Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 223 123 85
Rank change year-on-year -100 -38 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 63 207 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.76% 2.18% 3.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.86% 7.13% 10.84%
Number of salaries quoted 44 190 338
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,050 £26,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £50,875 £57,750 £48,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 2,206 2,905 3,348
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 26.50% 30.54% 29.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1,842 2,495 2,846
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 20 October 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 20 October 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 -69 52 £41,000 -8.89% 8
South Yorkshire -7 5 £29,250 -0.85% 3
North Yorkshire -18 5 £40,000 -23.81%
SQL Server 2008
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 63 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 48 (76.19%) SQL
3 28 (44.44%) T-SQL
4 27 (42.86%) Windows
5 26 (41.27%) .NET
6 24 (38.10%) Microsoft
7 23 (36.51%) Performance Tuning
8 22 (34.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 20 (31.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 20 (31.75%) Windows Server
10 19 (30.16%) C#
11 16 (25.40%) Windows Server 2008
11 16 (25.40%) Oracle
12 13 (20.63%) IIS
13 12 (19.05%) Database Security
13 12 (19.05%) ASP.NET
13 12 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (17.46%) VB
14 11 (17.46%) SQL Server 2016
14 11 (17.46%) Problem-Solving
15 10 (15.87%) HTML
15 10 (15.87%) JavaScript
15 10 (15.87%) Data Warehouse
15 10 (15.87%) PowerShell
15 10 (15.87%) Microsoft Azure
16 9 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
16 9 (14.29%) High Availability
16 9 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
16 9 (14.29%) Oracle Database
17 8 (12.70%) SQL Server 2012

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 13 (20.63%) IIS
2 5 (7.94%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (6.35%) MS Exchange
3 4 (6.35%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.59%) SAS
4 1 (1.59%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (11.11%) SaaS
3 6 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (6.35%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.35%) DHCP
1 4 (6.35%) DNS
1 4 (6.35%) Skype
1 4 (6.35%) WebEx
2 3 (4.76%) BGP
2 3 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (4.76%) MPLS
2 3 (4.76%) OSPF
2 3 (4.76%) Spanning Tree
2 3 (4.76%) VLAN
2 3 (4.76%) VoIP
2 3 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (34.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (31.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (17.46%) SQL Server 2016
5 10 (15.87%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (14.29%) Oracle Database
6 9 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
7 8 (12.70%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
9 6 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (9.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (3.17%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (1.59%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (12.70%) Finance
2 4 (6.35%) Advertising
2 4 (6.35%) Retail
3 3 (4.76%) Legal
3 3 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (44.44%) DBA
2 20 (31.75%) Administrator
3 19 (30.16%) SQL DBA
4 15 (23.81%) Developer
5 14 (22.22%) Analyst
6 13 (20.63%) SQL Analyst
7 8 (12.70%) SQL Support Analyst
7 8 (12.70%) Support Analyst
8 7 (11.11%) .NET Developer
8 7 (11.11%) Software Analyst
8 7 (11.11%) Software Support Analyst
8 7 (11.11%) SQL Developer
9 6 (9.52%) Applications Support
9 6 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (7.94%) ERP Analyst
10 5 (7.94%) Systems Analyst
11 4 (6.35%) Database Developer
11 4 (6.35%) Project Engineer
11 4 (6.35%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (41.27%) .NET
2 12 (19.05%) ASP.NET
3 10 (15.87%) HTML
4 6 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (9.52%) CSS
5 3 (4.76%) ADO.NET
5 3 (4.76%) XML
5 3 (4.76%) XSD
6 2 (3.17%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.59%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (1.59%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (7.94%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.94%) e-Learning
3 4 (6.35%) Fintech
3 4 (6.35%) NHS
4 3 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.76%) Replication
5 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (42.86%) Windows
2 20 (31.75%) Windows Server
3 16 (25.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (12.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (36.51%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (19.05%) Database Security
3 11 (17.46%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (14.29%) High Availability
5 8 (12.70%) ERP
5 8 (12.70%) Scrum
6 7 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (11.11%) B2B
6 7 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
6 7 (11.11%) MVC
7 6 (9.52%) Statistics
8 5 (7.94%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (7.94%) Workflow
9 4 (6.35%) Data Analysis
9 4 (6.35%) Data Privacy
9 4 (6.35%) E-Commerce
9 4 (6.35%) ETL
9 4 (6.35%) ITIL
9 4 (6.35%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 48 (76.19%) SQL
2 28 (44.44%) T-SQL
3 19 (30.16%) C#
4 11 (17.46%) VB
5 10 (15.87%) JavaScript
5 10 (15.87%) PowerShell
6 3 (4.76%) JCL
7 1 (1.59%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (6.35%) Degree
2 3 (4.76%) CCNA
2 3 (4.76%) CCNP
2 3 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.94%) SLA
2 3 (4.76%) HL7
2 3 (4.76%) PMO
3 1 (1.59%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (12.70%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.35%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.59%) vSphere
Vendors
1 24 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 16 (25.40%) Oracle
3 3 (4.76%) Cisco
4 2 (3.17%) F5
4 2 (3.17%) Tableau
5 1 (1.59%) Splunk
5 1 (1.59%) VMware