The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 41 61 40
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -21
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 61 42 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.71% 3.26% 4.86%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.22% 12.61% 14.13%
Number of salaries quoted 59 32 46
Average salary £35,000 £32,750 £36,550
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.87% -10.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £22,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £40,000 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server 2008
UK

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 Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
429 333 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 33.13% 25.87% 34.39%
Number of salaries quoted 398 297 350
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £40,783
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Wales

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Wales

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Wales

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +15 53 £35,000 +7.69% 11
West Wales +8 5 £37,500 +7.14%
North Wales - 3 £29,000 - 2
SQL Server 2008
UK

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2008.

1 121 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 105 (86.78%) SQL
3 80 (66.12%) T-SQL
4 79 (65.29%) Microsoft
5 65 (53.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 63 (52.07%) SQL Server 2012
7 58 (47.93%) Business Intelligence
8 56 (46.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 46 (38.02%) Data Warehouse
10 42 (34.71%) ETL
11 35 (28.93%) .NET
12 33 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 32 (26.45%) ASP.NET
14 31 (25.62%) MS Excel
14 31 (25.62%) Finance
14 31 (25.62%) SQL Server 2005
15 25 (20.66%) C#
16 24 (19.83%) HTML
16 24 (19.83%) JavaScript
16 24 (19.83%) OLAP
16 24 (19.83%) CSS
16 24 (19.83%) Agile Software Development
17 23 (19.01%) OLAP Cube
18 20 (16.53%) Clustering
19 19 (15.70%) VB.NET
19 19 (15.70%) Analytical Skills
19 19 (15.70%) Mentoring
20 18 (14.88%) ASP.NET MVC
20 18 (14.88%) OLTP
20 18 (14.88%) MVC

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (5.79%) IIS
2 2 (1.65%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.65%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (1.65%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (1.65%) WebLogic
Applications
1 31 (25.62%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.65%) MS Office
3 1 (0.83%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 10 (8.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 65 (53.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 63 (52.07%) SQL Server 2012
4 56 (46.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 46 (38.02%) Data Warehouse
6 33 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 31 (25.62%) SQL Server 2005
8 24 (19.83%) OLAP
9 23 (19.01%) OLAP Cube
10 18 (14.88%) OLTP
11 13 (10.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 11 (9.09%) Oracle Database
12 11 (9.09%) DTS
12 11 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
12 11 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
13 7 (5.79%) MySQL
14 6 (4.96%) Azure SQL Database
14 6 (4.96%) Oracle Database 11g
15 4 (3.31%) Relational Database
15 4 (3.31%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 16 (13.22%) Visual Studio
2 8 (6.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.48%) Mercurial
4 2 (1.65%) NCover
4 2 (1.65%) NUnit
4 2 (1.65%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.83%) Git (software)
General
1 31 (25.62%) Finance
2 12 (9.92%) Retail
3 11 (9.09%) Banking
4 9 (7.44%) Legal
5 8 (6.61%) Electronics
6 2 (1.65%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.65%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 69 (57.02%) Developer
2 33 (27.27%) DBA
3 30 (24.79%) Senior Developer
4 20 (16.53%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 19 (15.70%) SQL DBA
5 19 (15.70%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
6 17 (14.05%) Administrator
7 16 (13.22%) Analyst
7 16 (13.22%) .NET Developer
8 12 (9.92%) SQL Developer
9 10 (8.26%) ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (6.61%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 8 (6.61%) Business Analyst
11 7 (5.79%) Oracle DBA
11 7 (5.79%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 5 (4.13%) SQL Server DBA
12 5 (4.13%) Software Developer
13 3 (2.48%) Data Analyst
13 3 (2.48%) Lead Developer
13 3 (2.48%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (28.93%) .NET
2 32 (26.45%) ASP.NET
3 24 (19.83%) CSS
3 24 (19.83%) HTML
4 18 (14.88%) ASP.NET MVC
5 17 (14.05%) Web Services
6 16 (13.22%) SOAP
7 15 (12.40%) XML
8 14 (11.57%) jQuery
8 14 (11.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 13 (10.74%) .NET Framework
10 11 (9.09%) Middleware
11 10 (8.26%) LINQ to SQL
11 10 (8.26%) LINQ
12 9 (7.44%) HTML5
13 7 (5.79%) WCF
14 5 (4.13%) REST
15 4 (3.31%) KnockoutJS
15 4 (3.31%) MDX
15 4 (3.31%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.53%) Clustering
2 19 (15.70%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (9.09%) Replication
4 10 (8.26%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.83%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.83%) FMCG
5 1 (0.83%) Open Source
5 1 (0.83%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.92%) Windows
2 8 (6.61%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (5.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (4.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.48%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.65%) UNIX
6 2 (1.65%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.83%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (47.93%) Business Intelligence
2 42 (34.71%) ETL
3 24 (19.83%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (15.70%) Mentoring
5 18 (14.88%) MVC
6 17 (14.05%) Kimball Methodology
7 16 (13.22%) Performance Tuning
8 13 (10.74%) Scrum
9 11 (9.09%) Project Management
9 11 (9.09%) TDD
9 11 (9.09%) Data Management
10 10 (8.26%) Web Development
10 10 (8.26%) E-Commerce
11 9 (7.44%) Data Cleansing
12 8 (6.61%) OO
13 7 (5.79%) Unit Testing
14 6 (4.96%) OOP
15 5 (4.13%) Use Case
16 4 (3.31%) OOD
16 4 (3.31%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 105 (86.78%) SQL
2 80 (66.12%) T-SQL
3 25 (20.66%) C#
4 24 (19.83%) JavaScript
5 19 (15.70%) VB.NET
6 4 (3.31%) VBA
6 4 (3.31%) CoffeeScript
6 4 (3.31%) TypeScript
7 2 (1.65%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.83%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.83%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.83%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (9.92%) Degree
2 3 (2.48%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.65%) ISEB
3 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.65%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.83%) HND
4 1 (0.83%) MCDBA
4 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.48%) QA
2 2 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (1.65%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 79 (65.29%) Microsoft
2 14 (11.57%) Oracle
3 12 (9.92%) Cognos
4 10 (8.26%) SAP
5 5 (4.13%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.65%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.83%) Apple
7 1 (0.83%) Red Gate
7 1 (0.83%) Vertica
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Salary: To £25K
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £45000 per annum
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Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: £0.00 - £45 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
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