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

Location
3 months to
3 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 991 918 862
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 21.20% 18.63% 24.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 64.56% 54.90% 66.93%
Number of salaries quoted 866 805 710
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +6.08%
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
1535 1672 1288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 32.84% 33.94% 36.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1293 1373 1033
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 £60,000 £47,500 £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 3 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 3 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 +1 675 £40,000 +6.66% 100
Bradford +5 189 £38,000 +8.57% 22
Huddersfield -4 34 £37,000 +5.71% 5
Wakefield -2 33 £32,500 -13.33% 5
Halifax -4 11 £35,500 -19.31% 5
Keighley - 6 £32,500 -
Castleford +2 4 £22,500 -13.46% 1
Pudsey - 3 £35,000 - 2
Bingley - 2 - -
Cleckheaton - 2 £25,000 -
Otley - 2 £30,000 -
Wetherby +3 1 £35,500 -5.33% 2
Pontefract -4 1 £37,500 -3.84%
SQL Server
Yorkshire

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 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 1122 (57.45%) .NET
2 1102 (56.43%) SQL
3 965 (49.41%) C#
4 774 (39.63%) ASP.NET
5 738 (37.79%) Microsoft
6 625 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
7 586 (30.01%) MVC
8 532 (27.24%) T-SQL
9 484 (24.78%) JavaScript
10 466 (23.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 433 (22.17%) HTML
12 424 (21.71%) ASP.NET MVC
13 422 (21.61%) Windows
14 399 (20.43%) MS Excel
15 355 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 345 (17.67%) CSS
17 324 (16.59%) Finance
18 323 (16.54%) Business Intelligence
19 315 (16.13%) SQL Server 2008
20 291 (14.90%) .NET Framework
21 280 (14.34%) Visual Studio
22 244 (12.49%) TDD
23 238 (12.19%) Scrum
24 230 (11.78%) Oracle
24 230 (11.78%) WCF
25 229 (11.73%) Data Warehouse
26 227 (11.62%) SQL Server 2012
27 220 (11.26%) XML
28 211 (10.80%) jQuery
29 210 (10.75%) VB.NET

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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
1 137 (7.01%) SharePoint
2 119 (6.09%) MS Exchange
2 119 (6.09%) IIS
3 52 (2.66%) CMS
4 42 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2010
5 38 (1.95%) Lync
5 38 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2013
6 31 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
7 28 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2007
8 27 (1.38%) Apache
9 25 (1.28%) SAS
10 20 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2003
11 17 (0.87%) JBoss
12 13 (0.67%) Umbraco
13 12 (0.61%) Node.js
13 12 (0.61%) NServiceBus
13 12 (0.61%) WordPress
14 11 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
14 11 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
15 10 (0.51%) Drupal
Applications
1 399 (20.43%) MS Excel
2 69 (3.53%) MS Office
3 25 (1.28%) PowerPivot
4 21 (1.08%) Photoshop
5 13 (0.67%) SPSS
6 12 (0.61%) MS Visio
7 8 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
9 2 (0.10%) MS Project
9 2 (0.10%) FastStats
9 2 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.051%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.051%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 46 (2.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (1.13%) Dynamics AX
3 12 (0.61%) Infor CRM
3 12 (0.61%) Tesseract
4 6 (0.31%) Unica
5 3 (0.15%) 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
7 1 (0.051%) Scribe Insight
7 1 (0.051%) Magento
7 1 (0.051%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 55 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (1.48%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (1.48%) Office 365
3 14 (0.72%) SaaS
4 2 (0.10%) PaaS
5 1 (0.051%) Heroku
5 1 (0.051%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.051%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 107 (5.48%) SAN
2 64 (3.28%) WAN
3 63 (3.23%) LAN
4 55 (2.82%) DNS
4 55 (2.82%) Firewall
5 51 (2.61%) Internet
6 39 (2.00%) VPN
7 37 (1.89%) NAS
8 34 (1.74%) TCP/IP
8 34 (1.74%) Intranet
9 28 (1.43%) VoIP
10 25 (1.28%) Unified Communications
11 22 (1.13%) DHCP
12 20 (1.02%) FTP
13 17 (0.87%) Cisco ASA
14 14 (0.72%) Wireless
15 9 (0.46%) HTTPS
15 9 (0.46%) Telepresence
16 8 (0.41%) SSH
16 8 (0.41%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 466 (23.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 355 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 315 (16.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 229 (11.73%) Data Warehouse
5 227 (11.62%) SQL Server 2012
6 186 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
7 178 (9.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 107 (5.48%) MySQL
9 104 (5.33%) Relational Database
10 57 (2.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 37 (1.89%) QlikView
11 37 (1.89%) OLAP
12 32 (1.64%) Big Data
13 27 (1.38%) Oracle Database
14 26 (1.33%) Data Mining
14 26 (1.33%) RDBMS
15 23 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
16 21 (1.08%) SQL Server 2000
17 20 (1.02%) OLAP Cube
18 17 (0.87%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 280 (14.34%) Visual Studio
2 208 (10.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 71 (3.64%) Moq
4 56 (2.87%) NUnit
5 45 (2.30%) MSTest
6 39 (2.00%) ReSharper
7 36 (1.84%) Subversion
8 32 (1.64%) SoapUI
9 31 (1.59%) Rhino Mocks
10 30 (1.54%) Git (software)
11 22 (1.13%) JUnit
12 21 (1.08%) Selenium
13 20 (1.02%) Xcode
14 17 (0.87%) Eclipse
15 11 (0.56%) Maven
15 11 (0.56%) Oracle APEX
16 10 (0.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 7 (0.36%) Octopus Deploy
18 6 (0.31%) SpecFlow
19 5 (0.26%) Jasmine
General
1 324 (16.59%) Finance
2 92 (4.71%) Retail
3 42 (2.15%) Pharmaceutical
4 40 (2.05%) Marketing
4 40 (2.05%) Legal
5 31 (1.59%) Manufacturing
6 26 (1.33%) Telecoms
7 17 (0.87%) Back Office
7 17 (0.87%) Publishing
8 13 (0.67%) Games
9 10 (0.51%) Banking
10 6 (0.31%) Advertising
11 4 (0.20%) Local Government
11 4 (0.20%) Front Office
11 4 (0.20%) Automotive
12 3 (0.15%) Law
12 3 (0.15%) Electronics
13 1 (0.051%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.051%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1115 (57.09%) Developer
2 475 (24.32%) .NET Developer
3 245 (12.54%) Senior Developer
4 237 (12.14%) Analyst
5 182 (9.32%) Software Developer
6 172 (8.81%) DBA
7 148 (7.58%) SQL DBA
8 145 (7.42%) C# Developer
9 116 (5.94%) C# .NET Developer
10 108 (5.53%) SQL Developer
11 98 (5.02%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 79 (4.05%) Administrator
13 77 (3.94%) Software Engineer
14 74 (3.79%) Lead Developer
15 73 (3.74%) SQL Server DBA
16 72 (3.69%) Senior .NET Developer
17 69 (3.53%) Architect
18 61 (3.12%) Junior
19 56 (2.87%) Web Developer
20 52 (2.66%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1122 (57.45%) .NET
2 774 (39.63%) ASP.NET
3 433 (22.17%) HTML
4 424 (21.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 345 (17.67%) CSS
6 291 (14.90%) .NET Framework
7 230 (11.78%) WCF
8 220 (11.26%) XML
9 211 (10.80%) jQuery
10 204 (10.45%) WinForms
11 169 (8.65%) Entity Framework
12 161 (8.24%) Web Services
13 135 (6.91%) AngularJS
14 130 (6.66%) WPF
15 125 (6.40%) HTML5
16 99 (5.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 84 (4.30%) Ajax
18 80 (4.10%) ASP.NET Web API
19 71 (3.64%) LINQ
20 62 (3.17%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 80 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
2 63 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
3 62 (3.17%) Replication
4 59 (3.02%) Clustering
5 48 (2.46%) Mobile App
6 44 (2.25%) Visualisation
6 44 (2.25%) Computer Science
7 41 (2.10%) Management Information System
7 41 (2.10%) Data Centre
8 37 (1.89%) Data Integration
9 36 (1.84%) NHS
10 32 (1.64%) Inversion of Control
10 32 (1.64%) Private Cloud
11 29 (1.48%) Client/Server
12 20 (1.02%) N-Tier
12 20 (1.02%) Mathematics
13 19 (0.97%) User Experience
14 17 (0.87%) Social Network
14 17 (0.87%) Informatics
14 17 (0.87%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 422 (21.61%) Windows
2 99 (5.07%) Android
3 98 (5.02%) Linux
4 78 (3.99%) Windows Server 2012
5 73 (3.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 71 (3.64%) UNIX
7 69 (3.53%) Apple iOS
8 40 (2.05%) Windows Server 2003
9 32 (1.64%) Windows 7
10 16 (0.82%) Windows Mobile
11 15 (0.77%) Windows XP
12 13 (0.67%) Windows 8
13 11 (0.56%) AIX
14 9 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 8 (0.41%) Mac OS
16 6 (0.31%) Solaris
17 4 (0.20%) HPUX
18 3 (0.15%) Windows CE
18 3 (0.15%) Ubuntu
19 2 (0.10%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 625 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
2 586 (30.01%) MVC
3 323 (16.54%) Business Intelligence
4 244 (12.49%) TDD
5 238 (12.19%) Scrum
6 169 (8.65%) OO
7 158 (8.09%) ITIL
8 152 (7.78%) Software Engineering
9 150 (7.68%) Mentoring
10 136 (6.96%) ETL
11 117 (5.99%) Continuous Integration
12 115 (5.89%) SDLC
13 113 (5.79%) Unit Testing
14 111 (5.68%) Migration
15 109 (5.58%) OOP
16 106 (5.43%) Performance Tuning
17 95 (4.86%) CRM
18 85 (4.35%) SOA
19 83 (4.25%) Analytics
20 73 (3.74%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1102 (56.43%) SQL
2 965 (49.41%) C#
3 532 (27.24%) T-SQL
4 484 (24.78%) JavaScript
5 210 (10.75%) VB.NET
6 122 (6.25%) Java
7 106 (5.43%) VB
8 47 (2.41%) C++
9 42 (2.15%) VB6
10 38 (1.95%) PowerShell
11 33 (1.69%) PHP
12 25 (1.28%) VBA
13 24 (1.23%) Objective-C
14 19 (0.97%) Python
15 18 (0.92%) VBScript
15 18 (0.92%) PL/SQL
16 14 (0.72%) X++
17 11 (0.56%) R
18 10 (0.51%) C
19 8 (0.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 192 (9.83%) Degree
2 111 (5.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 37 (1.89%) MCSE
4 34 (1.74%) MCP
5 28 (1.43%) MCSA
6 22 (1.13%) ISEB
7 19 (0.97%) Security Cleared
7 19 (0.97%) MCITP
7 19 (0.97%) ISTQB
8 17 (0.87%) CCA
8 17 (0.87%) Citrix Certification
9 16 (0.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 16 (0.82%) MCTS
10 14 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
11 13 (0.67%) SC Cleared
11 13 (0.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 12 (0.61%) CCNA
12 12 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
13 11 (0.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 9 (0.46%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (2.66%) SLA
2 48 (2.46%) QA
3 35 (1.79%) Data Quality
4 15 (0.77%) SNOMED CT
5 9 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.26%) HL7
7 1 (0.051%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 154 (7.89%) Active Directory
2 102 (5.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 67 (3.43%) Hyper-V
4 48 (2.46%) XenApp
5 47 (2.41%) vSphere
6 25 (1.28%) VMware ESX
7 23 (1.18%) XenServer
8 20 (1.02%) Terminal Services
9 15 (0.77%) XenDesktop
10 7 (0.36%) VMware Server
11 5 (0.26%) UAG
11 5 (0.26%) ISA Server
12 3 (0.15%) Xen
12 3 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
12 3 (0.15%) KVM
13 2 (0.10%) NFS
14 1 (0.051%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 1 (0.051%) MetaFrame
14 1 (0.051%) GPFS
14 1 (0.051%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 23 (1.18%) SCCM
2 22 (1.13%) SCOM
3 18 (0.92%) Backup Exec
4 13 (0.67%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (0.31%) Opsview
6 5 (0.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 4 (0.20%) WSUS
8 3 (0.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (0.15%) NetBackup
8 3 (0.15%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (0.15%) Data Guard
9 2 (0.10%) SolarWinds Orion
10 1 (0.051%) Puppet
10 1 (0.051%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.051%) logstash
10 1 (0.051%) Graylog
10 1 (0.051%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.051%) Nagios
10 1 (0.051%) ARCserve
10 1 (0.051%) OpenView
Vendors
1 738 (37.79%) Microsoft
2 230 (11.78%) Oracle
3 151 (7.73%) VMware
4 78 (3.99%) Cisco
5 73 (3.74%) Citrix
6 54 (2.76%) Apple
7 43 (2.20%) NetApp
8 42 (2.15%) Xamarin
9 35 (1.79%) Tableau
10 34 (1.74%) HP
11 33 (1.69%) IBM
11 33 (1.69%) Business Objects
11 33 (1.69%) CheckPoint
12 26 (1.33%) Sitecore
12 26 (1.33%) Facebook
13 25 (1.28%) Dell Compellent
14 22 (1.13%) Dell
15 21 (1.08%) SAP
15 21 (1.08%) Google
16 20 (1.02%) Twitter
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum +Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
OSM Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
GO Partnership Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £22,000 to £27,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £63,000 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 21 hours ago
Pudsey, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus 5% bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £63000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday