The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
North West / Lancashire
Rank 56 38 43
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 8 11 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.61% 3.13% 4.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.94% 8.94% 10.26%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 17
Median salary £35,000 £33,250 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £31,350 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,600 £39,000
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 Lancashire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
162 123 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 32.66% 34.94% 40.29%
Number of salaries quoted 148 99 184
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,000 £42,500
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 Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire 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 Lancashire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Lancashire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Lancashire

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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
Burnley - 3 £30,000 -
Skelmersdale - 2 £32,000 -
Chorley -2 1 £47,500 +50.79%
SQL Server 2008
North West

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 17 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (64.71%) SQL
2 11 (64.71%) C#
3 9 (52.94%) .NET
4 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
5 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (35.29%) MVC
6 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
7 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (29.41%) .NET Framework
7 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
9 3 (17.65%) CSS
9 3 (17.65%) Web Services
9 3 (17.65%) Windows
9 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
9 3 (17.65%) Project Management
9 3 (17.65%) SLA
9 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
9 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
9 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
9 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
9 3 (17.65%) Bitbucket
9 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
9 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (17.65%) JIRA

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
1 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (11.76%) SAS
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.88%) IIS
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Firewall
1 2 (11.76%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (11.76%) Wireless
2 1 (5.88%) DHCP
2 1 (5.88%) DNS
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (11.76%) MySQL
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (5.88%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Bitbucket
1 3 (17.65%) JIRA
2 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) C# Developer
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Database Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior C# Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Developer
5 2 (11.76%) .NET Applications Developer
5 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Applications Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Applications Support
5 2 (11.76%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) C# Application Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Support Technician
5 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Technician
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Database Developer
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) .NET
2 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
3 5 (29.41%) .NET Framework
4 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (17.65%) CSS
4 3 (17.65%) Web Services
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (11.76%) HTML
5 2 (11.76%) jQuery
5 2 (11.76%) WCF
6 1 (5.88%) Ajax
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (5.88%) CSS3
6 1 (5.88%) Entity Framework
6 1 (5.88%) JSON
6 1 (5.88%) REST
6 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
2 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.76%) Data Extraction
2 2 (11.76%) Replication
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Unix
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) MVC
2 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
3 3 (17.65%) Project Management
3 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
4 2 (11.76%) Analytics
4 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
4 2 (11.76%) Change Control
4 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) OO
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Optimisation
4 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
4 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.76%) Web Development
5 1 (5.88%) CRM
5 1 (5.88%) OOP
5 1 (5.88%) UML
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) C#
1 11 (64.71%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.76%) VB
3 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.88%) C
4 1 (5.88%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
1 2 (11.76%) NVQ Level 4
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) XenApp
3 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Telerik
3 2 (11.76%) Avaya
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco
3 2 (11.76%) Citrix
3 2 (11.76%) Fortinet
3 2 (11.76%) NetApp
3 2 (11.76%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) TOWER Software
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