The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 58 21 21
Rank change year-on-year
-37 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 198 288 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.05% 8.19% 9.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.12% 23.26% 24.88%
Number of salaries quoted 176 228 297
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.84% -2.00%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1633 1238 1294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 33.40% 35.22% 36.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1329 997 1154
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server 2008
Yorkshire

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 July 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 28 July 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 -41 148 £36,936 +8.63% 22
Wakefield -4 12 £35,000 +15.70% 1
Bradford -8 7 £36,000 +2.85%
Huddersfield -9 7 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Pontefract +8 4 £39,000 +27.86%
Halifax -13 4 £43,000 +10.25% 1
Ilkley -2 1 £26,000 -3.70% 1
SQL Server 2008
Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 468 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 290 (61.97%) SQL
3 273 (58.33%) .NET
4 247 (52.78%) Microsoft
5 241 (51.50%) T-SQL
6 237 (50.64%) C#
7 223 (47.65%) SQL Server 2005
8 145 (30.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 141 (30.13%) ASP.NET
10 120 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
11 118 (25.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 118 (25.21%) SQL Server 2012
12 107 (22.86%) .NET Framework
13 106 (22.65%) MVC
13 106 (22.65%) MS Excel
14 104 (22.22%) Windows
15 101 (21.58%) JavaScript
15 101 (21.58%) Business Intelligence
16 97 (20.73%) HTML
17 95 (20.30%) CSS
18 90 (19.23%) Visual Studio
19 88 (18.80%) Team Foundation Server
20 86 (18.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 81 (17.31%) TDD
22 72 (15.38%) Scrum
23 63 (13.46%) IIS
23 63 (13.46%) Data Warehouse
24 61 (13.03%) WinForms
25 53 (11.32%) jQuery
26 49 (10.47%) Active Directory

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 63 (13.46%) IIS
2 42 (8.97%) MS Exchange
3 32 (6.84%) SharePoint
4 29 (6.20%) Exchange Server 2010
5 28 (5.98%) Exchange Server 2007
6 21 (4.49%) MQSeries
7 20 (4.27%) CMS
7 20 (4.27%) WebSphere
7 20 (4.27%) Office Communications Server
8 16 (3.42%) SharePoint 2013
9 10 (2.14%) SharePoint 2010
10 9 (1.92%) Lync
11 8 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2013
12 6 (1.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 6 (1.28%) SAS
13 5 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2003
14 2 (0.43%) Kentico
15 1 (0.21%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 106 (22.65%) MS Excel
2 44 (9.40%) MS Office
3 5 (1.07%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (7.69%) SAN
2 26 (5.56%) NAS
3 13 (2.78%) Firewall
4 10 (2.14%) LAN
5 9 (1.92%) VPN
6 8 (1.71%) WAN
7 7 (1.50%) Internet
8 6 (1.28%) NetScaler
8 6 (1.28%) FTP
9 5 (1.07%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (0.85%) WAAS
10 4 (0.85%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (0.85%) Intranet
10 4 (0.85%) DNS
11 3 (0.64%) DHCP
11 3 (0.64%) HTTPS
12 1 (0.21%) IPsec
12 1 (0.21%) EIGRP
12 1 (0.21%) VRRP
12 1 (0.21%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 468 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 223 (47.65%) SQL Server 2005
3 145 (30.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 118 (25.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 118 (25.21%) SQL Server 2012
5 86 (18.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 63 (13.46%) Data Warehouse
7 37 (7.91%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 26 (5.56%) Relational Database
9 20 (4.27%) RDBMS
10 15 (3.21%) SQL Server 2000
11 10 (2.14%) BusinessObjects
12 8 (1.71%) QlikView
13 7 (1.50%) Data Mining
13 7 (1.50%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
14 6 (1.28%) Oracle Database
14 6 (1.28%) ProClarity
15 5 (1.07%) Oracle Database 11g
15 5 (1.07%) SAP Data Services
16 3 (0.64%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 90 (19.23%) Visual Studio
2 88 (18.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (1.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 8 (1.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 6 (1.28%) ReSharper
6 5 (1.07%) Subversion
6 5 (1.07%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (0.85%) NUnit
8 3 (0.64%) MSTest
9 2 (0.43%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 2 (0.43%) Moq
9 2 (0.43%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.43%) FitNesse
10 1 (0.21%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.21%) ERwin
General
1 36 (7.69%) Finance
2 22 (4.70%) Legal
3 16 (3.42%) Retail
4 5 (1.07%) Law
5 3 (0.64%) Marketing
6 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.21%) Games
6 1 (0.21%) Back Office
6 1 (0.21%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 344 (73.50%) Developer
2 109 (23.29%) .NET Developer
3 86 (18.38%) Software Developer
3 86 (18.38%) SQL Developer
4 60 (12.82%) C# Developer
5 43 (9.19%) Analyst
6 42 (8.97%) Senior Developer
7 41 (8.76%) C# .NET Developer
8 40 (8.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 37 (7.91%) SQL Server Developer
10 27 (5.77%) Senior .NET Developer
11 23 (4.91%) ASP.NET Developer
12 22 (4.70%) Business Developer
12 22 (4.70%) DBA
12 22 (4.70%) C# Software Developer
13 20 (4.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 18 (3.85%) Junior
14 18 (3.85%) Graduate Developer
14 18 (3.85%) Junior Developer
14 18 (3.85%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 273 (58.33%) .NET
2 141 (30.13%) ASP.NET
3 107 (22.86%) .NET Framework
4 97 (20.73%) HTML
5 95 (20.30%) CSS
6 61 (13.03%) WinForms
7 53 (11.32%) jQuery
8 48 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC
9 46 (9.83%) WCF
9 46 (9.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 42 (8.97%) Web Services
11 34 (7.26%) WPF
12 33 (7.05%) XML
13 24 (5.13%) Ajax
13 24 (5.13%) HTML5
14 23 (4.91%) CSS3
15 22 (4.70%) JSON
16 19 (4.06%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 19 (4.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 18 (3.85%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 35 (7.48%) Clustering
2 24 (5.13%) NHS
2 24 (5.13%) DTV
3 21 (4.49%) Tandem
4 7 (1.50%) Management Information System
4 7 (1.50%) Computer Science
5 6 (1.28%) Data Protection Act
5 6 (1.28%) Blackberry
6 5 (1.07%) Replication
6 5 (1.07%) N-Tier
6 5 (1.07%) EqualLogic
7 4 (0.85%) Inversion of Control
7 4 (0.85%) Celerra
7 4 (0.85%) FMCG
7 4 (0.85%) Statistics
7 4 (0.85%) E-Learning
7 4 (0.85%) CLARiiON
8 3 (0.64%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.43%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.21%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 104 (22.22%) Windows
2 42 (8.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (7.05%) Linux
4 30 (6.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 23 (4.91%) UNIX
6 15 (3.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.07%) Ubuntu
7 5 (1.07%) CentOS
8 4 (0.85%) Windows 7
8 4 (0.85%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.64%) Android
10 2 (0.43%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.43%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.43%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.21%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (22.65%) MVC
3 101 (21.58%) Business Intelligence
4 81 (17.31%) TDD
5 72 (15.38%) Scrum
6 44 (9.40%) Unit Testing
7 43 (9.19%) ETL
8 41 (8.76%) Low Latency
9 37 (7.91%) Continuous Integration
10 33 (7.05%) RUP
11 32 (6.84%) OO
12 31 (6.62%) BDD
13 30 (6.41%) DSDM
14 29 (6.20%) Change Control
15 27 (5.77%) ITIL
16 26 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
17 22 (4.70%) MVVM
18 21 (4.49%) Technical Architecture
19 20 (4.27%) Data Management
20 19 (4.06%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 290 (61.97%) SQL
2 241 (51.50%) T-SQL
3 237 (50.64%) C#
4 101 (21.58%) JavaScript
5 38 (8.12%) VB.NET
6 34 (7.26%) VB
7 25 (5.34%) VBA
8 15 (3.21%) VB6
9 9 (1.92%) Java
9 9 (1.92%) PowerShell
10 8 (1.71%) VBScript
11 5 (1.07%) RPG
11 5 (1.07%) Bash Shell
12 4 (0.85%) C++
12 4 (0.85%) PL/SQL
12 4 (0.85%) FoxPro (VFP)
13 3 (0.64%) C
14 2 (0.43%) PHP
14 2 (0.43%) Delphi
15 1 (0.21%) XAML
Qualifications
1 28 (5.98%) Degree
2 15 (3.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (2.56%) MCSE
4 9 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (1.71%) CCNA
6 7 (1.50%) MCSA
7 4 (0.85%) VCAP
7 4 (0.85%) VTSP
7 4 (0.85%) NCDA
7 4 (0.85%) NCIE
7 4 (0.85%) CCIA
7 4 (0.85%) MCTS
7 4 (0.85%) MCITP
7 4 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (0.85%) CCA
7 4 (0.85%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (0.85%) CCEA
8 3 (0.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.43%) PhD
9 2 (0.43%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.77%) SLA
2 21 (4.49%) QA
3 8 (1.71%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.21%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 49 (10.47%) Active Directory
2 39 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (5.34%) XenApp
4 24 (5.13%) XenServer
5 13 (2.78%) Hyper-V
6 12 (2.56%) vSphere
7 5 (1.07%) VMware ESX
7 5 (1.07%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.85%) vCloud
8 4 (0.85%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.21%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 6 (1.28%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (1.07%) WSUS
2 5 (1.07%) SCCM
2 5 (1.07%) ZABBIX
3 4 (0.85%) SCOM
4 3 (0.64%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.43%) SCVMM
5 2 (0.43%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.21%) Nagios
6 1 (0.21%) Opsview
Vendors
1 247 (52.78%) Microsoft
2 40 (8.55%) VMware
3 37 (7.91%) Citrix
4 26 (5.56%) NetApp
5 24 (5.13%) IBM
6 23 (4.91%) CommVault
7 22 (4.70%) Oracle
8 19 (4.06%) AppSense
9 15 (3.21%) Cisco
10 14 (2.99%) Business Objects
11 10 (2.14%) SAP
12 9 (1.92%) Symantec
13 8 (1.71%) EMC
14 6 (1.28%) CheckPoint
14 6 (1.28%) Dell
14 6 (1.28%) Metastorm
15 5 (1.07%) Juniper
15 5 (1.07%) Remedy
15 5 (1.07%) Red Gate
15 5 (1.07%) Tableau
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £2500.00 - £3700.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £28000 per annum + Car + Unbelievable package
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £28000 per annum + Car/Allowance + too many to mention
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + PENSION
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Callcredit Information Group
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: Competitive Salary Dependent on Experience
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Ilkley, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago