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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 33 58 40
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -18
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 41 7 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 6.84% 1.43% 5.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.06% 4.00% 13.28%
Number of salaries quoted 27 7 30
Average salary £39,000 £38,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
227 175 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 37.90% 35.71% 39.64%
Number of salaries quoted 198 163 208
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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
Street +3 14 - -
Bath +16 12 £32,500 -9.72% 1
Taunton -13 3 £28,500 -18.57%
Yeovil - 2 £31,250 -
SQL Server 2008
South West

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 70 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 44 (62.86%) Microsoft
3 33 (47.14%) Windows
4 27 (38.57%) PHP
5 25 (35.71%) Degree
6 24 (34.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 24 (34.29%) C#
7 22 (31.43%) MS Office
7 22 (31.43%) User Acceptance Testing
8 20 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (28.57%) Linux
8 20 (28.57%) Unix
9 18 (25.71%) Finance
9 18 (25.71%) Visual Studio
10 17 (24.29%) VB
10 17 (24.29%) Apache
10 17 (24.29%) Drupal
11 16 (22.86%) SQL
12 15 (21.43%) ITIL
12 15 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
13 14 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
13 14 (20.00%) Time Management
13 14 (20.00%) SWIFT
13 14 (20.00%) OOP
13 14 (20.00%) MS Excel
13 14 (20.00%) MySQL
13 14 (20.00%) Change Management
13 14 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
13 14 (20.00%) SLA
13 14 (20.00%) Reuters

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 17 (24.29%) Apache
1 17 (24.29%) Drupal
2 3 (4.29%) Office Communications Server
2 3 (4.29%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.43%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 22 (31.43%) MS Office
2 14 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.86%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.43%) DHCP
1 1 (1.43%) DNS
1 1 (1.43%) SAN
1 1 (1.43%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (34.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (20.00%) MySQL
5 12 (17.14%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (11.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (8.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (5.71%) Hadoop
8 4 (5.71%) NoSQL
8 4 (5.71%) SSDT
9 2 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.43%) GIS
Development Applications
1 18 (25.71%) Visual Studio
2 12 (17.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 10 (14.29%) PHPUnit
4 4 (5.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 18 (25.71%) Finance
2 14 (20.00%) Banking
3 5 (7.14%) Marketing
4 4 (5.71%) Electronics
4 4 (5.71%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.71%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.86%) Advertising
6 1 (1.43%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 24 (34.29%) Developer
2 21 (30.00%) Team Leader
3 14 (20.00%) Analyst
3 14 (20.00%) Applications Support
3 14 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 14 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 13 (18.57%) Development Team Leader
5 10 (14.29%) Applications Developer
5 10 (14.29%) DBA
5 10 (14.29%) PHP Developer
5 10 (14.29%) PHP Web Applications Developer
5 10 (14.29%) PHP Web Developer
5 10 (14.29%) Web Applications Developer
5 10 (14.29%) Web Developer
6 9 (12.86%) SQL DBA
7 8 (11.43%) Software Tester
7 8 (11.43%) Tester
8 7 (10.00%) C# Developer
8 7 (10.00%) SQL Developer
9 5 (7.14%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (18.57%) .NET
2 11 (15.71%) CSS
2 11 (15.71%) HTML
3 8 (11.43%) .NET Framework
3 8 (11.43%) Entity Framework
4 4 (5.71%) LAMP
4 4 (5.71%) Silverlight
5 3 (4.29%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 14 (20.00%) Credit Risk
1 14 (20.00%) SWIFT
2 12 (17.14%) Mathematics
3 4 (5.71%) Replication
4 2 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.86%) Statistics
5 1 (1.43%) Clustering
5 1 (1.43%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.43%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 33 (47.14%) Windows
2 20 (28.57%) Linux
2 20 (28.57%) Unix
3 8 (11.43%) Windows Server
3 8 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (31.43%) User Acceptance Testing
2 20 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (21.43%) ITIL
4 14 (20.00%) Change Management
4 14 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 14 (20.00%) OOP
4 14 (20.00%) Time Management
4 14 (20.00%) Wealth Management
5 12 (17.14%) Performance Monitoring
5 12 (17.14%) Service Delivery
6 10 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (14.29%) OO
7 8 (11.43%) Defect Tracking
7 8 (11.43%) Test Management
7 8 (11.43%) User Stories
8 5 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (5.71%) Data Protection
9 4 (5.71%) Multithreading
9 4 (5.71%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 27 (38.57%) PHP
2 24 (34.29%) C#
3 17 (24.29%) VB
4 16 (22.86%) SQL
5 12 (17.14%) C
6 11 (15.71%) JavaScript
7 6 (8.57%) T-SQL
8 5 (7.14%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.43%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (35.71%) Degree
2 14 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (18.57%) MCSD
3 13 (18.57%) MCSE
4 12 (17.14%) ISTQB
4 12 (17.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.43%) MCDBA
5 1 (1.43%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (20.00%) SLA
2 8 (11.43%) QA
3 2 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (17.14%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.29%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.71%) SCOM
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (1.43%) SCCM
2 1 (1.43%) SCDPM
2 1 (1.43%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.43%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 44 (62.86%) Microsoft
2 14 (20.00%) Bloomberg
2 14 (20.00%) Reuters
3 4 (5.71%) SAP
4 2 (2.86%) Remedy
4 2 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.43%) Dell
5 1 (1.43%) Dell Compellent
5 1 (1.43%) ESRI
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