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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 686 809 888
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 23.18% 24.55% 23.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.10% 47.25% 48.34%
Number of salaries quoted 588 683 782
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
1521 1712 1837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 51.39% 51.96% 48.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1274 1452 1545
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

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 30 May 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Leeds

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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.

1 661 (41.29%) SQL Server
2 649 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
3 539 (33.67%) .NET
4 491 (30.67%) Microsoft
5 412 (25.73%) T-SQL
6 397 (24.80%) C#
7 353 (22.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 310 (19.36%) MS Excel
9 306 (19.11%) Oracle
10 260 (16.24%) Java
11 257 (16.05%) HTML
11 257 (16.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 255 (15.93%) Finance
13 250 (15.62%) JavaScript
14 247 (15.43%) Business Intelligence
15 241 (15.05%) Scrum
16 238 (14.87%) MVC
17 235 (14.68%) ASP.NET
18 218 (13.62%) Data Warehouse
19 202 (12.62%) CSS
20 183 (11.43%) ETL
21 179 (11.18%) SQL Server 2012
22 174 (10.87%) Windows
23 167 (10.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
24 156 (9.74%) Team Foundation Server
24 156 (9.74%) XML
25 152 (9.49%) ITIL
25 152 (9.49%) Software Engineering
26 145 (9.06%) .NET Framework
27 143 (8.93%) AngularJS

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 51 (3.19%) Apache
2 49 (3.06%) SAS
3 45 (2.81%) Confluence
4 38 (2.37%) SharePoint
5 35 (2.19%) IIS
6 30 (1.87%) WebLogic
7 29 (1.81%) WebSphere
8 27 (1.69%) JBoss
9 25 (1.56%) CloudStack
9 25 (1.56%) OpenStack
10 23 (1.44%) MS Exchange
11 22 (1.37%) CMS
11 22 (1.37%) Node.js
12 15 (0.94%) Tomcat
13 14 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2010
14 11 (0.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 5 (0.31%) ArcGIS
15 5 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2003
15 5 (0.31%) Skype for Business
16 4 (0.25%) Oracle 9iAS
Applications
1 310 (19.36%) MS Excel
2 98 (6.12%) MS Office
3 21 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (0.62%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.25%) SPSS
6 3 (0.19%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.062%) MS Project
7 1 (0.062%) Stata
Business Applications
1 6 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
1 6 (0.37%) Lorenzo
2 5 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.25%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (0.12%) Line 500
4 2 (0.12%) Magento
4 2 (0.12%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (0.12%) Sage 1000
4 2 (0.12%) Sage X3
4 2 (0.12%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.062%) BASE24
5 1 (0.062%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.062%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.062%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.062%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.062%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 68 (4.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (0.87%) GitHub
3 8 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (0.44%) Office 365
5 4 (0.25%) SaaS
6 1 (0.062%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.062%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 80 (5.00%) Firewall
2 29 (1.81%) SAN
3 20 (1.25%) Network Security
4 19 (1.19%) DNS
5 15 (0.94%) TCP/IP
6 14 (0.87%) Internet
7 10 (0.62%) DHCP
8 8 (0.50%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (0.50%) SSL
8 8 (0.50%) VPN
8 8 (0.50%) Wireless
9 7 (0.44%) Intranet
9 7 (0.44%) SSH
9 7 (0.44%) WAN
10 5 (0.31%) MPLS
10 5 (0.31%) NAS
10 5 (0.31%) PuTTY
11 4 (0.25%) HTTP
11 4 (0.25%) Skype
11 4 (0.25%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 661 (41.29%) SQL Server
2 353 (22.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 257 (16.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 218 (13.62%) Data Warehouse
5 179 (11.18%) SQL Server 2012
6 167 (10.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 125 (7.81%) SQL Server 2008
8 83 (5.18%) SQL Server 2014
9 77 (4.81%) NoSQL
10 72 (4.50%) MySQL
11 70 (4.37%) SQL Server 2005
12 64 (4.00%) Big Data
13 60 (3.75%) Relational Database
14 53 (3.31%) Hadoop
15 43 (2.69%) Oracle Database
15 43 (2.69%) SSDT
16 41 (2.56%) Data Mining
17 40 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
17 40 (2.50%) Power BI
18 36 (2.25%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 156 (9.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 124 (7.75%) Visual Studio
3 99 (6.18%) Selenium
4 95 (5.93%) JIRA
5 68 (4.25%) Git (software)
6 54 (3.37%) SoapUI
7 52 (3.25%) NUnit
8 42 (2.62%) Octopus Deploy
9 41 (2.56%) Subversion
10 40 (2.50%) Jenkins
11 35 (2.19%) WebDriver
12 34 (2.12%) Oracle APEX
13 33 (2.06%) MSTest
14 31 (1.94%) SpecFlow
15 27 (1.69%) Maven
15 27 (1.69%) Mercurial
16 25 (1.56%) Balsamiq Mockups
17 24 (1.50%) ReSharper
18 20 (1.25%) JUnit
19 19 (1.19%) Cucumber
General
1 255 (15.93%) Finance
2 49 (3.06%) Marketing
2 49 (3.06%) Retail
3 24 (1.50%) Legal
4 12 (0.75%) Games
5 11 (0.69%) Advertising
5 11 (0.69%) Manufacturing
6 9 (0.56%) Banking
6 9 (0.56%) Law
6 9 (0.56%) Local Government
7 8 (0.50%) Automotive
8 7 (0.44%) Back Office
9 4 (0.25%) Billing
9 4 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (0.25%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.19%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.12%) French Language
11 2 (0.12%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 671 (41.91%) Developer
2 401 (25.05%) Analyst
3 280 (17.49%) SQL Developer
4 188 (11.74%) C# Developer
5 187 (11.68%) .NET Developer
6 144 (8.99%) C# .NET Developer
7 132 (8.24%) Senior Developer
8 115 (7.18%) Applications Support
9 114 (7.12%) Test Analyst
10 111 (6.93%) DBA
11 106 (6.62%) SQL Analyst
12 102 (6.37%) Support Analyst
13 97 (6.06%) SQL Server Developer
14 96 (6.00%) SSIS Developer
15 90 (5.62%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 85 (5.31%) SQL DBA
17 81 (5.06%) Java Developer
18 75 (4.68%) Business Intelligence Developer
19 71 (4.43%) Applications Support Analyst
20 70 (4.37%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 539 (33.67%) .NET
2 257 (16.05%) HTML
3 235 (14.68%) ASP.NET
4 202 (12.62%) CSS
5 156 (9.74%) XML
6 145 (9.06%) .NET Framework
7 143 (8.93%) AngularJS
8 128 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 117 (7.31%) Web Services
10 98 (6.12%) Entity Framework
11 97 (6.06%) WCF
12 88 (5.50%) jQuery
12 88 (5.50%) SOAP
13 74 (4.62%) RESTful
14 52 (3.25%) ASP.NET Web API
15 43 (2.69%) Spring
16 39 (2.44%) XSLT
17 36 (2.25%) J2EE
18 31 (1.94%) WPF
19 30 (1.87%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 138 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
2 96 (6.00%) Management Information System
3 40 (2.50%) Visualisation
4 34 (2.12%) Computer Science
4 34 (2.12%) Data Structures
5 32 (2.00%) Algorithms
6 23 (1.44%) Client/Server
7 19 (1.19%) Data Integration
7 19 (1.19%) Replication
8 17 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
9 14 (0.87%) Mathematics
10 13 (0.81%) Cybercrime
10 13 (0.81%) User Experience
11 12 (0.75%) Cyberthreat
11 12 (0.75%) N-Tier
11 12 (0.75%) Security Operations Centre
12 9 (0.56%) iPad
12 9 (0.56%) Performance Metrics
13 8 (0.50%) Data Protection Act
13 8 (0.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 174 (10.87%) Windows
2 108 (6.75%) Unix
3 106 (6.62%) Linux
4 59 (3.69%) Windows Server
5 20 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (1.19%) Windows 7
7 18 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (0.75%) Android
9 8 (0.50%) Solaris
10 7 (0.44%) Windows 8
11 6 (0.37%) Apple iOS
11 6 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.12%) CentOS
12 2 (0.12%) Debian
12 2 (0.12%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.12%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.062%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.062%) SUSE
13 1 (0.062%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 649 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
2 247 (15.43%) Business Intelligence
3 241 (15.05%) Scrum
4 238 (14.87%) MVC
5 183 (11.43%) ETL
6 152 (9.49%) ITIL
6 152 (9.49%) Software Engineering
7 137 (8.56%) E-Commerce
8 124 (7.75%) Continuous Integration
9 121 (7.56%) OO
10 120 (7.50%) SDLC
11 104 (6.50%) TDD
12 94 (5.87%) High Availability
13 76 (4.75%) Automated Testing
14 75 (4.68%) Data Modelling
15 67 (4.18%) DevOps
15 67 (4.18%) Web Development
16 64 (4.00%) BDD
16 64 (4.00%) RUP
17 63 (3.94%) UML
Programming Languages
1 412 (25.73%) T-SQL
2 397 (24.80%) C#
3 260 (16.24%) Java
4 250 (15.62%) JavaScript
5 104 (6.50%) PL/SQL
6 80 (5.00%) VB.NET
7 57 (3.56%) PowerShell
8 50 (3.12%) VBA
9 47 (2.94%) Python
10 44 (2.75%) Bash Shell
11 43 (2.69%) Shell Script
11 43 (2.69%) VB
12 39 (2.44%) PHP
12 39 (2.44%) Ruby
13 31 (1.94%) C++
14 27 (1.69%) VB6
15 11 (0.69%) Perl
16 10 (0.62%) Objective-C
17 9 (0.56%) C
18 7 (0.44%) R
Qualifications
1 131 (8.18%) Degree
2 98 (6.12%) ISEB
3 84 (5.25%) ISTQB
4 52 (3.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 40 (2.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 40 (2.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 25 (1.56%) CCNA
6 25 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
7 20 (1.25%) CCIE
7 20 (1.25%) CCNP
8 18 (1.12%) Security Cleared
9 16 (1.00%) SC Cleared
10 15 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (0.44%) MCDST
12 6 (0.37%) BPSS Clearance
13 5 (0.31%) MCITP
13 5 (0.31%) Oracle Certification
14 4 (0.25%) MCP
14 4 (0.25%) MCSE
14 4 (0.25%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (5.81%) QA
2 68 (4.25%) Data Quality
3 38 (2.37%) SLA
4 7 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.25%) COBIT
5 4 (0.25%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.19%) HL7
6 3 (0.19%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.12%) Basel II
7 2 (0.12%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.062%) IAS 39
System Software
1 61 (3.81%) Active Directory
2 31 (1.94%) vSphere
3 28 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (1.56%) Xen
4 25 (1.56%) XenServer
5 20 (1.25%) Hyper-V
6 9 (0.56%) Terminal Server
7 7 (0.44%) XenApp
8 5 (0.31%) VMware ESX
9 4 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (0.19%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.12%) Postfix
11 2 (0.12%) SpamAssassin
11 2 (0.12%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.062%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.062%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 32 (2.00%) Puppet
2 27 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (1.56%) Cobbler
3 25 (1.56%) Tivoli
4 23 (1.44%) CA Wily
5 9 (0.56%) SCOM
6 8 (0.50%) SCCM
7 6 (0.37%) ArcSight ESM
8 5 (0.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 4 (0.25%) Cisco CUCM
9 4 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (0.25%) Hyperic
9 4 (0.25%) Nagios
10 2 (0.12%) CA Single Sign-On
10 2 (0.12%) Data Guard
10 2 (0.12%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 491 (30.67%) Microsoft
2 306 (19.11%) Oracle
3 54 (3.37%) Cisco
4 38 (2.37%) VMware
5 36 (2.25%) Tableau
6 34 (2.12%) Citrix
7 31 (1.94%) CA
8 25 (1.56%) EnterpriseDB
9 23 (1.44%) Nimsoft
10 21 (1.31%) HP
11 18 (1.12%) ArcSight
11 18 (1.12%) IBM
11 18 (1.12%) SAP
12 13 (0.81%) Cognos
13 11 (0.69%) Red Hat
13 11 (0.69%) Splunk
14 9 (0.56%) Civica
14 9 (0.56%) Netezza
15 8 (0.50%) Hortonworks
15 8 (0.50%) Palo Alto
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Posted: 2 hours ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonuses
Posted: 3 days ago
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CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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EMIS Group
Posted: 3 days ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £33500 - £35500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30000 - 40000
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Bright IT
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + bonus & 5 minutes from train station
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits, pension, flexi-time
Posted: 5 days ago
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EMIS Group
Posted: 3 days ago
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Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Starting salary to £24,000
Posted: 5 days ago
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Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Reward Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Bright IT
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum strong team ethos & city centre
Posted: 5 days ago
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Reed Technology
Salary: £26000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Starting salary £22,500K rising to £24K on completion of training (+5%
Posted: 5 days ago
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Search Consultancy
Salary: £37000 - £46000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Spring Technology
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Lockheed Martin
Posted: 4 days ago
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Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
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Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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