The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 56 50 27
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -23
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 1 2 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 0.26% 0.51% 9.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.03% 2.04% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 31
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +56.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server 2008
Berkshire

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 Newbury region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
97 98 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 24.94% 24.94% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 80 86 120
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Newbury

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) Local Government
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Web Design
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) RAD
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VBA
3 1 (33.33%) Business Objects

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Newbury 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Xcelsius
3 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (66.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Android
1 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) RAD
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Business Objects