The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the St Helens region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank - 4 9
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Helens - 14.29% 4.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 33.33% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £31,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SQL Server 2008
Merseyside

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 St Helens region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
St Helens
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
0 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Helens - 42.86% 31.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Median salary - £25,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -20.63%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in St Helens

The demand trend of job ads across the St Helens region citing SQL Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in St Helens

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in St Helens

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the St Helens region.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in St Helens