The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 88 79 69
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 6 29 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.58% 2.20% 3.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.49% 5.84% 7.56%
Number of salaries quoted 6 19 33
Median salary £37,500 £42,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +15.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £60,500 £49,500
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 Glasgow region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
402 497 542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 38.84% 37.74% 41.50%
Number of salaries quoted 200 323 307
Median salary £40,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow 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 Glasgow

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Glasgow

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Glasgow

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 9 (52.94%) Windows
3 8 (47.06%) C#
3 8 (47.06%) .NET
4 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
7 4 (23.53%) MVC
7 4 (23.53%) CMS
7 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
7 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
7 4 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
7 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
8 3 (17.65%) TortoiseSVN
8 3 (17.65%) JIRA
8 3 (17.65%) Resource Management
8 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (17.65%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (17.65%) Sitecore
8 3 (17.65%) Marketing
8 3 (17.65%) WebSphere
8 3 (17.65%) Identity Management
8 3 (17.65%) QA
8 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (17.65%) Umbraco
8 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (17.65%) Performance Management
8 3 (17.65%) Performance Monitoring

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 4 (23.53%) CMS
2 3 (17.65%) IIS
2 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 3 (17.65%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (17.65%) Umbraco
2 3 (17.65%) WebSphere
2 3 (17.65%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) SAN
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) Network Security
2 1 (5.88%) VPN
2 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (17.65%) MySQL
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
1 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
2 3 (17.65%) JIRA
2 3 (17.65%) Redmine
2 3 (17.65%) Subversion
2 3 (17.65%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 3 (17.65%) Banking
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
1 3 (17.65%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) .NET Developer
1 4 (23.53%) Administrator
1 4 (23.53%) DBA
1 4 (23.53%) Developer
1 4 (23.53%) SQL DBA
2 3 (17.65%) Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Head of Development
2 3 (17.65%) Head of Digital
2 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Designer
3 1 (5.88%) Graduate .NET Web Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Graduate ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Graduate C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Graduate SQL Developer
3 1 (5.88%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Virtualisation Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) .NET
2 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
3 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (17.65%) Razor View Engine
3 3 (17.65%) X-Windows
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.88%) CSS
4 1 (5.88%) HTML
4 1 (5.88%) HTML5
4 1 (5.88%) jQuery
4 1 (5.88%) WCF
4 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) AIX
2 3 (17.65%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Solaris
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) MVC
1 4 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (17.65%) Identity Management
2 3 (17.65%) Line Management
2 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
2 3 (17.65%) Performance Management
2 3 (17.65%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (17.65%) Process Improvement
2 3 (17.65%) Project Management
2 3 (17.65%) Resource Management
2 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (17.65%) Validation
3 1 (5.88%) CRM
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile Development
3 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 8 (47.06%) C#
3 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) CCNA
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.88%) HND
2 1 (5.88%) MCSA
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) QA
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) VMware ESX
1 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Citrix
2 3 (17.65%) Dell
2 3 (17.65%) EMC
2 3 (17.65%) IBM
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
2 3 (17.65%) Sitecore
2 3 (17.65%) VMware