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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 33 34 24
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 22 36 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 5.37% 6.57% 11.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.41% 16.51% 22.16%
Number of salaries quoted 21 33 43
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £39,000 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,001
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
SQL Server 2008
Leicestershire

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
164 218 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 40.00% 39.78% 52.57%
Number of salaries quoted 147 202 172
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Leicester

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 59 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 53 (89.83%) C#
2 53 (89.83%) .NET
3 52 (88.14%) JavaScript
4 51 (86.44%) CSS
5 50 (84.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 45 (76.27%) ASP.NET
6 45 (76.27%) HTML
7 43 (72.88%) .NET Framework
8 38 (64.41%) SQL
8 38 (64.41%) Microsoft
9 35 (59.32%) jQuery
10 33 (55.93%) XML
10 33 (55.93%) T-SQL
11 32 (54.24%) Web Services
11 32 (54.24%) SQL Server 2005
12 31 (52.54%) Ajax
13 30 (50.85%) XSD
13 30 (50.85%) XSLT
13 30 (50.85%) SOAP
14 29 (49.15%) XHTML
15 16 (27.12%) Entity Framework
16 15 (25.42%) WinForms
17 13 (22.03%) MVC
17 13 (22.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 11 (18.64%) ASP.NET Web API
18 11 (18.64%) LINQ
18 11 (18.64%) Finance
18 11 (18.64%) VB.NET
19 10 (16.95%) ASP.NET MVC 4

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 5 (8.47%) IIS
2 1 (1.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Office
1 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 50 (84.75%) SQL Server 2012
3 32 (54.24%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (10.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.39%) OLAP Cube
6 2 (3.39%) OLAP
6 2 (3.39%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (11.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.39%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.39%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (18.64%) Finance
2 3 (5.08%) Marketing
3 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 54 (91.53%) Developer
2 30 (50.85%) Software Developer
3 21 (35.59%) Senior Developer
3 21 (35.59%) Senior Software Developer
4 10 (16.95%) Applications Support
5 8 (13.56%) Applications Developer
6 6 (10.17%) Programmer
7 5 (8.47%) Mobile Developer
8 4 (6.78%) AWS Developer
8 4 (6.78%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 4 (6.78%) C# Developer
9 3 (5.08%) SQL Developer
10 2 (3.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (3.39%) .NET Analyst Programmer
10 2 (3.39%) .NET Programmer
10 2 (3.39%) C# .NET Developer
10 2 (3.39%) Support Analyst Programmer
10 2 (3.39%) Support Analyst
10 2 (3.39%) Analyst Programmer
10 2 (3.39%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (89.83%) .NET
2 51 (86.44%) CSS
3 45 (76.27%) ASP.NET
3 45 (76.27%) HTML
4 43 (72.88%) .NET Framework
5 35 (59.32%) jQuery
6 33 (55.93%) XML
7 32 (54.24%) Web Services
8 31 (52.54%) Ajax
9 30 (50.85%) XSD
9 30 (50.85%) XSLT
9 30 (50.85%) SOAP
10 29 (49.15%) XHTML
11 16 (27.12%) Entity Framework
12 15 (25.42%) WinForms
13 13 (22.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 11 (18.64%) ASP.NET Web API
14 11 (18.64%) LINQ
15 10 (16.95%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 10 (16.95%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.56%) Client/Server
2 6 (10.17%) iPhone
3 5 (8.47%) NHS
4 4 (6.78%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.69%) User Experience
6 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.78%) Windows
2 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.03%) MVC
2 9 (15.25%) SDLC
3 6 (10.17%) Mobile Development
3 6 (10.17%) Web Development
3 6 (10.17%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (10.17%) E-Commerce
4 5 (8.47%) Unit Testing
5 3 (5.08%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (3.39%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.39%) ETL
6 2 (3.39%) Data Analysis
6 2 (3.39%) Change Management
6 2 (3.39%) Information Security
6 2 (3.39%) Search Engine Marketing
6 2 (3.39%) Release Management
6 2 (3.39%) Web Analytics
6 2 (3.39%) Analytics
6 2 (3.39%) iOS Development
6 2 (3.39%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (1.69%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (89.83%) C#
2 52 (88.14%) JavaScript
3 38 (64.41%) SQL
4 33 (55.93%) T-SQL
5 11 (18.64%) VB.NET
6 5 (8.47%) PHP
7 1 (1.69%) VB
7 1 (1.69%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 2 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.39%) XenApp
Vendors
1 38 (64.41%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.47%) Telerik
3 2 (3.39%) VMware
3 2 (3.39%) Citrix
4 1 (1.69%) Veritas
4 1 (1.69%) Cognos
4 1 (1.69%) Cisco
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