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

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 69 65 80
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +15
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 26 33 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.30% 2.81% 1.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.13% 9.32% 4.89%
Number of salaries quoted 23 30 13
Median salary £32,500 £41,750 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.15% +22.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £31,325 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £52,500 £41,000
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
320 354 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 28.32% 30.18% 25.14%
Number of salaries quoted 280 305 232
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £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 26 May 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 26 May 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 -12 12 £28,000 -28.66% 2
Newport - 5 £42,500 -
Neath Port Talbot - 5 £42,500 -
SQL Server 2008
Wales

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 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 South Wales region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 55 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 43 (78.18%) SQL
3 38 (69.09%) Microsoft
4 30 (54.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 25 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 25 (45.45%) SQL Server 2012
6 23 (41.82%) Business Intelligence
7 22 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 20 (36.36%) Windows
8 20 (36.36%) MS Excel
9 18 (32.73%) T-SQL
9 18 (32.73%) C#
10 16 (29.09%) .NET
10 16 (29.09%) Data Warehouse
11 15 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
12 14 (25.45%) Finance
13 11 (20.00%) MVC
13 11 (20.00%) ETL
13 11 (20.00%) Advertising
13 11 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (18.18%) Degree
14 10 (18.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 10 (18.18%) Data Modelling
14 10 (18.18%) ASP.NET
15 9 (16.36%) C
15 9 (16.36%) JavaScript
15 9 (16.36%) Configuration Management
15 9 (16.36%) Mathematics
15 9 (16.36%) WCF
15 9 (16.36%) Complex ETL

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 6 (10.91%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.27%) IIS
3 1 (1.82%) Apache
3 1 (1.82%) Moodle
3 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 20 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.09%) 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 30 (54.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (45.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 25 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 16 (29.09%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (18.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 8 (14.55%) BusinessObjects
8 7 (12.73%) Relational Database
8 7 (12.73%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (9.09%) OLAP
10 4 (7.27%) OLTP
11 1 (1.82%) DataStage
11 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Power View
11 1 (1.82%) MS Access
11 1 (1.82%) MySQL
11 1 (1.82%) Oracle OLAP
11 1 (1.82%) QlikView
11 1 (1.82%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 6 (10.91%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 6 (10.91%) Visual Studio
2 5 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (7.27%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.27%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (25.45%) Finance
2 11 (20.00%) Advertising
3 8 (14.55%) 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 31 (56.36%) Developer
2 13 (23.64%) Analyst
3 11 (20.00%) DBA
3 11 (20.00%) SQL DBA
3 11 (20.00%) SQL Developer
4 10 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 9 (16.36%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 9 (16.36%) SQL Server DBA
5 9 (16.36%) SSRS Developer
6 7 (12.73%) Business Developer
7 6 (10.91%) Senior Developer
8 5 (9.09%) Analyst Developer
8 5 (9.09%) Software Developer
9 4 (7.27%) .NET Developer
9 4 (7.27%) Development Manager
9 4 (7.27%) QA Analyst
9 4 (7.27%) QA Test Analyst
9 4 (7.27%) SSIS Developer
9 4 (7.27%) SSRS Analyst
9 4 (7.27%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (29.09%) .NET
2 10 (18.18%) ASP.NET
3 9 (16.36%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (16.36%) WCF
4 7 (12.73%) .NET Framework
4 7 (12.73%) CSS
4 7 (12.73%) HTML
5 6 (10.91%) XML
6 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (7.27%) jQuery
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%) AngularJS
9 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 2 (3.64%) COM
9 2 (3.64%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (1.82%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) Mathematics
2 4 (7.27%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.27%) 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 20 (36.36%) 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 23 (41.82%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
3 11 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (20.00%) ETL
3 11 (20.00%) MVC
4 10 (18.18%) Data Modelling
5 9 (16.36%) Complex ETL
5 9 (16.36%) Configuration Management
6 7 (12.73%) OO
6 7 (12.73%) Scrum
7 5 (9.09%) Data Migration
7 5 (9.09%) Data Transformation
7 5 (9.09%) Inmon Methodology
7 5 (9.09%) Kimball Methodology
7 5 (9.09%) Migration
7 5 (9.09%) SDLC
8 4 (7.27%) Dimensional Modelling
8 4 (7.27%) OOD
8 4 (7.27%) Software Testing
8 4 (7.27%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 43 (78.18%) SQL
2 18 (32.73%) C#
2 18 (32.73%) T-SQL
3 9 (16.36%) C
3 9 (16.36%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.27%) VB.NET
5 3 (5.45%) PowerShell
5 3 (5.45%) VB
6 2 (3.64%) Java
7 1 (1.82%) PHP
7 1 (1.82%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) QA
2 2 (3.64%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.82%) SLA
Vendors
1 38 (69.09%) 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
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