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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 40 30 23
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 2 13 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 1.10% 7.03% 9.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.94% 14.44% 17.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 24
Average salary £46,150 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.37% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,070 £35,000 £19,650
10% offered a salary of more than £53,230 £45,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.91%
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
68 90 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 37.36% 48.65% 54.48%
Number of salaries quoted 58 81 111
Average salary £37,400 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.85% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) T-SQL
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
4 2 (33.33%) Statistics
4 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 2 (33.33%) Replication
4 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (33.33%) OLTP
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (16.67%) SDLC
5 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (16.67%) ADO
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (16.67%) OO
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) WCF
5 1 (16.67%) WPF
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (33.33%) OLTP
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Developer
3 2 (33.33%) DBA
3 2 (33.33%) MIS Developer
3 2 (33.33%) SQL DBA
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Angular Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Architect
4 1 (16.67%) C# Application Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# Web Applications Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) ADO
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (16.67%) WCF
2 1 (16.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Replication
1 2 (33.33%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
1 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
1 2 (33.33%) MVC
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) SDLC
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) T-SQL
2 2 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft