The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 61 44 20
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -24
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 14 13 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.76% 2.30% 8.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.43% 6.67% 21.92%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 44
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £33,000 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £39,900 £44,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
316 195 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 39.70% 34.51% 39.67%
Number of salaries quoted 297 175 205
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server 2008
South West

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Somerset

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Somerset

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -24 6 £35,500 -11.25% 2
Taunton - 3 £38,500 -
Street - 1 - -
SQL Server 2008
South West

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2008.

1 39 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (48.72%) SQL
3 17 (43.59%) .NET
4 16 (41.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (38.46%) SQL Server 2005
6 14 (35.90%) ASP.NET
6 14 (35.90%) Windows
7 13 (33.33%) T-SQL
7 13 (33.33%) C#
7 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 11 (28.21%) MVC
9 9 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 9 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (20.51%) IIS
11 7 (17.95%) HTML
11 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
11 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (17.95%) Marketing
11 7 (17.95%) WPF
11 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 6 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
12 6 (15.38%) Windows 2000
13 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
13 5 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (12.82%) Web Development
13 5 (12.82%) .NET Framework
13 5 (12.82%) Performance Tuning

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (20.51%) IIS
2 3 (7.69%) SAS
3 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.56%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.69%) SPSS
3 2 (5.13%) FastStats
4 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) DHCP
1 2 (5.13%) DNS
2 1 (2.56%) LDAP
2 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.56%) SAN
2 1 (2.56%) Internet
2 1 (2.56%) Extranet
2 1 (2.56%) VLAN
2 1 (2.56%) Firewall
2 1 (2.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (41.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (38.46%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (10.26%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (2.56%) QlikView
7 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (10.26%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (17.95%) Marketing
2 4 (10.26%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Advertising
3 1 (2.56%) Publishing
3 1 (2.56%) Electronics
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (53.85%) Developer
2 5 (12.82%) DBA
2 5 (12.82%) Applications Developer
2 5 (12.82%) Database Developer
2 5 (12.82%) SQL DBA
3 4 (10.26%) Installations Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) Systems Support
3 4 (10.26%) Support Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) Administrator
3 4 (10.26%) Systems Support Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) SQL Developer
4 3 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Software Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Web Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) IT Manager
6 1 (2.56%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (43.59%) .NET
2 14 (35.90%) ASP.NET
3 7 (17.95%) HTML
3 7 (17.95%) WPF
3 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (12.82%) .NET Framework
5 4 (10.26%) HTML5
5 4 (10.26%) CSS
5 4 (10.26%) XML
6 3 (7.69%) WCF
6 3 (7.69%) WinForms
6 3 (7.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (5.13%) JSON
7 2 (5.13%) jQuery
7 2 (5.13%) Web Services
8 1 (2.56%) SOAP
8 1 (2.56%) XSL
8 1 (2.56%) XSLT
8 1 (2.56%) Silverlight
8 1 (2.56%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.56%) DTV
1 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.56%) Replication
1 1 (2.56%) Open Source
1 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.90%) Windows
2 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (15.38%) Windows 2000
5 2 (5.13%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.56%) Linux
6 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.56%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) MVC
2 6 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (12.82%) Web Development
3 5 (12.82%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (10.26%) Scrum
4 4 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.69%) ETL
5 3 (7.69%) Change Management
6 2 (5.13%) MVVM
6 2 (5.13%) Data Analysis
7 1 (2.56%) ITIL
7 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.56%) CRM
7 1 (2.56%) UML
7 1 (2.56%) OO
7 1 (2.56%) Data Modelling
7 1 (2.56%) OOD
7 1 (2.56%) Project Management
7 1 (2.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (48.72%) SQL
2 13 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 13 (33.33%) C#
3 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.13%) VB
4 2 (5.13%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.56%) C
5 1 (2.56%) VBScript
5 1 (2.56%) PHP
5 1 (2.56%) VB6
5 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.56%) MCSD
2 1 (2.56%) MCSE
2 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.56%) ISEB
2 1 (2.56%) CCNA
2 1 (2.56%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Terminal Services
1 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.56%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.56%) XenApp
2 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.13%) VMware
2 2 (5.13%) HP
2 2 (5.13%) Citrix
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle
3 1 (2.56%) SAP
3 1 (2.56%) Apple
3 1 (2.56%) Veeam
3 1 (2.56%) ProCurve
3 1 (2.56%) Lyris
3 1 (2.56%) Meru Networks
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