The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 59 63 44
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -19
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 1 16 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.18% 2.20% 4.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.81% 6.69% 12.94%
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 23
Median salary - £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.62%
SQL Server 2008
South 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 Sheffield region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
123 239 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 22.32% 32.83% 31.75%
Number of salaries quoted 107 222 182
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
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 Sheffield

The demand trend of job ads across the Sheffield 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 Sheffield

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Sheffield region.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Sheffield

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (83.33%) .NET
2 10 (83.33%) HTML
2 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 10 (83.33%) CSS
2 10 (83.33%) XML
3 8 (66.67%) C#
3 8 (66.67%) SEO
3 8 (66.67%) Law
3 8 (66.67%) Legal
3 8 (66.67%) CMS
3 8 (66.67%) Subversion
3 8 (66.67%) Sitecore CMS
3 8 (66.67%) Sitecore
3 8 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 8 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (66.67%) Mercurial
3 8 (66.67%) Web Development
3 8 (66.67%) Degree
3 8 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
6 2 (16.67%) SOAP
6 2 (16.67%) COM+
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 8 (66.67%) CMS
1 8 (66.67%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics GP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 8 (66.67%) Mercurial
1 8 (66.67%) Subversion
1 8 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (66.67%) Law
1 8 (66.67%) Legal
2 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 10 (83.33%) .NET Developer
3 8 (66.67%) .NET Web Developer
3 8 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 8 (66.67%) C# Developer
3 8 (66.67%) C# Web Developer
3 8 (66.67%) HTML CSS Developer
3 8 (66.67%) HTML Developer
3 8 (66.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 8 (66.67%) Web Developer
4 2 (16.67%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (8.33%) DBA
5 1 (8.33%) Senior DBA
5 1 (8.33%) Senior SQL DBA
5 1 (8.33%) Senior SQL Server DBA
5 1 (8.33%) SQL DBA
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) .NET
1 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET
1 10 (83.33%) CSS
1 10 (83.33%) HTML
1 10 (83.33%) XML
2 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (16.67%) Ajax
3 2 (16.67%) COM+
3 2 (16.67%) CSS3
3 2 (16.67%) HTML5
3 2 (16.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) SEO
1 8 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 8 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Web Application Development
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 8 (66.67%) C#
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Sitecore