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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 73 71 74
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 11 16 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.65% 1.80% 1.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.31% 4.78% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 8
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +30.00%
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
207 335 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 31.08% 37.60% 31.23%
Number of salaries quoted 141 267 209
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £53,250 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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
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 4 August 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 10 £37,500 +15.38% 4
Poole +19 1 £45,000 +57.89% 1
SQL Server 2008
South West

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 35 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (82.86%) .NET
2 29 (82.86%) C#
3 27 (77.14%) ASP.NET
4 21 (60.00%) MVC
4 21 (60.00%) WCF
5 19 (54.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 18 (51.43%) jQuery
6 18 (51.43%) Windows
7 17 (48.57%) SQL
7 17 (48.57%) T-SQL
8 16 (45.71%) CSS
9 15 (42.86%) HTML
10 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
11 13 (37.14%) SOA
11 13 (37.14%) .NET Framework
11 13 (37.14%) Entity Framework
12 12 (34.29%) JavaScript
13 11 (31.43%) SQL Server 2005
14 10 (28.57%) Service Delivery
14 10 (28.57%) Relational Database
15 9 (25.71%) ASP.NET Web API
15 9 (25.71%) Visual Studio
16 8 (22.86%) XML
16 8 (22.86%) VB.NET
16 8 (22.86%) IIS
16 8 (22.86%) NUnit
16 8 (22.86%) SQL Server 2012
16 8 (22.86%) NHibernate
17 7 (20.00%) JSON

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 8 (22.86%) IIS
2 5 (14.29%) CMS
3 1 (2.86%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.86%) Node.js
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.86%) JBoss
3 1 (2.86%) Apache
3 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (31.43%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (28.57%) Relational Database
4 8 (22.86%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (11.43%) IDMS
5 4 (11.43%) DB2
5 4 (11.43%) Informix
6 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.86%) MySQL
7 1 (2.86%) DTS
7 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (25.71%) Visual Studio
2 8 (22.86%) NUnit
3 7 (20.00%) Subversion
3 7 (20.00%) Log4Net
3 7 (20.00%) TeamCity
3 7 (20.00%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.86%) MSTest
5 1 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Banking
2 4 (11.43%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Billing
Job Titles
1 27 (77.14%) Developer
2 16 (45.71%) .NET Developer
3 13 (37.14%) C# Developer
4 12 (34.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (31.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (28.57%) Software Developer
7 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (17.14%) SQL Developer
8 6 (17.14%) DBA
9 2 (5.71%) SQL DBA
10 1 (2.86%) Lead Developer
10 1 (2.86%) Senior Analyst
10 1 (2.86%) Lead Software Developer
10 1 (2.86%) Software Engineer
10 1 (2.86%) Analyst
10 1 (2.86%) Test Analyst
10 1 (2.86%) VB.NET Developer
10 1 (2.86%) Senior Test Analyst
10 1 (2.86%) C++ Software Engineer
10 1 (2.86%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (82.86%) .NET
2 27 (77.14%) ASP.NET
3 21 (60.00%) WCF
4 19 (54.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 18 (51.43%) jQuery
6 16 (45.71%) CSS
7 15 (42.86%) HTML
8 13 (37.14%) .NET Framework
8 13 (37.14%) Entity Framework
9 9 (25.71%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (22.86%) NHibernate
10 8 (22.86%) XML
11 7 (20.00%) JSON
11 7 (20.00%) Web Services
11 7 (20.00%) LINQ
11 7 (20.00%) ELMAH
11 7 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (17.14%) KnockoutJS
12 6 (17.14%) SOAP
12 6 (17.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Replication
1 5 (14.29%) Clustering
2 2 (5.71%) Mathematics
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Physics
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (51.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (60.00%) MVC
2 13 (37.14%) SOA
3 10 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (20.00%) Active Record
4 7 (20.00%) Time Management
5 5 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (11.43%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (11.43%) Database Tuning
6 4 (11.43%) Wealth Management
6 4 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (11.43%) E-Commerce
7 3 (8.57%) Web Development
8 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.71%) SDLC
9 1 (2.86%) ETL Development
9 1 (2.86%) Performance Management
9 1 (2.86%) QMS
9 1 (2.86%) Open Source
9 1 (2.86%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 29 (82.86%) C#
2 17 (48.57%) SQL
2 17 (48.57%) T-SQL
3 12 (34.29%) JavaScript
4 8 (22.86%) VB.NET
5 4 (11.43%) Python
5 4 (11.43%) PowerShell
5 4 (11.43%) Perl
6 2 (5.71%) VB
6 2 (5.71%) Java
7 1 (2.86%) C
7 1 (2.86%) C++
7 1 (2.86%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) MCP
1 7 (20.00%) MCSD
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.86%) HND
2 1 (2.86%) PhD
2 1 (2.86%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.43%) Oracle
2 4 (11.43%) Sybase
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