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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 42 56 50
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 30 16 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 5.16% 2.82% 4.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.38% 8.08% 10.41%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 28
Average salary £42,750 £36,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,364 £36,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £40,500 £39,300
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.91%
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
195 198 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 33.56% 34.86% 39.68%
Number of salaries quoted 169 177 246
Average salary £42,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,227 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,800 £50,000 £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 29 April 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 29 April 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 +6 14 - -
Taunton -8 3 £36,000 +2.85% 1
Yeovil - 3 £33,227 -
Bath 0 1 £24,000 -33.33%
SQL Server 2008
South West

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 76 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 52 (68.42%) Microsoft
3 38 (50.00%) Degree
4 35 (46.05%) PHP
5 34 (44.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 31 (40.79%) C#
7 29 (38.16%) Windows
8 27 (35.53%) Visual Studio
9 25 (32.89%) Drupal
9 25 (32.89%) Finance
9 25 (32.89%) VB
9 25 (32.89%) Linux
9 25 (32.89%) MS Office
9 25 (32.89%) Unix
9 25 (32.89%) Apache
10 24 (31.58%) ITIL
10 24 (31.58%) User Acceptance Testing
10 24 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
11 23 (30.26%) Change Management
12 22 (28.95%) Reuters
12 22 (28.95%) Bloomberg
12 22 (28.95%) SLA
12 22 (28.95%) Wealth Management
12 22 (28.95%) Credit Risk
12 22 (28.95%) Data Analysis
12 22 (28.95%) Banking
12 22 (28.95%) Time Management
12 22 (28.95%) SWIFT
13 21 (27.63%) Microsoft Certification
13 21 (27.63%) MCSE

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 25 (32.89%) Apache
1 25 (32.89%) Drupal
2 6 (7.89%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (6.58%) SharePoint
3 5 (6.58%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.32%) ArcGIS
5 1 (1.32%) IIS
5 1 (1.32%) WebSphere
Applications
1 25 (32.89%) MS Office
2 8 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (7.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (6.58%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 3 (3.95%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (1.32%) LatentZero
5 1 (1.32%) Markit EDM
5 1 (1.32%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) Office 365
2 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 34 (44.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (19.74%) MySQL
5 8 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (9.21%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (6.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (5.26%) NoSQL
8 4 (5.26%) Relational Database
8 4 (5.26%) SSDT
9 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (1.32%) GIS
10 1 (1.32%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 27 (35.53%) Visual Studio
2 10 (13.16%) Git (software)
2 10 (13.16%) PHPUnit
3 6 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (5.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 25 (32.89%) Finance
2 22 (28.95%) Banking
3 3 (3.95%) Advertising
4 2 (2.63%) Electronics
4 2 (2.63%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.63%) Marketing
4 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.32%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 27 (35.53%) Developer
2 26 (34.21%) Team Leader
3 23 (30.26%) Analyst
3 23 (30.26%) Support Analyst
4 22 (28.95%) Applications Support
4 22 (28.95%) Applications Support Analyst
5 21 (27.63%) Development Team Leader
6 10 (13.16%) Applications Developer
6 10 (13.16%) PHP Developer
6 10 (13.16%) PHP Web Applications Developer
6 10 (13.16%) PHP Web Developer
6 10 (13.16%) Web Applications Developer
6 10 (13.16%) Web Developer
7 6 (7.89%) Banking Analyst
7 6 (7.89%) DBA
7 6 (7.89%) Senior Applications Support
7 6 (7.89%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
7 6 (7.89%) Senior Support Analyst
7 6 (7.89%) SQL DBA
7 6 (7.89%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.11%) .NET
2 12 (15.79%) HTML
3 10 (13.16%) CSS
4 8 (10.53%) .NET Framework
4 8 (10.53%) Entity Framework
5 4 (5.26%) LAMP
5 4 (5.26%) Silverlight
6 2 (2.63%) HTML5
6 2 (2.63%) jQuery
6 2 (2.63%) XSLT
7 1 (1.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (28.95%) Credit Risk
2 22 (28.95%) SWIFT
3 16 (21.05%) Mathematics
4 6 (7.89%) Management Information System
5 4 (5.26%) Replication
6 3 (3.95%) Statistics
7 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.32%) Equities
7 1 (1.32%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 29 (38.16%) Windows
2 25 (32.89%) Linux
2 25 (32.89%) Unix
3 2 (2.63%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (31.58%) ITIL
1 24 (31.58%) User Acceptance Testing
2 23 (30.26%) Change Management
3 22 (28.95%) Data Analysis
3 22 (28.95%) Time Management
3 22 (28.95%) Wealth Management
4 16 (21.05%) Service Delivery
5 14 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (18.42%) OOP
6 10 (13.16%) OO
7 6 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (7.89%) CRM
7 6 (7.89%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (6.58%) ETL
9 4 (5.26%) Multithreading
9 4 (5.26%) Software Engineering
10 3 (3.95%) Database Security
10 3 (3.95%) Migration
11 2 (2.63%) Programme Management
11 2 (2.63%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 35 (46.05%) PHP
2 31 (40.79%) C#
3 25 (32.89%) VB
4 18 (23.68%) SQL
5 16 (21.05%) C
6 12 (15.79%) JavaScript
7 7 (9.21%) T-SQL
8 4 (5.26%) PowerShell
8 4 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 38 (50.00%) Degree
2 21 (27.63%) MCSD
2 21 (27.63%) MCSE
2 21 (27.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (21.05%) ISTQB
3 16 (21.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (3.95%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (28.95%) SLA
2 3 (3.95%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.63%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 52 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 22 (28.95%) Bloomberg
2 22 (28.95%) Reuters
3 6 (7.89%) Remedy
3 6 (7.89%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (3.95%) Oracle
4 3 (3.95%) SAP
5 1 (1.32%) ESRI
5 1 (1.32%) Fidessa
5 1 (1.32%) IBM
5 1 (1.32%) Informatica
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago