The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Wales / South Wales
Rank 60 69 51
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -18
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 21 29 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.59% 2.39% 4.08%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.64% 8.33% 12.22%
Number of salaries quoted 17 27 50
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,375
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 South Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
275 348 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 33.87% 28.71% 33.39%
Number of salaries quoted 228 299 372
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales 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 South Wales

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in South Wales

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in South Wales

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in South Wales

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 South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Cardiff +11 15 £31,500 -11.88% 2
Newport -6 4 £40,000 -5.88%
Neath Port Talbot +13 2 £41,500 +10.66%
SQL Server 2008
Wales

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 South Wales region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 56 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 38 (67.86%) .NET
3 37 (66.07%) SQL
4 33 (58.93%) Microsoft
5 32 (57.14%) ASP.NET
5 32 (57.14%) MVC
6 30 (53.57%) C#
6 30 (53.57%) WCF
7 28 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 28 (50.00%) HTML
8 26 (46.43%) CSS
8 26 (46.43%) Windows
9 25 (44.64%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (42.86%) JavaScript
11 23 (41.07%) MS Excel
12 22 (39.29%) TDD
13 21 (37.50%) .NET Framework
13 21 (37.50%) OO
14 20 (35.71%) T-SQL
15 18 (32.14%) Visual Studio
16 17 (30.36%) Management Information System
17 16 (28.57%) WinForms
17 16 (28.57%) Informatics
17 16 (28.57%) XML
17 16 (28.57%) NHS
17 16 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 16 (28.57%) Coaching
18 15 (26.79%) Telecoms
19 14 (25.00%) jQuery
20 13 (23.21%) Scrum

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 3 (5.36%) CMS
1 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
1 3 (5.36%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (3.57%) Documentum
2 2 (3.57%) FileNet
2 2 (3.57%) IIS
2 2 (3.57%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.79%) Umbraco
Applications
1 23 (41.07%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Sage 200
1 3 (5.36%) Sage 50
2 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.79%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.50%) Office 365
2 2 (3.57%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 7 (12.50%) VPN
2 5 (8.93%) IPsec
2 5 (8.93%) LAN
2 5 (8.93%) SSL
2 5 (8.93%) WAN
3 2 (3.57%) Firewall
3 2 (3.57%) NAS
3 2 (3.57%) SAN
3 2 (3.57%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (19.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (17.86%) SQL Server 2014
4 9 (16.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.57%) Couchbase
5 2 (3.57%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.57%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 18 (32.14%) Visual Studio
2 11 (19.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (8.93%) Git (software)
3 5 (8.93%) TeamCity
4 2 (3.57%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.57%) MbUnit
4 2 (3.57%) Mercurial
4 2 (3.57%) MSTest
4 2 (3.57%) NUnit
4 2 (3.57%) Selenium
4 2 (3.57%) SpecFlow
4 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 15 (26.79%) Telecoms
2 12 (21.43%) Finance
3 6 (10.71%) Retail
4 5 (8.93%) Banking
5 4 (7.14%) Advertising
6 2 (3.57%) Welsh Language
7 1 (1.79%) Games
7 1 (1.79%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 37 (66.07%) Developer
2 15 (26.79%) .NET Developer
3 9 (16.07%) C# Developer
4 8 (14.29%) Junior
5 7 (12.50%) Analyst
5 7 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (12.50%) SQL Developer
6 6 (10.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 6 (10.71%) IT Manager
7 5 (8.93%) Help Desk Manager
7 5 (8.93%) Junior .NET Developer
7 5 (8.93%) Junior Developer
7 5 (8.93%) Senior Developer
8 4 (7.14%) .NET Analyst Programmer
8 4 (7.14%) .NET Programmer
8 4 (7.14%) Senior .NET Analyst Programmer
8 4 (7.14%) Senior .NET Programmer
8 4 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (7.14%) Senior Analyst Programmer
8 4 (7.14%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (67.86%) .NET
2 32 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 30 (53.57%) WCF
4 28 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 28 (50.00%) HTML
5 26 (46.43%) CSS
6 21 (37.50%) .NET Framework
7 16 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 16 (28.57%) WinForms
7 16 (28.57%) XML
8 14 (25.00%) jQuery
9 12 (21.43%) Ajax
10 10 (17.86%) XSLT
11 5 (8.93%) KnockoutJS
12 4 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 4 (7.14%) REST
12 4 (7.14%) RESTful
12 4 (7.14%) SOAP
13 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET Web API
13 3 (5.36%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 17 (30.36%) Management Information System
2 16 (28.57%) NHS
3 8 (14.29%) Social Media
3 8 (14.29%) User Experience
4 6 (10.71%) Reference Data
5 2 (3.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 26 (46.43%) Windows
2 12 (21.43%) Windows Server
3 3 (5.36%) Windows 10
3 3 (5.36%) Windows 7
3 3 (5.36%) Windows 8
3 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (57.14%) MVC
2 25 (44.64%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (39.29%) TDD
4 21 (37.50%) OO
5 16 (28.57%) Coaching
5 16 (28.57%) Informatics
6 13 (23.21%) Scrum
7 12 (21.43%) Unit Testing
8 10 (17.86%) Mentoring
9 9 (16.07%) Web Development
10 8 (14.29%) OOP
11 7 (12.50%) ITIL
11 7 (12.50%) SDLC
12 6 (10.71%) ERP
12 6 (10.71%) Front End Development
12 6 (10.71%) Requirements Analysis
13 5 (8.93%) Automated Testing
13 5 (8.93%) CRM
14 4 (7.14%) E-Commerce
14 4 (7.14%) Feasibility Study
Programming Languages
1 37 (66.07%) SQL
2 30 (53.57%) C#
3 24 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 20 (35.71%) T-SQL
5 12 (21.43%) VB.NET
6 4 (7.14%) C++
7 2 (3.57%) Java
7 2 (3.57%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (21.43%) Degree
2 5 (8.93%) MCSA
2 5 (8.93%) MCSE
2 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) SLA
2 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 7 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.93%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 33 (58.93%) Microsoft
2 12 (21.43%) Oracle
3 6 (10.71%) RedGate
4 3 (5.36%) Sage
4 3 (5.36%) Sitecore
5 2 (3.57%) Blue Prism
5 2 (3.57%) Cisco
5 2 (3.57%) EqualLogic
5 2 (3.57%) IBM
5 2 (3.57%) OpenText
5 2 (3.57%) VMware
6 1 (1.79%) Infor
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