Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 144 62 79
Rank change year-on-year -82 +17 -27
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 78 228 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.59% 4.29% 3.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.02% 13.73% 9.58%
Number of salaries quoted 72 215 204
Leeds median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +4.58% -4.97%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £53,750 £48,750 £49,700
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -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 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 1,295 1,660 2,484
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 26.47% 31.26% 36.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1,127 1,515 1,986
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +1.20% +3.75%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £60,125
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 25 February 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2008 in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 78 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 60 (76.92%) SQL
3 44 (56.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 35 (44.87%) Microsoft
5 33 (42.31%) T-SQL
6 27 (34.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 25 (32.05%) SQL Server 2016
8 23 (29.49%) ETL
8 23 (29.49%) Business Intelligence
9 20 (25.64%) SQL Server 2005
10 18 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
10 18 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
11 17 (21.79%) High Availability
12 16 (20.51%) Performance Tuning
12 16 (20.51%) SQL Server 2014
13 14 (17.95%) .NET
13 14 (17.95%) Windows
14 13 (16.67%) Active Directory
14 13 (16.67%) VMware
14 13 (16.67%) Analytics
15 12 (15.38%) Data Analysis
15 12 (15.38%) C#
16 11 (14.10%) SQL Server 2000
16 11 (14.10%) MS Exchange
16 11 (14.10%) Windows Server
17 10 (12.82%) Database Security
17 10 (12.82%) Management Information System
17 10 (12.82%) MVC
17 10 (12.82%) DNS

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 (14.10%) MS Exchange
2 9 (11.54%) SharePoint
3 8 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (10.26%) IIS
4 7 (8.97%) Skype for Business
5 2 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.28%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (11.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.13%) Office 365
3 1 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.82%) DNS
2 8 (10.26%) DHCP
3 5 (6.41%) SAN
4 4 (5.13%) WAN
5 3 (3.85%) Firewall
5 3 (3.85%) FTP
5 3 (3.85%) LAN
6 2 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (2.56%) IP Telephony
6 2 (2.56%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.28%) DMVPN
7 1 (1.28%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.28%) HSRP
7 1 (1.28%) IPsec
7 1 (1.28%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.28%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (1.28%) SSL
7 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.28%) VPLS
7 1 (1.28%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 44 (56.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 27 (34.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 25 (32.05%) SQL Server 2016
5 20 (25.64%) SQL Server 2005
6 18 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
7 16 (20.51%) SQL Server 2014
8 11 (14.10%) SQL Server 2000
9 9 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (11.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (6.41%) Amazon RDS
10 5 (6.41%) MS Access
11 4 (5.13%) Relational Database
12 3 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (3.85%) QlikView
13 2 (2.56%) Data Mining
13 2 (2.56%) Oracle Database
13 2 (2.56%) RDBMS
14 1 (1.28%) Azure SQL Database
14 1 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 8 (10.26%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (10.26%) Law
2 6 (7.69%) Advertising
2 6 (7.69%) Finance
3 3 (3.85%) Legal
3 3 (3.85%) Retail
4 1 (1.28%) Marketing
4 1 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 27 (34.62%) Developer
2 21 (26.92%) DBA
2 21 (26.92%) SQL DBA
3 11 (14.10%) SQL Developer
4 10 (12.82%) Senior DBA
4 10 (12.82%) Senior SQL DBA
5 7 (8.97%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 7 (8.97%) ETL Developer
5 7 (8.97%) Project Engineer
5 7 (8.97%) SQL Server DBA
6 6 (7.69%) Analyst
7 5 (6.41%) Azure Engineer
8 4 (5.13%) Administrator
8 4 (5.13%) Architect
8 4 (5.13%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 4 (5.13%) Senior Developer
8 4 (5.13%) SQL Server Developer
9 3 (3.85%) .NET Developer
9 3 (3.85%) Junior
9 3 (3.85%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.95%) .NET
2 10 (12.82%) ASP.NET
3 5 (6.41%) .NET Framework
3 5 (6.41%) Classic ASP
4 3 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (2.56%) ADO.NET
5 2 (2.56%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (2.56%) Entity Framework
5 2 (2.56%) RESTful
6 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (1.28%) HTML
6 1 (1.28%) HTML5
6 1 (1.28%) LINQ
6 1 (1.28%) React
6 1 (1.28%) Silverlight
6 1 (1.28%) Spring
6 1 (1.28%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.82%) Management Information System
2 7 (8.97%) Clustering
3 6 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.69%) Data Centre
4 5 (6.41%) PKI
5 3 (3.85%) Replication
5 3 (3.85%) RSA SecurID
6 2 (2.56%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (2.56%) Private Cloud
6 2 (2.56%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.95%) Windows
2 11 (14.10%) Windows Server
3 8 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (8.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.13%) Linux
6 3 (3.85%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.56%) Mac OS
7 2 (2.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (29.49%) Business Intelligence
1 23 (29.49%) ETL
2 18 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
3 17 (21.79%) High Availability
4 16 (20.51%) Performance Tuning
5 13 (16.67%) Analytics
6 12 (15.38%) Data Analysis
7 10 (12.82%) Database Security
7 10 (12.82%) MVC
8 9 (11.54%) Problem Management
9 8 (10.26%) Capacity Planning
9 8 (10.26%) Coaching
9 8 (10.26%) Load Balancing
9 8 (10.26%) Mentoring
10 7 (8.97%) ITIL
11 6 (7.69%) SDLC
12 5 (6.41%) Project Management
12 5 (6.41%) Service Management
12 5 (6.41%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 60 (76.92%) SQL
2 33 (42.31%) T-SQL
3 12 (15.38%) C#
4 5 (6.41%) VB.NET
5 3 (3.85%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.85%) VB
5 3 (3.85%) VBA
6 2 (2.56%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.56%) VBScript
7 1 (1.28%) C
7 1 (1.28%) C++
7 1 (1.28%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 1 (1.28%) VB6
7 1 (1.28%) X++
Qualifications
1 10 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.56%) Degree
2 2 (2.56%) MCSE
3 1 (1.28%) CCNA
3 1 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.28%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 2 (2.56%) SLA
3 1 (1.28%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.28%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 13 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 9 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (8.97%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (8.97%) vSphere
4 5 (6.41%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.56%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.28%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.28%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (10.26%) SCCM
1 8 (10.26%) SCOM
2 7 (8.97%) SCOrch
3 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 3 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.56%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 35 (44.87%) Microsoft
2 13 (16.67%) VMware
3 5 (6.41%) CommVault
4 4 (5.13%) CheckPoint
4 4 (5.13%) Cisco
4 4 (5.13%) Citrix
5 3 (3.85%) NetApp
5 3 (3.85%) Oracle
5 3 (3.85%) Sage
5 3 (3.85%) Symantec
5 3 (3.85%) Tableau
6 2 (2.56%) Dell Compellent
6 2 (2.56%) HP
6 2 (2.56%) Infor
6 2 (2.56%) Nimble Storage
7 1 (1.28%) Dell
7 1 (1.28%) SAP