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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 9 - 7
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Helens 6.25% - 7.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.11% - 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £27,500 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
9 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Helens 56.25% 12.00% 78.57%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 10
Average salary £19,000 £28,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in St Helens

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the St Helens region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Helens

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the St Helens 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 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Document Management
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in St Helens by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the St Helens 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 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) Document Management
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft