The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 Swindon region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 40 33 42
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 33 31 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 5.00% 5.94% 3.96%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.54% 15.74% 9.84%
Number of salaries quoted 32 21 25
Average salary £32,500 £36,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.95% +1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £36,500 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £50,000 £38,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
178 197 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 26.97% 37.74% 40.19%
Number of salaries quoted 166 153 206
Average salary £42,500 £36,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% -7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,306 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £47,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server 2008
Wiltshire

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 1 August 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Swindon

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 60 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 44 (73.33%) .NET
3 31 (51.67%) C#
4 28 (46.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 21 (35.00%) Finance
5 21 (35.00%) HTML
5 21 (35.00%) ASP.NET
6 19 (31.67%) Windows
6 19 (31.67%) .NET Framework
7 18 (30.00%) SQL
8 17 (28.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (26.67%) Microsoft
9 16 (26.67%) MVC
9 16 (26.67%) jQuery
9 16 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (25.00%) SLA
10 15 (25.00%) JavaScript
11 14 (23.33%) CSS
12 13 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (21.67%) MS Excel
12 13 (21.67%) Microsoft Certification
13 12 (20.00%) Windows 7
14 11 (18.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 10 (16.67%) LINQ
16 9 (15.00%) Active Directory
16 9 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 9 (15.00%) Razor View Engine
16 9 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
17 8 (13.33%) MCP
17 8 (13.33%) Java

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 7 (11.67%) IIS
2 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (21.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) LDAP
1 3 (5.00%) SNMP
1 3 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (46.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (11.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
7 5 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (3.33%) MS Access
9 2 (3.33%) MySQL
9 2 (3.33%) QlikView
9 2 (3.33%) BusinessObjects XI
9 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (1.67%) SAP Data Services
10 1 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.67%) Selenium
General
1 21 (35.00%) Finance
2 7 (11.67%) Marketing
3 6 (10.00%) Banking
3 6 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.00%) Retail
5 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 31 (51.67%) Developer
2 18 (30.00%) Analyst
3 15 (25.00%) Applications Support
3 15 (25.00%) Support Analyst
4 14 (23.33%) C# Developer
5 12 (20.00%) Service Analyst
5 12 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 9 (15.00%) .NET Developer
6 9 (15.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (13.33%) DBA
8 6 (10.00%) Web Developer
8 6 (10.00%) SQL DBA
9 5 (8.33%) Senior Web Developer
9 5 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (8.33%) .NET Web Developer
9 5 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
9 5 (8.33%) SQL Server DBA
9 5 (8.33%) Senior .NET Web Developer
9 5 (8.33%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (8.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (73.33%) .NET
2 21 (35.00%) HTML
2 21 (35.00%) ASP.NET
3 19 (31.67%) .NET Framework
4 16 (26.67%) jQuery
4 16 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (23.33%) CSS
6 11 (18.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 10 (16.67%) LINQ
8 9 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 9 (15.00%) Razor View Engine
9 8 (13.33%) WCF
10 6 (10.00%) SOAP
10 6 (10.00%) Web Services
10 6 (10.00%) Ajax
10 6 (10.00%) REST
10 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (8.33%) XML
12 2 (3.33%) MDX
12 2 (3.33%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.33%) Mainframe
2 2 (3.33%) Client/Server
2 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.33%) Replication
2 2 (3.33%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (1.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 19 (31.67%) Windows
2 17 (28.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 6 (10.00%) Android
4 6 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (6.67%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.67%) MVC
2 13 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (11.67%) ITIL
4 6 (10.00%) Unit Testing
4 6 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (10.00%) Build Automation
5 4 (6.67%) CRM
5 4 (6.67%) Load Balancing
6 3 (5.00%) Data Modelling
6 3 (5.00%) ITSM
7 2 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.33%) ERP
7 2 (3.33%) TDD
7 2 (3.33%) Web Development
7 2 (3.33%) Workflow
7 2 (3.33%) Migration
7 2 (3.33%) Low Latency
7 2 (3.33%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 31 (51.67%) C#
2 18 (30.00%) SQL
3 15 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (13.33%) Java
4 8 (13.33%) VB.NET
5 7 (11.67%) T-SQL
6 4 (6.67%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.33%) VBA
8 1 (1.67%) VB
8 1 (1.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (21.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (13.33%) MCP
3 6 (10.00%) Degree
4 4 (6.67%) MCSE
5 3 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (25.00%) SLA
2 3 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 9 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 4 (6.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) SCCM
1 3 (5.00%) WMI
2 2 (3.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 16 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.67%) Citrix
3 3 (5.00%) ServiceNow
3 3 (5.00%) SAP
3 3 (5.00%) Remedy
4 2 (3.33%) Sage
4 2 (3.33%) IBM
4 2 (3.33%) Business Objects
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