The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 76 32 19
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -13
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 168 245 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.29% 6.62% 10.02%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.78% 18.70% 26.05%
Number of salaries quoted 139 201 350
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server 2008
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 West Yorkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1559 1310 1455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 30.54% 35.38% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1229 1117 1293
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -42 128 £37,500 +13.63% 12
Bradford -11 14 £30,000 -14.28% 2
Huddersfield 0 8 £40,000 +11.11% 4
Ilkley -2 6 - - 1
Wakefield -23 3 £29,000 -4.91% 2
Halifax -5 1 £42,500 +8.97%
Wetherby - 1 £40,000 - 1
SQL Server 2008
Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

1 392 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 233 (59.44%) SQL
3 216 (55.10%) Microsoft
4 206 (52.55%) .NET
5 179 (45.66%) SQL Server 2005
6 174 (44.39%) T-SQL
7 173 (44.13%) C#
8 133 (33.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 128 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
10 114 (29.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 106 (27.04%) Windows
12 99 (25.26%) Business Intelligence
13 97 (24.74%) ASP.NET
14 95 (24.23%) SQL Server 2012
15 92 (23.47%) .NET Framework
16 91 (23.21%) MS Excel
17 89 (22.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 82 (20.92%) HTML
19 80 (20.41%) JavaScript
20 76 (19.39%) CSS
21 75 (19.13%) MVC
22 65 (16.58%) Visual Studio
22 65 (16.58%) Active Directory
23 61 (15.56%) MS Exchange
24 60 (15.31%) TDD
25 58 (14.80%) Scrum
25 58 (14.80%) Data Warehouse
26 57 (14.54%) Team Foundation Server
27 56 (14.29%) VMware
28 55 (14.03%) VMware Infrastructure

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 61 (15.56%) MS Exchange
2 44 (11.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 43 (10.97%) Exchange Server 2007
4 38 (9.69%) IIS
5 31 (7.91%) SharePoint
6 28 (7.14%) Office Communications Server
7 18 (4.59%) MQSeries
8 17 (4.34%) WebSphere
9 15 (3.83%) SharePoint 2010
10 13 (3.32%) SharePoint 2013
10 13 (3.32%) CMS
11 12 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2003
12 10 (2.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 8 (2.04%) SAS
14 5 (1.28%) Lync
15 3 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2013
16 2 (0.51%) Kentico
17 1 (0.26%) SharePoint Foundation
17 1 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 91 (23.21%) MS Excel
2 50 (12.76%) MS Office
3 8 (2.04%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (0.77%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (9.95%) SAN
2 35 (8.93%) NAS
3 11 (2.81%) WAAS
3 11 (2.81%) Cisco Nexus
4 10 (2.55%) FTP
4 10 (2.55%) VPN
5 7 (1.79%) Firewall
6 5 (1.28%) Internet
6 5 (1.28%) DNS
6 5 (1.28%) HTTPS
6 5 (1.28%) LAN
7 3 (0.77%) WAN
7 3 (0.77%) DHCP
7 3 (0.77%) Intranet
8 1 (0.26%) HSRP
8 1 (0.26%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (0.26%) DMVPN
8 1 (0.26%) HTTP
8 1 (0.26%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 392 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 179 (45.66%) SQL Server 2005
3 133 (33.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 114 (29.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 95 (24.23%) SQL Server 2012
6 89 (22.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 58 (14.80%) Data Warehouse
8 40 (10.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 24 (6.12%) Relational Database
10 17 (4.34%) RDBMS
11 16 (4.08%) SQL Server 2000
12 12 (3.06%) QlikView
13 11 (2.81%) BusinessObjects
14 9 (2.30%) ProClarity
15 7 (1.79%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
16 6 (1.53%) Oracle Database
16 6 (1.53%) Oracle Database 11g
17 5 (1.28%) SAP Data Services
17 5 (1.28%) Data Mining
18 4 (1.02%) DTS
Development Applications
1 65 (16.58%) Visual Studio
2 57 (14.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (3.06%) Subversion
4 9 (2.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 6 (1.53%) ReSharper
5 6 (1.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 5 (1.28%) NUnit
7 4 (1.02%) MSTest
8 2 (0.51%) Moq
8 2 (0.51%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 2 (0.51%) NSubstitute
9 1 (0.26%) TortoiseSVN
9 1 (0.26%) Dreamweaver
General
1 38 (9.69%) Finance
2 16 (4.08%) Legal
3 4 (1.02%) Law
4 3 (0.77%) Retail
5 1 (0.26%) Back Office
5 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 250 (63.78%) Developer
2 74 (18.88%) .NET Developer
3 57 (14.54%) SQL Developer
4 56 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 43 (10.97%) C# Developer
6 41 (10.46%) Analyst
7 38 (9.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 31 (7.91%) SQL Server Developer
9 29 (7.40%) Senior Developer
10 27 (6.89%) C# .NET Developer
11 25 (6.38%) Business Developer
12 20 (5.10%) DBA
13 18 (4.59%) Technical Designer
13 18 (4.59%) Infrastructure Designer
13 18 (4.59%) Designer
14 17 (4.34%) Support Analyst
15 16 (4.08%) Architect
16 15 (3.83%) Graduate
16 15 (3.83%) SQL DBA
16 15 (3.83%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 206 (52.55%) .NET
2 97 (24.74%) ASP.NET
3 92 (23.47%) .NET Framework
4 82 (20.92%) HTML
5 76 (19.39%) CSS
6 53 (13.52%) WinForms
7 45 (11.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 39 (9.95%) WCF
9 36 (9.18%) jQuery
9 36 (9.18%) Web Services
10 34 (8.67%) ASP.NET MVC
11 30 (7.65%) XML
12 29 (7.40%) WPF
13 22 (5.61%) HTML5
13 22 (5.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 19 (4.85%) CSS3
15 14 (3.57%) Ajax
16 11 (2.81%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 9 (2.30%) MDX
18 7 (1.79%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 39 (9.95%) Clustering
2 32 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (4.08%) Tandem
4 12 (3.06%) NHS
5 11 (2.81%) DTV
5 11 (2.81%) CLARiiON
5 11 (2.81%) Celerra
6 10 (2.55%) Blackberry
7 8 (2.04%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.79%) Statistics
8 7 (1.79%) Visualisation
9 6 (1.53%) Computer Science
10 5 (1.28%) E-Learning
11 4 (1.02%) Data Protection Act
11 4 (1.02%) FMCG
11 4 (1.02%) Inversion of Control
12 3 (0.77%) Mathematics
12 3 (0.77%) Replication
13 2 (0.51%) N-Tier
14 1 (0.26%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 106 (27.04%) Windows
2 42 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 39 (9.95%) Linux
4 36 (9.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 33 (8.42%) UNIX
6 10 (2.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (2.04%) Windows 7
7 8 (2.04%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.51%) Android
8 2 (0.51%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.51%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.51%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.26%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.26%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (25.26%) Business Intelligence
3 75 (19.13%) MVC
4 60 (15.31%) TDD
5 58 (14.80%) Scrum
6 34 (8.67%) ITIL
6 34 (8.67%) Unit Testing
7 33 (8.42%) ETL
8 31 (7.91%) Change Control
9 29 (7.40%) Technical Architecture
10 28 (7.14%) OO
11 27 (6.89%) Data Management
11 27 (6.89%) Continuous Integration
12 25 (6.38%) Low Latency
13 24 (6.12%) RUP
14 22 (5.61%) BDD
15 20 (5.10%) Performance Tuning
15 20 (5.10%) DSDM
16 19 (4.85%) MVVM
17 17 (4.34%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 233 (59.44%) SQL
2 174 (44.39%) T-SQL
3 173 (44.13%) C#
4 80 (20.41%) JavaScript
5 32 (8.16%) VB.NET
6 26 (6.63%) VBA
7 22 (5.61%) VB
8 10 (2.55%) VB6
9 7 (1.79%) Java
10 5 (1.28%) RPG
10 5 (1.28%) Delphi
11 4 (1.02%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.02%) VBScript
12 3 (0.77%) C
12 3 (0.77%) C++
13 1 (0.26%) Perl
13 1 (0.26%) PHP
13 1 (0.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 27 (6.89%) Degree
2 20 (5.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (3.83%) MCSE
4 12 (3.06%) MCTS
5 11 (2.81%) MCITP
5 11 (2.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 11 (2.81%) CCA
5 11 (2.81%) Citrix Certification
5 11 (2.81%) CCEA
5 11 (2.81%) NCDA
5 11 (2.81%) NCIE
5 11 (2.81%) VCAP
5 11 (2.81%) VTSP
5 11 (2.81%) CCIA
6 5 (1.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (1.02%) CCIE
7 4 (1.02%) CCNP
7 4 (1.02%) CCNA
7 4 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.02%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (9.95%) SLA
2 10 (2.55%) QA
3 2 (0.51%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.26%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 65 (16.58%) Active Directory
2 55 (14.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (9.69%) XenApp
4 28 (7.14%) XenServer
5 20 (5.10%) vSphere
6 18 (4.59%) Hyper-V
7 11 (2.81%) XenDesktop
7 11 (2.81%) vCloud
8 6 (1.53%) Terminal Services
9 5 (1.28%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (2.55%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (1.02%) SCCM
3 3 (0.77%) SCOM
3 3 (0.77%) NetBackup
3 3 (0.77%) WSUS
4 2 (0.51%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 216 (55.10%) Microsoft
2 56 (14.29%) VMware
3 51 (13.01%) Citrix
4 42 (10.71%) NetApp
5 31 (7.91%) CommVault
6 28 (7.14%) AppSense
7 25 (6.38%) Oracle
8 21 (5.36%) IBM
9 18 (4.59%) Cisco
9 18 (4.59%) Business Objects
10 15 (3.83%) EMC
11 13 (3.32%) Symantec
12 12 (3.06%) CheckPoint
13 11 (2.81%) SAP
13 11 (2.81%) 3PAR
14 8 (2.04%) Tableau
15 4 (1.02%) Typemock
15 4 (1.02%) Red Gate
15 4 (1.02%) Metastorm
15 4 (1.02%) Cognos
Ilkley, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds 19
EMIS
Salary: £24,000 to £35,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £43000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighouse
Computer Futures
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Wetherby
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Huddersfield
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 26 days ago