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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank - 5 -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Scottish Borders - 8.33% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 25.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £27,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
SQL Server 2008
Scotland

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 Scottish Borders region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scottish Borders
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Scottish Borders - 33.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £27,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in the Scottish Borders

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in the Scottish Borders

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in the Scottish Borders

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in the Scottish Borders