The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 28 20 5
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -15
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 6 8 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 4.20% 6.67% 20.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.64% 20.51% 47.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 26
Median salary £27,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £35,450 £39,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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 Wakefield region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
44 39 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 30.77% 32.50% 42.64%
Number of salaries quoted 40 39 46
Median salary £32,500 £34,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% -9.33%
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 Wakefield

The demand trend of job ads across the Wakefield 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 Wakefield

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Wakefield

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Wakefield region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Wakefield

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 30 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
5 4 (44.44%) SQL
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (44.44%) VB.NET
6 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
6 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
6 3 (33.33%) MySQL
6 3 (33.33%) C#
6 3 (33.33%) HTML
6 3 (33.33%) IIS
6 3 (33.33%) CSS
6 3 (33.33%) Web Development
6 3 (33.33%) Retail
6 3 (33.33%) FMCG
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (22.22%) Driving Licence
7 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
7 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (22.22%) TDD
7 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
7 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (22.22%) Windows
7 2 (22.22%) Linux

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield 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 3 (33.33%) IIS
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (33.33%) MySQL
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 3 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Applications Support
1 3 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 3 (33.33%) CSS
3 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) FMCG
2 2 (22.22%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Web Development
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) VB.NET
3 3 (33.33%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat