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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank - - 5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Scottish Borders - - 11.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
2 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Scottish Borders 50.00% 33.33% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +36.36%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in the Scottish Borders

The demand trend of job ads across the Scottish Borders region citing SQL Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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