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 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
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 9 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 57 115 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 16.57% 32.95% 21.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.24% 57.21% 48.29%
Number of salaries quoted 45 110 101
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,750 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,100 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
126 201 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 36.63% 57.59% 44.91%
Number of salaries quoted 87 180 197
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 5 March 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Luton

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 39 (34.82%) Oracle
2 37 (33.04%) .NET
3 34 (30.36%) HTML
4 33 (29.46%) Java
5 31 (27.68%) Web Services
6 29 (25.89%) ASP.NET
7 28 (25.00%) UNIX
7 28 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (24.11%) Windows
9 26 (23.21%) Degree
10 25 (22.32%) JavaScript
11 22 (19.64%) J2EE
12 20 (17.86%) SQL Server
12 20 (17.86%) CSS
12 20 (17.86%) Linux
13 19 (16.96%) Solaris
13 19 (16.96%) MVC
13 19 (16.96%) Analytical Skills
14 18 (16.07%) ITIL
14 18 (16.07%) Scrum
15 17 (15.18%) Finance
15 17 (15.18%) WebLogic
15 17 (15.18%) C#
16 16 (14.29%) Microsoft
16 16 (14.29%) XML
17 15 (13.39%) MS Office
17 15 (13.39%) OO
18 14 (12.50%) HPUX
18 14 (12.50%) JMS
18 14 (12.50%) PL/SQL

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 17 (15.18%) WebLogic
2 12 (10.71%) WebLogic Portal
3 9 (8.04%) SharePoint
3 9 (8.04%) Confluence
4 5 (4.46%) Apache
4 5 (4.46%) Tomcat
5 4 (3.57%) SAS
6 3 (2.68%) MQSeries
6 3 (2.68%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (1.79%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.79%) JBoss
8 1 (0.89%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (13.39%) MS Office
2 11 (9.82%) MS Excel
3 6 (5.36%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.68%) MS Project
5 1 (0.89%) SPSS
5 1 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (7.14%) Cognos TM1
1 8 (7.14%) Agresso
2 2 (1.79%) Finacle
2 2 (1.79%) Temenos T24
2 2 (1.79%) FLEXCUBE
2 2 (1.79%) Summit
3 1 (0.89%) PRMS
3 1 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.89%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.68%) SaaS
1 3 (2.68%) Office 365
2 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.89%) PaaS
3 1 (0.89%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.46%) SAN
1 5 (4.46%) iSCSI
2 2 (1.79%) Internet
2 2 (1.79%) LAN
2 2 (1.79%) WAN
3 1 (0.89%) DHCP
3 1 (0.89%) FTP
3 1 (0.89%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.89%) DNS
3 1 (0.89%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (5.36%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (4.46%) Oracle Database
5 4 (3.57%) OLAP Cube
5 4 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (3.57%) OLAP
6 3 (2.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (2.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.68%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.68%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (1.79%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.79%) MySQL
8 1 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.89%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.89%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (10.71%) Visual Studio
2 9 (8.04%) Git (software)
2 9 (8.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (8.04%) JIRA
3 1 (0.89%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.89%) LoadRunner
General
1 17 (15.18%) Finance
2 12 (10.71%) Retail
3 8 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.46%) Automotive
4 5 (4.46%) Banking
4 5 (4.46%) Marketing
5 4 (3.57%) Legal
6 2 (1.79%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.79%) Front Office
6 2 (1.79%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.89%) Advertising
7 1 (0.89%) Back Office
7 1 (0.89%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 35 (31.25%) Developer
2 24 (21.43%) Analyst
3 19 (16.96%) Applications Support
4 17 (15.18%) Support Engineer
5 13 (11.61%) Software Developer
6 11 (9.82%) Software Engineer
7 9 (8.04%) Software Support Engineer
7 9 (8.04%) .NET Developer
8 7 (6.25%) Support Analyst
9 6 (5.36%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (5.36%) Applications Support Analyst
9 6 (5.36%) Applications Support Engineer
9 6 (5.36%) Consultant
10 5 (4.46%) Applications Specialist
10 5 (4.46%) Support Specialist
10 5 (4.46%) Business Analyst
10 5 (4.46%) Test Analyst
10 5 (4.46%) Senior Developer
10 5 (4.46%) Senior Support Analyst
10 5 (4.46%) Cognos Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (33.04%) .NET
2 34 (30.36%) HTML
3 31 (27.68%) Web Services
4 29 (25.89%) ASP.NET
5 22 (19.64%) J2EE
6 20 (17.86%) CSS
7 16 (14.29%) XML
8 14 (12.50%) JMS
8 14 (12.50%) CSS3
9 12 (10.71%) HTML5
10 6 (5.36%) SOAP
11 5 (4.46%) .NET Framework
12 4 (3.57%) JSF
12 4 (3.57%) REST
12 4 (3.57%) Java EE
12 4 (3.57%) jQuery
13 3 (2.68%) XSLT
13 3 (2.68%) Middleware
13 3 (2.68%) ASP.NET MVC
14 2 (1.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.96%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.04%) Computer Science
3 7 (6.25%) FMCG
3 7 (6.25%) Data Structures
4 4 (3.57%) Performance Metrics
4 4 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.79%) User Experience
6 1 (0.89%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.89%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 28 (25.00%) UNIX
2 27 (24.11%) Windows
3 20 (17.86%) Linux
4 19 (16.96%) Solaris
5 14 (12.50%) HPUX
6 3 (2.68%) Windows XP
6 3 (2.68%) Windows 2000
6 3 (2.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.68%) Windows Vista
7 2 (1.79%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.89%) Android
8 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.89%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (16.96%) MVC
3 18 (16.07%) ITIL
3 18 (16.07%) Scrum
4 15 (13.39%) OO
5 14 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 13 (11.61%) Software Engineering
7 12 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
7 12 (10.71%) SOA
7 12 (10.71%) OOA/OOD
8 11 (9.82%) Project Management
9 10 (8.93%) E-Commerce
9 10 (8.93%) Change Management
10 9 (8.04%) CRM
10 9 (8.04%) Waterfall
10 9 (8.04%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (6.25%) Data Analysis
12 7 (6.25%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 33 (29.46%) Java
2 25 (22.32%) JavaScript
3 17 (15.18%) C#
4 14 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 9 (8.04%) PowerShell
6 6 (5.36%) VB.NET
7 4 (3.57%) VB
8 3 (2.68%) C
8 3 (2.68%) VBA
8 3 (2.68%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.68%) C++
9 2 (1.79%) PHP
10 1 (0.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (23.21%) Degree
2 7 (6.25%) VCP4
3 6 (5.36%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.68%) ISEB
4 3 (2.68%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.79%) CCNA
5 2 (1.79%) CCA
5 2 (1.79%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.79%) MCSE
5 2 (1.79%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.50%) SLA
2 7 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (4.46%) QA
4 1 (0.89%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.89%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (6.25%) Terminal Services
1 7 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (5.36%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 5 (4.46%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.79%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.89%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 39 (34.82%) Oracle
2 16 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 13 (11.61%) Cognos
4 7 (6.25%) Citrix
4 7 (6.25%) VMware
5 5 (4.46%) Cisco
5 5 (4.46%) IBM
5 5 (4.46%) Lumesse
6 3 (2.68%) Business Objects
6 3 (2.68%) TIBCO
6 3 (2.68%) HP
6 3 (2.68%) Omniture
6 3 (2.68%) Wall Street Systems
6 3 (2.68%) Tableau
7 2 (1.79%) Fiserv
7 2 (1.79%) Avaloq
7 2 (1.79%) SAP
8 1 (0.89%) Progress
8 1 (0.89%) Siebel
8 1 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
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