The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 83 77 39
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -38
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 6 5 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.73% 0.64% 5.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.25% 2.65% 15.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 37
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,200 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,400 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SQL Server 2008
Oxfordshire

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 Oxford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
267 189 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 32.48% 24.08% 35.10%
Number of salaries quoted 247 145 250
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxford 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 Oxford

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Oxford

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Oxford region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (68.00%) C#
2 17 (68.00%) .NET
3 15 (60.00%) ASP.NET
4 14 (56.00%) JavaScript
5 13 (52.00%) HTML
5 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
6 12 (48.00%) CSS
6 12 (48.00%) CMS
6 12 (48.00%) HTML5
7 11 (44.00%) Web Application Development
7 11 (44.00%) CSS3
8 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (40.00%) MVC
9 9 (36.00%) SQL
10 7 (28.00%) Middleware
10 7 (28.00%) SLA
10 7 (28.00%) Service Management
10 7 (28.00%) Data Security
10 7 (28.00%) Management Information System
10 7 (28.00%) ITIL
10 7 (28.00%) CRM
10 7 (28.00%) ERP
10 7 (28.00%) Umbraco
10 7 (28.00%) Data Protection
10 7 (28.00%) Data Architecture
10 7 (28.00%) Sitecore CMS
10 7 (28.00%) Sitecore
10 7 (28.00%) Web Development
10 7 (28.00%) Data Protection Act

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 12 (48.00%) CMS
2 7 (28.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 7 (28.00%) Umbraco
3 4 (16.00%) Kentico
4 2 (8.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Subversion
2 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
1 4 (16.00%) Marketing
2 2 (8.00%) Banking
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) .NET Developer
1 17 (68.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) DBA
3 6 (24.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (24.00%) C# Developer
3 6 (24.00%) SQL DBA
4 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Administrator
5 3 (12.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (4.00%) SQL Developer
7 1 (4.00%) SQL Server DBA
7 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (68.00%) .NET
2 15 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 13 (52.00%) HTML
4 12 (48.00%) CSS
4 12 (48.00%) HTML5
5 11 (44.00%) CSS3
6 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (28.00%) Middleware
8 5 (20.00%) jQuery
9 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
9 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
9 2 (8.00%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (8.00%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (8.00%) Underscore.js
10 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (4.00%) SOAP
10 1 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Data Protection Act
1 7 (28.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (24.00%) Replication
3 4 (16.00%) Xbox
4 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (8.00%) Social Network
4 2 (8.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
1 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Web Application Development
2 10 (40.00%) MVC
3 7 (28.00%) CRM
3 7 (28.00%) Data Architecture
3 7 (28.00%) Data Protection
3 7 (28.00%) Data Security
3 7 (28.00%) ERP
3 7 (28.00%) ITIL
3 7 (28.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (28.00%) Service Management
3 7 (28.00%) Trend Analysis
3 7 (28.00%) Web Development
4 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 5 (20.00%) ITIL V3
4 5 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 4 (16.00%) Web Design
6 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.00%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) C#
2 14 (56.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (36.00%) SQL
4 2 (8.00%) Ruby
5 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (28.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (28.00%) Sitecore