The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth 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 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 53 59 42
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -17
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 5 21 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.31% 5.07% 5.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.29% 9.81% 14.04%
Number of salaries quoted 5 20 23
Average salary £50,000 £23,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+112.76% -18.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £47,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server 2008
Hampshire

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 Portsmouth region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
152 214 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 39.90% 51.69% 39.04%
Number of salaries quoted 137 140 148
Average salary £38,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Portsmouth

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (50.00%) MVC
4 4 (40.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (30.00%) NHibernate
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (30.00%) XML
5 3 (30.00%) CRM
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) Sage
6 2 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
6 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (20.00%) Degree
6 2 (20.00%) jQuery
6 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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.

Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (10.00%) OLAP
4 1 (10.00%) MS Access
4 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (10.00%) DTS
4 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) NUnit
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Team Leader
4 2 (20.00%) SQL DBA
4 2 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) DBA
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (10.00%) Server Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Team Leader
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
1 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (30.00%) XML
3 3 (30.00%) NHibernate
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (20.00%) jQuery
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 2 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (10.00%) Dapper ORM
5 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
5 1 (10.00%) HTML
5 1 (10.00%) Ajax
5 1 (10.00%) CSS
5 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Replication
1 1 (10.00%) Clustering
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) MVC
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) CRM
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) API Development
5 1 (10.00%) OO
5 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (10.00%) High Availability
5 1 (10.00%) Database Security
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (10.00%) Mobile Development
5 1 (10.00%) OOD
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (10.00%) TDD
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) Sage
1 2 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (10.00%) Apple
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