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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 7 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 977 878 800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 20.46% 18.02% 22.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 63.28% 54.26% 64.15%
Number of salaries quoted 856 746 671
Average salary £38,000 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.10% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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
1544 1618 1247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 32.33% 33.21% 35.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1290 1312 1006
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +2 676 £40,000 +9.58% 79
Bradford +4 176 £38,000 +8.57% 15
Huddersfield -2 33 £37,000 +5.71% 6
Wakefield +1 28 £32,500 -7.14% 3
Halifax 0 14 £37,500 -12.79% 7
Castleford +2 8 £22,500 -13.46% 1
Keighley - 6 £32,500 -
Pudsey - 4 £35,000 - 1
Brighouse -1 3 £24,000 +6.66% 2
Bingley - 3 £22,500 - 1
Otley +4 2 £30,000 -14.28%
Wetherby 0 1 £35,500 +13.60%
Pontefract -3 1 £37,500 -3.84% 1
SQL Server
Yorkshire

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (56.91%) .NET
2 1057 (54.94%) SQL
3 946 (49.17%) C#
4 740 (38.46%) ASP.NET
5 701 (36.43%) Microsoft
6 622 (32.33%) Agile Software Development
7 556 (28.90%) MVC
8 514 (26.72%) T-SQL
9 485 (25.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 465 (24.17%) JavaScript
11 420 (21.83%) HTML
12 401 (20.84%) ASP.NET MVC
13 393 (20.43%) Windows
14 386 (20.06%) MS Excel
15 343 (17.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 327 (17.00%) CSS
17 317 (16.48%) Business Intelligence
18 310 (16.11%) Finance
19 294 (15.28%) SQL Server 2008
20 281 (14.60%) Visual Studio
21 267 (13.88%) .NET Framework
22 242 (12.58%) SQL Server 2012
23 241 (12.53%) Data Warehouse
24 235 (12.21%) Oracle
24 235 (12.21%) Scrum
25 231 (12.01%) TDD
26 223 (11.59%) WCF
27 204 (10.60%) Team Foundation Server
28 203 (10.55%) XML
29 197 (10.24%) jQuery

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 126 (6.55%) SharePoint
2 116 (6.03%) IIS
3 99 (5.15%) MS Exchange
4 60 (3.12%) CMS
5 35 (1.82%) Lync
6 34 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2010
7 30 (1.56%) Apache
8 29 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2013
9 22 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
10 20 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2007
11 19 (0.99%) SAS
11 19 (0.99%) JBoss
12 17 (0.88%) Umbraco
13 16 (0.83%) Node.js
14 12 (0.62%) WordPress
14 12 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2003
15 11 (0.57%) WebSphere
16 10 (0.52%) Drupal
16 10 (0.52%) NServiceBus
16 10 (0.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 386 (20.06%) MS Excel
2 65 (3.38%) MS Office
3 28 (1.46%) PowerPivot
4 18 (0.94%) Photoshop
5 12 (0.62%) MS Visio
6 10 (0.52%) SPSS
7 5 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.10%) FastStats
9 2 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.10%) MS Project
10 1 (0.052%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.052%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 49 (2.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (1.25%) Dynamics AX
3 13 (0.68%) Infor CRM
3 13 (0.68%) Tesseract
4 6 (0.31%) Unica
5 3 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.10%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.10%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.10%) Line 500
6 2 (0.10%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.10%) Adobe Campaign
6 2 (0.10%) Scribe Insight
7 1 (0.052%) Magento
7 1 (0.052%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 60 (3.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (1.30%) Office 365
4 15 (0.78%) SaaS
5 2 (0.10%) PaaS
6 1 (0.052%) Heroku
6 1 (0.052%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.052%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 89 (4.63%) SAN
2 65 (3.38%) WAN
3 64 (3.33%) LAN
4 48 (2.49%) Firewall
5 47 (2.44%) DNS
6 44 (2.29%) Internet
7 35 (1.82%) NAS
8 32 (1.66%) VPN
9 30 (1.56%) TCP/IP
10 27 (1.40%) Intranet
11 25 (1.30%) Unified Communications
12 22 (1.14%) VoIP
13 20 (1.04%) DHCP
14 13 (0.68%) FTP
15 12 (0.62%) Cisco ASA
16 9 (0.47%) Telepresence
17 8 (0.42%) Cisco IOS
17 8 (0.42%) Network Security
18 7 (0.36%) Wireless
18 7 (0.36%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 485 (25.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 343 (17.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 294 (15.28%) SQL Server 2008
4 242 (12.58%) SQL Server 2012
5 241 (12.53%) Data Warehouse
6 180 (9.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 169 (8.78%) SQL Server 2005
8 121 (6.29%) Relational Database
9 105 (5.46%) MySQL
10 60 (3.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 39 (2.03%) OLAP
11 39 (2.03%) RDBMS
12 32 (1.66%) QlikView
12 32 (1.66%) BusinessObjects
13 30 (1.56%) Oracle Database
14 27 (1.40%) Data Mining
15 24 (1.25%) Big Data
16 21 (1.09%) OLAP Cube
16 21 (1.09%) MongoDB
17 20 (1.04%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 281 (14.60%) Visual Studio
2 204 (10.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 63 (3.27%) Moq
4 57 (2.96%) NUnit
5 47 (2.44%) MSTest
6 36 (1.87%) Git (software)
7 34 (1.77%) Subversion
8 31 (1.61%) Rhino Mocks
9 30 (1.56%) ReSharper
10 27 (1.40%) SoapUI
11 23 (1.20%) JUnit
12 22 (1.14%) Selenium
13 13 (0.68%) Xcode
14 10 (0.52%) Maven
14 10 (0.52%) Oracle APEX
15 9 (0.47%) Eclipse
15 9 (0.47%) Octopus Deploy
16 8 (0.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 7 (0.36%) Mercurial
17 7 (0.36%) Jasmine
General
1 310 (16.11%) Finance
2 85 (4.42%) Retail
3 49 (2.55%) Marketing
4 45 (2.34%) Pharmaceutical
5 37 (1.92%) Manufacturing
6 35 (1.82%) Legal
7 29 (1.51%) Telecoms
8 21 (1.09%) Back Office
9 14 (0.73%) Games
10 11 (0.57%) Banking
11 10 (0.52%) Law
11 10 (0.52%) Publishing
12 4 (0.21%) Local Government
12 4 (0.21%) Front Office
12 4 (0.21%) Automotive
13 3 (0.16%) Electronics
13 3 (0.16%) Advertising
14 1 (0.052%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1103 (57.33%) Developer
2 469 (24.38%) .NET Developer
3 253 (13.15%) Senior Developer
4 232 (12.06%) Analyst
5 173 (8.99%) Software Developer
6 172 (8.94%) DBA
7 143 (7.43%) SQL DBA
8 135 (7.02%) C# Developer
9 108 (5.61%) SQL Developer
9 108 (5.61%) C# .NET Developer
10 105 (5.46%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 88 (4.57%) Administrator
12 81 (4.21%) Software Engineer
13 75 (3.90%) Senior .NET Developer
14 70 (3.64%) Lead Developer
15 68 (3.53%) Junior
15 68 (3.53%) Architect
16 66 (3.43%) SQL Server DBA
17 57 (2.96%) Junior Developer
18 55 (2.86%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1095 (56.91%) .NET
2 740 (38.46%) ASP.NET
3 420 (21.83%) HTML
4 401 (20.84%) ASP.NET MVC
5 327 (17.00%) CSS
6 267 (13.88%) .NET Framework
7 223 (11.59%) WCF
8 203 (10.55%) XML
9 197 (10.24%) jQuery
10 192 (9.98%) WinForms
11 160 (8.32%) Web Services
12 159 (8.26%) Entity Framework
13 138 (7.17%) AngularJS
14 118 (6.13%) HTML5
15 114 (5.93%) WPF
16 85 (4.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 80 (4.16%) ASP.NET Web API
18 70 (3.64%) Ajax
19 69 (3.59%) LINQ
19 69 (3.59%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 82 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
2 61 (3.17%) Clustering
3 60 (3.12%) Replication
4 59 (3.07%) Enterprise Software
5 48 (2.49%) Computer Science
6 47 (2.44%) Management Information System
7 45 (2.34%) Visualisation
8 43 (2.23%) Data Integration
9 38 (1.98%) Mobile App
10 34 (1.77%) NHS
11 32 (1.66%) Data Centre
11 32 (1.66%) Inversion of Control
12 30 (1.56%) Client/Server
13 29 (1.51%) N-Tier
14 24 (1.25%) Private Cloud
15 21 (1.09%) User Experience
16 17 (0.88%) GIS
16 17 (0.88%) E-Learning
16 17 (0.88%) Informatics
17 16 (0.83%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 393 (20.43%) Windows
2 94 (4.89%) Linux
3 82 (4.26%) Android
4 68 (3.53%) Apple iOS
5 67 (3.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 65 (3.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 57 (2.96%) UNIX
8 34 (1.77%) Windows 7
9 30 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
10 15 (0.78%) Windows Mobile
10 15 (0.78%) Windows 8
11 12 (0.62%) Windows XP
11 12 (0.62%) AIX
12 10 (0.52%) Solaris
13 9 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 8 (0.42%) HPUX
15 6 (0.31%) Mac OS
16 4 (0.21%) Windows CE
17 3 (0.16%) Ubuntu
18 2 (0.10%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 622 (32.33%) Agile Software Development
2 556 (28.90%) MVC
3 317 (16.48%) Business Intelligence
4 235 (12.21%) Scrum
5 231 (12.01%) TDD
6 163 (8.47%) Mentoring
7 157 (8.16%) OO
8 151 (7.85%) Software Engineering
9 150 (7.80%) ITIL
10 148 (7.69%) ETL
11 123 (6.39%) Continuous Integration
12 121 (6.29%) Unit Testing
13 117 (6.08%) Migration
14 116 (6.03%) SDLC
15 104 (5.41%) OOP
16 103 (5.35%) Performance Tuning
17 96 (4.99%) CRM
18 95 (4.94%) SOA
19 81 (4.21%) Coaching
20 79 (4.11%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1057 (54.94%) SQL
2 946 (49.17%) C#
3 514 (26.72%) T-SQL
4 465 (24.17%) JavaScript
5 192 (9.98%) VB.NET
6 126 (6.55%) Java
7 105 (5.46%) VB
8 52 (2.70%) PowerShell
9 51 (2.65%) VB6
9 51 (2.65%) C++
10 34 (1.77%) PHP
11 23 (1.20%) VBA
12 21 (1.09%) Python
13 20 (1.04%) PL/SQL
14 19 (0.99%) VBScript
15 15 (0.78%) Objective-C
16 14 (0.73%) X++
17 8 (0.42%) R
17 8 (0.42%) C
18 6 (0.31%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 193 (10.03%) Degree
2 89 (4.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (1.20%) ISEB
3 23 (1.20%) MCP
4 20 (1.04%) MCSE
4 20 (1.04%) ISTQB
5 15 (0.78%) Security Cleared
6 14 (0.73%) MCSA
7 13 (0.68%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 12 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (0.62%) MCTS
9 11 (0.57%) MCITP
10 10 (0.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 10 (0.52%) SC Cleared
10 10 (0.52%) MCDBA
10 10 (0.52%) CCNA
11 9 (0.47%) CCA
11 9 (0.47%) Citrix Certification
11 9 (0.47%) SAS Certification
12 8 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (2.44%) QA
1 47 (2.44%) SLA
2 42 (2.18%) Data Quality
3 15 (0.78%) SNOMED CT
4 9 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.31%) HL7
6 1 (0.052%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 128 (6.65%) Active Directory
2 84 (4.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (2.70%) Hyper-V
4 40 (2.08%) vSphere
5 34 (1.77%) XenApp
6 21 (1.09%) VMware ESX
7 18 (0.94%) XenServer
8 15 (0.78%) Terminal Services
9 10 (0.52%) XenDesktop
10 8 (0.42%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 7 (0.36%) UAG
11 7 (0.36%) KVM
11 7 (0.36%) Xen
11 7 (0.36%) ISA Server
12 5 (0.26%) VMware Server
13 2 (0.10%) NFS
13 2 (0.10%) Oracle RAC
14 1 (0.052%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 1 (0.052%) MetaFrame
14 1 (0.052%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 30 (1.56%) SCCM
2 27 (1.40%) SCOM
3 15 (0.78%) Backup Exec
4 10 (0.52%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (0.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (0.21%) Opsview
6 4 (0.21%) WSUS
7 2 (0.10%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.10%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.10%) Data Guard
7 2 (0.10%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.052%) Puppet
8 1 (0.052%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.052%) logstash
8 1 (0.052%) Graylog
8 1 (0.052%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.052%) Nagios
8 1 (0.052%) ARCserve
8 1 (0.052%) OpenView
8 1 (0.052%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 701 (36.43%) Microsoft
2 235 (12.21%) Oracle
3 126 (6.55%) VMware
4 68 (3.53%) Cisco
5 57 (2.96%) Citrix
6 45 (2.34%) Xamarin
7 43 (2.23%) Apple
8 37 (1.92%) IBM
9 35 (1.82%) NetApp
10 34 (1.77%) Tableau
11 33 (1.72%) Sitecore
12 28 (1.46%) HP
13 25 (1.30%) SAP
13 25 (1.30%) CheckPoint
14 24 (1.25%) Facebook
15 21 (1.09%) Google
16 17 (0.88%) Sage
17 16 (0.83%) Twitter
17 16 (0.83%) Dell Compellent
18 15 (0.78%) Teradata
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