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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1147 1120 1112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 24.53% 25.82% 27.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 52.16% 52.19% 51.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1005 872 979
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
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
2199 2146 2176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 47.03% 49.47% 54.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1817 1707 1941
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 28 January 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 28 January 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 0 845 £40,000 +14.28% 136
Bradford -4 65 £36,500 +12.30% 14
Wakefield +1 46 £38,500 +14.07% 10
Halifax -1 40 £42,500 +21.42% 9
Huddersfield +2 24 £31,500 +12.50% 14
Dewsbury 0 12 £35,000 +55.55%
Wetherby -4 7 £40,000 -3.03% 1
Castleford 0 6 £32,500 +12.06% 1
Pontefract -1 2 £27,750 -26.00%
Brighouse 0 1 £33,000 +10.00% 1
Otley -11 1 £30,000 -4.00%
SQL
Yorkshire

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 1002 (44.85%) SQL Server
2 968 (43.33%) .NET
3 807 (36.12%) C#
4 710 (31.78%) Microsoft
5 647 (28.96%) Agile Software Development
6 591 (26.45%) T-SQL
7 558 (24.98%) ASP.NET
8 513 (22.96%) Oracle
9 473 (21.17%) MS Excel
10 446 (19.96%) JavaScript
11 445 (19.92%) Finance
12 404 (18.08%) Business Intelligence
13 403 (18.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 401 (17.95%) HTML
15 369 (16.52%) MVC
16 359 (16.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 350 (15.67%) CSS
18 347 (15.53%) Windows
19 340 (15.22%) .NET Framework
20 331 (14.82%) XML
21 268 (12.00%) Java
22 255 (11.41%) OO
23 243 (10.88%) jQuery
24 242 (10.83%) SQL Server 2008
24 242 (10.83%) Visual Studio
25 237 (10.61%) VB.NET
26 236 (10.56%) Web Services
27 229 (10.25%) Data Warehouse
28 222 (9.94%) Degree
29 218 (9.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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
1 144 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 111 (4.97%) IIS
3 81 (3.63%) WebLogic
4 78 (3.49%) SAS
5 76 (3.40%) Tomcat
6 73 (3.27%) Apache
7 56 (2.51%) BizTalk Server
8 43 (1.92%) CMS
9 37 (1.66%) SharePoint 2010
10 33 (1.48%) MS Exchange
11 30 (1.34%) SharePoint 2013
12 21 (0.94%) WebSphere
13 17 (0.76%) Oracle Application Server
14 15 (0.67%) JBoss
14 15 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
15 14 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
16 11 (0.49%) Node.js
17 10 (0.45%) Oracle Workflow
18 9 (0.40%) OpenEdge
19 8 (0.36%) Kentico
Applications
1 473 (21.17%) MS Excel
2 55 (2.46%) MS Office
3 26 (1.16%) Photoshop
4 22 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
5 17 (0.76%) PowerPivot
6 16 (0.72%) SPSS
7 11 (0.49%) MS Visio
8 10 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
9 8 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
10 7 (0.31%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.045%) MS Project
11 1 (0.045%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 80 (3.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (1.07%) Dynamics AX
3 18 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
4 12 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
5 7 (0.31%) Agresso
6 6 (0.27%) Oracle ASCP
6 6 (0.27%) Oracle Payables
6 6 (0.27%) Oracle Receivables
6 6 (0.27%) Oracle Cash Management
7 5 (0.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 5 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
8 4 (0.18%) BASE24
8 4 (0.18%) Oracle Assets
8 4 (0.18%) Oracle General Ledger
9 3 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
9 3 (0.13%) Oracle Retail
9 3 (0.13%) Finacle
9 3 (0.13%) Temenos T24
9 3 (0.13%) Summit
9 3 (0.13%) FLEXCUBE
Cloud Services
1 31 (1.39%) Office 365
2 27 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (0.54%) SaaS
4 11 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (0.49%) Amazon S3
5 8 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (0.13%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 83 (3.72%) SAN
2 29 (1.30%) Firewall
3 22 (0.98%) DNS
4 21 (0.94%) LAN
4 21 (0.94%) WAN
5 20 (0.90%) TCP/IP
6 18 (0.81%) Internet
7 16 (0.72%) DHCP
7 16 (0.72%) Intranet
8 13 (0.58%) HTTP
9 11 (0.49%) VoIP
10 8 (0.36%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (0.31%) MPLS
11 7 (0.31%) OSPF
11 7 (0.31%) BGP
12 6 (0.27%) Network Security
12 6 (0.27%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (0.27%) NAS
12 6 (0.27%) SSL
13 5 (0.22%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1002 (44.85%) SQL Server
2 403 (18.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 359 (16.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 242 (10.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 229 (10.25%) Data Warehouse
6 218 (9.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 162 (7.25%) Relational Database
8 158 (7.07%) MySQL
9 120 (5.37%) SQL Server 2012
10 97 (4.34%) Oracle Database
11 91 (4.07%) SQL Server 2005
12 88 (3.94%) RDBMS
13 66 (2.95%) Big Data
14 62 (2.78%) Data Mining
15 48 (2.15%) QlikView
16 43 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
17 41 (1.84%) Oracle BI EE
18 39 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
19 34 (1.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
20 31 (1.39%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 242 (10.83%) Visual Studio
2 197 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 132 (5.91%) Subversion
4 80 (3.58%) Maven
5 72 (3.22%) Hudson
6 58 (2.60%) JUnit
7 51 (2.28%) JIRA
8 48 (2.15%) Moq
8 48 (2.15%) SoapUI
9 47 (2.10%) Oracle APEX
10 46 (2.06%) Selenium
10 46 (2.06%) NUnit
11 44 (1.97%) Jenkins
12 43 (1.92%) ReSharper
13 33 (1.48%) Oracle Forms
14 32 (1.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 31 (1.39%) FitNesse
15 31 (1.39%) MSTest
16 29 (1.30%) Git (software)
17 26 (1.16%) Eclipse
General
1 445 (19.92%) Finance
2 177 (7.92%) Retail
3 66 (2.95%) Legal
4 55 (2.46%) Banking
5 53 (2.37%) Marketing
6 45 (2.01%) Pharmaceutical
7 43 (1.92%) Telecoms
8 21 (0.94%) Publishing
9 20 (0.90%) Manufacturing
10 12 (0.54%) Retail Banking
11 10 (0.45%) French Language
11 10 (0.45%) Games
12 9 (0.40%) Advertising
13 6 (0.27%) Law
14 3 (0.13%) Back Office
15 2 (0.090%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.045%) Multimedia
16 1 (0.045%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1115 (49.91%) Developer
2 475 (21.26%) Analyst
3 350 (15.67%) .NET Developer
4 255 (11.41%) Senior Developer
5 164 (7.34%) Software Developer
6 157 (7.03%) Support Analyst
7 151 (6.76%) DBA
8 137 (6.13%) Applications Support
9 111 (4.97%) SQL Developer
10 108 (4.83%) Java Developer
11 107 (4.79%) C# Developer
12 103 (4.61%) Test Analyst
13 94 (4.21%) SQL DBA
14 89 (3.98%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 86 (3.85%) Applications Support Analyst
16 83 (3.72%) Junior
16 83 (3.72%) C# .NET Developer
17 80 (3.58%) Business Analyst
18 74 (3.31%) Administrator
18 74 (3.31%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 968 (43.33%) .NET
2 558 (24.98%) ASP.NET
3 401 (17.95%) HTML
4 350 (15.67%) CSS
5 340 (15.22%) .NET Framework
6 331 (14.82%) XML
7 243 (10.88%) jQuery
8 236 (10.56%) Web Services
9 195 (8.73%) ASP.NET MVC
10 157 (7.03%) WCF
11 131 (5.86%) WinForms
12 125 (5.60%) Ajax
13 124 (5.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 115 (5.15%) WPF
15 104 (4.66%) J2EE
15 104 (4.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 101 (4.52%) HTML5
16 101 (4.52%) Spring
17 67 (3.00%) NHibernate
18 57 (2.55%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 207 (9.27%) Analytical Skills
2 106 (4.74%) Enterprise Software
3 95 (4.25%) Management Information System
4 78 (3.49%) Replication
5 54 (2.42%) Mobile App
6 43 (1.92%) Statistics
7 42 (1.88%) NHS
8 41 (1.84%) Clustering
9 38 (1.70%) Computer Science
10 34 (1.52%) Mathematics
11 30 (1.34%) Data Integration
12 29 (1.30%) User Experience
13 28 (1.25%) Visualisation
14 23 (1.03%) Open Source
15 18 (0.81%) iPad
16 17 (0.76%) Client/Server
17 13 (0.58%) Data Structures
18 12 (0.54%) Data Extraction
18 12 (0.54%) Mainframe
19 11 (0.49%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 347 (15.53%) Windows
2 172 (7.70%) UNIX
3 133 (5.95%) Linux
4 72 (3.22%) Apple iOS
5 50 (2.24%) Android
6 28 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 26 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
8 24 (1.07%) Windows Server 2003
9 19 (0.85%) Windows 7
10 11 (0.49%) Windows XP
11 10 (0.45%) AIX
12 7 (0.31%) Windows 8
13 6 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
14 5 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 4 (0.18%) Windows Phone
16 3 (0.13%) Windows Vista
16 3 (0.13%) Debian
17 2 (0.090%) Ubuntu
17 2 (0.090%) Solaris
17 2 (0.090%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 647 (28.96%) Agile Software Development
2 404 (18.08%) Business Intelligence
3 369 (16.52%) MVC
4 255 (11.41%) OO
5 215 (9.62%) Scrum
6 204 (9.13%) E-Commerce
7 182 (8.15%) ITIL
8 170 (7.61%) ETL
9 148 (6.62%) Analytics
10 144 (6.45%) Software Engineering
11 138 (6.18%) TDD
12 133 (5.95%) OOP
13 123 (5.51%) CRM
14 121 (5.42%) Unit Testing
15 118 (5.28%) Performance Tuning
16 112 (5.01%) Project Management
16 112 (5.01%) Migration
17 103 (4.61%) Mentoring
18 93 (4.16%) Configuration Management
19 91 (4.07%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 807 (36.12%) C#
2 591 (26.45%) T-SQL
3 446 (19.96%) JavaScript
4 268 (12.00%) Java
5 237 (10.61%) VB.NET
6 160 (7.16%) PL/SQL
7 151 (6.76%) VB
8 88 (3.94%) VBA
9 83 (3.72%) PHP
10 58 (2.60%) Python
11 49 (2.19%) Bash Shell
12 42 (1.88%) C++
13 39 (1.75%) R
14 38 (1.70%) VB6
15 37 (1.66%) Ruby
15 37 (1.66%) PowerShell
16 35 (1.57%) C
17 34 (1.52%) Shell Script
18 29 (1.30%) Perl
19 19 (0.85%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 222 (9.94%) Degree
2 77 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 58 (2.60%) ISEB
4 47 (2.10%) ISTQB
5 41 (1.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 27 (1.21%) MCP
7 26 (1.16%) MCTS
8 25 (1.12%) MCSE
9 23 (1.03%) MCAD
9 23 (1.03%) MCSD
10 19 (0.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 15 (0.67%) MCITP
11 15 (0.67%) Security Cleared
12 12 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
13 10 (0.45%) MCSA
14 9 (0.40%) CCNP
15 7 (0.31%) OCP
15 7 (0.31%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 7 (0.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 7 (0.31%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (4.66%) SLA
2 103 (4.61%) QA
3 12 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 11 (0.49%) PCI DSS
4 11 (0.49%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.090%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 76 (3.40%) Hyper-V
2 74 (3.31%) Active Directory
3 40 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (0.49%) vSphere
5 10 (0.45%) HDFS
6 8 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
6 8 (0.36%) Terminal Services
6 8 (0.36%) Oracle RMAN
7 7 (0.31%) VMware ESX
7 7 (0.31%) XenServer
8 6 (0.27%) Terminal Server
9 5 (0.22%) Xen
10 4 (0.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 3 (0.13%) XenApp
11 3 (0.13%) Firmware
12 2 (0.090%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 2 (0.090%) VMware Server
12 2 (0.090%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.090%) Cygwin
13 1 (0.045%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 38 (1.70%) Puppet
1 38 (1.70%) Opscode Chef
2 28 (1.25%) Tivoli
3 26 (1.16%) Cobbler
4 19 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
5 12 (0.54%) NetBackup
6 8 (0.36%) Data Guard
7 7 (0.31%) SCDPM
8 6 (0.27%) Nagios
8 6 (0.27%) ARCserve
9 5 (0.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 5 (0.22%) Opsview
9 5 (0.22%) Graphite
10 4 (0.18%) Cacti
10 4 (0.18%) SCOM
10 4 (0.18%) Backup Exec
11 3 (0.13%) SolarWinds Orion
11 3 (0.13%) SCCM
11 3 (0.13%) HAProxy
11 3 (0.13%) Salt
Vendors
1 710 (31.78%) Microsoft
2 513 (22.96%) Oracle
3 63 (2.82%) VMware
4 58 (2.60%) Apple
5 49 (2.19%) Business Objects
6 39 (1.75%) HP
7 32 (1.43%) Cisco
8 25 (1.12%) SAP
8 25 (1.12%) Citrix
9 23 (1.03%) IBM
9 23 (1.03%) SolarWinds
9 23 (1.03%) Tableau
10 22 (0.98%) Zend
11 17 (0.76%) Sybase
12 15 (0.67%) Informatica
13 13 (0.58%) Cognos
14 12 (0.54%) Google
15 11 (0.49%) Hitachi
15 11 (0.49%) Adobe
16 10 (0.45%) Progress
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car allowance, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £37,000 to £46,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
RecruitX
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + DOE
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits and pension
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits and pension
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits + pensions
Posted: 7 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 11 hours ago