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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 32 36 34
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 11 11 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 2.97% 3.01% 5.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.24% 9.73% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 18
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £37,500 £40,650
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
119 113 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 32.16% 30.87% 46.58%
Number of salaries quoted 89 82 136
Average salary £37,100 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,740 £21,700 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,000 £41,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Bradford

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (92.31%) .NET
2 12 (92.31%) C#
2 12 (92.31%) SQL Server 2005
2 12 (92.31%) .NET Framework
3 11 (84.62%) SQL
3 11 (84.62%) VB.NET
3 11 (84.62%) ASP.NET
3 11 (84.62%) OO
4 9 (69.23%) WinForms
4 9 (69.23%) Web Services
4 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
4 9 (69.23%) OOP
5 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
5 5 (38.46%) ADO.NET
6 4 (30.77%) Legal
7 3 (23.08%) IIS
7 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
8 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
8 2 (15.38%) VBA
8 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
8 2 (15.38%) VB
8 2 (15.38%) jQuery
8 2 (15.38%) Web Application Development
8 2 (15.38%) Ajax
9 1 (7.69%) VB6
9 1 (7.69%) Scrum
9 1 (7.69%) Oracle
9 1 (7.69%) Sybase
9 1 (7.69%) VBScript

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 3 (23.08%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (92.31%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (30.77%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (76.92%) .NET Developer
3 7 (53.85%) VB.NET Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Software Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior VB.NET Developer
5 2 (15.38%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (7.69%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Applications Developer
6 1 (7.69%) VB Developer
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) .NET
1 12 (92.31%) .NET Framework
2 11 (84.62%) ASP.NET
3 9 (69.23%) Web Services
3 9 (69.23%) WinForms
4 5 (38.46%) ADO.NET
5 2 (15.38%) Ajax
5 2 (15.38%) jQuery
6 1 (7.69%) DCOM
6 1 (7.69%) XML
6 1 (7.69%) DOM
6 1 (7.69%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) OO
2 9 (69.23%) OOP
3 2 (15.38%) Web Application Development
4 1 (7.69%) ETL
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) C#
2 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 11 (84.62%) VB.NET
3 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
4 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 2 (15.38%) VBA
5 2 (15.38%) VB
6 1 (7.69%) VB6
6 1 (7.69%) VBScript
6 1 (7.69%) C
6 1 (7.69%) C++
6 1 (7.69%) Java
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Sybase