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 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Wales / North Wales
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 - 23
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 2.78% - 1.05%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.11% - 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  

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 9 12 28
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in North Wales 25.00% 29.27% 29.47%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 38
Median salary £42,500 £25,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +70.00% -23.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,950 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £45,000 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in North Wales

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

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 29 June 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
Flintshire - 1 £42,500 -
SQL Server 2008
Wales

For the 6 months to 29 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 North Wales region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2016
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring 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 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2016
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft