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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 71 65 76
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 10 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.39% 1.90% 0.94%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.03% 5.21% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 7
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +35.41%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 Dorset region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
199 307 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 27.75% 36.42% 33.07%
Number of salaries quoted 151 233 221
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 September 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 September 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 +2 8 £37,500 +15.38% 3
Poole +14 2 £46,250 +42.30% 1
SQL Server 2008
South West

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 28 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 26 (92.86%) C#
2 26 (92.86%) .NET
3 24 (85.71%) ASP.NET
4 18 (64.29%) MVC
5 17 (60.71%) HTML
5 17 (60.71%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (53.57%) WCF
6 15 (53.57%) jQuery
6 15 (53.57%) CSS
7 14 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 14 (50.00%) T-SQL
8 13 (46.43%) SQL
8 13 (46.43%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (32.14%) Windows
9 9 (32.14%) SOA
9 9 (32.14%) .NET Framework
9 9 (32.14%) Entity Framework
9 9 (32.14%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (28.57%) Relational Database
10 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (25.00%) XML
11 7 (25.00%) VB.NET
11 7 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
11 7 (25.00%) AngularJS
12 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (21.43%) Web Services
12 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
13 5 (17.86%) WSDL
13 5 (17.86%) Service Delivery

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 5 (17.86%) IIS
1 5 (17.86%) CMS
2 2 (7.14%) Node.js
2 2 (7.14%) JBoss
2 2 (7.14%) Apache
2 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.57%) GlassFish
3 1 (3.57%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (46.43%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (32.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (28.57%) Relational Database
5 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (3.57%) MySQL
7 1 (3.57%) DTS
7 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 4 (14.29%) NUnit
2 3 (10.71%) Subversion
2 3 (10.71%) Log4Net
2 3 (10.71%) TeamCity
2 3 (10.71%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.57%) MSTest
4 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
1 1 (3.57%) Billing
Job Titles
1 23 (82.14%) Developer
2 13 (46.43%) .NET Developer
3 11 (39.29%) C# Developer
4 9 (32.14%) Software Developer
4 9 (32.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (28.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (7.14%) SQL Developer
7 2 (7.14%) SQL DBA
7 2 (7.14%) DBA
8 1 (3.57%) Lead Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Lead Software Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Java Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Senior Java Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Test Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (92.86%) .NET
2 24 (85.71%) ASP.NET
3 17 (60.71%) HTML
3 17 (60.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (53.57%) WCF
4 15 (53.57%) jQuery
4 15 (53.57%) CSS
5 9 (32.14%) .NET Framework
5 9 (32.14%) Entity Framework
6 7 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
6 7 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 7 (25.00%) XML
7 6 (21.43%) Web Services
7 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (17.86%) WinForms
8 5 (17.86%) XSLT
8 5 (17.86%) WSDL
8 5 (17.86%) SOAP
9 4 (14.29%) NHibernate
10 3 (10.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Replication
1 2 (7.14%) Clustering
1 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
1 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Physics
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) MVC
2 9 (32.14%) SOA
3 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.86%) Service Delivery
5 4 (14.29%) Web Development
5 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
6 3 (10.71%) Time Management
6 3 (10.71%) Active Record
6 3 (10.71%) SDLC
7 2 (7.14%) ETL Development
7 2 (7.14%) Database Mirroring
7 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
7 2 (7.14%) Open Source
7 2 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (7.14%) ETL
7 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.57%) OO
8 1 (3.57%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (92.86%) C#
2 14 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 13 (46.43%) SQL
4 7 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 3 (10.71%) Java
6 2 (7.14%) VB
7 1 (3.57%) C
7 1 (3.57%) C++
7 1 (3.57%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) MCP
1 3 (10.71%) MCSD
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.57%) HND
2 1 (3.57%) PhD
2 1 (3.57%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) VMware
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Salary: £3000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
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Salary: £40000.00 - £55000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
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