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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 28 32 25
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 13 13 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 4.51% 4.94% 9.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.28% 9.15% 16.36%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 15
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
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
157 142 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 54.51% 53.99% 58.82%
Number of salaries quoted 92 118 102
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £20,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £77,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (96.15%) SQL
3 22 (84.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (73.08%) SQL Server 2005
5 18 (69.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (61.54%) Data Management
7 14 (53.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (34.62%) Relational Database
10 8 (30.77%) Degree
10 8 (30.77%) Mathematics
10 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2000
10 8 (30.77%) Risk Assessment
11 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
12 4 (15.38%) Billing
13 3 (11.54%) Data Analysis
13 3 (11.54%) Retail
13 3 (11.54%) C#
13 3 (11.54%) .NET
13 3 (11.54%) WCF
13 3 (11.54%) WPF
13 3 (11.54%) Silverlight
14 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
14 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
15 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
15 1 (3.85%) Finance
15 1 (3.85%) Replication
15 1 (3.85%) Project Management
15 1 (3.85%) OLTP
15 1 (3.85%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (19.23%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (84.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (73.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 18 (69.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (53.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (34.62%) Relational Database
7 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (3.85%) OLTP
General
1 4 (15.38%) Billing
2 3 (11.54%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Developer
2 13 (50.00%) SQL Developer
3 12 (46.15%) SQL Database Developer
3 12 (46.15%) Database Developer
4 8 (30.77%) MI Analyst
4 8 (30.77%) Analyst
5 5 (19.23%) Graduate
6 4 (15.38%) Report Developer
7 3 (11.54%) Software Developer
8 2 (7.69%) SQL DBA
8 2 (7.69%) DBA
9 1 (3.85%) SQL Server DBA
9 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Developer
9 1 (3.85%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) .NET
1 3 (11.54%) WCF
1 3 (11.54%) WPF
1 3 (11.54%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.85%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) Data Management
2 10 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (30.77%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (11.54%) Data Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.85%) Project Management
6 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.85%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 25 (96.15%) SQL
2 3 (11.54%) C#
3 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
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