The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 28 30 30
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 37 27 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 6.72% 5.71% 8.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.78% 14.67% 14.77%
Number of salaries quoted 25 27 46
Average salary £32,500 £40,250 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.25% -1.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,650 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
SQL Server 2008
North West

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 Merseyside region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
197 184 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 35.75% 38.90% 54.90%
Number of salaries quoted 166 159 290
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Merseyside

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Merseyside

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
Liverpool -1 23 £32,500 -22.61% 1
Bootle - 10 £32,500 - 1
Southport - 2 £37,500 -
SQL Server 2008
North West

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 44 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 30 (68.18%) SQL
3 24 (54.55%) C#
4 22 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 20 (45.45%) Project Management
6 19 (43.18%) Degree
6 19 (43.18%) Time Management
7 18 (40.91%) Microsoft
7 18 (40.91%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (38.64%) Finance
9 16 (36.36%) SLA
10 15 (34.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 14 (31.82%) .NET
12 13 (29.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 12 (27.27%) VB6
13 12 (27.27%) VB
13 12 (27.27%) MS Excel
14 11 (25.00%) MS Access
14 11 (25.00%) Data Analysis
15 10 (22.73%) ISTQB
15 10 (22.73%) User Acceptance Testing
15 10 (22.73%) Wealth Management
15 10 (22.73%) Credit Risk
15 10 (22.73%) Mathematics
15 10 (22.73%) Banking
15 10 (22.73%) Service Delivery
15 10 (22.73%) Change Management
15 10 (22.73%) Reuters
15 10 (22.73%) Bloomberg
15 10 (22.73%) C

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 (13.64%) TWiki
2 1 (2.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 10 (22.73%) MS Office
3 5 (11.36%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) Firewall
1 6 (13.64%) Remote Desktop
1 6 (13.64%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (34.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (29.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (25.00%) MS Access
5 9 (20.45%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (13.64%) Azure SQL Database
6 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (2.27%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (2.27%) GIS
9 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (4.55%) Bitbucket
2 2 (4.55%) JIRA
2 2 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (38.64%) Finance
2 10 (22.73%) Banking
3 3 (6.82%) Law
3 3 (6.82%) Legal
4 1 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 25 (56.82%) Developer
2 15 (34.09%) Analyst
3 13 (29.55%) C# Developer
4 11 (25.00%) Applications Support
5 10 (22.73%) .NET Developer
5 10 (22.73%) Applications Support Analyst
5 10 (22.73%) Support Analyst
6 9 (20.45%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (15.91%) SQL Developer
8 6 (13.64%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 6 (13.64%) Server Support
8 6 (13.64%) Support Engineer
8 6 (13.64%) VB.NET Developer
9 5 (11.36%) Applications Developer
9 5 (11.36%) Customer Engineer
9 5 (11.36%) Customer Support Engineer
10 4 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 3 (6.82%) Server Support Engineer
11 3 (6.82%) SQL Database Developer
11 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.82%) .NET
2 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET
3 4 (9.09%) .NET Framework
3 4 (9.09%) Web Services
4 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 3 (6.82%) CSS
4 3 (6.82%) HTML
4 3 (6.82%) JSON
4 3 (6.82%) WCF
5 2 (4.55%) Ajax
5 2 (4.55%) CSS3
5 2 (4.55%) Entity Framework
5 2 (4.55%) jQuery
5 2 (4.55%) MDX
6 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (2.27%) LINQ
6 1 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (40.91%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (22.73%) Credit Risk
2 10 (22.73%) Mathematics
2 10 (22.73%) SWIFT
3 6 (13.64%) Computer Science
3 6 (13.64%) Replication
4 3 (6.82%) Data Integration
5 2 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.91%) Windows
2 6 (13.64%) Windows Server
2 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (6.82%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) Project Management
2 19 (43.18%) Time Management
3 11 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 10 (22.73%) Change Management
4 10 (22.73%) ITIL
4 10 (22.73%) Service Delivery
4 10 (22.73%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (22.73%) Wealth Management
5 9 (20.45%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (20.45%) Feature Driven Development
5 9 (20.45%) Issue Tracking
6 7 (15.91%) Software Engineering
7 6 (13.64%) Data Migration
7 6 (13.64%) Migration
7 6 (13.64%) MVC
8 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
8 4 (9.09%) Mentoring
9 3 (6.82%) Analytics
9 3 (6.82%) CRM
9 3 (6.82%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 30 (68.18%) SQL
2 24 (54.55%) C#
3 22 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 12 (27.27%) VB
4 12 (27.27%) VB6
5 10 (22.73%) C
6 7 (15.91%) VB.NET
7 6 (13.64%) PowerShell
7 6 (13.64%) Shell Script
8 2 (4.55%) ANSI SQL
8 2 (4.55%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (2.27%) Java
9 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (43.18%) Degree
2 10 (22.73%) ISTQB
2 10 (22.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (13.64%) CCDP
4 6 (13.64%) CCNA
4 6 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (13.64%) MCP
4 6 (13.64%) MCSE
5 1 (2.27%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (36.36%) SLA
2 8 (18.18%) Data Quality
2 8 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 6 (13.64%) Active Directory
1 6 (13.64%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 18 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 10 (22.73%) Bloomberg
2 10 (22.73%) Reuters
3 6 (13.64%) Oracle
4 3 (6.82%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (4.55%) Telerik
6 1 (2.27%) Apple
6 1 (2.27%) Google
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