The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 69 29 51
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +22
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 24 85 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.43% 7.33% 3.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.49% 18.05% 12.39%
Number of salaries quoted 22 77 32
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £37,500 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £56,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
SQL Server 2008
South East

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 Kent region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
370 471 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 37.49% 40.64% 30.50%
Number of salaries quoted 337 421 312
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Kent

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Kent

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Kent region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Kent

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the Kent region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone +13 6 £37,500 -2.59%
Rochester - 3 £42,500 -
Tunbridge Wells -30 1 £60,000 +20.00%
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 77 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 62 (80.52%) .NET
3 57 (74.03%) SQL
4 50 (64.94%) C#
5 46 (59.74%) MVC
6 41 (53.25%) Microsoft
7 38 (49.35%) T-SQL
8 35 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
9 31 (40.26%) Windows
10 30 (38.96%) .NET Framework
11 29 (37.66%) ASP.NET
12 28 (36.36%) JavaScript
13 24 (31.17%) WCF
14 22 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
14 22 (28.57%) CSS
15 20 (25.97%) Dependency Injection
15 20 (25.97%) AngularJS
15 20 (25.97%) jQuery
15 20 (25.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 20 (25.97%) OOP
15 20 (25.97%) OOD
16 18 (23.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 18 (23.38%) MVVM
17 17 (22.08%) ASP.NET MVC
18 16 (20.78%) Windows Phone
18 16 (20.78%) WPF
18 16 (20.78%) Android
18 16 (20.78%) SharePoint
18 16 (20.78%) Web Services
19 15 (19.48%) HTML

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 16 (20.78%) SharePoint
2 8 (10.39%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (7.79%) IIS
4 5 (6.49%) MS Exchange
5 4 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (3.90%) ArcGIS
6 3 (3.90%) ArcIMS
6 3 (3.90%) CMS
7 2 (2.60%) Umbraco
7 2 (2.60%) Sitefinity
8 1 (1.30%) NServiceBus
8 1 (1.30%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (5.19%) MS Excel
1 4 (5.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (10.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.60%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.09%) SaaS
2 1 (1.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.49%) Firewall
2 2 (2.60%) Internet
3 1 (1.30%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (25.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (23.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (19.48%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 6 (7.79%) Oracle Database
7 5 (6.49%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (5.19%) SQL CLR
9 3 (3.90%) Redis
9 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (3.90%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (2.60%) DTS
10 2 (2.60%) MS Access
10 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (2.60%) Sybase ASE
11 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
11 1 (1.30%) QlikView
11 1 (1.30%) OLTP
11 1 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (15.58%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.90%) NCrunch
3 1 (1.30%) Jasmine
3 1 (1.30%) ReSharper
3 1 (1.30%) Selenium
3 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.30%) TestComplete
General
1 10 (12.99%) Finance
2 7 (9.09%) Banking
3 3 (3.90%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.60%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 56 (72.73%) Developer
2 26 (33.77%) .NET Developer
3 21 (27.27%) C# Developer
3 21 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
4 15 (19.48%) DBA
5 13 (16.88%) SQL DBA
6 12 (15.58%) SQL Server DBA
7 10 (12.99%) Software Developer
8 8 (10.39%) Junior
8 8 (10.39%) Junior Developer
8 8 (10.39%) SharePoint Developer
9 7 (9.09%) Analyst
10 4 (5.19%) Network Engineer
10 4 (5.19%) Administrator
10 4 (5.19%) Analyst Developer
10 4 (5.19%) SQL Server Developer
10 4 (5.19%) Senior DBA
10 4 (5.19%) Junior DBA
10 4 (5.19%) SQL Developer
10 4 (5.19%) Junior SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (80.52%) .NET
2 30 (38.96%) .NET Framework
3 29 (37.66%) ASP.NET
4 24 (31.17%) WCF
5 22 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
5 22 (28.57%) CSS
6 20 (25.97%) AngularJS
6 20 (25.97%) jQuery
7 17 (22.08%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (20.78%) WPF
8 16 (20.78%) Web Services
9 15 (19.48%) HTML
9 15 (19.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 14 (18.18%) XML
11 8 (10.39%) Entity Framework
12 4 (5.19%) Hibernate
12 4 (5.19%) ADO.NET
12 4 (5.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 4 (5.19%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 3 (3.90%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.39%) Replication
2 7 (9.09%) Clustering
3 4 (5.19%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.90%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (3.90%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.90%) Blog
4 3 (3.90%) Smartphone
4 3 (3.90%) GIS
5 2 (2.60%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.30%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.30%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.30%) NHS
6 1 (1.30%) W3C
6 1 (1.30%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 31 (40.26%) Windows
2 16 (20.78%) Windows Phone
2 16 (20.78%) Android
3 5 (6.49%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (3.90%) Linux
5 2 (2.60%) UNIX
5 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.30%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.30%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.30%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (59.74%) MVC
2 35 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (25.97%) Dependency Injection
3 20 (25.97%) OOP
3 20 (25.97%) OOD
4 18 (23.38%) MVVM
5 15 (19.48%) Android Development
5 15 (19.48%) Domain-Driven Design
6 13 (16.88%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (12.99%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (10.39%) CRM
8 8 (10.39%) Workflow
9 6 (7.79%) Asset Management
9 6 (7.79%) TDD
9 6 (7.79%) Wealth Management
10 5 (6.49%) Unit Testing
10 5 (6.49%) ERP
10 5 (6.49%) Data Modelling
11 4 (5.19%) Information Security
11 4 (5.19%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (74.03%) SQL
2 50 (64.94%) C#
3 38 (49.35%) T-SQL
4 28 (36.36%) JavaScript
5 9 (11.69%) VB.NET
6 4 (5.19%) VB
7 3 (3.90%) Java
7 3 (3.90%) PHP
7 3 (3.90%) Python
7 3 (3.90%) VB6
8 2 (2.60%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.60%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.60%) VBA
8 2 (2.60%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.60%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (14.29%) Degree
2 5 (6.49%) MCSE
2 5 (6.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.19%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (5.19%) CCNA
4 1 (1.30%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.30%) MCSA
4 1 (1.30%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.30%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 4 (5.19%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 4 (5.19%) XenApp
3 2 (2.60%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.30%) MDaemon
4 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (6.49%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.30%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.30%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 41 (53.25%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.79%) Oracle
3 4 (5.19%) Cisco
3 4 (5.19%) Dell
3 4 (5.19%) Citrix
3 4 (5.19%) SonicWALL
4 3 (3.90%) ESRI
5 2 (2.60%) Sybase
5 2 (2.60%) Xamarin
5 2 (2.60%) Ektron
6 1 (1.30%) Red Gate
6 1 (1.30%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.30%) Symantec
6 1 (1.30%) McAfee
6 1 (1.30%) Avaya
6 1 (1.30%) Nokia
6 1 (1.30%) Veritas
6 1 (1.30%) VMware
Sevenoaks, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago