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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 95 61 26
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -35
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 189 284 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.74% 4.02% 6.83%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.37% 12.53% 20.44%
Number of salaries quoted 147 247 273
Average salary £39,000 £36,750 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.12% +11.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £40,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
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
2257 2266 1766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 32.74% 32.08% 33.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1947 1887 1447
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 £62,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -36 125 £39,000 +4.00% 16
North Yorkshire 0 43 £41,500 +18.57% 4
South Yorkshire -21 16 £33,500 -10.66% 10
East Yorkshire -2 3 £23,250 -24.39%
SQL Server 2008
England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 421 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 285 (67.70%) SQL
3 211 (50.12%) .NET
4 203 (48.22%) Microsoft
5 183 (43.47%) C#
6 159 (37.77%) T-SQL
7 154 (36.58%) SQL Server 2005
8 144 (34.20%) SQL Server 2012
9 136 (32.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 135 (32.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 134 (31.83%) Agile Software Development
12 118 (28.03%) ASP.NET
13 113 (26.84%) JavaScript
14 112 (26.60%) MS Excel
15 111 (26.37%) MVC
16 97 (23.04%) Windows
17 94 (22.33%) HTML
18 93 (22.09%) CSS
19 86 (20.43%) .NET Framework
20 84 (19.95%) Visual Studio
21 83 (19.71%) Team Foundation Server
22 71 (16.86%) ASP.NET MVC
23 68 (16.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
24 63 (14.96%) SharePoint
25 61 (14.49%) Business Intelligence
25 61 (14.49%) jQuery
26 60 (14.25%) ITIL
27 56 (13.30%) Data Warehouse
28 54 (12.83%) Active Directory
29 50 (11.88%) Entity Framework

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 63 (14.96%) SharePoint
2 47 (11.16%) MS Exchange
3 29 (6.89%) IIS
4 26 (6.18%) Exchange Server 2010
5 19 (4.51%) Exchange Server 2007
5 19 (4.51%) BizTalk Server
6 15 (3.56%) SharePoint 2010
6 15 (3.56%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (2.38%) CMS
7 10 (2.38%) JBoss
8 7 (1.66%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (1.43%) Lync
9 6 (1.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (1.19%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.48%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.24%) Apache
12 1 (0.24%) Documentum
Applications
1 112 (26.60%) MS Excel
2 19 (4.51%) MS Office
3 5 (1.19%) PowerPivot
4 3 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.24%) MS Project
6 1 (0.24%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 10 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.48%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.24%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 23 (5.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.66%) Office 365
3 6 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.19%) SaaS
5 1 (0.24%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 33 (7.84%) SAN
2 23 (5.46%) VPN
3 19 (4.51%) Intranet
4 18 (4.28%) NAS
5 15 (3.56%) Internet
6 14 (3.33%) FTP
7 13 (3.09%) DNS
8 12 (2.85%) Firewall
9 11 (2.61%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (2.14%) DHCP
11 8 (1.90%) HTTPS
12 7 (1.66%) TCP/IP
13 6 (1.43%) iSCSI
13 6 (1.43%) SSH
13 6 (1.43%) Fibre Channel
14 5 (1.19%) LAN
15 4 (0.95%) WAN
15 4 (0.95%) SSL
15 4 (0.95%) BGP
15 4 (0.95%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 421 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 154 (36.58%) SQL Server 2005
3 144 (34.20%) SQL Server 2012
4 136 (32.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 135 (32.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 68 (16.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 56 (13.30%) Data Warehouse
8 20 (4.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 13 (3.09%) SQL Server 2000
10 12 (2.85%) Relational Database
11 8 (1.90%) Oracle Database
11 8 (1.90%) DTS
11 8 (1.90%) OLAP
12 7 (1.66%) VLDB
13 6 (1.43%) MySQL
14 5 (1.19%) Oracle Database 10g
14 5 (1.19%) Big Data
15 4 (0.95%) Oracle Database 11g
15 4 (0.95%) JasperReports
15 4 (0.95%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 84 (19.95%) Visual Studio
2 83 (19.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (3.09%) Subversion
4 12 (2.85%) NUnit
4 12 (2.85%) Git (software)
5 7 (1.66%) Moq
6 6 (1.43%) Octopus Deploy
6 6 (1.43%) MSTest
7 4 (0.95%) SpecFlow
7 4 (0.95%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.71%) ReSharper
8 3 (0.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (0.71%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.48%) TortoiseSVN
9 2 (0.48%) OpenSTA
9 2 (0.48%) Toad
9 2 (0.48%) Dreamweaver
9 2 (0.48%) HP UFT
9 2 (0.48%) LoadRunner
9 2 (0.48%) Rational Robot
General
1 42 (9.98%) Finance
2 28 (6.65%) Retail
3 15 (3.56%) Pharmaceutical
4 10 (2.38%) Legal
5 9 (2.14%) Marketing
6 8 (1.90%) Local Government
7 7 (1.66%) Games
7 7 (1.66%) Back Office
8 4 (0.95%) Law
9 3 (0.71%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.48%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.24%) Advertising
11 1 (0.24%) Banking
11 1 (0.24%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 239 (56.77%) Developer
2 109 (25.89%) .NET Developer
3 79 (18.76%) DBA
4 56 (13.30%) SQL DBA
5 41 (9.74%) Analyst
6 35 (8.31%) SQL Developer
7 34 (8.08%) Senior Developer
8 28 (6.65%) SQL Server DBA
9 26 (6.18%) C# Developer
10 24 (5.70%) Administrator
10 24 (5.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 23 (5.46%) C# .NET Developer
12 22 (5.23%) Technical Engineer
13 19 (4.51%) ASP.NET Developer
14 17 (4.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 15 (3.56%) Senior .NET Developer
15 15 (3.56%) Programmer
16 14 (3.33%) Database Developer
16 14 (3.33%) Technical Leader
17 13 (3.09%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (50.12%) .NET
2 118 (28.03%) ASP.NET
3 94 (22.33%) HTML
4 93 (22.09%) CSS
5 86 (20.43%) .NET Framework
6 71 (16.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 61 (14.49%) jQuery
8 50 (11.88%) Entity Framework
9 47 (11.16%) WCF
9 47 (11.16%) LINQ
10 46 (10.93%) XML
11 43 (10.21%) HTML5
12 42 (9.98%) Ajax
13 30 (7.13%) Web Services
14 27 (6.41%) WinForms
15 23 (5.46%) CSS3
16 22 (5.23%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 21 (4.99%) KnockoutJS
18 18 (4.28%) SignalR
18 18 (4.28%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 27 (6.41%) Clustering
2 20 (4.75%) Replication
3 17 (4.04%) Data Centre
4 15 (3.56%) NHS
5 13 (3.09%) Management Information System
6 11 (2.61%) Computer Science
7 10 (2.38%) Informatics
8 8 (1.90%) Mobile App
8 8 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.66%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (1.43%) Blackberry
11 5 (1.19%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.95%) User Experience
12 4 (0.95%) Visualisation
12 4 (0.95%) Inversion of Control
13 3 (0.71%) Data Extraction
13 3 (0.71%) Data Integration
13 3 (0.71%) Data Structures
13 3 (0.71%) Private Cloud
14 2 (0.48%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 97 (23.04%) Windows
2 39 (9.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (7.84%) Linux
4 19 (4.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (4.28%) UNIX
6 15 (3.56%) Windows 7
7 10 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (1.66%) Windows 8
9 6 (1.43%) Windows XP
9 6 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (1.43%) Mac OS
10 3 (0.71%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.24%) Android
11 1 (0.24%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (31.83%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (26.37%) MVC
3 61 (14.49%) Business Intelligence
4 60 (14.25%) ITIL
5 48 (11.40%) Scrum
6 46 (10.93%) ETL
7 43 (10.21%) TDD
8 42 (9.98%) Continuous Integration
9 40 (9.50%) Performance Tuning
10 38 (9.03%) OO
11 35 (8.31%) SDLC
12 33 (7.84%) Kanban
13 32 (7.60%) Technical Architecture
14 26 (6.18%) CRM
15 25 (5.94%) Mentoring
16 24 (5.70%) OOP
17 23 (5.46%) Web Development
18 20 (4.75%) Service Delivery
18 20 (4.75%) Change Control
19 19 (4.51%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 285 (67.70%) SQL
2 183 (43.47%) C#
3 159 (37.77%) T-SQL
4 113 (26.84%) JavaScript
5 37 (8.79%) VB.NET
6 33 (7.84%) PowerShell
7 13 (3.09%) VBA
8 12 (2.85%) VB
9 6 (1.43%) PHP
9 6 (1.43%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 5 (1.19%) VB6
10 5 (1.19%) Java
11 4 (0.95%) PL/SQL
11 4 (0.95%) C++
12 2 (0.48%) Delphi
12 2 (0.48%) VBScript
13 1 (0.24%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
13 1 (0.24%) Python
13 1 (0.24%) XAML
13 1 (0.24%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 35 (8.31%) Degree
2 33 (7.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (5.46%) MCSD
4 9 (2.14%) Security Cleared
5 8 (1.90%) MCAD
6 6 (1.43%) ISEB
6 6 (1.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 6 (1.43%) ISTQB
7 5 (1.19%) MCP
7 5 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (1.19%) MCTS
8 3 (0.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (0.71%) MCSE
8 3 (0.71%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.48%) MCSA
9 2 (0.48%) CCNP
9 2 (0.48%) CCDA
9 2 (0.48%) CCDP
9 2 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.48%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (7.36%) SLA
2 12 (2.85%) QA
3 10 (2.38%) SNOMED CT
4 6 (1.43%) Data Quality
5 5 (1.19%) HL7
6 3 (0.71%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 54 (12.83%) Active Directory
2 38 (9.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (5.23%) XenApp
4 14 (3.33%) Terminal Services
5 12 (2.85%) vSphere
6 7 (1.66%) UAG
6 7 (1.66%) ISA Server
7 6 (1.43%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.48%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.24%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 21 (4.99%) SCCM
1 21 (4.99%) SCOM
2 11 (2.61%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (1.19%) Opsview
4 3 (0.71%) WSUS
5 2 (0.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (0.48%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.48%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.24%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 203 (48.22%) Microsoft
2 47 (11.16%) VMware
3 26 (6.18%) Citrix
4 22 (5.23%) CheckPoint
5 19 (4.51%) Oracle
5 19 (4.51%) Cisco
6 18 (4.28%) NetApp
6 18 (4.28%) Dell Compellent
7 14 (3.33%) CommVault
8 13 (3.09%) Symantec
9 11 (2.61%) Civica
10 6 (1.43%) Red Hat
11 5 (1.19%) HP
11 5 (1.19%) Kaspersky
12 4 (0.95%) Veeam
12 4 (0.95%) Epiphany
12 4 (0.95%) Apple
13 3 (0.71%) Avaya
13 3 (0.71%) EMC
14 2 (0.48%) Intel
Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Dependent upon qualifications and experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
North Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 (dependent on experiance)
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-35,000 + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £37000 per annum + pension, medical and life cover
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £37000 per annum + pension, medical, life
Posted: 6 days ago
Knaresborough, North Yorkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago