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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 20 23 20
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 6 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 5.61% 0.92% 5.85%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 28.57% 2.70% 34.48%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 4
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.70%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
21 37 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 19.63% 33.94% 16.96%
Number of salaries quoted 20 31 18
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 9 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 6 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (100.00%) QlikView

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (100.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Database Developer
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Developer
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL