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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 74 48 23
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -25
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 227 359 454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.22% 4.84% 7.97%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.02% 15.48% 23.32%
Number of salaries quoted 196 331 362
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 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £44,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
2266 2319 1947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 32.17% 31.29% 34.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1928 1936 1595
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 £28,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £47,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 -18 163 £37,500 - 16
North Yorkshire -6 34 £35,000 - 7
South Yorkshire -32 23 £41,250 +10.00% 3
East Yorkshire -2 5 £33,750 +12.50%
SQL Server 2008
England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 460 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 290 (63.04%) SQL
3 237 (51.52%) Microsoft
4 200 (43.48%) .NET
5 183 (39.78%) C#
6 178 (38.70%) SQL Server 2005
7 174 (37.83%) SQL Server 2012
8 156 (33.91%) Windows
9 148 (32.17%) T-SQL
10 142 (30.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 132 (28.70%) ASP.NET
12 130 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
13 125 (27.17%) MS Excel
14 112 (24.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 106 (23.04%) MVC
16 97 (21.09%) JavaScript
17 94 (20.43%) .NET Framework
18 93 (20.22%) HTML
19 89 (19.35%) CSS
20 81 (17.61%) Active Directory
21 79 (17.17%) SharePoint
22 74 (16.09%) VMware
23 73 (15.87%) ASP.NET MVC
24 72 (15.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
24 72 (15.65%) Business Intelligence
25 69 (15.00%) MS Exchange
26 66 (14.35%) Visual Studio
27 65 (14.13%) ITIL
28 63 (13.70%) VMware Infrastructure
29 61 (13.26%) WCF

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 79 (17.17%) SharePoint
2 69 (15.00%) MS Exchange
3 44 (9.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 43 (9.35%) IIS
5 40 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
6 29 (6.30%) BizTalk Server
7 22 (4.78%) SharePoint 2010
7 22 (4.78%) Exchange Server 2013
8 17 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
9 8 (1.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (1.09%) Lync
10 5 (1.09%) Office Communications Server
11 3 (0.65%) JBoss
12 2 (0.43%) CMS
12 2 (0.43%) SAS
12 2 (0.43%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.22%) Documentum
Applications
1 125 (27.17%) MS Excel
2 35 (7.61%) MS Office
3 6 (1.30%) Spreadsheet
3 6 (1.30%) PowerPivot
4 2 (0.43%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.22%) FastStats
5 1 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.22%) MS Project
5 1 (0.22%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.22%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.22%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 20 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.65%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 2 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.22%) Unica
4 1 (0.22%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (4.13%) Office 365
3 7 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.30%) SaaS
5 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 61 (13.26%) SAN
2 49 (10.65%) VPN
3 44 (9.57%) NAS
4 24 (5.22%) DNS
5 19 (4.13%) Firewall
6 16 (3.48%) Intranet
6 16 (3.48%) Internet
6 16 (3.48%) Cisco ASA
7 14 (3.04%) TCP/IP
8 13 (2.83%) DHCP
9 12 (2.61%) FTP
10 9 (1.96%) IPsec
11 8 (1.74%) BGP
11 8 (1.74%) MPLS
11 8 (1.74%) EIGRP
11 8 (1.74%) SSL
11 8 (1.74%) WAN
11 8 (1.74%) LAN
11 8 (1.74%) VPLS
11 8 (1.74%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 460 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 178 (38.70%) SQL Server 2005
3 174 (37.83%) SQL Server 2012
4 142 (30.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 112 (24.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 72 (15.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 55 (11.96%) Data Warehouse
8 21 (4.57%) Oracle Database
9 18 (3.91%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 17 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
11 15 (3.26%) Oracle9i Database
12 14 (3.04%) SQL Server 2000
12 14 (3.04%) Oracle Database 11g
13 10 (2.17%) Data Mining
13 10 (2.17%) Big Data
14 8 (1.74%) MySQL
15 6 (1.30%) VLDB
15 6 (1.30%) OLAP
16 4 (0.87%) OLTP
16 4 (0.87%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 66 (14.35%) Visual Studio
2 39 (8.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (5.22%) Subversion
4 17 (3.70%) NUnit
5 12 (2.61%) Moq
5 12 (2.61%) MSTest
6 8 (1.74%) ReSharper
6 8 (1.74%) TortoiseSVN
6 8 (1.74%) SoapUI
7 4 (0.87%) TeamCity
7 4 (0.87%) Git (software)
7 4 (0.87%) SpecFlow
8 2 (0.43%) Rational Robot
8 2 (0.43%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (0.43%) LoadRunner
8 2 (0.43%) Selenium
8 2 (0.43%) OpenSTA
9 1 (0.22%) Grunt
9 1 (0.22%) CruiseControl
General
1 41 (8.91%) Finance
2 29 (6.30%) Retail
3 9 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (1.09%) Legal
4 5 (1.09%) Games
5 4 (0.87%) Local Government
6 3 (0.65%) Marketing
6 3 (0.65%) Back Office
7 2 (0.43%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.43%) Law
8 1 (0.22%) Banking
8 1 (0.22%) Automotive
8 1 (0.22%) Advertising
8 1 (0.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 234 (50.87%) Developer
2 92 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 88 (19.13%) DBA
4 75 (16.30%) SQL DBA
5 45 (9.78%) SQL Server DBA
6 39 (8.48%) C# Developer
7 38 (8.26%) Analyst
8 37 (8.04%) C# .NET Developer
9 36 (7.83%) Technical Engineer
10 33 (7.17%) Software Developer
11 31 (6.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 30 (6.52%) Senior Developer
13 29 (6.30%) SQL Developer
14 26 (5.65%) Administrator
15 25 (5.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 22 (4.78%) ASP.NET Developer
17 19 (4.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 18 (3.91%) Applications Support
18 18 (3.91%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
19 17 (3.70%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 200 (43.48%) .NET
2 132 (28.70%) ASP.NET
3 94 (20.43%) .NET Framework
4 93 (20.22%) HTML
5 89 (19.35%) CSS
6 73 (15.87%) ASP.NET MVC
7 61 (13.26%) WCF
8 49 (10.65%) Entity Framework
9 48 (10.43%) jQuery
10 42 (9.13%) Ajax
11 39 (8.48%) WinForms
12 33 (7.17%) XML
13 28 (6.09%) Web Services
14 25 (5.43%) WPF
15 23 (5.00%) HTML5
16 22 (4.78%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 18 (3.91%) ASP.NET MVC 3
18 17 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 16 (3.48%) LINQ
20 15 (3.26%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 41 (8.91%) Clustering
2 23 (5.00%) Replication
3 17 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 12 (2.61%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (2.39%) Statistics
5 11 (2.39%) Client/Server
6 10 (2.17%) Visualisation
7 9 (1.96%) NHS
8 8 (1.74%) Blackberry
8 8 (1.74%) Private Cloud
9 7 (1.52%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.30%) Computer Science
11 4 (0.87%) Inversion of Control
12 3 (0.65%) User Experience
12 3 (0.65%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.65%) Digital Media
12 3 (0.65%) Data Extraction
12 3 (0.65%) Mathematics
13 2 (0.43%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 156 (33.91%) Windows
2 58 (12.61%) Linux
3 54 (11.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 47 (10.22%) UNIX
5 31 (6.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 30 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (4.57%) Windows 7
8 10 (2.17%) Mac OS
8 10 (2.17%) Windows 8
9 8 (1.74%) Apple iOS
10 7 (1.52%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.22%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (23.04%) MVC
3 72 (15.65%) Business Intelligence
4 65 (14.13%) ITIL
5 48 (10.43%) Performance Tuning
6 46 (10.00%) ETL
7 45 (9.78%) OO
8 38 (8.26%) Change Control
9 36 (7.83%) Mentoring
10 34 (7.39%) Scrum
11 33 (7.17%) CRM
12 30 (6.52%) TDD
12 30 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
13 27 (5.87%) Technical Architecture
14 21 (4.57%) DevOps
14 21 (4.57%) Project Management
14 21 (4.57%) Service Delivery
15 19 (4.13%) Coaching
16 18 (3.91%) Automated Testing
17 17 (3.70%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 290 (63.04%) SQL
2 183 (39.78%) C#
3 148 (32.17%) T-SQL
4 97 (21.09%) JavaScript
5 38 (8.26%) VB.NET
6 21 (4.57%) VB
7 16 (3.48%) VBA
8 13 (2.83%) PowerShell
9 8 (1.74%) Delphi
10 6 (1.30%) Java
11 5 (1.09%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 5 (1.09%) VB6
12 4 (0.87%) C++
13 3 (0.65%) PHP
13 3 (0.65%) VBScript
14 1 (0.22%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
14 1 (0.22%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.22%) C
14 1 (0.22%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 61 (13.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (6.52%) Degree
3 23 (5.00%) MCTS
4 21 (4.57%) MCP
5 19 (4.13%) MCSD
6 18 (3.91%) MCAD
7 13 (2.83%) MCSE
8 12 (2.61%) MCSA
9 10 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 10 (2.17%) Security Cleared
10 8 (1.74%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (1.52%) CCSE
11 7 (1.52%) MCITP
11 7 (1.52%) CCNP
11 7 (1.52%) CCDA
11 7 (1.52%) CCDP
11 7 (1.52%) CCSA
12 6 (1.30%) CCNA
12 6 (1.30%) SC Cleared
12 6 (1.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (10.43%) SLA
2 9 (1.96%) QA
3 6 (1.30%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.65%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.43%) HL7
6 1 (0.22%) SNOMED CT
6 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 81 (17.61%) Active Directory
2 63 (13.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (9.57%) XenApp
4 18 (3.91%) Terminal Services
5 17 (3.70%) vSphere
6 16 (3.48%) Hyper-V
7 5 (1.09%) UAG
7 5 (1.09%) XenServer
7 5 (1.09%) ISA Server
8 4 (0.87%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 23 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 16 (3.48%) SCCM
2 16 (3.48%) SCOM
3 15 (3.26%) Opsview
4 7 (1.52%) NetBackup
5 6 (1.30%) WSUS
6 4 (0.87%) ARCserve
7 3 (0.65%) SCDPM
7 3 (0.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (0.43%) SolarWinds Orion
9 1 (0.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 237 (51.52%) Microsoft
2 74 (16.09%) VMware
3 47 (10.22%) Citrix
4 40 (8.70%) Oracle
5 38 (8.26%) NetApp
6 36 (7.83%) CheckPoint
7 31 (6.74%) Symantec
8 26 (5.65%) CommVault
9 22 (4.78%) Cisco
10 17 (3.70%) Kaspersky
11 16 (3.48%) Civica
12 9 (1.96%) Apple
13 6 (1.30%) Business Objects
13 6 (1.30%) Veeam
14 5 (1.09%) PeopleSoft
14 5 (1.09%) HP
14 5 (1.09%) EMC
14 5 (1.09%) AppSense
15 4 (0.87%) Intel
15 4 (0.87%) Dell
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