The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Windsor region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 37 17 38
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +21
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 2 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Windsor 1.39% 8.33% 1.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.06% 17.95% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 2
Average salary £27,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.10% +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server 2008
Berkshire

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 Windsor region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Windsor
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
33 39 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Windsor 22.92% 46.43% 40.98%
Number of salaries quoted 33 30 72
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Windsor

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Windsor

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Windsor

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Windsor

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Windsor

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Windsor 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) WF

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Windsor by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Windsor 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 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Lead Developer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) WF
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Python
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft