The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dunstable region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 17 15 17
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 6 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 8.00% 5.17% 6.74%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.29% 20.00% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 6
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% +15.51%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
SQL Server 2008
Bedfordshire

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 Dunstable region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Dunstable
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
42 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 56.00% 25.86% 15.73%
Number of salaries quoted 35 15 14
Average salary £46,000 £37,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.32% +27.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Dunstable

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Dunstable

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Dunstable 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 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (70.00%) IIS
3 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (70.00%) CSS
3 7 (70.00%) Web Services
3 7 (70.00%) C#
3 7 (70.00%) HTML
3 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) T-SQL
3 7 (70.00%) .NET
3 7 (70.00%) MVC
3 7 (70.00%) Finance
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (70.00%) Banking
3 7 (70.00%) .NET Framework
3 7 (70.00%) jQuery
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (70.00%) HTML5
3 7 (70.00%) Entity Framework
3 7 (70.00%) CSS3
3 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (70.00%) AngularJS
3 7 (70.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (40.00%) Tieto
4 4 (40.00%) Financial Institution

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Dunstable 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 (70.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
1 7 (70.00%) Banking
2 4 (40.00%) Financial Institution
3 3 (30.00%) Retail
3 3 (30.00%) Retail Banking
3 3 (30.00%) French Language
3 3 (30.00%) German Language
3 3 (30.00%) Hindi Language
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Web Developer
3 3 (30.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) .NET Web Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Server Specialist
4 2 (20.00%) Server Support
4 2 (20.00%) Server Support Specialist
4 2 (20.00%) Support Specialist
5 1 (10.00%) Lead Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Web Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Lead .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Lead Web Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) HTML
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
1 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (70.00%) CSS
1 7 (70.00%) Web Services
1 7 (70.00%) .NET Framework
1 7 (70.00%) jQuery
1 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 7 (70.00%) HTML5
1 7 (70.00%) Entity Framework
1 7 (70.00%) CSS3
1 7 (70.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) MVC
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (70.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (30.00%) Migration
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) ERP
3 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (10.00%) Change Control
4 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C#
1 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
1 7 (70.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) MCSA
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Tieto
3 3 (30.00%) Citrix
3 3 (30.00%) VMware