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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 37 32 37
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 9 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 2.98% 1.16% 1.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.75% 3.17% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 3
Average salary £50,000 £40,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.45% +20.89%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
61 63 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 20.20% 36.63% 31.34%
Number of salaries quoted 57 56 59
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,700 £20,000 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £43,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +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 28 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle Reports
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (80.00%) PL/SQL
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (10.00%) Finance
5 1 (10.00%) SLA
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (10.00%) Banking
5 1 (10.00%) People Management

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle Reports
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Team Leader
1 8 (80.00%) Development Team Leader
2 7 (70.00%) Oracle Team Leader
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Database Team Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 8 (80.00%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle