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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 1204 1390 1383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 17.40% 21.15% 23.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 59.90% 60.30% 62.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1068 1157 1235
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
2010 2305 2198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 29.05% 35.08% 37.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1717 1898 1939
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 £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +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 28 January 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 28 January 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 -3 865 £40,000 +14.28% 183
South Yorkshire -3 163 £35,000 - 39
North Yorkshire -8 137 £40,000 +6.66% 36
East Yorkshire -6 26 £35,000 +40.00% 9
SQL Server
England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 1591 (61.43%) .NET
2 1392 (53.75%) C#
3 1329 (51.31%) SQL
4 1114 (43.01%) ASP.NET
5 985 (38.03%) Microsoft
6 879 (33.94%) MVC
7 768 (29.65%) Agile Software Development
8 745 (28.76%) JavaScript
9 739 (28.53%) HTML
10 609 (23.51%) CSS
11 594 (22.93%) T-SQL
12 555 (21.43%) MS Excel
13 540 (20.85%) ASP.NET MVC
14 523 (20.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 516 (19.92%) SQL Server 2008
16 505 (19.50%) .NET Framework
17 498 (19.23%) Windows
18 438 (16.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 407 (15.71%) Finance
20 404 (15.60%) jQuery
21 371 (14.32%) XML
22 364 (14.05%) WCF
23 354 (13.67%) Business Intelligence
24 338 (13.05%) VB.NET
25 328 (12.66%) Visual Studio
26 322 (12.43%) Oracle
27 299 (11.54%) OO
28 297 (11.47%) SQL Server 2005
29 283 (10.93%) SQL Server 2012
30 276 (10.66%) Scrum

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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
1 210 (8.11%) SharePoint
2 165 (6.37%) IIS
3 131 (5.06%) MS Exchange
4 89 (3.44%) BizTalk Server
5 63 (2.43%) Exchange Server 2007
6 61 (2.36%) Apache
6 61 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2010
7 57 (2.20%) CMS
8 48 (1.85%) Node.js
9 44 (1.70%) SharePoint 2010
10 35 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2003
11 33 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
12 30 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
13 24 (0.93%) WordPress
14 22 (0.85%) Office Communications Server
15 21 (0.81%) SAS
16 19 (0.73%) WebSphere
17 16 (0.62%) Tomcat
18 15 (0.58%) nginx
18 15 (0.58%) Umbraco
Applications
1 555 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 76 (2.93%) MS Office
3 33 (1.27%) Photoshop
4 25 (0.97%) PowerPivot
5 15 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
6 14 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
7 7 (0.27%) MS Visio
7 7 (0.27%) SPSS
8 5 (0.19%) MS Project
8 5 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (0.12%) Stata
10 1 (0.039%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.039%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.039%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 53 (2.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 35 (1.35%) Dynamics NAV
3 25 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
4 11 (0.42%) Sage 200
4 11 (0.42%) SAP Business One
5 8 (0.31%) Pegasus Opera
6 7 (0.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 6 (0.23%) PeopleSoft HRMS
7 6 (0.23%) BASE24
8 5 (0.19%) Google Analytics
9 3 (0.12%) Magento
9 3 (0.12%) Dynamics GP
10 2 (0.077%) Cognos TM1
10 2 (0.077%) CODA-Financials
11 1 (0.039%) SAP R/3
11 1 (0.039%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 46 (1.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (1.08%) Office 365
3 15 (0.58%) SaaS
3 15 (0.58%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.077%) IaaS
5 1 (0.039%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 154 (5.95%) SAN
2 76 (2.93%) Firewall
3 61 (2.36%) DNS
4 53 (2.05%) VPN
5 49 (1.89%) NAS
6 48 (1.85%) TCP/IP
7 46 (1.78%) Internet
8 35 (1.35%) WAN
9 34 (1.31%) LAN
10 26 (1.00%) DHCP
11 24 (0.93%) Intranet
11 24 (0.93%) Wireless
12 23 (0.89%) VoIP
13 21 (0.81%) Cisco ASA
14 19 (0.73%) Cisco Nexus
15 16 (0.62%) FTP
16 14 (0.54%) WAAS
17 12 (0.46%) MPLS
18 11 (0.42%) OSPF
18 11 (0.42%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 523 (20.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 516 (19.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 438 (16.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 297 (11.47%) SQL Server 2005
5 283 (10.93%) SQL Server 2012
6 257 (9.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 239 (9.23%) Data Warehouse
8 197 (7.61%) MySQL
9 115 (4.44%) Relational Database
10 81 (3.13%) Oracle Database
11 50 (1.93%) Big Data
12 47 (1.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 41 (1.58%) RDBMS
13 41 (1.58%) Oracle Database 11g
14 38 (1.47%) Oracle Database 10g
15 37 (1.43%) NoSQL
16 35 (1.35%) OLAP
17 30 (1.16%) Oracle9i Database
18 29 (1.12%) Data Mining
19 28 (1.08%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 328 (12.66%) Visual Studio
2 238 (9.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 82 (3.17%) NUnit
4 72 (2.78%) Subversion
4 72 (2.78%) Moq
5 70 (2.70%) Git (software)
6 64 (2.47%) ReSharper
7 45 (1.74%) SoapUI
8 40 (1.54%) SpecFlow
8 40 (1.54%) Selenium
9 39 (1.51%) MSTest
10 32 (1.24%) Rhino Mocks
10 32 (1.24%) Eclipse
11 29 (1.12%) Xcode
12 28 (1.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 23 (0.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 23 (0.89%) FitNesse
14 18 (0.69%) Jenkins
15 13 (0.50%) Jasmine
16 12 (0.46%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 407 (15.71%) Finance
2 196 (7.57%) Retail
3 58 (2.24%) Banking
4 57 (2.20%) Legal
5 55 (2.12%) Marketing
6 50 (1.93%) Manufacturing
7 43 (1.66%) Pharmaceutical
8 40 (1.54%) Telecoms
9 33 (1.27%) Advertising
10 17 (0.66%) Publishing
11 13 (0.50%) Back Office
12 9 (0.35%) Electronics
13 8 (0.31%) Military
13 8 (0.31%) French Language
14 4 (0.15%) Corporate Banking
14 4 (0.15%) Automotive
14 4 (0.15%) Games
15 3 (0.12%) Law
16 1 (0.039%) German Language
16 1 (0.039%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 1511 (58.34%) Developer
2 660 (25.48%) .NET Developer
3 298 (11.51%) Senior Developer
4 285 (11.00%) Software Developer
5 276 (10.66%) C# Developer
6 273 (10.54%) Analyst
7 231 (8.92%) C# .NET Developer
8 197 (7.61%) DBA
9 141 (5.44%) SQL Developer
10 138 (5.33%) Web Developer
11 125 (4.83%) SQL DBA
12 120 (4.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 110 (4.25%) Software Engineer
14 106 (4.09%) ASP.NET Developer
15 102 (3.94%) Senior .NET Developer
16 96 (3.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
17 93 (3.59%) Junior
18 89 (3.44%) Applications Support
19 88 (3.40%) Administrator
20 85 (3.28%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1591 (61.43%) .NET
2 1114 (43.01%) ASP.NET
3 739 (28.53%) HTML
4 609 (23.51%) CSS
5 540 (20.85%) ASP.NET MVC
6 505 (19.50%) .NET Framework
7 404 (15.60%) jQuery
8 371 (14.32%) XML
9 364 (14.05%) WCF
10 239 (9.23%) WPF
11 220 (8.49%) Web Services
12 213 (8.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 211 (8.15%) WinForms
14 178 (6.87%) Ajax
15 147 (5.68%) HTML5
16 139 (5.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 111 (4.29%) Silverlight
18 97 (3.75%) ASP.NET Web API
19 76 (2.93%) XHTML
20 73 (2.82%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 128 (4.94%) Enterprise Software
2 123 (4.75%) Analytical Skills
3 99 (3.82%) Replication
4 85 (3.28%) Management Information System
5 81 (3.13%) Clustering
6 70 (2.70%) NHS
7 55 (2.12%) Mobile App
8 45 (1.74%) Statistics
9 43 (1.66%) N-Tier
10 38 (1.47%) Client/Server
11 34 (1.31%) iPad
12 30 (1.16%) Data Integration
13 26 (1.00%) Inversion of Control
14 24 (0.93%) Computer Science
15 20 (0.77%) Mathematics
16 19 (0.73%) User Experience
17 18 (0.69%) Open Source
18 17 (0.66%) Visualisation
19 15 (0.58%) iPhone
19 15 (0.58%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 498 (19.23%) Windows
2 141 (5.44%) Linux
2 141 (5.44%) UNIX
3 133 (5.14%) Android
4 111 (4.29%) Apple iOS
