The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 31 21 18
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 1 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 0.86% 5.22% 9.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.04% 15.38% 17.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 8
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +28.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
SQL Server 2008
West 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 Huddersfield region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Huddersfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
49 39 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 42.24% 33.91% 53.41%
Number of salaries quoted 38 36 35
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +28.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £37,950 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

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 28 April 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (60.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (40.00%) IIS
4 2 (40.00%) VB
4 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (40.00%) ERP
4 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (40.00%) Retail
4 2 (40.00%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (40.00%) Replication
4 2 (40.00%) Database Tuning
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) Database Security
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) JSON
5 1 (20.00%) jQuery
5 1 (20.00%) Ajax

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Huddersfield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 (40.00%) IIS
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) DBA
1 2 (40.00%) Server Support
1 2 (40.00%) Applications Support
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server DBA
1 2 (40.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (20.00%) C# Web Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) Ajax
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Replication
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ERP
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Database Tuning
1 2 (40.00%) Database Security
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (60.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) VB
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft