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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 82 65 57
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -8
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 96 137 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.90% 3.61% 4.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.64% 10.35% 12.76%
Number of salaries quoted 83 120 145
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
996 1324 1246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 30.04% 34.91% 33.46%
Number of salaries quoted 807 1120 1086
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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
Leicestershire 0 34 £52,500 +34.61% 4
Lincolnshire -5 21 £45,000 +32.35%
Nottinghamshire -35 17 £42,500 +9.67% 3
Derbyshire +20 16 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Northamptonshire -9 8 £42,500 - 4
SQL Server 2008
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 August 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.

1 162 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 114 (70.37%) Microsoft
3 93 (57.41%) SQL
4 92 (56.79%) .NET
5 84 (51.85%) C#
6 72 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
7 70 (43.21%) ASP.NET
8 64 (39.51%) SQL Server 2005
9 54 (33.33%) JavaScript
10 51 (31.48%) Windows
10 51 (31.48%) MVC
11 50 (30.86%) CSS
12 49 (30.25%) HTML
13 48 (29.63%) T-SQL
13 48 (29.63%) .NET Framework
14 47 (29.01%) ASP.NET MVC
15 41 (25.31%) jQuery
16 35 (21.60%) Agile Software Development
17 34 (20.99%) XML
17 34 (20.99%) Active Directory
18 31 (19.14%) Windows Server 2008
18 31 (19.14%) Team Foundation Server
18 31 (19.14%) Visual Studio
19 30 (18.52%) Windows Server
20 29 (17.90%) Web Services
21 27 (16.67%) Firewall
22 25 (15.43%) Ajax
23 24 (14.81%) Mentoring
24 23 (14.20%) Windows 7
25 22 (13.58%) SOAP

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 17 (10.49%) Exchange Server 2010
1 17 (10.49%) MS Exchange
2 13 (8.02%) IIS
3 9 (5.56%) SharePoint
4 8 (4.94%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.85%) CMS
Applications
1 17 (10.49%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (4.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (4.94%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (16.67%) Firewall
2 16 (9.88%) SAN
3 10 (6.17%) LAN
3 10 (6.17%) WAN
3 10 (6.17%) Wireless
4 9 (5.56%) TCP/IP
4 9 (5.56%) VoIP
5 6 (3.70%) LDAP
6 4 (2.47%) Skype
7 3 (1.85%) DHCP
7 3 (1.85%) DNS
7 3 (1.85%) SSL
8 1 (0.62%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 72 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 64 (39.51%) SQL Server 2005
4 20 (12.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (9.26%) Relational Database
5 15 (9.26%) SQL Server 2014
5 15 (9.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (6.79%) MySQL
8 10 (6.17%) QlikView
9 9 (5.56%) RDBMS
9 9 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
10 7 (4.32%) Oracle Database
10 7 (4.32%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (3.09%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (1.85%) Data Mining
13 3 (1.85%) OLAP
13 3 (1.85%) SQL Server 2016
14 2 (1.23%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 31 (19.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 31 (19.14%) Visual Studio
2 11 (6.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (1.23%) NUnit
3 2 (1.23%) Selenium
4 1 (0.62%) MorphX
General
1 12 (7.41%) Retail
2 8 (4.94%) Finance
3 7 (4.32%) Back Office
4 4 (2.47%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.85%) Publishing
6 1 (0.62%) Electronics
6 1 (0.62%) Games
6 1 (0.62%) Marketing
6 1 (0.62%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 83 (51.23%) Developer
2 62 (38.27%) .NET Developer
2 62 (38.27%) C# Developer
3 57 (35.19%) C# .NET Developer
4 32 (19.75%) ASP.NET Developer
4 32 (19.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 31 (19.14%) SQL Developer
6 29 (17.90%) SQL Server Developer
7 27 (16.67%) Senior Developer
8 25 (15.43%) Senior .NET Developer
8 25 (15.43%) Software Developer
9 24 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 24 (14.81%) C# Software Developer
10 23 (14.20%) .NET Software Developer
10 23 (14.20%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 23 (14.20%) Senior C# Developer
11 20 (12.35%) Senior SQL Developer
11 20 (12.35%) Senior SQL Server Developer
12 19 (11.73%) DBA
13 18 (11.11%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (56.79%) .NET
2 70 (43.21%) ASP.NET
3 50 (30.86%) CSS
4 49 (30.25%) HTML
5 48 (29.63%) .NET Framework
6 47 (29.01%) ASP.NET MVC
7 41 (25.31%) jQuery
8 34 (20.99%) XML
9 29 (17.90%) Web Services
10 25 (15.43%) Ajax
11 22 (13.58%) SOAP
12 21 (12.96%) XHTML
13 20 (12.35%) XSLT
14 19 (11.73%) XSD
15 12 (7.41%) WPF
16 10 (6.17%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 8 (4.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 8 (4.94%) EDI
17 8 (4.94%) WCF
18 7 (4.32%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.64%) iPad
2 11 (6.79%) Smartcard
3 10 (6.17%) HP Storage
4 7 (4.32%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.70%) Clustering
5 6 (3.70%) Mobile App
5 6 (3.70%) PKI
6 5 (3.09%) N-Tier
6 5 (3.09%) Replication
7 4 (2.47%) Statistics
8 3 (1.85%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 3 (1.85%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.85%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.23%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.23%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.23%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.23%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 51 (31.48%) Windows
2 31 (19.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (18.52%) Windows Server
4 23 (14.20%) Windows 7
5 21 (12.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (6.79%) Linux
7 5 (3.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.85%) CentOS
9 2 (1.23%) OS/390
9 2 (1.23%) zOS
10 1 (0.62%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.62%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.62%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (31.48%) MVC
2 35 (21.60%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (14.81%) Mentoring
4 21 (12.96%) High Availability
4 21 (12.96%) SDLC
5 18 (11.11%) Scrum
6 17 (10.49%) ITIL
6 17 (10.49%) Web Development
7 14 (8.64%) Capacity Planning
8 13 (8.02%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (8.02%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (8.02%) OOP
9 12 (7.41%) Web Application Development
10 11 (6.79%) ETL
10 11 (6.79%) Project Management
10 11 (6.79%) Server Building
10 11 (6.79%) Unit Testing
11 10 (6.17%) OO
11 10 (6.17%) Performance Optimisation
11 10 (6.17%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 93 (57.41%) SQL
2 84 (51.85%) C#
3 54 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 48 (29.63%) T-SQL
5 16 (9.88%) VB.NET
6 12 (7.41%) VB
7 11 (6.79%) Java
8 8 (4.94%) Bourne shell
8 8 (4.94%) PowerShell
9 7 (4.32%) Perl
9 7 (4.32%) PHP
10 4 (2.47%) C++
10 4 (2.47%) VBScript
11 3 (1.85%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.85%) R
11 3 (1.85%) VBA
12 1 (0.62%) Python
12 1 (0.62%) X++
12 1 (0.62%) XPath
Qualifications
1 18 (11.11%) Degree
2 6 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 6 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.23%) MCDBA
4 2 (1.23%) MCITP
4 2 (1.23%) PhD
5 1 (0.62%) CCNA
5 1 (0.62%) CCNP
5 1 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.85%) QA
2 1 (0.62%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (20.99%) Active Directory
2 18 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 6 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.85%) Firmware
5 1 (0.62%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.62%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.62%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (1.85%) Nagios
3 1 (0.62%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 114 (70.37%) Microsoft
2 13 (8.02%) Cisco
3 11 (6.79%) HP
3 11 (6.79%) Oracle
4 10 (6.17%) Symantec
5 9 (5.56%) arcserve
5 9 (5.56%) CA
6 8 (4.94%) hybris
7 6 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (3.70%) VMware
8 5 (3.09%) DevExpress
9 3 (1.85%) Cognos
9 3 (1.85%) Neverfail
9 3 (1.85%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.85%) Tableau
9 3 (1.85%) Veeam
10 2 (1.23%) IBM
11 1 (0.62%) Citrix
11 1 (0.62%) Computacenter
11 1 (0.62%) Telerik
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