Period
to 21 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 167 113 87
Rank change year-on-year -54 -26 -20
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 48 121 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.01% 2.39% 3.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.86% 7.55% 9.35%
Number of salaries quoted 44 112 180
Leeds median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% +4.58%
10th Percentile £28,250 £30,800 £29,000
90th Percentile £52,250 £49,900 £52,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year -11.76% +8.97% +4.00%

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 Leeds with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,244 1,603 2,108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 26.29% 31.60% 33.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1,046 1,423 1,691
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £61,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in Leeds

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in Leeds

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in Leeds over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2008 in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 48 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 35 (72.92%) SQL
3 25 (52.08%) T-SQL
4 21 (43.75%) Microsoft
5 20 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
7 14 (29.17%) SQL Server 2014
7 14 (29.17%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (29.17%) ETL
7 14 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (27.08%) Windows
8 13 (27.08%) C#
8 13 (27.08%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (27.08%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (22.92%) Data Centre
9 11 (22.92%) Windows Server
9 11 (22.92%) VMware
9 11 (22.92%) .NET
9 11 (22.92%) IIS
9 11 (22.92%) MS Exchange
9 11 (22.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (22.92%) Exchange Server 2007
10 10 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
10 10 (20.83%) DHCP
10 10 (20.83%) Active Directory
10 10 (20.83%) DNS
10 10 (20.83%) Coaching
11 9 (18.75%) Mentoring
11 9 (18.75%) Analytics

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 11 (22.92%) Exchange Server 2007
1 11 (22.92%) IIS
1 11 (22.92%) MS Exchange
2 9 (18.75%) SharePoint
2 9 (18.75%) Skype for Business
3 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (14.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.83%) DHCP
1 10 (20.83%) DNS
2 2 (4.17%) Internet
3 1 (2.08%) FTP
3 1 (2.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
4 14 (29.17%) SQL Server 2014
5 11 (22.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (18.75%) Amazon RDS
6 9 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
7 8 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (8.33%) MS Access
9 2 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
10 1 (2.08%) MySQL
10 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
10 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
10 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (12.50%) Law
2 3 (6.25%) Legal
3 2 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (33.33%) Developer
2 11 (22.92%) DBA
2 11 (22.92%) SQL DBA
3 9 (18.75%) Project Engineer
4 8 (16.67%) Azure Engineer
5 7 (14.58%) Senior DBA
5 7 (14.58%) Senior SQL DBA
6 6 (12.50%) ETL Developer
7 5 (10.42%) .NET Developer
8 4 (8.33%) Analyst
8 4 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 4 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (8.33%) C# Developer
9 3 (6.25%) Lead Programmer
9 3 (6.25%) Programmer
9 3 (6.25%) SQL Server DBA
10 2 (4.17%) SQL Developer
10 2 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
10 2 (4.17%) Technical Specialist
10 2 (4.17%) Technical Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.92%) .NET
2 9 (18.75%) ASP.NET
3 7 (14.58%) Classic ASP
4 2 (4.17%) .NET Framework
4 2 (4.17%) CSS
4 2 (4.17%) Entity Framework
4 2 (4.17%) HTML
4 2 (4.17%) HTML5
4 2 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (2.08%) .NET Core
5 1 (2.08%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (2.08%) CSS3
5 1 (2.08%) Dapper ORM
5 1 (2.08%) jQuery
5 1 (2.08%) RESTful
5 1 (2.08%) WCF
5 1 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.92%) Data Centre
2 8 (16.67%) PKI
3 6 (12.50%) Clustering
3 6 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.17%) Replication
6 1 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (2.08%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 13 (27.08%) Windows
1 13 (27.08%) Windows Server 2012
2 11 (22.92%) Windows Server
3 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (29.17%) Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.17%) ETL
2 13 (27.08%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (20.83%) Coaching
4 9 (18.75%) Analytics
4 9 (18.75%) Data Analysis
4 9 (18.75%) Mentoring
4 9 (18.75%) MVC
5 8 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (16.67%) Problem Management
5 8 (16.67%) SDLC
6 7 (14.58%) High Availability
7 5 (10.42%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (10.42%) Database Security
7 5 (10.42%) Load Balancing
8 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Office Automation
8 4 (8.33%) Office Automation
8 4 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 35 (72.92%) SQL
2 25 (52.08%) T-SQL
3 13 (27.08%) C#
4 4 (8.33%) VBA
5 3 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.25%) VB.NET
6 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.08%) C
7 1 (2.08%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 1 (2.08%) VB
7 1 (2.08%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 10 (20.83%) Active Directory
1 10 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (18.75%) Hyper-V
2 9 (18.75%) vSphere
3 5 (10.42%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (10.42%) SCCM
1 5 (10.42%) SCOM
1 5 (10.42%) SCOrch
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (2.08%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 21 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 11 (22.92%) VMware
3 2 (4.17%) Infor
3 2 (4.17%) Sage
4 1 (2.08%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.08%) CommVault
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle
4 1 (2.08%) Symantec
4 1 (2.08%) Tableau