The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 50 39 72
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +33
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 32 65 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.42% 5.65% 2.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.12% 18.41% 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 22 43 31
Median salary £47,500 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,050 £43,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £91,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 Essex region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
264 353 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 28.18% 30.67% 26.87%
Number of salaries quoted 174 278 272
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex 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 Essex

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Essex

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Essex

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Essex

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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
Brentwood +14 10 £47,500 -20.83%
Chelmsford -10 2 £32,500 -38.09%
Colchester -1 1 £40,000 +7.38%
Harlow - 1 £40,500 -
SQL Server 2008
East of England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 Essex region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 83 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 61 (73.49%) .NET
3 57 (68.67%) Finance
4 56 (67.47%) C#
5 52 (62.65%) ASP.NET
6 42 (50.60%) SQL Server 2012
7 40 (48.19%) Team Foundation Server
7 40 (48.19%) Visual Studio
7 40 (48.19%) Workflow
7 40 (48.19%) Ajax
7 40 (48.19%) QA
7 40 (48.19%) Wealth Management
7 40 (48.19%) Unit Testing
8 38 (45.78%) HTML
8 38 (45.78%) VB.NET
9 36 (43.37%) SQL
10 35 (42.17%) JavaScript
11 34 (40.96%) CSS
12 33 (39.76%) .NET Framework
12 33 (39.76%) OOD
12 33 (39.76%) SDLC
13 26 (31.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 24 (28.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 19 (22.89%) Windows
16 18 (21.69%) SQL Server 2005
17 17 (20.48%) Business Intelligence
18 14 (16.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 14 (16.87%) QlikView
19 13 (15.66%) Tableau
20 12 (14.46%) High Availability

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 5 (6.02%) IIS
2 3 (3.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.20%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (4.82%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.20%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.82%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (4.82%) Office 365
1 4 (4.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.20%) DHCP
1 1 (1.20%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 42 (50.60%) SQL Server 2012
3 26 (31.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (28.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (21.69%) SQL Server 2005
6 14 (16.87%) QlikView
6 14 (16.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (10.84%) ActiveReports
7 9 (10.84%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (4.82%) Relational Database
8 4 (4.82%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (3.61%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 3 (3.61%) OLAP
9 3 (3.61%) OLTP
9 3 (3.61%) Oracle OLAP
10 2 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (2.41%) RDBMS
10 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 40 (48.19%) Team Foundation Server
1 40 (48.19%) Visual Studio
General
1 57 (68.67%) Finance
2 2 (2.41%) Legal
3 1 (1.20%) Back Office
3 1 (1.20%) Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (62.65%) Developer
2 36 (43.37%) .NET Developer
3 34 (40.96%) VB.NET Developer
4 18 (21.69%) DBA
5 17 (20.48%) SQL DBA
5 17 (20.48%) SQL Developer
6 16 (19.28%) .NET Software Developer
7 15 (18.07%) C# Developer
8 10 (12.05%) SQL Server Developer
9 9 (10.84%) Technical Leader
10 7 (8.43%) Administrator
11 6 (7.23%) ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (7.23%) C# .NET Developer
11 6 (7.23%) HTML Developer
11 6 (7.23%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
12 5 (6.02%) SQL Server DBA
13 4 (4.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 4 (4.82%) C# VB.NET Developer
13 4 (4.82%) HTML CSS Developer
13 4 (4.82%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (73.49%) .NET
2 52 (62.65%) ASP.NET
3 40 (48.19%) Ajax
4 38 (45.78%) HTML
5 34 (40.96%) CSS
6 33 (39.76%) .NET Framework
7 7 (8.43%) WCF
7 7 (8.43%) Web Services
7 7 (8.43%) WPF
8 4 (4.82%) XML
9 3 (3.61%) MDX
10 2 (2.41%) SOAP
10 2 (2.41%) WinForms
11 1 (1.20%) AngularJS
11 1 (1.20%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.23%) Replication
2 4 (4.82%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.41%) Fintech
5 1 (1.20%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 19 (22.89%) Windows
2 5 (6.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (4.82%) Windows Server
3 4 (4.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.61%) Linux
5 2 (2.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.20%) Debian
6 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (48.19%) Unit Testing
1 40 (48.19%) Wealth Management
1 40 (48.19%) Workflow
2 33 (39.76%) OOD
2 33 (39.76%) SDLC
3 17 (20.48%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (14.46%) High Availability
4 12 (14.46%) Presales
5 11 (13.25%) MVC
6 9 (10.84%) Data Extraction
6 9 (10.84%) Web Application Development
7 7 (8.43%) Database Theory
8 6 (7.23%) Data Security
8 6 (7.23%) Mentoring
9 4 (4.82%) Information Security
9 4 (4.82%) Straight-Through Processing
10 3 (3.61%) Data Transformation
10 3 (3.61%) Logical Data Model
10 3 (3.61%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (3.61%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 56 (67.47%) C#
2 38 (45.78%) VB.NET
3 36 (43.37%) SQL
4 35 (42.17%) JavaScript
5 7 (8.43%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.61%) PHP
6 3 (3.61%) VBScript
7 2 (2.41%) Java
8 1 (1.20%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 1 (1.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (6.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.41%) MCDBA
2 2 (2.41%) MCP
2 2 (2.41%) MCTS
3 1 (1.20%) Degree
3 1 (1.20%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (48.19%) QA
2 4 (4.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.41%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.20%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.20%) Terminal Services
1 1 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.20%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (15.66%) Tableau
2 11 (13.25%) Oracle
3 7 (8.43%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.41%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.20%) Symantec
5 1 (1.20%) VMware