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

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 51 29 19
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 217 289 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.19% 6.85% 9.97%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.38% 19.61% 25.58%
Number of salaries quoted 174 230 331
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £27,200 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,850 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
1622 1474 1497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 31.33% 34.95% 38.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1295 1241 1318
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 £27,500 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
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 28 November 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 28 November 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 -32 154 £40,000 +23.07% 15
Huddersfield +8 13 £40,000 +11.11% 2
Halifax +1 12 £43,750 +17.44% 1
Bradford -22 12 £38,000 -5.00% 1
Wakefield -14 5 £29,000 -17.14% 1
Castleford - 3 £31,500 -
Brighouse - 2 £33,000 -
Ilkley 0 1 - - 1
Wetherby - 1 £40,000 -
SQL Server 2008
Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 387 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 248 (64.08%) SQL
3 211 (54.52%) Microsoft
4 181 (46.77%) .NET
5 177 (45.74%) SQL Server 2005
6 158 (40.83%) T-SQL
7 152 (39.28%) C#
8 141 (36.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 132 (34.11%) MS Excel
10 122 (31.52%) Windows
11 113 (29.20%) SQL Server 2012
12 106 (27.39%) Agile Software Development
13 104 (26.87%) ASP.NET
14 103 (26.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 89 (23.00%) Business Intelligence
16 84 (21.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 78 (20.16%) JavaScript
18 73 (18.86%) .NET Framework
19 69 (17.83%) HTML
20 67 (17.31%) Visual Studio
21 66 (17.05%) Active Directory
22 63 (16.28%) ITIL
22 63 (16.28%) Data Warehouse
23 62 (16.02%) MS Exchange
24 60 (15.50%) MVC
25 59 (15.25%) CSS
26 55 (14.21%) VMware
27 54 (13.95%) VMware Infrastructure
28 52 (13.44%) Citrix
28 52 (13.44%) Microsoft Certification

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 62 (16.02%) MS Exchange
2 50 (12.92%) SharePoint
3 44 (11.37%) Exchange Server 2007
3 44 (11.37%) Exchange Server 2010
4 43 (11.11%) IIS
5 26 (6.72%) Office Communications Server
6 23 (5.94%) SharePoint 2010
7 21 (5.43%) SharePoint 2013
8 14 (3.62%) BizTalk Server
9 13 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2003
10 10 (2.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 7 (1.81%) SAS
12 5 (1.29%) Lync
12 5 (1.29%) CMS
13 3 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
14 1 (0.26%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 132 (34.11%) MS Excel
2 44 (11.37%) MS Office
3 8 (2.07%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 20 (5.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.55%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 4 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.78%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.62%) Microsoft Azure
1 14 (3.62%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 47 (12.14%) SAN
2 32 (8.27%) NAS
3 16 (4.13%) VPN
4 12 (3.10%) WAAS
4 12 (3.10%) Cisco Nexus
5 11 (2.84%) FTP
5 11 (2.84%) Firewall
6 5 (1.29%) DNS
6 5 (1.29%) HTTPS
7 4 (1.03%) LAN
7 4 (1.03%) WAN
7 4 (1.03%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (0.78%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.78%) IPsec
8 3 (0.78%) VPLS
8 3 (0.78%) DMVPN
8 3 (0.78%) SSL
8 3 (0.78%) Internet
8 3 (0.78%) MPLS
8 3 (0.78%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 387 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 177 (45.74%) SQL Server 2005
3 141 (36.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 113 (29.20%) SQL Server 2012
5 103 (26.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 84 (21.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 63 (16.28%) Data Warehouse
8 34 (8.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 23 (5.94%) SQL Server 2000
10 17 (4.39%) Oracle Database
11 12 (3.10%) QlikView
11 12 (3.10%) Oracle Database 11g
12 10 (2.58%) Oracle Database 10g
13 9 (2.33%) Oracle9i Database
13 9 (2.33%) Microsoft Power View
14 8 (2.07%) Relational Database
15 7 (1.81%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
15 7 (1.81%) OLAP
15 7 (1.81%) Data Mining
15 7 (1.81%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 67 (17.31%) Visual Studio
2 33 (8.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (4.91%) Subversion
4 11 (2.84%) MSTest
4 11 (2.84%) NUnit
5 10 (2.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 8 (2.07%) TortoiseSVN
7 7 (1.81%) ReSharper
8 3 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (0.78%) Dreamweaver
8 3 (0.78%) Moq
8 3 (0.78%) SoapUI
8 3 (0.78%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.52%) NSubstitute
General
1 44 (11.37%) Finance
2 17 (4.39%) Legal
3 16 (4.13%) Retail
4 3 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (0.52%) Advertising
6 1 (0.26%) Banking
6 1 (0.26%) Back Office
6 1 (0.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 203 (52.45%) Developer
2 58 (14.99%) .NET Developer
3 48 (12.40%) Analyst
4 46 (11.89%) SQL Developer
5 40 (10.34%) DBA
6 38 (9.82%) SQL DBA
6 38 (9.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 36 (9.30%) Software Developer
8 31 (8.01%) Senior Developer
9 28 (7.24%) Applications Support
10 27 (6.98%) Business Developer
10 27 (6.98%) SQL Server Developer
11 25 (6.46%) Architect
12 24 (6.20%) SQL Server DBA
13 23 (5.94%) C# Developer
14 22 (5.68%) Support Analyst
15 19 (4.91%) Applications Support Analyst
16 17 (4.39%) C# .NET Developer
17 16 (4.13%) Administrator
17 16 (4.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (46.77%) .NET
2 104 (26.87%) ASP.NET
3 73 (18.86%) .NET Framework
4 69 (17.83%) HTML
5 59 (15.25%) CSS
6 46 (11.89%) WCF
7 43 (11.11%) WinForms
8 36 (9.30%) Web Services
9 35 (9.04%) jQuery
9 35 (9.04%) ASP.NET MVC
10 33 (8.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 31 (8.01%) XML
12 27 (6.98%) Ajax
13 17 (4.39%) WPF
14 14 (3.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 13 (3.36%) Classic ASP
16 11 (2.84%) NHibernate
16 11 (2.84%) XHTML
17 9 (2.33%) ADO.NET
17 9 (2.33%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 37 (9.56%) Clustering
2 19 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (4.65%) Statistics
4 16 (4.13%) Management Information System
5 15 (3.88%) Replication
5 15 (3.88%) NHS
6 12 (3.10%) CLARiiON
6 12 (3.10%) Celerra
7 11 (2.84%) Visualisation
8 10 (2.58%) Blackberry
9 6 (1.55%) Tandem
9 6 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.29%) Computer Science
10 5 (1.29%) DTV
11 3 (0.78%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.52%) Performance Metrics
12 2 (0.52%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.52%) E-Learning
12 2 (0.52%) FMCG
12 2 (0.52%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 122 (31.52%) Windows
2 41 (10.59%) Linux
3 39 (10.08%) UNIX
4 37 (9.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (8.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (2.33%) Windows XP
6 9 (2.33%) Windows 7
6 9 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.03%) Mac OS
8 3 (0.78%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.52%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.26%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.26%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (27.39%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (23.00%) Business Intelligence
3 63 (16.28%) ITIL
4 60 (15.50%) MVC
5 42 (10.85%) OO
6 35 (9.04%) Scrum
7 34 (8.79%) Performance Tuning
8 32 (8.27%) CRM
9 31 (8.01%) ETL
9 31 (8.01%) Change Control
10 29 (7.49%) Technical Architecture
11 28 (7.24%) Data Management
12 22 (5.68%) Mentoring
13 20 (5.17%) Performance Management
13 20 (5.17%) TDD
14 17 (4.39%) ERP
14 17 (4.39%) Unit Testing
14 17 (4.39%) Continuous Integration
15 16 (4.13%) Data Analysis
15 16 (4.13%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 248 (64.08%) SQL
2 158 (40.83%) T-SQL
3 152 (39.28%) C#
4 78 (20.16%) JavaScript
5 36 (9.30%) VB.NET
6 31 (8.01%) VB
7 30 (7.75%) VBA
8 10 (2.58%) Delphi
9 6 (1.55%) VB6
10 4 (1.03%) C
10 4 (1.03%) VBScript
10 4 (1.03%) Java
10 4 (1.03%) C++
11 2 (0.52%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.52%) RPG
11 2 (0.52%) X++
11 2 (0.52%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.26%) Python
12 1 (0.26%) Perl
12 1 (0.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 52 (13.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (7.24%) MCTS
3 25 (6.46%) Degree
4 21 (5.43%) MCSE
5 15 (3.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 14 (3.62%) MCITP
6 14 (3.62%) MCP
6 14 (3.62%) MCAD
6 14 (3.62%) MCSD
7 13 (3.36%) VCAP
8 12 (3.10%) VTSP
8 12 (3.10%) CCIA
8 12 (3.10%) NCDA
8 12 (3.10%) NCIE
8 12 (3.10%) CCA
8 12 (3.10%) Citrix Certification
8 12 (3.10%) CCEA
9 7 (1.81%) MCSA
9 7 (1.81%) CCNP
9 7 (1.81%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (13.18%) SLA
2 2 (0.52%) QA
3 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.26%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 66 (17.05%) Active Directory
2 54 (13.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (10.08%) XenApp
4 26 (6.72%) XenServer
5 21 (5.43%) Hyper-V
6 20 (5.17%) vSphere
7 12 (3.10%) XenDesktop
7 12 (3.10%) vCloud
8 9 (2.33%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.26%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (3.10%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (1.81%) NetBackup
3 6 (1.55%) SCDPM
3 6 (1.55%) ARCserve
4 3 (0.78%) Puppet
4 3 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.52%) Opsview
5 2 (0.52%) WSUS
6 1 (0.26%) SCCM
6 1 (0.26%) SCOM
6 1 (0.26%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 211 (54.52%) Microsoft
2 55 (14.21%) VMware
3 52 (13.44%) Citrix
4 44 (11.37%) NetApp
4 44 (11.37%) Oracle
5 29 (7.49%) CommVault
6 26 (6.72%) AppSense
7 21 (5.43%) Cisco
8 19 (4.91%) Symantec
9 18 (4.65%) CheckPoint
10 13 (3.36%) EMC
10 13 (3.36%) Business Objects
11 12 (3.10%) 3PAR
12 9 (2.33%) PeopleSoft
13 8 (2.07%) Tableau
14 6 (1.55%) Veeam
15 4 (1.03%) Kaspersky
15 4 (1.03%) SAP
15 4 (1.03%) Cognos
16 3 (0.78%) Apple
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, Rawdon House
EMIS
Salary: 40k per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ilkley
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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EMIS
Salary: £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Huddersfield
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent benifits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier IT
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Fusion Business Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £22,221 to £27,849 per annum based WF3 with requirement to travel
Posted: 11 days ago
Huddersfield
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £35K depending on level of experience
Posted: 18 days ago