Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
South West > Somerset
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 110 56
Rank change year-on-year +31 -54 +13
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 14 10 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.40% 0.76% 4.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.73% 2.23% 12.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 32
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +27.39% +4.67%
10th Percentile £36,250 £46,750 £28,550
90th Percentile £46,250 £53,625 £48,275
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% -3.75%

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 375 449 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 37.58% 33.94% 35.59%
Number of salaries quoted 308 379 385
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.27% +12.86%
10th Percentile £28,675 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £56,250
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
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in Somerset over the 6 months to 18 June 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 18 June 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
Street - 8 - -
Bath +10 5 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Yeovil - 1 £35,000 -
SQL Server 2008
South West

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 14 (100.00%) SQL
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (85.71%) Problem-Solving
3 11 (78.57%) Waterfall
3 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (78.57%) .NET
4 9 (64.29%) Relational Database
5 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database
5 8 (57.14%) PowerShell
5 8 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (57.14%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (57.14%) Oracle
5 8 (57.14%) RDBMS
5 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database 10g
5 8 (57.14%) Java
5 8 (57.14%) ITIL
5 8 (57.14%) Windows
5 8 (57.14%) Linux
5 8 (57.14%) Python
5 8 (57.14%) Windows Server
6 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 4 (28.57%) MVC
7 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (28.57%) C#
7 4 (28.57%) T-SQL

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 (21.43%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (64.29%) Relational Database
3 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database
3 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (57.14%) RDBMS
3 8 (57.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (7.14%) QlikView
7 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
1 8 (57.14%) Applications Support
1 8 (57.14%) Applications Support Analyst
1 8 (57.14%) Senior Analyst
1 8 (57.14%) Senior Applications Support
1 8 (57.14%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
1 8 (57.14%) Senior Support Analyst
1 8 (57.14%) Support Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) C# Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Database Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SQL BI Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Database Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SQL DBA
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) .NET
2 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
2 3 (21.43%) WCF
2 3 (21.43%) Web Services
2 3 (21.43%) Web Services Management
Miscellaneous
1 12 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Linux
1 8 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
1 8 (57.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Problem-Solving
2 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (78.57%) Waterfall
3 8 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (57.14%) ITIL
4 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (28.57%) MVC
4 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (21.43%) CRM
6 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
7 1 (7.14%) ETL
7 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (57.14%) Java
2 8 (57.14%) PowerShell
2 8 (57.14%) Python
3 4 (28.57%) C#
3 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft