The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 62 58 34
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -24
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 14 23 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 2.14% 3.00% 7.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.90% 10.80% 20.12%
Number of salaries quoted 12 23 55
Average salary £35,000 £46,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.73% +16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,800 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £55,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,001
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
SQL Server 2008
Surrey

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 Guildford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
203 213 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 30.99% 27.77% 36.83%
Number of salaries quoted 175 200 272
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,700 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Guildford

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Guildford

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 29 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (79.31%) Windows
3 20 (68.97%) SQL Server 2005
3 20 (68.97%) SQL Server 2012
4 18 (62.07%) Windows 7
5 16 (55.17%) .NET
5 16 (55.17%) Java
6 15 (51.72%) SQL
7 13 (44.83%) C#
8 12 (41.38%) Windows XP
9 9 (31.03%) Web Services
10 8 (27.59%) C++
10 8 (27.59%) Ruby
11 7 (24.14%) VB6
11 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
11 7 (24.14%) VB
11 7 (24.14%) Data Modelling
12 6 (20.69%) Finance
12 6 (20.69%) VB.NET
12 6 (20.69%) Ruby on Rails
13 5 (17.24%) .NET Framework
13 5 (17.24%) Bash Shell
13 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET
13 5 (17.24%) HTML
13 5 (17.24%) IIS
13 5 (17.24%) Linux
14 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
14 4 (13.79%) CSS
14 4 (13.79%) Crystal Reports
14 4 (13.79%) T-SQL

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 5 (17.24%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) CMS
2 1 (3.45%) DNN
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (68.97%) SQL Server 2005
2 20 (68.97%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (13.79%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (10.34%) MySQL
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database
5 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) JIRA
1 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Retail
3 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.45%) Electronics
4 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.45%) Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (86.21%) Developer
2 12 (41.38%) Java Developer
3 7 (24.14%) .NET Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Technical Support Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Technical Support
4 4 (13.79%) Support Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Junior Java Developer
5 3 (10.34%) C# Application Developer
5 3 (10.34%) .NET Applications Developer
5 3 (10.34%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Applications Support
5 3 (10.34%) Applications Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Junior
5 3 (10.34%) C# Developer
5 3 (10.34%) SQL Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Junior Developer
6 2 (6.90%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (55.17%) .NET
2 9 (31.03%) Web Services
3 6 (20.69%) Ruby on Rails
4 5 (17.24%) .NET Framework
4 5 (17.24%) HTML
4 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET
5 4 (13.79%) CSS
5 4 (13.79%) WCF
5 4 (13.79%) Entity Framework
5 4 (13.79%) REST
5 4 (13.79%) jQuery
6 3 (10.34%) WF
6 3 (10.34%) JSON
6 3 (10.34%) SOAP
7 2 (6.90%) Struts
7 2 (6.90%) DHTML
7 2 (6.90%) Hibernate
7 2 (6.90%) Spring
8 1 (3.45%) Ajax
8 1 (3.45%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
1 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Physics
3 1 (3.45%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 23 (79.31%) Windows
2 18 (62.07%) Windows 7
3 12 (41.38%) Windows XP
4 5 (17.24%) Linux
5 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) Data Modelling
2 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (10.34%) Workflow
3 2 (6.90%) Time Management
3 2 (6.90%) Database Security
3 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.45%) Security Management
4 1 (3.45%) MVC
4 1 (3.45%) TDD
4 1 (3.45%) Information Management
4 1 (3.45%) Web Development
4 1 (3.45%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (3.45%) Programme Management
4 1 (3.45%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 16 (55.17%) Java
2 15 (51.72%) SQL
3 13 (44.83%) C#
4 8 (27.59%) C++
4 8 (27.59%) Ruby
5 7 (24.14%) VB6
5 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
5 7 (24.14%) VB
6 6 (20.69%) VB.NET
7 5 (17.24%) Bash Shell
8 4 (13.79%) T-SQL
9 3 (10.34%) PL/SQL
10 2 (6.90%) Python
10 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle
2 1 (3.45%) SAP
2 1 (3.45%) HP
2 1 (3.45%) Dell
2 1 (3.45%) EMC
2 1 (3.45%) VMware
2 1 (3.45%) Telerik