Period
to 25 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Luton with a requirement for SQL Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server over the 6 months to 25 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 8 9
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 59 77 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 16.43% 14.81% 15.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 41.26% 57.89% 64.86%
Number of salaries quoted 54 100 89
Luton median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £30,375 £29,250 £37,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £67,800
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +18.75% -15.79% +5.56%

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

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Luton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 143 133 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 39.83% 25.58% 24.22%
Number of salaries quoted 134 116 127
Luton median annual salary £55,000 £48,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.40% -3.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £35,150 £31,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £68,125 £66,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% +5.56%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Luton

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Luton

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Luton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Luton over the 6 months to 25 April 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Luton

For the 6 months to 25 April 2018, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Luton region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 44 (74.58%) C#
1 44 (74.58%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (71.19%) .NET
3 30 (50.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (50.85%) Amazon AWS
4 25 (42.37%) Visual Studio
4 25 (42.37%) SQL
4 25 (42.37%) Elasticsearch
4 25 (42.37%) ASP.NET Web API
5 24 (40.68%) DevOps
5 24 (40.68%) Kibana
5 24 (40.68%) Microservices
5 24 (40.68%) .NET Core
5 24 (40.68%) Dependency Injection
5 24 (40.68%) CQRS
5 24 (40.68%) LINQ
5 24 (40.68%) TDD
5 24 (40.68%) Google
6 17 (28.81%) Microsoft
7 14 (23.73%) WinForms
7 14 (23.73%) WCF
7 14 (23.73%) WPF
8 11 (18.64%) ASP.NET
9 10 (16.95%) Web Development
10 8 (13.56%) MySQL
10 8 (13.56%) Collaborative Working
10 8 (13.56%) Coaching
11 7 (11.86%) Relational Database
11 7 (11.86%) Web Application Development
12 6 (10.17%) MVC

SQL Server
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 25 (42.37%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (5.08%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.08%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.39%) JBoss
4 1 (1.69%) Apache
4 1 (1.69%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.69%) IIS
4 1 (1.69%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (50.85%) Amazon AWS
1 30 (50.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) Firewall
2 1 (1.69%) DNS
2 1 (1.69%) SAN
2 1 (1.69%) VLAN
2 1 (1.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.56%) MySQL
2 7 (11.86%) Relational Database
3 5 (8.47%) DB2
4 3 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.39%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.39%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.39%) OLAP
5 2 (3.39%) OLAP Cube
5 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.69%) Apache Kudu
6 1 (1.69%) Big Data
6 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.69%) Impala
6 1 (1.69%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 25 (42.37%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.39%) Eclipse
2 2 (3.39%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.39%) Selenium
2 2 (3.39%) Vagrant
2 2 (3.39%) WebDriver
2 2 (3.39%) WebStorm
3 1 (1.69%) AutoIt
3 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (6.78%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Advertising
3 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (74.58%) Developer
2 28 (47.46%) .NET Developer
3 16 (27.12%) C# Developer
4 13 (22.03%) Senior Developer
4 13 (22.03%) Software Developer
5 11 (18.64%) .NET Software Developer
6 7 (11.86%) Senior .NET Developer
7 6 (10.17%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (10.17%) C# Software Developer
7 6 (10.17%) Senior C# Developer
8 4 (6.78%) Analyst
8 4 (6.78%) Junior
8 4 (6.78%) Junior Developer
9 3 (5.08%) Business Developer
9 3 (5.08%) DBA
9 3 (5.08%) Junior .NET Developer
9 3 (5.08%) Junior Software Developer
9 3 (5.08%) SQL DBA
9 3 (5.08%) VMware Engineer
10 2 (3.39%) C++/C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (71.19%) .NET
2 25 (42.37%) ASP.NET Web API
3 24 (40.68%) .NET Core
3 24 (40.68%) LINQ
4 14 (23.73%) WCF
4 14 (23.73%) WinForms
4 14 (23.73%) WPF
5 11 (18.64%) ASP.NET
6 4 (6.78%) CSS
6 4 (6.78%) HTML
6 4 (6.78%) SOAP
6 4 (6.78%) Web Services
7 3 (5.08%) JSON
7 3 (5.08%) React
7 3 (5.08%) Redux
7 3 (5.08%) XML
8 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (3.39%) JSP
9 1 (1.69%) jQuery
9 1 (1.69%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) Client/Server
2 3 (5.08%) Clustering
2 3 (5.08%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.08%) Replication
3 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.69%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.69%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.47%) Windows
2 4 (6.78%) Linux
2 4 (6.78%) Windows Server
3 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (74.58%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (40.68%) CQRS
2 24 (40.68%) Dependency Injection
2 24 (40.68%) DevOps
2 24 (40.68%) Microservices
2 24 (40.68%) TDD
3 10 (16.95%) Web Development
4 8 (13.56%) Coaching
4 8 (13.56%) Collaborative Working
5 7 (11.86%) Web Application Development
6 6 (10.17%) MVC
7 4 (6.78%) ETL
7 4 (6.78%) Migration
8 3 (5.08%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (5.08%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (5.08%) Mathematics
8 3 (5.08%) OO
8 3 (5.08%) Performance Testing
8 3 (5.08%) Software Engineering
8 3 (5.08%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (74.58%) C#
2 25 (42.37%) SQL
3 6 (10.17%) JavaScript
4 5 (8.47%) Java
5 3 (5.08%) Python
6 2 (3.39%) C++
6 2 (3.39%) Go
6 2 (3.39%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.69%) PHP
7 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.69%) VB
7 1 (1.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (5.08%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (5.08%) Degree
2 2 (3.39%) ISEB
2 2 (3.39%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (8.47%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.39%) Docker
4 1 (1.69%) Apache Flume
4 1 (1.69%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 24 (40.68%) Kibana
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (3.39%) SCCM
2 2 (3.39%) SCOM
3 1 (1.69%) Oozie
Vendors
1 24 (40.68%) Google
2 17 (28.81%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.78%) VMware
4 3 (5.08%) Citrix
5 2 (3.39%) NetApp
5 2 (3.39%) Oracle
5 2 (3.39%) SAP
5 2 (3.39%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.69%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.69%) Hortonworks
6 1 (1.69%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.69%) Zend