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

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 79 71 51
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -20
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 7 9 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.86% 1.19% 4.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.72% 4.33% 11.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 32
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%
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
257 208 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 31.73% 27.59% 37.86%
Number of salaries quoted 233 145 243
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 24 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 Oxford region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (72.73%) C#
2 16 (72.73%) .NET
3 15 (68.18%) ASP.NET
4 14 (63.64%) JavaScript
5 13 (59.09%) HTML
5 13 (59.09%) HTML5
6 12 (54.55%) CSS3
6 12 (54.55%) CSS
7 11 (50.00%) MVC
7 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (45.45%) Web Application Development
8 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
8 10 (45.45%) CMS
9 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (31.82%) Web Development
9 7 (31.82%) Umbraco
9 7 (31.82%) ERP
9 7 (31.82%) SQL
9 7 (31.82%) CRM
9 7 (31.82%) Sitecore CMS
9 7 (31.82%) Sitecore
10 6 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (22.73%) Replication
11 5 (22.73%) Data Protection Act
11 5 (22.73%) SLA
11 5 (22.73%) Middleware
11 5 (22.73%) Service Management

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 10 (45.45%) CMS
2 7 (31.82%) Sitecore CMS
2 7 (31.82%) Umbraco
3 3 (13.64%) Kentico
4 2 (9.09%) IIS
5 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
5 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (4.55%) Power BI
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Subversion
2 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (13.64%) Marketing
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Developer
2 15 (68.18%) .NET Developer
3 6 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (27.27%) C# Developer
4 5 (22.73%) DBA
4 5 (22.73%) SQL DBA
5 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (13.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (9.09%) SQL Developer
8 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Junior
8 1 (4.55%) Junior Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Power BI Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
8 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Developer
8 1 (4.55%) SQL BI Developer
8 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (72.73%) .NET
2 15 (68.18%) ASP.NET
3 13 (59.09%) HTML
3 13 (59.09%) HTML5
4 12 (54.55%) CSS
4 12 (54.55%) CSS3
5 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (22.73%) jQuery
6 5 (22.73%) Middleware
7 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
7 3 (13.64%) AngularJS
7 3 (13.64%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (13.64%) Underscore.js
8 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (4.55%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (4.55%) SOAP
8 1 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Data Protection Act
1 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
1 5 (22.73%) Replication
2 3 (13.64%) Mobile App
2 3 (13.64%) User Experience
2 3 (13.64%) Xbox
3 2 (9.09%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
1 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) MVC
2 10 (45.45%) Web Application Development
3 7 (31.82%) CRM
3 7 (31.82%) ERP
3 7 (31.82%) Web Development
4 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (22.73%) Data Architecture
5 5 (22.73%) Data Protection
5 5 (22.73%) Data Security
5 5 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (22.73%) ITIL
5 5 (22.73%) ITIL V3
5 5 (22.73%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (22.73%) Service Delivery
5 5 (22.73%) Service Management
5 5 (22.73%) Trend Analysis
6 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
7 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (13.64%) Web Design
8 2 (9.09%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) C#
2 14 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 7 (31.82%) SQL
4 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.55%) Ruby
4 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 7 (31.82%) Sitecore