The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tamworth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 17 6 13
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 5 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tamworth 8.20% 26.67% 9.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 17.24% 50.00% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 4
Average salary £45,000 £38,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.12% +3.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server 2008
Staffordshire

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 Tamworth region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Tamworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
29 8 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tamworth 47.54% 53.33% 54.76%
Number of salaries quoted 29 8 23
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +22.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Tamworth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Tamworth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Tamworth

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Tamworth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Tamworth region.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Tamworth

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Tamworth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Tamworth region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Tamworth

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tamworth

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Tamworth 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 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
4 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (37.50%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Vista
5 2 (25.00%) Wiki
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (25.00%) Service Management
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
5 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (25.00%) MS Office
5 2 (25.00%) XML
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (12.50%) MySQL
6 1 (12.50%) Migration
6 1 (12.50%) Replication

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Tamworth by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Tamworth 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 3 (37.50%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Project Manager
3 2 (25.00%) MI Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) DBA
4 1 (12.50%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Wiki
2 1 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Vista
1 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) Service Management
2 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft