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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 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 855 831 930
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 17.13% 22.82% 24.95%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 53.50% 64.27% 66.19%
Number of salaries quoted 716 715 837
Average salary £36,186 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.34% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
1598 1293 1405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 32.02% 35.51% 37.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1277 1074 1242
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -3 621 £37,500 +15.38% 86
Bradford 0 76 £35,000 - 13
Huddersfield 0 40 £35,000 -2.77% 5
Wakefield -7 32 £32,500 -13.33% 5
Castleford 0 7 £26,000 +4.00%
Wetherby -1 5 £22,500 -27.41% 2
Pontefract -1 5 £28,000 -26.31% 1
Otley -3 5 £35,000 -10.25% 1
Ilkley -2 4 - - 1
Halifax -21 4 £41,250 +11.18% 4
Cleckheaton - 2 £38,250 -
Brighouse - 1 £22,500 -
SQL Server
Yorkshire

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 1060 (57.77%) .NET
2 952 (51.88%) SQL
3 845 (46.05%) C#
4 739 (40.27%) Microsoft
5 677 (36.89%) ASP.NET
6 502 (27.36%) MVC
7 495 (26.98%) T-SQL
8 469 (25.56%) HTML
9 460 (25.07%) JavaScript
10 447 (24.36%) Windows
11 406 (22.13%) SQL Server 2008
12 402 (21.91%) CSS
13 377 (20.54%) .NET Framework
14 361 (19.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 356 (19.40%) MS Excel
16 354 (19.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 341 (18.58%) Agile Software Development
18 313 (17.06%) ASP.NET MVC
19 283 (15.42%) Finance
20 282 (15.37%) jQuery
21 268 (14.60%) WCF
22 240 (13.08%) Oracle
23 232 (12.64%) Scrum
24 230 (12.53%) Business Intelligence
25 224 (12.21%) SQL Server 2005
26 218 (11.88%) SQL Server 2012
27 217 (11.83%) Team Foundation Server
28 210 (11.44%) XML
29 204 (11.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
30 200 (10.90%) Visual Studio

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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
1 136 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 123 (6.70%) IIS
3 109 (5.94%) MS Exchange
4 46 (2.51%) Exchange Server 2010
5 39 (2.13%) CMS
6 38 (2.07%) WebSphere
7 37 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2007
8 33 (1.80%) BizTalk Server
8 33 (1.80%) Tomcat
9 32 (1.74%) Apache
10 26 (1.42%) Lync
11 25 (1.36%) SharePoint 2010
12 23 (1.25%) Office Communications Server
13 21 (1.14%) MQSeries
14 20 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
15 16 (0.87%) NServiceBus
16 12 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2003
17 11 (0.60%) Umbraco
18 10 (0.54%) WordPress
19 9 (0.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 356 (19.40%) MS Excel
2 85 (4.63%) MS Office
3 13 (0.71%) Photoshop
4 12 (0.65%) PowerPivot
5 4 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.16%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.11%) PrintSoft PReS
7 2 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.054%) InDesign
8 1 (0.054%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.054%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.054%) MS Project
8 1 (0.054%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.054%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 21 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.82%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (0.44%) Oracle BPM
4 6 (0.33%) Agresso
4 6 (0.33%) Oracle Applications
5 5 (0.27%) CODA-Financials
6 4 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.16%) Line 500
8 2 (0.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.054%) Magento
9 1 (0.054%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.054%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 15 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (0.60%) SaaS
3 5 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.16%) Google Apps
4 3 (0.16%) Office 365
4 3 (0.16%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.16%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 110 (5.99%) SAN
2 55 (3.00%) Firewall
3 44 (2.40%) NAS
4 40 (2.18%) Internet
5 36 (1.96%) DNS
6 33 (1.80%) LAN
7 29 (1.58%) WAN
8 26 (1.42%) DHCP
9 21 (1.14%) Intranet
10 20 (1.09%) VPN
11 13 (0.71%) TCP/IP
12 12 (0.65%) WAAS
12 12 (0.65%) Cisco Nexus
12 12 (0.65%) HTTP
13 10 (0.54%) FTP
14 6 (0.33%) Cisco IOS
14 6 (0.33%) HTTPS
14 6 (0.33%) SSL
14 6 (0.33%) Wireless
15 5 (0.27%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 406 (22.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 361 (19.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 354 (19.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 224 (12.21%) SQL Server 2005
5 218 (11.88%) SQL Server 2012
6 204 (11.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 171 (9.32%) Data Warehouse
8 122 (6.65%) Relational Database
9 88 (4.80%) MySQL
10 73 (3.98%) Oracle Database
11 64 (3.49%) RDBMS
12 60 (3.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 35 (1.91%) PostgreSQL
14 29 (1.58%) Informix
15 25 (1.36%) OLAP
15 25 (1.36%) Riak
16 23 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
17 22 (1.20%) NoSQL
18 20 (1.09%) DTS
19 17 (0.93%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 217 (11.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 200 (10.90%) Visual Studio
3 49 (2.67%) NUnit
4 43 (2.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 37 (2.02%) MSTest
6 31 (1.69%) SpecFlow
6 31 (1.69%) Moq
7 29 (1.58%) Rhino Mocks
8 25 (1.36%) Selenium
9 22 (1.20%) Subversion
10 18 (0.98%) ReSharper
11 16 (0.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 14 (0.76%) Octopus Deploy
12 14 (0.76%) QuickTest Pro
12 14 (0.76%) Eclipse
12 14 (0.76%) Xcode
13 12 (0.65%) Maven
14 11 (0.60%) JUnit
15 10 (0.54%) FitNesse
16 9 (0.49%) Jenkins
General
1 283 (15.42%) Finance
2 75 (4.09%) Retail
3 46 (2.51%) Legal
4 34 (1.85%) Marketing
5 24 (1.31%) Banking
6 15 (0.82%) Telecoms
7 14 (0.76%) Manufacturing
7 14 (0.76%) Law
8 11 (0.60%) Publishing
9 8 (0.44%) Financial Institution
10 7 (0.38%) Advertising
11 6 (0.33%) French Language
12 3 (0.16%) Back Office
12 3 (0.16%) Electronics
12 3 (0.16%) Local Government
13 2 (0.11%) Automotive
13 2 (0.11%) Front Office
14 1 (0.054%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.054%) Games
14 1 (0.054%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1104 (60.16%) Developer
2 498 (27.14%) .NET Developer
3 229 (12.48%) C# Developer
4 206 (11.23%) Analyst
5 204 (11.12%) Software Developer
6 187 (10.19%) C# .NET Developer
7 170 (9.26%) SQL Developer
8 150 (8.17%) DBA
9 145 (7.90%) Senior Developer
10 100 (5.45%) ASP.NET Developer
11 83 (4.52%) Web Developer
11 83 (4.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 80 (4.36%) Administrator
13 73 (3.98%) Senior .NET Developer
13 73 (3.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 70 (3.81%) Support Analyst
15 67 (3.65%) .NET Software Developer
15 67 (3.65%) Junior
16 65 (3.54%) Junior Developer
17 59 (3.22%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1060 (57.77%) .NET
2 677 (36.89%) ASP.NET
3 469 (25.56%) HTML
4 402 (21.91%) CSS
5 377 (20.54%) .NET Framework
6 313 (17.06%) ASP.NET MVC
7 282 (15.37%) jQuery
8 268 (14.60%) WCF
9 210 (11.44%) XML
10 177 (9.65%) WinForms
11 171 (9.32%) Web Services
12 165 (8.99%) WPF
13 156 (8.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 115 (6.27%) HTML5
15 107 (5.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 85 (4.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 77 (4.20%) Ajax
18 60 (3.27%) JSON
19 59 (3.22%) CSS3
20 58 (3.16%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 62 (3.38%) N-Tier
2 55 (3.00%) Enterprise Software
3 52 (2.83%) Clustering
4 42 (2.29%) NHS
5 41 (2.23%) Tandem
6 37 (2.02%) Management Information System
7 35 (1.91%) Mobile App
8 33 (1.80%) Mathematics
8 33 (1.80%) Inversion of Control
9 28 (1.53%) DTV
10 27 (1.47%) Computer Science
11 25 (1.36%) iPad
12 22 (1.20%) Replication
13 18 (0.98%) GIS
14 16 (0.87%) Statistics
15 15 (0.82%) Blackberry
15 15 (0.82%) Open Source
16 10 (0.54%) iPhone
16 10 (0.54%) iSeries
16 10 (0.54%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 447 (24.36%) Windows
2 82 (4.47%) Linux
3 80 (4.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 79 (4.31%) UNIX
5 60 (3.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 49 (2.67%) Android
7 37 (2.02%) Apple iOS
8 31 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (0.82%) Windows XP
9 15 (0.82%) Windows 7
10 10 (0.54%) Windows 8
11 5 (0.27%) Debian
11 5 (0.27%) Ubuntu
12 4 (0.22%) CentOS
13 3 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.11%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.11%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.11%) SUSE
15 1 (0.054%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.054%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 502 (27.36%) MVC
2 341 (18.58%) Agile Software Development
3 232 (12.64%) Scrum
4 230 (12.53%) Business Intelligence
5 191 (10.41%) TDD
6 184 (10.03%) OO
7 136 (7.41%) ETL
8 129 (7.03%) ITIL
9 125 (6.81%) Unit Testing
10 116 (6.32%) Continuous Integration
11 113 (6.16%) Performance Tuning
12 90 (4.90%) Software Engineering
13 89 (4.85%) MVVM
14 87 (4.74%) Web Development
15 80 (4.36%) Project Management
16 77 (4.20%) OOP
17 72 (3.92%) User Acceptance Testing
17 72 (3.92%) RUP
18 68 (3.71%) Kanban
19 63 (3.43%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 952 (51.88%) SQL
2 845 (46.05%) C#
3 495 (26.98%) T-SQL
4 460 (25.07%) JavaScript
5 194 (10.57%) VB.NET
6 118 (6.43%) Java
7 91 (4.96%) VB
8 64 (3.49%) VBA
9 50 (2.72%) PowerShell
10 39 (2.13%) VB6
11 36 (1.96%) PHP
12 32 (1.74%) C++
13 30 (1.63%) PL/SQL
13 30 (1.63%) VBScript
14 25 (1.36%) C
15 18 (0.98%) Shell Script
16 15 (0.82%) Objective-C
17 12 (0.65%) Perl
18 9 (0.49%) Python
19 6 (0.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 173 (9.43%) Degree
2 70 (3.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 53 (2.89%) MCSE
4 40 (2.18%) MCITP
5 34 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
6 30 (1.63%) CCNA
7 23 (1.25%) MCP
8 21 (1.14%) MCSA
9 20 (1.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 18 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
11 16 (0.87%) ISEB
11 16 (0.87%) CCA
11 16 (0.87%) Citrix Certification
12 12 (0.65%) NCDA
12 12 (0.65%) NCIE
12 12 (0.65%) VTSP
13 11 (0.60%) MCTS
14 8 (0.44%) VCAP
14 8 (0.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 7 (0.38%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (5.01%) QA
2 70 (3.81%) SLA
3 16 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.38%) HL7
5 4 (0.22%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.16%) TickIT
6 3 (0.16%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.054%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 150 (8.17%) Active Directory
2 96 (5.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (3.43%) Hyper-V
4 35 (1.91%) XenApp
5 27 (1.47%) XenServer
6 23 (1.25%) VMware ESX
7 18 (0.98%) vSphere
8 17 (0.93%) Terminal Services
9 13 (0.71%) Oracle RMAN
9 13 (0.71%) XenDesktop
10 12 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
10 12 (0.65%) vCloud
11 4 (0.22%) VMware Server
11 4 (0.22%) VMware Workstation
12 2 (0.11%) Xen
12 2 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.11%) Forefront TMG
12 2 (0.11%) UAG
12 2 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.054%) NFS
Systems Management
1 32 (1.74%) SCCM
2 14 (0.76%) Data Guard
3 13 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
4 9 (0.49%) SCOM
5 8 (0.44%) Norton AntiVirus
6 7 (0.38%) Foglight
6 7 (0.38%) Backup Exec
6 7 (0.38%) WSUS
7 5 (0.27%) Nagios
8 4 (0.22%) Puppet
8 4 (0.22%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 3 (0.16%) NetBackup
9 3 (0.16%) Opsview
10 2 (0.11%) SCVMM
10 2 (0.11%) WMI
10 2 (0.11%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.11%) Plesk
10 2 (0.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 2 (0.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 2 (0.11%) MOM
Vendors
1 739 (40.27%) Microsoft
2 240 (13.08%) Oracle
3 143 (7.79%) VMware
4 81 (4.41%) Citrix
5 52 (2.83%) NetApp
6 51 (2.78%) Cisco
7 48 (2.62%) Business Objects
8 37 (2.02%) IBM
9 28 (1.53%) HP
10 27 (1.47%) CommVault
11 25 (1.36%) Apple
12 23 (1.25%) AppSense
12 23 (1.25%) EnterpriseDB
13 20 (1.09%) SAP
14 17 (0.93%) EMC
15 16 (0.87%) MicroStrategy
15 16 (0.87%) Symantec
16 12 (0.65%) Informatica
17 9 (0.49%) Cognos
17 9 (0.49%) Tableau
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Blue chip package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £28000 - £50000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable, Plus B
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £28,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum excellent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Prospectus IT Recruitment
Salary: £27000.00 - £30000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, Yorkshire
West Yorkshire Police
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday