The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 57 33 27
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 147 199 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.99% 6.25% 7.04%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.64% 17.05% 19.72%
Number of salaries quoted 140 189 226
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 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1163 1167 1217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 31.57% 36.68% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1037 1064 1048
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server 2008
England

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 23 July 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 23 July 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
Leicestershire -15 56 £42,500 +11.84% 10
Derbyshire -8 41 £45,000 +38.46% 8
Nottinghamshire -29 25 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Northamptonshire -19 15 £35,000 -11.39% 3
Lincolnshire +19 9 £31,000 +8.77% 7
SQL Server 2008
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 381 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 281 (73.75%) .NET
3 269 (70.60%) C#
4 212 (55.64%) SQL
5 204 (53.54%) SQL Server 2012
6 183 (48.03%) ASP.NET
7 178 (46.72%) HTML
8 159 (41.73%) CSS
8 159 (41.73%) Microsoft
9 158 (41.47%) JavaScript
10 155 (40.68%) jQuery
11 145 (38.06%) SQL Server 2005
12 143 (37.53%) T-SQL
13 142 (37.27%) Web Services
14 134 (35.17%) MVC
15 130 (34.12%) .NET Framework
16 123 (32.28%) XML
17 117 (30.71%) Windows
18 105 (27.56%) ASP.NET MVC
19 97 (25.46%) Visual Studio
20 89 (23.36%) XSLT
20 89 (23.36%) Ajax
21 81 (21.26%) LINQ
22 80 (21.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
23 73 (19.16%) XSD
24 68 (17.85%) HTML5
25 67 (17.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
26 66 (17.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
27 59 (15.49%) SOAP
28 55 (14.44%) SQL Server Integration Services

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 26 (6.82%) IIS
2 24 (6.30%) MS Exchange
3 19 (4.99%) CMS
3 19 (4.99%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (3.15%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (3.15%) SharePoint
6 9 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (1.57%) DNN
8 3 (0.79%) JRun
8 3 (0.79%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.52%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.26%) MQSeries
Applications
1 36 (9.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.26%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (1.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.26%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.52%) Office 365
2 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (5.77%) SAN
2 16 (4.20%) DNS
3 15 (3.94%) Firewall
3 15 (3.94%) TCP/IP
4 12 (3.15%) Internet
5 10 (2.62%) NetScaler
6 5 (1.31%) Wireless
6 5 (1.31%) LAN
6 5 (1.31%) DHCP
7 4 (1.05%) WAN
7 4 (1.05%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (0.52%) NAS
9 1 (0.26%) DSL
9 1 (0.26%) VoIP
9 1 (0.26%) VPN
9 1 (0.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 381 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 204 (53.54%) SQL Server 2012
3 145 (38.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 66 (17.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 55 (14.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 33 (8.66%) Data Warehouse
7 32 (8.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 24 (6.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 19 (4.99%) Crystal Reports
10 16 (4.20%) Relational Database
11 12 (3.15%) Oracle Reports
12 11 (2.89%) OLAP
13 10 (2.62%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 9 (2.36%) Oracle Database
14 9 (2.36%) Data Mart
14 9 (2.36%) Star Schema
15 8 (2.10%) Snowflake Schema
15 8 (2.10%) Oracle BI EE
16 7 (1.84%) ActiveReports
16 7 (1.84%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 97 (25.46%) Visual Studio
2 23 (6.04%) Rhino Mocks
3 22 (5.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (4.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 8 (2.10%) Selenium
6 7 (1.84%) Git (software)
7 6 (1.57%) CruiseControl
7 6 (1.57%) Subversion
8 5 (1.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 5 (1.31%) SoapUI
9 3 (0.79%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.52%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.26%) MSBuild
11 1 (0.26%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.26%) Moq
General
1 14 (3.67%) Manufacturing
2 13 (3.41%) Finance
3 11 (2.89%) Retail
4 7 (1.84%) Aerospace
5 6 (1.57%) Music Industry
6 4 (1.05%) Advertising
7 3 (0.79%) Marketing
8 2 (0.52%) Legal
9 1 (0.26%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.26%) Local Government
9 1 (0.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 289 (75.85%) Developer
2 117 (30.71%) .NET Developer
3 113 (29.66%) C# Developer
4 89 (23.36%) C# .NET Developer
5 85 (22.31%) Senior Developer
6 60 (15.75%) Web Developer
7 52 (13.65%) Software Developer
8 39 (10.24%) Senior .NET Developer
9 30 (7.87%) Programmer
10 29 (7.61%) ASP.NET Developer
10 29 (7.61%) SQL Developer
10 29 (7.61%) Senior C# Developer
11 28 (7.35%) C# Web Developer
12 25 (6.56%) DBA
13 23 (6.04%) SQL DBA
14 21 (5.51%) Senior Web Developer
14 21 (5.51%) Analyst
15 20 (5.25%) C# Programmer
16 19 (4.99%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 19 (4.99%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 281 (73.75%) .NET
2 183 (48.03%) ASP.NET
3 178 (46.72%) HTML
4 159 (41.73%) CSS
5 155 (40.68%) jQuery
6 142 (37.27%) Web Services
7 130 (34.12%) .NET Framework
8 123 (32.28%) XML
9 105 (27.56%) ASP.NET MVC
10 89 (23.36%) XSLT
10 89 (23.36%) Ajax
11 81 (21.26%) LINQ
12 80 (21.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 73 (19.16%) XSD
14 68 (17.85%) HTML5
15 67 (17.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 59 (15.49%) SOAP
17 54 (14.17%) WCF
18 51 (13.39%) XHTML
19 50 (13.12%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (5.77%) Clustering
2 17 (4.46%) Client/Server
3 16 (4.20%) Mobile App
4 15 (3.94%) Replication
5 10 (2.62%) Social Network
6 6 (1.57%) Smartcard
7 5 (1.31%) Data Integration
8 4 (1.05%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.05%) SCADA
9 3 (0.79%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.52%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.52%) E-Learning
10 2 (0.52%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.52%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (0.52%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.26%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.26%) Social Media
11 1 (0.26%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.26%) Statistics
11 1 (0.26%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 117 (30.71%) Windows
2 41 (10.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (9.97%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (5.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (4.72%) Linux
6 12 (3.15%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.79%) UNIX
7 3 (0.79%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.52%) AIX
8 2 (0.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (35.17%) MVC
2 47 (12.34%) Business Intelligence
3 39 (10.24%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (9.97%) OO
5 33 (8.66%) TDD
6 32 (8.40%) Performance Tuning
7 30 (7.87%) Workflow
8 27 (7.09%) Performance Analysis
9 26 (6.82%) OOP
9 26 (6.82%) Web Development
10 25 (6.56%) System Testing
10 25 (6.56%) BDD
10 25 (6.56%) ETL
11 23 (6.04%) OOA/OOD
11 23 (6.04%) E-Commerce
12 21 (5.51%) Software Engineering
13 18 (4.72%) Web Design
14 16 (4.20%) Data Analysis
15 15 (3.94%) Dimensional Modelling
16 14 (3.67%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 269 (70.60%) C#
2 212 (55.64%) SQL
3 158 (41.47%) JavaScript
4 143 (37.53%) T-SQL
5 39 (10.24%) VB.NET
6 25 (6.56%) XPath
7 17 (4.46%) VB
8 16 (4.20%) VBA
9 14 (3.67%) PowerShell
10 10 (2.62%) PL/SQL
11 8 (2.10%) VBScript
12 4 (1.05%) Objective-C
13 3 (0.79%) PHP
14 1 (0.26%) C
14 1 (0.26%) C++
14 1 (0.26%) COBOL
14 1 (0.26%) Delphi
14 1 (0.26%) VC++
14 1 (0.26%) XAML
Qualifications
1 32 (8.40%) Degree
2 17 (4.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (2.36%) MCITP
4 8 (2.10%) MCTS
5 7 (1.84%) MCSE
6 5 (1.31%) CCNA
6 5 (1.31%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (1.31%) Microsoft Certified Master
6 5 (1.31%) MCSM
7 3 (0.79%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.79%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.79%) GWAPT
7 3 (0.79%) GPEN
7 3 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.79%) GCIA
7 3 (0.79%) GSEC
7 3 (0.79%) GCFW
7 3 (0.79%) GCWN
7 3 (0.79%) CEH
7 3 (0.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.05%) QA
2 3 (0.79%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.26%) SLA
3 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 29 (7.61%) Active Directory
2 15 (3.94%) vSphere
3 14 (3.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (3.41%) XenApp
5 4 (1.05%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.05%) Terminal Server
6 2 (0.52%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.26%) UAG
7 1 (0.26%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 12 (3.15%) SCCM
2 8 (2.10%) SCOM
3 3 (0.79%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.52%) WSUS
4 2 (0.52%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.52%) ARCserve
4 2 (0.52%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 159 (41.73%) Microsoft
2 22 (5.77%) VMware
3 15 (3.94%) HP
3 15 (3.94%) Oracle
3 15 (3.94%) Citrix
4 13 (3.41%) Dell
4 13 (3.41%) Infragistics
5 12 (3.15%) Facebook
6 7 (1.84%) Altiris
6 7 (1.84%) Cisco
6 7 (1.84%) NetApp
7 5 (1.31%) Symantec
7 5 (1.31%) Business Objects
8 4 (1.05%) IBM
8 4 (1.05%) Red Gate
9 3 (0.79%) Fortinet
9 3 (0.79%) SolarWinds
9 3 (0.79%) JBoss
10 2 (0.52%) McAfee
10 2 (0.52%) Sophos
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Lutterworth, Leicestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £44,000 per annum + annual bonus + pension + other great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £29000 per annum + progression
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 38k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30 - £36 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Derbyshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Derbyshire
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Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
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East Midlands
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Salary: £42k - 48k per year + exceptional benefits
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Derby
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits: excellent benefits + training
Posted: 7 days ago
Leicestershire
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Lincolnshire
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Spalding
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Great Benefits
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