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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 61 38 26
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -12
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 181 275 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.63% 6.10% 7.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.57% 17.67% 20.42%
Number of salaries quoted 166 236 250
Average salary £38,500 £36,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.47% +5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
1565 1556 1381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 31.40% 34.52% 35.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1323 1278 1177
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 £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -21 149 £39,250 +7.53% 17
Bradford -22 10 £34,000 +7.93% 6
Keighley - 2 £45,000 -
Halifax -3 1 £60,000 +54.83%
Wakefield -18 1 £36,500 +12.30%
Brighouse - 1 £33,000 -
SQL Server 2008
Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 396 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 263 (66.41%) SQL
3 223 (56.31%) Microsoft
4 167 (42.17%) .NET
5 157 (39.65%) Windows
6 156 (39.39%) SQL Server 2005
7 151 (38.13%) C#
8 146 (36.87%) T-SQL
9 143 (36.11%) MS Excel
10 134 (33.84%) SQL Server 2012
11 122 (30.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 120 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
13 110 (27.78%) ASP.NET
14 91 (22.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 90 (22.73%) .NET Framework
16 83 (20.96%) JavaScript
17 80 (20.20%) HTML
18 75 (18.94%) Active Directory
19 74 (18.69%) Business Intelligence
20 70 (17.68%) CSS
21 69 (17.42%) MS Exchange
21 69 (17.42%) Microsoft Certification
22 68 (17.17%) SharePoint
23 66 (16.67%) ITIL
23 66 (16.67%) MVC
24 65 (16.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
25 64 (16.16%) VMware
26 60 (15.15%) SAN
26 60 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
27 58 (14.65%) WCF

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 69 (17.42%) MS Exchange
2 68 (17.17%) SharePoint
3 54 (13.64%) IIS
4 42 (10.61%) Exchange Server 2007
4 42 (10.61%) Exchange Server 2010
5 32 (8.08%) SharePoint 2013
5 32 (8.08%) SharePoint 2010
6 28 (7.07%) BizTalk Server
7 16 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2013
8 14 (3.54%) Office Communications Server
9 10 (2.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 6 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2003
11 5 (1.26%) Lync
12 4 (1.01%) SAS
13 2 (0.51%) IBM Notes
13 2 (0.51%) CMS
Applications
1 143 (36.11%) MS Excel
2 36 (9.09%) MS Office
3 9 (2.27%) PowerPivot
4 5 (1.26%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 33 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.52%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 4 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 27 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
1 27 (6.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 60 (15.15%) SAN
2 42 (10.61%) NAS
3 35 (8.84%) VPN
4 19 (4.80%) Firewall
5 13 (3.28%) DNS
5 13 (3.28%) Cisco ASA
6 12 (3.03%) Intranet
7 11 (2.78%) FTP
8 8 (2.02%) LAN
8 8 (2.02%) WAN
8 8 (2.02%) Internet
9 7 (1.77%) MPLS
9 7 (1.77%) BGP
9 7 (1.77%) EIGRP
9 7 (1.77%) TCP/IP
9 7 (1.77%) SSL
9 7 (1.77%) VPLS
9 7 (1.77%) IPsec
9 7 (1.77%) DMVPN
10 6 (1.52%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 396 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 156 (39.39%) SQL Server 2005
3 134 (33.84%) SQL Server 2012
4 122 (30.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 91 (22.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 65 (16.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 50 (12.63%) Data Warehouse
8 23 (5.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 19 (4.80%) SQL Server 2000
9 19 (4.80%) Oracle Database
10 13 (3.28%) Oracle Database 11g
10 13 (3.28%) Oracle Database 10g
10 13 (3.28%) Oracle9i Database
11 11 (2.78%) Data Mining
12 9 (2.27%) Microsoft Power View
13 7 (1.77%) Big Data
13 7 (1.77%) QlikView
14 6 (1.52%) OLTP
14 6 (1.52%) ProClarity
14 6 (1.52%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 54 (13.64%) Visual Studio
2 28 (7.07%) Team Foundation Server
3 27 (6.82%) Subversion
4 14 (3.54%) NUnit
5 12 (3.03%) MSTest
5 12 (3.03%) TortoiseSVN
6 7 (1.77%) ReSharper
6 7 (1.77%) Moq
6 7 (1.77%) SoapUI
7 3 (0.76%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.76%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (0.51%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (0.51%) LoadRunner
8 2 (0.51%) Rational Robot
8 2 (0.51%) Selenium
8 2 (0.51%) OpenSTA
9 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 48 (12.12%) Finance
2 23 (5.81%) Retail
3 10 (2.53%) Legal
4 7 (1.77%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (0.51%) Back Office
5 2 (0.51%) Advertising
5 2 (0.51%) Banking
6 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 203 (51.26%) Developer
2 63 (15.91%) DBA
2 63 (15.91%) .NET Developer
3 60 (15.15%) SQL DBA
4 42 (10.61%) Analyst
5 38 (9.60%) SQL Server DBA
6 37 (9.34%) SQL Developer
7 35 (8.84%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 30 (7.58%) Senior Developer
9 29 (7.32%) Technical Engineer
10 28 (7.07%) Software Developer
11 27 (6.82%) Business Developer
11 27 (6.82%) SharePoint Developer
12 25 (6.31%) C# Developer
13 23 (5.81%) Applications Support
13 23 (5.81%) C# .NET Developer
14 20 (5.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 19 (4.80%) Architect
