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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 748 734 809
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 19.76% 27.82% 29.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.83% 54.21% 52.13%
Number of salaries quoted 608 609 691
Average salary £37,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.44% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,650 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%
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
1632 1354 1552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 43.11% 51.33% 56.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1268 1094 1316
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 22 August 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Leeds

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 690 (43.07%) SQL Server
2 588 (36.70%) .NET
3 484 (30.21%) Microsoft
4 448 (27.97%) T-SQL
5 446 (27.84%) C#
6 416 (25.97%) Oracle
7 336 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
8 313 (19.54%) ASP.NET
9 303 (18.91%) Business Intelligence
10 277 (17.29%) Windows
11 275 (17.17%) Java
11 275 (17.17%) MS Excel
12 273 (17.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 272 (16.98%) JavaScript
14 266 (16.60%) HTML
15 258 (16.10%) Finance
16 254 (15.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 249 (15.54%) MVC
18 225 (14.04%) XML
19 202 (12.61%) CSS
20 191 (11.92%) SQL Server 2008
21 173 (10.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
22 163 (10.17%) jQuery
23 162 (10.11%) Scrum
24 158 (9.86%) Web Services
25 157 (9.80%) Spring
26 152 (9.49%) Tomcat
26 152 (9.49%) Data Warehouse
26 152 (9.49%) E-Commerce
27 143 (8.93%) .NET Framework

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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
1 152 (9.49%) Tomcat
2 103 (6.43%) WebLogic
3 73 (4.56%) IIS
4 68 (4.24%) SharePoint
5 48 (3.00%) Apache
6 38 (2.37%) SAS
7 26 (1.62%) WebSphere
8 24 (1.50%) MS Exchange
9 18 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
9 18 (1.12%) CMS
10 15 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
11 11 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
11 11 (0.69%) Node.js
11 11 (0.69%) Lync
12 10 (0.62%) WordPress
13 9 (0.56%) NServiceBus
14 8 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
14 8 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
15 7 (0.44%) Umbraco
15 7 (0.44%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 275 (17.17%) MS Excel
2 49 (3.06%) MS Office
3 19 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (0.75%) PowerPivot
5 7 (0.44%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.19%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.062%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.062%) SPSS
7 1 (0.062%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.56%) Magento
3 6 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.12%) SalesLogix
5 2 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.12%) Line 500
5 2 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.062%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.062%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.062%) SiteCatalyst
6 1 (0.062%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.062%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 9 (0.56%) Office 365
1 9 (0.56%) SaaS
1 9 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 53 (3.31%) SAN
2 28 (1.75%) Firewall
3 25 (1.56%) Internet
4 21 (1.31%) HTTP
5 20 (1.25%) NAS
6 19 (1.19%) Intranet
7 17 (1.06%) TCP/IP
8 14 (0.87%) LAN
8 14 (0.87%) WAN
9 9 (0.56%) DNS
10 8 (0.50%) HTTPS
11 7 (0.44%) DHCP
11 7 (0.44%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (0.44%) Cisco IOS
12 6 (0.37%) Unified Communications
13 5 (0.31%) iSCSI
14 4 (0.25%) Network Security
14 4 (0.25%) Wireshark
14 4 (0.25%) PBX
15 3 (0.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 690 (43.07%) SQL Server
2 273 (17.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 254 (15.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 191 (11.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 173 (10.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 152 (9.49%) Data Warehouse
7 143 (8.93%) SQL Server 2012
8 142 (8.86%) Relational Database
9 136 (8.49%) Oracle Database
10 108 (6.74%) SQL Server 2005
11 102 (6.37%) RDBMS
12 76 (4.74%) MySQL
13 44 (2.75%) Oracle Reports
14 43 (2.68%) Oracle Database 11g
15 40 (2.50%) Big Data
16 37 (2.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 27 (1.69%) Oracle Database 10g
18 18 (1.12%) QlikView
18 18 (1.12%) Oracle BI Publisher
19 17 (1.06%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 133 (8.30%) Maven
2 119 (7.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 118 (7.37%) Visual Studio
4 104 (6.49%) Hudson
5 96 (5.99%) Subversion
6 88 (5.49%) Selenium
7 69 (4.31%) Oracle APEX
8 52 (3.25%) Cucumber
9 50 (3.12%) JUnit
10 39 (2.43%) Oracle Forms
11 35 (2.18%) SpecFlow
12 32 (2.00%) JBehave
13 27 (1.69%) JMeter
14 20 (1.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 17 (1.06%) Ant
15 17 (1.06%) FitNesse
16 15 (0.94%) NUnit
16 15 (0.94%) QuickTest Pro
17 14 (0.87%) JIRA
17 14 (0.87%) Eclipse
General
1 258 (16.10%) Finance
2 48 (3.00%) Legal
3 46 (2.87%) Retail
4 44 (2.75%) Telecoms
5 35 (2.18%) Banking
6 23 (1.44%) Marketing
7 11 (0.69%) Law
8 10 (0.62%) Advertising
9 7 (0.44%) Financial Institution
9 7 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (0.37%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.31%) French Language
12 3 (0.19%) Front Office
12 3 (0.19%) Back Office
12 3 (0.19%) Local Government
13 2 (0.12%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.12%) Publishing
14 1 (0.062%) Billing
Job Titles
1 809 (50.50%) Developer
2 330 (20.60%) Analyst
3 215 (13.42%) .NET Developer
4 160 (9.99%) Java Developer
5 147 (9.18%) SQL Developer
6 120 (7.49%) DBA
7 115 (7.18%) Senior Developer
8 113 (7.05%) Software Developer
9 88 (5.49%) C# Developer
10 87 (5.43%) Support Analyst
11 77 (4.81%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 73 (4.56%) C# .NET Developer
13 71 (4.43%) Consultant
14 67 (4.18%) Administrator
15 66 (4.12%) SQL DBA
15 66 (4.12%) Test Analyst
16 63 (3.93%) Applications Support
17 58 (3.62%) Business Intelligence Developer
18 57 (3.56%) ASP.NET Developer
19 52 (3.25%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 588 (36.70%) .NET
2 313 (19.54%) ASP.NET
3 266 (16.60%) HTML
4 225 (14.04%) XML
5 202 (12.61%) CSS
6 163 (10.17%) jQuery
7 158 (9.86%) Web Services
8 157 (9.80%) Spring
9 143 (8.93%) .NET Framework
10 136 (8.49%) J2EE
11 127 (7.93%) ASP.NET MVC
12 115 (7.18%) WCF
13 87 (5.43%) Apache Flex
14 85 (5.31%) WinForms
15 81 (5.06%) BlazeDS
16 79 (4.93%) HTML5
17 74 (4.62%) Hibernate
18 70 (4.37%) SOAP
19 63 (3.93%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 57 (3.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 46 (2.87%) Enterprise Software
2 38 (2.37%) Management Information System
3 35 (2.18%) NHS
4 34 (2.12%) Mathematics
5 23 (1.44%) DTV
6 20 (1.25%) Tandem
7 19 (1.19%) Clustering
7 19 (1.19%) Statistics
8 17 (1.06%) Computer Science
9 15 (0.94%) Client/Server
10 13 (0.81%) Visualisation
11 12 (0.75%) Social Media
12 10 (0.62%) N-Tier
13 9 (0.56%) Replication
14 7 (0.44%) GIS
14 7 (0.44%) EPoS
14 7 (0.44%) EFTPOS
14 7 (0.44%) FlexPod
14 7 (0.44%) Open Source
14 7 (0.44%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 277 (17.29%) Windows
2 108 (6.74%) UNIX
3 96 (5.99%) Linux
4 34 (2.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (0.69%) Apple iOS
7 11 (0.69%) Android
8 8 (0.50%) CentOS
9 7 (0.44%) Windows 7
9 7 (0.44%) Windows 2000 Server
10 6 (0.37%) Windows 8
11 5 (0.31%) Windows XP
11 5 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.19%) Debian
12 3 (0.19%) AIX
13 1 (0.062%) Solaris
13 1 (0.062%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 336 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
2 303 (18.91%) Business Intelligence
3 249 (15.54%) MVC
4 162 (10.11%) Scrum
5 152 (9.49%) E-Commerce
6 138 (8.61%) TDD
7 114 (7.12%) ITIL
8 113 (7.05%) OO
9 103 (6.43%) Continuous Integration
9 103 (6.43%) Unit Testing
10 100 (6.24%) ETL
11 80 (4.99%) Software Engineering
12 73 (4.56%) BDD
13 70 (4.37%) Project Management
14 68 (4.24%) Test Scripting
14 68 (4.24%) Web Development
15 66 (4.12%) Performance Tuning
16 64 (4.00%) OOP
17 61 (3.81%) Migration
18 60 (3.75%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 448 (27.97%) T-SQL
2 446 (27.84%) C#
3 275 (17.17%) Java
4 272 (16.98%) JavaScript
5 136 (8.49%) PL/SQL
6 114 (7.12%) VB.NET
7 77 (4.81%) VB
8 55 (3.43%) PHP
9 52 (3.25%) VBA
10 28 (1.75%) VB6
11 25 (1.56%) Perl
11 25 (1.56%) Shell Script
12 20 (1.25%) C
13 16 (1.00%) Python
14 15 (0.94%) C++
14 15 (0.94%) PowerShell
15 14 (0.87%) Ruby
16 13 (0.81%) VBScript
16 13 (0.81%) Bash Shell
16 13 (0.81%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 130 (8.11%) Degree
2 40 (2.50%) ISEB
3 31 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (1.37%) MCSE
5 17 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
6 14 (0.87%) Oracle Certification
7 13 (0.81%) OCP
7 13 (0.81%) Security Cleared
8 12 (0.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 11 (0.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 10 (0.62%) ISTQB
11 8 (0.50%) MCP
11 8 (0.50%) CCNA
11 8 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (0.44%) VCAP
12 7 (0.44%) VTSP
12 7 (0.44%) NCDA
12 7 (0.44%) NCIE
12 7 (0.44%) VCDX
13 5 (0.31%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (5.62%) SLA
1 90 (5.62%) QA
2 9 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (0.50%) HL7
4 4 (0.25%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.19%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.12%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.062%) TickIT
7 1 (0.062%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 56 (3.50%) Active Directory
2 40 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (1.56%) Hyper-V
4 23 (1.44%) vSphere
5 19 (1.19%) VMware ESX
6 7 (0.44%) NFS
7 5 (0.31%) Oracle RMAN
7 5 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (0.25%) XenApp
8 4 (0.25%) XenServer
9 2 (0.12%) Xen
9 2 (0.12%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (0.12%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.12%) Snort
10 1 (0.062%) Nmap
10 1 (0.062%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.062%) SpamAssassin
10 1 (0.062%) Varnish
10 1 (0.062%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.062%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 27 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (0.69%) Foglight
3 10 (0.62%) Puppet
4 8 (0.50%) SCCM
5 7 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (0.44%) Opsview
6 6 (0.37%) Backup Exec
7 5 (0.31%) Nagios
7 5 (0.31%) Data Guard
8 4 (0.25%) SCOM
8 4 (0.25%) NetBackup
9 3 (0.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 3 (0.19%) Hyperic
10 2 (0.12%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.062%) Nessus
11 1 (0.062%) OpenView
11 1 (0.062%) Unicenter
11 1 (0.062%) Cobbler
11 1 (0.062%) Oracle Identity Management
11 1 (0.062%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 484 (30.21%) Microsoft
2 416 (25.97%) Oracle
3 73 (4.56%) VMware
4 49 (3.06%) HP
5 42 (2.62%) Cisco
6 41 (2.56%) JBoss
7 37 (2.31%) Citrix
8 35 (2.18%) NetApp
9 31 (1.94%) IBM
10 18 (1.12%) Business Objects
11 15 (0.94%) SAP
11 15 (0.94%) Cognos
11 15 (0.94%) Splunk
12 12 (0.75%) Tableau
13 8 (0.50%) Sencha
14 7 (0.44%) Adobe
14 7 (0.44%) CommVault
14 7 (0.44%) Remedy
14 7 (0.44%) Zend
15 6 (0.37%) SolarWinds
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £33,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £24000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health, Flexi-time
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum + 20% bonus + much more
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum (DOE) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago