The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 22 30 36
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 25 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 10.82% 4.30% 5.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 32.89% 9.52% 13.48%
Number of salaries quoted 25 8 12
Average salary £37,500 £28,750 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% +19.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £32,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
SQL Server 2008
Manchester

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 Stockport region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
76 84 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 32.90% 45.16% 38.53%
Number of salaries quoted 66 80 89
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Stockport

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Stockport

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 39 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 38 (97.44%) .NET
3 34 (87.18%) HTML
4 32 (82.05%) JavaScript
4 32 (82.05%) C#
4 32 (82.05%) CSS
5 30 (76.92%) ASP.NET
6 29 (74.36%) SQL Server 2005
7 28 (71.79%) TDD
7 28 (71.79%) MVC
8 26 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 24 (61.54%) SQL
9 24 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (56.41%) Microsoft
11 20 (51.28%) XML
11 20 (51.28%) Ajax
11 20 (51.28%) HTML5
12 18 (46.15%) WCF
13 16 (41.03%) ASP.NET Web API
14 14 (35.90%) Scrum
14 14 (35.90%) IIS
14 14 (35.90%) jQuery
14 14 (35.90%) Team Foundation Server
15 12 (30.77%) .NET Framework
15 12 (30.77%) T-SQL
15 12 (30.77%) Mentoring
15 12 (30.77%) Dependency Injection
15 12 (30.77%) Inversion of Control
15 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 12 (30.77%) Responsive Web Design

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 14 (35.90%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (74.36%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (35.90%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (2.56%) Finance
1 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (53.85%) Developer
2 18 (46.15%) .NET Developer
3 14 (35.90%) Senior Developer
3 14 (35.90%) Senior .NET Developer
4 12 (30.77%) .NET Architect
4 12 (30.77%) Architect
4 12 (30.77%) Applications Architect
4 12 (30.77%) Lead Architect
5 6 (15.38%) Software Team Leader
5 6 (15.38%) Software Development Team Leader
5 6 (15.38%) Team Leader
5 6 (15.38%) Development Team Leader
6 5 (12.82%) Software Developer
7 4 (10.26%) C# Developer
7 4 (10.26%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (5.13%) .NET Software Developer
8 2 (5.13%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (5.13%) C# Software Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Software Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (97.44%) .NET
2 34 (87.18%) HTML
3 32 (82.05%) CSS
4 30 (76.92%) ASP.NET
5 26 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 20 (51.28%) HTML5
6 20 (51.28%) XML
6 20 (51.28%) Ajax
7 18 (46.15%) WCF
8 16 (41.03%) ASP.NET Web API
9 14 (35.90%) jQuery
10 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 12 (30.77%) .NET Framework
10 12 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (15.38%) XSLT
12 2 (5.13%) Web Services
12 2 (5.13%) AngularJS
12 2 (5.13%) Ninject
12 2 (5.13%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Inversion of Control
2 9 (23.08%) User Experience
3 6 (15.38%) Social Media
3 6 (15.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (71.79%) MVC
1 28 (71.79%) TDD
2 24 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (35.90%) Scrum
4 12 (30.77%) Dependency Injection
4 12 (30.77%) Responsive Web Design
4 12 (30.77%) Mentoring
5 8 (20.51%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (15.38%) Multithreading
7 4 (10.26%) OO
8 2 (5.13%) SOA
8 2 (5.13%) Automated Testing
8 2 (5.13%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.56%) ETL
9 1 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 32 (82.05%) C#
1 32 (82.05%) JavaScript
2 24 (61.54%) SQL
3 12 (30.77%) T-SQL
4 6 (15.38%) XQuery
5 4 (10.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 22 (56.41%) Microsoft
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