The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 24 33 29
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 7 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 4.43% 1.81% 2.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.67% 7.55% 9.43%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 5
Average salary £55,000 £46,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.91% +15.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server 2008
London

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 Uxbridge region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Uxbridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
60 53 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 37.97% 23.98% 28.65%
Number of salaries quoted 55 48 50
Average salary £41,500 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.83% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Uxbridge

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Uxbridge

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Uxbridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Uxbridge region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Uxbridge

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Uxbridge 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 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (54.55%) SQL
3 11 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 11 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (45.45%) C#
4 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 10 (45.45%) .NET
4 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET
4 10 (45.45%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (45.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (40.91%) Visual Studio
5 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
5 9 (40.91%) DTS
5 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
5 9 (40.91%) SQL Server 2000
5 9 (40.91%) MVC
5 9 (40.91%) Software Engineering
5 9 (40.91%) Degree
5 9 (40.91%) Computer Science
5 9 (40.91%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (40.91%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (36.36%) Windows
7 7 (31.82%) HTML
7 7 (31.82%) CSS
7 7 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (27.27%) E-Commerce
8 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (22.73%) VB.NET

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Uxbridge 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 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (45.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (45.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (40.91%) DTS
4 9 (40.91%) SQL Server 2000
5 6 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Developer
2 10 (45.45%) .NET Developer
2 10 (45.45%) DBA
2 10 (45.45%) SQL DBA
3 5 (22.73%) Senior .NET Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Senior Developer
4 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Senior SQL DBA
5 3 (13.64%) Senior DBA
6 2 (9.09%) Junior
6 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Agile .NET Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Junior Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Junior .NET Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) SQL Server DBA
7 1 (4.55%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) .NET
1 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET
2 9 (40.91%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (31.82%) HTML
3 7 (31.82%) CSS
4 4 (18.18%) jQuery
5 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (9.09%) Razor View Engine
6 2 (9.09%) Backbone.js
7 1 (4.55%) XML
7 1 (4.55%) WinForms
7 1 (4.55%) NHibernate
7 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) Replication
2 2 (9.09%) Clustering
3 1 (4.55%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (22.73%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) MVC
1 9 (40.91%) Software Engineering
1 9 (40.91%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (27.27%) E-Commerce
3 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (22.73%) ERP
4 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (22.73%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (22.73%) Incident Management
4 5 (22.73%) Web Development
4 5 (22.73%) Software Architecture
5 4 (18.18%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (18.18%) Procedural Programming
5 4 (18.18%) ETL
5 4 (18.18%) OO
6 3 (13.64%) TDD
7 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
8 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
8 1 (4.55%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) SQL
2 11 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 10 (45.45%) C#
3 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 5 (22.73%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) VMware