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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 24 19 39
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +20
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 47 60 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 7.51% 9.74% 5.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 17.54% 20.00% 10.98%
Number of salaries quoted 44 59 24
Average salary £38,750 £32,500 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.23% -12.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £20,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £41,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server 2008
West Midlands

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
268 300 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 42.81% 48.70% 51.16%
Number of salaries quoted 243 260 220
Average salary £37,500 £32,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% -7.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 December 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent -8 13 £37,500 +31.57% 3
Stafford +3 10 £40,000 +53.84% 2
Lichfield -4 5 £29,000 +16.00% 2
Burton-upon-Trent +8 3 £50,000 +42.85%
Tamworth -2 3 £40,000 +44.14%
Cannock -3 3 £37,500 -6.25%
SQL Server 2008
West Midlands

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

1 108 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 75 (69.44%) SQL
3 57 (52.78%) .NET
4 51 (47.22%) C#
5 50 (46.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 47 (43.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 45 (41.67%) SQL Server 2005
8 35 (32.41%) ASP.NET
9 29 (26.85%) Microsoft
10 27 (25.00%) MVC
11 25 (23.15%) .NET Framework
11 25 (23.15%) Degree
12 23 (21.30%) SQL Server 2012
12 23 (21.30%) Business Intelligence
13 22 (20.37%) OO
14 20 (18.52%) XML
14 20 (18.52%) JavaScript
15 19 (17.59%) HTML
16 17 (15.74%) Finance
16 17 (15.74%) T-SQL
16 17 (15.74%) MS Excel
16 17 (15.74%) jQuery
17 16 (14.81%) Windows
17 16 (14.81%) ITIL
17 16 (14.81%) CSS
17 16 (14.81%) Data Analysis
17 16 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
18 15 (13.89%) Data Management
18 15 (13.89%) WCF
19 14 (12.96%) Relational Database

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 10 (9.26%) SharePoint
2 7 (6.48%) IIS
3 6 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.93%) SAS
4 1 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.93%) Drupal
Applications
1 17 (15.74%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.56%) MS Office
3 3 (2.78%) InfoPath
4 2 (1.85%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (6.48%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 50 (46.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 47 (43.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 45 (41.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 23 (21.30%) SQL Server 2012
6 14 (12.96%) Relational Database
7 13 (12.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (11.11%) MS Access
9 9 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
10 7 (6.48%) Data Mining
10 7 (6.48%) RDBMS
11 3 (2.78%) DTS
12 2 (1.85%) OLAP
12 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (1.85%) Big Data
13 1 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (12.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.78%) ReSharper
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 17 (15.74%) Finance
2 3 (2.78%) Retail
3 1 (0.93%) Marketing
3 1 (0.93%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 63 (58.33%) Developer
2 27 (25.00%) Analyst
3 21 (19.44%) .NET Developer
4 19 (17.59%) C# Developer
4 19 (17.59%) Senior Developer
5 14 (12.96%) Web Developer
6 13 (12.04%) Administrator
6 13 (12.04%) C# .NET Developer
7 11 (10.19%) DBA
8 10 (9.26%) SQL Developer
8 10 (9.26%) MI Analyst
9 8 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 7 (6.48%) SQL Database Developer
10 7 (6.48%) Database Developer
10 7 (6.48%) Senior Web Developer
10 7 (6.48%) Systems Analyst
11 6 (5.56%) Software Developer
11 6 (5.56%) WinForms Developer
12 5 (4.63%) ASP.NET Developer
12 5 (4.63%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (52.78%) .NET
2 35 (32.41%) ASP.NET
3 25 (23.15%) .NET Framework
4 20 (18.52%) XML
5 19 (17.59%) HTML
6 17 (15.74%) jQuery
7 16 (14.81%) CSS
8 15 (13.89%) WCF
9 14 (12.96%) Web Services
10 12 (11.11%) WinForms
11 10 (9.26%) Ajax
11 10 (9.26%) LINQ
12 9 (8.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 8 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
14 7 (6.48%) CSS3
15 6 (5.56%) LINQ to SQL
15 6 (5.56%) WPF
16 4 (3.70%) MDX
17 3 (2.78%) Silverlight
17 3 (2.78%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.26%) N-Tier
3 9 (8.33%) Mathematics
4 8 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (4.63%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.78%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.85%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.85%) Physics
8 1 (0.93%) Wiki
8 1 (0.93%) Blog
8 1 (0.93%) Replication
8 1 (0.93%) Clustering
8 1 (0.93%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (0.93%) Statistics
8 1 (0.93%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 16 (14.81%) Windows
2 3 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.85%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.93%) Windows Vista
4 1 (0.93%) Android
4 1 (0.93%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (25.00%) MVC
2 23 (21.30%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (20.37%) OO
4 16 (14.81%) ITIL
4 16 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (14.81%) Data Analysis
5 15 (13.89%) Data Management
6 11 (10.19%) Web Development
6 11 (10.19%) Migration
7 9 (8.33%) TDD
7 9 (8.33%) SOA
7 9 (8.33%) ETL
7 9 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (7.41%) Data Migration
9 7 (6.48%) E-Commerce
9 7 (6.48%) Project Management
9 7 (6.48%) Risk Assessment
10 6 (5.56%) OOP
10 6 (5.56%) Analytics
11 5 (4.63%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 75 (69.44%) SQL
2 51 (47.22%) C#
3 20 (18.52%) JavaScript
4 17 (15.74%) T-SQL
5 11 (10.19%) VB.NET
6 6 (5.56%) VBA
7 5 (4.63%) Java
8 3 (2.78%) VB
9 1 (0.93%) PHP
9 1 (0.93%) VB6
9 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.93%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 25 (23.15%) Degree
2 7 (6.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (4.63%) MCSD
3 5 (4.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.93%) MCP
5 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (0.93%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.93%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 29 (26.85%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.48%) Business Objects
3 3 (2.78%) Nintex
4 2 (1.85%) Facebook
5 1 (0.93%) Cognos
5 1 (0.93%) Remedy
5 1 (0.93%) VMware
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum PLUS Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £18000.00 - £21000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + pension + other exciting benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Benefit
Posted: 6 days ago
Stafford
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Comp bens package
Posted: 7 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus + Great Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Car
Posted: 20 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus + Great Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Staffordshire
Venn Group - UK
Salary: 45000 Per Annum
Posted: 27 days ago