The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 42 25 22
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 28 42 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 4.60% 7.13% 11.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.07% 22.22% 27.46%
Number of salaries quoted 22 28 49
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,650 £29,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,377 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server 2008
West Midlands

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 Coventry region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
232 189 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 38.10% 32.09% 40.38%
Number of salaries quoted 207 163 181
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,850 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Coventry

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Coventry

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 43 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 38 (88.37%) .NET
3 29 (67.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 28 (65.12%) C#
5 26 (60.47%) Windows
6 25 (58.14%) SharePoint
7 23 (53.49%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (48.84%) ASP.NET
9 17 (39.53%) XML
9 17 (39.53%) WCF
10 16 (37.21%) Web Services
10 16 (37.21%) .NET Framework
11 15 (34.88%) Microsoft
12 13 (30.23%) SQL
12 13 (30.23%) IIS
12 13 (30.23%) MS Exchange
12 13 (30.23%) Active Directory
12 13 (30.23%) Citrix
12 13 (30.23%) SAN
12 13 (30.23%) VMware
12 13 (30.23%) Exchange Server 2010
12 13 (30.23%) Windows Server 2012
13 12 (27.91%) HP
13 12 (27.91%) Windows Server 2003
13 12 (27.91%) XenApp
14 11 (25.58%) Internet
14 11 (25.58%) SharePoint 2010
14 11 (25.58%) SQL Server 2012
15 10 (23.26%) HTML
15 10 (23.26%) JavaScript

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 25 (58.14%) SharePoint
2 13 (30.23%) MS Exchange
2 13 (30.23%) IIS
2 13 (30.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (25.58%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (16.28%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (13.95%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (2.33%) Lync
6 1 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.33%) CMS
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (2.33%) Sitefinity
6 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (20.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.23%) SAN
2 11 (25.58%) Internet
3 9 (20.93%) Intranet
4 7 (16.28%) LAN
4 7 (16.28%) WAN
5 6 (13.95%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.33%) DNS
6 1 (2.33%) DHCP
6 1 (2.33%) MPLS
6 1 (2.33%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.33%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (67.44%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (25.58%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 10 (23.26%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (20.93%) Finance
2 5 (11.63%) Banking
3 4 (9.30%) Advertising
4 1 (2.33%) Retail
4 1 (2.33%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 16 (37.21%) Analyst
1 16 (37.21%) Applications Support
2 14 (32.56%) Developer
3 12 (27.91%) Support Analyst
4 9 (20.93%) Applications Support Analyst
5 8 (18.60%) Support Engineer
5 8 (18.60%) .NET Developer
6 6 (13.95%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 4 (9.30%) Senior Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Consultant
7 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 3 (6.98%) Applications Support Engineer
9 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 2 (4.65%) Analyst Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Windows Support Analyst
9 2 (4.65%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Applications Developer
10 1 (2.33%) Server Support
10 1 (2.33%) Technical Support
10 1 (2.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (88.37%) .NET
2 21 (48.84%) ASP.NET
3 17 (39.53%) XML
3 17 (39.53%) WCF
4 16 (37.21%) .NET Framework
4 16 (37.21%) Web Services
5 10 (23.26%) HTML
5 10 (23.26%) CSS
6 7 (16.28%) Ajax
6 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (6.98%) X-Windows
8 2 (4.65%) jQuery
9 1 (2.33%) HTML5
9 1 (2.33%) CSS3
9 1 (2.33%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.33%) Replication
2 1 (2.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 26 (60.47%) Windows
2 23 (53.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (30.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (27.91%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.65%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.26%) ITIL
1 10 (23.26%) CRM
2 8 (18.60%) MVC
3 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (9.30%) Web Development
4 4 (9.30%) Unit Testing
5 3 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (6.98%) SOA
5 3 (6.98%) OO
5 3 (6.98%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (4.65%) TDD
6 2 (4.65%) OOD
6 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.65%) Domain-Driven Design
6 2 (4.65%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.33%) Waterfall
7 1 (2.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 28 (65.12%) C#
2 13 (30.23%) SQL
3 10 (23.26%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.63%) PowerShell
5 4 (9.30%) VB.NET
5 4 (9.30%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.65%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.33%) XAML
7 1 (2.33%) Korn
7 1 (2.33%) VBScript
7 1 (2.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.33%) MCSE
2 1 (2.33%) MCSA
2 1 (2.33%) CCA
2 1 (2.33%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (30.23%) Active Directory
2 12 (27.91%) XenApp
3 5 (11.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.33%) vSphere
4 1 (2.33%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) MAILsweeper
1 5 (11.63%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (4.65%) SCCM
2 2 (4.65%) SCOM
3 1 (2.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 15 (34.88%) Microsoft
2 13 (30.23%) Citrix
2 13 (30.23%) VMware
3 12 (27.91%) HP
4 7 (16.28%) NetApp
5 6 (13.95%) EMC
6 5 (11.63%) CommVault
6 5 (11.63%) Finjan
7 2 (4.65%) Oracle
7 2 (4.65%) Apple
8 1 (2.33%) Symantec
8 1 (2.33%) Sophos
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £33000 - £43000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits & Training
Posted: 2 days ago