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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank - 103 49
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 5 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow - 0.37% 4.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.98% 10.91%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 39
Median salary - £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -18.75%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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
365 512 449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 40.87% 38.07% 42.36%
Number of salaries quoted 209 275 301
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
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
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) VB
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) CRM
5 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (20.00%) CMS

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 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) CMS
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) CRM
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VB
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft