Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for SQL Server 2008 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
West Yorkshire > Halifax
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 57 40
Rank change year-on-year +30 -17 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 7 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 4.09% 0.93% 2.81%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 20.59% 2.97% 10.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 12
Halifax median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +28.57% -17.65%
10th Percentile £34,300 £39,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £45,500 £47,500 £45,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £46,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +8.24% +13.33% -6.25%

SQL Server 2008 is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Halifax
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 34 101 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 19.88% 31.37% 27.30%
Number of salaries quoted 28 88 80
Halifax median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £41,875
Median salary % change year-on-year - +19.40% -5.37%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £49,010
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +3.90%

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

Job postings citing SQL Server 2008 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Halifax.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in Halifax

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Halifax

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in Halifax.

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in Halifax

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Halifax region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) MVC
2 6 (85.71%) Razor View Engine
2 6 (85.71%) KnockoutJS
3 5 (71.43%) MVVM
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Phone 8
3 5 (71.43%) Project Planning
3 5 (71.43%) Electronic Trading
3 5 (71.43%) Analytics
3 5 (71.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Phone
3 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio
3 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
3 5 (71.43%) Web Services
3 5 (71.43%) XML
3 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 5 (71.43%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 2 (28.57%) IIS
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 1 (14.29%) ERP

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Halifax by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) CMS
2 1 (14.29%) EPiServer
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) MSTest
2 1 (14.29%) NUnit
2 1 (14.29%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL DBA
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
1 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
1 6 (85.71%) KnockoutJS
1 6 (85.71%) Razor View Engine
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (71.43%) Web Services
2 5 (71.43%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 1 (14.29%) Angular 2
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (14.29%) CSS3
3 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Phone
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) MVC
2 5 (71.43%) Analytics
2 5 (71.43%) Electronic Trading
2 5 (71.43%) MVVM
2 5 (71.43%) Project Planning
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Database Security
3 1 (14.29%) Database Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft