The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Norwich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 34 25 14
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -11
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 4 26 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 1.79% 8.97% 14.80%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.41% 20.63% 36.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4 25 60
Average salary £38,250 £30,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.40% +15.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,200 £40,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
SQL Server 2008
Norfolk

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 Norwich region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Norwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
74 126 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 33.18% 43.45% 40.57%
Number of salaries quoted 69 123 163
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Norwich

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Norwich

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Norwich 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 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (33.33%) WCF
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) CRM
5 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 1 (16.67%) ETL
5 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (16.67%) VB
5 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 1 (16.67%) HTML
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Intranet
5 1 (16.67%) OLAP
5 1 (16.67%) IIS
5 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Norwich 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 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (16.67%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (16.67%) OLAP
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Development Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) SQL DBA
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (16.67%) WPF
3 1 (16.67%) WF
3 1 (16.67%) Silverlight
3 1 (16.67%) LINQ
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) WinForms
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) ETL
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VB
2 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle