The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in North Wales 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Wales / North Wales
Rank 13 - 18
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 2.78% - 6.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.56% - 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £35,750
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 North Wales with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
North Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 18 14 45
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in North Wales 50.00% 37.84% 54.88%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 37
Median salary £28,500 £34,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.17% -9.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £26,350 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in North Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in North Wales 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 North Wales

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in North Wales

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in North Wales

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in North Wales

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 North Wales region over the 3 months to 27 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
Denbighshire - 1 - -
SQL Server 2008
Wales

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 27 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 North Wales region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
2 1 (50.00%) CSLA
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) Xamarin
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales 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 1 (50.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) CSLA
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Xamarin