The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Loughborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Loughborough region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 10 19 11
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 6.25% 1.47% 2.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.38% 9.09% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Loughborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
13 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 40.63% 16.18% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 6
Average salary £37,750 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.83% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,650 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SQL Server 2008
Leicestershire

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Loughborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Loughborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Loughborough

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Loughborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Loughborough region.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Loughborough

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Loughborough

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Loughborough 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) WF
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) VC++
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) XAML
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) C++

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Loughborough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Loughborough 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) WF
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) VC++
2 1 (50.00%) XAML
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft