The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gatwick with a requirement for SQL Server 2008 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
West Sussex / Gatwick
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 16 -
Rank change year-on-year 0 -  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 22 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 13.75% 7.89% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 33.33% 28.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 22 6 0
Median salary £57,500 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.29% -  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

SQL Server 2008 is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Gatwick with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Gatwick
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 66 32 25
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gatwick 41.25% 28.07% 27.47%
Number of salaries quoted 66 26 25
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Gatwick

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gatwick citing SQL Server 2008 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in Gatwick

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in Gatwick

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Gatwick

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in Gatwick over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2008 in Gatwick

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 31 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (90.32%) Informatica
2 28 (90.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 28 (90.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 28 (90.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 22 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (70.97%) Microsoft
4 19 (61.29%) RDBMS
4 19 (61.29%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (61.29%) XML
4 19 (61.29%) Requirements Analysis
4 19 (61.29%) PowerCenter
4 19 (61.29%) Waterfall
4 19 (61.29%) Relational Database
5 13 (41.94%) SQL
5 13 (41.94%) MS Excel
6 10 (32.26%) ETL
6 10 (32.26%) Oracle
6 10 (32.26%) T-SQL
6 10 (32.26%) PL/SQL
6 10 (32.26%) PRINCE2
6 10 (32.26%) Unix
6 10 (32.26%) DataStage
6 10 (32.26%) Shell Script
6 10 (32.26%) Project Management
6 10 (32.26%) Data Analysis
6 10 (32.26%) Scrum
6 10 (32.26%) Teradata
6 10 (32.26%) V-Model
7 9 (29.03%) C#

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gatwick 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:

Applications
1 13 (41.94%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (90.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 28 (90.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 28 (90.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (61.29%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (61.29%) PowerCenter
3 19 (61.29%) RDBMS
3 19 (61.29%) Relational Database
4 10 (32.26%) DataStage
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Developer
1 9 (29.03%) Informatica Developer
1 9 (29.03%) SSIS Developer
2 6 (19.35%) Project Leader
3 4 (12.90%) Team Leader
4 3 (9.68%) Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) DBA
4 3 (9.68%) IT Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (61.29%) XML
2 9 (29.03%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (32.26%) Unix
2 3 (9.68%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (61.29%) Requirements Analysis
2 19 (61.29%) Waterfall
3 10 (32.26%) Data Analysis
3 10 (32.26%) ETL
3 10 (32.26%) PRINCE2
3 10 (32.26%) Project Management
3 10 (32.26%) Scrum
3 10 (32.26%) V-Model
4 9 (29.03%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 13 (41.94%) SQL
2 10 (32.26%) PL/SQL
2 10 (32.26%) Shell Script
2 10 (32.26%) T-SQL
3 9 (29.03%) C#
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 28 (90.32%) Informatica
2 22 (70.97%) Microsoft
3 10 (32.26%) Oracle
3 10 (32.26%) Teradata