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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 1005 1568 1367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 17.89% 22.97% 19.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 58.67% 66.05% 59.08%
Number of salaries quoted 860 1383 1193
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1713 2374 2314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 30.49% 34.78% 32.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1408 2047 1930
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 -2 734 £38,500 +2.66% 89
North Yorkshire 0 163 £42,500 +6.25% 22
South Yorkshire -17 49 £37,000 -1.33% 8
East Yorkshire -1 42 £35,000 +7.69% 7
SQL Server
England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 1162 (52.01%) .NET
2 1132 (50.67%) SQL
3 1027 (45.97%) C#
4 870 (38.94%) Microsoft
5 767 (34.33%) Agile Software Development
6 668 (29.90%) MVC
7 653 (29.23%) ASP.NET
8 558 (24.98%) JavaScript
9 524 (23.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 505 (22.61%) HTML
11 478 (21.40%) T-SQL
12 466 (20.86%) Windows
13 410 (18.35%) Finance
14 405 (18.13%) CSS
15 387 (17.32%) MS Excel
16 383 (17.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 382 (17.10%) SQL Server 2008
18 350 (15.67%) SQL Server 2012
19 336 (15.04%) Visual Studio
20 329 (14.73%) Business Intelligence
21 327 (14.64%) ASP.NET MVC
22 310 (13.88%) Oracle
23 295 (13.21%) .NET Framework
24 293 (13.12%) Web Development
25 288 (12.89%) jQuery
26 284 (12.71%) Team Foundation Server
27 253 (11.32%) XML
28 248 (11.10%) WCF
29 239 (10.70%) Web Services
30 238 (10.65%) Scrum

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
1 203 (9.09%) IIS
2 124 (5.55%) SharePoint
3 118 (5.28%) MS Exchange
4 71 (3.18%) Exchange Server 2010
5 61 (2.73%) CMS
6 36 (1.61%) WebLogic
7 34 (1.52%) Apache
7 34 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
8 33 (1.48%) Tomcat
9 29 (1.30%) Umbraco
10 24 (1.07%) Sitecore CMS
11 23 (1.03%) CloudStack
12 19 (0.85%) Skype for Business
13 18 (0.81%) SAS
14 17 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
15 15 (0.67%) JBoss
16 13 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2003
17 11 (0.49%) Confluence
17 11 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2013
18 8 (0.36%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 387 (17.32%) MS Excel
2 75 (3.36%) MS Office
3 17 (0.76%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.27%) SPSS
6 1 (0.045%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.045%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 47 (2.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (1.07%) Oracle Applications
2 24 (1.07%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
4 10 (0.45%) Dynamics GP
5 8 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
6 7 (0.31%) Pegasus Opera
7 4 (0.18%) Lorenzo
7 4 (0.18%) Sage 200
8 3 (0.13%) Primavera
8 3 (0.13%) SystmOne
9 2 (0.090%) Line 500
9 2 (0.090%) Magento
9 2 (0.090%) Sage 1000
9 2 (0.090%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (0.045%) BASE24
10 1 (0.045%) Cognos TM1
10 1 (0.045%) Oracle BPM
10 1 (0.045%) Sage X3
10 1 (0.045%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 170 (7.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 54 (2.42%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (1.39%) SaaS
4 30 (1.34%) Office 365
5 19 (0.85%) PaaS
6 4 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (0.18%) Force.com
7 3 (0.13%) GitHub
7 3 (0.13%) IaaS
8 2 (0.090%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.090%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.090%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 2 (0.090%) Amazon Glacier
8 2 (0.090%) Amazon Kinesis
8 2 (0.090%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.090%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.090%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.090%) OneDrive
8 2 (0.090%) Route 53
8 2 (0.090%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 85 (3.80%) Firewall
2 84 (3.76%) SAN
3 52 (2.33%) DNS
4 46 (2.06%) Internet
5 44 (1.97%) VPN
5 44 (1.97%) WAN
6 42 (1.88%) DHCP
7 41 (1.84%) LAN
8 38 (1.70%) NAS
9 37 (1.66%) TCP/IP
10 15 (0.67%) Skype
11 13 (0.58%) SSL
12 11 (0.49%) IP Telephony
12 11 (0.49%) Wireless
13 9 (0.40%) HTTP
13 9 (0.40%) Intranet
13 9 (0.40%) Unified Communications
14 8 (0.36%) WebEx
15 7 (0.31%) FTP
15 7 (0.31%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 524 (23.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 383 (17.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 382 (17.10%) SQL Server 2008
4 350 (15.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 231 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
6 218 (9.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 203 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
8 188 (8.42%) MySQL
9 165 (7.39%) SQL Server 2005
10 144 (6.45%) Relational Database
11 79 (3.54%) NoSQL
12 64 (2.86%) Oracle Database
13 60 (2.69%) Big Data
14 56 (2.51%) Hadoop
14 56 (2.51%) RDBMS
15 45 (2.01%) QlikView
16 42 (1.88%) OLAP
17 41 (1.84%) BusinessObjects
18 38 (1.70%) SSDT
19 34 (1.52%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 336 (15.04%) Visual Studio
2 284 (12.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 83 (3.72%) Git (software)
4 57 (2.55%) Selenium
5 56 (2.51%) Moq
6 53 (2.37%) Octopus Deploy
7 52 (2.33%) Subversion
8 42 (1.88%) NUnit
9 39 (1.75%) Jasmine
10 34 (1.52%) SoapUI
11 26 (1.16%) Jenkins
12 23 (1.03%) JIRA
13 18 (0.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 14 (0.63%) ReSharper
15 13 (0.58%) SpecFlow
15 13 (0.58%) TeamCity
16 12 (0.54%) Eclipse
17 11 (0.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 10 (0.45%) XMLUnit
19 9 (0.40%) WebDriver
General
1 410 (18.35%) Finance
2 65 (2.91%) Marketing
2 65 (2.91%) Retail
3 47 (2.10%) Legal
4 34 (1.52%) Manufacturing
5 23 (1.03%) Telecoms
6 19 (0.85%) Back Office
7 14 (0.63%) Advertising
8 12 (0.54%) Financial Institution
8 12 (0.54%) Law
9 11 (0.49%) Military
10 10 (0.45%) Banking
10 10 (0.45%) Local Government
10 10 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
11 8 (0.36%) Games
12 2 (0.090%) Automotive
12 2 (0.090%) Electronics
13 1 (0.045%) Billing
13 1 (0.045%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1219 (54.57%) Developer
2 626 (28.02%) .NET Developer
3 539 (24.13%) C# Developer
4 400 (17.91%) C# .NET Developer
5 390 (17.46%) SQL Developer
6 275 (12.31%) Analyst
7 205 (9.18%) SQL Server Developer
8 195 (8.73%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 193 (8.64%) DBA
9 193 (8.64%) Senior Developer
10 162 (7.25%) Software Developer
11 143 (6.40%) C# Software Developer
12 135 (6.04%) ASP.NET Developer
12 135 (6.04%) Web Developer
13 134 (6.00%) SQL DBA
14 125 (5.60%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 124 (5.55%) Applications Support
16 123 (5.51%) Administrator
17 122 (5.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 117 (5.24%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1162 (52.01%) .NET
2 653 (29.23%) ASP.NET
3 505 (22.61%) HTML
4 405 (18.13%) CSS
5 327 (14.64%) ASP.NET MVC
6 295 (13.21%) .NET Framework
7 288 (12.89%) jQuery
8 253 (11.32%) XML
9 248 (11.10%) WCF
10 239 (10.70%) Web Services
11 221 (9.89%) ASP.NET Web API
12 206 (9.22%) AngularJS
13 188 (8.42%) HTML5
14 135 (6.04%) Entity Framework
15 125 (5.60%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 118 (5.28%) WinForms
17 114 (5.10%) CSS3
18 87 (3.89%) KnockoutJS
19 82 (3.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 76 (3.40%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 133 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
2 81 (3.63%) Management Information System
3 57 (2.55%) Computer Science
4 40 (1.79%) Replication
5 35 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
6 29 (1.30%) Clustering
7 28 (1.25%) N-Tier
7 28 (1.25%) Visualisation
8 24 (1.07%) Data Integration
9 23 (1.03%) Client/Server
10 22 (0.98%) Data Centre
11 21 (0.94%) Mobile App
12 19 (0.85%) iPad
13 17 (0.76%) Driving Licence
14 15 (0.67%) Data Protection Act
14 15 (0.67%) Mathematics
15 14 (0.63%) Cybercrime
15 14 (0.63%) NHS
15 14 (0.63%) Streaming Music
16 12 (0.54%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 466 (20.86%) Windows
2 225 (10.07%) Windows Server
3 167 (7.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 143 (6.40%) Linux
5 123 (5.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 96 (4.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 79 (3.54%) Unix
8 50 (2.24%) Windows 7
9 38 (1.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 26 (1.16%) Android
11 24 (1.07%) Windows 10
12 21 (0.94%) Windows XP
13 16 (0.72%) Apple iOS
14 11 (0.49%) AIX
14 11 (0.49%) Windows 8
15 10 (0.45%) Solaris
16 7 (0.31%) CentOS
17 5 (0.22%) Debian
17 5 (0.22%) OS/390
17 5 (0.22%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 767 (34.33%) Agile Software Development
2 668 (29.90%) MVC
3 329 (14.73%) Business Intelligence
4 293 (13.12%) Web Development
5 238 (10.65%) Scrum
6 224 (10.03%) TDD
7 216 (9.67%) ETL
8 172 (7.70%) SDLC
9 148 (6.62%) ITIL
10 139 (6.22%) Software Engineering
11 137 (6.13%) OO
12 117 (5.24%) Performance Tuning
13 114 (5.10%) CRM
14 111 (4.97%) Unit Testing
15 101 (4.52%) Mentoring
16 100 (4.48%) BDD
17 90 (4.03%) DevOps
18 85 (3.80%) E-Commerce
19 81 (3.63%) SOA
20 77 (3.45%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1132 (50.67%) SQL
2 1027 (45.97%) C#
3 558 (24.98%) JavaScript
4 478 (21.40%) T-SQL
5 187 (8.37%) VB.NET
6 109 (4.88%) Java
7 102 (4.57%) PowerShell
8 87 (3.89%) VB
9 59 (2.64%) PL/SQL
10 54 (2.42%) PHP
11 53 (2.37%) Python
12 47 (2.10%) Bash Shell
13 39 (1.75%) XPath
14 36 (1.61%) Ruby
14 36 (1.61%) VBA
15 34 (1.52%) Perl
16 29 (1.30%) VB6
17 21 (0.94%) C++
18 11 (0.49%) Uniface
19 10 (0.45%) C
Qualifications
1 159 (7.12%) Degree
2 129 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 68 (3.04%) Security Cleared
4 41 (1.84%) SC Cleared
5 32 (1.43%) MCSE
6 31 (1.39%) ISTQB
7 28 (1.25%) Oracle Certification
8 27 (1.21%) ISEB
8 27 (1.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 27 (1.21%) MCSA
9 26 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
10 24 (1.07%) OCP
11 14 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
11 14 (0.63%) MCP
12 13 (0.58%) CCNA
13 12 (0.54%) MCTS
14 9 (0.40%) Citrix Certification
15 7 (0.31%) MCAD
15 7 (0.31%) MCITP
16 6 (0.27%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (3.04%) QA
2 65 (2.91%) SLA
3 44 (1.97%) Data Quality
4 11 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (0.49%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.27%) COBIT
5 6 (0.27%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.18%) WAI
7 1 (0.045%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 201 (9.00%) Active Directory
2 148 (6.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (2.10%) Hyper-V
4 37 (1.66%) XenApp
5 34 (1.52%) vSphere
6 28 (1.25%) Oracle RAC
7 25 (1.12%) Terminal Services
8 19 (0.85%) XenDesktop
9 12 (0.54%) VMware ESX
10 11 (0.49%) Xen
11 10 (0.45%) KVM
12 8 (0.36%) Terminal Server
13 7 (0.31%) Apache Flume
13 7 (0.31%) HDFS
14 6 (0.27%) Docker
15 5 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
16 3 (0.13%) ISA Server
16 3 (0.13%) Varnish
16 3 (0.13%) XenServer
17 2 (0.090%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 49 (2.19%) Opscode Chef
2 48 (2.15%) SCCM
3 36 (1.61%) SCOM
4 28 (1.25%) Nagios
4 28 (1.25%) Puppet
5 26 (1.16%) Opsview
6 24 (1.07%) Data Guard
6 24 (1.07%) Oracle RMAN
7 22 (0.98%) Salt
8 21 (0.94%) Cacti
8 21 (0.94%) FortiGate
8 21 (0.94%) Grafana
8 21 (0.94%) Graphite
9 15 (0.67%) Backup Exec
10 9 (0.40%) WSUS
11 8 (0.36%) Ansible
11 8 (0.36%) ZABBIX
12 7 (0.31%) Cisco CUCM
12 7 (0.31%) Cobbler
12 7 (0.31%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 870 (38.94%) Microsoft
2 310 (13.88%) Oracle
3 213 (9.53%) VMware
4 94 (4.21%) Citrix
5 83 (3.72%) Cisco
6 39 (1.75%) HP
6 39 (1.75%) Red Hat
6 39 (1.75%) Tableau
7 38 (1.70%) Sitecore
8 35 (1.57%) IBM
9 33 (1.48%) SAP
10 32 (1.43%) NetApp
11 27 (1.21%) F5
12 26 (1.16%) Google
13 25 (1.12%) Apple
14 24 (1.07%) Avaya
15 23 (1.03%) Sage
16 21 (0.94%) Splunk
16 21 (0.94%) Symantec
17 18 (0.81%) Cognos
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Bright IT
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum strong team ethos & city centre
Posted: 6 hours ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + 25 days hols, Pension
Posted: 8 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Bright IT
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Innovative team, city centre
Posted: 6 hours ago
Otley, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonuses
Posted: 22 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Rark Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Strong Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 1 hour ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago