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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 74 46 33
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -13
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 111 189 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.13% 5.10% 6.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.34% 14.38% 16.97%
Number of salaries quoted 104 180 180
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
1189 1314 1149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 33.56% 35.47% 37.08%
Number of salaries quoted 987 1153 1043
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +17 50 £42,500 - 2
Leicestershire +11 47 £44,000 +6.66% 3
Derbyshire -26 16 £45,000 +28.57% 5
Northamptonshire -5 13 £42,500 - 2
Lincolnshire -14 1 £41,500 +18.57% 1
SQL Server 2008
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 237 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 156 (65.82%) SQL
3 137 (57.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 132 (55.70%) .NET
5 127 (53.59%) Microsoft
6 125 (52.74%) T-SQL
7 114 (48.10%) C#
8 91 (38.40%) ASP.NET
9 85 (35.86%) JavaScript
10 82 (34.60%) CSS
10 82 (34.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 82 (34.60%) .NET Framework
11 81 (34.18%) SQL Server 2005
12 79 (33.33%) HTML
13 73 (30.80%) jQuery
14 70 (29.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 64 (27.00%) Web Services
16 60 (25.32%) XML
17 59 (24.89%) Windows
18 58 (24.47%) Data Warehouse
19 55 (23.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 54 (22.78%) Ajax
21 49 (20.68%) XSD
21 49 (20.68%) XSLT
22 48 (20.25%) SOAP
23 47 (19.83%) XHTML
23 47 (19.83%) Business Intelligence
24 44 (18.57%) ETL
24 44 (18.57%) MS Excel
25 39 (16.46%) Windows Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 22 (9.28%) SharePoint
2 15 (6.33%) IIS
3 14 (5.91%) SharePoint 2013
4 13 (5.49%) Lync
5 10 (4.22%) MS Exchange
6 8 (3.38%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (2.11%) CMS
8 4 (1.69%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.84%) SAS
9 2 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.84%) DNN
9 2 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.42%) Node.js
Applications
1 44 (18.57%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.06%) MS Office
3 3 (1.27%) PowerPivot
4 2 (0.84%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (3.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.53%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.42%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.42%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.11%) Office 365
3 2 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.42%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.42%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.22%) DNS
2 8 (3.38%) DHCP
3 4 (1.69%) Firewall
4 3 (1.27%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.27%) CTI
4 3 (1.27%) SSL
5 2 (0.84%) LAN
5 2 (0.84%) Wireless
5 2 (0.84%) Intranet
5 2 (0.84%) SAN
6 1 (0.42%) Network Security
6 1 (0.42%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.42%) VPN
6 1 (0.42%) Internet
6 1 (0.42%) HTTP
6 1 (0.42%) WLAN
6 1 (0.42%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 237 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 137 (57.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 82 (34.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 81 (34.18%) SQL Server 2005
5 70 (29.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 58 (24.47%) Data Warehouse
7 55 (23.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 21 (8.86%) Relational Database
9 16 (6.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 10 (4.22%) VLDB
10 10 (4.22%) NoSQL
11 9 (3.80%) Big Data
12 5 (2.11%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 5 (2.11%) OLAP
13 4 (1.69%) MySQL
13 4 (1.69%) DTS
14 3 (1.27%) Microsoft Power View
14 3 (1.27%) Data Mining
14 3 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
15 2 (0.84%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 14 (5.91%) Visual Studio
2 12 (5.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (0.84%) CruiseControl
4 2 (0.84%) Selenium
4 2 (0.84%) SoapUI
4 2 (0.84%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.42%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.42%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.42%) Subversion
5 1 (0.42%) NUnit
General
1 38 (16.03%) Finance
2 11 (4.64%) Marketing
3 10 (4.22%) Retail
4 8 (3.38%) Legal
5 3 (1.27%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.27%) Billing
6 2 (0.84%) Games
7 1 (0.42%) Military
Job Titles
1 150 (63.29%) Developer
2 63 (26.58%) Software Developer
3 47 (19.83%) Senior Developer
4 36 (15.19%) Senior Software Developer
5 26 (10.97%) DBA
6 24 (10.13%) C# Developer
6 24 (10.13%) C# .NET Developer
7 23 (9.70%) Applications Support
8 20 (8.44%) .NET Developer
8 20 (8.44%) SQL Developer
9 19 (8.02%) Analyst
10 18 (7.59%) Support Technician
10 18 (7.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 17 (7.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 17 (7.17%) SQL DBA
12 13 (5.49%) SQL Server Developer
13 10 (4.22%) ASP.NET Developer
14 9 (3.80%) Support Analyst
15 8 (3.38%) Applications Developer
15 8 (3.38%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (55.70%) .NET
2 91 (38.40%) ASP.NET
3 82 (34.60%) CSS
3 82 (34.60%) .NET Framework
4 79 (33.33%) HTML
5 73 (30.80%) jQuery
6 64 (27.00%) Web Services
7 60 (25.32%) XML
8 54 (22.78%) Ajax
9 49 (20.68%) XSD
9 49 (20.68%) XSLT
10 48 (20.25%) SOAP
11 47 (19.83%) XHTML
12 38 (16.03%) Entity Framework
13 35 (14.77%) ASP.NET MVC
14 24 (10.13%) LINQ
15 22 (9.28%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 15 (6.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 12 (5.06%) WinForms
18 10 (4.22%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.59%) Replication
2 11 (4.64%) Client/Server
3 9 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.38%) User Experience
5 7 (2.95%) Data Integration
6 6 (2.53%) Clustering
7 3 (1.27%) Social Media
7 3 (1.27%) NHS
8 2 (0.84%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.84%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.42%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.42%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.42%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.42%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.42%) SCADA
9 1 (0.42%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.42%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 59 (24.89%) Windows
2 39 (16.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (8.02%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (5.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (3.38%) Windows 7
6 7 (2.95%) Linux
7 2 (0.84%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (0.84%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.42%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.42%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.42%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.42%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (19.83%) Business Intelligence
2 44 (18.57%) ETL
3 31 (13.08%) MVC
4 29 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (9.70%) Kimball Methodology
6 14 (5.91%) Performance Tuning
6 14 (5.91%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (4.64%) Configuration Management
7 11 (4.64%) Scrum
8 9 (3.80%) Data Modelling
8 9 (3.80%) CRM
9 8 (3.38%) Analytics
10 7 (2.95%) Time Management
10 7 (2.95%) Software Engineering
10 7 (2.95%) ERP
10 7 (2.95%) Project Management
11 6 (2.53%) Logistics
11 6 (2.53%) Inmon Methodology
11 6 (2.53%) Mentoring
12 5 (2.11%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 156 (65.82%) SQL
2 125 (52.74%) T-SQL
3 114 (48.10%) C#
4 85 (35.86%) JavaScript
5 25 (10.55%) VB.NET
6 6 (2.53%) VB
7 4 (1.69%) Java
8 3 (1.27%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.27%) PHP
8 3 (1.27%) VBA
9 2 (0.84%) Ruby
9 2 (0.84%) XPath
9 2 (0.84%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (0.42%) VB6
10 1 (0.42%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (9.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (4.64%) Degree
3 5 (2.11%) MCTS
3 5 (2.11%) MCITP
4 3 (1.27%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.27%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.84%) MCSA
5 2 (0.84%) MCDBA
6 1 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.42%) MCSE
6 1 (0.42%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.69%) QA
2 3 (1.27%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.27%) TickIT
2 3 (1.27%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (11.81%) Active Directory
2 22 (9.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.53%) vSphere
4 2 (0.84%) Firmware
4 2 (0.84%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.42%) Sendmail
5 1 (0.42%) XenApp
5 1 (0.42%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.42%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 13 (5.49%) SCCM
2 1 (0.42%) Puppet
2 1 (0.42%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.42%) Nagios
2 1 (0.42%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 127 (53.59%) Microsoft
2 24 (10.13%) VMware
3 10 (4.22%) Cisco
4 6 (2.53%) Red Gate
5 4 (1.69%) Oracle
5 4 (1.69%) Citrix
6 3 (1.27%) Tableau
6 3 (1.27%) Google
7 2 (0.84%) SAP
7 2 (0.84%) Cognos
7 2 (0.84%) HP
7 2 (0.84%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.84%) JD Edwards
7 2 (0.84%) WorldPay
7 2 (0.84%) RedPrairie
7 2 (0.84%) Veeam
8 1 (0.42%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.42%) New Relic
8 1 (0.42%) Neverfail
8 1 (0.42%) AppDynamics
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Salary: 38-42k
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Spalding
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Salary: £50000 per annum
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Venturi
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + 10% bonus and benefits
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rebel Recruitment
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £46,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Derbyshire
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Posted: 5 days ago
East Midlands
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Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 9 days ago
Derby
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Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 per year
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Derbyshire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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