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

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
North West / Merseyside
Rank 59 38 33
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 11 22 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.85% 4.37% 5.05%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.56% 13.02% 13.14%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 23
Median salary £35,750 £32,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -14.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,950 £29,200 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £44,000 £52,500
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 Merseyside region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
241 169 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 40.44% 33.53% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 200 137 141
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,500 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £50,000
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 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 16 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
Liverpool -20 8 £35,000 +12.00% 2
Southport +4 3 £40,000 +6.66%
SQL Server 2008
North West

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 16 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 27 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (66.67%) C#
2 18 (66.67%) .NET
3 14 (51.85%) Microsoft
4 13 (48.15%) SQL
5 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET
6 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (40.74%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (37.04%) MVC
8 9 (33.33%) ETL
8 9 (33.33%) Visual Studio
8 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (29.63%) SQL Server 2016
9 8 (29.63%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (29.63%) T-SQL
9 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
10 7 (25.93%) HTML
10 7 (25.93%) CSS
10 7 (25.93%) Web Services
10 7 (25.93%) CRM
11 6 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (22.22%) Windows
11 6 (22.22%) jQuery
12 5 (18.52%) .NET Framework
12 5 (18.52%) Relational Database
12 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 5 (18.52%) Entity Framework
12 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2012

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 9 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (29.63%) SQL Server 2016
5 6 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (18.52%) RDBMS
6 5 (18.52%) Relational Database
6 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2000
6 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database
8 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 2 (7.41%) Data Mart
9 2 (7.41%) QlikView
9 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
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 2 (7.41%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Developer
2 7 (25.93%) .NET Developer
2 7 (25.93%) C# Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Applications Support
3 4 (14.81%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (14.81%) DBA
3 4 (14.81%) SQL DBA
4 3 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Applications Support
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Support Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Developer
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (3.70%) Junior
6 1 (3.70%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (66.67%) .NET
2 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET
3 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (25.93%) CSS
4 7 (25.93%) HTML
4 7 (25.93%) Web Services
5 6 (22.22%) jQuery
6 5 (18.52%) .NET Framework
6 5 (18.52%) Entity Framework
7 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (11.11%) Ajax
8 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET 2.0
8 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 3 (11.11%) CSS3
8 3 (11.11%) JSON
8 3 (11.11%) WCF
8 3 (11.11%) XML
9 2 (7.41%) LINQ
9 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
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (37.04%) MVC
3 9 (33.33%) ETL
4 8 (29.63%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (25.93%) CRM
6 4 (14.81%) Scrum
6 4 (14.81%) Workflow
7 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (11.11%) High Availability
7 3 (11.11%) UML
8 2 (7.41%) Data Analysis
8 2 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (7.41%) PRINCE
8 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
9 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (3.70%) DevOps
9 1 (3.70%) Line Management
9 1 (3.70%) Migration
9 1 (3.70%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (3.70%) Post-Production
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) C#
2 13 (48.15%) SQL
3 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
3 8 (29.63%) T-SQL
4 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 3 (11.11%) VBA
5 1 (3.70%) C
5 1 (3.70%) Perl
5 1 (3.70%) Python
5 1 (3.70%) VB
5 1 (3.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) 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 14 (51.85%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle
3 2 (7.41%) Xamarin
4 1 (3.70%) TOWER Software
4 1 (3.70%) Veritas
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Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago