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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 56 51 57
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 19 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.51% 2.59% 1.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.79% 9.93% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 7
Average salary £31,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £42,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
194 151 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 25.59% 26.03% 24.72%
Number of salaries quoted 166 125 145
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £31,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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 22 May 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Coventry

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 38 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 30 (78.95%) .NET
3 28 (73.68%) C#
4 22 (57.89%) SQL
5 21 (55.26%) SharePoint
6 20 (52.63%) ASP.NET
7 19 (50.00%) Windows
8 18 (47.37%) Web Services
8 18 (47.37%) WCF
8 18 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (39.47%) MVC
10 14 (36.84%) SharePoint 2010
10 14 (36.84%) .NET Framework
10 14 (36.84%) SQL Server 2005
11 13 (34.21%) Microsoft
12 12 (31.58%) ITIL
13 11 (28.95%) T-SQL
13 11 (28.95%) CRM
13 11 (28.95%) Dynamics CRM
14 9 (23.68%) HTML
14 9 (23.68%) VB
14 9 (23.68%) CSS
15 8 (21.05%) Degree
15 8 (21.05%) Back Office
15 8 (21.05%) jQuery
16 7 (18.42%) Unit Testing
16 7 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
16 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET MVC
16 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
16 7 (18.42%) MS Excel

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (55.26%) SharePoint
2 14 (36.84%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (15.79%) MS Exchange
3 6 (15.79%) IIS
3 6 (15.79%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (10.53%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (7.89%) Lync
5 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (5.26%) IBM Notes
7 1 (2.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.63%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 7 (18.42%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (28.95%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.79%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) SSL
2 3 (7.89%) DNS
3 1 (2.63%) MPLS
3 1 (2.63%) SAN
3 1 (2.63%) DHCP
3 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.63%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (36.84%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.63%) DTS
6 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.63%) OLAP
6 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.63%) TortoiseSVN
2 1 (2.63%) Subversion
General
1 8 (21.05%) Back Office
2 3 (7.89%) Finance
3 2 (5.26%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Developer
2 12 (31.58%) Applications Support
3 10 (26.32%) Analyst
4 9 (23.68%) Support Analyst
5 8 (21.05%) Applications Support Analyst
6 6 (15.79%) Junior
6 6 (15.79%) Junior Developer
7 4 (10.53%) .NET Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Administrator
7 4 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (7.89%) Support Engineer
8 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (7.89%) IT Support
8 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (7.89%) IT Support Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) Senior Developer
9 2 (5.26%) AWS Developer
10 1 (2.63%) DBA
10 1 (2.63%) Front-End Developer
10 1 (2.63%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (78.95%) .NET
2 20 (52.63%) ASP.NET
3 18 (47.37%) Web Services
3 18 (47.37%) WCF
4 14 (36.84%) .NET Framework
5 9 (23.68%) HTML
5 9 (23.68%) CSS
6 8 (21.05%) jQuery
7 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 6 (15.79%) XHTML
8 6 (15.79%) XML
9 1 (2.63%) HTML5
9 1 (2.63%) Entity Framework
9 1 (2.63%) CSS3
9 1 (2.63%) Ajax
9 1 (2.63%) LINQ
9 1 (2.63%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) User Experience
2 6 (15.79%) W3C
3 3 (7.89%) Replication
4 2 (5.26%) Clustering
5 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.63%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.63%) Kindle
5 1 (2.63%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 19 (50.00%) Windows
2 18 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) MVC
2 12 (31.58%) ITIL
3 11 (28.95%) CRM
4 7 (18.42%) Unit Testing
4 7 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (15.79%) SEO
5 6 (15.79%) Change Control
5 6 (15.79%) Analytics
5 6 (15.79%) Pay per click
5 6 (15.79%) Web Development
6 2 (5.26%) Content Management
6 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.26%) ETL
7 1 (2.63%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.63%) Migration
7 1 (2.63%) UML
7 1 (2.63%) Data Transformation
7 1 (2.63%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (73.68%) C#
2 22 (57.89%) SQL
3 11 (28.95%) T-SQL
4 9 (23.68%) VB
5 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.26%) VB6
6 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.63%) Java
7 1 (2.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) Degree
2 3 (7.89%) CCA
2 3 (7.89%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (7.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.63%) MCSE
4 1 (2.63%) MCSA
4 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) MCTS
4 1 (2.63%) MCITP
System Software
1 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.89%) vSphere
2 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.89%) Hyper-V
2 3 (7.89%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.63%) SCCM
2 1 (2.63%) SCOM
2 1 (2.63%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 13 (34.21%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.79%) Citrix
2 6 (15.79%) Google
3 3 (7.89%) Symantec
3 3 (7.89%) Sophos
3 3 (7.89%) VMware
4 2 (5.26%) Lotus
5 1 (2.63%) EMC
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