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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
West Wales / Swansea
Rank 31 26 15
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -11
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 3 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 2.70% 2.67% 3.92%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.17% 6.67% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
58 30 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 52.25% 40.00% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 54 30 5
Median salary £37,500 £26,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+44.23% -30.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £18,150 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 24 February 2017, 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 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (44.44%) SLA
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (44.44%) Power BI
5 3 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 3 (33.33%) Sass
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (33.33%) WCF
5 3 (33.33%) jQuery
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (33.33%) TeamCity
5 3 (33.33%) Web Development
5 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 3 (33.33%) CSS
5 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 3 (33.33%) .NET
5 3 (33.33%) HTML
5 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (33.33%) MVC
5 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
5 3 (33.33%) Ajax
5 3 (33.33%) ETL
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services

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 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (44.44%) Power BI
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
6 1 (11.11%) PerformancePoint
6 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) TeamCity
2 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (11.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Lead
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Team Leader
3 2 (22.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) DBA
4 1 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Report Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Full Stack Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SQL DBA
4 1 (11.11%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
1 3 (33.33%) Ajax
1 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (33.33%) CSS
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
1 3 (33.33%) jQuery
1 3 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
1 3 (33.33%) Sass
1 3 (33.33%) WCF
2 2 (22.22%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (11.11%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 3 (33.33%) ETL
2 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 3 (33.33%) MVC
2 3 (33.33%) Scrum
2 3 (33.33%) Web Development
3 2 (22.22%) Front End Development
4 1 (11.11%) Database Security
4 1 (11.11%) Database Tuning
4 1 (11.11%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (11.11%) Security Patching
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) SLA
2 2 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Sun