The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank - - 27
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife - - 2.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £28,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server 2008
Scotland

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 Fife region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
12 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 20.00% 21.88% 18.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 11
Average salary £29,750 £40,000 £31,800
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.62% +25.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,550 £36,150 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £35,950 £50,000 £45,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Fife

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Fife

SQL Server 2008
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Fife 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Mobile
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) FMCG
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Fife 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 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft