The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in York 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 53 26
Rank change year-on-year +7 -27  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 3 10 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in York 0.80% 2.67% 11.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.23% 6.94% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 39
Median salary £37,500 £38,250 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.96% -7.83%  
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.38% +5.00%  

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 York with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
York
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 93 144 182
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in York 24.73% 38.40% 50.14%
Number of salaries quoted 88 121 168
Median salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in York

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in York 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 York

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in York

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in York

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 York region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (50.00%) C#
4 5 (50.00%) .NET
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (40.00%) Statistics
5 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
5 4 (40.00%) DTS
5 4 (40.00%) ERP
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (40.00%) XML
5 4 (40.00%) ETL
5 4 (40.00%) Progress
5 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
6 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
6 3 (30.00%) Data Management
6 3 (30.00%) Document Management
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (30.00%) Power BI
6 3 (30.00%) Data Strategy

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in York 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 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (10.00%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (40.00%) DTS
5 3 (30.00%) Power BI
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Developer
2 9 (90.00%) T-SQL Developer
3 7 (70.00%) SSIS Developer
4 6 (60.00%) Database Developer
4 6 (60.00%) SQL Database Developer
5 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 4 (40.00%) ETL Developer
5 4 (40.00%) SQL BI Developer
6 3 (30.00%) Business Developer
6 3 (30.00%) SSAS Developer
6 3 (30.00%) SSRS Developer
7 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
7 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
7 2 (20.00%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) ERP
1 4 (40.00%) ETL
1 4 (40.00%) Statistics
2 3 (30.00%) Data Management
2 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (30.00%) Data Strategy
2 3 (30.00%) Document Management
3 2 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 5 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) AAT
1 1 (10.00%) CIMA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Progress
3 1 (10.00%) Cognos
3 1 (10.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) VMware