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

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 32 33 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -22
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 13 12 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 4.69% 5.74% 17.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.11% 12.37% 37.72%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 43
Average salary £48,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £35,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
SQL Server 2008
Warwickshire

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 Warwick region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Warwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
117 97 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 42.24% 46.41% 46.72%
Number of salaries quoted 105 96 112
Average salary £47,500 £39,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.79% +16.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £49,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +2.56%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwick

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Warwick

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Warwick

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Warwick

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Warwick

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Warwick region over the 3 months to 7 May 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Warwick

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwick

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT jobs across the Warwick 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 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (88.46%) SQL
3 19 (73.08%) Microsoft
4 17 (65.38%) C#
4 17 (65.38%) .NET
5 16 (61.54%) Windows
6 12 (46.15%) Visual Studio
6 12 (46.15%) ASP.NET
6 12 (46.15%) CSS
6 12 (46.15%) HTML
6 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
6 12 (46.15%) VB.NET
6 12 (46.15%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (42.31%) Relational Database
7 11 (42.31%) CSS3
7 11 (42.31%) MVC
7 11 (42.31%) WCF
7 11 (42.31%) jQuery
7 11 (42.31%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (42.31%) HTML5
7 11 (42.31%) T-SQL
7 11 (42.31%) Web Services
7 11 (42.31%) Oracle
7 11 (42.31%) OO
8 10 (38.46%) MSMQ
8 10 (38.46%) PL/SQL
8 10 (38.46%) LINQ
8 10 (38.46%) Oracle Database 11g
8 10 (38.46%) WF
8 10 (38.46%) Marketing

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Warwick by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT jobs across the Warwick 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 3 (11.54%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (46.15%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (42.31%) Relational Database
4 10 (38.46%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (38.46%) Oracle Database
5 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (26.92%) RDBMS
6 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (3.85%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (3.85%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 12 (46.15%) Visual Studio
2 4 (15.38%) JIRA
3 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.85%) Subversion
4 1 (3.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (38.46%) Marketing
2 7 (26.92%) Billing
3 1 (3.85%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Developer
2 12 (46.15%) Lead Developer
3 11 (42.31%) Analyst
4 7 (26.92%) Data Analyst
5 6 (23.08%) Applications Support
6 4 (15.38%) Support Analyst
6 4 (15.38%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Lead C# Developer
7 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Applications Support Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.85%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (65.38%) .NET
2 12 (46.15%) ASP.NET
2 12 (46.15%) CSS
2 12 (46.15%) HTML
3 11 (42.31%) CSS3
3 11 (42.31%) WCF
3 11 (42.31%) jQuery
3 11 (42.31%) ASP.NET MVC
3 11 (42.31%) HTML5
3 11 (42.31%) Web Services
4 10 (38.46%) MSMQ
4 10 (38.46%) LINQ
4 10 (38.46%) WF
4 10 (38.46%) .NET Remoting
5 1 (3.85%) Ajax
5 1 (3.85%) Silverlight
5 1 (3.85%) DHTML
5 1 (3.85%) XML
5 1 (3.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 16 (61.54%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) MVC
1 11 (42.31%) OO
2 7 (26.92%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
5 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 2 (7.69%) Mobile Development
5 2 (7.69%) Software Delivery
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.85%) Project Management
6 1 (3.85%) SOA
6 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 23 (88.46%) SQL
2 17 (65.38%) C#
3 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 12 (46.15%) VB.NET
4 11 (42.31%) T-SQL
5 10 (38.46%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.85%) XPath
6 1 (3.85%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) SLA
Vendors
1 19 (73.08%) Microsoft
2 11 (42.31%) Oracle
3 4 (15.38%) Cognos
4 1 (3.85%) Telerik