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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 1034 1435 1337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 18.10% 21.23% 18.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 60.97% 63.41% 58.08%
Number of salaries quoted 893 1249 1120
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
1696 2263 2302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 29.69% 33.49% 31.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1445 1923 1871
Median salary £42,500 £41,250 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +8.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Yorkshire region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -1 780 £40,000 - 95
North Yorkshire +5 148 £42,500 +6.25% 20
South Yorkshire -12 71 £36,500 -6.41% 26
East Yorkshire -6 31 £35,000 +7.69% 8
SQL Server
England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 1108 (52.54%) .NET
2 1072 (50.83%) SQL
3 1020 (48.36%) C#
4 816 (38.69%) Microsoft
5 749 (35.51%) Agile Software Development
6 688 (32.62%) MVC
7 662 (31.39%) ASP.NET
8 544 (25.79%) JavaScript
9 491 (23.28%) HTML
10 455 (21.57%) Windows
11 451 (21.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 428 (20.29%) T-SQL
13 399 (18.92%) CSS
14 375 (17.78%) Finance
15 363 (17.21%) MS Excel
15 363 (17.21%) SQL Server 2008
16 357 (16.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 335 (15.88%) ASP.NET MVC
18 310 (14.70%) Business Intelligence
19 309 (14.65%) jQuery
20 303 (14.37%) .NET Framework
21 300 (14.22%) Oracle
21 300 (14.22%) Visual Studio
22 282 (13.37%) SQL Server 2012
23 273 (12.94%) Scrum
24 266 (12.61%) Web Development
25 246 (11.66%) Windows Server
26 234 (11.10%) WCF
27 232 (11.00%) VMware
28 224 (10.62%) Team Foundation Server

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 182 (8.63%) IIS
2 127 (6.02%) MS Exchange
3 114 (5.41%) SharePoint
4 75 (3.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 54 (2.56%) CMS
6 36 (1.71%) WebLogic
7 32 (1.52%) Tomcat
8 31 (1.47%) Apache
9 29 (1.38%) Umbraco
10 27 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
11 25 (1.19%) Sitecore CMS
12 23 (1.09%) SAS
13 18 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2003
14 16 (0.76%) Skype for Business
15 14 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2007
16 13 (0.62%) CloudStack
17 11 (0.52%) JBoss
18 9 (0.43%) Confluence
18 9 (0.43%) WebSphere
19 8 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 363 (17.21%) MS Excel
2 61 (2.89%) MS Office
3 11 (0.52%) SPSS
4 8 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.24%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 41 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (1.28%) Oracle Applications
2 27 (1.28%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
5 7 (0.33%) Dynamics GP
6 4 (0.19%) Sage 200
7 3 (0.14%) Aligne
7 3 (0.14%) Line 500
7 3 (0.14%) Maximo
7 3 (0.14%) Primavera
7 3 (0.14%) Sage 1000
7 3 (0.14%) SystmOne
8 2 (0.095%) Magento
8 2 (0.095%) Pegasus Opera
8 2 (0.095%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.047%) Cognos TM1
9 1 (0.047%) Infor M3
9 1 (0.047%) Line 50
9 1 (0.047%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 154 (7.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 46 (2.18%) Amazon AWS
3 35 (1.66%) SaaS
4 29 (1.38%) Office 365
5 22 (1.04%) PaaS
6 8 (0.38%) IaaS
7 3 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.14%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.14%) AWS OpsWorks
7 3 (0.14%) Force.com
8 2 (0.095%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.095%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 2 (0.095%) Amazon Glacier
8 2 (0.095%) Amazon Kinesis
8 2 (0.095%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.095%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.095%) CloudFront
8 2 (0.095%) Route 53
8 2 (0.095%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 105 (4.98%) SAN
2 92 (4.36%) Firewall
3 61 (2.89%) DNS
4 58 (2.75%) WAN
5 54 (2.56%) LAN
6 50 (2.37%) DHCP
7 45 (2.13%) VPN
8 38 (1.80%) Internet
9 34 (1.61%) TCP/IP
10 33 (1.56%) NAS
11 14 (0.66%) IP Telephony
12 11 (0.52%) Wireless
13 10 (0.47%) LDAP
13 10 (0.47%) MPLS
14 8 (0.38%) SSL
14 8 (0.38%) VLAN
14 8 (0.38%) WebEx
15 7 (0.33%) FTP
15 7 (0.33%) IPsec
15 7 (0.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 451 (21.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 363 (17.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 357 (16.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 282 (13.37%) SQL Server 2012
5 191 (9.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 189 (8.96%) Data Warehouse
7 181 (8.58%) SQL Server 2014
8 178 (8.44%) MySQL
9 173 (8.20%) SQL Server 2005
10 145 (6.88%) Relational Database
11 76 (3.60%) Oracle Database
12 72 (3.41%) NoSQL
13 59 (2.80%) RDBMS
14 53 (2.51%) Big Data
15 50 (2.37%) Hadoop
15 50 (2.37%) QlikView
16 48 (2.28%) BusinessObjects
17 43 (2.04%) Power BI
17 43 (2.04%) SSDT
18 42 (1.99%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 300 (14.22%) Visual Studio
2 224 (10.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 92 (4.36%) Git (software)
4 58 (2.75%) Moq
5 46 (2.18%) Subversion
6 43 (2.04%) Jasmine
7 38 (1.80%) Octopus Deploy
8 31 (1.47%) Selenium
9 30 (1.42%) NUnit
10 27 (1.28%) Jenkins
11 25 (1.19%) JIRA
12 15 (0.71%) Cucumber
12 15 (0.71%) TeamCity
13 14 (0.66%) JUnit
14 12 (0.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 11 (0.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 11 (0.52%) SoapUI
16 10 (0.47%) Eclipse
17 9 (0.43%) SpecFlow
18 8 (0.38%) JMeter
General
1 375 (17.78%) Finance
2 75 (3.56%) Retail
3 62 (2.94%) Legal
4 42 (1.99%) Marketing
5 37 (1.75%) Manufacturing
6 31 (1.47%) Telecoms
7 17 (0.81%) Advertising
8 14 (0.66%) Back Office
8 14 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
9 13 (0.62%) Banking
9 13 (0.62%) Military
10 12 (0.57%) Local Government
11 10 (0.47%) Law
12 9 (0.43%) Financial Institution
13 8 (0.38%) Games
14 2 (0.095%) Automotive
14 2 (0.095%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1182 (56.05%) Developer
2 640 (30.35%) .NET Developer
3 533 (25.27%) C# Developer
4 425 (20.15%) C# .NET Developer
5 351 (16.64%) SQL Developer
6 266 (12.61%) Analyst
7 201 (9.53%) Senior Developer
8 200 (9.48%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 168 (7.97%) DBA
10 162 (7.68%) ASP.NET Developer
11 157 (7.44%) SQL Server Developer
12 151 (7.16%) Software Developer
13 149 (7.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 141 (6.69%) C# Software Developer
15 128 (6.07%) Web Developer
16 127 (6.02%) Administrator
17 120 (5.69%) SQL DBA
18 116 (5.50%) Applications Support
19 115 (5.45%) .NET Software Developer
19 115 (5.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1108 (52.54%) .NET
2 662 (31.39%) ASP.NET
3 491 (23.28%) HTML
4 399 (18.92%) CSS
5 335 (15.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 309 (14.65%) jQuery
7 303 (14.37%) .NET Framework
8 234 (11.10%) WCF
9 220 (10.43%) AngularJS
9 220 (10.43%) Web Services
10 217 (10.29%) XML
11 195 (9.25%) ASP.NET Web API
12 172 (8.16%) HTML5
13 135 (6.40%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 130 (6.16%) Entity Framework
15 112 (5.31%) WinForms
16 111 (5.26%) CSS3
17 94 (4.46%) KnockoutJS
18 82 (3.89%) WPF
19 79 (3.75%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 137 (6.50%) Analytical Skills
2 65 (3.08%) Management Information System
3 58 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
4 49 (2.32%) Replication
5 42 (1.99%) Computer Science
6 40 (1.90%) Visualisation
7 36 (1.71%) Clustering
8 31 (1.47%) N-Tier
9 25 (1.19%) Data Integration
10 23 (1.09%) Mathematics
11 22 (1.04%) Data Centre
12 18 (0.85%) iPad
13 17 (0.81%) Client/Server
13 17 (0.81%) Driving Licence
14 15 (0.71%) Data Protection Act
15 14 (0.66%) Mobile App
15 14 (0.66%) Streaming Music
15 14 (0.66%) Virtual Team
16 13 (0.62%) Inversion of Control
17 12 (0.57%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 455 (21.57%) Windows
2 246 (11.66%) Windows Server
3 170 (8.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 123 (5.83%) Linux
5 113 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 107 (5.07%) Windows Server 2003
7 67 (3.18%) Unix
8 60 (2.84%) Windows 7
9 27 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 22 (1.04%) Windows 10
11 21 (1.00%) Android
12 19 (0.90%) Windows XP
13 13 (0.62%) Windows 8
14 12 (0.57%) Apple iOS
15 7 (0.33%) AIX
15 7 (0.33%) CentOS
15 7 (0.33%) Ubuntu
16 3 (0.14%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.14%) OS/390
16 3 (0.14%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 749 (35.51%) Agile Software Development
2 688 (32.62%) MVC
3 310 (14.70%) Business Intelligence
4 273 (12.94%) Scrum
5 266 (12.61%) Web Development
6 220 (10.43%) TDD
7 206 (9.77%) ETL
8 159 (7.54%) OO
9 152 (7.21%) Software Engineering
10 150 (7.11%) ITIL
11 149 (7.06%) SDLC
12 119 (5.64%) Performance Tuning
13 117 (5.55%) Mentoring
14 97 (4.60%) Unit Testing
15 87 (4.13%) CRM
15 87 (4.13%) E-Commerce
16 85 (4.03%) BDD
17 82 (3.89%) DevOps
18 71 (3.37%) Project Management
18 71 (3.37%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1072 (50.83%) SQL
2 1020 (48.36%) C#
3 544 (25.79%) JavaScript
4 428 (20.29%) T-SQL
5 173 (8.20%) VB.NET
6 114 (5.41%) Java
7 85 (4.03%) PowerShell
8 59 (2.80%) PHP
9 53 (2.51%) VB
10 51 (2.42%) Python
11 50 (2.37%) PL/SQL
12 46 (2.18%) Ruby
13 43 (2.04%) XPath
14 38 (1.80%) Bash Shell
15 21 (1.00%) VBA
16 18 (0.85%) Perl
17 17 (0.81%) C++
18 12 (0.57%) C
19 11 (0.52%) VB6
20 7 (0.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 135 (6.40%) Degree
2 131 (6.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 62 (2.94%) Security Cleared
4 39 (1.85%) SC Cleared
5 31 (1.47%) MCSE
5 31 (1.47%) Oracle Certification
6 29 (1.38%) MCSA
7 28 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
8 27 (1.28%) OCP
9 16 (0.76%) MCP
10 15 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
10 15 (0.71%) Citrix Certification
10 15 (0.71%) ISTQB
11 14 (0.66%) ISEB
12 13 (0.62%) CCNA
13 10 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 7 (0.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 6 (0.28%) CCNP
15 6 (0.28%) MCAD
16 5 (0.24%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (3.08%) SLA
2 55 (2.61%) QA
3 34 (1.61%) Data Quality
4 22 (1.04%) PCI DSS
5 18 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.28%) DICOM
6 6 (0.28%) HL7
6 6 (0.28%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.19%) WAI
8 3 (0.14%) COBIT
9 1 (0.047%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 206 (9.77%) Active Directory
2 155 (7.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (2.99%) Hyper-V
4 46 (2.18%) XenApp
5 40 (1.90%) vSphere
6 31 (1.47%) Oracle RAC
7 30 (1.42%) XenDesktop
8 17 (0.81%) Terminal Services
9 15 (0.71%) Xen
10 14 (0.66%) KVM
11 12 (0.57%) VMware ESX
12 11 (0.52%) Terminal Server
13 7 (0.33%) Docker
13 7 (0.33%) Virtual Servers
13 7 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
14 5 (0.24%) GlusterFS
14 5 (0.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 5 (0.24%) VMware Server
15 4 (0.19%) Apache Flume
15 4 (0.19%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 49 (2.32%) SCCM
2 43 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
3 36 (1.71%) Puppet
4 28 (1.33%) SCOM
5 27 (1.28%) Data Guard
5 27 (1.28%) Oracle RMAN
6 17 (0.81%) Nagios
7 15 (0.71%) Ansible
8 14 (0.66%) Backup Exec
8 14 (0.66%) Opsview
9 13 (0.62%) Salt
10 12 (0.57%) Cacti
10 12 (0.57%) Cobbler
10 12 (0.57%) FortiGate
10 12 (0.57%) Grafana
10 12 (0.57%) Graphite
10 12 (0.57%) Tivoli
10 12 (0.57%) WSUS
11 10 (0.47%) Microsoft Clustering
12 8 (0.38%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 816 (38.69%) Microsoft
2 300 (14.22%) Oracle
3 232 (11.00%) VMware
4 107 (5.07%) Citrix
5 103 (4.88%) Cisco
6 44 (2.09%) HP
7 43 (2.04%) Sitecore
8 41 (1.94%) SAP
9 39 (1.85%) IBM
10 35 (1.66%) NetApp
10 35 (1.66%) Tableau
11 32 (1.52%) Avaya
12 28 (1.33%) Red Hat
13 22 (1.04%) Symantec
14 20 (0.95%) Google
15 19 (0.90%) Apple
16 17 (0.81%) F5
17 16 (0.76%) Sage
18 15 (0.71%) Cognos
18 15 (0.71%) Splunk
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Extensive Benefits Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £31000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Malton, North Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
OSM Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per month + Plus benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000 - 38,000
Posted: Yesterday
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits/career progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday