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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 58 36 21
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -15
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 185 275 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.96% 6.34% 8.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.13% 17.99% 22.47%
Number of salaries quoted 162 222 300
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £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
1409 1529 1513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 30.13% 35.25% 37.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1175 1249 1327
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 £27,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
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 28 January 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 28 January 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 -16 147 £40,000 +9.58% 15
Bradford -21 10 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Halifax -6 6 £45,000 +25.00%
Huddersfield +8 4 £38,750 +12.31% 1
Wakefield -15 1 £31,500 -10.00%
Brighouse - 1 £33,000 - 1
Castleford - 1 £31,500 -
SQL Server 2008
Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 373 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 242 (64.88%) SQL
3 210 (56.30%) Microsoft
4 171 (45.84%) .NET
5 160 (42.90%) SQL Server 2005
6 156 (41.82%) C#
7 145 (38.87%) Windows
8 136 (36.46%) T-SQL
9 134 (35.92%) MS Excel
10 121 (32.44%) SQL Server 2012
11 118 (31.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 113 (30.29%) Agile Software Development
13 111 (29.76%) ASP.NET
14 93 (24.93%) .NET Framework
15 86 (23.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 85 (22.79%) JavaScript
17 81 (21.72%) HTML
18 75 (20.11%) Active Directory
19 74 (19.84%) Business Intelligence
20 71 (19.03%) CSS
21 70 (18.77%) MVC
22 67 (17.96%) SharePoint
22 67 (17.96%) MS Exchange
22 67 (17.96%) Microsoft Certification
22 67 (17.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 66 (17.69%) Visual Studio
24 64 (17.16%) VMware
25 62 (16.62%) ITIL
26 61 (16.35%) VMware Infrastructure
27 59 (15.82%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 67 (17.96%) SharePoint
1 67 (17.96%) MS Exchange
2 50 (13.40%) IIS
3 46 (12.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 46 (12.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 31 (8.31%) SharePoint 2010
5 28 (7.51%) SharePoint 2013
6 24 (6.43%) BizTalk Server
7 22 (5.90%) Office Communications Server
8 10 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2013
9 9 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2003
10 8 (2.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 5 (1.34%) SAS
11 5 (1.34%) Lync
12 3 (0.80%) CMS
13 1 (0.27%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.27%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 134 (35.92%) MS Excel
2 40 (10.72%) MS Office
3 9 (2.41%) PowerPivot
4 4 (1.07%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 29 (7.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.61%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 4 (1.07%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.80%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 23 (6.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 23 (6.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 59 (15.82%) SAN
2 41 (10.99%) NAS
3 31 (8.31%) VPN
4 17 (4.56%) Firewall
5 11 (2.95%) DNS
5 11 (2.95%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (2.14%) WAAS
6 8 (2.14%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (2.14%) Intranet
6 8 (2.14%) FTP
7 7 (1.88%) LAN
7 7 (1.88%) WAN
8 6 (1.61%) TCP/IP
8 6 (1.61%) SSL
8 6 (1.61%) MPLS
8 6 (1.61%) OSPF
8 6 (1.61%) BGP
8 6 (1.61%) EIGRP
8 6 (1.61%) DMVPN
8 6 (1.61%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 373 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 160 (42.90%) SQL Server 2005
3 121 (32.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 118 (31.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 86 (23.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 67 (17.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 56 (15.01%) Data Warehouse
8 26 (6.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 19 (5.09%) Oracle Database
10 18 (4.83%) SQL Server 2000
11 13 (3.49%) Oracle Database 10g
11 13 (3.49%) Oracle9i Database
11 13 (3.49%) Oracle Database 11g
12 11 (2.95%) Data Mining
13 9 (2.41%) Microsoft Power View
14 8 (2.14%) QlikView
15 7 (1.88%) OLAP
15 7 (1.88%) OLTP
16 6 (1.61%) MySQL
16 6 (1.61%) ProClarity
Development Applications
1 66 (17.69%) Visual Studio
2 26 (6.97%) Subversion
3 22 (5.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (4.29%) NUnit
5 14 (3.75%) MSTest
6 12 (3.22%) TortoiseSVN
7 5 (1.34%) Moq
7 5 (1.34%) SoapUI
7 5 (1.34%) ReSharper
8 3 (0.80%) Dreamweaver
8 3 (0.80%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.54%) NSubstitute
General
1 47 (12.60%) Finance
2 22 (5.90%) Retail
3 11 (2.95%) Legal
4 5 (1.34%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (0.54%) Back Office
5 2 (0.54%) Advertising
