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

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 32 43 25
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -18
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 1 3 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.61% 1.30% 7.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.33% 3.37% 18.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 16
Median salary - £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
43 89 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 26.38% 38.53% 38.58%
Number of salaries quoted 40 38 69
Median salary £29,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,041 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) .NET
4 4 (57.14%) Windows
4 4 (57.14%) OO
5 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
5 3 (42.86%) MVC
5 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
6 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
6 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (28.57%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (28.57%) WCF
6 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 2 (28.57%) WinForms
6 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
6 2 (28.57%) ADO
6 2 (28.57%) C++
6 2 (28.57%) Delphi
6 2 (28.57%) VC++
6 2 (28.57%) OOP
6 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
6 2 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 1 (14.29%) T-SQL

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 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) .NET Developer
3 4 (57.14%) C# Developer
4 3 (42.86%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Developer
6 1 (14.29%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (14.29%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (14.29%) C++ Developer
6 1 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (14.29%) C++/C# Developer
6 1 (14.29%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
6 1 (14.29%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
6 1 (14.29%) Mid-Level C# Developer
6 1 (14.29%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 1 (14.29%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) ADO
3 2 (28.57%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (28.57%) WCF
3 2 (28.57%) WinForms
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) OO
2 3 (42.86%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (28.57%) OOP
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) Delphi
3 2 (28.57%) VC++
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
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