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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 837 793 752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.00% 21.66% 29.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.19% 47.43% 55.74%
Number of salaries quoted 655 673 617
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +5.47%
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
1894 1672 1349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 54.32% 45.67% 52.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1539 1358 1062
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 £26,350 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 28 July 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Leeds

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 753 (43.15%) SQL Server
2 726 (41.60%) Agile Software Development
3 712 (40.80%) .NET
4 633 (36.28%) C#
5 500 (28.65%) Microsoft
6 455 (26.07%) T-SQL
7 397 (22.75%) ASP.NET
8 312 (17.88%) Java
9 311 (17.82%) JavaScript
10 302 (17.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 290 (16.62%) MS Excel
12 286 (16.39%) HTML
13 280 (16.05%) Finance
14 277 (15.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 275 (15.76%) Oracle
16 268 (15.36%) Business Intelligence
17 256 (14.67%) MVC
18 220 (12.61%) Degree
19 208 (11.92%) SDLC
20 204 (11.69%) Windows
21 195 (11.17%) CSS
22 189 (10.83%) XML
22 189 (10.83%) Scrum
22 189 (10.83%) Software Engineering
23 184 (10.54%) TDD
24 158 (9.05%) .NET Framework
24 158 (9.05%) SQL Server 2008
25 156 (8.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
26 146 (8.37%) Visual Studio
27 142 (8.14%) UNIX

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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
1 101 (5.79%) SharePoint
2 70 (4.01%) IIS
3 46 (2.64%) MS Exchange
4 40 (2.29%) Apache
5 32 (1.83%) SAS
5 32 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2013
6 26 (1.49%) CMS
7 25 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2003
8 21 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
9 17 (0.97%) WebSphere
10 15 (0.86%) JBoss
10 15 (0.86%) Lync
11 14 (0.80%) Tomcat
12 13 (0.74%) WebLogic
13 12 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
14 9 (0.52%) WorkSite
15 8 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
15 8 (0.46%) Apache Pig
15 8 (0.46%) Confluence
16 7 (0.40%) Umbraco
Applications
1 290 (16.62%) MS Excel
2 89 (5.10%) MS Office
3 24 (1.38%) PowerPivot
4 20 (1.15%) Photoshop
4 20 (1.15%) SPSS
5 9 (0.52%) MS Project
5 9 (0.52%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.11%) FastStats
8 1 (0.057%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 37 (2.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.29%) Unica
4 2 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.11%) Adobe Campaign
4 2 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.057%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.057%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 49 (2.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (1.72%) Office 365
3 25 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (1.20%) SaaS
5 5 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.11%) PaaS
7 1 (0.057%) Heroku
7 1 (0.057%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.057%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.057%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 25 (1.43%) DNS
2 23 (1.32%) LAN
2 23 (1.32%) WAN
2 23 (1.32%) SAN
3 20 (1.15%) TCP/IP
4 19 (1.09%) Intranet
5 18 (1.03%) DHCP
6 14 (0.80%) Firewall
6 14 (0.80%) HTTP
7 13 (0.74%) Internet
7 13 (0.74%) Wireless
8 12 (0.69%) Unified Communications
8 12 (0.69%) LDAP
9 6 (0.34%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (0.29%) FTP
11 4 (0.23%) SSL
12 3 (0.17%) Fibre Channel
12 3 (0.17%) iSCSI
12 3 (0.17%) Network Security
13 2 (0.11%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 753 (43.15%) SQL Server
2 302 (17.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 277 (15.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 158 (9.05%) SQL Server 2008
5 156 (8.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 140 (8.02%) SQL Server 2012
7 136 (7.79%) Data Warehouse
8 132 (7.56%) Relational Database
9 83 (4.76%) MySQL
10 73 (4.18%) SQL Server 2005
11 72 (4.13%) Oracle Database
12 46 (2.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 37 (2.12%) RDBMS
13 37 (2.12%) Data Mining
14 36 (2.06%) QlikView
15 34 (1.95%) Big Data
16 29 (1.66%) Oracle Database 11g
17 25 (1.43%) Hadoop
18 24 (1.38%) OLAP
19 23 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 146 (8.37%) Visual Studio
2 137 (7.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 64 (3.67%) NUnit
4 50 (2.87%) Oracle APEX
5 42 (2.41%) Selenium
6 40 (2.29%) MSTest
7 33 (1.89%) JUnit
8 32 (1.83%) Subversion
9 24 (1.38%) Git (software)
9 24 (1.38%) Moq
10 23 (1.32%) JIRA
11 22 (1.26%) Jenkins
12 20 (1.15%) Maven
13 17 (0.97%) SoapUI
14 15 (0.86%) ReSharper
15 12 (0.69%) Visual Studio Team System
16 11 (0.63%) Hudson
16 11 (0.63%) Cucumber
17 10 (0.57%) TeamCity
17 10 (0.57%) HP UFT
General
1 280 (16.05%) Finance
2 124 (7.11%) Retail
3 93 (5.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 27 (1.55%) Legal
5 26 (1.49%) Marketing
6 21 (1.20%) Telecoms
7 14 (0.80%) Games
8 13 (0.74%) Back Office
9 11 (0.63%) Manufacturing
10 8 (0.46%) Banking
10 8 (0.46%) Law
11 6 (0.34%) Advertising
12 4 (0.23%) Local Government
12 4 (0.23%) Electronics
12 4 (0.23%) Front Office
13 2 (0.11%) Publishing
13 2 (0.11%) Automotive
14 1 (0.057%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.057%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 817 (46.82%) Developer
2 311 (17.82%) Analyst
3 198 (11.35%) Senior Developer
4 186 (10.66%) .NET Developer
5 134 (7.68%) Software Engineer
6 111 (6.36%) Software Developer
7 110 (6.30%) DBA
8 99 (5.67%) SQL Developer
9 90 (5.16%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 87 (4.99%) SQL DBA
11 75 (4.30%) C# Developer
12 71 (4.07%) Junior
12 71 (4.07%) Business Analyst
13 69 (3.95%) Support Analyst
14 56 (3.21%) Test Analyst
15 54 (3.09%) Applications Support
15 54 (3.09%) Java Developer
16 53 (3.04%) Tester
17 52 (2.98%) Administrator
18 50 (2.87%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 712 (40.80%) .NET
2 397 (22.75%) ASP.NET
3 286 (16.39%) HTML
4 195 (11.17%) CSS
5 189 (10.83%) XML
6 158 (9.05%) .NET Framework
7 138 (7.91%) jQuery
8 124 (7.11%) Web Services
9 116 (6.65%) ASP.NET MVC
10 114 (6.53%) WCF
10 114 (6.53%) WinForms
11 97 (5.56%) WPF
12 89 (5.10%) HTML5
13 72 (4.13%) AngularJS
14 71 (4.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 61 (3.50%) J2EE
16 58 (3.32%) Entity Framework
17 55 (3.15%) Apache Flex
18 54 (3.09%) Spring
19 49 (2.81%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 127 (7.28%) Analytical Skills
2 101 (5.79%) NHS
3 52 (2.98%) Clustering
4 48 (2.75%) Replication
5 46 (2.64%) Visualisation
6 43 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
7 41 (2.35%) Computer Science
8 39 (2.23%) Client/Server
9 30 (1.72%) Data Integration
10 29 (1.66%) Management Information System
11 28 (1.60%) Mathematics
12 27 (1.55%) User Experience
13 24 (1.38%) Mobile App
14 20 (1.15%) Statistics
15 15 (0.86%) Private Cloud
15 15 (0.86%) Social Media
16 13 (0.74%) Informatics
17 11 (0.63%) GIS
17 11 (0.63%) Taxonomies
18 10 (0.57%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 204 (11.69%) Windows
2 142 (8.14%) UNIX
3 120 (6.88%) Linux
4 57 (3.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 51 (2.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 29 (1.66%) Apple iOS
7 26 (1.49%) Android
8 25 (1.43%) Windows 7
9 13 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (0.74%) Windows 8
10 9 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
11 4 (0.23%) Windows CE
11 4 (0.23%) Solaris
12 3 (0.17%) AIX
12 3 (0.17%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.11%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.057%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.057%) Debian
14 1 (0.057%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 726 (41.60%) Agile Software Development
2 268 (15.36%) Business Intelligence
3 256 (14.67%) MVC
4 208 (11.92%) SDLC
5 189 (10.83%) Scrum
5 189 (10.83%) Software Engineering
6 184 (10.54%) TDD
7 138 (7.91%) Continuous Integration
8 137 (7.85%) OO
9 131 (7.51%) ITIL
10 128 (7.34%) Unit Testing
11 121 (6.93%) ETL
12 120 (6.88%) Mentoring
13 94 (5.39%) Integration Testing
14 93 (5.33%) E-Commerce
15 85 (4.87%) Migration
15 85 (4.87%) BDD
16 84 (4.81%) Automated Testing
17 80 (4.58%) Regression Testing
17 80 (4.58%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 633 (36.28%) C#
2 455 (26.07%) T-SQL
3 312 (17.88%) Java
4 311 (17.82%) JavaScript
5 117 (6.70%) VB.NET
6 113 (6.48%) PL/SQL
7 94 (5.39%) PHP
8 65 (3.72%) Python
9 58 (3.32%) C++
10 46 (2.64%) Shell Script
11 40 (2.29%) VB
12 39 (2.23%) PowerShell
13 38 (2.18%) Ruby
14 29 (1.66%) Bash Shell
15 26 (1.49%) R
16 23 (1.32%) VB6
17 22 (1.26%) MATLAB
18 20 (1.15%) VBA
19 17 (0.97%) VBScript
20 13 (0.74%) X++
Qualifications
1 220 (12.61%) Degree
2 120 (6.88%) ISEB
3 68 (3.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 52 (2.98%) ISTQB
5 25 (1.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 22 (1.26%) Security Cleared
7 19 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (0.97%) CCNP
9 16 (0.92%) CCNA
10 14 (0.80%) SC Cleared
10 14 (0.80%) MCSE
11 11 (0.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 10 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
12 10 (0.57%) HND
13 6 (0.34%) MCTS
13 6 (0.34%) MCDBA
13 6 (0.34%) HNC
14 5 (0.29%) MCP
14 5 (0.29%) MCAD
14 5 (0.29%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (4.81%) QA
2 45 (2.58%) Data Quality
3 42 (2.41%) SLA
4 10 (0.57%) SNOMED CT
5 9 (0.52%) PCI DSS
6 8 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (0.40%) HL7
8 6 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 46 (2.64%) Active Directory
2 44 (2.52%) Hyper-V
3 32 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (0.74%) VMware ESX
5 9 (0.52%) HDFS
6 6 (0.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 5 (0.29%) Terminal Services
8 4 (0.23%) XenServer
9 3 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (0.17%) vSphere
9 3 (0.17%) XenApp
10 1 (0.057%) GPFS
10 1 (0.057%) KVM
10 1 (0.057%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.057%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 30 (1.72%) Puppet
2 29 (1.66%) Opscode Chef
3 26 (1.49%) Cobbler
4 20 (1.15%) Tivoli
5 16 (0.92%) SCCM
6 12 (0.69%) SCOM
7 9 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (0.17%) Nessus
9 2 (0.11%) WSUS
9 2 (0.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 2 (0.11%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 2 (0.11%) Nmap
9 2 (0.11%) ARCserve
9 2 (0.11%) OpenView
10 1 (0.057%) Nagios
10 1 (0.057%) logstash
10 1 (0.057%) Graylog
10 1 (0.057%) Opsview
10 1 (0.057%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 500 (28.65%) Microsoft
2 275 (15.76%) Oracle
3 57 (3.27%) VMware
4 55 (3.15%) Tableau
5 51 (2.92%) Cisco
6 33 (1.89%) HP
7 27 (1.55%) Apple
7 27 (1.55%) Sitecore
8 26 (1.49%) Zend
9 23 (1.32%) IBM
10 22 (1.26%) Citrix
11 19 (1.09%) Splunk
12 15 (0.86%) NetApp
13 14 (0.80%) Riverbed
13 14 (0.80%) Meraki
14 12 (0.69%) Google
14 12 (0.69%) ATG
15 11 (0.63%) Facebook
16 10 (0.57%) hybris
16 10 (0.57%) Sony
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 23 minutes ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RMI International
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 54 minutes ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 58 minutes ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum Healthcare, Pension, Annual Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000- £60,000
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £57,000 per annum + Good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £32000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday