The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 24 50 34
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -16
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 29 12 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 8.03% 2.86% 7.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.59% 10.53% 23.16%
Number of salaries quoted 29 10 28
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £39,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
SQL Server 2008
North 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 York region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
156 114 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 43.21% 27.14% 32.54%
Number of salaries quoted 148 96 128
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £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 York

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the York region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in York

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in York

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the York region.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in York

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in York

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the York region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in York

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the York 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 41 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 35 (85.37%) SQL
3 26 (63.41%) T-SQL
4 18 (43.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (41.46%) CRM
5 17 (41.46%) Performance Tuning
6 14 (34.15%) C#
6 14 (34.15%) .NET
6 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (31.71%) VB.NET
8 11 (26.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (26.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (24.39%) .NET Framework
9 10 (24.39%) Degree
9 10 (24.39%) WCF
9 10 (24.39%) Entity Framework
9 10 (24.39%) OO
9 10 (24.39%) MS Excel
10 9 (21.95%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (21.95%) Data Modelling
10 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
10 9 (21.95%) Retail
11 7 (17.07%) Exchange Server 2010
11 7 (17.07%) Veeam
11 7 (17.07%) SAN
11 7 (17.07%) MS Exchange
11 7 (17.07%) Windows
12 6 (14.63%) Visual Studio
12 6 (14.63%) Oracle
12 6 (14.63%) Terminal Services

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the York 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 7 (17.07%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (17.07%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (24.39%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) SAN
2 6 (14.63%) DHCP
2 6 (14.63%) DNS
2 6 (14.63%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (43.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (26.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 11 (26.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (21.95%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (12.20%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.44%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (2.44%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.44%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (21.95%) Retail
2 4 (9.76%) Marketing
3 2 (4.88%) Advertising
4 1 (2.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (70.73%) Developer
2 20 (48.78%) SQL Developer
3 14 (34.15%) .NET Developer
4 11 (26.83%) Junior
5 10 (24.39%) Database Developer
5 10 (24.39%) SQL Database Developer
6 8 (19.51%) T-SQL Developer
7 6 (14.63%) IT Manager
7 6 (14.63%) IT Services Manager
7 6 (14.63%) Junior Database Developer
7 6 (14.63%) Junior Developer
7 6 (14.63%) Junior SQL Developer
7 6 (14.63%) Professional Services Manager
7 6 (14.63%) SQL Server Developer
8 5 (12.20%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (12.20%) C# Developer
8 5 (12.20%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 5 (12.20%) DBA
8 5 (12.20%) Junior DBA
8 5 (12.20%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (34.15%) .NET
2 10 (24.39%) .NET Framework
2 10 (24.39%) Entity Framework
2 10 (24.39%) WCF
3 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET
3 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (9.76%) WinForms
4 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (2.44%) CSS
4 1 (2.44%) HTML
4 1 (2.44%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Replication
2 4 (9.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.07%) Windows
2 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) CRM
1 17 (41.46%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (24.39%) OO
4 9 (21.95%) Data Modelling
5 5 (12.20%) MVC
6 4 (9.76%) SDLC
6 4 (9.76%) Software Engineering
7 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (7.32%) Presales
8 2 (4.88%) Direct Marketing
8 2 (4.88%) ETL
9 1 (2.44%) Analytics
9 1 (2.44%) Campaign Management
9 1 (2.44%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (2.44%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (2.44%) Functional Programming
9 1 (2.44%) Kanban
9 1 (2.44%) Scrum
9 1 (2.44%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 35 (85.37%) SQL
2 26 (63.41%) T-SQL
3 14 (34.15%) C#
4 13 (31.71%) VB.NET
5 2 (4.88%) VBA
6 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (24.39%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) MCAD
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (14.63%) Terminal Services
1 6 (14.63%) VMware ESXi
1 6 (14.63%) vSphere
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.07%) Veeam
3 6 (14.63%) Oracle
3 6 (14.63%) VMware
4 4 (9.76%) Xamarin