSE
5 17 (8.25%) Oracle Linux
6 16 (7.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (5.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (2.91%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (14.08%) Incident Management
2 25 (12.14%) Root Cause Analysis
3 22 (10.68%) Service Delivery
4 21 (10.19%) Migration
5 19 (9.22%) Data Migration
6 15 (7.28%) ITIL
7 14 (6.80%) PRINCE2
7 14 (6.80%) Performance Engineering
8 12 (5.83%) CRM
8 12 (5.83%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (5.83%) Validation
9 11 (5.34%) Scrum
9 11 (5.34%) ETL
9 11 (5.34%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (5.34%) MVC
10 10 (4.85%) ERP
10 10 (4.85%) TDD
10 10 (4.85%) Data Transformation
11 9 (4.37%) Workflow
11 9 (4.37%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 68 (33.01%) C#
2 66 (32.04%) JavaScript
3 36 (17.48%) VB
4 34 (16.50%) VB.NET
5 30 (14.56%) PL/SQL
5 30 (14.56%) Java
6 19 (9.22%) T-SQL
7 15 (7.28%) VB6
8 10 (4.85%) PHP
9 9 (4.37%) Groovy
10 8 (3.88%) C++
11 6 (2.91%) C
12 4 (1.94%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.46%) PowerHouse
13 3 (1.46%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.97%) XAML
15 1 (0.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 37 (17.96%) Degree
2 17 (8.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (7.28%) MCSE
3 15 (7.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 14 (6.80%) VCP5
5 10 (4.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 10 (4.85%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (2.43%) MCTS
6 5 (2.43%) MCITP
7 4 (1.94%) MCSA
8 1 (0.49%) ISEB
8 1 (0.49%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.49%) VCP4
8 1 (0.49%) NCDA
8 1 (0.49%) NCIE
8 1 (0.49%) VCAP
8 1 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 10 (4.85%) SLA
3 2 (0.97%) QA
System Software
1 24 (11.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (8.25%) Oracle RMAN
2 17 (8.25%) Oracle RAC
3 15 (7.28%) vSphere
4 5 (2.43%) Active Directory
4 5 (2.43%) VMware ESX
5 4 (1.94%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (1.94%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.94%) XenApp
5 4 (1.94%) XenServer
5 4 (1.94%) VMware Server
6 3 (1.46%) VMFS
7 2 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.49%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (8.25%) Data Guard
2 7 (3.40%) HP SIM
3 3 (1.46%) Oracle Statspack
4 1 (0.49%) Sysprep
4 1 (0.49%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.49%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 97 (47.09%) Oracle
2 54 (26.21%) Microsoft
3 37 (17.96%) VMware
4 12 (5.83%) F5
4 12 (5.83%) HP
4 12 (5.83%) CheckPoint
5 10 (4.85%) NetApp
5 10 (4.85%) Dell
6 8 (3.88%) Citrix
7 7 (3.40%) Business Objects
8 6 (2.91%) Cisco
8 6 (2.91%) Perforce
9 5 (2.43%) JBoss
10 2 (0.97%) Progress
10 2 (0.97%) Cognizant
11 1 (0.49%) Informatica
11 1 (0.49%) IBM
11 1 (0.49%) Symantec
11 1 (0.49%) SAP
11 1 (0.49%) EMC
Luton, Bedfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + 10% bonus, benefits
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