Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Preston 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 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Lancashire > Preston
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 41 35
Rank change year-on-year +3 -6 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 9 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 3.59% 0.89% 2.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.18% 2.22% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 4
Preston median annual salary £45,000 - £41,500
10th Percentile £33,250 - £34,175
90th Percentile £50,000 - £49,225
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.65% -9.93%

SQL Server 2008 is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Preston with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Preston
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 110 90 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 43.82% 40.18% 40.20%
Number of salaries quoted 101 83 75
Preston median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -18.75% +31.15%
10th Percentile £27,875 £27,500 £25,050
90th Percentile £50,000 £41,250 £45,000
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Preston

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in Preston

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in Preston

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Preston

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in Preston over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2008 in Preston

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Preston region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
3 7 (77.78%) T-SQL
3 7 (77.78%) .NET
3 7 (77.78%) C#
3 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
3 7 (77.78%) XML
3 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (77.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (66.67%) ITIL
4 6 (66.67%) SOAP
4 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (66.67%) Finance
4 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (55.56%) Power BI
5 5 (55.56%) ITIL V2
5 5 (55.56%) High Availability
5 5 (55.56%) Functional Testing
5 5 (55.56%) PRINCE
5 5 (55.56%) Project Management
5 5 (55.56%) SLA
5 5 (55.56%) Clustering
5 5 (55.56%) Business Analysis
5 5 (55.56%) Degree
5 5 (55.56%) Incident Management
5 5 (55.56%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Preston 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 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (11.11%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (55.56%) Power BI
4 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
4 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
4 1 (11.11%) Redis
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Technical Leader
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Business Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) SQL DBA
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL Developer
3 1 (11.11%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
1 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
1 7 (77.78%) XML
2 6 (66.67%) SOAP
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 1 (11.11%) Ajax
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) JSON
3 1 (11.11%) WCF
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (55.56%) Clustering
3 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) AIX
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) Business Analysis
2 5 (55.56%) Functional Testing
2 5 (55.56%) High Availability
2 5 (55.56%) Incident Management
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL V2
2 5 (55.56%) PRINCE
2 5 (55.56%) Project Management
2 5 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Acceptance Criteria
3 1 (11.11%) B2C
3 1 (11.11%) ETL
3 1 (11.11%) ETL Development
3 1 (11.11%) Line Management
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) QA Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (11.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) C#
2 7 (77.78%) T-SQL
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) SLA
2 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (11.11%) XenApp
1 1 (11.11%) XenServer
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) Cognos
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) NetApp
2 1 (11.11%) VMware