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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 994 966 1082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 19.71% 26.16% 27.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.98% 52.16% 47.19%
Number of salaries quoted 801 802 928
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
2210 1852 2293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 43.83% 50.15% 59.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1724 1553 1996
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,450 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 16 September 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 16 September 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
(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 -2 707 £37,500 +10.29% 95
Bradford -2 100 £35,000 - 19
Halifax 0 56 £35,000 +7.69% 9
Wakefield +4 37 £28,715 -17.95% 4
Huddersfield -1 21 £39,250 -7.64% 11
Wetherby +1 12 £22,500 -16.66% 3
Castleford +7 7 £26,000 +20.93% 2
Ilkley - 7 £33,000 -
Otley -6 6 - -
Dewsbury +1 2 £19,000 -36.66% 2
Brighouse -2 1 £22,500 -25.00% 1
Bingley -4 1 £25,000 -66.66%
Batley - 1 £23,500 -
SQL
Yorkshire

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 905 (42.61%) SQL Server
2 849 (39.97%) .NET
3 631 (29.71%) C#
4 614 (28.91%) Microsoft
5 605 (28.48%) Agile Software Development
6 564 (26.55%) T-SQL
7 543 (25.56%) Oracle
8 393 (18.50%) JavaScript
9 392 (18.46%) ASP.NET
10 379 (17.84%) Finance
11 374 (17.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 369 (17.37%) HTML
13 358 (16.85%) Windows
14 357 (16.81%) Business Intelligence
15 347 (16.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 333 (15.68%) MS Excel
16 333 (15.68%) MVC
17 322 (15.16%) XML
18 320 (15.07%) Java
19 272 (12.81%) CSS
20 269 (12.66%) Web Services
21 238 (11.21%) .NET Framework
22 229 (10.78%) SQL Server 2008
23 225 (10.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
24 213 (10.03%) jQuery
25 201 (9.46%) VB.NET
26 195 (9.18%) Scrum
27 192 (9.04%) Relational Database
28 189 (8.90%) Analytical Skills
29 182 (8.57%) PL/SQL

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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
1 158 (7.44%) Tomcat
2 112 (5.27%) WebLogic
3 108 (5.08%) SharePoint
4 82 (3.86%) IIS
5 57 (2.68%) Apache
6 51 (2.40%) SAS
7 40 (1.88%) WebSphere
8 34 (1.60%) MS Exchange
8 34 (1.60%) CMS
9 19 (0.89%) WordPress
10 17 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
11 16 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
12 14 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
13 13 (0.61%) Node.js
14 11 (0.52%) Lync
14 11 (0.52%) Oracle Application Server
14 11 (0.52%) MQSeries
15 9 (0.42%) NServiceBus
15 9 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
16 8 (0.38%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 333 (15.68%) MS Excel
2 74 (3.48%) MS Office
3 22 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (0.71%) PowerPivot
5 10 (0.47%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.19%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.094%) MS Project
7 2 (0.094%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.047%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 27 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (1.08%) Oracle Retail
3 15 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
4 11 (0.52%) Agresso
5 9 (0.42%) Magento
6 8 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
7 7 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
7 7 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
7 7 (0.33%) Oracle Applications
8 5 (0.24%) CODA-Financials
9 4 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
10 3 (0.14%) Oracle General Ledger
10 3 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 3 (0.14%) Oracle ASCP
10 3 (0.14%) Oracle Payables
10 3 (0.14%) Oracle Receivables
10 3 (0.14%) Oracle Cash Management
10 3 (0.14%) Oracle Assets
11 2 (0.094%) SalesLogix
12 1 (0.047%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 14 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (0.52%) Office 365
3 8 (0.38%) SaaS
4 3 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.094%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.094%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.094%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.094%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (2.73%) SAN
2 25 (1.18%) Firewall
3 24 (1.13%) Intranet
3 24 (1.13%) Internet
4 23 (1.08%) TCP/IP
5 22 (1.04%) HTTP
6 18 (0.85%) DHCP
7 17 (0.80%) DNS
8 15 (0.71%) NAS
9 14 (0.66%) LAN
10 11 (0.52%) Network Security
10 11 (0.52%) WAN
11 7 (0.33%) HTTPS
12 6 (0.28%) Cisco Nexus
12 6 (0.28%) VPN
12 6 (0.28%) Cisco IOS
13 5 (0.24%) iSCSI
13 5 (0.24%) VoIP
14 4 (0.19%) SMTP
14 4 (0.19%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 905 (42.61%) SQL Server
2 374 (17.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 347 (16.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 229 (10.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 225 (10.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 192 (9.04%) Relational Database
7 178 (8.38%) Data Warehouse
8 160 (7.53%) Oracle Database
9 157 (7.39%) SQL Server 2012
10 123 (5.79%) RDBMS
11 120 (5.65%) MySQL
12 112 (5.27%) SQL Server 2005
13 62 (2.92%) Oracle Database 11g
14 53 (2.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 51 (2.40%) Oracle Reports
16 46 (2.17%) Big Data
17 34 (1.60%) Oracle BI EE
17 34 (1.60%) Oracle Database 10g
18 27 (1.27%) QlikView
18 27 (1.27%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 178 (8.38%) Visual Studio
2 160 (7.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 138 (6.50%) Maven
4 114 (5.37%) Subversion
5 107 (5.04%) Hudson
6 87 (4.10%) Selenium
7 83 (3.91%) Oracle APEX
8 57 (2.68%) JUnit
9 53 (2.50%) Cucumber
10 49 (2.31%) Oracle Forms
11 38 (1.79%) SpecFlow
12 35 (1.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 35 (1.65%) JBehave
13 30 (1.41%) JMeter
14 27 (1.27%) JIRA
15 22 (1.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 21 (0.99%) NUnit
17 20 (0.94%) Eclipse
18 17 (0.80%) FitNesse
18 17 (0.80%) Ant
General
1 379 (17.84%) Finance
2 85 (4.00%) Retail
3 62 (2.92%) Legal
4 48 (2.26%) Telecoms
5 41 (1.93%) Banking
6 32 (1.51%) Marketing
7 22 (1.04%) Manufacturing
8 18 (0.85%) Publishing
9 10 (0.47%) Law
9 10 (0.47%) Advertising
10 7 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (0.28%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.19%) French Language
13 3 (0.14%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.14%) Back Office
14 2 (0.094%) Front Office
14 2 (0.094%) Local Government
15 1 (0.047%) Billing
15 1 (0.047%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.047%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1085 (51.08%) Developer
2 434 (20.43%) Analyst
3 299 (14.08%) .NET Developer
4 200 (9.42%) SQL Developer
5 172 (8.10%) Java Developer
6 154 (7.25%) Senior Developer
7 144 (6.78%) Software Developer
8 136 (6.40%) DBA
9 123 (5.79%) C# Developer
10 122 (5.74%) Support Analyst
11 91 (4.28%) C# .NET Developer
12 85 (4.00%) Test Analyst
12 85 (4.00%) Applications Support
13 84 (3.95%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 83 (3.91%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 77 (3.63%) Business Analyst
16 73 (3.44%) Oracle Developer
17 72 (3.39%) Team Leader
17 72 (3.39%) Junior
18 70 (3.30%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 849 (39.97%) .NET
2 392 (18.46%) ASP.NET
3 369 (17.37%) HTML
4 322 (15.16%) XML
5 272 (12.81%) CSS
6 269 (12.66%) Web Services
7 238 (11.21%) .NET Framework
8 213 (10.03%) jQuery
9 172 (8.10%) Spring
10 163 (7.67%) ASP.NET MVC
11 143 (6.73%) J2EE
12 142 (6.69%) WCF
13 112 (5.27%) WinForms
14 110 (5.18%) HTML5
15 106 (4.99%) SOAP
16 93 (4.38%) Apache Flex
17 87 (4.10%) BlazeDS
18 81 (3.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 77 (3.63%) Ajax
19 77 (3.63%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 189 (8.90%) Analytical Skills
2 70 (3.30%) Enterprise Software
3 44 (2.07%) Management Information System
4 33 (1.55%) Mathematics
5 31 (1.46%) Mobile App
6 29 (1.37%) NHS
6 29 (1.37%) Clustering
7 28 (1.32%) Statistics
8 27 (1.27%) Computer Science
9 19 (0.89%) User Experience
10 17 (0.80%) Visualisation
10 17 (0.80%) iPad
11 16 (0.75%) DTV
11 16 (0.75%) Tandem
12 15 (0.71%) Social Media
12 15 (0.71%) Replication
13 14 (0.66%) Client/Server
13 14 (0.66%) Open Source
14 11 (0.52%) Data Extraction
15 9 (0.42%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 358 (16.85%) Windows
2 168 (7.91%) UNIX
3 126 (5.93%) Linux
4 44 (2.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (1.46%) Apple iOS
6 19 (0.89%) Android
7 17 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (0.38%) Windows 8
8 8 (0.38%) Windows 2000 Server
8 8 (0.38%) CentOS
9 7 (0.33%) Windows XP
10 6 (0.28%) Windows 7
10 6 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.19%) AIX
12 3 (0.14%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.094%) Solaris
13 2 (0.094%) Debian
13 2 (0.094%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.047%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 605 (28.48%) Agile Software Development
2 357 (16.81%) Business Intelligence
3 333 (15.68%) MVC
4 195 (9.18%) Scrum
5 178 (8.38%) TDD
6 170 (8.00%) E-Commerce
7 167 (7.86%) OO
8 161 (7.58%) Project Management
9 137 (6.45%) ETL
10 135 (6.36%) ITIL
11 133 (6.26%) Software Engineering
12 129 (6.07%) Mentoring
13 116 (5.46%) Continuous Integration
14 111 (5.23%) Unit Testing
15 101 (4.76%) OOP
15 101 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
16 88 (4.14%) UML
17 82 (3.86%) Migration
18 80 (3.77%) Data Analysis
19 78 (3.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 631 (29.71%) C#
2 564 (26.55%) T-SQL
3 393 (18.50%) JavaScript
4 320 (15.07%) Java
5 201 (9.46%) VB.NET
6 182 (8.57%) PL/SQL
7 111 (5.23%) VB
8 76 (3.58%) PHP
9 68 (3.20%) VBA
10 53 (2.50%) Shell Script
11 44 (2.07%) VB6
12 43 (2.02%) PowerShell
13 30 (1.41%) C++
14 23 (1.08%) Perl
15 22 (1.04%) Objective-C
15 22 (1.04%) Bash Shell
16 21 (0.99%) C
17 18 (0.85%) Python
18 16 (0.75%) Ruby
19 15 (0.71%) R
Qualifications
1 170 (8.00%) Degree
2 52 (2.45%) ISEB
3 30 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 23 (1.08%) MCSE
5 18 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 16 (0.75%) ISTQB
7 15 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
8 14 (0.66%) OCP
8 14 (0.66%) Oracle Certification
9 12 (0.56%) Security Cleared
10 11 (0.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 9 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
12 8 (0.38%) MCP
13 7 (0.33%) MCITP
13 7 (0.33%) CCNA
14 6 (0.28%) MCSA
14 6 (0.28%) VCDX
14 6 (0.28%) NCDA
14 6 (0.28%) NCIE
14 6 (0.28%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 118 (5.56%) QA
2 113 (5.32%) SLA
3 8 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.28%) HL7
5 4 (0.19%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.14%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.094%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.047%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 90 (4.24%) Active Directory
2 48 (2.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (1.46%) Hyper-V
4 26 (1.22%) vSphere
5 17 (0.80%) Oracle RMAN
6 16 (0.75%) Oracle RAC
7 15 (0.71%) VMware ESX
8 10 (0.47%) Terminal Services
9 8 (0.38%) XenServer
10 7 (0.33%) NFS
11 5 (0.24%) XenApp
12 4 (0.19%) Xen
13 2 (0.094%) XenDesktop
14 1 (0.047%) Varnish
14 1 (0.047%) Forefront TMG
14 1 (0.047%) Microsoft App-V
14 1 (0.047%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 20 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
2 18 (0.85%) Data Guard
3 13 (0.61%) Puppet
4 12 (0.56%) SCCM
5 9 (0.42%) Foglight
5 9 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (0.33%) Opsview
7 6 (0.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 6 (0.28%) Nagios
7 6 (0.28%) SCOM
8 5 (0.24%) Backup Exec
9 4 (0.19%) Tivoli
9 4 (0.19%) NetBackup
10 3 (0.14%) Cobbler
10 3 (0.14%) Hyperic
11 1 (0.047%) Cacti
11 1 (0.047%) Munin
11 1 (0.047%) CA Wily
11 1 (0.047%) WSUS
11 1 (0.047%) Nessus
Vendors
1 614 (28.91%) Microsoft
2 543 (25.56%) Oracle
3 76 (3.58%) VMware
4 50 (2.35%) Citrix
5 48 (2.26%) HP
6 46 (2.17%) JBoss
7 45 (2.12%) Business Objects
8 44 (2.07%) Cisco
9 36 (1.69%) IBM
10 30 (1.41%) NetApp
11 27 (1.27%) SAP
12 18 (0.85%) Cognos
13 17 (0.80%) Apple
14 15 (0.71%) Splunk
14 15 (0.71%) MicroStrategy
15 14 (0.66%) SolarWinds
16 11 (0.52%) Tableau
17 10 (0.47%) Adobe
17 10 (0.47%) Sencha
18 8 (0.38%) Zend
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Normanton, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Building Society
Salary: Circa £36,540
Posted: 10 hours ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Robert Half
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago