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 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 64 42 46
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 11 36 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.56% 4.82% 2.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.23% 14.12% 11.20%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 14
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
260 255 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 36.83% 34.14% 23.19%
Number of salaries quoted 249 215 116
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 September 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Sheffield

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (65.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (46.15%) ASP.NET
3 12 (46.15%) C#
3 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 12 (46.15%) .NET
4 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (34.62%) XML
5 9 (34.62%) SQL
6 8 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (30.77%) WCF
6 8 (30.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (26.92%) Kimball Methodology
7 7 (26.92%) Complex ETL
7 7 (26.92%) MVC
7 7 (26.92%) T-SQL
7 7 (26.92%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (26.92%) ETL
7 7 (26.92%) VLDB
8 6 (23.08%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (23.08%) ITIL
8 6 (23.08%) SharePoint
8 6 (23.08%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (19.23%) Change Control
9 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (19.23%) Local Government
9 5 (19.23%) Apache Axis
9 5 (19.23%) MS Excel

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 6 (23.08%) SharePoint
1 6 (23.08%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (23.08%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (7.69%) IIS
2 2 (7.69%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Intranet
1 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (65.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (30.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (26.92%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (26.92%) VLDB
5 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.85%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (19.23%) Local Government
2 4 (15.38%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Developer
2 11 (42.31%) .NET Developer
3 8 (30.77%) DBA
4 5 (19.23%) Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) C# Developer
5 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Web Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (11.54%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Applications Support
7 1 (3.85%) SQL Server DBA
7 1 (3.85%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Programmer
7 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 1 (3.85%) SQL DBA
7 1 (3.85%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (46.15%) ASP.NET
1 12 (46.15%) .NET
2 9 (34.62%) XML
3 8 (30.77%) WCF
4 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (19.23%) Apache Axis
5 5 (19.23%) HTML
5 5 (19.23%) CSS
6 4 (15.38%) SOAP
6 4 (15.38%) Web Services
6 4 (15.38%) WSDL
6 4 (15.38%) .NET Framework
6 4 (15.38%) WPF
6 4 (15.38%) jQuery
7 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
8 1 (3.85%) Ajax
8 1 (3.85%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Mobile App
1 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (7.69%) GIS
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (26.92%) MVC
2 7 (26.92%) ETL
2 7 (26.92%) Kimball Methodology
2 7 (26.92%) Complex ETL
3 6 (23.08%) ITIL
4 5 (19.23%) CRM
4 5 (19.23%) Change Control
5 4 (15.38%) Project Management
5 4 (15.38%) Mobile Application Development
6 3 (11.54%) SDLC
6 3 (11.54%) SOA
6 3 (11.54%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) C#
1 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 9 (34.62%) SQL
3 7 (26.92%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.85%) VB
4 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.85%) Python
4 1 (3.85%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) QA
1 4 (15.38%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) ESRI
3 1 (3.85%) Hyland
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