The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 56 33 21
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -12
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 37 78 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 3.93% 7.49% 11.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.00% 20.80% 29.40%
Number of salaries quoted 28 73 108
Average salary £38,750 £36,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.16% -5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £24,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
SQL Server 2008
Nottinghamshire

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 Nottingham region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
370 375 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 39.28% 35.99% 39.00%
Number of salaries quoted 283 299 340
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Nottingham

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Nottingham

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 90 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 32 (35.56%) .NET
2 32 (35.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 28 (31.11%) SQL
4 26 (28.89%) Windows
5 25 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
5 25 (27.78%) C#
6 22 (24.44%) Linux
7 20 (22.22%) ASP.NET
7 20 (22.22%) Subversion
7 20 (22.22%) Windows Server
8 19 (21.11%) Analytical Skills
8 19 (21.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (21.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 18 (20.00%) Replication
9 18 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 17 (18.89%) Java
11 16 (17.78%) Business Intelligence
12 15 (16.67%) Microsoft
12 15 (16.67%) JavaScript
12 15 (16.67%) HTML
12 15 (16.67%) MVC
12 15 (16.67%) Finance
12 15 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
13 14 (15.56%) jQuery
13 14 (15.56%) T-SQL
14 13 (14.44%) IIS
14 13 (14.44%) Performance Tuning
14 13 (14.44%) Relational Database
15 12 (13.33%) Data Mining

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 13 (14.44%) IIS
2 5 (5.56%) Apache
2 5 (5.56%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.67%) MS Office
3 1 (1.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Epicor Vantage
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.11%) Asterisk PBX
1 1 (1.11%) DHCP
1 1 (1.11%) DNS
1 1 (1.11%) Firewall
1 1 (1.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.11%) VoIP
1 1 (1.11%) VPN
1 1 (1.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 32 (35.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 25 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (21.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
6 13 (14.44%) Relational Database
7 12 (13.33%) Data Mining
8 9 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (8.89%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (3.33%) MySQL
12 2 (2.22%) MS Access
13 1 (1.11%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database
13 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database 10g
13 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 20 (22.22%) Subversion
2 11 (12.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (12.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 5 (5.56%) Ant
3 5 (5.56%) Eclipse
3 5 (5.56%) Maven
3 5 (5.56%) NetBeans
4 3 (3.33%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.11%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 15 (16.67%) Finance
2 10 (11.11%) Banking
3 4 (4.44%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.11%) Legal
4 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (43.33%) Developer
2 20 (22.22%) Analyst
2 20 (22.22%) DBA
2 20 (22.22%) SQL DBA
3 18 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 17 (18.89%) C# .NET Developer
4 17 (18.89%) C# Developer
4 17 (18.89%) SQL Developer
4 17 (18.89%) Support Analyst
5 15 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 11 (12.22%) Environment Analyst
6 11 (12.22%) SQL BI Developer
6 11 (12.22%) SQL Server BI Developer
6 11 (12.22%) SQL Server Developer
7 9 (10.00%) Administrator
7 9 (10.00%) Environment Support Analyst
7 9 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
8 8 (8.89%) Applications Support
9 7 (7.78%) Applications Support Analyst
10 4 (4.44%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (35.56%) .NET
2 20 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 15 (16.67%) HTML
4 14 (15.56%) jQuery
5 11 (12.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (10.00%) Web Services
7 7 (7.78%) CSS
7 7 (7.78%) XML
8 6 (6.67%) JSP
8 6 (6.67%) SOAP
8 6 (6.67%) WCF
9 5 (5.56%) .NET Framework
9 5 (5.56%) Hibernate
9 5 (5.56%) HTML5
9 5 (5.56%) JAXB
9 5 (5.56%) JSON
9 5 (5.56%) Spring
9 5 (5.56%) Struts
9 5 (5.56%) Struts2
10 3 (3.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.11%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (20.00%) Replication
3 12 (13.33%) Statistics
4 11 (12.22%) Data Integration
5 7 (7.78%) Clustering
6 3 (3.33%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.11%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.11%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 26 (28.89%) Windows
2 22 (24.44%) Linux
3 20 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 19 (21.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.33%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (1.11%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (17.78%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (16.67%) MVC
3 13 (14.44%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (12.22%) Configuration Management
4 11 (12.22%) ETL
4 11 (12.22%) Unit Testing
5 8 (8.89%) Software Engineering
6 7 (7.78%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (7.78%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (5.56%) Automated Testing
7 5 (5.56%) OO
7 5 (5.56%) Refactoring
7 5 (5.56%) Scrum
8 4 (4.44%) Data Analysis
8 4 (4.44%) Data Cleansing
9 3 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (3.33%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (3.33%) TDD
10 2 (2.22%) Project Management
10 2 (2.22%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 28 (31.11%) SQL
2 25 (27.78%) C#
3 17 (18.89%) Java
4 15 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 14 (15.56%) T-SQL
6 11 (12.22%) PowerShell
6 11 (12.22%) R
7 3 (3.33%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.22%) VB
9 1 (1.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (7.78%) MCDBA
1 7 (7.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.11%) pfSense
1 1 (1.11%) Terminal Services
1 1 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.22%) Oracle
3 1 (1.11%) Epicor
3 1 (1.11%) Telerik
3 1 (1.11%) VMware