The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 27 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 6 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 3.70% 2.19% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.32% 9.52% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 0
Average salary £48,500 £28,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.21% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server 2008
Cheshire

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 Knutsford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
53 42 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 32.72% 22.95% 13.55%
Number of salaries quoted 49 42 42
Average salary £54,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.28% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £42,500 £36,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Knutsford

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (83.33%) Finance
2 10 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (83.33%) Data Transformation
2 10 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 6 (50.00%) MS Visio
4 6 (50.00%) Project Management
4 6 (50.00%) ServiceNow
4 6 (50.00%) Data Integration
5 4 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) Informatica
5 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
5 4 (33.33%) ETL
5 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (33.33%) SQL
5 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (33.33%) Teradata
5 4 (33.33%) Banking
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) MVC
6 2 (16.67%) TDD
6 2 (16.67%) NHibernate
6 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 2 (16.67%) Degree

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 6 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 10 (83.33%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Data Integration Specialist
2 5 (41.67%) Integration Specialist
3 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Data Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) NHibernate
1 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
1 2 (16.67%) WPF
1 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
1 2 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (50.00%) Data Integration
3 2 (16.67%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Data Transformation
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (50.00%) Project Management
4 4 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 4 (33.33%) ETL
4 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) MVC
5 2 (16.67%) TDD
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (16.67%) BDD
6 1 (8.33%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) C#
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Informatica
2 4 (33.33%) Teradata
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle