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

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 59 65 42
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -23
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 39 34 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.54% 2.72% 4.87%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.54% 8.42% 16.16%
Number of salaries quoted 38 32 51
Median salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.49% +5.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £54,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SQL Server 2008
East of England

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
338 404 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 30.64% 32.37% 30.12%
Number of salaries quoted 284 307 314
Median salary £40,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 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 26 July 2016.

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 26 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Chelmsford +7 13 £37,000 -15.90%
Brentwood +7 6 £72,500 +20.83%
Basildon +5 1 £42,500 -5.55%
Southend-on-Sea +4 1 £45,000 -5.26%
South Ockendon - 1 £55,000 -
SQL Server 2008
East of England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 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 Essex region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 109 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 90 (82.57%) .NET
3 87 (79.82%) C#
4 72 (66.06%) ASP.NET
5 67 (61.47%) SQL
5 67 (61.47%) Visual Studio
6 57 (52.29%) JavaScript
7 45 (41.28%) Finance
7 45 (41.28%) Ajax
8 42 (38.53%) VB.NET
9 40 (36.70%) HTML
9 40 (36.70%) CSS
10 38 (34.86%) SQL Server 2012
11 37 (33.94%) Team Foundation Server
12 36 (33.03%) Workflow
13 32 (29.36%) Microsoft
13 32 (29.36%) QA
13 32 (29.36%) Wealth Management
13 32 (29.36%) Unit Testing
14 31 (28.44%) jQuery
15 29 (26.61%) SharePoint
16 27 (24.77%) T-SQL
17 26 (23.85%) SDLC
17 26 (23.85%) .NET Framework
18 25 (22.94%) OOD
19 23 (21.10%) SQL Server 2005
20 20 (18.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 20 (18.35%) Business Intelligence
21 18 (16.51%) Data Warehouse
22 17 (15.60%) DTS

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 29 (26.61%) SharePoint
2 16 (14.68%) SharePoint 2010
2 16 (14.68%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.83%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (11.01%) MS Excel
2 11 (10.09%) MS Office
3 7 (6.42%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.92%) Intranet
1 1 (0.92%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 38 (34.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 23 (21.10%) SQL Server 2005
4 20 (18.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (16.51%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (15.60%) DTS
7 11 (10.09%) ProClarity
8 8 (7.34%) SQL Server 2000
9 6 (5.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 4 (3.67%) Relational Database
10 4 (3.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (2.75%) Oracle Database
11 3 (2.75%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (2.75%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (2.75%) RDBMS
11 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (1.83%) BusinessObjects
13 1 (0.92%) QlikView
13 1 (0.92%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 67 (61.47%) Visual Studio
2 37 (33.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (8.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.92%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 45 (41.28%) Finance
2 12 (11.01%) Law
3 10 (9.17%) Legal
4 1 (0.92%) Banking
4 1 (0.92%) Retail
4 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 62 (56.88%) Developer
2 53 (48.62%) .NET Developer
3 37 (33.94%) SQL Developer
4 33 (30.28%) Analyst
5 30 (27.52%) SQL Analyst
6 29 (26.61%) C# Developer
7 27 (24.77%) ASP.NET Developer
7 27 (24.77%) C# .NET Developer
7 27 (24.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 17 (15.60%) Support Analyst
9 16 (14.68%) .NET Analyst Programmer
9 16 (14.68%) .NET Programmer
9 16 (14.68%) Analyst Developer
9 16 (14.68%) Analyst Programmer
9 16 (14.68%) ASP.NET Programmer
9 16 (14.68%) C# Programmer
9 16 (14.68%) Developer Analyst
9 16 (14.68%) Programmer
9 16 (14.68%) SQL Programmer
9 16 (14.68%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (82.57%) .NET
2 72 (66.06%) ASP.NET
3 45 (41.28%) Ajax
4 40 (36.70%) CSS
4 40 (36.70%) HTML
5 31 (28.44%) jQuery
6 26 (23.85%) .NET Framework
7 9 (8.26%) CSS3
7 9 (8.26%) HTML5
7 9 (8.26%) Web Services
7 9 (8.26%) XML
8 8 (7.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 8 (7.34%) SOAP
9 7 (6.42%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (6.42%) WCF
10 6 (5.50%) Entity Framework
11 4 (3.67%) Classic ASP
11 4 (3.67%) Kendo UI
12 3 (2.75%) AngularJS
13 2 (1.83%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.50%) Mobile App
2 4 (3.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.67%) Virtual Team
3 3 (2.75%) Replication
4 1 (0.92%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.92%) Clustering
4 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.92%) NHS
4 1 (0.92%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.01%) Windows
2 11 (10.09%) Windows Server
3 8 (7.34%) Windows 7
3 8 (7.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (7.34%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.75%) Linux
4 3 (2.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.92%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (33.03%) Workflow
2 32 (29.36%) Unit Testing
2 32 (29.36%) Wealth Management
3 26 (23.85%) SDLC
4 25 (22.94%) OOD
5 20 (18.35%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (13.76%) Mentoring
7 14 (12.84%) MVC
8 13 (11.93%) Change Management
9 10 (9.17%) Case Management
10 8 (7.34%) OO
11 7 (6.42%) Service Delivery
11 7 (6.42%) SOA
12 6 (5.50%) Straight-Through Processing
12 6 (5.50%) Supplier Management
13 5 (4.59%) Web Development
14 4 (3.67%) Agile Software Development
15 3 (2.75%) E-Commerce
15 3 (2.75%) Enterprise Architecture
15 3 (2.75%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 87 (79.82%) C#
2 67 (61.47%) SQL
3 57 (52.29%) JavaScript
4 42 (38.53%) VB.NET
5 27 (24.77%) T-SQL
6 11 (10.09%) VB
7 4 (3.67%) VBScript
8 3 (2.75%) Java
9 1 (0.92%) ANSI SQL
9 1 (0.92%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.92%) Degree
2 1 (0.92%) MCP
2 1 (0.92%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (29.36%) QA
2 13 (11.93%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.92%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 32 (29.36%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.09%) MicroStrategy
3 8 (7.34%) iManage
4 6 (5.50%) Interwoven
5 4 (3.67%) Telerik
6 3 (2.75%) Oracle
7 1 (0.92%) Citrix
7 1 (0.92%) SAP