The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swansea region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 31 16 16
Rank change year-on-year
-15 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 1.15% 2.22% 4.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.76% 14.29% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Median salary £38,500 £45,000 £29,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.44% +53.84%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SQL Server 2008
West 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 Swansea region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Swansea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
21 7 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 24.14% 15.56% 26.74%
Number of salaries quoted 21 6 22
Median salary £36,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £55,000 £50,000
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 Swansea

The demand trend of job ads across the Swansea 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 Swansea

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Swansea

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Swansea

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 29 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 Swansea region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) QA
3 2 (50.00%) Usability Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) IIS
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) User Experience
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (25.00%) Sass
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea 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 2 (50.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) QA Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (25.00%) Sass
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Usability Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
Swansea, West Glamorgan
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 25 days, pension, healthcare
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 25 days, pension, healthcare
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