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

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 51 46 52
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 9 24 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.60% 4.63% 2.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.00% 10.48% 5.70%
Number of salaries quoted 9 22 8
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +19.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £25,250 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £64,500 £41,800
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
150 229 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 26.69% 44.21% 36.66%
Number of salaries quoted 117 142 113
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 32 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (59.38%) .NET
3 19 (59.38%) ASP.NET
4 18 (56.25%) jQuery
5 16 (50.00%) C#
6 15 (46.88%) MVC
7 14 (43.75%) WCF
8 13 (40.63%) .NET Framework
8 13 (40.63%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (40.63%) Entity Framework
9 11 (34.38%) Risk Analytics
9 11 (34.38%) Analytics
9 11 (34.38%) Computer Science
9 11 (34.38%) WPF
9 11 (34.38%) Finance
10 10 (31.25%) Windows
10 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
11 9 (28.13%) SharePoint
11 9 (28.13%) SQL
11 9 (28.13%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (25.00%) T-SQL
12 8 (25.00%) Workflow
13 7 (21.88%) HTML
13 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
13 7 (21.88%) CSS
14 6 (18.75%) CRM
14 6 (18.75%) VMware
14 6 (18.75%) Degree
14 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 9 (28.13%) SharePoint
2 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (12.50%) IIS
2 4 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (12.50%) Skype for Business
3 3 (9.38%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (6.25%) IBM Domino
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
5 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (28.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (12.50%) Oracle Database
4 4 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (9.38%) DB2
5 3 (9.38%) MySQL
5 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (9.38%) Sybase IQ
6 2 (6.25%) OLAP
6 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (6.25%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (6.25%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
7 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (34.38%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Legal
2 1 (3.13%) Marketing
2 1 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) C# Developer
1 15 (46.88%) Developer
2 5 (15.63%) DBA
3 4 (12.50%) IT Manager
3 4 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 4 (12.50%) SQL DBA
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
4 3 (9.38%) .NET Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Administrator
4 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (9.38%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (9.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Tester
5 2 (6.25%) Applications Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Service Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Web Tester
6 1 (3.13%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (59.38%) .NET
1 19 (59.38%) ASP.NET
2 18 (56.25%) jQuery
3 14 (43.75%) WCF
4 13 (40.63%) .NET Framework
4 13 (40.63%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (40.63%) Entity Framework
5 11 (34.38%) WPF
6 7 (21.88%) CSS
6 7 (21.88%) HTML
7 4 (12.50%) SAP Business Workflow
8 3 (9.38%) ADO.NET
8 3 (9.38%) Ajax
8 3 (9.38%) CSS3
8 3 (9.38%) HTML5
8 3 (9.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (6.25%) Web Services
10 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (3.13%) Middleware
10 1 (3.13%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.25%) User Experience
3 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.13%) iPad
3 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.13%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) Windows
2 3 (9.38%) AIX
2 3 (9.38%) Linux
3 2 (6.25%) Android
4 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Phone
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (46.88%) MVC
3 11 (34.38%) Analytics
3 11 (34.38%) Risk Analytics
4 8 (25.00%) Workflow
5 6 (18.75%) CRM
6 5 (15.63%) Coaching
6 5 (15.63%) Service Delivery
6 5 (15.63%) Supplier Management
7 4 (12.50%) Change Control
7 4 (12.50%) Defect Tracking
7 4 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
7 4 (12.50%) Line Management
7 4 (12.50%) Performance Management
7 4 (12.50%) Practice Management
7 4 (12.50%) Programme Management
7 4 (12.50%) Project Governance
7 4 (12.50%) QMS
7 4 (12.50%) Records Management
7 4 (12.50%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 16 (50.00%) C#
2 9 (28.13%) SQL
3 8 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
6 2 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Degree
2 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) GxP
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.50%) Terminal Services
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Data Guard
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (3.13%) SCCM
2 1 (3.13%) SCOM
2 1 (3.13%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.75%) VMware
3 5 (15.63%) Citrix
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle
3 5 (15.63%) SAP
4 4 (12.50%) HP
4 4 (12.50%) iManage
5 3 (9.38%) IBM
5 3 (9.38%) Sybase
6 2 (6.25%) Adobe
6 2 (6.25%) Axway
6 2 (6.25%) Kofax
6 2 (6.25%) Lotus
7 1 (3.13%) F5
7 1 (3.13%) Nintex
7 1 (3.13%) Xamarin
Watford, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, healthcare, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago