The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Herefordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank - 16 16
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire - 3.85% 7.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 10.53% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.91%
SQL Server 2008
West Midlands

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 Herefordshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Herefordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
25 19 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 49.02% 36.54% 21.88%
Number of salaries quoted 25 14 11
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -22.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Herefordshire region citing SQL Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Herefordshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Herefordshire