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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 46 53 34
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -19
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 15 20 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.78% 2.75% 5.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.24% 9.62% 18.72%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 38
Median salary £31,500 £32,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.07% -11.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,550 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
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 Cardiff region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
182 208 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 33.77% 28.61% 29.90%
Number of salaries quoted 165 176 174
Median salary £35,000 £36,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,850 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 22 February 2017.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Cardiff

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 38 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (76.32%) .NET
3 26 (68.42%) Microsoft
4 25 (65.79%) MVC
4 25 (65.79%) ASP.NET
4 25 (65.79%) C#
5 24 (63.16%) SQL
6 23 (60.53%) WCF
7 22 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (57.89%) TDD
8 21 (55.26%) .NET Framework
8 21 (55.26%) OO
8 21 (55.26%) ASP.NET MVC
9 20 (52.63%) T-SQL
10 19 (50.00%) Windows
10 19 (50.00%) MS Excel
11 18 (47.37%) Visual Studio
12 17 (44.74%) Management Information System
13 16 (42.11%) NHS
13 16 (42.11%) XML
13 16 (42.11%) Informatics
13 16 (42.11%) WinForms
13 16 (42.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 16 (42.11%) Coaching
14 15 (39.47%) CSS
14 15 (39.47%) HTML
15 13 (34.21%) JavaScript
16 12 (31.58%) VB.NET
16 12 (31.58%) Oracle
16 12 (31.58%) Unit Testing

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 (7.89%) CMS
1 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
1 3 (7.89%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (5.26%) Documentum
2 2 (5.26%) FileNet
2 2 (5.26%) IIS
2 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.63%) Umbraco
Applications
1 19 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Sage 200
1 3 (7.89%) Sage 50
2 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.63%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) Firewall
1 2 (5.26%) NAS
1 2 (5.26%) SAN
1 2 (5.26%) VLAN
1 2 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (26.32%) SQL Server 2014
3 9 (23.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (5.26%) Couchbase
5 2 (5.26%) MongoDB
5 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
5 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 18 (47.37%) Visual Studio
2 11 (28.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.26%) MbUnit
3 2 (5.26%) Mercurial
3 2 (5.26%) MSTest
3 2 (5.26%) NUnit
3 2 (5.26%) Selenium
3 2 (5.26%) SpecFlow
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (5.26%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 5 (13.16%) Banking
3 4 (10.53%) Advertising
4 3 (7.89%) Finance
5 2 (5.26%) Welsh Language
6 1 (2.63%) Games
6 1 (2.63%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (63.16%) Developer
2 12 (31.58%) .NET Developer
3 8 (21.05%) Junior
4 7 (18.42%) Analyst
4 7 (18.42%) SQL Developer
5 5 (13.16%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (13.16%) C# Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Junior .NET Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Junior Developer
6 4 (10.53%) .NET Analyst Programmer
6 4 (10.53%) .NET Programmer
6 4 (10.53%) Analyst Programmer
6 4 (10.53%) Programmer
6 4 (10.53%) Senior .NET Analyst Programmer
6 4 (10.53%) Senior .NET Programmer
6 4 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Senior Analyst Programmer
6 4 (10.53%) Senior Programme Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Senior Programmer
7 3 (7.89%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (76.32%) .NET
2 25 (65.79%) ASP.NET
3 23 (60.53%) WCF
4 21 (55.26%) .NET Framework
4 21 (55.26%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (42.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 16 (42.11%) WinForms
5 16 (42.11%) XML
6 15 (39.47%) CSS
6 15 (39.47%) HTML
7 10 (26.32%) XSLT
8 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 3 (7.89%) jQuery
10 2 (5.26%) AngularJS
10 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (5.26%) CSS3
10 2 (5.26%) Gherkin
10 2 (5.26%) HTML5
10 2 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
11 1 (2.63%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 17 (44.74%) Management Information System
2 16 (42.11%) NHS
3 6 (15.79%) Reference Data
4 2 (5.26%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (13.16%) Windows Server
3 3 (7.89%) Windows 10
3 3 (7.89%) Windows 7
3 3 (7.89%) Windows 8
4 2 (5.26%) Linux
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (65.79%) MVC
2 22 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (57.89%) TDD
3 21 (55.26%) OO
4 16 (42.11%) Coaching
4 16 (42.11%) Informatics
5 12 (31.58%) Unit Testing
6 10 (26.32%) Scrum
7 8 (21.05%) OOP
8 7 (18.42%) SDLC
9 6 (15.79%) ERP
9 6 (15.79%) Requirements Analysis
10 5 (13.16%) CRM
11 4 (10.53%) Feasibility Study
11 4 (10.53%) Test Scripting
12 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce
13 2 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
13 2 (5.26%) Risk Management
13 2 (5.26%) Test Automation
13 2 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 25 (65.79%) C#
2 24 (63.16%) SQL
3 20 (52.63%) T-SQL
4 13 (34.21%) JavaScript
5 12 (31.58%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.26%) C++
6 2 (5.26%) Java
6 2 (5.26%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 26 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 12 (31.58%) Oracle
3 6 (15.79%) RedGate
4 3 (7.89%) Sage
4 3 (7.89%) Sitecore
5 2 (5.26%) Cisco
5 2 (5.26%) EqualLogic
5 2 (5.26%) IBM
5 2 (5.26%) OpenText
5 2 (5.26%) VMware
6 1 (2.63%) Infor