The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 33 52 25
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -27
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 33 15 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 6.88% 2.36% 9.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.67% 5.68% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 33 15 48
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £19,800 £29,050
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,200 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 Staffordshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
225 264 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 46.88% 41.57% 46.14%
Number of salaries quoted 197 243 226
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,550 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Staffordshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +20 26 £40,000 +5.26% 1
Lichfield +3 3 £42,500 +21.42%
Stafford +8 1 £30,000 +33.33% 1
Tamworth +3 1 £35,000 -2.77%
Cannock - 1 £30,000 -
SQL Server 2008
West Midlands

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 85 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 54 (63.53%) SQL
3 46 (54.12%) .NET
4 45 (52.94%) Microsoft
5 35 (41.18%) C#
6 31 (36.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 27 (31.76%) Windows
8 26 (30.59%) SQL Server 2005
8 26 (30.59%) SQL Server 2012
9 25 (29.41%) WPF
10 22 (25.88%) MySQL
11 20 (23.53%) TDD
11 20 (23.53%) Microservices
11 20 (23.53%) SOLID
12 19 (22.35%) SDLC
12 19 (22.35%) Performance Tuning
12 19 (22.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 17 (20.00%) Line Management
14 16 (18.82%) Agile Software Development
15 13 (15.29%) Logistics
15 13 (15.29%) MVC
15 13 (15.29%) SQL Server 2000
16 12 (14.12%) ASP.NET
16 12 (14.12%) VB.NET
17 10 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
17 10 (11.76%) .NET Framework
17 10 (11.76%) Windows Vista
17 10 (11.76%) Windows XP
17 10 (11.76%) T-SQL
17 10 (11.76%) Ticket Management

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.71%) IIS
2 3 (3.53%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (7.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.18%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.53%) SaaS
3 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.35%) DHCP
1 2 (2.35%) DNS
1 2 (2.35%) Firewall
1 2 (2.35%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.35%) VPN
2 1 (1.18%) ISDN
2 1 (1.18%) LAN
2 1 (1.18%) VoIP
2 1 (1.18%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 31 (36.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 26 (30.59%) SQL Server 2005
3 26 (30.59%) SQL Server 2012
4 22 (25.88%) MySQL
5 19 (22.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (15.29%) SQL Server 2000
7 7 (8.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (4.71%) OLTP
9 3 (3.53%) Amazon Redshift
9 3 (3.53%) Relational Database
10 2 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (1.18%) DB2
11 1 (1.18%) Power BI
11 1 (1.18%) SQL CLR
Development Applications
1 6 (7.06%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.71%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (3.53%) Electronics
2 2 (2.35%) Automotive
3 1 (1.18%) Finance
3 1 (1.18%) French Language
3 1 (1.18%) Marketing
3 1 (1.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (57.65%) Developer
2 31 (36.47%) C# Developer
3 19 (22.35%) Full Stack Developer
4 18 (21.18%) DBA
5 17 (20.00%) .NET Developer
5 17 (20.00%) SQL DBA
6 16 (18.82%) SQL Developer
7 12 (14.12%) Analyst
7 12 (14.12%) Support Analyst
7 12 (14.12%) VB.NET Developer
8 10 (11.76%) Technical Support
9 9 (10.59%) Administrator
9 9 (10.59%) SQL Analyst
9 9 (10.59%) SQL Support Analyst
9 9 (10.59%) Technical Analyst
9 9 (10.59%) Technical Support Analyst
10 8 (9.41%) SQL Server DBA
11 7 (8.24%) C# .NET Developer
12 6 (7.06%) Applications Tester
12 6 (7.06%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (54.12%) .NET
2 25 (29.41%) WPF
3 12 (14.12%) ASP.NET
4 10 (11.76%) .NET Framework
5 9 (10.59%) CSS
5 9 (10.59%) HTML
6 7 (8.24%) WCF
7 6 (7.06%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (7.06%) EDI
7 6 (7.06%) HTML5
7 6 (7.06%) Web Services
8 4 (4.71%) jQuery
9 3 (3.53%) WebGL
10 2 (2.35%) Ajax
10 2 (2.35%) CSS3
11 1 (1.18%) Angular 2
11 1 (1.18%) AngularJS
11 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (1.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (4.71%) Clustering
3 3 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.53%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.18%) iPad
4 1 (1.18%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 27 (31.76%) Windows
2 10 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (11.76%) Windows Vista
2 10 (11.76%) Windows XP
3 3 (3.53%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.35%) Linux
4 2 (2.35%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.18%) Android
5 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.18%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.18%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (23.53%) Microservices
1 20 (23.53%) SOLID
1 20 (23.53%) TDD
2 19 (22.35%) Performance Tuning
2 19 (22.35%) SDLC
3 17 (20.00%) Line Management
4 16 (18.82%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (15.29%) Logistics
5 13 (15.29%) MVC
6 10 (11.76%) Ticket Management
7 6 (7.06%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (7.06%) Data Validation
7 6 (7.06%) Regression Testing
7 6 (7.06%) Test Scripting
7 6 (7.06%) Validation
8 4 (4.71%) E-Commerce
9 3 (3.53%) Mentoring
9 3 (3.53%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (3.53%) Web Development
9 3 (3.53%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 54 (63.53%) SQL
2 35 (41.18%) C#
3 12 (14.12%) VB.NET
4 10 (11.76%) T-SQL
5 8 (9.41%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.53%) TypeScript
7 2 (2.35%) VB
8 1 (1.18%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (2.35%) Degree
1 2 (2.35%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.18%) MCPD
2 1 (1.18%) MCSD
2 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.18%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 45 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.35%) Citrix
3 1 (1.18%) IBM
3 1 (1.18%) Mitel
3 1 (1.18%) VMware
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: 30,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago