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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
West Yorkshire / Halifax
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 30 37
Rank change year-on-year +1 +7  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 2 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 1.68% 2.61% 0.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.88% 7.50% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 1
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £17,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +164.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,900 £39,500 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,900 £47,500 £17,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  

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

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Halifax
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 34 40 45
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Halifax 28.57% 34.78% 21.13%
Number of salaries quoted 57 55 62
Median salary £55,000 £42,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.41% +39.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £31,750 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 28 June 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Razor View Engine
2 2 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone 8
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone
3 1 (33.33%) Database Security
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Angular 2
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum

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 (66.67%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) EPiServer
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MSTest
1 1 (33.33%) NUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (66.67%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Angular 2
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Database Security
2 1 (33.33%) Database Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (33.33%) MVVM
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
Halifax
SSP Worldwide
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 9 days ago