The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 38 37 63
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +26
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 22 26 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.55% 4.88% 1.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 24.18% 15.38% 6.30%
Number of salaries quoted 21 22 8
Median salary £55,000 £30,500 £40,625
Median salary % change year-on-year
+80.32% -24.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,250 £48,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SQL Server 2008
Hertfordshire

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 Watford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
91 169 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 18.84% 31.71% 24.19%
Number of salaries quoted 84 138 96
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £53,500
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 Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford 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 Watford

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Watford

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Watford

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Watford region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Watford

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 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 Watford region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 50 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 43 (86.00%) .NET
3 39 (78.00%) SQL
4 35 (70.00%) Microsoft
5 31 (62.00%) T-SQL
6 26 (52.00%) ASP.NET
6 26 (52.00%) Computer Science
7 25 (50.00%) Unit Testing
7 25 (50.00%) C#
8 24 (48.00%) Analytical Skills
9 23 (46.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 22 (44.00%) Time Management
11 20 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 20 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 20 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
12 19 (38.00%) Performance Tuning
12 19 (38.00%) MDX
12 19 (38.00%) Database Tuning
12 19 (38.00%) Business Intelligence
12 19 (38.00%) Data Modelling
12 19 (38.00%) ETL
12 19 (38.00%) Cognos
12 19 (38.00%) Data Warehouse
12 19 (38.00%) Power BI
12 19 (38.00%) ETL Development
13 18 (36.00%) SAP
13 18 (36.00%) SAP BW
13 18 (36.00%) SAP BPC
14 17 (34.00%) SAP Data Services
14 17 (34.00%) REST

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 11 (22.00%) CMS
2 3 (6.00%) IIS
2 3 (6.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 18 (36.00%) SAP BPC
2 16 (32.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (8.00%) Scribe Insight
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.00%) DNS
2 10 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (2.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 20 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 20 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (38.00%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (38.00%) Power BI
4 18 (36.00%) SAP BW
5 17 (34.00%) MS Access
5 17 (34.00%) SAP Data Services
6 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (4.00%) QlikView
7 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 23 (46.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (30.00%) Visual Studio
3 8 (16.00%) Subversion
General
1 9 (18.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Back Office
3 3 (6.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 34 (68.00%) Developer
2 21 (42.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 19 (38.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 17 (34.00%) Microsoft BI Developer
5 9 (18.00%) Head of Development
6 8 (16.00%) Web Developer
7 6 (12.00%) C# Developer
7 6 (12.00%) C# Web Developer
8 4 (8.00%) CRM Developer
9 3 (6.00%) Development Manager
10 2 (4.00%) Administrator
10 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 2 (4.00%) ETL Developer
10 2 (4.00%) SQL Developer
11 1 (2.00%) HTML CSS Developer
11 1 (2.00%) HTML Developer
11 1 (2.00%) Junior QA Tester
11 1 (2.00%) Senior DBA
11 1 (2.00%) Senior SQL DBA
11 1 (2.00%) Senior SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (86.00%) .NET
2 26 (52.00%) ASP.NET
3 19 (38.00%) MDX
4 17 (34.00%) REST
4 17 (34.00%) SOAP
4 17 (34.00%) Web Services
5 14 (28.00%) jQuery
6 10 (20.00%) CSS
6 10 (20.00%) HTML
7 9 (18.00%) .NET Framework
7 9 (18.00%) AngularJS
7 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (18.00%) Entity Framework
7 9 (18.00%) WCF
8 8 (16.00%) Ajax
8 8 (16.00%) CSS3
8 8 (16.00%) DHTML
9 4 (8.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 26 (52.00%) Computer Science
2 24 (48.00%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (34.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 22 (44.00%) Time Management
3 19 (38.00%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (38.00%) Data Modelling
3 19 (38.00%) Database Tuning
3 19 (38.00%) ETL
3 19 (38.00%) ETL Development
3 19 (38.00%) Performance Tuning
4 16 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (32.00%) CRM
5 15 (30.00%) Project Management
6 12 (24.00%) B2B
7 9 (18.00%) Analytics
7 9 (18.00%) MVC
7 9 (18.00%) Risk Analytics
8 8 (16.00%) Load Testing
8 8 (16.00%) TDD
8 8 (16.00%) Web Development
9 7 (14.00%) Content Management
10 6 (12.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 39 (78.00%) SQL
2 31 (62.00%) T-SQL
3 25 (50.00%) C#
4 17 (34.00%) PowerShell
4 17 (34.00%) VBA
5 13 (26.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (34.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.00%) vSphere
1 1 (2.00%) XenApp
1 1 (2.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (2.00%) SCCM
2 1 (2.00%) Simpana
2 1 (2.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 35 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (38.00%) Cognos
3 18 (36.00%) SAP
4 17 (34.00%) IBM
4 17 (34.00%) Oracle
5 2 (4.00%) Citrix
5 2 (4.00%) VMware
6 1 (2.00%) CommVault
6 1 (2.00%) NetApp
6 1 (2.00%) Symantec
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