The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheadle region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 20 14 10
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 4 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheadle 7.14% 16.00% 15.56%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 23.53% 33.33% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 6
Average salary - £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 Cheadle region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheadle
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
17 24 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheadle 30.36% 48.00% 31.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 17 8
Average salary £21,500 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-49.41% +30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheadle

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Cheadle

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Cheadle

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Cheadle

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheadle

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheadle 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 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) C#
3 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) Web Services
4 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
4 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
4 4 (57.14%) WCF
5 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (42.86%) HTML5
5 3 (42.86%) CSS
5 3 (42.86%) HTML
5 3 (42.86%) Windows
5 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
6 2 (28.57%) User Experience
6 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
6 2 (28.57%) Change Control
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (28.57%) NUnit
6 2 (28.57%) Information Management
6 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
6 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 2 (28.57%) VMware
6 2 (28.57%) Military
6 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (28.57%) Shell Script

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Cheadle by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheadle 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 1 (14.29%) RavenDB
3 1 (14.29%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
2 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 2 (28.57%) NUnit
2 2 (28.57%) Gerrit
2 2 (28.57%) Moq
2 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) FxCop
2 2 (28.57%) StyleCop
General
1 2 (28.57%) Military
1 2 (28.57%) Electronics
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Development Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Web Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 4 (57.14%) WCF
3 3 (42.86%) HTML5
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (28.57%) LINQ
4 2 (28.57%) jQuery
4 2 (28.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (28.57%) Ninject
4 2 (28.57%) CSS3
4 2 (28.57%) NHibernate
4 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (14.29%) Ajax
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (14.29%) REST
5 1 (14.29%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) Change Control
2 2 (28.57%) Information Management
2 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 2 (28.57%) CMMI
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
2 2 (28.57%) Validation
2 2 (28.57%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) SOA
2 2 (28.57%) Stress Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Requirements Management
2 2 (28.57%) Web Development
2 2 (28.57%) Communications Security
2 2 (28.57%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
4 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
4 2 (28.57%) Ruby
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) XQuery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VirtualBox
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Wonderware