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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 1284 1324 1443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 18.18% 21.35% 23.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 59.86% 60.59% 63.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1097 1106 1269
Average salary £38,439 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.82% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £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
2145 2185 2260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 30.38% 35.24% 36.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1791 1791 1989
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 £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -2 946 £40,000 +14.28% 92
South Yorkshire -5 175 £35,000 - 18
North Yorkshire -13 114 £39,725 +5.93% 40
East Yorkshire +9 34 £35,000 - 6
SQL Server
England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 1606 (61.25%) .NET
2 1366 (52.10%) C#
3 1276 (48.67%) SQL
4 1107 (42.22%) ASP.NET
5 984 (37.53%) Microsoft
6 873 (33.30%) MVC
7 764 (29.14%) HTML
8 762 (29.06%) JavaScript
9 725 (27.65%) Agile Software Development
10 634 (24.18%) CSS
11 583 (22.23%) T-SQL
12 557 (21.24%) MS Excel
13 536 (20.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 517 (19.72%) ASP.NET MVC
15 511 (19.49%) SQL Server 2008
16 504 (19.22%) .NET Framework
17 500 (19.07%) Windows
18 477 (18.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 402 (15.33%) jQuery
20 381 (14.53%) Finance
21 377 (14.38%) XML
22 368 (14.04%) VB.NET
23 367 (14.00%) WCF
24 351 (13.39%) Business Intelligence
25 319 (12.17%) Oracle
26 315 (12.01%) Visual Studio
27 291 (11.10%) SQL Server 2012
28 290 (11.06%) SQL Server 2005
29 289 (11.02%) OO
30 269 (10.26%) Scrum

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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
1 207 (7.89%) SharePoint
2 155 (5.91%) IIS
3 135 (5.15%) MS Exchange
4 77 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
5 62 (2.36%) Apache
6 60 (2.29%) CMS
6 60 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2007
7 57 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
8 53 (2.02%) Node.js
9 41 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
10 33 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2003
11 28 (1.07%) SharePoint 2013
12 26 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
13 25 (0.95%) WordPress
14 24 (0.92%) WebSphere
15 22 (0.84%) Office Communications Server
15 22 (0.84%) Tomcat
16 20 (0.76%) SAS
17 17 (0.65%) Lync
18 14 (0.53%) nginx
Applications
1 557 (21.24%) MS Excel
2 80 (3.05%) MS Office
3 36 (1.37%) Photoshop
4 24 (0.92%) PowerPivot
5 19 (0.72%) Adobe Illustrator
6 14 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
7 9 (0.34%) MS Visio
8 6 (0.23%) MS Project
9 4 (0.15%) SPSS
10 3 (0.11%) Stata
10 3 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
11 2 (0.076%) InfoPath
11 2 (0.076%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.038%) Fireworks
12 1 (0.038%) AutoCAD
12 1 (0.038%) InDesign
12 1 (0.038%) FastStats
12 1 (0.038%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 49 (1.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 32 (1.22%) Dynamics NAV
3 23 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.27%) SAP Business One
4 7 (0.27%) Magento
4 7 (0.27%) Sage 200
5 6 (0.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 6 (0.23%) BASE24
5 6 (0.23%) PeopleSoft HRMS
6 5 (0.19%) Google Analytics
7 4 (0.15%) Pegasus Opera
8 3 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (0.11%) Dynamics GP
9 2 (0.076%) Oracle BPM
9 2 (0.076%) Cognos TM1
10 1 (0.038%) Maximo
10 1 (0.038%) Oracle Applications
10 1 (0.038%) SAP R/3
10 1 (0.038%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 46 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (0.95%) Office 365
3 17 (0.65%) SaaS
4 10 (0.38%) Amazon S3
5 4 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.076%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 140 (5.34%) SAN
2 76 (2.90%) Firewall
3 66 (2.52%) DNS
4 45 (1.72%) VPN
5 44 (1.68%) Internet
6 43 (1.64%) TCP/IP
6 43 (1.64%) LAN
6 43 (1.64%) WAN
7 37 (1.41%) NAS
8 33 (1.26%) DHCP
9 22 (0.84%) Cisco Nexus
10 20 (0.76%) VoIP
11 19 (0.72%) Wireless
12 18 (0.69%) Cisco ASA
13 17 (0.65%) WAAS
14 16 (0.61%) Intranet
15 14 (0.53%) FTP
16 12 (0.46%) HTTP
17 11 (0.42%) MPLS
18 9 (0.34%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 536 (20.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 511 (19.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 477 (18.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 291 (11.10%) SQL Server 2012
5 290 (11.06%) SQL Server 2005
6 262 (9.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 243 (9.27%) Data Warehouse
8 199 (7.59%) MySQL
9 124 (4.73%) Relational Database
10 85 (3.24%) Oracle Database
11 56 (2.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 50 (1.91%) RDBMS
13 43 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
14 41 (1.56%) NoSQL
15 38 (1.45%) OLAP
16 37 (1.41%) Big Data
17 34 (1.30%) MS Access
18 31 (1.18%) Oracle Database 10g
19 29 (1.11%) DTS
20 28 (1.07%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 315 (12.01%) Visual Studio
2 241 (9.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 77 (2.94%) NUnit
4 72 (2.75%) Subversion
5 61 (2.33%) Moq
6 60 (2.29%) Git (software)
7 51 (1.95%) ReSharper
8 50 (1.91%) SpecFlow
9 47 (1.79%) Selenium
10 44 (1.68%) MSTest
11 37 (1.41%) Rhino Mocks
11 37 (1.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 33 (1.26%) SoapUI
13 28 (1.07%) FitNesse
13 28 (1.07%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 24 (0.92%) Xcode
15 23 (0.88%) Eclipse
16 20 (0.76%) QuickTest Pro
16 20 (0.76%) Cucumber
17 16 (0.61%) Jenkins
General
1 381 (14.53%) Finance
2 186 (7.09%) Retail
3 70 (2.67%) Marketing
4 69 (2.63%) Legal
5 58 (2.21%) Banking
6 53 (2.02%) Manufacturing
7 42 (1.60%) Telecoms
8 36 (1.37%) Advertising
8 36 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
9 13 (0.50%) Publishing
10 10 (0.38%) French Language
11 9 (0.34%) Back Office
11 9 (0.34%) Electronics
12 8 (0.31%) Games
12 8 (0.31%) Military
13 4 (0.15%) Automotive
13 4 (0.15%) Law
13 4 (0.15%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.038%) German Language
14 1 (0.038%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 1535 (58.54%) Developer
2 672 (25.63%) .NET Developer
3 283 (10.79%) Analyst
3 283 (10.79%) Software Developer
4 280 (10.68%) C# Developer
5 278 (10.60%) Senior Developer
6 235 (8.96%) C# .NET Developer
7 198 (7.55%) DBA
8 159 (6.06%) SQL Developer
9 141 (5.38%) Web Developer
10 127 (4.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 124 (4.73%) ASP.NET Developer
12 114 (4.35%) SQL DBA
13 107 (4.08%) Software Engineer
13 107 (4.08%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 96 (3.66%) Senior .NET Developer
15 92 (3.51%) Applications Support
15 92 (3.51%) Administrator
16 90 (3.43%) Support Analyst
16 90 (3.43%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1606 (61.25%) .NET
2 1107 (42.22%) ASP.NET
3 764 (29.14%) HTML
4 634 (24.18%) CSS
5 517 (19.72%) ASP.NET MVC
6 504 (19.22%) .NET Framework
7 402 (15.33%) jQuery
8 377 (14.38%) XML
9 367 (14.00%) WCF
10 232 (8.85%) WPF
11 215 (8.20%) Web Services
12 214 (8.16%) WinForms
13 213 (8.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 173 (6.60%) Ajax
15 143 (5.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 139 (5.30%) HTML5
17 113 (4.31%) Silverlight
18 86 (3.28%) SOAP
19 80 (3.05%) XHTML
20 78 (2.97%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 131 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 113 (4.31%) Enterprise Software
3 96 (3.66%) Replication
4 87 (3.32%) Management Information System
5 74 (2.82%) Clustering
6 68 (2.59%) NHS
7 55 (2.10%) Mobile App
8 51 (1.95%) N-Tier
9 40 (1.53%) Statistics
10 33 (1.26%) iPad
11 32 (1.22%) Client/Server
12 28 (1.07%) Data Integration
13 27 (1.03%) Inversion of Control
14 24 (0.92%) Tandem
15 23 (0.88%) Computer Science
16 22 (0.84%) iPhone
17 19 (0.72%) User Experience
18 18 (0.69%) Open Source
19 16 (0.61%) Mathematics
19 16 (0.61%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 500 (19.07%) Windows
2 138 (5.26%) Linux
3 125 (4.77%) UNIX
4 118 (4.50%) Android
5 107 (4.08%) Apple iOS
6 100 (3.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 68 (2.59%) Windows Server 2003
8 57 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
9 41 (1.56%) Windows 7
10 20 (0.76%) Windows XP
11 15 (0.57%) Windows 8
12 13 (0.50%) AIX
13 10 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
14 9 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 7 (0.27%) Mac OS
15 7 (0.27%) HPUX
15 7 (0.27%) Solaris
16 5 (0.19%) Ubuntu
17 4 (0.15%) Debian
18 3 (0.11%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 873 (33.30%) MVC
2 725 (27.65%) Agile Software Development
3 351 (13.39%) Business Intelligence
4 289 (11.02%) OO
5 269 (10.26%) Scrum
6 213 (8.12%) TDD
7 209 (7.97%) ITIL
8 205 (7.82%) Software Engineering
9 197 (7.51%) ETL
10 163 (6.22%) Performance Tuning
11 157 (5.99%) E-Commerce
12 140 (5.34%) Unit Testing
13 136 (5.19%) Continuous Integration
14 135 (5.15%) Mentoring
15 134 (5.11%) Web Development
15 134 (5.11%) OOP
16 96 (3.66%) Web Application Development
17 89 (3.39%) Migration
18 82 (3.13%) Kanban
19 77 (2.94%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1366 (52.10%) C#
2 1276 (48.67%) SQL
3 762 (29.06%) JavaScript
4 583 (22.23%) T-SQL
5 368 (14.04%) VB.NET
6 220 (8.39%) VB
7 184 (7.02%) Java
8 117 (4.46%) VBA
9 89 (3.39%) PHP
10 67 (2.56%) VB6
11 52 (1.98%) PowerShell
12 43 (1.64%) C++
13 37 (1.41%) Shell Script
14 29 (1.11%) Perl
15 27 (1.03%) Objective-C
16 26 (0.99%) Ruby
17 22 (0.84%) PL/SQL
18 21 (0.80%) C
19 19 (0.72%) VBScript
20 16 (0.61%) Python
Qualifications
1 210 (8.01%) Degree
2 157 (5.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 76 (2.90%) MCSE
4 53 (2.02%) MCP
4 53 (2.02%) MCITP
5 47 (1.79%) MCSA
6 42 (1.60%) MCTS
7 40 (1.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 39 (1.49%) CCA
8 39 (1.49%) Citrix Certification
9 30 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
10 26 (0.99%) ISEB
11 23 (0.88%) CCNA
12 21 (0.80%) CCNP
13 19 (0.72%) MCAD
14 18 (0.69%) MCSD
15 17 (0.65%) NCDA
15 17 (0.65%) NCIE
15 17 (0.65%) VTSP
16 15 (0.57%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (3.59%) SLA
2 81 (3.09%) QA
3 14 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (0.53%) WAI
4 7 (0.27%) Data Quality
5 6 (0.23%) ISO 8583
6 5 (0.19%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.15%) HL7
8 3 (0.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 193 (7.36%) Active Directory
2 147 (5.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 120 (4.58%) Hyper-V
4 66 (2.52%) XenApp
5 39 (1.49%) vSphere
6 36 (1.37%) XenServer
7 35 (1.33%) XenDesktop
8 27 (1.03%) VMware ESX
9 17 (0.65%) vCloud
10 16 (0.61%) Oracle RMAN
11 15 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
12 14 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
13 13 (0.50%) Terminal Services
14 12 (0.46%) Varnish
15 11 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
16 7 (0.27%) Samba
17 6 (0.23%) Terminal Server
18 5 (0.19%) VMware Server
19 4 (0.15%) VMware Workstation
19 4 (0.15%) UAG
Systems Management
1 24 (0.92%) SCCM
2 20 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
3 16 (0.61%) Data Guard
4 15 (0.57%) Backup Exec
5 14 (0.53%) Norton AntiVirus
5 14 (0.53%) NetBackup
6 9 (0.34%) SCOM
7 8 (0.31%) SCDPM
8 7 (0.27%) ARCserve
9 6 (0.23%) Puppet
10 5 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
10 5 (0.19%) SCVMM
10 5 (0.19%) WSUS
11 4 (0.15%) Opsview
12 3 (0.11%) Tivoli
12 3 (0.11%) MAILsweeper
13 2 (0.076%) WMI
13 2 (0.076%) Nagios
13 2 (0.076%) Plesk
13 2 (0.076%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 984 (37.53%) Microsoft
2 319 (12.17%) Oracle
3 204 (7.78%) VMware
4 124 (4.73%) Citrix
5 84 (3.20%) Cisco
6 71 (2.71%) Apple
7 67 (2.56%) HP
8 61 (2.33%) NetApp
9 49 (1.87%) Business Objects
10 42 (1.60%) SAP
11 36 (1.37%) CommVault
12 32 (1.22%) CheckPoint
13 28 (1.07%) EMC
14 26 (0.99%) Cognos
15 24 (0.92%) Dell
15 24 (0.92%) Symantec
15 24 (0.92%) Google
16 23 (0.88%) AppSense
17 22 (0.84%) Veeam
18 21 (0.80%) Zend
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Spring Technology
Salary: £36000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £32000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier IT
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier IT
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago