The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Walsall 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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
West Midlands / Walsall
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Walsall 1.54% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.25% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.20% +3.75%  

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 Walsall with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Walsall
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 16 22 13
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Walsall 24.62% 23.16% 18.31%
Number of salaries quoted 14 21 10
Median salary £41,000 £42,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.38% -23.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £75,000 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Walsall

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Walsall citing SQL Server 2008 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in Walsall

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in Walsall

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Walsall region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (100.00%) Database Security
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 3 (100.00%) Server Monitoring
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (100.00%) Power BI

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Walsall 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 (100.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) Power BI
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) DBA
1 3 (100.00%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (100.00%) Database Security
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (100.00%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft