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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 58 65 34
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -31
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 17 25 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 2.41% 2.77% 6.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.06% 9.80% 18.29%
Number of salaries quoted 13 24 53
Average salary £42,500 £43,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £47,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
211 255 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 29.93% 28.27% 36.08%
Number of salaries quoted 186 236 290
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 £27,500 £33,500 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%

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 30 June 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Guildford

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 30 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (73.33%) Windows
3 21 (70.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 21 (70.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 19 (63.33%) Windows 7
5 18 (60.00%) .NET
5 18 (60.00%) Java
6 17 (56.67%) SQL
7 13 (43.33%) C#
8 11 (36.67%) Windows XP
9 10 (33.33%) Web Services
9 10 (33.33%) VB.NET
10 9 (30.00%) VB
10 9 (30.00%) VB6
11 8 (26.67%) C++
11 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET
11 8 (26.67%) Ruby
12 7 (23.33%) Data Modelling
12 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
13 6 (20.00%) Finance
13 6 (20.00%) HTML
13 6 (20.00%) T-SQL
13 6 (20.00%) IIS
13 6 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
14 4 (13.33%) Retail
14 4 (13.33%) Crystal Reports
14 4 (13.33%) DHTML
14 4 (13.33%) Linux
14 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 4 (13.33%) Bash Shell

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 6 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (3.33%) CMS
2 1 (3.33%) DNN
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (70.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 21 (70.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (13.33%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (6.67%) MySQL
5 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (90.00%) Developer
2 12 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (23.33%) .NET Developer
4 5 (16.67%) SQL Developer
5 4 (13.33%) VB.NET Developer
6 3 (10.00%) VB Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Junior Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Junior Java Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Junior
6 3 (10.00%) Technical Support
6 3 (10.00%) Support Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) VB6 Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) C# Application Developer
7 2 (6.67%) .NET Applications Developer
7 2 (6.67%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (6.67%) C# Developer
7 2 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (60.00%) .NET
2 10 (33.33%) Web Services
3 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET
4 6 (20.00%) HTML
4 6 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 4 (13.33%) DHTML
6 3 (10.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (10.00%) jQuery
6 3 (10.00%) Entity Framework
6 3 (10.00%) REST
6 3 (10.00%) CSS
6 3 (10.00%) WCF
7 2 (6.67%) WF
7 2 (6.67%) SOAP
7 2 (6.67%) Struts
7 2 (6.67%) Hibernate
7 2 (6.67%) Spring
7 2 (6.67%) JSON
8 1 (3.33%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Physics
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 22 (73.33%) Windows
2 19 (63.33%) Windows 7
3 11 (36.67%) Windows XP
4 4 (13.33%) Linux
5 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Data Modelling
2 3 (10.00%) Time Management
3 2 (6.67%) Database Security
3 2 (6.67%) Web Development
3 2 (6.67%) Workflow
3 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.33%) Information Management
4 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.33%) Security Management
4 1 (3.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 18 (60.00%) Java
2 17 (56.67%) SQL
3 13 (43.33%) C#
4 10 (33.33%) VB.NET
5 9 (30.00%) VB6
5 9 (30.00%) VB
6 8 (26.67%) Ruby
6 8 (26.67%) C++
7 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
8 6 (20.00%) T-SQL
9 4 (13.33%) Bash Shell
10 3 (10.00%) PL/SQL
11 2 (6.67%) Python
11 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (3.33%) HP
2 1 (3.33%) Dell
2 1 (3.33%) EMC
2 1 (3.33%) VMware
2 1 (3.33%) Telerik