The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 19 20 32
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +12
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 21 20 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 7.98% 8.62% 3.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.00% 27.40% 13.46%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 7
Average salary £51,500 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.14% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £22,500 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server 2008
Buckinghamshire

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 High Wycombe region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
42 73 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 15.97% 31.47% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 28 57 52
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,289
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -0.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £23,900 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in High Wycombe

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the High Wycombe region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 40 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 38 (95.00%) .NET
3 35 (87.50%) ASP.NET
4 28 (70.00%) CSS
5 26 (65.00%) C#
5 26 (65.00%) WCF
6 24 (60.00%) SQL
6 24 (60.00%) Visual Studio
7 23 (57.50%) jQuery
7 23 (57.50%) Team Foundation Server
8 22 (55.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 22 (55.00%) .NET Framework
8 22 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (55.00%) MVC
9 20 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 18 (45.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 18 (45.00%) Ajax
11 17 (42.50%) LINQ
11 17 (42.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 17 (42.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 16 (40.00%) Unit Testing
12 16 (40.00%) TDD
13 15 (37.50%) Ruby
13 15 (37.50%) ReSharper
13 15 (37.50%) Ruby on Rails
13 15 (37.50%) Moq
13 15 (37.50%) Unity DI Container
13 15 (37.50%) Scrum
13 15 (37.50%) Extreme Programming
13 15 (37.50%) Microsoft

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 (22.50%) SharePoint
2 5 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
2 5 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (10.00%) CMS
4 2 (5.00%) TeamSite
Applications
1 12 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.00%) MS Visio
2 4 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) Intranet
2 1 (2.50%) 3G
2 1 (2.50%) Firewall
2 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (55.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 18 (45.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 17 (42.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (15.00%) QlikView
6 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
6 4 (10.00%) RDBMS
7 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (2.50%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (2.50%) OLAP
8 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 24 (60.00%) Visual Studio
2 23 (57.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (37.50%) Moq
3 15 (37.50%) ReSharper
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (2.50%) MSTest
4 1 (2.50%) NUnit
General
1 6 (15.00%) Billing
2 4 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Automotive
3 1 (2.50%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (92.50%) Developer
2 18 (45.00%) .NET Developer
3 12 (30.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 11 (27.50%) Junior
4 11 (27.50%) Junior Developer
5 10 (25.00%) SQL Developer
5 10 (25.00%) Ruby Developer
6 7 (17.50%) Senior Developer
7 6 (15.00%) Graduate
7 6 (15.00%) Web Developer
7 6 (15.00%) Graduate Developer
8 5 (12.50%) Senior Web Developer
8 5 (12.50%) SQL DBA
8 5 (12.50%) DBA
8 5 (12.50%) SharePoint Developer
9 4 (10.00%) Junior DBA
10 2 (5.00%) Senior .NET Developer
11 1 (2.50%) Junior Web Developer
11 1 (2.50%) 1st Line Support
11 1 (2.50%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (95.00%) .NET
2 35 (87.50%) ASP.NET
3 28 (70.00%) CSS
4 26 (65.00%) WCF
5 23 (57.50%) jQuery
6 22 (55.00%) .NET Framework
7 20 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 18 (45.00%) Ajax
9 17 (42.50%) LINQ
9 17 (42.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 15 (37.50%) Unity DI Container
10 15 (37.50%) HTML
10 15 (37.50%) Ruby on Rails
10 15 (37.50%) XML
11 14 (35.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 10 (25.00%) HTML5
13 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 5 (12.50%) CSS3
14 5 (12.50%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.50%) Replication
3 4 (10.00%) Clustering
3 4 (10.00%) CMDB
3 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (27.50%) Windows
2 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (55.00%) MVC
1 22 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (40.00%) TDD
2 16 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 15 (37.50%) Scrum
3 15 (37.50%) Extreme Programming
3 15 (37.50%) OOD
4 10 (25.00%) ITIL
5 6 (15.00%) CRM
5 6 (15.00%) Test Scripting
5 6 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (15.00%) Change Management
6 5 (12.50%) OO
7 4 (10.00%) Configuration Management
7 4 (10.00%) Service Delivery
7 4 (10.00%) Web Development
7 4 (10.00%) Workflow
7 4 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (5.00%) Migration
9 1 (2.50%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 26 (65.00%) C#
2 24 (60.00%) SQL
3 15 (37.50%) Ruby
4 13 (32.50%) T-SQL
5 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
6 4 (10.00%) VB.NET
7 2 (5.00%) VBScript
7 2 (5.00%) VB
8 1 (2.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (5.00%) MCITP
2 1 (2.50%) VCP4
2 1 (2.50%) MCDBA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 15 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.00%) Nintex
3 2 (5.00%) Syncfusion
3 2 (5.00%) Infragistics
4 1 (2.50%) VMware
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