The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 934 824 752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 25.57% 23.72% 26.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 53.13% 48.64% 52.70%
Number of salaries quoted 808 660 643
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,350 £23,000 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1758 1694 1427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 48.12% 48.76% 50.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1448 1370 1246
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 4 March 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Leeds

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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.

1 834 (47.52%) SQL Server
2 730 (41.60%) .NET
3 640 (36.47%) C#
4 622 (35.44%) Agile Software Development
5 565 (32.19%) Microsoft
6 480 (27.35%) T-SQL
7 464 (26.44%) ASP.NET
8 379 (21.60%) MS Excel
9 369 (21.03%) Oracle
10 353 (20.11%) Finance
11 343 (19.54%) JavaScript
12 341 (19.43%) HTML
13 314 (17.89%) Business Intelligence
14 278 (15.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 271 (15.44%) MVC
16 268 (15.27%) Java
16 268 (15.27%) CSS
17 261 (14.87%) .NET Framework
18 258 (14.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 232 (13.22%) Windows
20 230 (13.11%) OO
21 212 (12.08%) Degree
22 204 (11.62%) XML
23 190 (10.83%) SQL Server 2008
24 184 (10.48%) jQuery
25 181 (10.31%) Scrum
26 173 (9.86%) ASP.NET MVC
27 171 (9.74%) E-Commerce
28 161 (9.17%) Retail
29 158 (9.00%) UNIX

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 87 (4.96%) SharePoint
2 81 (4.62%) IIS
3 62 (3.53%) Apache
4 61 (3.48%) WebLogic
5 56 (3.19%) Tomcat
6 53 (3.02%) BizTalk Server
7 42 (2.39%) SAS
8 32 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
9 31 (1.77%) SharePoint 2013
10 27 (1.54%) CMS
11 20 (1.14%) MS Exchange
12 13 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
13 12 (0.68%) Node.js
13 12 (0.68%) WebSphere
14 10 (0.57%) OpenEdge
15 9 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2003
15 9 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
15 9 (0.51%) Oracle Application Server
16 7 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
16 7 (0.40%) JBoss
Applications
1 379 (21.60%) MS Excel
2 52 (2.96%) MS Office
3 34 (1.94%) SPSS
4 33 (1.88%) Photoshop
5 20 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
6 14 (0.80%) MS Visio
7 10 (0.57%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.23%) PowerPivot
9 2 (0.11%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.11%) FastStats
10 1 (0.057%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 72 (4.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.17%) Temenos T24
3 3 (0.17%) Finacle
3 3 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.17%) FLEXCUBE
3 3 (0.17%) Summit
4 2 (0.11%) VisionPLUS
4 2 (0.11%) BASE24
4 2 (0.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.11%) Magento
5 1 (0.057%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.057%) Maximo
5 1 (0.057%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 36 (2.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (1.77%) Office 365
3 8 (0.46%) SaaS
4 4 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.17%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.17%) Route 53
6 1 (0.057%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.057%) Heroku
6 1 (0.057%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (3.76%) SAN
2 20 (1.14%) Intranet
3 17 (0.97%) LAN
3 17 (0.97%) WAN
3 17 (0.97%) Internet
4 16 (0.91%) Firewall
5 14 (0.80%) DNS
6 12 (0.68%) HTTP
6 12 (0.68%) TCP/IP
7 10 (0.57%) DHCP
8 8 (0.46%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (0.34%) SSL
10 5 (0.28%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (0.28%) HSRP
10 5 (0.28%) MPLS
10 5 (0.28%) OSPF
10 5 (0.28%) BGP
10 5 (0.28%) EIGRP
11 4 (0.23%) Intrusion Detection
11 4 (0.23%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 834 (47.52%) SQL Server
2 278 (15.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 258 (14.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 190 (10.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 157 (8.95%) Relational Database
6 148 (8.43%) Data Warehouse
6 148 (8.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 127 (7.24%) MySQL
8 89 (5.07%) SQL Server 2012
9 75 (4.27%) Big Data
10 73 (4.16%) Oracle Database
11 68 (3.87%) RDBMS
12 63 (3.59%) SQL Server 2005
13 48 (2.74%) QlikView
14 45 (2.56%) Oracle BI EE
15 43 (2.45%) Data Mining
16 38 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
17 31 (1.77%) Oracle Database 11g
18 25 (1.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 23 (1.31%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 134 (7.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 116 (6.61%) Visual Studio
3 113 (6.44%) Subversion
4 65 (3.70%) Hudson
5 60 (3.42%) NUnit
5 60 (3.42%) Moq
6 58 (3.30%) SoapUI
6 58 (3.30%) Maven
7 57 (3.25%) ReSharper
8 52 (2.96%) JUnit
9 47 (2.68%) Jenkins
10 38 (2.17%) Oracle APEX
11 37 (2.11%) MSTest
12 36 (2.05%) JIRA
13 31 (1.77%) Selenium
14 27 (1.54%) FitNesse
15 26 (1.48%) TeamCity
16 23 (1.31%) Git (software)
17 22 (1.25%) Oracle Forms
18 20 (1.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 353 (20.11%) Finance
2 161 (9.17%) Retail
3 52 (2.96%) Legal
3 52 (2.96%) Pharmaceutical
4 41 (2.34%) Telecoms
5 34 (1.94%) Banking
6 24 (1.37%) Marketing
7 12 (0.68%) Retail Banking
8 10 (0.57%) Games
8 10 (0.57%) French Language
9 9 (0.51%) Publishing
10 6 (0.34%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.28%) Law
12 4 (0.23%) Advertising
13 3 (0.17%) Back Office
14 2 (0.11%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.11%) Front Office
14 2 (0.11%) Automotive
15 1 (0.057%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.057%) Billing
Job Titles
1 884 (50.37%) Developer
2 364 (20.74%) Analyst
3 231 (13.16%) .NET Developer
4 218 (12.42%) Senior Developer
5 134 (7.64%) Support Analyst
6 125 (7.12%) Software Developer
7 122 (6.95%) DBA
8 114 (6.50%) Applications Support
9 89 (5.07%) SQL Developer
10 85 (4.84%) C# Developer
11 83 (4.73%) Java Developer
12 81 (4.62%) Junior
13 79 (4.50%) Test Analyst
13 79 (4.50%) Applications Support Analyst
13 79 (4.50%) SQL DBA
14 70 (3.99%) Junior Developer
15 65 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
16 60 (3.42%) Business Intelligence Developer
17 58 (3.30%) Software Engineer
18 57 (3.25%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 730 (41.60%) .NET
2 464 (26.44%) ASP.NET
3 341 (19.43%) HTML
4 268 (15.27%) CSS
5 261 (14.87%) .NET Framework
6 204 (11.62%) XML
7 184 (10.48%) jQuery
8 173 (9.86%) ASP.NET MVC
9 138 (7.86%) WCF
10 121 (6.89%) WinForms
11 111 (6.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 109 (6.21%) WPF
13 99 (5.64%) Web Services
14 86 (4.90%) Ajax
15 83 (4.73%) J2EE
16 80 (4.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 77 (4.39%) Spring
18 74 (4.22%) HTML5
19 60 (3.42%) NHibernate
20 48 (2.74%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 155 (8.83%) Analytical Skills
2 90 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
3 83 (4.73%) Management Information System
4 49 (2.79%) Replication
5 46 (2.62%) NHS
6 44 (2.51%) Statistics
7 35 (1.99%) Clustering
8 30 (1.71%) Visualisation
9 28 (1.60%) Mathematics
10 27 (1.54%) Data Integration
11 26 (1.48%) Computer Science
12 20 (1.14%) Client/Server
12 20 (1.14%) Open Source
12 20 (1.14%) User Experience
13 17 (0.97%) Mobile App
14 16 (0.91%) Data Structures
15 13 (0.74%) Taxonomies
15 13 (0.74%) Inversion of Control
16 10 (0.57%) Data Extraction
17 9 (0.51%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 232 (13.22%) Windows
2 158 (9.00%) UNIX
3 119 (6.78%) Linux
4 54 (3.08%) Apple iOS
5 14 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (0.74%) Android
7 11 (0.63%) Windows 7
7 11 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (0.28%) Windows XP
10 4 (0.23%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.11%) Solaris
12 2 (0.11%) Debian
12 2 (0.11%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.057%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.057%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.057%) BlackBerry OS
13 1 (0.057%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 622 (35.44%) Agile Software Development
2 314 (17.89%) Business Intelligence
3 271 (15.44%) MVC
4 230 (13.11%) OO
5 181 (10.31%) Scrum
6 171 (9.74%) E-Commerce
7 157 (8.95%) Analytics
8 155 (8.83%) TDD
9 141 (8.03%) ITIL
10 136 (7.75%) ETL
11 129 (7.35%) Unit Testing
12 110 (6.27%) OOP
13 107 (6.10%) CRM
13 107 (6.10%) Software Engineering
14 94 (5.36%) Performance Tuning
14 94 (5.36%) Configuration Management
15 93 (5.30%) Continuous Integration
16 90 (5.13%) Mentoring
17 86 (4.90%) Migration
17 86 (4.90%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 640 (36.47%) C#
2 480 (27.35%) T-SQL
3 343 (19.54%) JavaScript
4 268 (15.27%) Java
5 153 (8.72%) VB.NET
6 128 (7.29%) PL/SQL
7 91 (5.19%) PHP
8 72 (4.10%) VB
9 67 (3.82%) Python
10 47 (2.68%) Bash Shell
10 47 (2.68%) C++
11 45 (2.56%) Ruby
12 44 (2.51%) R
12 44 (2.51%) VBA
13 37 (2.11%) Shell Script
14 31 (1.77%) MATLAB
15 25 (1.42%) Perl
16 24 (1.37%) C
17 23 (1.31%) VB6
18 17 (0.97%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 212 (12.08%) Degree
2 63 (3.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 62 (3.53%) ISEB
4 47 (2.68%) VCP4
5 41 (2.34%) ISTQB
6 37 (2.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 31 (1.77%) MCTS
8 29 (1.65%) MCP
9 28 (1.60%) MCAD
9 28 (1.60%) MCSD
10 20 (1.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 14 (0.80%) MCSE
11 14 (0.80%) Security Cleared
12 12 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
13 9 (0.51%) CCNP
14 8 (0.46%) SC Cleared
14 8 (0.46%) MCITP
15 7 (0.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 5 (0.28%) DV Cleared
16 5 (0.28%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (5.53%) QA
2 72 (4.10%) SLA
3 15 (0.85%) Data Quality
4 14 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (0.51%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 69 (3.93%) Hyper-V
2 40 (2.28%) Active Directory
3 17 (0.97%) HDFS
4 16 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (0.40%) Terminal Services
6 5 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (0.28%) Oracle RMAN
7 4 (0.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 3 (0.17%) vSphere
9 2 (0.11%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.057%) XenApp
10 1 (0.057%) XenServer
10 1 (0.057%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.057%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.057%) Cygwin
10 1 (0.057%) UAG
10 1 (0.057%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.057%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 41 (2.34%) Opscode Chef
1 41 (2.34%) Puppet
2 31 (1.77%) Tivoli
3 30 (1.71%) Cobbler
4 13 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
5 12 (0.68%) NetBackup
6 7 (0.40%) SCDPM
7 6 (0.34%) ARCserve
8 5 (0.28%) Data Guard
8 5 (0.28%) SCCM
8 5 (0.28%) Graphite
9 4 (0.23%) SCOM
10 3 (0.17%) SolarWinds Orion
10 3 (0.17%) Cacti
10 3 (0.17%) Salt
10 3 (0.17%) Opsview
10 3 (0.17%) HAProxy
10 3 (0.17%) Backup Exec
10 3 (0.17%) Nagios
10 3 (0.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 565 (32.19%) Microsoft
2 369 (21.03%) Oracle
3 52 (2.96%) Apple
4 49 (2.79%) Tableau
5 45 (2.56%) Business Objects
6 29 (1.65%) VMware
7 26 (1.48%) Zend
8 22 (1.25%) IBM
9 21 (1.20%) HP
10 18 (1.03%) Sybase
11 16 (0.91%) SolarWinds
12 15 (0.85%) Cisco
13 14 (0.80%) SAP
14 12 (0.68%) Adobe
15 11 (0.63%) Hitachi
16 10 (0.57%) Progress
17 9 (0.51%) Cognos
18 8 (0.46%) Citrix
18 8 (0.46%) Symantec
18 8 (0.46%) Alterian
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Net Talent
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £250 - £320 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday