Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 53 52
Rank change year-on-year -38 -1 +30
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 4 41 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.41% 3.95% 5.02%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.40% 20.10% 15.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 39 49
Watford median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.64% +77.42% -27.06%
10th Percentile £45,000 £37,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £72,500 £54,200
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 Watford with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 286 204 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 29.30% 19.67% 33.14%
Number of salaries quoted 250 189 280
Watford median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% +8.43%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £27,950
90th Percentile £68,750 £72,500 £60,110
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in Watford

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Watford region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) CRM
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (50.00%) Actionable Insight
2 2 (50.00%) DTS
2 2 (50.00%) ETL
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Data Management
2 2 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (50.00%) FastStats

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (50.00%) FastStats
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) DTS
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Data Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) CRM Developer
2 1 (25.00%) DBA
2 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Actionable Insight
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (50.00%) Data Management
2 2 (50.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft