The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 52 24 37
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +13
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 9 33 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.28% 8.19% 4.72%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.72% 25.58% 10.56%
Number of salaries quoted 7 33 13
Median salary £37,500 £41,000 £43,120
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.53% -4.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,100 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 Leicester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
134 129 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 34.01% 32.01% 44.72%
Number of salaries quoted 129 120 150
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £110,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicester 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 Leicester

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Leicester region.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Leicester

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 Leicester region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 29 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (96.55%) C#
3 27 (93.10%) .NET
4 23 (79.31%) SQL
5 22 (75.86%) T-SQL
6 21 (72.41%) JavaScript
6 21 (72.41%) ASP.NET
6 21 (72.41%) MVC
7 20 (68.97%) .NET Framework
8 18 (62.07%) CSS
8 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
9 17 (58.62%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (58.62%) SQL Server 2012
9 17 (58.62%) SQL Server 2005
10 16 (55.17%) HTML
11 15 (51.72%) SOAP
11 15 (51.72%) jQuery
12 13 (44.83%) Web Services
12 13 (44.83%) XML
12 13 (44.83%) XSD
12 13 (44.83%) XSLT
12 13 (44.83%) XHTML
12 13 (44.83%) Ajax
13 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (24.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 7 (24.14%) Software Engineering
14 7 (24.14%) SQL Server 2014
15 6 (20.69%) SDLC
15 6 (20.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 6 (20.69%) SQL Server Integration Services

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (58.62%) SQL Server 2005
2 17 (58.62%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (24.14%) SQL Server 2014
3 7 (24.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (20.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (20.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (10.34%) MongoDB
5 3 (10.34%) NoSQL
6 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (3.45%) OLAP
7 1 (3.45%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.90%) NUnit
2 2 (6.90%) Selenium
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (75.86%) Developer
2 20 (68.97%) C# Developer
2 20 (68.97%) SQL Developer
3 19 (65.52%) .NET Developer
4 18 (62.07%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (58.62%) SQL Server Developer
6 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET Developer
6 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 13 (44.83%) HTML CSS Developer
6 13 (44.83%) HTML Developer
6 13 (44.83%) JavaScript Developer
6 13 (44.83%) Senior .NET Developer
6 13 (44.83%) Senior .NET Software Developer
6 13 (44.83%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 13 (44.83%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 13 (44.83%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
6 13 (44.83%) Senior C# Developer
6 13 (44.83%) Senior C# Software Developer
6 13 (44.83%) Senior Software Developer
6 13 (44.83%) Senior SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (93.10%) .NET
2 21 (72.41%) ASP.NET
3 20 (68.97%) .NET Framework
4 18 (62.07%) CSS
5 17 (58.62%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (55.17%) HTML
7 15 (51.72%) jQuery
7 15 (51.72%) SOAP
8 13 (44.83%) Ajax
8 13 (44.83%) Web Services
8 13 (44.83%) XHTML
8 13 (44.83%) XML
8 13 (44.83%) XSD
8 13 (44.83%) XSLT
9 6 (20.69%) WinForms
10 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (6.90%) JSON
10 2 (6.90%) REST
10 2 (6.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (6.90%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.45%) Clustering
2 1 (3.45%) Replication
2 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Linux
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (72.41%) MVC
2 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (24.14%) Software Engineering
4 6 (20.69%) SDLC
5 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.90%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (6.90%) TDD
5 2 (6.90%) Test Automation
5 2 (6.90%) Workflow
6 1 (3.45%) ETL
6 1 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (96.55%) C#
2 23 (79.31%) SQL
3 22 (75.86%) T-SQL
4 21 (72.41%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.90%) VB
5 2 (6.90%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Docker
Vendors
1 18 (62.07%) Microsoft