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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 7 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 1458 1329 1232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 21.43% 18.55% 22.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 64.80% 58.16% 65.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1301 1158 1015
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
2250 2285 1883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 33.07% 31.89% 34.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1954 1904 1536
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 £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +2 969 £38,000 +1.33% 143
North Yorkshire -1 240 £40,000 +14.28% 35
South Yorkshire 0 184 £35,000 - 28
East Yorkshire -1 41 £32,500 +8.33% 7
SQL Server
England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 1728 (60.63%) .NET
2 1540 (54.04%) SQL
3 1513 (53.09%) C#
4 1201 (42.14%) ASP.NET
5 1020 (35.79%) Microsoft
6 965 (33.86%) Agile Software Development
7 960 (33.68%) MVC
8 811 (28.46%) JavaScript
9 705 (24.74%) HTML
10 704 (24.70%) ASP.NET MVC
11 685 (24.04%) T-SQL
12 607 (21.30%) CSS
13 587 (20.60%) Windows
14 576 (20.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 540 (18.95%) MS Excel
16 480 (16.84%) Finance
17 456 (16.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 451 (15.82%) jQuery
19 448 (15.72%) SQL Server 2008
20 439 (15.40%) .NET Framework
21 394 (13.82%) Visual Studio
22 390 (13.68%) WCF
23 385 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
24 381 (13.37%) TDD
25 331 (11.61%) Scrum
26 321 (11.26%) Oracle
27 311 (10.91%) SQL Server 2005
28 310 (10.88%) XML
29 301 (10.56%) SQL Server 2012
30 293 (10.28%) Data Warehouse

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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
1 204 (7.16%) SharePoint
2 186 (6.53%) IIS
3 137 (4.81%) MS Exchange
4 66 (2.32%) Node.js
5 65 (2.28%) CMS
6 55 (1.93%) BizTalk Server
7 47 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2010
8 41 (1.44%) Apache
9 39 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
10 38 (1.33%) Lync
11 33 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2007
12 28 (0.98%) SAS
13 23 (0.81%) JBoss
14 20 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2003
15 19 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
16 16 (0.56%) Tomcat
16 16 (0.56%) NServiceBus
17 15 (0.53%) Drupal
17 15 (0.53%) Umbraco
18 13 (0.46%) WebSphere
Applications
1 540 (18.95%) MS Excel
2 80 (2.81%) MS Office
3 26 (0.91%) PowerPivot
4 23 (0.81%) Photoshop
5 16 (0.56%) MS Visio
5 16 (0.56%) SPSS
6 14 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
7 11 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (0.21%) MS Project
9 5 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (0.11%) FastStats
11 2 (0.070%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.035%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 71 (2.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 33 (1.16%) Dynamics NAV
3 26 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
4 25 (0.88%) SAP Business One
5 21 (0.74%) Pegasus Opera
5 21 (0.74%) Sage 200
6 11 (0.39%) Tesseract
6 11 (0.39%) Infor CRM
7 7 (0.25%) Unica
8 4 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 4 (0.14%) MFGPRO
9 3 (0.11%) Maximo
9 3 (0.11%) CODA-Financials
10 2 (0.070%) Oracle EBS
10 2 (0.070%) Oracle Applications
10 2 (0.070%) Line 500
10 2 (0.070%) Adobe Campaign
10 2 (0.070%) Oracle BPM
11 1 (0.035%) Scribe Insight
11 1 (0.035%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 106 (3.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 55 (1.93%) Amazon AWS
3 38 (1.33%) Office 365
4 34 (1.19%) SaaS
5 29 (1.02%) Google Analytics
6 6 (0.21%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.070%) PaaS
8 1 (0.035%) Heroku
8 1 (0.035%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 130 (4.56%) SAN
2 84 (2.95%) WAN
2 84 (2.95%) LAN
3 72 (2.53%) Firewall
4 65 (2.28%) Internet
4 65 (2.28%) DNS
5 54 (1.89%) Intranet
6 51 (1.79%) TCP/IP
7 48 (1.68%) VPN
8 47 (1.65%) NAS
9 33 (1.16%) VoIP
10 25 (0.88%) Unified Communications
11 23 (0.81%) DHCP
12 20 (0.70%) FTP
13 18 (0.63%) Fibre Channel
13 18 (0.63%) Cisco ASA
14 16 (0.56%) iSCSI
15 14 (0.49%) Wireless
16 12 (0.42%) HTTP
17 9 (0.32%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 576 (20.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 456 (16.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 448 (15.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 311 (10.91%) SQL Server 2005
5 301 (10.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 293 (10.28%) Data Warehouse
7 234 (8.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 165 (5.79%) MySQL
9 149 (5.23%) Relational Database
10 65 (2.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 52 (1.82%) OLAP
12 51 (1.79%) Oracle Database
13 41 (1.44%) NoSQL
14 40 (1.40%) QlikView
15 39 (1.37%) Big Data
16 31 (1.09%) Data Mining
17 30 (1.05%) RDBMS
17 30 (1.05%) Crystal Reports
18 25 (0.88%) MongoDB
19 23 (0.81%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 394 (13.82%) Visual Studio
2 253 (8.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 109 (3.82%) NUnit
4 98 (3.44%) Moq
5 81 (2.84%) Git (software)
6 57 (2.00%) MSTest
7 48 (1.68%) Rhino Mocks
8 45 (1.58%) Subversion
9 41 (1.44%) ReSharper
10 33 (1.16%) SoapUI
11 32 (1.12%) Eclipse
12 29 (1.02%) Selenium
13 25 (0.88%) JUnit
13 25 (0.88%) SpecFlow
14 20 (0.70%) Xcode
15 16 (0.56%) JIRA
16 14 (0.49%) TeamCity
17 12 (0.42%) Maven
18 11 (0.39%) Oracle APEX
18 11 (0.39%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 480 (16.84%) Finance
2 170 (5.96%) Retail
3 75 (2.63%) Marketing
4 67 (2.35%) Manufacturing
5 50 (1.75%) Legal
6 43 (1.51%) Pharmaceutical
7 28 (0.98%) Banking
8 27 (0.95%) Telecoms
9 25 (0.88%) Back Office
10 19 (0.67%) Games
11 18 (0.63%) Publishing
12 17 (0.60%) Advertising
13 15 (0.53%) Financial Institution
14 11 (0.39%) Law
15 10 (0.35%) Automotive
16 6 (0.21%) Local Government
17 5 (0.18%) Electronics
18 4 (0.14%) Front Office
18 4 (0.14%) Retail Banking
19 2 (0.070%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1743 (61.16%) Developer
2 838 (29.40%) .NET Developer
3 326 (11.44%) Senior Developer
4 308 (10.81%) Analyst
5 275 (9.65%) Software Developer
6 267 (9.37%) C# Developer
7 223 (7.82%) C# .NET Developer
8 217 (7.61%) DBA
9 177 (6.21%) SQL DBA
10 151 (5.30%) SQL Developer
11 149 (5.23%) Web Developer
12 116 (4.07%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 111 (3.89%) Senior .NET Developer
14 99 (3.47%) Architect
15 98 (3.44%) ASP.NET Developer
16 95 (3.33%) Administrator
17 94 (3.30%) SQL Server DBA
18 83 (2.91%) Software Engineer
19 82 (2.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
20 80 (2.81%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1728 (60.63%) .NET
2 1201 (42.14%) ASP.NET
3 705 (24.74%) HTML
4 704 (24.70%) ASP.NET MVC
5 607 (21.30%) CSS
6 451 (15.82%) jQuery
7 439 (15.40%) .NET Framework
8 390 (13.68%) WCF
9 310 (10.88%) XML
10 269 (9.44%) Entity Framework
11 251 (8.81%) Web Services
12 250 (8.77%) WinForms
13 191 (6.70%) HTML5
14 183 (6.42%) AngularJS
15 170 (5.96%) Ajax
16 151 (5.30%) ASP.NET Web API
17 140 (4.91%) WPF
18 132 (4.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 121 (4.25%) KnockoutJS
20 92 (3.23%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 122 (4.28%) Analytical Skills
2 105 (3.68%) Enterprise Software
3 76 (2.67%) Computer Science
4 72 (2.53%) Management Information System
5 71 (2.49%) Replication
6 66 (2.32%) Clustering
7 64 (2.25%) Mobile App
8 52 (1.82%) Data Centre
9 47 (1.65%) Visualisation
10 45 (1.58%) Inversion of Control
11 44 (1.54%) NHS
12 40 (1.40%) Client/Server
13 35 (1.23%) Data Integration
14 33 (1.16%) Private Cloud
14 33 (1.16%) Tandem
15 28 (0.98%) User Experience
16 25 (0.88%) Mathematics
16 25 (0.88%) N-Tier
17 21 (0.74%) Animation
17 21 (0.74%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 587 (20.60%) Windows
2 172 (6.04%) Linux
3 124 (4.35%) Android
4 110 (3.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 107 (3.75%) UNIX
6 93 (3.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 91 (3.19%) Apple iOS
8 72 (2.53%) Windows Server 2003
9 45 (1.58%) Windows 7
10 25 (0.88%) Windows 8
11 23 (0.81%) Windows XP
12 21 (0.74%) Windows Mobile
13 16 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 15 (0.53%) Solaris
15 14 (0.49%) Debian
16 13 (0.46%) Ubuntu
17 10 (0.35%) AIX
17 10 (0.35%) SUSE
18 9 (0.32%) Mac OS
19 5 (0.18%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 965 (33.86%) Agile Software Development
2 960 (33.68%) MVC
3 385 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
4 381 (13.37%) TDD
5 331 (11.61%) Scrum
6 253 (8.88%) OO
7 185 (6.49%) Software Engineering
8 183 (6.42%) ITIL
8 183 (6.42%) SDLC
9 171 (6.00%) ETL
10 169 (5.93%) Web Development
11 162 (5.68%) Mentoring
12 160 (5.61%) Unit Testing
13 156 (5.47%) Continuous Integration
14 139 (4.88%) Performance Tuning
15 137 (4.81%) Migration
16 128 (4.49%) CRM
17 120 (4.21%) Web Application Development
18 116 (4.07%) Analytics
19 114 (4.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1540 (54.04%) SQL
2 1513 (53.09%) C#
3 811 (28.46%) JavaScript
4 685 (24.04%) T-SQL
5 274 (9.61%) VB.NET
6 179 (6.28%) Java
7 140 (4.91%) VB
8 73 (2.56%) PHP
9 67 (2.35%) C++
10 53 (1.86%) PowerShell
11 47 (1.65%) VB6
12 38 (1.33%) Python
13 36 (1.26%) VBA
14 32 (1.12%) Ruby
15 30 (1.05%) PL/SQL
16 26 (0.91%) VBScript
17 25 (0.88%) Objective-C
18 23 (0.81%) C
19 18 (0.63%) Uniface
19 18 (0.63%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 278 (9.75%) Degree
2 159 (5.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 44 (1.54%) MCSE
4 40 (1.40%) MCP
5 39 (1.37%) ISEB
6 35 (1.23%) Security Cleared
7 29 (1.02%) MCSD
7 29 (1.02%) MCSA
8 27 (0.95%) MCITP
8 27 (0.95%) ISTQB
9 21 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 21 (0.74%) CCA
9 21 (0.74%) Citrix Certification
10 19 (0.67%) MCTS
11 18 (0.63%) SC Cleared
12 15 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
13 13 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
14 12 (0.42%) CCNA
14 12 (0.42%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 11 (0.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (2.46%) QA
2 67 (2.35%) SLA
3 33 (1.16%) Data Quality
4 14 (0.49%) SNOMED CT
5 9 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.25%) HL7
7 6 (0.21%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.070%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.035%) WAI
System Software
1 209 (7.33%) Active Directory
2 132 (4.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 82 (2.88%) Hyper-V
4 60 (2.11%) XenApp
5 53 (1.86%) vSphere
6 30 (1.05%) XenServer
7 26 (0.91%) VMware ESX
8 22 (0.77%) Terminal Services
9 15 (0.53%) XenDesktop
10 9 (0.32%) Oracle RAC
10 9 (0.32%) NFS
11 7 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
11 7 (0.25%) VMware Server
11 7 (0.25%) Varnish
12 5 (0.18%) UAG
12 5 (0.18%) ISA Server
13 4 (0.14%) Xen
13 4 (0.14%) SRDF
13 4 (0.14%) KVM
14 1 (0.035%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 29 (1.02%) SCCM
2 22 (0.77%) SCOM
2 22 (0.77%) Backup Exec
3 19 (0.67%) Norton AntiVirus
4 12 (0.42%) Puppet
5 10 (0.35%) Opsview
6 5 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (0.18%) Oracle RMAN
6 5 (0.18%) Data Guard
7 4 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 4 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.11%) NetBackup
8 3 (0.11%) WSUS
8 3 (0.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (0.070%) SolarWinds Orion
9 2 (0.070%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 2 (0.070%) Control-M
9 2 (0.070%) Nagios
10 1 (0.035%) CA Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.035%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 1020 (35.79%) Microsoft
2 321 (11.26%) Oracle
3 191 (6.70%) VMware
4 97 (3.40%) Cisco
5 91 (3.19%) Citrix
6 73 (2.56%) Apple
7 58 (2.04%) NetApp
7 58 (2.04%) SAP
8 50 (1.75%) Google
9 45 (1.58%) Xamarin
10 43 (1.51%) Sage
11 42 (1.47%) IBM
11 42 (1.47%) HP
12 41 (1.44%) Business Objects
13 40 (1.40%) CheckPoint
14 34 (1.19%) Tableau
15 29 (1.02%) Dell Compellent
16 27 (0.95%) Red Hat
17 26 (0.91%) Facebook
18 25 (0.88%) Sitecore
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: + benefits
Posted: 58 minutes ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
Experian
Salary: Pension, bonus scheme
Posted: 2 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to circa £45,000 + 10% bonus + good benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £1000000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Robert Half
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Networking People
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits & annual bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Staffline Express / Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Express / Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Cordant Group PLC
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Cordant Group PLC
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £44,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + DOE
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday