The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Thames Valley 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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank - - 10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley - - 9.76%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £76,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
SQL Server 2008
South East

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 Thames Valley region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Thames Valley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
7 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 36.84% 22.22% 14.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 6
Average salary £65,000 £77,500 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.12% +6.89%
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 the Thames Valley

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in the Thames Valley