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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 30 21 27
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 10 23 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 5.75% 13.29% 4.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.75% 21.30% 11.90%
Number of salaries quoted 10 23 3
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +33.33%
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
93 108 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 53.45% 62.43% 36.52%
Number of salaries quoted 83 103 38
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 £26,800 £27,500 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,700 £45,000 £50,000
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
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 April 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Bolton

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 12 (100.00%) SQL
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (58.33%) C#
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (58.33%) .NET
2 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
2 7 (58.33%) MVC
2 7 (58.33%) WCF
2 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (41.67%) NHS
4 5 (41.67%) Project Management
4 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (41.67%) Project Planning
5 4 (33.33%) HTML
5 4 (33.33%) Java
5 4 (33.33%) TDD
5 4 (33.33%) NUnit
5 4 (33.33%) Degree
5 4 (33.33%) ReSharper
5 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (33.33%) HTML5
5 4 (33.33%) Moq
5 4 (33.33%) SpecFlow
6 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
6 3 (25.00%) OO
6 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
6 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) NUnit
1 4 (33.33%) ReSharper
1 4 (33.33%) Moq
1 4 (33.33%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 3 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Implementation Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Junior Implementation Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Junior Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Junior
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Implementation Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Implementation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) .NET
1 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
1 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 7 (58.33%) WCF
2 4 (33.33%) HTML
2 4 (33.33%) HTML5
3 3 (25.00%) Entity Framework
3 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 3 (25.00%) Ajax
3 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (25.00%) LINQ
3 3 (25.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) NHS
2 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) MVC
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (41.67%) Project Planning
3 5 (41.67%) Project Management
4 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (33.33%) TDD
5 3 (25.00%) Logistics
5 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (25.00%) Scrum
5 3 (25.00%) OO
5 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) C#
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
Bolton, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Northwood
Posted: 2 days ago