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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 64 33 24
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -9
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 266 313 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.71% 5.77% 8.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.80% 17.21% 23.63%
Number of salaries quoted 220 233 456
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 £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
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
2254 1819 2078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 31.40% 33.55% 35.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1812 1520 1835
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 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,500 £45,000
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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -34 169 £37,000 +13.84% 21
North Yorkshire -11 51 £38,500 +10.00% 7
South Yorkshire +10 39 £36,250 -3.33% 9
East Yorkshire +10 11 £31,500 -3.07% 1
SQL Server 2008
England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 603 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 363 (60.20%) SQL
3 337 (55.89%) .NET
4 298 (49.42%) Microsoft
5 288 (47.76%) T-SQL
6 274 (45.44%) C#
7 273 (45.27%) SQL Server 2005
8 202 (33.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 181 (30.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 171 (28.36%) ASP.NET
11 159 (26.37%) SQL Server 2012
12 148 (24.54%) JavaScript
13 146 (24.21%) MS Excel
14 141 (23.38%) Windows
15 140 (23.22%) Business Intelligence
16 135 (22.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 134 (22.22%) .NET Framework
18 132 (21.89%) MVC
19 124 (20.56%) HTML
20 119 (19.73%) Agile Software Development
21 117 (19.40%) CSS
22 113 (18.74%) Visual Studio
23 94 (15.59%) Data Warehouse
24 90 (14.93%) TDD
25 82 (13.60%) Team Foundation Server
26 81 (13.43%) Active Directory
27 79 (13.10%) jQuery
28 78 (12.94%) Scrum
29 74 (12.27%) MS Exchange
30 72 (11.94%) Windows Server 2008

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 74 (12.27%) MS Exchange
2 55 (9.12%) Exchange Server 2007
3 54 (8.96%) IIS
4 53 (8.79%) SharePoint
5 43 (7.13%) Exchange Server 2010
6 27 (4.48%) Office Communications Server
7 21 (3.48%) CMS
7 21 (3.48%) MQSeries
8 20 (3.32%) WebSphere
8 20 (3.32%) Exchange Server 2013
9 14 (2.32%) Exchange Server 2003
9 14 (2.32%) SharePoint 2010
10 13 (2.16%) SharePoint 2013
11 9 (1.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 6 (1.00%) SAS
13 5 (0.83%) Lync
14 4 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
15 2 (0.33%) Kentico
16 1 (0.17%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 146 (24.21%) MS Excel
2 51 (8.46%) MS Office
3 14 (2.32%) Spreadsheet
4 6 (1.00%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 8 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.50%) Sage 1000
4 2 (0.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.33%) SaaS
2 2 (0.33%) Office 365
2 2 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 55 (9.12%) SAN
2 34 (5.64%) NAS
3 26 (4.31%) Firewall
4 24 (3.98%) LAN
5 23 (3.81%) VPN
6 20 (3.32%) WAN
7 18 (2.99%) Cisco ASA
8 15 (2.49%) Cisco PIX
8 15 (2.49%) VoIP
9 12 (1.99%) Internet
10 10 (1.66%) DNS
11 7 (1.16%) DHCP
11 7 (1.16%) FTP
11 7 (1.16%) WAAS
11 7 (1.16%) Cisco Nexus
12 4 (0.66%) Intranet
13 3 (0.50%) HTTPS
14 2 (0.33%) NetScaler
14 2 (0.33%) Cisco IOS
14 2 (0.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 603 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 273 (45.27%) SQL Server 2005
3 202 (33.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 181 (30.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 159 (26.37%) SQL Server 2012
6 135 (22.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 94 (15.59%) Data Warehouse
8 59 (9.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 32 (5.31%) Relational Database
10 31 (5.14%) OLAP
11 27 (4.48%) SQL Server 2000
12 23 (3.81%) RDBMS
13 18 (2.99%) DTS
14 15 (2.49%) Oracle Database
15 14 (2.32%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
16 13 (2.16%) Oracle Database 10g
16 13 (2.16%) Oracle9i Database
17 12 (1.99%) BusinessObjects
17 12 (1.99%) MySQL
18 9 (1.49%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 113 (18.74%) Visual Studio
2 82 (13.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (2.99%) Subversion
4 16 (2.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 8 (1.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 8 (1.33%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (1.00%) ReSharper
7 4 (0.66%) Grunt
7 4 (0.66%) NUnit
7 4 (0.66%) CruiseControl
8 3 (0.50%) MSTest
9 2 (0.33%) Moq
9 2 (0.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 2 (0.33%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.33%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (0.33%) NSubstitute
General
1 55 (9.12%) Finance
2 21 (3.48%) Legal
3 14 (2.32%) Retail
4 7 (1.16%) Marketing
5 5 (0.83%) Advertising
5 5 (0.83%) Law
6 1 (0.17%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.17%) Games
6 1 (0.17%) Banking
