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

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 56 65 26
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -39
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 19 22 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.88% 2.54% 7.37%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.16% 8.91% 25.70%
Number of salaries quoted 19 20 43
Median salary £33,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £30,450 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
187 247 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 28.38% 28.49% 28.69%
Number of salaries quoted 178 214 162
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,450 £29,850
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £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 25 September 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Cardiff

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

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

1 33 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (81.82%) SQL
3 24 (72.73%) T-SQL
4 23 (69.70%) .NET
4 23 (69.70%) Microsoft
5 22 (66.67%) C#
6 20 (60.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 19 (57.58%) ASP.NET
7 19 (57.58%) MS Excel
7 19 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (48.48%) WCF
8 16 (48.48%) Visual Studio
8 16 (48.48%) MVC
9 15 (45.45%) XML
9 15 (45.45%) VB.NET
9 15 (45.45%) .NET Framework
9 15 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
10 14 (42.42%) JavaScript
11 13 (39.39%) HTML
11 13 (39.39%) CSS
11 13 (39.39%) OO
11 13 (39.39%) Management Information System
11 13 (39.39%) WinForms
12 12 (36.36%) Scrum
12 12 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
12 12 (36.36%) TDD
12 12 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 11 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 10 (30.30%) SDLC
14 10 (30.30%) Data Warehouse

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 1 (3.03%) CMS
1 1 (3.03%) IIS
1 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.03%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 19 (57.58%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (60.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (30.30%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (21.21%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (12.12%) Relational Database
8 3 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (9.09%) OLAP
8 3 (9.09%) OLTP
8 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (9.09%) SSDT
9 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (48.48%) Visual Studio
2 12 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (24.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 5 (15.15%) Advertising
2 3 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (75.76%) Developer
2 9 (27.27%) SQL Developer
3 8 (24.24%) .NET Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (12.12%) C# Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Junior
5 4 (12.12%) Report Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Junior .NET Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Junior Developer
6 3 (9.09%) MIS Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Web Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Software Developer
7 2 (6.06%) SSRS Developer
8 1 (3.03%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) IT Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Junior C# Software Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Senior IT Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (69.70%) .NET
2 19 (57.58%) ASP.NET
3 16 (48.48%) WCF
4 15 (45.45%) .NET Framework
4 15 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (45.45%) XML
5 13 (39.39%) CSS
5 13 (39.39%) HTML
5 13 (39.39%) WinForms
6 12 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 9 (27.27%) XSLT
8 5 (15.15%) jQuery
9 3 (9.09%) Entity Framework
9 3 (9.09%) Highcharts JS
9 3 (9.09%) HTML5
9 3 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (9.09%) RequireJS
9 3 (9.09%) SignalR
10 2 (6.06%) Managed Extensibility Framework
11 1 (3.03%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 13 (39.39%) Management Information System
2 8 (24.24%) Informatics
2 8 (24.24%) NHS
3 5 (15.15%) Reference Data
4 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (48.48%) MVC
3 13 (39.39%) OO
4 12 (36.36%) Scrum
4 12 (36.36%) TDD
5 10 (30.30%) SDLC
6 8 (24.24%) Coaching
7 5 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (15.15%) OOP
7 5 (15.15%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (15.15%) Unit Testing
8 4 (12.12%) Data Analysis
9 3 (9.09%) SOA
9 3 (9.09%) Web Development
10 2 (6.06%) CRM
11 1 (3.03%) ITIL
11 1 (3.03%) OOA/OOD
11 1 (3.03%) Project Management
11 1 (3.03%) Software Engineering
11 1 (3.03%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (81.82%) SQL
2 24 (72.73%) T-SQL
3 22 (66.67%) C#
4 15 (45.45%) VB.NET
5 14 (42.42%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 23 (69.70%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.18%) RedGate
3 5 (15.15%) Oracle
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco
4 1 (3.03%) Sitecore
4 1 (3.03%) VMware
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