The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 40 23 30
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 372 445 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.99% 7.73% 6.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.79% 22.96% 19.51%
Number of salaries quoted 340 355 358
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2356 1938 1937
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 31.62% 33.66% 34.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1966 1585 1747
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
SQL Server 2008
England

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -19 274 £37,500 +11.94% 17
South Yorkshire -16 53 £37,500 +2.73% 1
North Yorkshire -6 46 £35,000 - 4
East Yorkshire -12 8 £30,000 +6.19% 1
SQL Server 2008
England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 788 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 515 (65.36%) SQL
3 464 (58.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 420 (53.30%) T-SQL
5 415 (52.66%) Microsoft
6 397 (50.38%) .NET
7 348 (44.16%) C#
8 311 (39.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 277 (35.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 270 (34.26%) ASP.NET
11 217 (27.54%) Agile Software Development
12 197 (25.00%) MS Excel
13 192 (24.37%) MVC
14 189 (23.98%) Windows
15 184 (23.35%) SQL Server 2012
16 182 (23.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 155 (19.67%) Business Intelligence
18 149 (18.91%) JavaScript
19 145 (18.40%) Visual Studio
20 136 (17.26%) .NET Framework
21 127 (16.12%) Data Warehouse
22 126 (15.99%) CSS
23 125 (15.86%) HTML
24 122 (15.48%) Team Foundation Server
25 102 (12.94%) TDD
26 101 (12.82%) ASP.NET MVC
27 99 (12.56%) Windows Server 2008
27 99 (12.56%) Performance Tuning
28 96 (12.18%) jQuery
29 94 (11.93%) Scrum

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 90 (11.42%) IIS
2 77 (9.77%) SharePoint
3 68 (8.63%) MS Exchange
4 55 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2007
5 34 (4.31%) Exchange Server 2010
6 29 (3.68%) CMS
7 23 (2.92%) BizTalk Server
7 23 (2.92%) Office Communications Server
7 23 (2.92%) SharePoint 2010
8 19 (2.41%) SharePoint 2013
9 18 (2.28%) Lync
10 16 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2013
11 15 (1.90%) MQSeries
12 14 (1.78%) WebSphere
13 13 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2003
14 12 (1.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 11 (1.40%) Apache
16 5 (0.63%) SAP Portal
17 2 (0.25%) SharePoint Server
17 2 (0.25%) SAS
Applications
1 197 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 40 (5.08%) MS Office
3 11 (1.40%) PowerPivot
4 7 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.38%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.25%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 17 (2.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.76%) BPCS
4 5 (0.63%) Sage 1000
5 2 (0.25%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.13%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.03%) SaaS
2 9 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 58 (7.36%) SAN
2 35 (4.44%) VPN
3 30 (3.81%) LAN
3 30 (3.81%) WAN
4 26 (3.30%) Firewall
5 24 (3.05%) NAS
6 20 (2.54%) DNS
7 17 (2.16%) Internet
7 17 (2.16%) DHCP
8 11 (1.40%) NetScaler
9 10 (1.27%) Intranet
10 8 (1.02%) VoIP
11 7 (0.89%) HTTP
11 7 (0.89%) Cisco PIX
11 7 (0.89%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (0.76%) TCP/IP
13 5 (0.63%) Cisco IOS
14 4 (0.51%) Fibre Channel
15 2 (0.25%) MPLS
15 2 (0.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 788 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 464 (58.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 311 (39.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 277 (35.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 184 (23.35%) SQL Server 2012
6 182 (23.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 127 (16.12%) Data Warehouse
8 40 (5.08%) OLAP
9 31 (3.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 30 (3.81%) SQL Server 2000
11 25 (3.17%) Relational Database
12 23 (2.92%) Oracle Database
13 22 (2.79%) DTS
14 18 (2.28%) Oracle Database 11g
14 18 (2.28%) MySQL
15 17 (2.16%) Oracle Database 10g
16 15 (1.90%) RDBMS
17 13 (1.65%) Data Mining
18 10 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
19 9 (1.14%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 145 (18.40%) Visual Studio
2 122 (15.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 32 (4.06%) NUnit
4 29 (3.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 21 (2.66%) MSTest
6 14 (1.78%) FitNesse
7 13 (1.65%) Subversion
8 5 (0.63%) Maven
8 5 (0.63%) Hudson
8 5 (0.63%) Rhino Mocks
9 4 (0.51%) MorphX
10 3 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 2 (0.25%) Git (software)
11 2 (0.25%) Moq
11 2 (0.25%) JIRA
11 2 (0.25%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (0.25%) ERwin
12 1 (0.13%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.13%) ReSharper
General
1 79 (10.03%) Finance
2 26 (3.30%) Legal
3 21 (2.66%) Retail
4 12 (1.52%) Marketing
5 6 (0.76%) Law
6 3 (0.38%) Advertising
7 2 (0.25%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.25%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.13%) Automotive
8 1 (0.13%) Publishing
8 1 (0.13%) Games
8 1 (0.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 546 (69.29%) Developer
2 184 (23.35%) .NET Developer
3 140 (17.77%) SQL Developer
4 111 (14.09%) Software Developer
5 103 (13.07%) DBA
6 95 (12.06%) C# Developer
7 77 (9.77%) SQL DBA
8 74 (9.39%) C# .NET Developer
9 73 (9.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 62 (7.87%) SQL Server Developer
11 60 (7.61%) Senior Developer
12 59 (7.49%) ASP.NET Developer
13 58 (7.36%) Administrator
14 57 (7.23%) Analyst
15 51 (6.47%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 43 (5.46%) SQL Server DBA
17 39 (4.95%) .NET Software Developer
17 39 (4.95%) C# Software Developer
18 38 (4.82%) Senior DBA
19 31 (3.93%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 397 (50.38%) .NET
2 270 (34.26%) ASP.NET
3 136 (17.26%) .NET Framework
4 126 (15.99%) CSS
5 125 (15.86%) HTML
6 101 (12.82%) ASP.NET MVC
7 96 (12.18%) jQuery
8 84 (10.66%) WCF
9 66 (8.38%) Web Services
10 62 (7.87%) XML
11 58 (7.36%) WinForms
12 51 (6.47%) JSON
12 51 (6.47%) MDX
13 46 (5.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 44 (5.58%) RESTful
15 38 (4.82%) Ajax
16 35 (4.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 32 (4.06%) LINQ
18 31 (3.93%) WPF
19 30 (3.81%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 49 (6.22%) Clustering
2 47 (5.96%) Replication
3 34 (4.31%) NHS
3 34 (4.31%) DTV
4 28 (3.55%) Enterprise Software
5 19 (2.41%) Computer Science
6 12 (1.52%) Blackberry
7 11 (1.40%) Tandem
8 10 (1.27%) N-Tier
9 7 (0.89%) Mobile App
9 7 (0.89%) Mathematics
10 5 (0.63%) Management Information System
10 5 (0.63%) Data Protection Act
10 5 (0.63%) New Media
10 5 (0.63%) EqualLogic
11 3 (0.38%) Social Media
11 3 (0.38%) Inversion of Control
12 2 (0.25%) iPhone
12 2 (0.25%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.25%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 189 (23.98%) Windows
2 99 (12.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 80 (10.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 53 (6.73%) Linux
5 27 (3.43%) UNIX
5 27 (3.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (0.76%) Windows 7
6 6 (0.76%) Windows XP
7 5 (0.63%) Ubuntu
7 5 (0.63%) CentOS
8 3 (0.38%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.38%) Windows Phone
8 3 (0.38%) Solaris
9 2 (0.25%) Windows Phone 7
9 2 (0.25%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (27.54%) Agile Software Development
2 192 (24.37%) MVC
3 155 (19.67%) Business Intelligence
4 102 (12.94%) TDD
5 99 (12.56%) Performance Tuning
6 94 (11.93%) Scrum
7 83 (10.53%) ETL
8 62 (7.87%) OO
8 62 (7.87%) Unit Testing
9 57 (7.23%) ITIL
10 50 (6.35%) Disaster Recovery
11 48 (6.09%) Low Latency
12 41 (5.20%) Continuous Integration
12 41 (5.20%) BDD
13 40 (5.08%) RUP
13 40 (5.08%) DSDM
14 39 (4.95%) Migration
14 39 (4.95%) Dimensional Modelling
15 38 (4.82%) Change Control
16 37 (4.70%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 515 (65.36%) SQL
2 420 (53.30%) T-SQL
3 348 (44.16%) C#
4 149 (18.91%) JavaScript
5 59 (7.49%) VB.NET
6 29 (3.68%) VB
6 29 (3.68%) VBA
7 23 (2.92%) Java
8 20 (2.54%) PL/SQL
9 16 (2.03%) PHP
10 12 (1.52%) PowerShell
11 10 (1.27%) VB6
12 9 (1.14%) VBScript
13 8 (1.02%) Bash Shell
13 8 (1.02%) XPath
13 8 (1.02%) XAML
14 6 (0.76%) FoxPro (VFP)
15 5 (0.63%) C++
16 4 (0.51%) X++
17 3 (0.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 62 (7.87%) Degree
2 47 (5.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (2.54%) MCSE
4 19 (2.41%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (1.78%) MCSA
6 11 (1.40%) MCP
6 11 (1.40%) CCNA
7 7 (0.89%) MCAD
7 7 (0.89%) PhD
7 7 (0.89%) MCTS
7 7 (0.89%) MCPD
8 6 (0.76%) Security Cleared
9 5 (0.63%) CCNP
10 2 (0.25%) MCITP
10 2 (0.25%) ISEB
11 1 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (5.46%) QA
2 35 (4.44%) Data Quality
3 34 (4.31%) SLA
4 9 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 64 (8.12%) Active Directory
2 45 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (3.68%) XenApp
4 21 (2.66%) XenServer
5 18 (2.28%) Hyper-V
5 18 (2.28%) VMware ESXi
5 18 (2.28%) VMware ESX
6 15 (1.90%) vSphere
7 14 (1.78%) LiteSpeed
8 10 (1.27%) XenDesktop
9 8 (1.02%) Forefront TMG
10 4 (0.51%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.13%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 26 (3.30%) SCCM
2 16 (2.03%) WSUS
3 14 (1.78%) Foglight
4 10 (1.27%) SCOM
4 10 (1.27%) Norton AntiVirus
5 8 (1.02%) Nagios
6 5 (0.63%) ZABBIX
7 4 (0.51%) Backup Exec
8 3 (0.38%) SCVMM
9 2 (0.25%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (0.25%) MIMEsweeper
10 1 (0.13%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 415 (52.66%) Microsoft
2 61 (7.74%) VMware
3 58 (7.36%) Oracle
4 50 (6.35%) Citrix
5 34 (4.31%) HP
6 29 (3.68%) CommVault
7 22 (2.79%) NetApp
7 22 (2.79%) Dell
7 22 (2.79%) Cisco
8 17 (2.16%) IBM
9 14 (1.78%) Business Objects
10 13 (1.65%) Symantec
11 12 (1.52%) AppSense
12 11 (1.40%) Zend
13 10 (1.27%) CheckPoint
14 9 (1.14%) SAP
14 9 (1.14%) Kaspersky
15 8 (1.02%) Veeam
15 8 (1.02%) Huawei
16 7 (0.89%) Veritas
West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Posted: 5 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum £40,000 + benefits + bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 45k per year + company benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £excellent dep on exp plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Pontefract, West Yorkshire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: From £36,000 to £39,000 per annum + bonus (avg 15%) + pension + share
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Simplified Recruitment
Salary: £30,000 - £38,000 per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Footprint Recruitment
Salary: Plus Excellent company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: From £36,000 to £39,000 per annum basic + bonus avg 15% + pension + sh
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
TSYS Europe
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £24,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 22 days ago