The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Colchester 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Essex / Colchester
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 0.97% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.63% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.20% +3.75%  

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 Colchester with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Colchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 76 86 67
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Colchester 36.89% 41.15% 40.61%
Number of salaries quoted 72 82 64
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.85% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Colchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Colchester 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 Colchester

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in Colchester

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Colchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in Colchester over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2008 in Colchester

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Colchester 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%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
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%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Back Office
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Colchester 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Back Office
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft