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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 58 67 75
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +8
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 115 138 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 4.45% 3.80% 3.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.16% 12.21% 12.47%
Number of salaries quoted 115 116 115
Median salary £42,500 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.59% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £30,000 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
812 1130 1123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 31.45% 31.16% 29.28%
Number of salaries quoted 720 910 868
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 25 September 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Leeds

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 September 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
2 137 (63.43%) SQL
3 115 (53.24%) SQL Server 2012
4 109 (50.46%) Microsoft
5 97 (44.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 88 (40.74%) T-SQL
7 77 (35.65%) SQL Server 2005
8 70 (32.41%) .NET
9 65 (30.09%) Agile Software Development
10 64 (29.63%) C#
11 63 (29.17%) Windows
12 61 (28.24%) VMware
13 60 (27.78%) MS Exchange
14 58 (26.85%) Windows Server
15 56 (25.93%) Active Directory
16 55 (25.46%) Exchange Server 2010
17 54 (25.00%) MS Excel
17 54 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
18 52 (24.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 48 (22.22%) ASP.NET
20 46 (21.30%) Citrix
21 44 (20.37%) Windows Server 2003
21 44 (20.37%) Finance
22 43 (19.91%) Cisco
23 42 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
24 41 (18.98%) ITIL
25 40 (18.52%) Scrum
26 39 (18.06%) Visual Studio
27 38 (17.59%) Microsoft Certification
28 37 (17.13%) Performance Tuning

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 60 (27.78%) MS Exchange
2 55 (25.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (12.50%) IIS
4 13 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2003
5 11 (5.09%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (5.09%) SharePoint
6 8 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 7 (3.24%) Skype for Business
8 4 (1.85%) CMS
9 3 (1.39%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.39%) Umbraco
Applications
1 54 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 17 (7.87%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.85%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.46%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.93%) Office 365
2 1 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.46%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (8.80%) SAN
2 18 (8.33%) DHCP
2 18 (8.33%) DNS
3 17 (7.87%) Firewall
4 15 (6.94%) IP Telephony
5 11 (5.09%) NAS
6 8 (3.70%) VPN
7 7 (3.24%) LAN
8 4 (1.85%) Cisco IPT
8 4 (1.85%) Internet
8 4 (1.85%) Skype
9 3 (1.39%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (1.39%) EIGRP
9 3 (1.39%) HSRP
9 3 (1.39%) ISDN
9 3 (1.39%) OSPF
9 3 (1.39%) Spanning Tree
9 3 (1.39%) VLAN
9 3 (1.39%) VoIP
9 3 (1.39%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 216 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 115 (53.24%) SQL Server 2012
3 97 (44.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 77 (35.65%) SQL Server 2005
5 52 (24.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 31 (14.35%) Relational Database
7 27 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 21 (9.72%) SSDT
9 19 (8.80%) Data Warehouse
10 12 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
11 5 (2.31%) RDBMS
12 4 (1.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 3 (1.39%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
14 2 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
14 2 (0.93%) DB2
14 2 (0.93%) NoSQL
14 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2000
15 1 (0.46%) MongoDB
15 1 (0.46%) MySQL
15 1 (0.46%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 39 (18.06%) Visual Studio
2 19 (8.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.31%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.93%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (0.93%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.46%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.46%) Moq
5 1 (0.46%) NUnit
5 1 (0.46%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (0.46%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.46%) Subversion
General
1 44 (20.37%) Finance
2 20 (9.26%) Legal
3 13 (6.02%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.31%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (1.85%) Law
6 1 (0.46%) Games
Job Titles
1 102 (47.22%) Developer
2 67 (31.02%) SQL Developer
3 49 (22.69%) Senior Developer
4 43 (19.91%) Senior SQL Developer
5 31 (14.35%) Team Leader
6 28 (12.96%) DBA
7 25 (11.57%) Analyst
8 24 (11.11%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 24 (11.11%) SQL DBA
9 20 (9.26%) .NET Developer
9 20 (9.26%) C# Developer
9 20 (9.26%) SSIS Developer
10 17 (7.87%) Administrator
10 17 (7.87%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 15 (6.94%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 15 (6.94%) C# .NET Developer
11 15 (6.94%) Senior Analyst
11 15 (6.94%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
11 15 (6.94%) SQL Server Developer
11 15 (6.94%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (32.41%) .NET
2 48 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 19 (8.80%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (8.33%) WCF
5 16 (7.41%) HTML
6 14 (6.48%) .NET Framework
6 14 (6.48%) XML
7 13 (6.02%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 13 (6.02%) jQuery
8 12 (5.56%) NHibernate
9 10 (4.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 10 (4.63%) Unity DI Container
10 9 (4.17%) HTML5
10 9 (4.17%) Kendo UI
10 9 (4.17%) Managed Extensibility Framework
11 8 (3.70%) Web Services
12 7 (3.24%) Entity Framework
13 6 (2.78%) SOAP
14 5 (2.31%) CSS
14 5 (2.31%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.02%) Replication
2 11 (5.09%) Clustering
2 11 (5.09%) Management Information System
3 10 (4.63%) Data Centre
4 9 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.17%) Inversion of Control
4 9 (4.17%) iPad
5 8 (3.70%) Blackberry
6 7 (3.24%) Celerra
6 7 (3.24%) CLARiiON
6 7 (3.24%) iPhone
7 6 (2.78%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (1.39%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.39%) PKI
9 2 (0.93%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.93%) e-Learning
9 2 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.93%) Statistics
10 1 (0.46%) Telematics
10 1 (0.46%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 63 (29.17%) Windows
2 58 (26.85%) Windows Server
3 54 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 44 (20.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (6.94%) Windows 7
6 14 (6.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (5.09%) Linux
7 11 (5.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (30.09%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (18.98%) ITIL
3 40 (18.52%) Scrum
4 37 (17.13%) Performance Tuning
5 30 (13.89%) MVC
6 29 (13.43%) High Availability
6 29 (13.43%) Server Virtualisation
7 28 (12.96%) ETL
8 27 (12.50%) Service Management
9 22 (10.19%) Project Management
9 22 (10.19%) Service Delivery
9 22 (10.19%) Unit Testing
10 19 (8.80%) Business Intelligence
11 17 (7.87%) SDLC
12 13 (6.02%) Business Continuity
12 13 (6.02%) Performance Management
12 13 (6.02%) Web Development
13 11 (5.09%) Coaching
13 11 (5.09%) ITIL V3
13 11 (5.09%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 137 (63.43%) SQL
2 88 (40.74%) T-SQL
3 64 (29.63%) C#
4 31 (14.35%) VB.NET
5 18 (8.33%) PowerShell
6 17 (7.87%) JavaScript
7 5 (2.31%) Java
8 2 (0.93%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.93%) VB
8 2 (0.93%) VBScript
9 1 (0.46%) Ruby
9 1 (0.46%) VBA
Qualifications
1 38 (17.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (6.48%) Degree
3 5 (2.31%) MCP
4 3 (1.39%) MCITP
4 3 (1.39%) MCSE
4 3 (1.39%) MCTS
4 3 (1.39%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.39%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.93%) MCPD
6 1 (0.46%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.87%) SLA
2 5 (2.31%) QA
3 2 (0.93%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 56 (25.93%) Active Directory
2 42 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (15.28%) vSphere
4 19 (8.80%) XenApp
5 13 (6.02%) XenDesktop
6 8 (3.70%) VMware ESX
7 4 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.39%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (4.63%) SCCM
2 8 (3.70%) Norton AntiVirus
2 8 (3.70%) WSUS
3 4 (1.85%) SCOM
4 2 (0.93%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 109 (50.46%) Microsoft
2 61 (28.24%) VMware
3 46 (21.30%) Citrix
4 43 (19.91%) Cisco
5 29 (13.43%) Avaya
6 13 (6.02%) NetApp
7 12 (5.56%) HP
7 12 (5.56%) Symantec
8 8 (3.70%) CommVault
8 8 (3.70%) Dell Compellent
8 8 (3.70%) Kaspersky
9 7 (3.24%) 3PAR
9 7 (3.24%) Dell
9 7 (3.24%) EMC
10 6 (2.78%) Google
10 6 (2.78%) Remedy
11 5 (2.31%) Oracle
12 4 (1.85%) iManage
12 4 (1.85%) Veeam
13 3 (1.39%) Sitecore
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Salary: £0.00 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + + benefits
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4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £48,000 per annum + excellent benefits
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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X4 Group
Salary: £28k - 35k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
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Square One Resources
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Head Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: Circa £48,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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