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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 72 64 59
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 25 44 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.89% 3.09% 3.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.98% 10.30% 12.91%
Number of salaries quoted 24 37 43
Median salary £31,750 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.62% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £29,750 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £51,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
358 427 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 27.02% 29.99% 25.11%
Number of salaries quoted 312 355 307
Median salary £38,500 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.05% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 -15 20 £32,500 -18.75% 5
West Wales -8 5 £30,500 +52.50% 1
SQL Server 2008
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SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 63 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 49 (77.78%) SQL
3 39 (61.90%) Microsoft
4 31 (49.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 28 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
6 25 (39.68%) C#
7 24 (38.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 23 (36.51%) .NET
8 23 (36.51%) Windows
9 20 (31.75%) T-SQL
9 20 (31.75%) Business Intelligence
10 18 (28.57%) MS Excel
10 18 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 17 (26.98%) Data Warehouse
12 15 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (22.22%) MVC
13 14 (22.22%) Finance
13 14 (22.22%) ASP.NET
13 14 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
14 13 (20.63%) JavaScript
15 12 (19.05%) Advertising
15 12 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
15 12 (19.05%) WCF
16 11 (17.46%) Visual Studio
16 11 (17.46%) ETL
17 10 (15.87%) Data Modelling
17 10 (15.87%) HTML
17 10 (15.87%) CSS
17 10 (15.87%) Scrum
17 10 (15.87%) .NET Framework

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 8 (12.70%) IIS
2 5 (7.94%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.17%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.59%) Apache
4 1 (1.59%) Moodle
4 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 18 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) Firewall
1 2 (3.17%) Internet
1 2 (3.17%) Network Security
1 2 (3.17%) VLAN
2 1 (1.59%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 31 (49.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 28 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 24 (38.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 17 (26.98%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (15.87%) SQL Server 2014
8 8 (12.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 7 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (9.52%) Relational Database
11 5 (7.94%) OLAP
12 4 (6.35%) OLTP
13 2 (3.17%) SSDT
14 1 (1.59%) DataStage
14 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Power View
14 1 (1.59%) MySQL
14 1 (1.59%) Oracle OLAP
14 1 (1.59%) QlikView
14 1 (1.59%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 11 (17.46%) Visual Studio
2 8 (12.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 7 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (7.94%) Git (software)
4 5 (7.94%) TeamCity
5 2 (3.17%) Subversion
General
1 14 (22.22%) Finance
2 12 (19.05%) Advertising
3 6 (9.52%) Legal
4 4 (6.35%) Electronics
4 4 (6.35%) Manufacturing
4 4 (6.35%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.17%) Banking
5 2 (3.17%) Law
5 2 (3.17%) Marketing
5 2 (3.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (57.14%) Developer
2 15 (23.81%) Analyst
3 13 (20.63%) DBA
3 13 (20.63%) SQL DBA
4 12 (19.05%) SQL Developer
5 9 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 9 (14.29%) SQL Server DBA
5 9 (14.29%) SSRS Developer
6 8 (12.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 7 (11.11%) Senior Developer
8 6 (9.52%) .NET Developer
8 6 (9.52%) QA Analyst
9 5 (7.94%) Business Developer
9 5 (7.94%) Software Developer
10 4 (6.35%) Analyst Developer
10 4 (6.35%) ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (6.35%) QA Test Analyst
10 4 (6.35%) Report Developer
10 4 (6.35%) Senior .NET Developer
10 4 (6.35%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (36.51%) .NET
2 14 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 12 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (19.05%) WCF
4 10 (15.87%) .NET Framework
4 10 (15.87%) CSS
4 10 (15.87%) HTML
5 6 (9.52%) jQuery
5 6 (9.52%) XML
6 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (6.35%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (6.35%) NHibernate
7 4 (6.35%) Web Services
7 4 (6.35%) WinForms
8 3 (4.76%) XSLT
9 2 (3.17%) Ajax
9 2 (3.17%) COM
9 2 (3.17%) Entity Framework
9 2 (3.17%) Highcharts JS
9 2 (3.17%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 6 (9.52%) User Experience
3 4 (6.35%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.76%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.59%) Clustering
5 1 (1.59%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.59%) Informatics
5 1 (1.59%) NHS
5 1 (1.59%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (36.51%) Windows
2 7 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 7 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (9.52%) Windows 10
3 6 (9.52%) Windows 8
4 2 (3.17%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (31.75%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (22.22%) MVC
3 14 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (17.46%) ETL
5 10 (15.87%) Data Modelling
5 10 (15.87%) Scrum
6 9 (14.29%) Complex ETL
6 9 (14.29%) Configuration Management
7 8 (12.70%) OO
8 6 (9.52%) Test Planning
9 5 (7.94%) ITIL
9 5 (7.94%) OOD
9 5 (7.94%) Project Management
9 5 (7.94%) Usability Testing
9 5 (7.94%) Web Development
10 4 (6.35%) Kanban
10 4 (6.35%) Migration
10 4 (6.35%) Practice Management
10 4 (6.35%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 49 (77.78%) SQL
2 25 (39.68%) C#
3 20 (31.75%) T-SQL
4 13 (20.63%) JavaScript
5 9 (14.29%) C
6 7 (11.11%) VB.NET
7 3 (4.76%) PowerShell
7 3 (4.76%) VB
8 2 (3.17%) Java
9 1 (1.59%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (3.17%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.59%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.52%) QA
2 2 (3.17%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.17%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 39 (61.90%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.76%) Oracle
3 2 (3.17%) SAP
4 1 (1.59%) IBM
4 1 (1.59%) NetApp
4 1 (1.59%) Tableau
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Benifits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension,Allowance,25 Days Holiday
Posted: 6 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £26000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 21 days ago