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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 97 72 46
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -26
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 75 127 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.38% 3.51% 5.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.87% 10.14% 15.82%
Number of salaries quoted 67 121 210
Median salary £42,500 £43,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
1091 1253 1391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 34.68% 34.63% 36.59%
Number of salaries quoted 862 1043 1226
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands region citing SQL Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +22 22 £40,750 -4.11% 1
Leicestershire -24 17 £39,750 -9.65% 4
Lincolnshire +5 12 £45,000 -1.63% 2
Derbyshire -6 11 £45,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire -39 10 £41,500 -2.35% 2
SQL Server 2008
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 175 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 91 (52.00%) SQL
3 89 (50.86%) Microsoft
4 75 (42.86%) .NET
5 70 (40.00%) C#
6 64 (36.57%) SQL Server 2005
7 61 (34.86%) Windows
8 55 (31.43%) SQL Server 2012
9 53 (30.29%) ASP.NET
10 43 (24.57%) Active Directory
11 41 (23.43%) Firewall
12 40 (22.86%) HTML
12 40 (22.86%) JavaScript
13 38 (21.71%) IIS
14 37 (21.14%) Degree
15 36 (20.57%) MVC
15 36 (20.57%) Windows 7
16 35 (20.00%) CSS
16 35 (20.00%) MS Excel
17 34 (19.43%) jQuery
18 33 (18.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 32 (18.29%) Business Intelligence
20 31 (17.71%) .NET Framework
21 29 (16.57%) Smartcard
22 27 (15.43%) Data Warehouse
22 27 (15.43%) Windows Server
23 26 (14.86%) ASP.NET MVC
23 26 (14.86%) T-SQL
24 24 (13.71%) Agile Software Development
24 24 (13.71%) ETL

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 38 (21.71%) IIS
2 9 (5.14%) MS Exchange
3 8 (4.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (2.86%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.29%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (1.71%) CMS
6 3 (1.71%) Node.js
7 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.57%) JBoss
7 1 (0.57%) SAS
7 1 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 35 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (2.86%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.86%) Office 365
2 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (23.43%) Firewall
2 18 (10.29%) TCP/IP
3 12 (6.86%) LDAP
3 12 (6.86%) SAN
4 6 (3.43%) LAN
4 6 (3.43%) VoIP
4 6 (3.43%) WAN
4 6 (3.43%) Wireless
5 5 (2.86%) Skype
6 4 (2.29%) DHCP
6 4 (2.29%) DNS
7 2 (1.14%) MPLS
7 2 (1.14%) SSL
8 1 (0.57%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (0.57%) FTP
8 1 (0.57%) HTTP
8 1 (0.57%) Internet
8 1 (0.57%) VPN
8 1 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 64 (36.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 55 (31.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 33 (18.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 27 (15.43%) Data Warehouse
6 23 (13.14%) SQL Server 2014
7 21 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (8.57%) Data Mining
9 11 (6.29%) Relational Database
10 7 (4.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 4 (2.29%) Big Data
11 4 (2.29%) MySQL
11 4 (2.29%) Oracle Database
11 4 (2.29%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (2.29%) RDBMS
11 4 (2.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (1.71%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (1.71%) PowerPivot
13 2 (1.14%) MS Access
13 2 (1.14%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 19 (10.86%) Visual Studio
2 18 (10.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (5.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.57%) MorphX
4 1 (0.57%) Subversion
General
1 6 (3.43%) Banking
1 6 (3.43%) Finance
2 5 (2.86%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.29%) Back Office
3 4 (2.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.57%) Advertising
4 1 (0.57%) Electronics
4 1 (0.57%) Law
4 1 (0.57%) Legal
4 1 (0.57%) Marketing
4 1 (0.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 86 (49.14%) Developer
2 47 (26.86%) C# Developer
3 46 (26.29%) .NET Developer
4 40 (22.86%) C# .NET Developer
5 31 (17.71%) SQL Developer
6 29 (16.57%) Support Engineer
7 25 (14.29%) SQL Server Developer
8 23 (13.14%) Senior Developer
9 22 (12.57%) Analyst
9 22 (12.57%) ASP.NET Developer
9 22 (12.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 17 (9.71%) Active Directory Engineer
10 17 (9.71%) Active Directory Support
10 17 (9.71%) Active Directory Support Engineer
10 17 (9.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 16 (9.14%) Senior .NET Developer
12 15 (8.57%) SSIS Developer
13 14 (8.00%) SQL BI Developer
13 14 (8.00%) SQL Server BI Developer
14 13 (7.43%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (42.86%) .NET
2 53 (30.29%) ASP.NET
3 40 (22.86%) HTML
4 35 (20.00%) CSS
5 34 (19.43%) jQuery
6 31 (17.71%) .NET Framework
7 26 (14.86%) ASP.NET MVC
8 21 (12.00%) Web Services
8 21 (12.00%) XML
9 13 (7.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 13 (7.43%) WCF
9 13 (7.43%) XHTML
10 12 (6.86%) Middleware
11 11 (6.29%) Ajax
11 11 (6.29%) ASP.NET Web API
12 9 (5.14%) XSLT
13 8 (4.57%) CSS3
13 8 (4.57%) Entity Framework
14 6 (3.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 6 (3.43%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (16.57%) Smartcard
2 15 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (8.00%) Data Integration
3 14 (8.00%) Statistics
4 12 (6.86%) Mobile App
4 12 (6.86%) PKI
5 7 (4.00%) iPad
5 7 (4.00%) N-Tier
6 6 (3.43%) HP Storage
7 5 (2.86%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.86%) Replication
7 5 (2.86%) User Experience
8 4 (2.29%) Driving Licence
8 4 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.71%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.71%) Clustering
9 3 (1.71%) Life Science
10 2 (1.14%) Data Centre
10 2 (1.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 2 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 61 (34.86%) Windows
2 36 (20.57%) Windows 7
3 27 (15.43%) Windows Server
4 21 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (10.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (5.14%) Linux
7 5 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.57%) OS/390
8 1 (0.57%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.57%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.57%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (20.57%) MVC
2 32 (18.29%) Business Intelligence
3 24 (13.71%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (13.71%) ETL
4 22 (12.57%) Mentoring
5 18 (10.29%) Web Development
6 17 (9.71%) Software Deployment
7 16 (9.14%) Case Management
7 16 (9.14%) Unit Testing
8 15 (8.57%) OO
9 14 (8.00%) Process Improvement
10 13 (7.43%) Data Modelling
10 13 (7.43%) Scrum
11 12 (6.86%) Capacity Planning
11 12 (6.86%) Cybersecurity
12 11 (6.29%) OOP
13 9 (5.14%) High Availability
13 9 (5.14%) SDLC
14 8 (4.57%) Disaster Recovery
14 8 (4.57%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 91 (52.00%) SQL
2 70 (40.00%) C#
3 40 (22.86%) JavaScript
4 26 (14.86%) T-SQL
5 13 (7.43%) R
6 7 (4.00%) VB
7 6 (3.43%) Java
8 4 (2.29%) VB.NET
8 4 (2.29%) VBA
8 4 (2.29%) VBScript
9 2 (1.14%) C++
9 2 (1.14%) Perl
9 2 (1.14%) PHP
9 2 (1.14%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.14%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.57%) Bourne shell
10 1 (0.57%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (0.57%) X++
10 1 (0.57%) XAML
Qualifications
1 37 (21.14%) Degree
2 5 (2.86%) SC Cleared
2 5 (2.86%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.57%) MCITP
4 1 (0.57%) MCSA
4 1 (0.57%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.29%) Data Quality
1 4 (2.29%) QA
System Software
1 43 (24.57%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.57%) Hyper-V
3 6 (3.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.71%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.14%) Firmware
5 2 (1.14%) XenApp
6 1 (0.57%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.57%) pfSense
6 1 (0.57%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (2.29%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (1.14%) Nagios
3 1 (0.57%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.57%) SCOM
3 1 (0.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 89 (50.86%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.86%) Salesforce.com
3 9 (5.14%) Cisco
4 7 (4.00%) HP
4 7 (4.00%) Oracle
4 7 (4.00%) VMware
5 6 (3.43%) Telerik
6 5 (2.86%) hybris
6 5 (2.86%) SAP
6 5 (2.86%) Symantec
7 4 (2.29%) arcserve
7 4 (2.29%) CA
8 2 (1.14%) Cognos
8 2 (1.14%) Neverfail
8 2 (1.14%) Veeam
9 1 (0.57%) Citrix
9 1 (0.57%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.57%) IBM
9 1 (0.57%) NetApp
9 1 (0.57%) Tableau
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