The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 51 49 37
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -12
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 17 5 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.57% 1.36% 5.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.39% 3.40% 21.82%
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 18
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server 2008
Northamptonshire

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 Northampton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
181 147 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 27.38% 39.84% 24.77%
Number of salaries quoted 174 147 90
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Northampton

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Northampton

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 28 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (82.14%) C#
3 21 (75.00%) .NET
4 20 (71.43%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (57.14%) CSS
5 16 (57.14%) HTML
6 15 (53.57%) JavaScript
6 15 (53.57%) ASP.NET
7 14 (50.00%) MVC
7 14 (50.00%) .NET Framework
7 14 (50.00%) jQuery
7 14 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (42.86%) SQL
8 12 (42.86%) Visual Studio
9 11 (39.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (39.29%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (35.71%) Relational Database
10 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 9 (32.14%) CMS
11 9 (32.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 9 (32.14%) Razor View Engine
11 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 9 (32.14%) LINQ
12 8 (28.57%) VB.NET
12 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
13 7 (25.00%) Windows
13 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
13 7 (25.00%) XML
14 6 (21.43%) VB
14 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 9 (32.14%) CMS
2 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.57%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.71%) InfoPath
3 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Firewall
1 1 (3.57%) DHCP
1 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.57%) DNS
1 1 (3.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (71.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (39.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (35.71%) Relational Database
5 5 (17.86%) Data Mining
6 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (3.57%) MySQL
8 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 11 (39.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
1 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (85.71%) Developer
2 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET Developer
2 10 (35.71%) .NET Developer
3 9 (32.14%) C# Developer
3 9 (32.14%) C# .NET Developer
3 9 (32.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Software Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) SQL Developer
5 4 (14.29%) DBA
5 4 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Software Developer
6 3 (10.71%) SQL DBA
7 2 (7.14%) SharePoint Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Administrator
8 1 (3.57%) Development DBA
8 1 (3.57%) Senior Web Applications Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Applications Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Web Developer
8 1 (3.57%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (75.00%) .NET
2 16 (57.14%) CSS
2 16 (57.14%) HTML
3 15 (53.57%) ASP.NET
4 14 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 14 (50.00%) jQuery
4 14 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 9 (32.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 9 (32.14%) Razor View Engine
6 9 (32.14%) LINQ
7 7 (25.00%) XML
8 5 (17.86%) Ajax
9 4 (14.29%) HTML5
10 3 (10.71%) Web Services
11 2 (7.14%) CSS3
11 2 (7.14%) RESTful
12 1 (3.57%) Dojo
12 1 (3.57%) KnockoutJS
12 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
1 1 (3.57%) Replication
1 1 (3.57%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.57%) Linux
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) MVC
2 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
3 4 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (10.71%) Web Application Development
5 1 (3.57%) Process Improvement
5 1 (3.57%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (3.57%) Workflow
5 1 (3.57%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.57%) TDD
5 1 (3.57%) Data Management
5 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.57%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 23 (82.14%) C#
2 15 (53.57%) JavaScript
3 12 (42.86%) SQL
4 8 (28.57%) VB.NET
5 6 (21.43%) VB
6 5 (17.86%) C++
6 5 (17.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
1 1 (3.57%) MCP
1 1 (3.57%) MCDBA
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: Dependant on experience
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