The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 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 Bradford region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 36 31 31
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 7 12 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 2.08% 3.70% 5.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.22% 11.65% 13.51%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 20
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £38,850 £40,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
97 103 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 28.87% 31.79% 42.29%
Number of salaries quoted 82 67 136
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £39,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server 2008
West Yorkshire

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 29 July 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Bradford

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (84.21%) SQL Server 2005
3 13 (68.42%) .NET
3 13 (68.42%) C#
4 12 (63.16%) VB.NET
4 12 (63.16%) ASP.NET
4 12 (63.16%) .NET Framework
5 11 (57.89%) Web Services
5 11 (57.89%) OO
6 9 (47.37%) IIS
7 8 (42.11%) SQL
8 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
8 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
9 6 (31.58%) WinForms
9 6 (31.58%) Ajax
9 6 (31.58%) Visual Studio
9 6 (31.58%) jQuery
9 6 (31.58%) Web Application Development
10 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
10 5 (26.32%) OOP
11 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (15.79%) ADO.NET
11 3 (15.79%) Windows
12 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
12 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
12 2 (10.53%) MS Office
12 2 (10.53%) VB
12 2 (10.53%) Automated Testing
12 2 (10.53%) TDD

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 9 (47.37%) IIS
2 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.26%) SAS
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) LAN
1 2 (10.53%) WAN
1 2 (10.53%) VPN
1 2 (10.53%) SAN
1 2 (10.53%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (84.21%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (5.26%) OLAP
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.53%) FitNesse
3 1 (5.26%) ERwin
General
1 2 (10.53%) Legal
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Developer
2 10 (52.63%) .NET Developer
3 9 (47.37%) VB.NET Developer
4 6 (31.58%) Senior Developer
4 6 (31.58%) Senior .NET Developer
4 6 (31.58%) Senior VB.NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Technician
5 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Business Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Applications Developer
6 1 (5.26%) VB Developer
6 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Database Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (5.26%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (68.42%) .NET
2 12 (63.16%) ASP.NET
2 12 (63.16%) .NET Framework
3 11 (57.89%) Web Services
4 6 (31.58%) WinForms
4 6 (31.58%) Ajax
4 6 (31.58%) jQuery
5 3 (15.79%) ADO.NET
6 1 (5.26%) DCOM
6 1 (5.26%) CSS
6 1 (5.26%) XML
6 1 (5.26%) DOM
6 1 (5.26%) XSLT
6 1 (5.26%) HTML
6 1 (5.26%) MDX
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) OO
2 6 (31.58%) Web Application Development
3 5 (26.32%) OOP
4 2 (10.53%) TDD
4 2 (10.53%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.26%) ETL
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.26%) Scrum
5 1 (5.26%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) C#
2 12 (63.16%) VB.NET
3 8 (42.11%) SQL
4 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
5 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
6 2 (10.53%) VB
7 1 (5.26%) VBScript
7 1 (5.26%) VB6
7 1 (5.26%) C
7 1 (5.26%) C++
7 1 (5.26%) Java
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
1 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) WSUS
1 2 (10.53%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Sybase