Period
to 21 June 2018

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 6 months to 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 198 143 93
Rank change year-on-year -55 -50 -16
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 114 219 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.18% 2.05% 3.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.18% 6.25% 9.56%
Number of salaries quoted 102 201 313
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,800
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +5.82% -5.50%
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £50,000 £48,750
England median annual salary £46,056 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.35% - +5.88%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 2,727 3,503 3,932
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 28.26% 32.81% 32.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2,340 3,041 3,221
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 6 months to 21 June 2018.

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 6 months to 21 June 2018. 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
West Yorkshire -39 84 £37,500 -11.76% 5
North Yorkshire +7 17 £37,500 - 1
South Yorkshire -1 8 £32,500 - 2
East Yorkshire +2 4 £42,000 +61.54%
SQL Server 2008
England

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 114 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 83 (72.81%) SQL
3 49 (42.98%) .NET
4 44 (38.60%) T-SQL
5 42 (36.84%) Microsoft
6 41 (35.96%) C#
7 39 (34.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 32 (28.07%) Windows
9 31 (27.19%) Business Intelligence
10 30 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
11 29 (25.44%) Problem-Solving
12 27 (23.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 27 (23.68%) SQL Server 2014
13 26 (22.81%) Disaster Recovery
14 25 (21.93%) Visual Studio
15 23 (20.18%) MVC
15 23 (20.18%) JavaScript
15 23 (20.18%) ASP.NET
16 22 (19.30%) HTML
16 22 (19.30%) Performance Tuning
17 21 (18.42%) IIS
18 20 (17.54%) CSS
18 20 (17.54%) High Availability
18 20 (17.54%) Microsoft Azure
19 18 (15.79%) VB
19 18 (15.79%) SQL Server 2016
19 18 (15.79%) Windows Server
20 17 (14.91%) Windows Server 2012
20 17 (14.91%) Finance
21 16 (14.04%) ETL

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring 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 21 (18.42%) IIS
2 16 (14.04%) MS Exchange
3 14 (12.28%) SharePoint
4 11 (9.65%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (7.89%) Skype for Business
6 7 (6.14%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.88%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.88%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (6.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.51%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 20 (17.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.75%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.75%) Office 365
2 2 (1.75%) PaaS
2 2 (1.75%) SaaS
3 1 (0.88%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.53%) DHCP
1 12 (10.53%) DNS
2 5 (4.39%) Firewall
2 5 (4.39%) LAN
2 5 (4.39%) WAN
3 3 (2.63%) SAN
3 3 (2.63%) Wireless
4 2 (1.75%) HTTP
4 2 (1.75%) Internet
5 1 (0.88%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 39 (34.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 27 (23.68%) SQL Server 2014
3 27 (23.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (15.79%) SQL Server 2016
5 15 (13.16%) SQL Server 2005
5 15 (13.16%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (8.77%) Oracle Database
6 10 (8.77%) Oracle Database 11g
6 10 (8.77%) Oracle Database 12c
6 10 (8.77%) Oracle Reports
6 10 (8.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (7.89%) Amazon RDS
7 9 (7.89%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (3.51%) MS Access
9 3 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.75%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (1.75%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.88%) MySQL
11 1 (0.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (21.93%) Visual Studio
2 8 (7.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.63%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (2.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (2.63%) webpack
4 2 (1.75%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.88%) Bitbucket
General
1 17 (14.91%) Finance
2 8 (7.02%) Retail
3 7 (6.14%) Advertising
4 6 (5.26%) Law
5 3 (2.63%) Legal
6 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (37.72%) Developer
2 30 (26.32%) DBA
3 24 (21.05%) SQL DBA
4 19 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 17 (14.91%) Analyst
6 14 (12.28%) SQL Analyst
6 14 (12.28%) Support Analyst
7 13 (11.40%) SQL Support Analyst
8 11 (9.65%) C# Developer
8 11 (9.65%) Software Analyst
8 11 (9.65%) Software Support Analyst
8 11 (9.65%) Technical Analyst
9 10 (8.77%) Applications Support
10 9 (7.89%) Applications Support Analyst
10 9 (7.89%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 9 (7.89%) Project Engineer
10 9 (7.89%) SQL Developer
10 9 (7.89%) SQL Server DBA
10 9 (7.89%) Technical Support
10 9 (7.89%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (42.98%) .NET
2 23 (20.18%) ASP.NET
3 22 (19.30%) HTML
4 20 (17.54%) CSS
5 13 (11.40%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (8.77%) Entity Framework
7 9 (7.89%) .NET Framework
7 9 (7.89%) AngularJS
8 7 (6.14%) Classic ASP
9 6 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (4.39%) jQuery
11 4 (3.51%) HTML5
11 4 (3.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (3.51%) XML
12 2 (1.75%) JSON
12 2 (1.75%) KnockoutJS
12 2 (1.75%) LINQ
12 2 (1.75%) Web Services
12 2 (1.75%) WSH
13 1 (0.88%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.53%) Data Centre
1 12 (10.53%) Replication
2 11 (9.65%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (7.02%) e-Learning
4 8 (7.02%) PKI
5 6 (5.26%) Clustering
5 6 (5.26%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.63%) HP Storage
6 3 (2.63%) W3C
7 2 (1.75%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.75%) Fintech
8 1 (0.88%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.88%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 32 (28.07%) Windows
2 18 (15.79%) Windows Server
3 17 (14.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (4.39%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (27.19%) Business Intelligence
2 30 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (25.44%) Problem-Solving
4 26 (22.81%) Disaster Recovery
5 23 (20.18%) MVC
6 22 (19.30%) Performance Tuning
7 20 (17.54%) High Availability
8 16 (14.04%) ETL
9 11 (9.65%) B2B
9 11 (9.65%) Customer Requirements
9 11 (9.65%) ERP
10 10 (8.77%) Coaching
10 10 (8.77%) Scrum
11 9 (7.89%) Analytics
11 9 (7.89%) Data Analysis
11 9 (7.89%) Database Security
11 9 (7.89%) Mentoring
12 8 (7.02%) Capacity Planning
12 8 (7.02%) SDLC
12 8 (7.02%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 83 (72.81%) SQL
2 44 (38.60%) T-SQL
3 41 (35.96%) C#
4 23 (20.18%) JavaScript
5 18 (15.79%) VB
6 9 (7.89%) PowerShell
6 9 (7.89%) VB.NET
7 4 (3.51%) VBA
8 1 (0.88%) C
8 1 (0.88%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 1 (0.88%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (6.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (3.51%) Degree
3 2 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.75%) MCITP
3 2 (1.75%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.75%) QA
2 1 (0.88%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 15 (13.16%) Active Directory
2 12 (10.53%) Hyper-V
3 11 (9.65%) vSphere
4 10 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (7.02%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (4.39%) SCCM
1 5 (4.39%) SCOM
1 5 (4.39%) SCOrch
2 3 (2.63%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (0.88%) Plesk
Vendors
1 42 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 13 (11.40%) VMware
3 11 (9.65%) Oracle
4 3 (2.63%) arcserve
4 3 (2.63%) CA
4 3 (2.63%) Cisco
4 3 (2.63%) HP
4 3 (2.63%) Symantec
5 2 (1.75%) Infor
5 2 (1.75%) Sage
5 2 (1.75%) Tableau
6 1 (0.88%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.88%) CommVault