Period
to 25 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 205 137 145
Rank change year-on-year -68 +8 -83
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 68 108 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.00% 1.84% 1.99%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.25% 5.95% 5.80%
Number of salaries quoted 34 105 121
Hampshire median annual salary £43,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% +20.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £40,000 £24,200 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Hampshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 2,093 1,815 2,294
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 30.76% 30.99% 34.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1,792 1,634 2,102
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £64,875 £62,500 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in Hampshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in Hampshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in Hampshire over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2008 in Hampshire

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 6 months to 25 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke -33 20 £43,500 -11.22%
Farnborough +11 18 £60,000 -
Portsmouth +4 17 £52,500 +10.53% 4
Havant -11 5 £42,500 -22.73%
Ringwood - 5 £40,000 -
Fareham +11 2 £46,250 +27.59%
Hook - 1 £55,000 -
SQL Server 2008
South East

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 68 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 53 (77.94%) Microsoft
3 43 (63.24%) .NET
4 42 (61.76%) C#
5 41 (60.29%) T-SQL
6 40 (58.82%) SQL Server 2012
7 34 (50.00%) MVC
8 33 (48.53%) SQL
9 30 (44.12%) CSS
10 29 (42.65%) jQuery
11 27 (39.71%) Agile Software Development
12 26 (38.24%) ASP.NET
12 26 (38.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 23 (33.82%) SQL Server 2005
14 22 (32.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 21 (30.88%) Performance Tuning
16 18 (26.47%) Replication
16 18 (26.47%) WCF
17 17 (25.00%) HTML
17 17 (25.00%) JavaScript
18 16 (23.53%) PCI DSS
18 16 (23.53%) JSON
19 15 (22.06%) Ajax
19 15 (22.06%) Secure Coding
20 14 (20.59%) SDLC
20 14 (20.59%) Data Migration
20 14 (20.59%) Microsoft Azure
20 14 (20.59%) AngularJS
20 14 (20.59%) Migration
21 13 (19.12%) SOAP

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 6 (8.82%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (8.82%) SharePoint
1 6 (8.82%) WebSphere
2 3 (4.41%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (4.41%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (20.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.47%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 40 (58.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 26 (38.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (33.82%) SQL Server 2005
5 22 (32.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (10.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (8.82%) Relational Database
8 4 (5.88%) Power BI
9 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2016
10 2 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (1.47%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
11 1 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (1.47%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 12 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 11 (16.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 11 (16.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (8.82%) Visual Studio Team System
4 5 (7.35%) Moq
4 5 (7.35%) NUnit
5 3 (4.41%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.47%) Bitbucket
General
1 6 (8.82%) Retail
2 5 (7.35%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (63.24%) Developer
2 32 (47.06%) .NET Developer
3 19 (27.94%) DBA
4 17 (25.00%) Administrator
5 11 (16.18%) Full Stack Developer
6 9 (13.24%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (13.24%) C# Developer
6 9 (13.24%) SQL Developer
7 7 (10.29%) SQL DBA
8 5 (7.35%) Backend Developer
8 5 (7.35%) Senior Developer
8 5 (7.35%) SQL Server Developer
9 4 (5.88%) .NET Software Developer
9 4 (5.88%) BizTalk Developer
9 4 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 4 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (5.88%) Software Developer
9 4 (5.88%) Technical Leader
10 3 (4.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (4.41%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (63.24%) .NET
2 30 (44.12%) CSS
3 29 (42.65%) jQuery
4 26 (38.24%) ASP.NET
5 18 (26.47%) WCF
6 17 (25.00%) HTML
7 16 (23.53%) JSON
8 15 (22.06%) Ajax
9 14 (20.59%) AngularJS
10 13 (19.12%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (19.12%) ASP.NET Web API
10 13 (19.12%) RESTful
10 13 (19.12%) SOAP
11 11 (16.18%) XML
12 10 (14.71%) XSL
13 7 (10.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 7 (10.29%) REST
13 7 (10.29%) Web Services
14 6 (8.82%) RabbitMQ
14 6 (8.82%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.47%) Replication
2 10 (14.71%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (7.35%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (4.41%) Clustering
5 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.47%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.65%) Linux
2 1 (1.47%) Windows
2 1 (1.47%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (50.00%) MVC
2 27 (39.71%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (30.88%) Performance Tuning
4 15 (22.06%) Secure Coding
5 14 (20.59%) Data Migration
5 14 (20.59%) Migration
5 14 (20.59%) SDLC
6 13 (19.12%) Database Mirroring
6 13 (19.12%) System Testing
6 13 (19.12%) Unit Testing
7 12 (17.65%) Prototyping
8 11 (16.18%) Data Modelling
8 11 (16.18%) Domain-Driven Design
8 11 (16.18%) Statistics
8 11 (16.18%) TDD
9 10 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (14.71%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (14.71%) Software Architecture
9 10 (14.71%) Test Automation
10 9 (13.24%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 42 (61.76%) C#
2 41 (60.29%) T-SQL
3 33 (48.53%) SQL
4 17 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 12 (17.65%) VB
6 11 (16.18%) VB.NET
6 11 (16.18%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (4.41%) DV Cleared
1 3 (4.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (23.53%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 11 (16.18%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 53 (77.94%) Microsoft
2 11 (16.18%) Capita
3 5 (7.35%) Telerik
4 3 (4.41%) Cognos
4 3 (4.41%) HP
4 3 (4.41%) Lumension
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle