The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 4 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 1512 1295 1273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 19.78% 22.55% 22.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 61.71% 67.41% 65.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1341 1105 1173
Average salary £36,500 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.95% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2450 1921 1958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 32.04% 33.46% 34.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2040 1578 1765
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SQL Server
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -1 1050 £37,500 +11.94% 125
North Yorkshire +4 239 £37,500 +15.38% 33
South Yorkshire -2 173 £35,000 - 31
East Yorkshire +9 40 £27,250 -4.38% 6
SQL Server
England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1689 (58.97%) .NET
2 1472 (51.40%) SQL
3 1408 (49.16%) C#
4 1124 (39.25%) ASP.NET
5 1074 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 809 (28.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 791 (27.62%) Windows
8 760 (26.54%) T-SQL
9 692 (24.16%) MVC
10 629 (21.96%) JavaScript
11 626 (21.86%) Agile Software Development
12 596 (20.81%) HTML
13 594 (20.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 566 (19.76%) SQL Server 2005
15 551 (19.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 543 (18.96%) MS Excel
17 519 (18.12%) CSS
18 493 (17.21%) .NET Framework
19 433 (15.12%) WCF
20 421 (14.70%) jQuery
21 407 (14.21%) Oracle
22 405 (14.14%) ASP.NET MVC
23 374 (13.06%) Web Services
24 364 (12.71%) XML
24 364 (12.71%) Scrum
25 362 (12.64%) Visual Studio
26 344 (12.01%) Finance
27 327 (11.42%) SQL Server 2012
28 295 (10.30%) Team Foundation Server
29 294 (10.27%) Business Intelligence

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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
1 253 (8.83%) IIS
2 227 (7.93%) SharePoint
3 128 (4.47%) MS Exchange
4 127 (4.43%) BizTalk Server
5 79 (2.76%) CMS
6 64 (2.23%) Apache
7 63 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2007
8 56 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
9 49 (1.71%) SharePoint 2010
10 45 (1.57%) Tomcat
11 38 (1.33%) Lync
12 37 (1.29%) WebSphere
13 33 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
14 24 (0.84%) WebLogic
15 23 (0.80%) Office Communications Server
16 20 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2003
17 18 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
18 17 (0.59%) Node.js
18 17 (0.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
19 15 (0.52%) MQSeries
Applications
1 543 (18.96%) MS Excel
2 117 (4.09%) MS Office
3 21 (0.73%) Photoshop
4 20 (0.70%) MS Visio
5 17 (0.59%) PowerPivot
6 7 (0.24%) InfoPath
7 6 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (0.10%) OmniGraffle
9 3 (0.10%) PrintSoft PReS
9 3 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.10%) InDesign
9 3 (0.10%) Acrobat
9 3 (0.10%) Fireworks
10 2 (0.070%) MS Project
10 2 (0.070%) SPSS
10 2 (0.070%) Stata
10 2 (0.070%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 59 (2.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
3 18 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
4 17 (0.59%) Oracle BPM
5 7 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
5 7 (0.24%) BPCS
6 6 (0.21%) Sage 1000
7 4 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 4 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.10%) Visualfiles
8 3 (0.10%) CODA-Financials
9 2 (0.070%) Oracle 11i
9 2 (0.070%) Exchequer
9 2 (0.070%) Agresso
9 2 (0.070%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.070%) Line 50
9 2 (0.070%) FRx
9 2 (0.070%) Dynamics GP
10 1 (0.035%) Line 500
10 1 (0.035%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 45 (1.57%) SaaS
2 36 (1.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.17%) Office 365
4 5 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (0.17%) Amazon S3
5 4 (0.14%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.14%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (0.10%) Google Apps
7 2 (0.070%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.035%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 121 (4.22%) Firewall
2 118 (4.12%) SAN
3 88 (3.07%) Internet
4 82 (2.86%) LAN
5 79 (2.76%) VPN
6 74 (2.58%) WAN
7 55 (1.92%) DNS
8 43 (1.50%) TCP/IP
9 42 (1.47%) DHCP
10 39 (1.36%) NAS
11 35 (1.22%) HTTP
12 32 (1.12%) Intranet
13 25 (0.87%) FTP
14 16 (0.56%) Wireless
15 15 (0.52%) Cisco ASA
15 15 (0.52%) VLAN
16 11 (0.38%) NetScaler
16 11 (0.38%) Network Security
16 11 (0.38%) OpenLDAP
16 11 (0.38%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 809 (28.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 594 (20.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 566 (19.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 551 (19.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 327 (11.42%) SQL Server 2012
6 290 (10.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 224 (7.82%) Data Warehouse
8 134 (4.68%) MySQL
9 122 (4.26%) Relational Database
10 116 (4.05%) Oracle Database
11 73 (2.55%) Oracle Database 11g
12 65 (2.27%) RDBMS
13 62 (2.16%) NoSQL
14 60 (2.09%) Oracle Database 10g
15 55 (1.92%) OLAP
16 51 (1.78%) SQL Server 2000
17 50 (1.75%) DTS
18 47 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
19 44 (1.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
20 33 (1.15%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 362 (12.64%) Visual Studio
2 295 (10.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 96 (3.35%) NUnit
4 69 (2.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 53 (1.85%) MSTest
6 46 (1.61%) Subversion
7 38 (1.33%) Eclipse
8 33 (1.15%) Rhino Mocks
9 30 (1.05%) Xcode
9 30 (1.05%) Git (software)
10 29 (1.01%) Selenium
11 28 (0.98%) Moq
12 27 (0.94%) FitNesse
13 24 (0.84%) Maven
14 22 (0.77%) InstallShield
15 16 (0.56%) Hudson
16 15 (0.52%) SpecFlow
17 14 (0.49%) TeamCity
18 13 (0.45%) JUnit
19 12 (0.42%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 344 (12.01%) Finance
2 70 (2.44%) Legal
3 64 (2.23%) Retail
4 33 (1.15%) Manufacturing
5 28 (0.98%) Back Office
6 27 (0.94%) Banking
7 24 (0.84%) Publishing
7 24 (0.84%) Marketing
8 20 (0.70%) Law
9 11 (0.38%) Telecoms
10 7 (0.24%) Advertising
11 5 (0.17%) Military
11 5 (0.17%) Games
12 4 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.14%) Electronics
12 4 (0.14%) Automotive
12 4 (0.14%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.14%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.10%) Local Government
13 3 (0.10%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1769 (61.77%) Developer
2 761 (26.57%) .NET Developer
3 406 (14.18%) C# Developer
4 322 (11.24%) C# .NET Developer
5 310 (10.82%) Software Developer
6 264 (9.22%) DBA
7 259 (9.04%) Senior Developer
8 253 (8.83%) Analyst
9 220 (7.68%) SQL Developer
10 199 (6.95%) ASP.NET Developer
11 170 (5.94%) Administrator
12 164 (5.73%) SQL DBA
12 164 (5.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 160 (5.59%) Web Developer
14 120 (4.19%) Senior .NET Developer
15 101 (3.53%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 100 (3.49%) Junior
17 88 (3.07%) Junior Developer
18 84 (2.93%) C# Software Developer
19 83 (2.90%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1689 (58.97%) .NET
2 1124 (39.25%) ASP.NET
3 596 (20.81%) HTML
4 519 (18.12%) CSS
5 493 (17.21%) .NET Framework
6 433 (15.12%) WCF
7 421 (14.70%) jQuery
8 405 (14.14%) ASP.NET MVC
9 374 (13.06%) Web Services
10 364 (12.71%) XML
11 244 (8.52%) WPF
12 242 (8.45%) WinForms
13 207 (7.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 145 (5.06%) Ajax
15 127 (4.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 122 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 115 (4.02%) HTML5
18 111 (3.88%) SOAP
19 95 (3.32%) JSON
20 78 (2.72%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 140 (4.89%) Enterprise Software
2 92 (3.21%) Clustering
3 87 (3.04%) Replication
4 80 (2.79%) NHS
5 73 (2.55%) Mobile App
6 70 (2.44%) Management Information System
7 65 (2.27%) DTV
8 47 (1.64%) Mathematics
9 45 (1.57%) Computer Science
10 44 (1.54%) N-Tier
11 41 (1.43%) Client/Server
12 30 (1.05%) iPad
12 30 (1.05%) Digital Media
13 26 (0.91%) Inversion of Control
14 23 (0.80%) Blackberry
14 23 (0.80%) Tandem
15 21 (0.73%) Open Source
16 16 (0.56%) Social Media
17 15 (0.52%) iPhone
18 13 (0.45%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 791 (27.62%) Windows
2 177 (6.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 169 (5.90%) Linux
4 134 (4.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 117 (4.09%) UNIX
6 60 (2.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 50 (1.75%) Android
8 46 (1.61%) Apple iOS
9 26 (0.91%) Windows 8
10 24 (0.84%) Solaris
10 24 (0.84%) Windows XP
10 24 (0.84%) Windows 7
11 20 (0.70%) HPUX
12 13 (0.45%) Windows Vista
13 12 (0.42%) Debian
14 7 (0.24%) Windows 2000 Server
14 7 (0.24%) Ubuntu
14 7 (0.24%) AIX
15 6 (0.21%) CentOS
15 6 (0.21%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 692 (24.16%) MVC
2 626 (21.86%) Agile Software Development
3 364 (12.71%) Scrum
4 294 (10.27%) Business Intelligence
5 292 (10.20%) OO
6 270 (9.43%) TDD
7 236 (8.24%) Software Engineering
8 216 (7.54%) ITIL
9 197 (6.88%) Web Development
10 196 (6.84%) Unit Testing
11 193 (6.74%) Performance Tuning
12 158 (5.52%) Continuous Integration
13 149 (5.20%) ETL
14 124 (4.33%) Project Management
15 109 (3.81%) BDD
16 96 (3.35%) Kanban
17 94 (3.28%) CRM
18 92 (3.21%) Migration
19 89 (3.11%) OOP
20 88 (3.07%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1472 (51.40%) SQL
2 1408 (49.16%) C#
3 760 (26.54%) T-SQL
4 629 (21.96%) JavaScript
5 288 (10.06%) VB.NET
6 175 (6.11%) Java
7 162 (5.66%) VB
8 95 (3.32%) VBA
9 82 (2.86%) VB6
10 77 (2.69%) PL/SQL
11 63 (2.20%) PHP
12 57 (1.99%) PowerShell
13 45 (1.57%) VBScript
14 39 (1.36%) C++
15 30 (1.05%) Objective-C
15 30 (1.05%) Perl
16 28 (0.98%) C
17 26 (0.91%) XAML
18 21 (0.73%) Bash Shell
19 15 (0.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 228 (7.96%) Degree
2 136 (4.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 62 (2.16%) MCSE
4 46 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
5 40 (1.40%) MCP
6 37 (1.29%) ISEB
7 32 (1.12%) CCNA
8 29 (1.01%) MCSA
9 28 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
9 28 (0.98%) Security Cleared
10 26 (0.91%) MCITP
11 25 (0.87%) MCTS
12 24 (0.84%) ISTQB
13 23 (0.80%) Oracle Certification
14 14 (0.49%) MCAD
14 14 (0.49%) MCSD
15 13 (0.45%) SC Cleared
16 9 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 8 (0.28%) CCNP
17 8 (0.28%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 128 (4.47%) QA
2 87 (3.04%) SLA
3 40 (1.40%) Data Quality
4 25 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (0.42%) HL7
6 8 (0.28%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.14%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.10%) TickIT
9 2 (0.070%) WAI
10 1 (0.035%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 203 (7.09%) Active Directory
2 99 (3.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 68 (2.37%) Hyper-V
4 51 (1.78%) Oracle RAC
5 49 (1.71%) Oracle RMAN
6 39 (1.36%) XenApp
7 35 (1.22%) VMware ESX
8 27 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
9 26 (0.91%) vSphere
10 21 (0.73%) XenServer
11 17 (0.59%) Xen
12 14 (0.49%) LiteSpeed
13 12 (0.42%) Forefront TMG
14 11 (0.38%) XenDesktop
15 9 (0.31%) qmail
16 6 (0.21%) Terminal Services
16 6 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
17 4 (0.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 4 (0.14%) UAG
18 2 (0.070%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 53 (1.85%) Data Guard
2 49 (1.71%) SCCM
3 37 (1.29%) WSUS
4 20 (0.70%) Foglight
5 19 (0.66%) SCOM
5 19 (0.66%) Nagios
6 18 (0.63%) NetBackup
7 14 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
8 12 (0.42%) Norton AntiVirus
9 11 (0.38%) SCVMM
10 10 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
11 7 (0.24%) Oracle Statspack
12 6 (0.21%) Backup Exec
12 6 (0.21%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 5 (0.17%) ZABBIX
13 5 (0.17%) MOM
13 5 (0.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 4 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 4 (0.14%) Plesk
14 4 (0.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1074 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 407 (14.21%) Oracle
3 156 (5.45%) VMware
4 84 (2.93%) Citrix
5 62 (2.16%) Cisco
6 57 (1.99%) HP
7 51 (1.78%) Business Objects
8 46 (1.61%) CommVault
8 46 (1.61%) Apple
9 44 (1.54%) NetApp
10 39 (1.36%) JBoss
11 38 (1.33%) IBM
12 25 (0.87%) Dell
13 20 (0.70%) SAP
13 20 (0.70%) Symantec
14 19 (0.66%) Adobe
15 18 (0.63%) CheckPoint
16 17 (0.59%) Cognos
17 15 (0.52%) Zend
17 15 (0.52%) Google
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