The table below looks at the statistics for SQL 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 over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1081 1120 1059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 24.20% 22.64% 28.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 49.27% 47.04% 52.56%
Number of salaries quoted 915 984 871
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,700 £24,486
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
SQL
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2194 2381 2015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 49.12% 48.12% 54.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1853 1995 1641
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

SQL
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the West Yorkshire region.

SQL Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

SQL
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

SQL
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 within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 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 0 799 £40,000 +9.58% 104
Bradford -4 109 £37,500 +7.14% 23
Wakefield +1 36 £35,000 -6.66% 5
Halifax +10 35 £32,500 -18.75% 9
Huddersfield -7 21 £40,000 - 4
Bingley - 11 £50,000 -
Otley 0 7 £30,000 +33.33%
Dewsbury - 7 £40,000 -
Keighley - 5 £45,000 -
Wetherby - 3 £30,500 - 1
Pontefract -3 1 £37,500 -
SQL
Yorkshire

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing SQL 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.

1 1096 (47.14%) SQL Server
2 1029 (44.26%) .NET
3 880 (37.85%) C#
4 848 (36.47%) Agile Software Development
5 709 (30.49%) Microsoft
6 627 (26.97%) T-SQL
7 609 (26.19%) ASP.NET
8 450 (19.35%) JavaScript
9 448 (19.27%) MVC
10 438 (18.84%) MS Excel
11 419 (18.02%) Business Intelligence
12 415 (17.85%) Finance
13 401 (17.25%) HTML
14 399 (17.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 390 (16.77%) Oracle
16 365 (15.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 326 (14.02%) CSS
18 304 (13.08%) .NET Framework
19 302 (12.99%) Windows
20 291 (12.52%) Java
21 284 (12.22%) XML
22 256 (11.01%) jQuery
23 252 (10.84%) Data Warehouse
24 245 (10.54%) Team Foundation Server
25 242 (10.41%) Degree
26 240 (10.32%) VB.NET
27 233 (10.02%) ASP.NET MVC
28 228 (9.81%) Scrum
29 227 (9.76%) OO
30 216 (9.29%) TDD

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing SQL 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 137 (5.89%) SharePoint
2 116 (4.99%) IIS
3 55 (2.37%) SAS
4 51 (2.19%) Apache
5 35 (1.51%) MS Exchange
6 34 (1.46%) BizTalk Server
7 30 (1.29%) CMS
8 27 (1.16%) WebLogic
9 25 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
10 24 (1.03%) Tomcat
11 19 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
11 19 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
12 16 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
13 13 (0.56%) Lync
14 12 (0.52%) OpenEdge
14 12 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2003
15 10 (0.43%) WebSphere
15 10 (0.43%) Kentico
16 9 (0.39%) WorkSite
17 6 (0.26%) JBoss
Applications
1 438 (18.84%) MS Excel
2 94 (4.04%) MS Office
3 34 (1.46%) SPSS
4 30 (1.29%) Photoshop
5 22 (0.95%) PowerPivot
6 14 (0.60%) MS Visio
7 11 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
8 9 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
9 4 (0.17%) MS Project
10 2 (0.086%) FastStats
11 1 (0.043%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 48 (2.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (0.39%) Unica
4 7 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
5 6 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.086%) Adobe Campaign
7 2 (0.086%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.086%) BASE24
7 2 (0.086%) WebTrends
8 1 (0.043%) GoldMine
8 1 (0.043%) Temenos T24
8 1 (0.043%) Line 500
8 1 (0.043%) FLEXCUBE
8 1 (0.043%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.043%) Agresso
8 1 (0.043%) Maximo
8 1 (0.043%) VisionPLUS
8 1 (0.043%) Sentinel
8 1 (0.043%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 52 (2.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (1.46%) Office 365
3 31 (1.33%) SaaS
4 23 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (0.43%) Amazon S3
5 10 (0.43%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (0.086%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.086%) PaaS
7 1 (0.043%) Heroku
7 1 (0.043%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.043%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.043%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 39 (1.68%) SAN
2 28 (1.20%) Intranet
3 26 (1.12%) Internet
4 25 (1.08%) DNS
5 24 (1.03%) Firewall
6 22 (0.95%) TCP/IP
6 22 (0.95%) LAN
6 22 (0.95%) WAN
7 17 (0.73%) DHCP
8 15 (0.65%) HTTP
9 10 (0.43%) Unified Communications
10 7 (0.30%) Intrusion Detection
11 6 (0.26%) Wireless
11 6 (0.26%) VPN
12 5 (0.22%) FTP
12 5 (0.22%) VoIP
12 5 (0.22%) LDAP
13 3 (0.13%) Cisco IOS
14 2 (0.086%) BGP
14 2 (0.086%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1096 (47.14%) SQL Server
2 399 (17.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 365 (15.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 252 (10.84%) Data Warehouse
5 216 (9.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 211 (9.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 152 (6.54%) Relational Database
8 140 (6.02%) MySQL
9 136 (5.85%) SQL Server 2012
10 99 (4.26%) Oracle Database
11 98 (4.22%) SQL Server 2005
12 69 (2.97%) Big Data
13 58 (2.49%) Oracle Database 11g
14 55 (2.37%) Data Mining
15 53 (2.28%) RDBMS
16 49 (2.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 48 (2.06%) QlikView
18 38 (1.63%) Oracle Reports
19 32 (1.38%) Oracle BI EE
20 31 (1.33%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 245 (10.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 201 (8.65%) Visual Studio
3 94 (4.04%) Subversion
4 81 (3.48%) NUnit
5 59 (2.54%) Moq
6 57 (2.45%) Oracle APEX
7 52 (2.24%) ReSharper
7 52 (2.24%) SoapUI
8 46 (1.98%) JUnit
9 44 (1.89%) MSTest
10 38 (1.63%) Git (software)
11 35 (1.51%) Hudson
12 31 (1.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 29 (1.25%) JIRA
14 27 (1.16%) Maven
15 26 (1.12%) Selenium
16 25 (1.08%) Eclipse
17 22 (0.95%) Jenkins
18 21 (0.90%) TeamCity
18 21 (0.90%) FitNesse
General
1 415 (17.85%) Finance
2 156 (6.71%) Retail
3 75 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
4 61 (2.62%) Legal
5 39 (1.68%) Marketing
6 29 (1.25%) Banking
7 27 (1.16%) Telecoms
8 17 (0.73%) Publishing
9 13 (0.56%) Manufacturing
10 12 (0.52%) Games
11 10 (0.43%) Law
12 7 (0.30%) Back Office
12 7 (0.30%) Advertising
13 6 (0.26%) Retail Banking
14 5 (0.22%) French Language
15 4 (0.17%) Front Office
15 4 (0.17%) Local Government
16 3 (0.13%) Automotive
17 2 (0.086%) Financial Institution
18 1 (0.043%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1195 (51.40%) Developer
2 462 (19.87%) Analyst
3 357 (15.35%) .NET Developer
4 265 (11.40%) Senior Developer
5 215 (9.25%) Software Developer
6 171 (7.35%) DBA
7 152 (6.54%) SQL DBA
8 128 (5.51%) C# Developer
9 121 (5.20%) Test Analyst
10 113 (4.86%) SQL Developer
11 100 (4.30%) Software Engineer
12 99 (4.26%) Support Analyst
13 95 (4.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 94 (4.04%) C# .NET Developer
15 88 (3.78%) Applications Support
16 86 (3.70%) Junior
17 84 (3.61%) Business Analyst
18 78 (3.35%) SQL Server DBA
19 77 (3.31%) Senior .NET Developer
20 70 (3.01%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1029 (44.26%) .NET
2 609 (26.19%) ASP.NET
3 401 (17.25%) HTML
4 326 (14.02%) CSS
5 304 (13.08%) .NET Framework
6 284 (12.22%) XML
7 256 (11.01%) jQuery
8 233 (10.02%) ASP.NET MVC
9 189 (8.13%) Web Services
10 170 (7.31%) WCF
11 146 (6.28%) WinForms
12 140 (6.02%) Entity Framework
13 120 (5.16%) HTML5
14 112 (4.82%) Ajax
15 107 (4.60%) WPF
16 105 (4.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 68 (2.92%) AngularJS
18 64 (2.75%) NHibernate
18 64 (2.75%) CSS3
19 61 (2.62%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 169 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
2 75 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
3 62 (2.67%) Replication
3 62 (2.67%) NHS
4 58 (2.49%) Clustering
5 55 (2.37%) Management Information System
6 50 (2.15%) Private Cloud
7 48 (2.06%) Mobile App
8 46 (1.98%) Visualisation
8 46 (1.98%) Data Integration
9 36 (1.55%) Mathematics
10 33 (1.42%) Computer Science
11 30 (1.29%) Statistics
12 24 (1.03%) Client/Server
13 20 (0.86%) Open Source
14 19 (0.82%) GIS
14 19 (0.82%) User Experience
15 18 (0.77%) Data Structures
16 17 (0.73%) Social Media
17 16 (0.69%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 302 (12.99%) Windows
2 181 (7.78%) UNIX
3 132 (5.68%) Linux
4 82 (3.53%) Android
5 76 (3.27%) Apple iOS
6 52 (2.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 44 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (0.95%) Windows 7
9 17 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
10 16 (0.69%) Windows 8
11 12 (0.52%) AIX
12 9 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
13 5 (0.22%) Windows XP
13 5 (0.22%) Solaris
14 3 (0.13%) CentOS
15 2 (0.086%) Windows Phone
15 2 (0.086%) Debian
15 2 (0.086%) Windows CE
15 2 (0.086%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.086%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 848 (36.47%) Agile Software Development
2 448 (19.27%) MVC
3 419 (18.02%) Business Intelligence
4 228 (9.81%) Scrum
5 227 (9.76%) OO
6 216 (9.29%) TDD
7 189 (8.13%) Unit Testing
8 185 (7.96%) Software Engineering
9 168 (7.23%) ITIL
10 144 (6.19%) ETL
11 143 (6.15%) Analytics
12 136 (5.85%) Mentoring
13 120 (5.16%) OOP
13 120 (5.16%) Performance Tuning
14 109 (4.69%) Coaching
15 108 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
16 106 (4.56%) Migration
16 106 (4.56%) Test Scripting
17 105 (4.52%) E-Commerce
18 100 (4.30%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 880 (37.85%) C#
2 627 (26.97%) T-SQL
3 450 (19.35%) JavaScript
4 291 (12.52%) Java
5 240 (10.32%) VB.NET
6 137 (5.89%) PL/SQL
7 107 (4.60%) VB
7 107 (4.60%) PHP
8 78 (3.35%) Python
9 62 (2.67%) Shell Script
10 49 (2.11%) C++
11 46 (1.98%) VBA
12 43 (1.85%) PowerShell
13 39 (1.68%) R
14 37 (1.59%) Bash Shell
14 37 (1.59%) Ruby
15 34 (1.46%) MATLAB
16 33 (1.42%) VB6
17 31 (1.33%) Perl
18 30 (1.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 242 (10.41%) Degree
2 125 (5.38%) ISEB
3 79 (3.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 68 (2.92%) ISTQB
5 38 (1.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 21 (0.90%) MCTS
7 19 (0.82%) MCP
8 17 (0.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 15 (0.65%) MCAD
9 15 (0.65%) MCSD
10 13 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
11 12 (0.52%) Security Cleared
12 10 (0.43%) CCNP
12 10 (0.43%) CCNA
12 10 (0.43%) Oracle Certification
12 10 (0.43%) MCSE
13 8 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (0.34%) MCSA
13 8 (0.34%) MCITP
13 8 (0.34%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 129 (5.55%) QA
2 52 (2.24%) SLA
3 41 (1.76%) Data Quality
4 12 (0.52%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.17%) SNOMED CT
7 3 (0.13%) HL7
8 1 (0.043%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 85 (3.66%) Hyper-V
2 65 (2.80%) Active Directory
3 41 (1.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (0.73%) HDFS
5 12 (0.52%) VMware ESX
6 6 (0.26%) Terminal Services
6 6 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (0.17%) VMware Server
7 4 (0.17%) vSphere
8 2 (0.086%) Terminal Server
8 2 (0.086%) NFS
8 2 (0.086%) XenServer
8 2 (0.086%) Cygwin
9 1 (0.043%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.043%) XenApp
9 1 (0.043%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 1 (0.043%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.043%) Xen
9 1 (0.043%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.043%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 36 (1.55%) Tivoli
2 29 (1.25%) Puppet
3 28 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
4 25 (1.08%) Cobbler
5 13 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
6 10 (0.43%) Control-M
7 9 (0.39%) SCCM
7 9 (0.39%) SCOM
8 6 (0.26%) Oracle RMAN
9 4 (0.17%) Data Guard
10 3 (0.13%) Backup Exec
11 2 (0.086%) SCOrch
11 2 (0.086%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 2 (0.086%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 2 (0.086%) NetBackup
11 2 (0.086%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 2 (0.086%) WSUS
11 2 (0.086%) yum
12 1 (0.043%) ZABBIX
12 1 (0.043%) Nmap
Vendors
1 709 (30.49%) Microsoft
2 390 (16.77%) Oracle
3 79 (3.40%) VMware
4 68 (2.92%) Apple
5 58 (2.49%) Tableau
6 57 (2.45%) Business Objects
7 34 (1.46%) Cisco
8 31 (1.33%) HP
9 25 (1.08%) IBM
9 25 (1.08%) SAP
10 22 (0.95%) Citrix
10 22 (0.95%) Zend
11 16 (0.69%) Xamarin
12 13 (0.56%) Sitecore
12 13 (0.56%) Sybase
13 12 (0.52%) BT
13 12 (0.52%) NetApp
13 12 (0.52%) Cognos
14 11 (0.47%) Progress
14 11 (0.47%) Adobe
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £38000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare & Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Sowerby Bridge, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Normanton, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Holiday, life, health
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Life Insurance
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Holiday, life insurance
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + market leading benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £44000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago