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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Bedfordshire / Luton
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 10 4
Rank change year-on-year +5 -6  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 40 52 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 20.00% 16.77% 27.06%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 65.57% 65.00% 84.68%
Number of salaries quoted 17 43 101
Median salary £35,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server 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 61 80 124
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 30.50% 25.81% 31.96%
Number of salaries quoted 26 68 120
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £36,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £63,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Luton citing SQL Server as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Luton

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 42 (61.76%) SQL
2 31 (45.59%) .NET
3 30 (44.12%) C#
4 27 (39.71%) SOA
5 26 (38.24%) Java
5 26 (38.24%) ASP.NET
6 25 (36.76%) Oracle
7 22 (32.35%) JavaScript
8 21 (30.88%) Web Services
9 20 (29.41%) HTML
9 20 (29.41%) AngularJS
10 19 (27.94%) HTML5
10 19 (27.94%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (26.47%) Retail
11 18 (26.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 16 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web API
13 15 (22.06%) Visual Studio
13 15 (22.06%) SAP
13 15 (22.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 14 (20.59%) WinForms
14 14 (20.59%) Relational Database
14 14 (20.59%) RabbitMQ
15 13 (19.12%) Re-Platforming
15 13 (19.12%) MongoDB
15 13 (19.12%) TOGAF
15 13 (19.12%) T-SQL
15 13 (19.12%) RDBMS
16 12 (17.65%) EJB
16 12 (17.65%) JDBC
16 12 (17.65%) Servlets

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 12 (17.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 8 (11.76%) JBoss
3 6 (8.82%) SharePoint
4 5 (7.35%) CMS
5 4 (5.88%) IIS
5 4 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.47%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.47%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.47%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (10.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (2.94%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (7.35%) SAP Hybris
1 5 (7.35%) Unica
2 3 (4.41%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.47%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.47%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.24%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.35%) Silverpop
3 2 (2.94%) SaaS
4 1 (1.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.94%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (22.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (20.59%) Relational Database
3 13 (19.12%) MongoDB
3 13 (19.12%) RDBMS
4 12 (17.65%) NoSQL
5 10 (14.71%) OLAP
6 9 (13.24%) Oracle OLAP
7 7 (10.29%) Big Data
7 7 (10.29%) MySQL
7 7 (10.29%) OLTP
7 7 (10.29%) Oracle Database
7 7 (10.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (8.82%) Oracle Exadata
9 5 (7.35%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (5.88%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
10 4 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (4.41%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 15 (22.06%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.41%) TeamCity
3 2 (2.94%) Fiddler
4 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (26.47%) Retail
2 11 (16.18%) Finance
3 6 (8.82%) Front Office
4 5 (7.35%) Marketing
5 1 (1.47%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 30 (44.12%) Developer
2 21 (30.88%) C# Developer
3 16 (23.53%) Analyst
4 13 (19.12%) Architect
4 13 (19.12%) Solutions Architect
5 12 (17.65%) .NET Developer
6 11 (16.18%) SQL Analyst
7 10 (14.71%) Java Architect
7 10 (14.71%) Java Solutions Architect
7 10 (14.71%) SAP Architect
7 10 (14.71%) SAP Solutions Architect
7 10 (14.71%) SQL Server Architect
8 9 (13.24%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (13.24%) C# WPF Developer
8 9 (13.24%) WPF Developer
9 7 (10.29%) Database Analyst
9 7 (10.29%) Senior Developer
10 6 (8.82%) Oracle Analyst
10 6 (8.82%) WinForms Developer
11 5 (7.35%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (45.59%) .NET
2 26 (38.24%) ASP.NET
3 21 (30.88%) Web Services
4 20 (29.41%) AngularJS
4 20 (29.41%) HTML
5 19 (27.94%) HTML5
6 16 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web API
7 14 (20.59%) RabbitMQ
7 14 (20.59%) WinForms
8 12 (17.65%) EJB
8 12 (17.65%) JDBC
8 12 (17.65%) JPA
8 12 (17.65%) Servlets
8 12 (17.65%) WPF
9 11 (16.18%) jQuery
9 11 (16.18%) REST
10 9 (13.24%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (10.29%) CSS
11 7 (10.29%) SOAP
11 7 (10.29%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 10 (14.71%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.41%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.94%) Clustering
5 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.47%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.47%) PKI
5 1 (1.47%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.29%) Windows
2 4 (5.88%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.94%) Linux
4 1 (1.47%) Unix
4 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (39.71%) SOA
2 19 (27.94%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (19.12%) Re-Platforming
3 13 (19.12%) TOGAF
4 12 (17.65%) Data Integration
4 12 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (16.18%) Change Management
5 11 (16.18%) E-Commerce
5 11 (16.18%) Incident Management
5 11 (16.18%) MVC
6 10 (14.71%) ETL
7 9 (13.24%) ITIL
8 7 (10.29%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (10.29%) Mathematics
8 7 (10.29%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (10.29%) Release Management
9 6 (8.82%) Configuration Management
9 6 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (8.82%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 42 (61.76%) SQL
2 30 (44.12%) C#
3 26 (38.24%) Java
4 22 (32.35%) JavaScript
5 13 (19.12%) T-SQL
6 7 (10.29%) PL/SQL
7 4 (5.88%) VBA
8 3 (4.41%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.47%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.47%) BeanShell
9 1 (1.47%) Perl
9 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.47%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (16.18%) Degree
2 6 (8.82%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (4.41%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.47%) MCSA
5 1 (1.47%) MCSE
5 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) SLA
2 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.82%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.41%) Oozie
2 1 (1.47%) Ansible
2 1 (1.47%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (36.76%) Oracle
2 15 (22.06%) SAP
3 11 (16.18%) Microsoft
4 7 (10.29%) Informatica
4 7 (10.29%) TIBCO
5 5 (7.35%) hybris
5 5 (7.35%) IBM
5 5 (7.35%) Pega
6 4 (5.88%) Tableau
7 1 (1.47%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.47%) VMware
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