Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wigan 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Manchester > Wigan
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 35 -
Rank change year-on-year +7 - +24
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 9 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 5.45% 0.79% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 17.65% 2.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 0
Wigan median annual salary £30,000 £36,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.81% - -
Manchester median annual salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.13% - -

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 Wigan with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Wigan
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 51 47 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 30.91% 37.01% 51.96%
Number of salaries quoted 51 46 51
Wigan median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +15.38%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £45,000 £51,250 £43,750
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Wigan

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in Wigan

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in Wigan

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Wigan

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in Wigan over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2008 in Wigan

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 Wigan region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (88.89%) Oracle
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Solaris
2 8 (88.89%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (88.89%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server 2012
2 8 (88.89%) Oracle Database
3 7 (77.78%) .NET
4 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 6 (66.67%) Oracle Forms
4 6 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (66.67%) ISTQB
4 6 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (66.67%) Regression Testing
4 6 (66.67%) Software Testing
4 6 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (66.67%) Web Testing
4 6 (66.67%) Test Management
4 6 (66.67%) Test Scripting
4 6 (66.67%) SDLC
4 6 (66.67%) Defect Management
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (22.22%) Data Guard
5 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wigan 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 2 (22.22%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (88.89%) Oracle Database
2 8 (88.89%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (88.89%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
1 6 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Lead Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) DBA
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Core
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (11.11%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Solaris
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Unix
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Defect Management
1 6 (66.67%) Regression Testing
1 6 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
1 6 (66.67%) SDLC
1 6 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 6 (66.67%) Test Management
1 6 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 6 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 6 (66.67%) Web Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (11.11%) DBS Check
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Data Guard
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft