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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 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 1248 1074 1052
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 25.04% 23.83% 26.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 54.21% 50.19% 50.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1093 840 891
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,900 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
2302 2140 2067
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 46.19% 47.48% 52.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1924 1701 1793
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +1 935 £40,000 +14.28% 124
Bradford -3 70 £36,500 +4.28% 16
Wakefield +1 51 £38,500 +2.66% 7
Halifax +3 32 £40,000 +14.28% 13
Dewsbury - 30 £40,000 -
Huddersfield +2 24 £32,500 +16.07% 8
Pontefract 0 5 £37,500 - 1
Wetherby - 5 £42,500 - 1
Castleford -2 4 £32,500 +12.06% 3
Bingley - 2 - -
Keighley - 2 £45,000 -
Brighouse 0 1 £33,000 -5.71% 1
SQL
Yorkshire

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 1162 (47.60%) SQL Server
2 1061 (43.47%) .NET
3 914 (37.44%) C#
4 785 (32.16%) Microsoft
5 771 (31.59%) Agile Software Development
6 669 (27.41%) T-SQL
7 632 (25.89%) ASP.NET
8 502 (20.57%) MS Excel
9 499 (20.44%) Oracle
10 495 (20.28%) JavaScript
11 478 (19.58%) Finance
12 459 (18.80%) HTML
13 443 (18.15%) Business Intelligence
13 443 (18.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 417 (17.08%) MVC
15 397 (16.26%) CSS
16 389 (15.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 353 (14.46%) .NET Framework
18 351 (14.38%) Windows
19 326 (13.36%) XML
20 303 (12.41%) Java
21 288 (11.80%) OO
22 283 (11.59%) jQuery
23 263 (10.77%) SQL Server 2008
24 255 (10.45%) Degree
25 254 (10.41%) Data Warehouse
26 249 (10.20%) VB.NET
27 242 (9.91%) Team Foundation Server
28 237 (9.71%) Visual Studio
29 236 (9.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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
1 142 (5.82%) SharePoint
2 125 (5.12%) IIS
3 76 (3.11%) SAS
4 75 (3.07%) Apache
5 67 (2.74%) WebLogic
6 57 (2.34%) Tomcat
7 54 (2.21%) BizTalk Server
8 51 (2.09%) CMS
9 42 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
10 34 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
11 29 (1.19%) MS Exchange
12 16 (0.66%) Kentico
12 16 (0.66%) WebSphere
12 16 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
13 13 (0.53%) Oracle Application Server
13 13 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2003
14 12 (0.49%) Node.js
15 11 (0.45%) OpenEdge
16 10 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
17 8 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 502 (20.57%) MS Excel
2 66 (2.70%) MS Office
3 35 (1.43%) Photoshop
4 34 (1.39%) SPSS
5 21 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
6 18 (0.74%) PowerPivot
7 15 (0.61%) MS Visio
8 12 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
9 10 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
10 6 (0.25%) InfoPath
11 2 (0.082%) FastStats
12 1 (0.041%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 81 (3.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
3 14 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
4 10 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
5 7 (0.29%) Agresso
6 4 (0.16%) BASE24
6 4 (0.16%) Oracle ASCP
6 4 (0.16%) Oracle Payables
6 4 (0.16%) Oracle Receivables
6 4 (0.16%) Oracle Cash Management
7 3 (0.12%) Finacle
7 3 (0.12%) FLEXCUBE
7 3 (0.12%) Summit
7 3 (0.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 3 (0.12%) Temenos T24
8 2 (0.082%) Oracle General Ledger
8 2 (0.082%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.082%) Magento
8 2 (0.082%) VisionPLUS
8 2 (0.082%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 36 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 36 (1.47%) Office 365
2 20 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
3 19 (0.78%) Amazon S3
4 16 (0.66%) SaaS
4 16 (0.66%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (0.12%) Route 53
6 1 (0.041%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.041%) PaaS
6 1 (0.041%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 78 (3.20%) SAN
2 28 (1.15%) Firewall
3 26 (1.07%) Internet
4 23 (0.94%) Intranet
5 20 (0.82%) DNS
6 19 (0.78%) LAN
6 19 (0.78%) WAN
7 17 (0.70%) TCP/IP
8 14 (0.57%) HTTP
8 14 (0.57%) DHCP
9 9 (0.37%) Intrusion Detection
10 8 (0.33%) Cisco Nexus
10 8 (0.33%) VoIP
11 7 (0.29%) MPLS
11 7 (0.29%) OSPF
11 7 (0.29%) BGP
12 6 (0.25%) NAS
12 6 (0.25%) SSL
13 5 (0.20%) HSRP
13 5 (0.20%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1162 (47.60%) SQL Server
2 443 (18.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 389 (15.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 263 (10.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 254 (10.41%) Data Warehouse
6 236 (9.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 188 (7.70%) Relational Database
8 183 (7.50%) MySQL
9 137 (5.61%) SQL Server 2012
10 100 (4.10%) SQL Server 2005
11 98 (4.01%) Oracle Database
12 92 (3.77%) RDBMS
13 79 (3.24%) Big Data
14 65 (2.66%) Data Mining
15 47 (1.93%) QlikView
16 45 (1.84%) Oracle BI EE
17 44 (1.80%) Oracle Reports
18 42 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
19 37 (1.52%) MongoDB
20 33 (1.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 242 (9.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 237 (9.71%) Visual Studio
3 147 (6.02%) Subversion
4 67 (2.74%) Hudson
5 64 (2.62%) Maven
6 62 (2.54%) SoapUI
7 61 (2.50%) JUnit
8 60 (2.46%) Moq
9 59 (2.42%) ReSharper
10 57 (2.34%) NUnit
11 47 (1.93%) Jenkins
12 45 (1.84%) JIRA
13 43 (1.76%) Oracle APEX
14 42 (1.72%) Git (software)
15 35 (1.43%) Selenium
15 35 (1.43%) MSTest
16 33 (1.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 29 (1.19%) Eclipse
18 28 (1.15%) Oracle Forms
19 27 (1.11%) FitNesse
General
1 478 (19.58%) Finance
2 191 (7.82%) Retail
3 69 (2.83%) Legal
4 58 (2.38%) Banking
5 52 (2.13%) Marketing
5 52 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
6 42 (1.72%) Telecoms
7 25 (1.02%) Publishing
8 17 (0.70%) Manufacturing
9 12 (0.49%) Retail Banking
10 10 (0.41%) Games
10 10 (0.41%) French Language
11 9 (0.37%) Advertising
12 7 (0.29%) Law
13 5 (0.20%) Back Office
14 2 (0.082%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.082%) Front Office
14 2 (0.082%) Automotive
15 1 (0.041%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.041%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1257 (51.50%) Developer
2 509 (20.85%) Analyst
3 374 (15.32%) .NET Developer
4 298 (12.21%) Senior Developer
5 202 (8.28%) Software Developer
6 181 (7.41%) DBA
7 159 (6.51%) Support Analyst
8 138 (5.65%) Applications Support
9 128 (5.24%) SQL DBA
10 127 (5.20%) C# Developer
11 120 (4.92%) SQL Developer
12 118 (4.83%) Test Analyst
13 100 (4.10%) C# .NET Developer
14 96 (3.93%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 94 (3.85%) Junior
15 94 (3.85%) Java Developer
16 89 (3.65%) Applications Support Analyst
17 81 (3.32%) Junior Developer
18 80 (3.28%) Administrator
19 76 (3.11%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1061 (43.47%) .NET
2 632 (25.89%) ASP.NET
3 459 (18.80%) HTML
4 397 (16.26%) CSS
5 353 (14.46%) .NET Framework
6 326 (13.36%) XML
7 283 (11.59%) jQuery
8 232 (9.50%) Web Services
9 229 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC
10 193 (7.91%) WCF
11 148 (6.06%) WinForms
12 139 (5.69%) Ajax
12 139 (5.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 133 (5.45%) WPF
14 121 (4.96%) HTML5
15 120 (4.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 95 (3.89%) J2EE
17 88 (3.61%) Spring
18 79 (3.24%) NHibernate
19 75 (3.07%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 223 (9.14%) Analytical Skills
2 103 (4.22%) Enterprise Software
3 92 (3.77%) Management Information System
4 84 (3.44%) Replication
5 67 (2.74%) Mobile App
6 52 (2.13%) Statistics
7 48 (1.97%) Clustering
8 47 (1.93%) NHS
9 40 (1.64%) Visualisation
10 39 (1.60%) Mathematics
11 36 (1.47%) Data Integration
12 33 (1.35%) Computer Science
13 30 (1.23%) Open Source
14 28 (1.15%) User Experience
15 21 (0.86%) iPad
16 20 (0.82%) Client/Server
17 17 (0.70%) Data Structures
18 15 (0.61%) Data Extraction
19 14 (0.57%) Inversion of Control
20 13 (0.53%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 351 (14.38%) Windows
2 178 (7.29%) UNIX
3 142 (5.82%) Linux
4 87 (3.56%) Apple iOS
5 79 (3.24%) Android
6 27 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 26 (1.07%) Windows Server 2012
8 24 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
9 19 (0.78%) Windows 7
10 12 (0.49%) AIX
11 11 (0.45%) Windows XP
12 8 (0.33%) Windows 8
13 7 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
14 4 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 4 (0.16%) Windows Phone
15 3 (0.12%) Windows Vista
15 3 (0.12%) Solaris
16 2 (0.082%) Debian
16 2 (0.082%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.082%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 771 (31.59%) Agile Software Development
2 443 (18.15%) Business Intelligence
3 417 (17.08%) MVC
4 288 (11.80%) OO
5 235 (9.63%) Scrum
6 204 (8.36%) E-Commerce
7 191 (7.82%) ETL
8 188 (7.70%) TDD
9 185 (7.58%) ITIL
10 178 (7.29%) Analytics
11 170 (6.96%) Unit Testing
12 157 (6.43%) Software Engineering
13 139 (5.69%) OOP
14 134 (5.49%) CRM
15 128 (5.24%) Performance Tuning
16 121 (4.96%) Migration
17 116 (4.75%) Continuous Integration
18 114 (4.67%) Mentoring
19 106 (4.34%) Configuration Management
20 96 (3.93%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 914 (37.44%) C#
2 669 (27.41%) T-SQL
3 495 (20.28%) JavaScript
4 303 (12.41%) Java
5 249 (10.20%) VB.NET
6 157 (6.43%) VB
7 147 (6.02%) PL/SQL
8 113 (4.63%) PHP
9 87 (3.56%) VBA
10 69 (2.83%) Python
11 56 (2.29%) C++
12 49 (2.01%) Bash Shell
13 47 (1.93%) R
14 45 (1.84%) Ruby
15 41 (1.68%) Shell Script
16 40 (1.64%) VB6
17 35 (1.43%) C
18 32 (1.31%) MATLAB
18 32 (1.31%) PowerShell
19 30 (1.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 255 (10.45%) Degree
2 80 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 71 (2.91%) ISEB
4 51 (2.09%) ISTQB
5 48 (1.97%) VCP4
6 39 (1.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 31 (1.27%) MCTS
8 29 (1.19%) MCP
9 27 (1.11%) MCAD
9 27 (1.11%) MCSD
10 25 (1.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 20 (0.82%) MCSE
12 15 (0.61%) MCITP
13 14 (0.57%) Security Cleared
14 12 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
15 10 (0.41%) MCSA
16 9 (0.37%) CCNP
17 8 (0.33%) SC Cleared
18 7 (0.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
18 7 (0.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 129 (5.28%) QA
2 93 (3.81%) SLA
3 21 (0.86%) Data Quality
4 14 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 11 (0.45%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.082%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 84 (3.44%) Hyper-V
2 65 (2.66%) Active Directory
3 41 (1.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (0.74%) HDFS
5 8 (0.33%) Terminal Services
6 7 (0.29%) VMware ESX
6 7 (0.29%) vSphere
7 6 (0.25%) Oracle RMAN
7 6 (0.25%) Terminal Server
7 6 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (0.16%) VMware Server
8 4 (0.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 3 (0.12%) XenApp
9 3 (0.12%) XenServer
10 2 (0.082%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (0.082%) Xen
10 2 (0.082%) Firmware
10 2 (0.082%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.082%) Cygwin
11 1 (0.041%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 40 (1.64%) Puppet
1 40 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
2 33 (1.35%) Tivoli
3 29 (1.19%) Cobbler
4 15 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
5 12 (0.49%) NetBackup
6 7 (0.29%) SCDPM
7 6 (0.25%) Data Guard
7 6 (0.25%) ARCserve
8 5 (0.20%) Graphite
9 4 (0.16%) SCOM
9 4 (0.16%) Backup Exec
10 3 (0.12%) Control-M
10 3 (0.12%) Nagios
10 3 (0.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 3 (0.12%) SCCM
10 3 (0.12%) Cacti
10 3 (0.12%) SolarWinds Orion
10 3 (0.12%) Salt
10 3 (0.12%) Opsview
Vendors
1 785 (32.16%) Microsoft
2 499 (20.44%) Oracle
3 68 (2.79%) Apple
4 66 (2.70%) Business Objects
5 61 (2.50%) VMware
6 49 (2.01%) Tableau
7 33 (1.35%) HP
8 30 (1.23%) IBM
8 30 (1.23%) SAP
9 28 (1.15%) Cisco
10 26 (1.07%) Zend
11 20 (0.82%) Citrix
12 18 (0.74%) Sybase
13 17 (0.70%) SolarWinds
14 14 (0.57%) Adobe
15 12 (0.49%) Google
16 11 (0.45%) Progress
16 11 (0.45%) Hitachi
17 10 (0.41%) Cognos
18 9 (0.37%) Informatica
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: 25 Days Holiday, Pension, Life Insurance.
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + pension, holidays, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sowerby Bridge, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sowerby Bridge, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £37,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + bonus + benefits + free parking
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £34000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £27000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago