The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 38 27 16
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -11
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 43 56 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 5.84% 8.52% 12.08%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.70% 19.51% 24.20%
Number of salaries quoted 43 54 64
Average salary £36,250 £38,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.45% +19.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,350 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.38% -0.66%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
402 287 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 54.62% 43.68% 49.91%
Number of salaries quoted 317 265 253
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
SQL Server 2008
West Midlands

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 July 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 10 July 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
Burton-upon-Trent -8 12 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Stoke-on-Trent -1 11 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Cannock +6 8 £40,000 +11.11%
Stafford - 3 £45,000 -
Lichfield - 2 £33,750 -
SQL Server 2008
West Midlands

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 88 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 63 (71.59%) SQL
3 56 (63.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 45 (51.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 43 (48.86%) SQL Server 2005
6 39 (44.32%) .NET
7 32 (36.36%) C#
8 28 (31.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 27 (30.68%) Microsoft
10 24 (27.27%) MS Excel
11 23 (26.14%) T-SQL
12 21 (23.86%) ASP.NET
12 21 (23.86%) .NET Framework
13 20 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
14 18 (20.45%) MVC
15 17 (19.32%) Finance
15 17 (19.32%) JavaScript
15 17 (19.32%) Performance Tuning
16 15 (17.05%) HTML
17 14 (15.91%) Visual Studio
17 14 (15.91%) SQL Server 2000
17 14 (15.91%) jQuery
18 13 (14.77%) Degree
19 12 (13.64%) Data Management
19 12 (13.64%) XML
19 12 (13.64%) WPF
20 11 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 11 (12.50%) Relational Database
20 11 (12.50%) SharePoint
20 11 (12.50%) ETL

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 11 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.55%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (3.41%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.27%) IIS
4 2 (2.27%) Drupal
5 1 (1.14%) SAS
5 1 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 24 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (4.55%) Line 500
2 2 (2.27%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.27%) HTTP
2 1 (1.14%) Internet
2 1 (1.14%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 56 (63.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 45 (51.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 43 (48.86%) SQL Server 2005
5 28 (31.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 14 (15.91%) SQL Server 2000
7 11 (12.50%) Relational Database
8 10 (11.36%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (10.23%) OLAP
10 8 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (6.82%) Big Data
11 6 (6.82%) Data Mining
11 6 (6.82%) OLTP
12 5 (5.68%) QlikView
13 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 4 (4.55%) DTS
14 3 (3.41%) RDBMS
14 3 (3.41%) Crystal Reports
15 2 (2.27%) MS Access
16 1 (1.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (15.91%) Visual Studio
2 10 (11.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.55%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (1.14%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 17 (19.32%) Finance
2 11 (12.50%) Billing
3 3 (3.41%) Retail
4 2 (2.27%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 60 (68.18%) Developer
2 29 (32.95%) SQL Developer
3 22 (25.00%) DBA
4 19 (21.59%) Analyst
5 18 (20.45%) Database Developer
5 18 (20.45%) SQL Database Developer
6 16 (18.18%) SQL DBA
7 15 (17.05%) .NET Developer
8 12 (13.64%) C# Developer
8 12 (13.64%) SQL Server DBA
8 12 (13.64%) C# .NET Developer
9 11 (12.50%) Report Developer
10 10 (11.36%) Software Developer
10 10 (11.36%) Administrator
11 9 (10.23%) Senior Analyst
11 9 (10.23%) Business Analyst
11 9 (10.23%) Senior Business Analyst
11 9 (10.23%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 9 (10.23%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
12 8 (9.09%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (44.32%) .NET
2 21 (23.86%) ASP.NET
2 21 (23.86%) .NET Framework
3 15 (17.05%) HTML
4 14 (15.91%) jQuery
5 12 (13.64%) WPF
5 12 (13.64%) XML
6 11 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 10 (11.36%) MDX
8 8 (9.09%) WCF
9 7 (7.95%) CSS
10 5 (5.68%) Web Services
10 5 (5.68%) WinForms
11 4 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (4.55%) HTML5
12 2 (2.27%) CSS3
12 2 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 2 (2.27%) Silverlight
12 2 (2.27%) JSON
13 1 (1.14%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.36%) Replication
2 6 (6.82%) Mathematics
3 3 (3.41%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.27%) Clustering
5 1 (1.14%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.36%) Windows
2 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.14%) Linux
3 1 (1.14%) Debian
3 1 (1.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (20.45%) MVC
3 17 (19.32%) Performance Tuning
4 12 (13.64%) Data Management
5 11 (12.50%) ETL
6 10 (11.36%) ITIL
6 10 (11.36%) TDD
7 9 (10.23%) OO
8 7 (7.95%) SOA
9 6 (6.82%) Risk Assessment
9 6 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (6.82%) Software Engineering
9 6 (6.82%) Performance Analysis
10 5 (5.68%) CRM
11 4 (4.55%) Multidimensional Analysis
12 3 (3.41%) Service Management
12 3 (3.41%) Disaster Recovery
12 3 (3.41%) Database Security
12 3 (3.41%) Business Continuity
13 2 (2.27%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 63 (71.59%) SQL
2 32 (36.36%) C#
3 23 (26.14%) T-SQL
4 17 (19.32%) JavaScript
5 9 (10.23%) VB.NET
6 4 (4.55%) VBA
7 3 (3.41%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.41%) VB
8 2 (2.27%) PHP
8 2 (2.27%) TypeScript
8 2 (2.27%) VB6
Qualifications
1 13 (14.77%) Degree
2 5 (5.68%) MCSD
2 5 (5.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.14%) ISEB
3 1 (1.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 27 (30.68%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.55%) Sage
2 4 (4.55%) Logi Analytics
3 3 (3.41%) Business Objects
4 2 (2.27%) VMware
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle
5 1 (1.14%) Talend
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum + 8% bonus, Pension, BUPA
Posted: 16 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Healthcare-at-Home.co.uk
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago