The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 23 25 29
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 26 11 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 8.61% 5.14% 7.84%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 28.26% 14.29% 26.09%
Number of salaries quoted 26 10 24
Average salary £40,000 £31,250 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% -14.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £26,500 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server 2008
Derbyshire

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 Derby region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
92 77 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 30.46% 35.98% 30.07%
Number of salaries quoted 78 66 81
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Derby

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Derby

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Derby

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Derby region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Derby

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Derby 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 62 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 52 (83.87%) C#
3 51 (82.26%) .NET
4 48 (77.42%) SQL
5 45 (72.58%) .NET Framework
6 41 (66.13%) T-SQL
7 35 (56.45%) Windows
8 33 (53.23%) WCF
9 30 (48.39%) Microsoft
10 29 (46.77%) WPF
10 29 (46.77%) WinForms
11 28 (45.16%) Visual Studio
12 27 (43.55%) ASP.NET
12 27 (43.55%) Web Services
12 27 (43.55%) MVC
13 25 (40.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 23 (37.10%) SQL Server 2012
15 22 (35.48%) REST
15 22 (35.48%) XML
16 20 (32.26%) Workflow
16 20 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
16 20 (32.26%) XSLT
16 20 (32.26%) OO
17 18 (29.03%) XSD
17 18 (29.03%) WF
17 18 (29.03%) Silverlight
17 18 (29.03%) .NET Remoting
17 18 (29.03%) System Testing
17 18 (29.03%) XPath
17 18 (29.03%) Performance Analysis

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Derby 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 3 (4.84%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (11.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) Firewall
2 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.61%) DNS
2 1 (1.61%) SAN
2 1 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (37.10%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (25.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (14.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (11.29%) Crystal Reports
5 7 (11.29%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (11.29%) ActiveReports
6 4 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.61%) OLAP
8 1 (1.61%) Star Schema
8 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.61%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 28 (45.16%) Visual Studio
2 7 (11.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
1 1 (1.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 52 (83.87%) Developer
2 38 (61.29%) .NET Developer
3 27 (43.55%) Senior Developer
4 21 (33.87%) C# Developer
4 21 (33.87%) C# .NET Developer
5 20 (32.26%) Senior .NET Developer
6 18 (29.03%) Senior C# Developer
7 8 (12.90%) Analyst
8 7 (11.29%) Junior
8 7 (11.29%) Graduate
8 7 (11.29%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 7 (11.29%) Junior .NET Developer
8 7 (11.29%) Graduate Developer
8 7 (11.29%) Junior Developer
8 7 (11.29%) Agile .NET Developer
9 6 (9.68%) Senior Programmer
9 6 (9.68%) Programmer
10 4 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 4 (6.45%) SQL Developer
10 4 (6.45%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (82.26%) .NET
2 45 (72.58%) .NET Framework
3 33 (53.23%) WCF
4 29 (46.77%) WPF
4 29 (46.77%) WinForms
5 27 (43.55%) ASP.NET
5 27 (43.55%) Web Services
6 25 (40.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 22 (35.48%) REST
7 22 (35.48%) XML
8 20 (32.26%) XSLT
9 18 (29.03%) XSD
9 18 (29.03%) WF
9 18 (29.03%) Silverlight
9 18 (29.03%) .NET Remoting
10 16 (25.81%) jQuery
11 11 (17.74%) NHibernate
12 9 (14.52%) HTML
12 9 (14.52%) Ajax
13 8 (12.90%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.13%) Client/Server
2 3 (4.84%) Replication
2 3 (4.84%) Clustering
2 3 (4.84%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.23%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.61%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 35 (56.45%) Windows
2 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.23%) Linux
5 2 (3.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (43.55%) MVC
2 20 (32.26%) Workflow
2 20 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (32.26%) OO
3 18 (29.03%) System Testing
3 18 (29.03%) Performance Analysis
4 9 (14.52%) Database Tuning
4 9 (14.52%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (12.90%) MVVM
6 7 (11.29%) SOA
6 7 (11.29%) CRM
6 7 (11.29%) Scrum
7 5 (8.06%) Service Delivery
7 5 (8.06%) TDD
8 4 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (6.45%) Reverse Engineering
8 4 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (6.45%) Mentoring
9 3 (4.84%) Analytics
9 3 (4.84%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (83.87%) C#
2 48 (77.42%) SQL
3 41 (66.13%) T-SQL
4 18 (29.03%) XPath
5 13 (20.97%) JavaScript
6 10 (16.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (11.29%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 30 (48.39%) Microsoft
2 11 (17.74%) Infragistics
3 4 (6.45%) Tableau
3 4 (6.45%) Facebook
4 2 (3.23%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.61%) Veeam
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle
5 1 (1.61%) Cisco
5 1 (1.61%) HP
5 1 (1.61%) NetApp
5 1 (1.61%) VMware
5 1 (1.61%) Telerik