The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
England / Yorkshire
Rank 116 91 73
Rank change year-on-year -25 -18  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 124 191 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.31% 2.94% 3.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.01% 8.71% 11.42%
Number of salaries quoted 112 155 242
Median salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.10% -1.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,550
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £52,500
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 Yorkshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 1768 2193 2346
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 32.97% 33.74% 31.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1535 1804 1980
Median salary £40,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.25% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2008 in Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -20 86 £42,500 +13.33% 9
South Yorkshire +14 14 £32,500 -16.66%
North Yorkshire +2 14 £40,000 +23.07%
East Yorkshire -3 8 £26,000 -5.45% 1
SQL Server 2008
England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 295 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 224 (75.93%) SQL
3 164 (55.59%) SQL Server 2012
4 160 (54.24%) Microsoft
5 113 (38.31%) T-SQL
6 112 (37.97%) C#
7 111 (37.63%) .NET
8 107 (36.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 94 (31.86%) Windows
10 89 (30.17%) MS Excel
11 84 (28.47%) SQL Server 2005
12 81 (27.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 74 (25.08%) IIS
14 71 (24.07%) Windows Server
15 66 (22.37%) Windows Server 2008
16 65 (22.03%) HTML
17 63 (21.36%) JavaScript
18 62 (21.02%) CSS
18 62 (21.02%) Agile Software Development
19 56 (18.98%) Scrum
19 56 (18.98%) ASP.NET
19 56 (18.98%) Microsoft Certification
20 53 (17.97%) Active Directory
21 52 (17.63%) Windows Server 2003
21 52 (17.63%) SQL Server 2014
22 50 (16.95%) Windows Server 2012
22 50 (16.95%) MS Exchange
23 47 (15.93%) VMware
24 45 (15.25%) SharePoint
25 43 (14.58%) MVC

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in 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 74 (25.08%) IIS
2 50 (16.95%) MS Exchange
3 45 (15.25%) SharePoint
4 39 (13.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 25 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2007
6 15 (5.08%) Skype for Business
7 14 (4.75%) Exchange Server 2003
8 13 (4.41%) SharePoint 2013
9 10 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2013
10 8 (2.71%) Tomcat
11 7 (2.37%) Umbraco
12 5 (1.69%) CMS
13 4 (1.36%) Office Communications Server
14 3 (1.02%) WebLogic
15 2 (0.68%) EPiServer
16 1 (0.34%) Oracle Service Bus
16 1 (0.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 1 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
16 1 (0.34%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 89 (30.17%) MS Excel
2 29 (9.83%) MS Office
3 13 (4.41%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.68%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (0.34%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.34%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.34%) FastStats
2 1 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.34%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.34%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (3.39%) Office 365
3 5 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (13.90%) SAN
2 25 (8.47%) NAS
3 21 (7.12%) Internet
3 21 (7.12%) VPN
4 15 (5.08%) LAN
5 13 (4.41%) WAN
6 12 (4.07%) Firewall
7 11 (3.73%) ISDN
7 11 (3.73%) VoIP
8 9 (3.05%) Wireless
9 8 (2.71%) DHCP
9 8 (2.71%) DNS
10 6 (2.03%) WebEx
11 3 (1.02%) IP Telephony
12 2 (0.68%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 295 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 164 (55.59%) SQL Server 2012
3 107 (36.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 84 (28.47%) SQL Server 2005
5 81 (27.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 52 (17.63%) SQL Server 2014
7 38 (12.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 37 (12.54%) Data Warehouse
9 30 (10.17%) Relational Database
10 9 (3.05%) Apache Cassandra
10 9 (3.05%) SQL Server 2000
11 5 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (1.69%) RDBMS
11 5 (1.69%) SQL Server 2016
12 4 (1.36%) Crystal Reports
12 4 (1.36%) DTS
12 4 (1.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (1.36%) QlikView
13 3 (1.02%) Oracle Database
13 3 (1.02%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 42 (14.24%) Visual Studio
2 20 (6.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (2.71%) Dreamweaver
4 4 (1.36%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (1.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (1.02%) NUnit
6 2 (0.68%) MSTest
6 2 (0.68%) Subversion
6 2 (0.68%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (0.68%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.34%) Bower
7 1 (0.34%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.34%) Grunt
7 1 (0.34%) Moq
7 1 (0.34%) NuGet
7 1 (0.34%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.34%) TeamCity
General
1 20 (6.78%) Finance
2 5 (1.69%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.36%) Legal
4 2 (0.68%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.68%) Retail
5 1 (0.34%) Advertising
5 1 (0.34%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 109 (36.95%) Developer
2 69 (23.39%) DBA
3 64 (21.69%) SQL DBA
4 53 (17.97%) SQL Developer
5 44 (14.92%) .NET Developer
6 38 (12.88%) Senior DBA
7 37 (12.54%) Analyst
8 35 (11.86%) Senior SQL DBA
9 30 (10.17%) C# Developer
10 28 (9.49%) Administrator
11 26 (8.81%) SQL Analyst
12 22 (7.46%) C# .NET Developer
12 22 (7.46%) Web Developer
13 21 (7.12%) .NET Web Developer
14 20 (6.78%) Senior Developer
15 16 (5.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 15 (5.08%) SQL Server DBA
16 15 (5.08%) Technical Engineer
17 14 (4.75%) Analyst Developer
17 14 (4.75%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (37.63%) .NET
2 65 (22.03%) HTML
3 62 (21.02%) CSS
4 56 (18.98%) ASP.NET
5 40 (13.56%) XML
6 27 (9.15%) .NET Framework
7 25 (8.47%) KnockoutJS
8 22 (7.46%) HTML5
8 22 (7.46%) Web Services
9 17 (5.76%) Entity Framework
10 15 (5.08%) Sass
11 14 (4.75%) jQuery
11 14 (4.75%) Razor View Engine
12 13 (4.41%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (4.41%) Raphaël
12 13 (4.41%) RequireJS
13 12 (4.07%) ASP.NET Web API
14 8 (2.71%) CSS3
14 8 (2.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 5 (1.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 33 (11.19%) Clustering
2 24 (8.14%) Replication
3 22 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (7.12%) Data Centre
5 14 (4.75%) User Experience
6 12 (4.07%) e-Learning
7 10 (3.39%) Computer Science
8 8 (2.71%) Management Information System
9 7 (2.37%) HP Storage
9 7 (2.37%) iPad
10 4 (1.36%) Hybrid Cloud
10 4 (1.36%) Private Cloud
10 4 (1.36%) Public Cloud
11 3 (1.02%) Celerra
11 3 (1.02%) CLARiiON
11 3 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.02%) iPhone
12 2 (0.68%) PKI
12 2 (0.68%) Virtual Team
13 1 (0.34%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 94 (31.86%) Windows
2 71 (24.07%) Windows Server
3 66 (22.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 52 (17.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 50 (16.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (7.80%) Unix
7 22 (7.46%) Linux
8 11 (3.73%) Windows 7
9 9 (3.05%) Windows Phone
9 9 (3.05%) Windows Phone 8
10 6 (2.03%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.34%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (21.02%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (18.98%) Scrum
3 43 (14.58%) MVC
4 40 (13.56%) Migration
5 35 (11.86%) Disaster Recovery
6 34 (11.53%) Performance Tuning
7 32 (10.85%) Business Intelligence
8 29 (9.83%) Change Control
9 23 (7.80%) Web Development
10 21 (7.12%) High Availability
10 21 (7.12%) Presales
11 20 (6.78%) ETL
11 20 (6.78%) Service Delivery
12 19 (6.44%) Performance Management
13 18 (6.10%) ITIL
13 18 (6.10%) Performance Improvement
14 17 (5.76%) Data Migration
15 15 (5.08%) Capacity Management
16 14 (4.75%) Mentoring
16 14 (4.75%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 224 (75.93%) SQL
2 113 (38.31%) T-SQL
3 112 (37.97%) C#
4 63 (21.36%) JavaScript
5 37 (12.54%) VB.NET
6 30 (10.17%) PowerShell
7 7 (2.37%) VB
8 3 (1.02%) R
9 2 (0.68%) Java
9 2 (0.68%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.68%) VBA
10 1 (0.34%) C++
10 1 (0.34%) VB6
Qualifications
1 56 (18.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (7.12%) MCSE
3 18 (6.10%) MCP
4 17 (5.76%) Degree
5 15 (5.08%) MCITP
6 11 (3.73%) MCTS
7 9 (3.05%) MCSA
8 6 (2.03%) GNVQ
8 6 (2.03%) HND
9 4 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.68%) MCPD
10 2 (0.68%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.68%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.34%) AAT
11 1 (0.34%) CCNA
11 1 (0.34%) CIMA
11 1 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.34%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.39%) SLA
2 2 (0.68%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.34%) Data Quality
System Software
1 53 (17.97%) Active Directory
2 35 (11.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (8.14%) Hyper-V
4 18 (6.10%) XenApp
5 13 (4.41%) VMware ESX
5 13 (4.41%) vSphere
6 8 (2.71%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.02%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.68%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 12 (4.07%) SCCM
2 6 (2.03%) DameWare
2 6 (2.03%) Perfmon
3 5 (1.69%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (1.69%) Opsview
4 3 (1.02%) Failover Clustering
4 3 (1.02%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (1.02%) SQL Sentry
5 1 (0.34%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.34%) LiteSpeed
5 1 (0.34%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 160 (54.24%) Microsoft
2 47 (15.93%) VMware
3 40 (13.56%) Citrix
4 22 (7.46%) Cisco
5 21 (7.12%) NetApp
6 19 (6.44%) Dell Compellent
7 14 (4.75%) CommVault
8 13 (4.41%) Nimble Storage
8 13 (4.41%) Oracle
9 12 (4.07%) HP
10 10 (3.39%) Civica
11 7 (2.37%) arcserve
11 7 (2.37%) Avaya
11 7 (2.37%) CA
11 7 (2.37%) Sitecore
12 6 (2.03%) SAP
13 5 (1.69%) CheckPoint
13 5 (1.69%) Kaspersky
13 5 (1.69%) Symantec
14 4 (1.36%) Progress
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