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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
West Midlands / Solihull
Rank 37 35 44
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 8 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 2.87% 1.95% 1.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.16% 7.94% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 3
Median salary £34,000 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.23% +31.25%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
98 63 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 35.13% 24.51% 30.16%
Number of salaries quoted 82 53 74
Median salary £34,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £34,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £50,000 £60,250
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 20 February 2017, 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 12 (100.00%) SQL
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (66.67%) IIS
2 8 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 8 (66.67%) Visual Studio
3 7 (58.33%) ETL
3 7 (58.33%) MySQL
3 7 (58.33%) DB2
3 7 (58.33%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (58.33%) IBM
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (58.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (58.33%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (58.33%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (58.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (58.33%) Power BI
4 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 4 (33.33%) Presales
4 4 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
4 4 (33.33%) Database Security
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) Clustering
4 4 (33.33%) MS Office
4 4 (33.33%) Windows

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 8 (66.67%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 4 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) DHCP
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (58.33%) DB2
2 7 (58.33%) MySQL
2 7 (58.33%) Power BI
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (25.00%) OLAP
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 7 (58.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) DBA
1 7 (58.33%) SQL DBA
2 4 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 4 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Support Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Applications Support
3 3 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Junior
5 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (8.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
1 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) Capacity Planning
1 7 (58.33%) ETL
1 7 (58.33%) Performance Monitoring
1 7 (58.33%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (33.33%) Database Security
2 4 (33.33%) Presales
2 4 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (8.33%) ITSM
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) IBM
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Apple
3 1 (8.33%) Telerik