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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 62 35 23
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -12
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 123 251 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.84% 6.86% 9.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.21% 18.12% 23.14%
Number of salaries quoted 108 230 250
Average salary £40,000 £39,361 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.62% +12.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
1097 1385 1141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 34.29% 37.85% 40.09%
Number of salaries quoted 942 1191 1047
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 -2 64 £40,750 +8.66% 7
Leicestershire -15 35 £40,000 +2.56% 7
Northamptonshire +4 13 £42,500 +17.24% 2
Derbyshire -26 10 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Lincolnshire 0 1 £28,000 -30.00%
SQL Server 2008
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

1 255 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 149 (58.43%) SQL
3 148 (58.04%) .NET
4 136 (53.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 135 (52.94%) C#
6 105 (41.18%) Microsoft
7 98 (38.43%) T-SQL
8 95 (37.25%) Windows
9 90 (35.29%) ASP.NET
10 89 (34.90%) JavaScript
10 89 (34.90%) .NET Framework
11 88 (34.51%) HTML
12 86 (33.73%) CSS
13 85 (33.33%) jQuery
14 69 (27.06%) SQL Server 2005
15 67 (26.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 56 (21.96%) MVC
17 55 (21.57%) ASP.NET MVC
18 54 (21.18%) XML
19 50 (19.61%) Business Intelligence
19 50 (19.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 47 (18.43%) Windows Server 2008
21 46 (18.04%) Agile Software Development
22 45 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 45 (17.65%) Visual Studio
23 44 (17.25%) Web Services
24 43 (16.86%) Data Warehouse
25 42 (16.47%) MS Excel
26 40 (15.69%) Degree
27 39 (15.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 26 (10.20%) SharePoint
2 21 (8.24%) IIS
3 14 (5.49%) SharePoint Server
4 11 (4.31%) CMS
4 11 (4.31%) SharePoint 2010
4 11 (4.31%) Lync
4 11 (4.31%) SharePoint 2013
5 9 (3.53%) MS Exchange
6 7 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (1.96%) DNN
8 1 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.39%) Node.js
8 1 (0.39%) SAS
8 1 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 42 (16.47%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.10%) MS Office
3 11 (4.31%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.78%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (3.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.18%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 21 (8.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.53%) Intranet
2 8 (3.14%) DNS
3 7 (2.75%) DHCP
4 3 (1.18%) CTI
5 2 (0.78%) Firewall
5 2 (0.78%) SSL
6 1 (0.39%) SAN
6 1 (0.39%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.39%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.39%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 255 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 136 (53.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 69 (27.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 67 (26.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 45 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 43 (16.86%) Data Warehouse
7 39 (15.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 18 (7.06%) Relational Database
9 14 (5.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 7 (2.75%) Data Mining
11 5 (1.96%) SQL Server 2000
12 4 (1.57%) Big Data
12 4 (1.57%) Oracle Database
12 4 (1.57%) NoSQL
13 3 (1.18%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
14 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Power View
14 2 (0.78%) DataStage
14 2 (0.78%) Pentaho
14 2 (0.78%) Star Schema
14 2 (0.78%) DB2
Development Applications
1 45 (17.65%) Visual Studio
2 27 (10.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (5.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (1.96%) SoapUI
4 5 (1.96%) CruiseControl
4 5 (1.96%) Selenium
5 2 (0.78%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.78%) NUnit
General
1 20 (7.84%) Finance
2 16 (6.27%) Marketing
3 7 (2.75%) Legal
4 6 (2.35%) Retail
5 3 (1.18%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.18%) Games
5 3 (1.18%) French Language
5 3 (1.18%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.39%) Military
Job Titles
1 168 (65.88%) Developer
2 66 (25.88%) C# Developer
2 66 (25.88%) C# .NET Developer
3 47 (18.43%) .NET Developer
4 44 (17.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 40 (15.69%) Software Developer
6 39 (15.29%) Senior Developer
7 27 (10.59%) SQL Developer
8 24 (9.41%) DBA
9 23 (9.02%) ASP.NET Developer
10 21 (8.24%) Senior C# Developer
11 20 (7.84%) SQL DBA
12 19 (7.45%) Analyst
12 19 (7.45%) Support Engineer
13 18 (7.06%) Senior .NET Developer
14 17 (6.67%) Applications Support
15 16 (6.27%) Web Developer
15 16 (6.27%) Senior Software Developer
16 14 (5.49%) Support Technician
17 13 (5.10%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (58.04%) .NET
