The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Luton with a requirement for SQL Server 2008 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Bedfordshire > Luton
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 43 46
Rank change year-on-year +3 +3  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 3 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 1.38% 0.34% 3.07%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.55% 1.30% 10.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 13
Luton median annual salary £42,500 £43,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.16% -4.44%  
10th Percentile £29,250 £41,500 £37,700
90th Percentile £43,750 £44,500 £53,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £36,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -14.11% -  

SQL Server 2008 is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Luton with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Luton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 66 77 127
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 30.41% 26.28% 29.95%
Number of salaries quoted 110 124 294
Luton median annual salary £35,000 £48,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.20% +8.33%  
10th Percentile £29,250 £37,500 £33,900
90th Percentile £50,250 £62,738 £71,750
Bedfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% -  

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

Job postings citing SQL Server 2008 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Luton.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in Luton

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in Luton.

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in Luton

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Luton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in Luton over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2008 in Luton

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Luton region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Data Mining
2 3 (75.00%) OLAP
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (75.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (75.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (75.00%) Apache Hive
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Big Data
2 3 (75.00%) Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) Sqoop
2 3 (75.00%) Oozie
2 3 (75.00%) Impala
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Optimisation
3 2 (50.00%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (50.00%) ETL
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) JD Edwards

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Apache Hive
2 3 (75.00%) Big Data
2 3 (75.00%) Data Mining
2 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (75.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (75.00%) Impala
2 3 (75.00%) OLAP
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (75.00%) Sqoop
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Business Information Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Business Systems Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Information Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Information Systems Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Big Data Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Junior
3 1 (25.00%) Junior .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) CSS3
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Analytics
1 3 (75.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) ETL
2 2 (50.00%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (25.00%) Data Mapping
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Oozie
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) JD Edwards
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) SAP