Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 67 66
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1 -44
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 11 44 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.35% 3.19% 3.01%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.82% 11.00% 10.49%
Number of salaries quoted 11 43 40
Cardiff median annual salary £40,000 £33,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.21% +1.54% -7.14%
10th Percentile £28,250 £22,500 £27,450
90th Percentile £47,500 £42,250 £45,000
South Wales median annual salary £34,500 £33,173 £36,639
% change year-on-year +4.00% -9.46% +4.68%

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 Cardiff with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 228 400 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 27.91% 29.01% 28.74%
Number of salaries quoted 211 377 377
Cardiff median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +2.86% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £24,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £51,250 £55,000 £48,750
South Wales median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -3.75% +14.29% -

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in Cardiff

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in Cardiff

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in Cardiff over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2008 in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) .NET
3 6 (54.55%) MVC
4 5 (45.45%) CMS
4 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (45.45%) TDD
4 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 5 (45.45%) IIS
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
5 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
5 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 4 (36.36%) Web Development
6 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
6 3 (27.27%) LINQ
6 3 (27.27%) jQuery
6 3 (27.27%) Games
6 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
6 3 (27.27%) OOP
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle
6 3 (27.27%) Innovative Thinking
6 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
6 3 (27.27%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (18.18%) SOLID
7 2 (18.18%) Nimble Storage
7 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 5 (45.45%) CMS
1 5 (45.45%) IIS
2 3 (27.27%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (18.18%) Apache Solr
3 2 (18.18%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (18.18%) IPsec
1 2 (18.18%) NetScaler
1 2 (18.18%) SAN
1 2 (18.18%) SMS
1 2 (18.18%) VLAN
1 2 (18.18%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon Aurora
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (9.09%) QlikView
3 1 (9.09%) Redis
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
2 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (27.27%) Games
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) .NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) .NET Software Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C# Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C# Software Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Software Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) DBA
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Team Leader
5 1 (9.09%) Senior DBA
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Oracle DBA
5 1 (9.09%) Sitecore Developer
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
3 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (27.27%) jQuery
3 3 (27.27%) LINQ
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (18.18%) CSS
4 2 (18.18%) HTML
4 2 (18.18%) WinForms
4 2 (18.18%) XML
4 2 (18.18%) XSLT
5 1 (9.09%) WCF
5 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
1 2 (18.18%) NHS
1 2 (18.18%) Replication
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) CentOS
4 2 (18.18%) Debian
4 2 (18.18%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) MVC
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) TDD
3 4 (36.36%) Web Development
4 3 (27.27%) Innovative Thinking
4 3 (27.27%) OOP
5 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (18.18%) Coaching
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (18.18%) Health Informatics
5 2 (18.18%) Informatics
5 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
5 2 (18.18%) Software Deployment
5 2 (18.18%) SOLID
6 1 (9.09%) Data Management
6 1 (9.09%) Line Management
6 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (9.09%) Scrum
6 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
4 2 (18.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix
3 2 (18.18%) EMC
3 2 (18.18%) Nimble Storage
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
3 2 (18.18%) Sitecore
3 2 (18.18%) VMware