The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Tamworth region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 7 12 6
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 2 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tamworth 14.29% 5.88% 37.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 22.22% 20.00% 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 6
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Tamworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
9 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tamworth 64.29% 29.41% 68.75%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 10
Average salary £38,000 £30,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.59% -12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SQL Server 2008
Staffordshire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tamworth

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Data Mining
4 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (40.00%) OLTP
4 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (40.00%) OLAP
4 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (40.00%) MDX
4 2 (40.00%) PerformancePoint
4 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (20.00%) Wiki
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
5 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (20.00%) MS Office
5 1 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (20.00%) Service Management

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Tamworth by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (40.00%) Data Mining
3 2 (40.00%) OLTP
3 2 (40.00%) OLAP
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (40.00%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Excel Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Data Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Analyst Developer
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Report Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) MDX
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft