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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 29 24 29
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 9 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 6.16% 11.32% 6.98%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.34% 19.35% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 4
Average salary £27,500 £40,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £28,550 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £52,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
87 93 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 59.59% 58.49% 41.86%
Number of salaries quoted 79 91 46
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £29,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,900 £41,500 £51,100
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%

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
Salary Histogram in Bolton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Bolton region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Bolton

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 14 (100.00%) SQL
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (50.00%) C#
2 7 (50.00%) NHS
2 7 (50.00%) Project Management
2 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (50.00%) .NET
2 7 (50.00%) MVC
2 7 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 7 (50.00%) WCF
2 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) TDD
4 4 (28.57%) NUnit
4 4 (28.57%) HTML
4 4 (28.57%) Java
4 4 (28.57%) HTML5
4 4 (28.57%) Moq
4 4 (28.57%) SpecFlow
4 4 (28.57%) Degree
4 4 (28.57%) ReSharper
4 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
5 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
5 3 (21.43%) LINQ
5 3 (21.43%) jQuery

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) NUnit
1 4 (28.57%) Moq
1 4 (28.57%) SpecFlow
1 4 (28.57%) ReSharper
General
1 3 (21.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Consultant
2 6 (42.86%) Implementation Consultant
3 4 (28.57%) Software Developer
4 3 (21.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (21.43%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior C# Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior .NET Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
4 3 (21.43%) .NET Developer
4 3 (21.43%) C# Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Junior Consultant
5 2 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (14.29%) Junior
5 2 (14.29%) Junior Implementation Consultant
5 2 (14.29%) Technical Implementation Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Implementation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (50.00%) .NET
1 7 (50.00%) WCF
1 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (28.57%) HTML
2 4 (28.57%) HTML5
3 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
3 3 (21.43%) LINQ
3 3 (21.43%) jQuery
3 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 3 (21.43%) Entity Framework
3 3 (21.43%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) NHS
2 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Project Management
1 7 (50.00%) MVC
1 7 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 7 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) TDD
3 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
4 3 (21.43%) OO
4 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
4 3 (21.43%) Logistics
4 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
4 3 (21.43%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) C#
2 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (28.57%) Java
4 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
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