The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Bromwich 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
West Midlands / West Bromwich
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 - 13
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 3 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Bromwich 9.09% - 5.80%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.67% - 26.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £31,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

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 West Bromwich with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
West Bromwich
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 18 10 15
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Bromwich 54.55% 11.90% 21.74%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 9
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.52% +53.22%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in West Bromwich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Bromwich 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 West Bromwich

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in West Bromwich

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in West Bromwich

For the 6 months to 27 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 West Bromwich region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SCOM
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Bromwich 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Applications Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) DBA
1 3 (100.00%) Principal Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) SQL DBA
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) SCOM