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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 54 72 46
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -26
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 113 126 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 4.31% 3.83% 5.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.04% 10.11% 16.63%
Number of salaries quoted 108 110 146
Median salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,650 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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
805 1246 1052
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 30.68% 37.90% 31.97%
Number of salaries quoted 733 988 850
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £29,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 19 January 2017.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Leeds

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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.

1 234 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 180 (76.92%) SQL
3 137 (58.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 132 (56.41%) Microsoft
5 101 (43.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 97 (41.45%) T-SQL
7 78 (33.33%) C#
8 75 (32.05%) Agile Software Development
9 73 (31.20%) Microsoft Certification
10 71 (30.34%) .NET
11 66 (28.21%) Scrum
12 63 (26.92%) SQL Server 2005
13 62 (26.50%) MS Excel
14 58 (24.79%) Windows
15 55 (23.50%) Windows Server
16 52 (22.22%) IIS
16 52 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 46 (19.66%) Windows Server 2008
18 45 (19.23%) Performance Tuning
19 44 (18.80%) VMware
19 44 (18.80%) Citrix
19 44 (18.80%) MS Exchange
20 43 (18.38%) Active Directory
21 37 (15.81%) Relational Database
22 36 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
23 35 (14.96%) SQL Server 2014
23 35 (14.96%) Cisco
24 34 (14.53%) ITIL
24 34 (14.53%) Migration
24 34 (14.53%) PowerShell

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 52 (22.22%) IIS
2 44 (18.80%) MS Exchange
3 36 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (6.41%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2003
5 12 (5.13%) SharePoint
6 11 (4.70%) Skype for Business
7 5 (2.14%) CMS
7 5 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (2.14%) Tomcat
7 5 (2.14%) Umbraco
8 3 (1.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 62 (26.50%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.85%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (9.83%) SAN
2 18 (7.69%) DHCP
2 18 (7.69%) DNS
3 17 (7.26%) Firewall
4 14 (5.98%) NAS
5 13 (5.56%) Internet
6 11 (4.70%) IP Telephony
7 10 (4.27%) ISDN
7 10 (4.27%) VoIP
8 9 (3.85%) VPN
9 5 (2.14%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (2.14%) LAN
9 5 (2.14%) Wireless
10 3 (1.28%) EIGRP
10 3 (1.28%) HSRP
10 3 (1.28%) OSPF
10 3 (1.28%) Spanning Tree
10 3 (1.28%) VLAN
11 1 (0.43%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 234 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 137 (58.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 101 (43.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 63 (26.92%) SQL Server 2005
5 52 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 37 (15.81%) Relational Database
7 35 (14.96%) SQL Server 2014
8 32 (13.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 27 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
10 16 (6.84%) SSDT
11 8 (3.42%) RDBMS
12 6 (2.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 4 (1.71%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
13 4 (1.71%) QlikView
13 4 (1.71%) SQL Server 2000
14 3 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
14 3 (1.28%) DB2
15 2 (0.85%) Amazon RDS
15 2 (0.85%) MySQL
16 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 32 (13.68%) Visual Studio
2 20 (8.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.71%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (1.71%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.43%) Bower
4 1 (0.43%) Grunt
4 1 (0.43%) Moq
4 1 (0.43%) NuGet
4 1 (0.43%) NUnit
4 1 (0.43%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.43%) TeamCity
General
1 27 (11.54%) Finance
2 8 (3.42%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.71%) Legal
4 1 (0.43%) Advertising
4 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 94 (40.17%) Developer
2 60 (25.64%) SQL Developer
3 52 (22.22%) DBA
4 45 (19.23%) SQL DBA
5 38 (16.24%) Senior Developer
6 34 (14.53%) Senior SQL Developer
7 25 (10.68%) Senior DBA
8 23 (9.83%) Administrator
8 23 (9.83%) Senior SQL DBA
9 22 (9.40%) Team Leader
10 20 (8.55%) .NET Developer
11 17 (7.26%) Web Developer
12 16 (6.84%) Analyst
12 16 (6.84%) C# Developer
13 15 (6.41%) Infrastructure Team Leader
14 14 (5.98%) SSIS Developer
15 13 (5.56%) .NET Web Developer
16 10 (4.27%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 10 (4.27%) Senior Analyst
16 10 (4.27%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (30.34%) .NET
2 28 (11.97%) ASP.NET
3 26 (11.11%) HTML
4 20 (8.55%) CSS
5 19 (8.12%) XML
6 17 (7.26%) HTML5
7 16 (6.84%) .NET Framework
8 12 (5.13%) Entity Framework
8 12 (5.13%) KnockoutJS
8 12 (5.13%) Sass
9 11 (4.70%) Raphaël
9 11 (4.70%) RequireJS
10 9 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (2.99%) jQuery
11 7 (2.99%) WCF
12 6 (2.56%) WPF
13 5 (2.14%) Unity DI Container
14 4 (1.71%) CSS3
14 4 (1.71%) NHibernate
14 4 (1.71%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.26%) Clustering
1 17 (7.26%) Replication
2 16 (6.84%) Data Centre
3 11 (4.70%) e-Learning
3 11 (4.70%) iPad
3 11 (4.70%) User Experience
4 7 (2.99%) Celerra
4 7 (2.99%) CLARiiON
4 7 (2.99%) iPhone
4 7 (2.99%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.56%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.14%) PKI
7 4 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.71%) Statistics
8 3 (1.28%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.28%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.43%) Blog
9 1 (0.43%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.43%) Telematics
9 1 (0.43%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 58 (24.79%) Windows
2 55 (23.50%) Windows Server
3 46 (19.66%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (14.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 29 (12.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (6.84%) Linux
7 15 (6.41%) Unix
8 9 (3.85%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (32.05%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (28.21%) Scrum
3 45 (19.23%) Performance Tuning
4 34 (14.53%) High Availability
4 34 (14.53%) ITIL
4 34 (14.53%) Migration
5 25 (10.68%) MVC
6 23 (9.83%) Service Delivery
7 20 (8.55%) Disaster Recovery
8 18 (7.69%) Web Development
9 17 (7.26%) Data Migration
9 17 (7.26%) ETL
9 17 (7.26%) Performance Management
9 17 (7.26%) Service Management
10 15 (6.41%) Performance Improvement
11 14 (5.98%) Performance Monitoring
11 14 (5.98%) Project Management
12 13 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (5.56%) Server Virtualisation
12 13 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 180 (76.92%) SQL
2 97 (41.45%) T-SQL
3 78 (33.33%) C#
4 34 (14.53%) PowerShell
5 29 (12.39%) JavaScript
5 29 (12.39%) VB.NET
6 4 (1.71%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.28%) R
8 1 (0.43%) VB
8 1 (0.43%) VBA
8 1 (0.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 73 (31.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (6.84%) MCITP
3 15 (6.41%) Degree
4 12 (5.13%) MCSE
4 12 (5.13%) MCTS
5 9 (3.85%) MCP
6 5 (2.14%) SC Cleared
6 5 (2.14%) Security Cleared
7 4 (1.71%) MCPD
8 3 (1.28%) MCSA
9 2 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.43%) CCNA
10 1 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.14%) SLA
2 4 (1.71%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.43%) QA
System Software
1 43 (18.38%) Active Directory
2 27 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (8.55%) XenApp
4 19 (8.12%) vSphere
5 11 (4.70%) VMware ESX
5 11 (4.70%) XenDesktop
6 10 (4.27%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (3.42%) SCCM
2 4 (1.71%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (1.28%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (1.28%) WSUS
4 2 (0.85%) SCOM
5 1 (0.43%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.43%) LiteSpeed
5 1 (0.43%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.43%) Opsview
Vendors
1 132 (56.41%) Microsoft
2 44 (18.80%) Citrix
2 44 (18.80%) VMware
3 35 (14.96%) Cisco
4 13 (5.56%) Avaya
5 12 (5.13%) NetApp
6 11 (4.70%) Oracle
7 10 (4.27%) Dell Compellent
8 9 (3.85%) CommVault
8 9 (3.85%) HP
9 7 (2.99%) 3PAR
9 7 (2.99%) Dell
9 7 (2.99%) EMC
10 6 (2.56%) Nimble Storage
11 5 (2.14%) Civica
11 5 (2.14%) Sitecore
12 4 (1.71%) Kaspersky
12 4 (1.71%) Symantec
13 3 (1.28%) SAP
14 2 (0.85%) Tableau
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