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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 49 50 51
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 23 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.40% 2.21% 3.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.85% 5.73% 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 21 8 16
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £33,850 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £40,000 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
212 157 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 40.54% 38.57% 35.76%
Number of salaries quoted 125 113 104
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £27,825
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 January 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Watford

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 35 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (82.86%) Microsoft
3 24 (68.57%) .NET
4 22 (62.86%) C#
4 22 (62.86%) SharePoint
5 21 (60.00%) JavaScript
6 20 (57.14%) ASP.NET
6 20 (57.14%) CSS
6 20 (57.14%) SC Cleared
6 20 (57.14%) Security Cleared
7 19 (54.29%) HTML
8 18 (51.43%) SQL
9 17 (48.57%) IIS
10 13 (37.14%) Workflow
11 12 (34.29%) Relational Database
12 11 (31.43%) MS Excel
13 10 (28.57%) Visual Studio
13 10 (28.57%) jQuery
14 9 (25.71%) Windows
14 9 (25.71%) Process Management
15 8 (22.86%) SQL Server 2012
16 7 (20.00%) Degree
16 7 (20.00%) Software Engineering
17 6 (17.14%) Hyper-V
18 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
18 5 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
18 5 (14.29%) VMware
18 5 (14.29%) Citrix
18 5 (14.29%) CRM
18 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 22 (62.86%) SharePoint
2 17 (48.57%) IIS
3 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange
4 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 11 (31.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Firewall
1 2 (5.71%) DNS
2 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (34.29%) Relational Database
3 8 (22.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (28.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.86%) Marketing
1 1 (2.86%) Finance
1 1 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (51.43%) Developer
2 8 (22.86%) Junior
3 7 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 7 (20.00%) Junior Developer
4 6 (17.14%) .NET Developer
4 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Product Specialist
6 4 (11.43%) C# Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Consultant
6 4 (11.43%) Architect
6 4 (11.43%) .NET Consultant
6 4 (11.43%) Applications Architect
6 4 (11.43%) Junior C# Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Junior .NET Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Senior .NET Consultant
7 3 (8.57%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (8.57%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (68.57%) .NET
2 20 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 20 (57.14%) CSS
3 19 (54.29%) HTML
4 10 (28.57%) jQuery
5 4 (11.43%) ADO.NET
5 4 (11.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 4 (11.43%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.86%) SAP PI
6 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) iPad
2 3 (8.57%) User Experience
2 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) Thin Client
3 2 (5.71%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.86%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Windows
2 4 (11.43%) Android
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (5.71%) Windows XP
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) Workflow
2 9 (25.71%) Process Management
3 7 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (14.29%) CRM
5 4 (11.43%) MVC
5 4 (11.43%) Risk Analysis
5 4 (11.43%) Product Management
5 4 (11.43%) Network Design
6 3 (8.57%) Software Testing
6 3 (8.57%) Test Scripting
6 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.71%) ITIL
7 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
7 2 (5.71%) PRINCE
7 2 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (2.86%) Data Protection
8 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 22 (62.86%) C#
2 21 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 18 (51.43%) SQL
4 4 (11.43%) T-SQL
4 4 (11.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (57.14%) SC Cleared
1 20 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 7 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) QA
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) Hyper-V
2 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.71%) vSphere
3 2 (5.71%) XenApp
3 2 (5.71%) XenServer
3 2 (5.71%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) SCCM
1 1 (2.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (82.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.29%) VMware
2 5 (14.29%) Citrix
3 4 (11.43%) HP
4 2 (5.71%) SAP
4 2 (5.71%) Cisco
4 2 (5.71%) Altiris
5 1 (2.86%) Nintex
5 1 (2.86%) Metastorm
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Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago