Period
to 25 July 2017

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

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 86 73
Rank change year-on-year -8 -13 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 28 55 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.78% 2.35% 3.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.67% 8.05% 10.57%
Number of salaries quoted 25 48 70
South Wales median annual salary £36,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% - +10.34%
10th Percentile £28,250 £26,425 £28,375
90th Percentile £47,500 £46,625 £45,788
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year - -2.60% +10.00%

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 South Wales with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 494 683 719
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 31.37% 29.21% 29.44%
Number of salaries quoted 431 609 616
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% +6.94% +2.86%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £50,250 £48,750
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% -

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in South Wales

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in South Wales

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in South Wales over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2008 in South Wales

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in South Wales

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 South Wales region over the 6 months to 25 July 2017. 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
Cardiff +8 20 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Caerphilly - 4 £36,000 -
Neath Port Talbot +9 2 £41,500 +1.22%
Torfaen - 1 £39,000 -
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 1 £33,000 -
SQL Server 2008
Wales

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 South Wales region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 28 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (67.86%) .NET
3 18 (64.29%) C#
4 16 (57.14%) MVC
5 15 (53.57%) SQL
6 14 (50.00%) HTML
6 14 (50.00%) ASP.NET
7 13 (46.43%) Windows
7 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
7 13 (46.43%) Web Development
8 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (42.86%) jQuery
8 12 (42.86%) CSS
8 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
9 11 (39.29%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (35.71%) Visual Studio
11 9 (32.14%) TDD
11 9 (32.14%) .NET Framework
12 8 (28.57%) XML
12 8 (28.57%) HTML5
12 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
13 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
13 7 (25.00%) T-SQL
14 6 (21.43%) Oracle
14 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (21.43%) Windows Server
14 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
14 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
15 5 (17.86%) Sitecore

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 4 (14.29%) CMS
2 3 (10.71%) IIS
3 2 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.57%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (3.57%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (7.14%) Sage 200
1 2 (7.14%) Sage 50
2 1 (3.57%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 1 (3.57%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Firewall
1 1 (3.57%) NAS
1 1 (3.57%) SAN
1 1 (3.57%) VLAN
1 1 (3.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (7.14%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (7.14%) Big Data
6 2 (7.14%) Couchbase
6 2 (7.14%) Hadoop
6 2 (7.14%) MongoDB
6 2 (7.14%) MySQL
6 2 (7.14%) NoSQL
6 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
6 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (7.14%) Redis
6 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Visual Studio
2 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
2 5 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (14.29%) Subversion
3 4 (14.29%) TeamCity
4 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
5 2 (7.14%) MbUnit
5 2 (7.14%) Mercurial
5 2 (7.14%) MSTest
5 2 (7.14%) NUnit
5 2 (7.14%) Selenium
5 2 (7.14%) SpecFlow
6 1 (3.57%) Bitbucket
6 1 (3.57%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 3 (10.71%) Advertising
1 3 (10.71%) Games
2 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (67.86%) Developer
2 15 (53.57%) .NET Developer
3 10 (35.71%) C# .NET Developer
3 10 (35.71%) C# Developer
4 5 (17.86%) .NET Software Developer
4 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (17.86%) C# Software Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Software Developer
5 4 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (14.29%) DBA
6 3 (10.71%) .NET Web Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Administrator
6 3 (10.71%) C# Web Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Web Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) IT Support
7 2 (7.14%) IT Support Technician
7 2 (7.14%) IT Technician
7 2 (7.14%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (7.14%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (67.86%) .NET
2 14 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 14 (50.00%) HTML
3 12 (42.86%) CSS
3 12 (42.86%) jQuery
4 11 (39.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (32.14%) .NET Framework
6 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (28.57%) HTML5
6 8 (28.57%) XML
7 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
9 5 (17.86%) Entity Framework
9 5 (17.86%) WCF
10 4 (14.29%) ADO.NET
10 4 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (14.29%) WinForms
10 4 (14.29%) XML Schema
10 4 (14.29%) XSL
10 4 (14.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Management Information System
2 4 (14.29%) NHS
2 4 (14.29%) N-Tier
3 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 2 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (46.43%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) Windows Server
3 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.14%) Windows 10
4 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
4 2 (7.14%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.57%) Linux
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) MVC
2 13 (46.43%) Web Development
3 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (32.14%) TDD
5 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (17.86%) CRM
6 5 (17.86%) Scrum
7 4 (14.29%) Coaching
7 4 (14.29%) ERP
7 4 (14.29%) Health Informatics
7 4 (14.29%) Informatics
7 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 4 (14.29%) OO
7 4 (14.29%) SDLC
7 4 (14.29%) Test Automation
8 3 (10.71%) OOP
8 3 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (10.71%) Web Application Development
9 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
9 2 (7.14%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (64.29%) C#
2 15 (53.57%) SQL
3 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 7 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 4 (14.29%) VB.NET
6 2 (7.14%) TypeScript
7 1 (3.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (21.43%) Oracle
3 5 (17.86%) Sitecore
4 4 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (7.14%) Sage
6 1 (3.57%) Cisco
6 1 (3.57%) EqualLogic
6 1 (3.57%) Infor
6 1 (3.57%) SAP
6 1 (3.57%) VMware
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Reed Technology
Salary: £34000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago