The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank - 29 29
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen - 0.39% 5.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 2.86% 22.58%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 14
Average salary - - £40,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server 2008
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
19 35 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 28.36% 13.67% 23.40%
Number of salaries quoted 11 22 56
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £28,850 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Aberdeen