Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
UK > Wales
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 103 90
Rank change year-on-year -18 -13 -12
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 18 40 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.94% 1.87% 2.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.14% 6.02% 7.39%
Number of salaries quoted 18 36 51
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - -3.85%
10th Percentile £41,250 £28,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £51,875 £48,125 £47,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 Wales with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 574 665 785
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 29.90% 31.12% 29.18%
Number of salaries quoted 441 568 673
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £54,080 £50,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in Wales

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in Wales

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in Wales over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2008 in Wales

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 6 months to 17 July 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
South Wales 0 18 £42,500 +18.06% 5
SQL Server 2008
UK

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 Wales region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 15 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (77.78%) T-SQL
3 14 (77.78%) C#
3 14 (77.78%) Visual Studio
3 14 (77.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (72.22%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (66.67%) Practice Management
6 11 (61.11%) Java
6 11 (61.11%) VB
7 9 (50.00%) Finance
7 9 (50.00%) MVC
8 8 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (38.89%) XML
9 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Excel
10 6 (33.33%) VBA
10 6 (33.33%) Law
10 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
11 3 (16.67%) .NET
11 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
12 2 (11.11%) CSS
12 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
12 2 (11.11%) HTML
12 2 (11.11%) Legal
12 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
12 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
12 2 (11.11%) jQuery

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 1 (5.56%) CMS
1 1 (5.56%) IIS
1 1 (5.56%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) GitHub
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (77.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (5.56%) Couchbase
5 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
5 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
5 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 14 (77.78%) Visual Studio
2 8 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.56%) MbUnit
3 1 (5.56%) Mercurial
3 1 (5.56%) MSTest
3 1 (5.56%) NUnit
3 1 (5.56%) Selenium
3 1 (5.56%) SpecFlow
3 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Law
3 2 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (83.33%) SQL Developer
3 7 (38.89%) SSIS Developer
4 6 (33.33%) SSRS Developer
4 6 (33.33%) T-SQL Developer
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Agile Developer
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (5.56%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) XML
2 3 (16.67%) .NET
2 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 2 (11.11%) CSS
3 2 (11.11%) CSS3
3 2 (11.11%) HTML
3 2 (11.11%) jQuery
4 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (5.56%) Gherkin
4 1 (5.56%) HTML5
4 1 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (5.56%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (5.56%) RESTful
4 1 (5.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.56%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (66.67%) Practice Management
3 9 (50.00%) MVC
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) ATDD
5 1 (5.56%) BDD
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Decision-Making
5 1 (5.56%) DevOps
5 1 (5.56%) ETL
5 1 (5.56%) ETL Development
5 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Optimisation
5 1 (5.56%) TDD
5 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.56%) Test-First Development
5 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 14 (77.78%) C#
2 14 (77.78%) T-SQL
3 11 (61.11%) Java
3 11 (61.11%) VB
4 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 6 (33.33%) VBA
5 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Sitecore