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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 84 55 23
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -32
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 208 312 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.04% 4.39% 7.76%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.13% 13.70% 22.40%
Number of salaries quoted 170 277 308
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
2277 2278 1844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 33.27% 32.06% 34.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1975 1895 1504
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 £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -30 134 £37,500 - 25
North Yorkshire +5 51 £40,000 +14.28%
South Yorkshire -29 16 £40,000 +10.34% 5
East Yorkshire -3 4 £27,500 -8.33%
SQL Server 2008
England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 455 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 308 (67.69%) SQL
3 226 (49.67%) Microsoft
4 222 (48.79%) .NET
5 199 (43.74%) C#
6 173 (38.02%) SQL Server 2005
7 169 (37.14%) T-SQL
8 151 (33.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 145 (31.87%) SQL Server 2012
10 139 (30.55%) Agile Software Development
10 139 (30.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 133 (29.23%) ASP.NET
12 123 (27.03%) Windows
13 122 (26.81%) MVC
14 120 (26.37%) JavaScript
15 117 (25.71%) MS Excel
16 106 (23.30%) HTML
17 105 (23.08%) CSS
17 105 (23.08%) .NET Framework
18 82 (18.02%) ASP.NET MVC
19 80 (17.58%) Team Foundation Server
19 80 (17.58%) Visual Studio
20 76 (16.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 71 (15.60%) Active Directory
22 70 (15.38%) SharePoint
23 69 (15.16%) Business Intelligence
24 66 (14.51%) jQuery
25 62 (13.63%) VMware
26 60 (13.19%) MS Exchange
26 60 (13.19%) Entity Framework

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 70 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 60 (13.19%) MS Exchange
3 34 (7.47%) Exchange Server 2010
4 29 (6.37%) IIS
5 28 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2007
6 21 (4.62%) BizTalk Server
7 18 (3.96%) Exchange Server 2013
8 16 (3.52%) SharePoint 2010
9 11 (2.42%) SharePoint 2013
10 10 (2.20%) JBoss
11 8 (1.76%) Lync
12 7 (1.54%) CMS
13 6 (1.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 4 (0.88%) SharePoint Server
15 3 (0.66%) IBM Notes
16 2 (0.44%) Office Communications Server
17 1 (0.22%) Documentum
17 1 (0.22%) SAS
Applications
1 117 (25.71%) MS Excel
2 29 (6.37%) MS Office
3 6 (1.32%) Spreadsheet
3 6 (1.32%) PowerPivot
4 2 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.22%) MS Project
5 1 (0.22%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 11 (2.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.22%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 28 (6.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (2.42%) Office 365
3 8 (1.76%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.10%) SaaS
5 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 45 (9.89%) SAN
2 33 (7.25%) VPN
3 28 (6.15%) NAS
4 24 (5.27%) Intranet
5 17 (3.74%) Internet
5 17 (3.74%) DNS
6 16 (3.52%) Firewall
7 15 (3.30%) Cisco ASA
7 15 (3.30%) FTP
8 9 (1.98%) HTTPS
8 9 (1.98%) DHCP
9 8 (1.76%) TCP/IP
10 7 (1.54%) iSCSI
10 7 (1.54%) SSH
10 7 (1.54%) Fibre Channel
11 6 (1.32%) LAN
12 5 (1.10%) WAN
12 5 (1.10%) SSL
12 5 (1.10%) BGP
12 5 (1.10%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 455 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 173 (38.02%) SQL Server 2005
3 151 (33.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 145 (31.87%) SQL Server 2012
5 139 (30.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 76 (16.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 53 (11.65%) Data Warehouse
8 19 (4.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 14 (3.08%) SQL Server 2000
10 13 (2.86%) Oracle Database
11 11 (2.42%) Oracle Database 10g
12 9 (1.98%) OLAP
12 9 (1.98%) Relational Database
13 8 (1.76%) MySQL
14 7 (1.54%) Oracle9i Database
14 7 (1.54%) VLDB
14 7 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
15 5 (1.10%) QlikView
15 5 (1.10%) Big Data
15 5 (1.10%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 80 (17.58%) Visual Studio
1 80 (17.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (4.18%) Subversion
3 14 (3.08%) NUnit
4 10 (2.20%) Git (software)
5 8 (1.76%) MSTest
5 8 (1.76%) Moq
6 5 (1.10%) SpecFlow
6 5 (1.10%) TeamCity
7 3 (0.66%) TortoiseSVN
7 3 (0.66%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (0.66%) SoapUI
7 3 (0.66%) ReSharper
7 3 (0.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.44%) Selenium
8 2 (0.44%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (0.44%) HP UFT
8 2 (0.44%) LoadRunner
8 2 (0.44%) Rational Robot
8 2 (0.44%) OpenSTA
General
1 43 (9.45%) Finance
2 30 (6.59%) Retail
3 15 (3.30%) Pharmaceutical
4 9 (1.98%) Legal
5 6 (1.32%) Games
5 6 (1.32%) Back Office
5 6 (1.32%) Local Government
5 6 (1.32%) Marketing
6 3 (0.66%) Law
6 3 (0.66%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.44%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.22%) Advertising
8 1 (0.22%) Banking
8 1 (0.22%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 253 (55.60%) Developer
2 114 (25.05%) .NET Developer
3 85 (18.68%) DBA
4 63 (13.85%) SQL DBA
5 42 (9.23%) Analyst
6 40 (8.79%) Senior Developer
7 35 (7.69%) SQL Developer
8 33 (7.25%) C# Developer
9 32 (7.03%) SQL Server DBA
9 32 (7.03%) Technical Engineer
10 30 (6.59%) C# .NET Developer
11 24 (5.27%) ASP.NET Developer
11 24 (5.27%) Administrator
11 24 (5.27%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 23 (5.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 20 (4.40%) Software Developer
14 17 (3.74%) Senior .NET Developer
15 15 (3.30%) SharePoint Developer
15 15 (3.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 14 (3.08%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 222 (48.79%) .NET
2 133 (29.23%) ASP.NET
3 106 (23.30%) HTML
4 105 (23.08%) CSS
4 105 (23.08%) .NET Framework
5 82 (18.02%) ASP.NET MVC
6 66 (14.51%) jQuery
7 60 (13.19%) Entity Framework
8 54 (11.87%) WCF
9 48 (10.55%) Ajax
9 48 (10.55%) LINQ
10 45 (9.89%) XML
11 43 (9.45%) HTML5
12 38 (8.35%) WinForms
13 29 (6.37%) Web Services
14 24 (5.27%) CSS3
15 22 (4.84%) KnockoutJS
15 22 (4.84%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 18 (3.96%) SignalR
16 18 (3.96%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 33 (7.25%) Clustering
2 26 (5.71%) Data Centre
3 22 (4.84%) Replication
4 15 (3.30%) Management Information System
4 15 (3.30%) NHS
5 11 (2.42%) Computer Science
6 10 (2.20%) Informatics
7 9 (1.98%) Client/Server
7 9 (1.98%) Mobile App
7 9 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (1.76%) Visualisation
9 6 (1.32%) Blackberry
10 5 (1.10%) Inversion of Control
10 5 (1.10%) Data Extraction
10 5 (1.10%) Data Structures
11 4 (0.88%) User Experience
12 3 (0.66%) Private Cloud
12 3 (0.66%) EMC VNX
12 3 (0.66%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 123 (27.03%) Windows
2 47 (10.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 46 (10.11%) Linux
4 28 (6.15%) UNIX
5 24 (5.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (4.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (3.52%) Windows 7
8 8 (1.76%) Mac OS
9 7 (1.54%) Windows 8
10 6 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (1.32%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.66%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.22%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (30.55%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (26.81%) MVC
3 69 (15.16%) Business Intelligence
4 59 (12.97%) ITIL
5 51 (11.21%) Scrum
6 47 (10.33%) ETL
7 43 (9.45%) Performance Tuning
8 41 (9.01%) OO
9 40 (8.79%) TDD
10 38 (8.35%) Continuous Integration
11 37 (8.13%) Technical Architecture
12 36 (7.91%) SDLC
13 30 (6.59%) Mentoring
13 30 (6.59%) Kanban
14 27 (5.93%) Change Control
15 25 (5.49%) Web Development
15 25 (5.49%) CRM
16 23 (5.05%) OOP
17 22 (4.84%) Service Delivery
18 19 (4.18%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 308 (67.69%) SQL
2 199 (43.74%) C#
3 169 (37.14%) T-SQL
4 120 (26.37%) JavaScript
5 38 (8.35%) VB.NET
6 25 (5.49%) PowerShell
7 18 (3.96%) VBA
8 12 (2.64%) VB
9 6 (1.32%) Java
9 6 (1.32%) PHP
9 6 (1.32%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 5 (1.10%) VB6
11 4 (0.88%) C++
12 3 (0.66%) Delphi
12 3 (0.66%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.44%) VBScript
14 1 (0.22%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
14 1 (0.22%) Python
14 1 (0.22%) XAML
14 1 (0.22%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 46 (10.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (7.69%) Degree
3 27 (5.93%) MCSD
4 12 (2.64%) MCTS
5 11 (2.42%) Security Cleared
5 11 (2.42%) MCP
5 11 (2.42%) MCAD
6 7 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (1.32%) ISEB
7 6 (1.32%) ISTQB
7 6 (1.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 5 (1.10%) SC Cleared
8 5 (1.10%) MCSE
8 5 (1.10%) MCSA
9 4 (0.88%) Check Point Certification
9 4 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.66%) CCSA
10 3 (0.66%) CCSE
10 3 (0.66%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (8.35%) SLA
2 11 (2.42%) QA
3 10 (2.20%) SNOMED CT
4 6 (1.32%) Data Quality
5 5 (1.10%) HL7
5 5 (1.10%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 71 (15.60%) Active Directory
2 53 (11.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (6.81%) XenApp
4 18 (3.96%) Terminal Services
5 16 (3.52%) vSphere
6 8 (1.76%) Hyper-V
7 5 (1.10%) ISA Server
7 5 (1.10%) UAG
8 3 (0.66%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.44%) XenServer
10 1 (0.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 17 (3.74%) SCCM
1 17 (3.74%) SCOM
2 16 (3.52%) Norton AntiVirus
3 10 (2.20%) Opsview
4 3 (0.66%) NetBackup
4 3 (0.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (0.66%) WSUS
5 2 (0.44%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.22%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 226 (49.67%) Microsoft
2 62 (13.63%) VMware
3 34 (7.47%) Citrix
4 31 (6.81%) CheckPoint
5 29 (6.37%) Dell Compellent
6 26 (5.71%) NetApp
6 26 (5.71%) Oracle
7 22 (4.84%) Cisco
8 19 (4.18%) Symantec
9 18 (3.96%) CommVault
10 13 (2.86%) Civica
11 10 (2.20%) Kaspersky
12 6 (1.32%) Red Hat
12 6 (1.32%) HP
13 5 (1.10%) Business Objects
14 4 (0.88%) Dell
14 4 (0.88%) EMC
14 4 (0.88%) Apple
14 4 (0.88%) Epiphany
14 4 (0.88%) Veeam
Pudsey, West Yorkshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Paying up to £33,000 per annum + 5% bonus + free parking
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 (dependent on experiance)
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Inter-vention UK
Salary: Fantastic salary and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighouse, West Yorkshire
Abzorb
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £44,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £35-40,000 + Good Bens
Posted: 15 days ago
Bradford
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago