The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 105 89 77
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -12
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 5 24 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.42% 1.62% 2.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.52% 7.43% 9.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 39
Median salary £53,000 £41,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.48% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £27,000 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,615 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 Cambridge region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
330 323 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 27.80% 21.77% 26.72%
Number of salaries quoted 293 251 358
Median salary £46,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge 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 Cambridge

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Cambridge

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) MVC
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (40.00%) C#
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) .NET
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (30.00%) SAP Basis
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (30.00%) High Availability
5 3 (30.00%) Change Control
5 3 (30.00%) SAP HANA
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle
5 3 (30.00%) SAP
5 3 (30.00%) ITIL
5 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) Linux
5 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (20.00%) Pegasus
6 2 (20.00%) XAML

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (30.00%) SAP HANA
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (20.00%) Power BI
4 2 (20.00%) QlikView
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MSTest
1 2 (20.00%) NUnit
General
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Administrator
3 3 (30.00%) DBA
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle DBA
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Developer
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# Programmer
4 2 (20.00%) C# WCF Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Programmer
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
4 2 (20.00%) WCF Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) SAP Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) SAP HANA Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
1 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (30.00%) SAP Basis
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (20.00%) CSS
3 2 (20.00%) Entity Framework
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) jQuery
3 2 (20.00%) LINQ
3 2 (20.00%) WCF
3 2 (20.00%) WPF
4 1 (10.00%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) MVC
1 4 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (30.00%) Change Control
2 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (30.00%) High Availability
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (20.00%) ETL
3 2 (20.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) C#
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) XAML
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) SAP
3 2 (20.00%) Pegasus