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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 43 76
Rank change year-on-year -18 +33  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 29 71 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.87% 6.61% 2.08%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.70% 20.46% 7.16%
Number of salaries quoted 18 44 26
Median salary £47,500 £58,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.14% +6.81%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £45,000 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £100,000 £65,000
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 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 299 347 363
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 29.63% 32.31% 29.09%
Number of salaries quoted 208 274 289
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in 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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +13 12 £47,500 -20.83%
Chelmsford -16 4 £32,500 -38.09%
Colchester - 1 £28,000 - 1
Harlow - 1 £40,500 -
SQL Server 2008
East of England

For the 6 months to 30 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 Essex region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 80 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 62 (77.50%) .NET
3 60 (75.00%) C#
4 56 (70.00%) Finance
5 51 (63.75%) ASP.NET
6 43 (53.75%) SQL Server 2012
7 40 (50.00%) Wealth Management
7 40 (50.00%) Unit Testing
7 40 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 40 (50.00%) Ajax
7 40 (50.00%) QA
7 40 (50.00%) Visual Studio
7 40 (50.00%) Workflow
8 38 (47.50%) HTML
9 35 (43.75%) VB.NET
10 33 (41.25%) SQL
10 33 (41.25%) CSS
10 33 (41.25%) .NET Framework
11 31 (38.75%) JavaScript
12 29 (36.25%) OOD
12 29 (36.25%) SDLC
13 24 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 22 (27.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 17 (21.25%) Business Intelligence
16 16 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
17 14 (17.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 14 (17.50%) QlikView
17 14 (17.50%) MVC
17 14 (17.50%) Windows
18 13 (16.25%) Tableau

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 3 (3.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 5 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.75%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.25%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 43 (53.75%) SQL Server 2012
3 24 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (27.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 14 (17.50%) QlikView
6 14 (17.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (8.75%) ActiveReports
7 7 (8.75%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (3.75%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 3 (3.75%) OLAP
8 3 (3.75%) OLTP
8 3 (3.75%) Oracle OLAP
9 2 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database
9 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (2.50%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.50%) Relational Database
9 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 40 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 40 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 56 (70.00%) Finance
2 1 (1.25%) Back Office
2 1 (1.25%) Banking
2 1 (1.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 52 (65.00%) Developer
2 33 (41.25%) .NET Developer
3 31 (38.75%) VB.NET Developer
4 18 (22.50%) C# Developer
5 17 (21.25%) DBA
5 17 (21.25%) SQL DBA
5 17 (21.25%) SQL Developer
6 14 (17.50%) .NET Software Developer
7 12 (15.00%) SQL Server Developer
8 10 (12.50%) Technical Leader
9 6 (7.50%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (6.25%) Administrator
10 5 (6.25%) SQL Server DBA
11 4 (5.00%) Analyst
11 4 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (5.00%) HTML Developer
11 4 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
11 4 (5.00%) Junior
11 4 (5.00%) Junior C# Developer
11 4 (5.00%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (77.50%) .NET
2 51 (63.75%) ASP.NET
3 40 (50.00%) Ajax
4 38 (47.50%) HTML
5 33 (41.25%) .NET Framework
5 33 (41.25%) CSS
6 8 (10.00%) Web Services
7 7 (8.75%) WCF
7 7 (8.75%) WPF
8 5 (6.25%) XML
9 4 (5.00%) WinForms
10 3 (3.75%) MDX
11 1 (1.25%) AngularJS
11 1 (1.25%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.50%) Replication
2 5 (6.25%) Fintech
3 4 (5.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.25%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.50%) Windows
2 3 (3.75%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.50%) Linux
3 2 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 40 (50.00%) Wealth Management
1 40 (50.00%) Workflow
2 29 (36.25%) OOD
2 29 (36.25%) SDLC
3 17 (21.25%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (17.50%) MVC
5 11 (13.75%) High Availability
5 11 (13.75%) Presales
6 7 (8.75%) Data Extraction
6 7 (8.75%) Database Theory
6 7 (8.75%) Web Application Development
7 6 (7.50%) Data Security
8 5 (6.25%) Mentoring
8 5 (6.25%) Web Development
9 4 (5.00%) Multithreading
9 4 (5.00%) SOA
9 4 (5.00%) Straight-Through Processing
9 4 (5.00%) User Stories
10 3 (3.75%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 60 (75.00%) C#
2 35 (43.75%) VB.NET
3 33 (41.25%) SQL
4 31 (38.75%) JavaScript
5 9 (11.25%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.75%) VBScript
7 2 (2.50%) Java
8 1 (1.25%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 1 (1.25%) PHP
8 1 (1.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.75%) MCP
2 3 (3.75%) MCTS
3 2 (2.50%) MCDBA
4 1 (1.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (50.00%) QA
2 3 (3.75%) SLA
Vendors
1 13 (16.25%) Tableau
2 11 (13.75%) Oracle
3 9 (11.25%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.00%) DevExpress
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