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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 67 62 34
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -28
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 37 50 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.87% 3.46% 5.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.84% 12.25% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 36 44 62
Median salary £39,250 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £28,175 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £44,925 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
376 408 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 29.12% 28.24% 27.71%
Number of salaries quoted 306 359 311
Median salary £39,500 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 25 September 2016.

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 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +2 28 £37,500 +2.34% 3
West Wales -12 3 £35,000 -22.22%
SQL Server 2008
UK

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 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 Wales region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 64 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 47 (73.44%) .NET
2 47 (73.44%) SQL
2 47 (73.44%) Microsoft
3 41 (64.06%) C#
4 31 (48.44%) ASP.NET
5 30 (46.88%) HTML
6 29 (45.31%) CSS
7 28 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (42.19%) JavaScript
8 27 (42.19%) MVC
8 27 (42.19%) WCF
9 26 (40.63%) ASP.NET MVC
10 25 (39.06%) T-SQL
10 25 (39.06%) OO
11 24 (37.50%) Windows
11 24 (37.50%) MS Excel
12 21 (32.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 21 (32.81%) .NET Framework
13 18 (28.13%) Scrum
13 18 (28.13%) Visual Studio
14 17 (26.56%) SQL Server 2012
15 16 (25.00%) IIS
16 15 (23.44%) VB.NET
16 15 (23.44%) XML
17 14 (21.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 14 (21.88%) Team Foundation Server
18 13 (20.31%) jQuery
18 13 (20.31%) WinForms
18 13 (20.31%) Management Information System

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 16 (25.00%) IIS
2 6 (9.38%) Tomcat
3 5 (7.81%) MS Exchange
4 3 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.56%) CMS
6 1 (1.56%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 24 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) Firewall
1 4 (6.25%) Internet
1 4 (6.25%) Network Security
1 4 (6.25%) VLAN
2 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (32.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (26.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (18.75%) SQL Server 2014
4 12 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (17.19%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (7.81%) Relational Database
7 4 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (4.69%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (4.69%) OLAP
8 3 (4.69%) OLTP
8 3 (4.69%) SSDT
9 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (28.13%) Visual Studio
2 14 (21.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 8 (12.50%) TeamCity
4 7 (10.94%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.69%) Subversion
General
1 10 (15.63%) Finance
2 6 (9.38%) Advertising
2 6 (9.38%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.13%) Banking
4 1 (1.56%) Electronics
4 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (68.75%) Developer
2 19 (29.69%) .NET Developer
3 13 (20.31%) C# Developer
4 12 (18.75%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (15.63%) Analyst
6 9 (14.06%) SQL Developer
7 8 (12.50%) Senior Developer
8 7 (10.94%) Software Developer
9 6 (9.38%) HTML CSS Developer
9 6 (9.38%) HTML Developer
9 6 (9.38%) Java Developer
9 6 (9.38%) Workflow Developer
10 5 (7.81%) .NET Software Developer
10 5 (7.81%) C# Software Developer
10 5 (7.81%) Java Software Developer
10 5 (7.81%) QA Analyst
11 4 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 4 (6.25%) IT Administrator
11 4 (6.25%) Report Developer
11 4 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (73.44%) .NET
2 31 (48.44%) ASP.NET
3 30 (46.88%) HTML
4 29 (45.31%) CSS
5 27 (42.19%) WCF
6 26 (40.63%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (32.81%) .NET Framework
8 15 (23.44%) XML
9 14 (21.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 13 (20.31%) jQuery
10 13 (20.31%) WinForms
11 9 (14.06%) XSLT
12 7 (10.94%) Ajax
12 7 (10.94%) KnockoutJS
12 7 (10.94%) Web Services
13 4 (6.25%) NHibernate
14 3 (4.69%) Entity Framework
14 3 (4.69%) Highcharts JS
14 3 (4.69%) HTML5
14 3 (4.69%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.31%) Management Information System
2 8 (12.50%) Informatics
2 8 (12.50%) NHS
2 8 (12.50%) User Experience
3 6 (9.38%) Clustering
4 5 (7.81%) Reference Data
5 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.13%) Social Media
6 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.56%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 24 (37.50%) Windows
2 8 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 7 (10.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (7.81%) Windows 10
5 5 (7.81%) Windows 8
6 3 (4.69%) Windows 7
6 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (42.19%) MVC
3 25 (39.06%) OO
4 18 (28.13%) Scrum
5 13 (20.31%) TDD
6 12 (18.75%) SDLC
7 8 (12.50%) Coaching
7 8 (12.50%) Web Development
8 7 (10.94%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (9.38%) Content Management
9 6 (9.38%) Document Management
9 6 (9.38%) Enterprise Content Management
9 6 (9.38%) ITIL
9 6 (9.38%) Load Balancing
9 6 (9.38%) OOD
9 6 (9.38%) Test Planning
9 6 (9.38%) Workflow
9 6 (9.38%) Workflow Management
10 5 (7.81%) Unit Testing
10 5 (7.81%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (73.44%) SQL
2 41 (64.06%) C#
3 27 (42.19%) JavaScript
4 25 (39.06%) T-SQL
5 15 (23.44%) VB.NET
6 7 (10.94%) C++
7 6 (9.38%) Java
8 1 (1.56%) C
8 1 (1.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (4.69%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.38%) QA
System Software
1 6 (9.38%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.25%) Firmware
3 1 (1.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 47 (73.44%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.06%) Oracle
3 6 (9.38%) OpenText
3 6 (9.38%) RedGate
4 2 (3.13%) VMware
5 1 (1.56%) Blue Prism
5 1 (1.56%) Cisco
5 1 (1.56%) SAP
5 1 (1.56%) Sitecore
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