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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank - 27 26
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 10 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton - 6.62% 11.56%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 11.24% 19.42%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 20
Average salary - £33,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -17.50%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.91%
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
26 89 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 38.81% 58.94% 59.54%
Number of salaries quoted 20 82 99
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,200 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 April 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (50.00%) VBScript
2 2 (50.00%) VB
2 2 (50.00%) VBA
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) XSLT
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Legal
2 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) WCF
2 2 (50.00%) WPF
2 2 (50.00%) QlikView

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) QlikView
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Business Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) WCF
1 2 (50.00%) WPF
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Coaching
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VB
2 2 (50.00%) VBA
2 2 (50.00%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) HL7
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
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