The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 29 23 27
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 1 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 0.90% 2.33% 4.76%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.04% 5.71% 13.46%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 7
Median salary - £47,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +58.33%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SQL Server 2008
Lancashire

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 Preston region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
49 35 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 44.14% 40.70% 35.37%
Number of salaries quoted 45 32 40
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +31.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,900 £47,500
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 Preston

The demand trend of job ads across the Preston 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 Preston

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Preston

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Preston

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Preston region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) OOD
1 3 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Advertising
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) VB6
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Time Management
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (100.00%) MongoDB

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Preston 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 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (100.00%) Advertising
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Web Developer
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# Web Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) OOD
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Time Management
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB
1 3 (100.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft