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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 39 22 28
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 292 333 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 5.63% 8.43% 7.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.81% 24.31% 21.92%
Number of salaries quoted 272 274 252
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 £28,000 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,300 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1737 1370 1195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 33.47% 34.69% 32.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1468 1121 1101
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -14 221 £37,500 +8.69% 24
Bradford +9 17 £40,250 +41.22% 1
Wakefield -11 10 £37,500 +44.23% 4
Pontefract +5 8 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Huddersfield +2 8 £38,500 +28.33% 1
Halifax -10 8 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Wetherby -5 1 £30,000 -4.76%
SQL Server 2008
Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 558 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 378 (67.74%) SQL
3 350 (62.72%) SQL Server 2005
4 316 (56.63%) T-SQL
5 298 (53.41%) Microsoft
6 297 (53.23%) .NET
7 260 (46.59%) C#
8 196 (35.13%) ASP.NET
9 185 (33.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 167 (29.93%) Agile Software Development
11 161 (28.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 148 (26.52%) MVC
13 139 (24.91%) Windows
14 131 (23.48%) MS Excel
15 113 (20.25%) .NET Framework
16 111 (19.89%) SQL Server 2012
17 107 (19.18%) Team Foundation Server
18 105 (18.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 102 (18.28%) JavaScript
19 102 (18.28%) Business Intelligence
20 95 (17.03%) Visual Studio
21 94 (16.85%) HTML
22 93 (16.67%) CSS
23 84 (15.05%) TDD
24 78 (13.98%) Scrum
25 70 (12.54%) ASP.NET MVC
26 69 (12.37%) ETL
27 66 (11.83%) Finance
28 65 (11.65%) IIS
29 60 (10.75%) jQuery

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 65 (11.65%) IIS
2 48 (8.60%) SharePoint
3 42 (7.53%) MS Exchange
4 33 (5.91%) Exchange Server 2007
5 32 (5.73%) Exchange Server 2010
6 22 (3.94%) SharePoint 2010
7 20 (3.58%) Office Communications Server
8 19 (3.41%) SharePoint 2013
9 18 (3.23%) Lync
10 16 (2.87%) CMS
11 12 (2.15%) Apache
12 11 (1.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 11 (1.97%) MQSeries
13 10 (1.79%) WebSphere
14 5 (0.90%) SAP Portal
14 5 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2013
15 3 (0.54%) SharePoint Server
16 2 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
16 2 (0.36%) SAS
16 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 131 (23.48%) MS Excel
2 40 (7.17%) MS Office
3 3 (0.54%) PowerPivot
3 3 (0.54%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.36%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 7 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (1.25%) BPCS
2 2 (0.36%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.18%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.25%) SaaS
3 2 (0.36%) Office 365
4 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 40 (7.17%) SAN
2 28 (5.02%) VPN
3 22 (3.94%) NAS
4 14 (2.51%) Internet
5 12 (2.15%) Firewall
5 12 (2.15%) LAN
5 12 (2.15%) WAN
6 10 (1.79%) Intranet
7 7 (1.25%) NetScaler
8 5 (0.90%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (0.72%) DHCP
10 3 (0.54%) DNS
11 2 (0.36%) Wireless
11 2 (0.36%) MPLS
12 1 (0.18%) FTP
12 1 (0.18%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 558 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 350 (62.72%) SQL Server 2005
3 185 (33.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 161 (28.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 111 (19.89%) SQL Server 2012
6 105 (18.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 55 (9.86%) Data Warehouse
8 32 (5.73%) SQL Server 2000
9 18 (3.23%) Oracle Database
10 17 (3.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 16 (2.87%) Relational Database
12 15 (2.69%) MySQL
13 12 (2.15%) Oracle Database 10g
13 12 (2.15%) Oracle Database 11g
14 10 (1.79%) Data Mining
14 10 (1.79%) RDBMS
15 5 (0.90%) Star Schema
15 5 (0.90%) OLAP
15 5 (0.90%) DTS
16 3 (0.54%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 107 (19.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 95 (17.03%) Visual Studio
3 24 (4.30%) NUnit
4 22 (3.94%) MSTest
5 14 (2.51%) FitNesse
6 13 (2.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 6 (1.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (0.54%) Subversion
9 2 (0.36%) ERwin
9 2 (0.36%) Moq
9 2 (0.36%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.18%) ReSharper
10 1 (0.18%) Eclipse
General
1 66 (11.83%) Finance
2 21 (3.76%) Legal
3 15 (2.69%) Retail
4 5 (0.90%) Marketing
4 5 (0.90%) Law
5 2 (0.36%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.36%) Games
5 2 (0.36%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.18%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.18%) Publishing
6 1 (0.18%) Automotive
6 1 (0.18%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 402 (72.04%) Developer
2 124 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 96 (17.20%) SQL Developer
4 92 (16.49%) Software Developer
5 65 (11.65%) C# Developer
6 57 (10.22%) Analyst
6 57 (10.22%) Senior Developer
7 52 (9.32%) C# .NET Developer
8 51 (9.14%) DBA
9 49 (8.78%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 47 (8.42%) ASP.NET Developer
11 40 (7.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 38 (6.81%) SQL DBA
13 32 (5.73%) C# Software Developer
13 32 (5.73%) .NET Software Developer
14 31 (5.56%) ETL Developer
15 27 (4.84%) Senior .NET Developer
16 26 (4.66%) Database Developer
17 25 (4.48%) SQL Server Developer
18 24 (4.30%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 297 (53.23%) .NET
2 196 (35.13%) ASP.NET
3 113 (20.25%) .NET Framework
4 94 (16.85%) HTML
5 93 (16.67%) CSS
6 70 (12.54%) ASP.NET MVC
7 60 (10.75%) jQuery
8 52 (9.32%) WinForms
9 46 (8.24%) Web Services
10 44 (7.89%) RESTful
10 44 (7.89%) JSON
11 43 (7.71%) XML
12 41 (7.35%) WCF
13 31 (5.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 29 (5.20%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 26 (4.66%) Ajax
16 22 (3.94%) LINQ
16 22 (3.94%) WPF
17 21 (3.76%) MDX
18 16 (2.87%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 41 (7.35%) Clustering
2 34 (6.09%) DTV
2 34 (6.09%) NHS
3 23 (4.12%) Replication
4 11 (1.97%) Blackberry
5 9 (1.61%) Tandem
6 7 (1.25%) Computer Science
6 7 (1.25%) N-Tier
7 5 (0.90%) Data Protection Act
7 5 (0.90%) EqualLogic
8 4 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.54%) Social Media
9 3 (0.54%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.36%) E-Learning
10 2 (0.36%) PDA
10 2 (0.36%) Statistics
10 2 (0.36%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (0.36%) iPhone
11 1 (0.18%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 139 (24.91%) Windows
2 57 (10.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 45 (8.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 43 (7.71%) Linux
5 25 (4.48%) UNIX
6 20 (3.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (1.08%) Windows XP
8 5 (0.90%) Ubuntu
8 5 (0.90%) CentOS
9 4 (0.72%) Windows Phone
9 4 (0.72%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.54%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.36%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.36%) Windows Phone 7
12 1 (0.18%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (29.93%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (26.52%) MVC
3 102 (18.28%) Business Intelligence
4 84 (15.05%) TDD
5 78 (13.98%) Scrum
6 69 (12.37%) ETL
7 57 (10.22%) Performance Tuning
8 48 (8.60%) Unit Testing
9 45 (8.06%) Low Latency
10 39 (6.99%) Continuous Integration
11 38 (6.81%) BDD
11 38 (6.81%) RUP
11 38 (6.81%) DSDM
12 36 (6.45%) Change Control
13 33 (5.91%) OO
14 32 (5.73%) Automated Testing
15 30 (5.38%) Web Development
16 28 (5.02%) ITIL
17 25 (4.48%) Disaster Recovery
18 24 (4.30%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 378 (67.74%) SQL
2 316 (56.63%) T-SQL
3 260 (46.59%) C#
4 102 (18.28%) JavaScript
5 52 (9.32%) VB.NET
6 34 (6.09%) VBA
7 28 (5.02%) VB
8 23 (4.12%) Java
9 21 (3.76%) PL/SQL
10 15 (2.69%) PHP
11 10 (1.79%) VBScript
12 8 (1.43%) VB6
12 8 (1.43%) PowerShell
13 6 (1.08%) FoxPro (VFP)
14 5 (0.90%) Bash Shell
14 5 (0.90%) C++
15 2 (0.36%) C
16 1 (0.18%) RPG
16 1 (0.18%) XAML
Qualifications
1 28 (5.02%) Degree
2 19 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (2.51%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (2.33%) MCSE
5 8 (1.43%) MCP
6 7 (1.25%) MCSA
7 6 (1.08%) CCNA
8 2 (0.36%) ISEB
8 2 (0.36%) MCITP
9 1 (0.18%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.18%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (6.81%) QA
2 35 (6.27%) Data Quality
3 31 (5.56%) SLA
4 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 47 (8.42%) Active Directory
2 39 (6.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (4.30%) XenApp
4 17 (3.05%) XenServer
5 16 (2.87%) Hyper-V
6 11 (1.97%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (1.79%) XenDesktop
8 8 (1.43%) vSphere
8 8 (1.43%) Forefront TMG
9 6 (1.08%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 15 (2.69%) WSUS
2 11 (1.97%) SCCM
2 11 (1.97%) Norton AntiVirus
3 10 (1.79%) SCOM
4 8 (1.43%) Nagios
5 5 (0.90%) ZABBIX
6 3 (0.54%) SCVMM
6 3 (0.54%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.36%) MIMEsweeper
8 1 (0.18%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 298 (53.41%) Microsoft
2 56 (10.04%) Oracle
3 45 (8.06%) Citrix
4 43 (7.71%) VMware
5 30 (5.38%) CommVault
6 23 (4.12%) NetApp
7 15 (2.69%) Dell
7 15 (2.69%) Cisco
8 13 (2.33%) Symantec
8 13 (2.33%) IBM
9 12 (2.15%) AppSense
9 12 (2.15%) HP
9 12 (2.15%) Zend
10 10 (1.79%) Kaspersky
11 8 (1.43%) Business Objects
11 8 (1.43%) Veeam
11 8 (1.43%) Huawei
12 7 (1.25%) Metastorm
13 6 (1.08%) SAP
14 5 (0.90%) Nimsoft
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Pontefract, West Yorkshire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: From £36,000 to £39,000 per annum + bonus (avg 15%) + pension + share
Posted: 23 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: From £36,000 to £39,000 per annum basic + bonus avg 15% + pension + sh
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £24,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus, parking, flexi benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis IT
Salary: £2500.00 - £3700.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum £40,000 + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Simplified Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago