The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Maidstone region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 40 21 4
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -17
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 15 4 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 5.93% 4.88% 37.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.71% 7.14% 62.50%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 25
Average salary £38,500 £43,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.49% +24.28%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
102 56 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 40.32% 68.29% 60.61%
Number of salaries quoted 66 54 40
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,950 £27,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SQL Server 2008
Kent

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Maidstone

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Maidstone

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Maidstone region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Maidstone

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (61.54%) SQL
2 16 (61.54%) SQL Server 2005
3 15 (57.69%) .NET
4 14 (53.85%) MVC
5 11 (42.31%) C#
5 11 (42.31%) ASP.NET
6 10 (38.46%) HTML
6 10 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (34.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (34.62%) Scrum
7 9 (34.62%) Windows
8 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
8 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
8 8 (30.77%) CSS
8 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (26.92%) jQuery
9 7 (26.92%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (26.92%) T-SQL
9 7 (26.92%) OLAP
9 7 (26.92%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2000
11 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (19.23%) Replication
11 5 (19.23%) Clustering
11 5 (19.23%) Finance
11 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 3 (11.54%) IIS
1 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
1 3 (11.54%) ColdFusion
1 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) VoIP
1 3 (11.54%) DHCP
1 3 (11.54%) FTP
1 3 (11.54%) VPN
1 3 (11.54%) DNS
2 1 (3.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (61.54%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (34.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (26.92%) OLAP
6 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2000
7 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (11.54%) MySQL
10 1 (3.85%) DTS
10 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
10 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
10 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Marketing
3 2 (7.69%) Back Office
3 2 (7.69%) Legal
4 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Developer
2 11 (42.31%) .NET Developer
3 10 (38.46%) C# Developer
3 10 (38.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 10 (38.46%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (30.77%) DBA
5 7 (26.92%) Administrator
5 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (19.23%) SQL DBA
7 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (15.38%) SQL Developer
7 4 (15.38%) Business Developer
8 3 (11.54%) Agile .NET Developer
8 3 (11.54%) Agile C# Developer
9 2 (7.69%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (7.69%) Network Engineer
9 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
9 2 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
10 1 (3.85%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (57.69%) .NET
2 11 (42.31%) ASP.NET
3 10 (38.46%) HTML
4 8 (30.77%) CSS
5 7 (26.92%) jQuery
6 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (15.38%) XML
8 3 (11.54%) Flash
8 3 (11.54%) WSDL
8 3 (11.54%) XML Schema
8 3 (11.54%) Web Services
8 3 (11.54%) HTML5
8 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET 2.0
8 3 (11.54%) MDX
8 3 (11.54%) WCF
8 3 (11.54%) LINQ
9 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 1 (3.85%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Replication
1 5 (19.23%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Windows
2 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (11.54%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) MVC
2 9 (34.62%) Scrum
3 7 (26.92%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (26.92%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (15.38%) Data Migration
5 4 (15.38%) Migration
5 4 (15.38%) Data Modelling
5 4 (15.38%) ETL
6 3 (11.54%) OO
6 3 (11.54%) Online Marketing
7 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (7.69%) Database Security
8 1 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (3.85%) Data Architecture
8 1 (3.85%) Content Management
8 1 (3.85%) Resource Management
8 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.85%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) SQL
2 11 (42.31%) C#
3 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 7 (26.92%) T-SQL
5 3 (11.54%) ActionScript
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
1 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) HP
2 3 (11.54%) Dell
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) Jaspersoft
4 1 (3.85%) VMware