The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire with a requirement for SQL Server 2008 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank - - 26
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire - - 6.03%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 20.34%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 12
Median salary - - £31,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

SQL Server 2008 is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Shropshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 59 33 59
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 33.15% 15.87% 29.65%
Number of salaries quoted 40 33 47
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +20.96%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Shropshire citing SQL Server 2008 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in Shropshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in Shropshire
Telford, Shropshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £35K + Excellent Benefit
Posted: 6 days ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £35K + Excellent Benefit
Posted: 6 days ago