The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 86 62 52
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 53 89 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.16% 3.74% 4.69%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.64% 11.71% 15.83%
Number of salaries quoted 50 81 113
Average salary £43,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £32,500 £29,225
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
694 760 815
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 28.34% 31.96% 29.65%
Number of salaries quoted 589 699 740
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,600 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server 2008
East of England

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
Cambridge -42 23 £50,000 +8.10% 4
Peterborough +4 17 £33,750 -3.57% 2
Huntingdon -4 6 £43,500 -3.33%
SQL Server 2008
East of England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

1 137 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 93 (67.88%) .NET
3 92 (67.15%) SQL
4 81 (59.12%) C#
5 61 (44.53%) Microsoft
6 57 (41.61%) ASP.NET
7 38 (27.74%) T-SQL
8 35 (25.55%) .NET Framework
9 33 (24.09%) WCF
10 31 (22.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 30 (21.90%) JavaScript
11 30 (21.90%) Visual Studio
11 30 (21.90%) XML
11 30 (21.90%) Windows
12 28 (20.44%) SQL Server 2005
13 27 (19.71%) MVC
14 26 (18.98%) Relational Database
15 23 (16.79%) Agile Software Development
15 23 (16.79%) Java
16 22 (16.06%) Data Warehouse
16 22 (16.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 22 (16.06%) LINQ
17 21 (15.33%) MSTest
17 21 (15.33%) NUnit
18 19 (13.87%) Banking
18 19 (13.87%) TDD
18 19 (13.87%) Multithreading
19 18 (13.14%) PowerShell
19 18 (13.14%) ASP.NET MVC
19 18 (13.14%) Android

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 12 (8.76%) BizTalk Server
2 11 (8.03%) IIS
3 7 (5.11%) MS Exchange
4 6 (4.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (3.65%) MS Office
1 5 (3.65%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.46%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.46%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.65%) Force.com
1 5 (3.65%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (11.68%) SMS
2 11 (8.03%) SMPP
2 11 (8.03%) NFC
3 5 (3.65%) Firewall
3 5 (3.65%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.92%) VoIP
5 3 (2.19%) Wireless
6 2 (1.46%) Internet
7 1 (0.73%) LAN
7 1 (0.73%) WAN
7 1 (0.73%) VPN
7 1 (0.73%) SAN
7 1 (0.73%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 31 (22.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 28 (20.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 26 (18.98%) Relational Database
5 22 (16.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 22 (16.06%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (10.22%) DTS
6 14 (10.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 14 (10.22%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (5.11%) Crystal Reports
7 7 (5.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 6 (4.38%) RDBMS
9 4 (2.92%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (2.92%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (2.19%) Data Mining
10 3 (2.19%) OLAP
10 3 (2.19%) RavenDB
10 3 (2.19%) Big Data
10 3 (2.19%) Hadoop
10 3 (2.19%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 30 (21.90%) Visual Studio
2 21 (15.33%) NUnit
2 21 (15.33%) MSTest
3 17 (12.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (8.03%) WiX
4 11 (8.03%) MSBuild
5 5 (3.65%) Moq
6 3 (2.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (1.46%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 19 (13.87%) Banking
2 17 (12.41%) Finance
3 3 (2.19%) Retail
4 2 (1.46%) Marketing
5 1 (0.73%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.73%) Automotive
5 1 (0.73%) Law
5 1 (0.73%) Legal
Job Titles
1 94 (68.61%) Developer
2 60 (43.80%) .NET Developer
3 33 (24.09%) C# Developer
4 29 (21.17%) Software Developer
4 29 (21.17%) C# .NET Developer
5 26 (18.98%) DBA
5 26 (18.98%) SQL DBA
6 21 (15.33%) Administrator
7 13 (9.49%) SQL Server DBA
8 11 (8.03%) ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (8.03%) Server Administrator
8 11 (8.03%) C# Software Developer
9 10 (7.30%) .NET Software Developer
9 10 (7.30%) .NET Web Developer
9 10 (7.30%) Senior Developer
9 10 (7.30%) Web Developer
10 9 (6.57%) Senior .NET Developer
11 8 (5.84%) Java Developer
12 7 (5.11%) Systems Developer
12 7 (5.11%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (67.88%) .NET
2 57 (41.61%) ASP.NET
3 35 (25.55%) .NET Framework
4 33 (24.09%) WCF
5 30 (21.90%) XML
6 22 (16.06%) LINQ
7 18 (13.14%) ASP.NET MVC
8 17 (12.41%) WPF
9 14 (10.22%) XSLT
10 13 (9.49%) HTML
10 13 (9.49%) Web Services
11 12 (8.76%) Java ME
12 11 (8.03%) CSS
13 8 (5.84%) jQuery
14 7 (5.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 7 (5.11%) ADO.NET
15 6 (4.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 5 (3.65%) SignalR
16 5 (3.65%) CSS3
16 5 (3.65%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.22%) Clustering
2 13 (9.49%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (8.76%) Blackberry
4 5 (3.65%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.46%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (1.46%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.46%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.73%) Replication
6 1 (0.73%) Statistics
6 1 (0.73%) Spread Betting
6 1 (0.73%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 30 (21.90%) Windows
2 18 (13.14%) Android
3 14 (10.22%) Apple iOS
4 12 (8.76%) Windows Phone
5 9 (6.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (5.11%) Windows 7
6 7 (5.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (3.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.46%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (19.71%) MVC
2 23 (16.79%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (13.87%) TDD
3 19 (13.87%) Multithreading
4 17 (12.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 15 (10.95%) Migration
5 15 (10.95%) Scrum
5 15 (10.95%) ETL
5 15 (10.95%) Performance Tuning
6 13 (9.49%) ITIL
6 13 (9.49%) Database Security
7 12 (8.76%) OO
8 9 (6.57%) E-Commerce
9 7 (5.11%) MVVM
9 7 (5.11%) Performance Monitoring
10 6 (4.38%) BDD
10 6 (4.38%) Data Migration
10 6 (4.38%) Data Cleansing
10 6 (4.38%) Database Tuning
10 6 (4.38%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 92 (67.15%) SQL
2 81 (59.12%) C#
3 38 (27.74%) T-SQL
4 30 (21.90%) JavaScript
5 23 (16.79%) Java
6 18 (13.14%) PowerShell
7 16 (11.68%) VB.NET
8 12 (8.76%) VB
9 11 (8.03%) XAML
10 4 (2.92%) VB6
10 4 (2.92%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.46%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.46%) Python
11 2 (1.46%) Perl
11 2 (1.46%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (12.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (6.57%) Degree
2 9 (6.57%) MCSE
3 3 (2.19%) MCDBA
4 2 (1.46%) PhD
5 1 (0.73%) MCSA
5 1 (0.73%) NCDA
5 1 (0.73%) NCIE
5 1 (0.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.03%) ISO 8583
2 4 (2.92%) QA
System Software
1 7 (5.11%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.19%) HDFS
4 2 (1.46%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (1.46%) Puppet
1 2 (1.46%) Vagrant
1 2 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 61 (44.53%) Microsoft
2 16 (11.68%) Oracle
3 13 (9.49%) Twitter
4 11 (8.03%) Telerik
5 7 (5.11%) Red Gate
6 6 (4.38%) VMware
7 5 (3.65%) Cisco
8 2 (1.46%) HP
8 2 (1.46%) Motorola
9 1 (0.73%) NetApp
9 1 (0.73%) SAP
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension,Healthcare,Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 20 days ago