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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 78 62 36
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -26
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 108 149 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.91% 3.98% 5.90%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.61% 12.39% 16.12%
Number of salaries quoted 98 141 179
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £50,000 £46,000
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
1254 1203 1166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 33.83% 32.10% 36.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1067 1062 1057
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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 4 August 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 4 August 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 +13 44 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Northamptonshire +15 27 £42,500 +17.24%
Leicestershire -6 24 £37,500 -11.76% 5
Derbyshire -31 11 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Lincolnshire +1 8 £34,000 +13.33% 3
SQL Server 2008
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 231 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 146 (63.20%) SQL
3 133 (57.58%) .NET
4 129 (55.84%) Microsoft
5 124 (53.68%) C#
6 118 (51.08%) SQL Server 2012
7 102 (44.16%) T-SQL
8 95 (41.13%) ASP.NET
9 87 (37.66%) CSS
10 86 (37.23%) JavaScript
11 84 (36.36%) SQL Server 2005
12 81 (35.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 80 (34.63%) HTML
14 70 (30.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 69 (29.87%) .NET Framework
16 68 (29.44%) jQuery
17 57 (24.68%) XML
18 52 (22.51%) Web Services
19 51 (22.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 50 (21.65%) Data Warehouse
21 49 (21.21%) Windows
22 45 (19.48%) MS Excel
23 44 (19.05%) Ajax
24 42 (18.18%) SOAP
24 42 (18.18%) XHTML
25 41 (17.75%) XSD
25 41 (17.75%) XSLT
26 40 (17.32%) Windows Server 2008
27 38 (16.45%) MVC
28 35 (15.15%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 32 (13.85%) SharePoint
2 16 (6.93%) SharePoint 2013
2 16 (6.93%) IIS
3 13 (5.63%) BizTalk Server
4 12 (5.19%) Lync
5 9 (3.90%) MS Exchange
6 7 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (2.16%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (1.30%) CMS
8 3 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.87%) SAS
10 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 45 (19.48%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.60%) MS Office
3 3 (1.30%) PowerPivot
4 2 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.60%) Dynamics NAV
1 6 (2.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.43%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.43%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.43%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.30%) Office 365
3 2 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.43%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.43%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.46%) DNS
2 6 (2.60%) DHCP
3 5 (2.16%) SAN
4 4 (1.73%) Wireless
4 4 (1.73%) LAN
5 3 (1.30%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.30%) WAN
5 3 (1.30%) Firewall
6 1 (0.43%) CTI
6 1 (0.43%) Internet
6 1 (0.43%) Network Security
6 1 (0.43%) VPN
6 1 (0.43%) SSL
6 1 (0.43%) WLAN
6 1 (0.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 231 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 118 (51.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 84 (36.36%) SQL Server 2005
4 81 (35.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 70 (30.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 51 (22.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 50 (21.65%) Data Warehouse
8 24 (10.39%) Relational Database
9 13 (5.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 12 (5.19%) NoSQL
11 10 (4.33%) VLDB
12 9 (3.90%) Big Data
13 7 (3.03%) DTS
13 7 (3.03%) MySQL
14 6 (2.60%) OLAP
14 6 (2.60%) SQL Server 2000
15 5 (2.16%) MongoDB
15 5 (2.16%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
16 4 (1.73%) Oracle Database
16 4 (1.73%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 14 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (3.90%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.73%) Subversion
4 3 (1.30%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.87%) Mercurial
5 2 (0.87%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.43%) MSBuild
General
1 35 (15.15%) Finance
2 11 (4.76%) Retail
3 9 (3.90%) Marketing
4 6 (2.60%) Legal
5 5 (2.16%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.30%) Billing
7 1 (0.43%) Games
7 1 (0.43%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 146 (63.20%) Developer
2 57 (24.68%) Software Developer
3 40 (17.32%) Senior Developer
4 33 (14.29%) Senior Software Developer
5 32 (13.85%) .NET Developer
6 29 (12.55%) DBA
7 21 (9.09%) C# Developer
8 19 (8.23%) C# .NET Developer
9 18 (7.79%) SQL DBA
10 17 (7.36%) Applications Support
11 16 (6.93%) SQL Developer
11 16 (6.93%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 15 (6.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 14 (6.06%) Analyst
14 13 (5.63%) Support Technician
15 11 (4.76%) SQL Server Developer
16 9 (3.90%) Support Analyst
16 9 (3.90%) Applications Developer
17 8 (3.46%) SQL Server DBA
17 8 (3.46%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (57.58%) .NET
2 95 (41.13%) ASP.NET
3 87 (37.66%) CSS
4 80 (34.63%) HTML
5 69 (29.87%) .NET Framework
6 68 (29.44%) jQuery
7 57 (24.68%) XML
8 52 (22.51%) Web Services
9 44 (19.05%) Ajax
10 42 (18.18%) XHTML
10 42 (18.18%) SOAP
11 41 (17.75%) XSD
11 41 (17.75%) XSLT
12 27 (11.69%) ASP.NET MVC
13 25 (10.82%) Entity Framework
14 20 (8.66%) ASP.NET Web API
15 18 (7.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 17 (7.36%) WinForms
17 13 (5.63%) HTML5
17 13 (5.63%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.36%) Replication
2 10 (4.33%) Client/Server
2 10 (4.33%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.90%) Clustering
4 7 (3.03%) Data Integration
5 6 (2.60%) iPhone
6 5 (2.16%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.16%) NHS
7 3 (1.30%) User Experience
7 3 (1.30%) Telematics
8 2 (0.87%) Social Media
8 2 (0.87%) iSeries
8 2 (0.87%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.87%) AS400
8 2 (0.87%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.87%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.43%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.43%) SCADA
9 1 (0.43%) HP Storage
9 1 (0.43%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 49 (21.21%) Windows
2 40 (17.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (11.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (3.90%) Linux
6 5 (2.16%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.43%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.43%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.43%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.43%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (16.45%) MVC
2 33 (14.29%) ETL
2 33 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 27 (11.69%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (10.39%) Kimball Methodology
5 15 (6.49%) SDLC
6 14 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
6 14 (6.06%) ERP
7 13 (5.63%) Scrum
8 11 (4.76%) Web Development
8 11 (4.76%) Project Management
8 11 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (3.90%) Configuration Management
10 8 (3.46%) Data Modelling
10 8 (3.46%) E-Commerce
10 8 (3.46%) Inmon Methodology
11 7 (3.03%) Complex ETL
11 7 (3.03%) CRM
12 6 (2.60%) Data Analysis
12 6 (2.60%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 146 (63.20%) SQL
2 124 (53.68%) C#
3 102 (44.16%) T-SQL
4 86 (37.23%) JavaScript
5 30 (12.99%) VB.NET
6 10 (4.33%) PHP
7 7 (3.03%) Java
7 7 (3.03%) VB
8 4 (1.73%) Bourne shell
8 4 (1.73%) Ruby
9 3 (1.30%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.87%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 1 (0.43%) XPath
11 1 (0.43%) VBScript
11 1 (0.43%) VBA
11 1 (0.43%) XAML
11 1 (0.43%) VB6
Qualifications
1 15 (6.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (2.60%) Degree
3 3 (1.30%) MCTS
3 3 (1.30%) MCITP
3 3 (1.30%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.30%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.30%) ISO 9001
1 3 (1.30%) TickIT
1 3 (1.30%) QA
1 3 (1.30%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.87%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (12.12%) Active Directory
2 18 (7.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.16%) vSphere
4 4 (1.73%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.87%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (0.87%) XenApp
6 1 (0.43%) Sendmail
6 1 (0.43%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (5.19%) SCCM
2 4 (1.73%) SCOM
3 1 (0.43%) Puppet
3 1 (0.43%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.43%) ARCserve
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 129 (55.84%) Microsoft
2 21 (9.09%) VMware
3 7 (3.03%) Cisco
4 6 (2.60%) Oracle
5 5 (2.16%) Telerik
6 4 (1.73%) Red Gate
7 3 (1.30%) HP
8 2 (0.87%) Citrix
8 2 (0.87%) Cognos
8 2 (0.87%) Tableau
8 2 (0.87%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.43%) IBM
9 1 (0.43%) New Relic
9 1 (0.43%) AppDynamics
9 1 (0.43%) Northgate
9 1 (0.43%) hybris
9 1 (0.43%) RedPrairie
9 1 (0.43%) Siebel
9 1 (0.43%) SAP
9 1 (0.43%) CA
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