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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 650 649 650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 18.81% 19.94% 22.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 60.19% 58.26% 62.86%
Number of salaries quoted 569 533 597
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
1080 1114 1034
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 31.25% 34.23% 35.17%
Number of salaries quoted 889 904 917
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Leeds

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 721 (58.29%) .NET
2 699 (56.51%) SQL
3 658 (53.19%) C#
4 544 (43.98%) ASP.NET
5 513 (41.47%) Microsoft
6 412 (33.31%) Agile Software Development
7 375 (30.32%) MVC
8 334 (27.00%) T-SQL
9 310 (25.06%) HTML
10 297 (24.01%) JavaScript
10 297 (24.01%) MS Excel
11 283 (22.88%) ASP.NET MVC
12 278 (22.47%) SQL Server 2008
13 250 (20.21%) Windows
14 242 (19.56%) .NET Framework
15 238 (19.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 229 (18.51%) CSS
17 227 (18.35%) Finance
18 210 (16.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 200 (16.17%) Business Intelligence
20 199 (16.09%) WPF
21 176 (14.23%) XML
22 172 (13.90%) Scrum
23 170 (13.74%) WCF
24 167 (13.50%) Oracle
25 159 (12.85%) OO
26 154 (12.45%) VB.NET
27 151 (12.21%) Visual Studio
28 144 (11.64%) jQuery
29 142 (11.48%) Retail

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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
1 114 (9.22%) SharePoint
2 101 (8.16%) MS Exchange
3 91 (7.36%) IIS
4 52 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2010
5 51 (4.12%) Exchange Server 2007
6 50 (4.04%) BizTalk Server
7 33 (2.67%) Apache
8 30 (2.43%) Exchange Server 2013
8 30 (2.43%) Exchange Server 2003
9 27 (2.18%) SharePoint 2010
10 25 (2.02%) SharePoint 2013
11 22 (1.78%) Office Communications Server
12 20 (1.62%) CMS
13 16 (1.29%) WebSphere
14 15 (1.21%) SAS
15 11 (0.89%) Tomcat
16 10 (0.81%) OpenEdge
17 9 (0.73%) NServiceBus
18 8 (0.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
19 6 (0.49%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 297 (24.01%) MS Excel
2 52 (4.20%) MS Office
3 29 (2.34%) Photoshop
4 11 (0.89%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.32%) SPSS
5 4 (0.32%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.16%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.081%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.081%) FastStats
7 1 (0.081%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 36 (2.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.49%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 5 (0.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.16%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.081%) Magento
5 1 (0.081%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 24 (1.94%) Office 365
1 24 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 100 (8.08%) SAN
2 44 (3.56%) NAS
3 37 (2.99%) VPN
4 34 (2.75%) Firewall
5 23 (1.86%) DNS
6 22 (1.78%) WAN
7 21 (1.70%) LAN
8 19 (1.54%) Cisco Nexus
8 19 (1.54%) Wireless
9 17 (1.37%) VoIP
10 16 (1.29%) Cisco ASA
11 14 (1.13%) Internet
11 14 (1.13%) FTP
11 14 (1.13%) WAAS
12 12 (0.97%) TCP/IP
13 11 (0.89%) MPLS
13 11 (0.89%) OSPF
13 11 (0.89%) EIGRP
13 11 (0.89%) BGP
14 10 (0.81%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 278 (22.47%) SQL Server 2008
2 238 (19.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 210 (16.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 134 (10.83%) SQL Server 2012
5 132 (10.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 124 (10.02%) Data Warehouse
7 114 (9.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 95 (7.68%) MySQL
9 68 (5.50%) Relational Database
10 50 (4.04%) Big Data
11 26 (2.10%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 25 (2.02%) RDBMS
13 24 (1.94%) Oracle Database
14 21 (1.70%) Data Mining
15 19 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
16 17 (1.37%) SQL Server 2000
17 14 (1.13%) QlikView
17 14 (1.13%) Oracle Database 11g
18 13 (1.05%) Oracle9i Database
18 13 (1.05%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 151 (12.21%) Visual Studio
2 126 (10.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 62 (5.01%) Moq
4 59 (4.77%) ReSharper
5 47 (3.80%) SoapUI
6 43 (3.48%) Subversion
7 35 (2.83%) NUnit
8 30 (2.43%) SpecFlow
9 29 (2.34%) MSTest
10 24 (1.94%) Git (software)
11 23 (1.86%) Selenium
12 17 (1.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 15 (1.21%) FitNesse
13 15 (1.21%) Rhino Mocks
14 12 (0.97%) Octopus Deploy
14 12 (0.97%) TortoiseSVN
15 10 (0.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 8 (0.65%) Eclipse
17 7 (0.57%) JUnit
18 5 (0.40%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 227 (18.35%) Finance
2 142 (11.48%) Retail
3 44 (3.56%) Pharmaceutical
4 43 (3.48%) Legal
5 29 (2.34%) Telecoms
6 25 (2.02%) Marketing
7 13 (1.05%) Banking
8 8 (0.65%) Manufacturing
9 7 (0.57%) French Language
10 4 (0.32%) Games
11 3 (0.24%) Publishing
11 3 (0.24%) Back Office
12 2 (0.16%) Advertising
12 2 (0.16%) Automotive
12 2 (0.16%) Law
Job Titles
1 644 (52.06%) Developer
2 267 (21.58%) .NET Developer
3 168 (13.58%) Senior Developer
4 147 (11.88%) Software Developer
5 139 (11.24%) Analyst
6 102 (8.25%) C# Developer
7 99 (8.00%) DBA
8 80 (6.47%) C# .NET Developer
9 79 (6.39%) Software Engineer
10 63 (5.09%) SQL Developer
11 62 (5.01%) Support Analyst
12 56 (4.53%) Applications Support
12 56 (4.53%) SQL DBA
13 50 (4.04%) .NET Software Developer
14 47 (3.80%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 46 (3.72%) Senior .NET Developer
16 45 (3.64%) Architect
17 43 (3.48%) Administrator
18 42 (3.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
19 41 (3.31%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 721 (58.29%) .NET
2 544 (43.98%) ASP.NET
3 310 (25.06%) HTML
4 283 (22.88%) ASP.NET MVC
5 242 (19.56%) .NET Framework
6 229 (18.51%) CSS
7 199 (16.09%) WPF
8 176 (14.23%) XML
9 170 (13.74%) WCF
10 144 (11.64%) jQuery
11 136 (10.99%) WinForms
12 96 (7.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 86 (6.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 70 (5.66%) Ajax
15 63 (5.09%) Silverlight
16 59 (4.77%) REST
17 57 (4.61%) Web Services
18 49 (3.96%) HTML5
19 43 (3.48%) ASP.NET Web API
20 37 (2.99%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 93 (7.52%) Enterprise Software
2 55 (4.45%) Clustering
3 49 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
4 46 (3.72%) NHS
4 46 (3.72%) Management Information System
5 44 (3.56%) Replication
6 25 (2.02%) Statistics
7 22 (1.78%) Data Integration
7 22 (1.78%) N-Tier
8 17 (1.37%) Open Source
9 16 (1.29%) iPad
10 15 (1.21%) Inversion of Control
11 14 (1.13%) Social Network
12 12 (0.97%) Mathematics
12 12 (0.97%) iPhone
13 11 (0.89%) Mobile App
14 10 (0.81%) Computer Science
15 9 (0.73%) Visualisation
15 9 (0.73%) GIS
16 8 (0.65%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 250 (20.21%) Windows
2 100 (8.08%) UNIX
3 78 (6.31%) Linux
4 58 (4.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 57 (4.61%) Apple iOS
6 48 (3.88%) Android
7 43 (3.48%) Windows Server 2003
8 32 (2.59%) Windows Server 2012
9 17 (1.37%) Windows 7
10 10 (0.81%) Windows XP
11 8 (0.65%) Mac OS
12 5 (0.40%) Windows 8
