Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 4 9
Rank change year-on-year -8 +5 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 32 129 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 10.26% 19.20% 15.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 36.78% 61.14% 67.57%
Number of salaries quoted 29 142 96
Luton median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +17.65%
10th Percentile £30,500 £27,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £72,750 £62,500 £56,875
Bedfordshire median annual salary £45,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -4.21% - +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 87 211 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 27.88% 31.40% 23.13%
Number of salaries quoted 75 189 108
Luton median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +8.11% +8.82%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £62,750 £58,750
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -

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 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Luton

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 15 (46.88%) .NET
2 12 (37.50%) SQL
2 12 (37.50%) Windows
2 12 (37.50%) Finance
3 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
3 11 (34.38%) Active Directory
4 10 (31.25%) C#
5 9 (28.13%) Web Services
6 8 (25.00%) T-SQL
6 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (25.00%) Windows Server
7 7 (21.88%) Change Management
7 7 (21.88%) SCCM
7 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET
8 6 (18.75%) Project Management
8 6 (18.75%) ETL
8 6 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (18.75%) MVC
8 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (18.75%) TOGAF
8 6 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (18.75%) VMware
8 6 (18.75%) Mentoring
8 6 (18.75%) PCI DSS
8 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (15.63%) REST
9 5 (15.63%) Business Transformation

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 5 (15.63%) SharePoint
2 4 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (9.38%) IIS
4 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
5 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.13%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) EngageOne
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Exstream
2 1 (3.13%) SAP CRM
2 1 (3.13%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) Firewall
2 4 (12.50%) MPLS
3 1 (3.13%) Unified Communications
3 1 (3.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 3 (9.38%) RDBMS
5 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (6.25%) MongoDB
5 2 (6.25%) MySQL
5 2 (6.25%) NoSQL
5 2 (6.25%) OLAP
5 2 (6.25%) OLAP Cube
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (3.13%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.13%) Vagrant
2 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (37.50%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Retail
3 3 (9.38%) Advertising
3 3 (9.38%) Marketing
4 2 (6.25%) Legal
5 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Developer
2 6 (18.75%) Architect
3 5 (15.63%) Enterprise Architect
4 4 (12.50%) Technical Leader
5 3 (9.38%) .NET Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Application Delivery Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Applications Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Business Developer
5 3 (9.38%) C# Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Junior
5 3 (9.38%) Junior Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Angular Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Junior C# Developer
6 2 (6.25%) SQL BI Developer
6 2 (6.25%) SQL Developer
6 2 (6.25%) SSAS Developer
6 2 (6.25%) SSRS Developer
6 2 (6.25%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (46.88%) .NET
2 9 (28.13%) Web Services
3 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET
4 5 (15.63%) REST
4 5 (15.63%) SOAP
5 4 (12.50%) CSS
5 4 (12.50%) HTML
5 4 (12.50%) jQuery
6 3 (9.38%) AngularJS
6 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (9.38%) HTML5
6 3 (9.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (9.38%) WCF
6 3 (9.38%) WinForms
6 3 (9.38%) WPF
7 1 (3.13%) CSS3
7 1 (3.13%) Sass
7 1 (3.13%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Windows
2 8 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (15.63%) Linux
4 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (21.88%) Change Management
3 6 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (18.75%) ETL
3 6 (18.75%) Mentoring
3 6 (18.75%) MVC
3 6 (18.75%) Project Management
3 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (18.75%) TOGAF
4 5 (15.63%) Business Transformation
4 5 (15.63%) CMMI
4 5 (15.63%) ITIL
4 5 (15.63%) Migration
4 5 (15.63%) SOA
5 4 (12.50%) Acceptance Criteria
5 4 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (12.50%) DevOps
5 4 (12.50%) OO
5 4 (12.50%) Service Management
5 4 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (37.50%) SQL
2 10 (31.25%) C#
3 8 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
5 4 (12.50%) Java
6 2 (6.25%) C
6 2 (6.25%) Go
6 2 (6.25%) Python
7 1 (3.13%) PHP
7 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) CCA
1 5 (15.63%) Citrix Certification
1 5 (15.63%) MCP
1 5 (15.63%) MCSA
1 5 (15.63%) MCSE
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) PCI DSS
2 3 (9.38%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (34.38%) Active Directory
2 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (15.63%) Virtual Servers
3 5 (15.63%) XenApp
4 4 (12.50%) vSphere
5 1 (3.13%) Docker
5 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (21.88%) SCCM
2 4 (12.50%) Dollar Universe
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (3.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.75%) VMware
3 5 (15.63%) Citrix
3 5 (15.63%) SAP
4 4 (12.50%) CA
4 4 (12.50%) OpenText
4 4 (12.50%) Tableau
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle
6 1 (3.13%) Avaya
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco
6 1 (3.13%) Mitel
6 1 (3.13%) NetApp
6 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.13%) Zend