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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 28 34 17
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -17
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 27 6 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 6.52% 2.33% 9.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.70% 6.98% 17.45%
Number of salaries quoted 23 6 26
Average salary £37,500 £38,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +29.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,125 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,250 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
172 86 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 41.55% 33.46% 52.10%
Number of salaries quoted 146 67 140
Average salary £37,000 £32,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.62% +1.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 August 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 August 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 -2 14 £36,000 -4.00% 2
Okehampton - 4 - -
SQL Server 2008
South West

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 31 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (90.32%) SQL
3 26 (83.87%) SQL Server 2005
4 22 (70.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (67.74%) DTS
6 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
7 16 (51.61%) T-SQL
8 13 (41.94%) MS Excel
9 12 (38.71%) Data Integration
10 11 (35.48%) Web Services
10 11 (35.48%) XML
10 11 (35.48%) Middleware
11 10 (32.26%) SAN
11 10 (32.26%) SQL Server 2000
11 10 (32.26%) Replication
11 10 (32.26%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (19.35%) VMware
13 5 (16.13%) VB
13 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (16.13%) VB6
13 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 4 (12.90%) C#
14 4 (12.90%) Visual Studio
14 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
14 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 3 (9.68%) .NET
15 3 (9.68%) Finance
16 2 (6.45%) Java
16 2 (6.45%) Windows

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

Applications
1 13 (41.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (32.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 26 (83.87%) SQL Server 2005
3 22 (70.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (67.74%) DTS
5 10 (32.26%) SQL Server 2000
6 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Visual Studio
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Analyst
1 11 (35.48%) DBA
1 11 (35.48%) SQL DBA
1 11 (35.48%) Integration Analyst
2 10 (32.26%) Developer
2 10 (32.26%) Administrator
3 6 (19.35%) SQL Developer
4 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 4 (12.90%) SQL Server BI Developer
5 2 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.45%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.45%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.23%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (35.48%) Web Services
1 11 (35.48%) XML
1 11 (35.48%) Middleware
2 3 (9.68%) .NET
3 2 (6.45%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.23%) J2EE
4 1 (3.23%) OLE
4 1 (3.23%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 12 (38.71%) Data Integration
2 10 (32.26%) Replication
3 1 (3.23%) Clustering
3 1 (3.23%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
1 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (6.45%) Data Management
3 2 (6.45%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.23%) Data Modelling
4 1 (3.23%) Time Management
4 1 (3.23%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 28 (90.32%) SQL
2 16 (51.61%) T-SQL
3 5 (16.13%) VB
3 5 (16.13%) VB6
4 4 (12.90%) C#
5 2 (6.45%) Java
6 1 (3.23%) C++
6 1 (3.23%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
2 6 (19.35%) VMware
3 1 (3.23%) NetApp
Devon
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension, Half day on a Friday!
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £29000 - £34000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Insurance
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Paritor
Salary: From £17,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago