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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 64 69 63
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 15 18 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.42% 2.00% 1.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.77% 5.23% 6.02%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 12
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £27,750 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
193 344 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 31.13% 38.14% 31.21%
Number of salaries quoted 131 280 192
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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 0 15 £37,500 +15.38% 2
SQL Server 2008
South West

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 56 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 48 (85.71%) .NET
2 48 (85.71%) C#
3 41 (73.21%) ASP.NET
4 36 (64.29%) MVC
5 34 (60.71%) WCF
6 33 (58.93%) T-SQL
7 32 (57.14%) SQL
7 32 (57.14%) jQuery
8 31 (55.36%) Windows
8 31 (55.36%) Microsoft
8 31 (55.36%) ASP.NET MVC
9 28 (50.00%) CSS
10 26 (46.43%) SOA
11 24 (42.86%) .NET Framework
11 24 (42.86%) Entity Framework
12 21 (37.50%) Visual Studio
12 21 (37.50%) HTML
13 20 (35.71%) ASP.NET Web API
14 19 (33.93%) JavaScript
15 16 (28.57%) IIS
15 16 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
15 16 (28.57%) NUnit
15 16 (28.57%) NHibernate
16 15 (26.79%) JSON
16 15 (26.79%) Subversion
16 15 (26.79%) Log4Net
16 15 (26.79%) MCP
16 15 (26.79%) MCSD
16 15 (26.79%) LINQ

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 16 (28.57%) IIS
2 7 (12.50%) CMS
3 4 (7.14%) JBoss
3 4 (7.14%) Apache
3 4 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 4 (7.14%) Node.js
4 2 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.79%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) LAN
1 1 (1.79%) WAN
1 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.79%) VPN
1 1 (1.79%) SAN
1 1 (1.79%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
2 12 (21.43%) Relational Database
3 10 (17.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (10.71%) IDMS
4 6 (10.71%) DB2
4 6 (10.71%) Informix
5 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (5.36%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.79%) DTS
7 1 (1.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (37.50%) Visual Studio
2 16 (28.57%) NUnit
3 15 (26.79%) Subversion
3 15 (26.79%) Log4Net
3 15 (26.79%) TeamCity
3 15 (26.79%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.79%) MSTest
5 1 (1.79%) JIRA
General
1 9 (16.07%) Finance
2 6 (10.71%) Banking
2 6 (10.71%) Investment Banking
3 3 (5.36%) Billing
4 1 (1.79%) Advertising
4 1 (1.79%) Marketing
4 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (71.43%) Developer
2 24 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 23 (41.07%) C# Developer
4 19 (33.93%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (32.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 13 (23.21%) ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (16.07%) SQL Developer
7 9 (16.07%) Software Developer
8 7 (12.50%) Software Engineer
8 7 (12.50%) DBA
9 4 (7.14%) Analyst
9 4 (7.14%) Lead Software Engineer
10 3 (5.36%) Senior Developer
10 3 (5.36%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (5.36%) Systems Analyst
10 3 (5.36%) C++ Software Engineer
10 3 (5.36%) C# Software Engineer
10 3 (5.36%) Analyst Developer
10 3 (5.36%) Systems Developer
11 2 (3.57%) Senior Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (85.71%) .NET
2 41 (73.21%) ASP.NET
3 34 (60.71%) WCF
4 32 (57.14%) jQuery
5 31 (55.36%) ASP.NET MVC
6 28 (50.00%) CSS
7 24 (42.86%) .NET Framework
7 24 (42.86%) Entity Framework
8 21 (37.50%) HTML
9 20 (35.71%) ASP.NET Web API
10 16 (28.57%) NHibernate
11 15 (26.79%) LINQ
11 15 (26.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 15 (26.79%) ELMAH
11 15 (26.79%) JSON
12 11 (19.64%) KnockoutJS
13 10 (17.86%) WinForms
13 10 (17.86%) XML
14 9 (16.07%) Web Services
15 8 (14.29%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Replication
2 6 (10.71%) Clustering
3 4 (7.14%) Mathematics
4 3 (5.36%) Physics
4 3 (5.36%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.36%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.79%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 31 (55.36%) Windows
2 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (64.29%) MVC
2 26 (46.43%) SOA
3 15 (26.79%) Active Record
3 15 (26.79%) Time Management
4 13 (23.21%) Service Delivery
5 12 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (16.07%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (12.50%) Software Engineering
8 6 (10.71%) Wealth Management
8 6 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (10.71%) E-Commerce
8 6 (10.71%) Performance Monitoring
8 6 (10.71%) QMS
8 6 (10.71%) Database Tuning
9 5 (8.93%) SDLC
10 4 (7.14%) Mentoring
10 4 (7.14%) Open Source
11 2 (3.57%) CRM
12 1 (1.79%) Performance Management
12 1 (1.79%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 48 (85.71%) C#
2 33 (58.93%) T-SQL
3 32 (57.14%) SQL
4 19 (33.93%) JavaScript
5 10 (17.86%) VB.NET
6 7 (12.50%) Java
7 6 (10.71%) Perl
7 6 (10.71%) Python
7 6 (10.71%) PowerShell
8 3 (5.36%) VBA
8 3 (5.36%) C++
9 2 (3.57%) VB
10 1 (1.79%) C
10 1 (1.79%) VB6
Qualifications
1 16 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (26.79%) MCP
2 15 (26.79%) MCSD
3 3 (5.36%) PhD
4 1 (1.79%) CCNA
4 1 (1.79%) ISEB
4 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.79%) HND
4 1 (1.79%) MCSE
4 1 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.79%) VMware ESX
1 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.79%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) SCCM
1 1 (1.79%) SCOM
1 1 (1.79%) SCVMM
1 1 (1.79%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 31 (55.36%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.71%) Oracle
2 6 (10.71%) Sybase
3 4 (7.14%) Telerik
4 1 (1.79%) HP
4 1 (1.79%) Citrix
4 1 (1.79%) VMware
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago