Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
South West > Somerset
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 103 41
Rank change year-on-year +18 -62 +44
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 25 10 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.03% 0.79% 6.07%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.95% 2.05% 15.93%
Number of salaries quoted 21 14 60
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +17.65% -5.56%
10th Percentile £32,750 £31,400 £28,100
90th Percentile £50,000 £53,375 £44,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -

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 505 488 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 40.99% 38.79% 38.07%
Number of salaries quoted 430 444 432
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +7.59% +5.33%

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
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in Somerset over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram 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 23 February 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
Bath +7 18 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Street +12 4 - -
Taunton +15 1 £36,750 +13.08%
Yeovil - 1 £35,000 -
SQL Server 2008
South West

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (88.00%) SQL
3 16 (64.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (56.00%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
4 14 (56.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (52.00%) T-SQL
5 13 (52.00%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (44.00%) Data Modelling
7 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
8 9 (36.00%) Relational Database
8 9 (36.00%) Data Analysis
8 9 (36.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (32.00%) ETL
9 8 (32.00%) Data Structures
9 8 (32.00%) QlikView
10 7 (28.00%) Waterfall
10 7 (28.00%) RDBMS
10 7 (28.00%) .NET
11 6 (24.00%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (20.00%) Oracle
12 5 (20.00%) Visual Studio
12 5 (20.00%) SAP
12 5 (20.00%) C#
12 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (20.00%) Marketing
12 5 (20.00%) MVC
12 5 (20.00%) Electronics
12 5 (20.00%) Telecoms

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.00%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) MailChimp
1 1 (4.00%) SurveyMonkey
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (64.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (56.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 9 (36.00%) Relational Database
6 8 (32.00%) QlikView
7 7 (28.00%) RDBMS
8 6 (24.00%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database
9 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2016
11 3 (12.00%) Star Schema
12 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (8.00%) SSDT
13 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (20.00%) Electronics
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
1 5 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 5 (20.00%) Marketing
1 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Developer
2 10 (40.00%) SQL Developer
3 9 (36.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 9 (36.00%) SQL BI Developer
4 8 (32.00%) SQL Server BI Developer
4 8 (32.00%) SQL Server Developer
5 7 (28.00%) SSRS Developer
6 5 (20.00%) DBA
7 4 (16.00%) Analyst
7 4 (16.00%) Applications Support
7 4 (16.00%) Applications Support Analyst
7 4 (16.00%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (16.00%) Senior Applications Support
7 4 (16.00%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
7 4 (16.00%) Senior Support Analyst
7 4 (16.00%) SQL DBA
7 4 (16.00%) SSIS Developer
7 4 (16.00%) Support Analyst
8 3 (12.00%) C# Developer
8 3 (12.00%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) .NET
2 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (12.00%) WCF
2 3 (12.00%) Web Services
2 3 (12.00%) Web Services Management
Miscellaneous
1 13 (52.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (32.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Linux
1 4 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (16.00%) Windows
1 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (44.00%) Data Modelling
3 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (36.00%) Data Analysis
4 9 (36.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (32.00%) ETL
6 7 (28.00%) Waterfall
7 5 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (20.00%) MVC
7 5 (20.00%) Programme Management
8 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (16.00%) ITIL
9 3 (12.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
9 3 (12.00%) CRM
9 3 (12.00%) Data Architecture
9 3 (12.00%) Kimball Methodology
9 3 (12.00%) Scrum
9 3 (12.00%) Strategic Thinking
10 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 22 (88.00%) SQL
2 13 (52.00%) T-SQL
3 5 (20.00%) C#
3 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 4 (16.00%) Java
4 4 (16.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (4.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle
2 5 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com