The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 112 77 41
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -36
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 15 48 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.79% 2.55% 5.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.59% 9.21% 18.55%
Number of salaries quoted 13 47 95
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,800 £28,900 £24,450
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £53,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 Birmingham region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
418 521 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 21.93% 27.70% 30.19%
Number of salaries quoted 372 453 502
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham 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 Birmingham

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Birmingham

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 57 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 49 (85.96%) SQL
3 34 (59.65%) SQL Server 2005
4 32 (56.14%) C#
5 30 (52.63%) .NET
6 27 (47.37%) JavaScript
7 26 (45.61%) ASP.NET
8 23 (40.35%) HTML
9 22 (38.60%) VB.NET
9 22 (38.60%) Microsoft
9 22 (38.60%) SQL Server 2012
10 21 (36.84%) Windows
11 20 (35.09%) Windows Server
12 19 (33.33%) Visual Studio
12 19 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 17 (29.82%) Relational Database
14 16 (28.07%) T-SQL
14 16 (28.07%) XML
15 15 (26.32%) SDLC
16 14 (24.56%) IIS
16 14 (24.56%) Business Intelligence
17 13 (22.81%) MVC
17 13 (22.81%) Microsoft Certification
17 13 (22.81%) MS Excel
17 13 (22.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 13 (22.81%) SQL Server 2014
18 12 (21.05%) .NET Framework
18 12 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
18 12 (21.05%) Law
19 11 (19.30%) SQL Server 2016

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 14 (24.56%) IIS
2 7 (12.28%) Umbraco
3 2 (3.51%) CMS
4 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (22.81%) MS Excel
2 8 (14.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 4 (7.02%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (8.77%) Office 365
3 1 (1.75%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.04%) TCP/IP
2 5 (8.77%) Unified Communications
3 4 (7.02%) DHCP
4 3 (5.26%) LAN
4 3 (5.26%) WAN
5 1 (1.75%) DNS
5 1 (1.75%) Firewall
5 1 (1.75%) Skype
5 1 (1.75%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 34 (59.65%) SQL Server 2005
3 22 (38.60%) SQL Server 2012
4 19 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (29.82%) Relational Database
6 13 (22.81%) SQL Server 2014
6 13 (22.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (19.30%) SQL Server 2016
9 6 (10.53%) SQL Server 2000
10 5 (8.77%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (3.51%) Data Mining
11 2 (3.51%) QlikView
11 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 19 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 10 (17.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (21.05%) Law
2 7 (12.28%) Automotive
2 7 (12.28%) Finance
3 6 (10.53%) Legal
4 1 (1.75%) Advertising
4 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 38 (66.67%) Developer
2 22 (38.60%) .NET Developer
3 19 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 19 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 19 (33.33%) SQL Developer
4 17 (29.82%) Senior Developer
5 13 (22.81%) ASP.NET Developer
5 13 (22.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 13 (22.81%) VB.NET Developer
6 11 (19.30%) Analyst
7 10 (17.54%) C# VB.NET Developer
7 10 (17.54%) Senior .NET Developer
7 10 (17.54%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 10 (17.54%) Senior C# Developer
7 10 (17.54%) Senior VB.NET Developer
7 10 (17.54%) Support Analyst
8 8 (14.04%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 7 (12.28%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
9 7 (12.28%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 7 (12.28%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (52.63%) .NET
2 26 (45.61%) ASP.NET
3 23 (40.35%) HTML
4 16 (28.07%) XML
5 12 (21.05%) .NET Framework
6 9 (15.79%) jQuery
7 7 (12.28%) Ajax
7 7 (12.28%) CSS
7 7 (12.28%) CSS3
7 7 (12.28%) Web Services
8 4 (7.02%) Entity Framework
9 3 (5.26%) WCF
10 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
10 2 (3.51%) WinForms
11 1 (1.75%) AngularJS
11 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 1 (1.75%) KnockoutJS
11 1 (1.75%) Silverlight
11 1 (1.75%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.77%) Clustering
2 5 (8.77%) Private Cloud
3 3 (5.26%) iPad
3 3 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.51%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.75%) AS400
5 1 (1.75%) Blog
5 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.75%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (36.84%) Windows
2 20 (35.09%) Windows Server
3 7 (12.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.51%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.32%) SDLC
2 14 (24.56%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (22.81%) MVC
4 7 (12.28%) Front End Development
4 7 (12.28%) Presales
4 7 (12.28%) Software Engineering
4 7 (12.28%) Web Development
5 6 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (10.53%) CRM
5 6 (10.53%) Incident Management
6 5 (8.77%) High Availability
6 5 (8.77%) Migration
7 3 (5.26%) Pattern Matching
7 3 (5.26%) People Management
8 2 (3.51%) Content Management
8 2 (3.51%) Data Analysis
8 2 (3.51%) Data Visualisation
9 1 (1.75%) Data Management
9 1 (1.75%) Information Security
9 1 (1.75%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 49 (85.96%) SQL
2 32 (56.14%) C#
3 27 (47.37%) JavaScript
4 22 (38.60%) VB.NET
5 16 (28.07%) T-SQL
6 6 (10.53%) VB
7 1 (1.75%) C++
7 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.75%) UniBasic
7 1 (1.75%) VBA
7 1 (1.75%) X++
Qualifications
1 13 (22.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (15.79%) Degree
3 7 (12.28%) MCAD
3 7 (12.28%) MCP
3 7 (12.28%) MCSD
3 7 (12.28%) MCTS
4 5 (8.77%) MCSA
4 5 (8.77%) MCSE
4 5 (8.77%) SC Cleared
4 5 (8.77%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 22 (38.60%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.53%) Cognos
3 1 (1.75%) Citrix
3 1 (1.75%) Epicor
3 1 (1.75%) Infor
3 1 (1.75%) MAPICS
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle
3 1 (1.75%) Tableau
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