The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1177 1033 928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 22.92% 26.57% 25.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 47.96% 49.81% 48.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1006 846 827
Average salary £36,000 £34,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Programming Languages Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2454 2074 1926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 47.78% 53.34% 52.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2028 1716 1745
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
SQL
Yorkshire

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds 0 893 £35,000 +2.94% 106
Bradford -4 71 £35,000 +4.47% 14
Halifax -14 39 £40,000 +17.64% 7
Huddersfield +2 38 £38,250 +27.50% 6
Wakefield +3 26 £37,500 +15.38% 3
Castleford +3 14 £29,000 -31.76% 3
Pontefract +1 8 £37,500 +36.36%
Hebden Bridge - 5 - -
Otley 0 2 £22,500 -32.83%
Pudsey -5 2 £32,750 +31.00%
Ossett - 2 £25,000 -
Brighouse - 2 £35,000 -
Mirfield - 1 £40,000 - 1
SQL
Yorkshire

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1090 (47.60%) SQL Server
2 889 (38.82%) .NET
3 760 (33.19%) Microsoft
4 655 (28.60%) T-SQL
5 646 (28.21%) C#
6 493 (21.53%) Agile Software Development
7 491 (21.44%) Windows
8 479 (20.92%) ASP.NET
9 461 (20.13%) Oracle
10 404 (17.64%) MS Excel
11 377 (16.46%) SQL Server 2008
12 368 (16.07%) Java
13 364 (15.90%) Finance
14 359 (15.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 343 (14.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 341 (14.89%) JavaScript
17 324 (14.15%) HTML
18 319 (13.93%) MVC
19 306 (13.36%) XML
20 280 (12.23%) SQL Server 2005
21 275 (12.01%) CSS
22 248 (10.83%) Web Services
23 218 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
24 216 (9.43%) .NET Framework
25 211 (9.21%) Scrum
26 200 (8.73%) Team Foundation Server
27 197 (8.60%) J2EE
28 196 (8.56%) jQuery
29 190 (8.30%) VB.NET
30 185 (8.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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
1 156 (6.81%) Tomcat
2 151 (6.59%) IIS
3 146 (6.38%) WebLogic
4 92 (4.02%) SharePoint
5 65 (2.84%) MS Exchange
6 61 (2.66%) Apache
6 61 (2.66%) CMS
7 39 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2003
8 38 (1.66%) WebSphere
9 28 (1.22%) SAS
10 27 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
11 15 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
11 15 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
12 14 (0.61%) MQSeries
12 14 (0.61%) WebSphere Application Server
13 13 (0.57%) IBM HTTP Server
13 13 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
14 12 (0.52%) Umbraco
15 11 (0.48%) Tuxedo
16 9 (0.39%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 404 (17.64%) MS Excel
2 90 (3.93%) MS Office
3 16 (0.70%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.39%) PowerPivot
5 6 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.13%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.13%) PrintSoft PReS
7 2 (0.087%) FastStats
8 1 (0.044%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 25 (1.09%) Oracle EBS
2 23 (1.00%) Oracle BPM
3 17 (0.74%) Agresso
4 15 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
5 8 (0.35%) Magento
6 7 (0.31%) BPCS
7 5 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
8 4 (0.17%) Oracle Payables
8 4 (0.17%) SiteCatalyst
8 4 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
8 4 (0.17%) Oracle Cash Management
8 4 (0.17%) Oracle Assets
8 4 (0.17%) Oracle General Ledger
9 3 (0.13%) CODA-Financials
9 3 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
9 3 (0.13%) Visualfiles
9 3 (0.13%) Academy Housing
9 3 (0.13%) arcHouse
9 3 (0.13%) Oracle Retail
10 2 (0.087%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 14 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (0.57%) SaaS
3 5 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.22%) Office 365
4 2 (0.087%) Heroku
4 2 (0.087%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.087%) Force.com
5 1 (0.044%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.044%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.044%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.044%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 60 (2.62%) SAN
2 45 (1.97%) DNS
3 44 (1.92%) Internet
4 39 (1.70%) HTTP
5 37 (1.62%) Firewall
6 24 (1.05%) Intranet
7 23 (1.00%) LAN
7 23 (1.00%) WAN
8 21 (0.92%) TCP/IP
9 15 (0.66%) NAS
10 14 (0.61%) FTP
11 12 (0.52%) DHCP
12 8 (0.35%) SMTP
13 7 (0.31%) Cisco IOS
14 6 (0.26%) Wireshark
14 6 (0.26%) VPN
15 5 (0.22%) POP3
15 5 (0.22%) Cisco Nexus
16 4 (0.17%) Wireless
16 4 (0.17%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1090 (47.60%) SQL Server
2 377 (16.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 359 (15.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 343 (14.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 280 (12.23%) SQL Server 2005
6 185 (8.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 183 (7.99%) Relational Database
8 171 (7.47%) Data Warehouse
9 147 (6.42%) MySQL
10 143 (6.24%) Oracle Database
10 143 (6.24%) SQL Server 2012
11 122 (5.33%) RDBMS
12 68 (2.97%) Oracle Database 11g
13 58 (2.53%) Crystal Reports
14 57 (2.49%) Oracle Database 10g
15 52 (2.27%) DB2
16 40 (1.75%) SQL Server 2000
17 35 (1.53%) Oracle Reports
18 34 (1.48%) MS Access
19 33 (1.44%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 200 (8.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 177 (7.73%) Visual Studio
3 141 (6.16%) Maven
4 121 (5.28%) Hudson
5 111 (4.85%) Subversion
6 106 (4.63%) Selenium
7 50 (2.18%) Cucumber
8 46 (2.01%) NUnit
9 44 (1.92%) MSTest
10 34 (1.48%) FitNesse
11 31 (1.35%) JUnit
11 31 (1.35%) SpecFlow
12 29 (1.27%) Eclipse
13 23 (1.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 22 (0.96%) Xcode
15 20 (0.87%) WebDriver
16 18 (0.79%) Oracle Forms
17 17 (0.74%) QuickTest Pro
18 16 (0.70%) Git (software)
19 15 (0.66%) Ant
General
1 364 (15.90%) Finance
2 73 (3.19%) Legal
3 53 (2.31%) Retail
4 23 (1.00%) Publishing
5 22 (0.96%) Law
6 21 (0.92%) Manufacturing
7 20 (0.87%) Banking
8 16 (0.70%) Telecoms
9 15 (0.66%) Marketing
10 8 (0.35%) Back Office
11 7 (0.31%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.22%) Advertising
12 5 (0.22%) Multimedia
13 4 (0.17%) General Ledger
13 4 (0.17%) Front Office
13 4 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.087%) Local Government
14 2 (0.087%) Wholesale Banking
14 2 (0.087%) German Language
14 2 (0.087%) Games
Job Titles
1 1198 (52.31%) Developer
2 396 (17.29%) Analyst
3 324 (14.15%) .NET Developer
4 199 (8.69%) SQL Developer
5 186 (8.12%) DBA
6 179 (7.82%) Software Developer
7 171 (7.47%) C# Developer
8 170 (7.42%) Java Developer
9 139 (6.07%) C# .NET Developer
10 122 (5.33%) Administrator
11 119 (5.20%) Senior Developer
12 118 (5.15%) ASP.NET Developer
13 116 (5.07%) SQL DBA
14 105 (4.59%) Test Analyst
15 94 (4.10%) Java/J2EE Developer
16 79 (3.45%) Support Analyst
17 78 (3.41%) Consultant
18 76 (3.32%) Applications Support
19 70 (3.06%) Junior
20 68 (2.97%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 889 (38.82%) .NET
2 479 (20.92%) ASP.NET
3 324 (14.15%) HTML
4 306 (13.36%) XML
5 275 (12.01%) CSS
6 248 (10.83%) Web Services
7 216 (9.43%) .NET Framework
8 197 (8.60%) J2EE
9 196 (8.56%) jQuery
10 165 (7.21%) ASP.NET MVC
11 160 (6.99%) Spring
12 155 (6.77%) WinForms
13 152 (6.64%) WCF
14 122 (5.33%) WPF
15 87 (3.80%) Ajax
16 86 (3.76%) Apache Flex
17 84 (3.67%) HTML5
18 80 (3.49%) SOAP
19 78 (3.41%) Hibernate
20 73 (3.19%) BlazeDS
Miscellaneous
1 95 (4.15%) Enterprise Software
2 87 (3.80%) NHS
3 63 (2.75%) DTV
4 55 (2.40%) Management Information System
5 54 (2.36%) Replication
6 47 (2.05%) Mathematics
7 46 (2.01%) Clustering
8 37 (1.62%) Mobile App
9 33 (1.44%) Statistics
10 26 (1.14%) Computer Science
11 24 (1.05%) Open Source
12 23 (1.00%) iPad
13 16 (0.70%) iPhone
14 15 (0.66%) Social Media
15 11 (0.48%) Tandem
16 10 (0.44%) EPoS
16 10 (0.44%) EFTPOS
17 9 (0.39%) N-Tier
18 7 (0.31%) W3C
18 7 (0.31%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 491 (21.44%) Windows
2 152 (6.64%) Linux
3 106 (4.63%) UNIX
4 94 (4.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 76 (3.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 40 (1.75%) Apple iOS
7 31 (1.35%) Android
8 29 (1.27%) Windows XP
9 25 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
10 20 (0.87%) Windows 7
11 15 (0.66%) Solaris
12 14 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 13 (0.57%) AIX
14 12 (0.52%) Windows 2000 Server
15 7 (0.31%) Windows Vista
15 7 (0.31%) Windows 8
16 5 (0.22%) SUSE
17 4 (0.17%) CentOS
18 2 (0.087%) Oracle Linux
18 2 (0.087%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 493 (21.53%) Agile Software Development
2 319 (13.93%) MVC
3 218 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
4 211 (9.21%) Scrum
5 183 (7.99%) ETL
6 171 (7.47%) E-Commerce
7 157 (6.86%) OO
8 155 (6.77%) TDD
9 137 (5.98%) ITIL
10 123 (5.37%) Unit Testing
11 121 (5.28%) Performance Tuning
12 119 (5.20%) Web Development
13 118 (5.15%) Software Engineering
14 113 (4.93%) Project Management
15 106 (4.63%) Continuous Integration
16 95 (4.15%) DSDM
17 92 (4.02%) OOP
18 79 (3.45%) Service Delivery
19 76 (3.32%) BDD
20 73 (3.19%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 655 (28.60%) T-SQL
2 646 (28.21%) C#
3 368 (16.07%) Java
4 341 (14.89%) JavaScript
5 190 (8.30%) VB.NET
6 123 (5.37%) PL/SQL
7 120 (5.24%) PHP
8 115 (5.02%) VB
9 111 (4.85%) VBA
10 55 (2.40%) VB6
11 49 (2.14%) C++
12 42 (1.83%) Perl
13 36 (1.57%) Objective-C
14 31 (1.35%) VBScript
15 28 (1.22%) Ruby
16 26 (1.14%) PowerShell
17 24 (1.05%) PHP5
18 23 (1.00%) C
19 20 (0.87%) Shell Script
19 20 (0.87%) XAML
Qualifications
1 153 (6.68%) Degree
2 81 (3.54%) ISEB
3 68 (2.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 37 (1.62%) ISTQB
5 34 (1.48%) MCSE
6 17 (0.74%) HP ASE
7 16 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
8 11 (0.48%) MCP
8 11 (0.48%) Security Cleared
9 10 (0.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 10 (0.44%) MCSA
10 9 (0.39%) SC Cleared
11 8 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (0.31%) HND
13 6 (0.26%) MCITP
13 6 (0.26%) Oracle Certification
13 6 (0.26%) CCNA
14 5 (0.22%) OCP
14 5 (0.22%) MCTS
14 5 (0.22%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 135 (5.90%) QA
2 87 (3.80%) SLA
3 26 (1.14%) Data Quality
4 13 (0.57%) HL7
5 7 (0.31%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.13%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.044%) TickIT
System Software
1 114 (4.98%) Active Directory
2 81 (3.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (1.44%) Hyper-V
4 31 (1.35%) Oracle RAC
5 20 (0.87%) vSphere
6 15 (0.66%) VMware ESX
7 14 (0.61%) Oracle RMAN
8 8 (0.35%) Terminal Services
9 6 (0.26%) Forefront TMG
9 6 (0.26%) NFS
10 4 (0.17%) XenApp
10 4 (0.17%) Xen
11 3 (0.13%) Terminal Server
11 3 (0.13%) Nmap
11 3 (0.13%) XenServer
11 3 (0.13%) XenDesktop
12 2 (0.087%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.087%) Snort
12 2 (0.087%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.044%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 55 (2.40%) HP Quality Center
2 32 (1.40%) Data Guard
3 15 (0.66%) Backup Exec
4 12 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (0.44%) SCCM
5 10 (0.44%) Nagios
6 8 (0.35%) Hyperic
6 8 (0.35%) Puppet
6 8 (0.35%) Foglight
7 6 (0.26%) Oracle Identity Management
7 6 (0.26%) Tivoli
8 5 (0.22%) WSUS
8 5 (0.22%) Plesk
9 3 (0.13%) Nessus
9 3 (0.13%) SCOM
9 3 (0.13%) SCVMM
10 2 (0.087%) SCDPM
10 2 (0.087%) Oracle Identity Manager
10 2 (0.087%) MIMEsweeper
11 1 (0.044%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 760 (33.19%) Microsoft
2 461 (20.13%) Oracle
3 123 (5.37%) VMware
4 93 (4.06%) HP
5 56 (2.45%) Business Objects
6 51 (2.23%) IBM
7 49 (2.14%) Cisco
8 37 (1.62%) Zend
9 35 (1.53%) Citrix
10 27 (1.18%) JBoss
11 26 (1.14%) Red Hat
11 26 (1.14%) SAP
12 22 (0.96%) Apple
13 19 (0.83%) NetApp
14 16 (0.70%) SolarWinds
15 15 (0.66%) Dell
16 14 (0.61%) Symantec
17 13 (0.57%) Remedy
17 13 (0.57%) Talend
18 12 (0.52%) Cognos
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £19000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Robert Half
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago