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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 77 55 37
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -18
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 113 171 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.04% 4.48% 6.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.03% 13.81% 16.60%
Number of salaries quoted 105 163 182
Average salary £43,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.25% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
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
1251 1238 1187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 33.69% 32.43% 37.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1062 1105 1073
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +14 50 £43,000 +1.17% 5
Leicestershire +3 42 £43,000 +7.50% 3
Northamptonshire -8 19 £42,500 +21.42%
Derbyshire -35 13 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Lincolnshire -10 3 £53,750 +60.44% 2
SQL Server 2008
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 241 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 155 (64.32%) SQL
3 136 (56.43%) .NET
4 133 (55.19%) Microsoft
5 128 (53.11%) SQL Server 2012
6 124 (51.45%) C#
7 120 (49.79%) T-SQL
8 92 (38.17%) ASP.NET
9 89 (36.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 83 (34.44%) SQL Server 2005
10 83 (34.44%) JavaScript
11 80 (33.20%) CSS
12 79 (32.78%) .NET Framework
13 75 (31.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 73 (30.29%) HTML
15 66 (27.39%) jQuery
16 63 (26.14%) XML
17 59 (24.48%) Web Services
17 59 (24.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 58 (24.07%) Data Warehouse
19 54 (22.41%) Windows
20 50 (20.75%) Ajax
21 48 (19.92%) MS Excel
22 47 (19.50%) XHTML
23 46 (19.09%) SOAP
23 46 (19.09%) XSD
23 46 (19.09%) XSLT
24 42 (17.43%) Business Intelligence
25 41 (17.01%) Windows Server 2008
26 40 (16.60%) ETL

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 28 (11.62%) SharePoint
2 16 (6.64%) SharePoint 2013
3 15 (6.22%) IIS
4 12 (4.98%) MS Exchange
4 12 (4.98%) Lync
5 10 (4.15%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (3.73%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (2.07%) SharePoint Server
7 5 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.83%) SAS
9 1 (0.41%) CMS
9 1 (0.41%) DNN
Applications
1 48 (19.92%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.98%) MS Office
3 3 (1.24%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (3.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.49%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.41%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.07%) Office 365
3 2 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.41%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.41%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.73%) DNS
2 7 (2.90%) DHCP
3 4 (1.66%) LAN
3 4 (1.66%) Firewall
3 4 (1.66%) Wireless
4 3 (1.24%) SAN
4 3 (1.24%) CTI
4 3 (1.24%) WAN
4 3 (1.24%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.41%) VPN
5 1 (0.41%) SSL
5 1 (0.41%) WLAN
5 1 (0.41%) HTTP
5 1 (0.41%) Internet
5 1 (0.41%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.41%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 241 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 128 (53.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 89 (36.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 83 (34.44%) SQL Server 2005
5 75 (31.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 59 (24.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 58 (24.07%) Data Warehouse
8 20 (8.30%) Relational Database
9 16 (6.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 13 (5.39%) NoSQL
11 10 (4.15%) VLDB
12 9 (3.73%) Big Data
13 5 (2.07%) MySQL
13 5 (2.07%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 5 (2.07%) OLAP
14 4 (1.66%) DTS
15 3 (1.24%) Crystal Reports
15 3 (1.24%) Microsoft Power View
15 3 (1.24%) MongoDB
16 2 (0.83%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 13 (5.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (2.90%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.24%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.83%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (0.83%) Subversion
4 2 (0.83%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.41%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.41%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.41%) Selenium
5 1 (0.41%) CruiseControl
General
1 39 (16.18%) Finance
2 13 (5.39%) Retail
3 10 (4.15%) Marketing
4 9 (3.73%) Legal
5 4 (1.66%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.24%) Billing
7 2 (0.83%) Games
Job Titles
1 156 (64.73%) Developer
2 65 (26.97%) Software Developer
3 47 (19.50%) Senior Developer
4 38 (15.77%) Senior Software Developer
5 27 (11.20%) DBA
5 27 (11.20%) .NET Developer
6 21 (8.71%) C# Developer
7 20 (8.30%) SQL Developer
8 19 (7.88%) Applications Support
8 19 (7.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 19 (7.88%) C# .NET Developer
9 17 (7.05%) Support Technician
9 17 (7.05%) SQL DBA
10 16 (6.64%) Analyst
11 14 (5.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 13 (5.39%) SQL Server Developer
13 9 (3.73%) ASP.NET Developer
13 9 (3.73%) Support Analyst
13 9 (3.73%) SQL Server DBA
14 8 (3.32%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (56.43%) .NET
2 92 (38.17%) ASP.NET
3 80 (33.20%) CSS
4 79 (32.78%) .NET Framework
5 73 (30.29%) HTML
6 66 (27.39%) jQuery
7 63 (26.14%) XML
8 59 (24.48%) Web Services
9 50 (20.75%) Ajax
10 47 (19.50%) XHTML
11 46 (19.09%) XSD
11 46 (19.09%) XSLT
11 46 (19.09%) SOAP
12 26 (10.79%) Entity Framework
13 25 (10.37%) ASP.NET MVC
14 17 (7.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 15 (6.22%) ASP.NET Web API
15 15 (6.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 14 (5.81%) WinForms
17 13 (5.39%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.47%) Replication
2 11 (4.56%) Client/Server
3 7 (2.90%) Clustering
3 7 (2.90%) Data Integration
3 7 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.49%) User Experience
5 5 (2.07%) iPhone
6 4 (1.66%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.83%) Telematics
7 2 (0.83%) Social Media
7 2 (0.83%) NHS
7 2 (0.83%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.83%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.41%) AS400
8 1 (0.41%) Statistics
8 1 (0.41%) SCADA
8 1 (0.41%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.41%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.41%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.41%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 54 (22.41%) Windows
2 41 (17.01%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (8.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (6.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (3.32%) Windows 7
6 7 (2.90%) Linux
7 2 (0.83%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (0.83%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.41%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.41%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.41%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (17.43%) Business Intelligence
2 40 (16.60%) ETL
3 35 (14.52%) MVC
4 33 (13.69%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (12.03%) Kimball Methodology
6 15 (6.22%) Scrum
7 14 (5.81%) SDLC
8 13 (5.39%) Performance Tuning
9 11 (4.56%) Disaster Recovery
10 10 (4.15%) Project Management
11 9 (3.73%) CRM
11 9 (3.73%) E-Commerce
11 9 (3.73%) Web Development
11 9 (3.73%) Inmon Methodology
12 8 (3.32%) Analytics
12 8 (3.32%) ERP
12 8 (3.32%) Data Modelling
12 8 (3.32%) Configuration Management
13 7 (2.90%) Software Engineering
13 7 (2.90%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 155 (64.32%) SQL
2 124 (51.45%) C#
3 120 (49.79%) T-SQL
4 83 (34.44%) JavaScript
5 27 (11.20%) VB.NET
6 7 (2.90%) VB
7 6 (2.49%) Java
8 5 (2.07%) PHP
9 3 (1.24%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.83%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 2 (0.83%) Ruby
10 2 (0.83%) VBA
11 1 (0.41%) VB6
11 1 (0.41%) VBScript
11 1 (0.41%) XPath
Qualifications
1 20 (8.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (2.90%) Degree
3 3 (1.24%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.24%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.24%) MCTS
3 3 (1.24%) MCITP
4 2 (0.83%) MCSA
5 1 (0.41%) MCP
5 1 (0.41%) MCSE
5 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.24%) ISO 9001
1 3 (1.24%) SLA
1 3 (1.24%) TickIT
1 3 (1.24%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 31 (12.86%) Active Directory
2 21 (8.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.49%) vSphere
4 4 (1.66%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.24%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (1.24%) XenApp
6 1 (0.41%) Sendmail
6 1 (0.41%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 12 (4.98%) SCCM
2 1 (0.41%) SCOM
2 1 (0.41%) Puppet
2 1 (0.41%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.41%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 133 (55.19%) Microsoft
2 24 (9.96%) VMware
3 12 (4.98%) Cisco
4 6 (2.49%) Red Gate
5 5 (2.07%) Oracle
6 4 (1.66%) HP
7 3 (1.24%) Citrix
8 2 (0.83%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.83%) JD Edwards
8 2 (0.83%) Tableau
8 2 (0.83%) SAP
8 2 (0.83%) Cognos
8 2 (0.83%) Telerik
8 2 (0.83%) RedPrairie
9 1 (0.41%) Fortinet
9 1 (0.41%) Siebel
9 1 (0.41%) Dell
9 1 (0.41%) IBM
9 1 (0.41%) New Relic
9 1 (0.41%) AppDynamics
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