The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 34 40 18
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -22
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 21 21 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 5.72% 4.57% 15.07%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.58% 13.64% 30.99%
Number of salaries quoted 21 17 49
Average salary £52,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
SQL Server 2008
Cheshire

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 Warrington region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
144 154 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 39.24% 33.48% 48.63%
Number of salaries quoted 135 123 146
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Warrington

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Warrington

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 59 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 48 (81.36%) SQL
3 40 (67.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 37 (62.71%) Finance
5 35 (59.32%) Microsoft
6 29 (49.15%) Business Intelligence
7 25 (42.37%) Resource Management
8 24 (40.68%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (32.20%) .NET
9 19 (32.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 15 (25.42%) SQL Server 2012
11 14 (23.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 14 (23.73%) C#
12 12 (20.34%) T-SQL
13 11 (18.64%) Waterfall
13 11 (18.64%) Web Services
13 11 (18.64%) SharePoint
14 9 (15.25%) Web Development
15 8 (13.56%) ETL
15 8 (13.56%) Windows
15 8 (13.56%) Performance Tuning
16 7 (11.86%) MS Excel
16 7 (11.86%) TDD
16 7 (11.86%) Team Foundation Server
17 6 (10.17%) Database Tuning
17 6 (10.17%) Data Warehouse
17 6 (10.17%) OO
17 6 (10.17%) IIS
17 6 (10.17%) Visual Studio
17 6 (10.17%) VB

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 11 (18.64%) SharePoint
2 6 (10.17%) IIS
3 3 (5.08%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (5.08%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (5.08%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (3.39%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (11.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.47%) DHCP
1 5 (8.47%) DMZ
1 5 (8.47%) DNS
1 5 (8.47%) Firewall
1 5 (8.47%) VLAN
1 5 (8.47%) VoIP
1 5 (8.47%) VPN
2 3 (5.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 40 (67.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (32.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (25.42%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (23.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (10.17%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (5.08%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.69%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 7 (11.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (10.17%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.08%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.08%) Mercurial
General
1 37 (62.71%) Finance
2 5 (8.47%) Advertising
2 5 (8.47%) Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (59.32%) Developer
2 21 (35.59%) SQL Developer
3 14 (23.73%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 14 (23.73%) Lead Developer
3 14 (23.73%) Senior Developer
3 14 (23.73%) Senior SQL Developer
4 13 (22.03%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
4 13 (22.03%) SQL BI Developer
5 12 (20.34%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 12 (20.34%) Development Manager
6 11 (18.64%) .NET Developer
6 11 (18.64%) Software Development Manager
6 11 (18.64%) Software Manager
7 7 (11.86%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (11.86%) C# Developer
8 5 (8.47%) Database Developer
8 5 (8.47%) ETL Developer
8 5 (8.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (8.47%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (6.78%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (32.20%) .NET
2 11 (18.64%) Web Services
3 5 (8.47%) CSS
3 5 (8.47%) HTML
3 5 (8.47%) jQuery
3 5 (8.47%) WCF
4 3 (5.08%) AngularJS
4 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET
4 3 (5.08%) CSS3
4 3 (5.08%) HTML5
5 2 (3.39%) .NET Framework
5 2 (3.39%) Ajax
5 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (3.39%) Entity Framework
5 2 (3.39%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (3.39%) LINQ
5 2 (3.39%) Modernizr
5 2 (3.39%) RESTful
5 2 (3.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (8.47%) Computer Science
1 5 (8.47%) N-Tier
2 3 (5.08%) User Experience
3 2 (3.39%) Clustering
3 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.39%) Replication
3 2 (3.39%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.56%) Windows
2 6 (10.17%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (49.15%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (42.37%) Resource Management
3 24 (40.68%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (18.64%) Waterfall
5 9 (15.25%) Web Development
6 8 (13.56%) ETL
6 8 (13.56%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (11.86%) TDD
8 6 (10.17%) Database Tuning
8 6 (10.17%) OO
9 5 (8.47%) SOA
10 4 (6.78%) Scrum
10 4 (6.78%) Unit Testing
11 3 (5.08%) CRM
11 3 (5.08%) ERP
11 3 (5.08%) ETL Development
11 3 (5.08%) Information Management
11 3 (5.08%) MVC
11 3 (5.08%) Technical Architecture
12 2 (3.39%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 48 (81.36%) SQL
2 14 (23.73%) C#
3 12 (20.34%) T-SQL
4 6 (10.17%) VB
4 6 (10.17%) VB.NET
5 5 (8.47%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (8.47%) Degree
2 4 (6.78%) CCA
2 4 (6.78%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (3.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.69%) MCITP
4 1 (1.69%) MCPD
4 1 (1.69%) MCTS
4 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (8.47%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.78%) XenApp
3 2 (3.39%) VMware ESX
3 2 (3.39%) vSphere
4 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 35 (59.32%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.78%) Citrix
3 3 (5.08%) Cognos
3 3 (5.08%) Hyperion
4 2 (3.39%) VMware