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 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
UK / Wales
Rank 69 74 36
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -38
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 29 27 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.63% 2.18% 5.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.40% 7.40% 15.77%
Number of salaries quoted 23 27 73
Median salary £33,173 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.83% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £54,000 £45,000
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 Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
392 365 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 35.51% 29.46% 35.76%
Number of salaries quoted 342 313 448
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £48,000
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 Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales 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 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 23 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the Wales region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +16 24 £33,173 -8.48% 2
West Wales -8 3 - - 2
North Wales -5 2 £45,000 +8.43%
SQL Server 2008
UK

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Wales region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 72 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 49 (68.06%) .NET
3 48 (66.67%) SQL
3 48 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 40 (55.56%) C#
5 39 (54.17%) ASP.NET
6 38 (52.78%) HTML
6 38 (52.78%) MVC
7 36 (50.00%) CSS
8 35 (48.61%) WCF
9 34 (47.22%) ASP.NET MVC
10 33 (45.83%) Windows
11 32 (44.44%) OO
11 32 (44.44%) MS Excel
12 29 (40.28%) Agile Software Development
13 27 (37.50%) JavaScript
13 27 (37.50%) T-SQL
13 27 (37.50%) .NET Framework
14 25 (34.72%) TDD
15 22 (30.56%) XML
16 21 (29.17%) WinForms
16 21 (29.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 20 (27.78%) Management Information System
18 19 (26.39%) Visual Studio
18 19 (26.39%) NHS
18 19 (26.39%) Coaching
18 19 (26.39%) Informatics
19 16 (22.22%) Telecoms
19 16 (22.22%) Oracle
20 15 (20.83%) VB.NET

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 10 (13.89%) IIS
2 8 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 5 (6.94%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.17%) CMS
4 3 (4.17%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (2.78%) Documentum
5 2 (2.78%) FileNet
6 1 (1.39%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.39%) Umbraco
Applications
1 32 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.39%) Sage 200
1 1 (1.39%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.33%) Office 365
2 1 (1.39%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.72%) TCP/IP
2 6 (8.33%) VPN
3 5 (6.94%) IPsec
3 5 (6.94%) LAN
3 5 (6.94%) SSL
3 5 (6.94%) WAN
4 2 (2.78%) Firewall
4 2 (2.78%) VLAN
5 1 (1.39%) Internet
5 1 (1.39%) NAS
5 1 (1.39%) Network Security
5 1 (1.39%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (20.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (13.89%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (6.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (4.17%) Power BI
8 3 (4.17%) Relational Database
9 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 19 (26.39%) Visual Studio
2 14 (19.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (6.94%) TeamCity
4 4 (5.56%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.39%) Subversion
5 1 (1.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 13 (18.06%) Finance
3 5 (6.94%) Retail
4 4 (5.56%) Banking
5 3 (4.17%) Advertising
6 2 (2.78%) Welsh Language
7 1 (1.39%) Games
7 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 51 (70.83%) Developer
2 23 (31.94%) .NET Developer
3 17 (23.61%) C# Developer
4 15 (20.83%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (13.89%) SQL Developer
6 9 (12.50%) Junior
6 9 (12.50%) Senior Developer
7 8 (11.11%) HTML CSS Developer
7 8 (11.11%) HTML Developer
8 7 (9.72%) .NET Software Developer
8 7 (9.72%) Analyst
8 7 (9.72%) C# Software Developer
8 7 (9.72%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 6 (8.33%) Java Developer
9 6 (8.33%) Junior .NET Developer
9 6 (8.33%) Junior Developer
9 6 (8.33%) Workflow Developer
10 5 (6.94%) IT Manager
10 5 (6.94%) Java Software Developer
10 5 (6.94%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (68.06%) .NET
2 39 (54.17%) ASP.NET
3 38 (52.78%) HTML
4 36 (50.00%) CSS
5 35 (48.61%) WCF
6 34 (47.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 27 (37.50%) .NET Framework
8 22 (30.56%) XML
9 21 (29.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 21 (29.17%) WinForms
10 14 (19.44%) Ajax
11 13 (18.06%) jQuery
11 13 (18.06%) XSLT
12 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 4 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
12 4 (5.56%) REST
12 4 (5.56%) RESTful
12 4 (5.56%) Sass
12 4 (5.56%) SOAP
13 3 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (27.78%) Management Information System
2 19 (26.39%) Informatics
2 19 (26.39%) NHS
3 8 (11.11%) Clustering
3 8 (11.11%) Reference Data
3 8 (11.11%) Social Media
3 8 (11.11%) User Experience
4 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.39%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.39%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 33 (45.83%) Windows
2 10 (13.89%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.39%) Linux
4 1 (1.39%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.39%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (52.78%) MVC
2 32 (44.44%) OO
3 29 (40.28%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (34.72%) TDD
5 19 (26.39%) Coaching
6 15 (20.83%) Scrum
7 12 (16.67%) Unit Testing
8 11 (15.28%) SDLC
9 10 (13.89%) OOP
10 9 (12.50%) Mentoring
11 8 (11.11%) Document Management
11 8 (11.11%) ITIL
11 8 (11.11%) Load Balancing
11 8 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
11 8 (11.11%) Web Development
11 8 (11.11%) Workflow
11 8 (11.11%) Workflow Management
12 7 (9.72%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (9.72%) Front End Development
13 6 (8.33%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (66.67%) SQL
2 40 (55.56%) C#
3 27 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 27 (37.50%) T-SQL
4 15 (20.83%) VB.NET
5 10 (13.89%) C++
6 8 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (15.28%) Degree
2 5 (6.94%) MCSA
2 5 (6.94%) MCSE
2 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.94%) SLA
2 3 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 8 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.94%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.39%) Firmware
3 1 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (11.11%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 48 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 16 (22.22%) Oracle
3 8 (11.11%) OpenText
3 8 (11.11%) RedGate
4 3 (4.17%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.78%) Blue Prism
5 2 (2.78%) IBM
5 2 (2.78%) VMware
6 1 (1.39%) Cisco
6 1 (1.39%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.39%) Sage
6 1 (1.39%) Sun
6 1 (1.39%) Xamarin
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