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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 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 1232 1173 1037
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 25.06% 22.95% 26.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 53.82% 48.17% 49.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1068 1001 847
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 £30,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £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
2289 2435 2097
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 46.55% 47.63% 53.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1949 2010 1732
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 £30,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +1 917 £40,000 +14.28% 118
Bradford +1 102 £37,500 +7.14% 23
Wakefield +2 43 £32,750 -12.66% 15
Dewsbury - 27 £40,000 - 1
Huddersfield -5 26 £36,250 -3.33% 1
Halifax +3 23 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Bingley - 9 £50,000 -
Otley 0 4 - -
Pontefract -2 4 £37,500 -
Keighley - 4 £45,000 -
Wetherby - 3 £30,500 - 1
Castleford -1 2 £34,750 +19.82%
SQL
Yorkshire

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1129 (47.24%) SQL Server
2 1044 (43.68%) .NET
3 894 (37.41%) C#
4 806 (33.72%) Agile Software Development
5 742 (31.05%) Microsoft
6 628 (26.28%) ASP.NET
7 622 (26.03%) T-SQL
8 483 (20.21%) JavaScript
9 476 (19.92%) MS Excel
10 458 (19.16%) HTML
10 458 (19.16%) Finance
11 448 (18.74%) MVC
12 446 (18.66%) Oracle
13 419 (17.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 402 (16.82%) Business Intelligence
15 389 (16.28%) CSS
16 346 (14.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 337 (14.10%) .NET Framework
18 317 (13.26%) Windows
19 303 (12.68%) XML
20 295 (12.34%) Java
21 285 (11.92%) jQuery
22 251 (10.50%) Data Warehouse
23 250 (10.46%) OO
23 250 (10.46%) VB.NET
24 242 (10.13%) Degree
25 239 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
25 239 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
26 235 (9.83%) Team Foundation Server
27 225 (9.41%) Scrum

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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
1 139 (5.82%) SharePoint
2 128 (5.36%) IIS
3 64 (2.68%) SAS
4 60 (2.51%) Apache
5 53 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
6 43 (1.80%) CMS
7 39 (1.63%) WebLogic
8 33 (1.38%) Tomcat
9 32 (1.34%) SharePoint 2010
10 29 (1.21%) MS Exchange
11 25 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
12 17 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
13 12 (0.50%) OpenEdge
13 12 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2003
14 11 (0.46%) Node.js
15 10 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2013
15 10 (0.42%) Kentico
16 9 (0.38%) Lync
17 8 (0.33%) WebSphere
18 7 (0.29%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 476 (19.92%) MS Excel
2 79 (3.31%) MS Office
3 38 (1.59%) Photoshop
4 33 (1.38%) SPSS
5 19 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
5 19 (0.79%) MS Visio
6 15 (0.63%) PowerPivot
7 12 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.13%) InfoPath
10 2 (0.084%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 61 (2.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
3 12 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (0.38%) Unica
5 8 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (0.17%) BASE24
7 3 (0.13%) Agresso
8 2 (0.084%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.084%) VisionPLUS
8 2 (0.084%) Sentinel
8 2 (0.084%) Oracle ASCP
8 2 (0.084%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 2 (0.084%) Adobe Campaign
8 2 (0.084%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (0.084%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (0.084%) Oracle Cash Management
8 2 (0.084%) Oracle EBS R12
9 1 (0.042%) GoldMine
9 1 (0.042%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 43 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (0.96%) SaaS
2 23 (0.96%) Office 365
3 13 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (0.50%) Amazon S3
5 10 (0.42%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (0.084%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.084%) PaaS
6 2 (0.084%) Route 53
6 2 (0.084%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.084%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (0.084%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.042%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.042%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 67 (2.80%) SAN
2 32 (1.34%) Firewall
3 30 (1.26%) Internet
4 29 (1.21%) LAN
4 29 (1.21%) WAN
5 27 (1.13%) Intranet
6 25 (1.05%) DNS
7 21 (0.88%) TCP/IP
8 16 (0.67%) DHCP
9 12 (0.50%) HTTP
10 9 (0.38%) Intrusion Detection
11 7 (0.29%) VoIP
12 6 (0.25%) VPN
12 6 (0.25%) Unified Communications
12 6 (0.25%) Cisco Nexus
13 5 (0.21%) NAS
13 5 (0.21%) OSPF
13 5 (0.21%) BGP
13 5 (0.21%) SSL
14 3 (0.13%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1129 (47.24%) SQL Server
2 419 (17.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 346 (14.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 251 (10.50%) Data Warehouse
5 239 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 198 (8.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 159 (6.65%) Relational Database
8 156 (6.53%) MySQL
9 142 (5.94%) SQL Server 2012
10 118 (4.94%) Oracle Database
11 98 (4.10%) SQL Server 2005
12 76 (3.18%) Big Data
13 65 (2.72%) RDBMS
14 55 (2.30%) Data Mining
14 55 (2.30%) Oracle Database 11g
15 47 (1.97%) Oracle Reports
16 41 (1.72%) QlikView
17 36 (1.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 35 (1.46%) Oracle BI EE
19 30 (1.26%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 235 (9.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 211 (8.83%) Visual Studio
3 118 (4.94%) Subversion
4 72 (3.01%) NUnit
5 64 (2.68%) Moq
6 62 (2.59%) SoapUI
7 61 (2.55%) Oracle APEX
8 60 (2.51%) ReSharper
9 59 (2.47%) JUnit
10 45 (1.88%) JIRA
11 43 (1.80%) MSTest
12 42 (1.76%) Maven
13 41 (1.72%) Hudson
14 40 (1.67%) Jenkins
15 39 (1.63%) Git (software)
16 31 (1.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 29 (1.21%) Eclipse
18 27 (1.13%) Selenium
19 26 (1.09%) FitNesse
20 22 (0.92%) TeamCity
General
1 458 (19.16%) Finance
2 169 (7.07%) Retail
3 65 (2.72%) Legal
4 51 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
5 43 (1.80%) Banking
5 43 (1.80%) Marketing
6 37 (1.55%) Telecoms
7 21 (0.88%) Publishing
8 15 (0.63%) Games
9 12 (0.50%) Manufacturing
10 11 (0.46%) Retail Banking
10 11 (0.46%) Law
11 10 (0.42%) French Language
12 8 (0.33%) Advertising
13 7 (0.29%) Back Office
14 4 (0.17%) Front Office
15 2 (0.084%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.084%) Automotive
16 1 (0.042%) Multimedia
16 1 (0.042%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1218 (50.96%) Developer
2 502 (21.00%) Analyst
3 355 (14.85%) .NET Developer
4 298 (12.47%) Senior Developer
5 207 (8.66%) Software Developer
6 186 (7.78%) DBA
7 153 (6.40%) SQL DBA
8 144 (6.03%) Support Analyst
9 131 (5.48%) C# Developer
10 130 (5.44%) Applications Support
11 115 (4.81%) Test Analyst
12 107 (4.48%) SQL Developer
13 97 (4.06%) C# .NET Developer
14 92 (3.85%) Junior
15 86 (3.60%) SQL Server DBA
16 85 (3.56%) Applications Support Analyst
17 82 (3.43%) Senior .NET Developer
18 78 (3.26%) Junior Developer
19 77 (3.22%) Administrator
20 73 (3.05%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1044 (43.68%) .NET
2 628 (26.28%) ASP.NET
3 458 (19.16%) HTML
4 389 (16.28%) CSS
5 337 (14.10%) .NET Framework
6 303 (12.68%) XML
7 285 (11.92%) jQuery
8 239 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 198 (8.28%) Web Services
10 176 (7.36%) WCF
11 159 (6.65%) Entity Framework
12 139 (5.82%) WinForms
13 130 (5.44%) Ajax
14 127 (5.31%) HTML5
15 112 (4.69%) WPF
16 105 (4.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 78 (3.26%) CSS3
18 75 (3.14%) NHibernate
19 63 (2.64%) J2EE
19 63 (2.64%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 213 (8.91%) Analytical Skills
2 94 (3.93%) Enterprise Software
3 80 (3.35%) Replication
4 79 (3.31%) Management Information System
5 63 (2.64%) Clustering
6 58 (2.43%) Private Cloud
7 55 (2.30%) Mobile App
8 53 (2.22%) Data Integration
9 43 (1.80%) NHS
10 42 (1.76%) Statistics
11 39 (1.63%) Visualisation
12 32 (1.34%) Computer Science
13 29 (1.21%) Mathematics
14 24 (1.00%) Client/Server
14 24 (1.00%) Open Source
14 24 (1.00%) User Experience
15 20 (0.84%) Data Extraction
16 19 (0.79%) iPad
17 18 (0.75%) Data Structures
18 16 (0.67%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 317 (13.26%) Windows
2 188 (7.87%) UNIX
3 139 (5.82%) Linux
4 89 (3.72%) Apple iOS
5 79 (3.31%) Android
6 31 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (0.63%) Windows 7
10 11 (0.46%) AIX
11 8 (0.33%) Windows XP
12 7 (0.29%) Windows 8
13 6 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 5 (0.21%) Solaris
15 4 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
16 3 (0.13%) Windows Vista
16 3 (0.13%) CentOS
16 3 (0.13%) Debian
17 2 (0.084%) Ubuntu
17 2 (0.084%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 806 (33.72%) Agile Software Development
2 448 (18.74%) MVC
3 402 (16.82%) Business Intelligence
4 250 (10.46%) OO
5 225 (9.41%) Scrum
6 204 (8.54%) TDD
7 200 (8.37%) ITIL
8 183 (7.66%) Unit Testing
9 174 (7.28%) ETL
10 167 (6.99%) Analytics
11 152 (6.36%) E-Commerce
12 147 (6.15%) Software Engineering
13 139 (5.82%) Performance Tuning
14 121 (5.06%) Mentoring
15 117 (4.90%) Migration
15 117 (4.90%) CRM
16 114 (4.77%) OOP
17 107 (4.48%) Continuous Integration
18 105 (4.39%) Software Testing
19 104 (4.35%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 894 (37.41%) C#
2 622 (26.03%) T-SQL
3 483 (20.21%) JavaScript
4 295 (12.34%) Java
5 250 (10.46%) VB.NET
6 160 (6.69%) PL/SQL
7 139 (5.82%) VB
8 115 (4.81%) PHP
9 78 (3.26%) Python
10 63 (2.64%) VBA
11 62 (2.59%) Shell Script
12 55 (2.30%) C++
13 48 (2.01%) Bash Shell
14 44 (1.84%) Ruby
15 43 (1.80%) VB6
16 41 (1.72%) PowerShell
17 39 (1.63%) Perl
18 37 (1.55%) R
19 33 (1.38%) MATLAB
20 24 (1.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 242 (10.13%) Degree
2 104 (4.35%) ISEB
3 84 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 61 (2.55%) ISTQB
5 47 (1.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 28 (1.17%) MCTS
7 24 (1.00%) MCP
8 23 (0.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 20 (0.84%) MCAD
9 20 (0.84%) MCSD
10 16 (0.67%) Security Cleared
11 14 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
12 13 (0.54%) MCSE
13 11 (0.46%) CCNP
13 11 (0.46%) Oracle Certification
13 11 (0.46%) MCITP
14 8 (0.33%) SC Cleared
14 8 (0.33%) MCSA
15 7 (0.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 7 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 126 (5.27%) QA
2 83 (3.47%) SLA
3 22 (0.92%) Data Quality
4 17 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 14 (0.59%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.084%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 79 (3.31%) Hyper-V
2 55 (2.30%) Active Directory
3 40 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (0.75%) HDFS
5 10 (0.42%) Terminal Services
6 9 (0.38%) VMware ESX
7 6 (0.25%) Terminal Server
7 6 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
7 6 (0.25%) vSphere
8 4 (0.17%) VMware Server
8 4 (0.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (0.084%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.084%) Cygwin
9 2 (0.084%) NFS
10 1 (0.042%) XenServer
10 1 (0.042%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.042%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.042%) Xen
Systems Management
1 39 (1.63%) Opscode Chef
2 38 (1.59%) Puppet
3 35 (1.46%) Tivoli
4 27 (1.13%) Cobbler
5 16 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
6 11 (0.46%) NetBackup
7 10 (0.42%) SCOM
8 9 (0.38%) SCCM
9 7 (0.29%) Control-M
10 6 (0.25%) Oracle RMAN
10 6 (0.25%) Graphite
10 6 (0.25%) SCDPM
11 5 (0.21%) ARCserve
12 4 (0.17%) Backup Exec
12 4 (0.17%) Nagios
12 4 (0.17%) Data Guard
12 4 (0.17%) Opsview
13 3 (0.13%) Salt
13 3 (0.13%) Cacti
13 3 (0.13%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 742 (31.05%) Microsoft
2 446 (18.66%) Oracle
3 73 (3.05%) Apple
4 70 (2.93%) VMware
5 59 (2.47%) Business Objects
6 48 (2.01%) Tableau
7 36 (1.51%) HP
8 31 (1.30%) SAP
9 29 (1.21%) IBM
10 28 (1.17%) Cisco
11 24 (1.00%) Zend
12 16 (0.67%) Adobe
12 16 (0.67%) Citrix
13 15 (0.63%) Sybase
14 13 (0.54%) Google
15 12 (0.50%) BT
16 11 (0.46%) Progress
16 11 (0.46%) Hitachi
16 11 (0.46%) NetApp
17 10 (0.42%) Symantec
Leeds, Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
iSource IT
Posted: 3 hours ago
Wakefield, Yorkshire
Progressive North
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Robert Half
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Earth Stream Global
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + pension, healthcare, flexible working
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benifits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Salary and Benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum + life insurance, pension, health in
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + pension, life insurance, medical i
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Y
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
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West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £300 - £375 per day
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
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West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago