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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 61 62 23
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -39
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 21 9 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.99% 1.43% 10.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.17% 5.56% 28.06%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 61
Average salary £36,250 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,900 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
293 162 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 41.68% 25.76% 38.45%
Number of salaries quoted 238 141 215
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 November 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 November 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 +8 18 £36,250 +11.53% 3
Poole -10 2 £30,000 -7.69%
SQL Server 2008
South West

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 36 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 26 (72.22%) .NET
2 26 (72.22%) C#
3 23 (63.89%) ASP.NET
4 17 (47.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (44.44%) MVC
6 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
6 15 (41.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 15 (41.67%) .NET Framework
7 14 (38.89%) WCF
7 14 (38.89%) XML
7 14 (38.89%) SQL
8 12 (33.33%) HTML
8 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 12 (33.33%) Visual Studio
8 12 (33.33%) jQuery
9 10 (27.78%) T-SQL
10 9 (25.00%) SOAP
10 9 (25.00%) WSDL
10 9 (25.00%) WinForms
10 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (22.22%) Software Engineering
11 8 (22.22%) Windows
11 8 (22.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 7 (19.44%) XSLT
12 7 (19.44%) IIS
12 7 (19.44%) VB.NET

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 7 (19.44%) IIS
2 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 4 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.56%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) FTP
2 1 (2.78%) Internet
2 1 (2.78%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (47.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 15 (41.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (13.89%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (5.56%) Cognos Impromptu
7 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Retail
3 3 (8.33%) Marketing
4 1 (2.78%) Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (66.67%) Developer
2 18 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 9 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 9 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (22.22%) Analyst
5 7 (19.44%) ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (19.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (13.89%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 5 (13.89%) Software Developer
7 4 (11.11%) Server Analyst
7 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Analyst
8 3 (8.33%) Junior
8 3 (8.33%) Senior Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (5.56%) Analyst Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Systems Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Architect
9 2 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
9 2 (5.56%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (72.22%) .NET
2 23 (63.89%) ASP.NET
3 15 (41.67%) .NET Framework
4 14 (38.89%) WCF
4 14 (38.89%) XML
5 12 (33.33%) HTML
5 12 (33.33%) jQuery
6 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (25.00%) SOAP
6 9 (25.00%) WSDL
6 9 (25.00%) WinForms
7 8 (22.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 7 (19.44%) XSLT
9 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 6 (16.67%) Unity DI Container
9 6 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
10 5 (13.89%) Silverlight
10 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET 2.0
10 5 (13.89%) Ajax
10 5 (13.89%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Replication
2 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.22%) Windows
2 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.56%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) MVC
2 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 6 (16.67%) Scrum
3 6 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
3 6 (16.67%) ETL
3 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (13.89%) Data Transformation
5 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 4 (11.11%) CRM
6 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.56%) SOA
6 2 (5.56%) Analytics
6 2 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.78%) iOS Development
7 1 (2.78%) Workflow
7 1 (2.78%) Migration
7 1 (2.78%) B2B
7 1 (2.78%) B2C
7 1 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 26 (72.22%) C#
2 14 (38.89%) SQL
3 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 10 (27.78%) T-SQL
5 7 (19.44%) VB.NET
6 5 (13.89%) Perl
6 5 (13.89%) PHP
7 2 (5.56%) VBA
8 1 (2.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.56%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (5.56%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) SCCM
1 2 (5.56%) SCOM
1 2 (5.56%) SCVMM
1 2 (5.56%) SCOrch
1 2 (5.56%) SCSM
Vendors
1 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.89%) TARGIT
3 2 (5.56%) Citrix
3 2 (5.56%) VMware
3 2 (5.56%) Telerik
4 1 (2.78%) SonicWALL
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