Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 6 7
Rank change year-on-year -5 +1 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 61 125 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 15.33% 17.51% 18.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 48.41% 60.68% 76.00%
Number of salaries quoted 40 120 154
Luton median annual salary £43,250 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.50% - +25.00%
10th Percentile £30,875 £25,900 £34,650
90th Percentile £72,500 £62,500 £55,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% - +7.95%

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 126 206 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 31.66% 28.85% 24.15%
Number of salaries quoted 79 174 146
Luton median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +11.11% +7.14%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,375 £34,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £62,500 £55,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +8.70% +2.22%

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 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Luton

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server 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.

1 31 (50.82%) SQL
2 28 (45.90%) .NET
3 22 (36.07%) C#
3 22 (36.07%) Web Services
4 21 (34.43%) Oracle
5 20 (32.79%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (31.15%) Finance
7 18 (29.51%) Retail
8 17 (27.87%) Change Management
9 15 (24.59%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (24.59%) TOGAF
9 15 (24.59%) Java
9 15 (24.59%) Windows
9 15 (24.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 14 (22.95%) Microsoft
10 14 (22.95%) RDBMS
10 14 (22.95%) SOA
10 14 (22.95%) ITIL
10 14 (22.95%) Relational Database
11 13 (21.31%) MongoDB
11 13 (21.31%) ASP.NET
11 13 (21.31%) T-SQL
12 12 (19.67%) JavaScript
12 12 (19.67%) Active Directory
12 12 (19.67%) MVC
12 12 (19.67%) REST
13 11 (18.03%) NoSQL
13 11 (18.03%) ETL
14 10 (16.39%) E-Commerce
14 10 (16.39%) SAP

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 9 (14.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 8 (13.11%) IIS
3 7 (11.48%) JBoss
4 5 (8.20%) SharePoint
5 4 (6.56%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (6.56%) CMS
5 4 (6.56%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (3.28%) WebLogic
6 2 (3.28%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.64%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.64%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) EngageOne
2 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Exstream
1 4 (6.56%) SAP Hybris
1 4 (6.56%) Unica
2 1 (1.64%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (6.56%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) Firewall
1 4 (6.56%) MPLS
2 1 (1.64%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.64%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.95%) RDBMS
1 14 (22.95%) Relational Database
2 13 (21.31%) MongoDB
3 11 (18.03%) NoSQL
4 8 (13.11%) OLAP
5 7 (11.48%) MySQL
5 7 (11.48%) Oracle Database
6 6 (9.84%) OLTP
6 6 (9.84%) Oracle Exadata
6 6 (9.84%) Oracle OLAP
6 6 (9.84%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (9.84%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (9.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (9.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (3.28%) OLAP Cube
7 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 5 (8.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.92%) TeamCity
3 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.64%) Ant
4 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.64%) Gradle
4 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.64%) Maven
4 1 (1.64%) Subversion
General
1 19 (31.15%) Finance
2 18 (29.51%) Retail
3 7 (11.48%) Marketing
4 3 (4.92%) Advertising
5 2 (3.28%) Front Office
5 2 (3.28%) Legal
6 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (34.43%) Developer
2 15 (24.59%) Architect
3 14 (22.95%) C# Developer
4 10 (16.39%) .NET Developer
4 10 (16.39%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (11.48%) Analyst
5 7 (11.48%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (9.84%) Database Analyst
6 6 (9.84%) Junior
6 6 (9.84%) Oracle Analyst
6 6 (9.84%) SQL Analyst
7 5 (8.20%) Enterprise Architect
7 5 (8.20%) Junior Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Java Architect
8 4 (6.56%) SAP Architect
8 4 (6.56%) SAP Solutions Architect
8 4 (6.56%) Senior C# Developer
8 4 (6.56%) SQL Server Architect
8 4 (6.56%) Team Leader
8 4 (6.56%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (45.90%) .NET
2 22 (36.07%) Web Services
3 13 (21.31%) ASP.NET
4 12 (19.67%) REST
5 9 (14.75%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (14.75%) CSS
5 9 (14.75%) EJB
5 9 (14.75%) HTML
5 9 (14.75%) HTML5
5 9 (14.75%) JDBC
5 9 (14.75%) JPA
5 9 (14.75%) Servlets
5 9 (14.75%) SOAP
6 8 (13.11%) AngularJS
6 8 (13.11%) jQuery
6 8 (13.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (11.48%) WCF
7 7 (11.48%) WPF
8 6 (9.84%) Java EE
9 5 (8.20%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 6 (9.84%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.92%) Algorithms
3 3 (4.92%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.92%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.28%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.64%) PKI
5 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (24.59%) Windows
2 9 (14.75%) Windows Server
3 6 (9.84%) Linux
3 6 (9.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.28%) Unix
6 1 (1.64%) Android
6 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.64%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (32.79%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (27.87%) Change Management
3 15 (24.59%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (24.59%) TOGAF
4 14 (22.95%) ITIL
4 14 (22.95%) SOA
5 12 (19.67%) MVC
6 11 (18.03%) ETL
7 10 (16.39%) E-Commerce
7 10 (16.39%) Enterprise Architecture
8 9 (14.75%) Data Integration
9 8 (13.11%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (11.48%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (11.48%) Mentoring
10 7 (11.48%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (11.48%) Service Management
11 6 (9.84%) Configuration Management
11 6 (9.84%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (9.84%) DevOps
11 6 (9.84%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (50.82%) SQL
2 22 (36.07%) C#
3 15 (24.59%) Java
4 13 (21.31%) T-SQL
5 12 (19.67%) JavaScript
6 8 (13.11%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.28%) C
7 2 (3.28%) C++
7 2 (3.28%) Go
7 2 (3.28%) Perl
7 2 (3.28%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.28%) Python
7 2 (3.28%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.28%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.64%) BeanShell
8 1 (1.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (11.48%) Degree
2 6 (9.84%) Oracle Certification
3 5 (8.20%) CCA
3 5 (8.20%) Citrix Certification
3 5 (8.20%) MCP
3 5 (8.20%) MCSA
3 5 (8.20%) MCSE
3 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (6.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) PCI DSS
1 6 (9.84%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (19.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (11.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (9.84%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (8.20%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (8.20%) XenApp
5 4 (6.56%) vSphere
6 1 (1.64%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (9.84%) SCCM
2 4 (6.56%) Dollar Universe
3 2 (3.28%) Ansible
3 2 (3.28%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.28%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (34.43%) Oracle
2 14 (22.95%) Microsoft
3 10 (16.39%) SAP
4 7 (11.48%) VMware
5 5 (8.20%) Citrix
5 5 (8.20%) Informatica
5 5 (8.20%) TIBCO
6 4 (6.56%) CA
6 4 (6.56%) hybris
6 4 (6.56%) IBM
6 4 (6.56%) OpenText
6 4 (6.56%) Pega
6 4 (6.56%) Tableau
7 1 (1.64%) Avaya
7 1 (1.64%) Cisco
7 1 (1.64%) Mitel
7 1 (1.64%) Xamarin