The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 550 733 667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 20.58% 21.61% 18.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 63.29% 59.64% 61.14%
Number of salaries quoted 513 561 558
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
SQL Server
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
869 1229 1091
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 32.51% 36.23% 30.47%
Number of salaries quoted 802 976 852
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Leeds region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in Leeds

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Leeds

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 610 (55.15%) SQL
2 552 (49.91%) C#
3 527 (47.65%) .NET
4 489 (44.21%) Microsoft
5 360 (32.55%) Agile Software Development
6 319 (28.84%) ASP.NET
7 289 (26.13%) MVC
8 262 (23.69%) T-SQL
9 243 (21.97%) Windows
9 243 (21.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 239 (21.61%) SQL Server 2008
11 231 (20.89%) SQL Server 2012
12 222 (20.07%) MS Excel
13 183 (16.55%) JavaScript
14 173 (15.64%) VMware
15 170 (15.37%) Finance
16 161 (14.56%) Oracle
17 158 (14.29%) Windows Server
18 152 (13.74%) ASP.NET MVC
18 152 (13.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 150 (13.56%) Scrum
20 141 (12.75%) HTML
21 139 (12.57%) .NET Framework
22 138 (12.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 135 (12.21%) ETL
24 132 (11.93%) Active Directory
25 131 (11.84%) SQL Server 2014
26 130 (11.75%) Microsoft Certification
27 125 (11.30%) Business Intelligence
28 123 (11.12%) WCF

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 93 (8.41%) MS Exchange
2 89 (8.05%) IIS
3 46 (4.16%) Exchange Server 2010
4 41 (3.71%) CMS
5 27 (2.44%) SharePoint
6 25 (2.26%) Tomcat
7 23 (2.08%) SAS
8 17 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2003
9 16 (1.45%) Sitecore CMS
10 14 (1.27%) Apache
10 14 (1.27%) Umbraco
11 13 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2007
11 13 (1.18%) WebSphere
12 12 (1.08%) JBoss
13 10 (0.90%) Skype for Business
14 8 (0.72%) OpenStack
15 7 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
16 6 (0.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 6 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 5 (0.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 222 (20.07%) MS Excel
2 41 (3.71%) MS Office
3 13 (1.18%) SPSS
4 3 (0.27%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.45%) Visualfiles
3 3 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.18%) Infor CRM
4 2 (0.18%) SDL Web 8
4 2 (0.18%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.090%) Magento
5 1 (0.090%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.090%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.090%) Sage CRM
5 1 (0.090%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 96 (8.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (2.89%) Office 365
3 13 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (0.81%) SaaS
5 5 (0.45%) AWS OpsWorks
6 3 (0.27%) PaaS
7 2 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.18%) GitHub
7 2 (0.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 83 (7.50%) SAN
2 58 (5.24%) LAN
3 55 (4.97%) Firewall
4 53 (4.79%) WAN
5 38 (3.44%) DNS
6 33 (2.98%) DHCP
7 32 (2.89%) NAS
8 21 (1.90%) VPN
9 18 (1.63%) Internet
10 9 (0.81%) IP Telephony
11 8 (0.72%) MPLS
11 8 (0.72%) VLAN
12 7 (0.63%) Intranet
12 7 (0.63%) TCP/IP
12 7 (0.63%) Wireless
13 6 (0.54%) Extranet
13 6 (0.54%) ISDN
13 6 (0.54%) VoIP
14 5 (0.45%) HTTP
14 5 (0.45%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 243 (21.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 239 (21.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 231 (20.89%) SQL Server 2012
4 152 (13.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 138 (12.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 131 (11.84%) SQL Server 2014
7 111 (10.04%) Data Warehouse
8 100 (9.04%) MySQL
9 95 (8.59%) SQL Server 2005
10 80 (7.23%) Relational Database
11 49 (4.43%) SSDT
12 42 (3.80%) SQL Server 2016
13 40 (3.62%) Big Data
13 40 (3.62%) Hadoop
14 35 (3.16%) RDBMS
15 32 (2.89%) NoSQL
16 30 (2.71%) Oracle Database
17 25 (2.26%) QlikView
18 22 (1.99%) OLAP
19 21 (1.90%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 118 (10.67%) Visual Studio
2 97 (8.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 30 (2.71%) Octopus Deploy
4 29 (2.62%) Git (software)
5 24 (2.17%) JMeter
6 13 (1.18%) JIRA
7 11 (0.99%) Selenium
8 10 (0.90%) ReSharper
9 9 (0.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 7 (0.63%) JUnit
11 6 (0.54%) Eclipse
12 4 (0.36%) NetBeans
12 4 (0.36%) NuGet
12 4 (0.36%) SoapUI
12 4 (0.36%) Visual Studio Team System
13 3 (0.27%) Jenkins
13 3 (0.27%) NUnit
13 3 (0.27%) SpecFlow
13 3 (0.27%) TeamCity
14 2 (0.18%) Subversion
General
1 170 (15.37%) Finance
2 37 (3.35%) Legal
3 26 (2.35%) Retail
4 25 (2.26%) Telecoms
5 17 (1.54%) Marketing
6 14 (1.27%) Banking
7 11 (0.99%) Law
8 9 (0.81%) Advertising
8 9 (0.81%) Manufacturing
9 6 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.36%) Back Office
11 3 (0.27%) Local Government
12 2 (0.18%) Electronics
12 2 (0.18%) Military
Job Titles
1 599 (54.16%) Developer
2 307 (27.76%) .NET Developer
3 201 (18.17%) C# Developer
3 201 (18.17%) SQL Developer
4 171 (15.46%) C# .NET Developer
5 118 (10.67%) Senior Developer
6 100 (9.04%) DBA
7 93 (8.41%) SQL DBA
8 87 (7.87%) Analyst
9 84 (7.59%) ASP.NET Developer
10 78 (7.05%) Software Engineer
11 74 (6.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 73 (6.60%) SQL Server Developer
13 71 (6.42%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 67 (6.06%) Administrator
15 63 (5.70%) .NET Software Engineer
16 62 (5.61%) C# Software Engineer
16 62 (5.61%) Senior SQL Developer
17 60 (5.42%) Applications Support
18 55 (4.97%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 527 (47.65%) .NET
2 319 (28.84%) ASP.NET
3 152 (13.74%) ASP.NET MVC
4 141 (12.75%) HTML
5 139 (12.57%) .NET Framework
6 123 (11.12%) WCF
7 111 (10.04%) CSS
8 99 (8.95%) jQuery
9 73 (6.60%) Web Services
10 72 (6.51%) AngularJS
11 69 (6.24%) ASP.NET Web API
12 61 (5.52%) WPF
13 58 (5.24%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 58 (5.24%) XML
14 57 (5.15%) KnockoutJS
15 49 (4.43%) Entity Framework
16 48 (4.34%) HTML5
17 34 (3.07%) Node.js
18 26 (2.35%) Ninject
19 24 (2.17%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 57 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (4.43%) Visualisation
3 47 (4.25%) Replication
4 41 (3.71%) Enterprise Software
5 37 (3.35%) Clustering
6 29 (2.62%) Data Centre
7 26 (2.35%) Data Integration
7 26 (2.35%) N-Tier
7 26 (2.35%) Streaming Music
8 13 (1.18%) Health Informatics
8 13 (1.18%) Informatics
8 13 (1.18%) Management Information System
9 12 (1.08%) Credit Risk
9 12 (1.08%) Statistics
10 11 (0.99%) NHS
10 11 (0.99%) User Experience
11 10 (0.90%) Computer Science
12 9 (0.81%) e-Learning
13 8 (0.72%) iPad
14 7 (0.63%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 243 (21.97%) Windows
2 158 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 83 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 77 (6.96%) Linux
5 74 (6.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 52 (4.70%) Unix
7 46 (4.16%) Windows Server 2003
8 38 (3.44%) Windows 7
9 6 (0.54%) Android
9 6 (0.54%) Apple iOS
9 6 (0.54%) Windows 10
10 5 (0.45%) AIX
10 5 (0.45%) HPUX
10 5 (0.45%) Solaris
10 5 (0.45%) Ubuntu
10 5 (0.45%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.18%) CentOS
13 1 (0.090%) SUSE
13 1 (0.090%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 360 (32.55%) Agile Software Development
2 289 (26.13%) MVC
3 150 (13.56%) Scrum
4 135 (12.21%) ETL
5 125 (11.30%) Business Intelligence
6 106 (9.58%) Software Engineering
6 106 (9.58%) TDD
7 92 (8.32%) Web Development
8 83 (7.50%) Performance Tuning
9 82 (7.41%) Mentoring
10 76 (6.87%) ITIL
11 65 (5.88%) OO
12 59 (5.33%) SDLC
13 56 (5.06%) DevOps
14 54 (4.88%) Data Modelling
15 52 (4.70%) High Availability
15 52 (4.70%) Unit Testing
16 49 (4.43%) Analytics
16 49 (4.43%) Continuous Improvement
17 43 (3.89%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 610 (55.15%) SQL
2 552 (49.91%) C#
3 262 (23.69%) T-SQL
4 183 (16.55%) JavaScript
5 91 (8.23%) PowerShell
6 76 (6.87%) Java
6 76 (6.87%) VB.NET
7 55 (4.97%) Python
8 37 (3.35%) Ruby
9 18 (1.63%) Bash Shell
10 15 (1.36%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 15 (1.36%) VB
11 12 (1.08%) VBA
12 9 (0.81%) PL/SQL
13 7 (0.63%) VB6
14 5 (0.45%) VBScript
15 4 (0.36%) Delphi
15 4 (0.36%) Haskell
16 3 (0.27%) C++
16 3 (0.27%) R
Qualifications
1 130 (11.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 74 (6.69%) Degree
3 31 (2.80%) MCSE
4 18 (1.63%) MCITP
5 17 (1.54%) Citrix Certification
6 15 (1.36%) MCSA
7 14 (1.27%) MCTS
7 14 (1.27%) Security Cleared
8 11 (0.99%) MCP
9 10 (0.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 9 (0.81%) SC Cleared
11 8 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (0.72%) ISEB
12 7 (0.63%) CCA
12 7 (0.63%) ISTQB
13 6 (0.54%) CCNA
13 6 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (0.36%) MCDST
14 4 (0.36%) MCPD
15 3 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (2.35%) QA
2 25 (2.26%) SLA
3 14 (1.27%) DICOM
3 14 (1.27%) HL7
4 9 (0.81%) Data Quality
4 9 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.54%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 132 (11.93%) Active Directory
2 108 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (4.16%) XenApp
4 40 (3.62%) Hyper-V
5 35 (3.16%) vSphere
6 27 (2.44%) XenDesktop
7 21 (1.90%) KVM
7 21 (1.90%) Xen
8 15 (1.36%) VMware ESX
9 10 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (0.63%) XenServer
11 5 (0.45%) GlusterFS
11 5 (0.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 5 (0.45%) Virtual Servers
12 4 (0.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 4 (0.36%) VMware Server
13 3 (0.27%) Terminal Server
14 2 (0.18%) Docker
14 2 (0.18%) OpenSIPS
14 2 (0.18%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 34 (3.07%) SCCM
2 23 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
2 23 (2.08%) Puppet
2 23 (2.08%) SCOM
3 16 (1.45%) Cobbler
3 16 (1.45%) Tivoli
4 9 (0.81%) WSUS
5 8 (0.72%) Failover Clustering
6 7 (0.63%) Ansible
7 6 (0.54%) Norton AntiVirus
8 5 (0.45%) Microsoft Clustering
9 2 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.18%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Intune
9 2 (0.18%) Nagios
9 2 (0.18%) Opsview
9 2 (0.18%) Salt
9 2 (0.18%) SmoothWall
9 2 (0.18%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 489 (44.21%) Microsoft
2 173 (15.64%) VMware
3 161 (14.56%) Oracle
4 80 (7.23%) Citrix
5 72 (6.51%) Cisco
6 35 (3.16%) Tableau
7 33 (2.98%) NetApp
8 25 (2.26%) Sitecore
9 18 (1.63%) Avaya
10 17 (1.54%) Splunk
11 14 (1.27%) HP
12 11 (0.99%) IBM
12 11 (0.99%) Veeam
13 10 (0.90%) Symantec
14 9 (0.81%) CommVault
14 9 (0.81%) SAP
15 7 (0.63%) Cognos
15 7 (0.63%) Dell Compellent
15 7 (0.63%) EPiServer
15 7 (0.63%) Kaspersky
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits, pension
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + BENS
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 per annum + 10%bonus + pension + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Bright IT
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + 10%bonus + pension + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Flexibility + Home Work
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £95,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum + Good Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leidos
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leidos
Posted: 26 days ago