The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in High Wycombe 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Buckinghamshire / High Wycombe
Rank 31 32 17
Rank change year-on-year +1 -15  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 3 5 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 1.49% 2.35% 9.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.38% 7.04% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 12
Median salary £42,500 £30,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.66% -40.00%  
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 High Wycombe with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
High Wycombe
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 47 71 63
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in High Wycombe 23.38% 33.33% 21.28%
Number of salaries quoted 37 55 41
Median salary £35,000 £40,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.58% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £30,000 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £56,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in High Wycombe

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in High Wycombe 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 High Wycombe

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in High Wycombe

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 25 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 High Wycombe region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (62.50%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (62.50%) HTML5
3 5 (62.50%) Nintex
3 5 (62.50%) Workflow Development
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (62.50%) SharePoint Server
3 5 (62.50%) Workflow
3 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
4 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
5 3 (37.50%) C#
5 3 (37.50%) XML
5 3 (37.50%) MVC
5 3 (37.50%) jQuery
5 3 (37.50%) Ajax
5 3 (37.50%) Entity Framework
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (25.00%) LINQ

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe 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 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
1 5 (62.50%) SharePoint 2013
1 5 (62.50%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (12.50%) ReSharper
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) SharePoint Developer
3 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 3 (37.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (37.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (37.50%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
2 5 (62.50%) HTML5
3 3 (37.50%) Ajax
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (37.50%) Entity Framework
3 3 (37.50%) jQuery
3 3 (37.50%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) LINQ
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (12.50%) Kendo UI
5 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Workflow
1 5 (62.50%) Workflow Development
2 3 (37.50%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCP
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Nintex
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Telerik