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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 67 49 61
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +12
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 33 59 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.53% 4.37% 2.76%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.66% 12.94% 10.03%
Number of salaries quoted 31 56 26
Average salary £42,500 £37,250 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.09% -8.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
381 456 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 29.20% 33.75% 27.50%
Number of salaries quoted 324 415 265
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 13 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the Wales region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
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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 -23 29 £40,000 +7.38% 4
North Wales +6 2 £40,000 +17.64%
West Wales -11 2 £50,000 +33.33%
SQL Server 2008
UK

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 64 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 44 (68.75%) SQL
3 34 (53.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 32 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 29 (45.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 24 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
7 21 (32.81%) MS Excel
7 21 (32.81%) Windows
7 21 (32.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 20 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
9 17 (26.56%) SQL Server 2012
10 15 (23.44%) Performance Tuning
10 15 (23.44%) C#
11 14 (21.88%) T-SQL
11 14 (21.88%) CSS
11 14 (21.88%) MVC
11 14 (21.88%) Degree
12 13 (20.31%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (20.31%) ASP.NET
12 13 (20.31%) .NET
13 12 (18.75%) JavaScript
13 12 (18.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 11 (17.19%) Team Foundation Server
14 11 (17.19%) Relational Database
14 11 (17.19%) HTML
15 10 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (15.63%) Advertising
15 10 (15.63%) Migration
15 10 (15.63%) Visual Studio
15 10 (15.63%) Data Transformation

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 4 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 4 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.56%) Apache
3 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.56%) IIS
3 1 (1.56%) Node.js
3 1 (1.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 21 (32.81%) MS Excel
2 9 (14.06%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.81%) SAN
2 2 (3.13%) Internet
2 2 (3.13%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.56%) DNS
3 1 (1.56%) Firewall
3 1 (1.56%) HTTP
3 1 (1.56%) Intranet
3 1 (1.56%) NAS
3 1 (1.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 34 (53.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 29 (45.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (32.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 20 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (26.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (18.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 11 (17.19%) Relational Database
9 9 (14.06%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (7.81%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (6.25%) OLAP
11 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
12 3 (4.69%) MySQL
12 3 (4.69%) SSDT
13 2 (3.13%) MS Access
13 2 (3.13%) OLTP
13 2 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
14 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 10g
14 1 (1.56%) Oracle9i Database
14 1 (1.56%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 11 (17.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (15.63%) Visual Studio
3 5 (7.81%) Subversion
4 4 (6.25%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (3.13%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.56%) Ant
7 1 (1.56%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.56%) Gradle
7 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.56%) Maven
General
1 10 (15.63%) Advertising
2 9 (14.06%) Finance
3 6 (9.38%) Legal
4 4 (6.25%) Law
5 2 (3.13%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.56%) Electronics
6 1 (1.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (64.06%) Developer
2 18 (28.13%) SQL Developer
3 14 (21.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 11 (17.19%) .NET Developer
5 10 (15.63%) Analyst
5 10 (15.63%) DBA
5 10 (15.63%) SQL DBA
6 9 (14.06%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 8 (12.50%) Business Developer
7 8 (12.50%) SQL BI Developer
8 7 (10.94%) SQL Analyst
9 5 (7.81%) Analyst Developer
9 5 (7.81%) Development Manager
9 5 (7.81%) Lead Developer
9 5 (7.81%) SQL Server DBA
10 4 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (6.25%) Web Developer
11 3 (4.69%) Business Manager
11 3 (4.69%) C# Developer
11 3 (4.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (21.88%) CSS
2 13 (20.31%) .NET
2 13 (20.31%) ASP.NET
2 13 (20.31%) ASP.NET MVC
3 11 (17.19%) HTML
4 9 (14.06%) .NET Framework
5 6 (9.38%) jQuery
5 6 (9.38%) WCF
6 5 (7.81%) Web Services
7 4 (6.25%) HTML5
7 4 (6.25%) XML
8 3 (4.69%) ADO
8 3 (4.69%) Entity Framework
8 3 (4.69%) Highcharts JS
8 3 (4.69%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (4.69%) NHibernate
8 3 (4.69%) RequireJS
8 3 (4.69%) SignalR
9 2 (3.13%) REST
9 2 (3.13%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.81%) Mathematics
2 3 (4.69%) Clustering
2 3 (4.69%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.69%) Data Extraction
3 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.13%) User Experience
4 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (32.81%) Windows
2 6 (9.38%) Windows Server
3 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.13%) Linux
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (23.44%) Performance Tuning
3 14 (21.88%) MVC
4 10 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (15.63%) Data Migration
4 10 (15.63%) Data Transformation
4 10 (15.63%) Migration
5 9 (14.06%) Inmon Methodology
5 9 (14.06%) Kimball Methodology
6 8 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 7 (10.94%) Dimensional Modelling
7 7 (10.94%) ETL
7 7 (10.94%) Scrum
8 6 (9.38%) Data Modelling
8 6 (9.38%) OO
9 5 (7.81%) Complex ETL
9 5 (7.81%) Configuration Management
9 5 (7.81%) ITIL
9 5 (7.81%) TDD
9 5 (7.81%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 44 (68.75%) SQL
2 15 (23.44%) C#
3 14 (21.88%) T-SQL
4 12 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 5 (7.81%) C
6 3 (4.69%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.13%) Java
7 2 (3.13%) PHP
7 2 (3.13%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.13%) VBA
8 1 (1.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (21.88%) Degree
2 3 (4.69%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (4.69%) MCSE
2 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.56%) CCNA
3 1 (1.56%) CCNP
3 1 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.56%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.56%) MCSA
3 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) SLA
2 1 (1.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (3.13%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 32 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.25%) Cisco
2 4 (6.25%) Oracle
2 4 (6.25%) VMware
3 3 (4.69%) NetApp
4 2 (3.13%) Citrix
5 1 (1.56%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (1.56%) HP
5 1 (1.56%) IBM
5 1 (1.56%) Red Gate
5 1 (1.56%) Tableau
5 1 (1.56%) Veeam
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Reed Technology
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
ITR-UK
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glamorgan, Wales
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £30,000 + excellent bens
Posted: 3 days ago