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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 14 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 3.70% - 1.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.29% - 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £30,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 25.93% 29.73% 33.93%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 11
Average salary £30,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.45% +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 19 December 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%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle 11i
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Report Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
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 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft