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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 42 40 46
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 2 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 0.67% 2.00% 2.84%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.94% 13.79% 7.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 10
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +13.04%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
68 58 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 22.67% 14.50% 35.80%
Number of salaries quoted 58 55 124
Average salary £52,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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 29 May 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 Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) LINQ
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Grunt
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Xcelsius
3 1 (33.33%) Product Management
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) XML

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) Fireworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Xcelsius
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Grunt
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) ReSharper
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) WCF
1 2 (66.67%) LINQ
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) ODBC
2 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Product Management
2 1 (33.33%) RAD
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) VBA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Business Objects
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Avaya