Period
to 5 March 2021

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 5 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
5 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 189 208 199
Rank change year-on-year +19 -9 -15
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 12 32 79
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.27% 0.52% 1.07%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.97% 2.04% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 13 35 48
Median annual salary £44,000 £43,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.33% +8.86% +1.28%
10th Percentile £36,400 £40,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,250 £54,500 £48,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 1,237 1,566 1,908
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 27.94% 25.34% 25.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1,067 1,340 1,667
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,400
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 5 March 2021.

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 5 March 2021. 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
South Yorkshire -6 6 £44,000 -2.22%
West Yorkshire +32 5 £52,500 +22.09%
North Yorkshire +13 1 £45,000 -14.29%
SQL Server 2008
England

For the 6 months to 5 March 2021, 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 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 9 (75.00%) .NET
3 9 (75.00%) C#
4 7 (58.33%) Windows
4 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (58.33%) WCF
5 6 (50.00%) Use Case
5 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (50.00%) ReSharper
5 6 (50.00%) Subversion
5 6 (50.00%) TeamCity
5 6 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 6 (50.00%) DevExpress
5 6 (50.00%) YouTrack
5 6 (50.00%) WinForms
6 5 (41.67%) C
7 3 (25.00%) SQL
7 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (16.67%) TypeScript
8 2 (16.67%) Azure
8 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 2 (16.67%) Management Information System

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 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (8.33%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Azure
1 2 (16.67%) Power Platform
2 1 (8.33%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
1 1 (8.33%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (16.67%) Power BI
4 1 (8.33%) FileMaker
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) ReSharper
1 6 (50.00%) Subversion
1 6 (50.00%) TeamCity
1 6 (50.00%) YouTrack
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior BizTalk Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) .NET
2 7 (58.33%) WCF
3 6 (50.00%) WinForms
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
5 1 (8.33%) JMS
5 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (50.00%) Use Case
3 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (16.67%) MVC
4 2 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (8.33%) Demand Management
5 1 (8.33%) Information Management
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Product Management
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) C
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 2 (16.67%) TypeScript
5 1 (8.33%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) DevExpress
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle