The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dudley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Dudley region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 11 - 13
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 1 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 3.45% - 9.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 20.00% - 31.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 6
Average salary £27,500 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Dudley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
5 4 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 17.24% 16.67% 29.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 17
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SQL Server 2008
West Midlands

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Dudley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Dudley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Dudley region.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Dudley

SQL Server 2008
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Dudley

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Dudley 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 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) OLTP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Dudley by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Dudley 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 1 (50.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) OLTP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos BI Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft