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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 58 18 18
Rank change year-on-year
-40 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 53 131 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.59% 10.89% 9.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.50% 27.35% 26.28%
Number of salaries quoted 51 125 67
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £40,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
424 479 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 36.74% 39.82% 36.10%
Number of salaries quoted 390 430 243
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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
Tunbridge Wells -19 15 £45,000 -7.69% 1
Dartford - 5 £52,500 -
Folkestone -15 3 £37,500 -6.25%
Sevenoaks +4 2 £26,400 -44.42%
Tonbridge -1 2 £43,750 -23.91%
Maidstone -7 2 £39,750 -0.62% 1
Gravesend - 2 £35,000 -
Canterbury - 2 - -
Rochester - 1 £42,500 -
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 72 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 50 (69.44%) C#
2 50 (69.44%) .NET
3 45 (62.50%) SQL
4 44 (61.11%) MVC
5 41 (56.94%) ASP.NET
6 36 (50.00%) .NET Framework
7 34 (47.22%) T-SQL
8 30 (41.67%) Microsoft
8 30 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 27 (37.50%) WCF
10 26 (36.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 23 (31.94%) HTML
11 23 (31.94%) Agile Software Development
12 22 (30.56%) JavaScript
13 20 (27.78%) TDD
14 18 (25.00%) Windows
15 17 (23.61%) SQL Server 2012
16 16 (22.22%) CSS
16 16 (22.22%) MS Excel
17 15 (20.83%) Degree
17 15 (20.83%) ASP.NET Web API
18 14 (19.44%) Enterprise Software
18 14 (19.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 13 (18.06%) XML
19 13 (18.06%) SQL Server 2005
19 13 (18.06%) jQuery
20 12 (16.67%) REST
21 11 (15.28%) Scrum
21 11 (15.28%) SQL Server Integration Services

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 5 (6.94%) CMS
2 4 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.56%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.78%) Lync
4 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.78%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.78%) Apache
4 2 (2.78%) NServiceBus
5 1 (1.39%) DNN
5 1 (1.39%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.39%) IIS
5 1 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.39%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 16 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.94%) MS Office
3 1 (1.39%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.39%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.94%) SaaS
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) Firewall
2 1 (1.39%) SSL
2 1 (1.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (23.61%) SQL Server 2012
3 13 (18.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (15.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (8.33%) Oracle Database
5 6 (8.33%) DTS
6 5 (6.94%) Redis
6 5 (6.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (5.56%) Relational Database
7 4 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (2.78%) MySQL
9 2 (2.78%) EDMS
10 1 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (1.39%) Big Data
10 1 (1.39%) MS Access
10 1 (1.39%) Hadoop
10 1 (1.39%) CouchDB
10 1 (1.39%) MongoDB
10 1 (1.39%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (9.72%) NCrunch
2 4 (5.56%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (5.56%) Selenium
2 4 (5.56%) TestComplete
3 1 (1.39%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.39%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.39%) NUnit
General
1 10 (13.89%) Finance
2 5 (6.94%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.94%) Retail
3 3 (4.17%) Banking
4 2 (2.78%) Advertising
4 2 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 51 (70.83%) Developer
2 31 (43.06%) .NET Developer
3 20 (27.78%) C# Developer
4 19 (26.39%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (12.50%) Analyst
5 9 (12.50%) Software Developer
6 7 (9.72%) DBA
6 7 (9.72%) Applications Developer
6 7 (9.72%) Senior Developer
6 7 (9.72%) SQL DBA
7 6 (8.33%) Web Developer
7 6 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
8 5 (6.94%) C# Application Developer
8 5 (6.94%) .NET Applications Developer
8 5 (6.94%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (6.94%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (6.94%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (5.56%) QA Analyst
9 4 (5.56%) Graduate Developer
9 4 (5.56%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (69.44%) .NET
2 41 (56.94%) ASP.NET
3 36 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 30 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 27 (37.50%) WCF
6 26 (36.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 23 (31.94%) HTML
8 16 (22.22%) CSS
9 15 (20.83%) ASP.NET Web API
10 14 (19.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 13 (18.06%) XML
11 13 (18.06%) jQuery
12 12 (16.67%) REST
13 8 (11.11%) MSMQ
13 8 (11.11%) Web Services
14 7 (9.72%) RabbitMQ
15 6 (8.33%) Ajax
16 5 (6.94%) XHTML
16 5 (6.94%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 5 (6.94%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.44%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (9.72%) Inversion of Control
2 7 (9.72%) Replication
2 7 (9.72%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.94%) Blog
4 2 (2.78%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.78%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.78%) GIS
5 1 (1.39%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.39%) Clustering
5 1 (1.39%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (2.78%) Android
2 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (2.78%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (61.11%) MVC
2 23 (31.94%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (27.78%) TDD
4 11 (15.28%) Scrum
5 10 (13.89%) Unit Testing
6 9 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
6 9 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 9 (12.50%) MVVM
7 8 (11.11%) Web Development
7 8 (11.11%) OOP
8 7 (9.72%) Data Management
8 7 (9.72%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (8.33%) SOA
10 5 (6.94%) OO
10 5 (6.94%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (6.94%) BDD
11 4 (5.56%) Workflow
11 4 (5.56%) Software Architecture
11 4 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (5.56%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (69.44%) C#
2 45 (62.50%) SQL
3 34 (47.22%) T-SQL
4 22 (30.56%) JavaScript
5 5 (6.94%) Java
6 4 (5.56%) VB
7 3 (4.17%) VB.NET
7 3 (4.17%) PHP
8 1 (1.39%) VBA
8 1 (1.39%) XQuery
8 1 (1.39%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.39%) XPath
Qualifications
1 15 (20.83%) Degree
2 4 (5.56%) ISTQB
2 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.56%) Oracle Certification
2 4 (5.56%) ISEB
3 2 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.78%) MCSE
3 2 (2.78%) MCDBA
3 2 (2.78%) CCNA
3 2 (2.78%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.94%) QA
2 2 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.78%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 2 (2.78%) Hyper-V
1 2 (2.78%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) Backup Exec
1 2 (2.78%) WMI
Vendors
1 30 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.11%) Oracle
3 4 (5.56%) Telerik
3 4 (5.56%) Sitecore
4 3 (4.17%) Dell
5 2 (2.78%) Citrix
5 2 (2.78%) SonicWALL
5 2 (2.78%) Business Objects
5 2 (2.78%) Cisco
6 1 (1.39%) Adobe
6 1 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.39%) Ektron
6 1 (1.39%) Twitter
6 1 (1.39%) Xamarin
Ashford, Kent
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + pension, Medical Ins, LA + other bens
Posted: 9 days ago