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

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 48 32 42
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 12 27 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 2.29% 5.39% 2.66%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.84% 18.00% 9.35%
Number of salaries quoted 11 26 12
Average salary £42,500 £33,375 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.34% -11.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,820 £28,000 £35,150
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £39,500 £46,500
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
153 150 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 29.20% 29.94% 28.43%
Number of salaries quoted 138 145 128
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,050 £28,088
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £62,950
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +2.56%

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 7 May 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Swindon

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 7 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 39 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (64.10%) SQL
3 24 (61.54%) Microsoft
4 21 (53.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 20 (51.28%) Windows
6 19 (48.72%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (43.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 17 (43.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (43.59%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (38.46%) SQL Server 2005
8 15 (38.46%) Performance Tuning
9 14 (35.90%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (28.21%) .NET
10 11 (28.21%) Performance Improvement
11 10 (25.64%) C#
11 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET
12 9 (23.08%) MVC
12 9 (23.08%) Finance
13 8 (20.51%) MS Excel
14 7 (17.95%) CSS
14 7 (17.95%) HTML
14 7 (17.95%) VB.NET
15 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
15 6 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
15 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
15 6 (15.38%) jQuery
15 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 6 (15.38%) Ajax
16 5 (12.82%) SCCM
16 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 7 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 (12.82%) Site Server
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (20.51%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) DHCP
1 5 (12.82%) DNS
2 2 (5.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (53.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 17 (43.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (43.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (38.46%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (10.26%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (10.26%) SAP BW
7 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
8 1 (2.56%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (2.56%) QlikView
8 1 (2.56%) OLTP
8 1 (2.56%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Banking
2 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) DBA
2 12 (30.77%) SQL DBA
3 11 (28.21%) SQL Server DBA
3 11 (28.21%) Developer
4 9 (23.08%) Administrator
5 6 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 6 (15.38%) Server Administrator
6 5 (12.82%) Senior Technical Specialist
6 5 (12.82%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (12.82%) Analyst
6 5 (12.82%) .NET Developer
6 5 (12.82%) C# Developer
6 5 (12.82%) Technical Specialist
7 4 (10.26%) Senior C# Developer
7 4 (10.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 3 (7.69%) Senior DBA
9 2 (5.13%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) Field Engineer
9 2 (5.13%) SAP Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.21%) .NET
2 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET
3 7 (17.95%) CSS
3 7 (17.95%) HTML
4 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (15.38%) jQuery
4 6 (15.38%) Ajax
5 5 (12.82%) Web Services
6 3 (7.69%) .NET Framework
7 2 (5.13%) XML
7 2 (5.13%) LINQ
7 2 (5.13%) Entity Framework
8 1 (2.56%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (2.56%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.56%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.13%) Replication
2 2 (5.13%) Clustering
3 1 (2.56%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.56%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (51.28%) Windows
2 19 (48.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (43.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (35.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.56%) UNIX
5 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (38.46%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (28.21%) Performance Improvement
3 9 (23.08%) MVC
4 6 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (7.69%) Business Analysis
5 3 (7.69%) Data Migration
5 3 (7.69%) Project Planning
5 3 (7.69%) ETL
5 3 (7.69%) Migration
6 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.13%) Database Security
6 2 (5.13%) Waterfall
7 1 (2.56%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 25 (64.10%) SQL
2 10 (25.64%) C#
3 7 (17.95%) VB.NET
4 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 5 (12.82%) PowerShell
6 3 (7.69%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (10.26%) MCP
2 2 (5.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) SCCM
1 5 (12.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 24 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.26%) Business Objects
2 4 (10.26%) SAP
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle
4 1 (2.56%) Tableau
4 1 (2.56%) Google
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago