The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
England / Midlands
Rank - 8 38
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - 12.17% 0.61%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 45.16% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 1
Median salary - £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +29.41%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1 31 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 2.70% 26.96% 14.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 26 8
Median salary £38,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the Midlands region citing SQL Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in the Midlands