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

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 69 58 57
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 22 41 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.93% 3.38% 3.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.38% 11.08% 13.82%
Number of salaries quoted 20 35 38
Median salary £32,250 £40,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.37% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,500 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £51,500 £42,950
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
SQL Server 2008
Wales

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
298 370 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 26.14% 30.48% 24.71%
Number of salaries quoted 272 314 255
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £29,750 £28,614
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,000 £47,500
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 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 28 June 2016.

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 28 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
Cardiff -15 14 £31,000 -22.50% 3
Neath Port Talbot - 4 £43,750 -
Newport -1 1 £42,500 +20.16%
SQL Server 2008
Wales

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 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 South Wales region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 55 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 44 (80.00%) SQL
3 34 (61.82%) Microsoft
4 31 (56.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 25 (45.45%) SQL Server 2012
6 24 (43.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 21 (38.18%) C#
8 20 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
9 19 (34.55%) T-SQL
9 19 (34.55%) .NET
9 19 (34.55%) Windows
10 18 (32.73%) MS Excel
10 18 (32.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 17 (30.91%) Data Warehouse
12 14 (25.45%) Finance
12 14 (25.45%) Performance Tuning
13 13 (23.64%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (23.64%) MVC
14 12 (21.82%) ASP.NET
14 12 (21.82%) Advertising
15 11 (20.00%) JavaScript
15 11 (20.00%) ETL
15 11 (20.00%) WCF
15 11 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
16 10 (18.18%) Data Modelling
17 9 (16.36%) CSS
17 9 (16.36%) HTML
17 9 (16.36%) C
17 9 (16.36%) Visual Studio
17 9 (16.36%) Configuration Management

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 5 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.27%) IIS
3 1 (1.82%) Apache
3 1 (1.82%) Moodle
3 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 18 (32.73%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 31 (56.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (45.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 24 (43.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (32.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 17 (30.91%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (14.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 8 (14.55%) SQL Server 2014
8 7 (12.73%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (10.91%) Relational Database
10 5 (9.09%) OLAP
11 4 (7.27%) OLTP
12 2 (3.64%) SSDT
13 1 (1.82%) DataStage
13 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Power View
13 1 (1.82%) MySQL
13 1 (1.82%) Oracle OLAP
13 1 (1.82%) QlikView
13 1 (1.82%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 9 (16.36%) Visual Studio
2 8 (14.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 7 (12.73%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (7.27%) Git (software)
4 4 (7.27%) TeamCity
5 2 (3.64%) Subversion
General
1 14 (25.45%) Finance
2 12 (21.82%) Advertising
3 6 (10.91%) Legal
4 4 (7.27%) Electronics
4 4 (7.27%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.64%) Banking
5 2 (3.64%) Law
5 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.64%) Marketing
5 2 (3.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (60.00%) Developer
2 13 (23.64%) Analyst
3 11 (20.00%) DBA
3 11 (20.00%) SQL DBA
3 11 (20.00%) SQL Developer
4 9 (16.36%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 9 (16.36%) SQL Server DBA
4 9 (16.36%) SSRS Developer
5 8 (14.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 6 (10.91%) Senior Developer
7 5 (9.09%) Business Developer
7 5 (9.09%) Software Developer
8 4 (7.27%) .NET Developer
8 4 (7.27%) Analyst Developer
8 4 (7.27%) QA Analyst
8 4 (7.27%) QA Test Analyst
8 4 (7.27%) Report Developer
8 4 (7.27%) Test Analyst
9 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (5.45%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (34.55%) .NET
2 12 (21.82%) ASP.NET
3 11 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 11 (20.00%) WCF
4 9 (16.36%) .NET Framework
4 9 (16.36%) CSS
4 9 (16.36%) HTML
5 6 (10.91%) jQuery
5 6 (10.91%) XML
6 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (7.27%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (7.27%) Web Services
7 4 (7.27%) WinForms
8 3 (5.45%) NHibernate
8 3 (5.45%) XSLT
9 2 (3.64%) Ajax
9 2 (3.64%) COM
9 2 (3.64%) Entity Framework
9 2 (3.64%) Highcharts JS
9 2 (3.64%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) Mathematics
2 4 (7.27%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.45%) User Experience
4 1 (1.82%) Clustering
4 1 (1.82%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.82%) Informatics
4 1 (1.82%) NHS
4 1 (1.82%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (34.55%) Windows
2 5 (9.09%) Windows Server
2 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (7.27%) Windows 10
3 4 (7.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (25.45%) Performance Tuning
3 13 (23.64%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (23.64%) MVC
4 11 (20.00%) ETL
5 10 (18.18%) Data Modelling
6 9 (16.36%) Complex ETL
6 9 (16.36%) Configuration Management
6 9 (16.36%) Scrum
7 7 (12.73%) OO
8 5 (9.09%) Web Development
9 4 (7.27%) Data Transformation
9 4 (7.27%) Inmon Methodology
9 4 (7.27%) Kimball Methodology
9 4 (7.27%) Migration
9 4 (7.27%) OOD
9 4 (7.27%) Practice Management
9 4 (7.27%) SDLC
9 4 (7.27%) Software Testing
9 4 (7.27%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 44 (80.00%) SQL
2 21 (38.18%) C#
3 19 (34.55%) T-SQL
4 11 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (16.36%) C
6 7 (12.73%) VB.NET
7 3 (5.45%) PowerShell
7 3 (5.45%) VB
8 2 (3.64%) Java
9 1 (1.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (16.36%) Degree
2 2 (3.64%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) QA
2 2 (3.64%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.82%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 34 (61.82%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.64%) SAP
3 1 (1.82%) IBM
3 1 (1.82%) NetApp
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle
3 1 (1.82%) Tableau
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Michael Page International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension,Allowance,25 Days Holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £26000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 19 days ago