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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 25 35 31
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 16 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 5.44% 3.80% 7.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.67% 6.76% 13.68%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 9
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -36.84%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
150 148 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 51.02% 56.27% 53.67%
Number of salaries quoted 86 115 81
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £20,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £77,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014, 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 30 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (90.00%) SQL
3 25 (83.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 24 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 22 (73.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 20 (66.67%) Data Management
7 14 (46.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (40.00%) Degree
8 12 (40.00%) Mathematics
9 11 (36.67%) Relational Database
9 11 (36.67%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (36.67%) SQL Server 2000
10 10 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
11 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (16.67%) Data Analysis
11 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
11 5 (16.67%) C#
11 5 (16.67%) .NET
12 3 (10.00%) Retail
12 3 (10.00%) WCF
12 3 (10.00%) WPF
12 3 (10.00%) Silverlight
13 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (6.67%) Billing
13 2 (6.67%) Physics
13 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
13 2 (6.67%) MVC
13 2 (6.67%) Finance
13 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
13 2 (6.67%) T-SQL

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (83.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 24 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (73.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (46.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (36.67%) Relational Database
6 11 (36.67%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (10.00%) Retail
2 2 (6.67%) Billing
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (56.67%) Developer
2 12 (40.00%) Database Developer
2 12 (40.00%) SQL Developer
2 12 (40.00%) SQL Database Developer
3 10 (33.33%) MI Analyst
3 10 (33.33%) Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Graduate
5 3 (10.00%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.67%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Web Developer
6 2 (6.67%) DBA
6 2 (6.67%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Report Developer
6 2 (6.67%) SQL DBA
6 2 (6.67%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (3.33%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.33%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.33%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) .NET
2 3 (10.00%) WCF
2 3 (10.00%) WPF
2 3 (10.00%) Silverlight
3 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) Physics
3 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) Replication
4 1 (3.33%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) Data Management
2 11 (36.67%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 2 (6.67%) MVC
5 2 (6.67%) OO
5 2 (6.67%) OOD
6 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.33%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.33%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.33%) Project Management
6 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (90.00%) SQL
2 5 (16.67%) C#
3 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
3 2 (6.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
LA International
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago