The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton 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 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 28 38 32
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 2 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 1.72% 1.27% 2.99%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.90% 3.64% 7.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 5
Average salary £35,000 £30,750 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.82% -10.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £25,350 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £36,150 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server 2008
Manchester

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 Bolton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
69 55 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 59.48% 35.03% 40.12%
Number of salaries quoted 63 51 65
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Bolton

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2008.

1 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (63.64%) NHS
2 7 (63.64%) Project Management
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (63.64%) Project Planning
2 7 (63.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (36.36%) WCF
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (36.36%) MVC
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
3 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) .NET
3 4 (36.36%) C#
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) TDD
5 2 (18.18%) NUnit
5 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 2 (18.18%) Ajax
5 2 (18.18%) OO
5 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) HTML
5 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
5 2 (18.18%) HTML5
5 2 (18.18%) Moq
5 2 (18.18%) Entity Framework
5 2 (18.18%) SpecFlow
5 2 (18.18%) LINQ
5 2 (18.18%) jQuery

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) NUnit
1 2 (18.18%) ReSharper
1 2 (18.18%) Moq
1 2 (18.18%) SpecFlow
2 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Consultant
1 7 (63.64%) Implementation Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Developer
3 3 (27.27%) .NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C# Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Implementation Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Junior Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Junior
5 1 (9.09%) Junior Implementation Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
1 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
1 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (36.36%) WCF
2 2 (18.18%) LINQ
2 2 (18.18%) jQuery
2 2 (18.18%) HTML
2 2 (18.18%) HTML5
2 2 (18.18%) Entity Framework
2 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 2 (18.18%) Ajax
2 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) NHS
2 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Project Management
1 7 (63.64%) Stakeholder Management
1 7 (63.64%) Project Planning
2 4 (36.36%) MVC
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) TDD
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 1 (9.09%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
4 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
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