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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 69 35 24
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -11
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 258 314 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.48% 5.89% 8.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.16% 16.94% 24.10%
Number of salaries quoted 208 242 471
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,450 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
2311 1854 2112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 31.19% 34.76% 35.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1863 1571 1864
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 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
West Yorkshire -36 169 £37,500 +15.38% 27
North Yorkshire -18 45 £41,500 +7.09% 5
South Yorkshire +6 39 £37,500 +15.38% 6
East Yorkshire +14 12 £36,000 +10.76% 4
SQL Server 2008
England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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.

1 574 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 335 (58.36%) SQL
3 307 (53.48%) .NET
4 286 (49.83%) Microsoft
5 256 (44.60%) SQL Server 2005
6 253 (44.08%) T-SQL
7 242 (42.16%) C#
8 193 (33.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 181 (31.53%) Agile Software Development
9 181 (31.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 153 (26.66%) ASP.NET
11 150 (26.13%) SQL Server 2012
12 145 (25.26%) Windows
13 144 (25.09%) JavaScript
14 143 (24.91%) MS Excel
15 135 (23.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 134 (23.34%) Business Intelligence
17 126 (21.95%) MVC
18 123 (21.43%) HTML
19 122 (21.25%) .NET Framework
20 108 (18.82%) CSS
21 101 (17.60%) Visual Studio
22 89 (15.51%) Data Warehouse
22 89 (15.51%) Active Directory
23 85 (14.81%) MS Exchange
24 77 (13.41%) TDD
25 71 (12.37%) Windows Server 2008
26 70 (12.20%) WCF
27 69 (12.02%) Team Foundation Server
28 68 (11.85%) jQuery

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 85 (14.81%) MS Exchange
2 60 (10.45%) Exchange Server 2007
3 58 (10.10%) SharePoint
4 50 (8.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 40 (6.97%) IIS
6 29 (5.05%) Office Communications Server
7 19 (3.31%) CMS
8 18 (3.14%) Exchange Server 2003
9 17 (2.96%) SharePoint 2010
9 17 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2013
10 16 (2.79%) WebSphere
10 16 (2.79%) MQSeries
11 15 (2.61%) SharePoint 2013
12 12 (2.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 8 (1.39%) SAS
14 5 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
14 5 (0.87%) Lync
15 2 (0.35%) Kentico
16 1 (0.17%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 143 (24.91%) MS Excel
2 54 (9.41%) MS Office
3 11 (1.92%) Spreadsheet
4 8 (1.39%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 7 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.52%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.70%) Office 365
2 2 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 57 (9.93%) SAN
2 36 (6.27%) NAS
3 26 (4.53%) Firewall
4 24 (4.18%) VPN
5 23 (4.01%) LAN
6 19 (3.31%) WAN
7 18 (3.14%) Cisco ASA
8 14 (2.44%) Cisco PIX
8 14 (2.44%) VoIP
8 14 (2.44%) Internet
9 11 (1.92%) Cisco Nexus
9 11 (1.92%) WAAS
10 10 (1.74%) FTP
10 10 (1.74%) DNS
11 7 (1.22%) DHCP
12 5 (0.87%) HTTPS
13 4 (0.70%) Intranet
14 2 (0.35%) Wireless
15 1 (0.17%) IPsec
15 1 (0.17%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 574 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 256 (44.60%) SQL Server 2005
3 193 (33.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 181 (31.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 150 (26.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 135 (23.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 89 (15.51%) Data Warehouse
8 59 (10.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 29 (5.05%) Relational Database
10 27 (4.70%) SQL Server 2000
11 26 (4.53%) OLAP
12 20 (3.48%) RDBMS
13 18 (3.14%) Oracle Database
14 15 (2.61%) Oracle Database 10g
14 15 (2.61%) DTS
14 15 (2.61%) Oracle9i Database
15 14 (2.44%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
16 13 (2.26%) MySQL
17 12 (2.09%) QlikView
17 12 (2.09%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 101 (17.60%) Visual Studio
2 69 (12.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (4.18%) Subversion
4 16 (2.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 8 (1.39%) Oracle Forms
6 7 (1.22%) CruiseControl
6 7 (1.22%) Grunt
7 6 (1.05%) ReSharper
7 6 (1.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 5 (0.87%) NUnit
9 4 (0.70%) MSTest
10 2 (0.35%) Moq
10 2 (0.35%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 2 (0.35%) NSubstitute
11 1 (0.17%) TortoiseSVN
11 1 (0.17%) Dreamweaver
General
1 61 (10.63%) Finance
2 18 (3.14%) Legal
3 6 (1.05%) Retail
4 4 (0.70%) Marketing
4 4 (0.70%) Advertising
4 4 (0.70%) Law
5 1 (0.17%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.17%) Games
5 1 (0.17%) Banking
5 1 (0.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 366 (63.76%) Developer
2 123 (21.43%) .NET Developer
3 86 (14.98%) SQL Developer
4 63 (10.98%) Software Developer
5 55 (9.58%) Analyst
6 51 (8.89%) C# Developer
6 51 (8.89%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 48 (8.36%) SQL Server Developer
8 47 (8.19%) Senior Developer
9 39 (6.79%) DBA
10 35 (6.10%) SQL DBA
11 34 (5.92%) C# .NET Developer
12 28 (4.88%) Business Developer
13 26 (4.53%) VB.NET Developer
14 24 (4.18%) Web Developer
15 22 (3.83%) Support Analyst
15 22 (3.83%) Administrator
16 19 (3.31%) Architect
16 19 (3.31%) Senior .NET Developer
17 18 (3.14%) Technical Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 307 (53.48%) .NET
2 153 (26.66%) ASP.NET
3 123 (21.43%) HTML
4 122 (21.25%) .NET Framework
5 108 (18.82%) CSS
6 70 (12.20%) WCF
7 68 (11.85%) jQuery
8 64 (11.15%) WinForms
9 63 (10.98%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 58 (10.10%) Web Services
11 51 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC
12 42 (7.32%) XML
13 40 (6.97%) HTML5
14 30 (5.23%) WPF
15 27 (4.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 24 (4.18%) Ajax
16 24 (4.18%) SOAP
17 19 (3.31%) CSS3
18 14 (2.44%) NHibernate
19 12 (2.09%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 42 (7.32%) Clustering
2 35 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (2.61%) Tandem
4 14 (2.44%) Blackberry
5 12 (2.09%) NHS
6 11 (1.92%) CLARiiON
6 11 (1.92%) Management Information System
6 11 (1.92%) DTV
6 11 (1.92%) Celerra
7 9 (1.57%) Visualisation
7 9 (1.57%) Statistics
8 8 (1.39%) Replication
9 6 (1.05%) Computer Science
10 5 (0.87%) E-Learning
10 5 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (0.70%) Inversion of Control
11 4 (0.70%) FMCG
11 4 (0.70%) Data Protection Act
12 3 (0.52%) Mathematics
12 3 (0.52%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 145 (25.26%) Windows
2 71 (12.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 49 (8.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 42 (7.32%) Linux
5 33 (5.75%) UNIX
6 28 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (1.74%) Windows 7
8 8 (1.39%) Windows XP
9 5 (0.87%) Android
9 5 (0.87%) Windows 2000 Server
10 4 (0.70%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.52%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.35%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.35%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (31.53%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (23.34%) Business Intelligence
3 126 (21.95%) MVC
4 77 (13.41%) TDD
5 64 (11.15%) Scrum
6 57 (9.93%) ETL
7 45 (7.84%) ITIL
8 44 (7.67%) OO
9 38 (6.62%) Performance Tuning
10 33 (5.75%) Data Management
11 32 (5.57%) Unit Testing
11 32 (5.57%) Change Control
12 30 (5.23%) Business Analysis
13 29 (5.05%) Technical Architecture
13 29 (5.05%) Mentoring
14 25 (4.36%) Continuous Integration
15 24 (4.18%) Data Modelling
16 23 (4.01%) Low Latency
17 22 (3.83%) RUP
18 20 (3.48%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 335 (58.36%) SQL
2 253 (44.08%) T-SQL
3 242 (42.16%) C#
4 144 (25.09%) JavaScript
5 57 (9.93%) VB.NET
6 30 (5.23%) VBA
7 27 (4.70%) VB
8 12 (2.09%) VB6
9 10 (1.74%) Java
10 8 (1.39%) PL/SQL
11 6 (1.05%) VBScript
12 5 (0.87%) RPG
12 5 (0.87%) Delphi
12 5 (0.87%) PowerShell
13 4 (0.70%) C++
13 4 (0.70%) PHP
14 3 (0.52%) C
15 1 (0.17%) Perl
15 1 (0.17%) Python
15 1 (0.17%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 57 (9.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (5.40%) Degree
3 30 (5.23%) MCSE
4 19 (3.31%) MCSA
4 19 (3.31%) CCNP
4 19 (3.31%) CCNA
4 19 (3.31%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (2.96%) MCAD
6 16 (2.79%) MCP
7 15 (2.61%) MCTS
8 13 (2.26%) MCITP
9 12 (2.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 11 (1.92%) NCDA
10 11 (1.92%) NCIE
10 11 (1.92%) VCAP
10 11 (1.92%) VTSP
10 11 (1.92%) CCIA
10 11 (1.92%) CCA
10 11 (1.92%) Citrix Certification
10 11 (1.92%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (7.49%) SLA
2 13 (2.26%) QA
3 3 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.35%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.17%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 89 (15.51%) Active Directory
2 62 (10.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (7.14%) XenApp
4 28 (4.88%) XenServer
5 22 (3.83%) Hyper-V
6 21 (3.66%) vSphere
7 15 (2.61%) VMware ESXi
8 11 (1.92%) vCloud
8 11 (1.92%) XenDesktop
9 8 (1.39%) VMware ESX
10 7 (1.22%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (1.74%) Norton AntiVirus
2 9 (1.57%) SCCM
3 5 (0.87%) WSUS
4 3 (0.52%) SCOM
4 3 (0.52%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.35%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.35%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 286 (49.83%) Microsoft
2 66 (11.50%) VMware
3 54 (9.41%) Citrix
4 42 (7.32%) NetApp
5 40 (6.97%) Oracle
6 37 (6.45%) Cisco
7 31 (5.40%) CommVault
8 30 (5.23%) AppSense
9 19 (3.31%) IBM
9 19 (3.31%) Business Objects
10 15 (2.61%) EMC
10 15 (2.61%) CheckPoint
11 14 (2.44%) Veritas
12 13 (2.26%) Symantec
13 12 (2.09%) SAP
14 11 (1.92%) 3PAR
15 8 (1.39%) Tableau
16 5 (0.87%) HP
17 4 (0.70%) Intel
17 4 (0.70%) Cognos
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