The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
North West / Merseyside
Rank 62 22 31
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +9
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 6 43 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.05% 8.27% 5.95%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.76% 21.18% 14.93%
Number of salaries quoted 6 25 29
Median salary £35,750 £32,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -19.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £30,000 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 Merseyside region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
217 203 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 38.07% 39.04% 39.88%
Number of salaries quoted 187 169 175
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside 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 Merseyside

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Merseyside

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 3 months to 23 February 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
Liverpool -20 3 £31,000 -4.61% 2
Southport +3 2 £40,000 +6.66%
St Helens - 1 £40,000 -
SQL Server 2008
North West

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 27 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (70.37%) C#
3 18 (66.67%) .NET
4 13 (48.15%) ASP.NET
4 13 (48.15%) SQL
5 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
6 11 (40.74%) MVC
6 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (40.74%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (33.33%) Visual Studio
9 8 (29.63%) T-SQL
9 8 (29.63%) HTML
9 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
9 8 (29.63%) CSS
9 8 (29.63%) Web Services
9 8 (29.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (29.63%) SQL Server 2016
10 7 (25.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (25.93%) ETL
10 7 (25.93%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (22.22%) Windows
11 6 (22.22%) CRM
11 6 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2000
11 6 (22.22%) .NET Framework
11 6 (22.22%) jQuery
11 6 (22.22%) Entity Framework
12 5 (18.52%) Relational Database
12 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Office
2 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (40.74%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (29.63%) SQL Server 2016
3 8 (29.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (25.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2000
6 5 (18.52%) Relational Database
7 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database
7 4 (14.81%) RDBMS
7 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (7.41%) Data Mart
10 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (3.70%) QlikView
10 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
4 3 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.70%) MSBuild
5 1 (3.70%) NuGet
General
1 4 (14.81%) Law
2 3 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) C# Developer
3 7 (25.93%) .NET Developer
4 5 (18.52%) DBA
4 5 (18.52%) SQL DBA
5 4 (14.81%) Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) Applications Support
5 4 (14.81%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Software Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Support Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Applications Support
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Support Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) SQL Server DBA
8 1 (3.70%) Junior SQL DBA
8 1 (3.70%) QlikView Developer
8 1 (3.70%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (66.67%) .NET
2 13 (48.15%) ASP.NET
3 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (29.63%) CSS
4 8 (29.63%) HTML
4 8 (29.63%) Web Services
5 6 (22.22%) .NET Framework
5 6 (22.22%) Entity Framework
5 6 (22.22%) jQuery
6 4 (14.81%) Ajax
6 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (14.81%) CSS3
6 4 (14.81%) JSON
6 4 (14.81%) WCF
7 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET 2.0
7 3 (11.11%) XML
8 2 (7.41%) LINQ
8 2 (7.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Windows
2 4 (14.81%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.70%) Android
3 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.70%) Linux
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (40.74%) MVC
2 7 (25.93%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (25.93%) ETL
3 6 (22.22%) CRM
4 4 (14.81%) High Availability
4 4 (14.81%) Scrum
4 4 (14.81%) Workflow
5 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (11.11%) UML
6 2 (7.41%) Change Management
6 2 (7.41%) Data Analysis
6 2 (7.41%) Mathematics
6 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.70%) Database Tuning
7 1 (3.70%) Integration Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) C#
2 13 (48.15%) SQL
3 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
3 8 (29.63%) T-SQL
4 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
5 2 (7.41%) VBA
6 1 (3.70%) C
6 1 (3.70%) Perl
6 1 (3.70%) Python
6 1 (3.70%) VB
6 1 (3.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) Oracle
3 2 (7.41%) Xamarin
4 1 (3.70%) TOWER Software
4 1 (3.70%) Veritas
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