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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 53 48 19
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -29
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 22 28 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.87% 3.80% 8.58%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.61% 13.27% 28.95%
Number of salaries quoted 22 23 32
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -8.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
229 211 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 29.90% 28.63% 29.63%
Number of salaries quoted 214 183 125
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 17 April 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Sheffield

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 48 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 32 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 29 (60.42%) SQL Server 2005
4 28 (58.33%) .NET
5 27 (56.25%) ASP.NET
6 23 (47.92%) C#
6 23 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (43.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 21 (43.75%) SQL Server 2012
8 15 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (31.25%) MVC
8 15 (31.25%) Windows
9 14 (29.17%) HTML
9 14 (29.17%) JavaScript
9 14 (29.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 13 (27.08%) CSS
10 13 (27.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 12 (25.00%) SQL
11 12 (25.00%) Silverlight
12 11 (22.92%) T-SQL
13 10 (20.83%) SharePoint
13 10 (20.83%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (20.83%) ETL
13 10 (20.83%) Degree
13 10 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 9 (18.75%) TDD
14 9 (18.75%) Scrum
14 9 (18.75%) E-Commerce
15 8 (16.67%) Oracle9i Database

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 10 (20.83%) SharePoint
2 7 (14.58%) MS Exchange
2 7 (14.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (14.58%) MS Office
2 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
3 4 (8.33%) PowerPivot
4 1 (2.08%) MS Project
4 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.08%) Acrobat
4 1 (2.08%) AutoCAD
4 1 (2.08%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Primavera
1 1 (2.08%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.50%) SaaS
2 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.58%) VPN
2 6 (12.50%) SAN
2 6 (12.50%) NAS
3 1 (2.08%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (2.08%) Firewall
3 1 (2.08%) Wireless
3 1 (2.08%) IPsec
3 1 (2.08%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.08%) DNS
3 1 (2.08%) PBX
3 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (60.42%) SQL Server 2005
3 21 (43.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (43.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (29.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (27.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (20.83%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (16.67%) Oracle9i Database
7 8 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
7 8 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (16.67%) Oracle Database
8 6 (12.50%) VLDB
9 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (2.08%) Data Mining
9 1 (2.08%) OLTP
9 1 (2.08%) OLAP
9 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
9 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 4 (8.33%) NUnit
1 4 (8.33%) MSTest
2 1 (2.08%) Grunt
2 1 (2.08%) CruiseControl
2 1 (2.08%) Subversion
2 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (4.17%) Law
2 1 (2.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (62.50%) Developer
2 21 (43.75%) .NET Developer
3 13 (27.08%) C# Developer
4 12 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 12 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
5 8 (16.67%) Software Developer
6 7 (14.58%) DBA
6 7 (14.58%) Agile C# Developer
7 6 (12.50%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (12.50%) Senior Developer
7 6 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
8 5 (10.42%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (10.42%) Junior Developer
8 5 (10.42%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (10.42%) Junior
8 5 (10.42%) Agile .NET Developer
8 5 (10.42%) .NET Software Developer
9 4 (8.33%) 3rd Line Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (58.33%) .NET
2 27 (56.25%) ASP.NET
3 15 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (29.17%) HTML
5 13 (27.08%) CSS
6 12 (25.00%) Silverlight
7 10 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 8 (16.67%) WinForms
8 8 (16.67%) WCF
8 8 (16.67%) WPF
9 6 (12.50%) HTML5
9 6 (12.50%) AngularJS
10 5 (10.42%) jQuery
10 5 (10.42%) CSS3
10 5 (10.42%) COM
11 4 (8.33%) Classic ASP
11 4 (8.33%) XML
11 4 (8.33%) Ajax
11 4 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Clustering
2 3 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.08%) Replication
3 1 (2.08%) NHS
3 1 (2.08%) CCTV
3 1 (2.08%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.08%) Open Source
3 1 (2.08%) Xbox
3 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.08%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 15 (31.25%) Windows
2 7 (14.58%) UNIX
2 7 (14.58%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (14.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (31.25%) MVC
3 10 (20.83%) ETL
4 9 (18.75%) E-Commerce
4 9 (18.75%) TDD
4 9 (18.75%) Scrum
5 6 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 6 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (12.50%) Change Control
5 6 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
6 5 (10.42%) Unit Testing
6 5 (10.42%) SOA
7 4 (8.33%) DRM
7 4 (8.33%) Asset Management
7 4 (8.33%) Resource Management
8 3 (6.25%) Data Analysis
8 3 (6.25%) Customer Engagement
8 3 (6.25%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.08%) Load Testing
9 1 (2.08%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 23 (47.92%) C#
2 14 (29.17%) JavaScript
3 12 (25.00%) SQL
4 11 (22.92%) T-SQL
5 5 (10.42%) VB.NET
6 4 (8.33%) VB
7 3 (6.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (20.83%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) MCITP
2 1 (2.08%) MCP
2 1 (2.08%) MCSE
2 1 (2.08%) MCSA
2 1 (2.08%) CCNA
2 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) SLA
2 2 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 7 (14.58%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (12.50%) XenApp
3 1 (2.08%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (12.50%) Opsview
2 1 (2.08%) ARCserve
2 1 (2.08%) WSUS
2 1 (2.08%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 32 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (16.67%) Oracle
3 7 (14.58%) Symantec
4 6 (12.50%) VMware
4 6 (12.50%) Kaspersky
4 6 (12.50%) Citrix
4 6 (12.50%) NetApp
4 6 (12.50%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.08%) CA
5 1 (2.08%) Cisco
5 1 (2.08%) Adobe
5 1 (2.08%) HP
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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