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

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 59 41 49
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +8
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 14 33 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.05% 4.36% 4.05%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.70% 14.86% 16.18%
Number of salaries quoted 12 27 28
Median salary £31,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,800 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £45,000 £43,250
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
SQL Server 2008
South Wales

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 Cardiff region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
161 222 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 23.54% 29.33% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 150 173 157
Median salary £36,000 £39,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,500 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff 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 Cardiff

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Cardiff

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Cardiff

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 32 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (84.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 24 (75.00%) SQL
4 20 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (50.00%) T-SQL
6 15 (46.88%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (46.88%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
7 14 (43.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (37.50%) MS Excel
9 11 (34.38%) C#
10 9 (28.13%) Finance
10 9 (28.13%) .NET
11 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 7 (21.88%) Degree
12 7 (21.88%) Visual Studio
12 7 (21.88%) VB.NET
12 7 (21.88%) BusinessObjects
12 7 (21.88%) MVC
13 6 (18.75%) Scrum
13 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET
13 6 (18.75%) XML
13 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (18.75%) Relational Database
14 5 (15.63%) .NET Framework
14 5 (15.63%) WCF
14 5 (15.63%) Team Foundation Server
14 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.13%) Apache
2 1 (3.13%) Moodle
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.50%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (84.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (46.88%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (43.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (21.88%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 6 (18.75%) Relational Database
9 5 (15.63%) OLAP
10 4 (12.50%) OLTP
11 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2014
12 2 (6.25%) SSDT
13 1 (3.13%) DataStage
13 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Power View
13 1 (3.13%) MySQL
13 1 (3.13%) Oracle OLAP
13 1 (3.13%) QlikView
13 1 (3.13%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 7 (21.88%) Visual Studio
3 5 (15.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 9 (28.13%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Legal
3 3 (9.38%) Advertising
4 2 (6.25%) Electronics
4 2 (6.25%) Law
4 2 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (81.25%) Developer
2 11 (34.38%) SQL Developer
3 9 (28.13%) Analyst
3 9 (28.13%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 9 (28.13%) SSRS Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 5 (15.63%) Software Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Analyst Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Business Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Report Developer
7 3 (9.38%) MIS Developer
7 3 (9.38%) SQL Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) SQL BI Developer
7 3 (9.38%) SSIS Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) SSIS Developer
7 3 (9.38%) SSRS Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Microsoft BI Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (28.13%) .NET
2 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET
2 6 (18.75%) XML
3 5 (15.63%) .NET Framework
3 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (15.63%) CSS
3 5 (15.63%) HTML
3 5 (15.63%) WCF
4 4 (12.50%) WinForms
5 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (9.38%) XSLT
6 2 (6.25%) Entity Framework
6 2 (6.25%) Highcharts JS
6 2 (6.25%) HTML5
6 2 (6.25%) jQuery
6 2 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (6.25%) RequireJS
6 2 (6.25%) SignalR
7 1 (3.13%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) e-Learning
3 1 (3.13%) Informatics
3 1 (3.13%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (21.88%) MVC
3 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (18.75%) Scrum
4 4 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 4 (12.50%) Data Transformation
4 4 (12.50%) Inmon Methodology
4 4 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
4 4 (12.50%) Migration
4 4 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (12.50%) Practice Management
5 3 (9.38%) Data Analysis
5 3 (9.38%) Dimensional Modelling
5 3 (9.38%) OO
5 3 (9.38%) Project Management
5 3 (9.38%) SDLC
5 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
5 3 (9.38%) TDD
6 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (75.00%) SQL
2 16 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 11 (34.38%) C#
4 7 (21.88%) VB.NET
5 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
6 3 (9.38%) VB
7 2 (6.25%) Java
7 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
8 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) IBM
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle
2 1 (3.13%) Tableau
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