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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 1327 1314 1092
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 19.53% 18.02% 20.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 61.49% 57.33% 60.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1159 1095 923
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,875 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.89% +3.66%
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
2158 2292 1815
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 31.76% 31.44% 33.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1831 1842 1515
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £52,500
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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +2 935 £40,000 +12.16% 108
North Yorkshire -2 173 £40,000 +14.28% 30
South Yorkshire -1 172 £38,500 +2.66% 32
East Yorkshire -5 19 £32,500 +8.33% 5
SQL Server
England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 1604 (60.23%) .NET
2 1399 (52.53%) C#
3 1340 (50.32%) SQL
4 1078 (40.48%) ASP.NET
5 885 (33.23%) Agile Software Development
6 867 (32.56%) Microsoft
7 864 (32.44%) MVC
8 737 (27.68%) JavaScript
9 652 (24.48%) HTML
10 620 (23.28%) ASP.NET MVC
11 599 (22.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 589 (22.12%) T-SQL
13 549 (20.62%) Windows
14 544 (20.43%) CSS
15 485 (18.21%) MS Excel
16 430 (16.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 399 (14.98%) Finance
18 397 (14.91%) Visual Studio
19 379 (14.23%) .NET Framework
19 379 (14.23%) SQL Server 2008
20 366 (13.74%) jQuery
21 352 (13.22%) WCF
22 350 (13.14%) Business Intelligence
23 349 (13.11%) Oracle
24 342 (12.84%) Scrum
25 339 (12.73%) TDD
26 296 (11.12%) Data Warehouse
27 284 (10.66%) SQL Server 2012
28 273 (10.25%) XML
28 273 (10.25%) Degree

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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
1 215 (8.07%) IIS
2 176 (6.61%) SharePoint
3 115 (4.32%) MS Exchange
4 105 (3.94%) CMS
5 72 (2.70%) Node.js
6 53 (1.99%) Apache
7 51 (1.92%) JBoss
8 48 (1.80%) BizTalk Server
9 43 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
10 41 (1.54%) Tomcat
11 37 (1.39%) Lync
12 26 (0.98%) WebSphere
13 25 (0.94%) Umbraco
14 22 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2007
15 21 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
16 20 (0.75%) WebLogic
17 19 (0.71%) SAS
18 17 (0.64%) nginx
19 16 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
20 14 (0.53%) Drupal
Applications
1 485 (18.21%) MS Excel
2 81 (3.04%) MS Office
3 31 (1.16%) PowerPivot
4 15 (0.56%) MS Visio
5 11 (0.41%) Photoshop
6 10 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
7 9 (0.34%) SPSS
8 6 (0.23%) MS Project
9 3 (0.11%) FastStats
10 2 (0.075%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.038%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.038%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.038%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 75 (2.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 28 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
3 22 (0.83%) SAP Business One
4 20 (0.75%) Dynamics NAV
5 16 (0.60%) Pegasus Opera
5 16 (0.60%) Sage 200
6 13 (0.49%) Tesseract
6 13 (0.49%) Infor CRM
7 5 (0.19%) Unica
8 3 (0.11%) Maximo
8 3 (0.11%) Adobe Campaign
9 2 (0.075%) Scribe Insight
9 2 (0.075%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (0.075%) Line 500
9 2 (0.075%) SAP BPC
9 2 (0.075%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 1 (0.038%) Magento
10 1 (0.038%) RMDS
10 1 (0.038%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (0.038%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 97 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 52 (1.95%) Amazon AWS
3 35 (1.31%) Office 365
4 25 (0.94%) Google Analytics
4 25 (0.94%) SaaS
5 6 (0.23%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.038%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 104 (3.91%) SAN
2 86 (3.23%) LAN
2 86 (3.23%) WAN
3 78 (2.93%) Firewall
4 60 (2.25%) TCP/IP
5 59 (2.22%) DNS
6 50 (1.88%) Internet
7 45 (1.69%) VPN
8 43 (1.61%) NAS
9 38 (1.43%) Intranet
10 31 (1.16%) HTTP
11 28 (1.05%) DHCP
12 25 (0.94%) Unified Communications
13 20 (0.75%) VoIP
14 15 (0.56%) LDAP
15 14 (0.53%) Fibre Channel
16 12 (0.45%) Network Security
16 12 (0.45%) iSCSI
17 10 (0.38%) VLAN
18 9 (0.34%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 599 (22.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 430 (16.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 379 (14.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 296 (11.12%) Data Warehouse
5 284 (10.66%) SQL Server 2012
6 235 (8.82%) SQL Server 2005
7 234 (8.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 157 (5.90%) Relational Database
8 157 (5.90%) MySQL
9 70 (2.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 52 (1.95%) OLAP
11 49 (1.84%) NoSQL
12 46 (1.73%) RDBMS
13 42 (1.58%) Oracle Database
14 36 (1.35%) QlikView
14 36 (1.35%) Data Mining
15 34 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
16 30 (1.13%) DTS
17 28 (1.05%) OLTP
18 26 (0.98%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 397 (14.91%) Visual Studio
2 241 (9.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 107 (4.02%) Git (software)
4 92 (3.45%) NUnit
5 76 (2.85%) Moq
6 56 (2.10%) MSTest
6 56 (2.10%) Subversion
7 40 (1.50%) Rhino Mocks
8 35 (1.31%) TeamCity
9 34 (1.28%) Jenkins
10 31 (1.16%) Octopus Deploy
11 23 (0.86%) JIRA
11 23 (0.86%) JUnit
12 18 (0.68%) PowerBuilder
13 15 (0.56%) Selenium
13 15 (0.56%) SpecFlow
14 11 (0.41%) Mercurial
14 11 (0.41%) Maven
15 10 (0.38%) Eclipse
15 10 (0.38%) SoapUI
General
1 399 (14.98%) Finance
2 133 (4.99%) Retail
3 82 (3.08%) Marketing
4 68 (2.55%) Manufacturing
5 37 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
6 36 (1.35%) Legal
7 35 (1.31%) Telecoms
8 33 (1.24%) Back Office
9 29 (1.09%) Banking
10 24 (0.90%) Law
11 22 (0.83%) Games
12 14 (0.53%) Financial Institution
13 13 (0.49%) Advertising
14 11 (0.41%) Local Government
15 8 (0.30%) Automotive
16 7 (0.26%) Publishing
16 7 (0.26%) Dutch Language
17 4 (0.15%) Retail Banking
18 3 (0.11%) Electronics
19 2 (0.075%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1558 (58.51%) Developer
2 776 (29.14%) .NET Developer
3 316 (11.87%) Analyst
4 277 (10.40%) Senior Developer
5 213 (8.00%) C# Developer
6 180 (6.76%) Software Developer
7 167 (6.27%) DBA
8 166 (6.23%) C# .NET Developer
9 142 (5.33%) Web Developer
10 130 (4.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 128 (4.81%) SQL DBA
12 120 (4.51%) SQL Developer
13 110 (4.13%) Architect
14 108 (4.06%) Administrator
15 103 (3.87%) Senior .NET Developer
16 98 (3.68%) Software Engineer
17 87 (3.27%) Support Analyst
18 86 (3.23%) Junior
19 79 (2.97%) Consultant
20 75 (2.82%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1604 (60.23%) .NET
2 1078 (40.48%) ASP.NET
3 652 (24.48%) HTML
4 620 (23.28%) ASP.NET MVC
5 544 (20.43%) CSS
6 379 (14.23%) .NET Framework
7 366 (13.74%) jQuery
8 352 (13.22%) WCF
9 273 (10.25%) XML
10 245 (9.20%) Entity Framework
11 228 (8.56%) WinForms
12 220 (8.26%) Web Services
13 182 (6.83%) AngularJS
14 177 (6.65%) HTML5
15 133 (4.99%) ASP.NET Web API
16 127 (4.77%) Ajax
17 120 (4.51%) KnockoutJS
18 105 (3.94%) WPF
19 101 (3.79%) LINQ
20 98 (3.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 124 (4.66%) Analytical Skills
2 107 (4.02%) Enterprise Software
3 98 (3.68%) Management Information System
4 89 (3.34%) Computer Science
5 59 (2.22%) Replication
6 57 (2.14%) Clustering
7 51 (1.92%) Visualisation
8 43 (1.61%) Mobile App
8 43 (1.61%) Data Integration
8 43 (1.61%) Client/Server
9 42 (1.58%) Inversion of Control
10 36 (1.35%) Data Centre
11 33 (1.24%) N-Tier
12 29 (1.09%) NHS
12 29 (1.09%) User Experience
13 27 (1.01%) GIS
14 26 (0.98%) Tandem
15 21 (0.79%) Streaming Music
15 21 (0.79%) Mathematics
15 21 (0.79%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 549 (20.62%) Windows
2 181 (6.80%) Linux
3 118 (4.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 94 (3.53%) UNIX
5 85 (3.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 78 (2.93%) Android
7 71 (2.67%) Apple iOS
8 57 (2.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 47 (1.76%) Windows 7
10 30 (1.13%) Windows 8
11 28 (1.05%) Solaris
12 27 (1.01%) Debian
13 22 (0.83%) Windows XP
14 17 (0.64%) Ubuntu
15 15 (0.56%) SUSE
15 15 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 14 (0.53%) AIX
16 14 (0.53%) HPUX
17 8 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
18 4 (0.15%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 885 (33.23%) Agile Software Development
2 864 (32.44%) MVC
3 350 (13.14%) Business Intelligence
4 342 (12.84%) Scrum
5 339 (12.73%) TDD
6 221 (8.30%) Mentoring
7 190 (7.13%) SDLC
8 183 (6.87%) Software Engineering
9 180 (6.76%) OO
10 179 (6.72%) Web Development
11 168 (6.31%) ETL
12 167 (6.27%) ITIL
13 152 (5.71%) Migration
14 148 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
15 145 (5.44%) Unit Testing
16 144 (5.41%) CRM
17 142 (5.33%) SOA
18 125 (4.69%) Performance Tuning
19 118 (4.43%) Web Application Development
20 110 (4.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1399 (52.53%) C#
2 1340 (50.32%) SQL
3 737 (27.68%) JavaScript
4 589 (22.12%) T-SQL
5 226 (8.49%) VB.NET
6 216 (8.11%) Java
7 129 (4.84%) VB
8 87 (3.27%) PowerShell
9 78 (2.93%) C++
10 61 (2.29%) PHP
11 50 (1.88%) Python
11 50 (1.88%) VB6
12 37 (1.39%) XPath
13 34 (1.28%) PL/SQL
14 29 (1.09%) Ruby
15 28 (1.05%) Uniface
15 28 (1.05%) VBScript
16 26 (0.98%) VBA
17 20 (0.75%) Bash Shell
18 19 (0.71%) C
Qualifications
1 273 (10.25%) Degree
2 106 (3.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 46 (1.73%) Security Cleared
4 28 (1.05%) ISEB
5 23 (0.86%) ISTQB
5 23 (0.86%) SC Cleared
6 21 (0.79%) MCSD
7 14 (0.53%) MCSE
7 14 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (0.53%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 13 (0.49%) MCDBA
9 12 (0.45%) PMI Certification
10 11 (0.41%) CCNA
10 11 (0.41%) HND
11 10 (0.38%) MCP
11 10 (0.38%) PMP
12 9 (0.34%) SAS Certification
12 9 (0.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 9 (0.34%) MCSA
13 8 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (2.22%) SLA
2 50 (1.88%) QA
3 45 (1.69%) Data Quality
4 15 (0.56%) SNOMED CT
5 11 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (0.38%) HL7
7 3 (0.11%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.038%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 1 (0.038%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 173 (6.50%) Active Directory
2 114 (4.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (1.69%) vSphere
4 44 (1.65%) Hyper-V
5 33 (1.24%) XenApp
6 24 (0.90%) XenServer
7 19 (0.71%) VMware ESX
8 18 (0.68%) Terminal Services
9 14 (0.53%) KVM
10 13 (0.49%) Xen
11 12 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
12 10 (0.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 9 (0.34%) qmail
14 7 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
15 6 (0.23%) XenDesktop
15 6 (0.23%) NFS
15 6 (0.23%) ISA Server
15 6 (0.23%) UAG
15 6 (0.23%) Varnish
16 5 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 34 (1.28%) SCCM
2 27 (1.01%) Puppet
3 20 (0.75%) SCOM
4 14 (0.53%) Backup Exec
5 13 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
7 10 (0.38%) Nagios
8 9 (0.34%) Pingdom
9 5 (0.19%) Opsview
9 5 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 4 (0.15%) Oracle RMAN
10 4 (0.15%) WSUS
11 3 (0.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 3 (0.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 3 (0.11%) XenMobile
11 3 (0.11%) Data Guard
12 2 (0.075%) Control-M
13 1 (0.038%) Tivoli
13 1 (0.038%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 1 (0.038%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 867 (32.56%) Microsoft
2 349 (13.11%) Oracle
3 177 (6.65%) VMware
4 92 (3.45%) Cisco
5 66 (2.48%) Citrix
6 52 (1.95%) NetApp
7 51 (1.92%) Google
8 50 (1.88%) Sitecore
9 49 (1.84%) Xamarin
10 46 (1.73%) SAP
11 44 (1.65%) Apple
12 40 (1.50%) IBM
13 37 (1.39%) Tableau
14 33 (1.24%) HP
14 33 (1.24%) Sage
15 28 (1.05%) Red Hat
16 23 (0.86%) CheckPoint
17 19 (0.71%) Facebook
18 16 (0.60%) Dell Compellent
18 16 (0.60%) Pegasus
Leeds, Yorkshire
Scott-Merrick LLP
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
ECS Recruitment Group Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Additional Resources Ltd
Posted: 6 hours ago
Barnsley, Yorkshire
Robert Half
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
ECS Recruitment Group Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Additional Resources Ltd
Salary: Pension, Private Healthcare, Life Assurance
Posted: 6 hours ago
Halifax, Yorkshire
4it Recruitment
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment Ltd
Salary: c£45-£55K + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus bonus and additional excellent
Posted: 15 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £32,000 - £45,000
Posted: 16 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + home working, pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Valia Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: up to c£40k (dep on exp) plus Bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
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