The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 633 897 823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.30% 27.73% 24.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.84% 47.66% 50.93%
Number of salaries quoted 582 702 711
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 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
1381 1882 1616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 53.01% 58.18% 48.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1211 1555 1312
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 January 2017.

SQL Salary Histogram in Leeds

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT jobs citing SQL 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.

1 578 (40.39%) SQL Server
2 549 (38.36%) Agile Software Development
3 487 (34.03%) .NET
4 455 (31.80%) Microsoft
5 443 (30.96%) C#
6 328 (22.92%) T-SQL
7 272 (19.01%) Scrum
8 267 (18.66%) Java
9 244 (17.05%) JavaScript
10 238 (16.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 230 (16.07%) Oracle
12 228 (15.93%) Finance
13 218 (15.23%) ASP.NET
14 208 (14.54%) MS Excel
15 202 (14.12%) Windows
16 191 (13.35%) MVC
17 181 (12.65%) SQL Server 2008
18 166 (11.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 162 (11.32%) SQL Server 2012
20 161 (11.25%) Continuous Integration
21 158 (11.04%) HTML
22 156 (10.90%) ITIL
23 133 (9.29%) E-Commerce
24 132 (9.22%) CSS
24 132 (9.22%) Linux
25 130 (9.08%) Data Warehouse
25 130 (9.08%) Software Engineering
26 128 (8.94%) Business Intelligence
27 126 (8.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
28 121 (8.46%) Degree

SQL
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 98 (6.85%) IIS
2 48 (3.35%) CloudStack
2 48 (3.35%) OpenStack
3 44 (3.07%) JBoss
3 44 (3.07%) SAS
4 42 (2.94%) WebSphere
5 41 (2.87%) WebLogic
6 28 (1.96%) MS Exchange
7 27 (1.89%) SharePoint
8 26 (1.82%) Tomcat
9 20 (1.40%) Apache
9 20 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2010
10 16 (1.12%) CMS
11 12 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2003
12 8 (0.56%) Apache Spark
13 7 (0.49%) Confluence
13 7 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
14 5 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
15 4 (0.28%) ATG Dynamo
15 4 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 208 (14.54%) MS Excel
2 44 (3.07%) MS Office
3 14 (0.98%) SPSS
4 11 (0.77%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.42%) Visualfiles
3 5 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.28%) Maximo
4 4 (0.28%) Unica
5 3 (0.21%) Aligne
5 3 (0.21%) Unit4 Business World
6 2 (0.14%) Infor CRM
7 1 (0.070%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.070%) Magento
7 1 (0.070%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.070%) Sage CRM
7 1 (0.070%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 50 (3.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (2.31%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (1.61%) Office 365
4 11 (0.77%) SaaS
5 4 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (0.28%) PaaS
6 2 (0.14%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.14%) Google App Engine
6 2 (0.14%) Google Compute Engine
6 2 (0.14%) Google Tag Manager
7 1 (0.070%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.070%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.070%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 59 (4.12%) Firewall
2 19 (1.33%) VPN
3 16 (1.12%) Internet
4 15 (1.05%) TCP/IP
4 15 (1.05%) VoIP
5 14 (0.98%) SAN
6 13 (0.91%) DNS
7 12 (0.84%) HTTP
8 10 (0.70%) DHCP
9 8 (0.56%) WAN
10 7 (0.49%) Intranet
10 7 (0.49%) LAN
11 6 (0.42%) MPLS
11 6 (0.42%) SSL
12 5 (0.35%) Extranet
12 5 (0.35%) LDAP
13 4 (0.28%) Remote Desktop
13 4 (0.28%) VLAN
14 3 (0.21%) IPsec
14 3 (0.21%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 578 (40.39%) SQL Server
2 238 (16.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 181 (12.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 166 (11.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 162 (11.32%) SQL Server 2012
6 130 (9.08%) Data Warehouse
7 126 (8.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 117 (8.18%) Relational Database
9 81 (5.66%) NoSQL
10 75 (5.24%) SQL Server 2014
11 68 (4.75%) MySQL
12 56 (3.91%) SQL Server 2005
13 47 (3.28%) Oracle Database
14 39 (2.73%) RDBMS
15 35 (2.45%) SSDT
16 32 (2.24%) Big Data
17 29 (2.03%) Hadoop
18 28 (1.96%) SQL Server 2016
19 22 (1.54%) QlikView
20 19 (1.33%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 110 (7.69%) Selenium
2 107 (7.48%) Visual Studio
3 86 (6.01%) Team Foundation Server
4 83 (5.80%) Git (software)
5 76 (5.31%) Cucumber
6 55 (3.84%) Subversion
7 47 (3.28%) Mercurial
8 39 (2.73%) TeamCity
9 37 (2.59%) Jenkins
9 37 (2.59%) SoapUI
10 35 (2.45%) Octopus Deploy
11 32 (2.24%) JIRA
12 30 (2.10%) JMeter
13 28 (1.96%) MSTest
13 28 (1.96%) NUnit
14 24 (1.68%) JUnit
15 19 (1.33%) WebDriver
16 17 (1.19%) Eclipse
16 17 (1.19%) Maven
17 16 (1.12%) Oracle APEX
General
1 228 (15.93%) Finance
2 72 (5.03%) Retail
3 59 (4.12%) Legal
4 52 (3.63%) Banking
5 19 (1.33%) Marketing
6 17 (1.19%) Law
7 16 (1.12%) Advertising
7 16 (1.12%) Manufacturing
8 11 (0.77%) Telecoms
9 5 (0.35%) Back Office
9 5 (0.35%) Games
10 2 (0.14%) Local Government
10 2 (0.14%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.070%) Automotive
11 1 (0.070%) Electronics
11 1 (0.070%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.070%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.070%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 542 (37.88%) Developer
2 235 (16.42%) Analyst
3 201 (14.05%) .NET Developer
4 185 (12.93%) SQL Developer
5 152 (10.62%) C# Developer
6 149 (10.41%) Senior Developer
7 142 (9.92%) DBA
8 128 (8.94%) C# .NET Developer
9 117 (8.18%) SQL DBA
10 97 (6.78%) Support Analyst
11 91 (6.36%) SQL Analyst
12 82 (5.73%) Applications Support
13 81 (5.66%) Test Engineer
14 73 (5.10%) Software Engineer
15 71 (4.96%) ASP.NET Developer
16 68 (4.75%) Java Developer
17 67 (4.68%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
18 63 (4.40%) Software Developer
19 62 (4.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
20 58 (4.05%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 487 (34.03%) .NET
2 218 (15.23%) ASP.NET
3 158 (11.04%) HTML
4 132 (9.22%) CSS
5 120 (8.39%) XML
6 114 (7.97%) .NET Framework
7 99 (6.92%) Web Services
8 97 (6.78%) ASP.NET MVC
9 92 (6.43%) WCF
10 88 (6.15%) jQuery
11 81 (5.66%) SOAP
12 80 (5.59%) AngularJS
13 56 (3.91%) WPF
14 46 (3.21%) RESTful
15 42 (2.94%) LINQ
16 40 (2.80%) Entity Framework
17 36 (2.52%) Spring
18 35 (2.45%) HTML5
18 35 (2.45%) J2EE
19 34 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 75 (5.24%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (3.84%) Replication
3 49 (3.42%) Data Structures
4 47 (3.28%) Visualisation
5 45 (3.14%) Algorithms
6 37 (2.59%) User Experience
7 34 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
8 28 (1.96%) Clustering
9 24 (1.68%) Computer Science
10 20 (1.40%) Statistics
11 17 (1.19%) Mathematics
12 13 (0.91%) Data Integration
12 13 (0.91%) e-Learning
13 11 (0.77%) NHS
14 10 (0.70%) Credit Risk
14 10 (0.70%) Health Informatics
14 10 (0.70%) Informatics
14 10 (0.70%) Management Information System
14 10 (0.70%) N-Tier
15 8 (0.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 202 (14.12%) Windows
2 132 (9.22%) Linux
3 86 (6.01%) Windows Server
4 72 (5.03%) Unix
5 25 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 23 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (0.56%) Windows 10
10 7 (0.49%) Android
11 6 (0.42%) Windows 7
12 5 (0.35%) Apple iOS
12 5 (0.35%) Solaris
13 4 (0.28%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.21%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.14%) CentOS
15 2 (0.14%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.070%) Embedded Linux
16 1 (0.070%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 549 (38.36%) Agile Software Development
2 272 (19.01%) Scrum
3 191 (13.35%) MVC
4 161 (11.25%) Continuous Integration
5 156 (10.90%) ITIL
6 133 (9.29%) E-Commerce
7 130 (9.08%) Software Engineering
8 128 (8.94%) Business Intelligence
9 112 (7.83%) ETL
10 110 (7.69%) OO
11 106 (7.41%) TDD
12 102 (7.13%) Performance Tuning
13 96 (6.71%) Waterfall
14 93 (6.50%) Mentoring
15 84 (5.87%) High Availability
16 81 (5.66%) Stakeholder Management
17 79 (5.52%) Automated Testing
17 79 (5.52%) SDLC
18 78 (5.45%) DevOps
18 78 (5.45%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 443 (30.96%) C#
2 328 (22.92%) T-SQL
3 267 (18.66%) Java
4 244 (17.05%) JavaScript
5 93 (6.50%) Python
6 74 (5.17%) VB.NET
7 69 (4.82%) Ruby
8 62 (4.33%) PowerShell
9 56 (3.91%) PL/SQL
10 53 (3.70%) Shell Script
11 42 (2.94%) VBA
12 39 (2.73%) C++
13 32 (2.24%) Bash Shell
14 26 (1.82%) PHP
15 19 (1.33%) VB
16 14 (0.98%) R
17 13 (0.91%) Perl
17 13 (0.91%) Scala
18 11 (0.77%) Delphi
19 7 (0.49%) C
Qualifications
1 121 (8.46%) Degree
2 107 (7.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 93 (6.50%) ISEB
4 90 (6.29%) ISTQB
5 44 (3.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 39 (2.73%) MCITP
7 33 (2.31%) MCTS
8 19 (1.33%) MCDBA
9 17 (1.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 14 (0.98%) CCNA
10 14 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
11 13 (0.91%) MCSE
12 9 (0.63%) PhD
13 7 (0.49%) MCSA
13 7 (0.49%) SAS Certification
14 6 (0.42%) MCP
15 5 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
15 5 (0.35%) MCAD
15 5 (0.35%) MCSD
16 4 (0.28%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (5.24%) QA
2 31 (2.17%) PCI DSS
3 23 (1.61%) SLA
4 15 (1.05%) HL7
5 11 (0.77%) DICOM
6 10 (0.70%) Data Quality
6 10 (0.70%) IFRS
6 10 (0.70%) IFRS 9
7 7 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (0.28%) SDET
9 2 (0.14%) SNOMED CT
10 1 (0.070%) Actionable Recommendations
10 1 (0.070%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 68 (4.75%) Active Directory
2 53 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (3.63%) vSphere
4 50 (3.49%) XenServer
5 48 (3.35%) Xen
6 38 (2.66%) Hyper-V
7 12 (0.84%) VMware ESX
8 7 (0.49%) Terminal Services
9 6 (0.42%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 5 (0.35%) OpenSIPS
11 3 (0.21%) GlusterFS
11 3 (0.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.21%) Terminal Server
11 3 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (0.14%) Sendmail
12 2 (0.14%) Snort
12 2 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.14%) VMware Server
12 2 (0.14%) XenApp
13 1 (0.070%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 72 (5.03%) Puppet
2 48 (3.35%) Opscode Chef
3 30 (2.10%) Cobbler
3 30 (2.10%) Tivoli
4 22 (1.54%) Ansible
5 12 (0.84%) SCCM
6 9 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
7 7 (0.49%) SCOM
8 6 (0.42%) Failover Clustering
9 4 (0.28%) Terraform
10 3 (0.21%) Microsoft Clustering
11 2 (0.14%) Data Guard
11 2 (0.14%) MAILsweeper
11 2 (0.14%) MIMEsweeper
11 2 (0.14%) Nagios
11 2 (0.14%) Norton AntiVirus
11 2 (0.14%) Oracle RMAN
11 2 (0.14%) Proventia
11 2 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 1 (0.070%) LiteSpeed
Vendors
1 455 (31.80%) Microsoft
2 230 (16.07%) Oracle
3 100 (6.99%) VMware
4 66 (4.61%) Cisco
5 48 (3.35%) EnterpriseDB
6 30 (2.10%) Citrix
7 27 (1.89%) Red Hat
8 26 (1.82%) Tableau
9 16 (1.12%) IBM
10 14 (0.98%) SAP
11 10 (0.70%) NetApp
12 9 (0.63%) Alterian
12 9 (0.63%) Avaya
12 9 (0.63%) SonicWALL
13 8 (0.56%) HP
13 8 (0.56%) Veeam
14 7 (0.49%) ATG
15 6 (0.42%) Google
15 6 (0.42%) Telerik
16 5 (0.35%) Dell
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + pension + healthcare + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Career Development
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Advanced training opportunities!
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits, pension
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + 10%bonus + pension + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum great benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £37500.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £52000 - £57000 Per Annum bonus, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Chassam Contract
Salary: From £30,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary £23k - £25k + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 5 days ago