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 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 85 74 60
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -14
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 42 55 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.47% 2.91% 4.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.19% 9.35% 12.88%
Number of salaries quoted 37 52 73
Median salary £40,000 £40,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.62% +0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £35,000 £29,023
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £59,750 £70,000
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
513 588 590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 30.12% 31.09% 32.08%
Number of salaries quoted 462 547 519
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £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 24 September 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Bristol

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 73 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 43 (58.90%) SQL
3 37 (50.68%) .NET
4 36 (49.32%) C#
5 35 (47.95%) ASP.NET
5 35 (47.95%) MVC
6 34 (46.58%) Microsoft
7 33 (45.21%) HTML
8 30 (41.10%) ASP.NET MVC
9 29 (39.73%) JavaScript
10 28 (38.36%) jQuery
11 27 (36.99%) SQL Server 2012
12 26 (35.62%) CSS
13 24 (32.88%) Agile Software Development
14 23 (31.51%) Scrum
15 22 (30.14%) Windows
16 21 (28.77%) WCF
17 20 (27.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 19 (26.03%) MS Excel
19 17 (23.29%) ASP.NET Web API
19 17 (23.29%) TeamCity
19 17 (23.29%) Git (software)
19 17 (23.29%) .NET Framework
19 17 (23.29%) Telecoms
19 17 (23.29%) OO
20 16 (21.92%) Web Services
20 16 (21.92%) XML
20 16 (21.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 16 (21.92%) Windows Server
21 15 (20.55%) Team Foundation Server

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 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (5.48%) IIS
1 4 (5.48%) MS Exchange
1 4 (5.48%) Umbraco
2 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (26.03%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.74%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.74%) Office 365
3 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (20.55%) SAN
2 10 (13.70%) NAS
2 10 (13.70%) VPN
3 1 (1.37%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (36.99%) SQL Server 2012
3 20 (27.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (21.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (15.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (13.70%) SQL Server 2014
7 7 (9.59%) SQL Server 2016
8 6 (8.22%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (4.11%) DataStage
9 3 (4.11%) Oracle ODI
9 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (1.37%) Ingres
10 1 (1.37%) Power BI
10 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (23.29%) Git (software)
1 17 (23.29%) TeamCity
2 15 (20.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (16.44%) Visual Studio
4 8 (10.96%) Subversion
5 7 (9.59%) Moq
6 4 (5.48%) CruiseControl
6 4 (5.48%) Hudson
6 4 (5.48%) Jenkins
6 4 (5.48%) JIRA
6 4 (5.48%) MSTest
6 4 (5.48%) NUnit
6 4 (5.48%) Rhino Mocks
6 4 (5.48%) Selenium
6 4 (5.48%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.37%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 17 (23.29%) Telecoms
2 13 (17.81%) Finance
3 6 (8.22%) Banking
4 4 (5.48%) Back Office
4 4 (5.48%) Legal
5 1 (1.37%) Electronics
5 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.37%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 53 (72.60%) Developer
2 29 (39.73%) .NET Developer
3 18 (24.66%) C# .NET Developer
3 18 (24.66%) C# Developer
4 16 (21.92%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 14 (19.18%) Senior Developer
6 13 (17.81%) ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (16.44%) SQL Developer
8 10 (13.70%) Active Directory Engineer
8 10 (13.70%) DBA
8 10 (13.70%) Server Engineer
8 10 (13.70%) Windows Engineer
8 10 (13.70%) Windows Server Engineer
9 9 (12.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (10.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (10.96%) Senior DBA
10 8 (10.96%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (9.59%) Full Stack Developer
11 7 (9.59%) SQL Server Developer
12 6 (8.22%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (50.68%) .NET
2 35 (47.95%) ASP.NET
3 33 (45.21%) HTML
4 30 (41.10%) ASP.NET MVC
5 28 (38.36%) jQuery
6 26 (35.62%) CSS
7 21 (28.77%) WCF
8 17 (23.29%) .NET Framework
8 17 (23.29%) ASP.NET Web API
9 16 (21.92%) Web Services
9 16 (21.92%) XML
10 14 (19.18%) Ajax
11 13 (17.81%) NHibernate
12 12 (16.44%) KnockoutJS
13 11 (15.07%) Sass
14 10 (13.70%) HTML5
14 10 (13.70%) SOAP
15 9 (12.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 9 (12.33%) JSON
16 8 (10.96%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.07%) Clustering
2 10 (13.70%) Data Centre
2 10 (13.70%) Driving Licence
2 10 (13.70%) Management Information System
3 7 (9.59%) Digital Media
3 7 (9.59%) User Experience
4 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.37%) Replication
4 1 (1.37%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 22 (30.14%) Windows
2 16 (21.92%) Windows Server
3 14 (19.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (19.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (5.48%) Linux
4 4 (5.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (5.48%) Windows 10
4 4 (5.48%) Windows 7
5 3 (4.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (47.95%) MVC
2 24 (32.88%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (31.51%) Scrum
4 17 (23.29%) OO
5 14 (19.18%) Web Development
6 11 (15.07%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (15.07%) Kanban
6 11 (15.07%) Patch Management
7 10 (13.70%) Change Control
7 10 (13.70%) Information Security
7 10 (13.70%) Information Security Management
7 10 (13.70%) ISMS
7 10 (13.70%) Responsive Web Design
7 10 (13.70%) Security Management
7 10 (13.70%) TDD
7 10 (13.70%) Unit Testing
8 9 (12.33%) Automated Testing
8 9 (12.33%) CRM
8 9 (12.33%) SDLC
9 8 (10.96%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 43 (58.90%) SQL
2 36 (49.32%) C#
3 29 (39.73%) JavaScript
4 13 (17.81%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.11%) Shell Script
5 3 (4.11%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.37%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (5.48%) SC Cleared
1 4 (5.48%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.11%) Degree
3 1 (1.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 14 (19.18%) Active Directory
2 10 (13.70%) Firmware
2 10 (13.70%) Hyper-V
2 10 (13.70%) Terminal Services
3 4 (5.48%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (5.48%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (5.48%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 34 (46.58%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.70%) Citrix
2 10 (13.70%) CommVault
2 10 (13.70%) HP
3 5 (6.85%) VMware
4 4 (5.48%) EMC
4 4 (5.48%) Informatica
4 4 (5.48%) Red Hat
4 4 (5.48%) Symantec
5 3 (4.11%) Oracle
5 3 (4.11%) Teradata
6 2 (2.74%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.37%) Blue Prism
7 1 (1.37%) SAP
7 1 (1.37%) Talend
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