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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 57 23 21
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 12 49 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.95% 8.96% 10.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.69% 20.59% 19.79%
Number of salaries quoted 12 48 56
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,200 £29,050 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £48,250 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
256 238 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 41.56% 43.51% 52.02%
Number of salaries quoted 232 220 250
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 10 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(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
Lichfield -10 6 £35,000 +7.69%
Stoke-on-Trent -5 3 £38,000 -1.93%
Stafford -8 1 £22,500 -43.75%
Tamworth -13 1 £36,000 -20.00% 1
SQL Server 2008
West Midlands

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 35 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 33 (94.29%) SQL
3 21 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (51.43%) T-SQL
5 17 (48.57%) .NET
6 15 (42.86%) Visual Studio
7 13 (37.14%) MVC
7 13 (37.14%) C#
7 13 (37.14%) Windows
7 13 (37.14%) .NET Framework
8 11 (31.43%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (31.43%) SDLC
9 9 (25.71%) WCF
9 9 (25.71%) WPF
9 9 (25.71%) VB.NET
10 8 (22.86%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (22.86%) Performance Analysis
10 8 (22.86%) Relational Database
11 7 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (20.00%) Migration
11 7 (20.00%) ITIL
12 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
12 6 (17.14%) jQuery
12 6 (17.14%) Software Engineering
13 5 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (14.29%) Statistics
13 5 (14.29%) Data Migration
13 5 (14.29%) Replication
13 5 (14.29%) Finance
14 4 (11.43%) Data Modelling

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 4 (11.43%) Umbraco
2 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.71%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.71%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) InfoPath
2 2 (5.71%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) DHCP
1 1 (2.86%) DNS
1 1 (2.86%) Firewall
1 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (31.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (22.86%) Relational Database
4 8 (22.86%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (11.43%) OLTP
7 3 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 15 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.86%) ReSharper
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (74.29%) Developer
2 24 (68.57%) SQL Developer
3 15 (42.86%) SQL Server Developer
4 14 (40.00%) .NET Developer
5 13 (37.14%) .NET Software Developer
6 11 (31.43%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 8 (22.86%) VB.NET Developer
8 7 (20.00%) .NET Programmer
8 7 (20.00%) Programmer
8 7 (20.00%) Software Programmer
8 7 (20.00%) SQL Programmer
8 7 (20.00%) VB.NET Programmer
8 7 (20.00%) WPF Developer
9 6 (17.14%) .NET Software Engineer
9 6 (17.14%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (17.14%) C# Developer
9 6 (17.14%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 6 (17.14%) Software Developer
9 6 (17.14%) Software Engineer
10 5 (14.29%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (48.57%) .NET
2 13 (37.14%) .NET Framework
3 9 (25.71%) WCF
3 9 (25.71%) WPF
4 6 (17.14%) jQuery
5 4 (11.43%) AngularJS
5 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 4 (11.43%) HTML
5 4 (11.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET
6 3 (8.57%) Web Services
7 2 (5.71%) CAML
7 2 (5.71%) CSS
7 2 (5.71%) Kendo UI
7 2 (5.71%) XSLT
8 1 (2.86%) COM
8 1 (2.86%) Entity Framework
8 1 (2.86%) LINQ
8 1 (2.86%) SOAP
8 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Replication
1 5 (14.29%) Statistics
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (37.14%) Windows
2 2 (5.71%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.86%) Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) MVC
2 11 (31.43%) SDLC
3 8 (22.86%) Performance Analysis
4 7 (20.00%) ITIL
4 7 (20.00%) Migration
5 6 (17.14%) Software Engineering
6 5 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (14.29%) Data Migration
7 4 (11.43%) Data Modelling
7 4 (11.43%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (8.57%) Data Security
8 3 (8.57%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (8.57%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (8.57%) Workflow
9 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
9 2 (5.71%) ETL
9 2 (5.71%) Web Development
10 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (2.86%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 33 (94.29%) SQL
2 18 (51.43%) T-SQL
3 13 (37.14%) C#
4 9 (25.71%) VB.NET
5 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) Nintex
3 1 (2.86%) Citrix
3 1 (2.86%) SAP
3 1 (2.86%) VMware
Tamworth, Staffordshire
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