The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leighton Buzzard region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 7 - 7
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 3 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leighton Buzzard 21.43% - 29.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 37.50% - 70.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 7
Average salary £31,000 - £39,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 - £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,200 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
SQL Server 2008
Bedfordshire

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 Leighton Buzzard region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Leighton Buzzard
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
8 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leighton Buzzard 57.14% 76.47% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 10
Average salary £31,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.33% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Leighton Buzzard

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Leighton Buzzard

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Leighton Buzzard

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Leighton Buzzard

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Leighton Buzzard

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Leighton Buzzard region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Leighton Buzzard

SQL Server 2008
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Leighton Buzzard

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leighton Buzzard 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%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) Automotive
3 2 (40.00%) WinForms
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Leighton Buzzard by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leighton Buzzard 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (60.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) WinForms
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft