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

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 9 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 465 747 650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 16.89% 21.42% 17.75%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 58.42% 64.79% 52.85%
Number of salaries quoted 407 630 558
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
796 1153 1230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 28.91% 33.07% 33.58%
Number of salaries quoted 676 955 993
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,700 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 July 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Leeds

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 549 (50.46%) SQL
2 474 (43.57%) .NET
3 464 (42.65%) Microsoft
4 440 (40.44%) C#
5 374 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
6 297 (27.30%) MVC
7 289 (26.56%) ASP.NET
8 258 (23.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 240 (22.06%) Windows
10 224 (20.59%) T-SQL
11 214 (19.67%) MS Excel
12 202 (18.57%) Finance
12 202 (18.57%) SQL Server 2012
13 199 (18.29%) SQL Server 2008
14 194 (17.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 190 (17.46%) Oracle
16 185 (17.00%) JavaScript
17 164 (15.07%) Business Intelligence
18 159 (14.61%) VMware
19 151 (13.88%) HTML
20 144 (13.24%) ETL
20 144 (13.24%) ASP.NET MVC
21 137 (12.59%) WCF
22 134 (12.32%) Visual Studio
23 133 (12.22%) Data Warehouse
24 130 (11.95%) .NET Framework
24 130 (11.95%) Windows Server
25 128 (11.76%) Scrum
26 127 (11.67%) Active Directory
27 124 (11.40%) 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 90 (8.27%) MS Exchange
2 79 (7.26%) IIS
3 61 (5.61%) Exchange Server 2010
4 46 (4.23%) SharePoint
5 42 (3.86%) CMS
6 27 (2.48%) Umbraco
7 25 (2.30%) Tomcat
8 23 (2.11%) Sitecore CMS
9 18 (1.65%) SAS
10 16 (1.47%) Skype for Business
11 12 (1.10%) Apache
11 12 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
12 11 (1.01%) CloudStack
12 11 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2003
13 8 (0.74%) JBoss
13 8 (0.74%) WebLogic
13 8 (0.74%) WebSphere
14 5 (0.46%) Apache Pig
14 5 (0.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 5 (0.46%) GlassFish
Applications
1 214 (19.67%) MS Excel
2 59 (5.42%) MS Office
3 9 (0.83%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.55%) SPSS
5 1 (0.092%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.092%) MS Project
5 1 (0.092%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 28 (2.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.64%) Dynamics GP
3 3 (0.28%) Primavera
3 3 (0.28%) SystmOne
4 2 (0.18%) Line 500
4 2 (0.18%) Magento
4 2 (0.18%) Sage 1000
5 1 (0.092%) BASE24
5 1 (0.092%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.092%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.092%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.092%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 98 (9.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (1.75%) PaaS
3 17 (1.56%) Office 365
4 13 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.28%) SaaS
6 2 (0.18%) AWS OpsWorks
6 2 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.18%) IaaS
7 1 (0.092%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.092%) GitHub
7 1 (0.092%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 79 (7.26%) SAN
2 45 (4.14%) Firewall
3 35 (3.22%) NAS
4 34 (3.13%) WAN
5 31 (2.85%) DNS
5 31 (2.85%) LAN
6 26 (2.39%) DHCP
7 24 (2.21%) VPN
8 17 (1.56%) TCP/IP
9 12 (1.10%) Internet
9 12 (1.10%) IP Telephony
9 12 (1.10%) Skype
10 9 (0.83%) Unified Communications
11 7 (0.64%) Telepresence
12 6 (0.55%) MPLS
13 5 (0.46%) IPsec
14 4 (0.37%) Cisco IPT
14 4 (0.37%) SSL
15 3 (0.28%) Network Security
15 3 (0.28%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 258 (23.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 202 (18.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 199 (18.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 194 (17.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 133 (12.22%) Data Warehouse
6 119 (10.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 109 (10.02%) MySQL
7 109 (10.02%) SQL Server 2014
8 107 (9.83%) SQL Server 2005
9 57 (5.24%) Relational Database
10 40 (3.68%) Big Data
10 40 (3.68%) Hadoop
11 39 (3.58%) SSDT
12 35 (3.22%) NoSQL
13 29 (2.67%) Oracle Database
14 27 (2.48%) Power BI
15 23 (2.11%) QlikView
16 21 (1.93%) OLAP
17 18 (1.65%) SQL Server 2016
18 17 (1.56%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 134 (12.32%) Visual Studio
2 114 (10.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 32 (2.94%) Selenium
4 26 (2.39%) Octopus Deploy
5 21 (1.93%) Git (software)
5 21 (1.93%) SoapUI
6 18 (1.65%) JIRA
7 14 (1.29%) NUnit
8 12 (1.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 9 (0.83%) Jenkins
9 9 (0.83%) Subversion
10 7 (0.64%) SpecFlow
11 6 (0.55%) Eclipse
12 5 (0.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (0.46%) JMeter
12 5 (0.46%) NeoLoad
12 5 (0.46%) TestNG
12 5 (0.46%) tSQLt
12 5 (0.46%) XMLUnit
13 4 (0.37%) Moq
General
1 202 (18.57%) Finance
2 38 (3.49%) Legal
3 26 (2.39%) Marketing
4 21 (1.93%) Telecoms
5 20 (1.84%) Retail
6 10 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
7 9 (0.83%) Advertising
7 9 (0.83%) Back Office
7 9 (0.83%) Law
7 9 (0.83%) Manufacturing
8 8 (0.74%) Local Government
9 7 (0.64%) Banking
10 3 (0.28%) Games
11 2 (0.18%) Automotive
11 2 (0.18%) Military
Job Titles
1 530 (48.71%) Developer
2 248 (22.79%) .NET Developer
3 195 (17.92%) SQL Developer
4 179 (16.45%) C# Developer
5 151 (13.88%) Analyst
6 143 (13.14%) C# .NET Developer
7 106 (9.74%) SQL Server Developer
8 92 (8.46%) DBA
9 90 (8.27%) Applications Support
10 86 (7.90%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 80 (7.35%) Senior Developer
12 77 (7.08%) SQL DBA
13 64 (5.88%) Administrator
14 62 (5.70%) ASP.NET Developer
15 61 (5.61%) SQL Analyst
16 58 (5.33%) Consultant
17 54 (4.96%) Business Intelligence Developer
17 54 (4.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 54 (4.96%) Support Analyst
17 54 (4.96%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 474 (43.57%) .NET
2 289 (26.56%) ASP.NET
3 151 (13.88%) HTML
4 144 (13.24%) ASP.NET MVC
5 137 (12.59%) WCF
6 130 (11.95%) .NET Framework
7 124 (11.40%) CSS
8 107 (9.83%) jQuery
9 93 (8.55%) AngularJS
10 85 (7.81%) ASP.NET Web API
11 82 (7.54%) XML
12 81 (7.44%) Web Services
13 58 (5.33%) Entity Framework
14 56 (5.15%) HTML5
15 50 (4.60%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 44 (4.04%) CSS3
16 44 (4.04%) KnockoutJS
17 37 (3.40%) WPF
18 27 (2.48%) SOAP
19 25 (2.30%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 67 (6.16%) Analytical Skills
2 57 (5.24%) Management Information System
3 35 (3.22%) Enterprise Software
4 27 (2.48%) Clustering
4 27 (2.48%) Computer Science
5 26 (2.39%) N-Tier
5 26 (2.39%) Visualisation
6 22 (2.02%) Data Centre
7 20 (1.84%) Replication
8 18 (1.65%) Data Integration
9 14 (1.29%) Streaming Music
10 12 (1.10%) Client/Server
11 11 (1.01%) Cybercrime
12 10 (0.92%) iPad
12 10 (0.92%) Video Conferencing
13 9 (0.83%) Inversion of Control
14 8 (0.74%) Performance Metrics
15 7 (0.64%) Data Protection Act
15 7 (0.64%) NHS
15 7 (0.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 240 (22.06%) Windows
2 130 (11.95%) Windows Server
3 105 (9.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 78 (7.17%) Linux
5 71 (6.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 53 (4.87%) Windows Server 2012
7 48 (4.41%) Unix
8 33 (3.03%) Windows 7
9 14 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (0.92%) Windows 10
11 6 (0.55%) CentOS
12 5 (0.46%) Apple iOS
12 5 (0.46%) Ubuntu
12 5 (0.46%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.28%) AIX
13 3 (0.28%) Android
13 3 (0.28%) HPUX
13 3 (0.28%) Solaris
14 2 (0.18%) Debian
15 1 (0.092%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 374 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
2 297 (27.30%) MVC
3 164 (15.07%) Business Intelligence
4 144 (13.24%) ETL
5 128 (11.76%) Scrum
6 91 (8.36%) Web Development
7 89 (8.18%) TDD
8 86 (7.90%) ITIL
9 69 (6.34%) SDLC
10 66 (6.07%) OO
11 64 (5.88%) Unit Testing
12 62 (5.70%) Software Engineering
13 60 (5.51%) BDD
14 59 (5.42%) SOA
15 52 (4.78%) DevOps
16 50 (4.60%) CRM
16 50 (4.60%) Project Management
17 47 (4.32%) High Availability
18 46 (4.23%) Performance Tuning
19 45 (4.14%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 549 (50.46%) SQL
2 440 (40.44%) C#
3 224 (20.59%) T-SQL
4 185 (17.00%) JavaScript
5 79 (7.26%) VB.NET
6 59 (5.42%) Java
7 53 (4.87%) PowerShell
8 32 (2.94%) Python
9 31 (2.85%) Bash Shell
10 28 (2.57%) VB
11 26 (2.39%) Ruby
12 22 (2.02%) PL/SQL
13 20 (1.84%) VBA
14 11 (1.01%) Perl
14 11 (1.01%) VB6
15 10 (0.92%) PHP
16 9 (0.83%) C++
17 4 (0.37%) OpenEdge ABL
17 4 (0.37%) Progress 4GL
18 2 (0.18%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 82 (7.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 61 (5.61%) Degree
3 20 (1.84%) MCSE
4 14 (1.29%) Security Cleared
5 13 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (1.19%) Citrix Certification
5 13 (1.19%) ISTQB
6 12 (1.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 12 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
7 11 (1.01%) CCNA
7 11 (1.01%) MCSA
8 10 (0.92%) MCP
8 10 (0.92%) MCTS
9 6 (0.55%) CCNP
9 6 (0.55%) ISEB
10 5 (0.46%) MCDST
10 5 (0.46%) MCITP
10 5 (0.46%) Oracle Certification
10 5 (0.46%) Sun Certification
10 5 (0.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (4.69%) SLA
2 45 (4.14%) QA
3 29 (2.67%) Data Quality
4 11 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.46%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.46%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.37%) DICOM
6 4 (0.37%) HL7
7 3 (0.28%) COBIT
System Software
1 127 (11.67%) Active Directory
2 123 (11.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (3.77%) XenApp
4 31 (2.85%) vSphere
5 25 (2.30%) Hyper-V
6 23 (2.11%) XenDesktop
7 14 (1.29%) KVM
7 14 (1.29%) Xen
8 10 (0.92%) VMware ESX
9 8 (0.74%) Terminal Server
10 5 (0.46%) Oracle RAC
11 4 (0.37%) Apache Flume
11 4 (0.37%) HDFS
11 4 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (0.37%) XenServer
12 3 (0.28%) GlusterFS
12 3 (0.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 3 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
12 3 (0.28%) VMware Server
13 2 (0.18%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 38 (3.49%) SCCM
2 24 (2.21%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (1.47%) SCOM
4 14 (1.29%) Puppet
5 13 (1.19%) Opsview
6 11 (1.01%) Cobbler
6 11 (1.01%) Nagios
6 11 (1.01%) Tivoli
6 11 (1.01%) WSUS
7 9 (0.83%) Cacti
7 9 (0.83%) FortiGate
7 9 (0.83%) Grafana
7 9 (0.83%) Graphite
7 9 (0.83%) Salt
8 7 (0.64%) Cisco CUCM
8 7 (0.64%) Norton AntiVirus
9 6 (0.55%) Backup Exec
9 6 (0.55%) NetBackup
10 5 (0.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 4 (0.37%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 464 (42.65%) Microsoft
2 190 (17.46%) Oracle
3 159 (14.61%) VMware
4 85 (7.81%) Citrix
5 63 (5.79%) Cisco
6 39 (3.58%) Sitecore
7 32 (2.94%) NetApp
8 28 (2.57%) HP
9 26 (2.39%) Avaya
10 20 (1.84%) Tableau
11 17 (1.56%) Symantec
12 14 (1.29%) Red Hat
13 13 (1.19%) F5
13 13 (1.19%) Google
14 12 (1.10%) Sybase
15 11 (1.01%) IBM
15 11 (1.01%) Sun
16 10 (0.92%) 3PAR
16 10 (0.92%) CommVault
16 10 (0.92%) Dell Compellent
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Strong Benefits package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + + very attractive package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £31000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits, flexi-time
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Recann
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Pension and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + Great Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £0.00 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago