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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 59 50 62
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +12
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 21 19 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.52% 3.02% 0.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.19% 11.88% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 3
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
206 160 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 24.70% 25.44% 19.21%
Number of salaries quoted 184 128 117
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £31,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 3 July 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Coventry

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 44 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 32 (72.73%) .NET
3 30 (68.18%) C#
4 26 (59.09%) SQL
5 24 (54.55%) ASP.NET
6 21 (47.73%) Windows
6 21 (47.73%) SharePoint
6 21 (47.73%) MVC
7 19 (43.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (36.36%) Microsoft
8 16 (36.36%) Web Services
9 15 (34.09%) SharePoint 2010
9 15 (34.09%) WCF
10 14 (31.82%) CSS
10 14 (31.82%) HTML
11 13 (29.55%) T-SQL
11 13 (29.55%) SQL Server 2005
12 12 (27.27%) .NET Framework
12 12 (27.27%) jQuery
12 12 (27.27%) JavaScript
13 11 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
14 10 (22.73%) IIS
14 10 (22.73%) ITIL
14 10 (22.73%) CRM
15 9 (20.45%) MS Excel
15 9 (20.45%) VB
15 9 (20.45%) Degree
15 9 (20.45%) Dynamics CRM
15 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2012
16 8 (18.18%) Back Office

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 21 (47.73%) SharePoint
2 15 (34.09%) SharePoint 2010
3 10 (22.73%) IIS
4 6 (13.64%) MS Exchange
4 6 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (11.36%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (6.82%) Lync
8 2 (4.55%) IBM Notes
9 1 (2.27%) OpenEdge
9 1 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 9 (20.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (20.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.64%) Google Analytics
2 4 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.82%) IaaS
4 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) SSL
2 4 (9.09%) Internet
3 3 (6.82%) DNS
4 1 (2.27%) MPLS
4 1 (2.27%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (2.27%) SAN
4 1 (2.27%) DHCP
4 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (29.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (15.91%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (2.27%) OLAP
6 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.27%) DTS
6 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (15.91%) Visual Studio
2 5 (11.36%) Subversion
3 4 (9.09%) Git (software)
4 3 (6.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.27%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 8 (18.18%) Back Office
2 3 (6.82%) Finance
3 2 (4.55%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 20 (45.45%) Developer
2 10 (22.73%) Analyst
2 10 (22.73%) Applications Support
3 9 (20.45%) Support Analyst
4 8 (18.18%) Applications Support Analyst
5 7 (15.91%) .NET Developer
5 7 (15.91%) Junior
5 7 (15.91%) Junior Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Administrator
7 4 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (6.82%) Support Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (6.82%) IT Support Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Deployment Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) IT Support
9 2 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (4.55%) AWS Developer
9 2 (4.55%) Software Support Analyst
9 2 (4.55%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (72.73%) .NET
2 24 (54.55%) ASP.NET
3 16 (36.36%) Web Services
4 15 (34.09%) WCF
5 14 (31.82%) CSS
5 14 (31.82%) HTML
6 12 (27.27%) .NET Framework
6 12 (27.27%) jQuery
7 11 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (15.91%) XHTML
8 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 6 (13.64%) XML
10 4 (9.09%) Backbone.js
10 4 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (9.09%) AngularJS
11 1 (2.27%) LINQ
11 1 (2.27%) HTML5
11 1 (2.27%) Entity Framework
11 1 (2.27%) CSS3
11 1 (2.27%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) User Experience
2 6 (13.64%) W3C
3 3 (6.82%) Replication
4 2 (4.55%) Clustering
5 1 (2.27%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.27%) Kindle
5 1 (2.27%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (47.73%) Windows
2 19 (43.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (47.73%) MVC
2 10 (22.73%) ITIL
2 10 (22.73%) CRM
3 6 (13.64%) SEO
3 6 (13.64%) Pay per click
3 6 (13.64%) Web Development
3 6 (13.64%) Unit Testing
3 6 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (13.64%) Analytics
3 6 (13.64%) Change Control
4 4 (9.09%) Test Scripting
4 4 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.55%) Content Management
6 2 (4.55%) ETL
6 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.55%) Software Deployment
7 1 (2.27%) Data Transformation
7 1 (2.27%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.27%) Dashboard Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (68.18%) C#
2 26 (59.09%) SQL
3 13 (29.55%) T-SQL
4 12 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 9 (20.45%) VB
6 5 (11.36%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.55%) VB6
8 1 (2.27%) VBScript
8 1 (2.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) CCA
2 3 (6.82%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (6.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.27%) MCTS
4 1 (2.27%) MCITP
4 1 (2.27%) MCSE
4 1 (2.27%) MCSA
4 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (13.64%) Active Directory
1 6 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (13.64%) Hyper-V
2 3 (6.82%) XenApp
2 3 (6.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.27%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.27%) SCCM
2 1 (2.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.64%) Citrix
2 6 (13.64%) VMware
2 6 (13.64%) Google
3 4 (9.09%) Rackspace
4 3 (6.82%) Symantec
4 3 (6.82%) Sophos
5 2 (4.55%) Lotus
6 1 (2.27%) EMC
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