The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 56 37 47
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 9 31 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.79% 5.41% 4.05%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.97% 13.19% 12.68%
Number of salaries quoted 8 30 26
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server 2008
South West

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 Somerset region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
181 235 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 36.06% 41.01% 31.98%
Number of salaries quoted 163 218 205
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
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 27 March 2015. 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 -13 6 £36,000 +9.09% 2
Taunton +7 2 £35,000 -12.50%
SQL Server 2008
South West

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) IIS
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows 2000
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (54.55%) Technical Architecture
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (45.45%) .NET
3 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
3 5 (45.45%) C#
4 4 (36.36%) HTML
4 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 4 (36.36%) MVC
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (18.18%) Scrum
6 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
6 2 (18.18%) VB
6 2 (18.18%) CSS
6 2 (18.18%) MCSD
6 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) VB6
6 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (18.18%) jQuery
7 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (9.09%) Line Management

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 6 (54.55%) IIS
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Systems Engineer
1 6 (54.55%) Systems Support
1 6 (54.55%) Support Engineer
1 6 (54.55%) Installations Engineer
1 6 (54.55%) Systems Support Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Lead .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
1 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
2 4 (36.36%) HTML
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
3 2 (18.18%) jQuery
3 2 (18.18%) CSS
4 1 (9.09%) XML
4 1 (9.09%) XSL
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
1 6 (54.55%) Windows 2000
1 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (36.36%) MVC
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
4 1 (9.09%) Line Management
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) RAD
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) VB
3 2 (18.18%) VB6
4 1 (9.09%) C
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 1 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (18.18%) MCSD
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Axbridge
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago