The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank - - 33
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast - - 4.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 10.77%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £26,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SQL Server 2008
County Antrim

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 Belfast region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
39 20 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 25.83% 44.44% 44.52%
Number of salaries quoted 34 17 13
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £53,000 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of job ads across the Belfast region citing SQL Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Belfast