The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 116 91 66
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -25
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 13 50 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.75% 2.17% 3.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.67% 8.46% 14.42%
Number of salaries quoted 12 44 65
Median salary £43,750 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £60,000 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
SQL Server 2008
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
487 591 534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.94% 25.70% 22.68%
Number of salaries quoted 430 494 447
Median salary £47,500 £49,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.06% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading 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 Reading

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Reading

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Reading

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Reading region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Reading

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Reading region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 40 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (72.50%) SQL
3 21 (52.50%) Windows
4 20 (50.00%) .NET
4 20 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 20 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 16 (40.00%) C#
6 15 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
7 14 (35.00%) Oracle
8 12 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (27.50%) VB.NET
9 11 (27.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (25.00%) HTML
10 10 (25.00%) Finance
11 9 (22.50%) SAN
11 9 (22.50%) T-SQL
11 9 (22.50%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (22.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 8 (20.00%) Windows Server
12 8 (20.00%) SaaS
12 8 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
12 8 (20.00%) MDX
12 8 (20.00%) Web Services
12 8 (20.00%) XML
12 8 (20.00%) TCP/IP
13 7 (17.50%) Legal
13 7 (17.50%) Active Directory

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 (15.00%) Apache
1 6 (15.00%) JBoss
1 6 (15.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 6 (15.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (15.00%) Tomcat
1 6 (15.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (12.50%) IIS
3 4 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
5 2 (5.00%) CMS
5 2 (5.00%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.00%) SaaS
2 3 (7.50%) Office 365
3 2 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (22.50%) SAN
2 8 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (15.00%) HTTP
3 6 (15.00%) LDAP
4 5 (12.50%) Firewall
5 4 (10.00%) NAS
6 3 (7.50%) DHCP
6 3 (7.50%) DNS
6 3 (7.50%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.50%) NFC
7 1 (2.50%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 15 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (27.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (22.50%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (22.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (17.50%) MySQL
9 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2014
10 4 (10.00%) RDBMS
11 3 (7.50%) DTS
11 3 (7.50%) OLAP
12 2 (5.00%) Azure SQL Database
13 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 1 (2.50%) OLAP Cube
13 1 (2.50%) PerformancePoint
13 1 (2.50%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 8 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.00%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (2.50%) MSTest
4 1 (2.50%) NUnit
4 1 (2.50%) Selenium
4 1 (2.50%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (25.00%) Finance
2 7 (17.50%) Legal
3 5 (12.50%) Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Games
4 1 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 19 (47.50%) Developer
2 11 (27.50%) SQL Developer
3 10 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 9 (22.50%) .NET Developer
4 9 (22.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (20.00%) Analyst
5 8 (20.00%) Software Developer
6 6 (15.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 6 (15.00%) C# Software Developer
6 6 (15.00%) C# WCF Developer
6 6 (15.00%) Operations Engineer
6 6 (15.00%) WCF Developer
7 5 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) Product Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) SQL Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) Web Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (50.00%) .NET
2 10 (25.00%) HTML
3 8 (20.00%) MDX
3 8 (20.00%) Web Services
3 8 (20.00%) XML
4 7 (17.50%) WCF
4 7 (17.50%) WPF
5 4 (10.00%) CSS
5 4 (10.00%) LAMP
6 2 (5.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (5.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (5.00%) jQuery
6 2 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (2.50%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) NHS
2 2 (5.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 21 (52.50%) Windows
2 8 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (15.00%) Linux
3 6 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (10.00%) Unix
6 3 (7.50%) Windows 10
6 3 (7.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 7 (17.50%) SDLC
4 5 (12.50%) ETL
4 5 (12.50%) Manual Testing
4 5 (12.50%) Presales
4 5 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 4 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 4 (10.00%) Software Testing
6 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (7.50%) Business Continuity
6 3 (7.50%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 3 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (7.50%) Kimball Methodology
6 3 (7.50%) Migration
6 3 (7.50%) Web Operations
7 2 (5.00%) Complex ETL
7 2 (5.00%) Database Tuning
7 2 (5.00%) Patch Management
7 2 (5.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 29 (72.50%) SQL
2 16 (40.00%) C#
3 11 (27.50%) VB.NET
4 9 (22.50%) T-SQL
5 6 (15.00%) Java
5 6 (15.00%) PHP
6 5 (12.50%) PowerShell
7 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
7 4 (10.00%) Perl
7 4 (10.00%) VB
8 1 (2.50%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) QA
2 2 (5.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (17.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (15.00%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (10.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (7.50%) Terminal Services
5 3 (7.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) OpenAM
2 4 (10.00%) Puppet
3 3 (7.50%) WSUS
4 1 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (35.00%) Oracle
3 6 (15.00%) Red Hat
4 5 (12.50%) VMware
5 4 (10.00%) HP
6 3 (7.50%) Dell
6 3 (7.50%) EMC
6 3 (7.50%) Intel Security
6 3 (7.50%) Sophos
6 3 (7.50%) Sun
6 3 (7.50%) Veeam
7 2 (5.00%) Citrix
7 2 (5.00%) Sitecore
7 2 (5.00%) Talend
7 2 (5.00%) Trillium
8 1 (2.50%) Ektron
8 1 (2.50%) IBM
8 1 (2.50%) Telerik
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