The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 5 17 13
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 8.33% 2.22% 3.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 33.33% 4.55% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Median salary £45,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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 Sussex region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
3 22 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 25.00% 48.89% 16.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 9
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +15.78%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the Sussex region citing SQL Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Sussex

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Sussex

SQL Server 2008
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Sussex region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) MSMQ
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) X++
2 1 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Cross-Platform Development

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) MSMQ
2 1 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Cross-Platform Development
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) X++
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft