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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 56 48 40
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -8
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 13 28 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.34% 4.20% 4.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.74% 10.85% 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 27 27
Average salary £36,000 £33,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
193 258 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 34.71% 38.74% 26.24%
Number of salaries quoted 173 236 168
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.26%

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 21 April 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
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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 -5 10 £36,000 +9.92%
Taunton +9 2 £35,000 -9.67%
SQL Server 2008
South West

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Windows 2000
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (71.43%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (71.43%) Technical Architecture
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (64.29%) IIS
4 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 4 (28.57%) C#
4 4 (28.57%) .NET
5 3 (21.43%) MVC
5 3 (21.43%) HTML
5 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
6 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 2 (14.29%) jQuery
7 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
7 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
7 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
7 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (7.14%) RAD
7 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
7 1 (7.14%) CSS
7 1 (7.14%) MCSD
7 1 (7.14%) VB
7 1 (7.14%) Scrum
7 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (7.14%) VB6

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 9 (64.29%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (71.43%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Systems Engineer
1 10 (71.43%) Support Engineer
1 10 (71.43%) Installations Engineer
2 9 (64.29%) Systems Support
2 9 (64.29%) Systems Support Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 2 (14.29%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Server Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Server Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Server Support
5 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
1 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 3 (21.43%) HTML
3 2 (14.29%) jQuery
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (7.14%) CSS
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
1 10 (71.43%) Windows 2000
1 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
1 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (21.43%) MVC
3 1 (7.14%) Scrum
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
3 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.14%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) C#
2 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) VB
3 1 (7.14%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) MCSD
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
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