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 18 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 41 23 28
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 388 444 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 5.07% 7.73% 6.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.84% 23.11% 20.17%
Number of salaries quoted 353 361 374
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 £28,000 £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
2450 1921 1958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 32.04% 33.46% 34.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2040 1578 1765
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 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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 18 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 18 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 -20 286 £37,500 +11.94% 33
South Yorkshire -16 55 £37,500 - 7
North Yorkshire -2 47 £35,000 -2.55% 7
East Yorkshire -7 8 £30,000 +5.26%
SQL Server 2008
England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 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.

1 809 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 532 (65.76%) SQL
3 478 (59.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 435 (53.77%) T-SQL
5 427 (52.78%) Microsoft
6 407 (50.31%) .NET
7 358 (44.25%) C#
8 316 (39.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 285 (35.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 279 (34.49%) ASP.NET
11 225 (27.81%) Agile Software Development
12 209 (25.83%) MS Excel
13 197 (24.35%) Windows
14 194 (23.98%) MVC
15 190 (23.49%) SQL Server 2012
16 187 (23.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 160 (19.78%) Business Intelligence
18 150 (18.54%) Visual Studio
19 148 (18.29%) JavaScript
20 140 (17.31%) .NET Framework
21 129 (15.95%) Data Warehouse
22 128 (15.82%) Team Foundation Server
23 126 (15.57%) CSS
24 124 (15.33%) HTML
25 105 (12.98%) ASP.NET MVC
26 104 (12.86%) Performance Tuning
27 101 (12.48%) Windows Server 2008
28 98 (12.11%) TDD
29 95 (11.74%) jQuery
30 93 (11.50%) Scrum

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 88 (10.88%) IIS
2 80 (9.89%) SharePoint
3 69 (8.53%) MS Exchange
4 56 (6.92%) Exchange Server 2007
5 35 (4.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 31 (3.83%) CMS
7 26 (3.21%) BizTalk Server
8 24 (2.97%) SharePoint 2010
9 23 (2.84%) Office Communications Server
10 19 (2.35%) SharePoint 2013
11 18 (2.22%) Lync
12 16 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2013
13 14 (1.73%) MQSeries
14 13 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 13 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2003
14 13 (1.61%) WebSphere
15 12 (1.48%) Apache
16 5 (0.62%) SAP Portal
17 3 (0.37%) SharePoint Server
18 2 (0.25%) SAS
Applications
1 209 (25.83%) MS Excel
2 41 (5.07%) MS Office
3 11 (1.36%) PowerPivot
4 6 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.37%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.25%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 17 (2.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.48%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.87%) BPCS
4 5 (0.62%) Sage 1000
5 2 (0.25%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.12%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 16 (1.98%) SaaS
2 10 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 60 (7.42%) SAN
2 37 (4.57%) VPN
3 31 (3.83%) LAN
3 31 (3.83%) WAN
4 26 (3.21%) Firewall
5 25 (3.09%) NAS
6 21 (2.60%) DNS
7 18 (2.22%) DHCP
8 17 (2.10%) Internet
9 11 (1.36%) NetScaler
10 10 (1.24%) Intranet
11 8 (0.99%) VoIP
12 7 (0.87%) HTTP
12 7 (0.87%) Cisco PIX
12 7 (0.87%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (0.74%) TCP/IP
14 5 (0.62%) Cisco IOS
15 4 (0.49%) Fibre Channel
16 2 (0.25%) MPLS
16 2 (0.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 809 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 478 (59.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 316 (39.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 285 (35.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 190 (23.49%) SQL Server 2012
6 187 (23.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 129 (15.95%) Data Warehouse
8 39 (4.82%) OLAP
9 33 (4.08%) SQL Server 2000
10 31 (3.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 27 (3.34%) Relational Database
12 24 (2.97%) Oracle Database
13 23 (2.84%) DTS
14 19 (2.35%) MySQL
14 19 (2.35%) Oracle Database 11g
15 18 (2.22%) Oracle Database 10g
16 14 (1.73%) RDBMS
17 13 (1.61%) Data Mining
18 10 (1.24%) Crystal Reports
19 9 (1.11%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 150 (18.54%) Visual Studio
2 128 (15.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 35 (4.33%) NUnit
4 29 (3.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 22 (2.72%) MSTest
6 14 (1.73%) FitNesse
7 13 (1.61%) Subversion
8 6 (0.74%) Rhino Mocks
8 6 (0.74%) Hudson
8 6 (0.74%) Maven
9 4 (0.49%) MorphX
10 3 (0.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 2 (0.25%) Moq
11 2 (0.25%) Git (software)
11 2 (0.25%) JIRA
11 2 (0.25%) ERwin
11 2 (0.25%) Oracle Forms
12 1 (0.12%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.12%) ReSharper
General
1 84 (10.38%) Finance
2 28 (3.46%) Legal
3 21 (2.60%) Retail
4 12 (1.48%) Marketing
5 7 (0.87%) Law
6 3 (0.37%) Advertising
7 2 (0.25%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.25%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.25%) Games
8 1 (0.12%) Publishing
8 1 (0.12%) Automotive
8 1 (0.12%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.12%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 558 (68.97%) Developer
2 186 (22.99%) .NET Developer
3 140 (17.31%) SQL Developer
4 114 (14.09%) Software Developer
5 108 (13.35%) DBA
6 97 (11.99%) C# Developer
7 82 (10.14%) SQL DBA
8 76 (9.39%) C# .NET Developer
9 73 (9.02%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 62 (7.66%) Senior Developer
11 61 (7.54%) SQL Server Developer
12 60 (7.42%) ASP.NET Developer
12 60 (7.42%) Analyst
13 59 (7.29%) Administrator
14 52 (6.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 45 (5.56%) SQL Server DBA
16 40 (4.94%) .NET Software Developer
17 39 (4.82%) Senior DBA
17 39 (4.82%) C# Software Developer
18 32 (3.96%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 407 (50.31%) .NET
2 279 (34.49%) ASP.NET
3 140 (17.31%) .NET Framework
4 126 (15.57%) CSS
5 124 (15.33%) HTML
6 105 (12.98%) ASP.NET MVC
7 95 (11.74%) jQuery
8 88 (10.88%) WCF
9 70 (8.65%) Web Services
10 66 (8.16%) XML
11 59 (7.29%) WinForms
12 53 (6.55%) JSON
13 51 (6.30%) MDX
14 46 (5.69%) RESTful
15 44 (5.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 37 (4.57%) Ajax
17 36 (4.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 34 (4.20%) LINQ
19 32 (3.96%) WPF
19 32 (3.96%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 50 (6.18%) Clustering
1 50 (6.18%) Replication
2 36 (4.45%) NHS
2 36 (4.45%) DTV
3 32 (3.96%) Enterprise Software
4 20 (2.47%) Computer Science
5 13 (1.61%) Blackberry
6 12 (1.48%) N-Tier
7 10 (1.24%) Tandem
8 7 (0.87%) Mathematics
8 7 (0.87%) Mobile App
9 6 (0.74%) New Media
10 5 (0.62%) Management Information System
10 5 (0.62%) Data Protection Act
10 5 (0.62%) EqualLogic
11 3 (0.37%) Inversion of Control
11 3 (0.37%) Social Media
12 2 (0.25%) iPhone
12 2 (0.25%) PDA
12 2 (0.25%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 197 (24.35%) Windows
2 101 (12.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 82 (10.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 56 (6.92%) Linux
5 28 (3.46%) UNIX
6 27 (3.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (0.74%) Windows 7
7 6 (0.74%) Windows XP
8 5 (0.62%) Ubuntu
8 5 (0.62%) CentOS
9 4 (0.49%) Windows Phone
10 3 (0.37%) Solaris
10 3 (0.37%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.25%) Windows Phone 7
11 2 (0.25%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.12%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (27.81%) Agile Software Development
2 194 (23.98%) MVC
3 160 (19.78%) Business Intelligence
4 104 (12.86%) Performance Tuning
5 98 (12.11%) TDD
6 93 (11.50%) Scrum
7 88 (10.88%) ETL
8 67 (8.28%) OO
9 64 (7.91%) Unit Testing
10 60 (7.42%) ITIL
11 52 (6.43%) Disaster Recovery
12 47 (5.81%) Low Latency
13 41 (5.07%) BDD
13 41 (5.07%) Continuous Integration
14 40 (4.94%) RUP
14 40 (4.94%) DSDM
14 40 (4.94%) Migration
14 40 (4.94%) Dimensional Modelling
14 40 (4.94%) Software Engineering
15 39 (4.82%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 532 (65.76%) SQL
2 435 (53.77%) T-SQL
3 358 (44.25%) C#
4 148 (18.29%) JavaScript
5 61 (7.54%) VB.NET
6 32 (3.96%) VB
7 31 (3.83%) VBA
8 23 (2.84%) Java
9 21 (2.60%) PL/SQL
10 18 (2.22%) PHP
11 12 (1.48%) PowerShell
12 10 (1.24%) VB6
12 10 (1.24%) VBScript
13 9 (1.11%) XAML
14 8 (0.99%) Bash Shell
14 8 (0.99%) XPath
15 6 (0.74%) FoxPro (VFP)
16 5 (0.62%) C++
17 4 (0.49%) X++
18 3 (0.37%) Perl
Qualifications
1 64 (7.91%) Degree
2 46 (5.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (2.47%) MCSE
4 19 (2.35%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (1.73%) MCSA
6 11 (1.36%) MCP
6 11 (1.36%) CCNA
7 7 (0.87%) PhD
7 7 (0.87%) MCTS
7 7 (0.87%) MCPD
8 6 (0.74%) Security Cleared
8 6 (0.74%) MCAD
9 5 (0.62%) CCNP
10 2 (0.25%) MCITP
10 2 (0.25%) ISEB
11 1 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.12%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (5.32%) QA
2 38 (4.70%) Data Quality
3 36 (4.45%) SLA
4 10 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 66 (8.16%) Active Directory
2 46 (5.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (3.71%) XenApp
4 21 (2.60%) XenServer
5 19 (2.35%) VMware ESX
6 18 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
6 18 (2.22%) Hyper-V
7 15 (1.85%) vSphere
8 14 (1.73%) LiteSpeed
9 10 (1.24%) XenDesktop
10 8 (0.99%) Forefront TMG
11 4 (0.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.12%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 27 (3.34%) SCCM
2 17 (2.10%) WSUS
3 14 (1.73%) Foglight
4 11 (1.36%) Norton AntiVirus
5 10 (1.24%) SCOM
6 8 (0.99%) Nagios
7 5 (0.62%) ZABBIX
8 4 (0.49%) Backup Exec
9 3 (0.37%) SCVMM
10 2 (0.25%) HP Data Protector
10 2 (0.25%) MIMEsweeper
11 1 (0.12%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 427 (52.78%) Microsoft
2 63 (7.79%) VMware
3 62 (7.66%) Oracle
4 51 (6.30%) Citrix
5 34 (4.20%) HP
6 30 (3.71%) CommVault
7 23 (2.84%) NetApp
7 23 (2.84%) Dell
8 22 (2.72%) Cisco
9 16 (1.98%) IBM
10 14 (1.73%) Symantec
10 14 (1.73%) Business Objects
11 12 (1.48%) Zend
11 12 (1.48%) AppSense
12 11 (1.36%) CheckPoint
13 10 (1.24%) Kaspersky
14 8 (0.99%) Veeam
14 8 (0.99%) Huawei
14 8 (0.99%) SAP
15 7 (0.87%) Veritas
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Axica Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis IT
Salary: £2500.00 - £3700.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Experis IT
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Consult Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum £40,000 + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
South Elmsall, Yorkshire
Easy Web recruitment - Next Retail
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £excellent dep on exp plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 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: 4 days ago