The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Coventry region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 48 62 30
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -32
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 16 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.56% 1.44% 4.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.19% 7.81% 23.29%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 17
Average salary £37,500 £36,250 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +9.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £33,500 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £59,750 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.84% -2.00%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
157 128 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 25.16% 18.47% 19.11%
Number of salaries quoted 127 114 63
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £22,500 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server 2008
West Midlands

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 July 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Coventry

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (69.23%) SQL
3 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (46.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 12 (46.15%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (46.15%) T-SQL
4 12 (46.15%) .NET
5 11 (42.31%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (38.46%) Data Mart
6 10 (38.46%) Oracle
6 10 (38.46%) PL/SQL
6 10 (38.46%) Oracle Reports
6 10 (38.46%) CRM
7 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET
7 8 (30.77%) C#
7 8 (30.77%) Billing
8 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
8 7 (26.92%) Windows
9 6 (23.08%) Web Services
9 6 (23.08%) XML
9 6 (23.08%) .NET Framework
9 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (19.23%) CSS
10 5 (19.23%) IIS
10 5 (19.23%) HTML
10 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
10 5 (19.23%) SharePoint

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 5 (19.23%) IIS
1 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
2 3 (11.54%) CMS
2 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.54%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (11.54%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (7.69%) Sitefinity
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.85%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) SAN
1 3 (11.54%) LAN
1 3 (11.54%) WAN
1 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
1 3 (11.54%) Intranet
1 3 (11.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 13 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (46.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 11 (42.31%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (38.46%) Data Mart
5 10 (38.46%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (3.85%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 8 (30.77%) Billing
2 5 (19.23%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Developer
2 12 (46.15%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 5 (19.23%) SQL Server BI Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Support Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Applications Support
3 5 (19.23%) SQL Developer
3 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Applications Support Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Server Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Junior Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Junior
4 3 (11.54%) Junior Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Junior SQL Server Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Business Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Server Support
5 2 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Server Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (46.15%) .NET
2 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET
3 6 (23.08%) Web Services
3 6 (23.08%) XML
3 6 (23.08%) .NET Framework
4 5 (19.23%) CSS
4 5 (19.23%) HTML
5 3 (11.54%) WCF
5 3 (11.54%) Ajax
6 2 (7.69%) jQuery
6 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (3.85%) Middleware
7 1 (3.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (3.85%) HTML5
7 1 (3.85%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Replication
2 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Windows
2 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (38.46%) CRM
3 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (11.54%) ITIL
4 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
4 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (7.69%) Data Governance
4 2 (7.69%) MVC
5 1 (3.85%) SOA
5 1 (3.85%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.85%) Waterfall
5 1 (3.85%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (3.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) SQL
2 12 (46.15%) T-SQL
3 10 (38.46%) PL/SQL
4 8 (30.77%) C#
5 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
6 2 (7.69%) VB.NET
6 2 (7.69%) XAML
7 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.85%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
1 3 (11.54%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) MAILsweeper
1 3 (11.54%) SCCM
1 3 (11.54%) SCOM
1 3 (11.54%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (38.46%) Oracle
3 3 (11.54%) VMware
3 3 (11.54%) CommVault
3 3 (11.54%) HP
3 3 (11.54%) EMC
3 3 (11.54%) Citrix
3 3 (11.54%) Finjan
4 1 (3.85%) Apple
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + GOLD PARTNER
Posted: 18 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £43000 - £48000 per annum + competitive, bens.
Posted: 21 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Allied Worldwide
Salary: Pension, Private Medical Insurance, Life Insurance, 25 days per annum
Posted: 23 days ago