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

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 25 46 69
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +23
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 34 33 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 7.33% 5.95% 1.37%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 39.08% 17.01% 6.30%
Number of salaries quoted 33 28 7
Median salary £55,000 £30,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+83.33% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £24,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,750 £47,500
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
87 194 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 18.75% 34.95% 21.75%
Number of salaries quoted 80 140 91
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 25 July 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Watford

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 47 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 36 (76.60%) .NET
3 31 (65.96%) SQL
4 28 (59.57%) C#
4 28 (59.57%) ASP.NET
5 27 (57.45%) Microsoft
6 22 (46.81%) T-SQL
7 18 (38.30%) CRM
7 18 (38.30%) Dynamics CRM
7 18 (38.30%) Computer Science
8 16 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (34.04%) jQuery
8 16 (34.04%) Unit Testing
8 16 (34.04%) SQL Server 2012
8 16 (34.04%) Project Management
9 15 (31.91%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (29.79%) Visual Studio
10 14 (29.79%) JavaScript
10 14 (29.79%) Oracle
10 14 (29.79%) Performance Tuning
10 14 (29.79%) Team Foundation Server
11 13 (27.66%) Time Management
12 12 (25.53%) B2B
13 11 (23.40%) CMS
13 11 (23.40%) Finance
13 11 (23.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 11 (23.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 10 (21.28%) Database Tuning
14 10 (21.28%) Risk Analytics
14 10 (21.28%) ASP.NET MVC

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 (23.40%) CMS
2 1 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.13%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 18 (38.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (19.15%) SAP BPC
3 6 (12.77%) Scribe Insight
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.64%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) DNS
1 1 (2.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (34.04%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (23.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 11 (23.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (21.28%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (21.28%) Power BI
5 9 (19.15%) SAP BW
6 8 (17.02%) MS Access
6 8 (17.02%) SAP Data Services
7 7 (14.89%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (12.77%) Oracle Database
8 6 (12.77%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (12.77%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (12.77%) Oracle9i Database
9 5 (10.64%) Oracle Database 12c
9 5 (10.64%) Oracle Exadata
10 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (4.26%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (29.79%) Team Foundation Server
1 14 (29.79%) Visual Studio
2 8 (17.02%) Subversion
General
1 11 (23.40%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Back Office
2 4 (8.51%) Retail
3 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.13%) Publishing
3 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (59.57%) Developer
2 12 (25.53%) Microsoft Developer
3 10 (21.28%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 9 (19.15%) Head of Development
5 8 (17.02%) Microsoft BI Developer
5 8 (17.02%) Web Developer
6 7 (14.89%) C# Developer
7 6 (12.77%) C# Web Developer
7 6 (12.77%) CRM Developer
8 5 (10.64%) DBA
9 4 (8.51%) Architect
9 4 (8.51%) Oracle Architect
9 4 (8.51%) Oracle DBA
9 4 (8.51%) Senior DBA
10 3 (6.38%) Administrator
10 3 (6.38%) Development Manager
10 3 (6.38%) Senior Oracle DBA
11 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse Developer
11 2 (4.26%) ETL Developer
11 2 (4.26%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (76.60%) .NET
2 28 (59.57%) ASP.NET
3 16 (34.04%) jQuery
4 10 (21.28%) .NET Framework
4 10 (21.28%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (21.28%) Entity Framework
4 10 (21.28%) MDX
4 10 (21.28%) WCF
5 9 (19.15%) AngularJS
5 9 (19.15%) CSS
5 9 (19.15%) HTML
6 8 (17.02%) Ajax
6 8 (17.02%) CSS3
6 8 (17.02%) DHTML
6 8 (17.02%) REST
6 8 (17.02%) SOAP
6 8 (17.02%) Web Services
7 5 (10.64%) LINQ
7 5 (10.64%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 1 (2.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (38.30%) Computer Science
2 15 (31.91%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (17.02%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.64%) Linux
1 5 (10.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (10.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (38.30%) CRM
2 16 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (34.04%) Project Management
2 16 (34.04%) Unit Testing
3 14 (29.79%) Performance Tuning
4 13 (27.66%) Time Management
5 12 (25.53%) B2B
6 10 (21.28%) Analytics
6 10 (21.28%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (21.28%) Data Modelling
6 10 (21.28%) Database Tuning
6 10 (21.28%) ETL
6 10 (21.28%) ETL Development
6 10 (21.28%) MVC
6 10 (21.28%) Risk Analytics
7 8 (17.02%) Load Testing
7 8 (17.02%) TDD
7 8 (17.02%) Web Development
8 7 (14.89%) Content Management
9 6 (12.77%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 31 (65.96%) SQL
2 28 (59.57%) C#
3 22 (46.81%) T-SQL
4 14 (29.79%) JavaScript
5 8 (17.02%) PowerShell
5 8 (17.02%) VBA
6 5 (10.64%) Perl
7 1 (2.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (12.77%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (12.77%) Data Guard
2 5 (10.64%) EMC NetWorker
2 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 27 (57.45%) Microsoft
2 14 (29.79%) Oracle
3 10 (21.28%) Cognos
4 9 (19.15%) IBM
4 9 (19.15%) SAP
5 5 (10.64%) 3PAR
5 5 (10.64%) NetApp
5 5 (10.64%) VMware
6 1 (2.13%) Axway
6 1 (2.13%) Kofax
6 1 (2.13%) Lotus
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Michael Page Technology
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