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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 32 43 32
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -11
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 47 58 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 6.70% 6.23% 7.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.36% 16.20% 20.15%
Number of salaries quoted 46 58 50
Average salary £44,000 £41,250 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £46,450 £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
256 358 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 36.47% 38.45% 39.34%
Number of salaries quoted 222 329 242
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +7.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +8 37 £43,000 -4.44% 2
Loughborough - 6 £45,000 -
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 22 May 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 83 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 65 (78.31%) .NET
3 64 (77.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 62 (74.70%) C#
5 59 (71.08%) SQL
6 56 (67.47%) ASP.NET
7 53 (63.86%) CSS
7 53 (63.86%) JavaScript
8 52 (62.65%) T-SQL
8 52 (62.65%) SQL Server 2005
9 50 (60.24%) HTML
10 48 (57.83%) .NET Framework
11 44 (53.01%) Microsoft
12 43 (51.81%) Web Services
12 43 (51.81%) jQuery
13 42 (50.60%) XML
14 40 (48.19%) Ajax
15 39 (46.99%) XSD
15 39 (46.99%) XSLT
15 39 (46.99%) SOAP
16 38 (45.78%) XHTML
17 21 (25.30%) ASP.NET MVC
17 21 (25.30%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 20 (24.10%) Entity Framework
18 20 (24.10%) LINQ
19 18 (21.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 17 (20.48%) VB.NET
21 12 (14.46%) Finance
21 12 (14.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 10 (12.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 2 (2.41%) DNN
1 2 (2.41%) IIS
1 2 (2.41%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (3.61%) MS Office
2 1 (1.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.41%) CTI
2 1 (1.20%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 64 (77.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 52 (62.65%) SQL Server 2005
4 18 (21.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (14.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (12.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (9.64%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (7.23%) VLDB
9 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (2.41%) OLAP
10 2 (2.41%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (2.41%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 4 (4.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.41%) CruiseControl
2 2 (2.41%) Selenium
2 2 (2.41%) TeamCity
2 2 (2.41%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.41%) SoapUI
General
1 12 (14.46%) Finance
2 3 (3.61%) Marketing
3 1 (1.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 67 (80.72%) Developer
2 42 (50.60%) Software Developer
3 28 (33.73%) Senior Developer
4 26 (31.33%) Senior Software Developer
5 14 (16.87%) Applications Support
6 8 (9.64%) Applications Developer
7 6 (7.23%) DBA
8 5 (6.02%) Web Developer
8 5 (6.02%) Lead Developer
8 5 (6.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (6.02%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (6.02%) C# Developer
8 5 (6.02%) SQL Developer
9 3 (3.61%) Analyst
9 3 (3.61%) Support Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) Applications Support Engineer
10 2 (2.41%) .NET Web Developer
10 2 (2.41%) Senior C# Developer
10 2 (2.41%) Senior .NET Developer
10 2 (2.41%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (78.31%) .NET
2 56 (67.47%) ASP.NET
3 53 (63.86%) CSS
4 50 (60.24%) HTML
5 48 (57.83%) .NET Framework
6 43 (51.81%) Web Services
6 43 (51.81%) jQuery
7 42 (50.60%) XML
8 40 (48.19%) Ajax
9 39 (46.99%) XSD
9 39 (46.99%) XSLT
9 39 (46.99%) SOAP
10 38 (45.78%) XHTML
11 21 (25.30%) ASP.NET MVC
11 21 (25.30%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 20 (24.10%) Entity Framework
12 20 (24.10%) LINQ
13 10 (12.05%) WinForms
14 8 (9.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 3 (3.61%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.64%) Client/Server
2 6 (7.23%) User Experience
3 4 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.20%) NHS
4 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.20%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.43%) Windows
2 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.20%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (12.05%) ETL
2 9 (10.84%) MVC
3 6 (7.23%) Kimball Methodology
4 5 (6.02%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (4.82%) Logistics
5 4 (4.82%) Web Design
6 2 (2.41%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (2.41%) Web Analytics
6 2 (2.41%) Data Analysis
6 2 (2.41%) Search Engine Marketing
6 2 (2.41%) Integration Testing
6 2 (2.41%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (2.41%) Release Management
6 2 (2.41%) E-Commerce
6 2 (2.41%) Change Management
6 2 (2.41%) Extreme Programming
6 2 (2.41%) Configuration Management
6 2 (2.41%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (2.41%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (2.41%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 62 (74.70%) C#
2 59 (71.08%) SQL
3 53 (63.86%) JavaScript
4 52 (62.65%) T-SQL
5 17 (20.48%) VB.NET
6 3 (3.61%) VB
7 1 (1.20%) Java
7 1 (1.20%) VBA
7 1 (1.20%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.41%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.20%) XenApp
2 1 (1.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
Vendors
1 44 (53.01%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.82%) Citrix
3 3 (3.61%) Cisco
3 3 (3.61%) Google
4 2 (2.41%) Cognos
4 2 (2.41%) VMware
5 1 (1.20%) Veritas
5 1 (1.20%) IBM
5 1 (1.20%) Tableau
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