The first table below looks at the demand for SQL 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 over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 793 752 725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 21.68% 29.50% 29.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 47.43% 55.74% 52.35%
Number of salaries quoted 673 617 620
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.47% +1.38%
Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1672 1349 1385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 45.71% 52.92% 55.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1358 1062 1181
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,325 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL
West Yorkshire

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

SQL
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Leeds region.

SQL Salary Trend in Leeds

SQL
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Leeds

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing SQL 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.

1 735 (44.22%) SQL Server
2 605 (36.40%) .NET
3 511 (30.75%) Microsoft
4 473 (28.46%) T-SQL
5 461 (27.74%) C#
6 396 (23.83%) Oracle
7 375 (22.56%) Agile Software Development
8 317 (19.07%) ASP.NET
9 302 (18.17%) Java
10 283 (17.03%) JavaScript
11 281 (16.91%) MS Excel
12 276 (16.61%) Windows
13 259 (15.58%) Business Intelligence
13 259 (15.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 257 (15.46%) HTML
15 249 (14.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 248 (14.92%) MVC
17 242 (14.56%) Finance
18 233 (14.02%) SQL Server 2008
19 218 (13.12%) XML
20 204 (12.27%) CSS
21 173 (10.41%) Scrum
22 171 (10.29%) jQuery
23 164 (9.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
24 163 (9.81%) Web Services
25 162 (9.75%) Spring
26 159 (9.57%) SQL Server 2012
27 157 (9.45%) Tomcat
27 157 (9.45%) E-Commerce
28 147 (8.84%) Relational Database

