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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 31 19 34
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +15
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 2 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 1.15% 9.87% 1.66%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.33% 25.86% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 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 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
24 58 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 13.79% 38.16% 32.60%
Number of salaries quoted 21 44 59
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £43,500 £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 23 September 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%) VBA
4 2 (40.00%) Data Mining
4 2 (40.00%) ETL
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Data Management
4 2 (40.00%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
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%) .NET
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (20.00%) RAD
5 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Intranet
5 1 (20.00%) Workflow
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
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 23 September 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%) Data Mining
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting 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 Systems Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ETL
1 2 (40.00%) Data Management
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Transformation
2 1 (20.00%) RAD
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
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