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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 40 29 36
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 39 66 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 4.55% 9.46% 7.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.61% 21.02% 16.49%
Number of salaries quoted 34 65 59
Average salary £41,250 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.55% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
336 314 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 39.21% 44.99% 45.68%
Number of salaries quoted 301 292 315
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 August 2014.

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 27 August 2014. 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 -13 20 £44,000 +15.78% 1
Lutterworth - 4 £40,000 - 1
Loughborough -1 3 £37,500 +7.14%
Market Harborough - 3 £37,500 -
SQL Server 2008
East Midlands

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 99 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 68 (68.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 65 (65.66%) .NET
4 63 (63.64%) Microsoft
5 62 (62.63%) ASP.NET
5 62 (62.63%) C#
6 59 (59.60%) HTML
6 59 (59.60%) SQL
7 58 (58.59%) CSS
8 55 (55.56%) JavaScript
9 54 (54.55%) jQuery
10 52 (52.53%) SQL Server 2012
11 50 (50.51%) T-SQL
11 50 (50.51%) XML
12 46 (46.46%) Web Services
13 39 (39.39%) ASP.NET MVC
14 36 (36.36%) Ajax
15 35 (35.35%) .NET Framework
15 35 (35.35%) XSLT
16 33 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 32 (32.32%) SOAP
18 31 (31.31%) Windows
19 30 (30.30%) XSD
19 30 (30.30%) XHTML
19 30 (30.30%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 30 (30.30%) LINQ
20 21 (21.21%) MS Excel
21 19 (19.19%) Business Intelligence
21 19 (19.19%) HTML5
22 17 (17.17%) MVC

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 11 (11.11%) IIS
2 7 (7.07%) MS Exchange
2 7 (7.07%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (5.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (5.05%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (4.04%) DNN
4 4 (4.04%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.02%) CMS
5 2 (2.02%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.02%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 21 (21.21%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.01%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.09%) Internet
2 7 (7.07%) SAN
3 6 (6.06%) Firewall
3 6 (6.06%) TCP/IP
3 6 (6.06%) DNS
4 5 (5.05%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.01%) LAN
5 1 (1.01%) WAN
5 1 (1.01%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 68 (68.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 52 (52.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 16 (16.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (15.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (14.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 12 (12.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 8 (8.08%) OLAP
9 7 (7.07%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (4.04%) OLTP
11 2 (2.02%) Relational Database
12 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (1.01%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (8.08%) Visual Studio
2 7 (7.07%) Selenium
3 6 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (5.05%) CruiseControl
5 4 (4.04%) SoapUI
6 3 (3.03%) WebDriver
6 3 (3.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (1.01%) MSBuild
7 1 (1.01%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.01%) Subversion
7 1 (1.01%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (9.09%) Finance
2 8 (8.08%) Aerospace
3 4 (4.04%) Music Industry
4 3 (3.03%) Retail
5 1 (1.01%) Marketing
5 1 (1.01%) Legal
Job Titles
1 72 (72.73%) Developer
2 33 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 28 (28.28%) Web Developer
4 19 (19.19%) Senior Web Developer
5 18 (18.18%) .NET Developer
6 17 (17.17%) C# Developer
7 14 (14.14%) Software Developer
7 14 (14.14%) C# .NET Developer
8 13 (13.13%) DBA
8 13 (13.13%) SQL DBA
9 8 (8.08%) SQL Developer
9 8 (8.08%) Administrator
10 7 (7.07%) SQL Server Developer
11 6 (6.06%) Technical Engineer
11 6 (6.06%) Technical Support Engineer
11 6 (6.06%) Technical Support
11 6 (6.06%) Senior Systems Engineer
11 6 (6.06%) Support Engineer
11 6 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
12 5 (5.05%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (65.66%) .NET
2 62 (62.63%) ASP.NET
3 59 (59.60%) HTML
4 58 (58.59%) CSS
5 54 (54.55%) jQuery
6 50 (50.51%) XML
7 46 (46.46%) Web Services
8 39 (39.39%) ASP.NET MVC
9 36 (36.36%) Ajax
10 35 (35.35%) .NET Framework
10 35 (35.35%) XSLT
11 33 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 32 (32.32%) SOAP
13 30 (30.30%) XSD
13 30 (30.30%) XHTML
13 30 (30.30%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 30 (30.30%) LINQ
14 19 (19.19%) HTML5
15 16 (16.16%) CSS3
16 8 (8.08%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.10%) Clustering
2 6 (6.06%) Smartcard
3 4 (4.04%) Replication
4 3 (3.03%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.02%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.02%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.01%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.01%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 31 (31.31%) Windows
2 11 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (8.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (7.07%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (6.06%) Windows 7
5 6 (6.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (19.19%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (17.17%) MVC
3 13 (13.13%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (11.11%) ETL
5 10 (10.10%) Web Development
6 9 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (9.09%) Waterfall
7 8 (8.08%) E-Commerce
8 7 (7.07%) Configuration Management
8 7 (7.07%) Data Analysis
8 7 (7.07%) Business Analysis
8 7 (7.07%) Dimensional Modelling
8 7 (7.07%) High Availability
9 6 (6.06%) Software Deployment
9 6 (6.06%) Data Protection
9 6 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (6.06%) Software Engineering
10 5 (5.05%) Incident Management
10 5 (5.05%) Problem Management
10 5 (5.05%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 62 (62.63%) C#
2 59 (59.60%) SQL
3 55 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 50 (50.51%) T-SQL
5 13 (13.13%) VB.NET
6 6 (6.06%) VBScript
6 6 (6.06%) PowerShell
7 4 (4.04%) VBA
8 3 (3.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (14.14%) Degree
2 11 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (6.06%) MCSE
3 6 (6.06%) Microsoft Certified Master
3 6 (6.06%) MCSM
4 5 (5.05%) MCITP
5 4 (4.04%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.02%) QA
2 1 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (13.13%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.06%) XenApp
2 6 (6.06%) vSphere
3 5 (5.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.01%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (7.07%) SCCM
2 6 (6.06%) SCOM
Vendors
1 63 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.07%) VMware
3 6 (6.06%) Dell
3 6 (6.06%) Citrix
4 5 (5.05%) HP
4 5 (5.05%) Altiris
5 1 (1.01%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.01%) EMC
5 1 (1.01%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.01%) NetApp
5 1 (1.01%) CheckPoint
Lutterworth
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