Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 198 165 94
Rank change year-on-year -33 -71 -18
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 81 147 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.09% 1.53% 3.07%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.21% 5.57% 10.24%
Number of salaries quoted 48 131 316
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +18.42% +1.33%
10th Percentile £26,450 £27,500 £29,188
90th Percentile £50,375 £60,000 £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 1,923 2,639 3,224
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 25.90% 27.53% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1,626 2,295 2,803
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,938 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £58,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +3.26%

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 16 January 2019.

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 16 January 2019. 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 -12 69 £40,000 -11.11% 12
South Yorkshire +1 9 £28,500 - 3
North Yorkshire -24 3 £38,000 -15.56% 1
SQL Server 2008
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 81 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 58 (71.60%) SQL
3 36 (44.44%) Windows
4 33 (40.74%) Microsoft
5 32 (39.51%) T-SQL
6 31 (38.27%) Performance Tuning
7 29 (35.80%) Windows Server
7 29 (35.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 26 (32.10%) .NET
9 23 (28.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 19 (23.46%) C#
10 19 (23.46%) Windows Server 2008
11 18 (22.22%) IIS
12 17 (20.99%) Active Directory
12 17 (20.99%) SQL Server 2016
13 16 (19.75%) Microsoft Azure
13 16 (19.75%) Windows Server 2012
14 15 (18.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 14 (17.28%) SQL Server 2012
15 14 (17.28%) Problem-Solving
15 14 (17.28%) Oracle
16 13 (16.05%) HTML
16 13 (16.05%) JavaScript
16 13 (16.05%) ASP.NET
16 13 (16.05%) Data Warehouse
17 12 (14.81%) VB
17 12 (14.81%) DHCP
17 12 (14.81%) DNS
18 11 (13.58%) Business Intelligence
18 11 (13.58%) SharePoint

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 18 (22.22%) IIS
2 11 (13.58%) MS Exchange
2 11 (13.58%) SharePoint
3 10 (12.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (12.35%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.23%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (19.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (9.88%) SaaS
3 6 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (4.94%) Yammer
5 1 (1.23%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (1.23%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.81%) DHCP
1 12 (14.81%) DNS
2 6 (7.41%) WAN
3 5 (6.17%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (6.17%) LAN
3 5 (6.17%) MPLS
3 5 (6.17%) VoIP
4 4 (4.94%) Skype
4 4 (4.94%) WebEx
5 3 (3.70%) BGP
5 3 (3.70%) OSPF
5 3 (3.70%) Spanning Tree
5 3 (3.70%) VLAN
6 2 (2.47%) FTP
7 1 (1.23%) Firewall
7 1 (1.23%) SAN
7 1 (1.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (35.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 23 (28.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (20.99%) SQL Server 2016
5 15 (18.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 14 (17.28%) SQL Server 2012
7 13 (16.05%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (9.88%) SQL Server 2014
9 7 (8.64%) Amazon RDS
10 6 (7.41%) Oracle Database
10 6 (7.41%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (7.41%) Oracle Database 12c
11 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 4 (4.94%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (3.70%) Azure SQL Database
12 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
13 1 (1.23%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 1 (1.23%) NoSQL
13 1 (1.23%) RavenDB
13 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (6.17%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.23%) Moq
4 1 (1.23%) NUnit
4 1 (1.23%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.23%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (8.64%) Legal
2 6 (7.41%) Finance
3 5 (6.17%) Retail
4 3 (3.70%) Advertising
5 2 (2.47%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (41.98%) DBA
2 27 (33.33%) SQL DBA
3 22 (27.16%) Administrator
4 16 (19.75%) Developer
5 14 (17.28%) Analyst
6 11 (13.58%) SQL Analyst
7 10 (12.35%) Project Engineer
8 8 (9.88%) Applications Support
8 8 (9.88%) SQL Developer
9 7 (8.64%) Support Analyst
10 6 (7.41%) Software Analyst
10 6 (7.41%) Software Support Analyst
11 5 (6.17%) Network Engineer
12 4 (4.94%) .NET Developer
12 4 (4.94%) ASP.NET Developer
12 4 (4.94%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 4 (4.94%) Senior Developer
12 4 (4.94%) SQL Server Analyst
12 4 (4.94%) SQL Server DBA
12 4 (4.94%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (32.10%) .NET
2 13 (16.05%) ASP.NET
2 13 (16.05%) HTML
3 7 (8.64%) CSS
4 5 (6.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (6.17%) XML
5 4 (4.94%) .NET Framework
6 3 (3.70%) ADO.NET
6 3 (3.70%) XSD
7 2 (2.47%) CSS3
7 2 (2.47%) Entity Framework
7 2 (2.47%) HTML5
8 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (1.23%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (1.23%) LESS
8 1 (1.23%) RESTful
8 1 (1.23%) Sass
8 1 (1.23%) SignalR
8 1 (1.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (1.23%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.35%) Data Centre
2 8 (9.88%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.41%) NHS
3 6 (7.41%) Replication
3 6 (7.41%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (4.94%) e-Learning
4 4 (4.94%) Fintech
5 2 (2.47%) RSA SecurID
6 1 (1.23%) Blog
6 1 (1.23%) Clustering
6 1 (1.23%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.23%) HP Storage
6 1 (1.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 36 (44.44%) Windows
2 29 (35.80%) Windows Server
3 19 (23.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (19.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (6.17%) Linux
6 4 (4.94%) Unix
7 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.23%) Solaris
8 1 (1.23%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (38.27%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (17.28%) Problem-Solving
3 11 (13.58%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (13.58%) Database Security
3 11 (13.58%) ITIL
4 9 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (9.88%) Change Management
5 8 (9.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (9.88%) High Availability
5 8 (9.88%) Mentoring
6 7 (8.64%) Scrum
6 7 (8.64%) Statistics
7 6 (7.41%) B2B
7 6 (7.41%) Customer Requirements
7 6 (7.41%) Data Analysis
7 6 (7.41%) ERP
7 6 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (6.17%) Change Control
8 5 (6.17%) Coaching
8 5 (6.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 58 (71.60%) SQL
2 32 (39.51%) T-SQL
3 19 (23.46%) C#
4 13 (16.05%) JavaScript
5 12 (14.81%) VB
6 9 (11.11%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.70%) JCL
8 1 (1.23%) C
8 1 (1.23%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 1 (1.23%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (4.94%) Degree
1 4 (4.94%) SC Cleared
1 4 (4.94%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.70%) CCNA
2 3 (3.70%) CCNP
2 3 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.88%) SLA
2 5 (6.17%) HL7
2 5 (6.17%) PMO
3 3 (3.70%) Data Quality
4 2 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (20.99%) Active Directory
2 11 (13.58%) Hyper-V
3 5 (6.17%) vSphere
4 1 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 2 (2.47%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 33 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 14 (17.28%) Oracle
3 10 (12.35%) Cisco
4 6 (7.41%) VMware
5 3 (3.70%) Tableau
6 2 (2.47%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.47%) CommVault
6 2 (2.47%) F5
6 2 (2.47%) Symantec
7 1 (1.23%) Adobe
7 1 (1.23%) arcserve
7 1 (1.23%) CA
7 1 (1.23%) HP
7 1 (1.23%) IDERA
7 1 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.23%) Splunk