The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 31 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 Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 36 48 19
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -29
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 22 11 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.62% 2.24% 10.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.46% 7.48% 25.51%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 49
Average salary £32,500 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.95% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £30,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,000 £38,550
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
192 147 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 40.34% 29.94% 39.84%
Number of salaries quoted 162 136 183
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server 2008
North West

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Lancashire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Lancashire

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston +5 6 £23,250 -38.41% 1
Ormskirk - 6 £21,500 -
Blackburn - 2 £25,000 -
SQL Server 2008
North West

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 50 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 33 (66.00%) SQL
3 31 (62.00%) JavaScript
3 31 (62.00%) .NET
4 28 (56.00%) C#
4 28 (56.00%) ASP.NET
5 26 (52.00%) CSS
6 24 (48.00%) HTML
6 24 (48.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 21 (42.00%) jQuery
8 20 (40.00%) Microsoft
9 16 (32.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 14 (28.00%) .NET Framework
11 13 (26.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (26.00%) MVC
11 13 (26.00%) XML
12 12 (24.00%) Web Services
13 11 (22.00%) T-SQL
14 9 (18.00%) SOAP
14 9 (18.00%) ERP
15 8 (16.00%) HTML5
15 8 (16.00%) WCF
16 7 (14.00%) Java EE
16 7 (14.00%) Web Application Development
16 7 (14.00%) Ajax
16 7 (14.00%) SQL Server 2000
16 7 (14.00%) JSP
16 7 (14.00%) Java
17 6 (12.00%) PowerBuilder
17 6 (12.00%) Adobe

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 6 (12.00%) ColdFusion
2 3 (6.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.00%) Lync
4 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.00%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.00%) CMS
4 1 (2.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) Firewall
2 1 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (2.00%) VLAN
2 1 (2.00%) IPsec
2 1 (2.00%) SSL
2 1 (2.00%) ADSL
2 1 (2.00%) VoIP
2 1 (2.00%) DHCP
2 1 (2.00%) VPN
2 1 (2.00%) DNS
2 1 (2.00%) SAN
2 1 (2.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (48.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (32.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (14.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 6 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (4.00%) MySQL
8 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
9 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (2.00%) OLAP
9 1 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (2.00%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 6 (12.00%) PowerBuilder
2 5 (10.00%) Subversion
3 3 (6.00%) MyEclipse
3 3 (6.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.00%) Retail
2 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (74.00%) Developer
2 10 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 9 (18.00%) DBA
4 8 (16.00%) Software Developer
4 8 (16.00%) SQL DBA
5 7 (14.00%) .NET Programmer
5 7 (14.00%) Programmer
5 7 (14.00%) Java Developer
6 6 (12.00%) Graduate
6 6 (12.00%) C# Developer
7 5 (10.00%) Graduate Developer
7 5 (10.00%) Junior
8 4 (8.00%) Junior Developer
8 4 (8.00%) Graduate Java Developer
8 4 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (6.00%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (6.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (6.00%) Database Developer
9 3 (6.00%) SQL Server DBA
9 3 (6.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (62.00%) .NET
2 28 (56.00%) ASP.NET
3 26 (52.00%) CSS
4 24 (48.00%) HTML
5 21 (42.00%) jQuery
6 14 (28.00%) .NET Framework
7 13 (26.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (26.00%) XML
8 12 (24.00%) Web Services
9 9 (18.00%) SOAP
10 8 (16.00%) HTML5
10 8 (16.00%) WCF
11 7 (14.00%) Java EE
11 7 (14.00%) Ajax
11 7 (14.00%) JSP
12 6 (12.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 6 (12.00%) Razor View Engine
12 6 (12.00%) LINQ
13 5 (10.00%) ADO.NET
13 5 (10.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (6.00%) W3C
4 2 (4.00%) NHS
4 2 (4.00%) Clustering
5 1 (2.00%) iSeries
5 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.00%) AS400
5 1 (2.00%) Replication
5 1 (2.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.00%) MVC
2 9 (18.00%) ERP
3 7 (14.00%) Web Application Development
4 6 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (12.00%) Dependency Injection
5 5 (10.00%) Load Testing
5 5 (10.00%) Multithreading
5 5 (10.00%) Parallel Computing
6 3 (6.00%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.00%) Scrum
7 2 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.00%) Project Management
7 2 (4.00%) Project Planning
8 1 (2.00%) BDD
8 1 (2.00%) Capacity Management
8 1 (2.00%) High Availability
8 1 (2.00%) Analytics
8 1 (2.00%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (2.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 33 (66.00%) SQL
2 31 (62.00%) JavaScript
3 28 (56.00%) C#
4 11 (22.00%) T-SQL
5 7 (14.00%) Java
6 3 (6.00%) VBA
7 2 (4.00%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.00%) XAML
8 1 (2.00%) VB
8 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) Degree
2 4 (8.00%) MCP
3 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.00%) XenApp
1 1 (2.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.00%) Adobe
3 3 (6.00%) Oracle
3 3 (6.00%) Sybase
4 2 (4.00%) HP
4 2 (4.00%) VMware
5 1 (2.00%) Veeam
5 1 (2.00%) Draytek
5 1 (2.00%) WatchGuard
5 1 (2.00%) Cisco
5 1 (2.00%) IBM
5 1 (2.00%) Dell
5 1 (2.00%) Citrix
5 1 (2.00%) Avaya
5 1 (2.00%) NetApp
5 1 (2.00%) Symantec
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