The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax 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 April 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 Halifax region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 41 30 39
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +9
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 7 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 1.85% 4.97% 0.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.24% 16.00% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 1
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +13.20%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
85 50 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 22.49% 31.06% 33.80%
Number of salaries quoted 78 38 59
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% +16.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £38,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SQL Server 2008
West Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (70.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (65.00%) SQL
3 13 (65.00%) T-SQL
4 12 (60.00%) Finance
4 12 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
5 11 (55.00%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (55.00%) ETL
6 10 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (45.00%) .NET
8 8 (40.00%) C#
9 7 (35.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (30.00%) Data Quality
10 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET
10 6 (30.00%) MVC
11 5 (25.00%) Intranet
11 5 (25.00%) Star Schema
11 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
11 5 (25.00%) SAP
11 5 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (25.00%) SAP Portal
12 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
13 3 (15.00%) Oracle
13 3 (15.00%) XML

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 5 (25.00%) SAP Portal
2 2 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (70.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (55.00%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (25.00%) Star Schema
7 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 12 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Developer
2 11 (55.00%) ETL Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Senior ETL Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Senior Developer
4 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Developer
4 5 (25.00%) Senior Microsoft Developer
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) .NET
2 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (15.00%) XML
4 2 (10.00%) Web Services
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.00%) WinForms
5 1 (5.00%) CSLA.NET
5 1 (5.00%) jQuery
5 1 (5.00%) HTML
5 1 (5.00%) CSS
5 1 (5.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) E-Learning
1 1 (5.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) ETL
2 10 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (30.00%) MVC
4 5 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (10.00%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (10.00%) Data Mapping
5 2 (10.00%) Migration
6 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Data Transformation
6 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) SQL
1 13 (65.00%) T-SQL
2 8 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (10.00%) VB
3 2 (10.00%) VB6
4 1 (5.00%) C++
4 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) SAP
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) Infragistics
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