The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sussex 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
South East / Sussex
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 5 16
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sussex - 8.33% 2.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 33.33% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  

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 Sussex with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 6 3 22
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sussex 30.00% 25.00% 51.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 15
Median salary £67,500 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -18.18%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sussex 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 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 in Sussex.

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Sussex region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (100.00%) Greenfield Project

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (100.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft