The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Hertfordshire / St Albans
Rank - 41 39
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans - 4.48% 1.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 6.59% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 2
Median salary - £60,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +122.22%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 St Albans region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
103 91 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 55.98% 67.91% 50.72%
Number of salaries quoted 95 84 68
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

The demand trend of job ads across the St Albans 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 St Albans

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in St Albans