Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 220 133 94
Rank change year-on-year -87 -39 -14
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 79 230 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.86% 2.22% 3.05%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.17% 6.73% 9.86%
Number of salaries quoted 65 214 318
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £42,750 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.28% +9.62% -2.50%
10th Percentile £23,500 £26,250 £26,375
90th Percentile £50,000 £53,750 £48,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

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 2,496 3,417 3,602
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 27.10% 32.93% 30.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2,125 2,953 2,997
Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £41,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,800 £26,500
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 15 August 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 15 August 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 -67 61 £37,500 -16.67% 11
North Yorkshire -9 9 £45,000 +12.50% 2
South Yorkshire 0 7 £32,500 - 3
East Yorkshire +6 1 £51,500 +98.08% 1
SQL Server 2008
England

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 79 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 57 (72.15%) SQL
3 43 (54.43%) .NET
4 33 (41.77%) C#
4 33 (41.77%) Windows
5 32 (40.51%) T-SQL
6 30 (37.97%) Microsoft
7 24 (30.38%) Problem-Solving
8 20 (25.32%) VB
8 20 (25.32%) JavaScript
8 20 (25.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 19 (24.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 19 (24.05%) HTML
9 19 (24.05%) Windows Server
10 18 (22.78%) Visual Studio
10 18 (22.78%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (21.52%) IIS
11 17 (21.52%) ASP.NET
11 17 (21.52%) Business Intelligence
12 16 (20.25%) Finance
13 15 (18.99%) MVC
13 15 (18.99%) CSS
14 14 (17.72%) SQL Server 2014
14 14 (17.72%) Windows Server 2008
14 14 (17.72%) Microsoft Azure
15 13 (16.46%) Windows Server 2012
15 13 (16.46%) Performance Tuning
16 12 (15.19%) B2B
16 12 (15.19%) Customer Requirements
16 12 (15.19%) Self-Motivation

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 17 (21.52%) IIS
2 10 (12.66%) MS Exchange
3 8 (10.13%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (10.13%) SharePoint
4 6 (7.59%) Skype for Business
5 4 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.27%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 14 (17.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.53%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.53%) PaaS
2 2 (2.53%) SaaS
3 1 (1.27%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.86%) DHCP
1 7 (8.86%) DNS
2 3 (3.80%) WAN
3 2 (2.53%) Firewall
3 2 (2.53%) Internet
3 2 (2.53%) LAN
4 1 (1.27%) BGP
4 1 (1.27%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.27%) HTTP
4 1 (1.27%) MPLS
4 1 (1.27%) OSPF
4 1 (1.27%) SAN
4 1 (1.27%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (1.27%) VLAN
4 1 (1.27%) VoIP
4 1 (1.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (25.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (24.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (17.72%) SQL Server 2014
5 9 (11.39%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (10.13%) SQL Server 2016
7 7 (8.86%) Oracle Database
7 7 (8.86%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (8.86%) Oracle Database 12c
8 5 (6.33%) Amazon RDS
8 5 (6.33%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (5.06%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (5.06%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (5.06%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (2.53%) MS Access
10 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (1.27%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (22.78%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.80%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (1.27%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.27%) webpack
General
1 16 (20.25%) Finance
2 8 (10.13%) Advertising
3 7 (8.86%) Retail
4 3 (3.80%) Legal
5 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (36.71%) Developer
2 19 (24.05%) Analyst
3 17 (21.52%) SQL Analyst
4 16 (20.25%) DBA
5 15 (18.99%) .NET Developer
5 15 (18.99%) Support Analyst
6 14 (17.72%) SQL Support Analyst
7 13 (16.46%) Applications Support
7 13 (16.46%) SQL DBA
8 12 (15.19%) Software Analyst
8 12 (15.19%) Software Support Analyst
8 12 (15.19%) Technical Analyst
9 10 (12.66%) Applications Support Analyst
9 10 (12.66%) Technical Support
9 10 (12.66%) Technical Support Analyst
10 9 (11.39%) ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (11.39%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 8 (10.13%) Administrator
12 7 (8.86%) SQL Developer
12 7 (8.86%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (54.43%) .NET
2 19 (24.05%) HTML
3 17 (21.52%) ASP.NET
4 15 (18.99%) CSS
5 11 (13.92%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (7.59%) .NET Framework
6 6 (7.59%) AngularJS
6 6 (7.59%) Entity Framework
7 4 (5.06%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (5.06%) jQuery
8 3 (3.80%) HTML5
8 3 (3.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (2.53%) Classic ASP
9 2 (2.53%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (2.53%) LINQ
9 2 (2.53%) Web Services
10 1 (1.27%) JSON
10 1 (1.27%) SOAP
10 1 (1.27%) WCF
10 1 (1.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.19%) Self-Motivation
2 11 (13.92%) Replication
3 9 (11.39%) Data Centre
4 8 (10.13%) e-Learning
5 6 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (5.06%) PKI
7 2 (2.53%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.53%) Fintech
7 2 (2.53%) NHS
8 1 (1.27%) Clustering
8 1 (1.27%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (1.27%) HP Storage
8 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.27%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 33 (41.77%) Windows
2 19 (24.05%) Windows Server
3 14 (17.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (16.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.53%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (30.38%) Problem-Solving
2 18 (22.78%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (21.52%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (18.99%) MVC
5 13 (16.46%) Performance Tuning
6 12 (15.19%) B2B
6 12 (15.19%) Customer Requirements
7 9 (11.39%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (11.39%) ERP
7 9 (11.39%) Scrum
8 8 (10.13%) Workflow
9 7 (8.86%) High Availability
10 5 (6.33%) Coaching
10 5 (6.33%) Data Analysis
10 5 (6.33%) Mentoring
10 5 (6.33%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (5.06%) ETL
11 4 (5.06%) ITIL
11 4 (5.06%) OOP
12 3 (3.80%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 57 (72.15%) SQL
2 33 (41.77%) C#
3 32 (40.51%) T-SQL
4 20 (25.32%) JavaScript
4 20 (25.32%) VB
5 8 (10.13%) PowerShell
6 6 (7.59%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.53%) JCL
7 2 (2.53%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (5.06%) Degree
2 2 (2.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.27%) CCNA
3 1 (1.27%) CCNP
3 1 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) HL7
2 1 (1.27%) PMO
2 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 10 (12.66%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.86%) Hyper-V
3 6 (7.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (7.59%) vSphere
4 1 (1.27%) Docker
4 1 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 30 (37.97%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.66%) Oracle
3 8 (10.13%) VMware
4 2 (2.53%) Cisco
5 1 (1.27%) arcserve
5 1 (1.27%) Asigra
5 1 (1.27%) CA
5 1 (1.27%) HP
5 1 (1.27%) Symantec
5 1 (1.27%) Tableau