Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Staffordshire > Stoke-on-Trent
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 24 30
Rank change year-on-year +13 +6 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 63 62 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 16.03% 11.55% 7.75%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 35.39% 23.31% 15.76%
Number of salaries quoted 61 50 28
Stoke-on-Trent median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +28.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,500 £22,875
90th Percentile £47,500 £46,750 £43,750
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% +9.38% -14.67%

SQL Server 2008 is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 178 266 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 45.29% 49.53% 49.15%
Number of salaries quoted 161 239 168
Stoke-on-Trent median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,250 £26,150 £22,000
90th Percentile £50,000 £55,000 £53,750
Staffordshire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Job postings citing SQL Server 2008 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in Stoke-on-Trent

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in Stoke-on-Trent

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in Stoke-on-Trent over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2008 in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 63 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 32 (50.79%) .NET
3 28 (44.44%) MySQL
3 28 (44.44%) SQL
4 27 (42.86%) C#
4 27 (42.86%) TDD
4 27 (42.86%) WPF
4 27 (42.86%) Microservices
4 27 (42.86%) SOLID
5 24 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (33.33%) T-SQL
6 21 (33.33%) SDLC
7 19 (30.16%) E-Commerce
7 19 (30.16%) Electronics
7 19 (30.16%) Line Management
8 16 (25.40%) Mentoring
8 16 (25.40%) User Acceptance Testing
9 15 (23.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 15 (23.81%) Performance Tuning
9 15 (23.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 13 (20.63%) HTML
10 13 (20.63%) Database Security
11 12 (19.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 12 (19.05%) Replication
11 12 (19.05%) SQL Server 2016
12 11 (17.46%) Regression Testing
12 11 (17.46%) Migration
12 11 (17.46%) Microsoft
13 10 (15.87%) Statistics
13 10 (15.87%) Degree

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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 1 (1.59%) IIS
1 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) InfoPath
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.70%) SaaS
2 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (44.44%) MySQL
3 15 (23.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (23.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (19.05%) SQL Server 2016
4 12 (19.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (15.87%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (9.52%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (4.76%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (3.17%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.59%) DB2
9 1 (1.59%) Power BI
9 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (30.16%) Electronics
2 9 (14.29%) Retail
3 2 (3.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (52.38%) Developer
2 21 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 19 (30.16%) Senior Developer
4 18 (28.57%) DBA
5 17 (26.98%) Senior C# Developer
6 15 (23.81%) SQL DBA
7 12 (19.05%) .NET Developer
8 10 (15.87%) C# .NET Developer
8 10 (15.87%) Senior .NET Developer
8 10 (15.87%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 10 (15.87%) Tester
9 8 (12.70%) Full Stack Developer
9 8 (12.70%) SQL Developer
10 7 (11.11%) Software Tester
11 6 (9.52%) HTML CSS Developer
11 6 (9.52%) HTML Developer
11 6 (9.52%) Senior Full Stack Developer
11 6 (9.52%) Software Developer
12 5 (7.94%) Administrator
13 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (50.79%) .NET
2 27 (42.86%) WPF
3 13 (20.63%) HTML
4 7 (11.11%) CSS
5 6 (9.52%) Angular 2
5 6 (9.52%) AngularJS
5 6 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (9.52%) HTML5
6 4 (6.35%) .NET Framework
6 4 (6.35%) Entity Framework
7 1 (1.59%) CAML
7 1 (1.59%) jQuery
7 1 (1.59%) Kendo UI
7 1 (1.59%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.05%) Replication
2 6 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.94%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.17%) iPad
5 1 (1.59%) Clustering
5 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.52%) Windows
2 1 (1.59%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (42.86%) Microservices
1 27 (42.86%) SOLID
1 27 (42.86%) TDD
2 24 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (33.33%) SDLC
4 19 (30.16%) E-Commerce
4 19 (30.16%) Line Management
5 16 (25.40%) Mentoring
5 16 (25.40%) User Acceptance Testing
6 15 (23.81%) Performance Tuning
7 13 (20.63%) Database Security
8 11 (17.46%) Migration
8 11 (17.46%) Regression Testing
9 10 (15.87%) Black-Box Testing
9 10 (15.87%) Statistics
9 10 (15.87%) Test Planning
10 8 (12.70%) Software Testing
10 8 (12.70%) Test Scripting
11 7 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
11 7 (11.11%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 28 (44.44%) SQL
2 27 (42.86%) C#
3 21 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.59%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (15.87%) Degree
2 7 (11.11%) ISEB
2 7 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (7.94%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.59%) MCITP
5 1 (1.59%) MCSA
5 1 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.29%) QA
2 7 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (17.46%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.35%) IDERA
3 1 (1.59%) BMC
3 1 (1.59%) IBM
3 1 (1.59%) Nintex
3 1 (1.59%) Remedy
3 1 (1.59%) Tableau
3 1 (1.59%) VMware