The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 57 64
Rank change year-on-year -20 +7  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 2 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.29% 3.11% 1.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.98% 9.27% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 11
Median salary £38,750 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.88% +28.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £35,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £54,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.43% +2.50%  

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 Oxford with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 204 205 258
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 29.61% 33.61% 34.35%
Number of salaries quoted 190 194 215
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford 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 Oxford

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in Oxford

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Oxford region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (55.56%) .NET
3 5 (55.56%) C#
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) MVC
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
4 4 (44.44%) PhD
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
4 4 (44.44%) Mathematics
4 4 (44.44%) Physics
4 4 (44.44%) Chemistry
5 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 3 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (33.33%) MySQL
5 3 (33.33%) ETL
5 3 (33.33%) WinForms
6 2 (22.22%) Logical Data Model
6 2 (22.22%) Clustering
6 2 (22.22%) Migration
6 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
6 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
6 2 (22.22%) Cognos

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (33.33%) MySQL
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (22.22%) QlikView
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (11.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) DBA
3 3 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 3 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 3 (33.33%) SQL DBA
4 2 (22.22%) Database Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Administrator
5 1 (11.11%) Applications Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior DBA
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Database Developer
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 3 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (33.33%) WinForms
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
4 1 (11.11%) Ajax
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET 2.0
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (11.11%) CSS
4 1 (11.11%) CSS3
4 1 (11.11%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) HTML5
4 1 (11.11%) jQuery
4 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) Clustering
3 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Chemistry
1 4 (44.44%) Mathematics
1 4 (44.44%) MVC
1 4 (44.44%) Physics
1 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) ETL
3 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) Logical Data Model
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) ERD
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Server Building
4 1 (11.11%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C#
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) PhD
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Cognos
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
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