The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester 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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 24 38 15
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -23
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 11 7 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 4.98% 2.95% 20.98%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.71% 7.78% 38.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 67
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,750 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server 2008
Cheshire

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 Chester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
70 90 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 31.67% 37.97% 55.04%
Number of salaries quoted 57 59 165
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Chester

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Chester

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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
2 22 (88.00%) SQL
3 19 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (68.00%) .NET
5 16 (64.00%) C#
5 16 (64.00%) ASP.NET
5 16 (64.00%) CSS
5 16 (64.00%) MVC
5 16 (64.00%) JavaScript
5 16 (64.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (64.00%) jQuery
5 16 (64.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (60.00%) Relational Database
6 15 (60.00%) .NET Framework
6 15 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 15 (60.00%) T-SQL
7 13 (52.00%) HTML
8 12 (48.00%) Web Services
8 12 (48.00%) ADO.NET
8 12 (48.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 12 (48.00%) WCF
8 12 (48.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 12 (48.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (28.00%) MongoDB
9 7 (28.00%) MySQL
10 6 (24.00%) Replication
10 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (20.00%) Visual Studio
12 4 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 12 (48.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (64.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 16 (64.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 15 (60.00%) Relational Database
4 7 (28.00%) MongoDB
4 7 (28.00%) MySQL
5 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (16.00%) Big Data
6 4 (16.00%) OLTP
6 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (12.00%) VLDB
7 3 (12.00%) DTS
7 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (12.00%) Hadoop
8 1 (4.00%) MS Access
8 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 15 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (84.00%) Developer
2 16 (64.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (28.00%) DBA
4 2 (8.00%) SQL DBA
5 1 (4.00%) Junior Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Server Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (4.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (68.00%) .NET
2 16 (64.00%) ASP.NET
2 16 (64.00%) CSS
2 16 (64.00%) jQuery
3 15 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 15 (60.00%) .NET Framework
4 13 (52.00%) HTML
5 12 (48.00%) ADO.NET
5 12 (48.00%) Web Services
5 12 (48.00%) WCF
5 12 (48.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 12 (48.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (12.00%) ADO
7 1 (4.00%) XML
7 1 (4.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Replication
2 3 (12.00%) Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Android
1 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (64.00%) MVC
3 4 (16.00%) Data Modelling
3 4 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (16.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (12.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 3 (12.00%) Data Transformation
4 3 (12.00%) OOP
4 3 (12.00%) OO
4 3 (12.00%) Migration
5 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.00%) ETL
5 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.00%) Android Development
5 1 (4.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (88.00%) SQL
2 16 (64.00%) C#
2 16 (64.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (60.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.00%) VB
4 1 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) Vertica
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