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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 50 59 54
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 7 3 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.05% 0.71% 5.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.15% 1.85% 9.86%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 21
Median salary £40,000 £57,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.43% +35.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £29,100 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £61,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SQL Server 2008
Hampshire

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
136 162 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 39.77% 38.57% 53.38%
Number of salaries quoted 127 149 175
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 3 December 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (86.36%) .NET
3 15 (68.18%) C#
3 15 (68.18%) ASP.NET
3 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
4 14 (63.64%) HTML
5 13 (59.09%) JavaScript
6 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (50.00%) CSS
6 11 (50.00%) Web Services
7 10 (45.45%) MVC
8 9 (40.91%) Internet
8 9 (40.91%) XML
8 9 (40.91%) XSLT
8 9 (40.91%) IIS
8 9 (40.91%) SQL
8 9 (40.91%) OO
8 9 (40.91%) OOD
8 9 (40.91%) jQuery
8 9 (40.91%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (36.36%) WSDL
9 8 (36.36%) Dreamweaver
9 8 (36.36%) Flash
9 8 (36.36%) XHTML
9 8 (36.36%) E-Commerce
9 8 (36.36%) Fireworks
9 8 (36.36%) Photoshop
9 8 (36.36%) SOAP
9 8 (36.36%) Ajax

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 9 (40.91%) IIS
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Fireworks
1 8 (36.36%) Photoshop
2 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) Internet
2 2 (9.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (36.36%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (9.09%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (36.36%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 2 (9.09%) NUnit
4 1 (4.55%) Subversion
4 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Automotive
2 2 (9.09%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (54.55%) C# Developer
3 10 (45.45%) .NET Developer
4 9 (40.91%) ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (40.91%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (40.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (36.36%) SQL Developer
6 7 (31.82%) C# Software Developer
6 7 (31.82%) Senior Developer
6 7 (31.82%) Software Developer
7 6 (27.27%) .NET Software Developer
8 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce Developer
9 3 (13.64%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
9 3 (13.64%) Senior SQL Developer
10 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 2 (9.09%) Database Developer
10 2 (9.09%) Lead Developer
10 2 (9.09%) SQL Database Developer
10 2 (9.09%) Systems Developer
11 1 (4.55%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (86.36%) .NET
2 15 (68.18%) ASP.NET
3 14 (63.64%) HTML
4 11 (50.00%) CSS
4 11 (50.00%) Web Services
5 9 (40.91%) jQuery
5 9 (40.91%) XML
5 9 (40.91%) XSLT
6 8 (36.36%) Ajax
6 8 (36.36%) Flash
6 8 (36.36%) SOAP
6 8 (36.36%) WSDL
6 8 (36.36%) XHTML
7 7 (31.82%) .NET Framework
7 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (22.73%) CSS3
9 3 (13.64%) WCF
10 2 (9.09%) REST
11 1 (4.55%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (9.09%) Clustering
2 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.09%) Data Integration
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Android
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) MVC
3 9 (40.91%) OO
3 9 (40.91%) OOD
4 8 (36.36%) E-Commerce
5 7 (31.82%) Mobile Development
5 7 (31.82%) Web Design
6 4 (18.18%) Data Architecture
6 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (18.18%) SDLC
6 4 (18.18%) Translating Business Requirements
6 4 (18.18%) Waterfall
7 2 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (9.09%) Change Control
7 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
7 2 (9.09%) Data Validation
7 2 (9.09%) Domain-Driven Design
7 2 (9.09%) Front End Development
7 2 (9.09%) Process Improvement
7 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) C#
2 13 (59.09%) JavaScript
3 9 (40.91%) SQL
4 4 (18.18%) T-SQL
5 2 (9.09%) VB
5 2 (9.09%) VBA
6 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) WAI
1 6 (27.27%) WCAG
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
2 7 (31.82%) Adobe
3 1 (4.55%) Apple
3 1 (4.55%) Avaya
3 1 (4.55%) Mitel
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle