The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for SQL Server 2008 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Manchester / Bolton
Rank 27 18 31
Rank change year-on-year -9 +13  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 2 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 1.64% 1.37% 6.90%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.85% 3.70% 12.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 12
Median salary £38,750 £31,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.01% -30.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

SQL Server 2008 is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Bolton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 52 27 94
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 42.62% 36.99% 54.02%
Number of salaries quoted 48 23 84
Median salary £35,000 £31,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -25.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bolton citing SQL Server 2008 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in Bolton

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Bolton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in Bolton.

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in Bolton

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bolton region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSD
3 1 (33.33%) XSL
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Sentry
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) .NET

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) WCF
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) XSD
1 1 (33.33%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Sentry
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