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

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 95 71 55
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -16
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 88 129 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.66% 3.51% 4.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.42% 10.25% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 77 117 156
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £46,900 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SQL Server 2008
England

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 East Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1045 1259 1210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 31.62% 34.24% 32.99%
Number of salaries quoted 839 1067 1075
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £25,240
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in the East Midlands

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire -6 28 £52,500 +34.61% 7
Lincolnshire 0 23 £45,000 +7.14%
Derbyshire +26 16 £40,000 +6.66%
Nottinghamshire -39 12 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Northamptonshire -3 10 £32,500 -23.52%
SQL Server 2008
England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 168 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 111 (66.07%) Microsoft
3 95 (56.55%) SQL
4 85 (50.60%) .NET
5 77 (45.83%) C#
6 67 (39.88%) SQL Server 2012
7 65 (38.69%) SQL Server 2005
8 64 (38.10%) ASP.NET
9 61 (36.31%) Windows
10 49 (29.17%) JavaScript
11 48 (28.57%) HTML
12 46 (27.38%) CSS
13 44 (26.19%) MVC
14 43 (25.60%) .NET Framework
15 42 (25.00%) Active Directory
16 38 (22.62%) ASP.NET MVC
17 37 (22.02%) jQuery
17 37 (22.02%) T-SQL
18 36 (21.43%) Firewall
19 33 (19.64%) Windows Server
20 32 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
21 31 (18.45%) Windows 7
21 31 (18.45%) Windows Server 2008
22 30 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
23 29 (17.26%) Visual Studio
23 29 (17.26%) Mentoring
24 28 (16.67%) XML
25 26 (15.48%) Web Services
25 26 (15.48%) Windows Server 2012
26 25 (14.88%) Degree

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 22 (13.10%) IIS
2 17 (10.12%) Exchange Server 2010
2 17 (10.12%) MS Exchange
3 9 (5.36%) SharePoint
4 8 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.79%) CMS
6 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 22 (13.10%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (5.36%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (4.76%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.79%) Office 365
2 3 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (21.43%) Firewall
2 15 (8.93%) SAN
3 13 (7.74%) TCP/IP
4 10 (5.95%) LAN
4 10 (5.95%) LDAP
4 10 (5.95%) WAN
4 10 (5.95%) Wireless
5 9 (5.36%) VoIP
6 5 (2.98%) Skype
7 3 (1.79%) DHCP
7 3 (1.79%) DNS
7 3 (1.79%) SSL
8 2 (1.19%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 67 (39.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 65 (38.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 20 (11.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (8.93%) SQL Server 2014
7 13 (7.74%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (7.74%) Relational Database
8 10 (5.95%) MySQL
9 9 (5.36%) RDBMS
10 8 (4.76%) QlikView
10 8 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
11 7 (4.17%) Oracle Database
11 7 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
12 6 (3.57%) Data Mining
13 5 (2.98%) Crystal Reports
14 3 (1.79%) OLAP
15 2 (1.19%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
15 2 (1.19%) OLTP
15 2 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 30 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 29 (17.26%) Visual Studio
3 9 (5.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.60%) MorphX
General
1 7 (4.17%) Back Office
1 7 (4.17%) Finance
2 6 (3.57%) Retail
3 5 (2.98%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.38%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.79%) Publishing
6 1 (0.60%) Electronics
6 1 (0.60%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 80 (47.62%) Developer
2 57 (33.93%) .NET Developer
3 56 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 52 (30.95%) C# .NET Developer
5 30 (17.86%) SQL Developer
6 27 (16.07%) SQL Server Developer
7 26 (15.48%) ASP.NET Developer
7 26 (15.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 25 (14.88%) Senior Developer
9 23 (13.69%) Senior .NET Developer
9 23 (13.69%) Support Engineer
10 21 (12.50%) Software Developer
11 19 (11.31%) .NET Software Developer
11 19 (11.31%) C# Software Developer
11 19 (11.31%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 19 (11.31%) Senior C# Developer
12 17 (10.12%) Analyst
12 17 (10.12%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 15 (8.93%) Senior SQL Developer
13 15 (8.93%) Senior SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (50.60%) .NET
2 64 (38.10%) ASP.NET
3 48 (28.57%) HTML
4 46 (27.38%) CSS
5 43 (25.60%) .NET Framework
6 38 (22.62%) ASP.NET MVC
7 37 (22.02%) jQuery
8 28 (16.67%) XML
9 26 (15.48%) Web Services
10 20 (11.90%) Ajax
11 15 (8.93%) XHTML
11 15 (8.93%) XSLT
12 14 (8.33%) SOAP
13 13 (7.74%) XSD
14 12 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 12 (7.14%) WPF
15 10 (5.95%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 10 (5.95%) Middleware
16 9 (5.36%) WCF
17 8 (4.76%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.90%) Smartcard
2 12 (7.14%) iPad
3 11 (6.55%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (5.95%) HP Storage
4 10 (5.95%) Mobile App
4 10 (5.95%) PKI
5 7 (4.17%) N-Tier
5 7 (4.17%) Statistics
6 6 (3.57%) Data Integration
7 5 (2.98%) Clustering
8 4 (2.38%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.79%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.79%) Life Science
9 3 (1.79%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.79%) User Experience
10 2 (1.19%) Data Centre
10 2 (1.19%) Mainframe
10 2 (1.19%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 61 (36.31%) Windows
2 33 (19.64%) Windows Server
3 31 (18.45%) Windows 7
3 31 (18.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (15.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (7.74%) Linux
6 4 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.79%) CentOS
8 2 (1.19%) OS/390
8 2 (1.19%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (26.19%) MVC
2 32 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (17.26%) Mentoring
4 21 (12.50%) SDLC
5 19 (11.31%) High Availability
5 19 (11.31%) Scrum
6 18 (10.71%) Web Development
7 17 (10.12%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (9.52%) ITIL
9 15 (8.93%) OOP
10 14 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
10 14 (8.33%) ETL
11 13 (7.74%) Disaster Recovery
11 13 (7.74%) OO
11 13 (7.74%) Unit Testing
12 12 (7.14%) ERP
12 12 (7.14%) Web Application Development
13 11 (6.55%) Server Building
14 10 (5.95%) Cybersecurity
14 10 (5.95%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 95 (56.55%) SQL
2 77 (45.83%) C#
3 49 (29.17%) JavaScript
4 37 (22.02%) T-SQL
5 13 (7.74%) VB.NET
6 11 (6.55%) Java
6 11 (6.55%) VB
7 8 (4.76%) Bourne shell
8 7 (4.17%) Perl
8 7 (4.17%) PHP
8 7 (4.17%) PowerShell
9 6 (3.57%) R
10 4 (2.38%) C++
10 4 (2.38%) VBA
10 4 (2.38%) VBScript
11 3 (1.79%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.60%) X++
Qualifications
1 25 (14.88%) Degree
2 6 (3.57%) SC Cleared
2 6 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.19%) MCITP
4 2 (1.19%) PhD
5 1 (0.60%) MCSA
5 1 (0.60%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.98%) QA
2 1 (0.60%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (10.12%) Hyper-V
3 10 (5.95%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (2.98%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.79%) Firmware
6 2 (1.19%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (1.19%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.60%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (1.79%) Nagios
3 1 (0.60%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.60%) SCOM
Vendors
1 111 (66.07%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.74%) Cisco
3 11 (6.55%) HP
3 11 (6.55%) Oracle
4 10 (5.95%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (5.36%) Symantec
6 8 (4.76%) arcserve
6 8 (4.76%) CA
6 8 (4.76%) hybris
7 5 (2.98%) DevExpress
7 5 (2.98%) VMware
8 4 (2.38%) Telerik
9 3 (1.79%) Cognos
9 3 (1.79%) Neverfail
9 3 (1.79%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.79%) Tableau
9 3 (1.79%) Veeam
10 2 (1.19%) IBM
11 1 (0.60%) Citrix
11 1 (0.60%) Computacenter
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