The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 41 37
Rank change year-on-year 0 -4  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 22 38 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 4.26% 5.51% 6.02%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.34% 13.10% 13.67%
Number of salaries quoted 22 33 38
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.20% +3.75%  

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 194 290 278
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 37.52% 42.03% 44.06%
Number of salaries quoted 156 265 252
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -2.59%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,700 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in Staffordshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in Staffordshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2008 in Staffordshire

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +15 19 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Lichfield - 2 £42,500 -
Burton-upon-Trent +9 1 £55,000 +67.93%
SQL Server 2008
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 52 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 40 (76.92%) .NET
3 39 (75.00%) C#
4 36 (69.23%) WPF
5 30 (57.69%) Microservices
5 30 (57.69%) SOLID
5 30 (57.69%) TDD
5 30 (57.69%) MySQL
6 27 (51.92%) Line Management
7 25 (48.08%) HTML
8 21 (40.38%) CSS
9 20 (38.46%) ASP.NET Web API
10 19 (36.54%) Mentoring
10 19 (36.54%) E-Commerce
11 18 (34.62%) Electronics
12 16 (30.77%) SQL
13 15 (28.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 13 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (25.00%) SDLC
15 12 (23.08%) Microsoft
15 12 (23.08%) T-SQL
16 11 (21.15%) Visual Studio
17 10 (19.23%) JavaScript
18 9 (17.31%) Windows
18 9 (17.31%) Performance Tuning
18 9 (17.31%) WCF
18 9 (17.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 7 (13.46%) MVC
20 6 (11.54%) VB.NET
20 6 (11.54%) Performance Analysis

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.77%) IIS
2 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.85%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.92%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.92%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) SaaS
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) ISDN
1 2 (3.85%) LAN
1 2 (3.85%) VoIP
1 2 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 30 (57.69%) MySQL
3 15 (28.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (17.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (11.54%) Relational Database
6 5 (9.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (3.85%) OLTP
8 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 11 (21.15%) Visual Studio
2 4 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (34.62%) Electronics
2 2 (3.85%) French Language
3 1 (1.92%) Automotive
3 1 (1.92%) Finance
3 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (80.77%) Developer
2 39 (75.00%) C# Developer
3 30 (57.69%) Full Stack Developer
4 19 (36.54%) HTML Developer
5 18 (34.62%) HTML CSS Developer
5 18 (34.62%) Senior C# Developer
5 18 (34.62%) Senior Developer
5 18 (34.62%) Senior Full Stack Developer
6 10 (19.23%) DBA
6 10 (19.23%) SQL DBA
7 8 (15.38%) .NET Developer
7 8 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (15.38%) SQL Developer
8 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 6 (11.54%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 6 (11.54%) C# WPF Developer
8 6 (11.54%) JavaScript Developer
8 6 (11.54%) T-SQL Developer
8 6 (11.54%) VB.NET Developer
8 6 (11.54%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (76.92%) .NET
2 36 (69.23%) WPF
3 25 (48.08%) HTML
4 21 (40.38%) CSS
5 20 (38.46%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (17.31%) WCF
7 5 (9.62%) HTML5
8 4 (7.69%) jQuery
9 3 (5.77%) Angular 2
9 3 (5.77%) AngularJS
10 2 (3.85%) Ajax
10 2 (3.85%) CSS3
11 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET
11 1 (1.92%) CAML
11 1 (1.92%) Kendo UI
11 1 (1.92%) KnockoutJS
11 1 (1.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (1.92%) Web Services
11 1 (1.92%) XML
11 1 (1.92%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.77%) Replication
2 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.92%) Clustering
3 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.31%) Windows
2 6 (11.54%) Windows Mobile
3 3 (5.77%) Android
4 2 (3.85%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.85%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.85%) Windows 8
4 2 (3.85%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (57.69%) Microservices
1 30 (57.69%) SOLID
1 30 (57.69%) TDD
2 27 (51.92%) Line Management
3 19 (36.54%) E-Commerce
3 19 (36.54%) Mentoring
4 13 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (25.00%) SDLC
5 9 (17.31%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (13.46%) MVC
7 6 (11.54%) Performance Analysis
8 3 (5.77%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (5.77%) CRM
8 3 (5.77%) Database Security
8 3 (5.77%) Migration
8 3 (5.77%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (5.77%) Statistics
9 2 (3.85%) API Development
9 2 (3.85%) ERP
9 2 (3.85%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 39 (75.00%) C#
2 16 (30.77%) SQL
3 12 (23.08%) T-SQL
4 10 (19.23%) JavaScript
5 6 (11.54%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.85%) VB
7 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.92%) MCPD
2 1 (1.92%) MCSD
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.85%) Mitel
2 2 (3.85%) VMware
3 1 (1.92%) Apple
3 1 (1.92%) BMC
3 1 (1.92%) Nintex
3 1 (1.92%) Remedy
3 1 (1.92%) Xamarin
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