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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 958 912 992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 19.93% 21.31% 24.76%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 63.40% 61.66% 64.08%
Number of salaries quoted 812 771 868
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
1511 1479 1548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 31.44% 34.56% 38.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1227 1232 1359
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -2 654 £40,000 +14.28% 80
Bradford -2 120 £35,000 +7.69% 9
Halifax -1 34 £41,000 +17.14% 1
Wakefield -1 31 £32,500 +7.43% 10
Huddersfield -1 24 £37,500 - 7
Wetherby -3 13 £40,000 +60.00% 1
Otley -2 6 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Castleford 0 4 £31,500 +8.62% 2
Mirfield - 4 £35,000 -
Pontefract +2 2 £22,500 -40.78%
Dewsbury -3 2 £34,250 +52.22% 1
Brighouse - 2 £33,000 -
SQL Server
Yorkshire

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 1087 (59.50%) .NET
2 965 (52.82%) SQL
3 920 (50.36%) C#
4 728 (39.85%) ASP.NET
5 711 (38.92%) Microsoft
6 537 (29.39%) MVC
7 502 (27.48%) Agile Software Development
8 479 (26.22%) T-SQL
9 457 (25.01%) HTML
10 456 (24.96%) JavaScript
11 428 (23.43%) MS Excel
12 416 (22.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 375 (20.53%) CSS
14 374 (20.47%) SQL Server 2008
15 371 (20.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 361 (19.76%) .NET Framework
17 353 (19.32%) Windows
18 332 (18.17%) ASP.NET MVC
19 299 (16.37%) Business Intelligence
20 297 (16.26%) Finance
21 265 (14.50%) XML
22 258 (14.12%) VB.NET
23 253 (13.85%) WCF
24 251 (13.74%) Oracle
25 230 (12.59%) jQuery
26 217 (11.88%) Visual Studio
27 213 (11.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
28 209 (11.44%) Data Warehouse
28 209 (11.44%) OO
29 207 (11.33%) Scrum

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 152 (8.32%) SharePoint
2 126 (6.90%) IIS
3 105 (5.75%) MS Exchange
4 53 (2.90%) BizTalk Server
5 46 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2007
6 44 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2010
7 41 (2.24%) CMS
8 37 (2.03%) Apache
8 37 (2.03%) SharePoint 2010
9 28 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2003
10 25 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
11 24 (1.31%) WebSphere
12 23 (1.26%) Office Communications Server
13 18 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
14 17 (0.93%) SAS
15 13 (0.71%) WordPress
15 13 (0.71%) NServiceBus
16 12 (0.66%) Tomcat
17 10 (0.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 8 (0.44%) Umbraco
Applications
1 428 (23.43%) MS Excel
2 70 (3.83%) MS Office
3 29 (1.59%) Photoshop
4 17 (0.93%) PowerPivot
5 13 (0.71%) Adobe Illustrator
6 8 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.16%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.16%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.055%) SPSS
8 1 (0.055%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.055%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.055%) InDesign
8 1 (0.055%) PrintSoft PReS
8 1 (0.055%) MS Project
8 1 (0.055%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.055%) FastStats
8 1 (0.055%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 39 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.33%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 5 (0.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 5 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.11%) BASE24
6 2 (0.11%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.055%) Magento
7 1 (0.055%) Maximo
7 1 (0.055%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 21 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (1.04%) Office 365
3 11 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 110 (6.02%) SAN
2 54 (2.96%) Firewall
3 41 (2.24%) DNS
4 35 (1.92%) NAS
5 29 (1.59%) WAN
6 28 (1.53%) LAN
7 27 (1.48%) VPN
8 26 (1.42%) TCP/IP
9 23 (1.26%) Cisco Nexus
10 19 (1.04%) Internet
11 18 (0.99%) DHCP
11 18 (0.99%) WAAS
12 17 (0.93%) Intranet
13 16 (0.88%) Wireless
14 14 (0.77%) FTP
15 13 (0.71%) VoIP
16 11 (0.60%) MPLS
16 11 (0.60%) Cisco ASA
17 10 (0.55%) OSPF
17 10 (0.55%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 416 (22.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 374 (20.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 371 (20.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 213 (11.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 209 (11.44%) Data Warehouse
6 207 (11.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 192 (10.51%) SQL Server 2005
8 134 (7.33%) MySQL
9 87 (4.76%) Relational Database
10 54 (2.96%) Oracle Database
11 44 (2.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 40 (2.19%) RDBMS
13 38 (2.08%) Big Data
14 34 (1.86%) OLAP
14 34 (1.86%) MS Access
15 27 (1.48%) PostgreSQL
16 24 (1.31%) SQL Server 2000
17 22 (1.20%) Data Mining
18 21 (1.15%) OLAP Cube
19 20 (1.09%) DTS
Development Applications
1 217 (11.88%) Visual Studio
2 177 (9.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 59 (3.23%) Moq
4 49 (2.68%) ReSharper
5 42 (2.30%) NUnit
6 41 (2.24%) MSTest
7 38 (2.08%) SpecFlow
8 37 (2.03%) Subversion
9 33 (1.81%) SoapUI
10 30 (1.64%) Selenium
11 27 (1.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 26 (1.42%) Rhino Mocks
13 17 (0.93%) Git (software)
14 16 (0.88%) FitNesse
15 14 (0.77%) Xcode
16 13 (0.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 12 (0.66%) Octopus Deploy
18 11 (0.60%) Eclipse
19 9 (0.49%) TortoiseSVN
20 8 (0.44%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 297 (16.26%) Finance
2 151 (8.26%) Retail
3 59 (3.23%) Legal
4 47 (2.57%) Marketing
5 42 (2.30%) Banking
6 35 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
7 30 (1.64%) Telecoms
8 14 (0.77%) Manufacturing
8 14 (0.77%) Publishing
9 10 (0.55%) French Language
10 7 (0.38%) Advertising
10 7 (0.38%) Back Office
11 4 (0.22%) Corporate Banking
11 4 (0.22%) Games
11 4 (0.22%) Law
12 3 (0.16%) Automotive
13 2 (0.11%) Front Office
14 1 (0.055%) Military
Job Titles
1 1030 (56.38%) Developer
2 413 (22.61%) .NET Developer
3 230 (12.59%) Analyst
4 220 (12.04%) Software Developer
5 204 (11.17%) Senior Developer
6 154 (8.43%) C# Developer
7 149 (8.16%) DBA
8 123 (6.73%) C# .NET Developer
9 112 (6.13%) SQL Developer
10 98 (5.36%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 86 (4.71%) Web Developer
11 86 (4.71%) Support Analyst
12 80 (4.38%) Applications Support
13 78 (4.27%) SQL DBA
14 73 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
15 71 (3.89%) Administrator
16 69 (3.78%) Software Engineer
17 61 (3.34%) Architect
17 61 (3.34%) .NET Software Developer
18 59 (3.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1087 (59.50%) .NET
2 728 (39.85%) ASP.NET
3 457 (25.01%) HTML
4 375 (20.53%) CSS
5 361 (19.76%) .NET Framework
6 332 (18.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 265 (14.50%) XML
8 253 (13.85%) WCF
9 230 (12.59%) jQuery
10 204 (11.17%) WPF
11 162 (8.87%) WinForms
12 131 (7.17%) Web Services
13 122 (6.68%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 118 (6.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 89 (4.87%) Ajax
16 73 (4.00%) HTML5
17 63 (3.45%) Silverlight
18 54 (2.96%) REST
19 47 (2.57%) XHTML
20 42 (2.30%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 87 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
2 77 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
2 77 (4.21%) Replication
3 63 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 61 (3.34%) Clustering
5 54 (2.96%) NHS
6 45 (2.46%) N-Tier
7 34 (1.86%) Mobile App
8 32 (1.75%) iPad
9 27 (1.48%) Statistics
10 26 (1.42%) Inversion of Control
11 25 (1.37%) Data Integration
12 17 (0.93%) iPhone
13 16 (0.88%) Open Source
13 16 (0.88%) GIS
14 15 (0.82%) Blackberry
15 14 (0.77%) Computer Science
15 14 (0.77%) Mathematics
16 12 (0.66%) Social Network
16 12 (0.66%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 353 (19.32%) Windows
2 111 (6.08%) UNIX
3 81 (4.43%) Linux
4 69 (3.78%) Apple iOS
5 66 (3.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 58 (3.17%) Android
7 49 (2.68%) Windows Server 2003
8 28 (1.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 24 (1.31%) Windows 7
10 14 (0.77%) Windows XP
11 10 (0.55%) AIX
12 8 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (0.33%) Mac OS
14 5 (0.27%) Windows 8
14 5 (0.27%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
15 3 (0.16%) CentOS
16 2 (0.11%) SUSE
16 2 (0.11%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 537 (29.39%) MVC
2 502 (27.48%) Agile Software Development
3 299 (16.37%) Business Intelligence
4 209 (11.44%) OO
5 207 (11.33%) Scrum
6 174 (9.52%) ITIL
7 163 (8.92%) ETL
8 135 (7.39%) Software Engineering
9 133 (7.28%) Performance Tuning
10 116 (6.35%) OOP
11 114 (6.24%) E-Commerce
12 106 (5.80%) TDD
13 93 (5.09%) Continuous Integration
14 91 (4.98%) Unit Testing
15 89 (4.87%) Mentoring
16 75 (4.11%) Kanban
16 75 (4.11%) Web Development
17 72 (3.94%) UML
18 66 (3.61%) Data Management
18 66 (3.61%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 965 (52.82%) SQL
2 920 (50.36%) C#
3 479 (26.22%) T-SQL
4 456 (24.96%) JavaScript
5 258 (14.12%) VB.NET
6 134 (7.33%) VB
7 124 (6.79%) Java
8 109 (5.97%) VBA
9 40 (2.19%) PHP
10 32 (1.75%) VB6
11 31 (1.70%) Shell Script
11 31 (1.70%) PowerShell
12 25 (1.37%) C++
13 17 (0.93%) Objective-C
14 15 (0.82%) C
15 12 (0.66%) Perl
15 12 (0.66%) VBScript
16 11 (0.60%) Python
16 11 (0.60%) Delphi
17 7 (0.38%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 144 (7.88%) Degree
2 116 (6.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 69 (3.78%) MCSE
4 47 (2.57%) MCITP
5 44 (2.41%) MCP
6 39 (2.13%) MCSA
7 37 (2.03%) CCA
7 37 (2.03%) Citrix Certification
7 37 (2.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 35 (1.92%) MCTS
9 23 (1.26%) Cisco Certification
10 18 (0.99%) MCAD
10 18 (0.99%) MCSD
10 18 (0.99%) NCDA
10 18 (0.99%) NCIE
10 18 (0.99%) VTSP
11 16 (0.88%) CCNA
12 15 (0.82%) VCAP
13 14 (0.77%) CCNP
14 12 (0.66%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (4.65%) SLA
2 48 (2.63%) QA
3 8 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.22%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.16%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.16%) HL7
6 2 (0.11%) ISO 8583
7 1 (0.055%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.055%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 141 (7.72%) Active Directory
2 117 (6.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 99 (5.42%) Hyper-V
4 53 (2.90%) XenApp
5 36 (1.97%) XenServer
6 34 (1.86%) vSphere
7 30 (1.64%) XenDesktop
8 22 (1.20%) VMware ESX
9 18 (0.99%) vCloud
10 14 (0.77%) Terminal Services
11 7 (0.38%) Samba
12 5 (0.27%) VMware Server
12 5 (0.27%) Terminal Server
13 4 (0.22%) VMware Workstation
13 4 (0.22%) Oracle RMAN
14 3 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
14 3 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
15 2 (0.11%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
15 2 (0.11%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 13 (0.71%) Backup Exec
2 12 (0.66%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (0.44%) SCDPM
4 7 (0.38%) NetBackup
5 6 (0.33%) SCOM
5 6 (0.33%) ARCserve
6 5 (0.27%) SCCM
7 4 (0.22%) Puppet
7 4 (0.22%) Data Guard
8 3 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.16%) Tivoli
8 3 (0.16%) MAILsweeper
9 2 (0.11%) WMI
9 2 (0.11%) WSUS
9 2 (0.11%) Nagios
9 2 (0.11%) Plesk
9 2 (0.11%) Opsview
9 2 (0.11%) cPanel
10 1 (0.055%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 711 (38.92%) Microsoft
2 251 (13.74%) Oracle
3 152 (8.32%) VMware
4 107 (5.86%) Citrix
5 69 (3.78%) Cisco
6 66 (3.61%) Apple
7 51 (2.79%) NetApp
8 43 (2.35%) Business Objects
9 41 (2.24%) HP
10 29 (1.59%) CommVault
11 28 (1.53%) CheckPoint
12 25 (1.37%) SAP
13 24 (1.31%) EMC
14 23 (1.26%) AppSense
15 22 (1.20%) Cognos
16 19 (1.04%) Symantec
16 19 (1.04%) Informatica
16 19 (1.04%) Veeam
17 16 (0.88%) Twitter
18 15 (0.82%) IBM
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: £24,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Ilkley, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £17000 - £35000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 11 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £46500.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum dependent on upon level of experience
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits package inc pension
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £22000 - £40000 per annum + benefits package inc. pension
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: 45000
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago