Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
South West > Somerset
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 77 89
Rank change year-on-year -1 +12 -18
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 9 40 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.04% 3.03% 2.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.15% 8.10% 6.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5 35 21
Somerset median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% +6.25% +6.67%
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%

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 Somerset with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 286 494 459
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 32.91% 37.40% 35.39%
Number of salaries quoted 241 409 400
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £24,856 £26,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £53,750 £57,625
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in Somerset

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in Somerset

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 6 months to 25 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Yeovil - 5 £35,000 -
Street - 4 - -
SQL Server 2008
South West

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (55.56%) Power BI
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (55.56%) Visualisation
3 5 (55.56%) Data Analytics
3 5 (55.56%) Analytics
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
4 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
4 4 (44.44%) Waterfall
4 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
4 4 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (44.44%) RDBMS
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL
4 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 4 (44.44%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) Python
4 4 (44.44%) .NET
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle
4 4 (44.44%) Java

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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
2 5 (55.56%) Power BI
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (44.44%) RDBMS
3 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Data Analyst
3 4 (44.44%) Applications Support
3 4 (44.44%) Applications Support Analyst
3 4 (44.44%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (44.44%) Senior Applications Support
3 4 (44.44%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
3 4 (44.44%) Senior Support Analyst
3 4 (44.44%) Support Analyst
4 3 (33.33%) Data Engineer
4 3 (33.33%) Data Scientist
5 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
1 4 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Analytics
1 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Data Analytics
1 5 (55.56%) Visualisation
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (44.44%) Waterfall
3 3 (33.33%) Actionable Insight
3 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 4 (44.44%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle