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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 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 965 874 743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 25.71% 23.32% 25.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 52.62% 47.73% 50.51%
Number of salaries quoted 844 737 627
Average salary £38,750 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £22,500 £25,000
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
1834 1831 1471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 48.87% 48.85% 51.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1559 1523 1246
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 1 April 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Leeds

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 840 (47.35%) SQL Server
2 754 (42.50%) .NET
3 663 (37.37%) C#
4 658 (37.09%) Agile Software Development
5 567 (31.96%) Microsoft
6 485 (27.34%) ASP.NET
7 478 (26.94%) T-SQL
8 388 (21.87%) MS Excel
9 355 (20.01%) JavaScript
10 346 (19.50%) HTML
10 346 (19.50%) Finance
11 339 (19.11%) Oracle
12 302 (17.02%) Business Intelligence
13 295 (16.63%) MVC
14 286 (16.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 277 (15.61%) CSS
16 261 (14.71%) .NET Framework
17 257 (14.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 253 (14.26%) Java
19 228 (12.85%) Windows
20 212 (11.95%) XML
21 205 (11.56%) Degree
22 204 (11.50%) OO
23 190 (10.71%) jQuery
24 183 (10.32%) SQL Server 2008
25 180 (10.15%) Scrum
26 175 (9.86%) ASP.NET MVC
27 167 (9.41%) VB.NET
28 163 (9.19%) TDD
29 162 (9.13%) UNIX

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 90 (5.07%) SharePoint
2 83 (4.68%) IIS
3 51 (2.87%) BizTalk Server
4 48 (2.71%) Apache
5 41 (2.31%) WebLogic
6 38 (2.14%) SAS
7 32 (1.80%) Tomcat
8 28 (1.58%) CMS
9 24 (1.35%) MS Exchange
9 24 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
10 23 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
11 15 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
12 11 (0.62%) Node.js
13 10 (0.56%) OpenEdge
13 10 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
13 10 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
14 9 (0.51%) Lync
14 9 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
15 5 (0.28%) Oracle Application Server
15 5 (0.28%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 388 (21.87%) MS Excel
2 62 (3.49%) MS Office
3 36 (2.03%) Photoshop
4 33 (1.86%) SPSS
5 19 (1.07%) MS PowerPoint
6 16 (0.90%) MS Visio
7 7 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.17%) FastStats
9 2 (0.11%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.056%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 66 (3.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.11%) BASE24
3 2 (0.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (0.11%) VisionPLUS
4 1 (0.056%) FLEXCUBE
4 1 (0.056%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 1 (0.056%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.056%) Finacle
4 1 (0.056%) Maximo
4 1 (0.056%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 35 (1.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (1.41%) Office 365
3 16 (0.90%) 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
5 3 (0.17%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (0.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (0.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.056%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.056%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.056%) PaaS
6 1 (0.056%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 59 (3.33%) SAN
2 26 (1.47%) Intranet
3 23 (1.30%) LAN
3 23 (1.30%) WAN
3 23 (1.30%) DNS
4 19 (1.07%) Internet
5 18 (1.01%) Firewall
6 16 (0.90%) TCP/IP
7 15 (0.85%) DHCP
8 8 (0.45%) HTTP
9 7 (0.39%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (0.28%) NAS
10 5 (0.28%) SSL
11 4 (0.23%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (0.23%) Unified Communications
11 4 (0.23%) HSRP
11 4 (0.23%) MPLS
11 4 (0.23%) OSPF
11 4 (0.23%) BGP
11 4 (0.23%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 840 (47.35%) SQL Server
2 286 (16.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 257 (14.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 183 (10.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 148 (8.34%) Data Warehouse
6 138 (7.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 135 (7.61%) Relational Database
8 102 (5.75%) MySQL
9 98 (5.52%) SQL Server 2012
10 78 (4.40%) Oracle Database
11 73 (4.11%) Big Data
12 63 (3.55%) SQL Server 2005
13 50 (2.82%) RDBMS
14 44 (2.48%) QlikView
15 42 (2.37%) Oracle Reports
16 38 (2.14%) Oracle BI EE
17 36 (2.03%) Data Mining
18 30 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
19 26 (1.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
20 24 (1.35%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 134 (7.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 116 (6.54%) Visual Studio
3 90 (5.07%) Subversion
4 71 (4.00%) NUnit
5 63 (3.55%) Moq
6 59 (3.33%) SoapUI
7 58 (3.27%) ReSharper
8 53 (2.99%) Oracle APEX
9 48 (2.71%) Hudson
10 46 (2.59%) JUnit
11 44 (2.48%) MSTest
11 44 (2.48%) Jenkins
12 40 (2.25%) JIRA
13 39 (2.20%) Maven
14 27 (1.52%) FitNesse
15 25 (1.41%) Selenium
15 25 (1.41%) TeamCity
16 23 (1.30%) Git (software)
17 19 (1.07%) Oracle Forms
18 15 (0.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 346 (19.50%) Finance
2 155 (8.74%) Retail
3 53 (2.99%) Pharmaceutical
4 49 (2.76%) Legal
5 38 (2.14%) Telecoms
6 30 (1.69%) Banking
7 20 (1.13%) Marketing
8 14 (0.79%) Games
9 12 (0.68%) Retail Banking
10 10 (0.56%) French Language
11 9 (0.51%) Law
11 9 (0.51%) Publishing
12 7 (0.39%) Back Office
13 4 (0.23%) Front Office
13 4 (0.23%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.23%) Advertising
14 2 (0.11%) Automotive
15 1 (0.056%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.056%) Billing
Job Titles
1 879 (49.55%) Developer
2 375 (21.14%) Analyst
3 234 (13.19%) .NET Developer
4 227 (12.80%) Senior Developer
5 135 (7.61%) Software Developer
5 135 (7.61%) Support Analyst
6 123 (6.93%) DBA
7 117 (6.60%) Applications Support
8 95 (5.36%) SQL DBA
9 89 (5.02%) C# Developer
10 87 (4.90%) SQL Developer
11 85 (4.79%) Junior
12 80 (4.51%) Test Analyst
13 79 (4.45%) Applications Support Analyst
14 75 (4.23%) Junior Developer
15 64 (3.61%) C# .NET Developer
16 62 (3.49%) Java Developer
16 62 (3.49%) Software Engineer
16 62 (3.49%) Senior .NET Developer
17 53 (2.99%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 754 (42.50%) .NET
2 485 (27.34%) ASP.NET
3 346 (19.50%) HTML
4 277 (15.61%) CSS
5 261 (14.71%) .NET Framework
6 212 (11.95%) XML
7 190 (10.71%) jQuery
8 175 (9.86%) ASP.NET MVC
9 134 (7.55%) WCF
10 124 (6.99%) WinForms
10 124 (6.99%) Entity Framework
11 101 (5.69%) WPF
12 92 (5.19%) Web Services
13 80 (4.51%) Ajax
14 79 (4.45%) HTML5
14 79 (4.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 63 (3.55%) NHibernate
16 57 (3.21%) J2EE
17 55 (3.10%) Spring
18 41 (2.31%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 159 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
2 84 (4.74%) Enterprise Software
3 75 (4.23%) Management Information System
4 60 (3.38%) Private Cloud
5 52 (2.93%) Replication
6 49 (2.76%) NHS
7 47 (2.65%) Clustering
8 36 (2.03%) Statistics
9 34 (1.92%) Data Integration
10 27 (1.52%) Visualisation
11 26 (1.47%) Computer Science
12 25 (1.41%) Client/Server
13 22 (1.24%) User Experience
14 21 (1.18%) Mathematics
15 18 (1.01%) Mobile App
16 16 (0.90%) Data Structures
17 14 (0.79%) Open Source
17 14 (0.79%) Inversion of Control
18 13 (0.73%) Taxonomies
18 13 (0.73%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 228 (12.85%) Windows
2 162 (9.13%) UNIX
3 109 (6.14%) Linux
4 57 (3.21%) Apple iOS
5 19 (1.07%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (0.90%) Android
8 11 (0.62%) Windows 7
9 8 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (0.28%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.23%) Windows XP
11 4 (0.23%) Solaris
12 3 (0.17%) Debian
12 3 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.11%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.11%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.056%) AIX
