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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank - 12 19
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - 9.74% 0.85%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 33.33% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 1
Median salary - £55,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +129.16%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SQL Server 2008
England

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
7 45 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 7.78% 29.22% 12.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5 32 8
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,650 £42,500 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £55,000
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