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

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 4 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 571 683 593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 21.70% 18.90% 15.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 67.73% 60.77% 53.14%
Number of salaries quoted 519 555 503
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £56,500 £52,500
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
843 1124 1116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 32.04% 31.11% 29.09%
Number of salaries quoted 753 906 869
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 29 September 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Leeds

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 540 (51.82%) SQL
2 483 (46.35%) .NET
3 481 (46.16%) C#
4 459 (44.05%) Microsoft
5 373 (35.80%) Agile Software Development
6 307 (29.46%) ASP.NET
7 300 (28.79%) MVC
8 244 (23.42%) Windows
9 223 (21.40%) SQL Server 2008
10 216 (20.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 211 (20.25%) T-SQL
12 195 (18.71%) SQL Server 2012
13 191 (18.33%) MS Excel
14 182 (17.47%) Finance
15 179 (17.18%) VMware
16 167 (16.03%) JavaScript
16 167 (16.03%) Oracle
17 165 (15.83%) ASP.NET MVC
18 160 (15.36%) Scrum
19 145 (13.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 144 (13.82%) Windows Server
21 142 (13.63%) Business Intelligence
22 137 (13.15%) Active Directory
22 137 (13.15%) .NET Framework
23 133 (12.76%) HTML
24 126 (12.09%) VMware Infrastructure
25 124 (11.90%) Visual Studio
26 123 (11.80%) ETL
27 117 (11.23%) WCF
28 116 (11.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services

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
1 104 (9.98%) MS Exchange
2 63 (6.05%) Exchange Server 2010
2 63 (6.05%) IIS
3 39 (3.74%) CMS
4 29 (2.78%) SharePoint
5 27 (2.59%) Tomcat
6 21 (2.02%) SAS
7 19 (1.82%) Sitecore CMS
8 16 (1.54%) Umbraco
9 15 (1.44%) Apache
10 14 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2003
11 13 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2007
12 11 (1.06%) Skype for Business
13 10 (0.96%) JBoss
13 10 (0.96%) WebSphere
14 8 (0.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 8 (0.77%) OpenStack
15 5 (0.48%) CloudStack
16 4 (0.38%) Apache Spark
16 4 (0.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 191 (18.33%) MS Excel
2 52 (4.99%) MS Office
3 12 (1.15%) SPSS
4 2 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.29%) Dynamics GP
2 3 (0.29%) SystmOne
3 2 (0.19%) Line 500
3 2 (0.19%) Magento
3 2 (0.19%) Primavera
3 2 (0.19%) Sage 1000
4 1 (0.096%) Infor CRM
4 1 (0.096%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.096%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.096%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 77 (7.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (2.40%) Office 365
3 11 (1.06%) PaaS
4 5 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.48%) AWS OpsWorks
4 5 (0.48%) SaaS
5 2 (0.19%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.19%) IaaS
6 1 (0.096%) GitHub
6 1 (0.096%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 93 (8.93%) SAN
2 59 (5.66%) Firewall
3 50 (4.80%) LAN
4 49 (4.70%) WAN
5 41 (3.93%) DNS
6 36 (3.45%) DHCP
7 35 (3.36%) NAS
8 23 (2.21%) VPN
9 15 (1.44%) IP Telephony
10 14 (1.34%) TCP/IP
11 12 (1.15%) Internet
12 9 (0.86%) MPLS
13 8 (0.77%) VLAN
14 7 (0.67%) Intranet
14 7 (0.67%) IPsec
15 6 (0.58%) Extranet
15 6 (0.58%) Skype
16 5 (0.48%) Network Security
16 5 (0.48%) Wireless
17 4 (0.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 223 (21.40%) SQL Server 2008
2 216 (20.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 195 (18.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 145 (13.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 116 (11.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 108 (10.36%) SQL Server 2005
7 104 (9.98%) MySQL
8 100 (9.60%) SQL Server 2014
9 92 (8.83%) Data Warehouse
10 61 (5.85%) Relational Database
11 49 (4.70%) SSDT
12 41 (3.93%) Big Data
13 39 (3.74%) Hadoop
14 31 (2.98%) NoSQL
14 31 (2.98%) SQL Server 2016
15 30 (2.88%) Oracle Database
16 26 (2.50%) Power BI
17 25 (2.40%) OLAP
17 25 (2.40%) QlikView
18 18 (1.73%) DB2
Development Applications
1 124 (11.90%) Visual Studio
2 94 (9.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (2.30%) Octopus Deploy
4 21 (2.02%) Git (software)
5 17 (1.63%) Selenium
6 16 (1.54%) JMeter
7 14 (1.34%) JIRA
8 11 (1.06%) SoapUI
8 11 (1.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 9 (0.86%) ReSharper
10 5 (0.48%) Eclipse
11 4 (0.38%) NUnit
12 3 (0.29%) Cucumber
12 3 (0.29%) Jenkins
12 3 (0.29%) SpecFlow
12 3 (0.29%) Subversion
12 3 (0.29%) tSQLt
13 2 (0.19%) FitNesse
13 2 (0.19%) Moq
13 2 (0.19%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 182 (17.47%) Finance
2 39 (3.74%) Legal
3 32 (3.07%) Retail
4 27 (2.59%) Telecoms
5 15 (1.44%) Banking
6 10 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
7 9 (0.86%) Advertising
7 9 (0.86%) Local Government
8 8 (0.77%) Manufacturing
9 7 (0.67%) Back Office
9 7 (0.67%) Law
9 7 (0.67%) Marketing
10 2 (0.19%) Automotive
10 2 (0.19%) Games
10 2 (0.19%) Military
Job Titles
1 544 (52.21%) Developer
2 267 (25.62%) .NET Developer
3 195 (18.71%) SQL Developer
4 191 (18.33%) C# Developer
5 160 (15.36%) C# .NET Developer
6 119 (11.42%) Analyst
7 104 (9.98%) Senior Developer
8 86 (8.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 81 (7.77%) SQL Server Developer
10 79 (7.58%) ASP.NET Developer
11 73 (7.01%) Applications Support
11 73 (7.01%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 64 (6.14%) DBA
13 59 (5.66%) Team Leader
14 58 (5.57%) Senior SQL Developer
15 57 (5.47%) SQL DBA
16 55 (5.28%) Administrator
17 53 (5.09%) Support Engineer
18 51 (4.89%) Consultant
18 51 (4.89%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 483 (46.35%) .NET
2 307 (29.46%) ASP.NET
3 165 (15.83%) ASP.NET MVC
4 137 (13.15%) .NET Framework
5 133 (12.76%) HTML
6 117 (11.23%) WCF
7 99 (9.50%) CSS
8 96 (9.21%) jQuery
9 84 (8.06%) AngularJS
10 70 (6.72%) ASP.NET Web API
11 64 (6.14%) Web Services
11 64 (6.14%) XML
12 54 (5.18%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 53 (5.09%) Entity Framework
14 46 (4.41%) HTML5
15 45 (4.32%) WPF
16 43 (4.13%) KnockoutJS
17 29 (2.78%) CSS3
18 25 (2.40%) Node.js
19 23 (2.21%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 61 (5.85%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (4.32%) Enterprise Software
3 36 (3.45%) Visualisation
4 32 (3.07%) Management Information System
5 28 (2.69%) N-Tier
6 27 (2.59%) Replication
7 25 (2.40%) Clustering
7 25 (2.40%) Data Centre
8 23 (2.21%) Data Integration
9 19 (1.82%) Streaming Music
10 18 (1.73%) Computer Science
11 12 (1.15%) Credit Risk
12 10 (0.96%) Inversion of Control
12 10 (0.96%) iPad
13 9 (0.86%) Health Informatics
13 9 (0.86%) Informatics
13 9 (0.86%) NHS
13 9 (0.86%) Performance Metrics
14 8 (0.77%) Blackberry
14 8 (0.77%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 244 (23.42%) Windows
2 144 (13.82%) Windows Server
3 104 (9.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 72 (6.91%) Linux
4 72 (6.91%) Windows Server 2003
5 59 (5.66%) Windows Server 2012
6 49 (4.70%) Unix
7 39 (3.74%) Windows 7
8 8 (0.77%) Windows 10
9 7 (0.67%) Ubuntu
10 6 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (0.48%) AIX
11 5 (0.48%) HPUX
11 5 (0.48%) Solaris
11 5 (0.48%) Windows XP
12 4 (0.38%) Android
13 3 (0.29%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.19%) CentOS
14 2 (0.19%) Debian
15 1 (0.096%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 373 (35.80%) Agile Software Development
2 300 (28.79%) MVC
3 160 (15.36%) Scrum
4 142 (13.63%) Business Intelligence
5 123 (11.80%) ETL
6 105 (10.08%) TDD
7 93 (8.93%) ITIL
8 81 (7.77%) Web Development
9 72 (6.91%) Software Engineering
10 69 (6.62%) OO
10 69 (6.62%) Unit Testing
11 68 (6.53%) Mentoring
12 66 (6.33%) Performance Tuning
13 64 (6.14%) SDLC
14 53 (5.09%) Analytics
15 49 (4.70%) Data Modelling
16 48 (4.61%) High Availability
17 47 (4.51%) BDD
18 45 (4.32%) DevOps
19 44 (4.22%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 540 (51.82%) SQL
2 481 (46.16%) C#
3 211 (20.25%) T-SQL
4 167 (16.03%) JavaScript
5 72 (6.91%) VB.NET
6 68 (6.53%) Java
6 68 (6.53%) PowerShell
7 41 (3.93%) Python
8 31 (2.98%) Ruby
9 18 (1.73%) Bash Shell
10 17 (1.63%) VB
11 12 (1.15%) PL/SQL
11 12 (1.15%) VBA
12 11 (1.06%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 7 (0.67%) PHP
13 7 (0.67%) VB6
14 5 (0.48%) Perl
15 3 (0.29%) C++
15 3 (0.29%) Objective-C
15 3 (0.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 87 (8.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 66 (6.33%) Degree
3 16 (1.54%) Citrix Certification
3 16 (1.54%) MCSE
4 11 (1.06%) MCSA
4 11 (1.06%) Security Cleared
5 9 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (0.86%) ISTQB
5 9 (0.86%) MCP
6 8 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (0.67%) CCNA
7 7 (0.67%) ISEB
7 7 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (0.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (0.58%) MCITP
9 5 (0.48%) MCTS
9 5 (0.48%) SC Cleared
10 4 (0.38%) CCA
10 4 (0.38%) MCDST
11 3 (0.29%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (4.13%) SLA
2 32 (3.07%) QA
3 17 (1.63%) Data Quality
4 12 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.86%) DICOM
5 9 (0.86%) HL7
6 5 (0.48%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.48%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.096%) COBIT
System Software
1 137 (13.15%) Active Directory
2 126 (12.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (4.99%) XenApp
4 42 (4.03%) vSphere
5 36 (3.45%) Hyper-V
6 33 (3.17%) XenDesktop
7 20 (1.92%) KVM
7 20 (1.92%) Xen
8 13 (1.25%) VMware ESX
9 9 (0.86%) Terminal Server
10 6 (0.58%) XenServer
11 5 (0.48%) GlusterFS
11 5 (0.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 5 (0.48%) Virtual Servers
11 5 (0.48%) VMware Server
12 4 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
13 3 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
13 3 (0.29%) Terminal Services
14 2 (0.19%) OpenSIPS
14 2 (0.19%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 38 (3.65%) SCCM
2 24 (2.30%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (2.11%) Puppet
4 19 (1.82%) SCOM
5 15 (1.44%) Cobbler
5 15 (1.44%) Tivoli
6 8 (0.77%) Norton AntiVirus
6 8 (0.77%) WSUS
7 7 (0.67%) Ansible
8 5 (0.48%) Failover Clustering
8 5 (0.48%) Microsoft Clustering
8 5 (0.48%) NetBackup
9 3 (0.29%) Nagios
9 3 (0.29%) Opsview
9 3 (0.29%) Salt
10 2 (0.19%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Intune
10 2 (0.19%) SmoothWall
10 2 (0.19%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 459 (44.05%) Microsoft
2 179 (17.18%) VMware
3 167 (16.03%) Oracle
4 94 (9.02%) Citrix
5 78 (7.49%) Cisco
6 37 (3.55%) NetApp
7 32 (3.07%) Avaya
8 31 (2.98%) Sitecore
9 27 (2.59%) Tableau
10 23 (2.21%) HP
11 13 (1.25%) IBM
11 13 (1.25%) Symantec
12 11 (1.06%) Splunk
13 10 (0.96%) 3PAR
13 10 (0.96%) CommVault
13 10 (0.96%) EMC
13 10 (0.96%) Xamarin
14 9 (0.86%) Civica
15 8 (0.77%) Red Hat
15 8 (0.77%) SAP
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Training
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £55000 - £60000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonuses
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + flexi-time, pensions, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension + Healthcare + Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £48,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago