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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 58 52 50
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 17 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.08% 1.86% 2.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.19% 7.10% 11.61%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 11
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £34,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £50,250 £57,500
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
185 155 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 22.67% 26.27% 19.96%
Number of salaries quoted 161 133 99
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,150
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £62,250 £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 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 28 August 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Coventry

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 35 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (71.43%) SQL
3 24 (68.57%) .NET
4 21 (60.00%) C#
5 18 (51.43%) ASP.NET
5 18 (51.43%) MVC
6 16 (45.71%) Windows
6 16 (45.71%) SharePoint
7 13 (37.14%) CSS
7 13 (37.14%) HTML
7 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (37.14%) SharePoint 2010
8 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
9 11 (31.43%) T-SQL
9 11 (31.43%) JavaScript
9 11 (31.43%) Web Services
9 11 (31.43%) SQL Server 2005
10 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (28.57%) WCF
10 10 (28.57%) jQuery
11 9 (25.71%) IIS
12 8 (22.86%) ITIL
12 8 (22.86%) VB
12 8 (22.86%) CRM
12 8 (22.86%) VMware
13 7 (20.00%) Back Office
13 7 (20.00%) Degree
13 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 7 (20.00%) PowerShell
13 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 16 (45.71%) SharePoint
2 13 (37.14%) SharePoint 2010
3 9 (25.71%) IIS
4 4 (11.43%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (8.57%) IBM Notes
5 3 (8.57%) MS Exchange
5 3 (8.57%) Lync
5 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (5.71%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.86%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (11.43%) Google Analytics
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (11.43%) IaaS
3 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) SSL
1 4 (11.43%) Internet
2 3 (8.57%) DNS
3 1 (2.86%) MPLS
3 1 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (2.86%) SAN
3 1 (2.86%) DHCP
3 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (31.43%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.86%) DTS
5 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 5 (14.29%) Subversion
1 5 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (11.43%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.86%) TortoiseSVN
3 1 (2.86%) Moq
3 1 (2.86%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.86%) ReSharper
3 1 (2.86%) NUnit
General
1 7 (20.00%) Back Office
2 4 (11.43%) Finance
3 3 (8.57%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Developer
2 9 (25.71%) Analyst
3 8 (22.86%) Support Analyst
4 7 (20.00%) Applications Support
4 7 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 6 (17.14%) .NET Developer
6 5 (14.29%) Junior Developer
6 5 (14.29%) Administrator
6 5 (14.29%) Junior
6 5 (14.29%) Deployment Engineer
7 4 (11.43%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (8.57%) DBA
8 3 (8.57%) Software Engineer
8 3 (8.57%) C# Developer
8 3 (8.57%) SQL DBA
8 3 (8.57%) Software Deployment Engineer
9 2 (5.71%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (5.71%) Software Support Analyst
10 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Developer
10 1 (2.86%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (68.57%) .NET
2 18 (51.43%) ASP.NET
3 13 (37.14%) CSS
3 13 (37.14%) HTML
4 11 (31.43%) Web Services
5 10 (28.57%) jQuery
5 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (28.57%) WCF
6 6 (17.14%) .NET Framework
7 5 (14.29%) XHTML
7 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (11.43%) XML
8 4 (11.43%) Backbone.js
8 4 (11.43%) KnockoutJS
8 4 (11.43%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.86%) LINQ
9 1 (2.86%) HTML5
9 1 (2.86%) Entity Framework
9 1 (2.86%) CSS3
9 1 (2.86%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) User Experience
2 4 (11.43%) W3C
3 3 (8.57%) Replication
3 3 (8.57%) Clustering
4 1 (2.86%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.86%) Kindle
4 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (45.71%) Windows
2 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) MVC
2 8 (22.86%) ITIL
2 8 (22.86%) CRM
3 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (11.43%) Pay per click
4 4 (11.43%) Web Development
4 4 (11.43%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (11.43%) SEO
4 4 (11.43%) Test Scripting
4 4 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (11.43%) Change Control
4 4 (11.43%) Software Deployment
4 4 (11.43%) Analytics
5 3 (8.57%) Unit Testing
5 3 (8.57%) Content Management
6 2 (5.71%) ETL
7 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.86%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 25 (71.43%) SQL
2 21 (60.00%) C#
3 11 (31.43%) T-SQL
3 11 (31.43%) JavaScript
4 8 (22.86%) VB
5 7 (20.00%) PowerShell
6 3 (8.57%) VB6
7 1 (2.86%) VBScript
7 1 (2.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) CCA
2 3 (8.57%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (8.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.86%) MCTS
4 1 (2.86%) MCITP
4 1 (2.86%) MCSE
4 1 (2.86%) MCSA
4 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 3 (8.57%) XenApp
3 3 (8.57%) vSphere
3 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.86%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.86%) SCCM
2 1 (2.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.86%) VMware
3 4 (11.43%) Google
3 4 (11.43%) Rackspace
4 3 (8.57%) Citrix
4 3 (8.57%) Lotus
4 3 (8.57%) Symantec
4 3 (8.57%) Sophos
5 1 (2.86%) EMC
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