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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 68 42 31
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -11
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 129 218 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.52% 5.70% 7.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.34% 15.27% 18.74%
Number of salaries quoted 120 202 205
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +6.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £45,500
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
1248 1428 1195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 34.08% 37.31% 37.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1043 1232 1079
Average salary £41,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.41% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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 1 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 1 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 +20 65 £42,000 +12.00% 5
Leicestershire +12 51 £42,750 +9.61% 7
Derbyshire -26 20 £45,000 +24.13% 3
Northamptonshire -18 8 £33,000 -22.35% 1
Lincolnshire -12 1 £41,500 +10.66% 1
SQL Server 2008
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 260 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 171 (65.77%) SQL
3 150 (57.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 143 (55.00%) .NET
5 134 (51.54%) T-SQL
6 124 (47.69%) C#
6 124 (47.69%) Microsoft
7 101 (38.85%) ASP.NET
8 96 (36.92%) JavaScript
9 92 (35.38%) CSS
9 92 (35.38%) .NET Framework
10 89 (34.23%) HTML
11 87 (33.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 85 (32.69%) SQL Server 2005
13 82 (31.54%) jQuery
14 74 (28.46%) Windows
15 71 (27.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 65 (25.00%) Web Services
17 60 (23.08%) XML
17 60 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
18 54 (20.77%) Business Intelligence
19 53 (20.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 52 (20.00%) ETL
20 52 (20.00%) Ajax
21 49 (18.85%) Entity Framework
22 47 (18.08%) XSD
22 47 (18.08%) XSLT
23 46 (17.69%) ASP.NET MVC
24 45 (17.31%) SOAP
25 43 (16.54%) XHTML

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

For the 6 months to 1 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 20 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 17 (6.54%) IIS
3 15 (5.77%) Lync
4 14 (5.38%) SharePoint 2013
5 11 (4.23%) MS Exchange
6 8 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (2.31%) CMS
8 5 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (1.54%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (1.15%) DNN
11 1 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.38%) Node.js
11 1 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 42 (16.15%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.00%) MS Office
3 4 (1.54%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (4.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.31%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.92%) Office 365
3 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.38%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.38%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.85%) DNS
2 8 (3.08%) DHCP
3 4 (1.54%) Firewall
3 4 (1.54%) Intranet
4 3 (1.15%) CTI
4 3 (1.15%) SSL
5 2 (0.77%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.77%) SAN
6 1 (0.38%) HTTP
6 1 (0.38%) LAN
6 1 (0.38%) VoIP
6 1 (0.38%) WAN
6 1 (0.38%) Internet
6 1 (0.38%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 260 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 150 (57.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 87 (33.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 85 (32.69%) SQL Server 2005
5 71 (27.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 60 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
7 53 (20.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 23 (8.85%) Relational Database
9 14 (5.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 10 (3.85%) VLDB
10 10 (3.85%) NoSQL
11 9 (3.46%) Big Data
12 5 (1.92%) OLAP
13 4 (1.54%) DTS
14 3 (1.15%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
15 2 (0.77%) Star Schema
15 2 (0.77%) DataStage
15 2 (0.77%) MySQL
15 2 (0.77%) Crystal Reports
15 2 (0.77%) DB2
Development Applications
1 24 (9.23%) Visual Studio
2 17 (6.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (3.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (1.15%) Selenium
4 3 (1.15%) SoapUI
4 3 (1.15%) CruiseControl
5 2 (0.77%) NUnit
5 2 (0.77%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.38%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.38%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.38%) Subversion
General
1 39 (15.00%) Finance
2 13 (5.00%) Marketing
3 9 (3.46%) Retail
4 7 (2.69%) Legal
5 3 (1.15%) Billing
5 3 (1.15%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.15%) Games
6 1 (0.38%) Military
6 1 (0.38%) French Language
Job Titles
1 164 (63.08%) Developer
2 61 (23.46%) Software Developer
3 47 (18.08%) Senior Developer
4 36 (13.85%) C# Developer
4 36 (13.85%) C# .NET Developer
5 32 (12.31%) Senior Software Developer
6 30 (11.54%) DBA
7 28 (10.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 26 (10.00%) .NET Developer
9 24 (9.23%) SQL Developer
10 22 (8.46%) Analyst
10 22 (8.46%) Applications Support
11 20 (7.69%) SQL DBA
12 17 (6.54%) Support Technician
13 15 (5.77%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 14 (5.38%) ASP.NET Developer
15 13 (5.00%) SQL Server Developer
16 11 (4.23%) Senior .NET Developer
17 10 (3.85%) SQL Server DBA
18 9 (3.46%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (55.00%) .NET
2 101 (38.85%) ASP.NET
3 92 (35.38%) CSS
3 92 (35.38%) .NET Framework
4 89 (34.23%) HTML
5 82 (31.54%) jQuery
6 65 (25.00%) Web Services
7 60 (23.08%) XML
8 52 (20.00%) Ajax
9 49 (18.85%) Entity Framework
10 47 (18.08%) XSD
10 47 (18.08%) XSLT
11 46 (17.69%) ASP.NET MVC
12 45 (17.31%) SOAP
13 43 (16.54%) XHTML
14 28 (10.77%) LINQ
15 24 (9.23%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 15 (5.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 15 (5.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 14 (5.38%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.38%) Replication
2 12 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.85%) Client/Server
4 9 (3.46%) User Experience
5 5 (1.92%) Data Structures
5 5 (1.92%) NHS
5 5 (1.92%) Clustering
6 4 (1.54%) Mathematics
6 4 (1.54%) Data Integration
7 3 (1.15%) Social Media
7 3 (1.15%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.77%) VSAM
8 2 (0.77%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.77%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.38%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.38%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.38%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.38%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.38%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 74 (28.46%) Windows
2 41 (15.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (8.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (4.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (3.46%) Windows 7
6 7 (2.69%) Linux
7 2 (0.77%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (0.77%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.38%) Android
8 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.38%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (20.77%) Business Intelligence
2 52 (20.00%) ETL
3 42 (16.15%) MVC
3 42 (16.15%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (8.46%) Kimball Methodology
5 16 (6.15%) Scrum
5 16 (6.15%) Disaster Recovery
6 15 (5.77%) Performance Tuning
7 14 (5.38%) Software Engineering
8 12 (4.62%) CRM
9 10 (3.85%) Configuration Management
10 8 (3.08%) ITIL
10 8 (3.08%) Mentoring
10 8 (3.08%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (2.69%) Performance Monitoring
11 7 (2.69%) ERP
11 7 (2.69%) Data Modelling
11 7 (2.69%) Project Management
12 6 (2.31%) Logistics
12 6 (2.31%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 171 (65.77%) SQL
2 134 (51.54%) T-SQL
3 124 (47.69%) C#
4 96 (36.92%) JavaScript
5 26 (10.00%) VB.NET
6 7 (2.69%) VB
7 6 (2.31%) Java
8 4 (1.54%) XPath
9 3 (1.15%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.15%) VBA
10 2 (0.77%) JCL
10 2 (0.77%) COBOL
11 1 (0.38%) C++
11 1 (0.38%) PHP
11 1 (0.38%) VBScript
11 1 (0.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 26 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (7.69%) Degree
3 8 (3.08%) MCTS
4 6 (2.31%) MCITP
5 4 (1.54%) MCDBA
5 4 (1.54%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.15%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.77%) MCSA
8 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.38%) MCSE
8 1 (0.38%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.69%) QA
2 3 (1.15%) SLA
3 2 (0.77%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.77%) TickIT
4 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.38%) HL7
4 1 (0.38%) DICOM
System Software
1 30 (11.54%) Active Directory
2 22 (8.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.31%) vSphere
4 2 (0.77%) Firmware
4 2 (0.77%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.38%) XenApp
5 1 (0.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 15 (5.77%) SCCM
2 1 (0.38%) Puppet
2 1 (0.38%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.38%) Nagios
2 1 (0.38%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 124 (47.69%) Microsoft
2 25 (9.62%) VMware
3 11 (4.23%) Cisco
4 6 (2.31%) Red Gate
5 5 (1.92%) Oracle
5 5 (1.92%) Citrix
5 5 (1.92%) Google
6 2 (0.77%) HP
6 2 (0.77%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.77%) JD Edwards
6 2 (0.77%) SAP
6 2 (0.77%) Cognos
6 2 (0.77%) RedPrairie
6 2 (0.77%) Veeam
6 2 (0.77%) WorldPay
7 1 (0.38%) AppDynamics
7 1 (0.38%) Neverfail
7 1 (0.38%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.38%) Facebook
7 1 (0.38%) Tableau
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Derbyshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £46,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Car Allowance £9k + 65% Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
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TDX Group
Salary: Competitive basic, healthcare pension & 25 days A/L
Posted: 16 days ago
Nottingham
Experian
Salary: £Competitive + Bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Chesterfield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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