The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 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 Database & Business Intelligence category for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 876 803 837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 18.01% 22.75% 24.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 53.94% 65.18% 66.32%
Number of salaries quoted 752 672 760
Average salary £36,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,050 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1624 1232 1262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 33.39% 34.91% 36.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1323 992 1126
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server
Yorkshire

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -3 643 £35,661 +9.72% 85
Bradford 0 59 £35,000 - 8
Huddersfield 0 38 £35,000 +14.75% 4
Wakefield -6 34 £37,500 +7.14% 6
Halifax -11 10 £43,750 +12.17% 6
Castleford -2 7 £26,000 -40.57% 1
Pontefract 0 5 £39,000 +2.63%
Wetherby -5 2 £31,250 -28.57% 1
Cleckheaton - 2 £38,250 -
Ilkley -2 1 £26,000 - 3
Brighouse - 1 £22,500 -
SQL Server
Yorkshire

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 1106 (57.63%) .NET
2 1019 (53.10%) SQL
3 893 (46.53%) C#
4 776 (40.44%) Microsoft
5 719 (37.47%) ASP.NET
6 542 (28.24%) T-SQL
7 501 (26.11%) MVC
8 483 (25.17%) SQL Server 2008
9 480 (25.01%) Windows
10 466 (24.28%) JavaScript
11 463 (24.13%) HTML
12 403 (21.00%) CSS
13 389 (20.27%) Agile Software Development
14 377 (19.65%) MS Excel
15 375 (19.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 369 (19.23%) .NET Framework
17 348 (18.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 319 (16.62%) jQuery
19 315 (16.41%) ASP.NET MVC
20 297 (15.48%) WCF
21 284 (14.80%) SQL Server 2005
22 275 (14.33%) Finance
23 260 (13.55%) Scrum
24 252 (13.13%) Oracle
25 247 (12.87%) Team Foundation Server
26 239 (12.45%) SQL Server 2012
27 225 (11.72%) Visual Studio
27 225 (11.72%) Business Intelligence
28 222 (11.57%) XML
29 204 (10.63%) VB.NET

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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
1 138 (7.19%) SharePoint
2 134 (6.98%) IIS
3 114 (5.94%) MS Exchange
4 47 (2.45%) CMS
5 44 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2010
6 35 (1.82%) WebSphere
6 35 (1.82%) Tomcat
7 34 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2007
8 33 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
9 32 (1.67%) Apache
9 32 (1.67%) Lync
10 27 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
11 25 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
12 21 (1.09%) MQSeries
13 20 (1.04%) Office Communications Server
14 13 (0.68%) NServiceBus
15 12 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
16 11 (0.57%) Umbraco
16 11 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2003
17 10 (0.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 377 (19.65%) MS Excel
2 90 (4.69%) MS Office
3 17 (0.89%) Photoshop
4 12 (0.63%) PowerPivot
5 4 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.21%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.10%) PrintSoft PReS
6 2 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.10%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.052%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.052%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.052%) InDesign
7 1 (0.052%) MS Project
7 1 (0.052%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 19 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
4 6 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (0.31%) Agresso
5 5 (0.26%) CODA-Financials
6 4 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.16%) Line 500
8 1 (0.052%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.052%) Magento
8 1 (0.052%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 20 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (0.89%) SaaS
3 5 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.16%) Amazon S3
4 3 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.16%) Google Apps
4 3 (0.16%) Office 365
4 3 (0.16%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 105 (5.47%) SAN
2 70 (3.65%) Firewall
3 48 (2.50%) Internet
4 40 (2.08%) LAN
5 39 (2.03%) NAS
6 36 (1.88%) DNS
7 34 (1.77%) WAN
8 31 (1.62%) DHCP
9 22 (1.15%) VPN
10 20 (1.04%) Intranet
11 16 (0.83%) TCP/IP
12 14 (0.73%) HTTP
13 11 (0.57%) FTP
14 9 (0.47%) Wireless
15 8 (0.42%) WAAS
15 8 (0.42%) Cisco Nexus
16 6 (0.31%) NetScaler
16 6 (0.31%) Network Security
17 5 (0.26%) Cisco IOS
17 5 (0.26%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 483 (25.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 375 (19.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 348 (18.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 284 (14.80%) SQL Server 2005
5 239 (12.45%) SQL Server 2012
6 202 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 170 (8.86%) Data Warehouse
8 125 (6.51%) Relational Database
9 87 (4.53%) MySQL
10 79 (4.12%) Oracle Database
11 61 (3.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 60 (3.13%) RDBMS
13 31 (1.62%) PostgreSQL
14 26 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
14 26 (1.35%) Informix
15 25 (1.30%) Riak
15 25 (1.30%) NoSQL
16 24 (1.25%) Crystal Reports
17 19 (0.99%) OLAP
18 18 (0.94%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 247 (12.87%) Team Foundation Server
2 225 (11.72%) Visual Studio
3 50 (2.61%) NUnit
4 46 (2.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 41 (2.14%) MSTest
6 34 (1.77%) Moq
7 32 (1.67%) Rhino Mocks
8 24 (1.25%) SpecFlow
9 22 (1.15%) Subversion
10 20 (1.04%) Selenium
11 18 (0.94%) Eclipse
12 17 (0.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 17 (0.89%) ReSharper
13 16 (0.83%) Octopus Deploy
14 15 (0.78%) Xcode
15 14 (0.73%) Maven
16 12 (0.63%) JUnit
16 12 (0.63%) QuickTest Pro
17 11 (0.57%) Git (software)
18 9 (0.47%) FitNesse
General
1 275 (14.33%) Finance
2 75 (3.91%) Retail
3 52 (2.71%) Legal
4 27 (1.41%) Banking
5 24 (1.25%) Marketing
6 16 (0.83%) Manufacturing
7 13 (0.68%) Publishing
7 13 (0.68%) Law
8 9 (0.47%) Telecoms
8 9 (0.47%) Back Office
9 8 (0.42%) Financial Institution
10 6 (0.31%) Advertising
10 6 (0.31%) French Language
11 3 (0.16%) Multimedia
11 3 (0.16%) Local Government
11 3 (0.16%) Electronics
12 2 (0.10%) Front Office
12 2 (0.10%) Automotive
13 1 (0.052%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.052%) Games
Job Titles
1 1180 (61.49%) Developer
2 526 (27.41%) .NET Developer
3 246 (12.82%) C# Developer
4 224 (11.67%) Software Developer
5 219 (11.41%) Analyst
6 207 (10.79%) C# .NET Developer
7 200 (10.42%) SQL Developer
8 173 (9.02%) Senior Developer
9 149 (7.76%) DBA
10 119 (6.20%) ASP.NET Developer
11 92 (4.79%) Senior .NET Developer
12 85 (4.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 82 (4.27%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 81 (4.22%) Administrator
15 79 (4.12%) Junior
16 76 (3.96%) Junior Developer
17 75 (3.91%) Support Analyst
18 73 (3.80%) Web Developer
19 70 (3.65%) .NET Software Developer
20 63 (3.28%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1106 (57.63%) .NET
2 719 (37.47%) ASP.NET
3 463 (24.13%) HTML
4 403 (21.00%) CSS
5 369 (19.23%) .NET Framework
6 319 (16.62%) jQuery
7 315 (16.41%) ASP.NET MVC
8 297 (15.48%) WCF
9 222 (11.57%) XML
10 193 (10.06%) Web Services
11 192 (10.01%) WinForms
12 171 (8.91%) WPF
13 167 (8.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 113 (5.89%) HTML5
15 102 (5.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 91 (4.74%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 87 (4.53%) Ajax
18 69 (3.60%) JSON
19 59 (3.07%) CSS3
20 58 (3.02%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 62 (3.23%) NHS
2 56 (2.92%) Clustering
3 55 (2.87%) N-Tier
4 50 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
5 45 (2.34%) Tandem
6 44 (2.29%) DTV
6 44 (2.29%) Management Information System
7 40 (2.08%) Mathematics
8 38 (1.98%) Mobile App
9 36 (1.88%) Inversion of Control
10 28 (1.46%) Computer Science
11 25 (1.30%) Replication
12 22 (1.15%) iPad
13 18 (0.94%) Open Source
14 17 (0.89%) GIS
15 16 (0.83%) Statistics
16 12 (0.63%) Client/Server
17 11 (0.57%) Blackberry
17 11 (0.57%) EPoS
18 10 (0.52%) EFTPOS
Operating Systems
1 480 (25.01%) Windows
2 97 (5.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 78 (4.06%) Linux
4 71 (3.70%) UNIX
5 69 (3.60%) Windows Server 2003
6 49 (2.55%) Android
7 39 (2.03%) Windows Server 2012
8 38 (1.98%) Apple iOS
9 19 (0.99%) Windows 8
10 17 (0.89%) Windows XP
11 16 (0.83%) Windows 7
12 6 (0.31%) Ubuntu
12 6 (0.31%) Windows Vista
13 5 (0.26%) Windows 2000 Server
13 5 (0.26%) CentOS
14 3 (0.16%) Debian
15 2 (0.10%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.10%) Windows Phone
16 1 (0.052%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 501 (26.11%) MVC
2 389 (20.27%) Agile Software Development
3 260 (13.55%) Scrum
4 225 (11.72%) Business Intelligence
5 203 (10.58%) TDD
6 188 (9.80%) OO
7 137 (7.14%) ITIL
8 135 (7.03%) ETL
9 125 (6.51%) Continuous Integration
10 124 (6.46%) Performance Tuning
11 120 (6.25%) Unit Testing
12 103 (5.37%) Web Development
13 94 (4.90%) Software Engineering
14 86 (4.48%) MVVM
15 80 (4.17%) Project Management
16 78 (4.06%) User Acceptance Testing
17 76 (3.96%) OOP
18 74 (3.86%) Kanban
19 70 (3.65%) RUP
20 64 (3.34%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1019 (53.10%) SQL
2 893 (46.53%) C#
3 542 (28.24%) T-SQL
4 466 (24.28%) JavaScript
5 204 (10.63%) VB.NET
6 119 (6.20%) Java
7 111 (5.78%) VB
8 58 (3.02%) VBA
9 54 (2.81%) VB6
10 51 (2.66%) PowerShell
11 40 (2.08%) PL/SQL
12 35 (1.82%) PHP
13 33 (1.72%) C++
14 31 (1.62%) C
14 31 (1.62%) VBScript
15 15 (0.78%) Objective-C
16 14 (0.73%) Perl
17 13 (0.68%) Shell Script
18 9 (0.47%) Python
18 9 (0.47%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 179 (9.33%) Degree
2 81 (4.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 55 (2.87%) MCSE
4 42 (2.19%) Cisco Certification
5 37 (1.93%) MCITP
6 36 (1.88%) CCNA
7 26 (1.35%) MCP
8 22 (1.15%) MCSA
9 20 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
10 17 (0.89%) ISEB
11 14 (0.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 11 (0.57%) MCTS
12 11 (0.57%) CCA
12 11 (0.57%) Citrix Certification
13 8 (0.42%) NCDA
13 8 (0.42%) NCIE
13 8 (0.42%) VTSP
14 7 (0.36%) ISTQB
15 6 (0.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 4 (0.21%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (5.52%) QA
2 70 (3.65%) SLA
3 14 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (0.63%) HL7
5 10 (0.52%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.16%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.16%) TickIT
7 1 (0.052%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 159 (8.29%) Active Directory
2 92 (4.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 61 (3.18%) Hyper-V
4 28 (1.46%) XenApp
5 25 (1.30%) XenServer
6 22 (1.15%) VMware ESX
7 19 (0.99%) vSphere
8 17 (0.89%) Terminal Services
9 15 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
9 15 (0.78%) Oracle RMAN
10 11 (0.57%) XenDesktop
11 8 (0.42%) vCloud
12 6 (0.31%) Forefront TMG
12 6 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
13 4 (0.21%) UAG
13 4 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
14 2 (0.10%) Xen
15 1 (0.052%) NFS
15 1 (0.052%) SpamAssassin
15 1 (0.052%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 37 (1.93%) SCCM
2 17 (0.89%) Data Guard
3 13 (0.68%) SCOM
4 11 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
5 10 (0.52%) WSUS
6 8 (0.42%) Foglight
7 7 (0.36%) Backup Exec
7 7 (0.36%) Norton AntiVirus
8 6 (0.31%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 5 (0.26%) Opsview
9 5 (0.26%) Puppet
9 5 (0.26%) ZABBIX
9 5 (0.26%) Nagios
10 4 (0.21%) MOM
10 4 (0.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 4 (0.21%) SCVMM
10 4 (0.21%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 3 (0.16%) NetBackup
12 2 (0.10%) WMI
12 2 (0.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 776 (40.44%) Microsoft
2 252 (13.13%) Oracle
3 128 (6.67%) VMware
4 78 (4.06%) Citrix
5 45 (2.34%) Cisco
5 45 (2.34%) Business Objects
6 44 (2.29%) NetApp
7 41 (2.14%) IBM
8 24 (1.25%) HP
8 24 (1.25%) CommVault
9 23 (1.20%) EnterpriseDB
10 21 (1.09%) Apple
11 18 (0.94%) AppSense
11 18 (0.94%) Symantec
12 15 (0.78%) MicroStrategy
12 15 (0.78%) Adobe
12 15 (0.78%) SAP
13 13 (0.68%) EMC
14 10 (0.52%) Dell
15 8 (0.42%) Intel
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum c£55k
Posted: 1 hour ago
West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 Per Annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000.00 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + Car Allow + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday