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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 24 18 29
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 36 26 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 11.01% 12.21% 5.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 22.22% 26.00% 10.74%
Number of salaries quoted 27 25 16
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
162 100 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 49.54% 46.95% 51.38%
Number of salaries quoted 149 84 92
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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

The demand trend of job ads across the Stoke-on-Trent region citing SQL Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 July 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 30 July 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 38 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 36 (94.74%) SQL
3 31 (81.58%) Microsoft
4 18 (47.37%) C#
4 18 (47.37%) SQL Server 2012
5 17 (44.74%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (44.74%) Logistics
6 16 (42.11%) Regression Testing
6 16 (42.11%) Test Scripting
7 14 (36.84%) .NET
8 12 (31.58%) T-SQL
8 12 (31.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (31.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 11 (28.95%) .NET Framework
10 10 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (23.68%) Data Validation
11 9 (23.68%) Validation
11 9 (23.68%) EDI
12 8 (21.05%) HTML
12 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
12 8 (21.05%) SDLC
13 7 (18.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 7 (18.42%) Test Planning
13 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (18.42%) Windows 7
13 7 (18.42%) Black-Box Testing
13 7 (18.42%) Performance Tuning
13 7 (18.42%) Performance Testing
13 7 (18.42%) QA
13 7 (18.42%) QADirector

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (47.37%) SQL Server 2012
3 17 (44.74%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (31.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (31.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (18.42%) MS Access
5 7 (18.42%) OLTP
6 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) QADirector
1 7 (18.42%) TestPartner
2 4 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (18.42%) Retail
2 1 (2.63%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) Developer
2 16 (42.11%) SQL Developer
2 16 (42.11%) Tester
3 7 (18.42%) Applications Tester
3 7 (18.42%) DBA
3 7 (18.42%) Software Tester
3 7 (18.42%) SQL DBA
4 5 (13.16%) Automation Tester
5 4 (10.53%) Senior Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Senior SQL Developer
5 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Developer
6 3 (7.89%) C# Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Development Manager
6 3 (7.89%) Junior
6 3 (7.89%) Junior Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Junior SQL Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Junior SQL Server Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Senior SQL Server Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Tester
7 2 (5.26%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (36.84%) .NET
2 11 (28.95%) .NET Framework
3 9 (23.68%) EDI
4 8 (21.05%) HTML
5 3 (7.89%) Entity Framework
6 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET
6 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (2.63%) ADO
7 1 (2.63%) Ajax
7 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.63%) CSS
7 1 (2.63%) WCF
7 1 (2.63%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (18.42%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.53%) Replication
3 3 (7.89%) Statistics
4 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.63%) Clustering
5 1 (2.63%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Windows
1 7 (18.42%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) Logistics
2 16 (42.11%) Regression Testing
2 16 (42.11%) Test Scripting
3 10 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (23.68%) Data Validation
4 9 (23.68%) Validation
5 8 (21.05%) SDLC
6 7 (18.42%) Automated Testing
6 7 (18.42%) Black-Box Testing
6 7 (18.42%) Data Modelling
6 7 (18.42%) Performance Testing
6 7 (18.42%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (18.42%) Project Management
6 7 (18.42%) Risk Assessment
6 7 (18.42%) Software Testing
6 7 (18.42%) Test Planning
7 4 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (10.53%) ETL
7 4 (10.53%) ETL Development
7 4 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 36 (94.74%) SQL
2 18 (47.37%) C#
3 12 (31.58%) T-SQL
4 7 (18.42%) VB
4 7 (18.42%) VBA
5 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) Degree
1 7 (18.42%) ISEB
1 7 (18.42%) ISEB Practitioner
1 7 (18.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) QA
Vendors
1 31 (81.58%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) IDERA
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