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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 70 38 30
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -8
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 9 31 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.15% 5.15% 6.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.53% 12.35% 19.67%
Number of salaries quoted 9 29 36
Average salary £31,500 £39,500 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.25% +18.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £34,100 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,300 £42,500 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
255 251 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 32.53% 41.69% 31.77%
Number of salaries quoted 234 237 179
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,894 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,500 £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 21 October 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
Taunton +3 6 £31,500 -21.25% 1
Bath -26 1 £30,000 -14.28% 2
Yeovil - 1 £35,000 -
SQL Server 2008
South West

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (66.67%) SQL
2 14 (66.67%) C#
2 14 (66.67%) .NET
3 13 (61.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (57.14%) MVC
4 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 11 (52.38%) HTML
6 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
7 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (38.10%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (38.10%) T-SQL
8 8 (38.10%) SharePoint
9 7 (33.33%) ITIL
9 7 (33.33%) PRINCE2
9 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET
9 7 (33.33%) .NET Framework
9 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (33.33%) HTML5
10 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (28.57%) Visual Studio
11 5 (23.81%) XSLT
11 5 (23.81%) CSS
11 5 (23.81%) MS Office
11 5 (23.81%) K2 blackpearl
11 5 (23.81%) Test Scripting
11 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
11 5 (23.81%) jQuery
11 5 (23.81%) User Acceptance Testing

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (38.10%) SharePoint
2 5 (23.81%) K2 blackpearl
3 3 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (9.52%) SAS
5 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Office
2 2 (9.52%) FastStats
2 2 (9.52%) SPSS
3 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
1 1 (4.76%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (61.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (38.10%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (4.76%) QlikView
7 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 4 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (19.05%) Advertising
2 3 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) SharePoint Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Database Developer
4 2 (9.52%) C# Developer
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Data Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Applications Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Lead Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (4.76%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Marketing Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Marketing Data Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) QlikView Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (66.67%) .NET
2 11 (52.38%) HTML
3 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 7 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 7 (33.33%) HTML5
4 5 (23.81%) XSLT
4 5 (23.81%) CSS
4 5 (23.81%) jQuery
5 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (19.05%) XML
6 3 (14.29%) XSL
6 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (9.52%) LINQ
7 2 (9.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (4.76%) Web Services
8 1 (4.76%) WCF
8 1 (4.76%) WPF
8 1 (4.76%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Replication
3 1 (4.76%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) MVC
2 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (33.33%) ITIL
3 7 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 5 (23.81%) Test Scripting
4 5 (23.81%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
5 4 (19.05%) Scrum
6 3 (14.29%) ITSM
6 3 (14.29%) Service Management
6 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (14.29%) Line Management
7 2 (9.52%) Web Development
7 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
7 2 (9.52%) ETL
8 1 (4.76%) Data Modelling
8 1 (4.76%) UML
8 1 (4.76%) Migration
8 1 (4.76%) Change Management
8 1 (4.76%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) SQL
1 14 (66.67%) C#
2 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
3 8 (38.10%) T-SQL
4 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
5 3 (14.29%) C
5 3 (14.29%) VBScript
5 3 (14.29%) VB
5 3 (14.29%) VB6
6 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) ISEB
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (14.29%) MCSD
1 3 (14.29%) ISEB Practitioner
1 3 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Lyris
Bath, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum + package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Somerset
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £37559 - £43000 per annum + pension & health
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
CPS Group UK
Salary: £38000 - £41500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago