The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 62 48 32
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -16
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 30 79 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.84% 4.75% 6.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.65% 14.47% 16.32%
Number of salaries quoted 28 72 82
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £26,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £45,000 £44,750
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
SQL Server 2008
North West

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 Cheshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
311 546 680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 29.40% 32.85% 38.59%
Number of salaries quoted 271 453 541
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing SQL Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Cheshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Cheshire

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -10 15 £47,500 +18.75%
Chester -8 4 £44,000 +17.33% 1
Macclesfield +2 3 £35,000 -12.50%
Wilmslow +1 3 £40,000 +21.21%
Runcorn -2 2 £35,000 -5.40%
Knutsford +4 1 - -
SQL Server 2008
North West

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 65 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 57 (87.69%) SQL
3 39 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 34 (52.31%) Finance
5 28 (43.08%) Microsoft
6 25 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
7 24 (36.92%) T-SQL
7 24 (36.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 21 (32.31%) SQL Server 2012
9 18 (27.69%) Resource Management
10 17 (26.15%) ETL
11 15 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
12 14 (21.54%) C#
12 14 (21.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 12 (18.46%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (16.92%) Windows
14 11 (16.92%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (15.38%) Banking
15 10 (15.38%) .NET
15 10 (15.38%) SQL Server 2014
15 10 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
16 8 (12.31%) ASP.NET
16 8 (12.31%) Data Warehouse
16 8 (12.31%) Replication
16 8 (12.31%) TDD
17 7 (10.77%) Waterfall
17 7 (10.77%) Database Mirroring
17 7 (10.77%) Relational Database
18 6 (9.23%) High Availability
18 6 (9.23%) Capacity Planning

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.15%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (6.15%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (4.62%) IIS
2 3 (4.62%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.08%) CMS
4 1 (1.54%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.54%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.62%) MS Office
3 1 (1.54%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (4.62%) Office 365
2 2 (3.08%) GitHub
3 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.62%) DHCP
1 3 (4.62%) DNS
1 3 (4.62%) Firewall
1 3 (4.62%) Internet
2 1 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 39 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 24 (36.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (32.31%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (21.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (15.38%) SQL Server 2014
7 8 (12.31%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (10.77%) Relational Database
9 5 (7.69%) MS Access
10 4 (6.15%) MySQL
11 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (3.08%) Data Mining
12 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database
12 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 10 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (7.69%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.62%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (3.08%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.54%) TeamCity
General
1 34 (52.31%) Finance
2 10 (15.38%) Banking
3 4 (6.15%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.62%) Billing
5 2 (3.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (64.62%) Developer
2 26 (40.00%) SQL Developer
3 21 (32.31%) Lead Developer
3 21 (32.31%) Senior Developer
4 19 (29.23%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 19 (29.23%) SQL BI Developer
5 18 (27.69%) Business Intelligence Lead
5 18 (27.69%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
5 18 (27.69%) Senior SQL Developer
6 13 (20.00%) DBA
7 11 (16.92%) SQL DBA
8 7 (10.77%) .NET Developer
9 6 (9.23%) Database Developer
9 6 (9.23%) ETL Developer
9 6 (9.23%) SSIS Developer
10 3 (4.62%) C# Developer
10 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (4.62%) Senior Software Engineer
10 3 (4.62%) Software Engineer
11 2 (3.08%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.38%) .NET
2 8 (12.31%) ASP.NET
3 5 (7.69%) .NET Framework
3 5 (7.69%) CSS
3 5 (7.69%) jQuery
3 5 (7.69%) JSON
4 4 (6.15%) ADO
4 4 (6.15%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (6.15%) WCF
5 3 (4.62%) Entity Framework
6 2 (3.08%) Ajax
6 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (3.08%) DAO
6 2 (3.08%) HTML
6 2 (3.08%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (3.08%) Razor View Engine
6 2 (3.08%) RESTful
6 2 (3.08%) WinForms
6 2 (3.08%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.46%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.31%) Replication
3 6 (9.23%) Clustering
3 6 (9.23%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.54%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.54%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.92%) Windows
2 3 (4.62%) Android
2 3 (4.62%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.62%) Windows CE
2 3 (4.62%) Windows Mobile
2 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (3.08%) Linux
4 1 (1.54%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (27.69%) Resource Management
3 17 (26.15%) ETL
4 15 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
5 11 (16.92%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (12.31%) TDD
7 7 (10.77%) Database Mirroring
7 7 (10.77%) Waterfall
8 6 (9.23%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (9.23%) Database Tuning
8 6 (9.23%) High Availability
8 6 (9.23%) MVC
9 5 (7.69%) ETL Development
10 4 (6.15%) OO
10 4 (6.15%) Software Engineering
11 3 (4.62%) Business Analysis
11 3 (4.62%) ITIL
11 3 (4.62%) Mobile Device Management
11 3 (4.62%) Stakeholder Management
12 2 (3.08%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 57 (87.69%) SQL
2 24 (36.92%) T-SQL
3 14 (21.54%) C#
4 5 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 5 (7.69%) VBA
5 4 (6.15%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.08%) C++
6 2 (3.08%) Delphi
6 2 (3.08%) VC++
Qualifications
1 2 (3.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) MobiControl
1 1 (1.54%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 28 (43.08%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.62%) Oracle
2 3 (4.62%) VMware
3 1 (1.54%) Adobe
3 1 (1.54%) EPiServer
3 1 (1.54%) Motorola
3 1 (1.54%) Sitecore
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