The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 75 37 25
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -12
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 239 410 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.39% 6.33% 8.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.65% 18.11% 22.01%
Number of salaries quoted 207 326 418
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server 2008
England

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 Yorkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2052 2264 2176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 29.09% 34.97% 37.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1753 1860 1917
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 £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £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 Yorkshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 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
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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
West Yorkshire -20 185 £40,000 +9.58% 21
South Yorkshire -29 28 £30,500 -23.75% 12
North Yorkshire -35 17 £40,000 -11.11% 4
East Yorkshire 0 7 £40,500 - 2
SQL Server 2008
England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 513 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 305 (59.45%) SQL
3 277 (54.00%) Microsoft
4 253 (49.32%) .NET
5 224 (43.66%) SQL Server 2005
6 211 (41.13%) C#
7 183 (35.67%) SQL Server 2012
8 177 (34.50%) T-SQL
9 176 (34.31%) Windows
10 160 (31.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 159 (30.99%) MS Excel
12 156 (30.41%) Agile Software Development
13 153 (29.82%) ASP.NET
14 132 (25.73%) JavaScript
15 131 (25.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 126 (24.56%) HTML
17 110 (21.44%) MVC
18 108 (21.05%) CSS
19 101 (19.69%) .NET Framework
20 95 (18.52%) Visual Studio
21 93 (18.13%) Microsoft Certification
21 93 (18.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
22 92 (17.93%) Active Directory
23 91 (17.74%) Business Intelligence
24 89 (17.35%) WCF
25 86 (16.76%) SharePoint
26 81 (15.79%) MS Exchange
27 78 (15.20%) VMware
28 72 (14.04%) SAN
29 71 (13.84%) VMware Infrastructure

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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 86 (16.76%) SharePoint
2 81 (15.79%) MS Exchange
3 59 (11.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 55 (10.72%) Exchange Server 2010
5 53 (10.33%) IIS
6 32 (6.24%) SharePoint 2010
7 30 (5.85%) BizTalk Server
8 28 (5.46%) SharePoint 2013
9 22 (4.29%) Office Communications Server
10 15 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2013
11 10 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2003
12 8 (1.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 5 (0.97%) Lync
13 5 (0.97%) SAS
14 2 (0.39%) CMS
15 1 (0.19%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 159 (30.99%) MS Excel
2 49 (9.55%) MS Office
3 15 (2.92%) PowerPivot
4 4 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.39%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.19%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.19%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.19%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 34 (6.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.36%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (1.17%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 3 (0.58%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 28 (5.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (4.68%) Office 365
3 2 (0.39%) SaaS
4 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 72 (14.04%) SAN
2 49 (9.55%) NAS
3 47 (9.16%) VPN
4 23 (4.48%) Firewall
5 18 (3.51%) DNS
6 16 (3.12%) Cisco ASA
7 13 (2.53%) Internet
7 13 (2.53%) LAN
7 13 (2.53%) WAN
8 10 (1.95%) TCP/IP
9 9 (1.75%) Intranet
9 9 (1.75%) FTP
10 8 (1.56%) WAAS
10 8 (1.56%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (1.36%) IPsec
11 7 (1.36%) DHCP
12 6 (1.17%) SSL
12 6 (1.17%) EIGRP
12 6 (1.17%) BGP
12 6 (1.17%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 513 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 224 (43.66%) SQL Server 2005
3 183 (35.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 160 (31.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 131 (25.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 93 (18.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 70 (13.65%) Data Warehouse
8 39 (7.60%) Oracle Database
9 32 (6.24%) Oracle Database 10g
9 32 (6.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 30 (5.85%) Oracle9i Database
11 26 (5.07%) Oracle Database 11g
12 20 (3.90%) MySQL
13 19 (3.70%) SQL Server 2000
14 12 (2.34%) Data Mining
15 11 (2.14%) OLAP
16 10 (1.95%) Microsoft Power View
17 8 (1.56%) Relational Database
17 8 (1.56%) OLTP
17 8 (1.56%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 95 (18.52%) Visual Studio
2 35 (6.82%) Subversion
3 22 (4.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (3.90%) NUnit
5 15 (2.92%) MSTest
6 12 (2.34%) TortoiseSVN
7 9 (1.75%) CruiseControl
7 9 (1.75%) Grunt
8 8 (1.56%) Moq
9 6 (1.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 5 (0.97%) ReSharper
10 5 (0.97%) SoapUI
10 5 (0.97%) Oracle Forms
11 3 (0.58%) Jenkins
11 3 (0.58%) SpecFlow
11 3 (0.58%) Git (software)
11 3 (0.58%) TeamCity
11 3 (0.58%) Dreamweaver
12 2 (0.39%) Android Studio
12 2 (0.39%) NSubstitute
General
1 56 (10.92%) Finance
2 26 (5.07%) Retail
3 11 (2.14%) Legal
4 5 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (0.58%) Back Office
6 2 (0.39%) Advertising
6 2 (0.39%) Marketing
6 2 (0.39%) Banking
Job Titles
1 277 (54.00%) Developer
2 96 (18.71%) .NET Developer
3 61 (11.89%) DBA
4 56 (10.92%) SQL DBA
5 46 (8.97%) Analyst
6 45 (8.77%) SQL Developer
6 45 (8.77%) Software Developer
6 45 (8.77%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 42 (8.19%) Senior Developer
8 40 (7.80%) SQL Server DBA
9 38 (7.41%) C# Developer
10 34 (6.63%) Technical Engineer
11 31 (6.04%) C# .NET Developer
12 28 (5.46%) Architect
12 28 (5.46%) Business Developer
12 28 (5.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 27 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 27 (5.26%) Administrator
14 26 (5.07%) C# Software Developer
15 25 (4.87%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 253 (49.32%) .NET
2 153 (29.82%) ASP.NET
3 126 (24.56%) HTML
4 108 (21.05%) CSS
5 101 (19.69%) .NET Framework
6 89 (17.35%) WCF
7 70 (13.65%) WinForms
8 64 (12.48%) ASP.NET MVC
9 61 (11.89%) jQuery
10 51 (9.94%) Ajax
11 45 (8.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 39 (7.60%) XML
13 37 (7.21%) Web Services
14 30 (5.85%) Silverlight
15 29 (5.65%) WPF
16 27 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 20 (3.90%) HTML5
18 17 (3.31%) NHibernate
19 15 (2.92%) Classic ASP
20 14 (2.73%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 46 (8.97%) Clustering
2 28 (5.46%) Management Information System
3 23 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (4.09%) Statistics
5 19 (3.70%) Replication
6 14 (2.73%) NHS
6 14 (2.73%) Visualisation
7 11 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (1.75%) Client/Server
9 8 (1.56%) CLARiiON
9 8 (1.56%) Blackberry
9 8 (1.56%) Celerra
10 7 (1.36%) Mobile App
11 5 (0.97%) Digital Media
12 4 (0.78%) Mathematics
13 3 (0.58%) Inversion of Control
14 2 (0.39%) Data Structures
14 2 (0.39%) Performance Metrics
14 2 (0.39%) Xbox
14 2 (0.39%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 176 (34.31%) Windows
2 61 (11.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 59 (11.50%) Linux
4 58 (11.31%) UNIX
5 47 (9.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 24 (4.68%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (2.53%) Windows 7
8 8 (1.56%) Mac OS
9 7 (1.36%) Windows XP
10 5 (0.97%) Apple iOS
11 4 (0.78%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.58%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (30.41%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (21.44%) MVC
3 91 (17.74%) Business Intelligence
4 63 (12.28%) ITIL
5 52 (10.14%) OO
6 48 (9.36%) ETL
6 48 (9.36%) Performance Tuning
7 46 (8.97%) Scrum
7 46 (8.97%) CRM
8 45 (8.77%) Change Control
9 37 (7.21%) Mentoring
10 34 (6.63%) Technical Architecture
11 30 (5.85%) Data Management
12 28 (5.46%) TDD
13 23 (4.48%) Disaster Recovery
13 23 (4.48%) OOA/OOD
14 21 (4.09%) Performance Management
15 19 (3.70%) Project Management
16 18 (3.51%) Migration
16 18 (3.51%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 305 (59.45%) SQL
2 211 (41.13%) C#
3 177 (34.50%) T-SQL
4 132 (25.73%) JavaScript
5 66 (12.87%) VB.NET
6 31 (6.04%) VBA
7 30 (5.85%) VB
8 14 (2.73%) Delphi
9 10 (1.95%) Java
10 7 (1.36%) PowerShell
10 7 (1.36%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.58%) C
12 2 (0.39%) VBScript
12 2 (0.39%) X++
13 1 (0.19%) VB6
13 1 (0.19%) XPath
13 1 (0.19%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.19%) XQuery
13 1 (0.19%) C++
13 1 (0.19%) Perl
Qualifications
1 93 (18.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (7.80%) MCTS
3 37 (7.21%) Degree
4 31 (6.04%) MCP
5 29 (5.65%) MCSE
6 23 (4.48%) MCAD
6 23 (4.48%) MCSD
7 19 (3.70%) MCSA
8 18 (3.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 18 (3.51%) MCITP
9 14 (2.73%) CCNA
9 14 (2.73%) Cisco Certification
10 13 (2.53%) CCNP
11 10 (1.95%) VCAP
12 8 (1.56%) CCA
12 8 (1.56%) Citrix Certification
12 8 (1.56%) CCEA
12 8 (1.56%) CCIA
12 8 (1.56%) VTSP
12 8 (1.56%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (11.11%) SLA
2 4 (0.78%) QA
3 2 (0.39%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 92 (17.93%) Active Directory
2 71 (13.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (9.94%) XenApp
4 23 (4.48%) vSphere
5 22 (4.29%) XenServer
6 21 (4.09%) Hyper-V
7 14 (2.73%) Terminal Services
8 8 (1.56%) XenDesktop
8 8 (1.56%) vCloud
9 7 (1.36%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.58%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 21 (4.09%) Norton AntiVirus
2 13 (2.53%) Opsview
3 8 (1.56%) NetBackup
4 7 (1.36%) ARCserve
5 6 (1.17%) SCDPM
6 3 (0.58%) SCCM
6 3 (0.58%) WSUS
6 3 (0.58%) Puppet
6 3 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (0.39%) SCOM
8 1 (0.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 277 (54.00%) Microsoft
2 78 (15.20%) VMware
3 66 (12.87%) Oracle
4 62 (12.09%) Citrix
5 54 (10.53%) NetApp
6 34 (6.63%) CommVault
7 33 (6.43%) CheckPoint
8 30 (5.85%) Symantec
9 28 (5.46%) Cisco
10 22 (4.29%) AppSense
11 15 (2.92%) Kaspersky
12 10 (1.95%) Business Objects
12 10 (1.95%) EMC
13 9 (1.75%) PeopleSoft
14 8 (1.56%) 3PAR
14 8 (1.56%) Civica
15 7 (1.36%) Tableau
16 6 (1.17%) Veeam
17 5 (0.97%) Twitter
17 5 (0.97%) HP
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