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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank - - 15
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen - - 2.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.91%
SQL Server 2008
South 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 Torfaen region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
44 44 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 59.46% 37.29% 40.48%
Number of salaries quoted 41 44 17
Median salary £44,500 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.31% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

The demand trend of job ads across the Torfaen 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 Torfaen

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Torfaen