The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Bromwich region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 15 9 17
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 1 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 1.43% 8.70% 2.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.00% 44.44% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Median salary £42,000 £37,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +36.36%
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.91%
SQL Server 2008
West Midlands

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 West Bromwich region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Bromwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
10 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 14.29% 19.57% 11.90%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 2
Median salary £47,500 £37,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% +36.36%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

The demand trend of job ads across the West Bromwich region citing SQL Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in West Bromwich

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in West Bromwich

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Bromwich

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Bromwich region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (91.67%) ETL
2 22 (91.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (87.50%) SQL
4 19 (79.17%) T-SQL
4 19 (79.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 19 (79.17%) Patch Management
5 6 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (20.83%) Clustering
6 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 4 (16.67%) Windows
8 3 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
8 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (12.50%) QlikView
8 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (12.50%) Power BI
9 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (8.33%) Finance
9 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
10 1 (4.17%) Toad
10 1 (4.17%) Linux
10 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
10 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (4.17%) Database Mirroring
10 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (4.17%) PuTTY

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in West Bromwich by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (91.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (79.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (12.50%) Power BI
5 3 (12.50%) QlikView
5 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (4.17%) Toad
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (87.50%) DBA
1 21 (87.50%) SQL DBA
2 5 (20.83%) SQL Server DBA
3 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Clustering
2 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (91.67%) ETL
2 19 (79.17%) Patch Management
3 6 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.17%) Database Mirroring
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) SQL
2 19 (79.17%) T-SQL
3 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Red Hat