The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank - - 6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Renfrewshire - - 13.04%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
SQL Server 2008
Scotland

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 Renfrewshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Renfrewshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
7 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 46.67% 9.52% 43.48%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 4
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Renfrewshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Renfrewshire

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Renfrewshire 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%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
3 4 (66.67%) VB.NET
4 3 (50.00%) ERP
4 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (33.33%) VB
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 1 (16.67%) jQuery
6 1 (16.67%) Load Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (16.67%) Umbraco
6 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (16.67%) HTML5
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (16.67%) HTML
6 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 1 (16.67%) CSS
6 1 (16.67%) Web Services
6 1 (16.67%) OO

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Renfrewshire 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%) Umbraco
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Architect
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Architect
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) Load Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) VB.NET
3 2 (33.33%) VB
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript