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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 851 803 809
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 25.01% 24.36% 27.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 51.33% 50.12% 51.93%
Number of salaries quoted 735 619 721
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
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
1658 1602 1558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 48.72% 48.59% 53.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1349 1275 1414
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 23 January 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Leeds

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 682 (44.09%) SQL Server
2 651 (42.08%) .NET
3 537 (34.71%) C#
4 493 (31.87%) Microsoft
5 485 (31.35%) Agile Software Development
6 414 (26.76%) ASP.NET
7 406 (26.24%) T-SQL
8 399 (25.79%) Oracle
9 352 (22.75%) MS Excel
10 323 (20.88%) Finance
11 297 (19.20%) JavaScript
12 292 (18.88%) HTML
13 288 (18.62%) Business Intelligence
14 250 (16.16%) .NET Framework
15 247 (15.97%) Windows
16 239 (15.45%) MVC
17 236 (15.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 231 (14.93%) CSS
19 229 (14.80%) Java
20 228 (14.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 202 (13.06%) XML
22 194 (12.54%) OO
23 179 (11.57%) Degree
24 171 (11.05%) E-Commerce
25 168 (10.86%) Scrum
26 160 (10.34%) jQuery
27 158 (10.21%) SQL Server 2008
28 148 (9.57%) ASP.NET MVC
28 148 (9.57%) VB.NET
29 146 (9.44%) Retail

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 85 (5.49%) SharePoint
2 80 (5.17%) WebLogic
3 77 (4.98%) Tomcat
4 67 (4.33%) IIS
5 65 (4.20%) Apache
6 54 (3.49%) BizTalk Server
7 45 (2.91%) SAS
8 27 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
8 27 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
9 23 (1.49%) CMS
9 23 (1.49%) MS Exchange
10 16 (1.03%) WebSphere
11 15 (0.97%) Oracle Application Server
11 15 (0.97%) JBoss
12 13 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2010
13 11 (0.71%) Node.js
14 9 (0.58%) Oracle Workflow
14 9 (0.58%) OpenEdge
14 9 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2003
15 7 (0.45%) Lync
Applications
1 352 (22.75%) MS Excel
2 33 (2.13%) MS Office
3 26 (1.68%) Photoshop
4 21 (1.36%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (0.97%) SPSS
6 10 (0.65%) MS Visio
6 10 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (0.32%) InfoPath
8 4 (0.26%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.065%) MS Project
9 1 (0.065%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.065%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 67 (4.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.32%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 4 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.19%) Summit
4 3 (0.19%) FLEXCUBE
4 3 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.19%) Temenos T24
4 3 (0.19%) Finacle
5 2 (0.13%) Magento
5 2 (0.13%) VisionPLUS
5 2 (0.13%) BASE24
6 1 (0.065%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.065%) Maximo
6 1 (0.065%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.065%) PeopleSoft HRMS
6 1 (0.065%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.065%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 26 (1.68%) Office 365
2 25 (1.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (0.19%) Amazon S3
3 3 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.19%) SaaS
3 3 (0.19%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 75 (4.85%) SAN
2 19 (1.23%) LAN
2 19 (1.23%) WAN
3 18 (1.16%) Firewall
4 16 (1.03%) TCP/IP
4 16 (1.03%) DNS
5 12 (0.78%) Intranet
5 12 (0.78%) Internet
5 12 (0.78%) DHCP
5 12 (0.78%) HTTP
6 8 (0.52%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (0.45%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (0.39%) Network Security
8 6 (0.39%) SSL
9 5 (0.32%) VoIP
9 5 (0.32%) EIGRP
9 5 (0.32%) BGP
9 5 (0.32%) MPLS
9 5 (0.32%) OSPF
9 5 (0.32%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 682 (44.09%) SQL Server
2 236 (15.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 228 (14.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 158 (10.21%) SQL Server 2008
5 142 (9.18%) Data Warehouse
6 140 (9.05%) Relational Database
7 130 (8.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 121 (7.82%) MySQL
9 83 (5.37%) Oracle Database
10 79 (5.11%) RDBMS
11 69 (4.46%) SQL Server 2012
12 60 (3.88%) Big Data
13 51 (3.30%) SQL Server 2005
14 45 (2.91%) QlikView
15 40 (2.59%) Oracle BI EE
16 38 (2.46%) Data Mining
17 37 (2.39%) Oracle Database 11g
17 37 (2.39%) Oracle Reports
18 25 (1.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 23 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 124 (8.02%) Visual Studio
2 112 (7.24%) Subversion
3 107 (6.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 77 (4.98%) Maven
5 72 (4.65%) Hudson
6 49 (3.17%) JUnit
7 47 (3.04%) Moq
8 45 (2.91%) NUnit
9 43 (2.78%) SoapUI
9 43 (2.78%) Jenkins
10 42 (2.71%) ReSharper
11 41 (2.65%) Selenium
12 40 (2.59%) Oracle APEX
12 40 (2.59%) JIRA
13 33 (2.13%) Oracle Forms
14 30 (1.94%) MSTest
14 30 (1.94%) FitNesse
15 21 (1.36%) TeamCity
15 21 (1.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 20 (1.29%) SpecFlow
General
1 323 (20.88%) Finance
2 146 (9.44%) Retail
3 51 (3.30%) Legal
4 45 (2.91%) Pharmaceutical
5 43 (2.78%) Telecoms
6 32 (2.07%) Banking
7 26 (1.68%) Marketing
8 12 (0.78%) Retail Banking
9 10 (0.65%) French Language
9 10 (0.65%) Games
10 7 (0.45%) Publishing
10 7 (0.45%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.32%) Law
12 4 (0.26%) Advertising
13 2 (0.13%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.065%) Back Office
14 1 (0.065%) Billing
14 1 (0.065%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 766 (49.52%) Developer
2 317 (20.49%) Analyst
3 230 (14.87%) .NET Developer
4 190 (12.28%) Senior Developer
5 133 (8.60%) Support Analyst
6 114 (7.37%) Applications Support
7 99 (6.40%) Java Developer
8 94 (6.08%) DBA
9 89 (5.75%) Software Developer
10 79 (5.11%) Applications Support Analyst
10 79 (5.11%) SQL Developer
11 71 (4.59%) C# Developer
12 67 (4.33%) Junior
13 65 (4.20%) Test Analyst
14 60 (3.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
15 57 (3.68%) Senior .NET Developer
16 55 (3.56%) Junior Developer
16 55 (3.56%) C# .NET Developer
17 52 (3.36%) Business Intelligence Developer
18 50 (3.23%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 651 (42.08%) .NET
2 414 (26.76%) ASP.NET
3 292 (18.88%) HTML
4 250 (16.16%) .NET Framework
5 231 (14.93%) CSS
6 202 (13.06%) XML
7 160 (10.34%) jQuery
8 148 (9.57%) ASP.NET MVC
9 122 (7.89%) WCF
10 112 (7.24%) Web Services
11 104 (6.72%) WinForms
12 100 (6.46%) WPF
13 99 (6.40%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 95 (6.14%) J2EE
15 93 (6.01%) Spring
16 79 (5.11%) Ajax
17 75 (4.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 60 (3.88%) NHibernate
18 60 (3.88%) HTML5
19 57 (3.68%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 134 (8.66%) Analytical Skills
2 93 (6.01%) Enterprise Software
3 84 (5.43%) Management Information System
4 41 (2.65%) NHS
4 41 (2.65%) Replication
5 35 (2.26%) Statistics
6 29 (1.87%) Computer Science
7 25 (1.62%) Data Integration
8 24 (1.55%) Clustering
9 23 (1.49%) Visualisation
10 21 (1.36%) User Experience
11 20 (1.29%) Mathematics
12 18 (1.16%) Open Source
12 18 (1.16%) Client/Server
13 14 (0.90%) Mobile App
14 12 (0.78%) Data Structures
15 11 (0.71%) Inversion of Control
16 8 (0.52%) GIS
17 5 (0.32%) Data Extraction
18 4 (0.26%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 247 (15.97%) Windows
2 144 (9.31%) UNIX
3 114 (7.37%) Linux
4 43 (2.78%) Apple iOS
5 15 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (0.71%) Windows 7
6 11 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (0.45%) Android
9 6 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (0.32%) Windows XP
11 4 (0.26%) Debian
12 3 (0.19%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.13%) CentOS
13 2 (0.13%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.13%) Solaris
14 1 (0.065%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.065%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.065%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 485 (31.35%) Agile Software Development
2 288 (18.62%) Business Intelligence
3 239 (15.45%) MVC
4 194 (12.54%) OO
5 171 (11.05%) E-Commerce
6 168 (10.86%) Scrum
7 143 (9.24%) ITIL
8 123 (7.95%) Analytics
9 113 (7.30%) ETL
10 110 (7.11%) TDD
11 108 (6.98%) OOP
12 93 (6.01%) CRM
13 92 (5.95%) Software Engineering
14 90 (5.82%) Performance Tuning
15 86 (5.56%) Migration
16 83 (5.37%) Unit Testing
17 82 (5.30%) Mentoring
18 75 (4.85%) Continuous Integration
19 74 (4.78%) Configuration Management
20 72 (4.65%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 537 (34.71%) C#
2 406 (26.24%) T-SQL
3 297 (19.20%) JavaScript
4 229 (14.80%) Java
5 148 (9.57%) VB.NET
6 144 (9.31%) PL/SQL
7 76 (4.91%) VB
8 63 (4.07%) PHP
9 54 (3.49%) Python
10 46 (2.97%) Bash Shell
11 39 (2.52%) VBA
12 35 (2.26%) R
12 35 (2.26%) Ruby
13 34 (2.20%) C++
14 31 (2.00%) Shell Script
15 26 (1.68%) Perl
15 26 (1.68%) C
16 22 (1.42%) PowerShell
16 22 (1.42%) VB6
17 13 (0.84%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 179 (11.57%) Degree
2 57 (3.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 43 (2.78%) ISEB
4 37 (2.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 35 (2.26%) ISTQB
6 27 (1.75%) MCP
7 25 (1.62%) MCTS
8 23 (1.49%) MCAD
8 23 (1.49%) MCSD
9 21 (1.36%) MCSE
10 15 (0.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 14 (0.90%) Security Cleared
12 12 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
13 9 (0.58%) CCNP
14 8 (0.52%) MCITP
15 7 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 7 (0.45%) OCP
15 7 (0.45%) Oracle Certification
16 6 (0.39%) MCSA
17 5 (0.32%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (4.78%) SLA
2 72 (4.65%) QA
3 12 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (0.58%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.32%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 62 (4.01%) Hyper-V
2 53 (3.43%) Active Directory
3 17 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.52%) HDFS
4 8 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
4 8 (0.52%) Oracle RMAN
5 7 (0.45%) Terminal Services
6 6 (0.39%) vSphere
7 4 (0.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 4 (0.26%) XenServer
8 2 (0.13%) XenApp
8 2 (0.13%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.065%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.065%) Nmap
9 1 (0.065%) Xen
9 1 (0.065%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.065%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.065%) UAG
9 1 (0.065%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 37 (2.39%) Puppet
1 37 (2.39%) Opscode Chef
2 26 (1.68%) Tivoli
3 25 (1.62%) Cobbler
4 17 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
5 12 (0.78%) NetBackup
6 8 (0.52%) Data Guard
7 7 (0.45%) SCDPM
8 6 (0.39%) Nagios
8 6 (0.39%) ARCserve
9 5 (0.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 5 (0.32%) Opsview
9 5 (0.32%) Graphite
10 4 (0.26%) Cacti
10 4 (0.26%) Backup Exec
11 3 (0.19%) SCCM
11 3 (0.19%) SolarWinds Orion
11 3 (0.19%) Salt
11 3 (0.19%) HAProxy
12 2 (0.13%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 493 (31.87%) Microsoft
2 399 (25.79%) Oracle
3 43 (2.78%) Apple
4 35 (2.26%) VMware
5 32 (2.07%) Business Objects
6 27 (1.75%) HP
7 23 (1.49%) SolarWinds
8 22 (1.42%) Cisco
9 21 (1.36%) Zend
10 17 (1.10%) Sybase
10 17 (1.10%) IBM
11 16 (1.03%) Tableau
11 16 (1.03%) SAP
12 14 (0.90%) Citrix
13 13 (0.84%) Cognos
14 11 (0.71%) Hitachi
14 11 (0.71%) Informatica
14 11 (0.71%) Adobe
15 10 (0.65%) Progress
16 8 (0.52%) NetApp
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Execllent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + Pension + Medical Care
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £23000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Jet2.com
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £36,000 to £44,500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago