The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cumbria region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 22 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 4.04% - 2.08%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.29% - 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £29,000 - £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
SQL Server 2008
North West

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 Cumbria region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cumbria
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
28 14 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 28.28% 26.92% 27.08%
Number of salaries quoted 24 13 10
Average salary £29,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £41,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.26%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Cumbria region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Cumbria

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Cumbria region.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Cumbria

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Cumbria

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the Cumbria region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Millom - 4 £29,000 -
SQL Server 2008
North West

SQL Server 2008
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cumbria 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 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) OO
2 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (50.00%) ERP
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Dell
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (50.00%) Data Security
2 4 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (50.00%) CMS
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) WinForms
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) WPF
2 4 (50.00%) SCCM
2 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (50.00%) DevExpress
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) Delphi
2 4 (50.00%) .NET

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cumbria 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 4 (50.00%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 4 (50.00%) Programmer
1 4 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (50.00%) .NET Software Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) .NET Programmer
1 4 (50.00%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
1 4 (50.00%) WinForms
1 4 (50.00%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) OO
1 4 (50.00%) ERP
1 4 (50.00%) Project Management
1 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (50.00%) Data Security
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
1 4 (50.00%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) Dell
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
1 4 (50.00%) DevExpress