The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 47 27 30
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 35 44 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 5.87% 7.01% 6.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.11% 20.18% 18.92%
Number of salaries quoted 26 41 36
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
267 218 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 44.80% 34.71% 34.31%
Number of salaries quoted 185 201 207
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SQL Server 2008
East of England

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
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -19 25 £40,000 - 4
Bury St Edmunds - 1 - -
SQL Server 2008
East of England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 68 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 48 (70.59%) C#
2 48 (70.59%) .NET
3 47 (69.12%) ASP.NET
4 35 (51.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 34 (50.00%) SQL
6 31 (45.59%) MVC
7 29 (42.65%) WCF
7 29 (42.65%) Team Foundation Server
8 27 (39.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 26 (38.24%) CSS
10 21 (30.88%) T-SQL
10 21 (30.88%) Oracle
11 18 (26.47%) JavaScript
11 18 (26.47%) Visual Studio
12 17 (25.00%) HTML
12 17 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
12 17 (25.00%) Web Development
13 16 (23.53%) Marketing
13 16 (23.53%) Digital Marketing
14 15 (22.06%) Windows
14 15 (22.06%) SQL Server 2012
15 14 (20.59%) Performance Tuning
15 14 (20.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 14 (20.59%) NUnit
16 13 (19.12%) jQuery
16 13 (19.12%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 13 (19.12%) ASP.NET MVC
17 12 (17.65%) Relational Database
17 12 (17.65%) PostgreSQL

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5 (7.35%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (7.35%) IIS
1 5 (7.35%) Kentico
2 4 (5.88%) CMS
3 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (14.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 35 (51.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 27 (39.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 15 (22.06%) SQL Server 2012
6 14 (20.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 12 (17.65%) Relational Database
7 12 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (17.65%) RDBMS
7 12 (17.65%) MySQL
8 9 (13.24%) Oracle OLAP
8 9 (13.24%) OLAP
9 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 29 (42.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (26.47%) Visual Studio
3 14 (20.59%) NUnit
4 10 (14.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 9 (13.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (5.88%) NuGet
7 1 (1.47%) CruiseControl
7 1 (1.47%) NCover
7 1 (1.47%) FxCop
General
1 16 (23.53%) Marketing
2 2 (2.94%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 48 (70.59%) Developer
2 20 (29.41%) .NET Developer
3 18 (26.47%) ASP.NET Developer
4 16 (23.53%) Web Developer
5 14 (20.59%) DBA
5 14 (20.59%) SQL Server DBA
5 14 (20.59%) SQL DBA
6 13 (19.12%) Software Developer
7 12 (17.65%) .NET Web Developer
7 12 (17.65%) Senior Developer
8 10 (14.71%) Salesforce.com Developer
9 9 (13.24%) Senior Web Developer
10 8 (11.76%) Senior .NET Developer
11 7 (10.29%) C# Developer
11 7 (10.29%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
12 6 (8.82%) Senior .NET Web Developer
12 6 (8.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 6 (8.82%) C# .NET Developer
12 6 (8.82%) Team Leader
13 5 (7.35%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (70.59%) .NET
2 47 (69.12%) ASP.NET
3 29 (42.65%) WCF
4 26 (38.24%) CSS
5 17 (25.00%) HTML
6 13 (19.12%) jQuery
6 13 (19.12%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 13 (19.12%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (14.71%) LINQ
8 9 (13.24%) NHibernate
9 4 (5.88%) WPF
10 2 (2.94%) .NET Framework
11 1 (1.47%) WinForms
11 1 (1.47%) Web Services
11 1 (1.47%) XML
11 1 (1.47%) XSLT
11 1 (1.47%) ADO.NET
11 1 (1.47%) WF
11 1 (1.47%) Silverlight
11 1 (1.47%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.65%) Replication
2 10 (14.71%) Clustering
3 1 (1.47%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 15 (22.06%) Windows
2 10 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (7.35%) UNIX
4 3 (4.41%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.41%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (45.59%) MVC
2 17 (25.00%) Web Development
3 16 (23.53%) Digital Marketing
4 14 (20.59%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (14.71%) High Availability
6 9 (13.24%) Automated Testing
6 9 (13.24%) TDD
7 8 (11.76%) Scrum
8 6 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (7.35%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (7.35%) Migration
10 3 (4.41%) Android Development
10 3 (4.41%) iOS Development
11 1 (1.47%) Project Management
11 1 (1.47%) CRM
11 1 (1.47%) UML
11 1 (1.47%) OOA/OOD
11 1 (1.47%) OO
11 1 (1.47%) SOA
11 1 (1.47%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (70.59%) C#
2 34 (50.00%) SQL
3 21 (30.88%) T-SQL
4 18 (26.47%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (7.35%) MCSA
3 1 (1.47%) MCP
3 1 (1.47%) MCSD
3 1 (1.47%) MCPD
3 1 (1.47%) MCTS
System Software
1 5 (7.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.47%) XenApp
Vendors
1 21 (30.88%) Oracle
2 10 (14.71%) Salesforce.com
3 8 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 6 (8.82%) VMware
5 5 (7.35%) Cognos
6 1 (1.47%) NetApp
6 1 (1.47%) Citrix
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