The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Horsham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 22 44 32
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -12
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 16 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 13.01% 0.66% 2.01%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 22.54% 1.45% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 3
Average salary £45,000 £26,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.81% -33.75%
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 Horsham region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Horsham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
71 69 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 57.72% 45.70% 42.95%
Number of salaries quoted 71 63 57
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Horsham

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Horsham

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Horsham

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Horsham

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Horsham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Horsham region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Horsham

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Horsham 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 31 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 26 (83.87%) .NET
2 26 (83.87%) C#
3 23 (74.19%) SQL Server 2012
4 22 (70.97%) Entity Framework
4 22 (70.97%) .NET Framework
5 21 (67.74%) MVC
5 21 (67.74%) JavaScript
5 21 (67.74%) Windows
6 20 (64.52%) Microsoft
7 18 (58.06%) WPF
8 17 (54.84%) Silverlight
8 17 (54.84%) WCF
8 17 (54.84%) Multithreading
8 17 (54.84%) NoSQL
8 17 (54.84%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (54.84%) Software Engineering
8 17 (54.84%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (54.84%) OOP
8 17 (54.84%) OO
8 17 (54.84%) MS Excel
8 17 (54.84%) MySQL
9 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (48.39%) Degree
9 15 (48.39%) Computer Science
9 15 (48.39%) SQL Server 2014
10 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET
10 8 (25.81%) VB.NET
10 8 (25.81%) Web Services
10 8 (25.81%) SQL Server 2005

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Horsham 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 4 (12.90%) IIS
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (54.84%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (74.19%) SQL Server 2012
3 17 (54.84%) MySQL
3 17 (54.84%) NoSQL
4 15 (48.39%) SQL Server 2014
5 8 (25.81%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2000
Job Titles
1 25 (80.65%) Developer
2 21 (67.74%) C# Developer
3 18 (58.06%) .NET Developer
3 18 (58.06%) Senior C# Developer
3 18 (58.06%) Senior Developer
4 17 (54.84%) Software Developer
5 14 (45.16%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (41.94%) C# Software Developer
7 11 (35.48%) Senior .NET Developer
7 11 (35.48%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 10 (32.26%) .NET Software Developer
8 10 (32.26%) Senior Software Developer
9 9 (29.03%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 9 (29.03%) Software Engineer
10 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (25.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (25.81%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (25.81%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (19.35%) Programmer
12 5 (16.13%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (83.87%) .NET
2 22 (70.97%) .NET Framework
2 22 (70.97%) Entity Framework
3 18 (58.06%) WPF
4 17 (54.84%) Silverlight
4 17 (54.84%) WCF
5 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET
5 8 (25.81%) Web Services
6 4 (12.90%) Ajax
6 4 (12.90%) CSS
6 4 (12.90%) HTML
6 4 (12.90%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 17 (54.84%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (48.39%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 21 (67.74%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (67.74%) MVC
2 17 (54.84%) Multithreading
2 17 (54.84%) OO
2 17 (54.84%) OOP
2 17 (54.84%) Software Engineering
2 17 (54.84%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.68%) Data Migration
4 3 (9.68%) Migration
4 3 (9.68%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (6.45%) SDLC
6 1 (3.23%) Business Analysis
6 1 (3.23%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (83.87%) C#
2 21 (67.74%) JavaScript
3 8 (25.81%) VB.NET
4 7 (22.58%) SQL
5 5 (16.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (48.39%) Degree
Vendors
1 20 (64.52%) Microsoft