The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Dorset region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 66 69 37
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -32
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 19 10 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.09% 1.32% 4.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.67% 4.22% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 19 9 17
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
335 237 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 36.89% 31.18% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 267 207 150
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server 2008
South West

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +1 17 £32,500 +35.41% 3
Poole - 2 £28,500 - 1
SQL Server 2008
South West

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 50 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 38 (76.00%) .NET
2 38 (76.00%) C#
3 33 (66.00%) SQL
4 27 (54.00%) ASP.NET
5 24 (48.00%) Microsoft
6 21 (42.00%) Finance
7 18 (36.00%) jQuery
7 18 (36.00%) HTML
8 16 (32.00%) Degree
9 15 (30.00%) JavaScript
9 15 (30.00%) Apple iOS
10 14 (28.00%) CSS
10 14 (28.00%) MS Excel
11 13 (26.00%) Crystal Reports
12 12 (24.00%) SQL Server 2005
12 12 (24.00%) Team Foundation Server
13 11 (22.00%) .NET Framework
13 11 (22.00%) MVC
13 11 (22.00%) Visual Studio
13 11 (22.00%) VB
13 11 (22.00%) iOS Development
13 11 (22.00%) SQL Server 2012
14 10 (20.00%) C++
14 10 (20.00%) VC++
14 10 (20.00%) COM
14 10 (20.00%) ITIL
14 10 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
14 10 (20.00%) VB6
14 10 (20.00%) Software Engineering

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (14.00%) IIS
2 3 (6.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.00%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (28.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) SalesLogix
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.00%) Internet
2 3 (6.00%) FTP
2 3 (6.00%) Intranet
3 2 (4.00%) DHCP
3 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (26.00%) Crystal Reports
3 12 (24.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (22.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (12.00%) Oracle Database
5 6 (12.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (12.00%) Oracle9i Database
5 6 (12.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (10.00%) Oracle OWB
7 3 (6.00%) SQLPlus
8 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
8 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (24.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (22.00%) Visual Studio
3 6 (12.00%) Toad
4 1 (2.00%) Subversion
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 21 (42.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Banking
2 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (72.00%) Developer
2 29 (58.00%) C# Developer
3 15 (30.00%) .NET Developer
4 13 (26.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (22.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (16.00%) Software Developer
8 6 (12.00%) Analyst
8 6 (12.00%) Support Analyst
8 6 (12.00%) C# Software Developer
9 5 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
9 5 (10.00%) Applications Support
9 5 (10.00%) Web Developer
10 4 (8.00%) .NET Software Developer
11 3 (6.00%) Oracle Analyst
11 3 (6.00%) Oracle Support Analyst
12 2 (4.00%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
12 2 (4.00%) Oracle Applications Support
12 2 (4.00%) Software Manager
12 2 (4.00%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (76.00%) .NET
2 27 (54.00%) ASP.NET
3 18 (36.00%) HTML
3 18 (36.00%) jQuery
4 14 (28.00%) CSS
5 11 (22.00%) .NET Framework
6 10 (20.00%) COM
7 7 (14.00%) DHTML
7 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
8 6 (12.00%) XML
9 4 (8.00%) Web Services
9 4 (8.00%) Ajax
9 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (6.00%) Silverlight
10 3 (6.00%) XSL
11 2 (4.00%) XHTML
11 2 (4.00%) WSDL
11 2 (4.00%) SOAP
11 2 (4.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.00%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 15 (30.00%) Apple iOS
2 6 (12.00%) Windows
2 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (10.00%) UNIX
3 5 (10.00%) Linux
4 3 (6.00%) Android
5 2 (4.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (4.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.00%) MVC
1 11 (22.00%) iOS Development
2 10 (20.00%) ITIL
2 10 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 7 (14.00%) Data Transformation
4 5 (10.00%) Change Control
4 5 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 5 (10.00%) Test Management
4 5 (10.00%) ETL
5 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (8.00%) TDD
5 4 (8.00%) Strategic Planning
5 4 (8.00%) Project Planning
5 4 (8.00%) Service Delivery
5 4 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (8.00%) MVVM
6 2 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (4.00%) Workflow
7 1 (2.00%) B2B
7 1 (2.00%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 38 (76.00%) C#
2 33 (66.00%) SQL
3 15 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (22.00%) VB
5 10 (20.00%) C++
5 10 (20.00%) VC++
5 10 (20.00%) VB6
6 6 (12.00%) PL/SQL
6 6 (12.00%) VB.NET
7 3 (6.00%) Java
7 3 (6.00%) Perl
7 3 (6.00%) PHP
8 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (32.00%) Degree
2 10 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (20.00%) MCTS
2 10 (20.00%) MCPD
3 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 24 (48.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.00%) VMware
2 6 (12.00%) Oracle
3 4 (8.00%) SonicWALL
4 2 (4.00%) Citrix
4 2 (4.00%) Sage
5 1 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago