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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 61 67 43
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -24
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 10 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.69% 1.56% 3.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.81% 4.56% 8.85%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 15
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £30,000 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £39,500 £40,600
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
172 263 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 29.01% 34.24% 35.42%
Number of salaries quoted 161 244 169
Average salary £39,336 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.69% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
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 27 August 2015.

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 27 August 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 +20 10 £37,500 +20.00% 5
SQL Server 2008
South West

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (57.69%) Windows
2 15 (57.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (46.15%) ASP.NET
3 12 (46.15%) .NET
3 12 (46.15%) C#
3 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (38.46%) Windows 2000
4 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (38.46%) Technical Architecture
5 7 (26.92%) MVC
5 7 (26.92%) SQL
5 7 (26.92%) IIS
6 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
7 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
7 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (15.38%) Marketing
7 4 (15.38%) Waterfall
8 3 (11.54%) MVVM
8 3 (11.54%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (11.54%) jQuery
8 3 (11.54%) WCF
8 3 (11.54%) Programme Management
8 3 (11.54%) Electronics
8 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
8 3 (11.54%) Finance
8 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
8 3 (11.54%) Degree
8 3 (11.54%) SAP Oil and Gas

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 7 (26.92%) IIS
2 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.69%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (57.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.85%) QlikView
4 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.85%) SSDT
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.85%) Subversion
1 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (15.38%) Marketing
2 3 (11.54%) Electronics
2 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
2 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Developer
2 10 (38.46%) Systems Engineer
2 10 (38.46%) Support Engineer
2 10 (38.46%) Installations Engineer
3 9 (34.62%) C# Developer
4 7 (26.92%) Systems Support
4 7 (26.92%) Systems Support Engineer
5 6 (23.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (15.38%) .NET Developer
7 3 (11.54%) Server Support Engineer
7 3 (11.54%) Windows Server Engineer
7 3 (11.54%) Windows Support Engineer
7 3 (11.54%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 3 (11.54%) Server Support
7 3 (11.54%) Server Engineer
8 2 (7.69%) Architect
9 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
9 1 (3.85%) DBA
9 1 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (46.15%) .NET
1 12 (46.15%) ASP.NET
2 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (11.54%) WCF
3 3 (11.54%) jQuery
4 1 (3.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) DTV
2 1 (3.85%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 15 (57.69%) Windows
2 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (38.46%) Windows 2000
3 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.69%) Linux
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Technical Architecture
2 7 (26.92%) MVC
3 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (15.38%) Waterfall
4 3 (11.54%) MVVM
4 3 (11.54%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (11.54%) Programme Management
4 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (11.54%) Project Management
5 2 (7.69%) CRM
5 2 (7.69%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.85%) Financial Modelling
6 1 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.85%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.85%) ETL
6 1 (3.85%) Scrum
6 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) C#
2 7 (26.92%) SQL
3 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
1 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) SAP
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