The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Ipswich region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 34 15 21
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 25 38 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 7.10% 12.62% 8.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.82% 32.76% 24.32%
Number of salaries quoted 20 38 27
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £34,100 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
158 116 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 44.89% 38.54% 34.05%
Number of salaries quoted 104 107 103
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,300 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SQL Server 2008
Suffolk

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Ipswich

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Ipswich

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 54 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 42 (77.78%) C#
2 42 (77.78%) .NET
3 41 (75.93%) ASP.NET
4 34 (62.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 29 (53.70%) WCF
6 28 (51.85%) Team Foundation Server
7 26 (48.15%) MVC
7 26 (48.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 23 (42.59%) SQL
9 22 (40.74%) CSS
10 16 (29.63%) Oracle
11 15 (27.78%) T-SQL
12 14 (25.93%) JavaScript
12 14 (25.93%) Visual Studio
12 14 (25.93%) Windows
12 14 (25.93%) NUnit
12 14 (25.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 13 (24.07%) jQuery
13 13 (24.07%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (24.07%) Web Development
13 13 (24.07%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 13 (24.07%) HTML
14 12 (22.22%) Marketing
14 12 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
15 10 (18.52%) SQL Server 2005
15 10 (18.52%) MS Excel
15 10 (18.52%) Salesforce.com
16 9 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
16 9 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 (9.26%) Kentico
1 5 (9.26%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (9.26%) IIS
2 4 (7.41%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (18.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 34 (62.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 26 (48.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (25.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (18.52%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (16.67%) OLAP
6 9 (16.67%) Oracle OLAP
6 9 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (12.96%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (12.96%) MySQL
7 7 (12.96%) RDBMS
7 7 (12.96%) Relational Database
8 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 28 (51.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (25.93%) Visual Studio
2 14 (25.93%) NUnit
3 9 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 5 (9.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (7.41%) NuGet
6 1 (1.85%) CruiseControl
6 1 (1.85%) NCover
6 1 (1.85%) FxCop
General
1 12 (22.22%) Marketing
2 2 (3.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 40 (74.07%) Developer
2 14 (25.93%) ASP.NET Developer
2 14 (25.93%) .NET Developer
3 13 (24.07%) Software Developer
4 12 (22.22%) Web Developer
5 10 (18.52%) Salesforce.com Developer
6 9 (16.67%) DBA
6 9 (16.67%) Senior Developer
6 9 (16.67%) SQL Server DBA
6 9 (16.67%) SQL DBA
7 8 (14.81%) .NET Web Developer
8 7 (12.96%) C# Developer
8 7 (12.96%) Senior Web Developer
9 6 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (9.26%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (9.26%) Team Leader
10 5 (9.26%) Senior .NET Developer
11 4 (7.41%) Development Team Leader
11 4 (7.41%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (77.78%) .NET
2 41 (75.93%) ASP.NET
3 29 (53.70%) WCF
4 22 (40.74%) CSS
5 13 (24.07%) jQuery
5 13 (24.07%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (24.07%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 13 (24.07%) HTML
6 9 (16.67%) NHibernate
6 9 (16.67%) LINQ
7 4 (7.41%) WPF
8 1 (1.85%) ADO.NET
8 1 (1.85%) Web Services
8 1 (1.85%) XML
8 1 (1.85%) XSLT
8 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (1.85%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.85%) WF
8 1 (1.85%) Silverlight
8 1 (1.85%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) Replication
2 5 (9.26%) Clustering
3 1 (1.85%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.93%) Windows
2 9 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (9.26%) UNIX
4 3 (5.56%) Apple iOS
4 3 (5.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (48.15%) MVC
2 13 (24.07%) Web Development
3 12 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
4 9 (16.67%) TDD
4 9 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 9 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (14.81%) Scrum
6 5 (9.26%) High Availability
6 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (9.26%) Migration
7 3 (5.56%) Android Development
7 3 (5.56%) iOS Development
7 3 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.85%) SOA
8 1 (1.85%) CRM
8 1 (1.85%) UML
8 1 (1.85%) OOA/OOD
8 1 (1.85%) OO
Programming Languages
1 42 (77.78%) C#
2 23 (42.59%) SQL
3 15 (27.78%) T-SQL
4 14 (25.93%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (9.26%) MCSA
System Software
1 5 (9.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (29.63%) Oracle
2 10 (18.52%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
4 5 (9.26%) VMware
5 3 (5.56%) Cognos
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