The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 32 21 22
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 33 44 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 6.21% 11.80% 10.99%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.35% 22.34% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 30 44 51
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £60,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
215 197 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 40.49% 52.82% 46.72%
Number of salaries quoted 199 174 180
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £25,150
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server 2008
Leicestershire

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 1 August 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Leicester

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 82 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 58 (70.73%) SQL Server 2005
3 56 (68.29%) SQL
4 55 (67.07%) Microsoft
4 55 (67.07%) SQL Server 2012
5 53 (64.63%) T-SQL
5 53 (64.63%) HTML
5 53 (64.63%) .NET
5 53 (64.63%) CSS
6 52 (63.41%) C#
7 51 (62.20%) JavaScript
7 51 (62.20%) jQuery
8 49 (59.76%) ASP.NET
9 48 (58.54%) XML
10 45 (54.88%) Web Services
11 43 (52.44%) Ajax
12 40 (48.78%) SOAP
13 39 (47.56%) ASP.NET MVC
14 37 (45.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 37 (45.12%) .NET Framework
14 37 (45.12%) LINQ
14 37 (45.12%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 37 (45.12%) XSLT
15 36 (43.90%) XHTML
15 36 (43.90%) XSD
16 20 (24.39%) Windows
17 16 (19.51%) Business Intelligence
18 13 (15.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 13 (15.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 13 (15.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 10 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2007
1 10 (12.20%) MS Exchange
1 10 (12.20%) IIS
2 8 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (3.66%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.22%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.22%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (10.98%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.20%) SAN
2 9 (10.98%) TCP/IP
2 9 (10.98%) DNS
3 8 (9.76%) NetScaler
4 7 (8.54%) Internet
5 1 (1.22%) Firewall
5 1 (1.22%) Wireless
5 1 (1.22%) LAN
5 1 (1.22%) WAN
5 1 (1.22%) DHCP
5 1 (1.22%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 58 (70.73%) SQL Server 2005
3 55 (67.07%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (15.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (15.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (15.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 12 (14.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 8 (9.76%) OLAP
7 7 (8.54%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (4.88%) OLTP
9 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (8.54%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.22%) Subversion
3 1 (1.22%) CruiseControl
3 1 (1.22%) Selenium
3 1 (1.22%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.22%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.22%) MSBuild
3 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.22%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (8.54%) Retail
2 6 (7.32%) Aerospace
3 4 (4.88%) Finance
3 4 (4.88%) Music Industry
4 1 (1.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 61 (74.39%) Developer
2 26 (31.71%) Senior Developer
3 18 (21.95%) Web Developer
4 17 (20.73%) Software Developer
5 16 (19.51%) .NET Developer
6 12 (14.63%) Senior Web Developer
7 11 (13.41%) SQL DBA
7 11 (13.41%) DBA
8 9 (10.98%) Systems Engineer
9 8 (9.76%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 7 (8.54%) SQL Server Developer
10 7 (8.54%) SQL Developer
11 6 (7.32%) Senior .NET Developer
11 6 (7.32%) Administrator
12 5 (6.10%) Senior Software Developer
12 5 (6.10%) ASP.NET Developer
12 5 (6.10%) C# Developer
12 5 (6.10%) SQL Server DBA
12 5 (6.10%) C# .NET Developer
13 4 (4.88%) Business Intelligence Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (64.63%) HTML
1 53 (64.63%) .NET
1 53 (64.63%) CSS
2 51 (62.20%) jQuery
3 49 (59.76%) ASP.NET
4 48 (58.54%) XML
5 45 (54.88%) Web Services
6 43 (52.44%) Ajax
7 40 (48.78%) SOAP
8 39 (47.56%) ASP.NET MVC
9 37 (45.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 37 (45.12%) .NET Framework
9 37 (45.12%) LINQ
9 37 (45.12%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 37 (45.12%) XSLT
10 36 (43.90%) XHTML
10 36 (43.90%) XSD
11 12 (14.63%) HTML5
12 11 (13.41%) CSS3
13 8 (9.76%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.63%) Clustering
2 4 (4.88%) Replication
3 3 (3.66%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.66%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.44%) Fat Client
4 2 (2.44%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (24.39%) Windows
2 12 (14.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (13.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (10.98%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.51%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (13.41%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (10.98%) ETL
4 8 (9.76%) Capacity Planning
4 8 (9.76%) Data Protection
4 8 (9.76%) Web Development
4 8 (9.76%) MVC
5 7 (8.54%) E-Commerce
5 7 (8.54%) Change Management
5 7 (8.54%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (8.54%) Data Analysis
5 7 (8.54%) Incident Management
5 7 (8.54%) Business Analysis
5 7 (8.54%) Problem Management
5 7 (8.54%) Dimensional Modelling
6 5 (6.10%) Configuration Management
6 5 (6.10%) Release Management
6 5 (6.10%) Waterfall
6 5 (6.10%) High Availability
7 4 (4.88%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 56 (68.29%) SQL
2 53 (64.63%) T-SQL
3 52 (63.41%) C#
4 51 (62.20%) JavaScript
5 9 (10.98%) PowerShell
6 8 (9.76%) VBScript
7 4 (4.88%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.44%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.22%) VBA
9 1 (1.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (10.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (6.10%) MCITP
2 5 (6.10%) Degree
3 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Certified Master
3 4 (4.88%) MCSM
3 4 (4.88%) MCSE
3 4 (4.88%) MCTS
4 1 (1.22%) CEH
4 1 (1.22%) GCIA
4 1 (1.22%) GSEC
4 1 (1.22%) GCFW
4 1 (1.22%) GCWN
4 1 (1.22%) CCNA
4 1 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.22%) GWAPT
4 1 (1.22%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.88%) QA
2 1 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (12.20%) Active Directory
2 9 (10.98%) vSphere
2 9 (10.98%) XenApp
3 7 (8.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.22%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (12.20%) SCCM
2 8 (9.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 55 (67.07%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.20%) VMware
3 9 (10.98%) Dell
3 9 (10.98%) Citrix
4 8 (9.76%) HP
5 7 (8.54%) Altiris
6 1 (1.22%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.22%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.22%) NetApp
6 1 (1.22%) Cisco
6 1 (1.22%) EMC
6 1 (1.22%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.22%) SolarWinds
Leicester, Leicestershire
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30 - £36 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago