The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 29 32 24
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 9 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 4.81% 5.63% 3.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.36% 17.31% 10.20%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 5
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
SQL Server 2008
London

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 Kingston Upon Thames region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
55 52 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 29.41% 32.50% 32.67%
Number of salaries quoted 55 51 47
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,150 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Kingston Upon Thames region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (81.82%) C#
2 9 (81.82%) .NET
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
4 6 (54.55%) Finance
4 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (54.55%) TDD
4 6 (54.55%) XML
4 6 (54.55%) .NET Framework
4 6 (54.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 5 (45.45%) LINQ
5 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
5 5 (45.45%) CRM
6 4 (36.36%) OO
6 4 (36.36%) HTML
6 4 (36.36%) Web Services
6 4 (36.36%) CSS
6 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
6 4 (36.36%) MVC
6 4 (36.36%) jQuery
7 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (27.27%) Line Management
7 3 (27.27%) Sitecore
7 3 (27.27%) Scrum
7 3 (27.27%) Banking
7 3 (27.27%) Retail
7 3 (27.27%) SQL
7 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
7 3 (27.27%) MS Excel

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 2 (18.18%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) SaaS
2 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Internet
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) IPv4
2 2 (18.18%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (9.09%) IPv6
3 1 (9.09%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
2 2 (18.18%) JIRA
2 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Banking
2 3 (27.27%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) .NET Developer
3 6 (54.55%) C# Developer
3 6 (54.55%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Team Leader
4 3 (27.27%) Lead Developer
4 3 (27.27%) .NET Team Leader
4 3 (27.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 2 (18.18%) CRM Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Administrator
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Administrator
5 2 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (9.09%) Junior Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Junior Microsoft Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) .NET
2 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
3 6 (54.55%) XML
3 6 (54.55%) .NET Framework
3 6 (54.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 5 (45.45%) LINQ
5 4 (36.36%) jQuery
5 4 (36.36%) Web Services
5 4 (36.36%) HTML
5 4 (36.36%) CSS
6 1 (9.09%) SOAP
6 1 (9.09%) DHTML
6 1 (9.09%) XSLT
6 1 (9.09%) Ajax
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (9.09%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (9.09%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
1 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (54.55%) TDD
2 5 (45.45%) CRM
3 4 (36.36%) OO
3 4 (36.36%) MVC
4 3 (27.27%) Scrum
4 3 (27.27%) Line Management
4 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
5 2 (18.18%) Data Security
5 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 2 (18.18%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (9.09%) Android Development
6 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
6 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 1 (9.09%) Content Management
6 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
4 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
5 1 (9.09%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (18.18%) vSphere
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
1 1 (9.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Sitecore
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Brocade
3 2 (18.18%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) Dell
3 2 (18.18%) EMC
3 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
4 1 (9.09%) Symantec