The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tunbridge Wells region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 24 3 8
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 18 82 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 11.25% 44.32% 33.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 21.69% 66.67% 56.25%
Number of salaries quoted 18 74 25
Average salary £45,000 £48,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +39.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £54,250 £51,500
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 Tunbridge Wells region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Tunbridge Wells
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
83 123 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 51.88% 66.49% 59.26%
Number of salaries quoted 74 113 44
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £42,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Tunbridge Wells

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Tunbridge Wells

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Tunbridge Wells

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Tunbridge Wells

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Tunbridge Wells

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Tunbridge Wells region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Tunbridge Wells

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Tunbridge Wells 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 23 (100.00%) SQL
1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (95.65%) .NET
3 20 (86.96%) C#
3 20 (86.96%) ASP.NET
3 20 (86.96%) MVC
4 16 (69.57%) T-SQL
5 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
5 14 (60.87%) .NET Framework
5 14 (60.87%) WCF
5 14 (60.87%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (60.87%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 14 (60.87%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (52.17%) Degree
7 8 (34.78%) Scrum
7 8 (34.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (34.78%) Software Engineering
7 8 (34.78%) REST
7 8 (34.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (34.78%) TDD
7 8 (34.78%) SharePoint
8 6 (26.09%) CSS
8 6 (26.09%) Web Services
8 6 (26.09%) XML
8 6 (26.09%) Windows
8 6 (26.09%) MSMQ
8 6 (26.09%) CRM
8 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
8 6 (26.09%) Visual Studio

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Tunbridge Wells 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 8 (34.78%) SharePoint
2 6 (26.09%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (34.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (34.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (21.74%) Redis
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Visual Studio
1 6 (26.09%) NCrunch
General
1 6 (26.09%) Banking
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (86.96%) Developer
2 13 (56.52%) .NET Developer
3 6 (26.09%) SharePoint Developer
4 5 (21.74%) C# Application Developer
4 5 (21.74%) .NET Applications Developer
4 5 (21.74%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Applications Developer
4 5 (21.74%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (8.70%) SQL DBA
5 2 (8.70%) DBA
6 1 (4.35%) Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (95.65%) .NET
2 20 (86.96%) ASP.NET
3 14 (60.87%) .NET Framework
3 14 (60.87%) WCF
3 14 (60.87%) ASP.NET MVC
3 14 (60.87%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 8 (34.78%) REST
5 6 (26.09%) CSS
5 6 (26.09%) Web Services
5 6 (26.09%) XML
5 6 (26.09%) MSMQ
5 6 (26.09%) RabbitMQ
5 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (26.09%) jQuery
6 5 (21.74%) SignalR
6 5 (21.74%) Dapper ORM
6 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (4.35%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (60.87%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (26.09%) Inversion of Control
2 6 (26.09%) Computer Science
3 5 (21.74%) Blog
4 2 (8.70%) Replication
4 2 (8.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (86.96%) MVC
2 8 (34.78%) Scrum
2 8 (34.78%) Software Engineering
2 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (34.78%) TDD
3 6 (26.09%) CRM
3 6 (26.09%) Asset Management
3 6 (26.09%) Workflow
3 6 (26.09%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (26.09%) Wealth Management
3 6 (26.09%) Unit Testing
3 6 (26.09%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
4 5 (21.74%) Data Management
4 5 (21.74%) SOA
5 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.35%) BDD
6 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) SQL
2 20 (86.96%) C#
3 16 (69.57%) T-SQL
4 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
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