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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 18 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 2.08% 5.13% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.76% 9.52% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £70,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
21 42 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 43.75% 53.85% 29.55%
Number of salaries quoted 21 32 12
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £40,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dartford

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) Apple Swift
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Xamarin
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone
3 1 (33.33%) Android Development
3 1 (33.33%) Smartphone
3 1 (33.33%) VBA
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) Umbraco
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Dartford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) Umbraco
1 1 (33.33%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) DTS
3 1 (33.33%) SAP BW
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) OLAP
3 1 (33.33%) MS Access
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Business Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Developer
2 1 (33.33%) CRM Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) PhoneGap
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Smartphone
1 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
2 1 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (33.33%) MVVM
2 1 (33.33%) Android Development
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) OOD
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VBA
2 1 (33.33%) Objective-C
2 1 (33.33%) Apple Swift
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Ektron
1 1 (33.33%) Xamarin