The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 4 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 1277 1283 1459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 20.36% 18.36% 22.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 58.05% 60.43% 61.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1044 1147 1219
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2200 2123 2361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 35.08% 30.38% 36.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1809 1821 1941
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Yorkshire region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in Yorkshire

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

SQL Server
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
West Yorkshire +3 957 £40,000 +3.89% 139
North Yorkshire +8 156 £40,000 - 37
South Yorkshire 0 133 £40,000 +14.28% 25
East Yorkshire -3 25 £35,000 - 8
SQL Server
England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing SQL Server 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 Server.

1 1384 (54.27%) .NET
2 1369 (53.69%) SQL
3 1278 (50.12%) C#
4 921 (36.12%) Agile Software Development
5 872 (34.20%) ASP.NET
6 804 (31.53%) Microsoft
7 698 (27.37%) MVC
8 656 (25.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 597 (23.41%) T-SQL
10 596 (23.37%) JavaScript
11 494 (19.37%) HTML
12 473 (18.55%) Windows
13 468 (18.35%) MS Excel
14 463 (18.16%) ASP.NET MVC
15 417 (16.35%) Oracle
16 413 (16.20%) SQL Server 2008
17 396 (15.53%) CSS
18 391 (15.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 363 (14.24%) SQL Server 2012
20 361 (14.16%) Business Intelligence
21 356 (13.96%) Visual Studio
22 349 (13.69%) .NET Framework
23 347 (13.61%) Team Foundation Server
24 333 (13.06%) WCF
25 329 (12.90%) TDD
26 325 (12.75%) Finance
27 257 (10.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
28 248 (9.73%) Degree
29 232 (9.10%) XML
30 231 (9.06%) jQuery

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing SQL Server 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 Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 208 (8.16%) IIS
2 163 (6.39%) SharePoint
3 127 (4.98%) CMS
4 110 (4.31%) MS Exchange
5 80 (3.14%) Exchange Server 2010
6 65 (2.55%) Node.js
7 43 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
8 36 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2007
8 36 (1.41%) Tomcat
9 32 (1.25%) Sitecore CMS
10 30 (1.18%) CloudStack
11 29 (1.14%) Apache
12 28 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2013
13 27 (1.06%) Umbraco
14 22 (0.86%) JBoss
15 21 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2003
15 21 (0.82%) WebLogic
16 16 (0.63%) WebSphere
17 12 (0.47%) Lync
18 8 (0.31%) WordPress
Applications
1 468 (18.35%) MS Excel
2 79 (3.10%) MS Office
3 14 (0.55%) MS Visio
4 13 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.12%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.078%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.039%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.039%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 62 (2.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 30 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
3 12 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (0.27%) Dynamics GP
4 7 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (0.24%) Magento
6 5 (0.20%) SAP HCM
7 2 (0.078%) Adobe Campaign
7 2 (0.078%) FastStats
7 2 (0.078%) Pegasus Opera
7 2 (0.078%) Sage X3
7 2 (0.078%) SAP BPC
7 2 (0.078%) SAP Business One
7 2 (0.078%) Unica
8 1 (0.039%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.039%) Sage 200
8 1 (0.039%) Sage 50
8 1 (0.039%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 194 (7.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 52 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
3 45 (1.76%) Office 365
4 9 (0.35%) SaaS
5 7 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.24%) IaaS
7 5 (0.20%) GitHub
8 3 (0.12%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.12%) PaaS
9 1 (0.039%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.039%) Force.com
9 1 (0.039%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.039%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 104 (4.08%) SAN
2 75 (2.94%) Firewall
3 58 (2.27%) VPN
4 47 (1.84%) TCP/IP
5 42 (1.65%) DNS
5 42 (1.65%) Internet
6 41 (1.61%) NAS
7 29 (1.14%) HTTP
8 24 (0.94%) DHCP
9 19 (0.75%) LAN
9 19 (0.75%) SSL
10 18 (0.71%) WAN
11 17 (0.67%) Network Security
11 17 (0.67%) Wireless
12 13 (0.51%) Kerberos
12 13 (0.51%) Remote Desktop
13 11 (0.43%) Cisco ASA
13 11 (0.43%) Intranet
14 9 (0.35%) LDAP
14 9 (0.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 656 (25.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 413 (16.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 391 (15.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 363 (14.24%) SQL Server 2012
5 257 (10.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 227 (8.90%) Data Warehouse
7 197 (7.73%) SQL Server 2014
8 168 (6.59%) Relational Database
9 163 (6.39%) SQL Server 2005
10 156 (6.12%) MySQL
11 67 (2.63%) OLAP
12 59 (2.31%) Oracle Database
13 50 (1.96%) QlikView
14 48 (1.88%) BusinessObjects
15 44 (1.73%) RDBMS
16 43 (1.69%) OLAP Cube
17 42 (1.65%) NoSQL
18 40 (1.57%) Hadoop
19 37 (1.45%) Big Data
19 37 (1.45%) Informix
Development Applications
1 356 (13.96%) Visual Studio
2 347 (13.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 111 (4.35%) Git (software)
4 98 (3.84%) Octopus Deploy
5 93 (3.65%) Subversion
6 72 (2.82%) NUnit
7 62 (2.43%) Selenium
8 48 (1.88%) ReSharper
9 45 (1.76%) Moq
10 44 (1.73%) SoapUI
11 33 (1.29%) Grunt
12 32 (1.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 31 (1.22%) MSTest
13 31 (1.22%) SpecFlow
14 30 (1.18%) gulp
15 29 (1.14%) Jasmine
16 28 (1.10%) JIRA
17 27 (1.06%) Jenkins
18 23 (0.90%) PowerBuilder
19 22 (0.86%) Mercurial
General
1 325 (12.75%) Finance
2 120 (4.71%) Retail
3 83 (3.25%) Marketing
4 48 (1.88%) Legal
5 33 (1.29%) Back Office
6 28 (1.10%) Manufacturing
6 28 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
7 23 (0.90%) Telecoms
8 22 (0.86%) Law
9 19 (0.75%) Games
10 17 (0.67%) Advertising
11 13 (0.51%) Local Government
12 10 (0.39%) Financial Institution
13 8 (0.31%) Publishing
14 7 (0.27%) Banking
15 6 (0.24%) Automotive
16 4 (0.16%) Military
17 3 (0.12%) Billing
18 2 (0.078%) Electronics
19 1 (0.039%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1448 (56.78%) Developer
2 698 (27.37%) .NET Developer
3 634 (24.86%) C# Developer
4 595 (23.33%) SQL Developer
5 420 (16.47%) C# .NET Developer
6 294 (11.53%) SQL Server Developer
7 289 (11.33%) Senior Developer
8 244 (9.57%) ASP.NET Developer
9 242 (9.49%) Analyst
10 225 (8.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 174 (6.82%) DBA
12 166 (6.51%) Software Developer
13 149 (5.84%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 144 (5.65%) C# Software Developer
15 137 (5.37%) Web Developer
16 134 (5.25%) Applications Support
16 134 (5.25%) Senior .NET Developer
16 134 (5.25%) Senior SQL Developer
17 123 (4.82%) SQL DBA
18 121 (4.75%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1384 (54.27%) .NET
2 872 (34.20%) ASP.NET
3 494 (19.37%) HTML
4 463 (18.16%) ASP.NET MVC
5 396 (15.53%) CSS
6 349 (13.69%) .NET Framework
7 333 (13.06%) WCF
8 232 (9.10%) XML
9 231 (9.06%) jQuery
10 227 (8.90%) AngularJS
11 218 (8.55%) WinForms
12 176 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web API
12 176 (6.90%) Entity Framework
12 176 (6.90%) Web Services
13 154 (6.04%) HTML5
14 101 (3.96%) KnockoutJS
15 96 (3.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 95 (3.73%) REST
17 93 (3.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 90 (3.53%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 145 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
2 88 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 81 (3.18%) Management Information System
4 70 (2.75%) NHS
5 66 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
6 47 (1.84%) Data Centre
7 37 (1.45%) User Experience
8 36 (1.41%) Replication
9 29 (1.14%) Data Integration
10 28 (1.10%) Clustering
11 27 (1.06%) Client/Server
12 25 (0.98%) Mobile App
13 24 (0.94%) Streaming Music
13 24 (0.94%) Visualisation
14 19 (0.75%) Inversion of Control
15 18 (0.71%) CMDB
16 17 (0.67%) Data Extraction
16 17 (0.67%) Data Protection Act
17 12 (0.47%) Performance Metrics
18 11 (0.43%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 473 (18.55%) Windows
2 185 (7.25%) Windows Server
3 142 (5.57%) Linux
4 131 (5.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 91 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 84 (3.29%) Unix
7 55 (2.16%) Windows Server 2003
8 37 (1.45%) Android
9 33 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 30 (1.18%) Windows 7
11 22 (0.86%) Apple iOS
12 18 (0.71%) Solaris
12 18 (0.71%) Windows XP
13 14 (0.55%) AIX
14 10 (0.39%) Windows 10
15 9 (0.35%) Windows 2000
16 8 (0.31%) Debian
16 8 (0.31%) HPUX
17 7 (0.27%) Windows 8
17 7 (0.27%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 921 (36.12%) Agile Software Development
2 698 (27.37%) MVC
3 361 (14.16%) Business Intelligence
4 329 (12.90%) TDD
5 226 (8.86%) ETL
6 223 (8.75%) Scrum
7 207 (8.12%) Mentoring
8 178 (6.98%) SOA
9 169 (6.63%) ITIL
10 157 (6.16%) SDLC
11 156 (6.12%) Software Engineering
12 148 (5.80%) Migration
12 148 (5.80%) Unit Testing
13 140 (5.49%) CRM
14 108 (4.24%) Automated Testing
15 107 (4.20%) Web Development
16 106 (4.16%) OO
17 98 (3.84%) Performance Tuning
18 94 (3.69%) Continuous Integration
18 94 (3.69%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1369 (53.69%) SQL
2 1278 (50.12%) C#
3 597 (23.41%) T-SQL
4 596 (23.37%) JavaScript
5 221 (8.67%) VB.NET
6 128 (5.02%) Java
6 128 (5.02%) VB
7 118 (4.63%) PowerShell
8 56 (2.20%) VB6
9 54 (2.12%) VBA
10 52 (2.04%) Python
10 52 (2.04%) XPath
11 44 (1.73%) PL/SQL
11 44 (1.73%) Ruby
12 43 (1.69%) Perl
13 39 (1.53%) Bash Shell
14 26 (1.02%) C++
14 26 (1.02%) PHP
15 21 (0.82%) XQuery
16 14 (0.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 248 (9.73%) Degree
2 115 (4.51%) Security Cleared
3 93 (3.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 45 (1.76%) SC Cleared
5 34 (1.33%) ISEB
6 30 (1.18%) ISTQB
7 26 (1.02%) MCSE
8 22 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
8 22 (0.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 15 (0.59%) BPSS Clearance
9 15 (0.59%) CCIE
9 15 (0.59%) CCNP
10 13 (0.51%) CISSP
10 13 (0.51%) MCSA
11 11 (0.43%) CCNA
11 11 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
11 11 (0.43%) MCITP
12 9 (0.35%) MCTS
12 9 (0.35%) Oracle Certification
12 9 (0.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (3.02%) SLA
2 69 (2.71%) QA
3 39 (1.53%) Data Quality
4 25 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (0.39%) COBIT
6 9 (0.35%) PCI DSS
7 6 (0.24%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.12%) ISO22301
9 1 (0.039%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 1 (0.039%) FISMA
9 1 (0.039%) HL7
System Software
1 166 (6.51%) Active Directory
2 125 (4.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (1.29%) Hyper-V
4 32 (1.25%) XenApp
5 30 (1.18%) VMware ESX
6 29 (1.14%) vSphere
7 13 (0.51%) Terminal Services
7 13 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (0.47%) Terminal Server
9 9 (0.35%) KVM
9 9 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
10 8 (0.31%) Xen
10 8 (0.31%) XenServer
11 6 (0.24%) Apache Flume
11 6 (0.24%) HDFS
12 4 (0.16%) Corosync
12 4 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (0.16%) Varnish
13 3 (0.12%) Firmware
13 3 (0.12%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 41 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
2 36 (1.41%) Opsview
3 32 (1.25%) Nagios
4 29 (1.14%) Salt
5 26 (1.02%) Grafana
5 26 (1.02%) Graphite
6 22 (0.86%) Puppet
7 19 (0.75%) Cacti
8 17 (0.67%) FortiGate
9 16 (0.63%) SCCM
10 12 (0.47%) Norton AntiVirus
10 12 (0.47%) SCOM
11 11 (0.43%) Oracle RMAN
12 9 (0.35%) Data Guard
13 6 (0.24%) XenMobile
14 4 (0.16%) AirWatch
14 4 (0.16%) Hyperic
15 2 (0.078%) Cobbler
15 2 (0.078%) Pingdom
15 2 (0.078%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 804 (31.53%) Microsoft
2 417 (16.35%) Oracle
3 193 (7.57%) VMware
4 87 (3.41%) Citrix
5 76 (2.98%) Cisco
6 70 (2.75%) NetApp
7 46 (1.80%) HP
8 42 (1.65%) Red Hat
9 40 (1.57%) Sitecore
9 40 (1.57%) Tableau
10 31 (1.22%) F5
11 30 (1.18%) SAP
12 29 (1.14%) Dell Compellent
13 28 (1.10%) Google
13 28 (1.10%) Splunk
14 27 (1.06%) CommVault
15 25 (0.98%) IBM
16 22 (0.86%) Symantec
17 21 (0.82%) Apple
17 21 (0.82%) Xamarin
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