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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 1337 1354 1284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 18.28% 19.66% 22.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 60.01% 58.44% 64.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1197 1155 1141
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,150 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,607 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
2228 2317 1990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 30.45% 33.65% 34.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1920 1908 1705
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 £27,939 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -2 943 £38,000 +8.57% 148
South Yorkshire -1 183 £37,500 +7.14% 39
North Yorkshire -6 175 £40,000 +6.66% 47
East Yorkshire -3 22 £35,000 +40.00% 8
SQL Server
England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 1628 (60.23%) .NET
2 1484 (54.90%) SQL
3 1439 (53.24%) C#
4 1138 (42.10%) ASP.NET
5 1043 (38.59%) Microsoft
6 890 (32.93%) MVC
7 869 (32.15%) Agile Software Development
8 747 (27.64%) JavaScript
9 722 (26.71%) HTML
10 659 (24.38%) T-SQL
11 598 (22.12%) CSS
12 594 (21.98%) ASP.NET MVC
13 581 (21.49%) MS Excel
14 535 (19.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 532 (19.68%) Windows
16 521 (19.27%) SQL Server 2008
17 492 (18.20%) .NET Framework
18 470 (17.39%) Finance
19 444 (16.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 417 (15.43%) jQuery
21 392 (14.50%) Business Intelligence
22 390 (14.43%) WCF
23 375 (13.87%) XML
24 337 (12.47%) VB.NET
25 329 (12.17%) OO
26 323 (11.95%) Oracle
27 317 (11.73%) SQL Server 2012
28 312 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
29 307 (11.36%) Scrum
29 307 (11.36%) Visual Studio

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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
1 215 (7.95%) SharePoint
2 177 (6.55%) IIS
3 136 (5.03%) MS Exchange
4 91 (3.37%) BizTalk Server
5 62 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2010
6 60 (2.22%) Apache
7 57 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2007
8 50 (1.85%) Node.js
9 47 (1.74%) SharePoint 2010
9 47 (1.74%) CMS
10 45 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2013
11 37 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2003
12 35 (1.29%) SharePoint 2013
13 20 (0.74%) SAS
14 16 (0.59%) nginx
15 15 (0.55%) WordPress
15 15 (0.55%) Umbraco
16 14 (0.52%) Office Communications Server
16 14 (0.52%) Tomcat
17 12 (0.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 581 (21.49%) MS Excel
2 75 (2.77%) MS Office
3 37 (1.37%) Photoshop
4 26 (0.96%) PowerPivot
5 15 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
5 15 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
6 11 (0.41%) MS Visio
7 9 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
8 7 (0.26%) SPSS
9 5 (0.18%) MS Project
10 3 (0.11%) FastStats
11 1 (0.037%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.037%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.037%) Stata
Business Applications
1 62 (2.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 43 (1.59%) Dynamics NAV
3 26 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
4 12 (0.44%) SAP Business One
4 12 (0.44%) Sage 200
5 11 (0.41%) Pegasus Opera
6 9 (0.33%) Google Analytics
7 6 (0.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 6 (0.22%) PeopleSoft HRMS
7 6 (0.22%) BASE24
8 4 (0.15%) MFGPRO
9 3 (0.11%) CODA-Financials
10 2 (0.074%) Cognos TM1
11 1 (0.037%) Dynamics GP
11 1 (0.037%) Magento
11 1 (0.037%) Oracle BPM
11 1 (0.037%) Oracle EBS
11 1 (0.037%) SAP R/3
11 1 (0.037%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 64 (2.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (1.26%) Office 365
3 23 (0.85%) SaaS
4 14 (0.52%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.074%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.074%) IaaS
6 1 (0.037%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.037%) PaaS
6 1 (0.037%) Heroku
6 1 (0.037%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 150 (5.55%) SAN
2 75 (2.77%) Firewall
3 58 (2.15%) DNS
4 56 (2.07%) VPN
5 53 (1.96%) TCP/IP
6 51 (1.89%) NAS
7 47 (1.74%) Internet
8 33 (1.22%) Intranet
9 30 (1.11%) Wireless
9 30 (1.11%) VoIP
10 28 (1.04%) WAN
10 28 (1.04%) LAN
11 25 (0.92%) DHCP
12 20 (0.74%) Cisco ASA
13 17 (0.63%) FTP
14 15 (0.55%) Cisco Nexus
15 13 (0.48%) MPLS
16 12 (0.44%) BGP
16 12 (0.44%) EIGRP
17 11 (0.41%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 535 (19.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 521 (19.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 444 (16.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 317 (11.73%) SQL Server 2012
5 312 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
6 260 (9.62%) Data Warehouse
7 247 (9.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 209 (7.73%) MySQL
9 137 (5.07%) Relational Database
10 85 (3.14%) Oracle Database
11 72 (2.66%) Big Data
12 47 (1.74%) Oracle Database 11g
13 38 (1.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 37 (1.37%) RDBMS
14 37 (1.37%) NoSQL
15 34 (1.26%) OLAP
15 34 (1.26%) Oracle Database 10g
16 31 (1.15%) Data Mining
17 30 (1.11%) MS Access
18 29 (1.07%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 307 (11.36%) Visual Studio
2 249 (9.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 100 (3.70%) Moq
4 89 (3.29%) ReSharper
5 88 (3.26%) NUnit
6 80 (2.96%) Git (software)
7 66 (2.44%) SoapUI
8 63 (2.33%) Subversion
9 44 (1.63%) MSTest
10 41 (1.52%) Selenium
11 40 (1.48%) Eclipse
12 38 (1.41%) Xcode
12 38 (1.41%) Rhino Mocks
13 37 (1.37%) SpecFlow
14 19 (0.70%) Jasmine
14 19 (0.70%) Jenkins
15 18 (0.67%) FitNesse
15 18 (0.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 16 (0.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 15 (0.55%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 470 (17.39%) Finance
2 215 (7.95%) Retail
3 62 (2.29%) Legal
4 61 (2.26%) Banking
5 60 (2.22%) Manufacturing
6 55 (2.03%) Pharmaceutical
7 50 (1.85%) Marketing
8 40 (1.48%) Telecoms
9 30 (1.11%) Advertising
10 21 (0.78%) Publishing
11 18 (0.67%) Back Office
12 11 (0.41%) Electronics
13 8 (0.30%) Military
13 8 (0.30%) French Language
14 7 (0.26%) Automotive
15 5 (0.18%) Games
16 4 (0.15%) Corporate Banking
17 3 (0.11%) Law
18 2 (0.074%) Front Office
18 2 (0.074%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1599 (59.16%) Developer
2 677 (25.05%) .NET Developer
3 343 (12.69%) Senior Developer
4 321 (11.88%) Software Developer
5 285 (10.54%) Analyst
6 272 (10.06%) C# Developer
7 231 (8.55%) C# .NET Developer
8 227 (8.40%) DBA
9 158 (5.85%) SQL DBA
10 151 (5.59%) SQL Developer
11 126 (4.66%) Web Developer
12 119 (4.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 115 (4.25%) ASP.NET Developer
14 102 (3.77%) Senior .NET Developer
15 101 (3.74%) Software Engineer
16 97 (3.59%) Administrator
17 96 (3.55%) Applications Support
18 94 (3.48%) Junior
18 94 (3.48%) Business Intelligence Developer
19 93 (3.44%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1628 (60.23%) .NET
2 1138 (42.10%) ASP.NET
3 722 (26.71%) HTML
4 598 (22.12%) CSS
5 594 (21.98%) ASP.NET MVC
6 492 (18.20%) .NET Framework
7 417 (15.43%) jQuery
8 390 (14.43%) WCF
9 375 (13.87%) XML
10 257 (9.51%) WPF
11 229 (8.47%) WinForms
12 224 (8.29%) Web Services
13 221 (8.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 182 (6.73%) Ajax
15 161 (5.96%) HTML5
16 144 (5.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 132 (4.88%) ASP.NET Web API
18 102 (3.77%) Silverlight
19 90 (3.33%) AngularJS
20 79 (2.92%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 125 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
2 120 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
3 109 (4.03%) Replication
4 81 (3.00%) Management Information System
4 81 (3.00%) Clustering
5 72 (2.66%) NHS
6 65 (2.40%) Mobile App
7 44 (1.63%) Statistics
8 41 (1.52%) Client/Server
9 33 (1.22%) iPad
10 32 (1.18%) Inversion of Control
10 32 (1.18%) N-Tier
11 31 (1.15%) Data Integration
12 25 (0.92%) Computer Science
13 22 (0.81%) User Experience
14 21 (0.78%) Open Source
14 21 (0.78%) Tandem
15 20 (0.74%) Visualisation
16 19 (0.70%) Social Network
16 19 (0.70%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 532 (19.68%) Windows
2 142 (5.25%) Linux
2 142 (5.25%) Android
3 134 (4.96%) UNIX
4 118 (4.37%) Apple iOS
5 92 (3.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 74 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
7 55 (2.03%) Windows Server 2012
8 33 (1.22%) Windows 7
9 24 (0.89%) Windows Mobile
10 21 (0.78%) Windows XP
11 19 (0.70%) AIX
12 13 (0.48%) Windows 8
13 11 (0.41%) Mac OS
14 9 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 3 (0.11%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.074%) Debian
16 2 (0.074%) CentOS
17 1 (0.037%) Embedded Linux
17 1 (0.037%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 890 (32.93%) MVC
2 869 (32.15%) Agile Software Development
3 392 (14.50%) Business Intelligence
4 329 (12.17%) OO
5 307 (11.36%) Scrum
6 271 (10.03%) TDD
7 214 (7.92%) Software Engineering
8 211 (7.81%) ITIL
9 194 (7.18%) ETL
10 173 (6.40%) Unit Testing
11 166 (6.14%) Continuous Integration
12 165 (6.10%) Performance Tuning
13 161 (5.96%) E-Commerce
14 145 (5.36%) OOP
15 144 (5.33%) Web Development
16 122 (4.51%) Analytics
17 117 (4.33%) Mentoring
18 94 (3.48%) CRM
19 90 (3.33%) Migration
20 89 (3.29%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 1484 (54.90%) SQL
2 1439 (53.24%) C#
3 747 (27.64%) JavaScript
4 659 (24.38%) T-SQL
5 337 (12.47%) VB.NET
6 180 (6.66%) VB
7 157 (5.81%) Java
8 95 (3.51%) VBA
9 79 (2.92%) PHP
10 46 (1.70%) VB6
11 41 (1.52%) PowerShell
12 40 (1.48%) Objective-C
13 35 (1.29%) C++
14 32 (1.18%) Ruby
15 28 (1.04%) C
16 25 (0.92%) PL/SQL
16 25 (0.92%) Shell Script
17 23 (0.85%) Perl
18 21 (0.78%) VBScript
19 17 (0.63%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 228 (8.44%) Degree
2 192 (7.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 80 (2.96%) MCSE
4 74 (2.74%) MCP
5 68 (2.52%) VCP4
6 65 (2.40%) MCITP
7 55 (2.03%) MCSA
8 50 (1.85%) MCTS
9 48 (1.78%) CCA
9 48 (1.78%) Citrix Certification
10 44 (1.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 39 (1.44%) ISEB
12 27 (1.00%) MCAD
12 27 (1.00%) MCSD
13 23 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
14 20 (0.74%) Security Cleared
15 18 (0.67%) ISTQB
16 17 (0.63%) CCNA
17 16 (0.59%) CCNP
18 15 (0.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (3.37%) SLA
2 86 (3.18%) QA
3 13 (0.48%) Data Quality
4 10 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.26%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.22%) ISO 8583
7 3 (0.11%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.074%) WAI
9 1 (0.037%) HL7
9 1 (0.037%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 200 (7.40%) Active Directory
2 151 (5.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 141 (5.22%) Hyper-V
4 82 (3.03%) XenApp
5 54 (2.00%) vSphere
6 41 (1.52%) XenServer
7 35 (1.29%) XenDesktop
8 26 (0.96%) VMware ESX
9 18 (0.67%) Terminal Services
10 15 (0.55%) Varnish
11 10 (0.37%) vCloud
12 7 (0.26%) Samba
13 6 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
13 6 (0.22%) Terminal Server
13 6 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
14 5 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
14 5 (0.18%) VMware Server
15 4 (0.15%) Oracle RMAN
16 3 (0.11%) NFS
17 2 (0.074%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 25 (0.92%) Norton AntiVirus
2 24 (0.89%) Backup Exec
3 18 (0.67%) SCCM
4 15 (0.55%) Opsview
5 12 (0.44%) SCOM
6 10 (0.37%) NetBackup
7 9 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
8 8 (0.30%) SCDPM
9 7 (0.26%) Puppet
9 7 (0.26%) ARCserve
10 5 (0.18%) WSUS
10 5 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
11 4 (0.15%) Data Guard
12 3 (0.11%) Tivoli
13 2 (0.074%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 2 (0.074%) OpenView
13 2 (0.074%) MAILsweeper
14 1 (0.037%) WMI
14 1 (0.037%) SolarWinds Orion
14 1 (0.037%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 1043 (38.59%) Microsoft
2 323 (11.95%) Oracle
3 202 (7.47%) VMware
4 130 (4.81%) Citrix
5 89 (3.29%) Apple
6 81 (3.00%) Cisco
7 66 (2.44%) NetApp
8 57 (2.11%) HP
9 55 (2.03%) SAP
10 51 (1.89%) Business Objects
11 46 (1.70%) CheckPoint
12 39 (1.44%) IBM
13 37 (1.37%) Symantec
14 32 (1.18%) Veeam
15 31 (1.15%) Dell
16 29 (1.07%) CommVault
17 25 (0.92%) Twitter
18 24 (0.89%) Google
19 23 (0.85%) EMC
19 23 (0.85%) Cognos
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + pension, holidays, benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + 17% Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Yorkshire
Inter-vention UK Ltd
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Training
Posted: Yesterday
Sowerby Bridge, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sowerby Bridge, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Spencer Knight Recruitment
Salary: From £26,000 to £33,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday