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 1 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 475 707 712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 18.52% 21.04% 19.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 60.98% 55.49% 58.89%
Number of salaries quoted 421 549 637
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
779 1274 1209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 30.37% 37.92% 33.06%
Number of salaries quoted 702 1029 1014
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £61,600
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 1 March 2017.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Leeds

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, 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.

1 533 (51.55%) SQL
2 508 (49.13%) C#
3 494 (47.78%) .NET
4 433 (41.88%) Microsoft
5 294 (28.43%) Agile Software Development
6 286 (27.66%) ASP.NET
7 247 (23.89%) Windows
7 247 (23.89%) MVC
8 220 (21.28%) T-SQL
8 220 (21.28%) SQL Server 2008
9 219 (21.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 210 (20.31%) SQL Server 2012
11 197 (19.05%) MS Excel
12 188 (18.18%) JavaScript
13 175 (16.92%) Windows Server
14 161 (15.57%) Finance
15 158 (15.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 146 (14.12%) Active Directory
17 144 (13.93%) .NET Framework
17 144 (13.93%) ASP.NET MVC
18 140 (13.54%) IIS
18 140 (13.54%) VMware
19 136 (13.15%) Oracle
20 132 (12.77%) HTML
21 126 (12.19%) SQL Server 2014
22 125 (12.09%) Microsoft Azure
23 122 (11.80%) Scrum
24 118 (11.41%) Data Warehouse
24 118 (11.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
25 116 (11.22%) Business Intelligence

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
1 140 (13.54%) IIS
2 105 (10.15%) MS Exchange
3 73 (7.06%) SharePoint
4 49 (4.74%) Exchange Server 2010
5 36 (3.48%) CMS
6 30 (2.90%) Tomcat
7 24 (2.32%) Exchange Server 2007
8 23 (2.22%) Umbraco
9 19 (1.84%) SAS
10 18 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2013
10 18 (1.74%) Skype for Business
11 15 (1.45%) WebSphere
12 14 (1.35%) Sitecore CMS
13 10 (0.97%) Apache
13 10 (0.97%) JBoss
14 9 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
14 9 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2003
14 9 (0.87%) WebLogic
15 8 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
15 8 (0.77%) Mule
Applications
1 197 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 55 (5.32%) MS Office
3 12 (1.16%) SPSS
4 3 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (0.48%) Visualfiles
2 3 (0.29%) Maximo
3 2 (0.19%) Infor CRM
3 2 (0.19%) SDL Web 8
3 2 (0.19%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.097%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.097%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.097%) Magento
4 1 (0.097%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.097%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.097%) Sage CRM
4 1 (0.097%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 125 (12.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (3.38%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (3.38%) Office 365
3 8 (0.77%) SaaS
4 4 (0.39%) PaaS
5 1 (0.097%) AWS OpsWorks
5 1 (0.097%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.097%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.097%) Firebase
5 1 (0.097%) Force.com
5 1 (0.097%) GitHub
5 1 (0.097%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.097%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 67 (6.48%) SAN
2 43 (4.16%) Firewall
2 43 (4.16%) LAN
3 41 (3.97%) DNS
4 38 (3.68%) WAN
5 36 (3.48%) NAS
6 32 (3.09%) DHCP
7 26 (2.51%) Internet
8 22 (2.13%) VPN
9 13 (1.26%) ISDN
9 13 (1.26%) TCP/IP
9 13 (1.26%) VoIP
10 11 (1.06%) Remote Desktop
11 7 (0.68%) Intranet
12 6 (0.58%) IP Telephony
13 5 (0.48%) Extranet
13 5 (0.48%) HTTP
14 4 (0.39%) Cisco ASA
14 4 (0.39%) Network Security
14 4 (0.39%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 220 (21.28%) SQL Server 2008
2 219 (21.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 210 (20.31%) SQL Server 2012
4 158 (15.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 126 (12.19%) SQL Server 2014
6 118 (11.41%) Data Warehouse
6 118 (11.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 94 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
8 61 (5.90%) MySQL
8 61 (5.90%) Relational Database
9 37 (3.58%) NoSQL
10 35 (3.38%) RDBMS
11 34 (3.29%) SQL Server 2016
12 24 (2.32%) QlikView
13 23 (2.22%) Big Data
14 22 (2.13%) Hadoop
15 21 (2.03%) BusinessObjects
16 18 (1.74%) Oracle Database
16 18 (1.74%) SSDT
17 17 (1.64%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 86 (8.32%) Visual Studio
2 76 (7.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 32 (3.09%) Git (software)
4 30 (2.90%) Octopus Deploy
5 17 (1.64%) JMeter
6 12 (1.16%) JUnit
6 12 (1.16%) Selenium
7 10 (0.97%) JIRA
8 6 (0.58%) NetBeans
9 5 (0.48%) Eclipse
9 5 (0.48%) NuGet
9 5 (0.48%) NUnit
9 5 (0.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 4 (0.39%) SpecFlow
11 3 (0.29%) FitNesse
11 3 (0.29%) ReSharper
11 3 (0.29%) SoapUI
11 3 (0.29%) tSQLt
12 2 (0.19%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.19%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 161 (15.57%) Finance
2 42 (4.06%) Retail
3 28 (2.71%) Telecoms
4 26 (2.51%) Legal
5 23 (2.22%) Marketing
6 20 (1.93%) Manufacturing
7 10 (0.97%) Banking
8 6 (0.58%) Law
9 5 (0.48%) Back Office
10 4 (0.39%) Electronics
11 3 (0.29%) Advertising
12 2 (0.19%) Local Government
13 1 (0.097%) Automotive
13 1 (0.097%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.097%) Games
13 1 (0.097%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 503 (48.65%) Developer
2 287 (27.76%) .NET Developer
3 179 (17.31%) C# Developer
4 144 (13.93%) C# .NET Developer
5 132 (12.77%) SQL Developer
6 118 (11.41%) DBA
7 108 (10.44%) Analyst
8 103 (9.96%) SQL DBA
9 96 (9.28%) Senior Developer
10 84 (8.12%) ASP.NET Developer
11 82 (7.93%) Software Engineer
12 71 (6.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 66 (6.38%) .NET Software Engineer
14 64 (6.19%) Support Analyst
15 62 (6.00%) Applications Support
16 61 (5.90%) Software Developer
17 60 (5.80%) C# Software Engineer
18 59 (5.71%) Administrator
18 59 (5.71%) Senior DBA
19 57 (5.51%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 494 (47.78%) .NET
2 286 (27.66%) ASP.NET
3 144 (13.93%) .NET Framework
3 144 (13.93%) ASP.NET MVC
4 132 (12.77%) HTML
5 115 (11.12%) WCF
6 113 (10.93%) Web Services
7 110 (10.64%) CSS
8 80 (7.74%) XML
9 79 (7.64%) jQuery
10 77 (7.45%) ASP.NET Web API
11 73 (7.06%) AngularJS
12 59 (5.71%) Entity Framework
13 58 (5.61%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 57 (5.51%) KnockoutJS
15 46 (4.45%) WPF
16 41 (3.97%) WinForms
17 39 (3.77%) HTML5
17 39 (3.77%) Node.js
18 36 (3.48%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 58 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (4.93%) Replication
3 46 (4.45%) Clustering
4 36 (3.48%) Data Centre
5 31 (3.00%) Enterprise Software
6 26 (2.51%) Streaming Music
7 21 (2.03%) N-Tier
8 14 (1.35%) User Experience
9 13 (1.26%) e-Learning
9 13 (1.26%) NHS
10 12 (1.16%) iPad
10 12 (1.16%) Management Information System
11 11 (1.06%) Computer Science
12 9 (0.87%) HP StoreVirtual
13 6 (0.58%) Credit Risk
13 6 (0.58%) Mobile App
14 5 (0.48%) Celerra
14 5 (0.48%) CLARiiON
14 5 (0.48%) iPhone
14 5 (0.48%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 247 (23.89%) Windows
2 175 (16.92%) Windows Server
3 90 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 71 (6.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 67 (6.48%) Linux
6 56 (5.42%) Unix
7 46 (4.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 28 (2.71%) Windows 7
9 11 (1.06%) Android
10 10 (0.97%) Apple iOS
11 6 (0.58%) Solaris
12 4 (0.39%) AIX
12 4 (0.39%) HPUX
12 4 (0.39%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.29%) Windows 10
14 2 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.097%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 294 (28.43%) Agile Software Development
2 247 (23.89%) MVC
3 122 (11.80%) Scrum
4 116 (11.22%) Business Intelligence
5 105 (10.15%) Software Engineering
6 91 (8.80%) TDD
7 89 (8.61%) ETL
8 80 (7.74%) Performance Tuning
9 72 (6.96%) Web Development
10 63 (6.09%) Data Modelling
10 63 (6.09%) SDLC
11 56 (5.42%) Mentoring
12 54 (5.22%) ITIL
13 52 (5.03%) DevOps
14 49 (4.74%) Migration
15 46 (4.45%) Disaster Recovery
16 43 (4.16%) OO
17 40 (3.87%) Continuous Improvement
17 40 (3.87%) High Availability
18 38 (3.68%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 533 (51.55%) SQL
2 508 (49.13%) C#
3 220 (21.28%) T-SQL
4 188 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 100 (9.67%) PowerShell
6 63 (6.09%) VB.NET
7 62 (6.00%) Java
8 34 (3.29%) Python
9 31 (3.00%) VB
10 26 (2.51%) Ruby
11 19 (1.84%) VBA
12 13 (1.26%) PL/SQL
12 13 (1.26%) VB6
13 10 (0.97%) Bash Shell
14 8 (0.77%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 7 (0.68%) TypeScript
15 7 (0.68%) VBScript
16 6 (0.58%) C++
16 6 (0.58%) Haskell
17 5 (0.48%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 99 (9.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 80 (7.74%) Degree
3 32 (3.09%) MCSE
4 16 (1.55%) MCITP
4 16 (1.55%) Security Cleared
5 14 (1.35%) SC Cleared
6 12 (1.16%) MCP
6 12 (1.16%) MCTS
7 11 (1.06%) ISEB
8 10 (0.97%) CCNA
8 10 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (0.87%) ISTQB
10 5 (0.48%) Citrix Certification
10 5 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (0.48%) MCSA
11 4 (0.39%) CCNP
11 4 (0.39%) MCPD
11 4 (0.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (0.29%) CCA
12 3 (0.29%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (2.32%) SLA
2 20 (1.93%) Data Quality
3 14 (1.35%) QA
4 8 (0.77%) HL7
5 7 (0.68%) DICOM
6 6 (0.58%) IFRS
6 6 (0.58%) IFRS 9
7 3 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.29%) SNOMED CT
8 2 (0.19%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.19%) PMO
9 1 (0.097%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.097%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.097%) UCITS
System Software
1 146 (14.12%) Active Directory
2 98 (9.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (4.35%) vSphere
4 40 (3.87%) XenApp
5 30 (2.90%) Hyper-V
6 18 (1.74%) VMware ESXi
7 13 (1.26%) KVM
7 13 (1.26%) Xen
7 13 (1.26%) XenDesktop
7 13 (1.26%) XenServer
8 10 (0.97%) VMware ESX
9 7 (0.68%) Terminal Server
10 5 (0.48%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 4 (0.39%) Terminal Services
11 4 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
12 2 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
13 1 (0.097%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.097%) OpenSIPS
13 1 (0.097%) Virtual Desktop
13 1 (0.097%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 41 (3.97%) SCCM
2 24 (2.32%) SCOM
3 12 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (1.16%) Puppet
4 9 (0.87%) Tivoli
5 8 (0.77%) Cobbler
6 6 (0.58%) Norton AntiVirus
6 6 (0.58%) WSUS
7 4 (0.39%) Opsview
8 3 (0.29%) Ansible
8 3 (0.29%) Failover Clustering
8 3 (0.29%) SQL Sentry
9 2 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.19%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.19%) Salt
9 2 (0.19%) ZENworks
10 1 (0.097%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.097%) BMC PATROL
10 1 (0.097%) LiteSpeed
10 1 (0.097%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 433 (41.88%) Microsoft
2 140 (13.54%) VMware
3 136 (13.15%) Oracle
4 80 (7.74%) Citrix
5 37 (3.58%) Cisco
6 29 (2.80%) NetApp
6 29 (2.80%) Tableau
7 21 (2.03%) Sitecore
8 20 (1.93%) HP
9 19 (1.84%) Dell Compellent
10 17 (1.64%) SAP
11 16 (1.55%) Civica
12 15 (1.45%) CommVault
12 15 (1.45%) EMC
13 13 (1.26%) Nimble Storage
14 12 (1.16%) Avaya
14 12 (1.16%) Splunk
14 12 (1.16%) Veeam
15 10 (0.97%) IBM
16 7 (0.68%) Dell
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Estio Technology Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
JM
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus,
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 + 25 days holiday + flexible working
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
JM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits and flexible/home working
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus Scheme, Pension, Flexitime.
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Training Opportunity!
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £37000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago