The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stafford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 11 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 11 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 16.18% 10.13% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 34.38% 13.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 0
Average salary £40,000 £26,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server 2008
Staffordshire

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 Stafford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Stafford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
32 60 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 47.06% 75.95% 53.13%
Number of salaries quoted 31 48 24
Average salary £38,000 £26,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Stafford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Stafford

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Stafford

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Stafford 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 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (93.75%) SQL
3 13 (81.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (81.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (62.50%) ITIL
5 9 (56.25%) MS Excel
5 9 (56.25%) MS Access
6 8 (50.00%) Migration
6 8 (50.00%) Data Migration
7 7 (43.75%) Data Analysis
7 7 (43.75%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (31.25%) Data Mining
8 5 (31.25%) Business Objects
8 5 (31.25%) Analytics
8 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (25.00%) VBA
9 4 (25.00%) Web Development
9 4 (25.00%) HTML
9 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 4 (25.00%) Project Management
10 3 (18.75%) .NET
10 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
10 3 (18.75%) Windows
10 3 (18.75%) C#
10 3 (18.75%) MS Office
10 3 (18.75%) ETL
11 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
11 2 (12.50%) Java
11 2 (12.50%) JavaScript

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Stafford 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 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 2 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (56.25%) MS Excel
2 3 (18.75%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (81.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 13 (81.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (56.25%) MS Access
4 5 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (31.25%) Data Mining
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) Systems Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Developer
4 3 (18.75%) C# Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Applications Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C# Application Developer
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Applications Developer
6 1 (6.25%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) HTML
2 3 (18.75%) .NET
3 2 (12.50%) CSS
3 2 (12.50%) Ajax
4 1 (6.25%) jQuery
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) ITIL
2 8 (50.00%) Migration
2 8 (50.00%) Data Migration
3 7 (43.75%) Data Analysis
3 7 (43.75%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (31.25%) Analytics
5 4 (25.00%) Web Development
5 4 (25.00%) Project Management
6 3 (18.75%) ETL
7 2 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (12.50%) Change Management
7 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
7 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
8 1 (6.25%) MVC
8 1 (6.25%) Workflow
8 1 (6.25%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) VBA
3 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
3 3 (18.75%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) Java
4 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Business Objects
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
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