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

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 61 32 23
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -9
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 136 277 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.83% 7.70% 8.74%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.18% 19.40% 22.47%
Number of salaries quoted 112 257 259
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
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
1216 1428 1215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 34.21% 39.69% 38.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1057 1230 1107
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 17 December 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 17 December 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
Nottinghamshire -3 75 £35,500 -5.33% 10
Leicestershire -28 27 £41,250 +7.84% 3
Northamptonshire -7 20 £45,000 +44.00%
Derbyshire -18 13 £37,500 -6.25% 3
SQL Server 2008
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 December 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.

1 251 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 165 (65.74%) .NET
3 158 (62.95%) C#
4 144 (57.37%) SQL
5 125 (49.80%) SQL Server 2012
6 106 (42.23%) ASP.NET
6 106 (42.23%) Windows
7 105 (41.83%) Microsoft
8 98 (39.04%) HTML
8 98 (39.04%) JavaScript
9 93 (37.05%) .NET Framework
10 89 (35.46%) jQuery
11 88 (35.06%) CSS
12 73 (29.08%) T-SQL
13 71 (28.29%) XML
14 68 (27.09%) MVC
14 68 (27.09%) SQL Server 2005
15 67 (26.69%) Visual Studio
16 57 (22.71%) Web Services
17 55 (21.91%) ASP.NET MVC
18 52 (20.72%) MS Excel
18 52 (20.72%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 51 (20.32%) Agile Software Development
19 51 (20.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 45 (17.93%) Degree
21 44 (17.53%) WCF
22 43 (17.13%) Business Intelligence
23 39 (15.54%) Windows Server 2008
24 37 (14.74%) Software Engineering
25 36 (14.34%) Ajax

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

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 32 (12.75%) SharePoint
2 18 (7.17%) SharePoint Server
3 13 (5.18%) CMS
3 13 (5.18%) SharePoint 2010
4 12 (4.78%) IIS
5 6 (2.39%) Lync
5 6 (2.39%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (1.99%) DNN
7 3 (1.20%) MS Exchange
7 3 (1.20%) SAS
8 2 (0.80%) Node.js
9 1 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 52 (20.72%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.78%) InfoPath
3 6 (2.39%) MS Office
4 2 (0.80%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 9 (3.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.38%) Intranet
2 4 (1.59%) DNS
3 3 (1.20%) DHCP
4 2 (0.80%) SSL
5 1 (0.40%) LAN
5 1 (0.40%) VoIP
5 1 (0.40%) WAN
5 1 (0.40%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.40%) SAN
5 1 (0.40%) Internet
5 1 (0.40%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 251 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 125 (49.80%) SQL Server 2012
3 68 (27.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 51 (20.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 35 (13.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 30 (11.95%) Data Warehouse
7 23 (9.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 13 (5.18%) Relational Database
9 12 (4.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 12 (4.78%) Data Mining
10 8 (3.19%) Oracle Database
11 5 (1.99%) SQL Server 2000
12 4 (1.59%) Star Schema
12 4 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (1.20%) OLAP
13 3 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (1.20%) Snowflake Schema
13 3 (1.20%) Data Mart
13 3 (1.20%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 3 (1.20%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 67 (26.69%) Visual Studio
2 33 (13.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (5.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 6 (2.39%) Selenium
5 5 (1.99%) CruiseControl
5 5 (1.99%) SoapUI
6 3 (1.20%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.80%) NUnit
8 1 (0.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.40%) Subversion
8 1 (0.40%) WebDriver
General
1 19 (7.57%) Finance
2 14 (5.58%) Marketing
3 7 (2.79%) Aerospace
4 3 (1.20%) French Language
5 2 (0.80%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.80%) Retail
6 1 (0.40%) Back Office
6 1 (0.40%) Games
6 1 (0.40%) Military
6 1 (0.40%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 182 (72.51%) Developer
2 78 (31.08%) .NET Developer
2 78 (31.08%) C# Developer
3 76 (30.28%) C# .NET Developer
4 48 (19.12%) Senior Developer
5 40 (15.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 34 (13.55%) SQL Developer
7 31 (12.35%) Senior C# Developer
8 30 (11.95%) Senior .NET Developer
9 28 (11.16%) Software Developer
10 25 (9.96%) ASP.NET Developer
11 21 (8.37%) DBA
12 19 (7.57%) Support Engineer
12 19 (7.57%) Analyst
13 18 (7.17%) SQL DBA
14 16 (6.37%) Web Developer
14 16 (6.37%) Software Engineer
15 12 (4.78%) SharePoint Developer
16 11 (4.38%) Administrator
16 11 (4.38%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (65.74%) .NET
2 106 (42.23%) ASP.NET
3 98 (39.04%) HTML
4 93 (37.05%) .NET Framework
5 89 (35.46%) jQuery
6 88 (35.06%) CSS
7 71 (28.29%) XML
8 57 (22.71%) Web Services
9 55 (21.91%) ASP.NET MVC
10 52 (20.72%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 44 (17.53%) WCF
12 36 (14.34%) Ajax
13 30 (11.95%) HTML5
14 29 (11.55%) XSLT
15 28 (11.16%) WPF
15 28 (11.16%) LINQ
16 27 (10.76%) XSD
17 24 (9.56%) REST
18 23 (9.16%) WinForms
19 18 (7.17%) .NET Remoting
Miscellaneous
1 27 (10.76%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.38%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.19%) NHS
4 6 (2.39%) Credit Risk
4 6 (2.39%) Data Structures
5 5 (1.99%) Mathematics
5 5 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.59%) Data Integration
6 4 (1.59%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.59%) Social Network
6 4 (1.59%) Replication
6 4 (1.59%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.59%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.20%) Clustering
7 3 (1.20%) Life Science
7 3 (1.20%) User Experience
7 3 (1.20%) Social Media
8 2 (0.80%) VSAM
8 2 (0.80%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.40%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 106 (42.23%) Windows
2 39 (15.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (9.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (3.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (3.19%) Linux
6 4 (1.59%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.80%) Android
7 2 (0.80%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.80%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.80%) AIX
8 1 (0.40%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (27.09%) MVC
2 51 (20.32%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (17.13%) Business Intelligence
4 37 (14.74%) Software Engineering
5 28 (11.16%) OO
6 24 (9.56%) Scrum
7 23 (9.16%) ETL
8 21 (8.37%) Workflow
9 18 (7.17%) System Testing
9 18 (7.17%) Performance Analysis
10 15 (5.98%) Disaster Recovery
11 13 (5.18%) CRM
11 13 (5.18%) Configuration Management
12 12 (4.78%) Performance Tuning
13 11 (4.38%) Analytics
14 10 (3.98%) Waterfall
14 10 (3.98%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (3.98%) ITIL
15 9 (3.59%) Data Modelling
15 9 (3.59%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 158 (62.95%) C#
2 144 (57.37%) SQL
3 98 (39.04%) JavaScript
4 73 (29.08%) T-SQL
5 34 (13.55%) VB.NET
6 18 (7.17%) XPath
7 14 (5.58%) VB
8 13 (5.18%) C++
9 7 (2.79%) Java
10 3 (1.20%) VBA
10 3 (1.20%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.80%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.80%) JCL
11 2 (0.80%) COBOL
12 1 (0.40%) VB6
Qualifications
1 45 (17.93%) Degree
2 22 (8.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (3.19%) Security Cleared
4 7 (2.79%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (2.79%) MCTS
5 4 (1.59%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.59%) MCITP
5 4 (1.59%) MCDBA
6 3 (1.20%) MCSE
6 3 (1.20%) MCSM
6 3 (1.20%) Microsoft Certified Master
7 2 (0.80%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.40%) ISEB
8 1 (0.40%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.38%) QA
2 6 (2.39%) Data Quality
2 6 (2.39%) SLA
3 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.40%) HL7
3 1 (0.40%) DICOM
System Software
1 10 (3.98%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.80%) Firmware
4 1 (0.40%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.40%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (3.59%) SCCM
2 2 (0.80%) SCOM
2 2 (0.80%) SCOrch
2 2 (0.80%) SCSM
3 1 (0.40%) Nagios
Vendors
1 105 (41.83%) Microsoft
2 9 (3.59%) Facebook
3 8 (3.19%) VMware
3 8 (3.19%) Oracle
4 6 (2.39%) Tableau
4 6 (2.39%) Google
4 6 (2.39%) Citrix
5 4 (1.59%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.20%) Infragistics
7 2 (0.80%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.80%) Veeam
8 1 (0.40%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.40%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.40%) NetApp
8 1 (0.40%) Cisco
8 1 (0.40%) HP
8 1 (0.40%) Dell
8 1 (0.40%) EMC
8 1 (0.40%) Telerik
8 1 (0.40%) Nintex
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