The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 19 15 27
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +12
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 4 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 4.94% 18.18% 0.89%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.38% 34.04% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1 16 1
Average salary £31,500 £45,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +63.63%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server 2008
North East

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 Durham region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
26 47 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 32.10% 53.41% 46.43%
Number of salaries quoted 20 44 44
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +1.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £32,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Durham

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Durham

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Durham 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) CSS3
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 4 (80.00%) Web Application Development
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Graceful Degradation
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (60.00%) Progressive Enhancement
3 3 (60.00%) Open Source
3 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (60.00%) Blog
3 3 (60.00%) WCF
3 3 (60.00%) MCP
3 3 (60.00%) MCSD

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Durham 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.

Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) CSS3
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (60.00%) WCF
4 1 (20.00%) EDI
4 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Open Source
1 3 (60.00%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) Web Application Development
2 3 (60.00%) Graceful Degradation
2 3 (60.00%) Progressive Enhancement
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Data Management
2 3 (60.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) B2B
3 1 (20.00%) B2C
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) MCP
2 3 (60.00%) MCSD
2 3 (60.00%) MCSE
2 3 (60.00%) MCTS
2 3 (60.00%) MCITP
2 3 (60.00%) MCPD
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Epicor
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