The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire 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 58 68 34
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -34
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 41 62 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.57% 3.68% 6.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.51% 9.41% 15.08%
Number of salaries quoted 38 59 111
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £34,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SQL Server 2008
North West

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 Cheshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
390 659 809
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 34.00% 39.06% 41.40%
Number of salaries quoted 354 582 656
Median salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,300 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire 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 Cheshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Cheshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Cheshire

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +7 25 £42,500 +1.19% 2
Northwich +3 6 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Crewe +1 2 £38,750 -13.88%
Nantwich - 2 £37,500 -
Chester +11 1 - -
Macclesfield -17 1 £50,000 +25.00%
Wilmslow - 1 £40,000 -
Ellesmere Port - 1 £27,500 -
SQL Server 2008
North West

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 71 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 59 (83.10%) SQL
3 45 (63.38%) Microsoft
4 43 (60.56%) T-SQL
5 38 (53.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 38 (53.52%) SQL Server 2012
6 36 (50.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 31 (43.66%) Analytical Skills
8 29 (40.85%) C#
8 29 (40.85%) MS Excel
9 28 (39.44%) ETL
10 26 (36.62%) .NET
11 21 (29.58%) SharePoint
12 19 (26.76%) VBA
12 19 (26.76%) Finance
13 18 (25.35%) MySQL
13 18 (25.35%) MS Office
13 18 (25.35%) Billing
14 17 (23.94%) Business Intelligence
15 16 (22.54%) SQL Server 2014
16 14 (19.72%) PowerShell
17 13 (18.31%) MVC
17 13 (18.31%) ASP.NET
18 11 (15.49%) High Availability
18 11 (15.49%) CSS
18 11 (15.49%) VB.NET
18 11 (15.49%) JavaScript
18 11 (15.49%) jQuery
18 11 (15.49%) Web Development
18 11 (15.49%) JSON

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 21 (29.58%) SharePoint
2 8 (11.27%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.82%) CMS
4 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.41%) IIS
4 1 (1.41%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.41%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.41%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.41%) Umbraco
Applications
1 29 (40.85%) MS Excel
2 18 (25.35%) MS Office
3 1 (1.41%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.82%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.41%) SAN
1 1 (1.41%) VoIP
1 1 (1.41%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 38 (53.52%) SQL Server 2012
2 38 (53.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 36 (50.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (25.35%) MySQL
5 16 (22.54%) SQL Server 2014
6 10 (14.08%) MS Access
7 9 (12.68%) Crystal Reports
7 9 (12.68%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (12.68%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (7.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.41%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.41%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 9 (12.68%) Talend Open Studio
1 9 (12.68%) Visual Studio
2 8 (11.27%) Octopus Deploy
2 8 (11.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.82%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.41%) TeamCity
General
1 19 (26.76%) Finance
2 18 (25.35%) Billing
3 4 (5.63%) Banking
4 1 (1.41%) Advertising
4 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (49.30%) Developer
2 29 (40.85%) DBA
3 28 (39.44%) SQL DBA
4 18 (25.35%) SQL Developer
5 15 (21.13%) .NET Developer
6 13 (18.31%) Software Developer
7 12 (16.90%) .NET Software Developer
8 10 (14.08%) Senior Developer
9 8 (11.27%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (11.27%) C# Developer
10 7 (9.86%) .NET Software Engineer
10 7 (9.86%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 7 (9.86%) Senior .NET Developer
10 7 (9.86%) Senior .NET Software Developer
10 7 (9.86%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
10 7 (9.86%) Senior Software Developer
10 7 (9.86%) Senior Software Engineer
10 7 (9.86%) Software Engineer
11 5 (7.04%) C# Software Developer
11 5 (7.04%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (36.62%) .NET
2 13 (18.31%) ASP.NET
3 11 (15.49%) CSS
3 11 (15.49%) jQuery
3 11 (15.49%) JSON
4 9 (12.68%) .NET Framework
4 9 (12.68%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (12.68%) WCF
5 8 (11.27%) Entity Framework
5 8 (11.27%) WPF
6 7 (9.86%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (9.86%) WinForms
7 5 (7.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (4.23%) Ajax
8 3 (4.23%) HTML
8 3 (4.23%) RESTful
9 2 (2.82%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 2 (2.82%) Razor View Engine
9 2 (2.82%) XML
10 1 (1.41%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 31 (43.66%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.04%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.63%) Replication
4 2 (2.82%) Clustering
5 1 (1.41%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.41%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.45%) Windows
2 3 (4.23%) Android
2 3 (4.23%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.23%) Windows CE
2 3 (4.23%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (1.41%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (39.44%) ETL
2 17 (23.94%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (18.31%) MVC
4 11 (15.49%) High Availability
4 11 (15.49%) Web Development
5 9 (12.68%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (11.27%) Software Engineering
7 7 (9.86%) BDD
7 7 (9.86%) Database Mirroring
7 7 (9.86%) TDD
8 6 (8.45%) Migration
9 5 (7.04%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (5.63%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (5.63%) ITIL
10 4 (5.63%) Translating Business Requirements
10 4 (5.63%) Unit Testing
11 3 (4.23%) Business Analysis
11 3 (4.23%) Mobile Device Management
12 2 (2.82%) Database Security
12 2 (2.82%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 59 (83.10%) SQL
2 43 (60.56%) T-SQL
3 29 (40.85%) C#
4 19 (26.76%) VBA
5 14 (19.72%) PowerShell
6 11 (15.49%) JavaScript
6 11 (15.49%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.82%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 5 (7.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.41%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) MobiControl
1 1 (1.41%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 45 (63.38%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.08%) HP
3 9 (12.68%) Talend
4 5 (7.04%) Cognos
4 5 (7.04%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.41%) Adobe
5 1 (1.41%) Cisco
5 1 (1.41%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.41%) Motorola
5 1 (1.41%) NetApp
5 1 (1.41%) Sage
5 1 (1.41%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.41%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.41%) VMware
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