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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 21 21 14
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 14 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 7.49% 0.88% 6.94%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 29.79% 5.56% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 5
Average salary £42,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £35,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
47 18 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 25.13% 15.93% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 43 18 12
Average salary £44,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £64,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Chelmsford region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (93.33%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (93.33%) DTS
2 14 (93.33%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (93.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 14 (93.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 14 (93.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 14 (93.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 14 (93.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (66.67%) Finance
4 9 (60.00%) MDX
4 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 4 (26.67%) MicroStrategy
6 4 (26.67%) Kimball Methodology
7 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
7 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (6.67%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (6.67%) Change Management
7 1 (6.67%) MVC
7 1 (6.67%) jQuery
7 1 (6.67%) Degree
7 1 (6.67%) NHS
7 1 (6.67%) Intranet
7 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
7 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
7 1 (6.67%) Web Services

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (93.33%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (93.33%) DTS
2 14 (93.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 14 (93.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 14 (93.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 14 (93.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 14 (93.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 10 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Team Leader
1 8 (53.33%) Support Team Leader
2 6 (40.00%) Business Support Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Applications Support
3 4 (26.67%) Application Support Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) MDX
2 1 (6.67%) jQuery
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (26.67%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (6.67%) Change Management
3 1 (6.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C#
1 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle