The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Essex / Chelmsford
Rank 32 16 -
Rank change year-on-year -16 -  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 4 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford 2.04% 4.76% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.33% 25.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Median salary £32,500 £52,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.09% -  
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 Chelmsford with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Chelmsford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 30 16 20
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford 15.31% 19.05% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 21 14 19
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.31% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £38,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Chelmsford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chelmsford 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 Chelmsford

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in Chelmsford

SQL Server 2008
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 25 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 Chelmsford region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) WinForms
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 4 (100.00%) DevExpress
1 4 (100.00%) User Stories

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford 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 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Junior
1 4 (100.00%) Junior C# Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) WinForms
1 4 (100.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) User Stories
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) DevExpress
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft