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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 28 65 25
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -40
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 38 8 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 7.00% 1.40% 8.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 22.09% 5.13% 23.28%
Number of salaries quoted 32 7 27
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +22.66%
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
172 156 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 31.68% 27.32% 37.79%
Number of salaries quoted 133 130 96
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 £37,500 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%

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 4 May 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Watford

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 61 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 50 (81.97%) .NET
3 41 (67.21%) JavaScript
4 40 (65.57%) SQL
5 34 (55.74%) Microsoft
5 34 (55.74%) Relational Database
6 31 (50.82%) ASP.NET
7 29 (47.54%) C#
8 27 (44.26%) HTML
9 26 (42.62%) CSS
10 24 (39.34%) SharePoint
11 19 (31.15%) SC Cleared
11 19 (31.15%) Security Cleared
12 18 (29.51%) Workflow
13 16 (26.23%) Finance
14 15 (24.59%) Sybase
15 14 (22.95%) Java
15 14 (22.95%) Data Modelling
15 14 (22.95%) Business Intelligence
15 14 (22.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 14 (22.95%) Jaspersoft
16 13 (21.31%) MS Excel
16 13 (21.31%) CRM
17 12 (19.67%) Process Management
17 12 (19.67%) Sybase ASE
17 12 (19.67%) Dynamics CRM
17 12 (19.67%) MongoDB
17 12 (19.67%) NoSQL
17 12 (19.67%) SQL Server 2012
18 9 (14.75%) Agile Software Development

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 24 (39.34%) SharePoint
2 8 (13.11%) IIS
3 3 (4.92%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.92%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.28%) ColdFusion
5 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.64%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.64%) WorkSite
5 1 (1.64%) Lync
5 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.64%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.64%) JBoss
5 1 (1.64%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 13 (21.31%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (19.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 34 (55.74%) Relational Database
3 14 (22.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (19.67%) Sybase ASE
4 12 (19.67%) MongoDB
4 12 (19.67%) NoSQL
4 12 (19.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (9.84%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.64%) PowerBuilder
General
1 16 (26.23%) Finance
2 2 (3.28%) Legal
3 1 (1.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (77.05%) Developer
2 25 (40.98%) .NET Developer
3 23 (37.70%) Senior Developer
4 22 (36.07%) Senior .NET Developer
5 12 (19.67%) ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (18.03%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (14.75%) SQL Developer
8 8 (13.11%) Junior
9 7 (11.48%) Junior Developer
9 7 (11.48%) Software Developer
10 6 (9.84%) Database Developer
11 5 (8.20%) .NET Consultant
11 5 (8.20%) Applications Architect
11 5 (8.20%) Architect
11 5 (8.20%) Consultant
12 4 (6.56%) Senior Consultant
12 4 (6.56%) Senior .NET Consultant
12 4 (6.56%) Junior .NET Developer
12 4 (6.56%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
13 3 (4.92%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (81.97%) .NET
2 31 (50.82%) ASP.NET
3 27 (44.26%) HTML
4 26 (42.62%) CSS
5 6 (9.84%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (9.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (6.56%) jQuery
7 3 (4.92%) Entity Framework
7 3 (4.92%) .NET Framework
7 3 (4.92%) ADO.NET
8 2 (3.28%) SAP PI
9 1 (1.64%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.11%) User Experience
2 5 (8.20%) iPad
3 4 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.28%) PKI
5 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.75%) Windows
2 5 (8.20%) Android
3 3 (4.92%) Linux
4 1 (1.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.51%) Workflow
2 14 (22.95%) Data Modelling
2 14 (22.95%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (21.31%) CRM
4 12 (19.67%) Process Management
5 9 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (14.75%) MVC
6 6 (9.84%) Scrum
6 6 (9.84%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (8.20%) Product Management
7 5 (8.20%) Risk Analysis
7 5 (8.20%) Network Design
8 4 (6.56%) Software Engineering
9 3 (4.92%) Software Testing
9 3 (4.92%) Test Scripting
9 3 (4.92%) Service Delivery
10 2 (3.28%) Enterprise Architecture
10 2 (3.28%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (3.28%) Data Protection
10 2 (3.28%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 41 (67.21%) JavaScript
2 40 (65.57%) SQL
3 29 (47.54%) C#
4 14 (22.95%) Java
5 6 (9.84%) VB.NET
6 3 (4.92%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.28%) VBA
8 1 (1.64%) VB
8 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (31.15%) SC Cleared
1 19 (31.15%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.84%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (8.20%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.64%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) SCCM
1 2 (3.28%) SCOM
2 1 (1.64%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 34 (55.74%) Microsoft
2 15 (24.59%) Sybase
3 14 (22.95%) Jaspersoft
4 6 (9.84%) HP
5 4 (6.56%) SAP
6 3 (4.92%) VMware
6 3 (4.92%) Citrix
7 2 (3.28%) Metastorm
7 2 (3.28%) Nintex
8 1 (1.64%) Axway
8 1 (1.64%) Oracle
8 1 (1.64%) Kofax
8 1 (1.64%) Lotus
8 1 (1.64%) IBM
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