The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Stafford region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 16 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 6.52% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.64% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Stafford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
22 8 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 47.83% 29.63% 36.96%
Number of salaries quoted 22 6 17
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server 2008
Staffordshire

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
Salary Histogram in Stafford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Stafford region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Stafford

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Talend
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (33.33%) SaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Automotive
3 1 (33.33%) Debian
3 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 1 (33.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Developer
1 2 (66.67%) C# Software Developer
1 2 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
2 1 (33.33%) Junior DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Database Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
1 1 (33.33%) Debian
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Talend