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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 66 53 42
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -11
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 9 26 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.18% 3.08% 2.72%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.29% 11.61% 10.49%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 17
Median salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,700 £31,750 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £42,500 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
170 224 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 22.31% 26.54% 25.96%
Number of salaries quoted 141 192 130
Median salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of job ads across the Coventry region citing SQL Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 July 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Coventry

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Coventry region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (78.95%) .NET
2 15 (78.95%) SQL
3 14 (73.68%) C#
4 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET
5 9 (47.37%) Web Services
5 9 (47.37%) IIS
6 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
6 8 (42.11%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (36.84%) MVC
8 6 (31.58%) TDD
8 6 (31.58%) Subversion
8 6 (31.58%) .NET Framework
8 6 (31.58%) Integration Testing
8 6 (31.58%) JIRA
8 6 (31.58%) LINQ
8 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (31.58%) Dependency Injection
8 6 (31.58%) Entity Framework
8 6 (31.58%) Ninject
8 6 (31.58%) REST
8 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 6 (31.58%) Mobile App
8 6 (31.58%) Task Parallel Library
8 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (31.58%) PayPal
9 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
9 5 (26.32%) Windows

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (47.37%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) SSL
2 2 (10.53%) Internet
3 1 (5.26%) Intranet
3 1 (5.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
4 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
4 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) JIRA
1 6 (31.58%) Subversion
2 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Automotive
2 1 (5.26%) Back Office
2 1 (5.26%) Front Office
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Developer
2 11 (57.89%) .NET Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Applications Support
3 3 (15.79%) Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (15.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (15.79%) C# Developer
3 3 (15.79%) DBA
3 3 (15.79%) SQL DBA
3 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) IT Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) IT Support
4 2 (10.53%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Applications Developer
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) .NET
2 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET
3 9 (47.37%) Web Services
4 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (31.58%) .NET Framework
5 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (31.58%) Entity Framework
5 6 (31.58%) LINQ
5 6 (31.58%) Ninject
5 6 (31.58%) REST
5 6 (31.58%) Task Parallel Library
6 4 (21.05%) CSS
6 4 (21.05%) HTML
6 4 (21.05%) jQuery
7 3 (15.79%) XHTML
7 3 (15.79%) XML
8 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Mobile App
2 3 (15.79%) W3C
3 1 (5.26%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.26%) Solaris
3 1 (5.26%) Unix
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) MVC
3 6 (31.58%) Dependency Injection
3 6 (31.58%) Integration Testing
3 6 (31.58%) TDD
4 2 (10.53%) CRM
4 2 (10.53%) High Availability
5 1 (5.26%) Content Management
5 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.26%) Database Mirroring
5 1 (5.26%) ERP
5 1 (5.26%) ETL
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL
5 1 (5.26%) Open Source
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) SQL
2 14 (73.68%) C#
3 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
4 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
5 3 (15.79%) C
5 3 (15.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) MCSA
1 1 (5.26%) MCSE
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Data Guard
1 1 (5.26%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) PayPal
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle
4 1 (5.26%) CommVault
4 1 (5.26%) EMC
4 1 (5.26%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) JD Edwards
4 1 (5.26%) NetApp
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.26%) Siebel
4 1 (5.26%) VMware