The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 20 - 10
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 6 0 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 4.88% - 24.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.53% - 44.78%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 30
Average salary £20,000 - £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server 2008
Manchester

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 Wigan region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
57 22 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 46.34% 52.38% 55.37%
Number of salaries quoted 33 17 66
Average salary £28,000 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.84% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,500 £42,253
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Wigan

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Wigan

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Wigan region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Wigan

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Degree
3 5 (71.43%) C#
3 5 (71.43%) .NET
3 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
4 4 (57.14%) VB.NET
4 4 (57.14%) RDBMS
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
4 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
4 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
4 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
5 3 (42.86%) HTML
5 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 3 (42.86%) CSS
6 2 (28.57%) XML
6 2 (28.57%) XHTML
6 2 (28.57%) WinForms
6 2 (28.57%) Ajax
6 2 (28.57%) WPF
6 2 (28.57%) HTML5
6 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
6 2 (28.57%) NHS
6 2 (28.57%) Informatics
6 2 (28.57%) Web Development
6 2 (28.57%) Analytics

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
2 4 (57.14%) RDBMS
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (28.57%) QlikView
3 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Junior Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Junior
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Business Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) XHTML
3 2 (28.57%) WinForms
3 2 (28.57%) Ajax
3 2 (28.57%) WPF
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) REST
4 1 (14.29%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) Health Informatics
2 2 (28.57%) Data Structures
2 2 (28.57%) NHS
2 2 (28.57%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Web Development
2 2 (28.57%) Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) VB.NET
4 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft