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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 46 54 58
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 12 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 4.15% 1.04% 1.02%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.92% 3.74% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 4
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,100 £26,950
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £30,000 £36,400
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
121 107 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 41.87% 27.79% 28.06%
Number of salaries quoted 105 94 99
Average salary £30,000 £32,000 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +0.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,800 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 +5 10 £30,000 -
SQL Server 2008
South West

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (91.30%) SQL
3 12 (52.17%) Windows
3 12 (52.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (39.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (34.78%) MVC
5 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
5 8 (34.78%) .NET
5 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET
5 8 (34.78%) ETL
6 7 (30.43%) CSS
6 7 (30.43%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (30.43%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (30.43%) VB.NET
6 7 (30.43%) HTML
6 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (26.09%) Ajax
7 6 (26.09%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (26.09%) VBScript
7 6 (26.09%) Classic ASP
7 6 (26.09%) jQuery
7 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
7 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (21.74%) Office 365
8 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (21.74%) SCCM
8 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
9 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
9 4 (17.39%) High Availability

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (8.70%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Office 365
2 3 (13.04%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) DHCP
1 3 (13.04%) DNS
1 3 (13.04%) SAN
2 2 (8.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (52.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (39.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (30.43%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (26.09%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) JUnit
1 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) DBA
1 10 (43.48%) SQL DBA
2 8 (34.78%) .NET Developer
2 8 (34.78%) Analyst
2 8 (34.78%) Developer
3 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (30.43%) Senior DBA
3 7 (30.43%) Senior SQL DBA
4 6 (26.09%) .NET Software Developer
4 6 (26.09%) Data Warehouse Analyst
4 6 (26.09%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (26.09%) Senior Data Warehouse Analyst
4 6 (26.09%) Software Developer
4 6 (26.09%) SQL Analyst
4 6 (26.09%) SQL Data Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Operations Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Systems Support Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) .NET
1 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET
2 7 (30.43%) CSS
2 7 (30.43%) HTML
3 6 (26.09%) Ajax
3 6 (26.09%) Classic ASP
3 6 (26.09%) jQuery
4 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.35%) Entity Framework
5 1 (4.35%) NHibernate
5 1 (4.35%) WCF
5 1 (4.35%) WinForms
5 1 (4.35%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (17.39%) Private Cloud
3 1 (4.35%) Clustering
3 1 (4.35%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) ETL
1 8 (34.78%) MVC
2 7 (30.43%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (17.39%) High Availability
3 4 (17.39%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (13.04%) Server Building
5 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (8.70%) Load Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Service Management
6 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.35%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (4.35%) Line Management
6 1 (4.35%) OO
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Management
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (4.35%) Release Management
6 1 (4.35%) Scrum
6 1 (4.35%) TDD
6 1 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (91.30%) SQL
2 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
3 7 (30.43%) VB.NET
4 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
4 6 (26.09%) VBScript
5 2 (8.70%) C#
5 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) MCSA
1 1 (4.35%) MCSE
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) ISO 14001
1 2 (8.70%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.70%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) SCCM
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 3 (13.04%) SCDPM
2 3 (13.04%) SCOM
2 3 (13.04%) SCOrch
2 3 (13.04%) SCVMM
3 2 (8.70%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Dell
2 3 (13.04%) Dell Compellent
2 3 (13.04%) Red Gate
3 1 (4.35%) VMware