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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 23 24 27
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 11 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 5.76% 0.68% 0.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.94% 2.70% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 0
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
69 37 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 36.13% 25.34% 19.11%
Number of salaries quoted 52 23 25
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -1.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £42,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £73,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

SQL Server 2008
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 11 (91.67%) T-SQL
2 11 (91.67%) SQL Server 2000
2 11 (91.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (91.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (91.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (91.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (91.67%) PowerShell
2 11 (91.67%) Replication
2 11 (91.67%) Clustering
2 11 (91.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 11 (91.67%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (91.67%) Database Mirroring
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (8.33%) MVC
3 1 (8.33%) .NET
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (8.33%) HTTP

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (91.67%) SQL Server 2000
2 11 (91.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (91.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (91.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (91.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Database Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Developer
2 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) Replication
1 11 (91.67%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 11 (91.67%) Performance Tuning
1 11 (91.67%) Database Mirroring
2 1 (8.33%) MVC
2 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) SQL
1 11 (91.67%) T-SQL
1 11 (91.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
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