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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 70 41 21
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -20
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 169 281 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.51% 5.53% 8.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.97% 16.66% 24.37%
Number of salaries quoted 150 267 272
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,200 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
1540 1687 1387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 32.02% 33.19% 35.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1268 1432 1127
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -25 132 £37,500 - 14
Bradford -17 10 £37,500 -11.76% 4
Wakefield -14 7 £35,000 -6.66%
Keighley - 3 £45,000 -
Huddersfield -9 1 £37,500 -2.59%
SQL Server 2008
Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 359 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 241 (67.13%) SQL
3 189 (52.65%) Microsoft
4 149 (41.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 140 (39.00%) Windows
6 138 (38.44%) SQL Server 2005
7 132 (36.77%) .NET
8 127 (35.38%) T-SQL
9 126 (35.10%) MS Excel
10 119 (33.15%) C#
11 114 (31.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 93 (25.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 92 (25.63%) Agile Software Development
14 87 (24.23%) ASP.NET
15 73 (20.33%) .NET Framework
16 71 (19.78%) ITIL
17 66 (18.38%) Active Directory
18 64 (17.83%) HTML
19 63 (17.55%) JavaScript
20 62 (17.27%) MS Exchange
21 61 (16.99%) MVC
22 59 (16.43%) CSS
22 59 (16.43%) Business Intelligence
23 58 (16.16%) SharePoint
23 58 (16.16%) VMware
24 56 (15.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
25 54 (15.04%) SAN
26 53 (14.76%) VMware Infrastructure
27 49 (13.65%) Linux
28 48 (13.37%) Microsoft Certification

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 62 (17.27%) MS Exchange
2 58 (16.16%) SharePoint
3 47 (13.09%) IIS
4 36 (10.03%) Exchange Server 2010
5 33 (9.19%) Exchange Server 2007
6 25 (6.96%) BizTalk Server
7 21 (5.85%) SharePoint 2013
7 21 (5.85%) Exchange Server 2013
7 21 (5.85%) SharePoint 2010
8 8 (2.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (1.39%) Office Communications Server
9 5 (1.39%) Lync
10 3 (0.84%) JBoss
11 2 (0.56%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.56%) SAS
11 2 (0.56%) CMS
Applications
1 126 (35.10%) MS Excel
2 27 (7.52%) MS Office
3 5 (1.39%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (1.39%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (5.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.39%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 3 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 19 (5.29%) Office 365
2 1 (0.28%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 54 (15.04%) SAN
2 37 (10.31%) VPN
2 37 (10.31%) NAS
3 19 (5.29%) Firewall
4 18 (5.01%) DNS
5 16 (4.46%) Intranet
5 16 (4.46%) Internet
5 16 (4.46%) Cisco ASA
6 12 (3.34%) FTP
7 9 (2.51%) LAN
7 9 (2.51%) WAN
7 9 (2.51%) TCP/IP
7 9 (2.51%) SSL
7 9 (2.51%) MPLS
7 9 (2.51%) BGP
7 9 (2.51%) EIGRP
7 9 (2.51%) DMVPN
7 9 (2.51%) IPsec
7 9 (2.51%) VPLS
8 8 (2.23%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 359 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 149 (41.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 138 (38.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 114 (31.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 93 (25.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 56 (15.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 47 (13.09%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (3.90%) SQL Server 2000
8 14 (3.90%) Oracle Database
9 13 (3.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 9 (2.51%) Data Mining
11 8 (2.23%) Oracle9i Database
11 8 (2.23%) Oracle Database 10g
11 8 (2.23%) Oracle Database 11g
11 8 (2.23%) Big Data
12 5 (1.39%) Microsoft Power View
12 5 (1.39%) MySQL
12 5 (1.39%) OLAP
13 4 (1.11%) DTS
13 4 (1.11%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 45 (12.53%) Visual Studio
2 32 (8.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (6.69%) Subversion
4 11 (3.06%) NUnit
5 9 (2.51%) MSTest
5 9 (2.51%) TortoiseSVN
6 8 (2.23%) ReSharper
6 8 (2.23%) Moq
6 8 (2.23%) SoapUI
7 2 (0.56%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.56%) Selenium
7 2 (0.56%) OpenSTA
7 2 (0.56%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (0.56%) LoadRunner
7 2 (0.56%) Rational Robot
8 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 40 (11.14%) Finance
2 20 (5.57%) Retail
3 9 (2.51%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (1.39%) Legal
5 2 (0.56%) Back Office
6 1 (0.28%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.28%) Automotive
6 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.28%) Advertising
6 1 (0.28%) Banking
Job Titles
1 162 (45.13%) Developer
2 75 (20.89%) DBA
3 72 (20.06%) SQL DBA
4 49 (13.65%) .NET Developer
5 42 (11.70%) SQL Server DBA
6 33 (9.19%) Analyst
7 29 (8.08%) SQL Developer
7 29 (8.08%) Technical Engineer
8 23 (6.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 22 (6.13%) C# Developer
9 22 (6.13%) Software Developer
10 20 (5.57%) C# .NET Developer
11 19 (5.29%) SharePoint Developer
11 19 (5.29%) Applications Support
11 19 (5.29%) Administrator
12 17 (4.74%) Business Developer
13 15 (4.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 15 (4.18%) Senior Technical Engineer
14 13 (3.62%) Senior Developer
14 13 (3.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (36.77%) .NET
2 87 (24.23%) ASP.NET
3 73 (20.33%) .NET Framework
4 64 (17.83%) HTML
5 59 (16.43%) CSS
6 45 (12.53%) ASP.NET MVC
7 41 (11.42%) WCF
8 32 (8.91%) Entity Framework
9 31 (8.64%) Ajax
10 27 (7.52%) WinForms
10 27 (7.52%) XML
11 24 (6.69%) jQuery
12 22 (6.13%) Web Services
13 18 (5.01%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 16 (4.46%) WPF
15 12 (3.34%) MSMQ
16 10 (2.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 9 (2.51%) XHTML
17 9 (2.51%) NHibernate
18 8 (2.23%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 35 (9.75%) Clustering
2 24 (6.69%) Replication
3 20 (5.57%) Management Information System
4 12 (3.34%) Visualisation
4 12 (3.34%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (2.79%) NHS
6 9 (2.51%) Statistics
7 8 (2.23%) Blackberry
7 8 (2.23%) Client/Server
7 8 (2.23%) Private Cloud
8 6 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.11%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.84%) User Experience
10 3 (0.84%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.84%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.56%) Data Integration
12 1 (0.28%) E-Learning
12 1 (0.28%) Blog
12 1 (0.28%) Data Conversion
12 1 (0.28%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 140 (39.00%) Windows
2 49 (13.65%) Linux
3 41 (11.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 40 (11.14%) UNIX
5 25 (6.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (6.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (4.74%) Windows 7
8 11 (3.06%) Mac OS
9 8 (2.23%) Apple iOS
10 6 (1.67%) Windows 8
10 6 (1.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (25.63%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (19.78%) ITIL
3 61 (16.99%) MVC
4 59 (16.43%) Business Intelligence
5 38 (10.58%) Performance Tuning
6 35 (9.75%) ETL
7 32 (8.91%) OO
8 31 (8.64%) CRM
8 31 (8.64%) Change Control
9 27 (7.52%) Mentoring
10 26 (7.24%) Continuous Integration
11 25 (6.96%) Technical Architecture
12 22 (6.13%) DevOps
13 21 (5.85%) Scrum
14 20 (5.57%) Service Delivery
14 20 (5.57%) Coaching
15 19 (5.29%) Project Management
15 19 (5.29%) OOA/OOD
15 19 (5.29%) TDD
15 19 (5.29%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 241 (67.13%) SQL
2 127 (35.38%) T-SQL
3 119 (33.15%) C#
4 63 (17.55%) JavaScript
5 23 (6.41%) VB.NET
6 19 (5.29%) VB
7 18 (5.01%) VBA
8 9 (2.51%) PowerShell
8 9 (2.51%) Delphi
9 4 (1.11%) VB6
10 2 (0.56%) VBScript
11 1 (0.28%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.28%) C
11 1 (0.28%) C++
11 1 (0.28%) X++
11 1 (0.28%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
Qualifications
1 48 (13.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (5.85%) MCP
2 21 (5.85%) MCTS
3 19 (5.29%) MCAD
3 19 (5.29%) MCSD
4 17 (4.74%) Degree
5 13 (3.62%) MCSE
6 12 (3.34%) MCSA
7 8 (2.23%) CCNP
7 8 (2.23%) CCDA
7 8 (2.23%) CCDP
7 8 (2.23%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (2.23%) CCSA
7 8 (2.23%) CCSE
7 8 (2.23%) Security Cleared
8 6 (1.67%) VCP5
8 6 (1.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 6 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (1.67%) CISSP
8 6 (1.67%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (11.70%) SLA
2 5 (1.39%) QA
3 3 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.28%) SNOMED CT
4 1 (0.28%) HL7
4 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
System Software
1 66 (18.38%) Active Directory
2 53 (14.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (10.31%) XenApp
4 16 (4.46%) Terminal Services
5 13 (3.62%) Hyper-V
5 13 (3.62%) vSphere
6 5 (1.39%) UAG
6 5 (1.39%) XenServer
6 5 (1.39%) ISA Server
7 4 (1.11%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (4.74%) Norton AntiVirus
2 16 (4.46%) SCCM
2 16 (4.46%) SCOM
3 9 (2.51%) NetBackup
3 9 (2.51%) Opsview
4 5 (1.39%) SCDPM
4 5 (1.39%) WSUS
4 5 (1.39%) ARCserve
5 3 (0.84%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (0.56%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (0.56%) Puppet
6 2 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 189 (52.65%) Microsoft
2 58 (16.16%) VMware
3 40 (11.14%) Citrix
4 32 (8.91%) Oracle
5 31 (8.64%) NetApp
5 31 (8.64%) CheckPoint
6 26 (7.24%) Symantec
7 25 (6.96%) CommVault
8 19 (5.29%) Cisco
9 15 (4.18%) Civica
10 11 (3.06%) Kaspersky
11 8 (2.23%) Veeam
11 8 (2.23%) Apple
11 8 (2.23%) PeopleSoft
12 5 (1.39%) AppSense
13 4 (1.11%) Tableau
13 4 (1.11%) Business Objects
13 4 (1.11%) IBM
13 4 (1.11%) HP
13 4 (1.11%) Dell
West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits and pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £43000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £37000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-40,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + PENSION
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Virtual College
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum (depending on experience)
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits + pensions
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benifits
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Bonus, Benefits & Training
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
EMIS
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Bradford
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Bradford
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago