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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 18 12 22
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 14 12 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 10.45% 14.63% 9.01%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.92% 36.36% 19.80%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 20
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
74 33 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 55.22% 40.24% 45.50%
Number of salaries quoted 52 27 101
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 24 December 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 18 (100.00%) HTML
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (77.78%) SQL
2 14 (77.78%) T-SQL
3 13 (72.22%) C#
3 13 (72.22%) Visual Studio
3 13 (72.22%) ASP.NET
4 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
5 9 (50.00%) VB
5 9 (50.00%) VB.NET
5 9 (50.00%) VBA
5 9 (50.00%) MS Access
5 9 (50.00%) WinForms
5 9 (50.00%) VB6
5 9 (50.00%) Degree
5 9 (50.00%) Computer Science
5 9 (50.00%) Git (software)
6 5 (27.78%) Java
6 5 (27.78%) JUnit
6 5 (27.78%) JDBC
6 5 (27.78%) SOAP
6 5 (27.78%) Web Services
6 5 (27.78%) XML
6 5 (27.78%) XSD
6 5 (27.78%) OO
6 5 (27.78%) Python
6 5 (27.78%) E-Commerce
6 5 (27.78%) OOD

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (50.00%) MS Access
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (27.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (72.22%) Visual Studio
2 9 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (27.78%) JUnit
3 5 (27.78%) Eclipse
4 4 (22.22%) CruiseControl
4 4 (22.22%) Subversion
4 4 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (22.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (27.78%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Java Developer
3 4 (22.22%) C# Developer
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Junior Developer
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Designer
3 4 (22.22%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) HTML
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (72.22%) ASP.NET
3 9 (50.00%) WinForms
4 5 (27.78%) JAX-WS
4 5 (27.78%) JDBC
4 5 (27.78%) SOAP
4 5 (27.78%) Web Services
4 5 (27.78%) XML
4 5 (27.78%) XSD
4 5 (27.78%) WSDL
4 5 (27.78%) JAXB
5 4 (22.22%) CSS
5 4 (22.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 4 (22.22%) REST
5 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
5 4 (22.22%) NHibernate
5 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
5 4 (22.22%) WCF
5 4 (22.22%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (27.78%) EFT
3 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) OO
1 5 (27.78%) E-Commerce
1 5 (27.78%) OOD
1 5 (27.78%) Scrum
1 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (27.78%) TDD
1 5 (27.78%) Business Development
1 5 (27.78%) Domain-Driven Design
1 5 (27.78%) User Stories
2 4 (22.22%) MVVM
2 4 (22.22%) SOA
2 4 (22.22%) E-business
2 4 (22.22%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) SQL
1 14 (77.78%) T-SQL
2 13 (72.22%) C#
3 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
4 9 (50.00%) VB6
4 9 (50.00%) VB
4 9 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 9 (50.00%) VBA
5 5 (27.78%) Python
5 5 (27.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) ISO 8583
2 4 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) VMware