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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 47 72 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 22.60% 24.83% 22.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 61.84% 46.75% 55.50%
Number of salaries quoted 44 72 105
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,050 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,950 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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
76 154 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 36.54% 53.10% 41.07%
Number of salaries quoted 71 152 192
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 29 December 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Luton

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 68 (44.16%) Oracle
2 52 (33.77%) .NET
3 51 (33.12%) SQL Server
4 47 (30.52%) JavaScript
5 46 (29.87%) HTML
6 43 (27.92%) UNIX
7 41 (26.62%) ASP.NET
8 37 (24.03%) XML
8 37 (24.03%) C#
9 36 (23.38%) Degree
10 35 (22.73%) Java
11 33 (21.43%) Microsoft
12 27 (17.53%) Windows
13 26 (16.88%) Linux
13 26 (16.88%) Agile Software Development
14 25 (16.23%) Web Services
15 23 (14.94%) MS Office
16 22 (14.29%) VB.NET
17 20 (12.99%) ITIL
18 19 (12.34%) SAN
18 19 (12.34%) Visual Studio
19 18 (11.69%) PL/SQL
19 18 (11.69%) SLA
19 18 (11.69%) Oracle Database
20 17 (11.04%) MS Excel
20 17 (11.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 16 (10.39%) Computer Science
22 15 (9.74%) Performance Metrics
22 15 (9.74%) J2EE
22 15 (9.74%) Crystal Reports

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 11 (7.14%) IIS
2 10 (6.49%) WebLogic
3 9 (5.84%) SharePoint
4 8 (5.19%) Apache
5 7 (4.55%) WebLogic Portal
6 6 (3.90%) JBoss
7 5 (3.25%) Tomcat
8 4 (2.60%) SAS
8 4 (2.60%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (1.95%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (1.95%) MQSeries
10 2 (1.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 23 (14.94%) MS Office
2 17 (11.04%) MS Excel
3 6 (3.90%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.95%) MS Project
5 1 (0.65%) SPSS
5 1 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.25%) Agresso
1 5 (3.25%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (1.30%) Oracle iRecruitment
2 2 (1.30%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.30%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.65%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.65%) Finacle
3 1 (0.65%) Summit
3 1 (0.65%) FLEXCUBE
3 1 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.65%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.84%) SaaS
2 3 (1.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (12.34%) SAN
2 11 (7.14%) NAS
3 4 (2.60%) Internet
3 4 (2.60%) iSCSI
3 4 (2.60%) DHCP
3 4 (2.60%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.60%) DNS
4 2 (1.30%) DMZ
4 2 (1.30%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.65%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (33.12%) SQL Server
2 18 (11.69%) Oracle Database
3 17 (11.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (9.74%) Crystal Reports
5 12 (7.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (7.14%) MySQL
6 11 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (5.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (5.19%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (3.90%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (3.25%) Relational Database
11 4 (2.60%) OLAP Cube
11 4 (2.60%) OLAP
12 3 (1.95%) RDBMS
13 2 (1.30%) Oracle Database 10g
13 2 (1.30%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 19 (12.34%) Visual Studio
2 9 (5.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (5.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (1.30%) Subversion
5 1 (0.65%) Maven
5 1 (0.65%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.65%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.65%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.65%) LoadRunner
General
1 15 (9.74%) Finance
2 11 (7.14%) Retail
3 6 (3.90%) Legal
3 6 (3.90%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.60%) Banking
5 3 (1.95%) Back Office
6 1 (0.65%) Front Office
6 1 (0.65%) Automotive
6 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.65%) Advertising
6 1 (0.65%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.65%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 59 (38.31%) Developer
2 23 (14.94%) Support Engineer
3 22 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 20 (12.99%) Analyst
5 16 (10.39%) Applications Support
5 16 (10.39%) Operations Engineer
6 15 (9.74%) DBA
7 13 (8.44%) Support Analyst
7 13 (8.44%) .NET Developer
8 10 (6.49%) Software Support Engineer
8 10 (6.49%) Software Engineer
9 9 (5.84%) Administrator
10 8 (5.19%) Java Developer
10 8 (5.19%) C# Developer
10 8 (5.19%) Applications Support Analyst
10 8 (5.19%) SQL DBA
10 8 (5.19%) C# .NET Developer
11 7 (4.55%) Oracle DBA
11 7 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
12 6 (3.90%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (33.77%) .NET
2 46 (29.87%) HTML
3 41 (26.62%) ASP.NET
4 37 (24.03%) XML
5 25 (16.23%) Web Services
6 15 (9.74%) J2EE
7 10 (6.49%) CSS
7 10 (6.49%) .NET Framework
8 7 (4.55%) WCF
8 7 (4.55%) HTML5
8 7 (4.55%) CSS3
8 7 (4.55%) JMS
9 4 (2.60%) Classic ASP
9 4 (2.60%) SOAP
9 4 (2.60%) jQuery
9 4 (2.60%) JSF
10 3 (1.95%) Ajax
10 3 (1.95%) Java EE
10 3 (1.95%) Middleware
10 3 (1.95%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.39%) Computer Science
2 15 (9.74%) Performance Metrics
3 11 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (6.49%) Data Structures
4 10 (6.49%) Replication
5 8 (5.19%) FMCG
6 7 (4.55%) Clustering
7 5 (3.25%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.65%) EPoS
8 1 (0.65%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.65%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 43 (27.92%) UNIX
2 27 (17.53%) Windows
3 26 (16.88%) Linux
4 12 (7.79%) Solaris
5 7 (4.55%) Oracle Linux
5 7 (4.55%) HPUX
5 7 (4.55%) SUSE
6 6 (3.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.30%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.30%) Windows Vista
8 2 (1.30%) Windows 2000
8 2 (1.30%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (16.88%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (12.99%) ITIL
3 14 (9.09%) OO
3 14 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
4 13 (8.44%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (7.14%) MVC
5 11 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
5 11 (7.14%) Incident Management
6 10 (6.49%) Migration
6 10 (6.49%) Data Analysis
6 10 (6.49%) Service Delivery
7 9 (5.84%) Business Continuity
8 8 (5.19%) Change Management
8 8 (5.19%) Project Management
8 8 (5.19%) CRM
8 8 (5.19%) ERP
9 7 (4.55%) SOA
9 7 (4.55%) OOA/OOD
9 7 (4.55%) Problem Management
9 7 (4.55%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 47 (30.52%) JavaScript
2 37 (24.03%) C#
3 35 (22.73%) Java
4 22 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 18 (11.69%) PL/SQL
6 13 (8.44%) VB
7 12 (7.79%) T-SQL
8 11 (7.14%) C++
9 9 (5.84%) VB6
10 3 (1.95%) Groovy
10 3 (1.95%) VBA
10 3 (1.95%) C
11 2 (1.30%) PHP
11 2 (1.30%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.65%) XAML
12 1 (0.65%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 36 (23.38%) Degree
2 6 (3.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.25%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (2.60%) MCSE
4 4 (2.60%) MCSA
4 4 (2.60%) MCTS
4 4 (2.60%) MCITP
5 3 (1.95%) VCP5
5 3 (1.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (11.69%) SLA
2 14 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.95%) QA
4 1 (0.65%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.65%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (5.84%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (4.55%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (2.60%) Active Directory
5 3 (1.95%) vSphere
6 2 (1.30%) VMFS
6 2 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.30%) Terminal Services
6 2 (1.30%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.30%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.30%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (1.30%) XenApp
6 2 (1.30%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (4.55%) Data Guard
2 2 (1.30%) SCCM
2 2 (1.30%) HP SIM
3 1 (0.65%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 68 (44.16%) Oracle
2 33 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 11 (7.14%) Business Objects
3 11 (7.14%) VMware
4 7 (4.55%) Cognos
5 6 (3.90%) Lumesse
6 5 (3.25%) IBM
7 4 (2.60%) Cisco
7 4 (2.60%) Citrix
8 3 (1.95%) NetApp
8 3 (1.95%) Progress
8 3 (1.95%) HP
8 3 (1.95%) Dell
8 3 (1.95%) TIBCO
9 2 (1.30%) SAP
10 1 (0.65%) Siebel
10 1 (0.65%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.65%) i-GRasp
10 1 (0.65%) Avaloq
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