2 90 (35.29%) ASP.NET
3 89 (34.90%) .NET Framework
4 88 (34.51%) HTML
5 86 (33.73%) CSS
6 85 (33.33%) jQuery
7 55 (21.57%) ASP.NET MVC
8 54 (21.18%) XML
9 50 (19.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 44 (17.25%) Web Services
11 35 (13.73%) Ajax
12 32 (12.55%) XSLT
12 32 (12.55%) XSD
13 25 (9.80%) LINQ
14 24 (9.41%) XHTML
15 23 (9.02%) SOAP
16 21 (8.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 20 (7.84%) AngularJS
17 20 (7.84%) HTML5
17 20 (7.84%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.53%) NHS
3 7 (2.75%) User Experience
4 6 (2.35%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.35%) Credit Risk
5 5 (1.96%) Client/Server
5 5 (1.96%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.57%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.57%) Mathematics
6 4 (1.57%) Social Network
6 4 (1.57%) Replication
7 3 (1.18%) Life Science
8 2 (0.78%) SCADA
8 2 (0.78%) VSAM
8 2 (0.78%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.78%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.78%) Social Media
9 1 (0.39%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.39%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 95 (37.25%) Windows
2 47 (18.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (7.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (4.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (3.14%) Linux
5 8 (3.14%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.18%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.78%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.78%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (0.78%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.78%) Android
8 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.39%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.39%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (21.96%) MVC
2 50 (19.61%) Business Intelligence
3 46 (18.04%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (14.12%) ETL
5 29 (11.37%) Software Engineering
6 22 (8.63%) Scrum
7 18 (7.06%) OO
8 17 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
9 13 (5.10%) Kimball Methodology
10 12 (4.71%) System Testing
10 12 (4.71%) Workflow
11 11 (4.31%) CRM
12 10 (3.92%) ITIL
12 10 (3.92%) Configuration Management
12 10 (3.92%) User Acceptance Testing
12 10 (3.92%) Performance Analysis
13 9 (3.53%) Performance Tuning
14 7 (2.75%) Analytics
14 7 (2.75%) High Availability
14 7 (2.75%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 149 (58.43%) SQL
2 135 (52.94%) C#
3 98 (38.43%) T-SQL
4 89 (34.90%) JavaScript
5 23 (9.02%) VB.NET
6 11 (4.31%) VB
7 10 (3.92%) XPath
8 9 (3.53%) Java
9 8 (3.14%) C++
10 4 (1.57%) VBA
11 3 (1.18%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.78%) JCL
12 2 (0.78%) COBOL
13 1 (0.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 40 (15.69%) Degree
2 25 (9.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (3.14%) Security Cleared
4 7 (2.75%) MCTS
5 6 (2.35%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (1.57%) MCITP
6 4 (1.57%) MCDBA
6 4 (1.57%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.18%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.78%) VCP4
8 2 (0.78%) MCSA
9 1 (0.39%) MCP
9 1 (0.39%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.53%) QA
2 6 (2.35%) SLA
3 4 (1.57%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.39%) HL7
4 1 (0.39%) DICOM
4 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (9.41%) Active Directory
2 18 (7.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.35%) vSphere
4 2 (0.78%) Firmware
5 1 (0.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.39%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.39%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (5.10%) SCCM
2 2 (0.78%) SCOM
2 2 (0.78%) SCOrch
2 2 (0.78%) SCSM
3 1 (0.39%) Nagios
Vendors
1 105 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 21 (8.24%) VMware
3 9 (3.53%) Cisco
4 7 (2.75%) Citrix
5 6 (2.35%) Oracle
5 6 (2.35%) Google
6 5 (1.96%) Facebook
7 4 (1.57%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.57%) Tableau
8 3 (1.18%) Red Gate
9 2 (0.78%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.78%) Veeam
9 2 (0.78%) HP
10 1 (0.39%) Dell
10 1 (0.39%) SAP
10 1 (0.39%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.39%) Telerik
10 1 (0.39%) RedPrairie
10 1 (0.39%) Fortinet
10 1 (0.39%) Nintex
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
TDX Group
Salary: Competitive + pension, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Vertical IT
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
IT MOB
Salary: From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum Pension, Life Assurance, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
UNiDAYS
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £35,000 - £40,000 DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Nottingham
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Derby
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
TDX Group
Salary: Competitive Basic + 25 days AL, Pension, Healthcare & up to 20% bonus
Posted: 27 days ago