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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 22 18 24
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 32 25 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 10.88% 12.89% 5.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 21.62% 26.04% 10.06%
Number of salaries quoted 22 23 16
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £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
148 96 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 50.34% 49.48% 56.99%
Number of salaries quoted 134 84 92
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 26 August 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 26 August 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 43 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 41 (95.35%) SQL
3 36 (83.72%) Microsoft
4 22 (51.16%) SQL Server 2012
5 21 (48.84%) Data Warehouse
5 21 (48.84%) Logistics
6 20 (46.51%) C#
7 18 (41.86%) Regression Testing
7 18 (41.86%) Test Scripting
8 16 (37.21%) .NET
9 13 (30.23%) .NET Framework
10 12 (27.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 12 (27.91%) T-SQL
10 12 (27.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 11 (25.58%) Validation
11 11 (25.58%) EDI
11 11 (25.58%) Data Validation
12 10 (23.26%) User Acceptance Testing
13 8 (18.60%) HTML
13 8 (18.60%) Windows
13 8 (18.60%) MS Excel
13 8 (18.60%) SDLC
14 7 (16.28%) Black-Box Testing
14 7 (16.28%) Performance Tuning
14 7 (16.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 7 (16.28%) Test Planning
14 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (16.28%) Performance Testing
14 7 (16.28%) Computer Science
14 7 (16.28%) QA

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 (18.60%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) DNS
1 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (51.16%) SQL Server 2012
3 21 (48.84%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (27.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (27.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (16.28%) MS Access
5 7 (16.28%) OLTP
6 6 (13.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (16.28%) QADirector
1 7 (16.28%) TestPartner
2 4 (9.30%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (16.28%) Retail
2 1 (2.33%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (46.51%) Developer
2 18 (41.86%) SQL Developer
2 18 (41.86%) Tester
3 9 (20.93%) Applications Tester
4 7 (16.28%) DBA
4 7 (16.28%) Software Tester
4 7 (16.28%) SQL DBA
5 5 (11.63%) Automation Tester
6 4 (9.30%) C# Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Senior Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Senior SQL Developer
6 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Development Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Junior
7 3 (6.98%) Junior Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Junior SQL Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Junior SQL Server Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Senior SQL Server Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Software Tester
8 2 (4.65%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (37.21%) .NET
2 13 (30.23%) .NET Framework
3 11 (25.58%) EDI
4 8 (18.60%) HTML
5 3 (6.98%) Entity Framework
6 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
6 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (2.33%) ADO
7 1 (2.33%) Ajax
7 1 (2.33%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.33%) CSS
7 1 (2.33%) WCF
7 1 (2.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (16.28%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.30%) Replication
3 3 (6.98%) Statistics
4 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.33%) Clustering
5 1 (2.33%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.60%) Windows
2 7 (16.28%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (48.84%) Logistics
2 18 (41.86%) Regression Testing
2 18 (41.86%) Test Scripting
3 11 (25.58%) Data Validation
3 11 (25.58%) Validation
4 10 (23.26%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (18.60%) SDLC
6 7 (16.28%) Automated Testing
6 7 (16.28%) Black-Box Testing
6 7 (16.28%) Data Modelling
6 7 (16.28%) Performance Testing
6 7 (16.28%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (16.28%) Project Management
6 7 (16.28%) Risk Assessment
6 7 (16.28%) Software Testing
6 7 (16.28%) Test Planning
7 4 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (9.30%) ETL
7 4 (9.30%) ETL Development
7 4 (9.30%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 41 (95.35%) SQL
2 20 (46.51%) C#
3 12 (27.91%) T-SQL
4 7 (16.28%) VB
4 7 (16.28%) VBA
5 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) Degree
1 7 (16.28%) ISEB
1 7 (16.28%) ISEB Practitioner
1 7 (16.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.28%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 36 (83.72%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.98%) IDERA
3 1 (2.33%) VMware
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Stoke on Trent
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago