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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 12 - 12
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 2 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 3.92% - 7.58%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 28.57% - 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Average salary £33,750 - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
7 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 13.73% 36.59% 19.70%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 5
Average salary £30,000 £36,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.80% +46.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) C#

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle 11i
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
General
1 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Report Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle