The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 68 62 56
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 35 32 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.40% 3.25% 2.86%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.21% 8.72% 6.56%
Number of salaries quoted 32 23 20
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.36%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
SQL Server 2008
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
380 367 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 36.96% 37.22% 43.60%
Number of salaries quoted 327 317 302
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Brighton

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2008.

1 64 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 45 (70.31%) SQL
3 38 (59.38%) C#
3 38 (59.38%) .NET
4 36 (56.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 35 (54.69%) Performance Tuning
6 28 (43.75%) SQL Server 2005
7 22 (34.38%) T-SQL
7 22 (34.38%) Data Warehouse
8 21 (32.81%) ETL
8 21 (32.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 21 (32.81%) Database Theory
8 21 (32.81%) SQL CLR
8 21 (32.81%) Big Data
8 21 (32.81%) Data Transformation
9 17 (26.56%) SQL Server 2012
10 16 (25.00%) ASP.NET
11 15 (23.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 15 (23.44%) QA
11 15 (23.44%) SaaS
12 13 (20.31%) Data Integration
12 13 (20.31%) Relational Database Theory
12 13 (20.31%) Relational Database
13 12 (18.75%) JavaScript
13 12 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (18.75%) Migration
13 12 (18.75%) Finance
13 12 (18.75%) VMware
14 11 (17.19%) MVC
15 10 (15.63%) Active Directory

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (15.63%) IIS
2 5 (7.81%) CMS
3 3 (4.69%) Umbraco
3 3 (4.69%) Orchard CMS
4 2 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.13%) WordPress
5 1 (1.56%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 3 (4.69%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (23.44%) SaaS
2 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.81%) Internet
2 4 (6.25%) DNS
3 2 (3.13%) Firewall
3 2 (3.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 36 (56.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 28 (43.75%) SQL Server 2005
4 22 (34.38%) Data Warehouse
5 21 (32.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 21 (32.81%) SQL CLR
5 21 (32.81%) Big Data
6 17 (26.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 15 (23.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (20.31%) Relational Database
9 8 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 8 (12.50%) OLAP
10 4 (6.25%) MySQL
10 4 (6.25%) MongoDB
11 1 (1.56%) MariaDB
11 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 8 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.69%) JIRA
2 3 (4.69%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.56%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (1.56%) Moq
General
1 12 (18.75%) Finance
2 5 (7.81%) Marketing
3 4 (6.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 38 (59.38%) Developer
2 22 (34.38%) DBA
3 17 (26.56%) SQL DBA
4 13 (20.31%) SQL Developer
5 12 (18.75%) Administrator
6 10 (15.63%) SQL Server Developer
7 9 (14.06%) C# Developer
8 8 (12.50%) .NET Developer
8 8 (12.50%) Business Developer
8 8 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 7 (10.94%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (10.94%) SQL Server DBA
10 5 (7.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (6.25%) Senior Developer
12 3 (4.69%) Programmer
12 3 (4.69%) Consultant
12 3 (4.69%) Systems Administrator
12 3 (4.69%) Systems Engineer
12 3 (4.69%) Software Engineer
12 3 (4.69%) Senior Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (59.38%) .NET
2 16 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 9 (14.06%) Web Services
4 8 (12.50%) MDX
4 8 (12.50%) WCF
4 8 (12.50%) jQuery
5 6 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (9.38%) XML
5 6 (9.38%) HTML
6 4 (6.25%) XSLT
6 4 (6.25%) Entity Framework
6 4 (6.25%) .NET Framework
7 3 (4.69%) MSMQ
7 3 (4.69%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (4.69%) CSS
7 3 (4.69%) RESTful
8 2 (3.13%) DHTML
9 1 (1.56%) Classic ASP
9 1 (1.56%) NHibernate
9 1 (1.56%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.31%) Data Integration
2 6 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.13%) Replication
3 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.56%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.06%) Windows
2 5 (7.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (6.25%) Linux
3 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (4.69%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (54.69%) Performance Tuning
2 21 (32.81%) Data Transformation
2 21 (32.81%) Database Theory
2 21 (32.81%) ETL
3 13 (20.31%) Relational Database Theory
4 12 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (18.75%) Migration
5 11 (17.19%) MVC
6 9 (14.06%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (14.06%) Data Migration
7 8 (12.50%) TDD
7 8 (12.50%) OOD
7 8 (12.50%) OO
8 7 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (9.38%) High Availability
9 6 (9.38%) Performance Monitoring
10 5 (7.81%) Integration Testing
10 5 (7.81%) Digital Marketing
10 5 (7.81%) Pair Programming
10 5 (7.81%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 45 (70.31%) SQL
2 38 (59.38%) C#
3 22 (34.38%) T-SQL
4 12 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 5 (7.81%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.13%) F#
6 2 (3.13%) Apex Code
6 2 (3.13%) PHP
7 1 (1.56%) VB
7 1 (1.56%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (6.25%) MCSA
1 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (6.25%) Degree
2 3 (4.69%) MCITP
3 1 (1.56%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (1.56%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (23.44%) QA
2 2 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (15.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (18.75%) VMware
2 2 (3.13%) Citrix
2 2 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.56%) Endeca
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft
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