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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 26 17 18
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 14 10 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 11.86% 9.52% 14.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 19.18% 32.26% 26.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 26
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -12.50%
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
73 31 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 61.86% 29.52% 54.44%
Number of salaries quoted 34 23 98
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,450 £35,000 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £54,000
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 27 February 2015, 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 26 (100.00%) HTML
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
1 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 26 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 22 (84.62%) SQL
2 22 (84.62%) T-SQL
3 17 (65.38%) Degree
3 17 (65.38%) Computer Science
3 17 (65.38%) Git (software)
4 16 (61.54%) JavaScript
5 13 (50.00%) C#
5 13 (50.00%) Java
5 13 (50.00%) JDBC
5 13 (50.00%) SOAP
5 13 (50.00%) Web Services
5 13 (50.00%) XML
5 13 (50.00%) XSD
5 13 (50.00%) OO
5 13 (50.00%) Python
5 13 (50.00%) Eclipse
5 13 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 13 (50.00%) WSDL
5 13 (50.00%) JAXB
5 13 (50.00%) EFT
5 13 (50.00%) JUnit
5 13 (50.00%) Visual Studio
5 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 13 (50.00%) E-Commerce
5 13 (50.00%) OOD
5 13 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 (15.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 13 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 9 (34.62%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 17 (65.38%) Git (software)
2 13 (50.00%) JUnit
2 13 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 13 (50.00%) Eclipse
3 4 (15.38%) CruiseControl
3 4 (15.38%) Subversion
3 4 (15.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (15.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (50.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 26 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (15.38%) C# Developer
3 4 (15.38%) SQL Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Junior Developer
3 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Designer
3 4 (15.38%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) HTML
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 13 (50.00%) JAX-WS
2 13 (50.00%) JDBC
2 13 (50.00%) SOAP
2 13 (50.00%) Web Services
2 13 (50.00%) XML
2 13 (50.00%) XSD
2 13 (50.00%) WSDL
2 13 (50.00%) JAXB
3 9 (34.62%) WinForms
4 4 (15.38%) NHibernate
4 4 (15.38%) .NET Framework
4 4 (15.38%) WCF
4 4 (15.38%) jQuery
4 4 (15.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 4 (15.38%) REST
4 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
4 4 (15.38%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (65.38%) Computer Science
2 13 (50.00%) EFT
3 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) OO
1 13 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 13 (50.00%) OOD
1 13 (50.00%) Scrum
1 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (50.00%) TDD
1 13 (50.00%) Business Development
1 13 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 13 (50.00%) User Stories
2 4 (15.38%) MVVM
2 4 (15.38%) SOA
2 4 (15.38%) E-business
2 4 (15.38%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 22 (84.62%) SQL
1 22 (84.62%) T-SQL
2 16 (61.54%) JavaScript
3 13 (50.00%) C#
3 13 (50.00%) Java
3 13 (50.00%) Python
4 9 (34.62%) VB6
4 9 (34.62%) VB
4 9 (34.62%) VB.NET
4 9 (34.62%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (65.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (50.00%) ISO 8583
2 4 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 13 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (50.00%) VMware