Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 53 53
Rank change year-on-year -11 0 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 2 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 0.40% 0.86% 3.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.46% 2.72% 8.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 16
Worcestershire median annual salary £37,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.35% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £32,775 £40,250 £34,250
90th Percentile £41,925 £44,750 £45,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

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 Worcestershire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Worcestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 137 147 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 27.35% 31.68% 37.96%
Number of salaries quoted 124 138 180
Worcestershire median annual salary £34,750 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.92% -13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,250 £24,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £48,750 £50,375 £45,058
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% -

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

Job postings citing SQL Server 2008 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 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 in Worcestershire.

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in Worcestershire

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Worcestershire

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 Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Redditch +2 1 £34,500 -18.82%
Droitwich - 1 £40,000 -
SQL Server 2008
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) QlikView
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Magento
2 1 (50.00%) Data Transformation
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) QlikView
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Data Transformation
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft