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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 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 494 718 636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 18.76% 22.30% 19.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 61.83% 58.71% 61.63%
Number of salaries quoted 445 560 542
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,000 £55,000
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
799 1223 1032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 30.35% 37.98% 31.60%
Number of salaries quoted 729 976 827
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 £30,000 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 16 January 2017.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Leeds

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 January 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.

1 578 (53.22%) SQL
2 536 (49.36%) C#
3 516 (47.51%) .NET
4 470 (43.28%) Microsoft
5 341 (31.40%) Agile Software Development
6 309 (28.45%) ASP.NET
7 274 (25.23%) MVC
8 244 (22.47%) T-SQL
9 243 (22.38%) Windows
10 241 (22.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 235 (21.64%) SQL Server 2008
12 226 (20.81%) SQL Server 2012
13 208 (19.15%) MS Excel
14 184 (16.94%) JavaScript
15 166 (15.29%) Windows Server
16 162 (14.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 158 (14.55%) Finance
18 155 (14.27%) VMware
19 151 (13.90%) ASP.NET MVC
20 142 (13.08%) .NET Framework
21 140 (12.89%) Oracle
21 140 (12.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 140 (12.89%) SQL Server 2014
22 139 (12.80%) HTML
23 138 (12.71%) Scrum
24 137 (12.62%) Active Directory
25 132 (12.15%) Business Intelligence
26 124 (11.42%) Microsoft Certification
27 122 (11.23%) ETL
28 115 (10.59%) Data Warehouse

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
1 109 (10.04%) IIS
2 98 (9.02%) MS Exchange
3 49 (4.51%) Exchange Server 2010
4 45 (4.14%) SharePoint
5 33 (3.04%) CMS
6 23 (2.12%) Tomcat
7 20 (1.84%) SAS
8 17 (1.57%) Umbraco
9 16 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
10 14 (1.29%) Sitecore CMS
11 12 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2003
11 12 (1.10%) Skype for Business
12 11 (1.01%) Apache
12 11 (1.01%) WebSphere
13 10 (0.92%) JBoss
14 9 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
14 9 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
15 7 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
16 6 (0.55%) OpenStack
17 5 (0.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 208 (19.15%) MS Excel
2 44 (4.05%) MS Office
3 14 (1.29%) SPSS
4 3 (0.28%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.092%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (0.46%) Visualfiles
3 2 (0.18%) Infor CRM
3 2 (0.18%) SDL Web 8
3 2 (0.18%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.092%) Magento
4 1 (0.092%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.092%) Sage CRM
4 1 (0.092%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 113 (10.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (2.76%) Office 365
3 20 (1.84%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (0.92%) SaaS
5 3 (0.28%) AWS OpsWorks
5 3 (0.28%) PaaS
6 2 (0.18%) GitHub
7 1 (0.092%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 74 (6.81%) SAN
2 52 (4.79%) LAN
3 50 (4.60%) Firewall
4 47 (4.33%) DNS
5 46 (4.24%) WAN
6 39 (3.59%) DHCP
7 29 (2.67%) NAS
8 22 (2.03%) Internet
9 17 (1.57%) VPN
10 12 (1.10%) IP Telephony
11 10 (0.92%) ISDN
11 10 (0.92%) VoIP
12 7 (0.64%) Intranet
12 7 (0.64%) MPLS
12 7 (0.64%) VLAN
13 5 (0.46%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (0.46%) Extranet
13 5 (0.46%) Remote Desktop
13 5 (0.46%) Wireless
14 4 (0.37%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 241 (22.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 235 (21.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 226 (20.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 162 (14.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 140 (12.89%) SQL Server 2014
5 140 (12.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 115 (10.59%) Data Warehouse
7 88 (8.10%) SQL Server 2005
8 81 (7.46%) Relational Database
9 78 (7.18%) MySQL
10 42 (3.87%) SQL Server 2016
11 40 (3.68%) RDBMS
12 39 (3.59%) NoSQL
13 38 (3.50%) Big Data
13 38 (3.50%) SSDT
14 37 (3.41%) Hadoop
15 27 (2.49%) Oracle Database
16 21 (1.93%) OLAP
17 20 (1.84%) OLAP Cube
17 20 (1.84%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 114 (10.50%) Visual Studio
2 84 (7.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 32 (2.95%) Octopus Deploy
4 28 (2.58%) Git (software)
5 20 (1.84%) JMeter
6 9 (0.83%) JIRA
6 9 (0.83%) ReSharper
6 9 (0.83%) Selenium
6 9 (0.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 8 (0.74%) JUnit
8 6 (0.55%) NetBeans
9 5 (0.46%) Eclipse
9 5 (0.46%) NuGet
10 4 (0.37%) Visual Studio Team System
11 2 (0.18%) NUnit
11 2 (0.18%) SoapUI
11 2 (0.18%) SpecFlow
11 2 (0.18%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.092%) Bugzilla
12 1 (0.092%) FitNesse
General
1 158 (14.55%) Finance
2 41 (3.78%) Retail
3 27 (2.49%) Legal
3 27 (2.49%) Telecoms
4 17 (1.57%) Marketing
5 16 (1.47%) Manufacturing
6 14 (1.29%) Banking
7 8 (0.74%) Law
8 7 (0.64%) Advertising
9 6 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.37%) Back Office
11 3 (0.28%) Electronics
12 1 (0.092%) Automotive
12 1 (0.092%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 569 (52.39%) Developer
2 307 (28.27%) .NET Developer
3 198 (18.23%) C# Developer
4 185 (17.03%) SQL Developer
5 167 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
6 115 (10.59%) Senior Developer
7 107 (9.85%) DBA
8 96 (8.84%) SQL DBA
9 88 (8.10%) Software Engineer
10 82 (7.55%) Analyst
11 81 (7.46%) ASP.NET Developer
12 71 (6.54%) .NET Software Engineer
13 69 (6.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 69 (6.35%) C# Software Engineer
14 64 (5.89%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 62 (5.71%) .NET Software Developer
15 62 (5.71%) Administrator
15 62 (5.71%) SQL Server Developer
16 57 (5.25%) C# Software Developer
16 57 (5.25%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 516 (47.51%) .NET
2 309 (28.45%) ASP.NET
3 151 (13.90%) ASP.NET MVC
4 142 (13.08%) .NET Framework
5 139 (12.80%) HTML
6 114 (10.50%) WCF
7 111 (10.22%) CSS
8 88 (8.10%) Web Services
9 82 (7.55%) jQuery
10 76 (7.00%) AngularJS
11 74 (6.81%) ASP.NET Web API
12 62 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 60 (5.52%) KnockoutJS
14 58 (5.34%) Entity Framework
15 53 (4.88%) WPF
15 53 (4.88%) XML
16 48 (4.42%) HTML5
17 38 (3.50%) Node.js
18 28 (2.58%) Ninject
19 26 (2.39%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 55 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
2 52 (4.79%) Replication
2 52 (4.79%) Visualisation
3 44 (4.05%) Clustering
4 38 (3.50%) Enterprise Software
5 35 (3.22%) Data Centre
6 28 (2.58%) Streaming Music
7 24 (2.21%) N-Tier
8 23 (2.12%) Data Integration
9 12 (1.10%) Credit Risk
9 12 (1.10%) e-Learning
9 12 (1.10%) Health Informatics
9 12 (1.10%) Informatics
9 12 (1.10%) User Experience
10 11 (1.01%) iPad
10 11 (1.01%) NHS
11 8 (0.74%) Computer Science
11 8 (0.74%) Management Information System
11 8 (0.74%) Statistics
12 7 (0.64%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 243 (22.38%) Windows
2 166 (15.29%) Windows Server
3 86 (7.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 73 (6.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 69 (6.35%) Linux
6 49 (4.51%) Unix
7 43 (3.96%) Windows Server 2003
8 37 (3.41%) Windows 7
9 7 (0.64%) Android
9 7 (0.64%) Apple iOS
10 5 (0.46%) Solaris
11 4 (0.37%) AIX
11 4 (0.37%) HPUX
11 4 (0.37%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.28%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.18%) CentOS
13 2 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.092%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 341 (31.40%) Agile Software Development
2 274 (25.23%) MVC
3 138 (12.71%) Scrum
4 132 (12.15%) Business Intelligence
5 122 (11.23%) ETL
6 115 (10.59%) Software Engineering
7 102 (9.39%) TDD
8 88 (8.10%) Performance Tuning
9 71 (6.54%) Web Development
10 70 (6.45%) Mentoring
11 65 (5.99%) Data Modelling
12 60 (5.52%) SDLC
13 59 (5.43%) ITIL
14 56 (5.16%) DevOps
15 53 (4.88%) OO
16 52 (4.79%) Continuous Improvement
17 50 (4.60%) High Availability
18 47 (4.33%) Migration
19 46 (4.24%) Analytics
20 41 (3.78%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 578 (53.22%) SQL
2 536 (49.36%) C#
3 244 (22.47%) T-SQL
4 184 (16.94%) JavaScript
5 106 (9.76%) PowerShell
6 69 (6.35%) VB.NET
7 65 (5.99%) Java
8 45 (4.14%) Python
9 31 (2.85%) Ruby
10 16 (1.47%) VB
11 15 (1.38%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 12 (1.10%) Bash Shell
12 12 (1.10%) VBA
13 10 (0.92%) VB6
14 5 (0.46%) Haskell
14 5 (0.46%) PL/SQL
14 5 (0.46%) VBScript
15 4 (0.37%) C++
15 4 (0.37%) Delphi
16 3 (0.28%) C
Qualifications
1 124 (11.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 73 (6.72%) Degree
3 30 (2.76%) MCSE
4 18 (1.66%) MCITP
5 15 (1.38%) Security Cleared
6 14 (1.29%) MCTS
7 13 (1.20%) SC Cleared
8 11 (1.01%) MCP
9 9 (0.83%) ISEB
10 8 (0.74%) Citrix Certification
11 6 (0.55%) ISTQB
11 6 (0.55%) MCSA
11 6 (0.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (0.37%) CCA
13 4 (0.37%) CCNA
13 4 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
13 4 (0.37%) MCPD
14 3 (0.28%) MCDBA
15 2 (0.18%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (1.93%) QA
2 15 (1.38%) SLA
3 14 (1.29%) Data Quality
3 14 (1.29%) HL7
4 13 (1.20%) DICOM
5 5 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.46%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.18%) SNOMED CT
7 1 (0.092%) UCITS
System Software
1 137 (12.62%) Active Directory
2 99 (9.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (3.87%) XenApp
4 39 (3.59%) vSphere
5 37 (3.41%) Hyper-V
6 24 (2.21%) XenDesktop
7 14 (1.29%) KVM
7 14 (1.29%) Xen
8 13 (1.20%) VMware ESX
9 12 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (0.64%) XenServer
11 5 (0.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 5 (0.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 5 (0.46%) Virtual Servers
12 4 (0.37%) GlusterFS
12 4 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
13 3 (0.28%) VMware Server
14 2 (0.18%) OpenSIPS
14 2 (0.18%) Terminal Services
15 1 (0.092%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 37 (3.41%) SCCM
2 24 (2.21%) SCOM
3 15 (1.38%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (1.38%) Puppet
4 10 (0.92%) Cobbler
4 10 (0.92%) Tivoli
5 7 (0.64%) Failover Clustering
5 7 (0.64%) WSUS
6 5 (0.46%) Ansible
7 4 (0.37%) Microsoft Clustering
7 4 (0.37%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.18%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.18%) Salt
9 1 (0.092%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.092%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.092%) LiteSpeed
9 1 (0.092%) Opsview
9 1 (0.092%) vMotion
9 1 (0.092%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 470 (43.28%) Microsoft
2 155 (14.27%) VMware
3 140 (12.89%) Oracle
4 75 (6.91%) Citrix
5 60 (5.52%) Cisco
6 31 (2.85%) Tableau
7 27 (2.49%) NetApp
8 25 (2.30%) Sitecore
9 18 (1.66%) Avaya
10 17 (1.57%) Splunk
11 16 (1.47%) HP
12 15 (1.38%) SAP
13 11 (1.01%) EMC
13 11 (1.01%) Veeam
14 10 (0.92%) Dell Compellent
15 9 (0.83%) CommVault
15 9 (0.83%) Dell
16 7 (0.64%) 3PAR
16 7 (0.64%) EPiServer
16 7 (0.64%) IBM
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