The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
UK / Scotland
Rank 121 109 69
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -40
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 11 40 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.49% 1.38% 3.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.44% 4.28% 10.72%
Number of salaries quoted 11 29 81
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 Scotland region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
763 934 961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 33.99% 32.31% 32.73%
Number of salaries quoted 480 598 668
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland 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 Scotland

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Scotland

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Scotland

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -17 5 £37,500 - 1
Renfrewshire - 5 £32,500 -
West Lothian +4 1 £32,500 +8.33% 2
SQL Server 2008
UK

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 Scotland region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 27 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (70.37%) SQL
3 12 (44.44%) .NET
3 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 10 (37.04%) C#
4 10 (37.04%) Windows
5 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 9 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (29.63%) ITIL
6 8 (29.63%) Active Directory
7 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (25.93%) MCSE
7 7 (25.93%) MCITP
7 7 (25.93%) Windows Server
8 6 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (22.22%) Degree
8 6 (22.22%) High Availability
8 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (22.22%) Finance
9 5 (18.52%) SAN
9 5 (18.52%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (18.52%) MCSA
9 5 (18.52%) ETL
9 5 (18.52%) SAS
9 5 (18.52%) IIS
9 5 (18.52%) Demand Management
9 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (18.52%) SAS Enterprise Guide

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (18.52%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (18.52%) IIS
2 5 (18.52%) SAS
3 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
4 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
4 3 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (3.70%) CMS
6 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) SAN
2 3 (11.11%) DHCP
2 3 (11.11%) DNS
2 3 (11.11%) LAN
2 3 (11.11%) NAS
2 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 3 (11.11%) WAN
3 2 (7.41%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (18.52%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 5 (18.52%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
6 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.70%) Xcode
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Local Government
3 2 (7.41%) Financial Institution
3 2 (7.41%) Law
3 2 (7.41%) Legal
4 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Developer
2 9 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Administrator
4 5 (18.52%) DBA
4 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Production DBA
5 4 (14.81%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (11.11%) IT Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Support
7 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior IT Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) .NET
2 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 5 (18.52%) WCF
4 4 (14.81%) .NET Framework
5 2 (7.41%) CSS
6 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (3.70%) HTML
6 1 (3.70%) HTML5
6 1 (3.70%) jQuery
6 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Data Integration
2 3 (11.11%) EMC VNX
3 2 (7.41%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Windows
2 7 (25.93%) Windows Server
3 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) ITIL
2 6 (22.22%) High Availability
3 5 (18.52%) Demand Management
3 5 (18.52%) ETL
3 5 (18.52%) MVC
4 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
5 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
5 2 (7.41%) Information Security
5 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.70%) CRM
6 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.70%) iOS Development
6 1 (3.70%) Mobile Development
6 1 (3.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) SQL
2 10 (37.04%) C#
3 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 3 (11.11%) VB.NET
3 3 (11.11%) VBScript
4 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.70%) Apple Swift
5 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) MCITP
1 7 (25.93%) MCSE
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (22.22%) Degree
3 5 (18.52%) MCSA
4 2 (7.41%) CCNA
4 2 (7.41%) CCNP
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.70%) HND
System Software
1 8 (29.63%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.41%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (7.41%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Cisco
2 3 (11.11%) EMC
2 3 (11.11%) HP
2 3 (11.11%) Meraki
2 3 (11.11%) Sophos
2 3 (11.11%) VMware
3 2 (7.41%) IBM
3 2 (7.41%) Intel Security
3 2 (7.41%) Samsung
3 2 (7.41%) SolarWinds
3 2 (7.41%) Zerto
4 1 (3.70%) 3Com
4 1 (3.70%) Telerik
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