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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 861 971 953
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 19.54% 19.58% 25.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 63.22% 58.25% 69.97%
Number of salaries quoted 749 899 800
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,700 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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
1362 1667 1362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 30.91% 33.61% 37.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1148 1418 1117
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015. 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 -1 592 £37,500 - 75
Bradford +4 161 £40,000 +10.34% 20
Wakefield -2 25 £32,500 -13.33% 6
Huddersfield -4 25 £38,750 +1.97% 8
Halifax +2 12 £40,500 -2.40% 3
Keighley - 5 £32,500 - 1
Otley 0 2 £30,000 +42.85% 1
Cleckheaton -1 2 £25,000 +6.38%
Dewsbury - 2 £40,000 -
Bingley - 2 - -
Castleford 0 1 £22,500 -13.46% 1
Pontefract -5 1 £37,500 -
SQL Server
Yorkshire

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 1095 (60.43%) SQL
2 1039 (57.34%) .NET
3 892 (49.23%) C#
4 732 (40.40%) ASP.NET
5 716 (39.51%) Microsoft
6 605 (33.39%) Agile Software Development
7 540 (29.80%) MVC
8 506 (27.92%) T-SQL
9 429 (23.68%) JavaScript
10 422 (23.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 411 (22.68%) HTML
12 409 (22.57%) MS Excel
13 396 (21.85%) Windows
13 396 (21.85%) ASP.NET MVC
14 333 (18.38%) Business Intelligence
15 331 (18.27%) Finance
16 324 (17.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 313 (17.27%) CSS
18 312 (17.22%) SQL Server 2008
19 284 (15.67%) .NET Framework
20 232 (12.80%) Visual Studio
21 229 (12.64%) Scrum
22 226 (12.47%) XML
23 218 (12.03%) WCF
24 217 (11.98%) SQL Server 2012
24 217 (11.98%) VB.NET
24 217 (11.98%) Data Warehouse
25 205 (11.31%) Team Foundation Server
26 204 (11.26%) TDD
27 196 (10.82%) Oracle

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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
1 125 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 116 (6.40%) MS Exchange
3 108 (5.96%) IIS
4 44 (2.43%) Exchange Server 2013
4 44 (2.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 43 (2.37%) BizTalk Server
6 36 (1.99%) CMS
7 33 (1.82%) Lync
8 31 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2007
9 27 (1.49%) SAS
10 23 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
11 22 (1.21%) Apache
12 17 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
13 16 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
14 15 (0.83%) JBoss
15 10 (0.55%) NServiceBus
15 10 (0.55%) WordPress
15 10 (0.55%) WebSphere
16 9 (0.50%) OpenEdge
17 8 (0.44%) Node.js
Applications
1 409 (22.57%) MS Excel
2 64 (3.53%) MS Office
3 25 (1.38%) Photoshop
4 23 (1.27%) PowerPivot
5 14 (0.77%) SPSS
6 12 (0.66%) MS Visio
7 9 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
9 2 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.11%) FastStats
10 1 (0.055%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.055%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 36 (1.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (0.44%) Infor CRM
3 8 (0.44%) Tesseract
4 6 (0.33%) Unica
5 3 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.11%) Adobe Campaign
6 2 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.11%) Line 500
6 2 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.055%) Maximo
7 1 (0.055%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.055%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 48 (2.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (1.38%) Office 365
3 20 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (0.66%) SaaS
5 2 (0.11%) PaaS
6 1 (0.055%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.055%) Heroku
6 1 (0.055%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 99 (5.46%) SAN
2 52 (2.87%) Firewall
3 46 (2.54%) DNS
3 46 (2.54%) WAN
4 45 (2.48%) LAN
5 42 (2.32%) Internet
5 42 (2.32%) VPN
6 37 (2.04%) NAS
7 31 (1.71%) Intranet
8 30 (1.66%) TCP/IP
8 30 (1.66%) VoIP
9 23 (1.27%) Unified Communications
10 20 (1.10%) Wireless
11 17 (0.94%) DHCP
12 16 (0.88%) Cisco ASA
12 16 (0.88%) FTP
13 9 (0.50%) Telepresence
14 8 (0.44%) BGP
14 8 (0.44%) MPLS
14 8 (0.44%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 422 (23.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 324 (17.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 312 (17.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 217 (11.98%) SQL Server 2012
4 217 (11.98%) Data Warehouse
5 175 (9.66%) SQL Server 2005
6 167 (9.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 106 (5.85%) MySQL
8 98 (5.41%) Relational Database
9 56 (3.09%) Big Data
10 50 (2.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 36 (1.99%) QlikView
12 29 (1.60%) Oracle Database
13 28 (1.55%) Data Mining
13 28 (1.55%) OLAP
14 22 (1.21%) RDBMS
15 21 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
16 20 (1.10%) OLAP Cube
17 18 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
17 18 (0.99%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 232 (12.80%) Visual Studio
2 205 (11.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 91 (5.02%) Moq
4 67 (3.70%) ReSharper
5 56 (3.09%) SoapUI
6 51 (2.81%) NUnit
7 40 (2.21%) MSTest
8 37 (2.04%) Subversion
9 27 (1.49%) Rhino Mocks
10 25 (1.38%) Git (software)
11 23 (1.27%) Xcode
12 21 (1.16%) Eclipse
12 21 (1.16%) SpecFlow
13 20 (1.10%) Selenium
14 16 (0.88%) JUnit
15 12 (0.66%) FitNesse
16 11 (0.61%) Oracle APEX
16 11 (0.61%) Octopus Deploy
17 9 (0.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
18 6 (0.33%) Maven
General
1 331 (18.27%) Finance
2 118 (6.51%) Retail
3 59 (3.26%) Pharmaceutical
4 47 (2.59%) Legal
5 35 (1.93%) Marketing
6 21 (1.16%) Telecoms
7 18 (0.99%) Publishing
8 15 (0.83%) Banking
9 13 (0.72%) Games
10 12 (0.66%) Manufacturing
11 11 (0.61%) Back Office
12 5 (0.28%) Advertising
12 5 (0.28%) Automotive
13 4 (0.22%) Local Government
13 4 (0.22%) French Language
13 4 (0.22%) Front Office
14 3 (0.17%) Electronics
15 2 (0.11%) Law
16 1 (0.055%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1024 (56.51%) Developer
2 415 (22.90%) .NET Developer
3 235 (12.97%) Analyst
4 234 (12.91%) Senior Developer
5 196 (10.82%) Software Developer
6 165 (9.11%) DBA
7 147 (8.11%) SQL DBA
8 133 (7.34%) C# Developer
9 106 (5.85%) C# .NET Developer
10 103 (5.68%) SQL Developer
11 90 (4.97%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 79 (4.36%) SQL Server DBA
13 78 (4.30%) Software Engineer
14 67 (3.70%) Administrator
14 67 (3.70%) Senior .NET Developer
15 62 (3.42%) Lead Developer
16 60 (3.31%) Junior
17 56 (3.09%) Architect
18 54 (2.98%) Web Developer
18 54 (2.98%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1039 (57.34%) .NET
2 732 (40.40%) ASP.NET
3 411 (22.68%) HTML
4 396 (21.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 313 (17.27%) CSS
6 284 (15.67%) .NET Framework
7 226 (12.47%) XML
8 218 (12.03%) WCF
9 194 (10.71%) jQuery
10 180 (9.93%) WinForms
11 151 (8.33%) Entity Framework
12 150 (8.28%) WPF
13 136 (7.51%) Web Services
14 131 (7.23%) HTML5
15 107 (5.91%) AngularJS
16 100 (5.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 91 (5.02%) Ajax
18 71 (3.92%) ASP.NET Web API
19 55 (3.04%) LINQ
20 52 (2.87%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 73 (4.03%) Enterprise Software
2 65 (3.59%) Analytical Skills
3 64 (3.53%) Replication
4 59 (3.26%) Clustering
5 56 (3.09%) Private Cloud
6 55 (3.04%) Mobile App
7 48 (2.65%) Data Centre
8 44 (2.43%) NHS
9 37 (2.04%) Management Information System
10 34 (1.88%) Computer Science
11 33 (1.82%) Visualisation
12 32 (1.77%) Data Integration
13 28 (1.55%) Inversion of Control
14 24 (1.32%) Mathematics
15 20 (1.10%) Social Network
16 18 (0.99%) Client/Server
17 17 (0.94%) iPad
18 16 (0.88%) E-Learning
19 14 (0.77%) Social Media
19 14 (0.77%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 396 (21.85%) Windows
2 103 (5.68%) Android
3 86 (4.75%) Apple iOS
4 77 (4.25%) UNIX
5 76 (4.19%) Linux
6 68 (3.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 68 (3.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 43 (2.37%) Windows Server 2003
8 27 (1.49%) Windows 7
9 17 (0.94%) Windows Mobile
10 12 (0.66%) Windows XP
11 10 (0.55%) AIX
12 9 (0.50%) Mac OS
12 9 (0.50%) Windows 8
13 4 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.11%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.11%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.11%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.11%) Windows CE
14 2 (0.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 605 (33.39%) Agile Software Development
2 540 (29.80%) MVC
3 333 (18.38%) Business Intelligence
4 229 (12.64%) Scrum
5 204 (11.26%) TDD
6 188 (10.38%) OO
7 151 (8.33%) ITIL
8 141 (7.78%) Software Engineering
9 127 (7.01%) Mentoring
10 117 (6.46%) ETL
11 111 (6.13%) OOP
12 106 (5.85%) SDLC
13 102 (5.63%) Unit Testing
14 101 (5.57%) Continuous Integration
14 101 (5.57%) Analytics
15 98 (5.41%) Performance Tuning
16 76 (4.19%) Migration
17 75 (4.14%) CRM
18 74 (4.08%) Coaching
19 70 (3.86%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1095 (60.43%) SQL
2 892 (49.23%) C#
3 506 (27.92%) T-SQL
4 429 (23.68%) JavaScript
5 217 (11.98%) VB.NET
6 107 (5.91%) Java
7 103 (5.68%) VB
8 39 (2.15%) VB6
9 35 (1.93%) C++
10 28 (1.55%) PowerShell
10 28 (1.55%) Objective-C
11 26 (1.43%) VBA
12 24 (1.32%) PHP
13 16 (0.88%) PL/SQL
13 16 (0.88%) VBScript
14 14 (0.77%) Python
15 12 (0.66%) R
16 10 (0.55%) Shell Script
16 10 (0.55%) C
17 9 (0.50%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 174 (9.60%) Degree
2 126 (6.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 49 (2.70%) MCSE
4 46 (2.54%) MCP
5 36 (1.99%) MCSA
6 28 (1.55%) MCITP
7 26 (1.43%) CCA
7 26 (1.43%) Citrix Certification
8 22 (1.21%) MCTS
9 20 (1.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 17 (0.94%) Security Cleared
11 15 (0.83%) ISEB
12 14 (0.77%) MCAD
12 14 (0.77%) MCSD
13 13 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
13 13 (0.72%) SC Cleared
14 12 (0.66%) ISTQB
15 11 (0.61%) CCNA
16 10 (0.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 9 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (2.70%) SLA
2 43 (2.37%) QA
3 28 (1.55%) Data Quality
4 10 (0.55%) SNOMED CT
5 8 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.11%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.11%) HL7
System Software
1 143 (7.89%) Active Directory
2 99 (5.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 88 (4.86%) Hyper-V
4 54 (2.98%) XenApp
5 42 (2.32%) vSphere
6 22 (1.21%) XenServer
7 21 (1.16%) VMware ESX
8 19 (1.05%) XenDesktop
9 17 (0.94%) Terminal Services
10 8 (0.44%) VMware Server
11 5 (0.28%) ISA Server
11 5 (0.28%) UAG
12 3 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
12 3 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (0.11%) Terminal Server
13 2 (0.11%) NFS
14 1 (0.055%) MetaFrame
14 1 (0.055%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 1 (0.055%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 1 (0.055%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 23 (1.27%) SCCM
2 22 (1.21%) SCOM
3 18 (0.99%) Backup Exec
4 13 (0.72%) Norton AntiVirus
5 7 (0.39%) Opsview
6 4 (0.22%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.17%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (0.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (0.17%) WSUS
7 3 (0.17%) Data Guard
8 2 (0.11%) SolarWinds Orion
8 2 (0.11%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.11%) OpenView
9 1 (0.055%) Nagios
9 1 (0.055%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.055%) Puppet
9 1 (0.055%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.055%) logstash
9 1 (0.055%) Graylog
9 1 (0.055%) vMotion
Vendors
1 716 (39.51%) Microsoft
2 196 (10.82%) Oracle
3 145 (8.00%) VMware
4 79 (4.36%) Citrix
5 77 (4.25%) Apple
6 71 (3.92%) Cisco
7 37 (2.04%) NetApp
8 35 (1.93%) Business Objects
9 30 (1.66%) Xamarin
9 30 (1.66%) CheckPoint
10 29 (1.60%) IBM
10 29 (1.60%) Tableau
10 29 (1.60%) Facebook
11 27 (1.49%) HP
12 23 (1.27%) Dell
12 23 (1.27%) Twitter
13 21 (1.16%) CommVault
14 20 (1.10%) Google
15 19 (1.05%) SAP
16 18 (0.99%) Veeam
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 3 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Medisoft Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum d.o.e with pension and generous holiday allow
Posted: 7 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Authentic Recruitment
Salary: £18,000- £24,000
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: Package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Up to £60,000 (dependent on experiance)
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday