The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sale region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 7 4 8
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 2 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sale 8.33% 16.67% 10.81%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 20.00% 25.00% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +26.86%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,001
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
SQL Server 2008
Manchester

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 Sale region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Sale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
10 4 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sale 41.67% 66.67% 45.95%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 10
Average salary £26,000 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £27,000 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Sale

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Sale

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Sale

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Sale

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sale

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Sale 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Apache
3 2 (40.00%) CRM
3 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (40.00%) Workflow
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (40.00%) Local Government
3 2 (40.00%) Google
3 2 (40.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Sale by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Sale 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 2 (40.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) ColdFusion
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) DBA
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Systems Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) CRM
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (40.00%) Workflow
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Google