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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 34 20 54
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +34
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 23 72 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 5.69% 12.81% 2.06%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.61% 26.18% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 21 72 6
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
169 275 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 41.83% 48.93% 45.36%
Number of salaries quoted 155 241 170
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +6.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 February 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Leicester

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 36 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (77.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 25 (69.44%) .NET
4 23 (63.89%) SQL
4 23 (63.89%) SQL Server 2005
5 20 (55.56%) JavaScript
5 20 (55.56%) C#
5 20 (55.56%) ASP.NET
6 19 (52.78%) CSS
6 19 (52.78%) HTML
6 19 (52.78%) Microsoft
7 18 (50.00%) T-SQL
7 18 (50.00%) jQuery
8 17 (47.22%) .NET Framework
8 17 (47.22%) Ajax
8 17 (47.22%) XHTML
8 17 (47.22%) SOAP
8 17 (47.22%) Web Services
8 17 (47.22%) XML
8 17 (47.22%) XSD
8 17 (47.22%) XSLT
9 15 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 14 (38.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 14 (38.89%) LINQ
10 14 (38.89%) Windows
11 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (19.44%) Configuration Management
12 7 (19.44%) Disaster Recovery
13 6 (16.67%) Degree

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (2.78%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (77.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 23 (63.89%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
1 3 (8.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 22 (61.11%) Developer
2 17 (47.22%) Software Developer
3 12 (33.33%) Support Engineer
4 9 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 9 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
5 7 (19.44%) Systems Support
5 7 (19.44%) Systems Support Engineer
5 7 (19.44%) Applications Support
5 7 (19.44%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (13.89%) Applications Support Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Applications Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Technical Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Technical Support
8 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (2.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Principal Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Business Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Lead Developer
8 1 (2.78%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (69.44%) .NET
2 20 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 19 (52.78%) CSS
3 19 (52.78%) HTML
4 18 (50.00%) jQuery
5 17 (47.22%) Ajax
5 17 (47.22%) .NET Framework
5 17 (47.22%) SOAP
5 17 (47.22%) Web Services
5 17 (47.22%) XML
5 17 (47.22%) XSD
5 17 (47.22%) XSLT
5 17 (47.22%) XHTML
6 15 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 14 (38.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 14 (38.89%) LINQ
8 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (5.56%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.33%) Life Science
3 2 (5.56%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.78%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 14 (38.89%) Windows
2 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (19.44%) Configuration Management
1 7 (19.44%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (2.78%) MVC
2 1 (2.78%) Information Security
2 1 (2.78%) ETL
2 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 23 (63.89%) SQL
2 20 (55.56%) C#
2 20 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 18 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Degree
2 4 (11.11%) DV Cleared
2 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.78%) XenApp
2 1 (2.78%) Citrix Presentation Server
Vendors
1 19 (52.78%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.67%) Citrix
3 5 (13.89%) Google
4 2 (5.56%) VMware
4 2 (5.56%) Cisco
5 1 (2.78%) Tableau
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