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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 81 67 34
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -33
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 138 170 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.94% 3.49% 6.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.30% 11.07% 18.31%
Number of salaries quoted 112 147 190
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
1484 1536 1267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 31.65% 31.51% 35.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1217 1209 1063
Average salary £44,000 £39,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.39% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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 0 113 £40,000 +9.97% 3
Bradford -14 10 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Halifax +13 8 £43,750 -2.77%
Huddersfield -10 2 £30,625 -23.43%
Pudsey - 1 £45,000 -
Wetherby - 1 £35,500 - 1
SQL Server 2008
Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 269 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 185 (68.77%) SQL
3 134 (49.81%) Microsoft
4 124 (46.10%) SQL Server 2012
5 115 (42.75%) .NET
6 113 (42.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 106 (39.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 105 (39.03%) T-SQL
9 99 (36.80%) SQL Server 2005
10 98 (36.43%) C#
11 78 (29.00%) Windows
12 68 (25.28%) MS Excel
13 61 (22.68%) Agile Software Development
14 56 (20.82%) Visual Studio
14 56 (20.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 55 (20.45%) ASP.NET
16 53 (19.70%) MVC
17 52 (19.33%) Data Warehouse
18 51 (18.96%) JavaScript
19 47 (17.47%) Team Foundation Server
20 45 (16.73%) ITIL
21 44 (16.36%) Business Intelligence
21 44 (16.36%) SharePoint
22 43 (15.99%) MS Exchange
23 41 (15.24%) PowerShell
24 40 (14.87%) Windows Server 2008
25 39 (14.50%) .NET Framework
25 39 (14.50%) HTML
26 38 (14.13%) Active Directory
27 36 (13.38%) CSS

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 44 (16.36%) SharePoint
2 43 (15.99%) MS Exchange
3 29 (10.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 26 (9.67%) IIS
5 18 (6.69%) Exchange Server 2007
6 13 (4.83%) Exchange Server 2013
6 13 (4.83%) CMS
7 10 (3.72%) JBoss
8 8 (2.97%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (1.86%) SharePoint Server
9 5 (1.86%) Lync
10 4 (1.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.74%) NetWeaver
13 1 (0.37%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 68 (25.28%) MS Excel
2 16 (5.95%) MS Office
3 5 (1.86%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.37%) MS Project
4 1 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (3.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.74%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (0.74%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.37%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (11.52%) SAN
2 19 (7.06%) VPN
3 16 (5.95%) NAS
4 11 (4.09%) Intranet
4 11 (4.09%) Internet
5 10 (3.72%) Firewall
6 9 (3.35%) FTP
7 8 (2.97%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (2.60%) DNS
9 6 (2.23%) HTTPS
10 5 (1.86%) SSL
10 5 (1.86%) DHCP
10 5 (1.86%) SSH
11 3 (1.12%) VPLS
11 3 (1.12%) VRRP
11 3 (1.12%) iSCSI
11 3 (1.12%) IPsec
11 3 (1.12%) BGP
11 3 (1.12%) EIGRP
11 3 (1.12%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 269 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 124 (46.10%) SQL Server 2012
3 113 (42.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 106 (39.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 99 (36.80%) SQL Server 2005
6 56 (20.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 52 (19.33%) Data Warehouse
8 19 (7.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 11 (4.09%) Relational Database
9 11 (4.09%) SQL Server 2000
10 10 (3.72%) Oracle Database
11 9 (3.35%) DTS
12 7 (2.60%) OLAP
13 6 (2.23%) Oracle Database 11g
14 4 (1.49%) JasperReports
14 4 (1.49%) Crystal Reports
14 4 (1.49%) Adabas
15 2 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
15 2 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
15 2 (0.74%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 56 (20.82%) Visual Studio
2 47 (17.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (2.60%) Toad
4 6 (2.23%) NUnit
5 5 (1.86%) Subversion
6 3 (1.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.37%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.37%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.37%) Moq
7 1 (0.37%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 33 (12.27%) Finance
2 13 (4.83%) Pharmaceutical
2 13 (4.83%) Retail
3 10 (3.72%) Marketing
4 8 (2.97%) Legal
5 5 (1.86%) Back Office
6 4 (1.49%) Local Government
7 3 (1.12%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.74%) Advertising
9 1 (0.37%) Games
Job Titles
1 135 (50.19%) Developer
2 46 (17.10%) DBA
3 45 (16.73%) .NET Developer
4 34 (12.64%) SQL DBA
5 27 (10.04%) Analyst
6 24 (8.92%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 22 (8.18%) Technical Engineer
8 18 (6.69%) Senior Developer
9 16 (5.95%) SQL Server DBA
10 15 (5.58%) Administrator
10 15 (5.58%) Technical Leader
11 14 (5.20%) SQL Developer
12 13 (4.83%) Programmer
13 12 (4.46%) C# Developer
14 11 (4.09%) Senior Technical Engineer
15 10 (3.72%) Analyst Programmer
15 10 (3.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 10 (3.72%) Junior
15 10 (3.72%) Business Developer
16 9 (3.35%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (42.75%) .NET
2 55 (20.45%) ASP.NET
3 39 (14.50%) HTML
3 39 (14.50%) .NET Framework
4 36 (13.38%) CSS
5 31 (11.52%) XML
6 26 (9.67%) LINQ
7 22 (8.18%) ASP.NET MVC
8 20 (7.43%) WinForms
9 19 (7.06%) WCF
10 18 (6.69%) jQuery
11 16 (5.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 15 (5.58%) Web Services
13 12 (4.46%) Entity Framework
14 11 (4.09%) MDX
15 9 (3.35%) Apache Flex
15 9 (3.35%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 7 (2.60%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 7 (2.60%) HTML5
16 7 (2.60%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.67%) Clustering
2 17 (6.32%) Data Centre
3 15 (5.58%) Replication
4 12 (4.46%) Management Information System
4 12 (4.46%) NHS
5 10 (3.72%) Informatics
6 8 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (2.60%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.86%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.49%) Data Integration
9 4 (1.49%) Blackberry
10 3 (1.12%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.74%) Telematics
11 2 (0.74%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.74%) User Experience
11 2 (0.74%) Inversion of Control
12 1 (0.37%) Performance Metrics
12 1 (0.37%) Private Cloud
12 1 (0.37%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 78 (29.00%) Windows
2 40 (14.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (11.90%) Linux
4 19 (7.06%) UNIX
5 16 (5.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (3.72%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (3.35%) Windows 7
8 4 (1.49%) Mac OS
8 4 (1.49%) Windows XP
9 3 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.12%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.74%) SUSE
11 1 (0.37%) Android
11 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.37%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (22.68%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (19.70%) MVC
3 45 (16.73%) ITIL
4 44 (16.36%) Business Intelligence
5 30 (11.15%) ETL
5 30 (11.15%) Performance Tuning
6 29 (10.78%) TDD
7 24 (8.92%) OOP
8 18 (6.69%) CRM
8 18 (6.69%) Service Delivery
8 18 (6.69%) Change Control
9 17 (6.32%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (6.32%) SDLC
10 15 (5.58%) Disaster Recovery
11 14 (5.20%) Migration
11 14 (5.20%) Technical Architecture
12 13 (4.83%) Mentoring
13 12 (4.46%) Software Engineering
13 12 (4.46%) Scrum
14 10 (3.72%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 185 (68.77%) SQL
2 105 (39.03%) T-SQL
3 98 (36.43%) C#
4 51 (18.96%) JavaScript
5 41 (15.24%) PowerShell
6 23 (8.55%) VB.NET
7 9 (3.35%) PL/SQL
8 6 (2.23%) VB
8 6 (2.23%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 6 (2.23%) VBA
9 5 (1.86%) VB6
10 4 (1.49%) Java
11 2 (0.74%) ABAP
12 1 (0.37%) C
12 1 (0.37%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.37%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
12 1 (0.37%) FQL
Qualifications
1 31 (11.52%) Degree
2 12 (4.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.23%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (1.12%) MCTS
4 3 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.74%) ISEB
5 2 (0.74%) MCSE
5 2 (0.74%) MCSA
5 2 (0.74%) MCITP
5 2 (0.74%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.37%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (0.37%) PMP
6 1 (0.37%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.37%) CCSA
6 1 (0.37%) CCSE
6 1 (0.37%) MCDBA
6 1 (0.37%) CCNP
6 1 (0.37%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.55%) SLA
2 10 (3.72%) SNOMED CT
3 6 (2.23%) QA
3 6 (2.23%) Data Quality
4 4 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.12%) HL7
System Software
1 38 (14.13%) Active Directory
2 30 (11.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (7.43%) XenApp
4 9 (3.35%) Terminal Services
5 7 (2.60%) ISA Server
5 7 (2.60%) UAG
6 6 (2.23%) vSphere
7 1 (0.37%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 20 (7.43%) SCCM
1 20 (7.43%) SCOM
2 9 (3.35%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (1.86%) Opsview
4 2 (0.74%) WSUS
5 1 (0.37%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 134 (49.81%) Microsoft
2 34 (12.64%) VMware
3 24 (8.92%) Citrix
4 20 (7.43%) NetApp
5 19 (7.06%) Oracle
6 17 (6.32%) CommVault
6 17 (6.32%) CheckPoint
6 17 (6.32%) Dell Compellent
7 15 (5.58%) Cisco
8 11 (4.09%) Civica
9 9 (3.35%) Symantec
10 5 (1.86%) Kaspersky
11 4 (1.49%) Epiphany
11 4 (1.49%) HP
12 3 (1.12%) Avaya
12 3 (1.12%) SAP
12 3 (1.12%) Red Hat
13 2 (0.74%) Apple
13 2 (0.74%) Cognos
13 2 (0.74%) Google
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £0.00 per annum
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