The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 29 34 24
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 4 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 3.15% 2.19% 6.37%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.70% 7.14% 27.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 13
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 Halifax region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
46 56 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 36.22% 30.60% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 41 40 39
Median salary £52,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £46,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of job ads across the Halifax region citing SQL Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Halifax

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Halifax region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Electronic Trading
2 4 (66.67%) MVVM
2 4 (66.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (66.67%) Razor View Engine
2 4 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Phone
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Phone 8
2 4 (66.67%) Analytics
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (33.33%) Database Security
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) Coaching
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Database Tuning

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Software Developer
2 2 (33.33%) DBA
2 2 (33.33%) Senior DBA
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior SQL DBA
2 2 (33.33%) Senior SQL Server DBA
2 2 (33.33%) SQL DBA
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
1 4 (66.67%) Razor View Engine
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
1 4 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Phone
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Analytics
1 4 (66.67%) Electronic Trading
1 4 (66.67%) MVC
1 4 (66.67%) MVVM
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Coaching
2 2 (33.33%) Database Security
2 2 (33.33%) Database Tuning
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
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