Period
to 23 April 2019

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 23 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Manchester > Wigan
6 months to
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 21 32 -
Rank change year-on-year +11 - +14
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 1.30% 2.50% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.45% 6.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Wigan median annual salary £25,500 £25,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% - -
Manchester median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year -2.50% +1.91% -5.42%

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 29 47 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 37.66% 39.17% 42.45%
Number of salaries quoted 28 35 59
Wigan median annual salary £33,750 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.57% -12.50% +17.65%
10th Percentile £24,050 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £51,250
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -3.61%

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Wigan region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Web Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle