The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 37 31 30
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 4 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.02% 1.69% 5.02%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.71% 6.12% 13.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 13
Median salary £44,000 £37,500 £33,852
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% +10.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £35,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,800 £37,500 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
SQL Server 2008
Cheshire

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 Chester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
70 49 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 35.35% 27.53% 36.56%
Number of salaries quoted 66 33 85
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,750
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 Chester

The demand trend of job ads across the Chester 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 Chester

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Chester

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Chester

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Chester region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Chester

SQL Server 2008
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Chester region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) OO
3 4 (66.67%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (33.33%) C++
4 2 (33.33%) Delphi
4 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 2 (33.33%) ADO
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (33.33%) VC++
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (33.33%) OOP
4 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 2 (33.33%) WinForms
4 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (33.33%) WCF

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 2 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 3 (50.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (16.67%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (16.67%) C++ Developer
5 1 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (16.67%) C++/C# Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Senior C# Software Engineer
5 1 (16.67%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 2 (33.33%) ADO
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (33.33%) WCF
2 2 (33.33%) WinForms
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) OOP
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) Delphi
3 2 (33.33%) VC++
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
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