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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 67 27 19
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -8
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 177 255 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.56% 7.09% 9.37%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.22% 20.00% 24.88%
Number of salaries quoted 153 208 320
Average salary £37,500 £31,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.11% -15.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
1577 1275 1403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 31.76% 35.47% 37.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1256 1058 1240
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 -46 136 £37,500 +15.38% 22
Bradford -4 11 £35,000 -
Huddersfield -2 7 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Wakefield -10 4 £32,500 +6.55%
Ilkley -2 3 - - 1
Halifax -11 2 £45,000 +15.38%
SQL Server 2008
Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 404 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 251 (62.13%) SQL
3 231 (57.18%) .NET
4 214 (52.97%) Microsoft
5 199 (49.26%) C#
6 197 (48.76%) T-SQL
7 185 (45.79%) SQL Server 2005
8 132 (32.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 113 (27.97%) ASP.NET
10 111 (27.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 101 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
12 100 (24.75%) .NET Framework
13 96 (23.76%) Windows
13 96 (23.76%) Business Intelligence
14 94 (23.27%) Agile Software Development
15 86 (21.29%) HTML
16 85 (21.04%) JavaScript
16 85 (21.04%) MS Excel
17 83 (20.54%) MVC
18 82 (20.30%) CSS
19 81 (20.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 73 (18.07%) Visual Studio
21 71 (17.57%) TDD
22 68 (16.83%) Scrum
23 67 (16.58%) Team Foundation Server
24 59 (14.60%) WinForms
25 56 (13.86%) Data Warehouse
26 53 (13.12%) Active Directory
27 50 (12.38%) IIS
28 47 (11.63%) MS Exchange

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 50 (12.38%) IIS
2 47 (11.63%) MS Exchange
3 35 (8.66%) Exchange Server 2010
4 34 (8.42%) Exchange Server 2007
5 26 (6.44%) SharePoint
6 23 (5.69%) Office Communications Server
7 21 (5.20%) MQSeries
8 20 (4.95%) WebSphere
9 14 (3.47%) CMS
10 12 (2.97%) SharePoint 2013
11 11 (2.72%) SharePoint 2010
12 8 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2003
13 7 (1.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 6 (1.49%) SAS
15 5 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2013
15 5 (1.24%) Lync
16 2 (0.50%) Kentico
17 1 (0.25%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 85 (21.04%) MS Excel
2 44 (10.89%) MS Office
3 5 (1.24%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (8.42%) SAN
2 30 (7.43%) NAS
3 7 (1.73%) WAAS
3 7 (1.73%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (1.73%) FTP
3 7 (1.73%) VPN
3 7 (1.73%) Firewall
4 5 (1.24%) Internet
4 5 (1.24%) DNS
4 5 (1.24%) LAN
5 3 (0.74%) WAN
5 3 (0.74%) DHCP
5 3 (0.74%) HTTPS
5 3 (0.74%) Intranet
6 2 (0.50%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (0.50%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.25%) HSRP
7 1 (0.25%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.25%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.25%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 404 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 185 (45.79%) SQL Server 2005
3 132 (32.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 111 (27.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 101 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 81 (20.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 56 (13.86%) Data Warehouse
8 37 (9.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 27 (6.68%) Relational Database
10 20 (4.95%) RDBMS
11 14 (3.47%) SQL Server 2000
12 11 (2.72%) BusinessObjects
13 9 (2.23%) QlikView
14 7 (1.73%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
15 6 (1.49%) ProClarity
16 5 (1.24%) Oracle Database 11g
16 5 (1.24%) Oracle Database
16 5 (1.24%) SAP Data Services
16 5 (1.24%) Data Mining
17 4 (0.99%) DTS
Development Applications
1 73 (18.07%) Visual Studio
2 67 (16.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (2.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 8 (1.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 7 (1.73%) Subversion
6 6 (1.49%) ReSharper
7 3 (0.74%) NUnit
8 2 (0.50%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.50%) MSTest
8 2 (0.50%) Moq
8 2 (0.50%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 2 (0.50%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.25%) NSubstitute
General
1 32 (7.92%) Finance
2 16 (3.96%) Legal
3 8 (1.98%) Retail
4 5 (1.24%) Law
5 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.25%) Games
5 1 (0.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 281 (69.55%) Developer
2 89 (22.03%) .NET Developer
3 70 (17.33%) Software Developer
4 69 (17.08%) SQL Developer
5 50 (12.38%) C# Developer
6 34 (8.42%) Senior Developer
6 34 (8.42%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 33 (8.17%) SQL Server Developer
8 32 (7.92%) Analyst
9 31 (7.67%) C# .NET Developer
10 21 (5.20%) Senior .NET Developer
10 21 (5.20%) Business Developer
10 21 (5.20%) DBA
11 18 (4.46%) Graduate
11 18 (4.46%) Graduate Developer
12 16 (3.96%) Infrastructure Designer
12 16 (3.96%) C# Software Developer
12 16 (3.96%) Designer
12 16 (3.96%) Technical Designer
13 14 (3.47%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 231 (57.18%) .NET
2 113 (27.97%) ASP.NET
3 100 (24.75%) .NET Framework
4 86 (21.29%) HTML
5 82 (20.30%) CSS
6 59 (14.60%) WinForms
7 45 (11.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 43 (10.64%) jQuery
9 39 (9.65%) Web Services
10 38 (9.41%) WCF
11 37 (9.16%) ASP.NET MVC
12 31 (7.67%) WPF
13 28 (6.93%) XML
14 23 (5.69%) HTML5
15 22 (5.45%) CSS3
16 21 (5.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 19 (4.70%) Ajax
18 12 (2.97%) ASP.NET MVC 3
19 11 (2.72%) JSON
19 11 (2.72%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 36 (8.91%) Clustering
2 19 (4.70%) Tandem
3 15 (3.71%) NHS
4 14 (3.47%) DTV
5 7 (1.73%) Blackberry
5 7 (1.73%) CLARiiON
5 7 (1.73%) Computer Science
5 7 (1.73%) Celerra
6 5 (1.24%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (1.24%) N-Tier
6 5 (1.24%) Management Information System
7 4 (0.99%) E-Learning
7 4 (0.99%) FMCG
7 4 (0.99%) Visualisation
7 4 (0.99%) Inversion of Control
7 4 (0.99%) Statistics
8 3 (0.74%) Replication
9 2 (0.50%) EqualLogic
9 2 (0.50%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.25%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 96 (23.76%) Windows
2 39 (9.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (8.42%) Linux
4 31 (7.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 27 (6.68%) UNIX
6 12 (2.97%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.24%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.24%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.50%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.50%) Android
8 2 (0.50%) CentOS
8 2 (0.50%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.50%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.50%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.25%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.25%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (23.76%) Business Intelligence
2 94 (23.27%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (20.54%) MVC
4 71 (17.57%) TDD
5 68 (16.83%) Scrum
6 39 (9.65%) Unit Testing
7 35 (8.66%) ETL
8 33 (8.17%) Low Latency
9 32 (7.92%) Continuous Integration
10 28 (6.93%) RUP
10 28 (6.93%) Change Control
11 27 (6.68%) OO
12 26 (6.44%) BDD
13 25 (6.19%) DSDM
13 25 (6.19%) Technical Architecture
14 23 (5.69%) ITIL
15 22 (5.45%) MVVM
16 21 (5.20%) Performance Tuning
17 20 (4.95%) Data Management
18 17 (4.21%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 251 (62.13%) SQL
2 199 (49.26%) C#
3 197 (48.76%) T-SQL
4 85 (21.04%) JavaScript
5 34 (8.42%) VB.NET
6 23 (5.69%) VBA
6 23 (5.69%) VB
7 11 (2.72%) VB6
8 5 (1.24%) PowerShell
8 5 (1.24%) RPG
8 5 (1.24%) VBScript
8 5 (1.24%) Java
9 4 (0.99%) C++
10 3 (0.74%) Delphi
10 3 (0.74%) C
11 2 (0.50%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.25%) Python
12 1 (0.25%) XAML
12 1 (0.25%) Perl
12 1 (0.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 25 (6.19%) Degree
2 14 (3.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (2.72%) MCSE
4 7 (1.73%) CCA
4 7 (1.73%) Citrix Certification
4 7 (1.73%) CCEA
4 7 (1.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (1.73%) MCTS
4 7 (1.73%) MCITP
4 7 (1.73%) NCDA
4 7 (1.73%) NCIE
4 7 (1.73%) VCAP
4 7 (1.73%) VTSP
4 7 (1.73%) CCIA
5 4 (0.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (0.99%) MCSA
5 4 (0.99%) CCNA
6 2 (0.50%) PhD
6 2 (0.50%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.93%) SLA
2 14 (3.47%) QA
3 4 (0.99%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.25%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 53 (13.12%) Active Directory
2 44 (10.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (7.43%) XenApp
4 25 (6.19%) XenServer
5 14 (3.47%) vSphere
5 14 (3.47%) Hyper-V
6 7 (1.73%) XenDesktop
6 7 (1.73%) vCloud
7 5 (1.24%) VMware ESX
8 4 (0.99%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (1.73%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (0.99%) SCCM
3 3 (0.74%) SCOM
3 3 (0.74%) NetBackup
3 3 (0.74%) WSUS
4 2 (0.50%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.50%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 214 (52.97%) Microsoft
2 45 (11.14%) VMware
3 41 (10.15%) Citrix
4 33 (8.17%) NetApp
5 26 (6.44%) CommVault
6 24 (5.94%) IBM
7 23 (5.69%) AppSense
8 19 (4.70%) Oracle
9 16 (3.96%) Business Objects
10 14 (3.47%) Cisco
11 11 (2.72%) SAP
11 11 (2.72%) EMC
12 10 (2.48%) Symantec
13 7 (1.73%) 3PAR
13 7 (1.73%) CheckPoint
14 6 (1.49%) Tableau
14 6 (1.49%) Metastorm
15 4 (0.99%) Remedy
15 4 (0.99%) Typemock
15 4 (0.99%) Red Gate
Ilkley, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Intapeople
Salary: £0
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Venturi
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Huddersfield
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds 19
EMIS
Salary: £24,000 to £35,000 per year
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Virtonei Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum based on experience
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago