The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 47 29 43
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +14
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 11 33 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 2.64% 8.97% 4.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.00% 24.63% 12.34%
Number of salaries quoted 11 30 19
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server 2008
Surrey

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 Woking region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
100 134 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 24.04% 36.41% 36.07%
Number of salaries quoted 95 128 144
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Woking

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Woking

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Woking

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Woking region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Woking

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Woking 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 27 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
3 16 (59.26%) SQL
3 16 (59.26%) .NET
4 14 (51.85%) C#
5 13 (48.15%) MS Excel
6 12 (44.44%) T-SQL
7 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET
7 11 (40.74%) SQL Server 2000
7 11 (40.74%) SQL Server 2005
8 10 (37.04%) jQuery
8 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
8 10 (37.04%) XML
9 8 (29.63%) Degree
9 8 (29.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (29.63%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (25.93%) Ajax
10 7 (25.93%) .NET Framework
10 7 (25.93%) VB.NET
11 6 (22.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 6 (22.22%) ADO.NET
11 6 (22.22%) Web Services
11 6 (22.22%) MCP
11 6 (22.22%) MVC
11 6 (22.22%) Finance
11 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (22.22%) WCF
12 5 (18.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2012

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Woking 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 5 (18.52%) IIS
2 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (48.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (7.41%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (40.74%) SQL Server 2000
2 11 (40.74%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (29.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (14.81%) OLAP
5 4 (14.81%) Data Mining
5 4 (14.81%) Snowflake Schema
5 4 (14.81%) Star Schema
6 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (3.70%) DTS
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (22.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
3 2 (7.41%) ReSharper
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (3.70%) NUnit
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Advertising
3 2 (7.41%) Billing
4 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.70%) Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (81.48%) Developer
2 9 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 7 (25.93%) Senior Developer
4 6 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 6 (22.22%) Senior .NET Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (14.81%) DBA
7 3 (11.11%) Junior
7 3 (11.11%) Junior .NET Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Junior Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Report Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Senior SQL Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Administrator
8 1 (3.70%) SQL Developer
8 1 (3.70%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (59.26%) .NET
2 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET
3 10 (37.04%) XML
3 10 (37.04%) jQuery
4 7 (25.93%) Ajax
4 7 (25.93%) .NET Framework
5 6 (22.22%) WCF
5 6 (22.22%) Web Services
5 6 (22.22%) ADO.NET
6 5 (18.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (14.81%) HTML
8 3 (11.11%) XSLT
9 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (3.70%) HTML5
10 1 (3.70%) WPF
10 1 (3.70%) ActiveX
10 1 (3.70%) X-Windows
10 1 (3.70%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Replication
1 5 (18.52%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
1 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) MVC
1 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
3 4 (14.81%) TDD
3 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
3 4 (14.81%) ETL
3 4 (14.81%) Dimensional Modelling
3 4 (14.81%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (11.11%) Scrum
4 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 2 (7.41%) CRM
5 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.70%) MVVM
6 1 (3.70%) UML
6 1 (3.70%) OO
6 1 (3.70%) OOD
6 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.70%) Workflow
6 1 (3.70%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) SQL
2 14 (51.85%) C#
3 12 (44.44%) T-SQL
4 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
5 7 (25.93%) VB.NET
6 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.70%) C++
7 1 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) Degree
2 6 (22.22%) MCP
2 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Logi Analytics