The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 29 16 35
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +19
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 2 22 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 1.07% 12.22% 1.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.90% 32.84% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2 22 3
Average salary £27,500 £40,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
SQL Server 2008
Hertfordshire

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 Stevenage region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
29 67 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 15.51% 37.22% 33.51%
Number of salaries quoted 25 54 63
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,150 £27,500 £28,350
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Stevenage region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Stevenage

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (60.00%) DTS
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (40.00%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (40.00%) Data Management
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Data Mining
4 2 (40.00%) ETL
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) VBA
5 1 (20.00%) .NET
5 1 (20.00%) C#
5 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (20.00%) VBScript
5 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Intranet
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (20.00%) RAD
5 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) Workflow
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (60.00%) DTS
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (40.00%) Data Mining
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Systems Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Data Management
1 2 (40.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) RAD
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (40.00%) VBA
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) VBScript
4 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft