The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 51 50 39
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -11
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 6 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 1.56% 1.74% 1.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.61% 7.95% 11.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 4
Average salary £33,000 £46,250 £36,834
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.64% +25.56%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
SQL Server 2008
North 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 Harrogate region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Harrogate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
107 88 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 27.79% 21.89% 14.68%
Number of salaries quoted 100 82 35
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £31,500 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) SLA
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) Ajax
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
1 3 (50.00%) iSCSI
1 3 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) Ajax
1 2 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft