The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 51 43 40
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 9 17 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 2.38% 3.43% 6.08%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.87% 10.30% 26.57%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 38
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £30,950
10% offered a salary of more than £48,900 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
SQL Server 2008
West 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 Crawley region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
131 165 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 34.66% 33.27% 22.88%
Number of salaries quoted 120 142 126
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Crawley

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Crawley

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Crawley

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Crawley region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Crawley

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (78.57%) C#
2 11 (78.57%) .NET
3 10 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 10 (71.43%) MVC
3 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (71.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (64.29%) Refactoring
4 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
4 9 (64.29%) Windows
4 9 (64.29%) OOD
5 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (50.00%) Kanban
6 7 (50.00%) HTML5
6 7 (50.00%) CSS3
6 7 (50.00%) CSS
6 7 (50.00%) HTML
6 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 7 (50.00%) SQL
6 7 (50.00%) .NET Framework
6 7 (50.00%) Scrum
6 7 (50.00%) TDD
7 6 (42.86%) BDD
7 6 (42.86%) User Stories
8 5 (35.71%) jQuery
8 5 (35.71%) NHibernate
9 4 (28.57%) N-Tier
9 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 (21.43%) SharePoint 2013
1 3 (21.43%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (71.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (7.14%) OLAP
3 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.14%) OLTP
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 3 (21.43%) LINQPad
3 3 (21.43%) ReSharper
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) .NET Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Software Developer
4 3 (21.43%) .NET Software Developer
4 3 (21.43%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
6 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) DBA
6 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
6 1 (7.14%) Junior
6 1 (7.14%) Junior Software Developer
6 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
6 1 (7.14%) SQL DBA
6 1 (7.14%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) .NET
2 10 (71.43%) ASP.NET
2 10 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (50.00%) HTML5
3 7 (50.00%) CSS3
3 7 (50.00%) CSS
3 7 (50.00%) HTML
3 7 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 5 (35.71%) jQuery
4 5 (35.71%) NHibernate
5 4 (28.57%) StructureMap
6 1 (7.14%) Castle Windsor
6 1 (7.14%) WCF
6 1 (7.14%) WPF
6 1 (7.14%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) N-Tier
1 4 (28.57%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (28.57%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) MVC
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) Refactoring
2 9 (64.29%) OOD
3 7 (50.00%) Kanban
3 7 (50.00%) Scrum
3 7 (50.00%) TDD
4 6 (42.86%) BDD
4 6 (42.86%) User Stories
5 3 (21.43%) Pair Programming
6 2 (14.29%) OO
6 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 1 (7.14%) Web Application Development
7 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
7 1 (7.14%) Information Architecture
7 1 (7.14%) CRM
7 1 (7.14%) OOP
7 1 (7.14%) ETL
7 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) C#
2 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
3 3 (21.43%) Java
4 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.14%) R
5 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) MCTS
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Red Gate
3 1 (7.14%) Cognos
3 1 (7.14%) Business Objects