The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 49 33 45
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +12
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 22 32 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 3.77% 6.44% 3.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.34% 15.09% 10.81%
Number of salaries quoted 21 31 23
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,820 £29,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server 2008
Wiltshire

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 Swindon region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
194 212 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 33.28% 42.66% 36.33%
Number of salaries quoted 167 202 202
Average salary £42,500 £36,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% -3.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £50,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Swindon

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Swindon

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 58 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 26 (44.83%) .NET
2 26 (44.83%) SQL
3 25 (43.10%) Microsoft
4 24 (41.38%) C#
4 24 (41.38%) ASP.NET
4 24 (41.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 23 (39.66%) Windows
6 21 (36.21%) SQL Server 2005
7 20 (34.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 20 (34.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 20 (34.48%) Performance Tuning
8 19 (32.76%) .NET Framework
9 18 (31.03%) jQuery
10 15 (25.86%) MVC
11 14 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (24.14%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (22.41%) Windows Server 2003
12 13 (22.41%) MS Excel
13 12 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
14 11 (18.97%) CSS
14 11 (18.97%) HTML
15 10 (17.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 9 (15.52%) JavaScript
16 9 (15.52%) Finance
17 8 (13.79%) Active Directory
17 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
17 8 (13.79%) MCP
17 8 (13.79%) Clustering
17 8 (13.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 2 (3.45%) MS Exchange
1 2 (3.45%) Site Server
2 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (22.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.34%) SAN
2 4 (6.90%) Firewall
3 3 (5.17%) DNS
3 3 (5.17%) DHCP
4 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (41.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 21 (36.21%) SQL Server 2005
4 20 (34.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (34.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (17.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (6.90%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (6.90%) SAP BW
7 3 (5.17%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (5.17%) OLTP
8 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database
8 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (3.45%) MySQL
8 2 (3.45%) MS Access
9 1 (1.72%) OLAP
9 1 (1.72%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (15.52%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Advertising
2 2 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (48.28%) Developer
2 19 (32.76%) DBA
3 17 (29.31%) SQL DBA
4 14 (24.14%) Analyst
5 11 (18.97%) SQL Server DBA
6 10 (17.24%) .NET Developer
7 9 (15.52%) C# Developer
8 7 (12.07%) Administrator
9 6 (10.34%) Senior Developer
9 6 (10.34%) Analyst Programmer
9 6 (10.34%) Programmer
9 6 (10.34%) SQL Developer
9 6 (10.34%) Developer Analyst
9 6 (10.34%) .NET Analyst Programmer
9 6 (10.34%) .NET Programmer
9 6 (10.34%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (6.90%) Server Administrator
10 4 (6.90%) Business Analyst
10 4 (6.90%) Service Analyst
11 3 (5.17%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (44.83%) .NET
2 24 (41.38%) ASP.NET
3 19 (32.76%) .NET Framework
4 18 (31.03%) jQuery
5 14 (24.14%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (18.97%) HTML
6 11 (18.97%) CSS
7 8 (13.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 6 (10.34%) Web Services
8 6 (10.34%) Ajax
9 5 (8.62%) LINQ
10 4 (6.90%) CSS3
10 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 4 (6.90%) Razor View Engine
10 4 (6.90%) HTML5
10 4 (6.90%) AngularJS
11 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 3 (5.17%) KnockoutJS
11 3 (5.17%) WCF
12 2 (3.45%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Clustering
2 4 (6.90%) Replication
2 4 (6.90%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.72%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 23 (39.66%) Windows
2 14 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (22.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.45%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.45%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.72%) Linux
6 1 (1.72%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (34.48%) Performance Tuning
2 15 (25.86%) MVC
3 8 (13.79%) Performance Improvement
4 7 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (6.90%) Migration
6 4 (6.90%) Business Analysis
6 4 (6.90%) Data Migration
7 3 (5.17%) MVVM
7 3 (5.17%) Project Planning
7 3 (5.17%) TDD
7 3 (5.17%) Database Security
8 2 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (3.45%) ETL
8 2 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (1.72%) Waterfall
9 1 (1.72%) High Availability
9 1 (1.72%) ITIL
9 1 (1.72%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 26 (44.83%) SQL
2 24 (41.38%) C#
3 9 (15.52%) JavaScript
4 6 (10.34%) T-SQL
4 6 (10.34%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (13.79%) MCP
1 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) SLA
2 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 8 (13.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) SCCM
2 2 (3.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 25 (43.10%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.62%) Business Objects
3 4 (6.90%) SAP
3 4 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle
5 1 (1.72%) PeopleSoft
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