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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 16 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 7 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 5.98% 0.90% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 31.82% 3.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
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
22 29 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 18.80% 26.13% 42.72%
Number of salaries quoted 18 27 42
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

The demand trend of job ads across the Gatwick region citing SQL Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gatwick region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (87.50%) SQL
3 11 (68.75%) C#
3 11 (68.75%) .NET
4 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
5 9 (56.25%) CSS
5 9 (56.25%) HTML
5 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
6 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (37.50%) MVC
7 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
7 6 (37.50%) XML
7 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (31.25%) Waterfall
8 5 (31.25%) V-Model
8 5 (31.25%) Pentaho
8 5 (31.25%) SAP Data Services
8 5 (31.25%) Data Quality
8 5 (31.25%) Relational Database
8 5 (31.25%) Oracle
8 5 (31.25%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (31.25%) QualityStage
8 5 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (31.25%) Trillium
8 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (31.25%) RDBMS
8 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (31.25%) IBM

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (25.00%) IIS
1 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) BGP
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 4 (25.00%) SAN
1 4 (25.00%) Skype
1 4 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (31.25%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (31.25%) Pentaho
4 5 (31.25%) QualityStage
4 5 (31.25%) RDBMS
4 5 (31.25%) Relational Database
4 5 (31.25%) SAP Data Services
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Developer
3 5 (31.25%) .NET Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 5 (31.25%) SQL BI Developer
3 5 (31.25%) SQL Server BI Developer
3 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Developer
3 5 (31.25%) SSAS Developer
3 5 (31.25%) SSIS Developer
3 5 (31.25%) SSRS Developer
4 4 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
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%) Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (6.25%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) .NET
2 9 (56.25%) CSS
2 9 (56.25%) HTML
3 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (37.50%) XML
4 5 (31.25%) jQuery
5 4 (25.00%) CSS3
5 4 (25.00%) HTML5
5 4 (25.00%) Web Services
6 3 (18.75%) Ajax
7 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
7 1 (6.25%) ADO.NET
7 1 (6.25%) Entity Framework
7 1 (6.25%) LINQ
7 1 (6.25%) MSMQ
7 1 (6.25%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Debian
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
1 4 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (25.00%) Ubuntu
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
1 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) MVC
2 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (31.25%) V-Model
2 5 (31.25%) Waterfall
3 4 (25.00%) Coaching
3 4 (25.00%) OO
3 4 (25.00%) OOP
4 3 (18.75%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (18.75%) SOA
4 3 (18.75%) Web Design
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) ETL
5 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) SDLC
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.25%) TDD
5 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) SQL
2 11 (68.75%) C#
3 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
4 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (25.00%) Forefront TMG
1 4 (25.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Nagios
1 4 (25.00%) Opsview
1 4 (25.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) IBM
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle
2 5 (31.25%) Trillium
3 4 (25.00%) Cisco
3 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 4 (25.00%) Veeam
3 4 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) Informatica