The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 47 36 28
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -8
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 16 7 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 2.99% 2.51% 5.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.53% 7.07% 11.41%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 17
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +21.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,400 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £35,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
SQL Server 2008
South 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 Devon region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
152 99 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 28.41% 35.48% 45.57%
Number of salaries quoted 124 92 141
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,576 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Devon

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Devon

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Devon region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Devon

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Devon

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 Devon region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. 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
Exeter -1 5 £35,000 -12.50%
Okehampton - 4 - -
Tavistock - 4 £42,500 -
Plymouth -20 1 £50,000 +28.20%
SQL Server 2008
South West

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Devon 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 37 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (78.38%) SQL
3 24 (64.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 23 (62.16%) Microsoft
5 20 (54.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 19 (51.35%) DTS
7 17 (45.95%) MS Excel
7 17 (45.95%) T-SQL
8 15 (40.54%) XML
9 11 (29.73%) Web Services
9 11 (29.73%) Data Integration
9 11 (29.73%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (27.03%) Visual Studio
10 10 (27.03%) C#
10 10 (27.03%) Middleware
10 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (24.32%) Replication
11 9 (24.32%) .NET
11 9 (24.32%) SQL Server 2000
11 9 (24.32%) SAN
11 9 (24.32%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (18.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 6 (16.22%) TDD
13 6 (16.22%) VMware
13 6 (16.22%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (16.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 6 (16.22%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
13 6 (16.22%) .NET Framework
13 6 (16.22%) jQuery
13 6 (16.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Devon 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 (2.70%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (45.95%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (24.32%) SAN
2 1 (2.70%) HTTPS
2 1 (2.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (64.86%) SQL Server 2005
3 20 (54.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (51.35%) DTS
5 9 (24.32%) SQL Server 2000
6 7 (18.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (16.22%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 6 (16.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (10.81%) RDBMS
9 4 (10.81%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (27.03%) Visual Studio
2 6 (16.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (2.70%) Subversion
3 1 (2.70%) NUnit
3 1 (2.70%) NuGet
3 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.70%) ReSharper
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (45.95%) Developer
2 10 (27.03%) Integration Analyst
2 10 (27.03%) Analyst
2 10 (27.03%) DBA
2 10 (27.03%) SQL DBA
3 9 (24.32%) Administrator
4 8 (21.62%) SQL Developer
5 5 (13.51%) SQL Server BI Developer
5 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.41%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.41%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Report Developer
7 1 (2.70%) VB Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (40.54%) XML
2 11 (29.73%) Web Services
3 10 (27.03%) Middleware
4 9 (24.32%) .NET
5 6 (16.22%) .NET Framework
5 6 (16.22%) jQuery
6 5 (13.51%) HTML5
6 5 (13.51%) CSS3
6 5 (13.51%) HTML
6 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET
6 5 (13.51%) CSS
7 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (2.70%) Ajax
8 1 (2.70%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (2.70%) J2EE
8 1 (2.70%) SOAP
8 1 (2.70%) Ninject
8 1 (2.70%) REST
8 1 (2.70%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) Data Integration
1 11 (29.73%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (24.32%) Replication
3 1 (2.70%) Clustering
3 1 (2.70%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.70%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
1 2 (5.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (24.32%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (16.22%) TDD
3 6 (16.22%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (13.51%) Unit Testing
4 5 (13.51%) MVC
5 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
5 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (10.81%) Web Development
5 4 (10.81%) Software Architecture
6 2 (5.41%) Data Protection
6 2 (5.41%) Scrum
6 2 (5.41%) Data Management
7 1 (2.70%) Logistics
7 1 (2.70%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.70%) Data Modelling
7 1 (2.70%) Server Monitoring
7 1 (2.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (78.38%) SQL
2 17 (45.95%) T-SQL
3 10 (27.03%) C#
4 5 (13.51%) VB
4 5 (13.51%) JavaScript
4 5 (13.51%) VB6
5 2 (5.41%) Java
6 1 (2.70%) Ruby
6 1 (2.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
Vendors
1 23 (62.16%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.22%) VMware
3 1 (2.70%) NetApp
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