The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 29 36 33
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 8 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 4.57% 4.58% 3.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.59% 10.07% 6.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 5
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -36.84%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
SQL Server 2008
Staffordshire

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 Stoke-on-Trent region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
69 139 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 39.43% 45.42% 49.07%
Number of salaries quoted 55 99 77
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -29.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,950 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (84.21%) SQL
3 14 (73.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (73.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (63.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (42.11%) T-SQL
6 7 (36.84%) Crystal Reports
6 7 (36.84%) Business Objects
6 7 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (31.58%) Finance
8 5 (26.32%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (26.32%) Data Management
8 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
8 5 (26.32%) Windows
8 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (26.32%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
9 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Management
9 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (15.79%) MCSA
9 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
9 3 (15.79%) MCITP
9 3 (15.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (15.79%) VMware
9 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (15.79%) Database Tuning
9 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
9 3 (15.79%) SaaS

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) SaaS
2 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (73.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (73.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (63.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (36.84%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
6 1 (5.26%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) DBA
2 8 (42.11%) Developer
3 7 (36.84%) SQL Developer
4 6 (31.58%) SQL DBA
5 5 (26.32%) Database Developer
5 5 (26.32%) SQL Database Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Report Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Lead Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Administrator
7 1 (5.26%) Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Applications Developer
7 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Junior
7 1 (5.26%) C# Application Developer
7 1 (5.26%) .NET Applications Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Junior SQL Server DBA
7 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) CSS
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
1 1 (5.26%) XML
1 1 (5.26%) JSON
1 1 (5.26%) Entity Framework
1 1 (5.26%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (26.32%) Risk Assessment
2 5 (26.32%) Data Management
2 5 (26.32%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (15.79%) Database Tuning
4 2 (10.53%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.26%) Time Management
5 1 (5.26%) SOA
5 1 (5.26%) Web Development
5 1 (5.26%) Financial Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) SQL
2 8 (42.11%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.26%) C#
3 1 (5.26%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (15.79%) MCSA
1 3 (15.79%) MCITP
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) MCSE
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Business Objects
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.79%) VMware
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