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 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 48 28 32
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 5 37 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.34% 7.74% 7.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.73% 16.67% 17.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 35 33
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,200 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
134 222 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 35.83% 46.44% 43.01%
Number of salaries quoted 102 206 173
Average salary £40,250 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.29% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Liverpool

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (68.75%) SQL
3 8 (50.00%) .NET
3 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (43.75%) CSS
4 7 (43.75%) T-SQL
4 7 (43.75%) C#
4 7 (43.75%) HTML
4 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
6 5 (31.25%) MVC
6 5 (31.25%) Refactoring
6 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
7 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (18.75%) Project Management
8 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
8 3 (18.75%) XML
8 3 (18.75%) IIS
8 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
8 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (18.75%) Legal
8 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (18.75%) WCF
9 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (12.50%) WPF

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (18.75%) IIS
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (6.25%) OLAP
7 1 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (6.25%) Spotfire
7 1 (6.25%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (12.50%) Firebug
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.25%) NUnit
General
1 3 (18.75%) Legal
2 2 (12.50%) Advertising
3 1 (6.25%) Back Office
3 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Business Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (12.50%) .NET Programmer
5 2 (12.50%) Report Developer
5 2 (12.50%) .NET Analyst Programmer
5 2 (12.50%) Analyst Programmer
5 2 (12.50%) Programmer
6 1 (6.25%) Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Applications Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
6 1 (6.25%) DBA
6 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) SQL DBA
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (50.00%) .NET
2 7 (43.75%) HTML
2 7 (43.75%) CSS
3 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (18.75%) XML
4 3 (18.75%) WCF
5 2 (12.50%) WPF
5 2 (12.50%) jQuery
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 2 (12.50%) XSLT
5 2 (12.50%) ODBC
5 2 (12.50%) SOAP
5 2 (12.50%) Web Services
6 1 (6.25%) Ajax
6 1 (6.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (6.25%) REST
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Open Source
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) UNIX
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (31.25%) MVC
2 5 (31.25%) Refactoring
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) RUP
4 1 (6.25%) CRM
4 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.25%) ETL
4 1 (6.25%) TDD
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Software Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
4 1 (6.25%) BDD
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) T-SQL
2 7 (43.75%) C#
3 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
4 2 (12.50%) XPath
5 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Business Objects
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