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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 25 70 26
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -44
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 46 5 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 9.33% 0.81% 7.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 28.40% 3.38% 20.39%
Number of salaries quoted 37 4 21
Average salary £50,000 £33,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.14% -3.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
162 148 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 32.86% 23.83% 35.15%
Number of salaries quoted 116 118 79
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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 3 June 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Watford

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 67 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 54 (80.60%) .NET
3 47 (70.15%) JavaScript
4 43 (64.18%) SQL
5 35 (52.24%) Relational Database
6 30 (44.78%) HTML
6 30 (44.78%) Microsoft
7 28 (41.79%) ASP.NET
8 24 (35.82%) C#
9 23 (34.33%) CSS
10 21 (31.34%) Finance
11 20 (29.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 20 (29.85%) Sybase
12 19 (28.36%) Java
12 19 (28.36%) Business Intelligence
12 19 (28.36%) SharePoint
12 19 (28.36%) Data Modelling
12 19 (28.36%) Jaspersoft
13 17 (25.37%) MongoDB
13 17 (25.37%) NoSQL
13 17 (25.37%) Sybase ASE
14 16 (23.88%) SC Cleared
14 16 (23.88%) Security Cleared
15 14 (20.90%) SQL Server 2012
16 13 (19.40%) Workflow
16 13 (19.40%) CRM
17 11 (16.42%) Dynamics CRM
17 11 (16.42%) MS Excel
18 10 (14.93%) Process Management
19 9 (13.43%) MVC

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 19 (28.36%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.96%) IIS
3 3 (4.48%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (4.48%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.99%) ColdFusion
5 1 (1.49%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.49%) JBoss
5 1 (1.49%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (1.49%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.49%) WorkSite
5 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.49%) Lync
5 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (16.42%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (16.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 35 (52.24%) Relational Database
3 20 (29.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (25.37%) MongoDB
4 17 (25.37%) NoSQL
4 17 (25.37%) Sybase ASE
5 14 (20.90%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.49%) OLAP
7 1 (1.49%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.49%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.49%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.49%) PowerBuilder
General
1 21 (31.34%) Finance
2 2 (2.99%) Legal
3 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 53 (79.10%) Developer
2 29 (43.28%) .NET Developer
3 23 (34.33%) Senior Developer
3 23 (34.33%) Senior .NET Developer
4 12 (17.91%) SQL Developer
5 10 (14.93%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (14.93%) ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (13.43%) Software Developer
7 8 (11.94%) Database Developer
8 6 (8.96%) VB.NET Developer
8 6 (8.96%) Junior
9 5 (7.46%) Architect
9 5 (7.46%) Junior Developer
9 5 (7.46%) Applications Architect
10 4 (5.97%) Consultant
11 3 (4.48%) Senior Consultant
11 3 (4.48%) Administrator
11 3 (4.48%) Senior .NET Consultant
11 3 (4.48%) .NET Consultant
11 3 (4.48%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (80.60%) .NET
2 30 (44.78%) HTML
3 28 (41.79%) ASP.NET
4 23 (34.33%) CSS
5 8 (11.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 8 (11.94%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (2.99%) SAP PI
6 2 (2.99%) jQuery
7 1 (1.49%) ADO.NET
7 1 (1.49%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.49%) SAP Business Workflow
7 1 (1.49%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.43%) User Experience
2 5 (7.46%) iPad
2 5 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.99%) PKI
4 1 (1.49%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.49%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.43%) Windows
2 5 (7.46%) Android
3 3 (4.48%) Linux
4 1 (1.49%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (28.36%) Business Intelligence
1 19 (28.36%) Data Modelling
2 13 (19.40%) Workflow
2 13 (19.40%) CRM
3 10 (14.93%) Process Management
4 9 (13.43%) MVC
4 9 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (11.94%) Continuous Delivery
5 8 (11.94%) Scrum
6 5 (7.46%) Risk Analysis
6 5 (7.46%) Network Design
6 5 (7.46%) Product Management
6 5 (7.46%) Converged Infrastructure
7 2 (2.99%) Data Protection
7 2 (2.99%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (2.99%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.49%) UML
8 1 (1.49%) OO
8 1 (1.49%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 47 (70.15%) JavaScript
2 43 (64.18%) SQL
3 24 (35.82%) C#
4 19 (28.36%) Java
5 8 (11.94%) VB.NET
6 3 (4.48%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.99%) VBA
8 1 (1.49%) VB
8 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (23.88%) SC Cleared
1 16 (23.88%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.46%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.49%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) SCCM
1 2 (2.99%) SCOM
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.49%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 30 (44.78%) Microsoft
2 20 (29.85%) Sybase
3 19 (28.36%) Jaspersoft
4 6 (8.96%) HP
5 4 (5.97%) SAP
6 3 (4.48%) Citrix
6 3 (4.48%) VMware
7 2 (2.99%) Nintex
7 2 (2.99%) Metastorm
7 2 (2.99%) Oracle
8 1 (1.49%) Lotus
8 1 (1.49%) IBM
8 1 (1.49%) Kofax
8 1 (1.49%) Axway
Watford, Hertfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus+ excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: Competitive salary with benefits offered
Posted: 22 days ago