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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 69 71 35
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -36
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 15 8 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.76% 1.08% 5.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.89% 3.19% 20.74%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 27
Average salary £32,500 £24,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.41% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £24,000 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,600 £32,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
307 251 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 36.03% 33.83% 27.16%
Number of salaries quoted 234 224 122
Average salary £39,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -2 14 £32,500 +35.41% 1
Poole - 1 £35,000 - 1
SQL Server 2008
South West

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 43 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 35 (81.40%) .NET
2 35 (81.40%) C#
3 26 (60.47%) ASP.NET
4 25 (58.14%) SQL
5 23 (53.49%) Microsoft
6 18 (41.86%) HTML
7 15 (34.88%) jQuery
8 14 (32.56%) Degree
8 14 (32.56%) Finance
8 14 (32.56%) Visual Studio
9 13 (30.23%) MS Excel
9 13 (30.23%) Crystal Reports
9 13 (30.23%) .NET Framework
10 12 (27.91%) SQL Server 2012
10 12 (27.91%) Software Engineering
10 12 (27.91%) SQL Server 2005
10 12 (27.91%) JavaScript
10 12 (27.91%) MVC
11 11 (25.58%) XML
12 10 (23.26%) Team Foundation Server
12 10 (23.26%) Apple iOS
12 10 (23.26%) CSS
13 9 (20.93%) VB
13 9 (20.93%) iOS Development
14 8 (18.60%) MCPD
14 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (18.60%) MCTS
14 8 (18.60%) VB6
14 8 (18.60%) IIS

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 8 (18.60%) IIS
2 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.65%) CMS
2 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (30.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) SalesLogix
2 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) FTP
2 4 (9.30%) Internet
3 2 (4.65%) DHCP
3 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.65%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (30.23%) Crystal Reports
3 12 (27.91%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (27.91%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (4.65%) SQLPlus
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (32.56%) Visual Studio
2 10 (23.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.65%) Toad
4 1 (2.33%) Subversion
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 14 (32.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Banking
2 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (76.74%) Developer
2 27 (62.79%) C# Developer
3 11 (25.58%) .NET Developer
4 10 (23.26%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (23.26%) ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (20.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (11.63%) Software Developer
6 5 (11.63%) Web Developer
7 3 (6.98%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Software Manager
8 2 (4.65%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Head of IT
8 2 (4.65%) Software Architect
8 2 (4.65%) Development Manager
8 2 (4.65%) Architect
8 2 (4.65%) Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) IT Manager
8 2 (4.65%) Software Development Manager
8 2 (4.65%) Systems Support
8 2 (4.65%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (81.40%) .NET
2 26 (60.47%) ASP.NET
3 18 (41.86%) HTML
4 15 (34.88%) jQuery
5 13 (30.23%) .NET Framework
6 11 (25.58%) XML
7 10 (23.26%) CSS
8 8 (18.60%) COM
8 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (13.95%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 6 (13.95%) SOAP
9 6 (13.95%) WCF
9 6 (13.95%) WSDL
10 5 (11.63%) Silverlight
10 5 (11.63%) Razor View Engine
10 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET 2.0
11 4 (9.30%) Unity DI Container
11 4 (9.30%) WinForms
11 4 (9.30%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.65%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.33%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.26%) Apple iOS
2 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (16.28%) Windows
3 2 (4.65%) Linux
3 2 (4.65%) Windows XP
3 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (4.65%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (4.65%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) MVC
1 12 (27.91%) Software Engineering
2 9 (20.93%) iOS Development
3 6 (13.95%) ITIL
4 5 (11.63%) Data Transformation
5 4 (9.30%) MVVM
5 4 (9.30%) Scrum
5 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (9.30%) TDD
5 4 (9.30%) Strategic Planning
5 4 (9.30%) Project Planning
5 4 (9.30%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (4.65%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (4.65%) Test Management
6 2 (4.65%) Workflow
6 2 (4.65%) Data Analysis
6 2 (4.65%) ETL
6 2 (4.65%) Change Control
6 2 (4.65%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (4.65%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 35 (81.40%) C#
2 25 (58.14%) SQL
3 12 (27.91%) JavaScript
4 9 (20.93%) VB
5 8 (18.60%) VC++
5 8 (18.60%) VB6
5 8 (18.60%) C++
6 5 (11.63%) Perl
6 5 (11.63%) PHP
6 5 (11.63%) VB.NET
7 4 (9.30%) T-SQL
8 2 (4.65%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (32.56%) Degree
2 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (18.60%) MCTS
2 8 (18.60%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 23 (53.49%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.95%) VMware
3 4 (9.30%) SonicWALL
4 2 (4.65%) Citrix
4 2 (4.65%) Sage
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle
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