The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 90 57 37
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -20
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 90 147 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.83% 4.23% 6.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.12% 12.77% 19.09%
Number of salaries quoted 83 127 231
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.91%
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 Leeds region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1108 1151 1252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 34.80% 33.14% 33.30%
Number of salaries quoted 878 956 1064
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region citing SQL Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Leeds

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Leeds

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 216 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 142 (65.74%) SQL
3 119 (55.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 107 (49.54%) T-SQL
5 102 (47.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 99 (45.83%) Microsoft
7 76 (35.19%) SQL Server 2005
8 74 (34.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 72 (33.33%) .NET
10 71 (32.87%) Windows
11 65 (30.09%) C#
12 55 (25.46%) MS Excel
13 52 (24.07%) Active Directory
14 50 (23.15%) Windows Server 2008
15 46 (21.30%) VMware
16 45 (20.83%) ETL
17 43 (19.91%) Agile Software Development
17 43 (19.91%) Windows Server
18 41 (18.98%) ASP.NET
19 39 (18.06%) MS Exchange
19 39 (18.06%) Data Warehouse
19 39 (18.06%) MVC
20 38 (17.59%) Citrix
21 37 (17.13%) Exchange Server 2010
22 36 (16.67%) Finance
23 35 (16.20%) Business Intelligence
24 34 (15.74%) VMware Infrastructure
25 33 (15.28%) JavaScript
26 30 (13.89%) Visual Studio
27 27 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 39 (18.06%) MS Exchange
2 37 (17.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (11.11%) IIS
3 24 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 17 (7.87%) Exchange Server 2007
5 13 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (3.24%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (3.24%) Tomcat
6 7 (3.24%) Umbraco
7 6 (2.78%) CMS
8 4 (1.85%) Node.js
8 4 (1.85%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.46%) Apache
9 1 (0.46%) WebLogic
Applications
1 55 (25.46%) MS Excel
2 16 (7.41%) MS Office
3 1 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.46%) MS Project
3 1 (0.46%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
1 8 (3.70%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.46%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.78%) Office 365
3 1 (0.46%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (12.50%) SAN
2 21 (9.72%) NAS
3 19 (8.80%) VPN
4 13 (6.02%) Firewall
5 10 (4.63%) IP Telephony
6 8 (3.70%) DHCP
6 8 (3.70%) DNS
7 7 (3.24%) TCP/IP
8 6 (2.78%) Internet
8 6 (2.78%) LAN
9 5 (2.31%) Unified Communications
10 4 (1.85%) Cisco IPT
10 4 (1.85%) Skype
10 4 (1.85%) WAN
11 1 (0.46%) FTP
11 1 (0.46%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 216 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 119 (55.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 102 (47.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 76 (35.19%) SQL Server 2005
5 74 (34.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 39 (18.06%) Data Warehouse
7 22 (10.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 19 (8.80%) SQL Server 2014
9 13 (6.02%) Relational Database
10 7 (3.24%) MySQL
11 6 (2.78%) NoSQL
12 5 (2.31%) RDBMS
13 4 (1.85%) MongoDB
13 4 (1.85%) QlikView
13 4 (1.85%) RavenDB
14 3 (1.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 3 (1.39%) OLAP
14 3 (1.39%) Power BI
14 3 (1.39%) Redis
15 2 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 30 (13.89%) Visual Studio
2 20 (9.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (1.85%) NUnit
5 2 (0.93%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.46%) Bower
6 1 (0.46%) Grunt
6 1 (0.46%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.46%) Moq
6 1 (0.46%) NuGet
6 1 (0.46%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.46%) Subversion
6 1 (0.46%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.46%) tSQLt
General
1 36 (16.67%) Finance
2 11 (5.09%) Legal
3 9 (4.17%) Retail
4 7 (3.24%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.31%) Marketing
6 4 (1.85%) Advertising
7 3 (1.39%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.93%) Law
9 1 (0.46%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 119 (55.09%) Developer
2 65 (30.09%) SQL Developer
3 43 (19.91%) .NET Developer
4 31 (14.35%) SQL Server Developer
5 30 (13.89%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 29 (13.43%) SSIS Developer
6 29 (13.43%) T-SQL Developer
7 24 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
7 24 (11.11%) C# Developer
8 22 (10.19%) ASP.NET Developer
8 22 (10.19%) DBA
8 22 (10.19%) SQL BI Developer
8 22 (10.19%) SQL DBA
9 20 (9.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 19 (8.80%) Analyst
11 17 (7.87%) SQL Server BI Developer
11 17 (7.87%) Technical Engineer
12 16 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 15 (6.94%) Database Developer
13 15 (6.94%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (33.33%) .NET
2 41 (18.98%) ASP.NET
3 24 (11.11%) WCF
3 24 (11.11%) XML
4 22 (10.19%) .NET Framework
5 18 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 18 (8.33%) HTML
6 17 (7.87%) jQuery
7 14 (6.48%) NHibernate
8 13 (6.02%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 12 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 12 (5.56%) Entity Framework
10 11 (5.09%) Unity DI Container
11 10 (4.63%) HTML5
11 10 (4.63%) Kendo UI
11 10 (4.63%) Managed Extensibility Framework
12 8 (3.70%) Apache Flex
13 7 (3.24%) CSS
14 6 (2.78%) Ajax
14 6 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.80%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.94%) Data Centre
3 11 (5.09%) Inversion of Control
4 10 (4.63%) Clustering
4 10 (4.63%) Replication
5 8 (3.70%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.78%) CMDB
6 6 (2.78%) Data Protection Act
6 6 (2.78%) iPad
7 5 (2.31%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.85%) Cyberthreat
8 4 (1.85%) Data Integration
9 3 (1.39%) Celerra
9 3 (1.39%) CLARiiON
9 3 (1.39%) iPhone
10 1 (0.46%) Blog
10 1 (0.46%) Cybercrime
10 1 (0.46%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.46%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 71 (32.87%) Windows
2 50 (23.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 43 (19.91%) Windows Server
4 27 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (10.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (9.72%) Linux
7 16 (7.41%) Unix
8 12 (5.56%) Windows 7
9 3 (1.39%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.46%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.46%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (20.83%) ETL
2 43 (19.91%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (18.06%) MVC
4 35 (16.20%) Business Intelligence
5 24 (11.11%) ITIL
6 22 (10.19%) Service Delivery
7 17 (7.87%) Presales
7 17 (7.87%) Project Management
8 16 (7.41%) Scrum
8 16 (7.41%) SDLC
9 15 (6.94%) Change Control
9 15 (6.94%) TDD
10 14 (6.48%) Migration
11 13 (6.02%) OOP
11 13 (6.02%) Service Management
12 12 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (5.56%) Data Migration
12 12 (5.56%) Server Virtualisation
13 11 (5.09%) Technical Architecture
14 10 (4.63%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 142 (65.74%) SQL
2 107 (49.54%) T-SQL
3 65 (30.09%) C#
4 33 (15.28%) JavaScript
5 11 (5.09%) PowerShell
6 10 (4.63%) VB.NET
7 8 (3.70%) VBA
8 4 (1.85%) Bash Shell
8 4 (1.85%) Perl
9 3 (1.39%) Java
9 3 (1.39%) VB
10 1 (0.46%) VB6
10 1 (0.46%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (11.11%) Degree
2 21 (9.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (3.70%) MCSE
4 6 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (2.78%) MCP
5 4 (1.85%) CCNA
5 4 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.46%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.46%) MCDBA
6 1 (0.46%) MCITP
6 1 (0.46%) MCSA
6 1 (0.46%) MCTS
6 1 (0.46%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.46%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.02%) QA
2 12 (5.56%) SLA
3 1 (0.46%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 52 (24.07%) Active Directory
2 34 (15.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (8.80%) XenApp
4 12 (5.56%) vSphere
5 8 (3.70%) XenDesktop
6 4 (1.85%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.93%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (3.70%) SCCM
1 8 (3.70%) XenMobile
2 4 (1.85%) AirWatch
2 4 (1.85%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (1.85%) Opsview
Vendors
1 99 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 46 (21.30%) VMware
3 38 (17.59%) Citrix
4 22 (10.19%) Cisco
5 20 (9.26%) NetApp
6 15 (6.94%) Dell Compellent
7 13 (6.02%) CommVault
8 12 (5.56%) Avaya
9 8 (3.70%) Oracle
10 7 (3.24%) HP
11 6 (2.78%) Sitecore
12 5 (2.31%) Remedy
13 4 (1.85%) CheckPoint
13 4 (1.85%) Kaspersky
13 4 (1.85%) MobileIron
13 4 (1.85%) Symantec
14 3 (1.39%) 3PAR
14 3 (1.39%) Dell
14 3 (1.39%) EMC
15 2 (0.93%) Google
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