The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank - - 25
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter - - 7.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 16
Average salary - - £36,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server 2008
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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 Exeter region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Exeter
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
49 94 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 31.61% 39.66% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 37 88 108
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -11.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,576 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 19 December 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 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) T-SQL
2 6 (85.71%) XML
3 5 (71.43%) Middleware
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
3 5 (71.43%) DTS
3 5 (71.43%) Data Integration
3 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (71.43%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Logistics
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) HTTP
4 1 (14.29%) HTTPS
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) Ajax

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
1 1 (14.29%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) DTS
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 1 (14.29%) NUnit
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
1 1 (14.29%) ReSharper
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) NuGet
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Integration Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) XML
2 5 (71.43%) Middleware
2 5 (71.43%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) Ajax
3 1 (14.29%) JSON
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) Ninject
3 1 (14.29%) REST
3 1 (14.29%) CSS3
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Data Integration
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
1 1 (14.29%) MVC
1 1 (14.29%) Scrum
1 1 (14.29%) TDD
1 1 (14.29%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
1 6 (85.71%) T-SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft