The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 49 45 44
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 2 2 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.77% 0.69% 6.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.94% 1.85% 18.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 24
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £43,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £47,000 £47,500
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 Portsmouth region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
103 108 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 39.46% 37.37% 36.75%
Number of salaries quoted 95 101 131
Median salary £40,010 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.08% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of job ads across the Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Portsmouth

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 19 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (80.00%) .NET
3 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (70.00%) Web Services
3 7 (70.00%) C#
3 7 (70.00%) HTML
3 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (60.00%) WSDL
4 6 (60.00%) Dreamweaver
4 6 (60.00%) Flash
4 6 (60.00%) XHTML
4 6 (60.00%) E-Commerce
4 6 (60.00%) Fireworks
4 6 (60.00%) Photoshop
4 6 (60.00%) IIS
4 6 (60.00%) XML
4 6 (60.00%) XSLT
4 6 (60.00%) SOAP
4 6 (60.00%) Web Design
4 6 (60.00%) Ajax
4 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (60.00%) .NET Framework
4 6 (60.00%) jQuery
5 5 (50.00%) WCAG
5 5 (50.00%) WAI
5 5 (50.00%) OOD
5 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (50.00%) CSS
5 5 (50.00%) OO

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 6 (60.00%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Fireworks
1 6 (60.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Dreamweaver
2 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (10.00%) NUnit
3 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (10.00%) Advertising
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 5 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 5 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Developer
4 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) ERP Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Integration Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior SQL Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Software Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (70.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) Web Services
3 6 (60.00%) .NET Framework
3 6 (60.00%) Ajax
3 6 (60.00%) Flash
3 6 (60.00%) jQuery
3 6 (60.00%) SOAP
3 6 (60.00%) WSDL
3 6 (60.00%) XHTML
3 6 (60.00%) XML
3 6 (60.00%) XSLT
4 5 (50.00%) CSS
5 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (40.00%) CSS3
6 1 (10.00%) REST
6 1 (10.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) E-Commerce
1 6 (60.00%) Web Design
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Mobile Development
2 5 (50.00%) MVC
2 5 (50.00%) OO
2 5 (50.00%) OOD
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Change Control
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) ERP
3 1 (10.00%) Line Management
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C#
1 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) WAI
1 5 (50.00%) WCAG
2 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Adobe