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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 36 38 44
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 35 35 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 4.77% 5.62% 3.02%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 23.81% 17.16% 7.81%
Number of salaries quoted 34 25 14
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,800 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
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
147 204 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 20.05% 32.74% 38.63%
Number of salaries quoted 129 149 172
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,450 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 23 September 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Swindon

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 62 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 42 (67.74%) .NET
3 29 (46.77%) C#
4 28 (45.16%) SQL Server 2005
5 26 (41.94%) .NET Framework
6 25 (40.32%) ASP.NET
6 25 (40.32%) Windows
7 23 (37.10%) MVC
8 22 (35.48%) ASP.NET MVC
9 20 (32.26%) SQL
10 19 (30.65%) Windows Server 2003
11 18 (29.03%) jQuery
12 17 (27.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 16 (25.81%) SLA
13 16 (25.81%) Microsoft
14 15 (24.19%) HTML
14 15 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
15 14 (22.58%) Finance
15 14 (22.58%) Microsoft Certification
16 13 (20.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 13 (20.97%) Windows 7
17 12 (19.35%) SQL Server 2012
17 12 (19.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 12 (19.35%) LINQ
17 12 (19.35%) JavaScript
18 11 (17.74%) T-SQL
18 11 (17.74%) CSS
18 11 (17.74%) Active Directory
18 11 (17.74%) Razor View Engine
18 11 (17.74%) ASP.NET MVC 3

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 6 (9.68%) IIS
2 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (14.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) SAN
1 4 (6.45%) Firewall
2 1 (1.61%) LDAP
2 1 (1.61%) SNMP
2 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (45.16%) SQL Server 2005
3 13 (20.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (19.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (19.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (14.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (9.68%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (4.84%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (4.84%) MySQL
8 2 (3.23%) OLTP
8 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (1.61%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (1.61%) MS Access
9 1 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (1.61%) SAP BW
9 1 (1.61%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.61%) Selenium
1 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 14 (22.58%) Finance
2 3 (4.84%) Retail
3 1 (1.61%) Marketing
3 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.61%) Advertising
3 1 (1.61%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 33 (53.23%) Developer
2 17 (27.42%) Analyst
3 16 (25.81%) Applications Support
4 14 (22.58%) Support Analyst
5 12 (19.35%) Service Analyst
6 11 (17.74%) Service Desk Analyst
7 9 (14.52%) C# Developer
7 9 (14.52%) DBA
8 8 (12.90%) SQL DBA
9 7 (11.29%) .NET Developer
10 6 (9.68%) SQL Developer
10 6 (9.68%) Senior Web Developer
10 6 (9.68%) ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (9.68%) Web Developer
10 6 (9.68%) .NET Web Developer
10 6 (9.68%) Senior .NET Developer
10 6 (9.68%) Senior Developer
10 6 (9.68%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (9.68%) Senior .NET Web Developer
11 4 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (67.74%) .NET
2 26 (41.94%) .NET Framework
3 25 (40.32%) ASP.NET
4 22 (35.48%) ASP.NET MVC
5 18 (29.03%) jQuery
6 17 (27.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 15 (24.19%) HTML
8 12 (19.35%) LINQ
9 11 (17.74%) CSS
9 11 (17.74%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 11 (17.74%) Razor View Engine
10 7 (11.29%) Ajax
11 6 (9.68%) Web Services
12 5 (8.06%) XML
12 5 (8.06%) WCF
12 5 (8.06%) HTML5
12 5 (8.06%) AngularJS
12 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 5 (8.06%) CSS3
13 3 (4.84%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) Clustering
2 3 (4.84%) Replication
3 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.61%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (40.32%) Windows
2 19 (30.65%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (20.97%) Windows 7
4 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (6.45%) Windows XP
6 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.61%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.10%) MVC
2 15 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (16.13%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (8.06%) MVVM
4 5 (8.06%) TDD
4 5 (8.06%) ITIL
5 4 (6.45%) Load Balancing
6 3 (4.84%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (4.84%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.23%) CRM
7 2 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (3.23%) Workflow
7 2 (3.23%) Performance Improvement
8 1 (1.61%) Database Security
8 1 (1.61%) High Availability
8 1 (1.61%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.61%) Scrum
8 1 (1.61%) Software Engineering
8 1 (1.61%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (46.77%) C#
2 20 (32.26%) SQL
3 12 (19.35%) JavaScript
4 11 (17.74%) T-SQL
5 8 (12.90%) VB.NET
6 4 (6.45%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.61%) VB
7 1 (1.61%) PHP
7 1 (1.61%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (22.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (14.52%) MCP
3 6 (9.68%) Degree
4 4 (6.45%) MCSE
5 1 (1.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (25.81%) SLA
2 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 11 (17.74%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 4 (6.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) Tivoli
1 2 (3.23%) SCCM
2 1 (1.61%) WMI
Vendors
1 16 (25.81%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.45%) Citrix
3 3 (4.84%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.23%) SAP
4 2 (3.23%) Sage
4 2 (3.23%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.61%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.61%) Remedy
5 1 (1.61%) ServiceNow
Swindon, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
KDR
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago