The table below looks at the statistics 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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 54 24 19
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 2 25 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.56% 8.77% 12.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.87% 20.00% 30.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 21 36
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £35,000 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server 2008
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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 Ipswich region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
107 125 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 29.72% 43.86% 41.92%
Number of salaries quoted 97 91 109
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) MVC
2 7 (87.50%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 7 (87.50%) Visual Studio
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET
2 7 (87.50%) Marketing
2 7 (87.50%) .NET
3 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 5 (62.50%) WPF
3 5 (62.50%) Android
3 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (62.50%) Apple iOS
3 5 (62.50%) Android Development
3 5 (62.50%) iOS Development
3 5 (62.50%) Advertising
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
5 2 (25.00%) CSS
5 2 (25.00%) CRM
5 2 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (25.00%) Web Development
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
6 1 (12.50%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) OLAP
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (12.50%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (87.50%) Marketing
2 5 (62.50%) Advertising
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (87.50%) Web Developer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior .NET Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior .NET Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
1 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET
2 5 (62.50%) WPF
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Android
1 5 (62.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) MVC
2 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) Android Development
2 5 (62.50%) iOS Development
3 2 (25.00%) Web Development
3 2 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (25.00%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) ERP
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
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