The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 17 42
Rank change year-on-year -14 +25  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 13 33 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 4.56% 10.28% 2.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 20.00% 27.50% 10.81%
Number of salaries quoted 13 22 8
Median salary £31,000 £38,625 £44,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.74% -12.71%  
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 Peterborough with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Peterborough
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 65 120 74
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 22.81% 37.38% 20.67%
Number of salaries quoted 54 99 53
Median salary £31,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.50% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Peterborough 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 Peterborough

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 28 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (58.82%) HTML
3 9 (52.94%) Windows
3 9 (52.94%) MVC
3 9 (52.94%) Mobile App
4 8 (47.06%) iPad
4 8 (47.06%) Apple iOS
4 8 (47.06%) Windows Mobile
4 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
4 8 (47.06%) MS Access
4 8 (47.06%) Apple
4 8 (47.06%) Web Services
4 8 (47.06%) XML
4 8 (47.06%) VB.NET
4 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
4 8 (47.06%) Crystal Reports
4 8 (47.06%) Mobile Development
5 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (35.29%) Mobile Application Development
6 6 (35.29%) iOS Development
6 6 (35.29%) JSON
6 6 (35.29%) IIS
6 6 (35.29%) ODBC
6 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
6 6 (35.29%) iTunes
7 5 (29.41%) C#
7 5 (29.41%) Unit Testing
8 4 (23.53%) Test Scripting
8 4 (23.53%) WCF

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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 6 (35.29%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) nopCommerce
1 3 (17.65%) Sage 50
2 1 (5.88%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (5.88%) Exchequer
2 1 (5.88%) Pegasus Opera
2 1 (5.88%) Sage 1000
2 1 (5.88%) Sage 200
2 1 (5.88%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 6 (35.29%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (47.06%) Crystal Reports
2 8 (47.06%) MS Access
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (23.53%) Banking
1 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Developer
2 12 (70.59%) .NET Developer
3 8 (47.06%) VB.NET Developer
4 4 (23.53%) .NET Analyst Programmer
4 4 (23.53%) .NET Programmer
4 4 (23.53%) Analyst
4 4 (23.53%) Analyst Programmer
4 4 (23.53%) Programmer
4 4 (23.53%) Senior .NET Analyst Programmer
4 4 (23.53%) Senior .NET Programmer
4 4 (23.53%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (23.53%) Senior Analyst Programmer
4 4 (23.53%) Senior Programme Analyst
4 4 (23.53%) Senior Programmer
5 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (58.82%) HTML
3 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
3 8 (47.06%) Web Services
3 8 (47.06%) XML
4 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (35.29%) JSON
5 6 (35.29%) ODBC
6 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
6 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 4 (23.53%) CSS
6 4 (23.53%) WCF
7 1 (5.88%) Ajax
7 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (5.88%) HTML5
7 1 (5.88%) jQuery
7 1 (5.88%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Mobile App
2 8 (47.06%) iPad
3 1 (5.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Apple iOS
2 8 (47.06%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) MVC
2 8 (47.06%) Mobile Development
3 6 (35.29%) iOS Development
3 6 (35.29%) Mobile Application Development
4 5 (29.41%) Unit Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Feasibility Study
5 4 (23.53%) TDD
5 4 (23.53%) Test Scripting
5 4 (23.53%) Web Development
6 1 (5.88%) Email Marketing
6 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.88%) OO
6 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) VB.NET
2 5 (29.41%) C#
3 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
3 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Apple
2 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 3 (17.65%) Pegasus
3 3 (17.65%) Sage
3 3 (17.65%) SAP