15 19 (4.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 19 (4.80%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (42.17%) .NET
2 110 (27.78%) ASP.NET
3 90 (22.73%) .NET Framework
4 80 (20.20%) HTML
5 70 (17.68%) CSS
6 58 (14.65%) WCF
7 51 (12.88%) ASP.NET MVC
8 42 (10.61%) Ajax
9 39 (9.85%) WinForms
10 35 (8.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 35 (8.84%) jQuery
11 29 (7.32%) XML
12 27 (6.82%) Web Services
13 19 (4.80%) WPF
14 13 (3.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 13 (3.28%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 13 (3.28%) NHibernate
15 12 (3.03%) MSMQ
15 12 (3.03%) XHTML
15 12 (3.03%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 34 (8.59%) Clustering
2 21 (5.30%) Management Information System
3 20 (5.05%) Replication
4 16 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (3.79%) Statistics
6 13 (3.28%) Visualisation
6 13 (3.28%) NHS
7 10 (2.53%) Blackberry
8 6 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.26%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.26%) CLARiiON
9 5 (1.26%) Celerra
10 3 (0.76%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.76%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.51%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.51%) User Experience
11 2 (0.51%) Performance Metrics
11 2 (0.51%) Data Integration
12 1 (0.25%) E-Learning
12 1 (0.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 157 (39.65%) Windows
2 51 (12.88%) Linux
3 48 (12.12%) UNIX
4 42 (10.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (7.83%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (3.79%) Windows 7
8 10 (2.53%) Mac OS
9 8 (2.02%) Windows XP
10 7 (1.77%) Apple iOS
11 4 (1.01%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (18.69%) Business Intelligence
3 66 (16.67%) ITIL
3 66 (16.67%) MVC
4 47 (11.87%) OO
5 45 (11.36%) CRM
6 39 (9.85%) Performance Tuning
7 36 (9.09%) Change Control
8 31 (7.83%) ETL
9 29 (7.32%) Technical Architecture
10 28 (7.07%) Scrum
10 28 (7.07%) Mentoring
11 27 (6.82%) OOA/OOD
12 25 (6.31%) Continuous Integration
13 24 (6.06%) Data Management
14 22 (5.56%) TDD
15 21 (5.30%) DevOps
16 19 (4.80%) Service Delivery
16 19 (4.80%) Automated Testing
17 18 (4.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 263 (66.41%) SQL
2 151 (38.13%) C#
3 146 (36.87%) T-SQL
4 83 (20.96%) JavaScript
5 31 (7.83%) VB.NET
6 26 (6.57%) VB
7 25 (6.31%) VBA
8 12 (3.03%) Delphi
9 3 (0.76%) VBScript
9 3 (0.76%) C
10 2 (0.51%) X++
10 2 (0.51%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.51%) Java
11 1 (0.25%) C++
11 1 (0.25%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.25%) VB6
Qualifications
1 69 (17.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (8.59%) MCTS
3 29 (7.32%) MCP
4 27 (6.82%) MCAD
4 27 (6.82%) MCSD
5 21 (5.30%) MCSE
6 20 (5.05%) Degree
7 14 (3.54%) MCSA
8 12 (3.03%) VCP4
8 12 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 10 (2.53%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (2.53%) CCNP
10 9 (2.27%) CCNA
11 8 (2.02%) CCDA
11 8 (2.02%) CCDP
11 8 (2.02%) CCSA
11 8 (2.02%) CCSE
12 7 (1.77%) MCITP
12 7 (1.77%) CISSP
12 7 (1.77%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (12.88%) SLA
2 3 (0.76%) QA
3 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 75 (18.94%) Active Directory
2 60 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (11.11%) XenApp
4 18 (4.55%) vSphere
4 18 (4.55%) Hyper-V
5 15 (3.79%) Terminal Services
6 14 (3.54%) XenServer
7 5 (1.26%) XenDesktop
7 5 (1.26%) vCloud
8 4 (1.01%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 19 (4.80%) Norton AntiVirus
2 10 (2.53%) NetBackup
3 9 (2.27%) Opsview
4 6 (1.52%) SCDPM
4 6 (1.52%) ARCserve
5 4 (1.01%) SCCM
5 4 (1.01%) SCOM
6 3 (0.76%) Puppet
6 3 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.76%) WSUS
7 2 (0.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.25%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 223 (56.31%) Microsoft
2 64 (16.16%) VMware
3 52 (13.13%) Citrix
4 42 (10.61%) NetApp
5 41 (10.35%) Oracle
6 32 (8.08%) CheckPoint
7 29 (7.32%) Symantec
7 29 (7.32%) CommVault
8 22 (5.56%) Cisco
9 14 (3.54%) AppSense
10 11 (2.78%) Civica
10 11 (2.78%) Kaspersky
11 9 (2.27%) PeopleSoft
11 9 (2.27%) EMC
12 7 (1.77%) Business Objects
12 7 (1.77%) Veeam
12 7 (1.77%) Apple
13 6 (1.52%) Tableau
14 5 (1.26%) Twitter
14 5 (1.26%) 3PAR
Leeds
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £39000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £33000 - £37000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Negotiable depending on Experience+bonus+benefits+training
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Virtual College
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum (depending on experience)
Posted: 9 days ago
Bradford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 11 days ago
Bradford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits / Bonus / Holidays
Posted: 13 days ago
Rawdon, Leeds
EMIS
Salary: Up to £35K depending on level of experience
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds, Rawdon
EMIS
Salary: Up to £35K depending on level of experience
Posted: 13 days ago
Huddersfield
University of Huddersfield
Salary: £32,576 - £36,643 p.a.
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Bradford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Flexible working
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Virtonei Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on candidate & experience
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £39000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago