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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 18 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 1 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 2.27% 10.91% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.56% 17.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 0
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
18 34 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 40.91% 61.82% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 18 33 14
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%

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 1 May 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
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) Apple Swift
2 2 (66.67%) VBA
2 2 (66.67%) Xamarin
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) Umbraco
2 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Sitefinity
2 2 (66.67%) PhoneGap
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) Smartphone
2 2 (66.67%) Ektron
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) Objective-C
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) PHP

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Dartford by Category

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