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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 53 48 63
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +15
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 21 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.77% 1.83% 2.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.11% 8.70% 8.64%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 11
Average salary £25,000 £33,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.92% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £29,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,250 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
189 115 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 24.90% 21.10% 24.66%
Number of salaries quoted 150 104 152
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 17 April 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Coventry

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 42 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 34 (80.95%) .NET
3 31 (73.81%) C#
4 24 (57.14%) ASP.NET
4 24 (57.14%) SharePoint
5 23 (54.76%) SQL
6 19 (45.24%) SQL Server 2005
6 19 (45.24%) WCF
7 18 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (42.86%) Windows
7 18 (42.86%) Web Services
8 17 (40.48%) .NET Framework
9 13 (30.95%) Microsoft
10 12 (28.57%) MVC
10 12 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
11 11 (26.19%) XML
11 11 (26.19%) CRM
11 11 (26.19%) T-SQL
11 11 (26.19%) HTML
11 11 (26.19%) CSS
12 10 (23.81%) JavaScript
12 10 (23.81%) ITIL
12 10 (23.81%) Visual Studio
12 10 (23.81%) Dynamics CRM
13 9 (21.43%) IIS
13 9 (21.43%) BizTalk Server
14 8 (19.05%) VB
15 7 (16.67%) Back Office
15 7 (16.67%) Web Development
15 7 (16.67%) jQuery

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 24 (57.14%) SharePoint
2 12 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
3 9 (21.43%) IIS
3 9 (21.43%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 7 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (4.76%) Lync
8 1 (2.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (2.38%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (2.38%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (23.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (14.29%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) SSL
2 3 (7.14%) SAN
3 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.76%) DNS
4 1 (2.38%) LAN
4 1 (2.38%) WAN
4 1 (2.38%) DHCP
4 1 (2.38%) Intranet
4 1 (2.38%) Internet
4 1 (2.38%) MPLS
4 1 (2.38%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (45.24%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.38%) OLAP
4 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (23.81%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (16.67%) Back Office
2 5 (11.90%) Finance
3 1 (2.38%) Advertising
3 1 (2.38%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 20 (47.62%) Developer
2 15 (35.71%) Applications Support
3 12 (28.57%) Analyst
4 11 (26.19%) Support Analyst
5 10 (23.81%) Applications Support Analyst
6 8 (19.05%) .NET Developer
7 6 (14.29%) Junior Developer
7 6 (14.29%) Support Engineer
7 6 (14.29%) Junior
8 3 (7.14%) Senior Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (7.14%) Administrator
8 3 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
8 3 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (7.14%) IT Support
9 2 (4.76%) Analyst Developer
9 2 (4.76%) AWS Developer
9 2 (4.76%) Applications Developer
10 1 (2.38%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (80.95%) .NET
2 24 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 19 (45.24%) WCF
4 18 (42.86%) Web Services
5 17 (40.48%) .NET Framework
6 11 (26.19%) XML
6 11 (26.19%) CSS
6 11 (26.19%) HTML
7 7 (16.67%) jQuery
8 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 6 (14.29%) XHTML
9 3 (7.14%) Ajax
10 1 (2.38%) X-Windows
10 1 (2.38%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) W3C
1 6 (14.29%) User Experience
2 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.76%) Replication
3 1 (2.38%) Clustering
3 1 (2.38%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 18 (42.86%) Windows
1 18 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) MVC
2 11 (26.19%) CRM
3 10 (23.81%) ITIL
4 7 (16.67%) Web Development
5 6 (14.29%) Change Control
5 6 (14.29%) Analytics
5 6 (14.29%) SEO
5 6 (14.29%) Pay per click
6 5 (11.90%) Unit Testing
6 5 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.38%) OO
7 1 (2.38%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.38%) Software Delivery
7 1 (2.38%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.38%) Workflow
7 1 (2.38%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.38%) Content Management
7 1 (2.38%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.38%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.38%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 31 (73.81%) C#
2 23 (54.76%) SQL
3 11 (26.19%) T-SQL
4 10 (23.81%) JavaScript
5 8 (19.05%) VB
6 3 (7.14%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.38%) VB6
7 1 (2.38%) Korn
7 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) Degree
2 3 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (4.76%) CCA
3 2 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) MCSE
4 1 (2.38%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.52%) XenApp
3 3 (7.14%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.76%) vSphere
4 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.38%) MAILsweeper
2 1 (2.38%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.38%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (2.38%) SCCM
2 1 (2.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (30.95%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.67%) Citrix
3 6 (14.29%) Google
4 4 (9.52%) VMware
5 2 (4.76%) HP
5 2 (4.76%) EMC
5 2 (4.76%) NetApp
5 2 (4.76%) Symantec
5 2 (4.76%) Sophos
6 1 (2.38%) Lotus
6 1 (2.38%) CommVault
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle
6 1 (2.38%) Finjan
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £22000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago