Period
to 18 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 6 months to 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 153 183 123
Rank change year-on-year +30 -60 -13
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 41 19 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.08% 0.51% 1.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.32% 2.03% 6.61%
Number of salaries quoted 27 19 79
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +12.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,450 £28,700
90th Percentile £51,000 £60,250 £53,650
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% -5.56%

SQL Server 2008 is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 949 934 968
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 24.99% 25.28% 26.70%
Number of salaries quoted 647 781 823
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £28,900 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £61,250 £61,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% -

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing SQL Server 2008 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in Cambridgeshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in Cambridgeshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2008 in Cambridgeshire

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 18 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough -18 29 £37,500 -16.67% 2
Cambridge +16 7 £37,000 -7.50% 4
Huntingdon - 1 £57,500 - 2
SQL Server 2008
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2018, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 41 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (58.54%) SQL Server 2012
3 21 (51.22%) SQL
4 19 (46.34%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (43.90%) Microsoft
6 16 (39.02%) .NET
6 16 (39.02%) C#
6 16 (39.02%) HTML
6 16 (39.02%) JavaScript
6 16 (39.02%) Visual Studio
6 16 (39.02%) CSS
6 16 (39.02%) AngularJS
6 16 (39.02%) TypeScript
6 16 (39.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (39.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 15 (36.59%) Games
8 14 (34.15%) MVC
8 14 (34.15%) ASP.NET
8 14 (34.15%) ETL
8 14 (34.15%) ASP.NET Web API
9 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (31.71%) Scrum
10 12 (29.27%) Windows
10 12 (29.27%) T-SQL
11 11 (26.83%) ITIL
11 11 (26.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 11 (26.83%) Coaching
12 10 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (24.39%) PowerShell
13 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2008

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.44%) Magento
2 1 (2.44%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) Dynamics 365
2 3 (7.32%) IaaS
2 3 (7.32%) SaaS
3 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) NAS
2 1 (2.44%) DNS
2 1 (2.44%) FTP
2 1 (2.44%) SAN
2 1 (2.44%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (58.54%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (39.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (39.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (26.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (14.63%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (9.76%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (9.76%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (7.32%) GIS
9 2 (4.88%) Hadoop
9 2 (4.88%) MongoDB
9 2 (4.88%) NoSQL
10 1 (2.44%) Geospatial Data
10 1 (2.44%) OLAP
10 1 (2.44%) Power BI
10 1 (2.44%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 19 (46.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (39.02%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (36.59%) Games
2 7 (17.07%) Finance
3 2 (4.88%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.44%) Military
Job Titles
1 17 (41.46%) Developer
2 12 (29.27%) Software Developer
3 10 (24.39%) Administrator
3 10 (24.39%) DBA
4 9 (21.95%) .NET Developer
4 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (21.95%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (21.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (21.95%) C# Developer
5 8 (19.51%) SQL DBA
6 5 (12.20%) .NET Software Developer
6 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 5 (12.20%) C# Software Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Angular Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Consultant
7 4 (9.76%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Data Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) Dynamics AX Consultant
8 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 3 (7.32%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (39.02%) .NET
1 16 (39.02%) AngularJS
1 16 (39.02%) CSS
1 16 (39.02%) HTML
2 14 (34.15%) ASP.NET
2 14 (34.15%) ASP.NET Web API
3 8 (19.51%) EDI
4 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (19.51%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (17.07%) Clustering
3 7 (17.07%) Replication
4 3 (7.32%) Data Structures
5 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.44%) CMDB
6 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.44%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 12 (29.27%) Windows
2 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (14.63%) Windows 7
4 6 (14.63%) Windows Server
5 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (7.32%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.44%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) ETL
1 14 (34.15%) MVC
2 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (31.71%) Scrum
3 11 (26.83%) Coaching
3 11 (26.83%) ITIL
4 8 (19.51%) Data Transformation
4 8 (19.51%) E-business
5 6 (14.63%) Data Analysis
6 5 (12.20%) Database Mirroring
6 5 (12.20%) Deployment Automation
6 5 (12.20%) ERP
6 5 (12.20%) Software Engineering
6 5 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (9.76%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 3 (7.32%) Analytics
8 3 (7.32%) Compliance Management
8 3 (7.32%) Configuration Management
8 3 (7.32%) Data Architecture
8 3 (7.32%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (51.22%) SQL
2 16 (39.02%) C#
2 16 (39.02%) JavaScript
2 16 (39.02%) TypeScript
3 12 (29.27%) T-SQL
4 10 (24.39%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.44%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (2.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) MCP
2 2 (4.88%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (2.44%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 18 (43.90%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.20%) WorldPay
3 4 (9.76%) Citrix
4 3 (7.32%) NetApp
5 2 (4.88%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.44%) Cognos
6 1 (2.44%) HP
6 1 (2.44%) Sage
6 1 (2.44%) Veeam
6 1 (2.44%) VMware