The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 81 93 57
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -36
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 11 18 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.90% 1.14% 3.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.24% 3.85% 11.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 34
Median salary £55,000 £39,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+41.02% +1.29%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SQL Server 2008
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
340 467 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 27.89% 29.59% 29.02%
Number of salaries quoted 257 312 319
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,050 £29,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Edinburgh

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (61.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 11 (52.38%) SQL
5 10 (47.62%) Windows
5 10 (47.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (47.62%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (38.10%) Windows Server
7 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (28.57%) VMware
9 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
9 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (23.81%) SAN
9 5 (23.81%) .NET
9 5 (23.81%) Clustering
10 4 (19.05%) Degree
10 4 (19.05%) Banking
10 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
10 4 (19.05%) VB.NET
10 4 (19.05%) C#
10 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (14.29%) HP
11 3 (14.29%) EMC
11 3 (14.29%) Sophos
11 3 (14.29%) ITIL
11 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
11 3 (14.29%) Finance
11 3 (14.29%) VBScript
11 3 (14.29%) MCDBA

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.52%) IIS
2 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) SAN
2 3 (14.29%) DHCP
2 3 (14.29%) DNS
2 3 (14.29%) LAN
2 3 (14.29%) NAS
2 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 3 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (61.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (47.62%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (47.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (4.76%) Power BI
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (19.05%) Banking
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
3 2 (9.52%) Games
3 2 (9.52%) Investment Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Law
3 2 (9.52%) Legal
4 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 5 (23.81%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 3 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
3 3 (14.29%) DBA
3 3 (14.29%) Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 3 (14.29%) SQL DBA
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Developer
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (9.52%) Platform Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior SQL Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Service Manager
4 2 (9.52%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) .NET
2 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
2 2 (9.52%) CSS
2 2 (9.52%) HTML
2 2 (9.52%) XML
2 2 (9.52%) XSLT
3 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Clustering
2 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) EMC VNX
2 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.52%) Informatics
4 1 (4.76%) EPoS
4 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Windows
2 8 (38.10%) Windows Server
3 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (14.29%) ITIL
2 3 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.52%) Analytics
3 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
3 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
3 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (9.52%) High Availability
3 2 (9.52%) Information Security
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (9.52%) Investment Management
3 2 (9.52%) Load Balancing
3 2 (9.52%) People Management
3 2 (9.52%) Project Management
3 2 (9.52%) SDLC
3 2 (9.52%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) Change Management
4 1 (4.76%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (4.76%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) C#
2 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
2 4 (19.05%) VB.NET
3 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 3 (14.29%) VBScript
4 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.76%) C
5 1 (4.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (19.05%) Degree
3 3 (14.29%) MCDBA
3 3 (14.29%) MCITP
4 2 (9.52%) CISSP
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (9.52%) MCSA
4 2 (9.52%) MCSE
5 1 (4.76%) ISEB
5 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
5 1 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
3 2 (9.52%) vSphere
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (28.57%) VMware
3 3 (14.29%) EMC
3 3 (14.29%) HP
3 3 (14.29%) Meraki
3 3 (14.29%) Sophos
4 2 (9.52%) SolarWinds
4 2 (9.52%) Zerto
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle
5 1 (4.76%) RedGate
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