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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 67 28 24
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 259 426 480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.67% 6.87% 7.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.07% 19.50% 21.24%
Number of salaries quoted 209 331 416
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 £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £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
2145 2185 2260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 30.38% 35.24% 36.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1791 1791 1989
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 £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 December 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 24 December 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
(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 -22 200 £40,000 +14.28% 18
South Yorkshire -33 35 £30,000 -25.00% 2
North Yorkshire -48 19 £32,500 -18.75% 5
East Yorkshire +1 4 £40,500 +63.63% 1
SQL Server 2008
England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 511 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 307 (60.08%) SQL
3 262 (51.27%) Microsoft
4 246 (48.14%) .NET
5 222 (43.44%) SQL Server 2005
6 195 (38.16%) C#
7 188 (36.79%) T-SQL
8 177 (34.64%) SQL Server 2012
9 169 (33.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 168 (32.88%) MS Excel
11 151 (29.55%) Windows
12 146 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
13 142 (27.79%) ASP.NET
14 139 (27.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 123 (24.07%) JavaScript
16 111 (21.72%) HTML
17 103 (20.16%) Business Intelligence
18 97 (18.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 95 (18.59%) MVC
20 94 (18.40%) CSS
21 91 (17.81%) .NET Framework
22 88 (17.22%) Visual Studio
23 83 (16.24%) Data Warehouse
24 82 (16.05%) Microsoft Certification
25 81 (15.85%) WCF
26 80 (15.66%) Active Directory
27 76 (14.87%) SharePoint
28 73 (14.29%) MS Exchange
29 69 (13.50%) VB.NET
30 68 (13.31%) ITIL

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 76 (14.87%) SharePoint
2 73 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 54 (10.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 46 (9.00%) IIS
5 45 (8.81%) Exchange Server 2010
6 29 (5.68%) SharePoint 2010
7 24 (4.70%) SharePoint 2013
8 22 (4.31%) Office Communications Server
8 22 (4.31%) BizTalk Server
9 15 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
10 13 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2013
11 10 (1.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 7 (1.37%) SAS
13 6 (1.17%) CMS
14 4 (0.78%) Lync
15 1 (0.20%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 168 (32.88%) MS Excel
2 40 (7.83%) MS Office
3 15 (2.94%) PowerPivot
4 2 (0.39%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.20%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.20%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 30 (5.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (1.17%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 3 (0.59%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (3.91%) Office 365
3 3 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (11.74%) SAN
2 35 (6.85%) NAS
3 33 (6.46%) VPN
4 22 (4.31%) Firewall
5 16 (3.13%) LAN
5 16 (3.13%) WAN
6 15 (2.94%) DNS
7 13 (2.54%) Cisco ASA
8 11 (2.15%) Cisco Nexus
8 11 (2.15%) WAAS
8 11 (2.15%) FTP
9 9 (1.76%) DHCP
10 8 (1.57%) TCP/IP
10 8 (1.57%) Internet
11 7 (1.37%) Cisco PIX
11 7 (1.37%) VoIP
12 5 (0.98%) IPsec
13 4 (0.78%) VPLS
13 4 (0.78%) DMVPN
13 4 (0.78%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 511 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 222 (43.44%) SQL Server 2005
3 177 (34.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 169 (33.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 139 (27.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 97 (18.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 83 (16.24%) Data Warehouse
8 39 (7.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 34 (6.65%) Oracle Database
10 28 (5.48%) Oracle Database 10g
11 27 (5.28%) Oracle9i Database
12 22 (4.31%) SQL Server 2000
13 21 (4.11%) Oracle Database 11g
14 20 (3.91%) MySQL
15 15 (2.94%) Relational Database
16 12 (2.35%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
17 11 (2.15%) Data Mining
18 10 (1.96%) OLAP
18 10 (1.96%) Microsoft Power View
18 10 (1.96%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 88 (17.22%) Visual Studio
2 29 (5.68%) Subversion
3 23 (4.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (2.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 12 (2.35%) NUnit
6 11 (2.15%) MSTest
7 9 (1.76%) Grunt
7 9 (1.76%) CruiseControl
7 9 (1.76%) TortoiseSVN
8 8 (1.57%) Oracle Forms
9 5 (0.98%) ReSharper
9 5 (0.98%) Moq
9 5 (0.98%) SoapUI
10 3 (0.59%) Jenkins
10 3 (0.59%) Dreamweaver
11 2 (0.39%) Android Studio
11 2 (0.39%) NSubstitute
11 2 (0.39%) Eclipse
General
1 57 (11.15%) Finance
2 24 (4.70%) Retail
3 16 (3.13%) Legal
4 5 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (0.39%) Back Office
5 2 (0.39%) Marketing
5 2 (0.39%) Advertising
5 2 (0.39%) Banking
Job Titles
1 273 (53.42%) Developer
2 90 (17.61%) .NET Developer
3 57 (11.15%) SQL Developer
4 56 (10.96%) Analyst
5 55 (10.76%) DBA
6 52 (10.18%) SQL DBA
7 49 (9.59%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 39 (7.63%) Senior Developer
8 39 (7.63%) Software Developer
9 36 (7.05%) SQL Server DBA
10 33 (6.46%) C# Developer
11 29 (5.68%) Administrator
11 29 (5.68%) Business Developer
12 28 (5.48%) Architect
13 26 (5.09%) Applications Support
13 26 (5.09%) C# .NET Developer
14 25 (4.89%) VB.NET Developer
14 25 (4.89%) SQL Server Developer
15 21 (4.11%) Support Analyst
15 21 (4.11%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 246 (48.14%) .NET
2 142 (27.79%) ASP.NET
3 111 (21.72%) HTML
4 94 (18.40%) CSS
5 91 (17.81%) .NET Framework
6 81 (15.85%) WCF
7 64 (12.52%) WinForms
8 54 (10.57%) jQuery
9 46 (9.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 42 (8.22%) Ajax
10 42 (8.22%) XML
11 40 (7.83%) Web Services
12 37 (7.24%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 26 (5.09%) Silverlight
14 25 (4.89%) WPF
15 23 (4.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 16 (3.13%) Classic ASP
17 15 (2.94%) HTML5
18 14 (2.74%) NHibernate
18 14 (2.74%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 39 (7.63%) Clustering
2 28 (5.48%) Management Information System
3 27 (5.28%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (3.91%) Replication
5 19 (3.72%) Statistics
6 14 (2.74%) NHS
6 14 (2.74%) Visualisation
7 11 (2.15%) CLARiiON
7 11 (2.15%) Celerra
8 10 (1.96%) Blackberry
8 10 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.17%) Mobile App
10 4 (0.78%) Digital Media
10 4 (0.78%) Client/Server
10 4 (0.78%) Mathematics
11 3 (0.59%) Tandem
12 2 (0.39%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.39%) Computer Science
12 2 (0.39%) Open Source
12 2 (0.39%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 151 (29.55%) Windows
2 53 (10.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 45 (8.81%) Linux
4 42 (8.22%) UNIX
5 39 (7.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 24 (4.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (2.74%) Windows 7
8 9 (1.76%) Windows XP
9 5 (0.98%) Mac OS
9 5 (0.98%) Apple iOS
9 5 (0.98%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.59%) Android
11 1 (0.20%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (20.16%) Business Intelligence
3 95 (18.59%) MVC
4 68 (13.31%) ITIL
5 57 (11.15%) OO
6 47 (9.20%) Performance Tuning
7 44 (8.61%) ETL
8 42 (8.22%) CRM
9 41 (8.02%) Scrum
10 38 (7.44%) Mentoring
11 32 (6.26%) Change Control
12 30 (5.87%) Data Management
13 28 (5.48%) Technical Architecture
14 25 (4.89%) Performance Management
15 24 (4.70%) TDD
16 23 (4.50%) Data Analysis
17 20 (3.91%) ERP
18 19 (3.72%) Disaster Recovery
19 18 (3.52%) OOA/OOD
20 17 (3.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 307 (60.08%) SQL
2 195 (38.16%) C#
3 188 (36.79%) T-SQL
4 123 (24.07%) JavaScript
5 69 (13.50%) VB.NET
6 37 (7.24%) VBA
7 35 (6.85%) VB
8 11 (2.15%) Delphi
9 10 (1.96%) Java
9 10 (1.96%) PL/SQL
10 5 (0.98%) C++
11 4 (0.78%) C
11 4 (0.78%) PowerShell
12 3 (0.59%) VBScript
12 3 (0.59%) VB6
13 2 (0.39%) X++
14 1 (0.20%) XPath
14 1 (0.20%) Python
14 1 (0.20%) XQuery
14 1 (0.20%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 82 (16.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (6.65%) MCTS
3 33 (6.46%) Degree
4 32 (6.26%) MCSE
5 27 (5.28%) MCP
6 19 (3.72%) MCAD
6 19 (3.72%) MCSA
6 19 (3.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 18 (3.52%) MCSD
8 17 (3.33%) CCNA
8 17 (3.33%) MCITP
8 17 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
9 16 (3.13%) CCNP
10 13 (2.54%) VCAP
11 11 (2.15%) VTSP
11 11 (2.15%) CCIA
11 11 (2.15%) NCDA
11 11 (2.15%) NCIE
11 11 (2.15%) CCA
11 11 (2.15%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (10.76%) SLA
2 4 (0.78%) QA
3 3 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
System Software
1 80 (15.66%) Active Directory
2 55 (10.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (8.02%) XenApp
4 23 (4.50%) Hyper-V
5 22 (4.31%) XenServer
5 22 (4.31%) vSphere
6 11 (2.15%) XenDesktop
6 11 (2.15%) vCloud
7 10 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (1.96%) Terminal Services
8 4 (0.78%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (2.74%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (1.37%) NetBackup
2 7 (1.37%) ARCserve
3 6 (1.17%) SCDPM
4 4 (0.78%) Opsview
4 4 (0.78%) SCCM
5 3 (0.59%) WSUS
5 3 (0.59%) Puppet
5 3 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.20%) SCOM
Vendors
1 262 (51.27%) Microsoft
2 64 (12.52%) VMware
3 62 (12.13%) Oracle
4 55 (10.76%) Citrix
5 44 (8.61%) NetApp
6 30 (5.87%) Cisco
7 28 (5.48%) CommVault
8 24 (4.70%) CheckPoint
9 23 (4.50%) AppSense
10 22 (4.31%) Symantec
11 13 (2.54%) Business Objects
12 12 (2.35%) EMC
13 11 (2.15%) 3PAR
14 9 (1.76%) PeopleSoft
15 7 (1.37%) Veritas
15 7 (1.37%) Tableau
16 6 (1.17%) Veeam
16 6 (1.17%) Kaspersky
17 5 (0.98%) Apple
18 4 (0.78%) Civica
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