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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 87 82 55
Rank change year-on-year -5 -27  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 74 99 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.88% 3.00% 4.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.07% 8.08% 13.80%
Number of salaries quoted 66 90 151
Median salary £42,500 £38,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

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 Leeds with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 816 1226 1203
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 31.79% 37.16% 32.53%
Number of salaries quoted 735 988 1005
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing SQL Server 2008 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2008 in Leeds

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Leeds region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 194 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 149 (76.80%) SQL
3 115 (59.28%) SQL Server 2012
4 113 (58.25%) Microsoft
5 72 (37.11%) T-SQL
6 70 (36.08%) C#
7 61 (31.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 59 (30.41%) .NET
9 55 (28.35%) SQL Server 2005
10 54 (27.84%) Agile Software Development
10 54 (27.84%) Windows
10 54 (27.84%) MS Excel
11 53 (27.32%) IIS
12 52 (26.80%) Scrum
13 48 (24.74%) Microsoft Certification
14 46 (23.71%) Windows Server 2008
14 46 (23.71%) Windows Server
15 44 (22.68%) SQL Server 2014
16 43 (22.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 39 (20.10%) Citrix
18 38 (19.59%) Active Directory
18 38 (19.59%) VMware
19 35 (18.04%) Migration
19 35 (18.04%) MS Exchange
19 35 (18.04%) JavaScript
19 35 (18.04%) Windows Server 2012
20 33 (17.01%) Windows Server 2003
20 33 (17.01%) Disaster Recovery
21 30 (15.46%) MVC
21 30 (15.46%) SAN

SQL Server 2008
Top Related 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 53 (27.32%) IIS
2 35 (18.04%) MS Exchange
3 28 (14.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (10.82%) Exchange Server 2007
5 17 (8.76%) SharePoint
6 15 (7.73%) Skype for Business
7 10 (5.15%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (3.61%) Tomcat
8 7 (3.61%) Umbraco
9 6 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (1.55%) CMS
11 2 (1.03%) EPiServer
Applications
1 54 (27.84%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.03%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (15.46%) SAN
2 21 (10.82%) NAS
3 17 (8.76%) Internet
4 15 (7.73%) VPN
5 11 (5.67%) ISDN
5 11 (5.67%) VoIP
6 5 (2.58%) DHCP
6 5 (2.58%) DNS
6 5 (2.58%) Firewall
7 3 (1.55%) IP Telephony
8 2 (1.03%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (1.03%) LAN
8 2 (1.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 194 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 115 (59.28%) SQL Server 2012
3 61 (31.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 55 (28.35%) SQL Server 2005
5 44 (22.68%) SQL Server 2014
6 43 (22.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 27 (13.92%) Data Warehouse
7 27 (13.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 16 (8.25%) Relational Database
9 4 (2.06%) QlikView
9 4 (2.06%) RDBMS
9 4 (2.06%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (1.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (1.55%) SSDT
11 2 (1.03%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (1.03%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 2 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (1.03%) DB2
11 2 (1.03%) MySQL
11 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 17 (8.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (8.25%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.06%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (1.55%) NUnit
5 2 (1.03%) MSTest
5 2 (1.03%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.52%) Bower
6 1 (0.52%) Grunt
6 1 (0.52%) Moq
6 1 (0.52%) NuGet
6 1 (0.52%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.52%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (6.70%) Finance
2 5 (2.58%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.03%) Legal
4 1 (0.52%) Advertising
4 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 59 (30.41%) DBA
2 54 (27.84%) Developer
2 54 (27.84%) SQL DBA
3 35 (18.04%) Senior DBA
4 32 (16.49%) Senior SQL DBA
5 26 (13.40%) Administrator
6 25 (12.89%) SQL Developer
7 23 (11.86%) .NET Developer
8 15 (7.73%) Technical Engineer
9 14 (7.22%) Analyst
9 14 (7.22%) Web Developer
10 13 (6.70%) .NET Web Developer
11 12 (6.19%) Active Directory Engineer
11 12 (6.19%) Citrix Engineer
11 12 (6.19%) Citrix Server Engineer
11 12 (6.19%) Exchange Engineer
11 12 (6.19%) SAN Engineer
12 11 (5.67%) C# Developer
12 11 (5.67%) Senior Developer
12 11 (5.67%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (30.41%) .NET
2 26 (13.40%) XML
3 25 (12.89%) HTML
4 24 (12.37%) CSS
5 20 (10.31%) .NET Framework
6 17 (8.76%) HTML5
7 15 (7.73%) Entity Framework
7 15 (7.73%) KnockoutJS
8 13 (6.70%) ASP.NET
8 13 (6.70%) Sass
9 12 (6.19%) Raphaël
9 12 (6.19%) RequireJS
10 11 (5.67%) jQuery
11 10 (5.15%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (3.09%) CSS3
13 5 (2.58%) Razor View Engine
13 5 (2.58%) WPF
14 4 (2.06%) WCF
15 3 (1.55%) AngularJS
15 3 (1.55%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.37%) Clustering
2 20 (10.31%) Data Centre
3 15 (7.73%) Replication
4 12 (6.19%) e-Learning
4 12 (6.19%) User Experience
5 7 (3.61%) iPad
6 4 (2.06%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.06%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (2.06%) Private Cloud
6 4 (2.06%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.55%) Celerra
7 3 (1.55%) CLARiiON
7 3 (1.55%) iPhone
8 2 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.03%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.03%) PKI
9 1 (0.52%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 54 (27.84%) Windows
2 46 (23.71%) Windows Server
2 46 (23.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (18.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 33 (17.01%) Windows Server 2003
5 22 (11.34%) Linux
6 21 (10.82%) Unix
7 3 (1.55%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (27.84%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (26.80%) Scrum
3 35 (18.04%) Migration
4 33 (17.01%) Disaster Recovery
5 30 (15.46%) MVC
6 25 (12.89%) Performance Tuning
7 21 (10.82%) Presales
8 19 (9.79%) High Availability
8 19 (9.79%) Service Delivery
9 17 (8.76%) Performance Improvement
9 17 (8.76%) Performance Management
10 16 (8.25%) Data Migration
11 15 (7.73%) Change Control
12 14 (7.22%) Technical Architecture
12 14 (7.22%) Web Development
13 13 (6.70%) Capacity Management
14 12 (6.19%) Continuous Improvement
14 12 (6.19%) ETL
14 12 (6.19%) ITIL
15 10 (5.15%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 149 (76.80%) SQL
2 72 (37.11%) T-SQL
3 70 (36.08%) C#
4 35 (18.04%) JavaScript
5 26 (13.40%) PowerShell
6 18 (9.28%) VB.NET
7 3 (1.55%) R
8 2 (1.03%) Java
8 2 (1.03%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 48 (24.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (7.73%) MCSE
3 14 (7.22%) MCITP
4 12 (6.19%) MCP
5 10 (5.15%) MCTS
6 8 (4.12%) Degree
7 3 (1.55%) MCSA
8 2 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.03%) MCPD
8 2 (1.03%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.03%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.52%) CCNA
9 1 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.09%) SLA
2 2 (1.03%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.52%) Data Quality
System Software
1 38 (19.59%) Active Directory
2 28 (14.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (9.28%) XenApp
4 11 (5.67%) Hyper-V
5 9 (4.64%) vSphere
6 5 (2.58%) VMware ESX
7 3 (1.55%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (4.12%) SCCM
2 5 (2.58%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (2.58%) Opsview
3 3 (1.55%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (1.55%) SQL Sentry
4 1 (0.52%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.52%) LiteSpeed
4 1 (0.52%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 113 (58.25%) Microsoft
2 39 (20.10%) Citrix
3 38 (19.59%) VMware
4 21 (10.82%) NetApp
5 19 (9.79%) Dell Compellent
6 14 (7.22%) Cisco
6 14 (7.22%) CommVault
7 13 (6.70%) Nimble Storage
8 11 (5.67%) Oracle
9 10 (5.15%) Civica
10 7 (3.61%) Avaya
10 7 (3.61%) Sitecore
11 5 (2.58%) CheckPoint
11 5 (2.58%) HP
11 5 (2.58%) Kaspersky
11 5 (2.58%) Symantec
12 3 (1.55%) 3PAR
12 3 (1.55%) Dell
12 3 (1.55%) EMC
13 2 (1.03%) SAP
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