Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 172 142 102
Rank change year-on-year -30 -40 -21
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 104 110 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.45% 1.80% 2.95%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.29% 5.78% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 84 94 184
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +12.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £20,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,625 £52,500 £63,750
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 2,427 1,903 2,460
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 33.85% 31.10% 35.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2,137 1,699 2,203
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £61,250
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 19 February 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 19 February 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
Southampton -11 32 £35,000 -16.67%
Havant -2 16 £40,000 -15.79% 1
Farnborough +9 13 £52,500 +44.83% 1
Portsmouth -2 13 £48,750 +21.88% 2
Basingstoke -19 10 £57,500 +35.29%
Fareham -6 4 £37,500 -1.32%
Winchester -18 4 £37,500 -16.67%
Ringwood - 4 £40,000 -
Petersfield +15 3 £47,500 +5.56%
Wallington - 1 £40,000 -
Hook - 1 £55,000 -
Fleet - 1 £50,000 -
SQL Server 2008
South East

For the 6 months to 19 February 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.

1 104 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 81 (77.88%) .NET
3 79 (75.96%) C#
4 75 (72.12%) SQL
5 64 (61.54%) MVC
6 58 (55.77%) JavaScript
6 58 (55.77%) SQL Server 2012
7 57 (54.81%) HTML
8 53 (50.96%) jQuery
9 52 (50.00%) Ajax
10 51 (49.04%) Microsoft
11 45 (43.27%) XML
12 42 (40.38%) T-SQL
13 40 (38.46%) VB.NET
14 38 (36.54%) Visual Studio
15 33 (31.73%) Telerik
16 31 (29.81%) Agile Software Development
16 31 (29.81%) QA
17 30 (28.85%) IIS
18 29 (27.88%) ASP.NET
19 27 (25.96%) CSS
20 26 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 25 (24.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 23 (22.12%) PCI DSS
23 21 (20.19%) Team Foundation Server
23 21 (20.19%) Performance Tuning
24 19 (18.27%) ASP.NET MVC
25 18 (17.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
26 16 (15.38%) TDD
26 16 (15.38%) Data Warehouse

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 30 (28.85%) IIS
2 5 (4.81%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (3.85%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.92%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.96%) CMS
5 1 (0.96%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.96%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.96%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 58 (55.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 26 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 25 (24.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (17.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 16 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (11.54%) Amazon RDS
7 12 (11.54%) Oracle Database
7 12 (11.54%) Relational Database
7 12 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (4.81%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (4.81%) SQL Server 2016
9 4 (3.85%) Power BI
10 2 (1.92%) OLAP
11 1 (0.96%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
11 1 (0.96%) GIS
11 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.96%) MS Access
11 1 (0.96%) MySQL
11 1 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 38 (36.54%) Visual Studio
2 21 (20.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (10.58%) JIRA
4 10 (9.62%) Git (software)
5 9 (8.65%) Visual Studio Team System
6 5 (4.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (3.85%) Moq
7 4 (3.85%) NUnit
8 1 (0.96%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.96%) TestDirector
General
1 6 (5.77%) Finance
2 4 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.92%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.92%) Marketing
3 2 (1.92%) Retail
4 1 (0.96%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 78 (75.00%) Developer
2 40 (38.46%) .NET Developer
3 35 (33.65%) Software Developer
4 27 (25.96%) Senior Developer
5 20 (19.23%) SQL Developer
6 19 (18.27%) Administrator
6 19 (18.27%) DBA
7 18 (17.31%) C# .NET Developer
7 18 (17.31%) C# Developer
8 17 (16.35%) Senior .NET Developer
8 17 (16.35%) Senior Software Developer
9 16 (15.38%) .NET Software Developer
10 14 (13.46%) C# Software Developer
11 11 (10.58%) SQL DBA
12 10 (9.62%) ASP.NET Developer
12 10 (9.62%) Senior .NET Software Developer
13 9 (8.65%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 9 (8.65%) Senior C# Developer
13 9 (8.65%) Senior C# Software Developer
13 9 (8.65%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (77.88%) .NET
2 57 (54.81%) HTML
3 53 (50.96%) jQuery
4 52 (50.00%) Ajax
5 45 (43.27%) XML
6 29 (27.88%) ASP.NET
7 27 (25.96%) CSS
8 19 (18.27%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (14.42%) JSON
10 13 (12.50%) Middleware
11 12 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web API
12 11 (10.58%) WCF
12 11 (10.58%) Web Services
12 11 (10.58%) XSL
13 8 (7.69%) .NET Framework
13 8 (7.69%) LINQ
14 7 (6.73%) AngularJS
15 5 (4.81%) Entity Framework
16 4 (3.85%) KnockoutJS
16 4 (3.85%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.54%) Clustering
1 12 (11.54%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (7.69%) Replication
3 2 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.92%) User Experience
4 1 (0.96%) Fintech
4 1 (0.96%) Renewable Energy
4 1 (0.96%) Social Media
4 1 (0.96%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.46%) Windows
2 12 (11.54%) Windows Server
3 5 (4.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (61.54%) MVC
2 31 (29.81%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (20.19%) Performance Tuning
4 16 (15.38%) TDD
5 14 (13.46%) Data Protection
6 13 (12.50%) Domain-Driven Design
6 13 (12.50%) Performance Management
6 13 (12.50%) SDLC
7 12 (11.54%) Test Automation
8 11 (10.58%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (10.58%) Secure Coding
9 10 (9.62%) SOLID
10 9 (8.65%) Manual Testing
10 9 (8.65%) Web Development
11 7 (6.73%) Scrum
12 6 (5.77%) Data Modelling
13 5 (4.81%) Database Mirroring
13 5 (4.81%) Migration
13 5 (4.81%) Statistics
13 5 (4.81%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 79 (75.96%) C#
2 75 (72.12%) SQL
3 58 (55.77%) JavaScript
4 42 (40.38%) T-SQL
5 40 (38.46%) VB.NET
6 3 (2.88%) VB
7 2 (1.92%) VB6
8 1 (0.96%) C++
8 1 (0.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (3.85%) Degree
1 4 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.92%) MCSA
2 2 (1.92%) MCSE
2 2 (1.92%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.92%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.96%) ISEB
3 1 (0.96%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (0.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (29.81%) QA
2 23 (22.12%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.96%) ISO 9000
Systems Management
1 5 (4.81%) Perfmon
2 1 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 51 (49.04%) Microsoft
2 33 (31.73%) Telerik
3 13 (12.50%) Oracle
4 11 (10.58%) Atlassian
4 11 (10.58%) MuleSoft
4 11 (10.58%) SolarWinds
5 10 (9.62%) Capita
6 2 (1.92%) Cognos
7 1 (0.96%) Adobe
7 1 (0.96%) HP
7 1 (0.96%) JDA
7 1 (0.96%) SAP