The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 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 Chelmsford region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 26 18 9
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -9
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 3 4 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 2.00% 5.48% 24.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.68% 21.05% 58.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 33
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
31 19 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 20.67% 26.03% 41.48%
Number of salaries quoted 30 16 56
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server 2008
Essex

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 31 July 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 30 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (96.67%) SQL
3 24 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (73.33%) T-SQL
5 17 (56.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 16 (53.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (43.33%) Relational Database
7 13 (43.33%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (43.33%) Microsoft
8 12 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 11 (36.67%) Clustering
9 11 (36.67%) MS Excel
10 10 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (30.00%) Red Gate
11 9 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
11 9 (30.00%) Database Tuning
11 9 (30.00%) DTS
11 9 (30.00%) Replication
11 9 (30.00%) Windows
12 8 (26.67%) ETL
12 8 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (20.00%) QlikView
13 6 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
13 6 (20.00%) SharePoint
14 5 (16.67%) .NET
14 5 (16.67%) Finance
14 5 (16.67%) Automotive
14 5 (16.67%) OO
14 5 (16.67%) C++

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 6 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (16.67%) Drupal
Applications
1 11 (36.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (56.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 16 (53.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (43.33%) Relational Database
5 13 (43.33%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (30.00%) DTS
9 6 (20.00%) QlikView
10 5 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
1 5 (16.67%) Automotive
2 1 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Analyst
2 11 (36.67%) SQL DBA
2 11 (36.67%) DBA
3 10 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
4 8 (26.67%) Developer
4 8 (26.67%) MI Analyst
5 5 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 5 (16.67%) Java Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Junior
7 1 (3.33%) Junior DBA
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server DBA
7 1 (3.33%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Report Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) .NET
1 5 (16.67%) CSS
1 5 (16.67%) JSP
1 5 (16.67%) SOAP
1 5 (16.67%) Struts
1 5 (16.67%) Web Services
1 5 (16.67%) XML
1 5 (16.67%) Struts2
1 5 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Clustering
2 9 (30.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 9 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
1 9 (30.00%) Database Tuning
2 8 (26.67%) ETL
2 8 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 5 (16.67%) OO
4 5 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 5 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 2 (6.67%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (96.67%) SQL
2 22 (73.33%) T-SQL
3 5 (16.67%) C++
3 5 (16.67%) Java
3 5 (16.67%) PHP
3 5 (16.67%) VB
3 5 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.33%) VBA
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (30.00%) Red Gate
3 1 (3.33%) Cognos