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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 4 - 13
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 23 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 23.23% - 4.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 53.49% - 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 23 0 0
Average salary £42,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,625 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -
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
43 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 43.43% 24.14% 20.45%
Number of salaries quoted 42 7 5
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £42,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the West Bromwich region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in West Bromwich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the West Bromwich region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in West Bromwich

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Bromwich

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Bromwich 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 31 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (90.32%) SQL
2 28 (90.32%) ETL
2 28 (90.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 25 (80.65%) Patch Management
3 25 (80.65%) SQL Server 2012
3 25 (80.65%) T-SQL
4 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (19.35%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
5 5 (16.13%) Windows
5 5 (16.13%) Clustering
6 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (9.68%) QlikView
6 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
6 3 (9.68%) Finance
6 3 (9.68%) Power BI
7 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
7 2 (6.45%) Toad
7 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (6.45%) PuTTY
7 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (3.23%) Database Mirroring
8 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Bromwich 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (90.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 25 (80.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (9.68%) Power BI
5 3 (9.68%) QlikView
5 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (6.45%) Toad
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (90.32%) DBA
1 28 (90.32%) SQL DBA
2 11 (35.48%) SQL Server DBA
3 3 (9.68%) Administrator
3 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (9.68%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Clustering
2 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (90.32%) ETL
2 25 (80.65%) Patch Management
3 6 (19.35%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.23%) Database Mirroring
Programming Languages
1 28 (90.32%) SQL
2 25 (80.65%) T-SQL
3 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) Red Hat