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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 72 43 29
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -14
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 119 182 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.27% 5.61% 7.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.06% 15.46% 19.56%
Number of salaries quoted 110 175 227
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 £31,200 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
1183 1177 1237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 32.48% 36.25% 36.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1036 1068 1065
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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
(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
Derbyshire -5 31 £40,000 +17.38% 1
Nottinghamshire -28 31 £42,500 +21.42% 3
Northamptonshire -15 28 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Leicestershire -24 25 £41,250 +8.55% 4
Lincolnshire - 4 £30,000 -
SQL Server 2008
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 305 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 212 (69.51%) .NET
3 210 (68.85%) C#
4 170 (55.74%) SQL
5 152 (49.84%) SQL Server 2012
6 135 (44.26%) ASP.NET
7 133 (43.61%) Microsoft
8 130 (42.62%) HTML
9 123 (40.33%) JavaScript
10 120 (39.34%) jQuery
11 111 (36.39%) CSS
12 105 (34.43%) T-SQL
13 102 (33.44%) Windows
13 102 (33.44%) .NET Framework
14 100 (32.79%) SQL Server 2005
15 96 (31.48%) MVC
16 94 (30.82%) Web Services
16 94 (30.82%) XML
17 85 (27.87%) Visual Studio
18 69 (22.62%) ASP.NET MVC
19 64 (20.98%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 62 (20.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 58 (19.02%) HTML5
21 58 (19.02%) LINQ
22 56 (18.36%) WCF
22 56 (18.36%) Ajax
23 52 (17.05%) XSLT
24 50 (16.39%) MS Excel
25 46 (15.08%) XSD
26 45 (14.75%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 23 (7.54%) SharePoint
2 19 (6.23%) IIS
3 18 (5.90%) CMS
4 14 (4.59%) MS Exchange
5 12 (3.93%) SharePoint Server
6 9 (2.95%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (2.95%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (2.30%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (1.31%) DNN
9 4 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (0.98%) SAS
11 1 (0.33%) JRun
11 1 (0.33%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 50 (16.39%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.97%) InfoPath
3 4 (1.31%) MS Office
4 2 (0.66%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (2.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.66%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.33%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.28%) SAN
2 9 (2.95%) Firewall
3 8 (2.62%) Internet
3 8 (2.62%) TCP/IP
4 7 (2.30%) DNS
4 7 (2.30%) Intranet
5 5 (1.64%) NetScaler
6 3 (0.98%) LAN
7 2 (0.66%) WAN
8 1 (0.33%) DHCP
8 1 (0.33%) VoIP
8 1 (0.33%) DSL
8 1 (0.33%) VPN
8 1 (0.33%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 305 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 152 (49.84%) SQL Server 2012
3 100 (32.79%) SQL Server 2005
4 62 (20.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 40 (13.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 29 (9.51%) Data Warehouse
7 28 (9.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 22 (7.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 15 (4.92%) Crystal Reports
9 15 (4.92%) Relational Database
10 10 (3.28%) OLAP
11 9 (2.95%) Star Schema
11 9 (2.95%) Oracle Database
12 8 (2.62%) Oracle BI EE
12 8 (2.62%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 8 (2.62%) Data Mart
12 8 (2.62%) Snowflake Schema
12 8 (2.62%) Oracle Reports
13 7 (2.30%) ActiveReports
14 6 (1.97%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 85 (27.87%) Visual Studio
2 31 (10.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (4.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 12 (3.93%) Rhino Mocks
5 8 (2.62%) Git (software)
6 7 (2.30%) Selenium
7 6 (1.97%) Subversion
8 5 (1.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 5 (1.64%) CruiseControl
9 4 (1.31%) SoapUI
10 3 (0.98%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.33%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.33%) MSBuild
General
1 19 (6.23%) Finance
2 9 (2.95%) Aerospace
2 9 (2.95%) Manufacturing
3 6 (1.97%) Marketing
3 6 (1.97%) Retail
4 4 (1.31%) Music Industry
5 1 (0.33%) Back Office
5 1 (0.33%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 239 (78.36%) Developer
2 107 (35.08%) .NET Developer
3 102 (33.44%) C# Developer
4 93 (30.49%) C# .NET Developer
5 68 (22.30%) Senior Developer
6 44 (14.43%) Web Developer
7 38 (12.46%) SQL Developer
8 34 (11.15%) Senior .NET Developer
9 33 (10.82%) Software Developer
10 32 (10.49%) Senior C# Developer
11 31 (10.16%) ASP.NET Developer
12 27 (8.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 22 (7.21%) C# Web Developer
14 19 (6.23%) DBA
15 18 (5.90%) SQL DBA
16 17 (5.57%) .NET Web Developer
17 16 (5.25%) Senior Web Developer
17 16 (5.25%) Analyst
18 14 (4.59%) Junior
19 13 (4.26%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 212 (69.51%) .NET
2 135 (44.26%) ASP.NET
3 130 (42.62%) HTML
4 120 (39.34%) jQuery
5 111 (36.39%) CSS
6 102 (33.44%) .NET Framework
7 94 (30.82%) Web Services
7 94 (30.82%) XML
8 69 (22.62%) ASP.NET MVC
9 64 (20.98%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 58 (19.02%) HTML5
10 58 (19.02%) LINQ
11 56 (18.36%) WCF
11 56 (18.36%) Ajax
12 52 (17.05%) XSLT
13 46 (15.08%) XSD
14 44 (14.43%) WPF
15 41 (13.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 39 (12.79%) CSS3
17 36 (11.80%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.21%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (4.92%) Clustering
3 14 (4.59%) Client/Server
4 12 (3.93%) Mobile App
5 11 (3.61%) Social Network
6 10 (3.28%) Replication
7 9 (2.95%) Computer Science
8 8 (2.62%) Data Integration
9 6 (1.97%) Smartcard
10 5 (1.64%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.98%) NHS
11 3 (0.98%) Credit Risk
11 3 (0.98%) SCADA
11 3 (0.98%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.66%) Inversion of Control
12 2 (0.66%) Life Science
12 2 (0.66%) Fat Client
12 2 (0.66%) E-Learning
12 2 (0.66%) Thin Client
13 1 (0.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 102 (33.44%) Windows
2 34 (11.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (7.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (6.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (3.93%) Linux
6 8 (2.62%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.66%) AIX
8 1 (0.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (31.48%) MVC
2 45 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (13.44%) Business Intelligence
4 33 (10.82%) OO
5 30 (9.84%) Workflow
6 27 (8.85%) Performance Tuning
7 25 (8.20%) Performance Analysis
7 25 (8.20%) System Testing
8 22 (7.21%) ETL
8 22 (7.21%) Software Engineering
9 18 (5.90%) TDD
10 15 (4.92%) OOP
11 14 (4.59%) Dimensional Modelling
11 14 (4.59%) Data Analysis
11 14 (4.59%) CRM
12 13 (4.26%) Data Modelling
12 13 (4.26%) E-Commerce
12 13 (4.26%) Scrum
12 13 (4.26%) Waterfall
13 12 (3.93%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 210 (68.85%) C#
2 170 (55.74%) SQL
3 123 (40.33%) JavaScript
4 105 (34.43%) T-SQL
5 36 (11.80%) VB.NET
6 25 (8.20%) XPath
7 16 (5.25%) VB
8 11 (3.61%) VBA
9 9 (2.95%) PowerShell
10 8 (2.62%) PL/SQL
11 6 (1.97%) VBScript
11 6 (1.97%) C++
12 2 (0.66%) Java
13 1 (0.33%) Delphi
13 1 (0.33%) PHP
13 1 (0.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 34 (11.15%) Degree
2 20 (6.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (2.30%) MCSE
3 7 (2.30%) MCITP
4 6 (1.97%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 6 (1.97%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.97%) MCSM
4 6 (1.97%) MCTS
5 3 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (0.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (0.98%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.66%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.66%) CCNA
6 2 (0.66%) CCA
6 2 (0.66%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.33%) ISEB
7 1 (0.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.30%) QA
2 5 (1.64%) SLA
2 5 (1.64%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (6.56%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.62%) XenApp
3 7 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.30%) vSphere
4 2 (0.66%) XenDesktop
4 2 (0.66%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.66%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (2.95%) SCCM
2 8 (2.62%) SCOM
3 2 (0.66%) SCOrch
3 2 (0.66%) SCSM
4 1 (0.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 133 (43.61%) Microsoft
2 15 (4.92%) Facebook
3 12 (3.93%) VMware
4 11 (3.61%) Infragistics
5 10 (3.28%) Oracle
6 9 (2.95%) Citrix
7 7 (2.30%) HP
8 6 (1.97%) Dell
9 5 (1.64%) Altiris
10 4 (1.31%) Tableau
10 4 (1.31%) NetApp
11 2 (0.66%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.66%) Cisco
11 2 (0.66%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.66%) Business Objects
12 1 (0.33%) JBoss
12 1 (0.33%) Symantec
12 1 (0.33%) CheckPoint
12 1 (0.33%) MicroStrategy
12 1 (0.33%) IBM
Leicester, Leicestershire
Cobham - AMS
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Daventry, Northamptonshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + Good benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Vocative Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + Comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Northamptonshire
Cognita Schools
Salary: £22,440 per annum Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicestershire
NES Global Talent
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
TDX Group
Salary: Competitive basic, plus up to 20% bonus, pension and private healthcar
Posted: 11 days ago
Northamptonshire
DP Connect
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Leicestershire
Cobham
Posted: 14 days ago
Lutterworth
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago