The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 48 30 30
Rank change year-on-year
-18 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 14 14 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 2.99% 3.83% 6.86%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.91% 11.57% 17.21%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 21
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £34,100 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,200 £43,500 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server 2008
West Yorkshire

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 Bradford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
177 121 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 37.74% 33.06% 39.87%
Number of salaries quoted 136 90 108
Average salary £37,100 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £40,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Bradford

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Bradford

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford 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 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (93.75%) SQL
3 13 (81.25%) C#
3 13 (81.25%) .NET
3 13 (81.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 13 (81.25%) .NET Framework
4 12 (75.00%) VB.NET
4 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (75.00%) OOP
4 12 (75.00%) OO
5 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET
5 11 (68.75%) WinForms
6 8 (50.00%) Web Services
7 6 (37.50%) ADO.NET
7 6 (37.50%) T-SQL
7 6 (37.50%) Legal
8 4 (25.00%) VBA
8 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
9 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (12.50%) VBScript
9 2 (12.50%) VB
10 1 (6.25%) C++
10 1 (6.25%) Java
10 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
10 1 (6.25%) Oracle
10 1 (6.25%) C
10 1 (6.25%) Sybase
10 1 (6.25%) IIS
10 1 (6.25%) ETL

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford 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 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (81.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (6.25%) QlikView
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (37.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
2 11 (68.75%) .NET Developer
3 8 (50.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Software Developer
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Database Developer
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Junior DBA
6 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Junior Systems Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Junior
6 1 (6.25%) VB Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) DBA
6 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) .NET
1 13 (81.25%) .NET Framework
2 11 (68.75%) WinForms
2 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET
3 8 (50.00%) Web Services
4 6 (37.50%) ADO.NET
5 1 (6.25%) DCOM
5 1 (6.25%) XML
5 1 (6.25%) DOM
5 1 (6.25%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) OOP
1 12 (75.00%) OO
2 1 (6.25%) ETL
2 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (6.25%) Scrum
2 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (6.25%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) SQL
2 13 (81.25%) C#
3 12 (75.00%) VB.NET
4 6 (37.50%) T-SQL
5 4 (25.00%) VBA
6 2 (12.50%) VBScript
6 2 (12.50%) VB
7 1 (6.25%) C++
7 1 (6.25%) Java
7 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
7 1 (6.25%) VB6
7 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
7 1 (6.25%) C
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Sybase
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: 40000-45000
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
The SmartList
Salary: up to £35k (depending on experience) + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago