The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 893 761 664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 23.54% 27.33% 27.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 48.06% 51.49% 49.37%
Number of salaries quoted 769 642 582
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1858 1478 1345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 48.97% 53.09% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1551 1240 1210
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
SQL
West Yorkshire

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 18 April 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Leeds

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 808 (47.45%) SQL Server
2 636 (37.35%) .NET
3 541 (31.77%) Microsoft
4 490 (28.77%) T-SQL
5 468 (27.48%) C#
6 412 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
7 359 (21.08%) Oracle
8 354 (20.79%) ASP.NET
9 347 (20.38%) Windows
10 328 (19.26%) Java
11 319 (18.73%) SQL Server 2008
12 311 (18.26%) MS Excel
13 260 (15.27%) MVC
14 246 (14.45%) SQL Server 2005
15 245 (14.39%) JavaScript
16 243 (14.27%) Finance
17 229 (13.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 226 (13.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 213 (12.51%) XML
20 210 (12.33%) HTML
21 191 (11.22%) CSS
22 179 (10.51%) Scrum
23 178 (10.45%) J2EE
24 167 (9.81%) Web Services
24 167 (9.81%) E-Commerce
24 167 (9.81%) Business Intelligence
25 156 (9.16%) Tomcat
26 154 (9.04%) Team Foundation Server
27 147 (8.63%) Spring
28 144 (8.46%) Relational Database

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 156 (9.16%) Tomcat
2 136 (7.99%) WebLogic
3 110 (6.46%) IIS
4 61 (3.58%) SharePoint
5 56 (3.29%) Apache
6 50 (2.94%) CMS
7 37 (2.17%) MS Exchange
8 26 (1.53%) WebSphere
9 18 (1.06%) SAS
9 18 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2003
10 15 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
11 13 (0.76%) IBM HTTP Server
12 12 (0.70%) WebSphere Application Server
13 11 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
13 11 (0.65%) Umbraco
14 9 (0.53%) ATG Dynamo
14 9 (0.53%) WebLogic Portal
15 8 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
15 8 (0.47%) SharePoint Server
15 8 (0.47%) WordPress
Applications
1 311 (18.26%) MS Excel
2 44 (2.58%) MS Office
3 13 (0.76%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.41%) PowerPivot
5 5 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.18%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.12%) PrintSoft PReS
7 2 (0.12%) FastStats
8 1 (0.059%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (0.47%) Magento
3 7 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
3 7 (0.41%) BPCS
4 5 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
5 4 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (0.23%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (0.23%) Oracle Cash Management
5 4 (0.23%) Oracle Assets
5 4 (0.23%) SiteCatalyst
6 3 (0.18%) Visualfiles
7 2 (0.12%) Cognos TM1
7 2 (0.12%) SalesLogix
7 2 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.12%) Academy Housing
7 2 (0.12%) arcHouse
7 2 (0.12%) Line 500
8 1 (0.059%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 8 (0.47%) SaaS
2 4 (0.23%) Office 365
2 4 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.12%) Heroku
3 2 (0.12%) Force.com
3 2 (0.12%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (3.05%) SAN
2 38 (2.23%) Internet
3 35 (2.06%) DNS
4 34 (2.00%) HTTP
5 32 (1.88%) Firewall
6 18 (1.06%) WAN
6 18 (1.06%) TCP/IP
7 17 (1.00%) LAN
8 14 (0.82%) Intranet
8 14 (0.82%) FTP
8 14 (0.82%) NAS
9 8 (0.47%) SMTP
10 6 (0.35%) Wireshark
10 6 (0.35%) Cisco IOS
11 5 (0.29%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (0.29%) POP3
12 4 (0.23%) VoIP
12 4 (0.23%) DHCP
12 4 (0.23%) CTI
13 3 (0.18%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 808 (47.45%) SQL Server
2 319 (18.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 246 (14.45%) SQL Server 2005
4 229 (13.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 226 (13.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 144 (8.46%) Relational Database
7 137 (8.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 127 (7.46%) SQL Server 2012
9 121 (7.11%) Data Warehouse
10 110 (6.46%) RDBMS
11 94 (5.52%) MySQL
11 94 (5.52%) Oracle Database
12 49 (2.88%) DB2
13 43 (2.52%) Oracle Database 11g
14 39 (2.29%) Oracle Database 10g
15 32 (1.88%) Data Mining
16 27 (1.59%) SQL Server 2000
17 24 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
18 23 (1.35%) Hadoop
19 21 (1.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 154 (9.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 136 (7.99%) Maven
3 121 (7.11%) Hudson
4 109 (6.40%) Visual Studio
5 108 (6.34%) Subversion
6 106 (6.22%) Selenium
7 50 (2.94%) Cucumber
8 43 (2.52%) NUnit
8 43 (2.52%) MSTest
9 32 (1.88%) FitNesse
10 31 (1.82%) SpecFlow
11 25 (1.47%) JUnit
12 20 (1.17%) WebDriver
13 17 (1.00%) QuickTest Pro
14 15 (0.88%) Git (software)
15 13 (0.76%) Talend Open Studio
16 12 (0.70%) InstallShield
16 12 (0.70%) JMeter
17 11 (0.65%) Eclipse
18 10 (0.59%) Ant
General
1 243 (14.27%) Finance
2 42 (2.47%) Legal
3 34 (2.00%) Retail
4 19 (1.12%) Banking
5 13 (0.76%) Marketing
5 13 (0.76%) Law
6 10 (0.59%) Telecoms
6 10 (0.59%) Manufacturing
7 5 (0.29%) Advertising
8 4 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (0.23%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.23%) General Ledger
9 3 (0.18%) Multimedia
9 3 (0.18%) Back Office
10 2 (0.12%) Front Office
10 2 (0.12%) Publishing
10 2 (0.12%) Wholesale Banking
10 2 (0.12%) Local Government
10 2 (0.12%) German Language
11 1 (0.059%) French Language
Job Titles
1 883 (51.85%) Developer
2 292 (17.15%) Analyst
3 221 (12.98%) .NET Developer
4 152 (8.93%) Java Developer
5 145 (8.51%) Software Developer
5 145 (8.51%) DBA
6 139 (8.16%) SQL Developer
7 109 (6.40%) C# Developer
8 104 (6.11%) SQL DBA
9 100 (5.87%) ASP.NET Developer
10 99 (5.81%) Administrator
11 97 (5.70%) C# .NET Developer
12 95 (5.58%) Test Analyst
13 85 (4.99%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 73 (4.29%) Consultant
15 71 (4.17%) Senior Developer
16 58 (3.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 55 (3.23%) Support Analyst
18 53 (3.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
19 49 (2.88%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 636 (37.35%) .NET
2 354 (20.79%) ASP.NET
3 213 (12.51%) XML
4 210 (12.33%) HTML
5 191 (11.22%) CSS
6 178 (10.45%) J2EE
7 167 (9.81%) Web Services
8 147 (8.63%) Spring
9 142 (8.34%) .NET Framework
10 133 (7.81%) jQuery
11 132 (7.75%) ASP.NET MVC
12 108 (6.34%) WCF
13 85 (4.99%) WinForms
14 83 (4.87%) Apache Flex
15 78 (4.58%) Hibernate
16 74 (4.35%) WPF
17 73 (4.29%) BlazeDS
18 68 (3.99%) SOAP
19 59 (3.46%) JSON
20 57 (3.35%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 74 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
2 73 (4.29%) NHS
3 60 (3.52%) DTV
4 49 (2.88%) Replication
5 45 (2.64%) Management Information System
6 41 (2.41%) Mathematics
7 38 (2.23%) Clustering
8 32 (1.88%) Statistics
9 15 (0.88%) Open Source
9 15 (0.88%) Social Media
10 13 (0.76%) Computer Science
11 11 (0.65%) Tandem
12 10 (0.59%) EPoS
12 10 (0.59%) EFTPOS
13 7 (0.41%) iPhone
13 7 (0.41%) Data Protection Act
13 7 (0.41%) GIS
13 7 (0.41%) W3C
14 6 (0.35%) N-Tier
15 5 (0.29%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 347 (20.38%) Windows
2 135 (7.93%) Linux
3 81 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 67 (3.93%) UNIX
5 56 (3.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 25 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (1.41%) Windows XP
8 18 (1.06%) Windows 7
9 17 (1.00%) Apple iOS
10 13 (0.76%) Android
10 13 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (0.76%) AIX
10 13 (0.76%) Solaris
11 12 (0.70%) Windows 2000 Server
12 7 (0.41%) Windows Vista
13 5 (0.29%) Windows 8
13 5 (0.29%) SUSE
14 4 (0.23%) CentOS
15 1 (0.059%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.059%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 412 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
2 260 (15.27%) MVC
3 179 (10.51%) Scrum
4 167 (9.81%) E-Commerce
4 167 (9.81%) Business Intelligence
5 139 (8.16%) ETL
6 124 (7.28%) TDD
7 117 (6.87%) ITIL
8 111 (6.52%) Unit Testing
9 104 (6.11%) OO
10 102 (5.99%) Web Development
11 100 (5.87%) Continuous Integration
11 100 (5.87%) Performance Tuning
12 89 (5.23%) DSDM
13 81 (4.76%) Software Engineering
14 73 (4.29%) BDD
15 67 (3.93%) Test Automation
16 66 (3.88%) Project Management
17 65 (3.82%) Test Scripting
18 59 (3.46%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 490 (28.77%) T-SQL
2 468 (27.48%) C#
3 328 (19.26%) Java
4 245 (14.39%) JavaScript
5 118 (6.93%) VB.NET
6 92 (5.40%) PHP
7 80 (4.70%) PL/SQL
8 71 (4.17%) VB
9 68 (3.99%) VBA
10 41 (2.41%) Perl
11 31 (1.82%) VB6
12 28 (1.64%) Ruby
13 25 (1.47%) C++
14 24 (1.41%) PHP5
15 22 (1.29%) VBScript
16 17 (1.00%) Shell Script
17 16 (0.94%) C
17 16 (0.94%) Bash Shell
18 14 (0.82%) Python
19 13 (0.76%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 103 (6.05%) Degree
2 68 (3.99%) ISEB
3 54 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 33 (1.94%) ISTQB
5 32 (1.88%) MCSE
6 16 (0.94%) HP ASE
7 15 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
8 10 (0.59%) Security Cleared
9 9 (0.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 9 (0.53%) MCP
9 9 (0.53%) MCSA
10 8 (0.47%) SC Cleared
11 6 (0.35%) HND
12 5 (0.29%) VCDX
12 5 (0.29%) NCDA
12 5 (0.29%) NCIE
12 5 (0.29%) VCAP
12 5 (0.29%) VTSP
12 5 (0.29%) MCITP
12 5 (0.29%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (6.46%) QA
2 75 (4.40%) SLA
3 18 (1.06%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.41%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.35%) HL7
6 4 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.18%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.059%) TickIT
System Software
1 73 (4.29%) Active Directory
2 48 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (1.70%) Hyper-V
4 17 (1.00%) vSphere
5 13 (0.76%) VMware ESX
6 11 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
7 6 (0.35%) NFS
7 6 (0.35%) Terminal Services
7 6 (0.35%) Forefront TMG
8 5 (0.29%) Oracle RMAN
9 4 (0.23%) Xen
10 3 (0.18%) XenApp
10 3 (0.18%) Nmap
11 2 (0.12%) Terminal Server
11 2 (0.12%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.12%) Snort
11 2 (0.12%) XenServer
11 2 (0.12%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.059%) SpamAssassin
12 1 (0.059%) KVM
Systems Management
1 55 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
2 14 (0.82%) Backup Exec
3 12 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (0.65%) Data Guard
5 9 (0.53%) Nagios
6 8 (0.47%) Foglight
6 8 (0.47%) Hyperic
6 8 (0.47%) Puppet
7 6 (0.35%) Tivoli
8 5 (0.29%) Plesk
9 3 (0.18%) Oracle Identity Management
9 3 (0.18%) SCCM
9 3 (0.18%) SCOM
9 3 (0.18%) Nessus
10 2 (0.12%) MIMEsweeper
10 2 (0.12%) WSUS
10 2 (0.12%) SCDPM
11 1 (0.059%) Oracle Identity Manager
11 1 (0.059%) SCOrch
11 1 (0.059%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 541 (31.77%) Microsoft
2 359 (21.08%) Oracle
3 84 (4.93%) VMware
4 78 (4.58%) HP
5 47 (2.76%) Cisco
6 41 (2.41%) IBM
7 37 (2.17%) Zend
8 32 (1.88%) Business Objects
9 26 (1.53%) JBoss
10 25 (1.47%) Red Hat
11 24 (1.41%) Citrix
12 19 (1.12%) NetApp
13 15 (0.88%) SolarWinds
14 14 (0.82%) Dell
14 14 (0.82%) SAP
15 13 (0.76%) Talend
15 13 (0.76%) Symantec
15 13 (0.76%) Remedy
16 10 (0.59%) hybris
17 9 (0.53%) ATG
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Robert Half
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum £40,000 + benefits + bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday