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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 53 34 28
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 92 124 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.21% 5.36% 8.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.67% 18.37% 21.21%
Number of salaries quoted 70 108 156
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,200 £33,400
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
673 675 759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 30.79% 29.20% 38.37%
Number of salaries quoted 584 560 720
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
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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 -17 52 £40,000 +10.34% 3
High Wycombe +5 25 £51,500 +21.17% 1
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 172 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 110 (63.95%) .NET
3 98 (56.98%) SQL
4 91 (52.91%) ASP.NET
5 75 (43.60%) C#
6 72 (41.86%) Visual Studio
7 70 (40.70%) MS Excel
8 69 (40.12%) Microsoft
8 69 (40.12%) MVC
9 67 (38.95%) SQL Server 2005
10 66 (38.37%) WCF
11 65 (37.79%) CSS
12 64 (37.21%) ASP.NET MVC
13 59 (34.30%) .NET Framework
14 54 (31.40%) Agile Software Development
15 51 (29.65%) SQL Server 2012
16 49 (28.49%) Team Foundation Server
16 49 (28.49%) HTML
17 47 (27.33%) T-SQL
18 45 (26.16%) jQuery
18 45 (26.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 44 (25.58%) Windows
20 42 (24.42%) XML
21 40 (23.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 37 (21.51%) Entity Framework
23 36 (20.93%) JavaScript
24 34 (19.77%) Finance
24 34 (19.77%) ASP.NET MVC 3
25 33 (19.19%) Ajax
25 33 (19.19%) LINQ

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 31 (18.02%) SharePoint
2 20 (11.63%) SharePoint 2013
3 17 (9.88%) IIS
4 14 (8.14%) SharePoint Server
5 10 (5.81%) CMS
6 9 (5.23%) MS Exchange
7 7 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (3.49%) Lync
8 6 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (3.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (1.74%) TeamSite
9 3 (1.74%) Apache
9 3 (1.74%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.74%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (1.16%) SAS
11 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 70 (40.70%) MS Excel
2 15 (8.72%) MS Office
3 8 (4.65%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.58%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.23%) Firewall
2 7 (4.07%) TCP/IP
3 6 (3.49%) SSL
3 6 (3.49%) SAN
4 3 (1.74%) Intranet
5 1 (0.58%) 3G
5 1 (0.58%) VPN
5 1 (0.58%) DNS
5 1 (0.58%) LAN
5 1 (0.58%) WAN
5 1 (0.58%) DHCP
5 1 (0.58%) Wireless
5 1 (0.58%) VLAN
5 1 (0.58%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 172 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 67 (38.95%) SQL Server 2005
3 51 (29.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 45 (26.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 40 (23.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 32 (18.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 17 (9.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 15 (8.72%) SSDT
8 15 (8.72%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (5.81%) Relational Database
10 5 (2.91%) SQL Server 2000
11 4 (2.33%) QlikView
12 3 (1.74%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (1.74%) MS Access
13 1 (0.58%) OLAP
13 1 (0.58%) MySQL
13 1 (0.58%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 72 (41.86%) Visual Studio
2 49 (28.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 28 (16.28%) Moq
4 23 (13.37%) ReSharper
5 17 (9.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 5 (2.91%) Git (software)
7 3 (1.74%) NUnit
8 1 (0.58%) MSTest
General
1 34 (19.77%) Finance
2 27 (15.70%) Marketing
3 5 (2.91%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.91%) Banking
4 4 (2.33%) Electronics
5 3 (1.74%) Retail
5 3 (1.74%) Law
6 2 (1.16%) Billing
6 2 (1.16%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.58%) Legal
7 1 (0.58%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.58%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 115 (66.86%) Developer
2 33 (19.19%) .NET Developer
3 26 (15.12%) SQL Developer
4 22 (12.79%) Analyst
5 18 (10.47%) Database Developer
6 17 (9.88%) Senior Developer
6 17 (9.88%) SQL Database Developer
6 17 (9.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 16 (9.30%) Web Developer
8 14 (8.14%) SharePoint Developer
8 14 (8.14%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 13 (7.56%) Support Analyst
9 13 (7.56%) Software Engineer
10 12 (6.98%) Senior Web Developer
11 10 (5.81%) C# Developer
11 10 (5.81%) Ruby Developer
12 8 (4.65%) C# .NET Developer
12 8 (4.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 7 (4.07%) Team Leader
13 7 (4.07%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (63.95%) .NET
2 91 (52.91%) ASP.NET
3 66 (38.37%) WCF
4 65 (37.79%) CSS
5 64 (37.21%) ASP.NET MVC
6 59 (34.30%) .NET Framework
7 49 (28.49%) HTML
8 45 (26.16%) jQuery
9 42 (24.42%) XML
10 37 (21.51%) Entity Framework
11 34 (19.77%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 33 (19.19%) Ajax
12 33 (19.19%) LINQ
13 28 (16.28%) Ruby on Rails
14 27 (15.70%) Web Services
15 23 (13.37%) Unity DI Container
16 17 (9.88%) HTML5
17 15 (8.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 13 (7.56%) Razor View Engine
19 10 (5.81%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.53%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.98%) Client/Server
3 7 (4.07%) Replication
3 7 (4.07%) Clustering
4 6 (3.49%) PKI
4 6 (3.49%) EqualLogic
5 2 (1.16%) DTV
6 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.58%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.58%) CMDB
6 1 (0.58%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 44 (25.58%) Windows
2 16 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (4.07%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (2.91%) Windows XP
5 4 (2.33%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.74%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.58%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (40.12%) MVC
2 54 (31.40%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (18.60%) TDD
3 32 (18.60%) Scrum
4 29 (16.86%) OOD
5 28 (16.28%) Extreme Programming
6 27 (15.70%) Business Intelligence
6 27 (15.70%) Unit Testing
7 25 (14.53%) Workflow
7 25 (14.53%) ITIL
8 18 (10.47%) Software Engineering
9 17 (9.88%) Performance Tuning
10 16 (9.30%) OO
11 13 (7.56%) Mentoring
12 10 (5.81%) Product Management
12 10 (5.81%) Change Management
13 8 (4.65%) ETL
14 7 (4.07%) Kimball Methodology
15 6 (3.49%) Test Scripting
15 6 (3.49%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 98 (56.98%) SQL
2 75 (43.60%) C#
3 47 (27.33%) T-SQL
4 36 (20.93%) JavaScript
5 28 (16.28%) Ruby
6 20 (11.63%) VB.NET
7 11 (6.40%) Java
8 10 (5.81%) C
8 10 (5.81%) VBScript
9 9 (5.23%) C++
10 7 (4.07%) VB
11 6 (3.49%) PowerShell
12 5 (2.91%) VBA
13 1 (0.58%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 23 (13.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (10.47%) Degree
3 6 (3.49%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.49%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.91%) DV Cleared
5 4 (2.33%) MCITP
6 3 (1.74%) MCDBA
7 2 (1.16%) ISEB
8 1 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.58%) MCSE
System Software
1 6 (3.49%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.58%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.58%) VMware Server
2 1 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.33%) Foglight
Vendors
1 69 (40.12%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.56%) Nintex
3 6 (3.49%) SonicWALL
4 2 (1.16%) Metastorm
4 2 (1.16%) VMware
4 2 (1.16%) SAP
5 1 (0.58%) Red Gate
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