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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 73 48 34
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -14
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 3 20 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.39% 3.12% 4.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.89% 8.85% 21.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 22
Average salary £35,000 £41,250 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.15% +21.32%
UK excluding London average salary £40,625 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -
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
159 226 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 20.65% 35.26% 20.19%
Number of salaries quoted 137 188 92
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £49,800
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) .NET
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
4 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (28.57%) HTML
5 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
5 2 (28.57%) XML
5 2 (28.57%) CSS
5 2 (28.57%) MVC
5 2 (28.57%) jQuery
6 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 1 (14.29%) Database Tuning
6 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (14.29%) Moq
6 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
6 1 (14.29%) Change Control
6 1 (14.29%) SpecFlow
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (14.29%) SOLID
6 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (14.29%) TDD
6 1 (14.29%) NUnit

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) Moq
2 1 (14.29%) NUnit
2 1 (14.29%) ReSharper
2 1 (14.29%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (14.29%) Back Office
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Front Office
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Support
2 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
2 2 (28.57%) DBA
2 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
2 2 (28.57%) SQL DBA
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) jQuery
2 2 (28.57%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 1 (14.29%) Ajax
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (14.29%) JSON
3 1 (14.29%) WCF
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
1 1 (14.29%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Data Management
2 1 (14.29%) Database Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) ETL
2 1 (14.29%) SOLID
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) C
4 1 (14.29%) VB
4 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 1 (14.29%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
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