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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 534 633 751
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 17.75% 19.36% 20.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 53.99% 60.40% 61.06%
Number of salaries quoted 444 527 694
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
989 1048 1230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 32.88% 32.06% 33.23%
Number of salaries quoted 773 860 1042
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 28 May 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Leeds

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 662 (53.47%) SQL
2 549 (44.35%) .NET
3 488 (39.42%) C#
4 475 (38.37%) Microsoft
5 447 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
6 347 (28.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 309 (24.96%) ASP.NET
8 292 (23.59%) T-SQL
8 292 (23.59%) MVC
9 263 (21.24%) MS Excel
10 252 (20.36%) SQL Server 2012
11 240 (19.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 231 (18.66%) Windows
13 222 (17.93%) Oracle
14 219 (17.69%) Finance
15 214 (17.29%) JavaScript
16 208 (16.80%) Business Intelligence
17 200 (16.16%) SQL Server 2008
18 195 (15.75%) ETL
19 189 (15.27%) Visual Studio
20 172 (13.89%) Data Warehouse
21 165 (13.33%) HTML
22 163 (13.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 158 (12.76%) WCF
23 158 (12.76%) Team Foundation Server
24 151 (12.20%) .NET Framework
25 148 (11.95%) ASP.NET MVC
26 143 (11.55%) SQL Server 2014
27 137 (11.07%) Microsoft Azure
28 123 (9.94%) CSS

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 71 (5.74%) MS Exchange
2 65 (5.25%) IIS
2 65 (5.25%) SharePoint
3 54 (4.36%) Exchange Server 2010
4 40 (3.23%) CMS
5 25 (2.02%) Node.js
5 25 (2.02%) Umbraco
6 23 (1.86%) Tomcat
7 17 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
7 17 (1.37%) Skype for Business
8 16 (1.29%) CloudStack
8 16 (1.29%) SAS
9 14 (1.13%) Sitecore CMS
10 13 (1.05%) Apache
10 13 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2013
11 12 (0.97%) Apache Pig
12 10 (0.81%) Apache Spark
13 8 (0.65%) WebLogic
14 6 (0.48%) JBoss
14 6 (0.48%) WebSphere
Applications
1 263 (21.24%) MS Excel
2 60 (4.85%) MS Office
3 14 (1.13%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.48%) SPSS
6 1 (0.081%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.081%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.081%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 37 (2.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (1.05%) Dynamics GP
3 6 (0.48%) Lorenzo
4 5 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.24%) Primavera
6 3 (0.24%) SystmOne
7 2 (0.16%) Line 500
7 2 (0.16%) Magento
7 2 (0.16%) Sage 1000
8 1 (0.081%) BASE24
8 1 (0.081%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.081%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.081%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 137 (11.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (1.53%) Office 365
3 18 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (1.37%) PaaS
5 3 (0.24%) GitHub
5 3 (0.24%) SaaS
6 1 (0.081%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.081%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 50 (4.04%) SAN
2 44 (3.55%) Firewall
3 28 (2.26%) NAS
4 27 (2.18%) VPN
5 21 (1.70%) DNS
6 20 (1.62%) TCP/IP
7 18 (1.45%) DHCP
7 18 (1.45%) WAN
8 17 (1.37%) LAN
9 15 (1.21%) Internet
10 12 (0.97%) Skype
11 11 (0.89%) IP Telephony
12 9 (0.73%) Unified Communications
13 8 (0.65%) Cisco ASA
13 8 (0.65%) Wireless
14 7 (0.57%) SSH
14 7 (0.57%) SSL
14 7 (0.57%) Telepresence
15 5 (0.40%) Network Security
15 5 (0.40%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 347 (28.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 252 (20.36%) SQL Server 2012
3 240 (19.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 200 (16.16%) SQL Server 2008
5 172 (13.89%) Data Warehouse
6 163 (13.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 143 (11.55%) SQL Server 2014
8 106 (8.56%) MySQL
9 97 (7.84%) SQL Server 2005
10 70 (5.65%) Relational Database
11 66 (5.33%) Big Data
12 63 (5.09%) Hadoop
13 43 (3.47%) NoSQL
14 42 (3.39%) SSDT
15 36 (2.91%) OLAP
16 29 (2.34%) QlikView
17 26 (2.10%) Power BI
18 24 (1.94%) OLAP Cube
19 23 (1.86%) MongoDB
20 21 (1.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 189 (15.27%) Visual Studio
2 158 (12.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 61 (4.93%) Octopus Deploy
4 58 (4.68%) Selenium
5 40 (3.23%) SoapUI
6 25 (2.02%) NUnit
7 24 (1.94%) ReSharper
8 17 (1.37%) Git (software)
8 17 (1.37%) SpecFlow
9 13 (1.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 12 (0.97%) JIRA
10 12 (0.97%) Subversion
11 10 (0.81%) Talend Open Studio
11 10 (0.81%) tSQLt
11 10 (0.81%) XMLUnit
12 8 (0.65%) Jenkins
12 8 (0.65%) MSBuild
12 8 (0.65%) MSTest
12 8 (0.65%) WebDriver
13 7 (0.57%) Oracle APEX
General
1 219 (17.69%) Finance
2 49 (3.96%) Marketing
3 31 (2.50%) Retail
4 27 (2.18%) Legal
5 15 (1.21%) Telecoms
6 10 (0.81%) Local Government
6 10 (0.81%) Manufacturing
7 8 (0.65%) Advertising
7 8 (0.65%) Back Office
7 8 (0.65%) Law
8 7 (0.57%) Banking
9 5 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.32%) Automotive
10 4 (0.32%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.32%) Games
11 2 (0.16%) Billing
Job Titles
1 623 (50.32%) Developer
2 270 (21.81%) SQL Developer
3 250 (20.19%) .NET Developer
4 215 (17.37%) C# Developer
5 162 (13.09%) Analyst
6 148 (11.95%) C# .NET Developer
7 144 (11.63%) SQL Server Developer
8 105 (8.48%) DBA
9 95 (7.67%) Applications Support
10 84 (6.79%) Senior Developer
11 82 (6.62%) SQL DBA
12 80 (6.46%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 80 (6.46%) SSIS Developer
13 68 (5.49%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 64 (5.17%) SQL Analyst
15 63 (5.09%) ASP.NET Developer
16 61 (4.93%) Administrator
17 59 (4.77%) Web Developer
18 58 (4.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 58 (4.68%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 549 (44.35%) .NET
2 309 (24.96%) ASP.NET
3 165 (13.33%) HTML
4 158 (12.76%) WCF
5 151 (12.20%) .NET Framework
6 148 (11.95%) ASP.NET MVC
7 123 (9.94%) CSS
8 114 (9.21%) AngularJS
9 104 (8.40%) ASP.NET Web API
10 95 (7.67%) jQuery
11 88 (7.11%) XML
12 80 (6.46%) Entity Framework
12 80 (6.46%) Web Services
13 48 (3.88%) HTML5
14 39 (3.15%) KnockoutJS
15 35 (2.83%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 35 (2.83%) REST
16 33 (2.67%) CSS3
17 26 (2.10%) SOAP
18 25 (2.02%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 94 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
2 75 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 50 (4.04%) Computer Science
4 29 (2.34%) Data Integration
5 28 (2.26%) Visualisation
6 23 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
7 21 (1.70%) Data Centre
8 20 (1.62%) Clustering
9 19 (1.53%) Replication
10 16 (1.29%) N-Tier
11 14 (1.13%) Cybercrime
11 14 (1.13%) Streaming Music
12 13 (1.05%) Client/Server
13 11 (0.89%) iPad
14 10 (0.81%) Performance Metrics
15 9 (0.73%) Cyberthreat
15 9 (0.73%) Inversion of Control
15 9 (0.73%) Video Conferencing
16 7 (0.57%) Blog
16 7 (0.57%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 231 (18.66%) Windows
2 96 (7.75%) Windows Server
3 90 (7.27%) Linux
4 83 (6.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 57 (4.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 47 (3.80%) Windows Server 2003
7 39 (3.15%) Unix
8 25 (2.02%) Windows 7
9 18 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (0.73%) Apple iOS
10 9 (0.73%) Solaris
11 8 (0.65%) Windows 10
12 7 (0.57%) Android
13 6 (0.48%) CentOS
14 2 (0.16%) AIX
14 2 (0.16%) Debian
14 2 (0.16%) HPUX
14 2 (0.16%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.081%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 447 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
2 292 (23.59%) MVC
3 208 (16.80%) Business Intelligence
4 195 (15.75%) ETL
5 109 (8.80%) Scrum
6 93 (7.51%) TDD
7 91 (7.35%) Web Development
8 83 (6.70%) Software Engineering
9 81 (6.54%) SOA
10 75 (6.06%) ITIL
10 75 (6.06%) SDLC
11 72 (5.82%) CRM
12 71 (5.74%) Unit Testing
13 64 (5.17%) DevOps
14 63 (5.09%) Migration
15 60 (4.85%) Automated Testing
15 60 (4.85%) BDD
16 57 (4.60%) OO
17 55 (4.44%) High Availability
18 54 (4.36%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 662 (53.47%) SQL
2 488 (39.42%) C#
3 292 (23.59%) T-SQL
4 214 (17.29%) JavaScript
5 80 (6.46%) VB.NET
6 76 (6.14%) PowerShell
7 56 (4.52%) Java
8 47 (3.80%) VB
9 34 (2.75%) Bash Shell
9 34 (2.75%) VBA
10 31 (2.50%) Python
11 28 (2.26%) PL/SQL
12 25 (2.02%) VB6
13 22 (1.78%) Perl
14 19 (1.53%) Ruby
15 12 (0.97%) C++
16 10 (0.81%) PHP
17 5 (0.40%) XAML
18 4 (0.32%) ANSI SQL
18 4 (0.32%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 97 (7.84%) Degree
2 57 (4.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (1.86%) Security Cleared
4 20 (1.62%) ISTQB
5 19 (1.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 16 (1.29%) ISEB
7 15 (1.21%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
8 13 (1.05%) CCNA
9 12 (0.97%) SC Cleared
10 11 (0.89%) MCTS
11 10 (0.81%) CCNP
12 9 (0.73%) MCSE
13 6 (0.48%) BPSS Clearance
13 6 (0.48%) CISSP
13 6 (0.48%) MCP
14 5 (0.40%) MCITP
14 5 (0.40%) Oracle Certification
14 5 (0.40%) Sun Certification
15 4 (0.32%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (4.12%) Data Quality
2 45 (3.63%) QA
3 44 (3.55%) SLA
4 8 (0.65%) COBIT
4 8 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.32%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.24%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 110 (8.89%) Active Directory
2 101 (8.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (2.34%) XenApp
4 26 (2.10%) vSphere
5 22 (1.78%) Hyper-V
6 14 (1.13%) XenDesktop
7 10 (0.81%) Apache Flume
7 10 (0.81%) HDFS
7 10 (0.81%) Terminal Server
8 7 (0.57%) VMware ESX
9 5 (0.40%) KVM
9 5 (0.40%) Xen
10 3 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.16%) Postfix
11 2 (0.16%) SpamAssassin
11 2 (0.16%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.16%) XenServer
12 1 (0.081%) vCloud
12 1 (0.081%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.081%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 29 (2.34%) SCCM
2 23 (1.86%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (1.62%) Nagios
3 20 (1.62%) Opsview
4 16 (1.29%) Grafana
4 16 (1.29%) Graphite
4 16 (1.29%) Salt
5 14 (1.13%) Cacti
5 14 (1.13%) FortiGate
6 13 (1.05%) SCOM
7 8 (0.65%) WSUS
7 8 (0.65%) XenMobile
8 7 (0.57%) Cisco CUCM
9 6 (0.48%) Backup Exec
9 6 (0.48%) NetBackup
9 6 (0.48%) Norton AntiVirus
9 6 (0.48%) Puppet
10 5 (0.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 4 (0.32%) AirWatch
11 4 (0.32%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 475 (38.37%) Microsoft
2 222 (17.93%) Oracle
3 122 (9.85%) VMware
4 69 (5.57%) Citrix
5 48 (3.88%) Cisco
6 35 (2.83%) Tableau
7 27 (2.18%) NetApp
8 26 (2.10%) Sitecore
9 23 (1.86%) HP
9 23 (1.86%) Splunk
10 18 (1.45%) Avaya
10 18 (1.45%) F5
10 18 (1.45%) Red Hat
11 15 (1.21%) Dell Compellent
11 15 (1.21%) Google
11 15 (1.21%) Symantec
11 15 (1.21%) Teradata
12 13 (1.05%) CommVault
12 13 (1.05%) Informatica
13 12 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
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