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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 4 9
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs citing SQL 85 89 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 22.08% 19.18% 13.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.04% 42.38% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 78 82 40
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,350 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
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
193 210 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 50.13% 45.26% 36.96%
Number of salaries quoted 162 180 110
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +28.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +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 28 May 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Luton

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 63 (44.68%) .NET
2 56 (39.72%) ASP.NET
2 56 (39.72%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (36.88%) SQL Server
4 49 (34.75%) C#
5 40 (28.37%) Windows
6 38 (26.95%) Microsoft
7 37 (26.24%) JavaScript
7 37 (26.24%) CSS
8 34 (24.11%) HTML
9 33 (23.40%) Oracle
10 32 (22.70%) MVC
11 25 (17.73%) Java
11 25 (17.73%) Web Services
11 25 (17.73%) SDLC
12 23 (16.31%) Scrum
13 22 (15.60%) jQuery
14 21 (14.89%) Visual Studio
15 20 (14.18%) Software Engineering
15 20 (14.18%) CSS3
16 19 (13.48%) PL/SQL
16 19 (13.48%) T-SQL
16 19 (13.48%) MS Excel
17 18 (12.77%) J2EE
17 18 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
17 18 (12.77%) Marketing
17 18 (12.77%) Finance
17 18 (12.77%) Waterfall
18 17 (12.06%) ASP.NET MVC
18 17 (12.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 13 (9.22%) SharePoint
2 10 (7.09%) Confluence
2 10 (7.09%) IIS
3 8 (5.67%) WebLogic
4 5 (3.55%) WebLogic Portal
5 4 (2.84%) SAS
6 2 (1.42%) Apache
6 2 (1.42%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.42%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (1.42%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 19 (13.48%) MS Excel
2 14 (9.93%) MS Office
3 4 (2.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.42%) MS Project
5 1 (0.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (6.38%) Agresso
2 8 (5.67%) Cognos TM1
3 4 (2.84%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (2.13%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (1.42%) Temenos T24
5 2 (1.42%) Summit
5 2 (1.42%) FLEXCUBE
5 2 (1.42%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (1.42%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (1.42%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (1.42%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (1.42%) Finacle
5 2 (1.42%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (1.42%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (1.42%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.71%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.71%) PRMS
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.26%) Office 365
1 6 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.71%) SaaS
2 1 (0.71%) PaaS
2 1 (0.71%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.38%) SAN
2 7 (4.96%) iSCSI
3 4 (2.84%) LAN
3 4 (2.84%) WAN
3 4 (2.84%) Intranet
4 3 (2.13%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.42%) DHCP
5 2 (1.42%) DNS
5 2 (1.42%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (0.71%) BIG-IP
6 1 (0.71%) Firewall
6 1 (0.71%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (36.88%) SQL Server
2 17 (12.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (9.22%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (7.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (7.80%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (5.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (4.96%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (4.26%) Oracle Database
8 5 (3.55%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (2.84%) Hadoop
10 3 (2.13%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 3 (2.13%) Relational Database
10 3 (2.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (1.42%) MS Access
11 2 (1.42%) OLAP
11 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (1.42%) OLAP Cube
11 2 (1.42%) Azure SQL Database
12 1 (0.71%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 21 (14.89%) Visual Studio
2 13 (9.22%) JIRA
2 13 (9.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (7.09%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.42%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.71%) Eclipse
General
1 18 (12.77%) Marketing
1 18 (12.77%) Finance
2 12 (8.51%) Banking
3 6 (4.26%) Retail
4 5 (3.55%) Automotive
5 3 (2.13%) Legal
5 3 (2.13%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.13%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.42%) Front Office
6 2 (1.42%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.71%) Billing
7 1 (0.71%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.71%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 50 (35.46%) Developer
2 38 (26.95%) Analyst
3 15 (10.64%) C# Developer
4 13 (9.22%) .NET Developer
5 12 (8.51%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (8.51%) Applications Support
6 11 (7.80%) Data Analyst
6 11 (7.80%) Software Developer
7 10 (7.09%) Business Analyst
7 10 (7.09%) Web Developer
8 9 (6.38%) Java Developer
8 9 (6.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (6.38%) Test Analyst
8 9 (6.38%) Support Engineer
9 7 (4.96%) J2EE Developer
9 7 (4.96%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 6 (4.26%) Consultant
10 6 (4.26%) Software Engineer
10 6 (4.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (3.55%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (44.68%) .NET
2 56 (39.72%) ASP.NET
3 37 (26.24%) CSS
4 34 (24.11%) HTML
5 25 (17.73%) Web Services
6 22 (15.60%) jQuery
7 20 (14.18%) CSS3
8 18 (12.77%) J2EE
9 17 (12.06%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (12.06%) .NET Framework
10 12 (8.51%) Entity Framework
10 12 (8.51%) XML
11 11 (7.80%) WPF
12 10 (7.09%) AngularJS
12 10 (7.09%) HTML5
12 10 (7.09%) WCF
13 9 (6.38%) Spring
13 9 (6.38%) Struts
14 8 (5.67%) Struts2
15 7 (4.96%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.26%) Client/Server
2 6 (4.26%) Mathematics
3 5 (3.55%) Clustering
4 3 (2.13%) Visualisation
4 3 (2.13%) Replication
4 3 (2.13%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.42%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.42%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.42%) User Experience
5 2 (1.42%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.71%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.71%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 40 (28.37%) Windows
2 13 (9.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (7.80%) Linux
4 9 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (6.38%) Solaris
4 9 (6.38%) UNIX
5 7 (4.96%) HPUX
6 5 (3.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.84%) Windows 2000
7 4 (2.84%) Windows XP
7 4 (2.84%) Windows Vista
8 2 (1.42%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.42%) Android
9 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (39.72%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (22.70%) MVC
3 25 (17.73%) SDLC
4 23 (16.31%) Scrum
5 20 (14.18%) Software Engineering
6 18 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (12.77%) Waterfall
7 15 (10.64%) E-Commerce
8 14 (9.93%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (8.51%) CRM
9 12 (8.51%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (7.09%) Project Management
11 9 (6.38%) ITIL
12 8 (5.67%) OO
12 8 (5.67%) Change Management
13 7 (4.96%) Analytics
13 7 (4.96%) Performance Tuning
13 7 (4.96%) Validation
13 7 (4.96%) QMS
14 6 (4.26%) Direct Marketing
Programming Languages
1 49 (34.75%) C#
2 37 (26.24%) JavaScript
3 25 (17.73%) Java
4 19 (13.48%) PL/SQL
4 19 (13.48%) T-SQL
5 12 (8.51%) VB.NET
6 10 (7.09%) PowerShell
7 9 (6.38%) VB
8 6 (4.26%) C
9 3 (2.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (9.22%) Degree
2 7 (4.96%) ISTQB
2 7 (4.96%) ISEB
2 7 (4.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (4.96%) MCSE
3 5 (3.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (3.55%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (3.55%) CCNA
3 5 (3.55%) CCA
3 5 (3.55%) Citrix Certification
3 5 (3.55%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (3.55%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.35%) QA
2 5 (3.55%) SLA
3 1 (0.71%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (7.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (6.38%) Terminal Services
3 7 (4.96%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 7 (4.96%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.42%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.71%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 38 (26.95%) Microsoft
2 33 (23.40%) Oracle
3 14 (9.93%) Cognos
4 10 (7.09%) Cisco
4 10 (7.09%) VMware
5 9 (6.38%) Citrix
6 8 (5.67%) Wall Street Systems
7 6 (4.26%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (4.26%) Tableau
8 5 (3.55%) Omniture
9 4 (2.84%) Minitab
9 4 (2.84%) Teradata
10 3 (2.13%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.42%) SAP
11 2 (1.42%) HP
11 2 (1.42%) Hyperion
11 2 (1.42%) Avaloq
11 2 (1.42%) Nintex
11 2 (1.42%) Lumesse
11 2 (1.42%) Fiserv
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