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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 58 44 37
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 13 25 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.81% 3.93% 4.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.06% 13.23% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 11 19 25
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,200 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £62,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,001
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
257 189 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 35.74% 29.72% 27.94%
Number of salaries quoted 244 174 158
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% +8.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Sheffield

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 38 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (63.16%) SQL Server 2005
3 21 (55.26%) .NET
3 21 (55.26%) C#
4 20 (52.63%) ASP.NET
4 20 (52.63%) Microsoft
5 19 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (39.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (34.21%) SQL
7 13 (34.21%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (31.58%) MVC
8 12 (31.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 12 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (28.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 11 (28.95%) T-SQL
9 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
10 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 9 (23.68%) WCF
11 9 (23.68%) TDD
12 8 (21.05%) HTML
12 8 (21.05%) CSS
12 8 (21.05%) Windows
12 8 (21.05%) SharePoint
12 8 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (21.05%) ETL
13 7 (18.42%) VLDB
13 7 (18.42%) WPF
13 7 (18.42%) Kimball Methodology
13 7 (18.42%) Complex ETL
14 6 (15.79%) AngularJS

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 8 (21.05%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (7.89%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Office
2 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.63%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) SaaS
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) VPN
1 4 (10.53%) SAN
1 4 (10.53%) NAS
2 1 (2.63%) Intranet
2 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (63.16%) SQL Server 2005
3 15 (39.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (34.21%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (31.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (28.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (18.42%) VLDB
9 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (10.53%) Oracle9i Database
9 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database
10 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
10 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Power View
10 1 (2.63%) MySQL
10 1 (2.63%) OLAP
10 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (2.63%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) NUnit
1 4 (10.53%) MSTest
2 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.63%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (5.26%) Law
1 2 (5.26%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 24 (63.16%) Developer
2 19 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 9 (23.68%) C# Developer
3 9 (23.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 9 (23.68%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (21.05%) DBA
5 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Server Support
6 4 (10.53%) Senior Developer
6 4 (10.53%) .NET Software Developer
6 4 (10.53%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 4 (10.53%) C# Software Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Agile .NET Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Agile C# Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Technical Support
6 4 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Technical Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (55.26%) .NET
2 20 (52.63%) ASP.NET
3 12 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 9 (23.68%) WCF
6 8 (21.05%) CSS
6 8 (21.05%) HTML
7 7 (18.42%) WPF
8 6 (15.79%) XML
8 6 (15.79%) AngularJS
9 5 (13.16%) HTML5
9 5 (13.16%) CSS3
10 4 (10.53%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (10.53%) Silverlight
10 4 (10.53%) WinForms
11 3 (7.89%) .NET Framework
11 3 (7.89%) Web Services
12 2 (5.26%) WSDL
12 2 (5.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Clustering
1 4 (10.53%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.89%) Mobile App
2 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.26%) GIS
4 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) NHS
4 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.05%) Windows
2 4 (10.53%) Linux
2 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (10.53%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (31.58%) MVC
3 9 (23.68%) TDD
4 8 (21.05%) ETL
5 7 (18.42%) Kimball Methodology
5 7 (18.42%) Complex ETL
6 6 (15.79%) Change Control
7 5 (13.16%) E-Commerce
7 5 (13.16%) SOA
7 5 (13.16%) Scrum
7 5 (13.16%) Unit Testing
8 3 (7.89%) Project Management
8 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (7.89%) Mobile Application Development
9 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
9 2 (5.26%) SDLC
9 2 (5.26%) ITIL
9 2 (5.26%) CRM
10 1 (2.63%) B2B
10 1 (2.63%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 21 (55.26%) C#
2 13 (34.21%) SQL
3 11 (28.95%) T-SQL
3 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.63%) PHP
4 1 (2.63%) VB
4 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) Degree
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.63%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) SLA
1 4 (10.53%) QA
2 3 (7.89%) HL7
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (10.53%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (10.53%) Opsview
Vendors
1 20 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.53%) Citrix
2 4 (10.53%) NetApp
2 4 (10.53%) CheckPoint
2 4 (10.53%) Symantec
2 4 (10.53%) VMware
2 4 (10.53%) Kaspersky
2 4 (10.53%) Dell Compellent
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle
3 2 (5.26%) ESRI
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