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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 824 824 841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.65% 25.39% 28.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 49.97% 51.76% 51.98%
Number of salaries quoted 694 647 744
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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
1649 1592 1618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 49.33% 49.06% 55.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1306 1292 1460
Average salary £40,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.71% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 24 December 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Leeds

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 660 (43.65%) SQL Server
2 608 (40.21%) .NET
3 501 (33.13%) C#
4 482 (31.88%) Microsoft
5 447 (29.56%) Agile Software Development
6 412 (27.25%) Oracle
7 388 (25.66%) T-SQL
8 379 (25.07%) ASP.NET
9 331 (21.89%) MS Excel
10 305 (20.17%) Finance
11 301 (19.91%) Business Intelligence
12 296 (19.58%) HTML
12 296 (19.58%) JavaScript
13 249 (16.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 246 (16.27%) Windows
15 245 (16.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 235 (15.54%) Java
17 226 (14.95%) MVC
18 224 (14.81%) .NET Framework
19 220 (14.55%) CSS
20 215 (14.22%) XML
21 182 (12.04%) OO
21 182 (12.04%) E-Commerce
22 165 (10.91%) Degree
23 161 (10.65%) Scrum
23 161 (10.65%) SQL Server 2008
24 160 (10.58%) jQuery
25 158 (10.45%) ITIL
26 150 (9.92%) PL/SQL
26 150 (9.92%) Relational Database

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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
1 104 (6.88%) Tomcat
2 90 (5.95%) WebLogic
3 73 (4.83%) SharePoint
4 69 (4.56%) Apache
5 58 (3.84%) IIS
6 50 (3.31%) BizTalk Server
7 46 (3.04%) SAS
8 27 (1.79%) JBoss
9 26 (1.72%) WebSphere
10 25 (1.65%) MS Exchange
11 23 (1.52%) CMS
11 23 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
12 22 (1.46%) SharePoint 2010
13 16 (1.06%) Node.js
14 13 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2010
14 13 (0.86%) Oracle Application Server
15 12 (0.79%) Oracle Workflow
16 9 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
17 8 (0.53%) NServiceBus
18 7 (0.46%) Lync
Applications
1 331 (21.89%) MS Excel
2 36 (2.38%) MS Office
3 26 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 24 (1.59%) Photoshop
5 11 (0.73%) Adobe Illustrator
6 10 (0.66%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.33%) InfoPath
7 5 (0.33%) PowerPivot
8 2 (0.13%) SPSS
8 2 (0.13%) MS Project
9 1 (0.066%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.066%) FastStats
9 1 (0.066%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 54 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (0.20%) Temenos T24
3 3 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.20%) FLEXCUBE
3 3 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.20%) Summit
3 3 (0.20%) Finacle
4 2 (0.13%) Magento
4 2 (0.13%) VisionPLUS
4 2 (0.13%) BASE24
5 1 (0.066%) Maximo
5 1 (0.066%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.066%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.066%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 1 (0.066%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.066%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.066%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 23 (1.52%) Office 365
2 20 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (0.20%) Amazon S3
3 3 (0.20%) Route 53
4 1 (0.066%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 71 (4.70%) SAN
2 20 (1.32%) LAN
2 20 (1.32%) WAN
3 16 (1.06%) TCP/IP
3 16 (1.06%) Firewall
4 15 (0.99%) HTTP
5 14 (0.93%) DNS
6 10 (0.66%) DHCP
7 9 (0.60%) Internet
8 8 (0.53%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (0.46%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (0.40%) Intranet
10 6 (0.40%) Network Security
11 5 (0.33%) NAS
11 5 (0.33%) HSRP
11 5 (0.33%) MPLS
11 5 (0.33%) OSPF
11 5 (0.33%) BGP
11 5 (0.33%) EIGRP
11 5 (0.33%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 660 (43.65%) SQL Server
2 249 (16.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 245 (16.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 161 (10.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 150 (9.92%) Relational Database
6 144 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
7 136 (8.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 127 (8.40%) MySQL
9 101 (6.68%) Oracle Database
10 90 (5.95%) RDBMS
11 84 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
12 63 (4.17%) Big Data
13 57 (3.77%) SQL Server 2005
14 41 (2.71%) QlikView
14 41 (2.71%) Oracle Database 11g
15 39 (2.58%) Oracle Reports
16 31 (2.05%) Data Mining
17 30 (1.98%) Oracle BI EE
18 28 (1.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 26 (1.72%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 130 (8.60%) Visual Studio
2 116 (7.67%) Subversion
3 101 (6.68%) Maven
4 99 (6.55%) Team Foundation Server
5 77 (5.09%) Hudson
6 56 (3.70%) Selenium
7 53 (3.51%) Oracle APEX
8 44 (2.91%) JUnit
9 40 (2.65%) Oracle Forms
10 39 (2.58%) JIRA
10 39 (2.58%) Jenkins
11 37 (2.45%) Moq
12 34 (2.25%) ReSharper
13 33 (2.18%) SoapUI
14 32 (2.12%) Cucumber
15 27 (1.79%) JMeter
16 26 (1.72%) NUnit
16 26 (1.72%) FitNesse
16 26 (1.72%) SpecFlow
17 24 (1.59%) MSTest
General
1 305 (20.17%) Finance
2 135 (8.93%) Retail
3 55 (3.64%) Legal
4 51 (3.37%) Telecoms
5 39 (2.58%) Pharmaceutical
6 31 (2.05%) Banking
7 28 (1.85%) Marketing
8 12 (0.79%) French Language
9 10 (0.66%) Games
10 9 (0.60%) Retail Banking
11 7 (0.46%) Manufacturing
12 6 (0.40%) Publishing
13 5 (0.33%) Advertising
13 5 (0.33%) Law
14 4 (0.26%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.13%) Back Office
16 1 (0.066%) Front Office
16 1 (0.066%) Multimedia
16 1 (0.066%) Billing
Job Titles
1 758 (50.13%) Developer
2 295 (19.51%) Analyst
3 223 (14.75%) .NET Developer
4 190 (12.57%) Senior Developer
5 132 (8.73%) Support Analyst
6 120 (7.94%) Java Developer
7 101 (6.68%) Applications Support
8 98 (6.48%) DBA
9 91 (6.02%) SQL Developer
10 83 (5.49%) Software Developer
11 73 (4.83%) C# Developer
12 70 (4.63%) Applications Support Analyst
13 67 (4.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 59 (3.90%) Junior
14 59 (3.90%) C# .NET Developer
15 56 (3.70%) Oracle Developer
16 54 (3.57%) Senior .NET Developer
17 52 (3.44%) Business Intelligence Developer
18 50 (3.31%) Junior Developer
19 49 (3.24%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 608 (40.21%) .NET
2 379 (25.07%) ASP.NET
3 296 (19.58%) HTML
4 224 (14.81%) .NET Framework
5 220 (14.55%) CSS
6 215 (14.22%) XML
7 160 (10.58%) jQuery
8 134 (8.86%) ASP.NET MVC
9 127 (8.40%) Web Services
10 120 (7.94%) WCF
11 118 (7.80%) Spring
12 101 (6.68%) J2EE
13 93 (6.15%) WinForms
14 92 (6.08%) WPF
15 83 (5.49%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 75 (4.96%) Ajax
17 69 (4.56%) Apache Flex
18 66 (4.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 62 (4.10%) Hibernate
20 61 (4.03%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 118 (7.80%) Analytical Skills
2 86 (5.69%) Management Information System
3 80 (5.29%) Enterprise Software
4 43 (2.84%) NHS
5 39 (2.58%) Replication
6 31 (2.05%) Statistics
7 27 (1.79%) Computer Science
8 25 (1.65%) Clustering
9 23 (1.52%) Data Integration
9 23 (1.52%) Visualisation
10 22 (1.46%) User Experience
11 17 (1.12%) Open Source
11 17 (1.12%) Mathematics
12 15 (0.99%) Client/Server
13 12 (0.79%) GIS
14 10 (0.66%) Mobile App
15 8 (0.53%) Inversion of Control
16 7 (0.46%) Algorithms
16 7 (0.46%) Data Extraction
17 6 (0.40%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 246 (16.27%) Windows
2 141 (9.33%) UNIX
3 121 (8.00%) Linux
4 34 (2.25%) Apple iOS
5 18 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (0.66%) Windows 7
7 10 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.33%) CentOS
9 5 (0.33%) Windows XP
10 4 (0.26%) Debian
11 3 (0.20%) Android
12 2 (0.13%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.13%) Solaris
12 2 (0.13%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.066%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.066%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.066%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.066%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 447 (29.56%) Agile Software Development
2 301 (19.91%) Business Intelligence
3 226 (14.95%) MVC
4 182 (12.04%) OO
4 182 (12.04%) E-Commerce
5 161 (10.65%) Scrum
6 158 (10.45%) ITIL
7 112 (7.41%) ETL
8 110 (7.28%) OOP
9 104 (6.88%) TDD
10 98 (6.48%) Analytics
11 96 (6.35%) Performance Tuning
12 88 (5.82%) Software Engineering
13 84 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
14 82 (5.42%) Mentoring
15 81 (5.36%) Migration
16 78 (5.16%) CRM
17 66 (4.37%) UML
18 64 (4.23%) Project Management
19 60 (3.97%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 501 (33.13%) C#
2 388 (25.66%) T-SQL
3 296 (19.58%) JavaScript
4 235 (15.54%) Java
5 150 (9.92%) PL/SQL
6 142 (9.39%) VB.NET
7 82 (5.42%) VB
8 62 (4.10%) PHP
9 55 (3.64%) Python
10 48 (3.17%) VBA
10 48 (3.17%) Bash Shell
11 37 (2.45%) Ruby
12 34 (2.25%) C++
13 31 (2.05%) Shell Script
14 29 (1.92%) C
15 27 (1.79%) Perl
16 24 (1.59%) VB6
16 24 (1.59%) PowerShell
17 22 (1.46%) R
18 12 (0.79%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 165 (10.91%) Degree
2 48 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 31 (2.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 29 (1.92%) ISEB
5 26 (1.72%) ISTQB
6 23 (1.52%) MCP
7 20 (1.32%) MCSE
7 20 (1.32%) MCTS
8 18 (1.19%) MCAD
8 18 (1.19%) MCSD
9 14 (0.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 13 (0.86%) Security Cleared
11 11 (0.73%) Cisco Certification
11 11 (0.73%) OCP
11 11 (0.73%) Oracle Certification
12 9 (0.60%) CCNP
13 7 (0.46%) MCITP
14 6 (0.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 6 (0.40%) MCSA
15 5 (0.33%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (4.96%) SLA
2 52 (3.44%) QA
3 12 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (0.46%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.20%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.066%) HL7
System Software
1 55 (3.64%) Hyper-V
2 54 (3.57%) Active Directory
3 24 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (0.60%) Oracle RAC
4 9 (0.60%) Oracle RMAN
5 6 (0.40%) vSphere
6 5 (0.33%) Terminal Services
7 4 (0.26%) XenApp
7 4 (0.26%) XenServer
7 4 (0.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (0.13%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.066%) Firmware
9 1 (0.066%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.066%) Xen
9 1 (0.066%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.066%) UAG
9 1 (0.066%) Varnish
9 1 (0.066%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 40 (2.65%) Puppet
2 38 (2.51%) Opscode Chef
3 24 (1.59%) Tivoli
4 23 (1.52%) Cobbler
5 18 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
6 12 (0.79%) NetBackup
7 9 (0.60%) Data Guard
7 9 (0.60%) Opsview
8 8 (0.53%) Graphite
8 8 (0.53%) Nagios
9 7 (0.46%) SCDPM
10 6 (0.40%) ARCserve
11 5 (0.33%) Backup Exec
11 5 (0.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 4 (0.26%) Cacti
13 3 (0.20%) SolarWinds Orion
13 3 (0.20%) HAProxy
13 3 (0.20%) Hyperic
13 3 (0.20%) SCCM
13 3 (0.20%) Salt
Vendors
1 482 (31.88%) Microsoft
2 412 (27.25%) Oracle
3 41 (2.71%) VMware
4 38 (2.51%) HP
5 33 (2.18%) Apple
6 26 (1.72%) Cisco
7 25 (1.65%) Business Objects
8 24 (1.59%) SolarWinds
9 20 (1.32%) Zend
9 20 (1.32%) IBM
9 20 (1.32%) Citrix
10 16 (1.06%) SAP
11 15 (0.99%) Cognos
12 13 (0.86%) Sybase
13 12 (0.79%) Adobe
14 11 (0.73%) Hitachi
14 11 (0.73%) Informatica
15 9 (0.60%) EMC
15 9 (0.60%) Veeam
15 9 (0.60%) Splunk
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Flexibility + Parking
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Pension + Holidays + Parking
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £32000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier IT
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier IT
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier Media
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benifits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Health Care + More
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension and bonus schemes.
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,394 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago