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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 29 34 26
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 54 45 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 7.92% 6.92% 10.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 17.42% 15.31% 17.08%
Number of salaries quoted 45 42 72
Median salary £37,500 £33,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £42,900
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
310 294 445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 45.45% 45.23% 60.96%
Number of salaries quoted 290 261 338
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,800 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 28 July 2016.

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 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -6 36 £32,500 - 1
Tamworth +11 8 £37,500 -9.63%
Burton-upon-Trent -13 4 £32,750 +0.76% 1
Lichfield -2 1 £37,500 -6.25%
SQL Server 2008
West Midlands

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, 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 75 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 67 (89.33%) SQL
3 47 (62.67%) .NET
4 40 (53.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 39 (52.00%) Windows
6 35 (46.67%) C#
6 35 (46.67%) Microsoft
7 32 (42.67%) MVC
8 30 (40.00%) ASP.NET
9 28 (37.33%) VB.NET
10 26 (34.67%) SQL Server 2005
11 23 (30.67%) SQL Server 2012
12 17 (22.67%) Logistics
12 17 (22.67%) Data Warehouse
13 16 (21.33%) Regression Testing
13 16 (21.33%) Test Scripting
14 14 (18.67%) T-SQL
15 13 (17.33%) VB
15 13 (17.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 13 (17.33%) .NET Framework
16 12 (16.00%) HTML
17 11 (14.67%) SDLC
18 10 (13.33%) MS Excel
18 10 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
19 9 (12.00%) Data Validation
19 9 (12.00%) Degree
19 9 (12.00%) QA
19 9 (12.00%) EDI
19 9 (12.00%) Validation
20 8 (10.67%) Performance Tuning

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 3 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (13.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.00%) DNS
1 3 (4.00%) Firewall
1 3 (4.00%) LAN
1 3 (4.00%) Network Security
1 3 (4.00%) SAN
1 3 (4.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (4.00%) VLAN
1 3 (4.00%) WAN
2 1 (1.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 40 (53.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 26 (34.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 23 (30.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 17 (22.67%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (17.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (9.33%) MS Access
7 7 (9.33%) OLTP
8 6 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (9.33%) QADirector
1 7 (9.33%) TestPartner
2 6 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.67%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (9.33%) Retail
2 4 (5.33%) Finance
3 2 (2.67%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 51 (68.00%) Developer
2 27 (36.00%) .NET Developer
3 23 (30.67%) SQL Developer
4 21 (28.00%) VB.NET Developer
5 16 (21.33%) Tester
6 15 (20.00%) C# Developer
7 9 (12.00%) .NET Software Developer
7 9 (12.00%) SQL Server Developer
8 8 (10.67%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (10.67%) DBA
8 8 (10.67%) Senior Developer
8 8 (10.67%) SQL DBA
9 7 (9.33%) Applications Tester
9 7 (9.33%) Software Tester
10 6 (8.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
10 6 (8.00%) VB Developer
11 5 (6.67%) Automation Tester
11 5 (6.67%) Junior
11 5 (6.67%) Junior Developer
11 5 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (62.67%) .NET
2 30 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 13 (17.33%) .NET Framework
4 12 (16.00%) HTML
5 9 (12.00%) EDI
6 4 (5.33%) CSS
6 4 (5.33%) Entity Framework
6 4 (5.33%) WCF
6 4 (5.33%) WPF
7 3 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (2.67%) Ajax
8 2 (2.67%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.67%) CSS3
8 2 (2.67%) HTML5
9 1 (1.33%) ADO
9 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (1.33%) jQuery
9 1 (1.33%) LINQ
9 1 (1.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.67%) Computer Science
2 7 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.67%) Replication
4 4 (5.33%) Statistics
5 2 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.67%) Fintech
5 2 (2.67%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.33%) CCTV
6 1 (1.33%) Clustering
6 1 (1.33%) Life Science
6 1 (1.33%) PDA
6 1 (1.33%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 39 (52.00%) Windows
2 7 (9.33%) Windows 7
3 4 (5.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (42.67%) MVC
2 17 (22.67%) Logistics
3 16 (21.33%) Regression Testing
3 16 (21.33%) Test Scripting
4 11 (14.67%) SDLC
5 10 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (12.00%) Data Validation
6 9 (12.00%) Validation
7 8 (10.67%) Data Modelling
7 8 (10.67%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (10.67%) Project Management
8 7 (9.33%) Automated Testing
8 7 (9.33%) Black-Box Testing
8 7 (9.33%) Performance Testing
8 7 (9.33%) Risk Assessment
8 7 (9.33%) Software Testing
8 7 (9.33%) Test Planning
9 5 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 67 (89.33%) SQL
2 35 (46.67%) C#
3 28 (37.33%) VB.NET
4 14 (18.67%) T-SQL
5 13 (17.33%) VB
6 7 (9.33%) VBA
7 5 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (12.00%) Degree
2 7 (9.33%) ISEB
2 7 (9.33%) ISEB Practitioner
2 7 (9.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (4.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 35 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.00%) Cisco
2 3 (4.00%) IDERA
2 3 (4.00%) SonicWALL
2 3 (4.00%) VMware
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + flexi hours, pen, free parking
Posted: 18 hours ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago