The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 92 88 67
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -21
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 37 50 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.20% 2.69% 3.37%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.12% 7.95% 10.30%
Number of salaries quoted 34 45 57
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £34,000 £29,023
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £56,500 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SQL Server 2008
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
520 629 592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 30.88% 33.89% 32.71%
Number of salaries quoted 459 569 488
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region citing SQL Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Bristol

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Bristol

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 78 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 53 (67.95%) SQL
3 34 (43.59%) .NET
4 33 (42.31%) C#
4 33 (42.31%) ASP.NET
4 33 (42.31%) MVC
5 31 (39.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 31 (39.74%) HTML
5 31 (39.74%) Microsoft
6 30 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
7 29 (37.18%) SQL Server 2012
8 27 (34.62%) JavaScript
9 26 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (30.77%) CSS
10 24 (30.77%) jQuery
11 22 (28.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 21 (26.92%) Scrum
12 21 (26.92%) T-SQL
12 21 (26.92%) Windows
13 19 (24.36%) WCF
14 18 (23.08%) XML
15 17 (21.79%) Telecoms
15 17 (21.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 16 (20.51%) Web Services
17 15 (19.23%) MS Excel
17 15 (19.23%) TeamCity
17 15 (19.23%) Git (software)
18 14 (17.95%) SQL Server 2016
18 14 (17.95%) OO
18 14 (17.95%) Business Intelligence

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 4 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (5.13%) IIS
1 4 (5.13%) MS Exchange
1 4 (5.13%) SharePoint
1 4 (5.13%) Umbraco
Applications
1 15 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.13%) Office 365
3 2 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.67%) SAN
2 6 (7.69%) NAS
2 6 (7.69%) VPN
3 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 31 (39.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 29 (37.18%) SQL Server 2012
4 22 (28.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (21.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 14 (17.95%) SQL Server 2016
7 7 (8.97%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (2.56%) DataStage
10 2 (2.56%) Oracle ODI
11 1 (1.28%) Ingres
11 1 (1.28%) OLAP
11 1 (1.28%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 15 (19.23%) Git (software)
1 15 (19.23%) TeamCity
2 13 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (15.38%) Visual Studio
4 8 (10.26%) Subversion
5 7 (8.97%) Moq
6 4 (5.13%) CruiseControl
6 4 (5.13%) Hudson
6 4 (5.13%) Jenkins
6 4 (5.13%) JIRA
6 4 (5.13%) MSTest
6 4 (5.13%) NUnit
6 4 (5.13%) Rhino Mocks
6 4 (5.13%) Selenium
6 4 (5.13%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.28%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 17 (21.79%) Telecoms
2 10 (12.82%) Finance
3 6 (7.69%) Banking
4 4 (5.13%) Back Office
4 4 (5.13%) Legal
5 1 (1.28%) Electronics
5 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 60 (76.92%) Developer
2 26 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 20 (25.64%) SQL Developer
4 18 (23.08%) DBA
4 18 (23.08%) Senior Developer
5 16 (20.51%) SQL Server Developer
6 14 (17.95%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 13 (16.67%) Senior DBA
7 13 (16.67%) SQL DBA
8 12 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
8 12 (15.38%) C# Developer
9 9 (11.54%) SQL Server DBA
10 8 (10.26%) Senior SQL DBA
10 8 (10.26%) SSIS Developer
11 7 (8.97%) Full Stack Developer
11 7 (8.97%) Senior SQL Server DBA
12 6 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
12 6 (7.69%) Senior SQL Server Developer
12 6 (7.69%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (43.59%) .NET
2 33 (42.31%) ASP.NET
3 31 (39.74%) HTML
4 30 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
5 24 (30.77%) CSS
5 24 (30.77%) jQuery
6 19 (24.36%) WCF
7 18 (23.08%) XML
8 16 (20.51%) Web Services
9 14 (17.95%) .NET Framework
10 11 (14.10%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 11 (14.10%) ASP.NET Web API
10 11 (14.10%) NHibernate
11 10 (12.82%) HTML5
11 10 (12.82%) SOAP
12 8 (10.26%) Ajax
12 8 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 8 (10.26%) KnockoutJS
13 7 (8.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 7 (8.97%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.10%) Digital Media
2 9 (11.54%) Clustering
2 9 (11.54%) User Experience
3 6 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 6 (7.69%) Driving Licence
3 6 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.85%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.56%) Replication
6 1 (1.28%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 21 (26.92%) Windows
2 12 (15.38%) Windows Server
3 10 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (12.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (5.13%) Linux
4 4 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (5.13%) Windows 10
4 4 (5.13%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (42.31%) MVC
2 26 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (26.92%) Scrum
4 14 (17.95%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (17.95%) OO
5 13 (16.67%) CRM
5 13 (16.67%) Kanban
6 12 (15.38%) Web Development
7 10 (12.82%) Responsive Web Design
8 9 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (11.54%) Patch Management
8 9 (11.54%) UX Design
9 8 (10.26%) ETL
9 8 (10.26%) Unit Testing
10 7 (8.97%) SDLC
10 7 (8.97%) SOLID
11 6 (7.69%) Change Control
11 6 (7.69%) ISMS
11 6 (7.69%) OOD
11 6 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 53 (67.95%) SQL
2 33 (42.31%) C#
3 27 (34.62%) JavaScript
4 21 (26.92%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.56%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.28%) C++
6 1 (1.28%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (6.41%) Degree
2 4 (5.13%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.13%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (12.82%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.69%) Firmware
2 6 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 6 (7.69%) Terminal Services
3 4 (5.13%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (5.13%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 31 (39.74%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.97%) VMware
3 6 (7.69%) Citrix
3 6 (7.69%) CommVault
3 6 (7.69%) HP
4 4 (5.13%) EMC
4 4 (5.13%) Red Hat
4 4 (5.13%) Symantec
5 3 (3.85%) Informatica
6 2 (2.56%) Oracle
6 2 (2.56%) Teradata
6 2 (2.56%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.28%) Blue Prism
7 1 (1.28%) SAP
7 1 (1.28%) Talend
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