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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 20 19 35
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +16
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 12 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 6.19% 8.70% 0.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 20.69% 14.71% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 1
Average salary £35,000 £30,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.70% -13.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
58 68 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 29.90% 59.13% 34.43%
Number of salaries quoted 45 67 31
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
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 29 July 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 29 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 26 (89.66%) .NET
3 22 (75.86%) SQL
4 19 (65.52%) Microsoft
5 18 (62.07%) RDBMS
5 18 (62.07%) IBM
5 18 (62.07%) Scrum
5 18 (62.07%) WinForms
5 18 (62.07%) HTML
5 18 (62.07%) CSS
5 18 (62.07%) MQSeries
5 18 (62.07%) TDD
5 18 (62.07%) WebSphere
5 18 (62.07%) .NET Framework
5 18 (62.07%) WPF
5 18 (62.07%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (62.07%) HTML5
5 18 (62.07%) MVVM
5 18 (62.07%) CSS3
5 18 (62.07%) Relational Database
6 13 (44.83%) C#
7 10 (34.48%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (34.48%) T-SQL
7 10 (34.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (34.48%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (34.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (34.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (31.03%) Business Objects
8 9 (31.03%) SAP
8 9 (31.03%) BusinessObjects

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 18 (62.07%) MQSeries
1 18 (62.07%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (62.07%) RDBMS
2 18 (62.07%) Relational Database
3 10 (34.48%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (34.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (34.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (34.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (31.03%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (17.24%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
7 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (3.45%) OLTP
7 1 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (62.07%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (96.55%) Developer
2 13 (44.83%) C# Developer
2 13 (44.83%) SQL Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Business Objects Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Business Developer
4 5 (17.24%) VB.NET Developer
4 5 (17.24%) .NET Developer
4 5 (17.24%) SAP Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (3.45%) SAP BI Developer
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (3.45%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (89.66%) .NET
2 18 (62.07%) CSS
2 18 (62.07%) WinForms
2 18 (62.07%) .NET Framework
2 18 (62.07%) WPF
2 18 (62.07%) HTML5
2 18 (62.07%) CSS3
2 18 (62.07%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) FMCG
2 1 (3.45%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) Scrum
1 18 (62.07%) TDD
1 18 (62.07%) MVVM
2 10 (34.48%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (27.59%) Release Management
3 8 (27.59%) ETL
4 6 (20.69%) Migration
5 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.45%) ERP
6 1 (3.45%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.45%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (75.86%) SQL
2 13 (44.83%) C#
3 10 (34.48%) T-SQL
4 5 (17.24%) VB
4 5 (17.24%) VB.NET
4 5 (17.24%) VB6
4 5 (17.24%) RPG
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (65.52%) Microsoft
2 18 (62.07%) IBM
3 9 (31.03%) Business Objects
3 9 (31.03%) SAP
4 1 (3.45%) EMC
4 1 (3.45%) Citrix
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
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