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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 63 53 29
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -24
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 116 136 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.65% 4.37% 8.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.67% 12.40% 21.45%
Number of salaries quoted 100 120 272
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,625 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -
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
1087 1097 1394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 34.23% 35.22% 39.09%
Number of salaries quoted 847 943 1204
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 14 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -21 41 £38,750 +3.33% 2
Leicestershire +2 40 £39,500 -1.25% 2
Northamptonshire +9 26 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Lincolnshire +1 2 £23,500 -16.07% 1
Derbyshire -13 2 £31,000 -16.21% 2
SQL Server 2008
England

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

1 251 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 135 (53.78%) .NET
3 118 (47.01%) C#
4 101 (40.24%) ASP.NET
5 97 (38.65%) SQL
6 86 (34.26%) JavaScript
7 80 (31.87%) Microsoft
8 76 (30.28%) HTML
8 76 (30.28%) SQL Server 2012
9 74 (29.48%) Windows
10 71 (28.29%) jQuery
11 68 (27.09%) MVC
12 62 (24.70%) CSS
13 51 (20.32%) MS Excel
14 50 (19.92%) IIS
14 50 (19.92%) SQL Server 2005
15 48 (19.12%) ASP.NET MVC
16 43 (17.13%) Data Warehouse
17 42 (16.73%) Business Intelligence
17 42 (16.73%) .NET Framework
18 41 (16.33%) Windows Server
19 40 (15.94%) Visual Studio
20 38 (15.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 36 (14.34%) Degree
22 34 (13.55%) Windows Server 2012
23 33 (13.15%) SQL Server 2014
23 33 (13.15%) Windows Server 2008
24 32 (12.75%) Team Foundation Server
25 31 (12.35%) Relational Database
25 31 (12.35%) Linux

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 50 (19.92%) IIS
2 9 (3.59%) CMS
3 6 (2.39%) MS Exchange
4 5 (1.99%) Apache
4 5 (1.99%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (1.99%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (1.59%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.59%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.80%) Node.js
8 1 (0.40%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.40%) JBoss
8 1 (0.40%) SAS
8 1 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 51 (20.32%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.78%) MS Office
3 2 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.80%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.40%) Epicor Vantage
3 1 (0.40%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.59%) Office 365
2 5 (1.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.57%) Firewall
2 9 (3.59%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.99%) LDAP
4 4 (1.59%) SAN
5 3 (1.20%) DHCP
5 3 (1.20%) DNS
5 3 (1.20%) LAN
5 3 (1.20%) VoIP
5 3 (1.20%) WAN
6 2 (0.80%) FTP
6 2 (0.80%) Internet
7 1 (0.40%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (0.40%) HTTP
7 1 (0.40%) MPLS
7 1 (0.40%) Network Security
7 1 (0.40%) VPN
7 1 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.40%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 251 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 76 (30.28%) SQL Server 2012
3 50 (19.92%) SQL Server 2005
4 43 (17.13%) Data Warehouse
5 38 (15.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 33 (13.15%) SQL Server 2014
7 31 (12.35%) Relational Database
8 29 (11.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 17 (6.77%) Data Mining
10 10 (3.98%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 7 (2.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (1.99%) MySQL
12 5 (1.99%) RDBMS
13 4 (1.59%) MongoDB
14 3 (1.20%) Big Data
14 3 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
14 3 (1.20%) Oracle Database
14 3 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
14 3 (1.20%) PowerPivot
15 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 40 (15.94%) Visual Studio
2 32 (12.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 25 (9.96%) Subversion
4 14 (5.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 14 (5.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 5 (1.99%) Ant
5 5 (1.99%) Eclipse
5 5 (1.99%) Maven
5 5 (1.99%) NetBeans
6 1 (0.40%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (7.17%) Finance
2 11 (4.38%) Banking
3 10 (3.98%) Marketing
4 9 (3.59%) Legal
5 8 (3.19%) French Language
5 8 (3.19%) Retail
5 8 (3.19%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.59%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.20%) Advertising
7 3 (1.20%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.80%) Law
9 1 (0.40%) Billing
Job Titles
1 134 (53.39%) Developer
2 82 (32.67%) .NET Developer
3 73 (29.08%) C# Developer
4 63 (25.10%) C# .NET Developer
5 53 (21.12%) ASP.NET Developer
6 46 (18.33%) Analyst
7 45 (17.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 27 (10.76%) Support Analyst
9 24 (9.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 24 (9.56%) SQL Developer
10 23 (9.16%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 18 (7.17%) Junior
11 18 (7.17%) Senior Developer
11 18 (7.17%) Support Engineer
12 17 (6.77%) Junior Developer
13 15 (5.98%) DBA
13 15 (5.98%) SQL DBA
13 15 (5.98%) SQL Server Developer
14 14 (5.58%) Environment Analyst
14 14 (5.58%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (53.78%) .NET
2 101 (40.24%) ASP.NET
3 76 (30.28%) HTML
4 71 (28.29%) jQuery
5 62 (24.70%) CSS
6 48 (19.12%) ASP.NET MVC
7 42 (16.73%) .NET Framework
8 31 (12.35%) XML
9 25 (9.96%) WCF
10 24 (9.56%) Web Services
11 21 (8.37%) Entity Framework
12 18 (7.17%) ASP.NET Web API
12 18 (7.17%) CSS3
12 18 (7.17%) XHTML
13 17 (6.77%) HTML5
14 15 (5.98%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 14 (5.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 14 (5.58%) JSON
15 14 (5.58%) LINQ
16 12 (4.78%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 30 (11.95%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (8.37%) Replication
3 17 (6.77%) Smartcard
4 16 (6.37%) Data Integration
5 12 (4.78%) Computer Science
5 12 (4.78%) Statistics
6 7 (2.79%) Driving Licence
6 7 (2.79%) Mobile App
7 6 (2.39%) User Experience
8 5 (1.99%) Clustering
8 5 (1.99%) NHS
8 5 (1.99%) PKI
9 4 (1.59%) N-Tier
10 3 (1.20%) Data Extraction
10 3 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.20%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.80%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.80%) iPhone
11 2 (0.80%) Life Science
11 2 (0.80%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 74 (29.48%) Windows
2 41 (16.33%) Windows Server
3 34 (13.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 33 (13.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (12.35%) Linux
6 24 (9.56%) Windows 7
7 7 (2.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (1.99%) Windows 8
9 4 (1.59%) Apple iOS
9 4 (1.59%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.80%) CentOS
10 2 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.40%) Android
11 1 (0.40%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.40%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (27.09%) MVC
2 42 (16.73%) Business Intelligence
3 30 (11.95%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (9.96%) ETL
5 21 (8.37%) Unit Testing
5 21 (8.37%) Web Development
6 15 (5.98%) Data Modelling
6 15 (5.98%) Software Engineering
7 14 (5.58%) Configuration Management
7 14 (5.58%) Scrum
8 12 (4.78%) Data Protection
8 12 (4.78%) E-Commerce
8 12 (4.78%) Mentoring
8 12 (4.78%) Software Deployment
9 11 (4.38%) CRM
10 10 (3.98%) Case Management
10 10 (3.98%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (3.59%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (3.59%) Performance Tuning
12 8 (3.19%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 118 (47.01%) C#
2 97 (38.65%) SQL
3 86 (34.26%) JavaScript
4 21 (8.37%) Java
5 19 (7.57%) T-SQL
6 14 (5.58%) PowerShell
7 11 (4.38%) R
8 9 (3.59%) PHP
9 5 (1.99%) VB.NET
10 4 (1.59%) Ruby
10 4 (1.59%) VB
11 3 (1.20%) VBA
12 2 (0.80%) XAML
13 1 (0.40%) C
13 1 (0.40%) C++
13 1 (0.40%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 1 (0.40%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 36 (14.34%) Degree
2 6 (2.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.59%) MCDBA
4 2 (0.80%) MCSA
4 2 (0.80%) MCSE
5 1 (0.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.19%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.20%) SLA
3 1 (0.40%) QA
System Software
1 26 (10.36%) Active Directory
2 12 (4.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (1.20%) XenApp
4 2 (0.80%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.40%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.40%) pfSense
5 1 (0.40%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.40%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (0.80%) SCOM
1 2 (0.80%) WSUS
Vendors
1 80 (31.87%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.18%) VMware
3 11 (4.38%) Telerik
4 7 (2.79%) Oracle
4 7 (2.79%) SAP
5 5 (1.99%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (1.59%) Avaya
6 4 (1.59%) Cisco
7 3 (1.20%) NetApp
8 2 (0.80%) CheckPoint
8 2 (0.80%) HP
8 2 (0.80%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.40%) Apple
9 1 (0.40%) Citrix
9 1 (0.40%) Cognos
9 1 (0.40%) Epicor
9 1 (0.40%) Facebook
9 1 (0.40%) Tableau
9 1 (0.40%) TIBCO
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