The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 43 50 29
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -21
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 30 35 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 4.35% 4.17% 8.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.93% 10.57% 19.17%
Number of salaries quoted 30 31 59
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £44,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server 2008
East Midlands

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 Leicestershire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
232 331 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 33.62% 39.40% 45.43%
Number of salaries quoted 198 298 290
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Leicestershire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +11 22 £32,500 -26.96% 1
Loughborough +1 1 £50,000 +33.33%
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 1 £29,500 -
SQL Server 2008
East Midlands

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 76 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 62 (81.58%) .NET
3 58 (76.32%) C#
4 54 (71.05%) JavaScript
5 52 (68.42%) ASP.NET
5 52 (68.42%) CSS
6 44 (57.89%) HTML
6 44 (57.89%) SQL Server 2012
7 42 (55.26%) .NET Framework
8 40 (52.63%) SQL
9 38 (50.00%) jQuery
10 37 (48.68%) SQL Server 2005
11 36 (47.37%) Microsoft
12 34 (44.74%) T-SQL
13 28 (36.84%) XML
14 27 (35.53%) Web Services
15 25 (32.89%) XHTML
15 25 (32.89%) Ajax
16 24 (31.58%) XSD
16 24 (31.58%) XSLT
16 24 (31.58%) SOAP
17 21 (27.63%) MVC
18 17 (22.37%) ASP.NET Web API
19 15 (19.74%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 15 (19.74%) ASP.NET MVC
20 14 (18.42%) CSS3
20 14 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
20 14 (18.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 12 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 12 (15.79%) RESTful

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 6 (7.89%) IIS
2 1 (1.32%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (3.95%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.32%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 44 (57.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 37 (48.68%) SQL Server 2005
4 14 (18.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (13.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (11.84%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (9.21%) VLDB
9 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (2.63%) OLAP
10 2 (2.63%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (2.63%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 9 (11.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.26%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.63%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (10.53%) Finance
2 5 (6.58%) Retail
3 3 (3.95%) Marketing
3 3 (3.95%) French Language
Job Titles
1 59 (77.63%) Developer
2 25 (32.89%) Software Developer
3 19 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 19 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
4 10 (13.16%) C# Developer
5 8 (10.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (9.21%) Applications Support
6 7 (9.21%) DBA
7 6 (7.89%) Programmer
7 6 (7.89%) Web Developer
7 6 (7.89%) Mobile Developer
8 5 (6.58%) Applications Developer
9 4 (5.26%) Development Manager
9 4 (5.26%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 4 (5.26%) AWS Developer
10 3 (3.95%) Analyst
10 3 (3.95%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (3.95%) Lead Developer
10 3 (3.95%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (81.58%) .NET
2 52 (68.42%) ASP.NET
2 52 (68.42%) CSS
3 44 (57.89%) HTML
4 42 (55.26%) .NET Framework
5 38 (50.00%) jQuery
6 28 (36.84%) XML
7 27 (35.53%) Web Services
8 25 (32.89%) XHTML
8 25 (32.89%) Ajax
9 24 (31.58%) XSD
9 24 (31.58%) XSLT
9 24 (31.58%) SOAP
10 17 (22.37%) ASP.NET Web API
11 15 (19.74%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 15 (19.74%) ASP.NET MVC
12 14 (18.42%) CSS3
13 12 (15.79%) Entity Framework
13 12 (15.79%) RESTful
13 12 (15.79%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.89%) iPhone
2 5 (6.58%) Client/Server
2 5 (6.58%) NHS
3 4 (5.26%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.95%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.63%) User Experience
6 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.32%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.89%) Windows
2 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.32%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (27.63%) MVC
2 14 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (15.79%) E-Commerce
4 10 (13.16%) ETL
4 10 (13.16%) Web Development
5 9 (11.84%) Mobile Development
6 7 (9.21%) Complex ETL
6 7 (9.21%) Kimball Methodology
7 5 (6.58%) Unit Testing
7 5 (6.58%) SDLC
8 4 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (3.95%) Project Management
9 3 (3.95%) Information Security
9 3 (3.95%) Logistics
9 3 (3.95%) Data Protection
9 3 (3.95%) Mentoring
9 3 (3.95%) People Management
10 2 (2.63%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (2.63%) Analytics
10 2 (2.63%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 58 (76.32%) C#
2 54 (71.05%) JavaScript
3 40 (52.63%) SQL
4 34 (44.74%) T-SQL
5 10 (13.16%) VB.NET
6 5 (6.58%) PHP
7 1 (1.32%) VB
7 1 (1.32%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (1.32%) Degree
1 1 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.95%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.95%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 3 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (3.95%) XenApp
Vendors
1 36 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.58%) Telerik
3 3 (3.95%) VMware
3 3 (3.95%) Citrix
4 2 (2.63%) Cognos
5 1 (1.32%) Cisco
5 1 (1.32%) IBM
5 1 (1.32%) Veritas
Leicester, Leicestershire
Next Plc
Salary: + Good Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago