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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 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 108 89 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 26.47% 24.79% 31.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 60.67% 60.54% 61.75%
Number of salaries quoted 104 85 120
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,600
% change year-on-year
- +2.45%
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
178 147 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 43.63% 40.95% 50.70%
Number of salaries quoted 139 143 186
Average salary £40,000 £35,875 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.49% -4.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,250 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 19 September 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Luton

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 107 (49.77%) SQL Server
2 100 (46.51%) Oracle
3 88 (40.93%) .NET
4 74 (34.42%) C#
5 73 (33.95%) JavaScript
6 63 (29.30%) HTML
6 63 (29.30%) XML
7 61 (28.37%) ASP.NET
8 55 (25.58%) Microsoft
9 54 (25.12%) Windows
10 45 (20.93%) Linux
11 43 (20.00%) IIS
12 39 (18.14%) VMware
13 38 (17.67%) Degree
13 38 (17.67%) VB.NET
14 37 (17.21%) VB
14 37 (17.21%) Visual Studio
14 37 (17.21%) SAN
15 34 (15.81%) Agile Software Development
16 32 (14.88%) Java
17 31 (14.42%) Incident Management
18 28 (13.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 26 (12.09%) PL/SQL
19 26 (12.09%) MS Excel
19 26 (12.09%) UNIX
19 26 (12.09%) VMware Infrastructure
19 26 (12.09%) SQL Server 2008
19 26 (12.09%) Root Cause Analysis
20 25 (11.63%) Windows Server 2008
21 24 (11.16%) Web Services

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (20.00%) IIS
2 11 (5.12%) Apache
3 9 (4.19%) SharePoint
4 7 (3.26%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (2.79%) CMS
6 5 (2.33%) ColdFusion
7 4 (1.86%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (1.40%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.93%) Papyrus
10 1 (0.47%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.47%) Documentum
10 1 (0.47%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 26 (12.09%) MS Excel
2 14 (6.51%) MS Office
3 2 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (5.58%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (2.79%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (2.79%) Oracle iRecruitment
2 6 (2.79%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.93%) Exstream
3 2 (0.93%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (0.93%) Agresso
4 1 (0.47%) Movex
4 1 (0.47%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.51%) SaaS
2 6 (2.79%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (17.21%) SAN
2 21 (9.77%) TCP/IP
3 20 (9.30%) NAS
4 12 (5.58%) MPLS
4 12 (5.58%) Firewall
4 12 (5.58%) BIG-IP
4 12 (5.58%) LAN
4 12 (5.58%) WAN
5 10 (4.65%) Internet
6 9 (4.19%) DHCP
6 9 (4.19%) DNS
7 7 (3.26%) Fibre Channel
7 7 (3.26%) iSCSI
8 3 (1.40%) DMZ
9 2 (0.93%) FTP
10 1 (0.47%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (49.77%) SQL Server
2 28 (13.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 26 (12.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 23 (10.70%) Oracle Database
4 23 (10.70%) MySQL
5 22 (10.23%) SQL Server 2005
6 20 (9.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 15 (6.98%) Oracle Database 11g
7 15 (6.98%) Crystal Reports
8 11 (5.12%) Relational Database
9 10 (4.65%) SQL Server 2000
10 9 (4.19%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (3.72%) RDBMS
12 7 (3.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (2.79%) Oracle Reports
14 1 (0.47%) DB2
14 1 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 37 (17.21%) Visual Studio
2 20 (9.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (6.05%) Subversion
4 12 (5.58%) TeamCity
5 8 (3.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 8 (3.72%) PowerBuilder
6 6 (2.79%) JIRA
7 1 (0.47%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.47%) Maven
General
1 16 (7.44%) Finance
2 13 (6.05%) Retail
3 9 (4.19%) Banking
4 3 (1.40%) Advertising
4 3 (1.40%) Automotive
4 3 (1.40%) Back Office
5 2 (0.93%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.93%) Legal
6 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 71 (33.02%) Developer
2 35 (16.28%) Analyst
3 31 (14.42%) .NET Developer
4 26 (12.09%) Support Engineer
5 25 (11.63%) Software Developer
6 24 (11.16%) DBA
7 19 (8.84%) Applications Support
8 15 (6.98%) Support Analyst
8 15 (6.98%) Oracle DBA
