The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 58 64 34
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -30
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 31 34 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 3.73% 4.35% 6.68%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.99% 9.60% 15.02%
Number of salaries quoted 25 31 38
Average salary £33,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £37,500 £28,150
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £49,000 £37,500
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 Dorset region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
282 354 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 33.94% 45.33% 44.46%
Number of salaries quoted 212 319 216
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,500 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 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
Bournemouth +6 28 £33,000 -17.50% 7
Poole +7 2 £41,750 -14.79% 1
SQL Server 2008
South West

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 49 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 35 (71.43%) .NET
3 34 (69.39%) SQL
4 33 (67.35%) C#
4 33 (67.35%) ASP.NET
4 33 (67.35%) MVC
5 32 (65.31%) Microsoft
6 25 (51.02%) CSS
6 25 (51.02%) JavaScript
7 24 (48.98%) HTML
8 20 (40.82%) Internet
8 20 (40.82%) IIS
8 20 (40.82%) ASP.NET MVC
9 18 (36.73%) SQL Server 2012
10 16 (32.65%) Java
11 14 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 13 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (26.53%) MS Excel
13 12 (24.49%) SQL Server 2005
14 11 (22.45%) Windows 7
14 11 (22.45%) Ajax
14 11 (22.45%) Windows
15 10 (20.41%) ITIL
15 10 (20.41%) MCSE
15 10 (20.41%) MCSA
15 10 (20.41%) C
15 10 (20.41%) DHTML
15 10 (20.41%) Microsoft Certification
15 10 (20.41%) Mac OS X
15 10 (20.41%) Security Cleared

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 20 (40.82%) IIS
2 4 (8.16%) Apache
2 4 (8.16%) JBoss
2 4 (8.16%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.08%) GlassFish
3 2 (4.08%) Node.js
Applications
1 13 (26.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (40.82%) Internet
2 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (36.73%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (24.49%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (10.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (6.12%) MySQL
6 3 (6.12%) Relational Database
6 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (4.08%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.04%) Data Mining
8 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (2.04%) OLAP
8 1 (2.04%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 10 (20.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.04%) MSTest
2 1 (2.04%) NUnit
General
1 6 (12.24%) Banking
1 6 (12.24%) Finance
1 6 (12.24%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (53.06%) Developer
2 22 (44.90%) C# Developer
3 19 (38.78%) C# Software Developer
3 19 (38.78%) Software Developer
4 17 (34.69%) Analyst
5 16 (32.65%) Support Analyst
6 13 (26.53%) .NET Developer
7 12 (24.49%) C# .NET Developer
8 10 (20.41%) ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (20.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (20.41%) IT Analyst
8 10 (20.41%) IT Support
8 10 (20.41%) IT Support Analyst
9 9 (18.37%) .NET Software Developer
9 9 (18.37%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 8 (16.33%) 2nd Line Support
10 8 (16.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 6 (12.24%) Applications Support
11 6 (12.24%) Applications Support Analyst
12 4 (8.16%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (71.43%) .NET
2 33 (67.35%) ASP.NET
3 25 (51.02%) CSS
4 24 (48.98%) HTML
5 20 (40.82%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 11 (22.45%) Ajax
8 10 (20.41%) DHTML
9 7 (14.29%) jQuery
10 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 5 (10.20%) AngularJS
11 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET Web API
12 4 (8.16%) CSS3
12 4 (8.16%) Hibernate
12 4 (8.16%) HTML5
12 4 (8.16%) J2EE
12 4 (8.16%) Spring
12 4 (8.16%) Struts
13 3 (6.12%) KnockoutJS
14 2 (4.08%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) Enterprise Software
1 10 (20.41%) iPad
2 1 (2.04%) Clustering
2 1 (2.04%) Hedge funds
2 1 (2.04%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (2.04%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.45%) Windows
1 11 (22.45%) Windows 7
2 10 (20.41%) Apple iOS
2 10 (20.41%) Mac OS X
2 10 (20.41%) Windows 10
2 10 (20.41%) Windows 8
2 10 (20.41%) Windows Server
2 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (67.35%) MVC
2 13 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (20.41%) ITIL
3 10 (20.41%) SDLC
4 8 (16.33%) Web Application Development
5 6 (12.24%) Asset Management
5 6 (12.24%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (12.24%) Server Patching
5 6 (12.24%) Workflow
6 4 (8.16%) Coaching
6 4 (8.16%) Mentoring
6 4 (8.16%) Open Source
6 4 (8.16%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.08%) ETL
7 2 (4.08%) OO
8 1 (2.04%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (2.04%) Database Mirroring
8 1 (2.04%) ETL Development
8 1 (2.04%) Project Management
8 1 (2.04%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 34 (69.39%) SQL
2 33 (67.35%) C#
3 25 (51.02%) JavaScript
4 16 (32.65%) Java
5 10 (20.41%) C
6 8 (16.33%) PHP
6 8 (16.33%) T-SQL
7 6 (12.24%) PowerShell
8 2 (4.08%) C++
8 2 (4.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (20.41%) MCSA
1 10 (20.41%) MCSE
1 10 (20.41%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (20.41%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 32 (65.31%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.08%) VMware
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