The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Brighton region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 90 40 30
Rank change year-on-year
-50 -10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 17 43 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.39% 6.04% 6.97%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.94% 13.83% 17.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11 42 52
Average salary £36,000 £35,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.69% -10.62%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
432 311 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 35.29% 43.68% 40.65%
Number of salaries quoted 377 282 282
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server 2008
East Sussex

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
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Brighton

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 49 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 43 (87.76%) C#
3 42 (85.71%) .NET
4 40 (81.63%) ASP.NET
5 37 (75.51%) TDD
6 36 (73.47%) SQL Server 2005
7 32 (65.31%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (48.98%) Scrum
9 23 (46.94%) Microsoft
10 21 (42.86%) HTML
11 20 (40.82%) Visual Studio
11 20 (40.82%) BDD
12 17 (34.69%) Web Services
12 17 (34.69%) XML
13 13 (26.53%) JavaScript
14 12 (24.49%) MVC
15 11 (22.45%) ASP.NET MVC
16 9 (18.37%) Finance
17 7 (14.29%) Waterfall
17 7 (14.29%) Git (software)
17 7 (14.29%) Performance Testing
17 7 (14.29%) Big Data
18 6 (12.24%) PHP
18 6 (12.24%) SQL
19 5 (10.20%) VB
19 5 (10.20%) CSS
19 5 (10.20%) MS Excel
20 4 (8.16%) DSDM
20 4 (8.16%) VB.NET
20 4 (8.16%) SLA

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 1 (2.04%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 36 (73.47%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (14.29%) Big Data
4 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (6.12%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.08%) DTS
5 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (4.08%) Data Mart
6 1 (2.04%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 20 (40.82%) Visual Studio
2 7 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (18.37%) Finance
Job Titles
1 47 (95.92%) Developer
2 37 (75.51%) C# Developer
3 24 (48.98%) C# .NET Developer
4 17 (34.69%) Senior C# Developer
4 17 (34.69%) Senior Developer
5 16 (32.65%) .NET Developer
6 14 (28.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (20.41%) Agile C# Developer
7 10 (20.41%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (8.16%) SQL Developer
9 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 2 (4.08%) VB Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Web Developer
9 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
9 2 (4.08%) VB6 Developer
9 2 (4.08%) C# Web Developer
9 2 (4.08%) ETL Developer
9 2 (4.08%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (85.71%) .NET
2 40 (81.63%) ASP.NET
3 21 (42.86%) HTML
4 17 (34.69%) Web Services
4 17 (34.69%) XML
5 11 (22.45%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (10.20%) CSS
7 4 (8.16%) jQuery
8 3 (6.12%) Ajax
8 3 (6.12%) WCF
9 2 (4.08%) XHTML
9 2 (4.08%) CSS3
9 2 (4.08%) SubSonic
9 2 (4.08%) HTML5
10 1 (2.04%) Razor View Engine
10 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 1 (2.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (2.04%) Middleware
10 1 (2.04%) WSDL
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (75.51%) TDD
2 32 (65.31%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (48.98%) Scrum
4 20 (40.82%) BDD
5 12 (24.49%) MVC
6 7 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 7 (14.29%) Performance Testing
7 4 (8.16%) DSDM
7 4 (8.16%) User Stories
7 4 (8.16%) Automation Testing
7 4 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (8.16%) Pair Programming
8 3 (6.12%) Unit Testing
8 3 (6.12%) OOP
8 3 (6.12%) OO
9 2 (4.08%) Web Design
9 2 (4.08%) ETL
9 2 (4.08%) Project Management
10 1 (2.04%) Web Development
10 1 (2.04%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (87.76%) C#
2 13 (26.53%) JavaScript
3 6 (12.24%) PHP
3 6 (12.24%) SQL
4 5 (10.20%) VB
5 4 (8.16%) VB.NET
5 4 (8.16%) VB6
6 3 (6.12%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.04%) VBA
7 1 (2.04%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (2.04%) ISTQB
1 1 (2.04%) ISEB
1 1 (2.04%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.04%) MCSE
1 1 (2.04%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) SLA
2 1 (2.04%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 23 (46.94%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.08%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.04%) Citrix
3 1 (2.04%) VMware
3 1 (2.04%) Sybase