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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 27 35 30
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 2 7 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 1.25% 3.14% 6.90%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.35% 9.86% 13.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 15
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £42,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
46 71 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 28.75% 31.84% 49.57%
Number of salaries quoted 44 70 107
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £33,200 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 10 February 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) .NET
3 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 5 (71.43%) HTML
3 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (57.14%) SDLC
4 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
4 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
4 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (57.14%) VBScript
4 4 (57.14%) IIS
4 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
4 4 (57.14%) Classic ASP
4 4 (57.14%) ISEB
4 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
4 4 (57.14%) Degree
5 3 (42.86%) QA
5 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
5 3 (42.86%) C#
5 3 (42.86%) Windows
5 3 (42.86%) ERP
5 3 (42.86%) VB
5 3 (42.86%) SQL
5 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (28.57%) jQuery
6 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
6 2 (28.57%) MVC
6 2 (28.57%) WCF
6 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 4 (57.14%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) FTP
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) ReSharper
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) Xcode
General
1 1 (14.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Systems Developer
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Applications Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
4 1 (14.29%) ASP Developer
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Application Developer
4 1 (14.29%) HTML Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Operational Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Support
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
3 4 (57.14%) Classic ASP
4 2 (28.57%) jQuery
4 2 (28.57%) WCF
5 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 1 (14.29%) Ajax
5 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (14.29%) CSS
5 1 (14.29%) LINQ
5 1 (14.29%) REST
5 1 (14.29%) Web Services
5 1 (14.29%) WPF
5 1 (14.29%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Android
3 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
1 4 (57.14%) SDLC
1 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
2 3 (42.86%) ERP
2 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) VBScript
3 3 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) VB
4 1 (14.29%) ActionScript
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
1 4 (57.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix
1 1 (14.29%) Cognos
1 1 (14.29%) IBM
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) NetApp
1 1 (14.29%) Sophos
1 1 (14.29%) Symantec
1 1 (14.29%) VMware