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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 1346 1399 1306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 20.15% 19.68% 23.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 63.58% 61.71% 67.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1180 1263 1089
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
2117 2267 1928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 31.69% 31.89% 34.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1802 1928 1585
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 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 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
West Yorkshire 0 862 £37,500 - 138
North Yorkshire 0 248 £40,000 +14.28% 38
South Yorkshire -1 176 £35,000 - 24
East Yorkshire 0 44 £33,750 +12.50% 11
SQL Server
England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 1627 (60.98%) .NET
2 1505 (56.41%) SQL
3 1434 (53.75%) C#
4 1149 (43.07%) ASP.NET
5 979 (36.69%) Microsoft
6 935 (35.04%) Agile Software Development
7 913 (34.22%) MVC
8 752 (28.19%) JavaScript
9 675 (25.30%) HTML
10 665 (24.93%) ASP.NET MVC
11 645 (24.18%) T-SQL
12 571 (21.40%) CSS
13 539 (20.20%) Windows
14 529 (19.83%) MS Excel
15 521 (19.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 469 (17.58%) Finance
17 446 (16.72%) .NET Framework
18 440 (16.49%) SQL Server 2008
19 424 (15.89%) jQuery
20 419 (15.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 396 (14.84%) Business Intelligence
22 362 (13.57%) WCF
23 345 (12.93%) TDD
23 345 (12.93%) Visual Studio
24 309 (11.58%) Scrum
25 308 (11.54%) XML
26 298 (11.17%) SQL Server 2012
27 295 (11.06%) SQL Server 2005
28 289 (10.83%) VB.NET
29 284 (10.64%) OO

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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
1 188 (7.05%) SharePoint
2 166 (6.22%) IIS
3 131 (4.91%) MS Exchange
4 73 (2.74%) BizTalk Server
5 66 (2.47%) Node.js
6 56 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2010
7 48 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2013
8 41 (1.54%) CMS
9 40 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2007
10 38 (1.42%) Apache
11 31 (1.16%) SAS
12 30 (1.12%) Lync
13 25 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2003
14 24 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
15 19 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
16 14 (0.52%) JBoss
17 11 (0.41%) WebSphere
17 11 (0.41%) Umbraco
17 11 (0.41%) nginx
17 11 (0.41%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 529 (19.83%) MS Excel
2 78 (2.92%) MS Office
3 30 (1.12%) Photoshop
4 25 (0.94%) PowerPivot
5 17 (0.64%) SPSS
6 14 (0.52%) MS Visio
7 12 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
8 9 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
9 6 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (0.11%) MS Project
10 3 (0.11%) FastStats
11 2 (0.075%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 55 (2.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 32 (1.20%) Dynamics NAV
3 21 (0.79%) SAP Business One
4 20 (0.75%) Sage 200
4 20 (0.75%) Pegasus Opera
5 18 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
6 7 (0.26%) Infor CRM
6 7 (0.26%) Tesseract
6 7 (0.26%) Unica
7 4 (0.15%) MFGPRO
8 3 (0.11%) CODA-Financials
8 3 (0.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 2 (0.075%) Adobe Campaign
9 2 (0.075%) Oracle BPM
9 2 (0.075%) Line 500
9 2 (0.075%) Cognos TM1
9 2 (0.075%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (0.037%) Teamcenter
10 1 (0.037%) Maximo
10 1 (0.037%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 93 (3.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (1.16%) Office 365
4 28 (1.05%) SaaS
5 22 (0.82%) Google Analytics
6 13 (0.49%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.075%) PaaS
8 1 (0.037%) Heroku
8 1 (0.037%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 122 (4.57%) SAN
2 63 (2.36%) Firewall
3 55 (2.06%) Internet
4 53 (1.99%) VPN
5 51 (1.91%) DNS
6 49 (1.84%) LAN
6 49 (1.84%) WAN
7 48 (1.80%) NAS
8 44 (1.65%) Intranet
9 38 (1.42%) TCP/IP
10 32 (1.20%) VoIP
11 23 (0.86%) Wireless
12 22 (0.82%) DHCP
13 20 (0.75%) Unified Communications
14 16 (0.60%) Cisco ASA
14 16 (0.60%) FTP
15 14 (0.52%) Fibre Channel
16 11 (0.41%) iSCSI
17 8 (0.30%) EIGRP
17 8 (0.30%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 521 (19.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 440 (16.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 419 (15.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 298 (11.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 295 (11.06%) SQL Server 2005
6 280 (10.49%) Data Warehouse
7 222 (8.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 151 (5.66%) MySQL
9 137 (5.13%) Relational Database
10 66 (2.47%) Big Data
11 60 (2.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 57 (2.14%) Oracle Database
13 41 (1.54%) NoSQL
14 37 (1.39%) QlikView
15 36 (1.35%) OLAP
16 34 (1.27%) Data Mining
17 28 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
17 28 (1.05%) Crystal Reports
17 28 (1.05%) RDBMS
18 27 (1.01%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 345 (12.93%) Visual Studio
2 260 (9.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 115 (4.31%) Moq
4 104 (3.90%) NUnit
5 75 (2.81%) ReSharper
6 74 (2.77%) Git (software)
7 60 (2.25%) SoapUI
8 52 (1.95%) MSTest
9 45 (1.69%) Subversion
10 43 (1.61%) Rhino Mocks
11 39 (1.46%) Eclipse
12 35 (1.31%) SpecFlow
13 29 (1.09%) Selenium
14 25 (0.94%) Xcode
15 20 (0.75%) JUnit
16 14 (0.52%) Jasmine
17 12 (0.45%) Octopus Deploy
17 12 (0.45%) JIRA
17 12 (0.45%) FitNesse
18 11 (0.41%) Oracle APEX
General
1 469 (17.58%) Finance
2 208 (7.80%) Retail
3 64 (2.40%) Marketing
4 62 (2.32%) Pharmaceutical
5 59 (2.21%) Legal
6 48 (1.80%) Manufacturing
7 31 (1.16%) Banking
8 25 (0.94%) Telecoms
9 24 (0.90%) Back Office
10 19 (0.71%) Advertising
11 18 (0.67%) Publishing
12 17 (0.64%) Games
13 11 (0.41%) Financial Institution
14 10 (0.37%) Law
15 9 (0.34%) Automotive
16 6 (0.22%) French Language
17 5 (0.19%) Electronics
18 4 (0.15%) Retail Banking
18 4 (0.15%) Local Government
18 4 (0.15%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1645 (61.66%) Developer
2 757 (28.37%) .NET Developer
3 326 (12.22%) Senior Developer
4 300 (11.24%) Software Developer
5 297 (11.13%) Analyst
6 261 (9.78%) C# Developer
7 225 (8.43%) C# .NET Developer
8 208 (7.80%) DBA
9 175 (6.56%) SQL DBA
10 142 (5.32%) SQL Developer
11 130 (4.87%) Web Developer
12 107 (4.01%) Senior .NET Developer
13 105 (3.94%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 103 (3.86%) SQL Server DBA
15 97 (3.64%) ASP.NET Developer
16 95 (3.56%) .NET Software Developer
17 90 (3.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 86 (3.22%) Junior
18 86 (3.22%) Software Engineer
19 80 (3.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1627 (60.98%) .NET
2 1149 (43.07%) ASP.NET
3 675 (25.30%) HTML
4 665 (24.93%) ASP.NET MVC
5 571 (21.40%) CSS
6 446 (16.72%) .NET Framework
7 424 (15.89%) jQuery
8 362 (13.57%) WCF
9 308 (11.54%) XML
10 251 (9.41%) Entity Framework
11 226 (8.47%) Web Services
12 223 (8.36%) WinForms
13 183 (6.86%) HTML5
14 168 (6.30%) Ajax
15 164 (6.15%) WPF
16 150 (5.62%) AngularJS
17 135 (5.06%) ASP.NET Web API
18 132 (4.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 100 (3.75%) KnockoutJS
20 84 (3.15%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 114 (4.27%) Enterprise Software
2 105 (3.94%) Analytical Skills
3 73 (2.74%) Mobile App
4 71 (2.66%) Replication
5 70 (2.62%) Clustering
6 65 (2.44%) NHS
7 63 (2.36%) Management Information System
8 60 (2.25%) Private Cloud
9 59 (2.21%) Computer Science
10 39 (1.46%) Inversion of Control
11 38 (1.42%) Client/Server
12 35 (1.31%) Data Integration
13 33 (1.24%) Visualisation
14 31 (1.16%) Open Source
15 28 (1.05%) Mathematics
15 28 (1.05%) Tandem
16 27 (1.01%) N-Tier
17 21 (0.79%) iPad
17 21 (0.79%) Statistics
17 21 (0.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 539 (20.20%) Windows
2 151 (5.66%) Linux
3 136 (5.10%) Android
4 113 (4.24%) Apple iOS
5 112 (4.20%) UNIX
6 105 (3.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 77 (2.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 76 (2.85%) Windows Server 2003
9 39 (1.46%) Windows 7
10 26 (0.97%) Windows Mobile
11 19 (0.71%) Windows XP
11 19 (0.71%) Windows 8
12 13 (0.49%) AIX
13 12 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 10 (0.37%) Mac OS
15 9 (0.34%) Debian
16 8 (0.30%) Ubuntu
17 7 (0.26%) SUSE
18 6 (0.22%) Solaris
19 3 (0.11%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 935 (35.04%) Agile Software Development
2 913 (34.22%) MVC
3 396 (14.84%) Business Intelligence
4 345 (12.93%) TDD
5 309 (11.58%) Scrum
6 284 (10.64%) OO
7 174 (6.52%) Software Engineering
8 169 (6.33%) ITIL
9 158 (5.92%) Unit Testing
10 157 (5.88%) ETL
11 148 (5.55%) Continuous Integration
12 140 (5.25%) Web Development
13 136 (5.10%) Analytics
14 133 (4.99%) Mentoring
15 131 (4.91%) Performance Tuning
16 124 (4.65%) OOP
17 120 (4.50%) Web Application Development
18 98 (3.67%) E-Commerce
19 97 (3.64%) CRM
20 93 (3.49%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1505 (56.41%) SQL
2 1434 (53.75%) C#
3 752 (28.19%) JavaScript
4 645 (24.18%) T-SQL
5 289 (10.83%) VB.NET
6 159 (5.96%) Java
7 132 (4.95%) VB
8 62 (2.32%) PHP
9 50 (1.87%) C++
10 47 (1.76%) PowerShell
11 45 (1.69%) VB6
12 39 (1.46%) VBA
13 32 (1.20%) Objective-C
14 31 (1.16%) Ruby
15 29 (1.09%) PL/SQL
16 28 (1.05%) Python
17 26 (0.97%) C
18 20 (0.75%) VBScript
19 18 (0.67%) Bash Shell
20 16 (0.60%) XPath
Qualifications
1 262 (9.82%) Degree
2 170 (6.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 55 (2.06%) MCSE
4 53 (1.99%) MCP
5 39 (1.46%) MCITP
6 38 (1.42%) MCSA
7 34 (1.27%) ISEB
8 30 (1.12%) CCA
8 30 (1.12%) Citrix Certification
9 29 (1.09%) Security Cleared
9 29 (1.09%) MCTS
10 26 (0.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 25 (0.94%) MCSD
12 20 (0.75%) ISTQB
13 17 (0.64%) MCAD
14 16 (0.60%) SC Cleared
15 13 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
16 10 (0.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 10 (0.37%) HND
16 10 (0.37%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (2.47%) SLA
2 65 (2.44%) QA
3 26 (0.97%) Data Quality
4 9 (0.34%) SNOMED CT
5 8 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.22%) PCI DSS
7 5 (0.19%) HL7
8 2 (0.075%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.037%) ISO 8583
9 1 (0.037%) WAI
System Software
1 193 (7.23%) Active Directory
2 129 (4.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 109 (4.09%) Hyper-V
4 67 (2.51%) XenApp
5 47 (1.76%) vSphere
6 28 (1.05%) XenServer
7 20 (0.75%) XenDesktop
7 20 (0.75%) Terminal Services
8 18 (0.67%) VMware ESX
9 11 (0.41%) Varnish
10 8 (0.30%) VMware Server
11 6 (0.22%) ISA Server
12 5 (0.19%) NFS
12 5 (0.19%) UAG
13 4 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
13 4 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
14 2 (0.075%) KVM
14 2 (0.075%) Xen
14 2 (0.075%) Terminal Server
14 2 (0.075%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 25 (0.94%) SCCM
2 22 (0.82%) Backup Exec
2 22 (0.82%) Norton AntiVirus
3 21 (0.79%) SCOM
4 14 (0.52%) Opsview
5 11 (0.41%) Puppet
6 5 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (0.15%) Data Guard
7 4 (0.15%) Oracle RMAN
7 4 (0.15%) NetBackup
8 3 (0.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (0.11%) WSUS
8 3 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (0.075%) SolarWinds Orion
9 2 (0.075%) OpenView
9 2 (0.075%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.037%) Nagios
10 1 (0.037%) CA Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.037%) MAILsweeper
10 1 (0.037%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 979 (36.69%) Microsoft
2 279 (10.46%) Oracle
3 179 (6.71%) VMware
4 97 (3.64%) Apple
4 97 (3.64%) Citrix
5 77 (2.89%) Cisco
6 53 (1.99%) SAP
7 48 (1.80%) NetApp
8 43 (1.61%) Google
9 41 (1.54%) Business Objects
10 39 (1.46%) CheckPoint
11 38 (1.42%) Sage
12 35 (1.31%) HP
13 33 (1.24%) IBM
14 31 (1.16%) Xamarin
15 30 (1.12%) Facebook
16 28 (1.05%) Symantec
17 27 (1.01%) Tableau
18 26 (0.97%) Dell
19 23 (0.86%) Red Hat
West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Training
Posted: 6 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare & Training
Posted: 6 hours ago
Sowerby Bridge, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Excellent Training
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + market leading benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £20000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 7 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 7 hours ago