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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 45 34 30
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 13 13 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 2.95% 3.49% 6.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.28% 10.83% 15.83%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 22
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 £27,800 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £37,750 £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
157 120 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 35.60% 32.26% 43.44%
Number of salaries quoted 119 87 123
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 18 September 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Bradford

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 18 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%) SQL
3 11 (84.62%) C#
3 11 (84.62%) .NET
3 11 (84.62%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (84.62%) .NET Framework
4 10 (76.92%) WinForms
4 10 (76.92%) VB.NET
4 10 (76.92%) ASP.NET
4 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
4 10 (76.92%) OOP
4 10 (76.92%) OO
5 7 (53.85%) Web Services
6 5 (38.46%) Legal
6 5 (38.46%) ADO.NET
6 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
7 3 (23.08%) VBA
7 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
8 2 (15.38%) VBScript
8 2 (15.38%) VB
9 1 (7.69%) C++
9 1 (7.69%) Java
9 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
9 1 (7.69%) Oracle
9 1 (7.69%) C
9 1 (7.69%) Sybase
9 1 (7.69%) IIS
9 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (7.69%) ETL
9 1 (7.69%) XML

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 1 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (84.62%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (7.69%) QlikView
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (38.46%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 9 (69.23%) .NET Developer
3 6 (46.15%) VB.NET Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Software Developer
5 2 (15.38%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) DBA
6 1 (7.69%) Applications Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Junior
6 1 (7.69%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Junior Systems Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) VB Developer
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Database Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Junior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) .NET
1 11 (84.62%) .NET Framework
2 10 (76.92%) WinForms
2 10 (76.92%) ASP.NET
3 7 (53.85%) Web Services
4 5 (38.46%) ADO.NET
5 1 (7.69%) XML
5 1 (7.69%) DOM
5 1 (7.69%) XSLT
5 1 (7.69%) DCOM
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) OOP
1 10 (76.92%) OO
2 1 (7.69%) ETL
2 1 (7.69%) Scrum
2 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.69%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 11 (84.62%) C#
3 10 (76.92%) VB.NET
4 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
5 3 (23.08%) VBA
6 2 (15.38%) VBScript
6 2 (15.38%) VB
7 1 (7.69%) C++
7 1 (7.69%) Java
7 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
7 1 (7.69%) C
7 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
7 1 (7.69%) VB6
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Sybase