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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 33 35 8
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -27
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 2 5 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 1.41% 2.81% 22.66%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.41% 7.04% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 24
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £27,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £45,000 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
37 71 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 26.06% 39.89% 45.31%
Number of salaries quoted 36 68 53
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 23 September 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) .NET
3 6 (66.67%) C#
3 6 (66.67%) MVC
4 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 5 (55.56%) WCF
5 4 (44.44%) Windows
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
6 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
7 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (22.22%) TDD
7 2 (22.22%) Pair Programming
7 2 (22.22%) NUnit
7 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (22.22%) ReSharper
7 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (22.22%) Dojo
7 2 (22.22%) TeamCity
7 2 (22.22%) Mercurial
7 2 (22.22%) Moq
7 2 (22.22%) COM+
7 2 (22.22%) Web Services
7 2 (22.22%) OO

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) PowerPivot
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (22.22%) NUnit
2 2 (22.22%) ReSharper
2 2 (22.22%) TeamCity
2 2 (22.22%) Mercurial
2 2 (22.22%) Moq
2 2 (22.22%) SpecFlow
2 2 (22.22%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) C# Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Junior
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Implementation Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Mid-Level C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Junior C# .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Junior C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) WCF
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (22.22%) Dojo
4 2 (22.22%) COM+
4 2 (22.22%) Web Services
5 1 (11.11%) WinForms
5 1 (11.11%) Ajax
5 1 (11.11%) NHibernate
5 1 (11.11%) HTML
5 1 (11.11%) MDX
5 1 (11.11%) Castle Windsor
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (11.11%) HTML5
5 1 (11.11%) jQuery
5 1 (11.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) NHS
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows CE
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) MVC
2 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) Pair Programming
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) OOD
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) ETL
4 1 (11.11%) Logistics
4 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
4 1 (11.11%) BDD
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) DevExpress
2 1 (11.11%) Tableau
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Sybase
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