The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 7 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 936 823 800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 19.76% 16.82% 22.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 62.40% 53.58% 63.24%
Number of salaries quoted 811 682 691
Average salary £40,000 £35,831 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.63% +10.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
SQL Server
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1500 1536 1265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 31.67% 31.40% 35.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1229 1210 1061
Average salary £43,798 £39,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.88% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

SQL Server
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

SQL Server
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +2 640 £40,000 +6.66% 68
Bradford +2 158 £40,000 +14.28% 13
Huddersfield -3 32 £33,375 -4.64% 1
Wakefield +3 23 £32,500 - 3
Halifax +19 16 £39,500 -4.24% 3
Keighley - 10 £35,000 - 2
Castleford +1 9 £35,000 +34.61%
Brighouse 0 5 £27,500 +22.22%
Pudsey - 5 £35,000 - 1
Bingley - 2 £22,500 -
Otley +7 1 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Wetherby -6 1 £35,500 +57.77% 1
Ossett - 1 £32,500 -
SQL Server
Yorkshire

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing SQL Server 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 Server.

1 1030 (57.32%) .NET
2 917 (51.03%) SQL
3 898 (49.97%) C#
4 697 (38.79%) ASP.NET
5 601 (33.44%) Microsoft
6 563 (31.33%) Agile Software Development
7 531 (29.55%) MVC
8 453 (25.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 442 (24.60%) JavaScript
10 437 (24.32%) T-SQL
11 399 (22.20%) HTML
12 379 (21.09%) ASP.NET MVC
13 368 (20.48%) Windows
14 333 (18.53%) MS Excel
15 326 (18.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 306 (17.03%) CSS
17 278 (15.47%) Business Intelligence
18 271 (15.08%) Visual Studio
19 265 (14.75%) SQL Server 2008
20 255 (14.19%) Finance
21 252 (14.02%) Oracle
21 252 (14.02%) .NET Framework
22 234 (13.02%) Data Warehouse
23 231 (12.85%) Scrum
24 230 (12.80%) SQL Server 2012
25 213 (11.85%) TDD
26 193 (10.74%) Degree
26 193 (10.74%) WCF
27 186 (10.35%) Mentoring
28 181 (10.07%) XML

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing SQL Server 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 Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 125 (6.96%) SharePoint
2 119 (6.62%) IIS
3 96 (5.34%) MS Exchange
4 78 (4.34%) CMS
5 37 (2.06%) Lync
5 37 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2010
6 30 (1.67%) Apache
7 23 (1.28%) Umbraco
8 22 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2007
9 21 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2013
10 19 (1.06%) Node.js
10 19 (1.06%) JBoss
10 19 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
11 16 (0.89%) SAS
12 12 (0.67%) Tomcat
12 12 (0.67%) WebSphere
13 11 (0.61%) WordPress
13 11 (0.61%) OpenStack
14 10 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
14 10 (0.56%) Drupal
Applications
1 333 (18.53%) MS Excel
2 66 (3.67%) MS Office
3 30 (1.67%) PowerPivot
4 11 (0.61%) Photoshop
5 10 (0.56%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.39%) SPSS
7 4 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (0.17%) FastStats
9 2 (0.11%) MS Project
9 2 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.056%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.056%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 57 (3.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (1.50%) Dynamics AX
3 13 (0.72%) Infor CRM
3 13 (0.72%) Tesseract
4 5 (0.28%) Unica
5 3 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.17%) Adobe Campaign
6 2 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.11%) SAP BPC
6 2 (0.11%) Scribe Insight
6 2 (0.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.11%) Line 500
7 1 (0.056%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.056%) Magento
7 1 (0.056%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.056%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 61 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 38 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (1.06%) Office 365
4 15 (0.83%) SaaS
5 1 (0.056%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.056%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 87 (4.84%) SAN
2 67 (3.73%) WAN
3 66 (3.67%) LAN
4 51 (2.84%) Firewall
5 42 (2.34%) DNS
6 38 (2.11%) NAS
7 33 (1.84%) Internet
8 32 (1.78%) VPN
9 27 (1.50%) TCP/IP
10 25 (1.39%) Unified Communications
11 20 (1.11%) DHCP
12 16 (0.89%) Intranet
12 16 (0.89%) VoIP
13 12 (0.67%) HTTP
13 12 (0.67%) Network Security
14 10 (0.56%) FTP
14 10 (0.56%) Cisco ASA
15 9 (0.50%) Telepresence
16 8 (0.45%) SSL
17 7 (0.39%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 453 (25.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 326 (18.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 265 (14.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 234 (13.02%) Data Warehouse
5 230 (12.80%) SQL Server 2012
6 171 (9.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 140 (7.79%) SQL Server 2005
8 110 (6.12%) Relational Database
9 90 (5.01%) MySQL
10 58 (3.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 38 (2.11%) OLAP
12 37 (2.06%) RDBMS
13 32 (1.78%) Oracle Database
14 30 (1.67%) QlikView
15 29 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
16 28 (1.56%) Data Mining
17 20 (1.11%) SQL Server 2000
17 20 (1.11%) NoSQL
18 19 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
18 19 (1.06%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 271 (15.08%) Visual Studio
2 175 (9.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 57 (3.17%) NUnit
4 46 (2.56%) MSTest
4 46 (2.56%) Git (software)
5 39 (2.17%) Subversion
6 38 (2.11%) Moq
7 28 (1.56%) Rhino Mocks
8 20 (1.11%) JUnit
9 14 (0.78%) Selenium
10 11 (0.61%) Mercurial
11 10 (0.56%) Maven
11 10 (0.56%) SoapUI
12 8 (0.45%) Toad
13 7 (0.39%) Octopus Deploy
13 7 (0.39%) PowerBuilder
14 6 (0.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 6 (0.33%) Jenkins
14 6 (0.33%) Visual Studio Team System
15 5 (0.28%) HP UFT
General
1 255 (14.19%) Finance
2 61 (3.39%) Retail
3 53 (2.95%) Marketing
4 42 (2.34%) Manufacturing
5 33 (1.84%) Pharmaceutical
6 32 (1.78%) Telecoms
7 29 (1.61%) Back Office
8 27 (1.50%) Legal
9 16 (0.89%) Games
10 10 (0.56%) Law
11 8 (0.45%) Banking
12 6 (0.33%) Publishing
13 5 (0.28%) Advertising
14 4 (0.22%) Local Government
15 3 (0.17%) Electronics
16 2 (0.11%) Front Office
17 1 (0.056%) Automotive
17 1 (0.056%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 998 (55.54%) Developer
2 461 (25.65%) .NET Developer
3 239 (13.30%) Analyst
4 230 (12.80%) Senior Developer
5 136 (7.57%) DBA
6 122 (6.79%) Software Developer
7 121 (6.73%) C# Developer
8 109 (6.07%) SQL DBA
9 106 (5.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 94 (5.23%) C# .NET Developer
11 89 (4.95%) Administrator
12 83 (4.62%) Software Engineer
13 82 (4.56%) SQL Developer
14 75 (4.17%) Senior .NET Developer
15 65 (3.62%) Junior
16 58 (3.23%) Architect
17 56 (3.12%) Lead Developer
18 54 (3.01%) Junior Developer
19 52 (2.89%) Test Analyst
19 52 (2.89%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1030 (57.32%) .NET
2 697 (38.79%) ASP.NET
3 399 (22.20%) HTML
4 379 (21.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 306 (17.03%) CSS
6 252 (14.02%) .NET Framework
7 193 (10.74%) WCF
8 181 (10.07%) XML
9 172 (9.57%) jQuery
10 166 (9.24%) WinForms
11 158 (8.79%) Entity Framework
12 145 (8.07%) Web Services
13 140 (7.79%) AngularJS
14 101 (5.62%) HTML5
15 96 (5.34%) WPF
16 74 (4.12%) KnockoutJS
17 71 (3.95%) LINQ
17 71 (3.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 61 (3.39%) ASP.NET Web API
19 54 (3.01%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 82 (4.56%) Analytical Skills
2 59 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
3 56 (3.12%) Clustering
4 55 (3.06%) Management Information System
4 55 (3.06%) Computer Science
5 51 (2.84%) Replication
6 41 (2.28%) Visualisation
6 41 (2.28%) Data Integration
7 33 (1.84%) Client/Server
8 32 (1.78%) N-Tier
9 31 (1.73%) Inversion of Control
10 27 (1.50%) Data Centre
11 25 (1.39%) Mobile App
12 24 (1.34%) GIS
13 22 (1.22%) NHS
14 18 (1.00%) Mathematics
15 16 (0.89%) Informatics
16 15 (0.83%) User Experience
16 15 (0.83%) Tandem
17 14 (0.78%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 368 (20.48%) Windows
2 104 (5.79%) Linux
3 73 (4.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 67 (3.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 64 (3.56%) Android
6 60 (3.34%) UNIX
7 54 (3.01%) Apple iOS
8 31 (1.73%) Windows 7
8 31 (1.73%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (0.78%) Solaris
10 13 (0.72%) Windows 8
10 13 (0.72%) AIX
11 12 (0.67%) HPUX
12 11 (0.61%) Windows XP
13 9 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 8 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
15 4 (0.22%) Windows CE
15 4 (0.22%) Mac OS
16 3 (0.17%) Ubuntu
17 2 (0.11%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 563 (31.33%) Agile Software Development
2 531 (29.55%) MVC
3 278 (15.47%) Business Intelligence
4 231 (12.85%) Scrum
5 213 (11.85%) TDD
6 186 (10.35%) Mentoring
7 147 (8.18%) Software Engineering
8 137 (7.62%) ITIL
9 135 (7.51%) ETL
10 125 (6.96%) SDLC
11 116 (6.46%) Migration
12 114 (6.34%) OO
13 110 (6.12%) SOA
14 107 (5.95%) Unit Testing
15 105 (5.84%) CRM
16 99 (5.51%) Continuous Integration
17 93 (5.18%) Performance Tuning
18 92 (5.12%) OOP
19 84 (4.67%) Coaching
20 76 (4.23%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 917 (51.03%) SQL
2 898 (49.97%) C#
3 442 (24.60%) JavaScript
4 437 (24.32%) T-SQL
5 168 (9.35%) VB.NET
6 127 (7.07%) Java
7 93 (5.18%) VB
8 59 (3.28%) PowerShell
9 50 (2.78%) C++
10 47 (2.62%) VB6
11 28 (1.56%) PHP
12 20 (1.11%) PL/SQL
12 20 (1.11%) Python
13 19 (1.06%) VBA
14 16 (0.89%) VBScript
15 15 (0.83%) X++
16 9 (0.50%) C
17 6 (0.33%) Shell Script
17 6 (0.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
18 5 (0.28%) XPath
Qualifications
1 193 (10.74%) Degree
2 72 (4.01%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (1.56%) ISEB
4 23 (1.28%) ISTQB
5 14 (0.78%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 14 (0.78%) Security Cleared
6 13 (0.72%) MCDBA
6 13 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (0.67%) MCSE
8 10 (0.56%) CCNA
9 9 (0.50%) SAS Certification
9 9 (0.50%) MCP
9 9 (0.50%) MCSA
10 8 (0.45%) MCTS
11 7 (0.39%) SC Cleared
11 7 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (0.28%) MCITP
12 5 (0.28%) HND
12 5 (0.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (0.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (2.56%) SLA
2 45 (2.50%) Data Quality
3 41 (2.28%) QA
4 15 (0.83%) SNOMED CT
5 10 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.33%) HL7
7 1 (0.056%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 118 (6.57%) Active Directory
2 79 (4.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (2.00%) vSphere
4 27 (1.50%) XenApp
5 26 (1.45%) Hyper-V
6 17 (0.95%) VMware ESX
7 16 (0.89%) XenServer
8 13 (0.72%) Terminal Services
9 11 (0.61%) Xen
9 11 (0.61%) KVM
10 10 (0.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 6 (0.33%) ISA Server
11 6 (0.33%) UAG
11 6 (0.33%) XenDesktop
12 3 (0.17%) VMware Server
13 2 (0.11%) NFS
14 1 (0.056%) Oracle RAC
14 1 (0.056%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 1 (0.056%) GPFS
14 1 (0.056%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 26 (1.45%) SCCM
2 20 (1.11%) SCOM
3 10 (0.56%) Norton AntiVirus
4 9 (0.50%) Backup Exec
5 5 (0.28%) Opsview
5 5 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (0.17%) WSUS
6 3 (0.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 3 (0.17%) XenMobile
7 2 (0.11%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.056%) EMC VPLEX
8 1 (0.056%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.056%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.056%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.056%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.056%) vMotion
8 1 (0.056%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.056%) logstash
8 1 (0.056%) Graylog
8 1 (0.056%) Puppet
Vendors
1 601 (33.44%) Microsoft
2 252 (14.02%) Oracle
3 113 (6.29%) VMware
4 64 (3.56%) Cisco
5 55 (3.06%) Citrix
6 45 (2.50%) Xamarin
7 43 (2.39%) Sitecore
8 38 (2.11%) NetApp
9 31 (1.73%) Tableau
10 27 (1.50%) IBM
11 25 (1.39%) HP
11 25 (1.39%) Apple
12 23 (1.28%) Google
12 23 (1.28%) CheckPoint
13 19 (1.06%) Facebook
14 18 (1.00%) SAP
15 17 (0.95%) Sage
15 17 (0.95%) CommVault
15 17 (0.95%) Dell Compellent
16 13 (0.72%) Symantec
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
iSource IT
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Ilkley, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Flexitime, 25 days
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Cordant Group PLC
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago