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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 900 892 808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 26.95% 25.34% 24.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 47.59% 52.50% 49.54%
Number of salaries quoted 711 781 620
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
1891 1699 1631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 56.63% 48.27% 48.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1558 1397 1288
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £24,543
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 11 February 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Leeds

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 800 (45.27%) SQL Server
2 694 (39.28%) Agile Software Development
3 589 (33.33%) .NET
4 508 (28.75%) Microsoft
5 486 (27.50%) T-SQL
6 474 (26.83%) C#
7 389 (22.01%) Oracle
8 382 (21.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 349 (19.75%) MS Excel
10 324 (18.34%) Java
11 291 (16.47%) JavaScript
12 284 (16.07%) Finance
13 265 (15.00%) ASP.NET
14 259 (14.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 253 (14.32%) HTML
16 243 (13.75%) Business Intelligence
17 229 (12.96%) Scrum
18 210 (11.88%) SQL Server 2012
19 202 (11.43%) XML
20 198 (11.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 196 (11.09%) Windows
22 188 (10.64%) Team Foundation Server
23 182 (10.30%) MVC
24 181 (10.24%) CSS
25 176 (9.96%) Data Warehouse
26 174 (9.85%) Software Engineering
27 166 (9.39%) Degree
28 165 (9.34%) Analytical Skills
29 162 (9.17%) ETL
29 162 (9.17%) Visual Studio

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 92 (5.21%) SharePoint
2 87 (4.92%) IIS
3 59 (3.34%) Apache
4 42 (2.38%) MS Exchange
5 40 (2.26%) SAS
6 37 (2.09%) Confluence
6 37 (2.09%) Node.js
7 33 (1.87%) CMS
8 31 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
8 31 (1.75%) WebSphere
9 23 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2003
10 18 (1.02%) Tomcat
10 18 (1.02%) WebLogic
11 16 (0.91%) JBoss
12 12 (0.68%) OpenStack
13 11 (0.62%) CloudStack
14 9 (0.51%) WordPress
15 8 (0.45%) Apache Pig
15 8 (0.45%) GlassFish
16 6 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 349 (19.75%) MS Excel
2 104 (5.89%) MS Office
3 20 (1.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (0.57%) MS Project
5 4 (0.23%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.23%) SPSS
6 3 (0.17%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 33 (1.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
2 17 (0.96%) Unit4 Business World
3 8 (0.45%) Oracle Retail
4 6 (0.34%) BASE24
5 2 (0.11%) Maximo
5 2 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (0.11%) Sage X3
5 2 (0.11%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.057%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.057%) FastStats
6 1 (0.057%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.057%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 72 (4.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (0.85%) Office 365
3 13 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (0.34%) SaaS
6 3 (0.17%) GitHub
7 1 (0.057%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (2.26%) Firewall
2 20 (1.13%) TCP/IP
3 18 (1.02%) SAN
4 16 (0.91%) HTTP
4 16 (0.91%) Internet
5 14 (0.79%) Kerberos
6 13 (0.74%) VPN
6 13 (0.74%) Wireless
7 12 (0.68%) SSL
8 11 (0.62%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (0.57%) DHCP
9 10 (0.57%) DNS
10 8 (0.45%) Network Security
11 7 (0.40%) LAN
11 7 (0.40%) VoIP
11 7 (0.40%) WAN
12 6 (0.34%) Intranet
12 6 (0.34%) PuTTY
12 6 (0.34%) SSH
13 5 (0.28%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 800 (45.27%) SQL Server
2 382 (21.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 259 (14.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 210 (11.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 198 (11.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 176 (9.96%) Data Warehouse
7 160 (9.05%) SQL Server 2008
8 102 (5.77%) MySQL
9 95 (5.38%) Relational Database
10 76 (4.30%) NoSQL
11 74 (4.19%) SQL Server 2005
12 71 (4.02%) SQL Server 2014
13 60 (3.40%) Data Mining
14 53 (3.00%) Oracle Database
15 41 (2.32%) Big Data
16 37 (2.09%) RDBMS
17 34 (1.92%) MongoDB
18 32 (1.81%) Power BI
19 30 (1.70%) Hadoop
19 30 (1.70%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 188 (10.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 162 (9.17%) Visual Studio
3 88 (4.98%) Selenium
4 69 (3.90%) Octopus Deploy
5 65 (3.68%) NUnit
6 60 (3.40%) Git (software)
7 54 (3.06%) JIRA
7 54 (3.06%) JUnit
8 51 (2.89%) Subversion
9 45 (2.55%) MSTest
10 44 (2.49%) Oracle APEX
10 44 (2.49%) ReSharper
11 42 (2.38%) Maven
12 41 (2.32%) SoapUI
13 37 (2.09%) Oracle Forms
14 33 (1.87%) SpecFlow
15 26 (1.47%) Balsamiq Mockups
15 26 (1.47%) Mercurial
16 24 (1.36%) Mockito
17 23 (1.30%) Cucumber
General
1 284 (16.07%) Finance
2 117 (6.62%) Retail
3 60 (3.40%) Marketing
4 29 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
5 20 (1.13%) Advertising
6 15 (0.85%) Manufacturing
7 14 (0.79%) Legal
8 12 (0.68%) Financial Institution
9 11 (0.62%) Games
9 11 (0.62%) Local Government
10 9 (0.51%) Law
11 7 (0.40%) Automotive
11 7 (0.40%) Banking
12 5 (0.28%) Back Office
13 4 (0.23%) Billing
13 4 (0.23%) Telecoms
14 2 (0.11%) General Ledger
14 2 (0.11%) Publishing
14 2 (0.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 702 (39.73%) Developer
2 431 (24.39%) Analyst
3 316 (17.88%) SQL Developer
4 162 (9.17%) C# Developer
5 141 (7.98%) Senior Developer
6 140 (7.92%) .NET Developer
7 136 (7.70%) DBA
8 134 (7.58%) Support Analyst
9 128 (7.24%) Applications Support
10 114 (6.45%) Java Developer
11 107 (6.06%) Test Analyst
12 96 (5.43%) Software Engineer
13 95 (5.38%) C# .NET Developer
14 92 (5.21%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 92 (5.21%) SQL Analyst
15 89 (5.04%) SQL Server Developer
16 88 (4.98%) SQL DBA
17 86 (4.87%) Applications Support Analyst
18 81 (4.58%) Administrator
19 75 (4.24%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 589 (33.33%) .NET
2 265 (15.00%) ASP.NET
3 253 (14.32%) HTML
4 202 (11.43%) XML
5 181 (10.24%) CSS
6 125 (7.07%) .NET Framework
7 122 (6.90%) jQuery
8 120 (6.79%) Web Services
9 119 (6.73%) AngularJS
10 106 (6.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 85 (4.81%) WCF
12 84 (4.75%) Spring
13 82 (4.64%) RESTful
14 74 (4.19%) Hibernate
15 73 (4.13%) SOAP
16 66 (3.74%) J2EE
17 65 (3.68%) WPF
18 52 (2.94%) HTML5
19 51 (2.89%) REST
20 50 (2.83%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 165 (9.34%) Analytical Skills
2 81 (4.58%) Management Information System
3 53 (3.00%) Computer Science
3 53 (3.00%) NHS
4 48 (2.72%) Visualisation
5 31 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
6 28 (1.58%) Client/Server
6 28 (1.58%) Data Structures
7 27 (1.53%) Algorithms
8 17 (0.96%) Data Extraction
9 16 (0.91%) User Experience
10 15 (0.85%) Replication
11 12 (0.68%) Mobile App
12 11 (0.62%) Data Integration
12 11 (0.62%) Performance Metrics
13 9 (0.51%) Data Protection Act
14 8 (0.45%) CMDB
14 8 (0.45%) IVR
14 8 (0.45%) Online Games
15 7 (0.40%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 196 (11.09%) Windows
2 125 (7.07%) Linux
3 117 (6.62%) Unix
4 69 (3.90%) Windows Server
5 29 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (1.13%) Windows 7
8 16 (0.91%) Solaris
9 14 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (0.62%) Android
10 11 (0.62%) Mac OS X
11 10 (0.57%) Apple iOS
11 10 (0.57%) Windows 8
12 5 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (0.23%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.11%) CentOS
14 2 (0.11%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.057%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 694 (39.28%) Agile Software Development
2 243 (13.75%) Business Intelligence
3 229 (12.96%) Scrum
4 182 (10.30%) MVC
5 174 (9.85%) Software Engineering
6 162 (9.17%) ETL
7 149 (8.43%) Continuous Integration
8 135 (7.64%) E-Commerce
9 134 (7.58%) TDD
10 130 (7.36%) ITIL
11 111 (6.28%) SDLC
12 110 (6.23%) Data Modelling
13 103 (5.83%) Automated Testing
14 101 (5.72%) OO
15 100 (5.66%) High Availability
15 100 (5.66%) Project Management
16 97 (5.49%) Mentoring
17 89 (5.04%) CRM
17 89 (5.04%) Migration
18 78 (4.41%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 486 (27.50%) T-SQL
2 474 (26.83%) C#
3 324 (18.34%) Java
4 291 (16.47%) JavaScript
5 118 (6.68%) PL/SQL
6 103 (5.83%) VB.NET
7 65 (3.68%) VB
8 63 (3.57%) PHP
9 62 (3.51%) VBA
10 60 (3.40%) PowerShell
11 59 (3.34%) Shell Script
12 46 (2.60%) Python
13 39 (2.21%) Bash Shell
14 35 (1.98%) C++
15 30 (1.70%) Perl
16 26 (1.47%) VB6
17 23 (1.30%) Ruby
18 17 (0.96%) Groovy
19 14 (0.79%) Scala
20 10 (0.57%) X++
Qualifications
1 166 (9.39%) Degree
2 102 (5.77%) ISEB
3 81 (4.58%) ISTQB
4 61 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 52 (2.94%) Security Cleared
6 45 (2.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 33 (1.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 29 (1.64%) SC Cleared
9 18 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
10 16 (0.91%) CCNA
10 16 (0.91%) MCSE
11 15 (0.85%) BPSS Clearance
12 10 (0.57%) CCNP
13 9 (0.51%) MCSA
14 8 (0.45%) CCIE
14 8 (0.45%) MCDBA
15 7 (0.40%) MCDST
15 7 (0.40%) MCP
16 5 (0.28%) CCDA
16 5 (0.28%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (4.87%) QA
2 72 (4.07%) Data Quality
3 46 (2.60%) SLA
4 9 (0.51%) HL7
5 5 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.23%) COBIT
7 3 (0.17%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.11%) Basel II
8 2 (0.11%) ISO22301
8 2 (0.11%) Solvency II
System Software
1 73 (4.13%) Active Directory
2 41 (2.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (1.53%) Hyper-V
4 14 (0.79%) vSphere
5 13 (0.74%) VMware ESX
6 11 (0.62%) Terminal Server
6 11 (0.62%) Xen
6 11 (0.62%) XenServer
7 9 (0.51%) Terminal Services
8 3 (0.17%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (0.11%) XenApp
10 1 (0.057%) Docker
10 1 (0.057%) KVM
10 1 (0.057%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 33 (1.87%) Puppet
2 19 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (0.91%) Cobbler
4 13 (0.74%) Nagios
5 12 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
6 11 (0.62%) Tivoli
7 8 (0.45%) CA Wily
7 8 (0.45%) SCOM
8 4 (0.23%) Cisco CUCM
8 4 (0.23%) Hyperic
8 4 (0.23%) Oracle RMAN
8 4 (0.23%) SCCM
9 3 (0.17%) Cisco UCCX
9 3 (0.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 3 (0.17%) XenMobile
10 2 (0.11%) Data Guard
10 2 (0.11%) nmon
10 2 (0.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 508 (28.75%) Microsoft
2 389 (22.01%) Oracle
3 69 (3.90%) VMware
4 45 (2.55%) Citrix
5 38 (2.15%) Cisco
6 33 (1.87%) HP
7 31 (1.75%) IBM
8 29 (1.64%) Tableau
9 24 (1.36%) Netezza
10 19 (1.08%) Splunk
11 18 (1.02%) NetApp
12 16 (0.91%) EnterpriseDB
12 16 (0.91%) SAP
13 15 (0.85%) Cognos
14 11 (0.62%) Civica
15 9 (0.51%) Capita
16 8 (0.45%) CA
16 8 (0.45%) Nimsoft
17 7 (0.40%) Sitecore
18 6 (0.34%) Alteryx
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Salary: £Excellent salary + benefits!
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Posted: 10 hours ago
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Artemis Search Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Sanderson
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Lifestyle/Negotiable
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Salary: £attractive salary + fantastic benefits + bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
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Salary: From £20,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
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4it Recruitment Ltd
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Good Bens
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