The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wokingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 23 22 11
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -11
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 1 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 1.32% 4.55% 15.05%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.86% 14.81% 35.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 11
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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 Wokingham region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Wokingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
35 27 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 46.05% 30.68% 43.01%
Number of salaries quoted 35 26 36
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Wokingham

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Wokingham

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Wokingham

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Wokingham

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Wokingham 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%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) GAMP
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
1 7 (100.00%) V-Model
1 7 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 7 (100.00%) HTML5
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (85.71%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) Internet
3 5 (71.43%) RIA
4 3 (42.86%) NHibernate
4 3 (42.86%) Hibernate
5 2 (28.57%) A+ Certification
5 2 (28.57%) VC++
6 1 (14.29%) MS Office

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Wokingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Wokingham 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 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 7 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) Software Developer
2 6 (85.71%) .NET Developer
3 5 (71.43%) C# Developer
3 5 (71.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (71.43%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET Programmer
4 4 (57.14%) C# Programmer
4 4 (57.14%) .NET Programmer
4 4 (57.14%) Software Programmer
4 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (57.14%) Programmer
5 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
5 2 (28.57%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (28.57%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (28.57%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 7 (100.00%) HTML5
2 3 (42.86%) Hibernate
2 3 (42.86%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (71.43%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
1 7 (100.00%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) VC++
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) GAMP
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft