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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 641 655 697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 17.45% 20.87% 25.05%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 59.63% 62.44% 68.13%
Number of salaries quoted 529 550 624
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
1075 1049 1023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 29.27% 33.42% 36.77%
Number of salaries quoted 822 883 930
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 November 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Leeds

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server.

1 703 (55.71%) .NET
2 651 (51.58%) SQL
3 612 (48.49%) C#
4 513 (40.65%) Microsoft
5 506 (40.10%) ASP.NET
6 379 (30.03%) MVC
7 365 (28.92%) Agile Software Development
8 318 (25.20%) T-SQL
9 310 (24.56%) JavaScript
10 302 (23.93%) HTML
11 298 (23.61%) MS Excel
12 286 (22.66%) SQL Server 2008
13 276 (21.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 271 (21.47%) ASP.NET MVC
15 256 (20.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 253 (20.05%) Windows
17 239 (18.94%) CSS
18 226 (17.91%) .NET Framework
19 207 (16.40%) Finance
20 206 (16.32%) Oracle
21 198 (15.69%) Business Intelligence
22 170 (13.47%) WCF
23 161 (12.76%) WPF
24 158 (12.52%) jQuery
25 155 (12.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
26 151 (11.97%) SQL Server 2012
27 147 (11.65%) SQL Server 2005
28 146 (11.57%) Scrum
29 145 (11.49%) XML
30 142 (11.25%) Data Warehouse

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 107 (8.48%) SharePoint
2 91 (7.21%) MS Exchange
3 79 (6.26%) IIS
4 44 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2010
5 43 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2007
6 41 (3.25%) BizTalk Server
7 31 (2.46%) Apache
8 26 (2.06%) Office Communications Server
9 24 (1.90%) SharePoint 2010
10 21 (1.66%) WebSphere
10 21 (1.66%) SharePoint 2013
11 20 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2003
12 19 (1.51%) CMS
13 15 (1.19%) Tomcat
14 14 (1.11%) NServiceBus
15 13 (1.03%) SAS
16 11 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2013
17 10 (0.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 8 (0.63%) Lync
19 6 (0.48%) WordPress
Applications
1 298 (23.61%) MS Excel
2 56 (4.44%) MS Office
3 22 (1.74%) Photoshop
4 12 (0.95%) Adobe Illustrator
5 9 (0.71%) PowerPivot
6 3 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.24%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.16%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.079%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.079%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.079%) InDesign
8 1 (0.079%) MS Project
8 1 (0.079%) FastStats
8 1 (0.079%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 29 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.48%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 5 (0.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 3 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.24%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.079%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.079%) Line 500
6 1 (0.079%) Magento
6 1 (0.079%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 19 (1.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (1.19%) Office 365
3 1 (0.079%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 79 (6.26%) SAN
2 32 (2.54%) NAS
3 27 (2.14%) Cisco Nexus
4 26 (2.06%) Firewall
5 23 (1.82%) LAN
6 22 (1.74%) WAAS
7 21 (1.66%) WAN
8 18 (1.43%) VPN
9 14 (1.11%) FTP
10 11 (0.87%) DNS
11 10 (0.79%) HTTPS
11 10 (0.79%) HTTP
11 10 (0.79%) Internet
12 9 (0.71%) Cisco ASA
13 8 (0.63%) MPLS
13 8 (0.63%) OSPF
13 8 (0.63%) BGP
13 8 (0.63%) EIGRP
14 7 (0.55%) Wireless
14 7 (0.55%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 286 (22.66%) SQL Server 2008
2 276 (21.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 256 (20.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 155 (12.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 151 (11.97%) SQL Server 2012
6 147 (11.65%) SQL Server 2005
7 142 (11.25%) Data Warehouse
8 104 (8.24%) MySQL
9 80 (6.34%) Relational Database
10 54 (4.28%) Oracle Database
11 46 (3.65%) RDBMS
12 42 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
13 30 (2.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 29 (2.30%) Informix
15 25 (1.98%) Riak
16 20 (1.58%) SQL Server 2000
17 16 (1.27%) Big Data
18 14 (1.11%) QlikView
19 12 (0.95%) Microsoft Power View
20 11 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 130 (10.30%) Visual Studio
2 119 (9.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 31 (2.46%) MSTest
3 31 (2.46%) Subversion
4 30 (2.38%) NUnit
4 30 (2.38%) SpecFlow
5 27 (2.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 27 (2.14%) Moq
5 27 (2.14%) ReSharper
6 26 (2.06%) Selenium
7 15 (1.19%) Rhino Mocks
8 14 (1.11%) Git (software)
9 13 (1.03%) Octopus Deploy
10 12 (0.95%) SoapUI
11 9 (0.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 8 (0.63%) QuickTest Pro
12 8 (0.63%) FitNesse
12 8 (0.63%) Cucumber
13 7 (0.55%) TortoiseSVN
13 7 (0.55%) Eclipse
General
1 207 (16.40%) Finance
2 109 (8.64%) Retail
3 39 (3.09%) Legal
4 37 (2.93%) Marketing
5 25 (1.98%) Telecoms
6 14 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
7 10 (0.79%) Banking
8 8 (0.63%) Manufacturing
9 6 (0.48%) French Language
10 5 (0.40%) Games
11 4 (0.32%) Advertising
11 4 (0.32%) Back Office
12 3 (0.24%) Law
13 2 (0.16%) Automotive
13 2 (0.16%) Front Office
14 1 (0.079%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 638 (50.55%) Developer
2 282 (22.35%) .NET Developer
3 170 (13.47%) Analyst
4 156 (12.36%) Software Developer
5 139 (11.01%) Senior Developer
6 128 (10.14%) DBA
7 113 (8.95%) C# Developer
8 90 (7.13%) C# .NET Developer
9 70 (5.55%) Support Analyst
9 70 (5.55%) SQL Developer
10 68 (5.39%) Administrator
11 62 (4.91%) ASP.NET Developer
12 60 (4.75%) Applications Support
13 59 (4.68%) Architect
13 59 (4.68%) .NET Software Developer
14 53 (4.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 52 (4.12%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 52 (4.12%) Software Engineer
16 45 (3.57%) Web Developer
17 44 (3.49%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 703 (55.71%) .NET
2 506 (40.10%) ASP.NET
3 302 (23.93%) HTML
4 271 (21.47%) ASP.NET MVC
5 239 (18.94%) CSS
6 226 (17.91%) .NET Framework
7 170 (13.47%) WCF
8 161 (12.76%) WPF
9 158 (12.52%) jQuery
10 145 (11.49%) XML
11 125 (9.90%) WinForms
12 95 (7.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 82 (6.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 69 (5.47%) Web Services
15 54 (4.28%) Silverlight
16 53 (4.20%) Ajax
17 43 (3.41%) REST
18 37 (2.93%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 34 (2.69%) HTML5
20 32 (2.54%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 71 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
2 61 (4.83%) Enterprise Software
3 55 (4.36%) Clustering
4 53 (4.20%) N-Tier
5 46 (3.65%) Management Information System
6 42 (3.33%) NHS
7 37 (2.93%) Replication
8 24 (1.90%) Statistics
9 18 (1.43%) Data Integration
9 18 (1.43%) iPhone
9 18 (1.43%) iPad
10 17 (1.35%) GIS
11 15 (1.19%) Inversion of Control
12 14 (1.11%) Computer Science
13 13 (1.03%) Tandem
14 12 (0.95%) CLARiiON
14 12 (0.95%) Celerra
14 12 (0.95%) Open Source
15 10 (0.79%) FlexPod
15 10 (0.79%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 253 (20.05%) Windows
2 77 (6.10%) UNIX
3 69 (5.47%) Linux
4 47 (3.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 35 (2.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 32 (2.54%) Android
7 31 (2.46%) Apple iOS
8 19 (1.51%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (1.11%) Windows 7
10 11 (0.87%) Windows XP
11 4 (0.32%) Debian
11 4 (0.32%) Mac OS
12 3 (0.24%) CentOS
12 3 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.24%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.16%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.16%) SUSE
14 1 (0.079%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.079%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 379 (30.03%) MVC
2 365 (28.92%) Agile Software Development
3 198 (15.69%) Business Intelligence
4 146 (11.57%) Scrum
5 137 (10.86%) ITIL
6 134 (10.62%) OO
7 119 (9.43%) ETL
8 111 (8.80%) Performance Tuning
9 101 (8.00%) Software Engineering
10 87 (6.89%) Continuous Integration
11 86 (6.81%) TDD
12 82 (6.50%) E-Commerce
13 60 (4.75%) Kanban
14 59 (4.68%) OOP
15 58 (4.60%) Unit Testing
16 53 (4.20%) MVVM
16 53 (4.20%) CRM
16 53 (4.20%) Migration
17 48 (3.80%) UML
18 46 (3.65%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 651 (51.58%) SQL
2 612 (48.49%) C#
3 318 (25.20%) T-SQL
4 310 (24.56%) JavaScript
5 125 (9.90%) VB.NET
6 104 (8.24%) Java
7 59 (4.68%) VB
8 35 (2.77%) VBA
9 27 (2.14%) PHP
10 17 (1.35%) C++
11 13 (1.03%) PowerShell
12 12 (0.95%) Shell Script
13 11 (0.87%) C
14 9 (0.71%) Delphi
14 9 (0.71%) Python
14 9 (0.71%) VB6
15 5 (0.40%) PL/SQL
15 5 (0.40%) Perl
16 3 (0.24%) VBScript
17 2 (0.16%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 112 (8.87%) Degree
2 81 (6.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 48 (3.80%) MCSE
4 35 (2.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 34 (2.69%) MCITP
6 30 (2.38%) CCA
6 30 (2.38%) Citrix Certification
7 28 (2.22%) MCTS
8 26 (2.06%) MCSA
9 22 (1.74%) MCP
9 22 (1.74%) NCDA
9 22 (1.74%) NCIE
9 22 (1.74%) VTSP
10 16 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
11 14 (1.11%) MCAD
11 14 (1.11%) MCSD
11 14 (1.11%) VCAP
12 12 (0.95%) CCNP
12 12 (0.95%) CCEA
12 12 (0.95%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (5.63%) SLA
2 25 (1.98%) QA
3 7 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.24%) HL7
5 1 (0.079%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.079%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 118 (9.35%) Active Directory
2 97 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 76 (6.02%) Hyper-V
4 45 (3.57%) XenApp
5 32 (2.54%) XenServer
6 28 (2.22%) XenDesktop
7 26 (2.06%) vSphere
8 22 (1.74%) vCloud
9 11 (0.87%) Terminal Services
10 3 (0.24%) VMware ESX
10 3 (0.24%) Oracle RMAN
11 2 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.16%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 2 (0.16%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 11 (0.87%) Norton AntiVirus
2 8 (0.63%) SCCM
2 8 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (0.55%) NetBackup
3 7 (0.55%) Backup Exec
3 7 (0.55%) SCDPM
4 6 (0.48%) ARCserve
5 4 (0.32%) Puppet
6 3 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.24%) Data Guard
6 3 (0.24%) SCOM
6 3 (0.24%) MAILsweeper
7 2 (0.16%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.16%) Nagios
7 2 (0.16%) WMI
7 2 (0.16%) WSUS
7 2 (0.16%) Plesk
8 1 (0.079%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.079%) Foglight
8 1 (0.079%) Opsview
Vendors
1 513 (40.65%) Microsoft
2 206 (16.32%) Oracle
3 110 (8.72%) VMware
4 85 (6.74%) Citrix
5 57 (4.52%) Cisco
6 52 (4.12%) NetApp
7 32 (2.54%) Apple
8 28 (2.22%) CommVault
8 28 (2.22%) EMC
9 26 (2.06%) AppSense
10 25 (1.98%) Cognos
11 23 (1.82%) CheckPoint
11 23 (1.82%) EnterpriseDB
12 20 (1.58%) Business Objects
13 19 (1.51%) Informatica
13 19 (1.51%) Symantec
14 17 (1.35%) HP
15 14 (1.11%) Tableau
16 12 (0.95%) Veeam
16 12 (0.95%) 3PAR
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