14 1 (0.056%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.056%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 658 (37.09%) Agile Software Development
2 302 (17.02%) Business Intelligence
3 295 (16.63%) MVC
4 204 (11.50%) OO
5 180 (10.15%) Scrum
6 163 (9.19%) TDD
7 151 (8.51%) ITIL
7 151 (8.51%) Analytics
8 137 (7.72%) E-Commerce
8 137 (7.72%) ETL
9 134 (7.55%) Unit Testing
10 102 (5.75%) CRM
10 102 (5.75%) Software Engineering
11 101 (5.69%) Configuration Management
12 99 (5.58%) Software Testing
13 96 (5.41%) Mentoring
14 93 (5.24%) OOP
15 92 (5.19%) Performance Tuning
16 91 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
17 83 (4.68%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 663 (37.37%) C#
2 478 (26.94%) T-SQL
3 355 (20.01%) JavaScript
4 253 (14.26%) Java
5 167 (9.41%) VB.NET
6 133 (7.50%) PL/SQL
7 88 (4.96%) PHP
8 72 (4.06%) Python
9 65 (3.66%) VB
10 48 (2.71%) C++
11 46 (2.59%) Ruby
12 45 (2.54%) Bash Shell
13 41 (2.31%) VBA
14 40 (2.25%) Shell Script
15 37 (2.09%) R
16 31 (1.75%) MATLAB
17 25 (1.41%) Perl
18 22 (1.24%) VB6
19 20 (1.13%) PowerShell
20 17 (0.96%) C
Qualifications
1 205 (11.56%) Degree
2 86 (4.85%) ISEB
3 64 (3.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 53 (2.99%) ISTQB
5 46 (2.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 25 (1.41%) MCTS
7 23 (1.30%) MCP
8 22 (1.24%) MCAD
8 22 (1.24%) MCSD
9 20 (1.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 17 (0.96%) Security Cleared
11 15 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
12 13 (0.73%) MCSE
13 12 (0.68%) CCNP
14 9 (0.51%) SC Cleared
15 7 (0.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 7 (0.39%) MCITP
15 7 (0.39%) Oracle Certification
16 5 (0.28%) DV Cleared
16 5 (0.28%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (5.36%) QA
2 70 (3.95%) SLA
3 17 (0.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 15 (0.85%) Data Quality
5 12 (0.68%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 68 (3.83%) Hyper-V
2 40 (2.25%) Active Directory
3 23 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (0.96%) HDFS
5 8 (0.45%) Terminal Services
6 4 (0.23%) VMware ESX
6 4 (0.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (0.17%) vSphere
8 1 (0.056%) UAG
8 1 (0.056%) Cygwin
8 1 (0.056%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.056%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 42 (2.37%) Opscode Chef
2 40 (2.25%) Puppet
3 31 (1.75%) Tivoli
4 30 (1.69%) Cobbler
5 14 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
6 12 (0.68%) NetBackup
7 8 (0.45%) SCCM
7 8 (0.45%) SCOM
8 7 (0.39%) SCDPM
9 6 (0.34%) ARCserve
10 5 (0.28%) Graphite
11 3 (0.17%) Salt
11 3 (0.17%) Opsview
11 3 (0.17%) HAProxy
11 3 (0.17%) Nagios
11 3 (0.17%) Backup Exec
11 3 (0.17%) Cacti
11 3 (0.17%) SolarWinds Orion
12 2 (0.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 2 (0.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 567 (31.96%) Microsoft
2 339 (19.11%) Oracle
3 56 (3.16%) Apple
4 47 (2.65%) Tableau
5 41 (2.31%) Business Objects
6 37 (2.09%) VMware
7 23 (1.30%) Zend
8 21 (1.18%) HP
9 19 (1.07%) Cisco
10 18 (1.01%) IBM
10 18 (1.01%) Sybase
11 13 (0.73%) SAP
11 13 (0.73%) Adobe
12 11 (0.62%) Hitachi
13 10 (0.56%) Symantec
13 10 (0.56%) Progress
14 9 (0.51%) Citrix
14 9 (0.51%) Alterian
14 9 (0.51%) SolarWinds
15 7 (0.39%) Veeam
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum + excellent benefits inc bonus
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Search Consultancy
Salary: Benefits
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Salary: Competitive
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Head Resourcing
Posted: 14 hours ago
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TechNet IT Recruitment (Permanent)
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Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + Excellet Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Unspecified Excellent Salary and Benefits package
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Head Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension, healthcare, life insurance
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