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

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 73 61 33
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -28
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 23 43 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.08% 3.40% 6.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.28% 12.32% 23.97%
Number of salaries quoted 21 39 69
Median salary £40,000 £36,779 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% +5.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £32,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £45,000 £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
316 349 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 28.62% 27.59% 26.35%
Number of salaries quoted 295 308 273
Median salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,750 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 28 August 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 August 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 +3 17 £34,000 - 3
Neath Port Talbot -7 4 £40,500 +5.19%
Newport -5 1 £47,500 +28.37%
SQL Server 2008
Wales

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 49 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 40 (81.63%) SQL
3 35 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 31 (63.27%) .NET
5 27 (55.10%) C#
6 23 (46.94%) MS Excel
7 22 (44.90%) ASP.NET
7 22 (44.90%) T-SQL
7 22 (44.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 20 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (40.82%) WCF
8 20 (40.82%) ASP.NET MVC
8 20 (40.82%) JavaScript
8 20 (40.82%) MVC
9 19 (38.78%) SQL Server 2012
10 18 (36.73%) HTML
10 18 (36.73%) .NET Framework
11 17 (34.69%) CSS
12 15 (30.61%) OO
12 15 (30.61%) Visual Studio
12 15 (30.61%) Scrum
13 14 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 13 (26.53%) VB.NET
14 13 (26.53%) Data Warehouse
14 13 (26.53%) Windows
15 12 (24.49%) Team Foundation Server
16 11 (22.45%) XML
16 11 (22.45%) SDLC
17 10 (20.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 10 (20.41%) Management Information System

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 (10.20%) IIS
2 4 (8.16%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.04%) Apache
3 1 (2.04%) Moodle
3 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 23 (46.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (44.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (38.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (26.53%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (18.37%) SQL Server 2014
7 6 (12.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (10.20%) Relational Database
9 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (6.12%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (6.12%) OLAP
10 3 (6.12%) OLTP
10 3 (6.12%) SSDT
11 1 (2.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (30.61%) Visual Studio
2 12 (24.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (16.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 7 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 7 (14.29%) TeamCity
5 3 (6.12%) Subversion
General
1 8 (16.33%) Finance
2 7 (14.29%) Advertising
3 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.08%) Banking
4 2 (4.08%) Electronics
4 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (65.31%) Developer
2 9 (18.37%) .NET Developer
2 9 (18.37%) Analyst
3 7 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 6 (12.24%) Senior Developer
5 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 4 (8.16%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (8.16%) C# Developer
5 4 (8.16%) QA Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) QA Test Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Report Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Test Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Microsoft BI Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Developer
6 3 (6.12%) MIS Developer
6 3 (6.12%) SQL DBA
6 3 (6.12%) SQL Server DBA
6 3 (6.12%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (63.27%) .NET
2 22 (44.90%) ASP.NET
3 20 (40.82%) ASP.NET MVC
3 20 (40.82%) WCF
4 18 (36.73%) .NET Framework
4 18 (36.73%) HTML
5 17 (34.69%) CSS
6 11 (22.45%) XML
7 10 (20.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 9 (18.37%) WinForms
9 8 (16.33%) jQuery
10 7 (14.29%) Web Services
10 7 (14.29%) XSLT
11 5 (10.20%) KnockoutJS
12 4 (8.16%) NHibernate
13 3 (6.12%) Entity Framework
13 3 (6.12%) Highcharts JS
13 3 (6.12%) HTML5
13 3 (6.12%) Managed Extensibility Framework
13 3 (6.12%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.16%) Informatics
2 4 (8.16%) NHS
2 4 (8.16%) User Experience
3 3 (6.12%) Mathematics
3 3 (6.12%) Reference Data
4 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.04%) e-Learning
5 1 (2.04%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.53%) Windows
2 6 (12.24%) Windows Server
2 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (8.16%) Windows 10
4 4 (8.16%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (40.82%) MVC
2 15 (30.61%) OO
2 15 (30.61%) Scrum
3 11 (22.45%) SDLC
4 10 (20.41%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (16.33%) TDD
6 7 (14.29%) OOD
7 5 (10.20%) Web Development
8 4 (8.16%) Data Analysis
8 4 (8.16%) Kanban
8 4 (8.16%) Software Testing
8 4 (8.16%) Test Planning
8 4 (8.16%) UX Design
9 3 (6.12%) Coaching
9 3 (6.12%) Complex ETL
9 3 (6.12%) Open Source
9 3 (6.12%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (6.12%) Software Engineering
9 3 (6.12%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (81.63%) SQL
2 27 (55.10%) C#
3 22 (44.90%) T-SQL
4 20 (40.82%) JavaScript
5 13 (26.53%) VB.NET
6 3 (6.12%) C
7 1 (2.04%) C++
7 1 (2.04%) PHP
7 1 (2.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (4.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 35 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.16%) RedGate
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle
3 2 (4.08%) SAP
4 1 (2.04%) Blue Prism
4 1 (2.04%) Cisco
4 1 (2.04%) VMware
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