The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank - 30 25
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire - 2.40% 4.84%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 10.42% 16.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 6
Median salary - £22,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -26.66%
UK excluding London median salary £41,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% -
SQL Server 2008
West Midlands

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 Shropshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
108 48 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 24.55% 23.08% 29.84%
Number of salaries quoted 79 36 34
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
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 Shropshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Shropshire 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 Shropshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Shropshire