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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 74 42 24
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -18
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 245 378 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.29% 5.17% 7.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.63% 15.70% 22.47%
Number of salaries quoted 219 336 369
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
2304 2407 1940
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 30.95% 32.95% 33.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1969 2004 1626
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 March 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 27 March 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 -28 179 £37,500 - 19
North Yorkshire +6 30 £42,500 +1.19% 5
South Yorkshire -21 28 £40,000 +6.66% 2
East Yorkshire +3 6 £40,250 - 3
SQL Server 2008
England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 494 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 303 (61.34%) SQL
3 265 (53.64%) Microsoft
4 230 (46.56%) .NET
5 201 (40.69%) C#
6 191 (38.66%) SQL Server 2012
7 189 (38.26%) SQL Server 2005
8 173 (35.02%) Windows
9 160 (32.39%) T-SQL
10 152 (30.77%) ASP.NET
11 151 (30.57%) Agile Software Development
12 147 (29.76%) MS Excel
13 144 (29.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 117 (23.68%) JavaScript
15 114 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 107 (21.66%) HTML
17 102 (20.65%) MVC
18 101 (20.45%) .NET Framework
19 98 (19.84%) CSS
20 84 (17.00%) SharePoint
21 81 (16.40%) WCF
22 77 (15.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
22 77 (15.59%) Business Intelligence
23 76 (15.38%) Active Directory
24 73 (14.78%) Microsoft Certification
24 73 (14.78%) Visual Studio
24 73 (14.78%) ASP.NET MVC
25 72 (14.57%) ITIL
26 69 (13.97%) VMware
27 65 (13.16%) MS Exchange

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 84 (17.00%) SharePoint
2 65 (13.16%) MS Exchange
3 59 (11.94%) IIS
4 41 (8.30%) Exchange Server 2007
4 41 (8.30%) Exchange Server 2010
5 38 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
6 33 (6.68%) SharePoint 2010
7 28 (5.67%) SharePoint 2013
8 19 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
9 8 (1.62%) Office Communications Server
9 8 (1.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (0.61%) CMS
10 3 (0.61%) Lync
11 2 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.40%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.40%) SAS
Applications
1 147 (29.76%) MS Excel
2 35 (7.09%) MS Office
3 12 (2.43%) PowerPivot
4 5 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.40%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.20%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.20%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.20%) FastStats
6 1 (0.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 36 (7.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.21%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 5 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 30 (6.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (5.26%) Office 365
3 7 (1.42%) SaaS
4 3 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 63 (12.75%) SAN
2 47 (9.51%) VPN
3 44 (8.91%) NAS
4 22 (4.45%) DNS
5 18 (3.64%) Firewall
6 15 (3.04%) Internet
7 14 (2.83%) Intranet
7 14 (2.83%) TCP/IP
7 14 (2.83%) Cisco ASA
8 11 (2.23%) DHCP
9 10 (2.02%) FTP
9 10 (2.02%) LAN
9 10 (2.02%) WAN
10 9 (1.82%) IPsec
11 8 (1.62%) VPLS
11 8 (1.62%) DMVPN
11 8 (1.62%) MPLS
11 8 (1.62%) BGP
11 8 (1.62%) EIGRP
11 8 (1.62%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 494 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 191 (38.66%) SQL Server 2012
3 189 (38.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 144 (29.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 114 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 77 (15.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 53 (10.73%) Data Warehouse
8 28 (5.67%) Oracle Database
9 22 (4.45%) Oracle Database 10g
10 20 (4.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 19 (3.85%) Oracle9i Database
11 19 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
12 18 (3.64%) SQL Server 2000
13 12 (2.43%) MySQL
14 10 (2.02%) Data Mining
14 10 (2.02%) Big Data
15 8 (1.62%) OLAP
16 7 (1.42%) OLTP
16 7 (1.42%) Microsoft Power View
17 6 (1.21%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 73 (14.78%) Visual Studio
2 29 (5.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 27 (5.47%) Subversion
4 22 (4.45%) NUnit
5 16 (3.24%) MSTest
6 12 (2.43%) Moq
6 12 (2.43%) TortoiseSVN
7 8 (1.62%) SoapUI
7 8 (1.62%) ReSharper
8 4 (0.81%) SpecFlow
8 4 (0.81%) TeamCity
8 4 (0.81%) Git (software)
9 3 (0.61%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.40%) Grunt
10 2 (0.40%) Selenium
10 2 (0.40%) CruiseControl
10 2 (0.40%) QuickTest Pro
10 2 (0.40%) LoadRunner
10 2 (0.40%) Rational Robot
10 2 (0.40%) OpenSTA
General
1 44 (8.91%) Finance
2 30 (6.07%) Retail
3 8 (1.62%) Pharmaceutical
3 8 (1.62%) Legal
4 3 (0.61%) Back Office
4 3 (0.61%) Marketing
5 2 (0.40%) Banking
5 2 (0.40%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.40%) Advertising
6 1 (0.20%) Games
6 1 (0.20%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 253 (51.21%) Developer
2 97 (19.64%) .NET Developer
3 87 (17.61%) DBA
4 77 (15.59%) SQL DBA
5 47 (9.51%) SQL Server DBA
6 43 (8.70%) Analyst
7 41 (8.30%) C# Developer
8 39 (7.89%) Senior Developer
9 38 (7.69%) SQL Developer
10 37 (7.49%) Software Developer
10 37 (7.49%) C# .NET Developer
11 33 (6.68%) Technical Engineer
12 32 (6.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 29 (5.87%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 29 (5.87%) Administrator
14 25 (5.06%) SharePoint Developer
15 22 (4.45%) Applications Support
15 22 (4.45%) Business Developer
16 21 (4.25%) ASP.NET Developer
17 20 (4.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 230 (46.56%) .NET
2 152 (30.77%) ASP.NET
3 107 (21.66%) HTML
4 101 (20.45%) .NET Framework
5 98 (19.84%) CSS
6 81 (16.40%) WCF
7 73 (14.78%) ASP.NET MVC
8 57 (11.54%) jQuery
9 55 (11.13%) Ajax
10 52 (10.53%) WinForms
11 48 (9.72%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 41 (8.30%) XML
13 35 (7.09%) Web Services
14 26 (5.26%) WPF
15 23 (4.66%) Silverlight
16 21 (4.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 20 (4.05%) HTML5
18 18 (3.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 15 (3.04%) NHibernate
20 14 (2.83%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 44 (8.91%) Clustering
2 25 (5.06%) Management Information System
2 25 (5.06%) Replication
3 17 (3.44%) Statistics
4 15 (3.04%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (2.83%) NHS
6 12 (2.43%) Client/Server
6 12 (2.43%) Visualisation
7 8 (1.62%) Blackberry
8 6 (1.21%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.01%) Digital Media
10 4 (0.81%) Inversion of Control
11 3 (0.61%) User Experience
11 3 (0.61%) Data Extraction
11 3 (0.61%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.40%) Data Integration
12 2 (0.40%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.40%) Xbox
13 1 (0.20%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 173 (35.02%) Windows
2 55 (11.13%) Linux
3 51 (10.32%) UNIX
4 50 (10.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (6.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 24 (4.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (3.44%) Windows 7
8 10 (2.02%) Mac OS
9 8 (1.62%) Apple iOS
10 7 (1.42%) Windows 8
10 7 (1.42%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.40%) Android
11 2 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (30.57%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (20.65%) MVC
3 77 (15.59%) Business Intelligence
4 72 (14.57%) ITIL
5 50 (10.12%) OO
6 47 (9.51%) ETL
6 47 (9.51%) Performance Tuning
7 46 (9.31%) CRM
8 44 (8.91%) Scrum
9 38 (7.69%) Change Control
10 37 (7.49%) Mentoring
11 36 (7.29%) TDD
12 32 (6.48%) Continuous Integration
13 25 (5.06%) Technical Architecture
13 25 (5.06%) OOA/OOD
14 23 (4.66%) Disaster Recovery
14 23 (4.66%) DevOps
15 22 (4.45%) E-Commerce
16 21 (4.25%) Project Management
17 20 (4.05%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 303 (61.34%) SQL
2 201 (40.69%) C#
3 160 (32.39%) T-SQL
4 117 (23.68%) JavaScript
5 41 (8.30%) VB.NET
6 29 (5.87%) VB
7 26 (5.26%) VBA
8 12 (2.43%) Delphi
9 11 (2.23%) PowerShell
10 6 (1.21%) Java
11 3 (0.61%) VBScript
11 3 (0.61%) C
12 2 (0.40%) X++
12 2 (0.40%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.20%) C++
13 1 (0.20%) XQuery
13 1 (0.20%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.20%) VB6
13 1 (0.20%) XPath
Qualifications
1 73 (14.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (6.48%) MCTS
3 29 (5.87%) MCP
4 26 (5.26%) Degree
5 25 (5.06%) MCAD
5 25 (5.06%) MCSD
6 14 (2.83%) MCSE
7 12 (2.43%) MCSA
8 11 (2.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 10 (2.02%) Security Cleared
10 9 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (1.62%) CCDA
11 8 (1.62%) CCDP
11 8 (1.62%) CCNP
11 8 (1.62%) MCITP
11 8 (1.62%) CCSA
11 8 (1.62%) CCSE
12 7 (1.42%) SC Cleared
12 7 (1.42%) CCNA
13 6 (1.21%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (10.32%) SLA
2 8 (1.62%) QA
3 3 (0.61%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 76 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 59 (11.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (8.91%) XenApp
4 16 (3.24%) Hyper-V
4 16 (3.24%) vSphere
5 15 (3.04%) Terminal Services
6 8 (1.62%) XenServer
7 5 (1.01%) ISA Server
7 5 (1.01%) VMware ESX
7 5 (1.01%) UAG
8 3 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 23 (4.66%) Norton AntiVirus
2 15 (3.04%) SCCM
2 15 (3.04%) Opsview
3 14 (2.83%) SCOM
4 10 (2.02%) NetBackup
5 7 (1.42%) ARCserve
6 6 (1.21%) SCDPM
7 5 (1.01%) WSUS
8 3 (0.61%) Puppet
8 3 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (0.40%) SolarWinds Orion
9 2 (0.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 265 (53.64%) Microsoft
2 69 (13.97%) VMware
3 52 (10.53%) Oracle
4 47 (9.51%) Citrix
5 39 (7.89%) NetApp
6 35 (7.09%) CheckPoint
7 34 (6.88%) Symantec
8 25 (5.06%) CommVault
9 19 (3.85%) Cisco
10 17 (3.44%) Kaspersky
11 13 (2.63%) Civica
12 9 (1.82%) PeopleSoft
13 8 (1.62%) Business Objects
13 8 (1.62%) Veeam
13 8 (1.62%) Apple
13 8 (1.62%) AppSense
14 4 (0.81%) Tableau
14 4 (0.81%) IBM
14 4 (0.81%) HP
14 4 (0.81%) Dell
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