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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
Rank 3 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 622 912 933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 23.76% 27.05% 26.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.84% 49.09% 53.25%
Number of salaries quoted 563 728 813
Median salary £42,000 £38,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.80% -4.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £29,000
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
1387 1858 1752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 52.98% 55.10% 48.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1213 1528 1444
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 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 February 2017.

SQL Salary Histogram in Leeds

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 February 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.

1 547 (38.85%) Agile Software Development
2 542 (38.49%) SQL Server
3 463 (32.88%) .NET
4 444 (31.53%) C#
5 415 (29.47%) Microsoft
6 321 (22.80%) T-SQL
7 279 (19.82%) Scrum
8 278 (19.74%) Java
9 250 (17.76%) JavaScript
10 240 (17.05%) Oracle
11 224 (15.91%) Finance
11 224 (15.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 209 (14.84%) ASP.NET
13 204 (14.49%) MS Excel
14 191 (13.57%) Windows
15 179 (12.71%) HTML
16 177 (12.57%) MVC
17 172 (12.22%) SQL Server 2008
18 168 (11.93%) Continuous Integration
19 165 (11.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 155 (11.01%) XML
21 151 (10.72%) SQL Server 2012
22 149 (10.58%) ITIL
23 146 (10.37%) CSS
24 134 (9.52%) E-Commerce
25 132 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
25 132 (9.38%) Linux
26 124 (8.81%) Selenium
27 123 (8.74%) Degree
28 122 (8.66%) Software Engineering

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
1 106 (7.53%) IIS
2 54 (3.84%) CloudStack
2 54 (3.84%) OpenStack
3 47 (3.34%) WebSphere
4 45 (3.20%) JBoss
5 43 (3.05%) WebLogic
6 38 (2.70%) SAS
7 34 (2.41%) Tomcat
8 29 (2.06%) SharePoint
9 25 (1.78%) CMS
10 22 (1.56%) Apache
11 20 (1.42%) MS Exchange
12 13 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2010
13 10 (0.71%) Apache Spark
14 9 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2003
14 9 (0.64%) Sitecore CMS
15 8 (0.57%) Confluence
15 8 (0.57%) Umbraco
16 7 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
16 7 (0.50%) Mule
Applications
1 204 (14.49%) MS Excel
2 44 (3.13%) MS Office
3 13 (0.92%) SPSS
4 11 (0.78%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.43%) Visualfiles
3 5 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.36%) Maximo
4 4 (0.28%) Unica
5 3 (0.21%) Aligne
5 3 (0.21%) SAP ERP
5 3 (0.21%) Unit4 Business World
6 2 (0.14%) Infor CRM
7 1 (0.071%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.071%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.071%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.071%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.071%) Sage CRM
7 1 (0.071%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 52 (3.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 46 (3.27%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (1.28%) Office 365
4 13 (0.92%) SaaS
5 4 (0.28%) PaaS
6 3 (0.21%) GitHub
6 3 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.14%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.14%) Google Tag Manager
8 1 (0.071%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.071%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.071%) Force.com
8 1 (0.071%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 50 (3.55%) Firewall
2 17 (1.21%) Internet
2 17 (1.21%) VPN
3 12 (0.85%) TCP/IP
4 11 (0.78%) HTTP
5 8 (0.57%) SAN
5 8 (0.57%) VoIP
6 7 (0.50%) Intranet
6 7 (0.50%) WAN
7 6 (0.43%) DNS
7 6 (0.43%) LAN
7 6 (0.43%) SSL
8 5 (0.36%) Extranet
8 5 (0.36%) LDAP
9 4 (0.28%) Remote Desktop
10 3 (0.21%) DHCP
10 3 (0.21%) Wireless
11 2 (0.14%) Ethernet
11 2 (0.14%) Intrusion Detection
11 2 (0.14%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 542 (38.49%) SQL Server
2 224 (15.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 172 (12.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 165 (11.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 151 (10.72%) SQL Server 2012
6 132 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
7 117 (8.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 113 (8.03%) Relational Database
9 75 (5.33%) NoSQL
10 72 (5.11%) SQL Server 2014
11 61 (4.33%) MySQL
12 60 (4.26%) SQL Server 2005
13 42 (2.98%) Oracle Database
14 40 (2.84%) RDBMS
15 30 (2.13%) Big Data
16 28 (1.99%) SQL Server 2016
17 27 (1.92%) Hadoop
18 21 (1.49%) QlikView
19 20 (1.42%) SSDT
20 19 (1.35%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 124 (8.81%) Selenium
2 97 (6.89%) Git (software)
3 91 (6.46%) Cucumber
3 91 (6.46%) Visual Studio
4 80 (5.68%) Team Foundation Server
5 64 (4.55%) Subversion
6 47 (3.34%) Mercurial
7 43 (3.05%) Jenkins
7 43 (3.05%) TeamCity
8 41 (2.91%) SoapUI
9 39 (2.77%) JIRA
10 36 (2.56%) NUnit
11 34 (2.41%) JMeter
12 33 (2.34%) MSTest
13 32 (2.27%) Octopus Deploy
14 26 (1.85%) JUnit
15 25 (1.78%) Maven
16 20 (1.42%) WebDriver
17 19 (1.35%) LoadRunner
18 18 (1.28%) SpecFlow
General
1 224 (15.91%) Finance
2 64 (4.55%) Retail
3 62 (4.40%) Legal
4 51 (3.62%) Banking
5 16 (1.14%) Law
5 16 (1.14%) Marketing
6 12 (0.85%) Advertising
6 12 (0.85%) Manufacturing
7 9 (0.64%) Telecoms
8 5 (0.36%) Games
8 5 (0.36%) Local Government
9 3 (0.21%) Back Office
10 2 (0.14%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.14%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.071%) Automotive
11 1 (0.071%) Electronics
11 1 (0.071%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.071%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 516 (36.65%) Developer
2 246 (17.47%) Analyst
3 187 (13.28%) .NET Developer
4 149 (10.58%) DBA
5 147 (10.44%) SQL Developer
6 144 (10.23%) C# Developer
7 138 (9.80%) Senior Developer
8 121 (8.59%) SQL DBA
9 113 (8.03%) C# .NET Developer
10 100 (7.10%) Support Analyst
11 99 (7.03%) SQL Analyst
12 89 (6.32%) Test Engineer
13 83 (5.89%) Applications Support
14 75 (5.33%) Software Engineer
15 68 (4.83%) Java Developer
15 68 (4.83%) Software Developer
16 67 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
17 59 (4.19%) Senior DBA
18 58 (4.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 58 (4.12%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 463 (32.88%) .NET
2 209 (14.84%) ASP.NET
3 179 (12.71%) HTML
4 155 (11.01%) XML
5 146 (10.37%) CSS
6 119 (8.45%) Web Services
7 109 (7.74%) .NET Framework
8 93 (6.61%) ASP.NET MVC
9 88 (6.25%) WCF
10 86 (6.11%) jQuery
11 78 (5.54%) SOAP
12 66 (4.69%) AngularJS
13 52 (3.69%) WPF
14 48 (3.41%) RESTful
15 47 (3.34%) LINQ
16 44 (3.13%) XSLT
17 37 (2.63%) Entity Framework
17 37 (2.63%) Spring
18 35 (2.49%) ASP.NET Web API
19 34 (2.41%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 81 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (3.76%) Data Structures
2 53 (3.76%) Replication
3 51 (3.62%) Algorithms
4 37 (2.63%) User Experience
5 25 (1.78%) Computer Science
5 25 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
6 24 (1.70%) Clustering
7 18 (1.28%) NHS
8 14 (0.99%) e-Learning
8 14 (0.99%) Management Information System
9 8 (0.57%) N-Tier
10 7 (0.50%) Credit Risk
11 6 (0.43%) Data Centre
11 6 (0.43%) Driving Licence
12 5 (0.36%) Mobile App
13 4 (0.28%) Client/Server
13 4 (0.28%) Streaming Media
14 3 (0.21%) iSeries
14 3 (0.21%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 191 (13.57%) Windows
2 132 (9.38%) Linux
3 84 (5.97%) Unix
4 78 (5.54%) Windows Server
5 31 (2.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 20 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (0.71%) Android
10 6 (0.43%) Apple iOS
11 5 (0.36%) Solaris
12 4 (0.28%) Windows 10
13 3 (0.21%) Embedded Linux
13 3 (0.21%) Windows 7
13 3 (0.21%) Windows Embedded Compact
14 2 (0.14%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.14%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.071%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 547 (38.85%) Agile Software Development
2 279 (19.82%) Scrum
3 177 (12.57%) MVC
4 168 (11.93%) Continuous Integration
5 149 (10.58%) ITIL
6 134 (9.52%) E-Commerce
7 122 (8.66%) Software Engineering
8 118 (8.38%) Business Intelligence
9 111 (7.88%) OO
10 101 (7.17%) Mentoring
10 101 (7.17%) Performance Tuning
11 100 (7.10%) Waterfall
12 98 (6.96%) TDD
13 90 (6.39%) ETL
14 84 (5.97%) DSDM
14 84 (5.97%) Stakeholder Management
15 78 (5.54%) DevOps
15 78 (5.54%) Functional Testing
16 77 (5.47%) Automated Testing
17 74 (5.26%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 444 (31.53%) C#
2 321 (22.80%) T-SQL
3 278 (19.74%) Java
4 250 (17.76%) JavaScript
5 92 (6.53%) Python
6 71 (5.04%) Ruby
7 66 (4.69%) VB.NET
8 65 (4.62%) PL/SQL
9 57 (4.05%) PowerShell
9 57 (4.05%) Shell Script
10 48 (3.41%) VBA
11 42 (2.98%) C++
12 33 (2.34%) Bash Shell
13 29 (2.06%) VB
14 25 (1.78%) PHP
15 16 (1.14%) Scala
16 15 (1.07%) Delphi
17 11 (0.78%) R
18 10 (0.71%) C
19 8 (0.57%) Perl
Qualifications
1 123 (8.74%) Degree
2 101 (7.17%) ISTQB
3 97 (6.89%) ISEB
4 85 (6.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 48 (3.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 36 (2.56%) MCITP
7 30 (2.13%) MCTS
8 17 (1.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 17 (1.21%) MCDBA
9 16 (1.14%) CCNA
9 16 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
10 13 (0.92%) MCSE
11 7 (0.50%) PhD
11 7 (0.50%) SAS Certification
12 6 (0.43%) MCP
12 6 (0.43%) MCSA
13 5 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (0.36%) MCAD
13 5 (0.36%) MCSD
13 5 (0.36%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (6.39%) QA
2 28 (1.99%) SLA
3 26 (1.85%) PCI DSS
4 16 (1.14%) Data Quality
5 12 (0.85%) HL7
6 8 (0.57%) DICOM
7 7 (0.50%) IFRS
7 7 (0.50%) IFRS 9
7 7 (0.50%) SDET
8 5 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.21%) SNOMED CT
10 1 (0.071%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 65 (4.62%) Active Directory
2 58 (4.12%) vSphere
3 56 (3.98%) XenServer
4 54 (3.84%) Xen
5 47 (3.34%) VMware Infrastructure
6 24 (1.70%) Hyper-V
7 9 (0.64%) VMware ESX
8 8 (0.57%) Terminal Services
9 7 (0.50%) Terminal Server
10 6 (0.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 2 (0.14%) OpenSIPS
11 2 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.14%) Sendmail
11 2 (0.14%) Snort
11 2 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.14%) XenApp
12 1 (0.071%) Apache Flume
12 1 (0.071%) HDFS
12 1 (0.071%) KVM
12 1 (0.071%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 75 (5.33%) Puppet
2 54 (3.84%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (2.27%) Tivoli
4 31 (2.20%) Cobbler
5 28 (1.99%) Ansible
6 9 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
7 8 (0.57%) SCCM
8 6 (0.43%) Terraform
9 4 (0.28%) SCOM
10 3 (0.21%) Data Guard
10 3 (0.21%) Failover Clustering
10 3 (0.21%) Nagios
10 3 (0.21%) Oracle RMAN
10 3 (0.21%) SQL Sentry
11 2 (0.14%) MAILsweeper
11 2 (0.14%) MIMEsweeper
11 2 (0.14%) Norton AntiVirus
11 2 (0.14%) Proventia
11 2 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 2 (0.14%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 415 (29.47%) Microsoft
2 240 (17.05%) Oracle
3 79 (5.61%) VMware
4 53 (3.76%) EnterpriseDB
5 48 (3.41%) Cisco
6 32 (2.27%) Citrix
6 32 (2.27%) Red Hat
7 23 (1.63%) Tableau
8 17 (1.21%) IBM
9 13 (0.92%) SAP
10 10 (0.71%) NetApp
11 9 (0.64%) Alterian
11 9 (0.64%) ATG
11 9 (0.64%) Sitecore
12 8 (0.57%) HP
12 8 (0.57%) SonicWALL
12 8 (0.57%) Telerik
13 7 (0.50%) Civica
13 7 (0.50%) Veeam
14 6 (0.43%) Google
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Relocation package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hanover Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum Pension, Private Medical Insurance
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £37000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + car + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Engage PSG
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum great benefits!
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago