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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 52 29 21
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -8
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 133 275 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.22% 7.63% 8.84%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.16% 20.09% 22.41%
Number of salaries quoted 114 255 255
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £50,000 £42,500
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
1094 1369 1178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 34.75% 38.00% 39.44%
Number of salaries quoted 946 1182 1089
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 January 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 29 January 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 -4 77 £35,500 -11.25% 11
Leicestershire -18 30 £40,000 - 6
Northamptonshire -3 14 £42,500 +30.76% 5
Derbyshire -22 10 £37,500 -2.59% 2
Lincolnshire +5 1 £28,000 -3.44%
SQL Server 2008
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 246 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 154 (62.60%) .NET
3 142 (57.72%) C#
4 138 (56.10%) SQL
5 125 (50.81%) SQL Server 2012
6 105 (42.68%) Microsoft
7 100 (40.65%) Windows
8 91 (36.99%) .NET Framework
9 90 (36.59%) ASP.NET
9 90 (36.59%) JavaScript
10 86 (34.96%) HTML
11 84 (34.15%) jQuery
12 82 (33.33%) T-SQL
13 81 (32.93%) CSS
14 63 (25.61%) SQL Server 2005
15 62 (25.20%) XML
16 59 (23.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 58 (23.58%) Visual Studio
18 57 (23.17%) MVC
19 55 (22.36%) ASP.NET MVC
20 50 (20.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
21 49 (19.92%) MS Excel
22 48 (19.51%) Windows Server 2008
23 46 (18.70%) Web Services
23 46 (18.70%) Business Intelligence
24 45 (18.29%) Agile Software Development
25 43 (17.48%) Degree
26 38 (15.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
27 35 (14.23%) Ajax
28 34 (13.82%) Data Warehouse

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 (13.01%) SharePoint
2 18 (7.32%) IIS
2 18 (7.32%) SharePoint Server
3 13 (5.28%) SharePoint 2010
4 12 (4.88%) CMS
5 9 (3.66%) Lync
5 9 (3.66%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (2.44%) DNN
7 5 (2.03%) MS Exchange
8 3 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.81%) SAS
9 2 (0.81%) Node.js
10 1 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 49 (19.92%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.28%) InfoPath
3 10 (4.07%) MS Office
4 2 (0.81%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (3.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 19 (7.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.88%) Intranet
2 4 (1.63%) DNS
3 3 (1.22%) DHCP
4 2 (0.81%) Firewall
4 2 (0.81%) CTI
4 2 (0.81%) SSL
5 1 (0.41%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.41%) VoIP
5 1 (0.41%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 246 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 125 (50.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 63 (25.61%) SQL Server 2005
4 59 (23.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 38 (15.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 34 (13.82%) Data Warehouse
7 31 (12.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 15 (6.10%) Relational Database
9 13 (5.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 11 (4.47%) Data Mining
11 5 (2.03%) SQL Server 2000
12 4 (1.63%) Oracle Database
13 3 (1.22%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
13 3 (1.22%) Star Schema
14 2 (0.81%) DataStage
14 2 (0.81%) DB2
14 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Power View
14 2 (0.81%) Pentaho
15 1 (0.41%) QlikView
15 1 (0.41%) DTS
Development Applications
1 58 (23.58%) Visual Studio
2 31 (12.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (6.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 6 (2.44%) CruiseControl
4 6 (2.44%) Selenium
4 6 (2.44%) SoapUI
5 2 (0.81%) NUnit
5 2 (0.81%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (6.50%) Marketing
2 15 (6.10%) Finance
3 4 (1.63%) Legal
3 4 (1.63%) Retail
4 3 (1.22%) French Language
4 3 (1.22%) Aerospace
5 2 (0.81%) Games
5 2 (0.81%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.41%) Military
Job Titles
1 168 (68.29%) Developer
2 68 (27.64%) C# Developer
2 68 (27.64%) C# .NET Developer
3 56 (22.76%) .NET Developer
4 45 (18.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 42 (17.07%) Senior Developer
6 32 (13.01%) Software Developer
7 28 (11.38%) SQL Developer
8 25 (10.16%) Senior C# Developer
9 24 (9.76%) ASP.NET Developer
10 23 (9.35%) Senior .NET Developer
10 23 (9.35%) Analyst
11 21 (8.54%) DBA
12 19 (7.72%) Support Engineer
13 18 (7.32%) Web Developer
14 17 (6.91%) SQL DBA
15 14 (5.69%) Applications Support
16 13 (5.28%) SharePoint Developer
16 13 (5.28%) .NET Web Developer
16 13 (5.28%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (62.60%) .NET
2 91 (36.99%) .NET Framework
3 90 (36.59%) ASP.NET
4 86 (34.96%) HTML
5 84 (34.15%) jQuery
6 81 (32.93%) CSS
7 62 (25.20%) XML
8 55 (22.36%) ASP.NET MVC
9 50 (20.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 46 (18.70%) Web Services
11 35 (14.23%) Ajax
12 28 (11.38%) WCF
12 28 (11.38%) XSD
12 28 (11.38%) XSLT
13 27 (10.98%) LINQ
14 23 (9.35%) HTML5
15 19 (7.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 19 (7.72%) AngularJS
16 18 (7.32%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 18 (7.32%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.07%) NHS
2 10 (4.07%) Computer Science
3 7 (2.85%) Credit Risk
4 6 (2.44%) Replication
4 6 (2.44%) Data Structures
4 6 (2.44%) User Experience
5 5 (2.03%) Mathematics
6 4 (1.63%) Social Network
6 4 (1.63%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.22%) Data Integration
7 3 (1.22%) Life Science
7 3 (1.22%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.22%) Clustering
8 2 (0.81%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.81%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.81%) VSAM
8 2 (0.81%) Social Media
9 1 (0.41%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 100 (40.65%) Windows
2 48 (19.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (9.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (5.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (3.66%) Linux
6 4 (1.63%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 4 (1.63%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.81%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.81%) Android
7 2 (0.81%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.81%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (23.17%) MVC
2 46 (18.70%) Business Intelligence
3 45 (18.29%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (13.01%) Software Engineering
5 28 (11.38%) ETL
6 23 (9.35%) Scrum
6 23 (9.35%) OO
7 16 (6.50%) Workflow
7 16 (6.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 15 (6.10%) System Testing
9 14 (5.69%) Performance Analysis
10 12 (4.88%) Analytics
10 12 (4.88%) CRM
11 11 (4.47%) ITIL
12 10 (4.07%) Configuration Management
12 10 (4.07%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (3.66%) Performance Tuning
13 9 (3.66%) Continuous Integration
14 7 (2.85%) High Availability
14 7 (2.85%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 142 (57.72%) C#
2 138 (56.10%) SQL
3 90 (36.59%) JavaScript
4 82 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 27 (10.98%) VB.NET
6 14 (5.69%) VB
6 14 (5.69%) XPath
7 12 (4.88%) C++
8 9 (3.66%) Java
9 3 (1.22%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.22%) VBA
10 2 (0.81%) JCL
10 2 (0.81%) COBOL
11 1 (0.41%) VB6
Qualifications
1 43 (17.48%) Degree
2 26 (10.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (2.85%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.85%) MCTS
3 7 (2.85%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (1.63%) MCDBA
4 4 (1.63%) MCITP
4 4 (1.63%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.81%) MCSA
5 2 (0.81%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.41%) MCSE
6 1 (0.41%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.88%) QA
2 7 (2.85%) SLA
3 5 (2.03%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.41%) HL7
4 1 (0.41%) DICOM
System Software
1 16 (6.50%) Active Directory
2 12 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.81%) Firmware
4 1 (0.41%) XenApp
4 1 (0.41%) vSphere
4 1 (0.41%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 11 (4.47%) SCCM
2 2 (0.81%) SCOM
2 2 (0.81%) SCOrch
2 2 (0.81%) SCSM
3 1 (0.41%) Nagios
Vendors
1 105 (42.68%) Microsoft
2 14 (5.69%) VMware
3 7 (2.85%) Tableau
3 7 (2.85%) Facebook
3 7 (2.85%) Citrix
4 6 (2.44%) Google
5 5 (2.03%) Oracle
5 5 (2.03%) Cisco
5 5 (2.03%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.22%) Red Gate
7 2 (0.81%) HP
7 2 (0.81%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.81%) Veeam
8 1 (0.41%) RedPrairie
8 1 (0.41%) Nintex
8 1 (0.41%) Fortinet
8 1 (0.41%) Telerik
8 1 (0.41%) SAP
8 1 (0.41%) Dell
8 1 (0.41%) MicroStrategy
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