The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Brentwood 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.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Essex / Brentwood
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 24 35
Rank change year-on-year +14 +11  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 14 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brentwood 18.92% 6.86% 2.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 43.75% 33.33% 15.56%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 7
Median salary £47,500 £60,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.83% -4.00%  
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 Brentwood with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Brentwood
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 32 42 45
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Brentwood 43.24% 20.59% 18.83%
Number of salaries quoted 18 24 21
Median salary £47,500 £60,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.83% +26.31%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Brentwood

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brentwood 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 Brentwood

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Brentwood

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in Brentwood

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Brentwood

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in Brentwood over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2008 in Brentwood

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Brentwood

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 Brentwood region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 39 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 35 (89.74%) SQL Server 2012
3 31 (79.49%) .NET
4 29 (74.36%) Workflow
4 29 (74.36%) Visual Studio
4 29 (74.36%) ASP.NET
4 29 (74.36%) CSS
4 29 (74.36%) C#
4 29 (74.36%) HTML
4 29 (74.36%) JavaScript
4 29 (74.36%) OOD
4 29 (74.36%) SDLC
4 29 (74.36%) Unit Testing
4 29 (74.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 29 (74.36%) Ajax
4 29 (74.36%) .NET Framework
4 29 (74.36%) QA
4 29 (74.36%) Wealth Management
5 25 (64.10%) Finance
6 19 (48.72%) VB.NET
7 10 (25.64%) SQL
8 6 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (12.82%) Mentoring
10 4 (10.26%) Database Theory
10 4 (10.26%) Tableau
10 4 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (10.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (10.26%) Straight-Through Processing
10 4 (10.26%) Mobile App
11 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brentwood 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 35 (89.74%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (10.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
5 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (5.13%) QlikView
5 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
5 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 29 (74.36%) Team Foundation Server
1 29 (74.36%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (64.10%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Banking
2 1 (2.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (48.72%) .NET Developer
1 19 (48.72%) Developer
1 19 (48.72%) VB.NET Developer
2 14 (35.90%) .NET Software Developer
3 10 (25.64%) Technical Leader
4 8 (20.51%) DBA
4 8 (20.51%) SQL DBA
5 5 (12.82%) Administrator
5 5 (12.82%) SQL Server DBA
6 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (10.26%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (10.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (10.26%) C# Developer
6 4 (10.26%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 4 (10.26%) HTML CSS Developer
6 4 (10.26%) HTML Developer
6 4 (10.26%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (10.26%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (79.49%) .NET
2 29 (74.36%) .NET Framework
2 29 (74.36%) Ajax
2 29 (74.36%) ASP.NET
2 29 (74.36%) CSS
2 29 (74.36%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Linux
1 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (5.13%) Windows
1 2 (5.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (74.36%) OOD
1 29 (74.36%) SDLC
1 29 (74.36%) Unit Testing
1 29 (74.36%) Wealth Management
1 29 (74.36%) Workflow
2 5 (12.82%) Mentoring
3 4 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (10.26%) Database Theory
3 4 (10.26%) Straight-Through Processing
4 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
4 2 (5.13%) High Availability
4 2 (5.13%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 29 (74.36%) C#
1 29 (74.36%) JavaScript
2 19 (48.72%) VB.NET
3 10 (25.64%) SQL
4 2 (5.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) MCDBA
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (74.36%) QA
2 2 (5.13%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) Tableau
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle