The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Westminster region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 8 12 7
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 1 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 5.00% 5.88% 15.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 25.00% 9.52% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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 Westminster region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Westminster
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
4 21 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 20.00% 61.76% 52.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3 18 10
Average salary £40,000 £25,000 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -51.92%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Westminster

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Westminster

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Westminster

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Westminster

SQL Server 2008
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Westminster

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Westminster 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Access
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Westminster by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Westminster 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 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) MS Access
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Excel Developer
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft