The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 39 26 30
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 240 233 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 6.06% 7.56% 6.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.18% 19.88% 18.22%
Number of salaries quoted 223 212 214
Average salary £40,000 £35,425 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.91% +1.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £24,850
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £43,950
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1483 1172 1224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 37.42% 38.01% 34.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1288 1059 1149
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SQL Server 2008
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire +5 94 £38,750 +10.71% 4
Leicestershire +9 71 £39,500 +5.33% 6
Nottinghamshire -35 49 £37,500 - 3
Northamptonshire -30 18 £45,000 +28.57% 4
Lincolnshire +6 7 £35,000 -
SQL Server 2008
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 510 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 385 (75.49%) .NET
3 360 (70.59%) C#
4 295 (57.84%) SQL
5 241 (47.25%) SQL Server 2012
6 239 (46.86%) SQL Server 2005
7 236 (46.27%) Microsoft
8 234 (45.88%) ASP.NET
9 222 (43.53%) HTML
10 213 (41.76%) CSS
11 207 (40.59%) Web Services
12 198 (38.82%) JavaScript
13 185 (36.27%) .NET Framework
14 183 (35.88%) XML
15 179 (35.10%) jQuery
16 178 (34.90%) MVC
17 166 (32.55%) T-SQL
18 159 (31.18%) Windows
19 158 (30.98%) Ajax
20 145 (28.43%) ASP.NET MVC
21 134 (26.27%) XSLT
22 116 (22.75%) Visual Studio
23 98 (19.22%) SOAP
24 95 (18.63%) LINQ
25 94 (18.43%) Windows Server 2008
26 93 (18.24%) XSD
27 89 (17.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
28 83 (16.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
29 80 (15.69%) Windows Server 2003
29 80 (15.69%) SQL Server Integration Services

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 48 (9.41%) IIS
2 39 (7.65%) MS Exchange
3 27 (5.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 26 (5.10%) Exchange Server 2007
5 23 (4.51%) SharePoint
6 17 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 16 (3.14%) CMS
8 9 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2003
9 7 (1.37%) DNN
9 7 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
9 7 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (0.98%) SharePoint Server
10 5 (0.98%) Lync
11 4 (0.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 3 (0.59%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.59%) JRun
13 2 (0.39%) Sitefinity
13 2 (0.39%) Kentico
13 2 (0.39%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.39%) Umbraco
Applications
1 56 (10.98%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.98%) MS Office
3 2 (0.39%) PowerPivot
3 2 (0.39%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.39%) MS Project
4 1 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.20%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.59%) Office 365
2 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 41 (8.04%) SAN
2 35 (6.86%) Firewall
3 30 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 27 (5.29%) DNS
5 15 (2.94%) NetScaler
6 14 (2.75%) Internet
7 13 (2.55%) Wireless
8 12 (2.35%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (1.76%) VPN
9 9 (1.76%) WAN
9 9 (1.76%) DHCP
10 6 (1.18%) LAN
11 4 (0.78%) NAS
12 3 (0.59%) HTTP
12 3 (0.59%) Intranet
12 3 (0.59%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (0.39%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 2 (0.39%) FWSM
13 2 (0.39%) Network Security
13 2 (0.39%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 510 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 241 (47.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 239 (46.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 83 (16.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 80 (15.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 51 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 38 (7.45%) Data Warehouse
8 24 (4.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 17 (3.33%) OLAP
10 15 (2.94%) Relational Database
11 11 (2.16%) SQL Server 2000
12 7 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
13 6 (1.18%) ActiveReports
13 6 (1.18%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
13 6 (1.18%) DTS
13 6 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
14 5 (0.98%) MySQL
14 5 (0.98%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 4 (0.78%) OLTP
15 4 (0.78%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 116 (22.75%) Visual Studio
2 23 (4.51%) Rhino Mocks
3 20 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (3.33%) Xcode
5 15 (2.94%) Eclipse
5 15 (2.94%) PhoneGap
6 14 (2.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 5 (0.98%) Git (software)
8 4 (0.78%) Moq
8 4 (0.78%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (0.59%) CruiseControl
9 3 (0.59%) Selenium
9 3 (0.59%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.20%) Subversion
10 1 (0.20%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.20%) Jenkins
General
1 40 (7.84%) Retail
2 16 (3.14%) Manufacturing
3 10 (1.96%) Finance
4 5 (0.98%) Legal
5 4 (0.78%) Marketing
5 4 (0.78%) Advertising
6 2 (0.39%) Music Industry
7 1 (0.20%) Games
7 1 (0.20%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 347 (68.04%) Developer
2 121 (23.73%) C# Developer
3 119 (23.33%) .NET Developer
4 101 (19.80%) Senior Developer
5 88 (17.25%) C# .NET Developer
6 76 (14.90%) Software Developer
7 61 (11.96%) Web Developer
8 58 (11.37%) Senior .NET Developer
9 38 (7.45%) Senior C# Developer
10 36 (7.06%) Programmer
11 28 (5.49%) C# Web Developer
12 26 (5.10%) Junior
12 26 (5.10%) Software Engineer
12 26 (5.10%) SQL Developer
13 25 (4.90%) ASP.NET Developer
14 24 (4.71%) Analyst
14 24 (4.71%) C# Programmer
14 24 (4.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 23 (4.51%) DBA
15 23 (4.51%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 385 (75.49%) .NET
2 234 (45.88%) ASP.NET
3 222 (43.53%) HTML
4 213 (41.76%) CSS
5 207 (40.59%) Web Services
6 185 (36.27%) .NET Framework
7 183 (35.88%) XML
8 179 (35.10%) jQuery
9 158 (30.98%) Ajax
10 145 (28.43%) ASP.NET MVC
11 134 (26.27%) XSLT
12 98 (19.22%) SOAP
13 95 (18.63%) LINQ
14 93 (18.24%) XSD
15 89 (17.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 78 (15.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 77 (15.10%) HTML5
18 73 (14.31%) XHTML
19 68 (13.33%) WPF
20 66 (12.94%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (3.92%) Clustering
2 19 (3.73%) Computer Science
3 16 (3.14%) Client/Server
4 14 (2.75%) Mobile App
5 11 (2.16%) Replication
6 10 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (1.76%) Smartcard
7 9 (1.76%) N-Tier
8 7 (1.37%) Blackberry
9 6 (1.18%) Biometrics
10 5 (0.98%) EPoS
11 4 (0.78%) Inversion of Control
11 4 (0.78%) Graphic Design
11 4 (0.78%) SCADA
11 4 (0.78%) Data Integration
12 3 (0.59%) Management Information System
13 2 (0.39%) Social Network
13 2 (0.39%) Statistics
13 2 (0.39%) E-Learning
13 2 (0.39%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 159 (31.18%) Windows
2 94 (18.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 80 (15.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 30 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 29 (5.69%) Linux
6 20 (3.92%) Windows 7
7 18 (3.53%) Android
7 18 (3.53%) Apple iOS
8 7 (1.37%) Windows XP
9 4 (0.78%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.59%) UNIX
11 1 (0.20%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.20%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (34.90%) MVC
2 66 (12.94%) OO
3 60 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (10.98%) TDD
5 54 (10.59%) Software Engineering
5 54 (10.59%) Business Intelligence
6 44 (8.63%) Web Development
7 41 (8.04%) OOP
7 41 (8.04%) Web Design
8 38 (7.45%) Scrum
9 34 (6.67%) E-Commerce
9 34 (6.67%) Workflow
10 32 (6.27%) OOD
11 29 (5.69%) Performance Analysis
12 27 (5.29%) System Testing
13 26 (5.10%) Unit Testing
14 25 (4.90%) BDD
14 25 (4.90%) Disaster Recovery
15 23 (4.51%) OOA/OOD
16 22 (4.31%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 360 (70.59%) C#
2 295 (57.84%) SQL
3 198 (38.82%) JavaScript
4 166 (32.55%) T-SQL
5 38 (7.45%) VB.NET
6 27 (5.29%) XPath
7 24 (4.71%) PowerShell
8 22 (4.31%) VB
9 21 (4.12%) Objective-C
10 16 (3.14%) Java
11 12 (2.35%) VBA
11 12 (2.35%) VBScript
12 8 (1.57%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.59%) C
13 3 (0.59%) PHP
14 2 (0.39%) VB6
14 2 (0.39%) C++
15 1 (0.20%) VC++
15 1 (0.20%) COBOL
15 1 (0.20%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 72 (14.12%) Degree
2 25 (4.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (3.33%) MCTS
4 12 (2.35%) MCITP
5 10 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (1.76%) CCNA
6 9 (1.76%) MCP
6 9 (1.76%) CEH
6 9 (1.76%) GCIA
6 9 (1.76%) GSEC
6 9 (1.76%) GCFW
6 9 (1.76%) GCWN
6 9 (1.76%) GWAPT
6 9 (1.76%) GPEN
7 8 (1.57%) MCPD
8 7 (1.37%) Security Cleared
9 6 (1.18%) MCSE
9 6 (1.18%) MCSA
10 5 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.90%) QA
2 11 (2.16%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.39%) SLA
System Software
1 61 (11.96%) Active Directory
2 30 (5.88%) XenApp
3 28 (5.49%) vSphere
4 18 (3.53%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.78%) UAG
5 4 (0.78%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.78%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (0.59%) XenServer
7 2 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.39%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.20%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 21 (4.12%) SCCM
2 12 (2.35%) SCOM
3 3 (0.59%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.39%) WSUS
4 2 (0.39%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.39%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.39%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 236 (46.27%) Microsoft
2 40 (7.84%) VMware
3 35 (6.86%) HP
3 35 (6.86%) Citrix
4 22 (4.31%) Dell
5 18 (3.53%) Cisco
6 16 (3.14%) Oracle
7 12 (2.35%) Red Gate
8 11 (2.16%) NetApp
8 11 (2.16%) IBM
9 9 (1.76%) Business Objects
9 9 (1.76%) SolarWinds
9 9 (1.76%) Fortinet
10 6 (1.18%) Altiris
11 5 (0.98%) Symantec
12 4 (0.78%) Tableau
12 4 (0.78%) Infragistics
12 4 (0.78%) Juniper
12 4 (0.78%) Cognos
13 3 (0.59%) JBoss
Derby, Derbyshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 30-40k
Posted: 23 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
IT Ventures
Salary: Good Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £24k - 28k per year + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: upto 30,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Venn Group
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £39,000 per annum basic + on-call + bonus + shares + pension ++
Posted: 6 days ago
Northamptonshire
Venn Group - UK
Salary: 30000-40000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chesterfield
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Chesterfield
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Leicester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Markfield, Leicestershire
Macintosh UK
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago