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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 38 33 43
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 35 29 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 4.89% 5.18% 3.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 22.29% 15.26% 8.48%
Number of salaries quoted 34 16 19
Average salary £34,750 £36,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.79% +21.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £50,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
157 190 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 21.93% 33.93% 38.55%
Number of salaries quoted 145 138 192
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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 29 August 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Swindon

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 29 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 41 (68.33%) .NET
3 31 (51.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 28 (46.67%) C#
5 23 (38.33%) Windows
6 22 (36.67%) ASP.NET
7 21 (35.00%) SQL
7 21 (35.00%) .NET Framework
8 19 (31.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 18 (30.00%) MVC
9 18 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (28.33%) Microsoft
11 16 (26.67%) SLA
11 16 (26.67%) Finance
11 16 (26.67%) HTML
11 16 (26.67%) jQuery
12 14 (23.33%) Microsoft Certification
13 13 (21.67%) Windows 7
13 13 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (20.00%) JavaScript
14 12 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 12 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
15 11 (18.33%) CSS
15 11 (18.33%) MS Excel
15 11 (18.33%) Active Directory
15 11 (18.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 10 (16.67%) LINQ
16 10 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 10 (16.67%) T-SQL
17 9 (15.00%) MCP

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 11 (18.33%) MS Excel
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
1 3 (5.00%) SAN
1 3 (5.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 31 (51.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (18.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (11.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (5.00%) MySQL
8 3 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (3.33%) OLTP
9 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (1.67%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.67%) Selenium
1 1 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 16 (26.67%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Retail
3 2 (3.33%) Marketing
3 2 (3.33%) Banking
3 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.67%) Back Office
4 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 31 (51.67%) Developer
2 17 (28.33%) Analyst
3 16 (26.67%) Applications Support
3 16 (26.67%) Support Analyst
4 13 (21.67%) Service Analyst
4 13 (21.67%) Service Desk Analyst
5 10 (16.67%) C# Developer
6 9 (15.00%) DBA
7 8 (13.33%) .NET Developer
7 8 (13.33%) SQL DBA
8 6 (10.00%) Senior Web Developer
8 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (10.00%) Senior Developer
8 6 (10.00%) Web Developer
8 6 (10.00%) .NET Web Developer
8 6 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
8 6 (10.00%) Senior .NET Web Developer
8 6 (10.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (8.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (68.33%) .NET
2 22 (36.67%) ASP.NET
3 21 (35.00%) .NET Framework
4 18 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (26.67%) jQuery
5 16 (26.67%) HTML
6 12 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 11 (18.33%) CSS
8 10 (16.67%) LINQ
9 9 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 9 (15.00%) Razor View Engine
10 7 (11.67%) Ajax
11 6 (10.00%) Web Services
12 5 (8.33%) XML
12 5 (8.33%) WCF
13 3 (5.00%) HTML5
13 3 (5.00%) CSS3
13 3 (5.00%) AngularJS
13 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) Clustering
2 3 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.00%) Replication
3 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 23 (38.33%) Windows
2 19 (31.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (21.67%) Windows 7
4 7 (11.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (6.67%) Windows XP
6 2 (3.33%) Android
6 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.00%) MVC
2 13 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (11.67%) ITIL
5 4 (6.67%) Load Balancing
5 4 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (5.00%) MVVM
6 3 (5.00%) TDD
6 3 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (5.00%) ITSM
7 2 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.33%) CRM
7 2 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (3.33%) Unit Testing
7 2 (3.33%) Workflow
7 2 (3.33%) Performance Improvement
7 2 (3.33%) Build Automation
8 1 (1.67%) Database Security
8 1 (1.67%) High Availability
8 1 (1.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 28 (46.67%) C#
2 21 (35.00%) SQL
3 12 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 9 (15.00%) VB.NET
6 4 (6.67%) PowerShell
7 3 (5.00%) Java
8 1 (1.67%) PHP
8 1 (1.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (23.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (15.00%) MCP
3 6 (10.00%) Degree
4 4 (6.67%) MCSE
5 3 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (26.67%) SLA
2 3 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 11 (18.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 4 (6.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) WMI
1 3 (5.00%) SCCM
2 2 (3.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 17 (28.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.67%) Citrix
3 3 (5.00%) Remedy
3 3 (5.00%) ServiceNow
4 2 (3.33%) Sage
5 1 (1.67%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.67%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.67%) SAP
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