6 1 (0.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 399 (66.17%) Developer
2 140 (23.22%) .NET Developer
3 100 (16.58%) SQL Developer
4 78 (12.94%) Software Developer
5 63 (10.45%) C# Developer
6 57 (9.45%) SQL Server Developer
7 53 (8.79%) Senior Developer
8 46 (7.63%) Analyst
9 45 (7.46%) DBA
10 44 (7.30%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 42 (6.97%) C# .NET Developer
12 38 (6.30%) SQL DBA
13 30 (4.98%) Senior .NET Developer
14 25 (4.15%) Administrator
14 25 (4.15%) Web Developer
15 24 (3.98%) Business Developer
15 24 (3.98%) VB.NET Developer
16 20 (3.32%) ASP.NET Developer
16 20 (3.32%) Graduate
16 20 (3.32%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 337 (55.89%) .NET
2 171 (28.36%) ASP.NET
3 134 (22.22%) .NET Framework
4 124 (20.56%) HTML
5 117 (19.40%) CSS
6 79 (13.10%) jQuery
7 67 (11.11%) Web Services
7 67 (11.11%) WinForms
8 65 (10.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 63 (10.45%) WCF
10 54 (8.96%) ASP.NET MVC
11 44 (7.30%) XML
12 40 (6.63%) HTML5
13 33 (5.47%) WPF
14 28 (4.64%) Ajax
15 26 (4.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 25 (4.15%) SOAP
17 23 (3.81%) CSS3
18 20 (3.32%) MDX
19 12 (1.99%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 43 (7.13%) Clustering
2 19 (3.15%) Tandem
3 14 (2.32%) NHS
4 13 (2.16%) DTV
5 11 (1.82%) Blackberry
6 9 (1.49%) Management Information System
6 9 (1.49%) Computer Science
7 7 (1.16%) Celerra
7 7 (1.16%) Visualisation
7 7 (1.16%) Replication
7 7 (1.16%) CLARiiON
7 7 (1.16%) N-Tier
8 6 (1.00%) Statistics
9 5 (0.83%) Data Protection Act
9 5 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (0.66%) Inversion of Control
10 4 (0.66%) FMCG
10 4 (0.66%) E-Learning
11 3 (0.50%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.50%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 141 (23.38%) Windows
2 72 (11.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 47 (7.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 38 (6.30%) Linux
5 31 (5.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 29 (4.81%) UNIX
7 7 (1.16%) Windows 7
8 5 (0.83%) Android
8 5 (0.83%) Windows XP
8 5 (0.83%) Windows 2000 Server
9 4 (0.66%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.50%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.33%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.33%) CentOS
11 2 (0.33%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.17%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (23.22%) Business Intelligence
2 132 (21.89%) MVC
3 119 (19.73%) Agile Software Development
4 90 (14.93%) TDD
5 78 (12.94%) Scrum
6 62 (10.28%) ETL
7 45 (7.46%) OO
8 42 (6.97%) Unit Testing
8 42 (6.97%) Performance Tuning
9 35 (5.80%) ITIL
10 33 (5.47%) Low Latency
11 32 (5.31%) Change Control
11 32 (5.31%) Continuous Integration
11 32 (5.31%) Business Analysis
12 28 (4.64%) E-Commerce
12 28 (4.64%) RUP
12 28 (4.64%) Data Modelling
13 27 (4.48%) Technical Architecture
13 27 (4.48%) BDD
14 26 (4.31%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 363 (60.20%) SQL
2 288 (47.76%) T-SQL
3 274 (45.44%) C#
4 148 (24.54%) JavaScript
5 56 (9.29%) VB.NET
6 28 (4.64%) VB
7 27 (4.48%) VBA
8 13 (2.16%) VB6
9 8 (1.33%) PL/SQL
9 8 (1.33%) Java
10 7 (1.16%) VBScript
11 6 (1.00%) PowerShell
12 5 (0.83%) C++
12 5 (0.83%) RPG
13 4 (0.66%) Delphi
13 4 (0.66%) PHP
14 3 (0.50%) C
15 2 (0.33%) Bash Shell
16 1 (0.17%) XPath
16 1 (0.17%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 51 (8.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (5.80%) Degree
3 26 (4.31%) MCSE
4 19 (3.15%) MCSA
4 19 (3.15%) CCNA
4 19 (3.15%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (2.99%) MCAD
6 17 (2.82%) CCNP
7 14 (2.32%) MCP
8 8 (1.33%) MCTS
8 8 (1.33%) MCITP
9 7 (1.16%) CCA
9 7 (1.16%) Citrix Certification
9 7 (1.16%) CCEA
9 7 (1.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (1.16%) NCDA
9 7 (1.16%) NCIE
9 7 (1.16%) VCAP
9 7 (1.16%) VTSP
9 7 (1.16%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (5.80%) SLA
2 17 (2.82%) QA
3 4 (0.66%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.17%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 81 (13.43%) Active Directory
2 53 (8.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (5.80%) XenApp
4 27 (4.48%) XenServer
5 18 (2.99%) Hyper-V
6 16 (2.65%) vSphere
6 16 (2.65%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (1.49%) VMware ESX
8 7 (1.16%) vCloud
8 7 (1.16%) XenDesktop
9 4 (0.66%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (1.66%) SCCM
2 7 (1.16%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (0.83%) WSUS
4 3 (0.50%) NetBackup
4 3 (0.50%) SCOM
5 2 (0.33%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (0.33%) ZABBIX
5 2 (0.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 298 (49.42%) Microsoft
2 57 (9.45%) VMware
3 46 (7.63%) Citrix
4 35 (5.80%) NetApp
5 34 (5.64%) Oracle
6 33 (5.47%) Cisco
7 28 (4.64%) CommVault
8 27 (4.48%) AppSense
9 24 (3.98%) IBM
10 17 (2.82%) Business Objects
11 15 (2.49%) Veritas
12 12 (1.99%) SAP
13 11 (1.82%) EMC
14 10 (1.66%) Symantec
15 9 (1.49%) CheckPoint
16 7 (1.16%) 3PAR
17 6 (1.00%) Tableau
17 6 (1.00%) Metastorm
18 5 (0.83%) HP
19 4 (0.66%) Dell
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