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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 48 33 30
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 18 28 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 2.98% 5.31% 6.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.87% 16.97% 17.01%
Number of salaries quoted 16 26 27
Average salary £38,000 £33,750 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.59% -7.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
203 165 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 33.61% 31.31% 37.09%
Number of salaries quoted 191 156 169
Average salary £38,517 £42,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,952 £25,500 £28,088
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £59,000
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 2 July 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Swindon

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 40 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (55.00%) SQL
2 22 (55.00%) Microsoft
3 19 (47.50%) .NET
3 19 (47.50%) Windows
4 17 (42.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (37.50%) ASP.NET
6 15 (37.50%) C#
6 15 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 13 (32.50%) MVC
8 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
10 10 (25.00%) Web Services
10 10 (25.00%) jQuery
10 10 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 10 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
11 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 8 (20.00%) .NET Framework
13 7 (17.50%) Finance
13 7 (17.50%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (17.50%) T-SQL
13 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
13 7 (17.50%) PowerShell
13 7 (17.50%) Ajax
14 6 (15.00%) TDD
14 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 (12.50%) IIS
1 5 (12.50%) Site Server
2 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) DHCP
1 5 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (2.50%) SAN
2 1 (2.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (42.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (7.50%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (7.50%) SAP BW
8 2 (5.00%) SQL CLR
9 1 (2.50%) QlikView
9 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
9 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (10.00%) NUnit
3 2 (5.00%) JIRA
3 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.00%) Bitbucket
3 2 (5.00%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 7 (17.50%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Marketing
3 2 (5.00%) Back Office
4 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (45.00%) Developer
2 10 (25.00%) DBA
2 10 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 8 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 8 (20.00%) SQL DBA
3 8 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (15.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (15.00%) SQL Server DBA
5 5 (12.50%) Administrator
5 5 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
5 5 (12.50%) Senior Technical Specialist
5 5 (12.50%) Senior DBA
6 4 (10.00%) Server Administrator
6 4 (10.00%) Senior SQL DBA
6 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Senior Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Business Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (47.50%) .NET
2 15 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 10 (25.00%) Web Services
3 10 (25.00%) jQuery
4 8 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 7 (17.50%) Ajax
6 6 (15.00%) HTML
6 6 (15.00%) XML
6 6 (15.00%) CSS
6 6 (15.00%) WCF
6 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (12.50%) JSON
8 4 (10.00%) Entity Framework
8 4 (10.00%) SOAP
8 4 (10.00%) Razor View Engine
8 4 (10.00%) LINQ
9 3 (7.50%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (7.50%) MDX
10 2 (5.00%) WPF
11 1 (2.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) User Experience
2 2 (5.00%) Replication
3 1 (2.50%) Clustering
3 1 (2.50%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.50%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (47.50%) Windows
2 16 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) MVC
2 10 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (17.50%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (15.00%) TDD
5 6 (15.00%) Performance Improvement
6 4 (10.00%) Waterfall
6 4 (10.00%) SOA
6 4 (10.00%) ETL
6 4 (10.00%) Scrum
7 3 (7.50%) Data Migration
7 3 (7.50%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (7.50%) Migration
7 3 (7.50%) Project Planning
7 3 (7.50%) SDLC
8 2 (5.00%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.00%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.50%) Business Analysis
9 1 (2.50%) Web Development
9 1 (2.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (55.00%) SQL
2 15 (37.50%) C#
3 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
4 7 (17.50%) PowerShell
4 7 (17.50%) T-SQL
5 6 (15.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.00%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) MCP
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (5.00%) Degree
1 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 5 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 5 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) Business Objects
2 3 (7.50%) SAP
2 3 (7.50%) Google
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle
3 2 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.50%) Tableau
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