12 5 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
13 3 (0.24%) AIX
14 2 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.16%) CentOS
15 1 (0.081%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.081%) SUSE
15 1 (0.081%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 412 (33.31%) Agile Software Development
2 375 (30.32%) MVC
3 200 (16.17%) Business Intelligence
4 172 (13.90%) Scrum
5 159 (12.85%) OO
6 138 (11.16%) Software Engineering
7 125 (10.11%) ITIL
8 104 (8.41%) ETL
9 93 (7.52%) Performance Tuning
10 85 (6.87%) OOP
11 84 (6.79%) TDD
12 83 (6.71%) Continuous Integration
13 81 (6.55%) Analytics
14 74 (5.98%) E-Commerce
15 62 (5.01%) UML
16 58 (4.69%) Kanban
17 57 (4.61%) Mentoring
18 56 (4.53%) CRM
19 53 (4.28%) Migration
20 47 (3.80%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 699 (56.51%) SQL
2 658 (53.19%) C#
3 334 (27.00%) T-SQL
4 297 (24.01%) JavaScript
5 154 (12.45%) VB.NET
6 91 (7.36%) Java
7 57 (4.61%) VB
8 27 (2.18%) PHP
9 22 (1.78%) VBA
10 17 (1.37%) C++
11 14 (1.13%) Delphi
12 12 (0.97%) Shell Script
13 10 (0.81%) Progress 4GL
14 8 (0.65%) C
14 8 (0.65%) VB6
15 7 (0.57%) Objective-C
16 6 (0.49%) PL/SQL
17 5 (0.40%) PowerShell
17 5 (0.40%) Python
17 5 (0.40%) Perl
Qualifications
1 113 (9.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 107 (8.65%) Degree
3 61 (4.93%) MCSE
4 44 (3.56%) MCSA
5 42 (3.40%) MCP
6 39 (3.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 36 (2.91%) MCITP
8 33 (2.67%) MCTS
9 31 (2.51%) CCA
9 31 (2.51%) Citrix Certification
10 23 (1.86%) MCAD
10 23 (1.86%) MCSD
11 18 (1.46%) Cisco Certification
12 14 (1.13%) CCNP
12 14 (1.13%) VTSP
12 14 (1.13%) NCDA
12 14 (1.13%) NCIE
13 13 (1.05%) CCNA
14 12 (0.97%) CCDP
14 12 (0.97%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (5.17%) SLA
2 18 (1.46%) QA
3 3 (0.24%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.081%) HL7
System Software
1 130 (10.51%) Active Directory
2 109 (8.81%) Hyper-V
2 109 (8.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 65 (5.25%) XenApp
4 42 (3.40%) XenServer
5 39 (3.15%) vSphere
6 31 (2.51%) XenDesktop
7 15 (1.21%) Terminal Services
8 14 (1.13%) vCloud
9 5 (0.40%) VMware ESX
10 3 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.16%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 2 (0.16%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.081%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.081%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 17 (1.37%) Backup Exec
2 15 (1.21%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (0.65%) NetBackup
4 7 (0.57%) SCDPM
4 7 (0.57%) Opsview
5 6 (0.49%) ARCserve
6 4 (0.32%) Puppet
6 4 (0.32%) SCCM
7 3 (0.24%) SCOM
7 3 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.24%) MAILsweeper
7 3 (0.24%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (0.16%) WSUS
9 1 (0.081%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.081%) Plesk
9 1 (0.081%) cPanel
9 1 (0.081%) WMI
9 1 (0.081%) OpenView
Vendors
1 513 (41.47%) Microsoft
2 167 (13.50%) Oracle
3 122 (9.86%) VMware
4 96 (7.76%) Citrix
5 61 (4.93%) Cisco
6 59 (4.77%) NetApp
6 59 (4.77%) Apple
7 34 (2.75%) CommVault
8 32 (2.59%) CheckPoint
9 23 (1.86%) Dell
9 23 (1.86%) Symantec
9 23 (1.86%) Veeam
10 22 (1.78%) AppSense
11 21 (1.70%) Cognos
11 21 (1.70%) EMC
12 19 (1.54%) HP
13 17 (1.37%) Riverbed
13 17 (1.37%) Twitter
13 17 (1.37%) Business Objects
14 16 (1.29%) Sybase
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Bonus+Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + PENSION + EXCELLENT BENS
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Price Carnell Limited
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday