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

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 182 128 85
Rank change year-on-year -54 -43 -14
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 135 259 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.30% 2.42% 3.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.69% 7.58% 9.53%
Number of salaries quoted 119 242 344
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.60% +2.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £23,500 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £52,650 £48,750 £48,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 2,879 3,419 4,280
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 27.74% 31.96% 34.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2,519 2,983 3,508
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £27,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
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 20 April 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 April 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 -58 107 £37,500 -6.25% 10
North Yorkshire 0 15 £37,500 +7.14% 1
South Yorkshire -7 8 £32,500 - 4
East Yorkshire -7 5 £49,500 +90.38%
SQL Server 2008
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 135 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 97 (71.85%) SQL
3 54 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 53 (39.26%) Microsoft
4 53 (39.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 46 (34.07%) .NET
6 40 (29.63%) C#
7 39 (28.89%) Business Intelligence
8 37 (27.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 35 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
10 34 (25.19%) Windows
11 28 (20.74%) Disaster Recovery
11 28 (20.74%) SQL Server 2014
12 27 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
12 27 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
12 27 (20.00%) ETL
13 26 (19.26%) ASP.NET
13 26 (19.26%) Performance Tuning
14 25 (18.52%) JavaScript
14 25 (18.52%) MVC
15 24 (17.78%) High Availability
15 24 (17.78%) SQL Server 2012
16 23 (17.04%) Visual Studio
17 22 (16.30%) HTML
18 21 (15.56%) IIS
18 21 (15.56%) SQL Server 2005
19 20 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
19 20 (14.81%) CSS
19 20 (14.81%) MS Exchange
19 20 (14.81%) Active Directory

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 (15.56%) IIS
2 20 (14.81%) MS Exchange
3 16 (11.85%) SharePoint
4 13 (9.63%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (7.41%) Skype for Business
6 8 (5.93%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (2.22%) Umbraco
8 2 (1.48%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.74%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 8 (5.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.74%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 20 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.22%) GitHub
2 3 (2.22%) Office 365
3 2 (1.48%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.48%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.48%) PaaS
4 1 (0.74%) SaaS
4 1 (0.74%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.11%) DNS
2 14 (10.37%) DHCP
3 7 (5.19%) Firewall
3 7 (5.19%) LAN
3 7 (5.19%) WAN
4 5 (3.70%) SAN
5 4 (2.96%) HTTP
6 3 (2.22%) FTP
6 3 (2.22%) Wireless
7 2 (1.48%) Internet
7 2 (1.48%) MPLS
7 2 (1.48%) SSL
7 2 (1.48%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.48%) VPN
8 1 (0.74%) BGP
8 1 (0.74%) EIGRP
8 1 (0.74%) IPsec
8 1 (0.74%) OSPF
8 1 (0.74%) VoIP
8 1 (0.74%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 53 (39.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 37 (27.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 28 (20.74%) SQL Server 2014
5 27 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
6 24 (17.78%) SQL Server 2012
7 21 (15.56%) SQL Server 2005
8 14 (10.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (8.15%) SQL Server 2000
11 10 (7.41%) Oracle Database
12 9 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
13 8 (5.93%) Oracle Database 11g
13 8 (5.93%) Oracle Database 12c
13 8 (5.93%) Oracle Reports
14 6 (4.44%) MS Access
15 3 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
15 3 (2.22%) Relational Database
16 2 (1.48%) Data Mining
16 2 (1.48%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 23 (17.04%) Visual Studio
2 10 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.22%) Bitbucket
3 3 (2.22%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.22%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (2.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (2.22%) webpack
4 2 (1.48%) Moq
4 2 (1.48%) MSTest
5 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 17 (12.59%) Finance
2 11 (8.15%) Advertising
3 8 (5.93%) Law
3 8 (5.93%) Retail
4 3 (2.22%) Legal
5 1 (0.74%) Marketing
5 1 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 52 (38.52%) Developer
2 32 (23.70%) DBA
3 28 (20.74%) SQL DBA
4 19 (14.07%) .NET Developer
5 18 (13.33%) Analyst
6 12 (8.89%) SQL Analyst
6 12 (8.89%) SSIS Developer
7 11 (8.15%) SQL Server DBA
7 11 (8.15%) Support Analyst
8 10 (7.41%) C# Developer
8 10 (7.41%) SQL Developer
8 10 (7.41%) SQL Support Analyst
8 10 (7.41%) Technical Analyst
9 9 (6.67%) Applications Support
9 9 (6.67%) Azure Engineer
9 9 (6.67%) Project Engineer
9 9 (6.67%) Senior DBA
9 9 (6.67%) Senior SQL DBA
9 9 (6.67%) Software Analyst
9 9 (6.67%) Software Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (34.07%) .NET
2 26 (19.26%) ASP.NET
3 22 (16.30%) HTML
4 20 (14.81%) CSS
5 15 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (10.37%) .NET Framework
6 14 (10.37%) Entity Framework
7 10 (7.41%) AngularJS
8 8 (5.93%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (5.19%) Classic ASP
9 7 (5.19%) jQuery
10 6 (4.44%) XML
11 5 (3.70%) HTML5
12 4 (2.96%) JSON
12 4 (2.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 3 (2.22%) WCF
14 2 (1.48%) KnockoutJS
14 2 (1.48%) LINQ
14 2 (1.48%) Web Services
14 2 (1.48%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.15%) Data Centre
1 11 (8.15%) Replication
1 11 (8.15%) Self-Motivation
2 10 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 9 (6.67%) PKI
4 8 (5.93%) Clustering
5 6 (4.44%) e-Learning
6 3 (2.22%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.22%) HP Storage
6 3 (2.22%) RSA SecurID
6 3 (2.22%) W3C
7 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.74%) Fintech
7 1 (0.74%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.74%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.74%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.74%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 34 (25.19%) Windows
2 19 (14.07%) Windows Server
2 19 (14.07%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (8.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (4.44%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.96%) Linux
5 4 (2.96%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.74%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.74%) SUSE
6 1 (0.74%) Unix
6 1 (0.74%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.74%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (28.89%) Business Intelligence
2 35 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (20.74%) Disaster Recovery
4 27 (20.00%) ETL
4 27 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
5 26 (19.26%) Performance Tuning
6 25 (18.52%) MVC
7 24 (17.78%) High Availability
8 13 (9.63%) Analytics
9 12 (8.89%) Coaching
9 12 (8.89%) Data Analysis
10 11 (8.15%) Mentoring
10 11 (8.15%) Problem Management
11 10 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
11 10 (7.41%) ERP
12 9 (6.67%) B2B
12 9 (6.67%) Customer Requirements
12 9 (6.67%) Scrum
13 8 (5.93%) Database Security
13 8 (5.93%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 97 (71.85%) SQL
2 54 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 40 (29.63%) C#
4 25 (18.52%) JavaScript
5 15 (11.11%) VB
6 8 (5.93%) PowerShell
6 8 (5.93%) VB.NET
7 4 (2.96%) VBA
8 1 (0.74%) ABAP
8 1 (0.74%) C
8 1 (0.74%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 1 (0.74%) Java
8 1 (0.74%) VB6
Qualifications
1 10 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (2.96%) Degree
3 2 (1.48%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.48%) MCITP
3 2 (1.48%) MCTS
4 1 (0.74%) CCNA
4 1 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.74%) MCSA
4 1 (0.74%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 2 (1.48%) QA
3 1 (0.74%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.74%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.74%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (14.81%) Active Directory
2 13 (9.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (9.63%) vSphere
3 12 (8.89%) Hyper-V
4 10 (7.41%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.48%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.74%) Docker
6 1 (0.74%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.74%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (5.19%) SCCM
1 7 (5.19%) SCOM
1 7 (5.19%) SCOrch
2 5 (3.70%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (2.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 3 (2.22%) Plesk
4 1 (0.74%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.74%) WSUS
Vendors
1 53 (39.26%) Microsoft
2 17 (12.59%) VMware
3 12 (8.89%) Oracle
4 5 (3.70%) Cisco
4 5 (3.70%) Symantec
5 4 (2.96%) CheckPoint
5 4 (2.96%) CommVault
6 3 (2.22%) arcserve
6 3 (2.22%) CA
6 3 (2.22%) HP
6 3 (2.22%) Sage
6 3 (2.22%) Tableau
7 2 (1.48%) Infor
8 1 (0.74%) Ariba
8 1 (0.74%) Citrix
8 1 (0.74%) Dell
8 1 (0.74%) Dell Compellent
8 1 (0.74%) NetApp
8 1 (0.74%) Nimble Storage
8 1 (0.74%) SAP