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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 32 52 30
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -22
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 39 15 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 12.30% 3.26% 7.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 30.00% 12.50% 19.14%
Number of salaries quoted 35 15 10
Average salary £41,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £35,000 £29,850
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
130 120 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 41.01% 26.09% 37.94%
Number of salaries quoted 113 112 117
Average salary £41,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £40,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 3 August 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in York

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 62 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 52 (83.87%) .NET
3 49 (79.03%) C#
4 48 (77.42%) SQL
5 42 (67.74%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (58.06%) .NET Framework
7 34 (54.84%) MVC
8 33 (53.23%) Microsoft
8 33 (53.23%) Entity Framework
9 32 (51.61%) Scrum
9 32 (51.61%) JavaScript
10 31 (50.00%) HTML
10 31 (50.00%) CSS
11 29 (46.77%) T-SQL
11 29 (46.77%) Kanban
12 28 (45.16%) HTML5
13 26 (41.94%) ASP.NET
14 25 (40.32%) Team Foundation Server
15 23 (37.10%) ASP.NET MVC
16 22 (35.48%) Visual Studio
17 21 (33.87%) OO
17 21 (33.87%) MS Excel
17 21 (33.87%) jQuery
17 21 (33.87%) Ajax
17 21 (33.87%) LINQ
18 20 (32.26%) Microsoft Certification
19 18 (29.03%) MCSD
19 18 (29.03%) JSON
19 18 (29.03%) Technical Architecture
19 18 (29.03%) Web Development

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 4 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.61%) Documentum
2 1 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 21 (33.87%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 18 (29.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (8.06%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (17.74%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (14.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (12.90%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (11.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (9.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (8.06%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (4.84%) OLAP
8 3 (4.84%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 3 (4.84%) MySQL
8 3 (4.84%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (4.84%) Oracle Database
9 2 (3.23%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (3.23%) Big Data
9 2 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (1.61%) OLTP
10 1 (1.61%) BusinessObjects XI
10 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (40.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (35.48%) Visual Studio
3 9 (14.52%) Git (software)
4 7 (11.29%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.61%) NUnit
5 1 (1.61%) MSTest
General
1 12 (19.35%) Retail
2 4 (6.45%) Games
3 3 (4.84%) Finance
4 2 (3.23%) Back Office
5 1 (1.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 53 (85.48%) Developer
2 37 (59.68%) .NET Developer
3 12 (19.35%) Senior Developer
3 12 (19.35%) Senior .NET Developer
4 7 (11.29%) SQL Developer
4 7 (11.29%) DBA
5 6 (9.68%) Applications Developer
5 6 (9.68%) Graduate
5 6 (9.68%) Graduate Developer
5 6 (9.68%) .NET Applications Developer
6 5 (8.06%) C# Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Software Developer
7 4 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Administrator
7 4 (6.45%) Graduate Software Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (4.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (4.84%) SQL DBA
9 2 (3.23%) Analyst
9 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (83.87%) .NET
2 36 (58.06%) .NET Framework
3 33 (53.23%) Entity Framework
4 31 (50.00%) CSS
4 31 (50.00%) HTML
5 28 (45.16%) HTML5
6 26 (41.94%) ASP.NET
7 23 (37.10%) ASP.NET MVC
8 21 (33.87%) LINQ
8 21 (33.87%) jQuery
8 21 (33.87%) Ajax
9 18 (29.03%) JSON
9 18 (29.03%) CSS3
9 18 (29.03%) KnockoutJS
9 18 (29.03%) SignalR
10 17 (27.42%) WCF
11 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 4 (6.45%) WinForms
14 3 (4.84%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.45%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.84%) Data Extraction
2 3 (4.84%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.61%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (67.74%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (54.84%) MVC
3 32 (51.61%) Scrum
4 29 (46.77%) Kanban
5 21 (33.87%) OO
6 18 (29.03%) Technical Architecture
6 18 (29.03%) Web Development
7 9 (14.52%) TDD
7 9 (14.52%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (14.52%) Functional Programming
8 8 (12.90%) Mentoring
8 8 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (11.29%) Software Engineering
10 6 (9.68%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (6.45%) SDLC
12 3 (4.84%) Data Security
12 3 (4.84%) Unit Testing
12 3 (4.84%) Data Modelling
13 2 (3.23%) CRM
13 2 (3.23%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 49 (79.03%) C#
2 48 (77.42%) SQL
3 32 (51.61%) JavaScript
4 29 (46.77%) T-SQL
5 10 (16.13%) VB.NET
6 4 (6.45%) PHP
6 4 (6.45%) C++
6 4 (6.45%) Java
7 1 (1.61%) XAML
Qualifications
1 20 (32.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (29.03%) MCSD
3 4 (6.45%) Degree
4 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.23%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.61%) QA
Vendors
1 33 (53.23%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.06%) Oracle
3 1 (1.61%) EMC
3 1 (1.61%) Lagan
3 1 (1.61%) Tableau