The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Stoke-on-Trent region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 24 25 32
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 18 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 7.50% 7.09% 2.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.79% 12.50% 5.95%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 5
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
114 80 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 47.50% 56.74% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 81 75 72
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SQL Server 2008
Staffordshire

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 16 April 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 16 April 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 47 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 45 (95.74%) SQL
3 36 (76.60%) SQL Server 2005
4 34 (72.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 31 (65.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 26 (55.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 25 (53.19%) Relational Database
8 24 (51.06%) Performance Tuning
9 21 (44.68%) T-SQL
10 18 (38.30%) Business Intelligence
11 16 (34.04%) Data Modelling
11 16 (34.04%) Replication
12 11 (23.40%) Data Management
13 10 (21.28%) PowerShell
14 9 (19.15%) Degree
14 9 (19.15%) Risk Assessment
15 8 (17.02%) .NET
16 7 (14.89%) VB.NET
16 7 (14.89%) ASP.NET
17 6 (12.77%) Billing
17 6 (12.77%) Computer Science
18 5 (10.64%) Windows
19 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
19 3 (6.38%) SharePoint
19 3 (6.38%) XML
19 3 (6.38%) C#
19 3 (6.38%) JavaScript
19 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
19 3 (6.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 2 (4.26%) Mathematics

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.13%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 36 (76.60%) SQL Server 2005
3 34 (72.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 31 (65.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 26 (55.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 25 (53.19%) Relational Database
7 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (2.13%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (2.13%) OLTP
8 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (12.77%) Billing
2 2 (4.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (57.45%) Developer
2 24 (51.06%) SQL Developer
3 20 (42.55%) DBA
3 20 (42.55%) Database Developer
3 20 (42.55%) SQL Database Developer
4 19 (40.43%) SQL DBA
5 7 (14.89%) Graduate
5 7 (14.89%) Report Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) SQL Server DBA
6 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Developer
7 2 (4.26%) MI Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Test Analyst
8 1 (2.13%) Architect
8 1 (2.13%) Tester
8 1 (2.13%) SharePoint Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.02%) .NET
2 7 (14.89%) ASP.NET
3 3 (6.38%) XML
3 3 (6.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (4.26%) .NET Framework
4 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (4.26%) HTML
5 1 (2.13%) XSLT
5 1 (2.13%) CSS
5 1 (2.13%) CAML
5 1 (2.13%) jQuery
5 1 (2.13%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 16 (34.04%) Replication
2 6 (12.77%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.26%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.13%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (51.06%) Performance Tuning
2 18 (38.30%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (34.04%) Data Modelling
4 11 (23.40%) Data Management
5 9 (19.15%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (4.26%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.26%) Software Engineering
6 2 (4.26%) MVC
7 1 (2.13%) Migration
7 1 (2.13%) Workflow
7 1 (2.13%) SOA
7 1 (2.13%) Information Architecture
7 1 (2.13%) Financial Analysis
7 1 (2.13%) Data Mapping
7 1 (2.13%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.13%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 45 (95.74%) SQL
2 21 (44.68%) T-SQL
3 10 (21.28%) PowerShell
4 7 (14.89%) VB.NET
5 3 (6.38%) C#
5 3 (6.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) ISEB
Vendors
1 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.13%) Business Objects
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