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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 52 40 34
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 9 25 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.79% 4.91% 4.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.96% 16.13% 13.13%
Number of salaries quoted 9 24 19
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -10.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £41,000 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
151 155 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 30.02% 30.45% 32.00%
Number of salaries quoted 139 149 142
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £28,088
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £47,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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 29 May 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Swindon

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 38 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (65.79%) SQL
3 22 (57.89%) Microsoft
4 20 (52.63%) Windows
5 19 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (47.37%) SQL Server 2012
7 17 (44.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 16 (42.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 15 (39.47%) Performance Tuning
9 15 (39.47%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (34.21%) SQL Server 2005
11 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (31.58%) .NET
12 10 (26.32%) MVC
12 10 (26.32%) C#
12 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET
13 9 (23.68%) Performance Improvement
14 8 (21.05%) VB.NET
14 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
14 8 (21.05%) Finance
15 7 (18.42%) HTML
15 7 (18.42%) CSS
15 7 (18.42%) PowerShell
15 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET MVC
16 6 (15.79%) Ajax
16 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
17 5 (13.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
17 5 (13.16%) Site Server
17 5 (13.16%) T-SQL

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 5 (13.16%) Site Server
2 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) DHCP
1 5 (13.16%) DNS
2 1 (2.63%) SAN
2 1 (2.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (47.37%) SQL Server 2012
3 17 (44.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (42.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (34.21%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (7.89%) SAP BW
7 3 (7.89%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (5.26%) SQL CLR
8 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database
8 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (2.63%) OLTP
9 1 (2.63%) OLAP
9 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (2.63%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (2.63%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (21.05%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.63%) Banking
2 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (39.47%) DBA
2 12 (31.58%) SQL DBA
3 11 (28.95%) Developer
4 10 (26.32%) SQL Server DBA
5 8 (21.05%) Administrator
6 6 (15.79%) Server Administrator
6 6 (15.79%) Senior Developer
7 5 (13.16%) .NET Developer
7 5 (13.16%) C# Developer
7 5 (13.16%) Technical Specialist
7 5 (13.16%) Senior DBA
7 5 (13.16%) Senior Technical Specialist
7 5 (13.16%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (10.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (10.53%) Senior C# Developer
8 4 (10.53%) Senior SQL DBA
9 3 (7.89%) Analyst
9 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 2 (5.26%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
10 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (31.58%) .NET
2 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET
3 7 (18.42%) HTML
3 7 (18.42%) CSS
3 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (15.79%) Ajax
5 5 (13.16%) Web Services
5 5 (13.16%) jQuery
6 3 (7.89%) .NET Framework
6 3 (7.89%) LINQ
6 3 (7.89%) Entity Framework
7 2 (5.26%) XML
8 1 (2.63%) JSON
8 1 (2.63%) MDX
8 1 (2.63%) WCF
8 1 (2.63%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (2.63%) REST
8 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.89%) Replication
3 2 (5.26%) Clustering
4 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 20 (52.63%) Windows
2 19 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (39.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.63%) UNIX
5 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (26.32%) MVC
3 9 (23.68%) Performance Improvement
4 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (7.89%) Migration
5 3 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.89%) Project Planning
5 3 (7.89%) Data Migration
5 3 (7.89%) Waterfall
6 2 (5.26%) SDLC
6 2 (5.26%) Business Analysis
6 2 (5.26%) ETL
7 1 (2.63%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (2.63%) Database Security
7 1 (2.63%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 25 (65.79%) SQL
2 10 (26.32%) C#
3 8 (21.05%) VB.NET
4 7 (18.42%) PowerShell
5 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
6 5 (13.16%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) MCP
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) DV Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 5 (13.16%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) SAP
2 3 (7.89%) Business Objects
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle
3 1 (2.63%) Google
3 1 (2.63%) Tableau
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