The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 58 75
Rank change year-on-year +13 +17  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 48 37 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 5.03% 3.69% 2.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.29% 11.28% 6.46%
Number of salaries quoted 41 37 26
Median salary £55,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.41% -10.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £57,500
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 Essex with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 314 328 418
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 32.88% 32.73% 32.86%
Number of salaries quoted 264 279 329
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -8.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £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 Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in Essex

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Essex

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

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2008 in Essex

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood +12 15 £58,750 -26.56% 1
Basildon +11 5 £55,000 +29.41%
Colchester - 2 £40,000 -
Harlow - 2 - -
Chelmsford -21 1 £32,500 -12.16%
Loughton - 1 £31,071 -
SQL Server 2008
East of England

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 Essex region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 79 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 68 (86.08%) .NET
3 67 (84.81%) C#
4 56 (70.89%) ASP.NET
5 46 (58.23%) Visual Studio
5 46 (58.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 46 (58.23%) SQL Server 2012
6 43 (54.43%) SQL
7 39 (49.37%) HTML
8 36 (45.57%) Microsoft
9 34 (43.04%) .NET Framework
10 33 (41.77%) CSS
11 32 (40.51%) Workflow
11 32 (40.51%) QA
11 32 (40.51%) Wealth Management
11 32 (40.51%) Unit Testing
11 32 (40.51%) Ajax
12 30 (37.97%) SDLC
13 28 (35.44%) Finance
13 28 (35.44%) VB.NET
14 25 (31.65%) JavaScript
14 25 (31.65%) SQL Server 2005
15 24 (30.38%) OOD
16 22 (27.85%) MVC
17 20 (25.32%) Performance Tuning
18 19 (24.05%) Microsoft Certification
18 19 (24.05%) Windows
19 18 (22.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 18 (22.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 17 (21.52%) Business Intelligence

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 11 (13.92%) IIS
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (7.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (5.06%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 46 (58.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 25 (31.65%) SQL Server 2005
4 18 (22.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (22.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (18.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (13.92%) Hadoop
6 11 (13.92%) MySQL
6 11 (13.92%) NoSQL
6 11 (13.92%) RDBMS
6 11 (13.92%) Relational Database
6 11 (13.92%) SQL Server 2000
6 11 (13.92%) SQL Server 2014
7 6 (7.59%) MongoDB
8 5 (6.33%) DTS
8 5 (6.33%) OLAP
9 4 (5.06%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 4 (5.06%) OLTP
9 4 (5.06%) QlikView
10 1 (1.27%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 46 (58.23%) Team Foundation Server
1 46 (58.23%) Visual Studio
2 6 (7.59%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (7.59%) TeamCity
3 5 (6.33%) JIRA
3 5 (6.33%) Subversion
General
1 28 (35.44%) Finance
2 2 (2.53%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.27%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 51 (64.56%) Developer
2 37 (46.84%) .NET Developer
3 23 (29.11%) VB.NET Developer
4 20 (25.32%) C# Developer
5 16 (20.25%) SQL Developer
6 14 (17.72%) .NET Software Developer
7 12 (15.19%) C# .NET Developer
8 11 (13.92%) ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (13.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (12.66%) SQL Server Developer
9 10 (12.66%) Technical Leader
10 9 (11.39%) DBA
10 9 (11.39%) SQL DBA
11 8 (10.13%) Senior C# Developer
11 8 (10.13%) Senior Developer
12 7 (8.86%) SQL Server DBA
13 6 (7.59%) Customer Communications Manager
13 6 (7.59%) DevOps Manager
14 5 (6.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
14 5 (6.33%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (86.08%) .NET
2 56 (70.89%) ASP.NET
3 39 (49.37%) HTML
4 34 (43.04%) .NET Framework
5 33 (41.77%) CSS
6 32 (40.51%) Ajax
7 15 (18.99%) Web Services
8 13 (16.46%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (16.46%) ASP.NET Web API
8 13 (16.46%) REST
9 8 (10.13%) AngularJS
9 8 (10.13%) Node.js
9 8 (10.13%) SOAP
10 7 (8.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 6 (7.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (7.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (7.59%) XML
12 5 (6.33%) Entity Framework
12 5 (6.33%) Ninject
12 5 (6.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.46%) Data Protection Act
2 6 (7.59%) Fintech
3 5 (6.33%) Mobile App
4 4 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.80%) NHS
6 1 (1.27%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 19 (24.05%) Windows
2 13 (16.46%) Windows Server
3 6 (7.59%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (40.51%) Unit Testing
1 32 (40.51%) Wealth Management
1 32 (40.51%) Workflow
2 30 (37.97%) SDLC
3 24 (30.38%) OOD
4 22 (27.85%) MVC
5 20 (25.32%) Performance Tuning
6 17 (21.52%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (16.46%) Data Protection
7 13 (16.46%) High Availability
8 11 (13.92%) DevOps
8 11 (13.92%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (12.66%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (11.39%) Data Modelling
11 6 (7.59%) Information Security
11 6 (7.59%) Information Security Management
11 6 (7.59%) ISMS
11 6 (7.59%) Mentoring
11 6 (7.59%) Security Management
11 6 (7.59%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 67 (84.81%) C#
2 43 (54.43%) SQL
3 28 (35.44%) VB.NET
4 25 (31.65%) JavaScript
5 14 (17.72%) T-SQL
6 6 (7.59%) Perl
6 6 (7.59%) PowerShell
7 4 (5.06%) VBScript
8 2 (2.53%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 1 (1.27%) PHP
9 1 (1.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (24.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (17.72%) MCTS
3 11 (13.92%) MCITP
4 5 (6.33%) Degree
5 3 (3.80%) MCP
6 2 (2.53%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (40.51%) QA
2 11 (13.92%) GDPR
2 11 (13.92%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.80%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (13.92%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 36 (45.57%) Microsoft
2 12 (15.19%) Oracle
3 5 (6.33%) DevExpress
3 5 (6.33%) PayPal
4 1 (1.27%) Dundas
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