The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Home Counties 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 Home Counties region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 1 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 26.67% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 100.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Home Counties
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
4 1 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 26.67% 2.86% 38.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 31
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in the Home Counties

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in the Home Counties

SQL Server 2008
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the Home Counties

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Home Counties 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) IIS
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (100.00%) LDAP
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
1 5 (100.00%) Ext JS
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in the Home Counties by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Home Counties 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 5 (100.00%) IIS
1 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Applications Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
1 5 (100.00%) Ext JS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft