Period
to 12 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 12 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
England > South West
6 months to
12 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 267 237 221
Rank change year-on-year -30 -16 -26
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 51 86 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.52% 0.85% 1.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.97% 2.98% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 49 79 100
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +10.39%
10th Percentile £32,350 £33,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,500 £76,750 £50,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,750
% change year-on-year - +9.29% +1.67%

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 the South West with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 2,583 2,883 3,315
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 26.38% 28.58% 32.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2,172 2,490 2,835
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £66,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.44% +2.50% +5.26%

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in the South West

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in the South West

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in the South West over the 6 months to 12 November 2019.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2008 in the South West

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 12 November 2019. 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
Dorset +23 23 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Bristol -8 15 £47,500 -7.32% 4
Wiltshire -25 6 £75,000 +100.00% 1
Somerset +2 3 £39,500 +12.86% 1
Cornwall - 2 £48,750 - 1
Devon -11 1 £51,500 - 1
Gloucestershire -31 1 £37,500 -11.76% 1
SQL Server 2008
England

For the 6 months to 12 November 2019, 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 South West region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 51 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 31 (60.78%) C#
3 30 (58.82%) SQL
3 30 (58.82%) .NET
4 28 (54.90%) JavaScript
4 28 (54.90%) MVC
5 26 (50.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 25 (49.02%) jQuery
6 25 (49.02%) T-SQL
6 25 (49.02%) ASP.NET
7 23 (45.10%) Microsoft
8 22 (43.14%) HTML
8 22 (43.14%) AngularJS
9 21 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC
10 20 (39.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 19 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (37.25%) IIS
11 19 (37.25%) CSS
12 17 (33.33%) SDLC
13 16 (31.37%) SQL Server 2005
13 16 (31.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 15 (29.41%) Azure
14 15 (29.41%) Ajax
15 14 (27.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 12 (23.53%) .NET Framework
17 11 (21.57%) Scrum
17 11 (21.57%) Entity Framework
17 11 (21.57%) Finance
17 11 (21.57%) SQL Server 2014
17 11 (21.57%) Fintech

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 19 (37.25%) IIS
2 4 (7.84%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.96%) CMS
4 1 (1.96%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (29.41%) Azure
2 4 (7.84%) GCP
3 2 (3.92%) AWS
3 2 (3.92%) Power Platform
4 1 (1.96%) Azure Functions
4 1 (1.96%) Office 365
4 1 (1.96%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 26 (50.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (39.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (31.37%) SQL Server 2005
4 16 (31.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (21.57%) SQL Server 2014
6 10 (19.61%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (17.65%) Relational Database
8 6 (11.76%) SQL Server 2016
9 5 (9.80%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (9.80%) QlikView
10 4 (7.84%) Amazon Redshift
10 4 (7.84%) Big Data
10 4 (7.84%) BigQuery
10 4 (7.84%) Bigtable
10 4 (7.84%) Hadoop
10 4 (7.84%) MS Access
10 4 (7.84%) MySQL
10 4 (7.84%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (7.84%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (15.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (7.84%) JIRA
3 2 (3.92%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.96%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.96%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 11 (21.57%) Finance
2 7 (13.73%) Retail
3 4 (7.84%) Automotive
4 3 (5.88%) Marketing
5 1 (1.96%) Law
Job Titles
1 34 (66.67%) Developer
2 16 (31.37%) Software Developer
3 6 (11.76%) .NET Developer
3 6 (11.76%) Senior Developer
4 5 (9.80%) C# Developer
4 5 (9.80%) Database Developer
4 5 (9.80%) DBA
4 5 (9.80%) SQL Database Developer
4 5 (9.80%) SQL Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Architect
5 4 (7.84%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Data Architect
5 4 (7.84%) SQL DBA
6 3 (5.88%) Administrator
6 3 (5.88%) Cloud Architect
6 3 (5.88%) Database Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Senior Systems Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Applications Support
7 2 (3.92%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (58.82%) .NET
2 25 (49.02%) ASP.NET
2 25 (49.02%) jQuery
3 22 (43.14%) AngularJS
3 22 (43.14%) HTML
4 21 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC
5 19 (37.25%) CSS
6 15 (29.41%) Ajax
7 14 (27.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 12 (23.53%) .NET Framework
9 11 (21.57%) Entity Framework
10 8 (15.69%) Web Services
11 7 (13.73%) Node.js
12 6 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (9.80%) WCF
13 5 (9.80%) WinForms
13 5 (9.80%) XML
13 5 (9.80%) XSD
14 4 (7.84%) HTML5
14 4 (7.84%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) User Experience
2 5 (9.80%) Clustering
3 3 (5.88%) EPoS
4 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.73%) Windows
2 1 (1.96%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (54.90%) MVC
2 19 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (33.33%) SDLC
4 11 (21.57%) Fintech
4 11 (21.57%) Scrum
5 9 (17.65%) Data Science
5 9 (17.65%) ETL
6 8 (15.69%) Software Engineering
7 7 (13.73%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (13.73%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (9.80%) Artificial Intelligence
8 5 (9.80%) B2B
8 5 (9.80%) Coaching
8 5 (9.80%) Machine Learning
8 5 (9.80%) Personalization
9 4 (7.84%) Analytics
9 4 (7.84%) Data Analytics
9 4 (7.84%) Data Architecture
9 4 (7.84%) Data Protection
9 4 (7.84%) ERD
Programming Languages
1 31 (60.78%) C#
2 30 (58.82%) SQL
3 28 (54.90%) JavaScript
4 25 (49.02%) T-SQL
5 7 (13.73%) Delphi
6 5 (9.80%) PowerShell
7 3 (5.88%) VB.NET
7 3 (5.88%) VBA
8 2 (3.92%) Python
8 2 (3.92%) VB
9 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.96%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (1.96%) MCSD
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.96%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 23 (45.10%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.80%) Oracle
3 4 (7.84%) Google
3 4 (7.84%) Tableau
3 4 (7.84%) Talend
3 4 (7.84%) Teradata
4 3 (5.88%) Informatica
4 3 (5.88%) Telerik
5 2 (3.92%) Axosoft
6 1 (1.96%) Citrix
6 1 (1.96%) VMware