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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Staffordshire / Stafford
Rank - 17 12
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford - 8.89% 14.08%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 14.81% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 9
Median salary - £25,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -37.50%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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
39 27 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 37.50% 60.00% 39.44%
Number of salaries quoted 33 25 27
Median salary £39,000 £29,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+34.48% -27.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £23,250 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

The demand trend of job ads across the Stafford 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 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