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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 41 33 43
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 14 31 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.67% 6.22% 5.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.22% 15.42% 13.74%
Number of salaries quoted 12 29 24
Median salary £40,000 £34,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% -10.96%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SQL Server 2008
North West

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
137 201 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 35.96% 40.36% 41.13%
Number of salaries quoted 115 166 182
Median salary £37,500 £34,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,050 £43,596
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
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 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Preston -1 2 - -
Chorley - 1 £40,000 -
Skelmersdale - 1 £40,000 - 1
SQL Server 2008
North West

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 34 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (85.29%) Microsoft
3 26 (76.47%) Finance
3 26 (76.47%) .NET
3 26 (76.47%) C#
4 25 (73.53%) ASP.NET
4 25 (73.53%) MVC
4 25 (73.53%) .NET Framework
5 24 (70.59%) Web Development
5 24 (70.59%) WCF
5 24 (70.59%) Unit Testing
5 24 (70.59%) ASP.NET MVC
5 24 (70.59%) SDLC
5 24 (70.59%) CSS
5 24 (70.59%) Web Services
5 24 (70.59%) JavaScript
6 21 (61.76%) ASP.NET Web API
7 20 (58.82%) Mentoring
8 17 (50.00%) Coaching
9 11 (32.35%) SQL
10 9 (26.47%) VB
10 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (20.59%) VB6
11 7 (20.59%) jQuery
11 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 7 (20.59%) MongoDB
11 7 (20.59%) NoSQL
11 7 (20.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (20.59%) OO
11 7 (20.59%) MS Excel

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 4 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.94%) IIS
3 1 (2.94%) SAS
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.94%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) Firewall
2 2 (5.88%) DHCP
2 2 (5.88%) DNS
2 2 (5.88%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.59%) MongoDB
2 7 (20.59%) NoSQL
3 4 (11.76%) RDBMS
3 4 (11.76%) Relational Database
3 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (5.88%) QlikView
5 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.94%) Bitbucket
2 1 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 26 (76.47%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Advertising
3 2 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (82.35%) Developer
2 24 (70.59%) .NET Developer
2 24 (70.59%) .NET Web Developer
2 24 (70.59%) Web Developer
3 22 (64.71%) C# Developer
4 21 (61.76%) C# .NET Developer
4 21 (61.76%) C# Web Developer
5 20 (58.82%) ASP.NET Developer
5 20 (58.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Developer
7 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support
7 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Technician
7 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Technician
7 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Support Technician
8 1 (2.94%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (76.47%) .NET
2 25 (73.53%) .NET Framework
2 25 (73.53%) ASP.NET
3 24 (70.59%) ASP.NET MVC
3 24 (70.59%) CSS
3 24 (70.59%) WCF
3 24 (70.59%) Web Services
4 21 (61.76%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 7 (20.59%) jQuery
5 7 (20.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) iPad
2 2 (5.88%) Replication
3 1 (2.94%) Data Extraction
3 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.94%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.94%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Unix
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (73.53%) MVC
2 24 (70.59%) SDLC
2 24 (70.59%) Unit Testing
2 24 (70.59%) Web Development
3 20 (58.82%) Mentoring
4 17 (50.00%) Coaching
5 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (20.59%) OO
6 7 (20.59%) OOD
7 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
8 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (8.82%) Service Delivery
8 3 (8.82%) Time Management
9 2 (5.88%) Migration
9 2 (5.88%) Performance Optimisation
10 1 (2.94%) Mobile Commerce
10 1 (2.94%) Process Management
10 1 (2.94%) Project Management
10 1 (2.94%) Test Scripting
10 1 (2.94%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 26 (76.47%) C#
2 24 (70.59%) JavaScript
3 11 (32.35%) SQL
4 9 (26.47%) VB
5 7 (20.59%) VB6
6 3 (8.82%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.88%) VBA
7 2 (5.88%) VBScript
8 1 (2.94%) Java
8 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.82%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.76%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.88%) XenApp
4 1 (2.94%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) WSUS
2 1 (2.94%) Nagios
2 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (85.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) Cisco
3 2 (5.88%) Avaya
3 2 (5.88%) Citrix
3 2 (5.88%) Fortinet
3 2 (5.88%) NetApp
3 2 (5.88%) VMware
4 1 (2.94%) Rackspace
4 1 (2.94%) Remedy
4 1 (2.94%) Telerik
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