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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 28 36 44
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +8
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 49 67 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 6.81% 7.12% 5.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 17.50% 17.49% 15.12%
Number of salaries quoted 49 66 29
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £46,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
280 383 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 38.89% 40.70% 35.64%
Number of salaries quoted 238 346 226
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.26%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +3 37 £40,000 -6.97% 5
Loughborough +4 6 £45,000 +28.57%
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 2 £35,500 -
SQL Server 2008
East Midlands

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 77 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 60 (77.92%) .NET
3 57 (74.03%) SQL Server 2012
4 56 (72.73%) C#
5 55 (71.43%) SQL
6 51 (66.23%) ASP.NET
7 49 (63.64%) SQL Server 2005
8 47 (61.04%) CSS
8 47 (61.04%) T-SQL
8 47 (61.04%) JavaScript
9 44 (57.14%) HTML
9 44 (57.14%) .NET Framework
10 39 (50.65%) jQuery
11 38 (49.35%) Web Services
11 38 (49.35%) Microsoft
12 36 (46.75%) XML
12 36 (46.75%) Ajax
13 34 (44.16%) XSD
13 34 (44.16%) XSLT
13 34 (44.16%) SOAP
13 34 (44.16%) XHTML
14 23 (29.87%) ASP.NET MVC
14 23 (29.87%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 22 (28.57%) Entity Framework
15 22 (28.57%) LINQ
16 17 (22.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 16 (20.78%) VB.NET
18 12 (15.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 10 (12.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 10 (12.99%) MVC

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 3 (3.90%) DNN
2 2 (2.60%) IIS
3 1 (1.30%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (2.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.60%) CTI
2 1 (1.30%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 57 (74.03%) SQL Server 2012
3 49 (63.64%) SQL Server 2005
4 17 (22.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (15.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (12.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (10.39%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (7.79%) VLDB
9 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (2.60%) OLAP
10 2 (2.60%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (2.60%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.90%) SoapUI
2 3 (3.90%) CruiseControl
2 3 (3.90%) Selenium
3 2 (2.60%) TeamCity
3 2 (2.60%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (11.69%) Finance
2 2 (2.60%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 61 (79.22%) Developer
2 37 (48.05%) Software Developer
3 24 (31.17%) Senior Developer
4 21 (27.27%) Senior Software Developer
5 13 (16.88%) Applications Support
6 6 (7.79%) C# Developer
6 6 (7.79%) DBA
6 6 (7.79%) Applications Developer
6 6 (7.79%) Web Developer
6 6 (7.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (7.79%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (6.49%) SQL Developer
7 5 (6.49%) Lead Developer
8 4 (5.19%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) Applications Support Engineer
9 3 (3.90%) .NET Web Developer
9 3 (3.90%) Senior C# Developer
9 3 (3.90%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (3.90%) .NET Developer
9 3 (3.90%) Senior .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (77.92%) .NET
2 51 (66.23%) ASP.NET
3 47 (61.04%) CSS
4 44 (57.14%) HTML
4 44 (57.14%) .NET Framework
5 39 (50.65%) jQuery
6 38 (49.35%) Web Services
7 36 (46.75%) XML
7 36 (46.75%) Ajax
8 34 (44.16%) XSD
8 34 (44.16%) XSLT
8 34 (44.16%) XHTML
8 34 (44.16%) SOAP
9 23 (29.87%) ASP.NET MVC
9 23 (29.87%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 22 (28.57%) LINQ
10 22 (28.57%) Entity Framework
11 8 (10.39%) WinForms
12 6 (7.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 3 (3.90%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.79%) Client/Server
1 6 (7.79%) User Experience
2 4 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.30%) NHS
3 1 (1.30%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.39%) Windows
2 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.30%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (12.99%) ETL
1 10 (12.99%) MVC
2 6 (7.79%) Kimball Methodology
3 5 (6.49%) Web Design
4 4 (5.19%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (5.19%) Logistics
5 3 (3.90%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (3.90%) Integration Testing
5 3 (3.90%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (3.90%) Extreme Programming
5 3 (3.90%) E-Commerce
5 3 (3.90%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (2.60%) Analytics
6 2 (2.60%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (2.60%) Configuration Management
6 2 (2.60%) Change Management
6 2 (2.60%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (2.60%) Data Analysis
6 2 (2.60%) Web Analytics
6 2 (2.60%) Search Engine Marketing
Programming Languages
1 56 (72.73%) C#
2 55 (71.43%) SQL
3 47 (61.04%) T-SQL
3 47 (61.04%) JavaScript
4 16 (20.78%) VB.NET
5 3 (3.90%) VB
6 1 (1.30%) Java
6 1 (1.30%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.60%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.30%) XenApp
2 1 (1.30%) Citrix Presentation Server
Vendors
1 38 (49.35%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.49%) Citrix
3 4 (5.19%) Google
4 2 (2.60%) VMware
4 2 (2.60%) Cisco
5 1 (1.30%) IBM
5 1 (1.30%) Tableau
5 1 (1.30%) Cognos
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