Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 86 88
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2 -31
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 8 25 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.72% 1.81% 1.98%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.37% 6.44% 6.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3 25 29
South Yorkshire median annual salary £31,000 £31,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.59% -16.00% +15.38%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,375 £29,850
90th Percentile £33,400 £41,850 £50,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 337 388 529
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 30.44% 28.10% 32.76%
Number of salaries quoted 273 329 488
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +4.90% +2.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £22,850
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £53,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in South Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in South Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Doncaster +6 5 £31,000 -15.07%
Sheffield +2 3 - - 1
SQL Server 2008
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
3 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) WAN
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) SAN
4 2 (25.00%) CA
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) arcserve
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) Wireless
4 2 (25.00%) WinForms
4 2 (25.00%) Network Optimisation
4 2 (25.00%) YouTrack

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
1 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
1 2 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (12.50%) DTS
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) ReSharper
1 2 (25.00%) Subversion
1 2 (25.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (25.00%) YouTrack
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (25.00%) DBA
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) SQL DBA
2 2 (25.00%) WinForms Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) WCF
2 2 (25.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) HP Storage
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (25.00%) Change Control
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (25.00%) Network Management
2 2 (25.00%) Network Optimisation
2 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (25.00%) Use Case
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) ETL
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Server
2 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) arcserve
1 2 (25.00%) CA
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco
1 2 (25.00%) DevExpress
1 2 (25.00%) HP
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Dell
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) VMware