The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Harrogate region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 16 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 Harrogate region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 54 35 27
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -8
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 9 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 2.20% 2.77% 2.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.47% 17.78% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 2
Average salary £46,250 £36,834 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.56% -7.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,550 £25,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £36,834 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Harrogate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
95 45 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 23.23% 15.57% 25.74%
Number of salaries quoted 88 36 27
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £25,800 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £39,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SQL Server 2008
North Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Harrogate region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Harrogate

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Harrogate

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Harrogate

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Harrogate region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Harrogate

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (86.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (73.33%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (73.33%) SQL
5 10 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (66.67%) HP
5 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (66.67%) Foglight
5 10 (66.67%) T-SQL
5 10 (66.67%) ITIL
5 10 (66.67%) Windows
5 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 10 (66.67%) Performance Analysis
5 10 (66.67%) Problem Management
5 10 (66.67%) LiteSpeed
5 10 (66.67%) Time Management
5 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (66.67%) High Availability
6 9 (60.00%) MS Excel
7 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
8 2 (13.33%) MVC
8 2 (13.33%) Finance
8 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
8 2 (13.33%) C#
8 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (13.33%) .NET
8 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (13.33%) jQuery

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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.

Applications
1 9 (60.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (86.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) DBA
1 11 (73.33%) SQL DBA
2 8 (53.33%) Senior DBA
2 8 (53.33%) Senior SQL DBA
3 4 (26.67%) Developer
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server BI Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
1 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (13.33%) jQuery
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
1 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (66.67%) Performance Analysis
2 10 (66.67%) High Availability
2 10 (66.67%) ITIL
2 10 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 10 (66.67%) Time Management
3 2 (13.33%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (13.33%) MVC
3 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) OO
4 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 10 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 2 (13.33%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (6.67%) XQuery
4 1 (6.67%) XPath
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) LiteSpeed
Systems Management
1 10 (66.67%) Foglight
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 10 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (13.33%) TSYS