The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 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 Liverpool region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 51 42 26
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -16
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 11 21 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.10% 4.48% 7.81%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.08% 9.50% 23.60%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 41
Average salary £31,750 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,350 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £41,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
181 221 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 34.61% 47.12% 33.09%
Number of salaries quoted 159 206 166
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server 2008
Merseyside

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 22 July 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Liverpool

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (80.77%) SQL
3 15 (57.69%) .NET
4 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 12 (46.15%) XML
5 12 (46.15%) T-SQL
5 12 (46.15%) C#
6 11 (42.31%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (38.46%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (38.46%) SOAP
7 10 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (34.62%) Web Services
8 9 (34.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (30.77%) CSS
9 8 (30.77%) HTML
9 8 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
11 6 (23.08%) XSLT
11 6 (23.08%) MVC
11 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (19.23%) Ajax
12 5 (19.23%) Refactoring
12 5 (19.23%) WCF
12 5 (19.23%) jQuery
12 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
12 5 (19.23%) VB.NET
13 4 (15.38%) ETL
13 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
13 4 (15.38%) .NET Framework

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (11.54%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (42.31%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (38.46%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (34.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (11.54%) MS Access
7 2 (7.69%) OLAP
7 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (3.85%) NUnit
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
1 3 (11.54%) Legal
2 2 (7.69%) Advertising
3 1 (3.85%) Back Office
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) Developer
2 8 (30.77%) Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) .NET Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Software Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Business Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Web Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Software Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) C# Developer
6 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (7.69%) .NET Analyst Programmer
6 2 (7.69%) .NET Programmer
6 2 (7.69%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (7.69%) Programmer
6 2 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Report Developer
6 2 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (57.69%) .NET
2 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 12 (46.15%) XML
4 10 (38.46%) SOAP
5 9 (34.62%) Web Services
6 8 (30.77%) CSS
6 8 (30.77%) HTML
7 6 (23.08%) XSLT
7 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (19.23%) Ajax
8 5 (19.23%) WCF
8 5 (19.23%) jQuery
9 4 (15.38%) .NET Framework
10 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (11.54%) ODBC
10 3 (11.54%) XHTML
10 3 (11.54%) XSD
11 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
11 2 (7.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 3 (11.54%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (23.08%) MVC
3 5 (19.23%) Refactoring
4 4 (15.38%) ETL
5 3 (11.54%) Business Analysis
5 3 (11.54%) BDD
5 3 (11.54%) Project Management
5 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.54%) TDD
5 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
5 3 (11.54%) CRM
6 2 (7.69%) UML
6 2 (7.69%) OOP
6 2 (7.69%) OO
6 2 (7.69%) Scrum
6 2 (7.69%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (7.69%) Memory Management
6 2 (7.69%) Use Case
7 1 (3.85%) System Testing
7 1 (3.85%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (80.77%) SQL
2 12 (46.15%) T-SQL
2 12 (46.15%) C#
3 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
3 5 (19.23%) VB.NET
4 3 (11.54%) XPath
4 3 (11.54%) VBA
5 1 (3.85%) VB6
5 1 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) ISEB
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
Liverpool, Merseyside
The MRJ Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool
OHO Group
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago