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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 85 65 36
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -29
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 190 267 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.83% 3.72% 5.68%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.87% 11.82% 16.80%
Number of salaries quoted 158 221 223
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
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
2142 2258 1792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 31.90% 31.45% 33.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1822 1815 1501
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
West Yorkshire -14 138 £40,000 +9.58% 6
North Yorkshire -20 32 £35,000 -9.09% 1
South Yorkshire -15 18 £32,500 -10.34% 4
East Yorkshire -6 2 £36,750 +16.66% 1
SQL Server 2008
England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 389 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 262 (67.35%) SQL
3 193 (49.61%) .NET
4 183 (47.04%) Microsoft
5 172 (44.22%) C#
6 146 (37.53%) T-SQL
6 146 (37.53%) SQL Server 2012
7 136 (34.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 131 (33.68%) SQL Server 2005
9 127 (32.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 122 (31.36%) Agile Software Development
11 109 (28.02%) JavaScript
12 104 (26.74%) MVC
13 102 (26.22%) ASP.NET
13 102 (26.22%) MS Excel
14 91 (23.39%) Windows
14 91 (23.39%) Visual Studio
15 89 (22.88%) HTML
16 81 (20.82%) CSS
16 81 (20.82%) .NET Framework
17 79 (20.31%) Team Foundation Server
18 72 (18.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 65 (16.71%) Data Warehouse
20 60 (15.42%) SharePoint
21 59 (15.17%) ASP.NET MVC
22 55 (14.14%) Business Intelligence
23 54 (13.88%) ITIL
24 53 (13.62%) jQuery
25 52 (13.37%) Scrum
26 50 (12.85%) Windows Server 2008

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 60 (15.42%) SharePoint
2 47 (12.08%) MS Exchange
3 32 (8.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 29 (7.46%) IIS
5 19 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2007
6 15 (3.86%) BizTalk Server
7 13 (3.34%) SharePoint 2010
7 13 (3.34%) CMS
7 13 (3.34%) Exchange Server 2013
8 10 (2.57%) JBoss
9 5 (1.29%) SharePoint Server
9 5 (1.29%) Lync
10 4 (1.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.51%) Apache
12 2 (0.51%) NetWeaver
13 1 (0.26%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.26%) Documentum
Applications
1 102 (26.22%) MS Excel
2 17 (4.37%) MS Office
3 5 (1.29%) PowerPivot
4 2 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (2.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.51%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (0.51%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.29%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.77%) SaaS
3 3 (0.77%) Office 365
4 1 (0.26%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 37 (9.51%) SAN
2 21 (5.40%) VPN
3 16 (4.11%) NAS
4 15 (3.86%) Intranet
5 13 (3.34%) Internet
6 12 (3.08%) DNS
7 11 (2.83%) Firewall
8 10 (2.57%) DHCP
9 9 (2.31%) FTP
10 8 (2.06%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (1.54%) iSCSI
11 6 (1.54%) Fibre Channel
11 6 (1.54%) HTTPS
12 5 (1.29%) SSL
12 5 (1.29%) SSH
12 5 (1.29%) TCP/IP
13 4 (1.03%) LAN
14 3 (0.77%) WAN
14 3 (0.77%) HTTP
14 3 (0.77%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 389 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 146 (37.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 136 (34.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 131 (33.68%) SQL Server 2005
5 127 (32.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 72 (18.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 65 (16.71%) Data Warehouse
8 21 (5.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 13 (3.34%) SQL Server 2000
9 13 (3.34%) Oracle Database
9 13 (3.34%) Relational Database
10 11 (2.83%) OLAP
11 9 (2.31%) DTS
12 7 (1.80%) VLDB
13 6 (1.54%) MySQL
13 6 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
14 4 (1.03%) JasperReports
14 4 (1.03%) Oracle8/8i Database
14 4 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
14 4 (1.03%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 91 (23.39%) Visual Studio
2 79 (20.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (3.08%) Git (software)
4 9 (2.31%) Subversion
5 8 (2.06%) NUnit
5 8 (2.06%) Octopus Deploy
6 7 (1.80%) Toad
7 3 (0.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.51%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (0.51%) Moq
9 1 (0.26%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.26%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.26%) MSTest
9 1 (0.26%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.26%) TeamCity
General
1 36 (9.25%) Finance
2 25 (6.43%) Retail
3 13 (3.34%) Pharmaceutical
4 11 (2.83%) Marketing
5 9 (2.31%) Local Government
6 8 (2.06%) Legal
7 7 (1.80%) Back Office
8 6 (1.54%) Games
9 4 (1.03%) Law
10 3 (0.77%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.51%) Advertising
12 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 216 (55.53%) Developer
2 103 (26.48%) .NET Developer
3 64 (16.45%) DBA
4 41 (10.54%) SQL DBA
5 39 (10.03%) Analyst
6 32 (8.23%) Senior Developer
7 26 (6.68%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 24 (6.17%) SQL Developer
8 24 (6.17%) Administrator
9 23 (5.91%) C# Developer
10 22 (5.66%) Technical Engineer
11 20 (5.14%) SQL Server DBA
12 19 (4.88%) C# .NET Developer
13 17 (4.37%) ASP.NET Developer
13 17 (4.37%) Programmer
14 16 (4.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 15 (3.86%) Technical Leader
16 14 (3.60%) Senior .NET Developer
17 13 (3.34%) Applications Developer
18 12 (3.08%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 193 (49.61%) .NET
2 102 (26.22%) ASP.NET
3 89 (22.88%) HTML
4 81 (20.82%) CSS
4 81 (20.82%) .NET Framework
5 59 (15.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 53 (13.62%) jQuery
7 47 (12.08%) LINQ
7 47 (12.08%) Entity Framework
8 45 (11.57%) WCF
8 45 (11.57%) XML
9 43 (11.05%) HTML5
10 32 (8.23%) Ajax
11 25 (6.43%) Web Services
12 24 (6.17%) WinForms
13 21 (5.40%) CSS3
14 20 (5.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 19 (4.88%) KnockoutJS
16 18 (4.63%) SignalR
16 18 (4.63%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 26 (6.68%) Clustering
2 18 (4.63%) Replication
3 17 (4.37%) Data Centre
4 14 (3.60%) Management Information System
4 14 (3.60%) NHS
5 11 (2.83%) Computer Science
5 11 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (2.57%) Mobile App
6 10 (2.57%) Informatics
7 9 (2.31%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.03%) Data Integration
8 4 (1.03%) Blackberry
9 3 (0.77%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.77%) Data Extraction
9 3 (0.77%) Inversion of Control
9 3 (0.77%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.51%) User Experience
10 2 (0.51%) Telematics
10 2 (0.51%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.51%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 91 (23.39%) Windows
2 50 (12.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (9.00%) Linux
4 19 (4.88%) UNIX
4 19 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (3.08%) Windows 7
6 10 (2.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (1.54%) Windows 8
8 4 (1.03%) Mac OS
8 4 (1.03%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.51%) SUSE
10 1 (0.26%) Android
10 1 (0.26%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.26%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.26%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (31.36%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (26.74%) MVC
3 55 (14.14%) Business Intelligence
4 54 (13.88%) ITIL
5 52 (13.37%) Scrum
6 43 (11.05%) TDD
7 40 (10.28%) ETL
8 39 (10.03%) Performance Tuning
9 35 (9.00%) Kanban
10 34 (8.74%) SDLC
11 32 (8.23%) Technical Architecture
11 32 (8.23%) OO
12 30 (7.71%) CRM
13 27 (6.94%) Continuous Integration
14 25 (6.43%) OOP
15 23 (5.91%) Web Development
15 23 (5.91%) Change Control
16 21 (5.40%) Mentoring
17 19 (4.88%) Software Engineering
17 19 (4.88%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 262 (67.35%) SQL
2 172 (44.22%) C#
3 146 (37.53%) T-SQL
4 109 (28.02%) JavaScript
5 44 (11.31%) PowerShell
6 35 (9.00%) VB.NET
7 10 (2.57%) PL/SQL
8 9 (2.31%) VB
9 8 (2.06%) Java
10 7 (1.80%) VBA
11 6 (1.54%) PHP
11 6 (1.54%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 5 (1.29%) VB6
13 4 (1.03%) C++
14 2 (0.51%) ABAP
15 1 (0.26%) Python
15 1 (0.26%) XAML
15 1 (0.26%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.26%) C
15 1 (0.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 37 (9.51%) Degree
2 34 (8.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (4.88%) MCSD
4 9 (2.31%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.03%) MCAD
5 4 (1.03%) MCTS
5 4 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.77%) MCITP
6 3 (0.77%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (0.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (0.51%) ISEB
7 2 (0.51%) MCSE
7 2 (0.51%) MCSA
7 2 (0.51%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.26%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (0.26%) PMP
8 1 (0.26%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.26%) CCSA
8 1 (0.26%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.68%) SLA
2 11 (2.83%) QA
3 10 (2.57%) SNOMED CT
4 7 (1.80%) HL7
5 6 (1.54%) Data Quality
6 4 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.77%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 46 (11.83%) Active Directory
2 34 (8.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (5.14%) XenApp
4 14 (3.60%) Terminal Services
5 11 (2.83%) vSphere
6 7 (1.80%) UAG
6 7 (1.80%) ISA Server
7 4 (1.03%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 20 (5.14%) SCCM
1 20 (5.14%) SCOM
2 9 (2.31%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (1.29%) Opsview
4 2 (0.51%) WSUS
5 1 (0.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.26%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.26%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 183 (47.04%) Microsoft
2 45 (11.57%) VMware
3 28 (7.20%) Oracle
4 25 (6.43%) Citrix
5 20 (5.14%) NetApp
6 18 (4.63%) Cisco
7 17 (4.37%) CommVault
7 17 (4.37%) CheckPoint
7 17 (4.37%) Dell Compellent
8 11 (2.83%) Civica
9 9 (2.31%) Symantec
10 6 (1.54%) Red Hat
10 6 (1.54%) Veeam
11 5 (1.29%) Kaspersky
11 5 (1.29%) HP
12 4 (1.03%) Epiphany
13 3 (0.77%) Avaya
13 3 (0.77%) SAP
14 2 (0.51%) Cognos
14 2 (0.51%) Apple
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Spring Technology
Salary: £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum +Excellent benefits+Flexible working
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £44,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Doncaster
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 (dependent on experiance)
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
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South Yorkshire
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Salary: £39k - 47k per year
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