The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex 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 40 53 18
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -35
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 45 40 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 4.05% 3.71% 9.86%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.06% 14.44% 25.56%
Number of salaries quoted 41 33 101
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server 2008
East of England

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 Essex region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
320 277 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 28.78% 25.67% 38.56%
Number of salaries quoted 268 247 356
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Essex

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Essex

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Essex region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Essex

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex 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
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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
Colchester -6 7 £35,000 -
Saffron Walden - 6 £53,750 - 1
Basildon - 5 £30,000 -
Brentwood 0 2 £47,500 +11.76%
Billericay - 2 £40,000 -
Chelmsford -8 1 £35,000 -6.66%
SQL Server 2008
East of England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

1 121 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 86 (71.07%) SQL
3 64 (52.89%) .NET
4 48 (39.67%) T-SQL
5 44 (36.36%) C#
6 39 (32.23%) SQL Server 2005
7 38 (31.40%) ASP.NET
7 38 (31.40%) Windows
8 35 (28.93%) WCF
9 34 (28.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 30 (24.79%) Microsoft
11 28 (23.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 27 (22.31%) Relational Database
13 26 (21.49%) Performance Tuning
13 26 (21.49%) XML
14 25 (20.66%) Finance
14 25 (20.66%) SQL Server 2012
15 24 (19.83%) WPF
15 24 (19.83%) Data Warehouse
16 23 (19.01%) MS Excel
17 22 (18.18%) NUnit
17 22 (18.18%) .NET Framework
18 21 (17.36%) LINQ
18 21 (17.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 21 (17.36%) MSTest
19 20 (16.53%) Clustering
19 20 (16.53%) VB.NET
20 19 (15.70%) Web Services
21 15 (12.40%) ETL
22 14 (11.57%) Business Intelligence

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 9 (7.44%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.96%) MS Exchange
3 5 (4.13%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (4.13%) Drupal
4 3 (2.48%) IIS
5 1 (0.83%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 23 (19.01%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.65%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.31%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.83%) Cognos Planning
2 1 (0.83%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.83%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.92%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.13%) FTP
2 4 (3.31%) SMS
3 2 (1.65%) NFC
4 1 (0.83%) LAN
4 1 (0.83%) WAN
4 1 (0.83%) SAN
4 1 (0.83%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 39 (32.23%) SQL Server 2005
3 34 (28.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 28 (23.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 27 (22.31%) Relational Database
6 25 (20.66%) SQL Server 2012
7 24 (19.83%) Data Warehouse
8 21 (17.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 9 (7.44%) RDBMS
10 8 (6.61%) DTS
10 8 (6.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 7 (5.79%) QlikView
11 7 (5.79%) Crystal Reports
12 6 (4.96%) Oracle Database 10g
12 6 (4.96%) SQL Server 2000
12 6 (4.96%) Oracle Database 11g
12 6 (4.96%) Oracle Database
13 2 (1.65%) Oracle Reports
14 1 (0.83%) OLAP
14 1 (0.83%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 22 (18.18%) NUnit
2 21 (17.36%) MSTest
3 11 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (8.26%) MSBuild
5 4 (3.31%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.65%) MSI
7 1 (0.83%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.83%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.83%) Visual Composer
General
1 25 (20.66%) Finance
2 6 (4.96%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.13%) Automotive
4 2 (1.65%) Electronics
4 2 (1.65%) Banking
4 2 (1.65%) Retail
5 1 (0.83%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 68 (56.20%) Developer
2 30 (24.79%) DBA
2 30 (24.79%) SQL DBA
3 29 (23.97%) C# Developer
4 26 (21.49%) Analyst
5 24 (19.83%) .NET Developer
6 22 (18.18%) Software Developer
7 20 (16.53%) C# Software Developer
8 14 (11.57%) SQL Server DBA
9 13 (10.74%) SQL Developer
10 12 (9.92%) Senior Analyst
11 11 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
12 10 (8.26%) Administrator
13 8 (6.61%) MI Analyst
13 8 (6.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 7 (5.79%) Business Intelligence Analyst
14 7 (5.79%) Senior SQL DBA
14 7 (5.79%) Senior DBA
14 7 (5.79%) Support Analyst
15 6 (4.96%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (52.89%) .NET
2 38 (31.40%) ASP.NET
3 35 (28.93%) WCF
4 26 (21.49%) XML
5 24 (19.83%) WPF
6 22 (18.18%) .NET Framework
7 21 (17.36%) LINQ
8 19 (15.70%) Web Services
9 11 (9.09%) WinForms
10 10 (8.26%) SOAP
11 5 (4.13%) Struts
11 5 (4.13%) CSS
11 5 (4.13%) JSP
11 5 (4.13%) ADO.NET
11 5 (4.13%) Spring
11 5 (4.13%) XSLT
11 5 (4.13%) Google Maps API
11 5 (4.13%) Struts2
12 4 (3.31%) WSE
13 2 (1.65%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.53%) Clustering
2 9 (7.44%) Replication
3 7 (5.79%) Mobile App
4 5 (4.13%) Client/Server
5 4 (3.31%) N-Tier
5 4 (3.31%) Statistics
6 2 (1.65%) iSeries
6 2 (1.65%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.83%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 38 (31.40%) Windows
2 9 (7.44%) Linux
3 8 (6.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (4.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (4.13%) Windows 7
5 5 (4.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.65%) Android
6 2 (1.65%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.65%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (21.49%) Performance Tuning
2 15 (12.40%) ETL
3 14 (11.57%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (10.74%) OO
5 11 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (9.09%) High Availability
5 11 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (6.61%) Database Tuning
6 8 (6.61%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (6.61%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (4.96%) E-Commerce
7 6 (4.96%) Incident Management
7 6 (4.96%) Requirements Analysis
7 6 (4.96%) Change Control
7 6 (4.96%) Kimball Methodology
8 5 (4.13%) OOD
8 5 (4.13%) Data Analysis
8 5 (4.13%) Software Engineering
8 5 (4.13%) Business Analysis
8 5 (4.13%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 86 (71.07%) SQL
2 48 (39.67%) T-SQL
3 44 (36.36%) C#
4 20 (16.53%) VB.NET
5 13 (10.74%) Java
6 11 (9.09%) XAML
7 10 (8.26%) PowerShell
8 5 (4.13%) PHP
8 5 (4.13%) C++
8 5 (4.13%) VB
9 4 (3.31%) VBA
10 2 (1.65%) COBOL
10 2 (1.65%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.83%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 11 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (8.26%) MCTS
2 10 (8.26%) MCITP
3 1 (0.83%) Degree
3 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (0.83%) MCSE
3 1 (0.83%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.65%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.13%) Terminal Services
2 4 (3.31%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.83%) vSphere
Vendors
1 30 (24.79%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.61%) Red Gate
3 7 (5.79%) Oracle
4 5 (4.13%) SAP
4 5 (4.13%) Cisco
4 5 (4.13%) Google
4 5 (4.13%) Polycom
4 5 (4.13%) DevExpress
4 5 (4.13%) IPFX
5 4 (3.31%) Cognos
6 1 (0.83%) IBM
6 1 (0.83%) Dell
6 1 (0.83%) VMware
Saffron Walden, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago