The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 9 July 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 Taunton region.

Location
3 months to
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 24 - 11
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 3 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 3.09% - 15.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.54% - 28.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 9
Average salary £38,500 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
26 12 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 26.80% 27.91% 53.33%
Number of salaries quoted 26 11 32
Average salary £32,000 £30,500 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.91% -3.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £29,300 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £34,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
SQL Server 2008
Somerset

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Taunton

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT jobs across the Taunton 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
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (20.00%) Service Management
5 1 (20.00%) ITSM
5 1 (20.00%) Data Security
5 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (20.00%) ETL
5 1 (20.00%) DHCP
5 1 (20.00%) DNS
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) UML
5 1 (20.00%) MCSE
5 1 (20.00%) CSS
5 1 (20.00%) Web Services

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) K2 blackpearl
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (20.00%) DBA
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
1 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) XSL
4 1 (20.00%) XSLT
4 1 (20.00%) WCF
4 1 (20.00%) Silverlight
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM
2 1 (20.00%) Data Security
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VBScript
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) VB6
3 1 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) MCSD
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Veeam
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix