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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 847 878 958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 16.68% 23.29% 25.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 55.87% 65.62% 66.95%
Number of salaries quoted 727 769 856
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
1516 1338 1431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 29.85% 35.49% 37.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1203 1151 1266
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 2014. 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 -5 557 £40,000 +23.07% 97
Bradford +1 129 £35,000 - 21
Wakefield -2 52 £30,000 -14.28% 8
Huddersfield +2 36 £38,000 +1.33% 6
Wetherby -3 8 £26,375 -2.31% 3
Pontefract 0 6 £28,000 -26.31%
Otley -1 6 £37,500 -3.84%
Ilkley -2 6 - - 1
Castleford +2 5 £26,000 +4.00%
Halifax -17 5 £39,500 +21.53% 6
Cleckheaton - 2 £38,250 -
SQL Server
Yorkshire

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 1020 (57.21%) .NET
2 879 (49.30%) SQL
3 824 (46.21%) C#
4 674 (37.80%) Microsoft
5 650 (36.46%) ASP.NET
6 504 (28.27%) MVC
7 470 (26.36%) HTML
8 466 (26.14%) JavaScript
9 462 (25.91%) Agile Software Development
10 450 (25.24%) T-SQL
11 400 (22.43%) CSS
12 398 (22.32%) Windows
13 386 (21.65%) SQL Server 2008
14 368 (20.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 361 (20.25%) .NET Framework
16 359 (20.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 341 (19.13%) MS Excel
18 298 (16.71%) ASP.NET MVC
19 275 (15.42%) Finance
20 260 (14.58%) WCF
21 250 (14.02%) jQuery
22 244 (13.68%) Business Intelligence
23 243 (13.63%) Oracle
24 218 (12.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
25 214 (12.00%) XML
26 210 (11.78%) SQL Server 2005
27 196 (10.99%) SQL Server 2012
28 195 (10.94%) Scrum
29 191 (10.71%) VB.NET
30 183 (10.26%) Visual Studio

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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
1 139 (7.80%) SharePoint
2 116 (6.51%) MS Exchange
3 109 (6.11%) IIS
4 50 (2.80%) CMS
5 49 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2010
6 46 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2007
7 37 (2.08%) WebSphere
8 33 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
9 29 (1.63%) SharePoint 2010
9 29 (1.63%) Office Communications Server
10 28 (1.57%) Apache
11 22 (1.23%) Tomcat
12 21 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
13 16 (0.90%) Lync
14 15 (0.84%) MQSeries
14 15 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2003
14 15 (0.84%) WordPress
14 15 (0.84%) NServiceBus
15 13 (0.73%) SAS
16 10 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 341 (19.13%) MS Excel
2 85 (4.77%) MS Office
3 14 (0.79%) PowerPivot
4 12 (0.67%) Photoshop
5 7 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.17%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.11%) PrintSoft PReS
9 1 (0.056%) MS Project
9 1 (0.056%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.056%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.056%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.056%) InDesign
9 1 (0.056%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 24 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.79%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (0.45%) Oracle BPM
4 6 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
5 5 (0.28%) CODA-Financials
5 5 (0.28%) Agresso
6 3 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.11%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.11%) Line 500
7 2 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 17 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (0.50%) Office 365
3 7 (0.39%) SaaS
4 2 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.056%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.056%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.056%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.056%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.056%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 104 (5.83%) SAN
2 48 (2.69%) Firewall
3 39 (2.19%) NAS
4 35 (1.96%) Internet
5 33 (1.85%) DNS
6 28 (1.57%) LAN
7 24 (1.35%) WAN
7 24 (1.35%) Intranet
8 23 (1.29%) Cisco Nexus
9 22 (1.23%) WAAS
10 19 (1.07%) DHCP
11 17 (0.95%) VPN
12 15 (0.84%) TCP/IP
13 14 (0.79%) FTP
14 12 (0.67%) HTTP
15 10 (0.56%) HTTPS
16 5 (0.28%) SSL
17 4 (0.22%) Junos
17 4 (0.22%) Cisco IOS
17 4 (0.22%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 386 (21.65%) SQL Server 2008
2 368 (20.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 359 (20.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 218 (12.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 210 (11.78%) SQL Server 2005
6 196 (10.99%) SQL Server 2012
7 170 (9.53%) Data Warehouse
8 119 (6.67%) Relational Database
9 103 (5.78%) MySQL
10 70 (3.93%) Oracle Database
11 60 (3.37%) RDBMS
12 58 (3.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 34 (1.91%) PostgreSQL
14 29 (1.63%) Informix
14 29 (1.63%) OLAP
15 26 (1.46%) Riak
15 26 (1.46%) MS Access
16 23 (1.29%) Oracle Database 11g
17 21 (1.18%) SQL Server 2000
18 20 (1.12%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 183 (10.26%) Visual Studio
2 178 (9.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 44 (2.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 42 (2.36%) NUnit
5 37 (2.08%) MSTest
6 33 (1.85%) SpecFlow
7 30 (1.68%) Moq
8 29 (1.63%) Subversion
9 27 (1.51%) Rhino Mocks
10 21 (1.18%) Selenium
11 20 (1.12%) ReSharper
12 18 (1.01%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 14 (0.79%) Eclipse
14 13 (0.73%) Xcode
15 12 (0.67%) Octopus Deploy
16 10 (0.56%) Git (software)
16 10 (0.56%) JUnit
17 9 (0.50%) QuickTest Pro
17 9 (0.50%) FitNesse
17 9 (0.50%) Jenkins
General
1 275 (15.42%) Finance
2 74 (4.15%) Retail
3 52 (2.92%) Legal
4 46 (2.58%) Marketing
5 26 (1.46%) Banking
6 17 (0.95%) Telecoms
7 15 (0.84%) Law
8 14 (0.79%) Publishing
8 14 (0.79%) Manufacturing
9 8 (0.45%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.28%) Advertising
10 5 (0.28%) French Language
11 3 (0.17%) Back Office
11 3 (0.17%) Electronics
12 2 (0.11%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.11%) Automotive
12 2 (0.11%) Front Office
12 2 (0.11%) Games
13 1 (0.056%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.056%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1046 (58.67%) Developer
2 442 (24.79%) .NET Developer
3 219 (12.28%) Analyst
4 201 (11.27%) C# Developer
5 193 (10.82%) Software Developer
6 168 (9.42%) C# .NET Developer
7 143 (8.02%) SQL Developer
7 143 (8.02%) DBA
8 126 (7.07%) Senior Developer
9 96 (5.38%) Web Developer
10 93 (5.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 91 (5.10%) ASP.NET Developer
12 74 (4.15%) Support Analyst
13 71 (3.98%) Administrator
14 68 (3.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 67 (3.76%) Architect
16 61 (3.42%) Junior
17 59 (3.31%) .NET Software Developer
18 56 (3.14%) Junior Developer
19 53 (2.97%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1020 (57.21%) .NET
2 650 (36.46%) ASP.NET
3 470 (26.36%) HTML
4 400 (22.43%) CSS
5 361 (20.25%) .NET Framework
6 298 (16.71%) ASP.NET MVC
7 260 (14.58%) WCF
8 250 (14.02%) jQuery
9 214 (12.00%) XML
10 156 (8.75%) WinForms
11 153 (8.58%) WPF
12 150 (8.41%) Web Services
13 136 (7.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 110 (6.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 100 (5.61%) HTML5
16 79 (4.43%) Ajax
17 66 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 54 (3.03%) JSON
19 52 (2.92%) XHTML
20 46 (2.58%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 124 (6.95%) Analytical Skills
2 59 (3.31%) N-Tier
3 57 (3.20%) Clustering
4 50 (2.80%) Enterprise Software
5 32 (1.79%) Management Information System
6 31 (1.74%) NHS
6 31 (1.74%) Inversion of Control
7 30 (1.68%) Mobile App
7 30 (1.68%) Replication
8 29 (1.63%) Tandem
8 29 (1.63%) iPad
9 21 (1.18%) Computer Science
10 18 (1.01%) User Experience
10 18 (1.01%) GIS
11 17 (0.95%) Statistics
11 17 (0.95%) Mathematics
12 15 (0.84%) iPhone
13 14 (0.79%) Blackberry
13 14 (0.79%) DTV
14 12 (0.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 398 (22.32%) Windows
2 89 (4.99%) UNIX
3 86 (4.82%) Linux
4 82 (4.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 58 (3.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 43 (2.41%) Android
7 37 (2.08%) Apple iOS
8 26 (1.46%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (1.01%) Windows 7
10 15 (0.84%) Windows XP
11 6 (0.34%) Windows 8
12 4 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.22%) Debian
13 3 (0.17%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.11%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.11%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.11%) CentOS
14 2 (0.11%) SUSE
15 1 (0.056%) AIX
15 1 (0.056%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 504 (28.27%) MVC
2 462 (25.91%) Agile Software Development
3 244 (13.68%) Business Intelligence
4 195 (10.94%) Scrum
5 171 (9.59%) OO
6 149 (8.36%) TDD
7 139 (7.80%) ETL
8 138 (7.74%) ITIL
9 115 (6.45%) Unit Testing
10 111 (6.23%) Performance Tuning
11 103 (5.78%) Software Engineering
12 100 (5.61%) Continuous Integration
13 84 (4.71%) Web Development
14 82 (4.60%) Mentoring
15 76 (4.26%) MVVM
16 72 (4.04%) E-Commerce
17 65 (3.65%) Data Management
18 63 (3.53%) OOP
19 61 (3.42%) Project Management
20 60 (3.37%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 879 (49.30%) SQL
2 824 (46.21%) C#
3 466 (26.14%) JavaScript
4 450 (25.24%) T-SQL
5 191 (10.71%) VB.NET
6 120 (6.73%) Java
7 93 (5.22%) VBA
8 86 (4.82%) VB
9 45 (2.52%) PowerShell
10 42 (2.36%) PHP
11 29 (1.63%) VB6
12 27 (1.51%) C++
13 25 (1.40%) Shell Script
14 23 (1.29%) VBScript
15 18 (1.01%) PL/SQL
16 14 (0.79%) Objective-C
17 13 (0.73%) C
18 10 (0.56%) Python
19 6 (0.34%) Perl
20 5 (0.28%) RPG
Qualifications
1 167 (9.37%) Degree
2 79 (4.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 56 (3.14%) MCSE
4 44 (2.47%) MCITP
5 31 (1.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 29 (1.63%) MCP
7 28 (1.57%) CCA
7 28 (1.57%) Citrix Certification
8 26 (1.46%) Cisco Certification
9 24 (1.35%) MCSA
10 22 (1.23%) NCDA
10 22 (1.23%) NCIE
10 22 (1.23%) VTSP
10 22 (1.23%) CCNA
11 19 (1.07%) MCTS
12 15 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
13 13 (0.73%) VCAP
14 12 (0.67%) CCIA
14 12 (0.67%) CCEA
14 12 (0.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (4.43%) SLA
2 74 (4.15%) QA
3 13 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.17%) HL7
5 1 (0.056%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.056%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.056%) Data Quality
System Software
1 154 (8.64%) Active Directory
2 117 (6.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 68 (3.81%) Hyper-V
4 42 (2.36%) XenApp
5 31 (1.74%) XenServer
6 23 (1.29%) VMware ESX
7 22 (1.23%) XenDesktop
7 22 (1.23%) vSphere
7 22 (1.23%) vCloud
8 16 (0.90%) Terminal Services
9 13 (0.73%) Oracle RMAN
10 12 (0.67%) Oracle RAC
11 4 (0.22%) VMware Server
11 4 (0.22%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.056%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 24 (1.35%) SCCM
2 14 (0.79%) Data Guard
3 9 (0.50%) Norton AntiVirus
3 9 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (0.34%) SCOM
5 5 (0.28%) Backup Exec
6 4 (0.22%) Foglight
7 3 (0.17%) Nagios
7 3 (0.17%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.17%) SCVMM
7 3 (0.17%) WMI
7 3 (0.17%) WSUS
8 2 (0.11%) Puppet
8 2 (0.11%) Plesk
9 1 (0.056%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.056%) MAILsweeper
9 1 (0.056%) SCDPM
9 1 (0.056%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.056%) Opsview
Vendors
1 674 (37.80%) Microsoft
2 243 (13.63%) Oracle
3 160 (8.97%) VMware
4 101 (5.66%) Citrix
5 59 (3.31%) Cisco
6 56 (3.14%) NetApp
7 46 (2.58%) Business Objects
8 32 (1.79%) CommVault
9 31 (1.74%) Apple
10 30 (1.68%) IBM
11 29 (1.63%) AppSense
12 28 (1.57%) HP
13 27 (1.51%) EMC
14 25 (1.40%) SAP
15 23 (1.29%) EnterpriseDB
16 19 (1.07%) Cognos
17 18 (1.01%) Informatica
18 16 (0.90%) CheckPoint
19 15 (0.84%) Symantec
19 15 (0.84%) Tableau
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Channelgate
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £41000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
West Yorkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £32,000 to £38,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday