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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 61 56 52
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 31 21 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.19% 2.86% 3.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.59% 6.56% 8.68%
Number of salaries quoted 22 20 24
Average salary £34,250 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.16% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,550 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
361 320 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 37.18% 43.60% 41.47%
Number of salaries quoted 312 302 288
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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 16 April 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Brighton

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 51 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 48 (94.12%) .NET
3 47 (92.16%) C#
4 38 (74.51%) ASP.NET
5 27 (52.94%) TDD
5 27 (52.94%) SQL Server 2005
5 27 (52.94%) Microsoft
6 25 (49.02%) Scrum
7 24 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (43.14%) HTML
9 19 (37.25%) MVC
10 18 (35.29%) Visual Studio
10 18 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC
11 15 (29.41%) XML
12 14 (27.45%) JavaScript
13 13 (25.49%) Web Services
14 12 (23.53%) Finance
14 12 (23.53%) jQuery
14 12 (23.53%) BDD
15 11 (21.57%) WCF
15 11 (21.57%) Team Foundation Server
16 10 (19.61%) Continuous Integration
16 10 (19.61%) MS Excel
17 9 (17.65%) DSDM
17 9 (17.65%) CSS
17 9 (17.65%) PHP
17 9 (17.65%) VB
17 9 (17.65%) VB6
17 9 (17.65%) Waterfall
17 9 (17.65%) User Stories

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 3 (5.88%) MTS
2 2 (3.92%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (19.61%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (52.94%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (17.65%) Relational Database
3 9 (17.65%) Big Data
4 6 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (5.88%) SQL CLR
6 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.96%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 18 (35.29%) Visual Studio
2 11 (21.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (11.76%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.92%) NUnit
4 2 (3.92%) TeamCity
4 2 (3.92%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (3.92%) Moq
General
1 12 (23.53%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Marketing
3 2 (3.92%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 50 (98.04%) Developer
2 29 (56.86%) C# Developer
3 20 (39.22%) .NET Developer
4 17 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (23.53%) Senior Developer
6 11 (21.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (17.65%) Senior C# Developer
7 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (15.69%) SQL Developer
9 6 (11.76%) VB Developer
9 6 (11.76%) SQL Server Developer
9 6 (11.76%) VB6 Developer
9 6 (11.76%) Web Developer
10 4 (7.84%) Senior .NET Developer
11 3 (5.88%) Database Developer
11 3 (5.88%) SQL Database Developer
12 2 (3.92%) C# Web Developer
12 2 (3.92%) Senior Web Developer
12 2 (3.92%) .NET Web Developer
12 2 (3.92%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (94.12%) .NET
2 38 (74.51%) ASP.NET
3 22 (43.14%) HTML
4 18 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (29.41%) XML
6 13 (25.49%) Web Services
7 12 (23.53%) jQuery
8 11 (21.57%) WCF
9 9 (17.65%) CSS
10 6 (11.76%) .NET Framework
10 6 (11.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 5 (9.80%) SubSonic
11 5 (9.80%) XHTML
11 5 (9.80%) Ajax
12 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 3 (5.88%) LINQ
13 3 (5.88%) WinForms
13 3 (5.88%) ADO.NET
13 3 (5.88%) COM+
13 3 (5.88%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.92%) Digital Media
2 1 (1.96%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (1.96%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
1 1 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (52.94%) TDD
2 25 (49.02%) Scrum
3 24 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (37.25%) MVC
5 12 (23.53%) BDD
6 10 (19.61%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (17.65%) DSDM
7 9 (17.65%) Waterfall
7 9 (17.65%) User Stories
8 8 (15.69%) Pair Programming
9 6 (11.76%) Performance Testing
10 5 (9.80%) Unit Testing
10 5 (9.80%) OOP
10 5 (9.80%) OO
11 3 (5.88%) Analytics
11 3 (5.88%) Automation Testing
11 3 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
11 3 (5.88%) RDF
11 3 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 47 (92.16%) C#
2 14 (27.45%) JavaScript
3 9 (17.65%) PHP
3 9 (17.65%) VB
3 9 (17.65%) VB6
4 6 (11.76%) VB.NET
4 6 (11.76%) SQL
4 6 (11.76%) T-SQL
5 3 (5.88%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.69%) SLA
2 3 (5.88%) QA
3 1 (1.96%) Dublin Core
Vendors
1 27 (52.94%) Microsoft
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