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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 27 30 53
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +23
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 37 49 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 8.56% 8.43% 2.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 22.42% 19.92% 6.98%
Number of salaries quoted 37 49 8
Average salary £40,000 £43,000 £50,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% -15.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £37,800
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £46,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
165 246 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 38.19% 42.34% 38.74%
Number of salaries quoted 146 224 159
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.26%

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 24 April 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Leicester

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 55 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 53 (96.36%) SQL Server 2012
3 49 (89.09%) .NET
4 45 (81.82%) C#
4 45 (81.82%) JavaScript
5 44 (80.00%) ASP.NET
6 43 (78.18%) CSS
6 43 (78.18%) HTML
7 41 (74.55%) SQL
8 39 (70.91%) SQL Server 2005
9 37 (67.27%) T-SQL
10 36 (65.45%) Web Services
10 36 (65.45%) XML
10 36 (65.45%) Microsoft
10 36 (65.45%) Ajax
10 36 (65.45%) .NET Framework
10 36 (65.45%) jQuery
11 34 (61.82%) SOAP
11 34 (61.82%) XHTML
11 34 (61.82%) XSD
11 34 (61.82%) XSLT
12 22 (40.00%) LINQ
12 22 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 22 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 22 (40.00%) Entity Framework
13 9 (16.36%) Finance
13 9 (16.36%) VB.NET
14 8 (14.55%) Windows
14 8 (14.55%) WinForms
15 6 (10.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 1 (1.82%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 53 (96.36%) SQL Server 2012
3 39 (70.91%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (10.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (3.64%) OLAP Cube
7 2 (3.64%) OLAP
7 2 (3.64%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio
1 2 (3.64%) TeamCity
1 2 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (16.36%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (85.45%) Developer
2 34 (61.82%) Software Developer
3 20 (36.36%) Senior Developer
3 20 (36.36%) Senior Software Developer
4 12 (21.82%) Applications Support
5 6 (10.91%) Applications Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Support Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Applications Support Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) .NET Analyst Programmer
7 2 (3.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (3.64%) .NET Programmer
7 2 (3.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (3.64%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Support Analyst Programmer
7 2 (3.64%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Lead Developer
7 2 (3.64%) C# Developer
7 2 (3.64%) SQL Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (89.09%) .NET
2 44 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 43 (78.18%) CSS
3 43 (78.18%) HTML
4 36 (65.45%) jQuery
4 36 (65.45%) Ajax
4 36 (65.45%) .NET Framework
4 36 (65.45%) Web Services
4 36 (65.45%) XML
5 34 (61.82%) XSD
5 34 (61.82%) XSLT
5 34 (61.82%) XHTML
5 34 (61.82%) SOAP
6 22 (40.00%) LINQ
6 22 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 22 (40.00%) Entity Framework
6 22 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 8 (14.55%) WinForms
8 6 (10.91%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (3.64%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) Client/Server
2 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.82%) NHS
3 1 (1.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.55%) Windows
2 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (7.27%) MVC
2 3 (5.45%) ETL
2 3 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (3.64%) Configuration Management
3 2 (3.64%) Change Management
3 2 (3.64%) Data Analysis
3 2 (3.64%) Web Analytics
3 2 (3.64%) Search Engine Marketing
3 2 (3.64%) Release Management
3 2 (3.64%) Analytics
3 2 (3.64%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (1.82%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (1.82%) Logistics
4 1 (1.82%) Web Design
4 1 (1.82%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 45 (81.82%) C#
1 45 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 41 (74.55%) SQL
3 37 (67.27%) T-SQL
4 9 (16.36%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.82%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.82%) XenApp
2 1 (1.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
Vendors
1 36 (65.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.09%) Citrix
3 4 (7.27%) Google
4 2 (3.64%) VMware
4 2 (3.64%) Cisco
5 1 (1.82%) Tableau
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