The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 52 35 37
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 7 32 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.70% 5.81% 4.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.40% 13.39% 14.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5 31 32
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server 2008
East of England

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 Suffolk region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
159 239 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 38.69% 43.38% 32.45%
Number of salaries quoted 139 230 207
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Suffolk region.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Suffolk

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -21 6 £40,000 +14.28% 1
SQL Server 2008
East of England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 31 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (70.97%) SQL
3 20 (64.52%) C#
3 20 (64.52%) .NET
4 19 (61.29%) ASP.NET
5 15 (48.39%) MVC
5 15 (48.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (45.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (41.94%) JavaScript
8 12 (38.71%) T-SQL
8 12 (38.71%) Visual Studio
8 12 (38.71%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (35.48%) Marketing
9 11 (35.48%) Web Development
9 11 (35.48%) Digital Marketing
9 11 (35.48%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (35.48%) CSS
9 11 (35.48%) HTML
10 9 (29.03%) Replication
11 8 (25.81%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (25.81%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (22.58%) WCF
12 7 (22.58%) Clustering
13 6 (19.35%) Oracle
13 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 5 (16.13%) jQuery
14 5 (16.13%) Relational Database
14 5 (16.13%) High Availability
14 5 (16.13%) MySQL
14 5 (16.13%) RDBMS

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 1 (3.23%) Kentico
1 1 (3.23%) IIS
1 1 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.23%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (48.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (45.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (38.71%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (35.48%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (16.13%) Relational Database
7 5 (16.13%) MySQL
7 5 (16.13%) RDBMS
7 5 (16.13%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
9 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (3.23%) OLTP
9 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (38.71%) Visual Studio
2 8 (25.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (16.13%) NUnit
4 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (3.23%) NCover
5 1 (3.23%) FxCop
5 1 (3.23%) CruiseControl
General
1 11 (35.48%) Marketing
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (64.52%) Developer
2 16 (51.61%) .NET Developer
3 15 (48.39%) ASP.NET Developer
4 11 (35.48%) Web Developer
4 11 (35.48%) DBA
5 10 (32.26%) SQL DBA
5 10 (32.26%) .NET Web Developer
6 9 (29.03%) SQL Server DBA
6 9 (29.03%) Senior Developer
7 8 (25.81%) Senior .NET Developer
8 7 (22.58%) Senior Web Developer
8 7 (22.58%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (19.35%) Senior .NET Web Developer
10 5 (16.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (16.13%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (16.13%) C# Developer
10 5 (16.13%) Administrator
11 3 (9.68%) Server Administrator
12 2 (6.45%) Salesforce.com Developer
13 1 (3.23%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (64.52%) .NET
2 19 (61.29%) ASP.NET
3 11 (35.48%) CSS
3 11 (35.48%) HTML
4 7 (22.58%) WCF
5 5 (16.13%) jQuery
6 3 (9.68%) WPF
7 2 (6.45%) WinForms
7 2 (6.45%) Web Services
7 2 (6.45%) XML
7 2 (6.45%) .NET Framework
7 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (3.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (3.23%) WF
8 1 (3.23%) Silverlight
8 1 (3.23%) LINQ
8 1 (3.23%) Ajax
8 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (3.23%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Replication
2 7 (22.58%) Clustering
3 3 (9.68%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.23%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.23%) Android
2 1 (3.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) MVC
2 11 (35.48%) Web Development
2 11 (35.48%) Digital Marketing
3 8 (25.81%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (16.13%) High Availability
5 4 (12.90%) TDD
5 4 (12.90%) Scrum
6 3 (9.68%) Data Architecture
6 3 (9.68%) Data Modelling
6 3 (9.68%) Data Analysis
7 1 (3.23%) Test Automation
7 1 (3.23%) Android Development
7 1 (3.23%) iOS Development
7 1 (3.23%) Release Management
7 1 (3.23%) Agile Project Management
7 1 (3.23%) Project Management
7 1 (3.23%) SOA
7 1 (3.23%) CRM
7 1 (3.23%) UML
7 1 (3.23%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 22 (70.97%) SQL
2 20 (64.52%) C#
3 13 (41.94%) JavaScript
4 12 (38.71%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.23%) VB
5 1 (3.23%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.23%) MCSA
2 1 (3.23%) MCDBA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.45%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.23%) VMware