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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 28 18 30
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +12
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 2 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.85% 6.57% 5.96%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.13% 18.84% 15.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 10
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
39 69 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 36.11% 34.85% 38.53%
Number of salaries quoted 39 61 62
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,700 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) VB.NET
3 4 (57.14%) XML
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
4 3 (42.86%) Ajax
4 3 (42.86%) Web Development
4 3 (42.86%) WCF
4 3 (42.86%) jQuery
4 3 (42.86%) Data Protection
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 3 (42.86%) MVC
4 3 (42.86%) C++
4 3 (42.86%) HTML
4 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) TDD
5 1 (14.29%) IIS

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) C# Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Senior C# Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior SQL Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Software Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# VB.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 4 (57.14%) XML
4 3 (42.86%) Ajax
4 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (42.86%) HTML
4 3 (42.86%) jQuery
4 3 (42.86%) WCF
4 3 (42.86%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) Data Protection
3 3 (42.86%) MVC
3 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) VB.NET
4 3 (42.86%) C++
Chester, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 7 hours ago