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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 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 811 722 705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 23.16% 19.58% 27.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.66% 45.49% 53.41%
Number of salaries quoted 629 580 585
Average salary £42,000 £36,250 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.86% +8.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
1816 1587 1320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 51.86% 43.03% 50.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1466 1214 1068
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 August 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Leeds

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 669 (41.50%) Agile Software Development
2 641 (39.76%) .NET
3 634 (39.33%) SQL Server
4 545 (33.81%) C#
5 453 (28.10%) Microsoft
6 391 (24.26%) T-SQL
7 324 (20.10%) ASP.NET
8 323 (20.04%) Java
9 286 (17.74%) Oracle
10 279 (17.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 273 (16.94%) JavaScript
12 265 (16.44%) MS Excel
13 256 (15.88%) HTML
14 248 (15.38%) Finance
15 241 (14.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 219 (13.59%) Windows
17 209 (12.97%) Business Intelligence
18 206 (12.78%) Scrum
19 202 (12.53%) MVC
20 187 (11.60%) Degree
21 186 (11.54%) Software Engineering
22 185 (11.48%) SDLC
23 180 (11.17%) XML
24 165 (10.24%) CSS
25 155 (9.62%) ITIL
26 152 (9.43%) Visual Studio
27 142 (8.81%) TDD
28 139 (8.62%) Continuous Integration
29 138 (8.56%) SQL Server 2012
29 138 (8.56%) UNIX

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 110 (6.82%) SharePoint
2 71 (4.40%) IIS
3 58 (3.60%) MS Exchange
4 42 (2.61%) Apache
5 34 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2003
6 32 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2010
7 31 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
8 28 (1.74%) CMS
9 27 (1.67%) SAS
10 22 (1.36%) WebSphere
11 15 (0.93%) JBoss
11 15 (0.93%) Lync
12 13 (0.81%) Confluence
13 11 (0.68%) WebLogic
14 10 (0.62%) Apache Pig
15 9 (0.56%) WorkSite
15 9 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2007
15 9 (0.56%) Tomcat
16 8 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
17 7 (0.43%) Oracle 9iAS
Applications
1 265 (16.44%) MS Excel
2 89 (5.52%) MS Office
3 28 (1.74%) PowerPivot
4 14 (0.87%) MS Project
5 13 (0.81%) Photoshop
6 7 (0.43%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (0.12%) FastStats
9 1 (0.062%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 34 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (1.36%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.31%) Agresso
4 4 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
4 4 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.19%) Unica
6 2 (0.12%) Adobe Campaign
6 2 (0.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.062%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.062%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.062%) Maximo
7 1 (0.062%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 45 (2.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (1.86%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (1.74%) Office 365
4 17 (1.05%) SaaS
5 5 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.062%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.062%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.062%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (1.86%) DNS
2 23 (1.43%) SAN
2 23 (1.43%) DHCP
3 21 (1.30%) WAN
3 21 (1.30%) LAN
3 21 (1.30%) TCP/IP
4 18 (1.12%) Firewall
5 15 (0.93%) LDAP
6 14 (0.87%) Unified Communications
7 13 (0.81%) Wireless
8 12 (0.74%) HTTP
9 10 (0.62%) Internet
10 8 (0.50%) Intranet
11 7 (0.43%) Cisco IOS
12 5 (0.31%) SSL
12 5 (0.31%) FTP
13 4 (0.25%) VPN
14 3 (0.19%) Fibre Channel
14 3 (0.19%) Network Security
14 3 (0.19%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 634 (39.33%) SQL Server
2 279 (17.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 241 (14.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 138 (8.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 137 (8.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 134 (8.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 122 (7.57%) Data Warehouse
8 105 (6.51%) Relational Database
9 78 (4.84%) Oracle Database
10 72 (4.47%) MySQL
11 63 (3.91%) SQL Server 2005
12 45 (2.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 39 (2.42%) Data Mining
14 33 (2.05%) RDBMS
15 32 (1.99%) NoSQL
16 27 (1.67%) OLAP
17 25 (1.55%) Oracle Database 11g
18 23 (1.43%) QlikView
19 20 (1.24%) Oracle Reports
20 19 (1.18%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 152 (9.43%) Visual Studio
2 117 (7.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 55 (3.41%) NUnit
4 51 (3.16%) Selenium
5 45 (2.79%) Oracle APEX
6 34 (2.11%) MSTest
7 31 (1.92%) JUnit
8 30 (1.86%) JIRA
9 24 (1.49%) Git (software)
10 19 (1.18%) Oracle Forms
11 18 (1.12%) Maven
11 18 (1.12%) Jenkins
12 16 (0.99%) Subversion
12 16 (0.99%) Toad
13 11 (0.68%) HP UFT
13 11 (0.68%) Ant
13 11 (0.68%) Visual Studio Team System
13 11 (0.68%) Cucumber
14 10 (0.62%) Moq
15 8 (0.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 248 (15.38%) Finance
2 118 (7.32%) Retail
3 95 (5.89%) Pharmaceutical
4 26 (1.61%) Marketing
5 21 (1.30%) Telecoms
6 18 (1.12%) Legal
7 17 (1.05%) Advertising
7 17 (1.05%) Games
8 14 (0.87%) Back Office
9 12 (0.74%) Manufacturing
10 10 (0.62%) Law
11 4 (0.25%) Electronics
11 4 (0.25%) Banking
11 4 (0.25%) Local Government
12 2 (0.12%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.12%) Front Office
13 1 (0.062%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.062%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.062%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 681 (42.25%) Developer
2 292 (18.11%) Analyst
3 177 (10.98%) Senior Developer
4 146 (9.06%) .NET Developer
5 142 (8.81%) Software Engineer
6 94 (5.83%) DBA
7 87 (5.40%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 78 (4.84%) Support Analyst
8 78 (4.84%) SQL Developer
9 77 (4.78%) Software Developer
9 77 (4.78%) Business Analyst
10 67 (4.16%) SQL DBA
10 67 (4.16%) Java Developer
11 63 (3.91%) Junior
12 61 (3.78%) Applications Support
13 55 (3.41%) Test Analyst
14 53 (3.29%) Administrator
15 50 (3.10%) Systems Analyst
15 50 (3.10%) Tester
15 50 (3.10%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 641 (39.76%) .NET
2 324 (20.10%) ASP.NET
3 256 (15.88%) HTML
4 180 (11.17%) XML
5 165 (10.24%) CSS
6 133 (8.25%) Web Services
6 133 (8.25%) .NET Framework
7 114 (7.07%) jQuery
8 94 (5.83%) WPF
9 90 (5.58%) WCF
10 86 (5.33%) HTML5
10 86 (5.33%) WinForms
11 78 (4.84%) J2EE
12 74 (4.59%) AngularJS
13 73 (4.53%) ASP.NET MVC
14 60 (3.72%) Spring
15 52 (3.23%) Apache Flex
16 48 (2.98%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 40 (2.48%) KnockoutJS
17 40 (2.48%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 104 (6.45%) NHS
2 101 (6.27%) Analytical Skills
3 48 (2.98%) Clustering
4 47 (2.92%) Computer Science
5 43 (2.67%) Replication
5 43 (2.67%) Visualisation
6 40 (2.48%) Client/Server
7 38 (2.36%) Enterprise Software
8 35 (2.17%) Management Information System
9 30 (1.86%) Data Integration
10 24 (1.49%) User Experience
11 22 (1.36%) Mathematics
12 18 (1.12%) Mobile App
13 17 (1.05%) GIS
14 14 (0.87%) Social Media
15 13 (0.81%) Informatics
16 10 (0.62%) Cryptography
17 9 (0.56%) Statistics
17 9 (0.56%) BBC
17 9 (0.56%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 219 (13.59%) Windows
2 138 (8.56%) UNIX
3 118 (7.32%) Linux
4 62 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 55 (3.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 32 (1.99%) Windows 7
7 30 (1.86%) Apple iOS
7 30 (1.86%) Android
8 19 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (0.74%) Windows 8
10 8 (0.50%) Windows Mobile
11 4 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.25%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.25%) Windows CE
11 4 (0.25%) Solaris
12 3 (0.19%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.12%) AIX
13 2 (0.12%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.062%) Debian
14 1 (0.062%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 669 (41.50%) Agile Software Development
2 209 (12.97%) Business Intelligence
3 206 (12.78%) Scrum
4 202 (12.53%) MVC
5 186 (11.54%) Software Engineering
6 185 (11.48%) SDLC
7 155 (9.62%) ITIL
8 142 (8.81%) TDD
9 139 (8.62%) Continuous Integration
10 138 (8.56%) Mentoring
11 109 (6.76%) OO
12 105 (6.51%) ETL
13 92 (5.71%) Unit Testing
14 89 (5.52%) Project Management
15 87 (5.40%) E-Commerce
15 87 (5.40%) Integration Testing
16 84 (5.21%) Software Delivery
17 77 (4.78%) Data Modelling
18 74 (4.59%) Regression Testing
18 74 (4.59%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 545 (33.81%) C#
2 391 (24.26%) T-SQL
3 323 (20.04%) Java
4 273 (16.94%) JavaScript
5 124 (7.69%) PL/SQL
6 106 (6.58%) VB.NET
7 78 (4.84%) PHP
8 62 (3.85%) Python
9 54 (3.35%) C++
10 46 (2.85%) PowerShell
11 44 (2.73%) Shell Script
12 31 (1.92%) VB
13 30 (1.86%) Ruby
14 28 (1.74%) Bash Shell
15 20 (1.24%) VBA
16 17 (1.05%) VB6
17 16 (0.99%) Groovy
18 14 (0.87%) X++
19 13 (0.81%) VBScript
20 10 (0.62%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 187 (11.60%) Degree
2 129 (8.00%) ISEB
3 75 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 62 (3.85%) ISTQB
5 32 (1.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 23 (1.43%) Security Cleared
6 23 (1.43%) MCSE
7 21 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (1.05%) CCNP
9 16 (0.99%) CCNA
10 15 (0.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 13 (0.81%) SC Cleared
12 11 (0.68%) MCDBA
12 11 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
13 10 (0.62%) HND
14 7 (0.43%) MCSA
15 6 (0.37%) HNC
15 6 (0.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 5 (0.31%) SAS Certification
16 5 (0.31%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (3.91%) QA
2 39 (2.42%) Data Quality
3 32 (1.99%) SLA
4 10 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (0.62%) SNOMED CT
4 10 (0.62%) HL7
5 9 (0.56%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 52 (3.23%) Active Directory
2 36 (2.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (1.92%) Hyper-V
4 20 (1.24%) VMware ESX
5 10 (0.62%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 5 (0.31%) Terminal Services
7 4 (0.25%) XenServer
7 4 (0.25%) vSphere
7 4 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (0.19%) XenApp
8 3 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.12%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.062%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.062%) KVM
10 1 (0.062%) GPFS
10 1 (0.062%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 30 (1.86%) Puppet
2 29 (1.80%) Opscode Chef
3 26 (1.61%) Cobbler
4 20 (1.24%) SCCM
5 15 (0.93%) SCOM
5 15 (0.93%) Tivoli
6 9 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (0.31%) Oracle RMAN
8 4 (0.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 4 (0.25%) Data Guard
8 4 (0.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 3 (0.19%) Nessus
10 2 (0.12%) Nmap
10 2 (0.12%) WSUS
10 2 (0.12%) ARCserve
10 2 (0.12%) Cisco UCCX
10 2 (0.12%) SCOrch
10 2 (0.12%) XenMobile
10 2 (0.12%) Cisco CUCM
10 2 (0.12%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 453 (28.10%) Microsoft
2 286 (17.74%) Oracle
3 65 (4.03%) VMware
4 62 (3.85%) Cisco
5 41 (2.54%) HP
6 32 (1.99%) Sitecore
7 28 (1.74%) Tableau
7 28 (1.74%) Citrix
8 27 (1.67%) Splunk
9 24 (1.49%) Zend
10 23 (1.43%) IBM
11 22 (1.36%) NetApp
12 21 (1.30%) Apple
13 14 (0.87%) Riverbed
13 14 (0.87%) Meraki
14 12 (0.74%) Google
14 12 (0.74%) ATG
15 11 (0.68%) EnterpriseDB
15 11 (0.68%) Facebook
15 11 (0.68%) BEA
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £34000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Corecom consulting Ltd
Salary: bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
JM Group
Salary: bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Cordant Group PLC
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum free parking
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
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Vertical IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Pension + Flexi + Free Parking
Posted: 2 days ago