The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Romford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 3 7 12
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Romford 10.00% 11.76% 4.76%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.00% 40.00% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £50,000 £29,250 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.94% +32.95%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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 Romford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Romford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Romford 20.00% 29.41% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 6
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +108.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Romford

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Romford

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Romford

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Romford

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Romford

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Romford 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (66.67%) MCPD
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Content Management
2 2 (66.67%) MCTS
2 2 (66.67%) MCAD
2 2 (66.67%) MCSD
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (66.67%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) OWASP

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Romford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Romford 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 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Leader
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 1 (33.33%) REST
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) OWASP
3 1 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCAD
1 2 (66.67%) MCSD
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) MCTS
1 2 (66.67%) MCPD