The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 37 23 23
Rank change year-on-year
-14 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 221 251 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 5.75% 8.90% 8.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 17.54% 25.74% 24.74%
Number of salaries quoted 210 208 208
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £25,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1260 975 865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 32.76% 34.59% 35.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1072 806 791
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SQL Server 2008
West Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 16 April 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Leeds

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

1 439 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 323 (73.58%) SQL
3 295 (67.20%) SQL Server 2005
4 273 (62.19%) T-SQL
5 237 (53.99%) Microsoft
6 231 (52.62%) .NET
7 206 (46.92%) C#
8 166 (37.81%) ASP.NET
9 151 (34.40%) Agile Software Development
10 132 (30.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 130 (29.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 130 (29.61%) MVC
12 125 (28.47%) Windows
13 100 (22.78%) MS Excel
14 96 (21.87%) SQL Server 2012
15 86 (19.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 84 (19.13%) Team Foundation Server
17 82 (18.68%) JavaScript
18 80 (18.22%) .NET Framework
19 79 (18.00%) Business Intelligence
20 72 (16.40%) HTML
21 68 (15.49%) CSS
22 66 (15.03%) Scrum
23 62 (14.12%) Visual Studio
24 59 (13.44%) TDD
24 59 (13.44%) ASP.NET MVC
25 52 (11.85%) Windows Server 2008
25 52 (11.85%) Performance Tuning
26 50 (11.39%) ETL
27 48 (10.93%) IIS

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 48 (10.93%) IIS
2 37 (8.43%) MS Exchange
3 33 (7.52%) SharePoint
4 32 (7.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 31 (7.06%) Exchange Server 2007
6 20 (4.56%) Office Communications Server
7 19 (4.33%) SharePoint 2013
8 18 (4.10%) Lync
9 15 (3.42%) CMS
9 15 (3.42%) SharePoint 2010
10 12 (2.73%) Apache
11 11 (2.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 5 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2013
13 2 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
14 1 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
14 1 (0.23%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 100 (22.78%) MS Excel
2 35 (7.97%) MS Office
3 3 (0.68%) PowerPivot
4 2 (0.46%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 7 (1.59%) BPCS
1 7 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.23%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.59%) SaaS
3 2 (0.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (7.97%) SAN
2 25 (5.69%) VPN
3 22 (5.01%) NAS
4 12 (2.73%) Internet
5 9 (2.05%) Firewall
6 7 (1.59%) NetScaler
7 5 (1.14%) LAN
7 5 (1.14%) WAN
7 5 (1.14%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (0.68%) Intranet
9 2 (0.46%) DHCP
10 1 (0.23%) SSL
10 1 (0.23%) FTP
10 1 (0.23%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 439 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 295 (67.20%) SQL Server 2005
3 132 (30.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 130 (29.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 96 (21.87%) SQL Server 2012
6 86 (19.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 33 (7.52%) Data Warehouse
8 30 (6.83%) SQL Server 2000
9 17 (3.87%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 15 (3.42%) Oracle Database
11 12 (2.73%) Oracle Database 11g
11 12 (2.73%) MySQL
11 12 (2.73%) Oracle Database 10g
12 10 (2.28%) Data Mining
13 6 (1.37%) Relational Database
14 4 (0.91%) DTS
15 2 (0.46%) OLAP
15 2 (0.46%) QualityStage
16 1 (0.23%) ProClarity
Development Applications
1 84 (19.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 62 (14.12%) Visual Studio
3 23 (5.24%) NUnit
4 21 (4.78%) MSTest
5 12 (2.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 6 (1.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (0.46%) Moq
8 1 (0.23%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.23%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.23%) Subversion
8 1 (0.23%) Git (software)
General
1 48 (10.93%) Finance
2 13 (2.96%) Legal
3 5 (1.14%) Law
4 2 (0.46%) Games
4 2 (0.46%) Marketing
5 1 (0.23%) Retail
5 1 (0.23%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 319 (72.67%) Developer
2 93 (21.18%) .NET Developer
3 90 (20.50%) Software Developer
4 72 (16.40%) SQL Developer
5 51 (11.62%) C# Developer
6 47 (10.71%) ASP.NET Developer
6 47 (10.71%) DBA
7 46 (10.48%) C# .NET Developer
8 41 (9.34%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 40 (9.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 37 (8.43%) Senior Developer
11 35 (7.97%) SQL DBA
12 34 (7.74%) Analyst
13 32 (7.29%) C# Software Developer
13 32 (7.29%) .NET Software Developer
14 26 (5.92%) Database Developer
15 24 (5.47%) Junior
15 24 (5.47%) Applications Developer
15 24 (5.47%) Junior Developer
16 23 (5.24%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 231 (52.62%) .NET
2 166 (37.81%) ASP.NET
3 80 (18.22%) .NET Framework
4 72 (16.40%) HTML
5 68 (15.49%) CSS
6 59 (13.44%) ASP.NET MVC
7 44 (10.02%) RESTful
7 44 (10.02%) JSON
8 41 (9.34%) jQuery
9 34 (7.74%) WinForms
10 33 (7.52%) XML
10 33 (7.52%) WCF
11 30 (6.83%) Web Services
12 26 (5.92%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 24 (5.47%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 22 (5.01%) LINQ
15 18 (4.10%) MDX
16 16 (3.64%) WSE
16 16 (3.64%) MSMQ
17 13 (2.96%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 41 (9.34%) Clustering
2 34 (7.74%) NHS
2 34 (7.74%) DTV
3 23 (5.24%) Replication
4 11 (2.51%) Blackberry
5 9 (2.05%) Tandem
6 7 (1.59%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.14%) Data Protection Act
7 5 (1.14%) EqualLogic
8 4 (0.91%) N-Tier
9 3 (0.68%) Social Media
10 2 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.46%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (0.46%) iPhone
10 2 (0.46%) PDA
10 2 (0.46%) Statistics
11 1 (0.23%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 125 (28.47%) Windows
2 52 (11.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 40 (9.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 39 (8.88%) Linux
5 22 (5.01%) UNIX
6 19 (4.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.14%) Ubuntu
7 5 (1.14%) CentOS
8 4 (0.91%) Windows Phone
8 4 (0.91%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.68%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.46%) Windows Phone 7
11 1 (0.23%) Android
11 1 (0.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (34.40%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (29.61%) MVC
3 79 (18.00%) Business Intelligence
4 66 (15.03%) Scrum
5 59 (13.44%) TDD
6 52 (11.85%) Performance Tuning
7 50 (11.39%) ETL
8 45 (10.25%) Low Latency
8 45 (10.25%) Unit Testing
9 37 (8.43%) RUP
9 37 (8.43%) DSDM
9 37 (8.43%) Continuous Integration
9 37 (8.43%) BDD
10 36 (8.20%) Change Control
11 29 (6.61%) Web Development
12 26 (5.92%) ITIL
13 24 (5.47%) Disaster Recovery
14 18 (4.10%) Dimensional Modelling
14 18 (4.10%) OO
15 17 (3.87%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 323 (73.58%) SQL
2 273 (62.19%) T-SQL
3 206 (46.92%) C#
4 82 (18.68%) JavaScript
5 29 (6.61%) VB.NET
6 25 (5.69%) VBA
7 15 (3.42%) PHP
7 15 (3.42%) PL/SQL
8 14 (3.19%) Java
9 12 (2.73%) VB
10 8 (1.82%) PowerShell
10 8 (1.82%) VBScript
11 6 (1.37%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 5 (1.14%) Bash Shell
13 4 (0.91%) VB6
14 3 (0.68%) C++
15 1 (0.23%) C
15 1 (0.23%) XAML
Qualifications
1 19 (4.33%) Degree
1 19 (4.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (3.19%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (2.96%) MCSE
4 8 (1.82%) MCP
5 7 (1.59%) MCSA
6 6 (1.37%) CCNA
7 2 (0.46%) MCITP
7 2 (0.46%) ISEB
8 1 (0.23%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (7.74%) QA
2 30 (6.83%) SLA
3 29 (6.61%) Data Quality
System Software
1 40 (9.11%) Active Directory
2 35 (7.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (5.47%) XenApp
4 17 (3.87%) XenServer
5 13 (2.96%) Hyper-V
6 10 (2.28%) XenDesktop
7 8 (1.82%) vSphere
7 8 (1.82%) Forefront TMG
7 8 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.23%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (2.73%) WSUS
2 11 (2.51%) Norton AntiVirus
3 10 (2.28%) SCOM
4 9 (2.05%) SCCM
5 8 (1.82%) Nagios
6 5 (1.14%) ZABBIX
7 3 (0.68%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.46%) MIMEsweeper
9 1 (0.23%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 237 (53.99%) Microsoft
2 42 (9.57%) Oracle
3 41 (9.34%) Citrix
4 35 (7.97%) VMware
5 30 (6.83%) CommVault
6 22 (5.01%) NetApp
7 15 (3.42%) Dell
7 15 (3.42%) Cisco
8 12 (2.73%) Zend
8 12 (2.73%) AppSense
8 12 (2.73%) Symantec
9 11 (2.51%) HP
10 10 (2.28%) Kaspersky
11 8 (1.82%) Veeam
11 8 (1.82%) Huawei
11 8 (1.82%) Business Objects
12 7 (1.59%) Metastorm
13 5 (1.14%) Remedy
13 5 (1.14%) Juniper
13 5 (1.14%) Nimsoft
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Amoria Bond - UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Healthcare, Bonus, Gym, Perks
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Amoria Bond - UK
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Healthcare, Bonus, Gym, Perks
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £24,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus, parking, flexi benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis IT
Salary: £2500.00 - £3700.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum £40,000 + benefits + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Simplified Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum depending on experience and benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
EMIS
Salary: £27,000 - £30,000 dependent on experience
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Amoria Bond - UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Gym, Healthcare
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
EMIS
Salary: £24,000 - £35,000 dependent on experience
Posted: 21 days ago