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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 1329 1082 1379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 18.11% 20.39% 23.94%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 57.78% 60.75% 66.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1106 917 1239
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,225 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
2300 1781 2072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 31.35% 33.57% 35.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1850 1486 1832
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,400 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
(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 -3 844 £35,000 +7.69% 121
North Yorkshire -1 247 £35,000 +7.69% 34
South Yorkshire +8 209 £37,500 +7.14% 33
East Yorkshire +8 33 £30,000 -5.51% 6
SQL Server
England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 1645 (61.08%) .NET
2 1328 (49.31%) C#
3 1250 (46.42%) SQL
4 1051 (39.03%) ASP.NET
5 1023 (37.99%) Microsoft
6 789 (29.30%) MVC
7 746 (27.70%) JavaScript
8 739 (27.44%) HTML
9 640 (23.77%) Windows
10 635 (23.58%) T-SQL
11 631 (23.43%) CSS
12 584 (21.69%) SQL Server 2008
13 522 (19.38%) .NET Framework
14 499 (18.53%) MS Excel
15 479 (17.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 473 (17.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 466 (17.30%) ASP.NET MVC
18 423 (15.71%) Agile Software Development
19 419 (15.56%) WCF
20 417 (15.48%) jQuery
21 345 (12.81%) Finance
22 330 (12.25%) SQL Server 2012
23 329 (12.22%) Oracle
24 326 (12.11%) XML
25 322 (11.96%) TDD
26 316 (11.73%) SQL Server 2005
27 307 (11.40%) VB.NET
28 299 (11.10%) Business Intelligence
29 294 (10.92%) Scrum
30 293 (10.88%) Visual Studio

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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
1 199 (7.39%) SharePoint
2 164 (6.09%) MS Exchange
3 155 (5.76%) IIS
4 68 (2.53%) BizTalk Server
5 66 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2010
6 63 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2007
7 59 (2.19%) CMS
8 57 (2.12%) Apache
9 49 (1.82%) Node.js
10 46 (1.71%) Tomcat
11 45 (1.67%) WebSphere
12 33 (1.23%) Lync
13 29 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
14 27 (1.00%) Office Communications Server
14 27 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2013
15 24 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
16 23 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2003
17 21 (0.78%) MQSeries
18 19 (0.71%) WordPress
19 16 (0.59%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 499 (18.53%) MS Excel
2 119 (4.42%) MS Office
3 18 (0.67%) Photoshop
4 17 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
5 13 (0.48%) PowerPivot
6 10 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
7 9 (0.33%) MS Visio
8 8 (0.30%) MS Project
8 8 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.11%) InfoPath
10 2 (0.074%) PrintSoft PReS
10 2 (0.074%) Stata
10 2 (0.074%) SPSS
11 1 (0.037%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.037%) Fireworks
11 1 (0.037%) OmniGraffle
11 1 (0.037%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 34 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
3 15 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
5 7 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
5 7 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
5 7 (0.26%) Magento
6 6 (0.22%) Agresso
7 5 (0.19%) CODA-Financials
7 5 (0.19%) BASE24
7 5 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
7 5 (0.19%) Line 500
8 3 (0.11%) Sage 200
8 3 (0.11%) SAP Business One
8 3 (0.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 2 (0.074%) Exchequer
9 2 (0.074%) Sage 1000
9 2 (0.074%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.074%) FRx
9 2 (0.074%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 45 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (0.78%) SaaS
3 8 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (0.26%) Office 365
5 3 (0.11%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (0.11%) Google Apps
5 3 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.11%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 145 (5.38%) SAN
2 96 (3.56%) Firewall
3 79 (2.93%) Internet
4 67 (2.49%) DNS
5 58 (2.15%) LAN
6 48 (1.78%) WAN
7 46 (1.71%) NAS
8 45 (1.67%) VPN
9 41 (1.52%) DHCP
10 27 (1.00%) TCP/IP
11 23 (0.85%) Intranet
12 22 (0.82%) Cisco ASA
13 21 (0.78%) HTTP
14 15 (0.56%) VoIP
14 15 (0.56%) Cisco PIX
15 14 (0.52%) FTP
15 14 (0.52%) WAAS
15 14 (0.52%) Cisco Nexus
16 12 (0.45%) VLAN
17 9 (0.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 584 (21.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 479 (17.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 473 (17.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 330 (12.25%) SQL Server 2012
5 316 (11.73%) SQL Server 2005
6 276 (10.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 214 (7.95%) Data Warehouse
8 148 (5.50%) MySQL
9 145 (5.38%) Relational Database
10 101 (3.75%) Oracle Database
11 84 (3.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 77 (2.86%) RDBMS
13 63 (2.34%) NoSQL
14 56 (2.08%) OLAP
15 48 (1.78%) PostgreSQL
16 38 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
17 37 (1.37%) SQL Server 2000
18 32 (1.19%) DTS
19 29 (1.08%) Informix
20 25 (0.93%) Riak
Development Applications
1 293 (10.88%) Visual Studio
2 275 (10.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 82 (3.04%) NUnit
4 72 (2.67%) Subversion
5 67 (2.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 53 (1.97%) SpecFlow
7 46 (1.71%) Selenium
8 40 (1.49%) MSTest
9 34 (1.26%) Rhino Mocks
10 33 (1.23%) Git (software)
11 32 (1.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 28 (1.04%) Moq
12 28 (1.04%) TeamCity
13 27 (1.00%) QuickTest Pro
14 24 (0.89%) FitNesse
15 22 (0.82%) Cucumber
16 19 (0.71%) ReSharper
17 17 (0.63%) Eclipse
18 15 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
19 14 (0.52%) Xcode
General
1 345 (12.81%) Finance
2 96 (3.56%) Retail
3 59 (2.19%) Legal
4 56 (2.08%) Marketing
5 39 (1.45%) Banking
6 26 (0.97%) Advertising
7 24 (0.89%) Manufacturing
8 23 (0.85%) Telecoms
9 20 (0.74%) Games
10 15 (0.56%) Law
11 13 (0.48%) Publishing
12 12 (0.45%) Back Office
13 11 (0.41%) Electronics
13 11 (0.41%) Military
14 8 (0.30%) Financial Institution
15 6 (0.22%) French Language
15 6 (0.22%) Billing
16 5 (0.19%) Aerospace
17 3 (0.11%) Automotive
18 2 (0.074%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1629 (60.49%) Developer
2 777 (28.85%) .NET Developer
3 341 (12.66%) C# Developer
4 277 (10.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 263 (9.77%) Analyst
6 242 (8.99%) Software Developer
7 216 (8.02%) SQL Developer
8 200 (7.43%) DBA
8 200 (7.43%) Senior Developer
9 164 (6.09%) Web Developer
10 156 (5.79%) ASP.NET Developer
11 127 (4.72%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 109 (4.05%) Administrator
13 101 (3.75%) Junior
14 97 (3.60%) SQL DBA
14 97 (3.60%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 95 (3.53%) Senior .NET Developer
16 93 (3.45%) Architect
17 92 (3.42%) Junior Developer
17 92 (3.42%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1645 (61.08%) .NET
2 1051 (39.03%) ASP.NET
3 739 (27.44%) HTML
4 631 (23.43%) CSS
5 522 (19.38%) .NET Framework
6 466 (17.30%) ASP.NET MVC
7 419 (15.56%) WCF
8 417 (15.48%) jQuery
9 326 (12.11%) XML
10 264 (9.80%) Web Services
11 230 (8.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 211 (7.84%) WPF
12 211 (7.84%) WinForms
13 171 (6.35%) HTML5
14 154 (5.72%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 140 (5.20%) Ajax
16 138 (5.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 121 (4.49%) SOAP
18 91 (3.38%) Silverlight
19 79 (2.93%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 107 (3.97%) Enterprise Software
2 68 (2.53%) N-Tier
3 66 (2.45%) Clustering
4 64 (2.38%) Mobile App
5 48 (1.78%) Management Information System
6 46 (1.71%) NHS
7 45 (1.67%) Replication
7 45 (1.67%) Tandem
8 44 (1.63%) Client/Server
9 38 (1.41%) Computer Science
10 32 (1.19%) Mathematics
11 31 (1.15%) Inversion of Control
12 28 (1.04%) iPhone
13 27 (1.00%) Digital Media
14 26 (0.97%) Blackberry
14 26 (0.97%) DTV
15 25 (0.93%) iPad
16 23 (0.85%) Statistics
17 21 (0.78%) Social Media
18 18 (0.67%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 640 (23.77%) Windows
2 143 (5.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 142 (5.27%) Linux
4 110 (4.08%) UNIX
5 88 (3.27%) Android
6 86 (3.19%) Windows Server 2003
7 67 (2.49%) Windows Server 2012
8 53 (1.97%) Apple iOS
9 37 (1.37%) Windows 7
10 22 (0.82%) Windows XP
11 21 (0.78%) Windows 8
12 12 (0.45%) Debian
13 10 (0.37%) HPUX
13 10 (0.37%) Solaris
14 8 (0.30%) Windows Phone
15 6 (0.22%) Windows Phone 8
15 6 (0.22%) Windows 2000 Server
16 4 (0.15%) Ubuntu
16 4 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 3 (0.11%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 789 (29.30%) MVC
2 423 (15.71%) Agile Software Development
3 322 (11.96%) TDD
4 299 (11.10%) Business Intelligence
5 294 (10.92%) Scrum
6 279 (10.36%) OO
7 182 (6.76%) ETL
8 173 (6.42%) ITIL
8 173 (6.42%) Software Engineering
9 168 (6.24%) Unit Testing
10 166 (6.16%) Continuous Integration
11 144 (5.35%) Performance Tuning
12 128 (4.75%) Web Development
13 109 (4.05%) Web Application Development
14 103 (3.82%) E-Commerce
15 96 (3.56%) Project Management
16 89 (3.30%) MVVM
17 85 (3.16%) Kanban
18 84 (3.12%) BDD
19 83 (3.08%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 1328 (49.31%) C#
2 1250 (46.42%) SQL
3 746 (27.70%) JavaScript
4 635 (23.58%) T-SQL
5 307 (11.40%) VB.NET
6 184 (6.83%) Java
7 173 (6.42%) VB
8 81 (3.01%) PHP
9 74 (2.75%) VBA
9 74 (2.75%) PowerShell
10 70 (2.60%) VB6
11 57 (2.12%) C++
12 49 (1.82%) PL/SQL
13 35 (1.30%) VBScript
14 28 (1.04%) Perl
15 25 (0.93%) Shell Script
16 23 (0.85%) C
17 20 (0.74%) Ruby
18 18 (0.67%) Python
19 15 (0.56%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 224 (8.32%) Degree
2 139 (5.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 75 (2.78%) MCSE
4 52 (1.93%) Cisco Certification
5 48 (1.78%) CCNA
6 47 (1.75%) MCP
7 42 (1.56%) MCITP
8 37 (1.37%) MCSA
9 29 (1.08%) Citrix Certification
10 28 (1.04%) ISEB
11 27 (1.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 26 (0.97%) CCA
13 20 (0.74%) Security Cleared
14 19 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
15 18 (0.67%) CCNP
15 18 (0.67%) MCAD
16 16 (0.59%) CCEA
17 14 (0.52%) NCDA
17 14 (0.52%) NCIE
17 14 (0.52%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 118 (4.38%) QA
2 82 (3.04%) SLA
3 25 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (0.56%) WAI
5 6 (0.22%) HL7
5 6 (0.22%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.19%) ISO 8583
7 4 (0.15%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.11%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.11%) TickIT
9 1 (0.037%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 228 (8.47%) Active Directory
2 148 (5.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 90 (3.34%) Hyper-V
4 57 (2.12%) XenApp
5 32 (1.19%) VMware ESX
6 29 (1.08%) XenServer
7 28 (1.04%) XenDesktop
8 27 (1.00%) vSphere
8 27 (1.00%) Oracle RMAN
9 24 (0.89%) Oracle RAC
10 21 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
11 19 (0.71%) Microsoft App-V
12 18 (0.67%) Terminal Services
13 14 (0.52%) vCloud
14 9 (0.33%) Xen
15 7 (0.26%) qmail
16 6 (0.22%) UAG
17 4 (0.15%) VMware Server
17 4 (0.15%) VMware Workstation
18 3 (0.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 59 (2.19%) SCCM
2 28 (1.04%) Data Guard
3 26 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
4 14 (0.52%) NetBackup
5 12 (0.45%) SCVMM
5 12 (0.45%) WSUS
6 11 (0.41%) SCOM
7 10 (0.37%) Backup Exec
7 10 (0.37%) Nagios
8 9 (0.33%) Norton AntiVirus
8 9 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
9 7 (0.26%) Foglight
10 5 (0.19%) Pingdom
11 4 (0.15%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 4 (0.15%) Puppet
11 4 (0.15%) HP Data Protector
12 3 (0.11%) Opsview
13 2 (0.074%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 2 (0.074%) Plesk
13 2 (0.074%) WMI
Vendors
1 1023 (37.99%) Microsoft
2 329 (12.22%) Oracle
3 211 (7.84%) VMware
4 109 (4.05%) Citrix
5 89 (3.30%) Cisco
6 63 (2.34%) NetApp
7 55 (2.04%) Business Objects
8 51 (1.89%) HP
9 39 (1.45%) CommVault
10 38 (1.41%) Apple
11 36 (1.34%) IBM
12 28 (1.04%) SAP
12 28 (1.04%) Google
13 27 (1.00%) AppSense
14 23 (0.85%) EnterpriseDB
15 21 (0.78%) Symantec
15 21 (0.78%) EMC
16 16 (0.59%) MicroStrategy
16 16 (0.59%) Veritas
17 15 (0.56%) JBoss
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