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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 68 70 60
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 101 132 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.70% 3.77% 4.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.63% 11.43% 12.80%
Number of salaries quoted 95 99 143
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,372
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,200 £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
800 1155 1234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 29.34% 33.02% 33.62%
Number of salaries quoted 676 951 994
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 26 July 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Leeds

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 196 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 119 (60.71%) SQL
3 106 (54.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 96 (48.98%) Microsoft
5 86 (43.88%) T-SQL
5 86 (43.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 77 (39.29%) SQL Server 2005
7 66 (33.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 65 (33.16%) .NET
8 65 (33.16%) Windows
9 59 (30.10%) C#
10 57 (29.08%) VMware
11 56 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
12 54 (27.55%) Active Directory
13 53 (27.04%) Windows Server
14 50 (25.51%) MS Exchange
15 49 (25.00%) MS Excel
15 49 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
16 48 (24.49%) Exchange Server 2010
17 42 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
18 41 (20.92%) ETL
18 41 (20.92%) Citrix
19 40 (20.41%) MVC
19 40 (20.41%) ASP.NET
20 39 (19.90%) Windows Server 2003
21 35 (17.86%) Finance
22 30 (15.31%) Visual Studio
23 29 (14.80%) Data Warehouse
24 28 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
24 28 (14.29%) ITIL

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 50 (25.51%) MS Exchange
2 48 (24.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (12.76%) IIS
4 14 (7.14%) SharePoint
5 11 (5.61%) Exchange Server 2007
6 10 (5.10%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (3.57%) Tomcat
7 7 (3.57%) Umbraco
8 5 (2.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (2.04%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.51%) Apache
10 1 (0.51%) CMS
10 1 (0.51%) WebLogic
Applications
1 49 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 16 (8.16%) MS Office
3 1 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.51%) MS Project
3 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (4.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (3.57%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.51%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.51%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.06%) Office 365
2 5 (2.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.51%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.51%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (10.71%) SAN
2 16 (8.16%) NAS
3 12 (6.12%) IP Telephony
4 11 (5.61%) Firewall
5 10 (5.10%) VPN
6 9 (4.59%) DHCP
6 9 (4.59%) DNS
7 7 (3.57%) Internet
8 6 (3.06%) LAN
9 5 (2.55%) Unified Communications
10 4 (2.04%) Cisco IPT
10 4 (2.04%) Skype
10 4 (2.04%) WAN
11 2 (1.02%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 196 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 106 (54.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 86 (43.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 77 (39.29%) SQL Server 2005
5 66 (33.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 29 (14.80%) Data Warehouse
7 23 (11.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 17 (8.67%) SQL Server 2014
9 12 (6.12%) Relational Database
10 11 (5.61%) SSDT
11 4 (2.04%) MongoDB
11 4 (2.04%) MySQL
11 4 (2.04%) NoSQL
12 3 (1.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (1.53%) RavenDB
12 3 (1.53%) Redis
13 2 (1.02%) DTS
14 1 (0.51%) DB2
14 1 (0.51%) MS Access
14 1 (0.51%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 30 (15.31%) Visual Studio
2 17 (8.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (3.06%) Eclipse
4 4 (2.04%) NUnit
5 3 (1.53%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.51%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.51%) Moq
6 1 (0.51%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (0.51%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.51%) Subversion
6 1 (0.51%) tSQLt
General
1 35 (17.86%) Finance
2 23 (11.73%) Legal
3 12 (6.12%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.06%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (2.55%) Law
6 2 (1.02%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.51%) Advertising
7 1 (0.51%) Back Office
7 1 (0.51%) Games
Job Titles
1 87 (44.39%) Developer
2 54 (27.55%) SQL Developer
3 28 (14.29%) DBA
4 27 (13.78%) SQL DBA
4 27 (13.78%) SQL Server Developer
5 26 (13.27%) Senior Developer
6 25 (12.76%) .NET Developer
6 25 (12.76%) Analyst
7 23 (11.73%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 22 (11.22%) C# Developer
9 21 (10.71%) Senior SQL Developer
9 21 (10.71%) Team Leader
10 20 (10.20%) C# .NET Developer
11 19 (9.69%) SSIS Developer
12 16 (8.16%) ASP.NET Developer
12 16 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 16 (8.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 15 (7.65%) Administrator
13 15 (7.65%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 15 (7.65%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (33.16%) .NET
2 40 (20.41%) ASP.NET
3 24 (12.24%) WCF
4 22 (11.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 21 (10.71%) .NET Framework
6 17 (8.67%) HTML
6 17 (8.67%) jQuery
6 17 (8.67%) XML
7 14 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 14 (7.14%) Entity Framework
8 12 (6.12%) NHibernate
9 11 (5.61%) Web Services
10 10 (5.10%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 9 (4.59%) HTML5
11 9 (4.59%) Kendo UI
11 9 (4.59%) Managed Extensibility Framework
11 9 (4.59%) Unity DI Container
12 7 (3.57%) CSS
12 7 (3.57%) SOAP
13 6 (3.06%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 14 (7.14%) Replication
2 13 (6.63%) Clustering
3 10 (5.10%) Data Centre
4 9 (4.59%) Inversion of Control
5 8 (4.08%) iPad
5 8 (4.08%) Management Information System
6 6 (3.06%) Data Protection Act
7 5 (2.55%) Blackberry
8 4 (2.04%) Celerra
8 4 (2.04%) CLARiiON
8 4 (2.04%) Data Integration
8 4 (2.04%) iPhone
9 3 (1.53%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.02%) e-Learning
11 1 (0.51%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.51%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.51%) NHS
11 1 (0.51%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.51%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 65 (33.16%) Windows
2 56 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 53 (27.04%) Windows Server
4 39 (19.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (8.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (7.14%) Windows 7
7 11 (5.61%) Linux
7 11 (5.61%) Unix
8 3 (1.53%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.51%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (20.92%) ETL
3 40 (20.41%) MVC
4 28 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 28 (14.29%) ITIL
5 25 (12.76%) Server Virtualisation
6 21 (10.71%) Service Management
7 19 (9.69%) Project Management
7 19 (9.69%) Scrum
7 19 (9.69%) Service Delivery
8 18 (9.18%) Performance Tuning
9 14 (7.14%) SDLC
10 13 (6.63%) High Availability
11 12 (6.12%) Unit Testing
12 11 (5.61%) Business Continuity
13 10 (5.10%) Coaching
13 10 (5.10%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (5.10%) CRM
13 10 (5.10%) TDD
13 10 (5.10%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 119 (60.71%) SQL
2 86 (43.88%) T-SQL
3 59 (30.10%) C#
4 26 (13.27%) JavaScript
5 20 (10.20%) VB.NET
6 10 (5.10%) PowerShell
7 7 (3.57%) Java
8 3 (1.53%) VBA
9 2 (1.02%) VB
10 1 (0.51%) Ruby
10 1 (0.51%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (8.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (5.10%) Degree
3 6 (3.06%) MCP
3 6 (3.06%) MCSE
4 1 (0.51%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.51%) MCITP
4 1 (0.51%) MCTS
4 1 (0.51%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (9.69%) SLA
2 6 (3.06%) QA
3 1 (0.51%) Data Quality
System Software
1 54 (27.55%) Active Directory
2 42 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (13.27%) vSphere
4 16 (8.16%) XenApp
5 10 (5.10%) XenDesktop
6 4 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.53%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.02%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (5.61%) SCCM
2 7 (3.57%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (2.55%) WSUS
4 4 (2.04%) XenMobile
5 2 (1.02%) Opsview
5 2 (1.02%) SCOM
Vendors
1 96 (48.98%) Microsoft
2 57 (29.08%) VMware
3 41 (20.92%) Citrix
4 28 (14.29%) Cisco
5 25 (12.76%) Avaya
6 15 (7.65%) NetApp
7 11 (5.61%) Symantec
8 10 (5.10%) Dell Compellent
9 9 (4.59%) HP
10 8 (4.08%) CommVault
11 7 (3.57%) Google
11 7 (3.57%) Kaspersky
12 6 (3.06%) Oracle
12 6 (3.06%) Remedy
12 6 (3.06%) Sitecore
13 4 (2.04%) 3PAR
13 4 (2.04%) Dell
13 4 (2.04%) EMC
13 4 (2.04%) iManage
13 4 (2.04%) Veeam
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