The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 51 39 38
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 72 97 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.98% 5.07% 6.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.25% 15.72% 19.15%
Number of salaries quoted 56 81 115
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server 2008
South East

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 Buckinghamshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
443 617 658
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 24.46% 32.24% 34.70%
Number of salaries quoted 374 497 615
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -10 33 £40,000 - 7
High Wycombe -1 21 £51,500 +47.14% 2
Gerrards Cross +3 3 £37,500 +10.29%
Aylesbury - 3 £45,000 - 1
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

1 184 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 125 (67.93%) .NET
3 112 (60.87%) ASP.NET
4 109 (59.24%) SQL
5 89 (48.37%) C#
6 86 (46.74%) MVC
7 80 (43.48%) CSS
8 77 (41.85%) SQL Server 2012
9 74 (40.22%) HTML
10 71 (38.59%) ASP.NET MVC
10 71 (38.59%) WCF
11 68 (36.96%) Microsoft
12 66 (35.87%) SQL Server 2005
13 64 (34.78%) MS Excel
13 64 (34.78%) Visual Studio
14 59 (32.07%) .NET Framework
15 58 (31.52%) jQuery
16 56 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
16 56 (30.43%) T-SQL
17 51 (27.72%) JavaScript
18 50 (27.17%) Windows
18 50 (27.17%) Team Foundation Server
19 43 (23.37%) XML
20 36 (19.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 35 (19.02%) Ajax
21 35 (19.02%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
22 33 (17.93%) Scrum
22 33 (17.93%) Analytical Skills
23 32 (17.39%) Finance
23 32 (17.39%) Web Services

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 23 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 17 (9.24%) CMS
3 16 (8.70%) IIS
3 16 (8.70%) SharePoint 2013
4 13 (7.07%) MS Exchange
5 10 (5.43%) SharePoint Server
6 9 (4.89%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (3.26%) Lync
8 6 (3.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (1.63%) TeamSite
10 3 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.54%) Apache
11 1 (0.54%) Tomcat
Applications
1 64 (34.78%) MS Excel
2 13 (7.07%) MS Office
3 11 (5.98%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.54%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.54%) TIBCO iProcess
2 1 (0.54%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.35%) Firewall
2 6 (3.26%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.17%) SSL
3 4 (2.17%) SAN
4 3 (1.63%) Intranet
5 2 (1.09%) LAN
5 2 (1.09%) WAN
5 2 (1.09%) DHCP
5 2 (1.09%) Wireless
5 2 (1.09%) VLAN
5 2 (1.09%) Network Security
5 2 (1.09%) DNS
6 1 (0.54%) VPN
6 1 (0.54%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 184 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 77 (41.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 66 (35.87%) SQL Server 2005
4 36 (19.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 27 (14.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 24 (13.04%) Relational Database
7 21 (11.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 17 (9.24%) Data Warehouse
9 14 (7.61%) SSDT
10 10 (5.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 9 (4.89%) SQL Server 2000
11 9 (4.89%) QlikView
12 5 (2.72%) RDBMS
13 3 (1.63%) MS Access
14 2 (1.09%) MySQL
14 2 (1.09%) OLAP
15 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database 10g
15 1 (0.54%) Data Mining
15 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
15 1 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 64 (34.78%) Visual Studio
2 50 (27.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 22 (11.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 20 (10.87%) Moq
5 15 (8.15%) ReSharper
6 3 (1.63%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.54%) NUnit
7 1 (0.54%) MSTest
General
1 32 (17.39%) Finance
2 23 (12.50%) Marketing
3 7 (3.80%) Billing
4 6 (3.26%) Retail
5 2 (1.09%) Legal
6 1 (0.54%) Banking
6 1 (0.54%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.54%) Automotive
6 1 (0.54%) Electronics
6 1 (0.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 124 (67.39%) Developer
2 43 (23.37%) SQL Developer
3 40 (21.74%) .NET Developer
4 19 (10.33%) Analyst
4 19 (10.33%) Web Developer
4 19 (10.33%) DBA
5 18 (9.78%) C# Developer
6 17 (9.24%) Database Developer
6 17 (9.24%) SQL Database Developer
7 16 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
8 15 (8.15%) SQL DBA
8 15 (8.15%) Junior Developer
8 15 (8.15%) Junior
9 14 (7.61%) Ruby on Rails Developer
10 12 (6.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 11 (5.98%) .NET Web Developer
11 11 (5.98%) Senior Developer
11 11 (5.98%) Support Analyst
11 11 (5.98%) SQL Server DBA
12 10 (5.43%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (67.93%) .NET
2 112 (60.87%) ASP.NET
3 80 (43.48%) CSS
4 74 (40.22%) HTML
5 71 (38.59%) WCF
5 71 (38.59%) ASP.NET MVC
6 59 (32.07%) .NET Framework
7 58 (31.52%) jQuery
8 43 (23.37%) XML
9 35 (19.02%) Ajax
9 35 (19.02%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 32 (17.39%) Web Services
11 31 (16.85%) LINQ
12 30 (16.30%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 29 (15.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 28 (15.22%) Razor View Engine
15 20 (10.87%) Ruby on Rails
16 16 (8.70%) HTML5
17 15 (8.15%) Unity DI Container
17 15 (8.15%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 33 (17.93%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (7.07%) Client/Server
3 9 (4.89%) Replication
3 9 (4.89%) Clustering
4 7 (3.80%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.17%) CMDB
5 4 (2.17%) EqualLogic
5 4 (2.17%) PKI
6 1 (0.54%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 50 (27.17%) Windows
2 27 (14.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (8.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (7.07%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (2.17%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.09%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.54%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.54%) UNIX
7 1 (0.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (46.74%) MVC
2 56 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (17.93%) Scrum
4 28 (15.22%) TDD
5 22 (11.96%) ITIL
6 21 (11.41%) OOD
7 20 (10.87%) Extreme Programming
8 19 (10.33%) Software Engineering
8 19 (10.33%) Web Development
8 19 (10.33%) Mentoring
9 18 (9.78%) Performance Tuning
9 18 (9.78%) Unit Testing
10 17 (9.24%) Root Cause Analysis
11 16 (8.70%) Change Management
12 15 (8.15%) OO
13 14 (7.61%) Workflow
13 14 (7.61%) Business Intelligence
13 14 (7.61%) Test Scripting
14 13 (7.07%) CRM
15 9 (4.89%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 109 (59.24%) SQL
2 89 (48.37%) C#
3 56 (30.43%) T-SQL
4 51 (27.72%) JavaScript
5 22 (11.96%) VB.NET
6 20 (10.87%) Ruby
7 10 (5.43%) Java
8 8 (4.35%) C
9 7 (3.80%) C++
10 6 (3.26%) PowerShell
11 5 (2.72%) VBA
12 3 (1.63%) VB
13 2 (1.09%) PHP
13 2 (1.09%) VBScript
14 1 (0.54%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 27 (14.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (10.33%) Degree
3 6 (3.26%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.26%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.72%) DV Cleared
4 5 (2.72%) ISEB
4 5 (2.72%) MCITP
5 4 (2.17%) MCDBA
6 3 (1.63%) VCP4
7 1 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.54%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.72%) Active Directory
1 5 (2.72%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.63%) XenApp
3 2 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.54%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (3.80%) Foglight
Vendors
1 68 (36.96%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.89%) Nintex
3 5 (2.72%) SonicWALL
4 3 (1.63%) Citrix
4 3 (1.63%) VMware
5 2 (1.09%) Interwoven
5 2 (1.09%) Syncfusion
5 2 (1.09%) Infragistics
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle
6 1 (0.54%) TIBCO
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