The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Herefordshire 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
West Midlands / Herefordshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 18 14
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Herefordshire - 1.52% 8.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 2.38% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Median salary - £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -12.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.79% +4.37%  

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 Herefordshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Herefordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 24 42 19
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Herefordshire 33.80% 63.64% 33.93%
Number of salaries quoted 22 41 11
Median salary £47,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.15% -18.75%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Herefordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Herefordshire 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 Herefordshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Herefordshire

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Herefordshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Replication
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Data Cleansing
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Database Security
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) Server Monitoring
1 2 (100.00%) Server Virtualisation
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Herefordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) DBA
1 2 (100.00%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Cleansing
1 2 (100.00%) Database Security
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) Server Monitoring
1 2 (100.00%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft