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

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 72 74 57
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -17
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 101 122 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.55% 3.67% 4.69%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.01% 11.02% 13.98%
Number of salaries quoted 94 96 162
Median salary £42,000 £36,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
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
841 1107 1230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 29.57% 33.32% 33.51%
Number of salaries quoted 678 921 1001
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 July 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Leeds

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 204 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 124 (60.78%) SQL
3 111 (54.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 96 (47.06%) Microsoft
5 94 (46.08%) T-SQL
6 88 (43.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 83 (40.69%) SQL Server 2005
8 71 (34.80%) Windows
9 68 (33.33%) .NET
9 68 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 60 (29.41%) C#
11 58 (28.43%) Active Directory
12 56 (27.45%) VMware
13 55 (26.96%) Windows Server 2008
14 50 (24.51%) Windows Server
14 50 (24.51%) Agile Software Development
15 49 (24.02%) MS Exchange
16 48 (23.53%) MS Excel
17 47 (23.04%) Exchange Server 2010
18 44 (21.57%) ETL
19 42 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
20 41 (20.10%) ASP.NET
20 41 (20.10%) MVC
21 40 (19.61%) Citrix
22 38 (18.63%) Finance
23 36 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
24 32 (15.69%) Business Intelligence
24 32 (15.69%) Data Warehouse
25 31 (15.20%) Visual Studio
26 29 (14.22%) 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 49 (24.02%) MS Exchange
2 47 (23.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (10.78%) IIS
4 17 (8.33%) SharePoint
5 13 (6.37%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (3.43%) Tomcat
7 7 (3.43%) Umbraco
8 6 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (1.96%) Skype for Business
10 3 (1.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.49%) Apache
11 1 (0.49%) CMS
11 1 (0.49%) WebLogic
Applications
1 48 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 18 (8.82%) MS Office
3 1 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.49%) MS Project
3 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (5.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (4.41%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.49%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (2.94%) Office 365
2 1 (0.49%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (11.27%) SAN
2 18 (8.82%) NAS
3 15 (7.35%) VPN
4 13 (6.37%) Firewall
5 11 (5.39%) IP Telephony
6 10 (4.90%) DHCP
6 10 (4.90%) DNS
7 6 (2.94%) Internet
7 6 (2.94%) LAN
8 5 (2.45%) TCP/IP
8 5 (2.45%) Unified Communications
9 4 (1.96%) Cisco IPT
9 4 (1.96%) Skype
9 4 (1.96%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 204 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 111 (54.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 88 (43.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 83 (40.69%) SQL Server 2005
5 68 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 32 (15.69%) Data Warehouse
7 23 (11.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 18 (8.82%) SQL Server 2014
9 9 (4.41%) Relational Database
10 8 (3.92%) SSDT
11 6 (2.94%) MySQL
11 6 (2.94%) NoSQL
12 4 (1.96%) MongoDB
13 3 (1.47%) RavenDB
13 3 (1.47%) Redis
14 2 (0.98%) DTS
15 1 (0.49%) BusinessObjects
15 1 (0.49%) DB2
15 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 1 (0.49%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 31 (15.20%) Visual Studio
2 20 (9.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (2.94%) Eclipse
4 5 (2.45%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (1.47%) NUnit
6 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.49%) Subversion
6 1 (0.49%) tSQLt
General
1 38 (18.63%) Finance
2 19 (9.31%) Legal
3 11 (5.39%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (0.98%) Advertising
5 2 (0.98%) Law
5 2 (0.98%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.49%) Back Office
6 1 (0.49%) Games
Job Titles
1 98 (48.04%) Developer
2 62 (30.39%) SQL Developer
3 32 (15.69%) SQL Server Developer
4 30 (14.71%) .NET Developer
5 27 (13.24%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 25 (12.25%) DBA
6 25 (12.25%) SQL DBA
7 24 (11.76%) C# Developer
8 22 (10.78%) Analyst
8 22 (10.78%) C# .NET Developer
9 21 (10.29%) Senior Developer
9 21 (10.29%) SSIS Developer
10 18 (8.82%) Team Leader
11 17 (8.33%) T-SQL Developer
12 16 (7.84%) ASP.NET Developer
12 16 (7.84%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 16 (7.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 16 (7.84%) Senior SQL Developer
12 16 (7.84%) SQL BI Developer
13 15 (7.35%) SQL Server BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (33.33%) .NET
2 41 (20.10%) ASP.NET
3 25 (12.25%) WCF
4 22 (10.78%) .NET Framework
5 21 (10.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (8.33%) HTML
6 17 (8.33%) jQuery
6 17 (8.33%) XML
7 15 (7.35%) Entity Framework
8 14 (6.86%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 11 (5.39%) NHibernate
10 10 (4.90%) Web Services
11 9 (4.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 9 (4.41%) HTML5
11 9 (4.41%) Kendo UI
11 9 (4.41%) Managed Extensibility Framework
11 9 (4.41%) Unity DI Container
12 7 (3.43%) CSS
12 7 (3.43%) SOAP
13 6 (2.94%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.37%) Clustering
3 12 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 12 (5.88%) Replication
4 10 (4.90%) Management Information System
5 9 (4.41%) Inversion of Control
6 8 (3.92%) iPad
7 6 (2.94%) Data Protection Act
8 5 (2.45%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.96%) Celerra
9 4 (1.96%) CLARiiON
9 4 (1.96%) Data Integration
9 4 (1.96%) iPhone
10 3 (1.47%) Blackberry
10 3 (1.47%) Cyberthreat
11 2 (0.98%) e-Learning
12 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.49%) NHS
12 1 (0.49%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.49%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 71 (34.80%) Windows
2 55 (26.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 50 (24.51%) Windows Server
4 36 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 22 (10.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (7.84%) Linux
7 14 (6.86%) Windows 7
8 13 (6.37%) Unix
9 3 (1.47%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.49%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (24.51%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (21.57%) ETL
3 41 (20.10%) MVC
4 32 (15.69%) Business Intelligence
5 29 (14.22%) ITIL
6 23 (11.27%) Server Virtualisation
7 20 (9.80%) Service Delivery
7 20 (9.80%) Service Management
8 19 (9.31%) Scrum
9 17 (8.33%) Project Management
10 15 (7.35%) Performance Tuning
11 14 (6.86%) SDLC
12 12 (5.88%) Change Control
12 12 (5.88%) CRM
13 11 (5.39%) Presales
14 10 (4.90%) Business Continuity
14 10 (4.90%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (4.90%) High Availability
14 10 (4.90%) Software Engineering
14 10 (4.90%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 124 (60.78%) SQL
2 94 (46.08%) T-SQL
3 60 (29.41%) C#
4 27 (13.24%) JavaScript
5 17 (8.33%) VB.NET
6 11 (5.39%) PowerShell
7 7 (3.43%) Java
8 4 (1.96%) VBA
9 3 (1.47%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.47%) Perl
10 2 (0.98%) VB
11 1 (0.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (7.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (6.86%) Degree
3 6 (2.94%) MCP
3 6 (2.94%) MCSE
4 5 (2.45%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.47%) CCNA
5 3 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.49%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.49%) MCITP
6 1 (0.49%) MCTS
6 1 (0.49%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.82%) SLA
2 8 (3.92%) QA
3 1 (0.49%) Data Quality
System Software
1 58 (28.43%) Active Directory
2 42 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (11.27%) vSphere
4 17 (8.33%) XenApp
5 9 (4.41%) XenDesktop
6 5 (2.45%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.98%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (5.39%) SCCM
2 7 (3.43%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (3.43%) XenMobile
3 4 (1.96%) Opsview
4 3 (1.47%) AirWatch
4 3 (1.47%) WSUS
5 2 (0.98%) SCOM
Vendors
1 96 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 56 (27.45%) VMware
3 40 (19.61%) Citrix
4 26 (12.75%) Cisco
5 23 (11.27%) Avaya
6 14 (6.86%) NetApp
7 12 (5.88%) Dell Compellent
8 10 (4.90%) CommVault
9 8 (3.92%) Symantec
10 7 (3.43%) Google
10 7 (3.43%) Kaspersky
11 6 (2.94%) HP
11 6 (2.94%) Oracle
11 6 (2.94%) Remedy
11 6 (2.94%) Sitecore
12 4 (1.96%) 3PAR
12 4 (1.96%) CheckPoint
12 4 (1.96%) Dell
12 4 (1.96%) EMC
13 3 (1.47%) MobileIron
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