The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Dorset region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 69 76 39
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -37
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 18 9 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.00% 1.18% 4.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.36% 3.80% 12.27%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 17
Average salary £32,500 £26,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.49% -17.69%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.84% -2.00%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
336 237 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 37.29% 31.14% 34.98%
Number of salaries quoted 269 206 146
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server 2008
South West

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Dorset

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Dorset

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Dorset

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 Dorset region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Bournemouth +5 16 £32,500 +35.41% 2
Poole - 2 £28,500 - 1
SQL Server 2008
South West

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 51 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 39 (76.47%) .NET
2 39 (76.47%) C#
3 34 (66.67%) SQL
4 28 (54.90%) ASP.NET
5 24 (47.06%) Microsoft
6 21 (41.18%) Finance
7 18 (35.29%) jQuery
7 18 (35.29%) HTML
8 16 (31.37%) Degree
9 15 (29.41%) JavaScript
9 15 (29.41%) Apple iOS
10 14 (27.45%) Crystal Reports
10 14 (27.45%) CSS
10 14 (27.45%) MS Excel
11 12 (23.53%) .NET Framework
11 12 (23.53%) SQL Server 2005
11 12 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
12 11 (21.57%) MVC
12 11 (21.57%) Visual Studio
12 11 (21.57%) VB
12 11 (21.57%) iOS Development
12 11 (21.57%) SQL Server 2012
13 10 (19.61%) C++
13 10 (19.61%) VC++
13 10 (19.61%) COM
13 10 (19.61%) ITIL
13 10 (19.61%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (19.61%) VB6
13 10 (19.61%) Software Engineering

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 8 (15.69%) IIS
2 3 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (3.92%) CMS
3 2 (3.92%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 14 (27.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) SalesLogix
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.69%) Internet
2 4 (7.84%) FTP
3 3 (5.88%) Intranet
4 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.92%) DHCP
4 2 (3.92%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (27.45%) Crystal Reports
3 12 (23.53%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (21.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (11.76%) Oracle9i Database
5 6 (11.76%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (11.76%) Oracle Database
6 5 (9.80%) Oracle OWB
6 5 (9.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (5.88%) SQLPlus
8 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (21.57%) Visual Studio
3 6 (11.76%) Toad
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.96%) Subversion
General
1 21 (41.18%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.96%) Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (72.55%) Developer
2 30 (58.82%) C# Developer
3 16 (31.37%) .NET Developer
4 14 (27.45%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (23.53%) ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (21.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (15.69%) Software Developer
8 6 (11.76%) C# Software Developer
8 6 (11.76%) Support Analyst
8 6 (11.76%) Analyst
9 5 (9.80%) Web Developer
9 5 (9.80%) Applications Support
9 5 (9.80%) Applications Support Analyst
10 4 (7.84%) .NET Software Developer
11 3 (5.88%) Oracle Analyst
11 3 (5.88%) Oracle Support Analyst
12 2 (3.92%) Software Manager
12 2 (3.92%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
12 2 (3.92%) Oracle Applications Support
12 2 (3.92%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (76.47%) .NET
2 28 (54.90%) ASP.NET
3 18 (35.29%) jQuery
3 18 (35.29%) HTML
4 14 (27.45%) CSS
5 12 (23.53%) .NET Framework
6 10 (19.61%) COM
7 8 (15.69%) ASP.NET 2.0
8 7 (13.73%) DHTML
8 7 (13.73%) XML
9 4 (7.84%) Ajax
9 4 (7.84%) Silverlight
9 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (7.84%) Web Services
9 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (5.88%) XSL
11 2 (3.92%) SOAP
11 2 (3.92%) XHTML
11 2 (3.92%) WSDL
11 2 (3.92%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.92%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.96%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 15 (29.41%) Apple iOS
2 7 (13.73%) Windows
2 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (9.80%) Linux
3 5 (9.80%) UNIX
4 3 (5.88%) Android
5 2 (3.92%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.92%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (21.57%) MVC
1 11 (21.57%) iOS Development
2 10 (19.61%) ITIL
2 10 (19.61%) Software Engineering
3 8 (15.69%) Data Transformation
4 5 (9.80%) Change Control
4 5 (9.80%) ETL
4 5 (9.80%) Data Analysis
4 5 (9.80%) Test Management
5 4 (7.84%) Strategic Planning
5 4 (7.84%) Project Planning
5 4 (7.84%) MVVM
5 4 (7.84%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (7.84%) TDD
5 4 (7.84%) Service Delivery
5 4 (7.84%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (3.92%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (3.92%) Workflow
7 1 (1.96%) B2B
7 1 (1.96%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 39 (76.47%) C#
2 34 (66.67%) SQL
3 15 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 11 (21.57%) VB
5 10 (19.61%) C++
5 10 (19.61%) VC++
5 10 (19.61%) VB6
6 7 (13.73%) VB.NET
7 6 (11.76%) PL/SQL
8 4 (7.84%) Perl
8 4 (7.84%) PHP
9 3 (5.88%) Java
10 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (31.37%) Degree
2 10 (19.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (19.61%) MCTS
2 10 (19.61%) MCPD
3 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 24 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.76%) VMware
2 6 (11.76%) Oracle
3 4 (7.84%) SonicWALL
4 2 (3.92%) Sage
4 2 (3.92%) Citrix
5 1 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago