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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 697 713 833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 18.30% 26.97% 29.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.78% 52.58% 50.30%
Number of salaries quoted 558 588 725
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 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £45,600
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,600
% change year-on-year
- +2.45%
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
1592 1356 1656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 41.80% 51.29% 58.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1214 1121 1440
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 19 September 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Leeds

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 632 (40.59%) SQL Server
2 555 (35.65%) .NET
3 459 (29.48%) Microsoft
4 455 (29.22%) Oracle
5 442 (28.39%) Agile Software Development
6 420 (26.97%) C#
7 408 (26.20%) T-SQL
8 309 (19.85%) Business Intelligence
9 289 (18.56%) ASP.NET
10 282 (18.11%) JavaScript
11 278 (17.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 273 (17.53%) Finance
12 273 (17.53%) Java
13 267 (17.15%) Windows
14 264 (16.96%) MS Excel
15 263 (16.89%) HTML
16 254 (16.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 244 (15.67%) MVC
18 220 (14.13%) XML
19 188 (12.07%) CSS
20 180 (11.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 170 (10.92%) SQL Server 2008
22 166 (10.66%) Web Services
23 164 (10.53%) Spring
23 164 (10.53%) Relational Database
24 159 (10.21%) PL/SQL
25 158 (10.15%) E-Commerce
26 156 (10.02%) jQuery
27 155 (9.96%) Tomcat
28 151 (9.70%) Scrum

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 155 (9.96%) Tomcat
2 110 (7.06%) WebLogic
3 73 (4.69%) SharePoint
4 60 (3.85%) IIS
5 53 (3.40%) Apache
6 45 (2.89%) SAS
7 29 (1.86%) WebSphere
8 21 (1.35%) MS Exchange
9 18 (1.16%) CMS
9 18 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
10 16 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
11 14 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
12 13 (0.83%) Node.js
13 12 (0.77%) Lync
14 11 (0.71%) Oracle Application Server
15 10 (0.64%) WordPress
16 9 (0.58%) NServiceBus
17 8 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
17 8 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
18 7 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 264 (16.96%) MS Excel
2 40 (2.57%) MS Office
3 21 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (0.96%) PowerPivot
5 10 (0.64%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.26%) InfoPath
6 4 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.13%) MS Project
8 1 (0.064%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 16 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.58%) Magento
3 6 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.13%) SalesLogix
5 2 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.13%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.064%) Temenos T24
6 1 (0.064%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.064%) Finacle
6 1 (0.064%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.064%) Line 500
6 1 (0.064%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.064%) Summit
6 1 (0.064%) FLEXCUBE
Cloud Services
1 10 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (0.64%) Office 365
2 6 (0.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (3.53%) SAN
2 24 (1.54%) Firewall
3 22 (1.41%) HTTP
4 21 (1.35%) Internet
5 17 (1.09%) TCP/IP
6 16 (1.03%) Intranet
7 12 (0.77%) NAS
8 11 (0.71%) LAN
9 10 (0.64%) WAN
10 7 (0.45%) DHCP
10 7 (0.45%) HTTPS
11 6 (0.39%) DNS
11 6 (0.39%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (0.39%) Network Security
12 5 (0.32%) iSCSI
12 5 (0.32%) Cisco IOS
13 4 (0.26%) Unified Communications
13 4 (0.26%) PBX
14 3 (0.19%) Cisco ASA
14 3 (0.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 632 (40.59%) SQL Server
2 278 (17.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 254 (16.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 180 (11.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 170 (10.92%) SQL Server 2008
6 164 (10.53%) Relational Database
7 146 (9.38%) Oracle Database
8 139 (8.93%) Data Warehouse
9 129 (8.29%) SQL Server 2012
10 113 (7.26%) RDBMS
11 96 (6.17%) MySQL
12 90 (5.78%) SQL Server 2005
13 54 (3.47%) Oracle Database 11g
14 45 (2.89%) Oracle Reports
15 43 (2.76%) Big Data
16 39 (2.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 29 (1.86%) Oracle Database 10g
18 28 (1.80%) QlikView
19 21 (1.35%) Oracle BI EE
20 18 (1.16%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 137 (8.80%) Maven
2 113 (7.26%) Subversion
3 112 (7.19%) Visual Studio
4 105 (6.74%) Hudson
5 104 (6.68%) Team Foundation Server
6 82 (5.27%) Selenium
7 77 (4.95%) Oracle APEX
8 53 (3.40%) JUnit
9 52 (3.34%) Cucumber
10 47 (3.02%) Oracle Forms
11 35 (2.25%) JBehave
12 33 (2.12%) SpecFlow
13 31 (1.99%) JMeter
14 23 (1.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 19 (1.22%) JIRA
16 17 (1.09%) Ant
17 15 (0.96%) Eclipse
18 14 (0.90%) NUnit
18 14 (0.90%) FitNesse
19 13 (0.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 273 (17.53%) Finance
2 49 (3.15%) Legal
3 48 (3.08%) Telecoms
4 42 (2.70%) Retail
5 35 (2.25%) Banking
6 25 (1.61%) Marketing
7 10 (0.64%) Advertising
8 8 (0.51%) Law
9 7 (0.45%) Manufacturing
9 7 (0.45%) Financial Institution
10 6 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.26%) French Language
12 2 (0.13%) Local Government
12 2 (0.13%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.13%) Publishing
12 2 (0.13%) Front Office
12 2 (0.13%) Back Office
13 1 (0.064%) Games
13 1 (0.064%) Billing
Job Titles
1 794 (51.00%) Developer
2 308 (19.78%) Analyst
3 205 (13.17%) .NET Developer
4 163 (10.47%) Java Developer
5 137 (8.80%) SQL Developer
6 120 (7.71%) Senior Developer
7 113 (7.26%) DBA
8 95 (6.10%) Support Analyst
9 94 (6.04%) Software Developer
10 83 (5.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 82 (5.27%) C# Developer
12 68 (4.37%) Consultant
13 67 (4.30%) C# .NET Developer
14 66 (4.24%) Oracle Developer
15 65 (4.17%) Applications Support
16 60 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Developer
17 55 (3.53%) Test Analyst
18 54 (3.47%) Business Analyst
19 53 (3.40%) Administrator
19 53 (3.40%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 555 (35.65%) .NET
2 289 (18.56%) ASP.NET
3 263 (16.89%) HTML
4 220 (14.13%) XML
5 188 (12.07%) CSS
6 166 (10.66%) Web Services
7 164 (10.53%) Spring
8 156 (10.02%) jQuery
9 140 (8.99%) .NET Framework
10 139 (8.93%) J2EE
11 124 (7.96%) ASP.NET MVC
12 113 (7.26%) WCF
13 93 (5.97%) Apache Flex
14 87 (5.59%) BlazeDS
15 79 (5.07%) WinForms
16 76 (4.88%) HTML5
17 74 (4.75%) Hibernate
18 65 (4.17%) SOAP
19 64 (4.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 57 (3.66%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 140 (8.99%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
3 43 (2.76%) Management Information System
4 26 (1.67%) NHS
5 25 (1.61%) Statistics
6 24 (1.54%) Mathematics
7 20 (1.28%) Clustering
8 17 (1.09%) Computer Science
9 16 (1.03%) Tandem
9 16 (1.03%) Visualisation
10 14 (0.90%) User Experience
11 13 (0.83%) DTV
12 12 (0.77%) Client/Server
13 11 (0.71%) Replication
13 11 (0.71%) Open Source
14 8 (0.51%) N-Tier
15 7 (0.45%) Social Media
15 7 (0.45%) Data Extraction
15 7 (0.45%) GIS
16 6 (0.39%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 267 (17.15%) Windows
2 122 (7.84%) UNIX
3 110 (7.06%) Linux
4 27 (1.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (0.51%) Apple iOS
7 8 (0.51%) CentOS
8 6 (0.39%) Android
9 5 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.32%) Windows 2000 Server
10 4 (0.26%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.19%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.13%) Debian
12 2 (0.13%) AIX
13 1 (0.064%) Solaris
13 1 (0.064%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 442 (28.39%) Agile Software Development
2 309 (19.85%) Business Intelligence
3 244 (15.67%) MVC
4 158 (10.15%) E-Commerce
5 151 (9.70%) Scrum
6 136 (8.73%) TDD
7 131 (8.41%) OO
8 115 (7.39%) ITIL
9 101 (6.49%) Continuous Integration
9 101 (6.49%) Mentoring
10 91 (5.84%) Unit Testing
11 90 (5.78%) ETL
12 83 (5.33%) Software Engineering
13 72 (4.62%) OOP
14 71 (4.56%) Project Management
15 70 (4.50%) BDD
16 64 (4.11%) Performance Tuning
17 62 (3.98%) UML
18 61 (3.92%) Web Development
19 59 (3.79%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 420 (26.97%) C#
2 408 (26.20%) T-SQL
3 282 (18.11%) JavaScript
4 273 (17.53%) Java
5 159 (10.21%) PL/SQL
6 109 (7.00%) VB.NET
7 74 (4.75%) VB
8 57 (3.66%) PHP
9 41 (2.63%) VBA
10 30 (1.93%) Shell Script
11 26 (1.67%) VB6
12 23 (1.48%) Perl
13 18 (1.16%) Python
13 18 (1.16%) PowerShell
14 17 (1.09%) Bash Shell
14 17 (1.09%) R
15 16 (1.03%) Ruby
16 15 (0.96%) C++
17 14 (0.90%) C
18 13 (0.83%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 132 (8.48%) Degree
2 30 (1.93%) ISEB
3 29 (1.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (1.35%) MCSE
5 15 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
6 13 (0.83%) OCP
6 13 (0.83%) Oracle Certification
6 13 (0.83%) Security Cleared
7 10 (0.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 10 (0.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 9 (0.58%) MCP
9 8 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (0.51%) ISTQB
10 7 (0.45%) CCNA
11 5 (0.32%) MCITP
11 5 (0.32%) VCDX
11 5 (0.32%) NCDA
11 5 (0.32%) NCIE
11 5 (0.32%) VCAP
11 5 (0.32%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (6.04%) SLA
2 77 (4.95%) QA
3 8 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.32%) HL7
5 3 (0.19%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.13%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.064%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.064%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 59 (3.79%) Active Directory
2 35 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (1.73%) Hyper-V
4 20 (1.28%) vSphere
5 15 (0.96%) VMware ESX
6 11 (0.71%) Oracle RMAN
6 11 (0.71%) Oracle RAC
7 7 (0.45%) NFS
8 5 (0.32%) XenApp
8 5 (0.32%) XenServer
9 2 (0.13%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.064%) Xen
10 1 (0.064%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.064%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.064%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.064%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 20 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (0.83%) Puppet
3 11 (0.71%) Data Guard
4 9 (0.58%) SCCM
4 9 (0.58%) Foglight
4 9 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (0.45%) Opsview
6 6 (0.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 6 (0.39%) Nagios
7 4 (0.26%) Tivoli
7 4 (0.26%) NetBackup
7 4 (0.26%) Backup Exec
7 4 (0.26%) SCOM
8 3 (0.19%) Cobbler
8 3 (0.19%) Hyperic
9 1 (0.064%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (0.064%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.064%) CA Wily
9 1 (0.064%) Cacti
9 1 (0.064%) Munin
Vendors
1 459 (29.48%) Microsoft
2 455 (29.22%) Oracle
3 62 (3.98%) VMware
4 47 (3.02%) HP
5 44 (2.83%) JBoss
6 36 (2.31%) Cisco
7 33 (2.12%) Citrix
8 29 (1.86%) NetApp
9 26 (1.67%) IBM
10 18 (1.16%) Cognos
11 16 (1.03%) Business Objects
12 15 (0.96%) SolarWinds
12 15 (0.96%) Splunk
13 13 (0.83%) SAP
14 11 (0.71%) Tableau
15 10 (0.64%) Adobe
16 9 (0.58%) Zend
17 8 (0.51%) hybris
17 8 (0.51%) Sencha
18 7 (0.45%) EMC
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum + 10% bonus + much more
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago