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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 77 55 30
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -25
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 148 219 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.35% 4.55% 7.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.19% 14.43% 19.72%
Number of salaries quoted 125 201 262
Average salary £38,000 £38,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.29% +8.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,400 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,625 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -
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
1610 1518 1597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 36.40% 31.53% 36.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1312 1290 1302
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 14 February 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 14 February 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 -29 106 £40,000 +1.91% 13
Bradford +3 13 £42,500 +25.00% 1
Halifax 0 7 £42,500 -5.55%
Wakefield +13 3 £20,500 -34.92% 2
Pontefract - 3 - - 2
SQL Server 2008
Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 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.

1 318 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 208 (65.41%) SQL
3 157 (49.37%) SQL Server 2012
4 136 (42.77%) Microsoft
5 135 (42.45%) T-SQL
6 115 (36.16%) Windows
7 105 (33.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 97 (30.50%) .NET
9 95 (29.87%) SQL Server 2005
10 92 (28.93%) C#
11 85 (26.73%) MS Excel
12 69 (21.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 67 (21.07%) MS Exchange
14 63 (19.81%) Active Directory
14 63 (19.81%) VMware
14 63 (19.81%) Windows Server
15 62 (19.50%) Windows Server 2008
16 59 (18.55%) IIS
17 58 (18.24%) Citrix
18 57 (17.92%) ASP.NET
18 57 (17.92%) Exchange Server 2010
19 54 (16.98%) MVC
19 54 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
20 53 (16.67%) JavaScript
21 51 (16.04%) NetApp
22 45 (14.15%) SAN
23 44 (13.84%) SharePoint
24 41 (12.89%) Visual Studio
24 41 (12.89%) VMware Infrastructure
25 40 (12.58%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 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 67 (21.07%) MS Exchange
2 59 (18.55%) IIS
3 57 (17.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 44 (13.84%) SharePoint
5 31 (9.75%) Exchange Server 2007
6 20 (6.29%) Exchange Server 2013
7 18 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2003
8 17 (5.35%) CMS
9 3 (0.94%) Node.js
9 3 (0.94%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.63%) NetWeaver
10 2 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 85 (26.73%) MS Excel
2 19 (5.97%) MS Office
3 1 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.31%) MS Project
3 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (3.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.57%) SAP HCM
3 3 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.94%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (0.63%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.31%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.26%) Office 365
3 1 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.31%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (14.15%) SAN
2 32 (10.06%) VPN
3 29 (9.12%) NAS
4 10 (3.14%) Firewall
5 8 (2.52%) DNS
5 8 (2.52%) TCP/IP
6 7 (2.20%) DHCP
7 6 (1.89%) HTTP
8 5 (1.57%) FTP
8 5 (1.57%) SSL
9 4 (1.26%) Internet
10 2 (0.63%) LAN
10 2 (0.63%) VoIP
11 1 (0.31%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 318 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 157 (49.37%) SQL Server 2012
3 105 (33.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 95 (29.87%) SQL Server 2005
5 69 (21.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 33 (10.38%) Data Warehouse
7 28 (8.81%) Relational Database
8 24 (7.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 18 (5.66%) Oracle Database
10 15 (4.72%) Oracle Database 11g
11 13 (4.09%) SQL Server 2014
12 11 (3.46%) Oracle Database 10g
13 7 (2.20%) BusinessObjects
13 7 (2.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 7 (2.20%) RDBMS
14 6 (1.89%) NoSQL
14 6 (1.89%) OLAP
15 5 (1.57%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
15 5 (1.57%) MS Access
15 5 (1.57%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 41 (12.89%) Visual Studio
2 31 (9.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (3.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 8 (2.52%) Octopus Deploy
4 8 (2.52%) Subversion
5 7 (2.20%) NUnit
5 7 (2.20%) Toad
6 6 (1.89%) Moq
7 3 (0.94%) Bower
7 3 (0.94%) Grunt
7 3 (0.94%) MSTest
7 3 (0.94%) NuGet
7 3 (0.94%) SpecFlow
7 3 (0.94%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.63%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.31%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.31%) PostSharp
9 1 (0.31%) tSQLt
General
1 40 (12.58%) Finance
2 30 (9.43%) Retail
3 17 (5.35%) Marketing
4 12 (3.77%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (1.57%) Banking
6 3 (0.94%) Advertising
6 3 (0.94%) Legal
6 3 (0.94%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.31%) Law
Job Titles
1 159 (50.00%) Developer
2 73 (22.96%) .NET Developer
3 72 (22.64%) SQL Developer
4 39 (12.26%) C# Developer
5 35 (11.01%) Technical Engineer
6 32 (10.06%) Analyst
7 31 (9.75%) C# .NET Developer
8 30 (9.43%) Senior Developer
9 29 (9.12%) T-SQL Developer
10 26 (8.18%) DBA
10 26 (8.18%) SQL DBA
10 26 (8.18%) SQL Server Developer
11 24 (7.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 24 (7.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 23 (7.23%) Consultant
13 22 (6.92%) SQL BI Developer
14 21 (6.60%) IT Engineer
15 20 (6.29%) ASP.NET Developer
16 19 (5.97%) Programmer
16 19 (5.97%) Senior Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (30.50%) .NET
2 57 (17.92%) ASP.NET
3 39 (12.26%) XML
4 37 (11.64%) .NET Framework
5 30 (9.43%) HTML
6 24 (7.55%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (6.60%) Web Services
8 20 (6.29%) jQuery
9 19 (5.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 19 (5.97%) WCF
10 18 (5.66%) CSS
11 17 (5.35%) Apache Flex
11 17 (5.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 17 (5.35%) LINQ
12 16 (5.03%) Entity Framework
13 15 (4.72%) Unity DI Container
14 14 (4.40%) HTML5
15 11 (3.46%) NHibernate
16 10 (3.14%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 9 (2.83%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 28 (8.81%) Data Centre
2 21 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (5.35%) CMDB
4 15 (4.72%) Inversion of Control
5 13 (4.09%) Clustering
6 12 (3.77%) NHS
7 8 (2.52%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.89%) Client/Server
8 6 (1.89%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (1.26%) Cyberthreat
10 3 (0.94%) Blog
10 3 (0.94%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.94%) Credit Risk
10 3 (0.94%) Driving Licence
10 3 (0.94%) Replication
11 2 (0.63%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.63%) Fat Client
11 2 (0.63%) Thin Client
12 1 (0.31%) Telematics
12 1 (0.31%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 115 (36.16%) Windows
2 63 (19.81%) Windows Server
3 62 (19.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (12.26%) Linux
5 30 (9.43%) Unix
5 30 (9.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (4.72%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.26%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.63%) SUSE
8 2 (0.63%) Windows 2000
8 2 (0.63%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.31%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.31%) OS/390
9 1 (0.31%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.31%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
1 54 (16.98%) MVC
2 37 (11.64%) Business Intelligence
3 36 (11.32%) ITIL
4 34 (10.69%) TDD
5 31 (9.75%) Service Delivery
6 27 (8.49%) Change Control
7 24 (7.55%) ETL
8 22 (6.92%) Migration
9 21 (6.60%) Presales
9 21 (6.60%) Technical Architecture
10 20 (6.29%) Change Management
10 20 (6.29%) OOP
11 19 (5.97%) CRM
12 17 (5.35%) Scrum
12 17 (5.35%) SDLC
13 16 (5.03%) Digital Marketing
13 16 (5.03%) Stakeholder Management
14 15 (4.72%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (4.72%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 208 (65.41%) SQL
2 135 (42.45%) T-SQL
3 92 (28.93%) C#
4 53 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 20 (6.29%) PowerShell
6 12 (3.77%) Java
6 12 (3.77%) VB
7 10 (3.14%) VBA
8 9 (2.83%) VB.NET
8 9 (2.83%) VB6
9 7 (2.20%) Perl
9 7 (2.20%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.26%) Bash Shell
11 3 (0.94%) Groovy
11 3 (0.94%) VBScript
12 2 (0.63%) ABAP
12 2 (0.63%) FQL
13 1 (0.31%) C
Qualifications
1 35 (11.01%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (10.06%) Degree
3 15 (4.72%) MCSE
4 9 (2.83%) MCSA
5 8 (2.52%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (1.89%) MCDBA
7 4 (1.26%) CCNA
7 4 (1.26%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.63%) MCP
8 2 (0.63%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.29%) SLA
2 17 (5.35%) QA
3 3 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.63%) ISO22301
5 1 (0.31%) Data Quality
System Software
1 63 (19.81%) Active Directory
2 41 (12.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (9.12%) XenApp
4 13 (4.09%) VMware ESX
5 5 (1.57%) Terminal Services
6 4 (1.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (3.46%) Norton AntiVirus
2 9 (2.83%) Opsview
3 5 (1.57%) SCCM
4 4 (1.26%) AirWatch
4 4 (1.26%) XenMobile
5 3 (0.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 136 (42.77%) Microsoft
2 63 (19.81%) VMware
3 58 (18.24%) Citrix
4 51 (16.04%) NetApp
5 31 (9.75%) Cisco
6 27 (8.49%) Dell Compellent
7 25 (7.86%) CommVault
8 24 (7.55%) Oracle
9 18 (5.66%) HP
10 11 (3.46%) CheckPoint
10 11 (3.46%) Symantec
11 10 (3.14%) SAP
12 9 (2.83%) Kaspersky
13 5 (1.57%) Remedy
14 4 (1.26%) Civica
14 4 (1.26%) MobileIron
15 3 (0.94%) PeopleSoft
16 2 (0.63%) Red Hat
16 2 (0.63%) Sitecore
17 1 (0.31%) EPiServer
Dewsbury, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Reward Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum excellent benefits!!
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Capita plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + 25 days holidays, Work from home
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wakefield
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 8 days ago
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Negotiable
Posted: 25 days ago