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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 726 1055 896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 18.58% 22.08% 18.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 61.95% 64.96% 54.67%
Number of salaries quoted 618 909 768
Median salary £39,500 £38,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.94% +4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
1172 1624 1639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 29.99% 33.98% 33.61%
Number of salaries quoted 990 1346 1339
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West Yorkshire region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -5 462 £39,000 -2.50% 59
Bradford -2 104 £42,500 +11.84% 8
Halifax +16 45 £50,000 +78.57% 3
Wakefield +2 43 £32,500 - 10
Huddersfield -7 17 £45,000 +21.62% 1
Wetherby +5 15 £36,250 +2.11% 1
Castleford -2 5 £32,000 +42.22% 1
Knottingley - 2 £37,500 -
Pudsey +3 1 £36,000 +2.85%
Pontefract -1 1 £37,500 +25.00%
Dewsbury - 1 £30,000 -
Ilkley - 1 £30,000 -
Ossett - 1 £39,000 -
SQL Server
Yorkshire

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 827 (52.81%) SQL
2 755 (48.21%) .NET
3 693 (44.25%) C#
4 603 (38.51%) Microsoft
5 527 (33.65%) Agile Software Development
6 474 (30.27%) MVC
7 443 (28.29%) ASP.NET
8 356 (22.73%) T-SQL
9 346 (22.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 344 (21.97%) Windows
11 341 (21.78%) JavaScript
12 332 (21.20%) HTML
13 312 (19.92%) Finance
14 287 (18.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 287 (18.33%) SQL Server 2008
15 285 (18.20%) MS Excel
16 250 (15.96%) SQL Server 2012
17 246 (15.71%) Oracle
18 244 (15.58%) CSS
19 237 (15.13%) Business Intelligence
20 229 (14.62%) .NET Framework
21 221 (14.11%) WCF
22 206 (13.15%) ASP.NET MVC
23 196 (12.52%) VMware
23 196 (12.52%) jQuery
24 193 (12.32%) Visual Studio
25 186 (11.88%) Web Services
26 181 (11.56%) Windows Server
27 178 (11.37%) ETL
28 174 (11.11%) Scrum

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 143 (9.13%) IIS
2 104 (6.64%) MS Exchange
3 72 (4.60%) SharePoint
4 61 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 47 (3.00%) CMS
6 30 (1.92%) WebLogic
7 26 (1.66%) Tomcat
7 26 (1.66%) Umbraco
8 23 (1.47%) Sitecore CMS
9 18 (1.15%) SAS
10 17 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
11 16 (1.02%) Apache
11 16 (1.02%) Skype for Business
12 11 (0.70%) CloudStack
12 11 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2003
13 10 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
14 8 (0.51%) JBoss
14 8 (0.51%) WebSphere
15 5 (0.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 5 (0.32%) GlassFish
Applications
1 285 (18.20%) MS Excel
2 63 (4.02%) MS Office
3 8 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (0.51%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.38%) SPSS
5 1 (0.064%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 37 (2.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (1.47%) Oracle Applications
2 23 (1.47%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (0.45%) Dynamics GP
4 5 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.19%) Primavera
6 3 (0.19%) SystmOne
7 2 (0.13%) Line 500
7 2 (0.13%) Magento
7 2 (0.13%) Sage 1000
8 1 (0.064%) BASE24
8 1 (0.064%) Infor M3
8 1 (0.064%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.064%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 147 (9.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (1.98%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (1.60%) Office 365
4 23 (1.47%) PaaS
4 23 (1.47%) SaaS
5 6 (0.38%) IaaS
6 2 (0.13%) AWS OpsWorks
6 2 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.064%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.064%) GitHub
7 1 (0.064%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 82 (5.24%) SAN
2 80 (5.11%) Firewall
3 46 (2.94%) DNS
3 46 (2.94%) WAN
4 42 (2.68%) LAN
5 37 (2.36%) DHCP
6 36 (2.30%) VPN
7 34 (2.17%) NAS
8 23 (1.47%) TCP/IP
9 15 (0.96%) Internet
10 13 (0.83%) Skype
11 12 (0.77%) IP Telephony
12 9 (0.57%) Unified Communications
13 7 (0.45%) FTP
13 7 (0.45%) LDAP
13 7 (0.45%) Telepresence
14 6 (0.38%) MPLS
14 6 (0.38%) SSL
15 5 (0.32%) HTTP
15 5 (0.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 346 (22.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 287 (18.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 287 (18.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 250 (15.96%) SQL Server 2012
4 167 (10.66%) Data Warehouse
5 154 (9.83%) SQL Server 2014
6 153 (9.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 145 (9.26%) SQL Server 2005
8 120 (7.66%) MySQL
9 80 (5.11%) Relational Database
10 65 (4.15%) Oracle Database
11 54 (3.45%) NoSQL
12 48 (3.07%) Big Data
13 40 (2.55%) Hadoop
14 39 (2.49%) SSDT
15 38 (2.43%) Power BI
16 35 (2.23%) QlikView
16 35 (2.23%) RDBMS
17 30 (1.92%) SQL Server 2016
18 29 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 193 (12.32%) Visual Studio
2 168 (10.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 53 (3.38%) Git (software)
4 38 (2.43%) Selenium
5 35 (2.23%) Octopus Deploy
6 28 (1.79%) NUnit
7 21 (1.34%) Jenkins
8 20 (1.28%) SoapUI
9 19 (1.21%) JIRA
10 18 (1.15%) Subversion
11 12 (0.77%) Moq
11 12 (0.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 10 (0.64%) Cucumber
12 10 (0.64%) SpecFlow
12 10 (0.64%) TeamCity
13 9 (0.57%) JUnit
14 7 (0.45%) Eclipse
15 5 (0.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 5 (0.32%) JMeter
15 5 (0.32%) TestNG
General
1 312 (19.92%) Finance
2 43 (2.75%) Legal
3 34 (2.17%) Retail
4 33 (2.11%) Marketing
5 23 (1.47%) Manufacturing
5 23 (1.47%) Telecoms
6 14 (0.89%) Back Office
7 13 (0.83%) Advertising
8 11 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
9 9 (0.57%) Law
10 8 (0.51%) Local Government
11 7 (0.45%) Banking
11 7 (0.45%) Games
12 2 (0.13%) Automotive
12 2 (0.13%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 804 (51.34%) Developer
2 414 (26.44%) .NET Developer
3 332 (21.20%) C# Developer
4 283 (18.07%) SQL Developer
5 266 (16.99%) C# .NET Developer
6 201 (12.84%) Analyst
7 156 (9.96%) Senior Developer
8 151 (9.64%) SQL Server Developer
9 150 (9.58%) DBA
10 141 (9.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 113 (7.22%) Administrator
12 111 (7.09%) SQL DBA
13 99 (6.32%) Applications Support
14 85 (5.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 85 (5.43%) Software Developer
15 84 (5.36%) ASP.NET Developer
16 79 (5.04%) C# Software Developer
17 75 (4.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 75 (4.79%) Web Developer
18 73 (4.66%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 755 (48.21%) .NET
2 443 (28.29%) ASP.NET
3 332 (21.20%) HTML
4 244 (15.58%) CSS
5 229 (14.62%) .NET Framework
6 221 (14.11%) WCF
7 206 (13.15%) ASP.NET MVC
8 196 (12.52%) jQuery
9 186 (11.88%) Web Services
10 159 (10.15%) XML
11 137 (8.75%) AngularJS
12 127 (8.11%) ASP.NET Web API
13 108 (6.90%) HTML5
14 103 (6.58%) Entity Framework
15 77 (4.92%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 69 (4.41%) WPF
17 66 (4.21%) WinForms
18 65 (4.15%) KnockoutJS
19 64 (4.09%) CSS3
20 63 (4.02%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 81 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 42 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
4 32 (2.04%) Replication
5 30 (1.92%) Clustering
5 30 (1.92%) Computer Science
5 30 (1.92%) Visualisation
6 29 (1.85%) N-Tier
7 21 (1.34%) Data Integration
8 20 (1.28%) Data Centre
9 14 (0.89%) Streaming Music
10 13 (0.83%) Client/Server
10 13 (0.83%) Inversion of Control
10 13 (0.83%) iPad
11 11 (0.70%) Cybercrime
11 11 (0.70%) Driving Licence
11 11 (0.70%) Virtual Team
12 10 (0.64%) NHS
12 10 (0.64%) Video Conferencing
13 9 (0.57%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 344 (21.97%) Windows
2 181 (11.56%) Windows Server
3 136 (8.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 93 (5.94%) Linux
5 84 (5.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 84 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 52 (3.32%) Unix
7 37 (2.36%) Windows 7
8 24 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 17 (1.09%) Windows 10
10 16 (1.02%) Android
11 12 (0.77%) Windows XP
12 11 (0.70%) Apple iOS
13 6 (0.38%) CentOS
14 5 (0.32%) Ubuntu
14 5 (0.32%) Windows 8
15 3 (0.19%) AIX
15 3 (0.19%) HPUX
15 3 (0.19%) OS/390
15 3 (0.19%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 527 (33.65%) Agile Software Development
2 474 (30.27%) MVC
3 237 (15.13%) Business Intelligence
4 178 (11.37%) ETL
5 174 (11.11%) Scrum
6 144 (9.20%) TDD
7 141 (9.00%) Web Development
8 128 (8.17%) SDLC
9 113 (7.22%) Software Engineering
10 108 (6.90%) ITIL
11 94 (6.00%) Performance Tuning
12 91 (5.81%) Mentoring
13 89 (5.68%) OO
14 83 (5.30%) Unit Testing
15 72 (4.60%) SOA
16 65 (4.15%) CRM
17 62 (3.96%) BDD
18 60 (3.83%) Project Management
19 59 (3.77%) DevOps
20 55 (3.51%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 827 (52.81%) SQL
2 693 (44.25%) C#
3 356 (22.73%) T-SQL
4 341 (21.78%) JavaScript
5 112 (7.15%) VB.NET
6 71 (4.53%) Java
6 71 (4.53%) PowerShell
7 45 (2.87%) PL/SQL
8 32 (2.04%) Python
8 32 (2.04%) VB
9 31 (1.98%) Bash Shell
10 29 (1.85%) PHP
11 26 (1.66%) Ruby
12 21 (1.34%) VBA
13 15 (0.96%) C++
14 11 (0.70%) Perl
14 11 (0.70%) VB6
15 6 (0.38%) TypeScript
16 4 (0.26%) OpenEdge ABL
16 4 (0.26%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 107 (6.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 87 (5.56%) Degree
3 27 (1.72%) Oracle Certification
4 23 (1.47%) OCP
5 21 (1.34%) MCSE
6 19 (1.21%) ISTQB
6 19 (1.21%) MCSA
7 15 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
8 14 (0.89%) Security Cleared
9 13 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
9 13 (0.83%) Citrix Certification
10 12 (0.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 11 (0.70%) CCNA
12 10 (0.64%) ISEB
13 9 (0.57%) MCP
13 9 (0.57%) MCTS
14 6 (0.38%) CCNP
15 5 (0.32%) MCDST
15 5 (0.32%) Sun Certification
15 5 (0.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (3.58%) SLA
2 52 (3.32%) QA
3 36 (2.30%) Data Quality
4 16 (1.02%) PCI DSS
5 11 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.32%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.26%) DICOM
7 4 (0.26%) HL7
7 4 (0.26%) WAI
8 3 (0.19%) COBIT
System Software
1 162 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 139 (8.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (2.49%) XenApp
4 38 (2.43%) Hyper-V
5 33 (2.11%) vSphere
6 27 (1.72%) Oracle RAC
7 23 (1.47%) XenDesktop
8 14 (0.89%) KVM
8 14 (0.89%) Xen
9 12 (0.77%) Terminal Services
10 10 (0.64%) VMware ESX
11 9 (0.57%) Terminal Server
12 6 (0.38%) Docker
13 4 (0.26%) Apache Flume
13 4 (0.26%) HDFS
13 4 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
13 4 (0.26%) XenServer
14 3 (0.19%) ISA Server
14 3 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 3 (0.19%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 49 (3.13%) SCCM
2 34 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (2.04%) SCOM
4 30 (1.92%) Puppet
5 23 (1.47%) Data Guard
5 23 (1.47%) Oracle RMAN
6 15 (0.96%) Backup Exec
7 13 (0.83%) Ansible
8 12 (0.77%) Opsview
9 11 (0.70%) Cobbler
9 11 (0.70%) Nagios
9 11 (0.70%) Tivoli
9 11 (0.70%) WSUS
10 10 (0.64%) Salt
11 9 (0.57%) Cacti
11 9 (0.57%) FortiGate
11 9 (0.57%) Grafana
11 9 (0.57%) Graphite
12 7 (0.45%) Cisco CUCM
13 6 (0.38%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 603 (38.51%) Microsoft
2 246 (15.71%) Oracle
3 196 (12.52%) VMware
4 96 (6.13%) Citrix
5 86 (5.49%) Cisco
6 38 (2.43%) Sitecore
7 34 (2.17%) HP
8 31 (1.98%) NetApp
9 28 (1.79%) Tableau
10 26 (1.66%) Avaya
11 24 (1.53%) Google
11 24 (1.53%) Red Hat
12 23 (1.47%) Symantec
13 21 (1.34%) IBM
14 19 (1.21%) SAP
15 15 (0.96%) Splunk
16 13 (0.83%) F5
16 13 (0.83%) Veeam
17 12 (0.77%) Sybase
18 11 (0.70%) Sun
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Strong Benefits package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + + very attractive package
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Inc Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £31000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits, flexi-time
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Extensive Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Recann
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Pension and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago