The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 20 22 24
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 6 7 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 5.36% 7.53% 10.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.63% 22.58% 22.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 18
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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 Welwyn Garden City region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
41 31 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 36.61% 33.33% 48.04%
Number of salaries quoted 34 24 90
Average salary £57,500 £39,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.43% -8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Welwyn Garden City region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Welwyn Garden City region.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (50.00%) VB
3 4 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (50.00%) VBA
3 4 (50.00%) SOA
3 4 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (50.00%) CruiseControl
3 4 (50.00%) VB6
3 4 (50.00%) Subversion
3 4 (50.00%) NHibernate
3 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (50.00%) Degree
3 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (50.00%) QA
3 4 (50.00%) WCF
3 4 (50.00%) jQuery
3 4 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (50.00%) MVVM
3 4 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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.

Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (50.00%) CruiseControl
2 4 (50.00%) Subversion
2 4 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Designer
3 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (50.00%) CSS
2 4 (50.00%) NHibernate
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (50.00%) WCF
2 4 (50.00%) jQuery
2 4 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 4 (50.00%) REST
2 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (50.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) SOA
1 4 (50.00%) MVVM
1 4 (50.00%) E-business
1 4 (50.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (50.00%) VB
3 4 (50.00%) VBA
3 4 (50.00%) VB6
4 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft