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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 91 61 21
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -40
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 126 193 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.65% 3.95% 8.04%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.22% 11.91% 22.74%
Number of salaries quoted 93 171 228
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £42,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
1532 1620 1262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 32.21% 33.16% 35.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1281 1320 1019
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 3 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 3 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 -14 109 £40,000 +6.66% 13
Bradford -16 8 £41,250 +14.58% 1
Halifax 0 7 £42,500 -1.16% 1
Huddersfield -12 1 £27,500 -31.25%
Wetherby - 1 £35,500 -
SQL Server 2008
Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 292 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 205 (70.21%) SQL
3 157 (53.77%) Microsoft
4 124 (42.47%) SQL Server 2012
5 121 (41.44%) T-SQL
6 120 (41.10%) .NET
7 117 (40.07%) SQL Server 2005
8 116 (39.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 115 (39.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 97 (33.22%) C#
11 82 (28.08%) Windows
12 81 (27.74%) MS Excel
13 67 (22.95%) Agile Software Development
14 59 (20.21%) ASP.NET
15 57 (19.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 52 (17.81%) Team Foundation Server
17 51 (17.47%) Visual Studio
17 51 (17.47%) ITIL
17 51 (17.47%) Business Intelligence
18 50 (17.12%) JavaScript
19 49 (16.78%) MVC
20 48 (16.44%) Data Warehouse
21 45 (15.41%) SharePoint
22 43 (14.73%) MS Exchange
23 42 (14.38%) .NET Framework
24 41 (14.04%) Active Directory
25 40 (13.70%) CSS
26 39 (13.36%) HTML
27 38 (13.01%) Finance
28 36 (12.33%) VMware

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

For the 6 months to 3 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 45 (15.41%) SharePoint
2 43 (14.73%) MS Exchange
3 26 (8.90%) IIS
4 25 (8.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 17 (5.82%) Exchange Server 2007
6 15 (5.14%) Exchange Server 2013
7 11 (3.77%) BizTalk Server
8 10 (3.42%) JBoss
8 10 (3.42%) CMS
9 5 (1.71%) SharePoint Server
9 5 (1.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (1.71%) Lync
10 4 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.68%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 81 (27.74%) MS Excel
2 16 (5.48%) MS Office
3 5 (1.71%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.34%) MS Project
4 1 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.68%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (1.37%) Office 365
2 1 (0.34%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 28 (9.59%) SAN
2 19 (6.51%) VPN
3 17 (5.82%) NAS
4 13 (4.45%) Intranet
5 12 (4.11%) Internet
5 12 (4.11%) FTP
6 11 (3.77%) Firewall
7 10 (3.42%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (3.42%) DNS
8 7 (2.40%) HTTPS
9 6 (2.05%) DHCP
10 5 (1.71%) SSH
11 4 (1.37%) VPLS
11 4 (1.37%) IPsec
11 4 (1.37%) TCP/IP
11 4 (1.37%) VRRP
11 4 (1.37%) DMVPN
11 4 (1.37%) HSRP
11 4 (1.37%) Spanning Tree
11 4 (1.37%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 292 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 124 (42.47%) SQL Server 2012
3 117 (40.07%) SQL Server 2005
4 116 (39.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 115 (39.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 57 (19.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 48 (16.44%) Data Warehouse
8 19 (6.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 11 (3.77%) SQL Server 2000
10 10 (3.42%) Relational Database
11 9 (3.08%) DTS
12 5 (1.71%) OLAP
12 5 (1.71%) Oracle Database
13 4 (1.37%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (1.37%) JasperReports
14 3 (1.03%) Adabas
14 3 (1.03%) Big Data
14 3 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
15 2 (0.68%) QlikView
15 2 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 52 (17.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 51 (17.47%) Visual Studio
3 10 (3.42%) Subversion
4 3 (1.03%) ReSharper
4 3 (1.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (1.03%) Moq
4 3 (1.03%) SoapUI
4 3 (1.03%) NUnit
5 2 (0.68%) OpenSTA
5 2 (0.68%) Toad
5 2 (0.68%) HP UFT
5 2 (0.68%) LoadRunner
5 2 (0.68%) Rational Robot
5 2 (0.68%) Selenium
6 1 (0.34%) TortoiseSVN
6 1 (0.34%) MSTest
General
1 38 (13.01%) Finance
2 15 (5.14%) Pharmaceutical
2 15 (5.14%) Retail
3 10 (3.42%) Legal
4 7 (2.40%) Marketing
5 5 (1.71%) Back Office
6 4 (1.37%) Local Government
7 3 (1.03%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.34%) Automotive
8 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.34%) Advertising
8 1 (0.34%) Games
8 1 (0.34%) Banking
Job Titles
1 143 (48.97%) Developer
2 63 (21.58%) DBA
3 50 (17.12%) SQL DBA
4 43 (14.73%) .NET Developer
5 30 (10.27%) Analyst
6 25 (8.56%) SQL Server DBA
6 25 (8.56%) SQL Developer
7 22 (7.53%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 21 (7.19%) Technical Engineer
9 16 (5.48%) Administrator
10 15 (5.14%) Senior Developer
10 15 (5.14%) Technical Leader
11 13 (4.45%) C# Developer
12 12 (4.11%) Database Developer
13 11 (3.77%) Programmer
13 11 (3.77%) C# .NET Developer
13 11 (3.77%) Senior Technical Engineer
14 10 (3.42%) Analyst Programmer
14 10 (3.42%) Business Developer
14 10 (3.42%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (41.10%) .NET
2 59 (20.21%) ASP.NET
3 42 (14.38%) .NET Framework
4 40 (13.70%) CSS
5 39 (13.36%) HTML
6 32 (10.96%) XML
7 25 (8.56%) LINQ
8 24 (8.22%) ASP.NET MVC
9 20 (6.85%) WCF
9 20 (6.85%) WinForms
10 19 (6.51%) jQuery
11 15 (5.14%) Web Services
12 13 (4.45%) Entity Framework
12 13 (4.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 11 (3.77%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 10 (3.42%) Apache Flex
14 10 (3.42%) Ajax
15 9 (3.08%) MDX
16 8 (2.74%) WPF
17 7 (2.40%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 27 (9.25%) Clustering
2 20 (6.85%) Replication
3 16 (5.48%) Data Centre
4 12 (4.11%) NHS
5 10 (3.42%) Management Information System
5 10 (3.42%) Informatics
6 7 (2.40%) Computer Science
6 7 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (1.71%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.71%) Blackberry
8 4 (1.37%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.37%) Visualisation
8 4 (1.37%) User Experience
9 3 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.03%) Private Cloud
9 3 (1.03%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.68%) EMC VNX
11 1 (0.34%) iPhone
11 1 (0.34%) Telematics
11 1 (0.34%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 82 (28.08%) Windows
2 32 (10.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (9.59%) Linux
4 16 (5.48%) UNIX
4 16 (5.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (3.77%) Windows 7
6 9 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (2.05%) Mac OS
8 5 (1.71%) Windows XP
9 4 (1.37%) Windows 8
10 3 (1.03%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.34%) Android
11 1 (0.34%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (22.95%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (17.47%) ITIL
2 51 (17.47%) Business Intelligence
3 49 (16.78%) MVC
4 36 (12.33%) ETL
4 36 (12.33%) Performance Tuning
5 29 (9.93%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (7.88%) OOP
6 23 (7.88%) TDD
7 19 (6.51%) Service Delivery
8 18 (6.16%) DevOps
9 17 (5.82%) CRM
9 17 (5.82%) Automated Testing
10 16 (5.48%) Change Control
11 15 (5.14%) OO
11 15 (5.14%) Mentoring
12 14 (4.79%) SDLC
12 14 (4.79%) Technical Architecture
13 13 (4.45%) Migration
14 12 (4.11%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 205 (70.21%) SQL
2 121 (41.44%) T-SQL
3 97 (33.22%) C#
4 50 (17.12%) JavaScript
5 34 (11.64%) PowerShell
6 24 (8.22%) VB.NET
7 12 (4.11%) VBA
8 9 (3.08%) VB
9 6 (2.05%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 5 (1.71%) VB6
11 3 (1.03%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.34%) Delphi
12 1 (0.34%) Java
12 1 (0.34%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.34%) VBScript
12 1 (0.34%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
Qualifications
1 30 (10.27%) Degree
2 12 (4.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.05%) ISEB
3 6 (2.05%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.05%) ISTQB
4 5 (1.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 5 (1.71%) MCTS
5 4 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (1.37%) MCP
5 4 (1.37%) MCAD
5 4 (1.37%) MCSD
6 3 (1.03%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.68%) MCSE
7 2 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.68%) CCNP
7 2 (0.68%) CCDA
7 2 (0.68%) CCDP
7 2 (0.68%) CCSA
7 2 (0.68%) CCSE
8 1 (0.34%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (8.90%) SLA
2 10 (3.42%) SNOMED CT
3 8 (2.74%) QA
4 6 (2.05%) Data Quality
5 3 (1.03%) HL7
5 3 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 41 (14.04%) Active Directory
2 32 (10.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (6.85%) XenApp
4 11 (3.77%) Terminal Services
5 8 (2.74%) vSphere
6 7 (2.40%) UAG
6 7 (2.40%) ISA Server
7 3 (1.03%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.68%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 22 (7.53%) SCCM
1 22 (7.53%) SCOM
2 9 (3.08%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (1.37%) Opsview
4 3 (1.03%) WSUS
5 2 (0.68%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.68%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 157 (53.77%) Microsoft
2 36 (12.33%) VMware
3 23 (7.88%) Citrix
4 19 (6.51%) CheckPoint
5 17 (5.82%) NetApp
6 16 (5.48%) Dell Compellent
7 15 (5.14%) Cisco
8 14 (4.79%) CommVault
9 13 (4.45%) Oracle
10 11 (3.77%) Symantec
10 11 (3.77%) Civica
11 4 (1.37%) Epiphany
11 4 (1.37%) Apple
11 4 (1.37%) Kaspersky
12 3 (1.03%) Veeam
12 3 (1.03%) HP
12 3 (1.03%) Red Hat
12 3 (1.03%) Avaya
13 2 (0.68%) EMC
13 2 (0.68%) Intel
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum + Car Allowance and much more
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
iSource IT
Posted: 20 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 (dependent on experiance)
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £44,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Pudsey
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £35,600 to £38,400 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds
Jet2.com
Posted: 24 days ago