9 14 (6.51%) Operations Engineer
10 13 (6.05%) Programmer
10 13 (6.05%) Systems Engineer
11 12 (5.58%) Technical Support
12 11 (5.12%) Administrator
12 11 (5.12%) .NET Programmer
13 10 (4.65%) VMware Engineer
13 10 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 9 (4.19%) SQL DBA
15 8 (3.72%) Technical Support Engineer
15 8 (3.72%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (40.93%) .NET
2 63 (29.30%) HTML
2 63 (29.30%) XML
3 61 (28.37%) ASP.NET
4 24 (11.16%) Web Services
5 22 (10.23%) WCF
5 22 (10.23%) Classic ASP
6 18 (8.37%) CSS
7 17 (7.91%) .NET Framework
8 12 (5.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 10 (4.65%) XSL
10 9 (4.19%) jQuery
11 6 (2.79%) XSLT
11 6 (2.79%) WSDL
12 4 (1.86%) JSP
12 4 (1.86%) Servlets
12 4 (1.86%) J2EE
13 3 (1.40%) XHTML
13 3 (1.40%) Hibernate
14 2 (0.93%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.23%) Computer Science
2 21 (9.77%) Replication
3 10 (4.65%) Statistics
4 7 (3.26%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (3.26%) Clustering
4 7 (3.26%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.86%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.47%) EPoS
6 1 (0.47%) FMCG
6 1 (0.47%) DataPower
6 1 (0.47%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 54 (25.12%) Windows
2 45 (20.93%) Linux
3 26 (12.09%) UNIX
4 25 (11.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (8.37%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (6.98%) SUSE
6 15 (6.98%) Oracle Linux
7 12 (5.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (3.26%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.93%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (15.81%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (14.42%) Incident Management
3 26 (12.09%) Root Cause Analysis
4 20 (9.30%) Service Delivery
5 18 (8.37%) ITIL
6 17 (7.91%) Migration
7 15 (6.98%) PRINCE2
7 15 (6.98%) Performance Engineering
7 15 (6.98%) Data Migration
8 13 (6.05%) Scrum
9 12 (5.58%) CRM
9 12 (5.58%) ERP
9 12 (5.58%) Project Management
9 12 (5.58%) MVC
10 11 (5.12%) ETL
10 11 (5.12%) TDD
11 10 (4.65%) Data Transformation
12 9 (4.19%) Waterfall
12 9 (4.19%) Configuration Management
13 8 (3.72%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 74 (34.42%) C#
2 73 (33.95%) JavaScript
3 38 (17.67%) VB.NET
4 37 (17.21%) VB
5 32 (14.88%) Java
6 26 (12.09%) PL/SQL
7 20 (9.30%) T-SQL
8 16 (7.44%) VB6
9 10 (4.65%) C++
10 9 (4.19%) PHP
10 9 (4.19%) Groovy
11 7 (3.26%) C
12 3 (1.40%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.93%) PowerHouse
13 2 (0.93%) XAML
14 1 (0.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 38 (17.67%) Degree
2 18 (8.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (7.44%) MCSE
4 14 (6.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 13 (6.05%) VCP5
6 12 (5.58%) ITIL Certification
7 10 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 6 (2.79%) MCTS
8 6 (2.79%) MCITP
9 5 (2.33%) MCSA
10 1 (0.47%) ISEB
10 1 (0.47%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.47%) NCDA
10 1 (0.47%) NCIE
10 1 (0.47%) VCAP
10 1 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 12 (5.58%) SLA
3 2 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 26 (12.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (6.98%) Oracle RAC
2 15 (6.98%) Oracle RMAN
3 14 (6.51%) vSphere
4 6 (2.79%) XenApp
4 6 (2.79%) XenServer
4 6 (2.79%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (2.79%) Active Directory
5 4 (1.86%) VMware ESX
5 4 (1.86%) VMware Server
5 4 (1.86%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.40%) VMFS
7 2 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.47%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (6.98%) Data Guard
2 7 (3.26%) HP SIM
3 1 (0.47%) Sysprep
3 1 (0.47%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.47%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 100 (46.51%) Oracle
2 55 (25.58%) Microsoft
3 39 (18.14%) VMware
4 12 (5.58%) F5
4 12 (5.58%) CheckPoint
5 11 (5.12%) HP
6 10 (4.65%) Dell
6 10 (4.65%) Citrix
6 10 (4.65%) NetApp
7 8 (3.72%) Business Objects
8 6 (2.79%) JBoss
8 6 (2.79%) Perforce
9 5 (2.33%) Cisco
10 3 (1.40%) IBM
10 3 (1.40%) Progress
10 3 (1.40%) Lumesse
11 2 (0.93%) Cognos
11 2 (0.93%) SAP
12 1 (0.47%) Siebel
12 1 (0.47%) EMC
Luton
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Gold Group
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum + Bonus / Pension / Health
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + 10% bonus, benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 10 days ago