The first table below looks at the demand for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Wakefield region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 7 17
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +10
Permanent jobs citing SQL 49 25 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 25.39% 22.52% 17.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 67.12% 33.78% 27.63%
Number of salaries quoted 37 25 21
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £25,400 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,000 £37,300
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.47% +1.38%
Programming Languages Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
73 74 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 37.82% 66.67% 61.79%
Number of salaries quoted 58 73 63
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,150 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL
West Yorkshire

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Wakefield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

SQL
Salary Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Wakefield region.

SQL Salary Trend in Wakefield

SQL
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Wakefield region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Wakefield

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 55 (72.37%) .NET
2 47 (61.84%) SQL Server
3 35 (46.05%) Microsoft
4 25 (32.89%) C#
4 25 (32.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 23 (30.26%) VB.NET
5 23 (30.26%) T-SQL
6 22 (28.95%) .NET Framework
6 22 (28.95%) SQL Server 2008
7 20 (26.32%) HTML
7 20 (26.32%) CSS
8 18 (23.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 17 (22.37%) HTML5
10 16 (21.05%) CSS3
10 16 (21.05%) WinForms
11 15 (19.74%) TDD
11 15 (19.74%) Scrum
11 15 (19.74%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (19.74%) SharePoint
11 15 (19.74%) WPF
11 15 (19.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 14 (18.42%) Release Management
12 14 (18.42%) Finance
13 13 (17.11%) Windows
13 13 (17.11%) Crystal Reports
13 13 (17.11%) Team Foundation Server
14 12 (15.79%) Degree
14 12 (15.79%) ASP.NET
15 11 (14.47%) Manufacturing
15 11 (14.47%) MQSeries

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 15 (19.74%) SharePoint
2 11 (14.47%) WebSphere
2 11 (14.47%) MQSeries
3 7 (9.21%) MS Exchange
3 7 (9.21%) IIS
4 2 (2.63%) WordPress
5 1 (1.32%) Lync
5 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.32%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.32%) Apache
5 1 (1.32%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.58%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (3.95%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.32%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.21%) DHCP
1 7 (9.21%) DNS
2 6 (7.89%) VPN
3 2 (2.63%) WAN
3 2 (2.63%) Internet
4 1 (1.32%) Firewall
4 1 (1.32%) Wireless
4 1 (1.32%) IPsec
4 1 (1.32%) SSH
4 1 (1.32%) NAS
4 1 (1.32%) LAN
4 1 (1.32%) SAN
4 1 (1.32%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (61.84%) SQL Server
2 25 (32.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (28.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (23.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (19.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 13 (17.11%) Crystal Reports
7 11 (14.47%) RDBMS
7 11 (14.47%) Relational Database
8 10 (13.16%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (11.84%) BusinessObjects
10 7 (9.21%) MS Access
10 7 (9.21%) MySQL
11 5 (6.58%) SAP Data Services
11 5 (6.58%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (5.26%) OLAP
13 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
14 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
14 1 (1.32%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 13 (17.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.26%) MSTest
2 4 (5.26%) Rhino Mocks
2 4 (5.26%) Moq
2 4 (5.26%) SpecFlow
2 4 (5.26%) NUnit
3 3 (3.95%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.95%) Xcode
4 1 (1.32%) Subversion
General
1 14 (18.42%) Finance
2 11 (14.47%) Manufacturing
3 9 (11.84%) Publishing
4 8 (10.53%) Retail
5 3 (3.95%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.32%) Billing
6 1 (1.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 51 (67.11%) Developer
2 15 (19.74%) SQL Developer
3 12 (15.79%) .NET Developer
4 9 (11.84%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 8 (10.53%) C# Developer
5 8 (10.53%) Analyst
6 6 (7.89%) Business Developer
6 6 (7.89%) VB.NET Developer
6 6 (7.89%) Business Objects Developer
7 5 (6.58%) SAP Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Software Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Systems Support
7 5 (6.58%) Dynamics AX Developer
8 4 (5.26%) Report Developer
8 4 (5.26%) Report Writer
8 4 (5.26%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) Systems Support Engineer
9 3 (3.95%) Applications Support Analyst
9 3 (3.95%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (72.37%) .NET
2 22 (28.95%) .NET Framework
3 20 (26.32%) HTML
3 20 (26.32%) CSS
4 17 (22.37%) HTML5
5 16 (21.05%) CSS3
5 16 (21.05%) WinForms
6 15 (19.74%) WPF
7 12 (15.79%) ASP.NET
8 8 (10.53%) jQuery
9 6 (7.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (6.58%) Web Services
11 4 (5.26%) WCF
11 4 (5.26%) Spring.NET
11 4 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (5.26%) Castle Windsor
11 4 (5.26%) Ninject
11 4 (5.26%) Razor View Engine
11 4 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 4 (5.26%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.58%) FMCG
2 4 (5.26%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (5.26%) iPad
3 3 (3.95%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.95%) Replication
4 2 (2.63%) Clustering
4 2 (2.63%) Open Source
5 1 (1.32%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.32%) Social Media
5 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.32%) Blog
5 1 (1.32%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.32%) Celerra
5 1 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.32%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.11%) Windows
2 7 (9.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.95%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.63%) Linux
4 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.32%) Debian
5 1 (1.32%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.32%) Android
5 1 (1.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (19.74%) Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.74%) Scrum
1 15 (19.74%) TDD
2 14 (18.42%) Release Management
3 11 (14.47%) MVVM
4 10 (13.16%) Change Control
5 9 (11.84%) ERP
6 8 (10.53%) ETL
7 7 (9.21%) MVC
7 7 (9.21%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (7.89%) Migration
9 5 (6.58%) Software Architecture
9 5 (6.58%) Integration Testing
9 5 (6.58%) Project Management
9 5 (6.58%) Service Delivery
10 4 (5.26%) EAM
10 4 (5.26%) Asset Management
10 4 (5.26%) CRM
10 4 (5.26%) E-Commerce
10 4 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 25 (32.89%) C#
2 23 (30.26%) T-SQL
2 23 (30.26%) VB.NET
3 10 (13.16%) VB
4 9 (11.84%) JavaScript
5 8 (10.53%) VBA
6 7 (9.21%) VB6
6 7 (9.21%) Java
7 6 (7.89%) C++
7 6 (7.89%) PowerShell
8 5 (6.58%) RPG
8 5 (6.58%) X++
9 4 (5.26%) PHP
10 3 (3.95%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.32%) PHP5
11 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.32%) VBScript
11 1 (1.32%) Perl
11 1 (1.32%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (15.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.89%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.58%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.32%) Terminal Server
2 1 (1.32%) Xen
2 1 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.32%) Postfix
2 1 (1.32%) vSphere
2 1 (1.32%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 2 (2.63%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 35 (46.05%) Microsoft
2 11 (14.47%) IBM
3 9 (11.84%) Business Objects
3 9 (11.84%) SAP
4 7 (9.21%) Oracle
4 7 (9.21%) Citrix
5 3 (3.95%) Apple
6 2 (2.63%) Sage
6 2 (2.63%) EMC
7 1 (1.32%) Symantec
7 1 (1.32%) Percussion
7 1 (1.32%) VMware
7 1 (1.32%) Zend
7 1 (1.32%) WatchGuard
7 1 (1.32%) EPiServer
7 1 (1.32%) ProCurve
7 1 (1.32%) Ektron
7 1 (1.32%) Avaya
7 1 (1.32%) HP
7 1 (1.32%) Cisco
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + pension, healthcare, training
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + competitive benefits
Posted: 17 days ago