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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 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 856 842 961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 16.87% 22.95% 25.37%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 55.23% 64.87% 65.69%
Number of salaries quoted 721 731 866
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
1550 1298 1463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 30.54% 35.38% 38.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1224 1107 1301
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 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -4 584 £37,500 +15.38% 89
Bradford 0 113 £35,000 - 18
Wakefield -5 43 £30,000 -14.28% 9
Huddersfield +3 40 £38,000 +1.33% 8
Wetherby -1 8 £26,375 -2.31% 2
Otley -1 6 £37,500 -3.84%
Ilkley -2 6 - - 1
Castleford +1 5 £26,000 +4.00%
Pontefract -1 5 £28,000 -26.31% 1
Halifax -15 5 £42,500 +30.76% 2
Cleckheaton - 2 £38,250 -
Brighouse - 1 £22,500 - 1
SQL Server
Yorkshire

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 1011 (56.67%) .NET
2 894 (50.11%) SQL
3 811 (45.46%) C#
4 690 (38.68%) Microsoft
5 635 (35.59%) ASP.NET
6 501 (28.08%) MVC
7 483 (27.07%) Agile Software Development
8 460 (25.78%) HTML
9 459 (25.73%) T-SQL
10 451 (25.28%) JavaScript
11 419 (23.49%) Windows
12 389 (21.80%) CSS
13 386 (21.64%) SQL Server 2008
14 372 (20.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 357 (20.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 354 (19.84%) .NET Framework
17 345 (19.34%) MS Excel
18 303 (16.98%) ASP.NET MVC
19 281 (15.75%) Finance
20 255 (14.29%) jQuery
21 249 (13.96%) WCF
22 244 (13.68%) Business Intelligence
23 241 (13.51%) Oracle
24 216 (12.11%) XML
24 216 (12.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
25 213 (11.94%) SQL Server 2005
26 209 (11.72%) Scrum
27 207 (11.60%) SQL Server 2012
28 191 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
29 190 (10.65%) VB.NET

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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
1 132 (7.40%) SharePoint
2 117 (6.56%) MS Exchange
3 103 (5.77%) IIS
4 49 (2.75%) CMS
5 47 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
6 45 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2007
7 38 (2.13%) WebSphere
8 31 (1.74%) Apache
9 28 (1.57%) Office Communications Server
9 28 (1.57%) BizTalk Server
10 25 (1.40%) Tomcat
11 24 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
12 18 (1.01%) MQSeries
13 17 (0.95%) Lync
13 17 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
14 15 (0.84%) NServiceBus
15 14 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2003
16 13 (0.73%) SAS
16 13 (0.73%) WordPress
17 10 (0.56%) Umbraco
Applications
1 345 (19.34%) MS Excel
2 86 (4.82%) MS Office
3 15 (0.84%) PowerPivot
4 12 (0.67%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.17%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.11%) PrintSoft PReS
9 1 (0.056%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.056%) MS Project
9 1 (0.056%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.056%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.056%) InDesign
9 1 (0.056%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 18 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.78%) 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 4 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 2 (0.11%) Magento
8 2 (0.11%) Line 500
8 2 (0.11%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 11 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (0.45%) SaaS
3 3 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (0.17%) Amazon S3
3 3 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (0.17%) Google Apps
3 3 (0.17%) Office 365
4 2 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 108 (6.05%) SAN
2 49 (2.75%) Firewall
3 41 (2.30%) NAS
4 39 (2.19%) DNS
5 33 (1.85%) Internet
6 28 (1.57%) LAN
7 25 (1.40%) DHCP
8 23 (1.29%) WAN
9 22 (1.23%) Intranet
10 21 (1.18%) VPN
11 18 (1.01%) Cisco Nexus
11 18 (1.01%) WAAS
12 15 (0.84%) TCP/IP
13 13 (0.73%) FTP
14 12 (0.67%) HTTP
15 10 (0.56%) HTTPS
16 6 (0.34%) SSL
17 4 (0.22%) Junos
17 4 (0.22%) Cisco IOS
17 4 (0.22%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 386 (21.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 372 (20.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 357 (20.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 216 (12.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 213 (11.94%) SQL Server 2005
6 207 (11.60%) SQL Server 2012
7 170 (9.53%) Data Warehouse
8 118 (6.61%) Relational Database
9 98 (5.49%) MySQL
10 68 (3.81%) Oracle Database
11 60 (3.36%) RDBMS
11 60 (3.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 34 (1.91%) PostgreSQL
13 29 (1.63%) Informix
13 29 (1.63%) OLAP
14 26 (1.46%) Riak
15 22 (1.23%) SQL Server 2000
16 21 (1.18%) NoSQL
17 20 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
17 20 (1.12%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 191 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 188 (10.54%) Visual Studio
3 44 (2.47%) NUnit
4 43 (2.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 38 (2.13%) MSTest
6 33 (1.85%) SpecFlow
7 32 (1.79%) Subversion
8 31 (1.74%) Moq
9 28 (1.57%) Rhino Mocks
10 24 (1.35%) Selenium
11 19 (1.07%) ReSharper
12 17 (0.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 14 (0.78%) Eclipse
14 12 (0.67%) Octopus Deploy
14 12 (0.67%) Xcode
14 12 (0.67%) QuickTest Pro
15 11 (0.62%) FitNesse
16 10 (0.56%) JUnit
17 9 (0.50%) Jenkins
17 9 (0.50%) Cucumber
General
1 281 (15.75%) Finance
2 72 (4.04%) Retail
3 50 (2.80%) Legal
4 43 (2.41%) Marketing
5 24 (1.35%) Banking
6 18 (1.01%) Telecoms
7 14 (0.78%) Manufacturing
7 14 (0.78%) Law
8 13 (0.73%) Publishing
9 8 (0.45%) Financial Institution
10 6 (0.34%) Advertising
11 5 (0.28%) French Language
12 3 (0.17%) Automotive
12 3 (0.17%) Electronics
12 3 (0.17%) Back Office
13 2 (0.11%) Local Government
13 2 (0.11%) Front Office
14 1 (0.056%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.056%) Military
14 1 (0.056%) Games
Job Titles
1 1041 (58.35%) Developer
2 441 (24.72%) .NET Developer
3 216 (12.11%) Analyst
4 207 (11.60%) C# Developer
5 186 (10.43%) Software Developer
6 169 (9.47%) C# .NET Developer
7 150 (8.41%) SQL Developer
8 147 (8.24%) DBA
9 124 (6.95%) Senior Developer
10 95 (5.33%) Web Developer
11 92 (5.16%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 88 (4.93%) ASP.NET Developer
13 74 (4.15%) Support Analyst
14 72 (4.04%) Administrator
15 65 (3.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 63 (3.53%) Architect
16 63 (3.53%) Junior
17 58 (3.25%) Junior Developer
18 56 (3.14%) .NET Software Developer
19 55 (3.08%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1011 (56.67%) .NET
2 635 (35.59%) ASP.NET
3 460 (25.78%) HTML
4 389 (21.80%) CSS
5 354 (19.84%) .NET Framework
6 303 (16.98%) ASP.NET MVC
7 255 (14.29%) jQuery
8 249 (13.96%) WCF
9 216 (12.11%) XML
10 158 (8.86%) Web Services
11 157 (8.80%) WinForms
12 154 (8.63%) WPF
13 141 (7.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 107 (6.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 104 (5.83%) HTML5
16 74 (4.15%) Ajax
17 72 (4.04%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 54 (3.03%) JSON
19 52 (2.91%) SOAP
20 48 (2.69%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 132 (7.40%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (3.25%) N-Tier
3 57 (3.20%) Clustering
4 51 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
5 34 (1.91%) Management Information System
5 34 (1.91%) NHS
6 33 (1.85%) Tandem
7 32 (1.79%) Inversion of Control
8 29 (1.63%) Mobile App
9 28 (1.57%) Replication
10 26 (1.46%) iPad
11 24 (1.35%) Computer Science
12 21 (1.18%) Mathematics
13 19 (1.07%) User Experience
13 19 (1.07%) Statistics
14 18 (1.01%) GIS
15 17 (0.95%) DTV
16 15 (0.84%) Blackberry
17 14 (0.78%) Open Source
18 13 (0.73%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 419 (23.49%) Windows
2 91 (5.10%) UNIX
3 89 (4.99%) Linux
4 84 (4.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 60 (3.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 44 (2.47%) Android
7 35 (1.96%) Apple iOS
8 29 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (1.01%) Windows 7
10 15 (0.84%) Windows XP
11 7 (0.39%) Windows 8
12 4 (0.22%) Debian
13 3 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.11%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.11%) CentOS
14 2 (0.11%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.11%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.11%) SUSE
15 1 (0.056%) AIX
15 1 (0.056%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 501 (28.08%) MVC
2 483 (27.07%) Agile Software Development
3 244 (13.68%) Business Intelligence
4 209 (11.72%) Scrum
5 167 (9.36%) OO
6 165 (9.25%) TDD
7 141 (7.90%) ITIL
7 141 (7.90%) ETL
8 119 (6.67%) Unit Testing
9 111 (6.22%) Performance Tuning
10 106 (5.94%) Continuous Integration
11 95 (5.33%) Software Engineering
12 85 (4.76%) Web Development
13 81 (4.54%) MVVM
14 80 (4.48%) Mentoring
15 70 (3.92%) E-Commerce
16 68 (3.81%) Project Management
17 67 (3.76%) RUP
18 64 (3.59%) OOP
19 63 (3.53%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 894 (50.11%) SQL
2 811 (45.46%) C#
3 459 (25.73%) T-SQL
4 451 (25.28%) JavaScript
5 190 (10.65%) VB.NET
6 116 (6.50%) Java
7 83 (4.65%) VB
8 76 (4.26%) VBA
9 49 (2.75%) PowerShell
10 41 (2.30%) PHP
11 30 (1.68%) VB6
12 29 (1.63%) C++
13 27 (1.51%) Shell Script
14 23 (1.29%) VBScript
15 22 (1.23%) PL/SQL
16 14 (0.78%) C
17 13 (0.73%) Objective-C
18 11 (0.62%) Python
19 9 (0.50%) Perl
20 5 (0.28%) RPG
Qualifications
1 164 (9.19%) Degree
2 70 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 54 (3.03%) MCSE
4 43 (2.41%) MCITP
5 27 (1.51%) Cisco Certification
6 26 (1.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 25 (1.40%) MCP
8 24 (1.35%) CCNA
8 24 (1.35%) CCA
8 24 (1.35%) Citrix Certification
9 23 (1.29%) MCSA
10 18 (1.01%) VTSP
10 18 (1.01%) NCDA
10 18 (1.01%) NCIE
11 15 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
12 14 (0.78%) ISEB
13 12 (0.67%) MCTS
14 11 (0.62%) VCAP
15 10 (0.56%) CCIA
15 10 (0.56%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (4.54%) QA
2 78 (4.37%) SLA
3 14 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.17%) HL7
5 2 (0.11%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.056%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.056%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 156 (8.74%) Active Directory
2 113 (6.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 66 (3.70%) Hyper-V
4 42 (2.35%) XenApp
5 30 (1.68%) XenServer
6 25 (1.40%) VMware ESX
7 20 (1.12%) vSphere
8 18 (1.01%) XenDesktop
8 18 (1.01%) vCloud
8 18 (1.01%) 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%) NFS
12 1 (0.056%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 27 (1.51%) SCCM
2 14 (0.78%) Data Guard
3 11 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
4 10 (0.56%) Norton AntiVirus
5 7 (0.39%) WSUS
6 6 (0.34%) SCOM
7 5 (0.28%) Nagios
7 5 (0.28%) Foglight
7 5 (0.28%) Backup Exec
8 4 (0.22%) Puppet
9 3 (0.17%) NetBackup
9 3 (0.17%) WMI
9 3 (0.17%) Opsview
10 2 (0.11%) Plesk
10 2 (0.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 2 (0.11%) SCVMM
11 1 (0.056%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 1 (0.056%) MAILsweeper
11 1 (0.056%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 690 (38.68%) Microsoft
2 241 (13.51%) Oracle
3 162 (9.08%) VMware
4 96 (5.38%) Citrix
5 55 (3.08%) NetApp
6 52 (2.91%) Cisco
7 49 (2.75%) Business Objects
8 33 (1.85%) IBM
9 32 (1.79%) CommVault
10 28 (1.57%) Apple
10 28 (1.57%) HP
10 28 (1.57%) AppSense
11 24 (1.35%) SAP
12 23 (1.29%) EnterpriseDB
13 22 (1.23%) EMC
14 16 (0.90%) Symantec
14 16 (0.90%) Informatica
14 16 (0.90%) Cognos
15 15 (0.84%) Tableau
16 14 (0.78%) MicroStrategy
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum £25000 - £45,000 - 30 days holiday /
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum c£40-£50K + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£35-£40K + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benfits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life & Health
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £24000 - £35000 per annum
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
Spring Technology
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday