The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Exeter region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 20 20 19
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 13 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 8.07% 3.31% 9.03%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 21.31% 7.14% 16.46%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 13
Average salary £37,000 £37,125 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.33% +35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Exeter
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
61 56 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 37.89% 46.28% 54.86%
Number of salaries quoted 56 41 77
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,700 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £53,500 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server 2008
Devon

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Exeter

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Exeter

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Exeter 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 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (81.25%) SQL
3 12 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (68.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (62.50%) T-SQL
5 10 (62.50%) MS Excel
6 8 (50.00%) DTS
6 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (50.00%) Data Integration
7 7 (43.75%) Middleware
7 7 (43.75%) Web Services
7 7 (43.75%) XML
8 4 (25.00%) VB
8 4 (25.00%) C#
8 4 (25.00%) VB6
9 3 (18.75%) Data Management
9 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (18.75%) .NET
9 3 (18.75%) Finance
10 2 (12.50%) Java
10 2 (12.50%) SLA
10 2 (12.50%) Windows
10 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
10 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
10 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (12.50%) Replication

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Exeter 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 10 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (68.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (50.00%) DTS
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
7 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
7 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst
1 7 (43.75%) Integration Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
2 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
2 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
2 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
3 1 (6.25%) SQL DBA
3 1 (6.25%) DBA
3 1 (6.25%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) Web Services
1 7 (43.75%) XML
1 7 (43.75%) Middleware
2 3 (18.75%) .NET
3 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 1 (6.25%) J2EE
4 1 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (12.50%) Replication
3 1 (6.25%) Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Data Management
2 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
2 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.25%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (6.25%) Time Management
3 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
3 1 (6.25%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) SQL
2 10 (62.50%) T-SQL
3 4 (25.00%) VB
3 4 (25.00%) VB6
3 4 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) C++
5 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) NetApp
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle