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

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 66 61 31
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -30
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 30 43 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.82% 3.33% 5.85%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.84% 11.53% 21.09%
Number of salaries quoted 29 38 54
Median salary £37,500 £36,639 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.34% +4.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £31,350 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £44,825 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
305 373 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 28.67% 28.89% 27.76%
Number of salaries quoted 276 331 254
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
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 September 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 27 September 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 +9 19 £33,000 +1.53% 4
Neath Port Talbot -4 9 £41,000 +6.49% 2
Newport -9 1 £47,500 +23.73%
SQL Server 2008
Wales

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 52 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 44 (84.62%) SQL
3 38 (73.08%) .NET
4 35 (67.31%) Microsoft
5 33 (63.46%) C#
6 30 (57.69%) ASP.NET
7 27 (51.92%) JavaScript
7 27 (51.92%) MVC
7 27 (51.92%) WCF
8 26 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 25 (48.08%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (48.08%) T-SQL
9 25 (48.08%) HTML
10 24 (46.15%) CSS
10 24 (46.15%) MS Excel
11 21 (40.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 21 (40.38%) .NET Framework
12 19 (36.54%) OO
13 18 (34.62%) Visual Studio
14 17 (32.69%) Scrum
15 15 (28.85%) VB.NET
15 15 (28.85%) XML
15 15 (28.85%) SQL Server 2012
16 14 (26.92%) Team Foundation Server
16 14 (26.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 14 (26.92%) jQuery
17 13 (25.00%) WinForms
17 13 (25.00%) Management Information System
18 12 (23.08%) Finance
18 12 (23.08%) Windows

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 4 (7.69%) IIS
2 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.92%) CMS
3 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.92%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 24 (46.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (40.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (28.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (21.15%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (19.23%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (9.62%) Relational Database
8 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (5.77%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (5.77%) OLAP
9 3 (5.77%) OLTP
9 3 (5.77%) SSDT
10 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (34.62%) Visual Studio
2 14 (26.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (15.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 7 (13.46%) Git (software)
4 7 (13.46%) TeamCity
5 3 (5.77%) Subversion
General
1 12 (23.08%) Finance
2 8 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 6 (11.54%) Advertising
4 2 (3.85%) Banking
5 1 (1.92%) Electronics
5 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (73.08%) Developer
2 13 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 9 (17.31%) SQL Developer
4 8 (15.38%) Analyst
4 8 (15.38%) C# Developer
5 7 (13.46%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (11.54%) Senior Developer
7 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 4 (7.69%) Junior
8 4 (7.69%) Report Developer
9 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 3 (5.77%) Junior .NET Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Junior Developer
9 3 (5.77%) QA Analyst
9 3 (5.77%) QA Test Analyst
9 3 (5.77%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Software Engineer
9 3 (5.77%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (73.08%) .NET
2 30 (57.69%) ASP.NET
3 27 (51.92%) WCF
4 26 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 25 (48.08%) HTML
6 24 (46.15%) CSS
7 21 (40.38%) .NET Framework
8 15 (28.85%) XML
9 14 (26.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 14 (26.92%) jQuery
10 13 (25.00%) WinForms
11 9 (17.31%) XSLT
12 8 (15.38%) Ajax
13 7 (13.46%) Web Services
14 6 (11.54%) KnockoutJS
15 4 (7.69%) NHibernate
16 3 (5.77%) Entity Framework
16 3 (5.77%) Highcharts JS
16 3 (5.77%) HTML5
16 3 (5.77%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 8 (15.38%) Informatics
2 8 (15.38%) NHS
2 8 (15.38%) User Experience
3 5 (9.62%) Reference Data
4 4 (7.69%) Social Media
5 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.92%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.92%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.08%) Windows
2 5 (9.62%) Windows Server
2 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (5.77%) Windows 10
4 3 (5.77%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (51.92%) MVC
2 25 (48.08%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (36.54%) OO
4 17 (32.69%) Scrum
5 12 (23.08%) SDLC
5 12 (23.08%) TDD
6 8 (15.38%) Coaching
6 8 (15.38%) Web Development
7 7 (13.46%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (11.54%) OOD
9 5 (9.62%) OOP
9 5 (9.62%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (9.62%) Unit Testing
10 4 (7.69%) Data Analysis
10 4 (7.69%) Kanban
10 4 (7.69%) Test Planning
10 4 (7.69%) UX Design
11 3 (5.77%) Front End Development
11 3 (5.77%) Mentoring
11 3 (5.77%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 44 (84.62%) SQL
2 33 (63.46%) C#
3 27 (51.92%) JavaScript
4 25 (48.08%) T-SQL
5 15 (28.85%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.92%) C
6 1 (1.92%) C++
6 1 (1.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 35 (67.31%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.54%) RedGate
3 5 (9.62%) Oracle
4 1 (1.92%) Blue Prism
4 1 (1.92%) Cisco
4 1 (1.92%) SAP
4 1 (1.92%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.92%) VMware
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