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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 64 37 27
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 135 179 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.61% 5.61% 7.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.17% 15.93% 19.39%
Number of salaries quoted 127 170 218
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,400 £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
1209 1124 1222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 32.37% 35.24% 36.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1056 1008 1033
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -2 38 £40,000 +21.85% 5
Leicestershire -20 38 £40,000 +5.26% 2
Nottinghamshire -28 30 £40,000 +10.34% 4
Northamptonshire -20 24 £42,500 +3.03% 3
Lincolnshire +15 5 £30,000 -
SQL Server 2008
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 317 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 230 (72.56%) .NET
3 222 (70.03%) C#
4 182 (57.41%) SQL
5 165 (52.05%) SQL Server 2012
6 152 (47.95%) ASP.NET
7 146 (46.06%) HTML
8 138 (43.53%) JavaScript
8 138 (43.53%) Microsoft
9 132 (41.64%) jQuery
10 124 (39.12%) CSS
11 117 (36.91%) T-SQL
12 112 (35.33%) Web Services
13 110 (34.70%) SQL Server 2005
14 109 (34.38%) .NET Framework
15 105 (33.12%) MVC
16 102 (32.18%) XML
17 100 (31.55%) Windows
18 89 (28.08%) Visual Studio
19 82 (25.87%) ASP.NET MVC
20 69 (21.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 69 (21.77%) LINQ
21 65 (20.50%) Ajax
22 63 (19.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 62 (19.56%) XSLT
24 61 (19.24%) HTML5
25 54 (17.03%) WCF
25 54 (17.03%) ASP.NET MVC 4
25 54 (17.03%) XSD
26 46 (14.51%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 17 (5.36%) IIS
1 17 (5.36%) SharePoint
1 17 (5.36%) CMS
2 15 (4.73%) MS Exchange
3 10 (3.15%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (3.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (2.21%) SharePoint Server
5 6 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (1.26%) DNN
7 4 (1.26%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.63%) SAS
8 2 (0.63%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.63%) JRun
9 1 (0.32%) Node.js
Applications
1 46 (14.51%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.26%) MS Office
3 3 (0.95%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (2.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.32%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.32%) Office 365
2 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.47%) SAN
2 10 (3.15%) Firewall
3 9 (2.84%) Internet
3 9 (2.84%) DNS
3 9 (2.84%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.58%) NetScaler
5 4 (1.26%) Intranet
6 3 (0.95%) LAN
6 3 (0.95%) DHCP
7 2 (0.63%) WAN
8 1 (0.32%) VoIP
8 1 (0.32%) VPN
8 1 (0.32%) DSL
8 1 (0.32%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 317 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 165 (52.05%) SQL Server 2012
3 110 (34.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 63 (19.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 44 (13.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 28 (8.83%) Data Warehouse
7 24 (7.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 18 (5.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 17 (5.36%) Crystal Reports
10 15 (4.73%) Relational Database
11 11 (3.47%) OLAP
12 10 (3.15%) Oracle Reports
12 10 (3.15%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 9 (2.84%) Oracle Database
13 9 (2.84%) Star Schema
14 8 (2.52%) Data Mart
14 8 (2.52%) Snowflake Schema
14 8 (2.52%) Oracle BI EE
15 7 (2.21%) ActiveReports
15 7 (2.21%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 89 (28.08%) Visual Studio
2 25 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (5.99%) Rhino Mocks
4 13 (4.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 7 (2.21%) Selenium
5 7 (2.21%) Git (software)
6 6 (1.89%) Subversion
7 5 (1.58%) CruiseControl
7 5 (1.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 4 (1.26%) SoapUI
9 3 (0.95%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.63%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.32%) MSBuild
11 1 (0.32%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (5.68%) Finance
2 9 (2.84%) Manufacturing
3 8 (2.52%) Aerospace
4 6 (1.89%) Retail
5 4 (1.26%) Music Industry
5 4 (1.26%) Marketing
6 3 (0.95%) Advertising
7 1 (0.32%) Legal
7 1 (0.32%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.32%) Local Government
7 1 (0.32%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 249 (78.55%) Developer
2 101 (31.86%) .NET Developer
2 101 (31.86%) C# Developer
3 86 (27.13%) C# .NET Developer
4 73 (23.03%) Senior Developer
5 51 (16.09%) Web Developer
6 37 (11.67%) Software Developer
7 35 (11.04%) SQL Developer
8 33 (10.41%) Senior .NET Developer
9 28 (8.83%) Senior C# Developer
10 26 (8.20%) ASP.NET Developer
11 24 (7.57%) C# Web Developer
12 22 (6.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 21 (6.62%) Analyst
14 19 (5.99%) Senior Web Developer
15 18 (5.68%) Junior
15 18 (5.68%) DBA
16 16 (5.05%) Programmer
16 16 (5.05%) SQL DBA
17 14 (4.42%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 230 (72.56%) .NET
2 152 (47.95%) ASP.NET
3 146 (46.06%) HTML
4 132 (41.64%) jQuery
5 124 (39.12%) CSS
6 112 (35.33%) Web Services
7 109 (34.38%) .NET Framework
8 102 (32.18%) XML
9 82 (25.87%) ASP.NET MVC
10 69 (21.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 69 (21.77%) LINQ
11 65 (20.50%) Ajax
12 62 (19.56%) XSLT
13 61 (19.24%) HTML5
14 54 (17.03%) WCF
14 54 (17.03%) XSD
14 54 (17.03%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 44 (13.88%) CSS3
16 43 (13.56%) WPF
17 40 (12.62%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (4.73%) Clustering
2 13 (4.10%) Client/Server
3 12 (3.79%) Mobile App
4 10 (3.15%) Replication
4 10 (3.15%) Social Network
5 7 (2.21%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.21%) Data Integration
6 6 (1.89%) Smartcard
7 5 (1.58%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.95%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.63%) E-Learning
9 2 (0.63%) SCADA
9 2 (0.63%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.63%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.63%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.63%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.32%) Social Media
10 1 (0.32%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.32%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.32%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 100 (31.55%) Windows
2 34 (10.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (8.20%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (6.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (4.10%) Linux
6 10 (3.15%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.63%) UNIX
7 2 (0.63%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.63%) AIX
8 1 (0.32%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (33.12%) MVC
2 44 (13.88%) Business Intelligence
3 31 (9.78%) OO
3 31 (9.78%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (8.83%) Workflow
5 27 (8.52%) Performance Tuning
6 26 (8.20%) TDD
7 24 (7.57%) ETL
7 24 (7.57%) System Testing
7 24 (7.57%) Performance Analysis
8 22 (6.94%) OOP
9 19 (5.99%) OOA/OOD
9 19 (5.99%) Software Engineering
10 15 (4.73%) Dimensional Modelling
10 15 (4.73%) E-Commerce
10 15 (4.73%) Data Analysis
11 13 (4.10%) Scrum
11 13 (4.10%) CRM
11 13 (4.10%) Web Development
11 13 (4.10%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 222 (70.03%) C#
2 182 (57.41%) SQL
3 138 (43.53%) JavaScript
4 117 (36.91%) T-SQL
5 40 (12.62%) VB.NET
6 24 (7.57%) XPath
7 16 (5.05%) VB
8 10 (3.15%) VBA
8 10 (3.15%) PL/SQL
9 8 (2.52%) PowerShell
10 6 (1.89%) VBScript
11 5 (1.58%) C++
12 2 (0.63%) PHP
13 1 (0.32%) C
13 1 (0.32%) Delphi
13 1 (0.32%) Java
13 1 (0.32%) VB6
Qualifications
1 30 (9.46%) Degree
2 20 (6.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (2.52%) MCITP
4 7 (2.21%) MCTS
4 7 (2.21%) MCSE
5 6 (1.89%) Microsoft Certified Master
5 6 (1.89%) MCSM
6 3 (0.95%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (0.63%) CCNA
7 2 (0.63%) CCA
7 2 (0.63%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.63%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.32%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.32%) MCP
8 1 (0.32%) ISEB
8 1 (0.32%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.58%) QA
2 2 (0.63%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.63%) SLA
3 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (6.31%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (2.52%) XenApp
2 8 (2.52%) vSphere
3 3 (0.95%) Terminal Server
4 2 (0.63%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.63%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.32%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (2.21%) SCCM
2 6 (1.89%) SCOM
3 2 (0.63%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.32%) WSUS
Vendors
1 138 (43.53%) Microsoft
2 14 (4.42%) Facebook
3 13 (4.10%) VMware
4 12 (3.79%) Oracle
5 11 (3.47%) Infragistics
6 9 (2.84%) Citrix
7 7 (2.21%) HP
7 7 (2.21%) Dell
8 5 (1.58%) NetApp
8 5 (1.58%) Altiris
9 3 (0.95%) Business Objects
9 3 (0.95%) Tableau
10 2 (0.63%) Symantec
10 2 (0.63%) JBoss
10 2 (0.63%) Cisco
10 2 (0.63%) IBM
11 1 (0.32%) EMC
11 1 (0.32%) Intel
11 1 (0.32%) Google
11 1 (0.32%) Sitecore
Derby, Derbyshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Roc Search
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent Package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Lutterworth
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Derbyshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Qualserv Consulting
Salary: benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
St Andrews
Salary: Dependant on experience
Posted: 9 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Cobham
Salary: Competitive subject to experience
Posted: 13 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
TDX Group
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive + bonus, pension + healthcare
Posted: 14 days ago
Derby
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Nottingham
Annapurna
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago