The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 42 28 11
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -17
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 10 15 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 3.27% 5.64% 16.03%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.46% 11.03% 36.89%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 37
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
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 Worcestershire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
134 136 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 43.79% 51.13% 43.46%
Number of salaries quoted 130 120 93
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Worcestershire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Redditch -3 5 £36,500 +10.60%
Worcester -10 2 £45,000 +38.46%
Malvern - 2 £52,500 -
Bromsgrove - 1 £37,500 -
SQL Server 2008
West Midlands

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 25 (80.65%) SQL
3 20 (64.52%) .NET
3 20 (64.52%) ASP.NET
4 19 (61.29%) CSS
4 19 (61.29%) JavaScript
4 19 (61.29%) Microsoft
5 17 (54.84%) MS Excel
5 17 (54.84%) jQuery
6 14 (45.16%) SQL Server 2012
7 13 (41.94%) C#
7 13 (41.94%) HTML
8 12 (38.71%) Backbone.js
8 12 (38.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 12 (38.71%) Apple iOS
9 11 (35.48%) SaaS
9 11 (35.48%) Software Engineering
10 10 (32.26%) T-SQL
11 9 (29.03%) SQL Server 2005
12 8 (25.81%) Ajax
13 7 (22.58%) Objective-C
13 7 (22.58%) Finance
13 7 (22.58%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (19.35%) VB.NET
14 6 (19.35%) Web Services
14 6 (19.35%) XML
14 6 (19.35%) MVC
14 6 (19.35%) .NET Framework
14 6 (19.35%) WCF
14 6 (19.35%) WPF

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 5 (16.13%) Node.js
2 2 (6.45%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (54.84%) MS Excel
2 5 (16.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Agresso
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (35.48%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (45.16%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (29.03%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (22.58%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (16.13%) Star Schema
5 5 (16.13%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (16.13%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (16.13%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (16.13%) BODI
5 5 (16.13%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 5 (16.13%) SAP Data Services
6 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (6.45%) SAP BI
7 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (93.55%) Developer
2 16 (51.61%) .NET Developer
3 11 (35.48%) C# Developer
3 11 (35.48%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (25.81%) SQL Developer
5 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Developer
6 5 (16.13%) Business Objects Developer
6 5 (16.13%) Business Developer
7 4 (12.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (9.68%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
9 2 (6.45%) Junior
9 2 (6.45%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (6.45%) Junior C# Developer
9 2 (6.45%) Junior .NET Developer
9 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 2 (6.45%) Junior Developer
9 2 (6.45%) Junior C# .NET Developer
10 1 (3.23%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (64.52%) .NET
1 20 (64.52%) ASP.NET
2 19 (61.29%) CSS
3 17 (54.84%) jQuery
4 13 (41.94%) HTML
5 12 (38.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 12 (38.71%) Backbone.js
6 8 (25.81%) Ajax
7 6 (19.35%) .NET Framework
7 6 (19.35%) JSON
7 6 (19.35%) WCF
7 6 (19.35%) WPF
7 6 (19.35%) Web Services
7 6 (19.35%) XML
7 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (16.13%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (16.13%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Computer Science
1 5 (16.13%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.23%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 12 (38.71%) Apple iOS
2 6 (19.35%) Android
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Software Engineering
2 6 (19.35%) Android Development
2 6 (19.35%) Mobile Development
2 6 (19.35%) MVC
3 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (16.13%) OO
3 5 (16.13%) Data Modelling
3 5 (16.13%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (16.13%) Web Development
3 5 (16.13%) Mobile Application Development
4 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.45%) Project Management
5 2 (6.45%) Analytics
6 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.23%) High Availability
6 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.23%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 25 (80.65%) SQL
2 19 (61.29%) JavaScript
3 13 (41.94%) C#
4 10 (32.26%) T-SQL
5 7 (22.58%) Objective-C
6 6 (19.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
Vendors
1 19 (61.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) Oracle
3 2 (6.45%) SAP
3 2 (6.45%) Cognos