The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Wakefield region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 11 5 20
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +15
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 14 37 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 12.39% 24.50% 1.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 35.00% 62.71% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 14 32 1
Average salary £37,500 £26,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.23% -1.88%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
40 59 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 35.40% 39.07% 35.37%
Number of salaries quoted 35 52 26
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,000 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SQL Server 2008
West Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Wakefield region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (85.00%) SQL
3 14 (70.00%) .NET
4 13 (65.00%) HTML
5 12 (60.00%) CSS
5 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
6 11 (55.00%) IBM
6 11 (55.00%) MQSeries
6 11 (55.00%) RDBMS
6 11 (55.00%) Scrum
6 11 (55.00%) WinForms
6 11 (55.00%) TDD
6 11 (55.00%) WebSphere
6 11 (55.00%) .NET Framework
6 11 (55.00%) WPF
6 11 (55.00%) HTML5
6 11 (55.00%) MVVM
6 11 (55.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (55.00%) CSS3
6 11 (55.00%) Relational Database
7 9 (45.00%) C#
8 6 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (20.00%) QA
9 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (20.00%) VB.NET
10 3 (15.00%) RPG
10 3 (15.00%) T-SQL

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 11 (55.00%) MQSeries
1 11 (55.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (5.00%) IIS
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) LAN
1 1 (5.00%) WAN
1 1 (5.00%) FTP
1 1 (5.00%) DNS
1 1 (5.00%) SSL
1 1 (5.00%) Intranet
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
1 1 (5.00%) MPLS
1 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (55.00%) RDBMS
2 11 (55.00%) Relational Database
3 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (10.00%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (5.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 11 (55.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Developer
2 9 (45.00%) SQL Developer
3 8 (40.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (15.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 3 (15.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (15.00%) DBA
5 2 (10.00%) SQL DBA
5 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Business Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Business Objects Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Support Technician
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Support
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Support Technician
6 1 (5.00%) SAP Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (70.00%) .NET
2 13 (65.00%) HTML
3 12 (60.00%) CSS
4 11 (55.00%) WinForms
4 11 (55.00%) .NET Framework
4 11 (55.00%) WPF
4 11 (55.00%) HTML5
4 11 (55.00%) CSS3
5 1 (5.00%) Classic ASP
5 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.00%) DHTML
5 1 (5.00%) XML
5 1 (5.00%) XSL
5 1 (5.00%) XSLT
5 1 (5.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 2000
2 1 (5.00%) UNIX
2 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Scrum
1 11 (55.00%) TDD
1 11 (55.00%) MVVM
2 6 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (15.00%) Release Management
4 2 (10.00%) Migration
4 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.00%) ETL
4 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.00%) ERP
5 1 (5.00%) Six Sigma
5 1 (5.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) SQL
2 9 (45.00%) C#
3 4 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (15.00%) RPG
4 3 (15.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (15.00%) VB
4 3 (15.00%) VB6
5 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (55.00%) IBM
3 3 (15.00%) SAP
3 3 (15.00%) EMC
3 3 (15.00%) Citrix
4 2 (10.00%) Business Objects
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle
5 1 (5.00%) VMware
5 1 (5.00%) Kronos
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