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

Location
3 months to
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank - 12 13
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn - 4.26% 4.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 18.18% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £27,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.78%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
SQL Server 2008
Cheshire

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 Runcorn region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Runcorn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
14 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 19.72% 23.40% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 4
Average salary £37,000 £27,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.03% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,350 £24,900 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £49,500 £40,150
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Runcorn

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Runcorn

SQL Server 2008
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle 11i
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Report Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle