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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 47 33 27
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 26 56 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.74% 5.88% 9.43%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.32% 15.56% 20.98%
Number of salaries quoted 25 51 63
Average salary £39,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,001
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
252 360 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 36.26% 37.82% 44.92%
Number of salaries quoted 220 328 277
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +1 22 £37,500 -16.66% 3
Loughborough +3 1 £50,000 +33.33%
SQL Server 2008
East Midlands

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 75 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 58 (77.33%) C#
2 58 (77.33%) .NET
3 55 (73.33%) CSS
4 53 (70.67%) JavaScript
4 53 (70.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 49 (65.33%) SQL
5 49 (65.33%) ASP.NET
6 48 (64.00%) HTML
7 44 (58.67%) T-SQL
7 44 (58.67%) .NET Framework
8 40 (53.33%) SQL Server 2005
9 39 (52.00%) Microsoft
10 35 (46.67%) jQuery
11 33 (44.00%) XML
12 32 (42.67%) Web Services
13 31 (41.33%) XHTML
13 31 (41.33%) Ajax
14 30 (40.00%) XSD
14 30 (40.00%) XSLT
14 30 (40.00%) SOAP
15 16 (21.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 16 (21.33%) Entity Framework
16 15 (20.00%) WinForms
17 13 (17.33%) MVC
17 13 (17.33%) VB.NET
17 13 (17.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 13 (17.33%) ASP.NET Web API
18 12 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 12 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 5 (6.67%) IIS
2 1 (1.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 53 (70.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 40 (53.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 16 (21.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (9.33%) VLDB
9 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (2.67%) OLAP
10 2 (2.67%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (2.67%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 8 (10.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.67%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (14.67%) Finance
2 4 (5.33%) Retail
3 3 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 62 (82.67%) Developer
2 30 (40.00%) Software Developer
3 21 (28.00%) Senior Developer
3 21 (28.00%) Senior Software Developer
4 10 (13.33%) Applications Support
5 8 (10.67%) Applications Developer
6 7 (9.33%) DBA
7 6 (8.00%) Programmer
7 6 (8.00%) C# Developer
7 6 (8.00%) SQL Developer
8 5 (6.67%) Mobile Developer
9 4 (5.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (5.33%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (5.33%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 4 (5.33%) AWS Developer
10 3 (4.00%) Lead Developer
10 3 (4.00%) .NET Developer
10 3 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (4.00%) Analyst
11 2 (2.67%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (77.33%) .NET
2 55 (73.33%) CSS
3 49 (65.33%) ASP.NET
4 48 (64.00%) HTML
5 44 (58.67%) .NET Framework
6 35 (46.67%) jQuery
7 33 (44.00%) XML
8 32 (42.67%) Web Services
9 31 (41.33%) XHTML
9 31 (41.33%) Ajax
10 30 (40.00%) XSD
10 30 (40.00%) XSLT
10 30 (40.00%) SOAP
11 16 (21.33%) Entity Framework
12 15 (20.00%) WinForms
13 13 (17.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 13 (17.33%) ASP.NET Web API
14 12 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 12 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
15 11 (14.67%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.67%) Client/Server
2 6 (8.00%) iPhone
3 5 (6.67%) NHS
4 4 (5.33%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.67%) User Experience
5 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.33%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.33%) Windows
2 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.33%) MVC
2 10 (13.33%) ETL
3 9 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (12.00%) SDLC
4 8 (10.67%) E-Commerce
5 7 (9.33%) Complex ETL
5 7 (9.33%) Kimball Methodology
6 6 (8.00%) Web Development
6 6 (8.00%) Mobile Development
7 5 (6.67%) Unit Testing
8 4 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (4.00%) Logistics
10 2 (2.67%) Web Analytics
10 2 (2.67%) Search Engine Marketing
10 2 (2.67%) Release Management
10 2 (2.67%) Analytics
10 2 (2.67%) iOS Development
10 2 (2.67%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (2.67%) Mentoring
10 2 (2.67%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (77.33%) C#
2 53 (70.67%) JavaScript
3 49 (65.33%) SQL
4 44 (58.67%) T-SQL
5 13 (17.33%) VB.NET
6 5 (6.67%) PHP
7 1 (1.33%) VB
7 1 (1.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 2 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.67%) XenApp
Vendors
1 39 (52.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.67%) Telerik
3 2 (2.67%) VMware
3 2 (2.67%) Citrix
3 2 (2.67%) Cognos
4 1 (1.33%) Cisco
4 1 (1.33%) IBM
4 1 (1.33%) Veritas
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