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing SQL 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 157 (9.45%) Tomcat
2 112 (6.74%) WebLogic
3 79 (4.75%) IIS
4 62 (3.73%) SharePoint
5 41 (2.47%) Apache
6 32 (1.93%) SAS
7 27 (1.62%) CMS
8 25 (1.50%) MS Exchange
9 22 (1.32%) WebSphere
10 15 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
11 14 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
12 11 (0.66%) WordPress
12 11 (0.66%) Node.js
12 11 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
13 10 (0.60%) Lync
13 10 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
14 9 (0.54%) Umbraco
15 8 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
16 7 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2003
17 6 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 281 (16.91%) MS Excel
2 55 (3.31%) MS Office
3 16 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (0.72%) PowerPivot
5 7 (0.42%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.060%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.060%) PrintSoft PReS
6 1 (0.060%) MS Project
6 1 (0.060%) SPSS
6 1 (0.060%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 10 (0.60%) Oracle Applications
1 10 (0.60%) Magento
2 9 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.24%) Oracle Receivables
4 4 (0.24%) Oracle Cash Management
4 4 (0.24%) Oracle Assets
4 4 (0.24%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (0.24%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (0.24%) SiteCatalyst
5 3 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.12%) Line 500
6 2 (0.12%) SalesLogix
6 2 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.060%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 11 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (0.54%) Office 365
2 9 (0.54%) SaaS
3 2 (0.12%) Heroku
3 2 (0.12%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 43 (2.59%) SAN
2 35 (2.11%) Internet
3 30 (1.81%) Firewall
4 22 (1.32%) HTTP
5 21 (1.26%) NAS
6 17 (1.02%) Intranet
6 17 (1.02%) WAN
6 17 (1.02%) LAN
7 11 (0.66%) TCP/IP
7 11 (0.66%) DNS
8 8 (0.48%) HTTPS
8 8 (0.48%) Cisco IOS
9 7 (0.42%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (0.36%) DHCP
10 6 (0.36%) Unified Communications
10 6 (0.36%) iSCSI
11 5 (0.30%) Wireshark
12 4 (0.24%) PBX
13 3 (0.18%) Fibre Channel
13 3 (0.18%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 735 (44.22%) SQL Server
2 259 (15.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 249 (14.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 233 (14.02%) SQL Server 2008
5 164 (9.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 159 (9.57%) SQL Server 2012
7 147 (8.84%) Relational Database
8 146 (8.78%) Data Warehouse
9 145 (8.72%) SQL Server 2005
10 127 (7.64%) Oracle Database
11 105 (6.32%) RDBMS
12 72 (4.33%) MySQL
13 48 (2.89%) Oracle Reports
14 36 (2.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 34 (2.05%) Big Data
15 34 (2.05%) Oracle Database 11g
16 25 (1.50%) Data Mining
17 22 (1.32%) Oracle Database 10g
18 20 (1.20%) DB2
19 16 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 138 (8.30%) Maven
2 137 (8.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 122 (7.34%) Visual Studio
4 111 (6.68%) Hudson
5 97 (5.84%) Subversion
6 93 (5.60%) Selenium
7 56 (3.37%) Oracle APEX
8 49 (2.95%) Cucumber
9 46 (2.77%) JUnit
10 35 (2.11%) Oracle Forms
10 35 (2.11%) SpecFlow
11 26 (1.56%) JBehave
12 22 (1.32%) NUnit
13 21 (1.26%) JMeter
14 20 (1.20%) FitNesse
15 19 (1.14%) MSTest
16 17 (1.02%) Ant
16 17 (1.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 15 (0.90%) Eclipse
18 14 (0.84%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 242 (14.56%) Finance
2 47 (2.83%) Legal
3 43 (2.59%) Retail
4 36 (2.17%) Telecoms
5 33 (1.99%) Banking
6 21 (1.26%) Marketing
7 12 (0.72%) Advertising
8 11 (0.66%) Law
9 8 (0.48%) Financial Institution
9 8 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (0.30%) French Language
10 5 (0.30%) Back Office
11 4 (0.24%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.24%) General Ledger
12 3 (0.18%) Local Government
12 3 (0.18%) Front Office
13 2 (0.12%) Publishing
13 2 (0.12%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.060%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.060%) Billing
Job Titles
1 842 (50.66%) Developer
2 347 (20.88%) Analyst
3 210 (12.64%) .NET Developer
4 161 (9.69%) Java Developer
5 158 (9.51%) SQL Developer
6 136 (8.18%) Software Developer
7 122 (7.34%) DBA
8 103 (6.20%) Senior Developer
9 101 (6.08%) C# Developer
10 84 (5.05%) Consultant
10 84 (5.05%) C# .NET Developer
11 82 (4.93%) Support Analyst
12 77 (4.63%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 76 (4.57%) ASP.NET Developer
14 74 (4.45%) SQL DBA
15 73 (4.39%) Test Analyst
16 72 (4.33%) Administrator
17 58 (3.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 57 (3.43%) Applications Support
18 57 (3.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 605 (36.40%) .NET
2 317 (19.07%) ASP.NET
3 257 (15.46%) HTML
4 218 (13.12%) XML
5 204 (12.27%) CSS
6 171 (10.29%) jQuery
7 163 (9.81%) Web Services
8 162 (9.75%) Spring
9 146 (8.78%) J2EE
10 132 (7.94%) .NET Framework
11 128 (7.70%) ASP.NET MVC
12 112 (6.74%) WCF
13 88 (5.29%) Apache Flex
14 81 (4.87%) BlazeDS
15 78 (4.69%) Hibernate
15 78 (4.69%) HTML5
16 74 (4.45%) WinForms
17 72 (4.33%) SOAP
18 63 (3.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 62 (3.73%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 50 (3.01%) NHS
2 44 (2.65%) Mathematics
3 43 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
4 37 (2.23%) Management Information System
5 34 (2.05%) DTV
6 25 (1.50%) Clustering
7 22 (1.32%) Tandem
8 18 (1.08%) Social Media
8 18 (1.08%) Statistics
9 15 (0.90%) Replication
10 14 (0.84%) Client/Server
10 14 (0.84%) Computer Science
11 11 (0.66%) N-Tier
12 10 (0.60%) EPoS
12 10 (0.60%) EFTPOS
13 8 (0.48%) GIS
13 8 (0.48%) Visualisation
13 8 (0.48%) Data Extraction
13 8 (0.48%) Data Protection Act
14 7 (0.42%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 276 (16.61%) Windows
2 92 (5.54%) UNIX
3 87 (5.23%) Linux
4 45 (2.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (1.62%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (0.90%) Apple iOS
8 12 (0.72%) Android
9 11 (0.66%) Windows 2000 Server
9 11 (0.66%) Windows XP
10 10 (0.60%) Windows 7
11 7 (0.42%) CentOS
12 6 (0.36%) Windows 8
13 4 (0.24%) AIX
13 4 (0.24%) Windows Vista
14 3 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.060%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.060%) Solaris
15 1 (0.060%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 375 (22.56%) Agile Software Development
2 259 (15.58%) Business Intelligence
3 248 (14.92%) MVC
4 173 (10.41%) Scrum
5 157 (9.45%) E-Commerce
6 138 (8.30%) TDD
7 119 (7.16%) OO
8 117 (7.04%) ITIL
8 117 (7.04%) Unit Testing
9 110 (6.62%) ETL
10 104 (6.26%) Continuous Integration
11 79 (4.75%) Test Scripting
12 76 (4.57%) Web Development
13 75 (4.51%) Software Engineering
14 74 (4.45%) BDD
15 73 (4.39%) Performance Tuning
16 66 (3.97%) DSDM
16 66 (3.97%) User Acceptance Testing
17 59 (3.55%) OOP
17 59 (3.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 473 (28.46%) T-SQL
2 461 (27.74%) C#
3 302 (18.17%) Java
4 283 (17.03%) JavaScript
5 115 (6.92%) PL/SQL
6 114 (6.86%) VB.NET
7 72 (4.33%) VB
8 67 (4.03%) PHP
9 58 (3.49%) VBA
10 29 (1.74%) VB6
11 24 (1.44%) Shell Script
12 23 (1.38%) Perl
13 19 (1.14%) Ruby
13 19 (1.14%) C
14 18 (1.08%) C++
15 14 (0.84%) Python
15 14 (0.84%) VBScript
15 14 (0.84%) PHP5
16 8 (0.48%) Objective-C
16 8 (0.48%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 123 (7.40%) Degree
2 49 (2.95%) ISEB
3 29 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
5 16 (0.96%) MCSE
6 13 (0.78%) Security Cleared
6 13 (0.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 12 (0.72%) ISTQB
8 9 (0.54%) Oracle Certification
8 9 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 8 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (0.48%) OCP
9 8 (0.48%) CCNA
10 7 (0.42%) SC Cleared
10 7 (0.42%) VCAP
10 7 (0.42%) VTSP
10 7 (0.42%) VCDX
10 7 (0.42%) NCDA
10 7 (0.42%) NCIE
11 6 (0.36%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (5.90%) QA
2 94 (5.66%) SLA
3 10 (0.60%) HL7
4 9 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.36%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.24%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.12%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.060%) TickIT
8 1 (0.060%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 47 (2.83%) Active Directory
2 41 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (1.26%) vSphere
3 21 (1.26%) VMware ESX
4 19 (1.14%) Hyper-V
5 8 (0.48%) NFS
6 5 (0.30%) XenApp
7 3 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (0.18%) XenServer
7 3 (0.18%) Forefront TMG
7 3 (0.18%) ISA Server
7 3 (0.18%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (0.12%) Snort
8 2 (0.12%) Nmap
8 2 (0.12%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.12%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.060%) Xen
9 1 (0.060%) SpamAssassin
9 1 (0.060%) Postfix
9 1 (0.060%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 30 (1.81%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (0.72%) Foglight
3 10 (0.60%) Puppet
4 8 (0.48%) Opsview
4 8 (0.48%) SCCM
5 7 (0.42%) Backup Exec
6 6 (0.36%) Nagios
6 6 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (0.24%) Hyperic
7 4 (0.24%) NetBackup
7 4 (0.24%) SCOM
8 3 (0.18%) Data Guard
9 2 (0.12%) Nessus
9 2 (0.12%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 1 (0.060%) Oracle Identity Management
10 1 (0.060%) CA Wily
10 1 (0.060%) Plesk
10 1 (0.060%) OpenView
10 1 (0.060%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 511 (30.75%) Microsoft
2 396 (23.83%) Oracle
3 69 (4.15%) VMware
4 51 (3.07%) HP
5 38 (2.29%) JBoss
5 38 (2.29%) Cisco
6 36 (2.17%) IBM
7 34 (2.05%) Citrix
8 33 (1.99%) NetApp
9 19 (1.14%) Business Objects
10 15 (0.90%) Splunk
11 12 (0.72%) SAP
12 11 (0.66%) Tableau
13 10 (0.60%) Cognos
14 9 (0.54%) Zend
14 9 (0.54%) Remedy
15 8 (0.48%) Symantec
15 8 (0.48%) Adobe
15 8 (0.48%) CommVault
15 8 (0.48%) Sencha
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Callcredit Information Group
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Callcredit Information Group
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: Competitive Salary Dependent on Experience
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £52500 - £57500 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Cash Choices
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £52,500 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago