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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 79 55 23
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -32
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 205 323 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.07% 4.54% 8.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.68% 14.25% 24.48%
Number of salaries quoted 169 298 376
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £47,500 £45,000
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
2117 2267 1928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 31.69% 31.89% 34.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1802 1928 1585
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 £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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 22 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 22 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 -25 137 £37,500 - 14
North Yorkshire +9 41 £40,750 +16.42% 9
South Yorkshire -35 19 £41,250 +10.00% 2
East Yorkshire -2 5 £22,750 -24.16%
SQL Server 2008
England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 440 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 285 (64.77%) SQL
3 232 (52.73%) Microsoft
4 198 (45.00%) .NET
5 181 (41.14%) C#
6 173 (39.32%) SQL Server 2005
7 154 (35.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 145 (32.95%) T-SQL
8 145 (32.95%) Windows
9 140 (31.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 129 (29.32%) ASP.NET
11 123 (27.95%) Agile Software Development
12 113 (25.68%) MS Excel
13 112 (25.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 108 (24.55%) MVC
15 100 (22.73%) .NET Framework
16 97 (22.05%) JavaScript
17 90 (20.45%) HTML
17 90 (20.45%) CSS
18 79 (17.95%) Active Directory
19 73 (16.59%) ASP.NET MVC
20 72 (16.36%) Business Intelligence
20 72 (16.36%) SharePoint
21 71 (16.14%) VMware
21 71 (16.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
22 69 (15.68%) Visual Studio
23 65 (14.77%) MS Exchange
24 63 (14.32%) VMware Infrastructure
25 58 (13.18%) WCF
25 58 (13.18%) ITIL

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 72 (16.36%) SharePoint
2 65 (14.77%) MS Exchange
3 42 (9.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 36 (8.18%) Exchange Server 2007
5 35 (7.95%) IIS
6 26 (5.91%) BizTalk Server
7 23 (5.23%) Exchange Server 2013
8 20 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
9 17 (3.86%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (1.14%) Lync
10 5 (1.14%) JBoss
10 5 (1.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (0.91%) CMS
12 3 (0.68%) Office Communications Server
12 3 (0.68%) IBM Notes
13 2 (0.45%) SAS
14 1 (0.23%) Documentum
Applications
1 113 (25.68%) MS Excel
2 32 (7.27%) MS Office
3 7 (1.59%) Spreadsheet
4 6 (1.36%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.23%) FastStats
5 1 (0.23%) MS Project
5 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (3.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.23%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 25 (5.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (3.86%) Office 365
3 7 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.14%) SaaS
5 1 (0.23%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 53 (12.05%) SAN
2 43 (9.77%) VPN
3 40 (9.09%) NAS
4 21 (4.77%) DNS
5 19 (4.32%) Intranet
6 17 (3.86%) Firewall
7 16 (3.64%) Internet
8 14 (3.18%) Cisco ASA
9 12 (2.73%) DHCP
10 11 (2.50%) FTP
11 10 (2.27%) TCP/IP
12 7 (1.59%) VPLS
12 7 (1.59%) iSCSI
12 7 (1.59%) DMVPN
12 7 (1.59%) Fibre Channel
12 7 (1.59%) BGP
12 7 (1.59%) MPLS
12 7 (1.59%) LAN
12 7 (1.59%) WAN
12 7 (1.59%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 440 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 173 (39.32%) SQL Server 2005
3 154 (35.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 140 (31.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 112 (25.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 71 (16.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 53 (12.05%) Data Warehouse
8 20 (4.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 17 (3.86%) Oracle Database
10 16 (3.64%) Oracle Database 10g
11 13 (2.95%) Oracle9i Database
12 12 (2.73%) Oracle Database 11g
13 10 (2.27%) SQL Server 2000
14 8 (1.82%) Data Mining
14 8 (1.82%) Big Data
15 6 (1.36%) VLDB
15 6 (1.36%) OLAP
15 6 (1.36%) Relational Database
16 5 (1.14%) QlikView
16 5 (1.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 69 (15.68%) Visual Studio
2 53 (12.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (4.77%) Subversion
4 15 (3.41%) NUnit
5 10 (2.27%) Moq
5 10 (2.27%) MSTest
6 6 (1.36%) SoapUI
6 6 (1.36%) TortoiseSVN
6 6 (1.36%) ReSharper
7 4 (0.91%) TeamCity
7 4 (0.91%) Git (software)
7 4 (0.91%) SpecFlow
8 2 (0.45%) Rational Robot
8 2 (0.45%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (0.45%) LoadRunner
8 2 (0.45%) OpenSTA
8 2 (0.45%) Selenium
General
1 39 (8.86%) Finance
2 30 (6.82%) Retail
3 12 (2.73%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (1.36%) Games
5 5 (1.14%) Legal
6 4 (0.91%) Local Government
7 3 (0.68%) Marketing
7 3 (0.68%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.68%) Back Office
8 2 (0.45%) Law
8 2 (0.45%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.23%) Banking
9 1 (0.23%) Advertising
9 1 (0.23%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 235 (53.41%) Developer
2 97 (22.05%) .NET Developer
3 82 (18.64%) DBA
4 68 (15.45%) SQL DBA
5 40 (9.09%) SQL Server DBA
6 39 (8.86%) Analyst
7 36 (8.18%) C# Developer
7 36 (8.18%) Technical Engineer
8 35 (7.95%) C# .NET Developer
9 32 (7.27%) Senior Developer
10 31 (7.05%) Software Developer
11 29 (6.59%) SQL Developer
11 29 (6.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 25 (5.68%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 22 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
14 20 (4.55%) Administrator
15 18 (4.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 17 (3.86%) Business Developer
16 17 (3.86%) SharePoint Developer
16 17 (3.86%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 198 (45.00%) .NET
2 129 (29.32%) ASP.NET
3 100 (22.73%) .NET Framework
4 90 (20.45%) HTML
4 90 (20.45%) CSS
5 73 (16.59%) ASP.NET MVC
6 58 (13.18%) WCF
7 54 (12.27%) jQuery
8 53 (12.05%) Entity Framework
9 43 (9.77%) Ajax
10 39 (8.86%) WinForms
11 34 (7.73%) XML
12 29 (6.59%) LINQ
13 28 (6.36%) HTML5
14 27 (6.14%) Web Services
15 22 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 22 (5.00%) WPF
16 18 (4.09%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 17 (3.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 16 (3.64%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 36 (8.18%) Clustering
2 17 (3.86%) Replication
3 14 (3.18%) Management Information System
4 13 (2.95%) NHS
5 11 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (2.27%) Client/Server
7 9 (2.05%) Visualisation
8 8 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (1.82%) Computer Science
9 7 (1.59%) Statistics
9 7 (1.59%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.36%) Private Cloud
11 5 (1.14%) Data Structures
11 5 (1.14%) Blackberry
12 4 (0.91%) Inversion of Control
12 4 (0.91%) Data Extraction
12 4 (0.91%) Informatics
13 3 (0.68%) Mathematics
13 3 (0.68%) User Experience
14 2 (0.45%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 145 (32.95%) Windows
2 56 (12.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 53 (12.05%) Linux
4 40 (9.09%) UNIX
5 31 (7.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 27 (6.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 20 (4.55%) Windows 7
8 10 (2.27%) Windows 8
9 9 (2.05%) Mac OS
10 6 (1.36%) Apple iOS
11 5 (1.14%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.23%) Android
13 1 (0.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (27.95%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (24.55%) MVC
3 72 (16.36%) Business Intelligence
4 58 (13.18%) ITIL
5 45 (10.23%) OO
6 42 (9.55%) ETL
7 41 (9.32%) Performance Tuning
8 35 (7.95%) Mentoring
9 34 (7.73%) Change Control
10 32 (7.27%) Technical Architecture
10 32 (7.27%) Scrum
11 30 (6.82%) Continuous Integration
11 30 (6.82%) TDD
12 25 (5.68%) Service Delivery
13 24 (5.45%) CRM
14 22 (5.00%) Project Management
15 21 (4.77%) DevOps
16 19 (4.32%) Coaching
17 18 (4.09%) Automated Testing
18 17 (3.86%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 285 (64.77%) SQL
2 181 (41.14%) C#
3 145 (32.95%) T-SQL
4 97 (22.05%) JavaScript
5 34 (7.73%) VB.NET
6 18 (4.09%) PowerShell
7 17 (3.86%) VBA
8 15 (3.41%) VB
9 7 (1.59%) Java
10 6 (1.36%) Delphi
10 6 (1.36%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 5 (1.14%) VB6
12 4 (0.91%) C++
12 4 (0.91%) PHP
13 2 (0.45%) VBScript
14 1 (0.23%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
14 1 (0.23%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.23%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 56 (12.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (7.50%) Degree
3 23 (5.23%) MCSD
4 20 (4.55%) MCTS
5 19 (4.32%) MCP
6 17 (3.86%) MCAD
7 10 (2.27%) MCSE
7 10 (2.27%) MCSA
7 10 (2.27%) Security Cleared
8 7 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (1.36%) CCSA
9 6 (1.36%) CCNP
9 6 (1.36%) CCDA
9 6 (1.36%) CCDP
9 6 (1.36%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (1.36%) CCSE
10 5 (1.14%) MCITP
10 5 (1.14%) ISTQB
10 5 (1.14%) SC Cleared
10 5 (1.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (9.32%) SLA
2 9 (2.05%) QA
3 7 (1.59%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.91%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.91%) SNOMED CT
5 3 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.68%) HL7
6 2 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 79 (17.95%) Active Directory
2 63 (14.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (8.86%) XenApp
4 17 (3.86%) vSphere
5 16 (3.64%) Terminal Services
6 14 (3.18%) Hyper-V
7 5 (1.14%) UAG
7 5 (1.14%) ISA Server
8 4 (0.91%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.68%) XenServer
9 3 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 19 (4.32%) Norton AntiVirus
2 17 (3.86%) SCCM
2 17 (3.86%) SCOM
3 14 (3.18%) Opsview
4 4 (0.91%) NetBackup
5 3 (0.68%) WSUS
5 3 (0.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (0.45%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 232 (52.73%) Microsoft
2 71 (16.14%) VMware
3 43 (9.77%) Citrix
4 34 (7.73%) NetApp
5 33 (7.50%) CheckPoint
5 33 (7.50%) Oracle
6 23 (5.23%) Symantec
6 23 (5.23%) CommVault
7 20 (4.55%) Cisco
8 17 (3.86%) Civica
9 14 (3.18%) Kaspersky
10 7 (1.59%) Apple
11 5 (1.14%) Business Objects
11 5 (1.14%) EMC
12 4 (0.91%) Intel
12 4 (0.91%) HP
12 4 (0.91%) Dell
12 4 (0.91%) IBM
12 4 (0.91%) Tableau
13 3 (0.68%) Veeam
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
York
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
York
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £24k - 25k per year + Pension and Training
Posted: 4 days ago
North Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Fruition IT
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits & Training
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
West Yorkshire
Yorkshire Water
Salary: £37,000 - £42,000 per annum depending on experience + pension + quarterly performance related bonus + 25 days annual leave
Posted: 13 days ago
York
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Epiphany Search
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago