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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 609 573 708
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 16.15% 22.02% 25.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 51.70% 64.31% 68.67%
Number of salaries quoted 502 485 638
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,350 £42,300 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
1178 891 1031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 31.25% 34.24% 37.10%
Number of salaries quoted 913 738 904
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 August 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Leeds

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server.

1 703 (53.91%) .NET
2 665 (51.00%) SQL
3 580 (44.48%) C#
4 561 (43.02%) Microsoft
5 491 (37.65%) ASP.NET
6 369 (28.30%) MVC
7 348 (26.69%) T-SQL
8 334 (25.61%) Windows
9 301 (23.08%) HTML
10 298 (22.85%) JavaScript
11 295 (22.62%) MS Excel
12 294 (22.55%) SQL Server 2008
13 267 (20.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 266 (20.40%) CSS
15 251 (19.25%) Agile Software Development
16 249 (19.10%) ASP.NET MVC
17 243 (18.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 232 (17.79%) .NET Framework
19 194 (14.88%) Oracle
20 193 (14.80%) SQL Server 2005
21 189 (14.49%) Finance
21 189 (14.49%) jQuery
22 181 (13.88%) Business Intelligence
23 178 (13.65%) SQL Server 2012
24 169 (12.96%) WCF
25 157 (12.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
26 150 (11.50%) XML
27 143 (10.97%) Team Foundation Server
28 141 (10.81%) Scrum
29 133 (10.20%) TDD

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 100 (7.67%) MS Exchange
2 98 (7.52%) SharePoint
3 87 (6.67%) IIS
4 44 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2010
5 39 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2007
6 30 (2.30%) Tomcat
7 29 (2.22%) CMS
8 27 (2.07%) Apache
9 25 (1.92%) Office Communications Server
10 24 (1.84%) BizTalk Server
11 23 (1.76%) Lync
12 17 (1.30%) WebSphere
13 15 (1.15%) NServiceBus
14 13 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
14 13 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
14 13 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2003
15 10 (0.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 10 (0.77%) SAS
16 9 (0.69%) Umbraco
17 7 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 295 (22.62%) MS Excel
2 71 (5.44%) MS Office
3 12 (0.92%) PowerPivot
4 10 (0.77%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.23%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.077%) InDesign
7 1 (0.077%) MS Project
7 1 (0.077%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.077%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.077%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.077%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 16 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.69%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.46%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 3 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.15%) Line 500
7 1 (0.077%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.077%) Magento
7 1 (0.077%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 12 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (0.46%) SaaS
3 3 (0.23%) Google Apps
3 3 (0.23%) Office 365
3 3 (0.23%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (0.23%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 96 (7.36%) SAN
2 46 (3.53%) Firewall
3 43 (3.30%) NAS
4 29 (2.22%) Internet
5 20 (1.53%) VPN
5 20 (1.53%) DNS
6 19 (1.46%) LAN
7 16 (1.23%) WAN
8 14 (1.07%) DHCP
8 14 (1.07%) WAAS
8 14 (1.07%) Cisco Nexus
9 12 (0.92%) FTP
9 12 (0.92%) HTTP
10 11 (0.84%) Intranet
11 7 (0.54%) HTTPS
12 5 (0.38%) SSL
12 5 (0.38%) TCP/IP
12 5 (0.38%) SSH
13 4 (0.31%) VLAN
14 3 (0.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 294 (22.55%) SQL Server 2008
2 267 (20.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 243 (18.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 193 (14.80%) SQL Server 2005
5 178 (13.65%) SQL Server 2012
6 157 (12.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 125 (9.59%) Data Warehouse
8 83 (6.37%) Relational Database
9 63 (4.83%) MySQL
10 58 (4.45%) Oracle Database
11 44 (3.37%) RDBMS
12 41 (3.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 35 (2.68%) PostgreSQL
14 29 (2.22%) Informix
15 25 (1.92%) Riak
16 20 (1.53%) NoSQL
17 17 (1.30%) SQL Server 2000
18 13 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
19 12 (0.92%) QlikView
19 12 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 143 (10.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 120 (9.20%) Visual Studio
3 38 (2.91%) NUnit
4 29 (2.22%) SpecFlow
5 28 (2.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 28 (2.15%) MSTest
6 26 (1.99%) Selenium
7 21 (1.61%) Moq
8 20 (1.53%) Subversion
9 19 (1.46%) Rhino Mocks
10 16 (1.23%) ReSharper
10 16 (1.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 14 (1.07%) QuickTest Pro
12 13 (1.00%) Octopus Deploy
13 12 (0.92%) Maven
14 9 (0.69%) JUnit
14 9 (0.69%) FitNesse
14 9 (0.69%) Cucumber
15 6 (0.46%) Ant
15 6 (0.46%) Oracle Forms
General
1 189 (14.49%) Finance
2 67 (5.14%) Retail
3 38 (2.91%) Legal
4 31 (2.38%) Marketing
5 23 (1.76%) Banking
6 15 (1.15%) Telecoms
7 13 (1.00%) Law
8 8 (0.61%) Financial Institution
9 6 (0.46%) Manufacturing
9 6 (0.46%) Advertising
9 6 (0.46%) French Language
10 3 (0.23%) Back Office
10 3 (0.23%) Electronics
11 2 (0.15%) Front Office
11 2 (0.15%) Local Government
12 1 (0.077%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.077%) Games
12 1 (0.077%) Automotive
12 1 (0.077%) German Language
12 1 (0.077%) Czech Language
Job Titles
1 700 (53.68%) Developer
2 318 (24.39%) .NET Developer
3 172 (13.19%) Analyst
4 167 (12.81%) Software Developer
5 129 (9.89%) DBA
6 115 (8.82%) C# Developer
7 106 (8.13%) Senior Developer
8 98 (7.52%) C# .NET Developer
9 94 (7.21%) SQL Developer
10 70 (5.37%) ASP.NET Developer
10 70 (5.37%) Administrator
11 58 (4.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 56 (4.29%) Web Developer
13 55 (4.22%) .NET Software Developer
14 54 (4.14%) Architect
15 53 (4.06%) Support Analyst
15 53 (4.06%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 52 (3.99%) Senior .NET Developer
17 51 (3.91%) Junior
17 51 (3.91%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 703 (53.91%) .NET
2 491 (37.65%) ASP.NET
3 301 (23.08%) HTML
4 266 (20.40%) CSS
5 249 (19.10%) ASP.NET MVC
6 232 (17.79%) .NET Framework
7 189 (14.49%) jQuery
8 169 (12.96%) WCF
9 150 (11.50%) XML
10 123 (9.43%) WinForms
11 111 (8.51%) Web Services
12 108 (8.28%) WPF
13 107 (8.21%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 71 (5.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 60 (4.60%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 58 (4.45%) HTML5
17 44 (3.37%) SOAP
18 37 (2.84%) MDX
19 34 (2.61%) WSDL
20 31 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 57 (4.37%) N-Tier
2 48 (3.68%) Clustering
3 38 (2.91%) NHS
4 37 (2.84%) Tandem
5 34 (2.61%) Management Information System
6 32 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
7 29 (2.22%) Mathematics
8 25 (1.92%) DTV
9 24 (1.84%) Computer Science
10 23 (1.76%) Inversion of Control
11 18 (1.38%) GIS
11 18 (1.38%) Statistics
12 14 (1.07%) Replication
13 10 (0.77%) Blackberry
13 10 (0.77%) iPad
13 10 (0.77%) iPhone
13 10 (0.77%) iSeries
14 8 (0.61%) Client/Server
14 8 (0.61%) CLARiiON
14 8 (0.61%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 334 (25.61%) Windows
2 78 (5.98%) Linux
3 63 (4.83%) UNIX
4 54 (4.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 40 (3.07%) Windows Server 2003
6 24 (1.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (1.61%) Android
8 15 (1.15%) Apple iOS
9 12 (0.92%) Windows XP
10 11 (0.84%) Windows 7
11 8 (0.61%) Windows 8
12 5 (0.38%) Debian
13 4 (0.31%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.23%) CentOS
14 3 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.15%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.15%) SUSE
16 1 (0.077%) Windows Mobile
16 1 (0.077%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 369 (28.30%) MVC
2 251 (19.25%) Agile Software Development
3 181 (13.88%) Business Intelligence
4 141 (10.81%) Scrum
5 133 (10.20%) TDD
6 119 (9.13%) OO
7 112 (8.59%) ITIL
8 101 (7.75%) Continuous Integration
9 95 (7.29%) Unit Testing
10 93 (7.13%) Performance Tuning
11 88 (6.75%) ETL
12 73 (5.60%) Software Engineering
13 60 (4.60%) MVVM
14 58 (4.45%) E-Commerce
15 56 (4.29%) Web Development
16 55 (4.22%) Kanban
17 54 (4.14%) DSDM
18 48 (3.68%) Dependency Injection
19 43 (3.30%) User Acceptance Testing
20 42 (3.22%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 665 (51.00%) SQL
2 580 (44.48%) C#
3 348 (26.69%) T-SQL
4 298 (22.85%) JavaScript
5 100 (7.67%) VB.NET
6 96 (7.36%) Java
7 55 (4.22%) VB
8 39 (2.99%) VBA
9 25 (1.92%) PHP
10 24 (1.84%) PowerShell
11 18 (1.38%) C++
12 16 (1.23%) PL/SQL
12 16 (1.23%) VB6
13 15 (1.15%) C
14 11 (0.84%) Perl
14 11 (0.84%) VBScript
15 10 (0.77%) Shell Script
16 9 (0.69%) Python
17 5 (0.38%) Bash Shell
18 4 (0.31%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 129 (9.89%) Degree
2 53 (4.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 37 (2.84%) MCSE
4 28 (2.15%) MCITP
5 22 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 20 (1.53%) MCSA
7 19 (1.46%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (1.30%) CCNA
8 17 (1.30%) CCA
8 17 (1.30%) Citrix Certification
9 16 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
10 14 (1.07%) NCDA
10 14 (1.07%) NCIE
10 14 (1.07%) VTSP
11 12 (0.92%) MCTS
11 12 (0.92%) ISEB
12 11 (0.84%) MCP
13 9 (0.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 9 (0.69%) VCAP
14 8 (0.61%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (4.98%) QA
2 63 (4.83%) SLA
3 15 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.38%) HL7
5 3 (0.23%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.23%) TickIT
6 2 (0.15%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.077%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 120 (9.20%) Active Directory
2 93 (7.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (4.83%) Hyper-V
4 37 (2.84%) XenApp
5 28 (2.15%) XenServer
6 20 (1.53%) vSphere
7 15 (1.15%) XenDesktop
8 14 (1.07%) vCloud
9 13 (1.00%) VMware ESX
10 9 (0.69%) Terminal Services
11 8 (0.61%) Oracle RMAN
12 7 (0.54%) Oracle RAC
13 2 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (0.15%) Xen
13 2 (0.15%) Forefront TMG
13 2 (0.15%) UAG
13 2 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
14 1 (0.077%) SpamAssassin
14 1 (0.077%) Postfix
14 1 (0.077%) NFS
Systems Management
1 30 (2.30%) SCCM
2 13 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
3 9 (0.69%) Norton AntiVirus
4 8 (0.61%) Data Guard
4 8 (0.61%) SCOM
5 7 (0.54%) WSUS
6 6 (0.46%) Backup Exec
6 6 (0.46%) Foglight
7 5 (0.38%) Nagios
8 4 (0.31%) Puppet
8 4 (0.31%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 3 (0.23%) Opsview
9 3 (0.23%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.15%) MOM
10 2 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (0.15%) WMI
10 2 (0.15%) SCVMM
10 2 (0.15%) Plesk
10 2 (0.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 1 (0.077%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 561 (43.02%) Microsoft
2 194 (14.88%) Oracle
3 121 (9.28%) VMware
4 66 (5.06%) Citrix
5 52 (3.99%) NetApp
6 42 (3.22%) Cisco
7 28 (2.15%) CommVault
8 25 (1.92%) AppSense
9 23 (1.76%) EnterpriseDB
10 20 (1.53%) Business Objects
11 19 (1.46%) HP
12 18 (1.38%) EMC
13 17 (1.30%) Symantec
14 14 (1.07%) Informatica
14 14 (1.07%) IBM
15 11 (0.84%) Cognos
15 11 (0.84%) Apple
15 11 (0.84%) Tableau
16 10 (0.77%) CheckPoint
17 8 (0.61%) Intel
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Intapeople
Salary: £0
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Net Talent
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Car + Pension + Bonus + Health
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + 25 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £24000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Venturi
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum (DOE) plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum (DOE) plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago