The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 21 39 24
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -15
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 7 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 7.37% 3.96% 1.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.56% 10.23% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 1
Average salary £60,000 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.53% -4.44%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server 2008
Kent

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 Maidstone region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
45 88 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 47.37% 38.77% 75.76%
Number of salaries quoted 38 58 48
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (81.82%) .NET
3 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (54.55%) MVC
5 4 (36.36%) OOD
5 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
5 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
5 4 (36.36%) Windows
5 4 (36.36%) OOP
5 4 (36.36%) Android Development
5 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (36.36%) Android
5 4 (36.36%) Domain-Driven Design
5 4 (36.36%) Dependency Injection
5 4 (36.36%) MVVM
5 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
5 4 (36.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Phone
5 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
5 4 (36.36%) WCF
5 4 (36.36%) WPF
5 4 (36.36%) jQuery
6 3 (27.27%) Dojo
6 3 (27.27%) TDD
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (27.27%) Python
6 3 (27.27%) IIS

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 (27.27%) IIS
1 3 (27.27%) ArcGIS
1 3 (27.27%) ArcIMS
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
2 2 (18.18%) Selenium
2 2 (18.18%) TestComplete
General
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) C# Developer
2 6 (54.55%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (45.45%) .NET Developer
3 5 (45.45%) Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) Senior Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) Analyst Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Senior Analyst Developer
5 2 (18.18%) QA Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Quality Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) WCF
2 4 (36.36%) WPF
2 4 (36.36%) jQuery
2 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
2 4 (36.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (27.27%) Dojo
3 3 (27.27%) Web Services
4 1 (9.09%) HTML
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 1 (9.09%) CSS
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
1 4 (36.36%) Android
1 4 (36.36%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) MVC
3 4 (36.36%) Android Development
3 4 (36.36%) OOP
3 4 (36.36%) OOD
3 4 (36.36%) Domain-Driven Design
3 4 (36.36%) Dependency Injection
3 4 (36.36%) MVVM
4 3 (27.27%) TDD
5 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
5 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (18.18%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
3 3 (27.27%) Python
4 2 (18.18%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ISEB
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
1 3 (27.27%) ESRI