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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 98 89 94
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 7 12 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.60% 0.85% 1.68%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.24% 2.86% 5.76%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 29
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SQL Server 2008
Cambridgeshire

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
312 420 521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 26.78% 29.89% 29.25%
Number of salaries quoted 251 388 446
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 29 July 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (93.33%) ASP.NET
2 14 (93.33%) .NET
3 10 (66.67%) CSS
3 10 (66.67%) C#
3 10 (66.67%) HTML
3 10 (66.67%) MVC
3 10 (66.67%) jQuery
3 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (46.67%) Windows
5 6 (40.00%) OO
5 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (40.00%) Web Development
5 6 (40.00%) Web Design
5 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (40.00%) WCF
5 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (40.00%) AngularJS
5 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 6 (40.00%) Mobile Development
5 6 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
5 6 (40.00%) HTML5
5 6 (40.00%) REST
5 6 (40.00%) CSS3
5 6 (40.00%) Process Improvement
5 6 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
5 6 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (33.33%) Microsoft

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET Developer
1 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 10 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
1 10 (66.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 10 (66.67%) C# Developer
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) .NET Programmer
2 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET Programmer
2 6 (40.00%) C# Programmer
2 6 (40.00%) Programmer
3 4 (26.67%) Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Applications Support
3 4 (26.67%) Applications Support Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Customer Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Customer Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Product Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Products Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (93.33%) .NET
1 14 (93.33%) ASP.NET
2 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 10 (66.67%) CSS
2 10 (66.67%) HTML
2 10 (66.67%) jQuery
3 6 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 6 (40.00%) CSS3
3 6 (40.00%) HTML5
3 6 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
3 6 (40.00%) REST
3 6 (40.00%) WCF
4 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
4 4 (26.67%) Entity Framework
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) MVC
2 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
2 6 (40.00%) Mobile Development
2 6 (40.00%) OO
2 6 (40.00%) Process Improvement
2 6 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (40.00%) Web Design
2 6 (40.00%) Web Development
3 4 (26.67%) ITIL
3 4 (26.67%) SDLC
4 1 (6.67%) CRM
4 1 (6.67%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) C#
2 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (26.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft