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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 137 118 84
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -34
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 24 48 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.85% 1.52% 2.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.64% 4.48% 8.20%
Number of salaries quoted 10 37 69
Median salary £47,500 £38,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+24.18% +2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,350 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,150 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% -
SQL Server 2008
UK

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
908 1071 1256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 32.06% 34.02% 33.00%
Number of salaries quoted 427 678 868
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 26 June 2016.

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 26 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +11 11 £47,500 +21.79% 1
Glasgow -32 11 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Lanarkshire - 1 £32,309 -
Renfrewshire - 1 - -
SQL Server 2008
UK

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Scotland region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 56 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (51.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 29 (51.79%) SQL Server 2012
3 28 (50.00%) .NET
4 26 (46.43%) C#
5 23 (41.07%) SQL
5 23 (41.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 21 (37.50%) Windows
6 21 (37.50%) Microsoft
7 20 (35.71%) Finance
8 15 (26.79%) VB.NET
8 15 (26.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 14 (25.00%) Visual Studio
9 14 (25.00%) SharePoint
10 11 (19.64%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (19.64%) Windows Server
11 10 (17.86%) MS Excel
12 9 (16.07%) Subversion
12 9 (16.07%) Project Management
12 9 (16.07%) CMS
12 9 (16.07%) SQL Server 2005
12 9 (16.07%) Microsoft Azure
13 8 (14.29%) Git (software)
13 8 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
13 8 (14.29%) Degree
13 8 (14.29%) Marketing
13 8 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
13 8 (14.29%) VMware
13 8 (14.29%) MVC
13 8 (14.29%) Clustering

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 14 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 9 (16.07%) CMS
3 7 (12.50%) IIS
3 7 (12.50%) Sitecore CMS
3 7 (12.50%) Umbraco
4 4 (7.14%) MS Exchange
5 3 (5.36%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (5.36%) WebSphere
5 3 (5.36%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.79%) Apache
7 1 (1.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.79%) Drupal
7 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.79%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.36%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.71%) SAN
2 3 (5.36%) DNS
2 3 (5.36%) Firewall
3 2 (3.57%) DHCP
3 2 (3.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.57%) VPN
4 1 (1.79%) Network Security
4 1 (1.79%) VLAN
4 1 (1.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (51.79%) SQL Server 2012
2 29 (51.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 23 (41.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (26.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (16.07%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (12.50%) MySQL
7 3 (5.36%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (5.36%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (3.57%) BusinessObjects XI
8 2 (3.57%) Data Mining
8 2 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (3.57%) QlikView
8 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
8 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (1.79%) Power BI
9 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 14 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 9 (16.07%) Subversion
3 8 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 7 (12.50%) JIRA
4 7 (12.50%) Redmine
4 7 (12.50%) TortoiseSVN
5 2 (3.57%) Grunt
6 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.79%) MorphX
6 1 (1.79%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.79%) WinDbg
6 1 (1.79%) Xcode
General
1 20 (35.71%) Finance
2 8 (14.29%) Banking
2 8 (14.29%) Marketing
3 3 (5.36%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.57%) Games
4 2 (3.57%) Publishing
5 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (39.29%) Developer
2 15 (26.79%) Software Developer
3 13 (23.21%) C# Developer
4 12 (21.43%) C# Software Developer
4 12 (21.43%) SQL Developer
5 10 (17.86%) SQL Server Developer
6 9 (16.07%) DBA
6 9 (16.07%) SQL DBA
6 9 (16.07%) SSIS Developer
7 7 (12.50%) SharePoint Developer
7 7 (12.50%) SSRS Developer
8 5 (8.93%) Analyst
8 5 (8.93%) SQL Server DBA
8 5 (8.93%) Team Leader
9 4 (7.14%) Administrator
9 4 (7.14%) Head of Development
9 4 (7.14%) Head of Digital
9 4 (7.14%) Senior Developer
10 3 (5.36%) C# Programmer
10 3 (5.36%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (50.00%) .NET
2 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 7 (12.50%) CSS
3 6 (10.71%) HTML
3 6 (10.71%) Razor View Engine
4 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET
5 4 (7.14%) XML
6 3 (5.36%) jQuery
6 3 (5.36%) Web Services
6 3 (5.36%) XSLT
6 3 (5.36%) X-Windows
7 2 (3.57%) .NET Framework
7 2 (3.57%) Ajax
7 2 (3.57%) CSS3
7 2 (3.57%) HTML5
7 2 (3.57%) RESTful
7 2 (3.57%) Sass
7 2 (3.57%) Semantic HTML
7 2 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (1.79%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Clustering
2 6 (10.71%) User Experience
3 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.57%) Informatics
5 1 (1.79%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.79%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.79%) EPoS
5 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.79%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 21 (37.50%) Windows
2 11 (19.64%) Windows Server
3 5 (8.93%) Linux
3 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (5.36%) AIX
4 3 (5.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (5.36%) Solaris
4 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.57%) Windows 10
5 2 (3.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (19.64%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (16.07%) Project Management
3 8 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (14.29%) MVC
3 8 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (12.50%) Line Management
4 7 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 7 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (10.71%) Performance Management
5 6 (10.71%) Process Improvement
5 6 (10.71%) Resource Management
5 6 (10.71%) Validation
6 4 (7.14%) Asset Management
6 4 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 4 (7.14%) ITIL
7 3 (5.36%) Data Modelling
7 3 (5.36%) Scrum
7 3 (5.36%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (46.43%) C#
2 23 (41.07%) SQL
3 15 (26.79%) VB.NET
4 8 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 6 (10.71%) JavaScript
5 6 (10.71%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.79%) C
6 1 (1.79%) C++
6 1 (1.79%) Ruby
6 1 (1.79%) X++
Qualifications
1 8 (14.29%) Degree
2 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.36%) MCSA
4 2 (3.57%) CCNA
4 2 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.57%) CISSP
4 2 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.57%) MCDBA
4 2 (3.57%) MCITP
4 2 (3.57%) MCSE
5 1 (1.79%) ISEB
5 1 (1.79%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.71%) QA
2 4 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (10.71%) Active Directory
3 4 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 4 (7.14%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.57%) vSphere
5 1 (1.79%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.79%) XenApp
5 1 (1.79%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) Tivoli
2 2 (3.57%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (3.57%) SCCM
2 2 (3.57%) SCOM
3 1 (1.79%) Ansible
3 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.79%) Puppet
3 1 (1.79%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (1.79%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 21 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.29%) VMware
3 7 (12.50%) Sitecore
4 5 (8.93%) Citrix
5 4 (7.14%) Oracle
6 3 (5.36%) Dell
6 3 (5.36%) EMC
6 3 (5.36%) IBM
6 3 (5.36%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.57%) Cisco
7 2 (3.57%) Cognos
8 1 (1.79%) CA
8 1 (1.79%) RedGate
8 1 (1.79%) Symantec
8 1 (1.79%) Telerik
8 1 (1.79%) Varonis
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