5 94 (3.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 72 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
7 54 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 33 (1.27%) Windows 7
9 20 (0.77%) Windows XP
10 17 (0.66%) AIX
10 17 (0.66%) Windows Mobile
11 12 (0.46%) Windows 8
12 10 (0.39%) Mac OS
13 8 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 4 (0.15%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.12%) Debian
15 3 (0.12%) HPUX
15 3 (0.12%) Solaris
16 2 (0.077%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 879 (33.94%) MVC
2 768 (29.65%) Agile Software Development
3 354 (13.67%) Business Intelligence
4 299 (11.54%) OO
5 276 (10.66%) Scrum
6 223 (8.61%) Software Engineering
7 217 (8.38%) TDD
8 202 (7.80%) ITIL
9 190 (7.34%) ETL
10 163 (6.29%) Performance Tuning
11 156 (6.02%) E-Commerce
11 156 (6.02%) Unit Testing
12 138 (5.33%) Web Development
13 132 (5.10%) Continuous Integration
14 131 (5.06%) OOP
14 131 (5.06%) Mentoring
15 93 (3.59%) Migration
16 90 (3.47%) Analytics
17 84 (3.24%) UML
18 83 (3.20%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1392 (53.75%) C#
2 1329 (51.31%) SQL
3 745 (28.76%) JavaScript
4 594 (22.93%) T-SQL
5 338 (13.05%) VB.NET
6 181 (6.99%) VB
7 171 (6.60%) Java
8 103 (3.98%) VBA
9 81 (3.13%) PHP
10 46 (1.78%) VB6
11 44 (1.70%) PowerShell
12 34 (1.31%) Shell Script
13 33 (1.27%) C++
14 31 (1.20%) Objective-C
15 29 (1.12%) Ruby
16 25 (0.97%) C
16 25 (0.97%) Perl
17 21 (0.81%) PL/SQL
18 16 (0.62%) VBScript
19 15 (0.58%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 209 (8.07%) Degree
2 187 (7.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 85 (3.28%) MCSE
4 66 (2.55%) MCP
5 64 (2.47%) MCITP
6 55 (2.12%) MCSA
7 48 (1.85%) MCTS
8 45 (1.74%) CCA
8 45 (1.74%) Citrix Certification
9 44 (1.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 26 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
11 25 (0.97%) ISEB
12 23 (0.89%) MCAD
12 23 (0.89%) MCSD
13 21 (0.81%) CCNA
14 18 (0.69%) CCNP
15 16 (0.62%) Security Cleared
16 14 (0.54%) NCDA
16 14 (0.54%) NCIE
16 14 (0.54%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (3.59%) SLA
2 80 (3.09%) QA
3 9 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (0.35%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.27%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.23%) WAI
5 6 (0.23%) ISO 8583
6 3 (0.12%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.12%) HL7
7 1 (0.039%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 194 (7.49%) Active Directory
2 153 (5.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 128 (4.94%) Hyper-V
4 75 (2.90%) XenApp
5 46 (1.78%) vSphere
6 43 (1.66%) XenServer
7 33 (1.27%) XenDesktop
8 26 (1.00%) VMware ESX
9 16 (0.62%) Terminal Services
10 14 (0.54%) Varnish
10 14 (0.54%) vCloud
11 11 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
12 8 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
13 7 (0.27%) Oracle RMAN
13 7 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
13 7 (0.27%) Samba
14 6 (0.23%) Terminal Server
14 6 (0.23%) VMware Server
15 3 (0.12%) VMware Workstation
16 2 (0.077%) NFS
Systems Management
1 19 (0.73%) Norton AntiVirus
2 18 (0.69%) Backup Exec
3 15 (0.58%) SCCM
4 11 (0.42%) NetBackup
4 11 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
4 11 (0.42%) Opsview
5 8 (0.31%) SCDPM
5 8 (0.31%) SCOM
6 7 (0.27%) ARCserve
6 7 (0.27%) Data Guard
7 6 (0.23%) Puppet
8 5 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (0.15%) WSUS
10 3 (0.12%) Tivoli
10 3 (0.12%) MAILsweeper
11 2 (0.077%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 2 (0.077%) SCVMM
12 1 (0.039%) HP Data Protector
12 1 (0.039%) Plesk
12 1 (0.039%) Nagios
Vendors
1 985 (38.03%) Microsoft
2 322 (12.43%) Oracle
3 207 (7.99%) VMware
4 129 (4.98%) Citrix
5 85 (3.28%) Cisco
6 77 (2.97%) Apple
7 69 (2.66%) NetApp
8 61 (2.36%) HP
9 46 (1.78%) SAP
10 42 (1.62%) Business Objects
11 39 (1.51%) CheckPoint
12 36 (1.39%) CommVault
13 28 (1.08%) Cognos
13 28 (1.08%) Symantec
14 27 (1.04%) IBM
15 26 (1.00%) Dell
16 25 (0.97%) Veeam
17 24 (0.93%) EMC
18 22 (0.85%) AppSense
19 20 (0.77%) Google
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