The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 14 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 7 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 10.61% 1.41% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 29.17% 5.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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 Salford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
24 20 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 36.36% 28.17% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 18 17 1
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +32.07%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Salford

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Salford

SQL Server 2008
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Salford 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 7 (100.00%) VBA
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (57.14%) MS Visio
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (42.86%) Business Objects
3 3 (42.86%) MS Access
3 3 (42.86%) Cognos
3 3 (42.86%) SAS
3 3 (42.86%) QlikView

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Salford 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 3 (42.86%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
1 4 (57.14%) MS Visio
1 4 (57.14%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (42.86%) QlikView
2 3 (42.86%) MS Access
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 7 (100.00%) Analyst
1 7 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Financial Services Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Financial Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) VBA
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Business Objects
2 3 (42.86%) Cognos