The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 17 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 12 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 8.82% - 1.02%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 23.53% - 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 1
Average salary £46,250 - £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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 Gatwick region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
51 30 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 37.50% 37.50% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 44 30 21
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £61,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Gatwick

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (87.50%) .NET
2 14 (87.50%) C#
3 13 (81.25%) SQL
4 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
4 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
5 10 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (62.50%) CSS
5 10 (62.50%) HTML
6 9 (56.25%) XML
6 9 (56.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (56.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (50.00%) QualityStage
7 8 (50.00%) IBM
7 8 (50.00%) Oracle
7 8 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (50.00%) Trillium
7 8 (50.00%) RDBMS
7 8 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
7 8 (50.00%) V-Model
7 8 (50.00%) Waterfall
7 8 (50.00%) SAP Data Services
7 8 (50.00%) Data Quality
7 8 (50.00%) Relational Database
8 7 (43.75%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (37.50%) Web Services
9 6 (37.50%) Pentaho
10 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (12.50%) IIS
1 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 2 (12.50%) Skype for Business
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) BGP
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco Wireless
1 2 (12.50%) SAN
1 2 (12.50%) Skype
1 2 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (56.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (56.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (50.00%) QualityStage
4 8 (50.00%) RDBMS
4 8 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 8 (50.00%) SAP Data Services
5 6 (37.50%) Pentaho
6 2 (12.50%) PowerCenter
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (6.25%) OLAP
7 1 (6.25%) OLTP
7 1 (6.25%) PerformancePoint
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 6 (37.50%) SQL BI Developer
3 6 (37.50%) SQL Developer
3 6 (37.50%) SQL Server BI Developer
3 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Developer
4 4 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Informatica Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) .NET
2 10 (62.50%) CSS
2 10 (62.50%) HTML
3 9 (56.25%) XML
4 6 (37.50%) Web Services
5 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
5 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (25.00%) jQuery
7 3 (18.75%) Ajax
7 3 (18.75%) CSS3
7 3 (18.75%) HTML5
8 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
8 1 (6.25%) ADO.NET
8 1 (6.25%) Entity Framework
8 1 (6.25%) LINQ
8 1 (6.25%) MSMQ
8 1 (6.25%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Debian
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Ubuntu
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (50.00%) V-Model
1 8 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 7 (43.75%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (31.25%) MVC
4 4 (25.00%) OO
4 4 (25.00%) OOP
5 3 (18.75%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (18.75%) SOA
5 3 (18.75%) Web Design
6 2 (12.50%) Coaching
6 2 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
7 1 (6.25%) ETL
7 1 (6.25%) Kimball Methodology
7 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
7 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) C#
2 13 (81.25%) SQL
3 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
4 5 (31.25%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (50.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 2 (12.50%) Forefront TMG
1 2 (12.50%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Nagios
1 2 (12.50%) Opsview
1 2 (12.50%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 8 (50.00%) IBM
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle
2 8 (50.00%) Trillium
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco
3 2 (12.50%) Informatica
3 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 2 (12.50%) SolarWinds
3 2 (12.50%) Veeam
3 2 (12.50%) VMware