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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 81 67 40
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -27
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 136 191 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.18% 3.94% 6.01%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.48% 11.93% 17.78%
Number of salaries quoted 120 169 288
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,450 £30,000 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.91%
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
1435 1601 1704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 33.54% 33.06% 33.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1169 1313 1444
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,000 £55,000
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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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 -22 94 £39,000 +4.00% 7
Pontefract - 9 - - 2
Bradford -6 7 £42,500 +13.33%
Wakefield -8 5 £32,500 -7.14%
Ossett - 4 £39,000 - 1
Huddersfield +7 2 £21,000 -44.00% 1
Dewsbury - 2 £37,500 -
Halifax - 1 £45,000 -
Wetherby - 1 £29,000 -
SQL Server 2008
Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

1 297 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 200 (67.34%) SQL
3 148 (49.83%) SQL Server 2012
4 145 (48.82%) T-SQL
5 144 (48.48%) Microsoft
6 122 (41.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 100 (33.67%) .NET
8 98 (33.00%) Windows
9 92 (30.98%) C#
9 92 (30.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 86 (28.96%) SQL Server 2005
11 75 (25.25%) MS Excel
12 61 (20.54%) Active Directory
13 60 (20.20%) Windows Server 2008
14 56 (18.86%) Windows Server
15 54 (18.18%) VMware
16 51 (17.17%) ASP.NET
17 50 (16.84%) Business Intelligence
18 49 (16.50%) JavaScript
18 49 (16.50%) MVC
19 48 (16.16%) Agile Software Development
20 47 (15.82%) Data Warehouse
21 45 (15.15%) ETL
22 44 (14.81%) Finance
23 42 (14.14%) MS Exchange
24 40 (13.47%) XML
24 40 (13.47%) Citrix
24 40 (13.47%) Exchange Server 2010
25 39 (13.13%) VMware Infrastructure
26 38 (12.79%) Team Foundation Server

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 42 (14.14%) MS Exchange
2 40 (13.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 36 (12.12%) IIS
4 35 (11.78%) SharePoint
5 18 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
6 14 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (2.69%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (2.36%) Tomcat
8 7 (2.36%) Umbraco
9 6 (2.02%) CMS
10 4 (1.35%) Node.js
10 4 (1.35%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.34%) Apache
11 1 (0.34%) WebLogic
Applications
1 75 (25.25%) MS Excel
2 24 (8.08%) MS Office
3 2 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.34%) MS Project
4 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (4.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (2.69%) Dynamics GP
3 5 (1.68%) SAP HCM
4 4 (1.35%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.34%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 19 (6.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (4.04%) Office 365
3 1 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.34%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (9.09%) SAN
2 21 (7.07%) NAS
3 20 (6.73%) VPN
4 14 (4.71%) Firewall
5 9 (3.03%) DHCP
5 9 (3.03%) DNS
5 9 (3.03%) IP Telephony
6 8 (2.69%) LAN
6 8 (2.69%) TCP/IP
7 6 (2.02%) Internet
8 5 (1.68%) Unified Communications
9 4 (1.35%) Cisco IPT
9 4 (1.35%) Skype
9 4 (1.35%) WAN
10 1 (0.34%) FTP
10 1 (0.34%) HTTP
10 1 (0.34%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 297 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 148 (49.83%) SQL Server 2012
3 122 (41.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 92 (30.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 86 (28.96%) SQL Server 2005
6 47 (15.82%) Data Warehouse
7 26 (8.75%) SQL Server 2014
8 25 (8.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 14 (4.71%) Relational Database
10 7 (2.36%) MySQL
11 6 (2.02%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 6 (2.02%) MS Access
11 6 (2.02%) NoSQL
11 6 (2.02%) Oracle Database
11 6 (2.02%) Oracle Database 10g
11 6 (2.02%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (2.02%) RDBMS
12 5 (1.68%) QlikView
13 4 (1.35%) MongoDB
13 4 (1.35%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 38 (12.79%) Team Foundation Server
1 38 (12.79%) Visual Studio
2 8 (2.69%) Octopus Deploy
3 6 (2.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (1.35%) Moq
4 4 (1.35%) NUnit
5 3 (1.01%) MSTest
6 2 (0.67%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.34%) Bower
7 1 (0.34%) Grunt
7 1 (0.34%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.34%) NuGet
7 1 (0.34%) PostSharp
7 1 (0.34%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.34%) Subversion
7 1 (0.34%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.34%) tSQLt
General
1 44 (14.81%) Finance
2 14 (4.71%) Retail
3 11 (3.70%) Legal
4 7 (2.36%) Manufacturing
4 7 (2.36%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.02%) Marketing
6 5 (1.68%) Banking
7 4 (1.35%) Advertising
8 3 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.67%) Law
10 1 (0.34%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 153 (51.52%) Developer
2 76 (25.59%) SQL Developer
3 65 (21.89%) .NET Developer
4 43 (14.48%) C# Developer
5 40 (13.47%) C# .NET Developer
5 40 (13.47%) DBA
5 40 (13.47%) SQL Server Developer
6 38 (12.79%) SQL DBA
7 31 (10.44%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 30 (10.10%) SSIS Developer
9 29 (9.76%) T-SQL Developer
10 24 (8.08%) Analyst
10 24 (8.08%) ASP.NET Developer
11 22 (7.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 22 (7.41%) SQL BI Developer
12 21 (7.07%) Consultant
13 20 (6.73%) Senior Developer
14 19 (6.40%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 18 (6.06%) Technical Engineer
16 17 (5.72%) SQL Server BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (33.67%) .NET
2 51 (17.17%) ASP.NET
3 40 (13.47%) XML
4 36 (12.12%) .NET Framework
5 29 (9.76%) HTML
6 28 (9.43%) WCF
7 26 (8.75%) ASP.NET MVC
8 19 (6.40%) HTML5
9 18 (6.06%) CSS
10 17 (5.72%) jQuery
11 16 (5.39%) Entity Framework
12 15 (5.05%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 14 (4.71%) NHibernate
13 14 (4.71%) Unity DI Container
14 13 (4.38%) CSS3
15 12 (4.04%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 12 (4.04%) Web Services
16 10 (3.37%) Kendo UI
16 10 (3.37%) Managed Extensibility Framework
17 8 (2.69%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (5.39%) Data Centre
3 14 (4.71%) Inversion of Control
3 14 (4.71%) Replication
4 10 (3.37%) Clustering
5 8 (2.69%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.02%) CMDB
6 6 (2.02%) Data Protection Act
6 6 (2.02%) iPad
7 5 (1.68%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.35%) Cyberthreat
8 4 (1.35%) Data Integration
8 4 (1.35%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.01%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.67%) Celerra
10 2 (0.67%) CLARiiON
10 2 (0.67%) iPhone
11 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.34%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.34%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 98 (33.00%) Windows
2 60 (20.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 56 (18.86%) Windows Server
4 35 (11.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (8.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 23 (7.74%) Linux
7 16 (5.39%) Unix
8 11 (3.70%) Windows 7
9 3 (1.01%) Apple iOS
9 3 (1.01%) OS/390
9 3 (1.01%) zOS
10 2 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.34%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.34%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (16.84%) Business Intelligence
2 49 (16.50%) MVC
3 48 (16.16%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (15.15%) ETL
5 27 (9.09%) ITIL
6 25 (8.42%) Service Delivery
7 24 (8.08%) Migration
7 24 (8.08%) Project Management
8 21 (7.07%) TDD
9 19 (6.40%) CRM
10 18 (6.06%) Presales
11 17 (5.72%) Scrum
12 16 (5.39%) SDLC
13 15 (5.05%) Change Control
14 14 (4.71%) OOP
15 13 (4.38%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (4.38%) Data Migration
16 12 (4.04%) Business Continuity
16 12 (4.04%) Service Management
16 12 (4.04%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 200 (67.34%) SQL
2 145 (48.82%) T-SQL
3 92 (30.98%) C#
4 49 (16.50%) JavaScript
5 19 (6.40%) PowerShell
6 12 (4.04%) VB.NET
7 10 (3.37%) VB
7 10 (3.37%) VBA
8 7 (2.36%) VB6
9 5 (1.68%) Java
10 4 (1.35%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.35%) Perl
11 1 (0.34%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (8.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (8.42%) Degree
3 9 (3.03%) MCSE
4 6 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (2.02%) MCP
5 4 (1.35%) CCNA
5 4 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.34%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.34%) MCDBA
6 1 (0.34%) MCITP
6 1 (0.34%) MCSA
6 1 (0.34%) MCTS
6 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.38%) QA
1 13 (4.38%) SLA
2 2 (0.67%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 61 (20.54%) Active Directory
2 39 (13.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (6.06%) XenApp
4 11 (3.70%) vSphere
5 7 (2.36%) XenDesktop
6 5 (1.68%) Hyper-V
6 5 (1.68%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (4.04%) SCCM
2 8 (2.69%) XenMobile
3 5 (1.68%) SCOM
4 4 (1.35%) AirWatch
4 4 (1.35%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (1.35%) Opsview
Vendors
1 144 (48.48%) Microsoft
2 54 (18.18%) VMware
3 40 (13.47%) Citrix
4 24 (8.08%) Cisco
5 21 (7.07%) NetApp
6 15 (5.05%) Dell Compellent
7 14 (4.71%) Oracle
8 13 (4.38%) CommVault
9 11 (3.70%) Avaya
10 9 (3.03%) SAP
11 7 (2.36%) HP
12 6 (2.02%) Sitecore
13 5 (1.68%) Remedy
14 4 (1.35%) CheckPoint
14 4 (1.35%) Kaspersky
14 4 (1.35%) MobileIron
14 4 (1.35%) Symantec
15 3 (1.01%) IBM
16 2 (0.67%) Dell
16 2 (0.67%) EMC
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Pontefract, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Corecom consulting Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Pontefract, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Bright IT
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum team ethos, city centre
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Bright IT
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Innovative team, city centre
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + healthcare & pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Ossett, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago