The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 24 41 26
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -15
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 4 5 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 2.12% 1.82% 8.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.79% 5.43% 22.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 23
Median salary £37,500 £27,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -35.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £23,700 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £35,000 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 Solihull region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
29 92 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 15.34% 33.45% 39.37%
Number of salaries quoted 20 84 89
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,500 £29,265
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

The demand trend of job ads across the Solihull 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 Solihull

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Solihull

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Solihull region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) IIS
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Presales
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (20.00%) User Experience
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) QlikView
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) FMCG
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) QlikView
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior SQL Developer
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Technical Support
3 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server BI Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) XSD
1 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) FMCG
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Presales
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft