The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dartford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 15 15 14
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 2 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 4.65% 4.65% 8.89%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.00% 8.70% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 4
Average salary £49,375 £51,250 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.65% +37.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,875 £48,250 £33,850
10% offered a salary of more than £57,875 £54,250 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server 2008
Kent

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 Dartford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Dartford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
20 23 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 46.51% 53.49% 31.11%
Number of salaries quoted 20 22 14
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Dartford

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Dartford

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Dartford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Dartford region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Dartford

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dartford

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Dartford 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 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 7 (100.00%) WCF
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 6 (85.71%) Entity Framework
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) Web Services
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 5 (71.43%) OOP
3 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
3 5 (71.43%) Dependency Injection
4 4 (57.14%) REST
4 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 4 (57.14%) Kendo UI
4 4 (57.14%) TDD
4 4 (57.14%) Telerik
4 4 (57.14%) Ajax
4 4 (57.14%) jQuery
4 4 (57.14%) SOAP
4 4 (57.14%) OO
4 4 (57.14%) XHTML
5 3 (42.86%) Windows
6 2 (28.57%) Sitefinity

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Dartford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Dartford 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 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
1 2 (28.57%) CMS
1 2 (28.57%) Umbraco
1 2 (28.57%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) MS Access
2 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (28.57%) DTS
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (71.43%) .NET Developer
2 5 (71.43%) C# Developer
3 4 (57.14%) Team Leader
3 4 (57.14%) Senior C# Developer
3 4 (57.14%) Senior .NET Developer
3 4 (57.14%) .NET Team Leader
3 4 (57.14%) Senior Developer
3 4 (57.14%) Lead Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (28.57%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 7 (100.00%) WCF
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (85.71%) Entity Framework
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) Web Services
3 4 (57.14%) XHTML
3 4 (57.14%) Ajax
3 4 (57.14%) SOAP
3 4 (57.14%) REST
3 4 (57.14%) jQuery
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 4 (57.14%) Kendo UI
4 2 (28.57%) PhoneGap
4 2 (28.57%) ADO.NET
4 2 (28.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Smartphone
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Android
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
2 5 (71.43%) OOP
2 5 (71.43%) Dependency Injection
3 4 (57.14%) OO
3 4 (57.14%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) CRM
5 1 (14.29%) OOD
5 1 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) MVVM
5 1 (14.29%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
4 2 (28.57%) VBA
4 2 (28.57%) Objective-C
4 2 (28.57%) PHP
4 2 (28.57%) Java
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Telerik
2 2 (28.57%) Ektron
2 2 (28.57%) Xamarin
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft