The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 34 31 31
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 25 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 7.20% 4.18% 3.75%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 17.99% 12.50% 16.98%
Number of salaries quoted 19 8 5
Median salary £60,000 £65,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £55,250 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £70,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
SQL Server 2008
Hampshire

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 Farnborough region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
139 80 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 40.06% 33.47% 22.08%
Number of salaries quoted 125 67 48
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

The demand trend of job ads across the Farnborough 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 Farnborough

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Farnborough

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Farnborough

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 Farnborough region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 39 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 34 (87.18%) .NET
2 34 (87.18%) C#
3 32 (82.05%) JavaScript
3 32 (82.05%) ASP.NET
4 26 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 20 (51.28%) Ajax
5 20 (51.28%) jQuery
5 20 (51.28%) ASP.NET MVC
5 20 (51.28%) CSS
5 20 (51.28%) XML
5 20 (51.28%) HTML
5 20 (51.28%) MVC
6 19 (48.72%) SQL Server 2005
7 18 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
7 18 (46.15%) SharePoint
8 17 (43.59%) SEO
8 17 (43.59%) HTML5
8 17 (43.59%) SharePoint 2010
8 17 (43.59%) Microsoft Azure
9 14 (35.90%) CAML
10 10 (25.64%) Web Development
10 10 (25.64%) SharePoint 2013
10 10 (25.64%) Intranet
11 9 (23.08%) MS Excel
12 8 (20.51%) Security Cleared
13 7 (17.95%) Web Application Development
13 7 (17.95%) Project Planning
13 7 (17.95%) QA
13 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough 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 18 (46.15%) SharePoint
2 17 (43.59%) SharePoint 2010
3 10 (25.64%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 9 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (43.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.64%) Intranet
2 1 (2.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (48.72%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.56%) MS Access
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 18 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (17.95%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (15.38%) Aerospace
2 2 (5.13%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Legal
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (84.62%) Developer
2 21 (53.85%) .NET Developer
3 15 (38.46%) Senior Developer
4 14 (35.90%) SharePoint Developer
5 8 (20.51%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (20.51%) C# Developer
6 4 (10.26%) DBA
6 4 (10.26%) SQL DBA
7 3 (7.69%) Graduate
7 3 (7.69%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Graduate Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Junior
7 3 (7.69%) Junior .NET Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Junior Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (7.69%) SQL Server DBA
8 1 (2.56%) Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Applications Support
8 1 (2.56%) Business Systems Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (87.18%) .NET
2 32 (82.05%) ASP.NET
3 20 (51.28%) Ajax
3 20 (51.28%) ASP.NET MVC
3 20 (51.28%) CSS
3 20 (51.28%) HTML
3 20 (51.28%) jQuery
3 20 (51.28%) XML
4 17 (43.59%) HTML5
5 14 (35.90%) CAML
6 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 3 (7.69%) COM
6 3 (7.69%) JSON
7 2 (5.13%) XSL
8 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
8 1 (2.56%) ODBC
8 1 (2.56%) WinForms
8 1 (2.56%) WPF
8 1 (2.56%) XSD
8 1 (2.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.69%) Replication
3 2 (5.13%) Clustering
4 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Windows
2 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (51.28%) MVC
2 17 (43.59%) SEO
3 10 (25.64%) Web Development
4 7 (17.95%) Project Planning
4 7 (17.95%) Web Application Development
5 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.13%) Automated Testing
5 2 (5.13%) Change Management
5 2 (5.13%) Manual Testing
5 2 (5.13%) TDD
6 1 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.56%) Change Control
6 1 (2.56%) Data Management
6 1 (2.56%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (2.56%) ERP
6 1 (2.56%) ETL
6 1 (2.56%) High Availability
6 1 (2.56%) OO
6 1 (2.56%) OOP
6 1 (2.56%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 34 (87.18%) C#
2 32 (82.05%) JavaScript
3 5 (12.82%) T-SQL
4 4 (10.26%) SQL
5 1 (2.56%) C
5 1 (2.56%) C++
5 1 (2.56%) Java
5 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.56%) VB
5 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.56%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.95%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Foglight
Vendors
1 26 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.56%) Baan
2 1 (2.56%) Dell
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle
2 1 (2.56%) RedGate