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

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 85 96 76
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -20
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 11 12 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.93% 0.85% 2.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.37% 2.96% 7.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 22
Median salary £47,500 £39,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.79% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £26,000 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £50,000 £42,300
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
326 405 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 27.44% 28.85% 30.40%
Number of salaries quoted 167 254 360
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £63,500
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 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 25 June 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 30 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (76.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 17 (56.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (50.00%) .NET
6 14 (46.67%) C#
6 14 (46.67%) VB.NET
6 14 (46.67%) Finance
7 13 (43.33%) SharePoint
8 12 (40.00%) SQL
9 11 (36.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
11 9 (30.00%) Windows
12 8 (26.67%) Clustering
13 6 (20.00%) Windows Server
13 6 (20.00%) T-SQL
13 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
14 5 (16.67%) Degree
14 5 (16.67%) Banking
15 4 (13.33%) Asset Management
15 4 (13.33%) VMware
15 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
15 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
15 4 (13.33%) Configuration Management
15 4 (13.33%) ITIL
15 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
15 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
16 3 (10.00%) SDLC
16 3 (10.00%) High Availability
16 3 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010

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 13 (43.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) SAN
2 1 (3.33%) DHCP
2 1 (3.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (76.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 17 (56.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (36.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (3.33%) Power BI
8 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.33%) WinDbg
General
1 14 (46.67%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Banking
3 3 (10.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.67%) Games
5 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Developer
1 13 (43.33%) Software Developer
2 12 (40.00%) C# Developer
2 12 (40.00%) C# Software Developer
2 12 (40.00%) SQL Developer
3 10 (33.33%) SQL Server Developer
4 9 (30.00%) SSIS Developer
5 7 (23.33%) SharePoint Developer
5 7 (23.33%) SSRS Developer
6 5 (16.67%) DBA
6 5 (16.67%) SQL DBA
6 5 (16.67%) SQL Server DBA
6 5 (16.67%) Team Leader
7 3 (10.00%) Analyst
7 3 (10.00%) C# Programmer
7 3 (10.00%) Programmer
7 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Software Programmer
7 3 (10.00%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (10.00%) CSS
2 3 (10.00%) HTML
2 3 (10.00%) XML
2 3 (10.00%) XSLT
3 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Clustering
2 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.67%) Informatics
5 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
5 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.33%) EPoS
5 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Windows
2 6 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.67%) Linux
4 1 (3.33%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (13.33%) Asset Management
2 4 (13.33%) Configuration Management
2 4 (13.33%) ITIL
3 3 (10.00%) High Availability
3 3 (10.00%) Investment Management
3 3 (10.00%) Project Management
3 3 (10.00%) SDLC
3 3 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.67%) Analytics
4 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (6.67%) Load Balancing
4 2 (6.67%) People Management
4 2 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (6.67%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.33%) Automated Testing
5 1 (3.33%) Data Analysis
5 1 (3.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) C#
1 14 (46.67%) VB.NET
2 12 (40.00%) SQL
3 6 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.33%) C
5 1 (3.33%) C++
5 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.67%) CISSP
3 2 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (6.67%) MCDBA
3 2 (6.67%) MCITP
3 2 (6.67%) MCSA
3 2 (6.67%) MCSE
4 1 (3.33%) ISEB
4 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.67%) vSphere
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.33%) XenApp
4 1 (3.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (3.33%) Ansible
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.33%) Puppet
2 1 (3.33%) SCCM
2 1 (3.33%) SCOM
2 1 (3.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (3.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) VMware
3 1 (3.33%) CA
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco
3 1 (3.33%) Citrix
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) RedGate
3 1 (3.33%) Symantec
3 1 (3.33%) Varonis
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