The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Huddersfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Huddersfield region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 16 7 26
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +19
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 7 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 10.77% 18.60% 1.61%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.89% 32.00% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 2
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +10.23%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Huddersfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
47 25 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 72.31% 58.14% 29.03%
Number of salaries quoted 41 22 23
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £25,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +35.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £28,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server 2008
West Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Huddersfield

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Huddersfield

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Huddersfield 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 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (83.33%) T-SQL
2 10 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (75.00%) ERP
4 6 (50.00%) C#
5 5 (41.67%) SQL
6 3 (25.00%) Ajax
6 3 (25.00%) jQuery
6 3 (25.00%) HTML
6 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (25.00%) CSS
6 3 (25.00%) Web Services
6 3 (25.00%) MVC
6 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
7 2 (16.67%) WCF
7 2 (16.67%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (16.67%) CMS
7 2 (16.67%) XML
7 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
7 2 (16.67%) SOAP
7 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
7 2 (16.67%) VB
7 2 (16.67%) Android
7 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (16.67%) Kentico
7 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Huddersfield by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Huddersfield 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 2 (16.67%) CMS
1 2 (16.67%) Kentico
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Appcelerator Titanium
1 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Developer
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (25.00%) Ajax
2 3 (25.00%) jQuery
2 3 (25.00%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (25.00%) CSS
2 3 (25.00%) Web Services
2 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (16.67%) WCF
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (16.67%) XML
3 2 (16.67%) SOAP
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (8.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (8.33%) WinForms
4 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Android
1 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) ERP
2 3 (25.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) T-SQL
2 6 (50.00%) C#
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (16.67%) VB
6 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft