The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 23 16 10
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 1 4 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 0.79% 5.56% 22.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.76% 28.57% 56.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 28
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server 2008
Essex

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 Chelmsford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
21 14 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 16.54% 19.44% 39.68%
Number of salaries quoted 21 11 50
Average salary £36,713 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.21% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Chelmsford

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 25 (100.00%) SQL
2 20 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (76.00%) T-SQL
4 13 (52.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 13 (52.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (52.00%) Relational Database
5 12 (48.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 12 (48.00%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (36.00%) MS Excel
7 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
8 8 (32.00%) Clustering
9 7 (28.00%) Replication
9 7 (28.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (28.00%) Red Gate
9 7 (28.00%) Database Tuning
9 7 (28.00%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (28.00%) DTS
9 7 (28.00%) Windows
10 6 (24.00%) ETL
10 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (20.00%) SharePoint
11 5 (20.00%) OO
11 5 (20.00%) C++
11 5 (20.00%) Java
11 5 (20.00%) PHP
11 5 (20.00%) VB
11 5 (20.00%) VB.NET
11 5 (20.00%) .NET

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 5 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (20.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 9 (36.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (52.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 13 (52.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (52.00%) Relational Database
4 12 (48.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 12 (48.00%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (28.00%) DTS
7 5 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (20.00%) QlikView
8 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
General
1 5 (20.00%) Automotive
2 3 (12.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Analyst
2 10 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
3 8 (32.00%) DBA
3 8 (32.00%) SQL DBA
3 8 (32.00%) MI Analyst
4 6 (24.00%) Developer
5 5 (20.00%) Java Developer
6 4 (16.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
6 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) SQL Server DBA
7 1 (4.00%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Junior
7 1 (4.00%) Junior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) .NET
1 5 (20.00%) CSS
1 5 (20.00%) JSP
1 5 (20.00%) SOAP
1 5 (20.00%) Struts
1 5 (20.00%) Web Services
1 5 (20.00%) XML
1 5 (20.00%) Struts2
1 5 (20.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Clustering
2 7 (28.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 7 (28.00%) Database Tuning
1 7 (28.00%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (24.00%) ETL
2 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (20.00%) OO
3 5 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 5 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 5 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (8.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) SQL
2 19 (76.00%) T-SQL
3 5 (20.00%) C++
3 5 (20.00%) Java
3 5 (20.00%) PHP
3 5 (20.00%) VB
3 5 (20.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (28.00%) Red Gate