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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 57 33 39
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 25 63 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.14% 8.81% 6.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.94% 18.53% 14.85%
Number of salaries quoted 22 62 43
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 £37,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,060 £42,800
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
315 340 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 39.62% 47.55% 41.91%
Number of salaries quoted 282 313 259
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -14 13 £45,000 +18.42% 1
Lutterworth - 4 £40,000 - 1
Market Harborough - 2 £37,500 -
Loughborough +2 1 £37,500 +7.14%
SQL Server 2008
East Midlands

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 89 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 56 (62.92%) SQL Server 2005
3 53 (59.55%) Microsoft
3 53 (59.55%) .NET
4 51 (57.30%) ASP.NET
4 51 (57.30%) C#
5 48 (53.93%) HTML
5 48 (53.93%) SQL
6 47 (52.81%) CSS
7 44 (49.44%) JavaScript
8 43 (48.31%) jQuery
8 43 (48.31%) SQL Server 2012
9 39 (43.82%) T-SQL
9 39 (43.82%) XML
10 37 (41.57%) Web Services
11 34 (38.20%) Windows
12 30 (33.71%) ASP.NET MVC
13 27 (30.34%) Ajax
13 27 (30.34%) .NET Framework
14 25 (28.09%) XSLT
14 25 (28.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 23 (25.84%) SOAP
16 22 (24.72%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 22 (24.72%) LINQ
17 21 (23.60%) XSD
17 21 (23.60%) XHTML
17 21 (23.60%) MS Excel
18 18 (20.22%) Degree
18 18 (20.22%) Agile Software Development
18 18 (20.22%) HTML5

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (12.36%) IIS
2 7 (7.87%) MS Exchange
2 7 (7.87%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (5.62%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (5.62%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (4.49%) DNN
4 4 (4.49%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.25%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.25%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.12%) CMS
6 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 21 (23.60%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.99%) Internet
2 7 (7.87%) SAN
3 6 (6.74%) Firewall
3 6 (6.74%) TCP/IP
3 6 (6.74%) DNS
4 5 (5.62%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.12%) LAN
5 1 (1.12%) WAN
5 1 (1.12%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 56 (62.92%) SQL Server 2005
3 43 (48.31%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (15.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (14.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (13.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (12.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 7 (7.87%) OLAP
9 6 (6.74%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (3.37%) OLTP
11 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
11 1 (1.12%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (8.99%) Visual Studio
2 7 (7.87%) Selenium
3 5 (5.62%) CruiseControl
3 5 (5.62%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (4.49%) SoapUI
5 3 (3.37%) WebDriver
6 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (1.12%) Subversion
7 1 (1.12%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.12%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.12%) MSBuild
General
1 9 (10.11%) Finance
1 9 (10.11%) Aerospace
2 4 (4.49%) Music Industry
3 2 (2.25%) Retail
4 1 (1.12%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 60 (67.42%) Developer
2 29 (32.58%) Senior Developer
3 22 (24.72%) Web Developer
4 17 (19.10%) .NET Developer
4 17 (19.10%) C# Developer
5 15 (16.85%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (16.85%) Senior Web Developer
6 13 (14.61%) DBA
6 13 (14.61%) SQL DBA
7 10 (11.24%) Software Developer
8 9 (10.11%) Systems Engineer
8 9 (10.11%) Support Engineer
9 8 (8.99%) Administrator
10 7 (7.87%) SQL Developer
11 6 (6.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (6.74%) SQL Server Developer
11 6 (6.74%) Technical Engineer
11 6 (6.74%) Senior C# Developer
11 6 (6.74%) ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (6.74%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (59.55%) .NET
2 51 (57.30%) ASP.NET
3 48 (53.93%) HTML
4 47 (52.81%) CSS
5 43 (48.31%) jQuery
6 39 (43.82%) XML
7 37 (41.57%) Web Services
8 30 (33.71%) ASP.NET MVC
9 27 (30.34%) Ajax
9 27 (30.34%) .NET Framework
10 25 (28.09%) XSLT
10 25 (28.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 23 (25.84%) SOAP
12 22 (24.72%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 22 (24.72%) LINQ
13 21 (23.60%) XSD
13 21 (23.60%) XHTML
14 18 (20.22%) HTML5
15 16 (17.98%) CSS3
16 8 (8.99%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.24%) Clustering
2 9 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.74%) Smartcard
4 4 (4.49%) Replication
5 2 (2.25%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.25%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.25%) Life Science
5 2 (2.25%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.25%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 34 (38.20%) Windows
2 11 (12.36%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (12.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (7.87%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (6.74%) Windows 7
4 6 (6.74%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (20.22%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (19.10%) MVC
2 17 (19.10%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (14.61%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (11.24%) Web Development
4 10 (11.24%) ETL
4 10 (11.24%) Configuration Management
5 9 (10.11%) Waterfall
6 8 (8.99%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (7.87%) Software Engineering
7 7 (7.87%) High Availability
8 6 (6.74%) Software Deployment
8 6 (6.74%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (6.74%) Dimensional Modelling
8 6 (6.74%) Data Protection
8 6 (6.74%) Data Analysis
8 6 (6.74%) Business Analysis
8 6 (6.74%) E-Commerce
9 5 (5.62%) Change Management
9 5 (5.62%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (57.30%) C#
2 48 (53.93%) SQL
3 44 (49.44%) JavaScript
4 39 (43.82%) T-SQL
5 12 (13.48%) VB.NET
6 6 (6.74%) PowerShell
6 6 (6.74%) VBScript
7 3 (3.37%) VBA
8 2 (2.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (20.22%) Degree
2 10 (11.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (6.74%) Microsoft Certified Master
3 6 (6.74%) MCSM
3 6 (6.74%) MCSE
4 4 (4.49%) MCITP
5 3 (3.37%) MCTS
6 2 (2.25%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.25%) QA
2 1 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (14.61%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.74%) vSphere
2 6 (6.74%) XenApp
3 5 (5.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.12%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (7.87%) SCCM
2 6 (6.74%) SCOM
Vendors
1 53 (59.55%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.87%) VMware
3 6 (6.74%) Dell
3 6 (6.74%) Citrix
4 5 (5.62%) HP
4 5 (5.62%) Altiris
5 1 (1.12%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.12%) EMC
5 1 (1.12%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.12%) NetApp
5 1 (1.12%) Sitecore
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Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum
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