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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 36 12 27
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +15
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 4 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 1.63% 13.73% 4.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.76% 28.00% 11.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 3
Average salary £28,000 £30,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.19% -12.85%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
84 50 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 34.29% 49.02% 41.12%
Number of salaries quoted 75 47 38
Average salary £28,750 £31,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.73% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,366 £25,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,050 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 September 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 27 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (85.19%) .NET
3 21 (77.78%) SQL
4 15 (55.56%) HTML
4 15 (55.56%) CSS
5 14 (51.85%) Microsoft
6 13 (48.15%) RDBMS
6 13 (48.15%) IBM
6 13 (48.15%) MQSeries
6 13 (48.15%) Scrum
6 13 (48.15%) WinForms
6 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (48.15%) TDD
6 13 (48.15%) WebSphere
6 13 (48.15%) .NET Framework
6 13 (48.15%) WPF
6 13 (48.15%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (48.15%) HTML5
6 13 (48.15%) MVVM
6 13 (48.15%) CSS3
6 13 (48.15%) Relational Database
6 13 (48.15%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (40.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (40.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (40.74%) T-SQL
8 10 (37.04%) C#
8 10 (37.04%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (37.04%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (37.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 9 (33.33%) BusinessObjects

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 13 (48.15%) MQSeries
1 13 (48.15%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (48.15%) RDBMS
2 13 (48.15%) Relational Database
3 11 (40.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (40.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (37.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 10 (37.04%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (18.52%) SAP Data Services
7 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (7.41%) MS Access
8 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (3.70%) OLTP
9 1 (3.70%) MySQL
9 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (48.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.41%) Dreamweaver
General
1 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (92.59%) Developer
2 10 (37.04%) C# Developer
3 9 (33.33%) SQL Developer
4 7 (25.93%) .NET Developer
5 6 (22.22%) Business Objects Developer
5 6 (22.22%) Business Developer
6 5 (18.52%) VB.NET Developer
6 5 (18.52%) SAP Developer
6 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (7.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (3.70%) DBA
8 1 (3.70%) Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) SAP BI Developer
8 1 (3.70%) MI Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (85.19%) .NET
2 15 (55.56%) HTML
2 15 (55.56%) CSS
3 13 (48.15%) WinForms
3 13 (48.15%) .NET Framework
3 13 (48.15%) WPF
3 13 (48.15%) HTML5
3 13 (48.15%) CSS3
4 2 (7.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (7.41%) LINQ
4 2 (7.41%) jQuery
4 2 (7.41%) WCF
4 2 (7.41%) XML
4 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.70%) Classic ASP
5 1 (3.70%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.81%) FMCG
3 1 (3.70%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Scrum
1 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (48.15%) TDD
1 13 (48.15%) MVVM
2 10 (37.04%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (29.63%) ETL
3 8 (29.63%) Release Management
4 6 (22.22%) Migration
5 5 (18.52%) Service Delivery
6 2 (7.41%) Web Development
6 2 (7.41%) MVC
7 1 (3.70%) Load Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.70%) ERP
7 1 (3.70%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 21 (77.78%) SQL
2 11 (40.74%) T-SQL
3 10 (37.04%) C#
4 7 (25.93%) VB
5 5 (18.52%) VB.NET
5 5 (18.52%) RPG
5 5 (18.52%) VB6
6 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (51.85%) Microsoft
2 13 (48.15%) IBM
3 9 (33.33%) Business Objects
3 9 (33.33%) SAP
4 2 (7.41%) Twitter
5 1 (3.70%) EMC
5 1 (3.70%) Citrix
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