Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 184 109 71
Rank change year-on-year -75 -38 +5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 16 125 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.38% 2.53% 3.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.61% 8.13% 12.60%
Number of salaries quoted 11 122 210
Leeds median annual salary £37,500 £46,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.79% +10.00% +13.33%
10th Percentile £30,000 £32,875 £32,000
90th Percentile £45,000 £60,000 £50,125
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -13.04% +8.24% +13.33%

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 993 1,537 1,698
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 23.71% 31.08% 30.76%
Number of salaries quoted 816 1,336 1,415
Leeds median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £31,500 £30,000 £27,600
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £59,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 18 September 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2008 in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2012
2 11 (68.75%) Windows Server
3 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 10 (62.50%) SQL
4 8 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 7 (43.75%) IIS
5 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (37.50%) Data Centre
6 6 (37.50%) Skype for Business
6 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (37.50%) Hyper-V
6 6 (37.50%) DHCP
6 6 (37.50%) DNS
6 6 (37.50%) SharePoint
6 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
7 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (25.00%) ERP
8 4 (25.00%) Unit4 Business World
8 4 (25.00%) Legal
9 3 (18.75%) MPLS
9 3 (18.75%) OSPF
9 3 (18.75%) BGP
9 3 (18.75%) VMware
9 3 (18.75%) Retail
9 3 (18.75%) NHS
9 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse

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 7 (43.75%) IIS
2 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 6 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 6 (37.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) DHCP
1 6 (37.50%) DNS
2 3 (18.75%) BGP
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (18.75%) MPLS
2 3 (18.75%) OSPF
2 3 (18.75%) Spanning Tree
2 3 (18.75%) VLAN
2 3 (18.75%) VoIP
2 3 (18.75%) WAN
3 1 (6.25%) HTTP
3 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (18.75%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (6.25%) MS Access
5 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (25.00%) Legal
2 3 (18.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
1 6 (37.50%) Project Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) ERP Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) IT Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Network Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) DBA
5 2 (12.50%) SQL DBA
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Support Specialist
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
2 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (6.25%) Classic ASP
2 1 (6.25%) CSS
2 1 (6.25%) CSS3
2 1 (6.25%) Dapper ORM
2 1 (6.25%) Entity Framework
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) HTML5
2 1 (6.25%) RESTful
2 1 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 3 (18.75%) NHS
3 2 (12.50%) PKI
4 1 (6.25%) Clustering
4 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
1 11 (68.75%) Windows Server
1 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (25.00%) ERP
3 3 (18.75%) Coaching
3 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
4 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (12.50%) MVC
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
5 1 (6.25%) Database Mirroring
5 1 (6.25%) High Availability
5 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Microservices
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office Automation
5 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
5 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) SDLC
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (18.75%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
5 1 (6.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) CCNA
1 3 (18.75%) CCNP
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) PMO
2 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (37.50%) Hyper-V
3 3 (18.75%) vSphere
4 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (6.25%) Docker
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco
2 3 (18.75%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) F5
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle