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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 55 34 48
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +14
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 29 31 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 4.18% 5.23% 2.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.98% 12.97% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 20 28 15
Average salary £41,250 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.92% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,000 £27,084
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £36,250
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
242 239 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 34.92% 40.30% 31.88%
Number of salaries quoted 188 200 161
Average salary £36,000 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.40% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +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
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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -17 25 £42,500 +30.76% 4
SQL Server 2008
South West

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 54 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 46 (85.19%) .NET
2 46 (85.19%) C#
3 39 (72.22%) ASP.NET
4 37 (68.52%) MVC
5 34 (62.96%) Microsoft
6 33 (61.11%) WCF
6 33 (61.11%) jQuery
7 32 (59.26%) T-SQL
8 31 (57.41%) SQL
9 30 (55.56%) Windows
9 30 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
10 27 (50.00%) CSS
11 26 (48.15%) SOA
12 24 (44.44%) Visual Studio
13 22 (40.74%) .NET Framework
13 22 (40.74%) Entity Framework
14 21 (38.89%) ASP.NET Web API
15 19 (35.19%) JavaScript
16 17 (31.48%) NHibernate
16 17 (31.48%) HTML
16 17 (31.48%) Microsoft Certification
17 16 (29.63%) IIS
17 16 (29.63%) MCP
17 16 (29.63%) MCSD
17 16 (29.63%) LINQ
17 16 (29.63%) JSON
17 16 (29.63%) Log4Net
17 16 (29.63%) NUnit
17 16 (29.63%) Subversion

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (29.63%) IIS
2 5 (9.26%) JBoss
2 5 (9.26%) Apache
2 5 (9.26%) Tomcat
2 5 (9.26%) CMS
2 5 (9.26%) Node.js
3 4 (7.41%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (7.41%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (7.41%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.85%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (12.96%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) LAN
1 1 (1.85%) WAN
1 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.85%) VPN
1 1 (1.85%) SAN
1 1 (1.85%) Internet
1 1 (1.85%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (24.07%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (18.52%) Relational Database
4 7 (12.96%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (11.11%) DB2
5 6 (11.11%) Informix
5 6 (11.11%) IDMS
6 5 (9.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 24 (44.44%) Visual Studio
2 16 (29.63%) Log4Net
2 16 (29.63%) NUnit
2 16 (29.63%) Subversion
2 16 (29.63%) TeamCity
2 16 (29.63%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.85%) JIRA
General
1 9 (16.67%) Finance
2 6 (11.11%) Banking
2 6 (11.11%) Investment Banking
3 3 (5.56%) Billing
4 2 (3.70%) Marketing
5 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 36 (66.67%) Developer
2 26 (48.15%) C# Developer
3 21 (38.89%) .NET Developer
4 19 (35.19%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 13 (24.07%) ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (16.67%) SQL Developer
7 9 (16.67%) Software Engineer
8 7 (12.96%) DBA
9 5 (9.26%) Software Developer
9 5 (9.26%) Lead Software Engineer
10 4 (7.41%) Analyst
10 4 (7.41%) C# Software Engineer
11 3 (5.56%) Analyst Developer
11 3 (5.56%) Systems Developer
11 3 (5.56%) C++ Software Engineer
11 3 (5.56%) Senior Developer
11 3 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
11 3 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
12 2 (3.70%) Senior Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (85.19%) .NET
2 39 (72.22%) ASP.NET
3 33 (61.11%) WCF
3 33 (61.11%) jQuery
4 30 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 27 (50.00%) CSS
6 22 (40.74%) .NET Framework
6 22 (40.74%) Entity Framework
7 21 (38.89%) ASP.NET Web API
8 17 (31.48%) NHibernate
8 17 (31.48%) HTML
9 16 (29.63%) JSON
9 16 (29.63%) LINQ
9 16 (29.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 16 (29.63%) ELMAH
10 10 (18.52%) KnockoutJS
11 9 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 8 (14.81%) WinForms
13 7 (12.96%) XML
14 6 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Replication
2 6 (11.11%) Clustering
3 5 (9.26%) Open Source
4 4 (7.41%) Mathematics
5 3 (5.56%) Physics
5 3 (5.56%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 30 (55.56%) Windows
2 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (68.52%) MVC
2 26 (48.15%) SOA
3 16 (29.63%) Time Management
3 16 (29.63%) Active Record
4 11 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (18.52%) Service Delivery
6 9 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (14.81%) Software Engineering
8 7 (12.96%) QMS
9 6 (11.11%) Database Tuning
9 6 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
9 6 (11.11%) Mentoring
9 6 (11.11%) Wealth Management
9 6 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (9.26%) E-Commerce
11 4 (7.41%) CRM
12 2 (3.70%) Scrum
13 1 (1.85%) ERP
13 1 (1.85%) Business Intelligence
13 1 (1.85%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 46 (85.19%) C#
2 32 (59.26%) T-SQL
3 31 (57.41%) SQL
4 19 (35.19%) JavaScript
5 8 (14.81%) Java
5 8 (14.81%) VB.NET
6 6 (11.11%) Python
6 6 (11.11%) PowerShell
6 6 (11.11%) Perl
7 3 (5.56%) C++
7 3 (5.56%) VBA
8 1 (1.85%) C
8 1 (1.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (31.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (29.63%) MCP
2 16 (29.63%) MCSD
3 3 (5.56%) PhD
4 1 (1.85%) CCNA
4 1 (1.85%) ISEB
4 1 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.85%) MCSE
4 1 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.85%) VMware ESX
1 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) SCCM
1 1 (1.85%) SCOM
1 1 (1.85%) SCVMM
1 1 (1.85%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 34 (62.96%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.11%) Oracle
2 6 (11.11%) Sybase
3 4 (7.41%) Telerik
4 1 (1.85%) HP
4 1 (1.85%) Citrix
4 1 (1.85%) VMware
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