6 1 (0.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 193 (51.74%) Developer
2 65 (17.43%) .NET Developer
3 44 (11.80%) DBA
4 42 (11.26%) SQL DBA
5 38 (10.19%) Analyst
6 37 (9.92%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 31 (8.31%) Senior Developer
7 31 (8.31%) SQL Developer
8 30 (8.04%) Software Developer
9 27 (7.24%) Business Developer
9 27 (7.24%) SQL Server DBA
10 26 (6.97%) Technical Engineer
11 23 (6.17%) C# Developer
11 23 (6.17%) SharePoint Developer
12 22 (5.90%) Architect
12 22 (5.90%) Applications Support
13 21 (5.63%) C# .NET Developer
14 20 (5.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 18 (4.83%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
15 18 (4.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (45.84%) .NET
2 111 (29.76%) ASP.NET
3 93 (24.93%) .NET Framework
4 81 (21.72%) HTML
5 71 (19.03%) CSS
6 53 (14.21%) WCF
7 47 (12.60%) ASP.NET MVC
8 43 (11.53%) WinForms
9 40 (10.72%) Ajax
10 39 (10.46%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 33 (8.85%) jQuery
12 32 (8.58%) Web Services
13 25 (6.70%) XML
14 17 (4.56%) WPF
15 15 (4.02%) NHibernate
16 14 (3.75%) XHTML
16 14 (3.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 12 (3.22%) MSMQ
17 12 (3.22%) Silverlight
18 10 (2.68%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 37 (9.92%) Clustering
2 22 (5.90%) Management Information System
3 19 (5.09%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (4.29%) Replication
5 15 (4.02%) Statistics
6 14 (3.75%) NHS
7 13 (3.49%) Visualisation
8 8 (2.14%) Celerra
8 8 (2.14%) Blackberry
8 8 (2.14%) CLARiiON
9 6 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.07%) Mathematics
11 3 (0.80%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.80%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.54%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.54%) Computer Science
12 2 (0.54%) Data Integration
12 2 (0.54%) Performance Metrics
13 1 (0.27%) Physics
13 1 (0.27%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 145 (38.87%) Windows
2 50 (13.40%) Linux
3 49 (13.14%) UNIX
4 45 (12.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 37 (9.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (4.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (3.22%) Windows 7
8 8 (2.14%) Mac OS
9 6 (1.61%) Windows XP
10 5 (1.34%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.80%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (30.29%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (19.84%) Business Intelligence
3 70 (18.77%) MVC
4 62 (16.62%) ITIL
5 45 (12.06%) OO
6 41 (10.99%) CRM
7 37 (9.92%) Change Control
8 36 (9.65%) Performance Tuning
9 33 (8.85%) Scrum
9 33 (8.85%) Technical Architecture
10 29 (7.77%) Mentoring
11 26 (6.97%) Data Management
11 26 (6.97%) ETL
12 23 (6.17%) OOA/OOD
13 22 (5.90%) TDD
14 17 (4.56%) Project Management
14 17 (4.56%) Performance Management
15 16 (4.29%) Disaster Recovery
16 15 (4.02%) Coaching
17 14 (3.75%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 242 (64.88%) SQL
2 156 (41.82%) C#
3 136 (36.46%) T-SQL
4 85 (22.79%) JavaScript
5 36 (9.65%) VB.NET
6 26 (6.97%) VBA
7 23 (6.17%) VB
8 14 (3.75%) Delphi
9 3 (0.80%) Java
9 3 (0.80%) C
10 2 (0.54%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.54%) VBScript
10 2 (0.54%) X++
11 1 (0.27%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.27%) Python
11 1 (0.27%) VB6
11 1 (0.27%) Perl
11 1 (0.27%) PHP
11 1 (0.27%) C++
Qualifications
1 67 (17.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (8.85%) MCTS
3 25 (6.70%) MCP
4 24 (6.43%) Degree
4 24 (6.43%) MCSE
5 23 (6.17%) MCAD
5 23 (6.17%) MCSD
6 15 (4.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 14 (3.75%) MCSA
8 10 (2.68%) MCITP
8 10 (2.68%) VCAP
9 9 (2.41%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (2.41%) CCNP
9 9 (2.41%) CCNA
10 8 (2.14%) CCA
10 8 (2.14%) Citrix Certification
10 8 (2.14%) CCEA
10 8 (2.14%) VTSP
10 8 (2.14%) CCIA
10 8 (2.14%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (13.14%) SLA
2 1 (0.27%) QA
2 1 (0.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 75 (20.11%) Active Directory
2 61 (16.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (11.53%) XenApp
4 22 (5.90%) XenServer
5 20 (5.36%) Hyper-V
6 19 (5.09%) vSphere
7 13 (3.49%) Terminal Services
8 8 (2.14%) XenDesktop
8 8 (2.14%) vCloud
9 3 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.54%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (3.75%) Norton AntiVirus
2 8 (2.14%) NetBackup
3 6 (1.61%) ARCserve
3 6 (1.61%) SCDPM
3 6 (1.61%) Opsview
4 3 (0.80%) Puppet
4 3 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (0.54%) WSUS
5 2 (0.54%) SCCM
5 2 (0.54%) SCOM
Vendors
1 210 (56.30%) Microsoft
2 64 (17.16%) VMware
3 54 (14.48%) Citrix
4 47 (12.60%) Oracle
5 46 (12.33%) NetApp
6 33 (8.85%) CommVault
7 25 (6.70%) CheckPoint
8 22 (5.90%) Symantec
8 22 (5.90%) AppSense
8 22 (5.90%) Cisco
9 10 (2.68%) EMC
10 9 (2.41%) Business Objects
10 9 (2.41%) PeopleSoft
11 8 (2.14%) Kaspersky
11 8 (2.14%) 3PAR
12 7 (1.88%) Tableau
12 7 (1.88%) Civica
13 6 (1.61%) Veeam
14 5 (1.34%) Twitter
14 5 (1.34%) Apple
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