The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 50 37 24
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -13
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 5 21 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.09% 4.56% 9.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.99% 10.10% 23.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4 20 45
Average salary £36,250 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £27,950 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £41,600 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server 2008
Merseyside

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 Liverpool region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
167 208 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 36.46% 45.12% 38.52%
Number of salaries quoted 144 196 183
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Liverpool

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (73.33%) SQL
3 8 (53.33%) .NET
4 7 (46.67%) T-SQL
4 7 (46.67%) C#
4 7 (46.67%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (40.00%) HTML
5 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (40.00%) CSS
5 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (33.33%) Refactoring
6 5 (33.33%) XML
7 4 (26.67%) SOAP
7 4 (26.67%) VB.NET
8 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
8 3 (20.00%) XSLT
8 3 (20.00%) ODBC
8 3 (20.00%) Client/Server
8 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
8 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
8 3 (20.00%) XPath
8 3 (20.00%) Legal
8 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
8 3 (20.00%) Project Management
8 3 (20.00%) jQuery

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.67%) NUnit
General
1 3 (20.00%) Legal
2 2 (13.33%) Advertising
3 1 (6.67%) Back Office
3 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) .NET Analyst Programmer
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst Programmer
3 2 (13.33%) Programmer
3 2 (13.33%) .NET Programmer
3 2 (13.33%) Report Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Applications Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (6.67%) SQL DBA
4 1 (6.67%) Server Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
4 1 (6.67%) DBA
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) .NET
2 6 (40.00%) HTML
2 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (40.00%) CSS
3 5 (33.33%) XML
4 4 (26.67%) SOAP
5 3 (20.00%) XSLT
5 3 (20.00%) ODBC
5 3 (20.00%) jQuery
6 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (13.33%) Ajax
6 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
6 2 (13.33%) WCF
6 2 (13.33%) Web Services
7 1 (6.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (6.67%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (33.33%) Refactoring
3 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) MVC
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) TDD
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.67%) UML
5 1 (6.67%) CRM
5 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.67%) ETL
5 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Use Case
5 1 (6.67%) BDD
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) T-SQL
2 7 (46.67%) C#
3 4 (26.67%) VB.NET
4 3 (20.00%) XPath
4 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.67%) VB
5 1 (6.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) ISEB
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
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