The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank - 8 16
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford - 6.25% 8.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 16.67% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Average salary - £70,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
SQL Server 2008
Hertfordshire

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 Hertford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Hertford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
6 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 20.69% 37.50% 25.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 11
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,600 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Hertford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Hertford

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Hertford

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertford region citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2008.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) OOD
1 4 (100.00%) NFS
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Law
1 4 (100.00%) NUnit
1 4 (100.00%) NHibernate
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
1 4 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (100.00%) MSTest
1 4 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 4 (100.00%) NMock
1 4 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 4 (100.00%) Data Structures
1 4 (100.00%) Algorithms

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertford region citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MSTest
1 4 (100.00%) NMock
1 4 (100.00%) NUnit
1 4 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 4 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Programmer
1 4 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 4 (100.00%) C# Programmer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Programmer
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Developer
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Programmer
1 4 (100.00%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 4 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 4 (100.00%) NHibernate
1 4 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 4 (100.00%) Data Structures
2 3 (75.00%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) OOD
1 4 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) NFS
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft