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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 1411 1298 1091
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 20.45% 18.37% 20.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 62.66% 57.56% 61.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1247 1110 911
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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
2252 2255 1770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 32.64% 31.91% 33.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1938 1868 1452
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +2 977 £38,000 +4.10% 119
South Yorkshire 0 190 £35,000 - 35
North Yorkshire -3 188 £40,000 +14.28% 36
East Yorkshire -1 32 £35,000 +16.66% 6
SQL Server
England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1713 (60.04%) .NET
2 1499 (52.54%) SQL
3 1493 (52.33%) C#
4 1168 (40.94%) ASP.NET
5 979 (34.31%) Microsoft
6 974 (34.14%) Agile Software Development
7 931 (32.63%) MVC
8 809 (28.36%) JavaScript
9 709 (24.85%) HTML
10 691 (24.22%) ASP.NET MVC
11 678 (23.76%) T-SQL
12 605 (21.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 600 (21.03%) CSS
14 570 (19.98%) Windows
15 529 (18.54%) MS Excel
16 475 (16.65%) Finance
17 443 (15.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 430 (15.07%) jQuery
19 424 (14.86%) SQL Server 2008
20 414 (14.51%) Visual Studio
21 412 (14.44%) .NET Framework
22 392 (13.74%) WCF
23 385 (13.49%) Business Intelligence
24 376 (13.18%) TDD
25 344 (12.06%) Scrum
26 337 (11.81%) Oracle
27 309 (10.83%) SQL Server 2012
28 307 (10.76%) Data Warehouse
29 305 (10.69%) XML
30 284 (9.95%) SQL Server 2005

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 208 (7.29%) IIS
2 190 (6.66%) SharePoint
3 118 (4.14%) MS Exchange
4 78 (2.73%) CMS
5 73 (2.56%) Node.js
6 52 (1.82%) Apache
7 46 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
8 41 (1.44%) JBoss
9 37 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
10 36 (1.26%) Tomcat
11 35 (1.23%) Lync
12 30 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2013
13 26 (0.91%) WebSphere
14 22 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2007
14 22 (0.77%) SAS
15 20 (0.70%) WebLogic
16 19 (0.67%) Umbraco
17 18 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
18 16 (0.56%) NServiceBus
19 15 (0.53%) nginx
Applications
1 529 (18.54%) MS Excel
2 77 (2.70%) MS Office
3 29 (1.02%) PowerPivot
4 18 (0.63%) Photoshop
5 16 (0.56%) MS Visio
6 13 (0.46%) SPSS
6 13 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
7 7 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (0.21%) MS Project
9 3 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.11%) FastStats
10 2 (0.070%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.035%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 74 (2.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 29 (1.02%) Dynamics NAV
3 28 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
4 22 (0.77%) SAP Business One
5 17 (0.60%) Pegasus Opera
5 17 (0.60%) Sage 200
6 13 (0.46%) Infor CRM
6 13 (0.46%) Tesseract
7 7 (0.25%) Unica
8 4 (0.14%) MFGPRO
9 3 (0.11%) Maximo
9 3 (0.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
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%) Scribe Insight
10 2 (0.070%) Oracle BPM
11 1 (0.035%) Magento
11 1 (0.035%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 109 (3.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 61 (2.14%) Amazon AWS
3 38 (1.33%) Office 365
4 36 (1.26%) SaaS
5 29 (1.02%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.11%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.070%) PaaS
8 1 (0.035%) Heroku
8 1 (0.035%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 105 (3.68%) SAN
2 86 (3.01%) LAN
2 86 (3.01%) WAN
3 71 (2.49%) Firewall
4 60 (2.10%) Internet
5 58 (2.03%) DNS
5 58 (2.03%) TCP/IP
6 49 (1.72%) Intranet
7 46 (1.61%) VPN
8 42 (1.47%) NAS
9 27 (0.95%) VoIP
10 25 (0.88%) Unified Communications
11 23 (0.81%) DHCP
12 22 (0.77%) HTTP
13 16 (0.56%) Fibre Channel
14 14 (0.49%) iSCSI
15 13 (0.46%) FTP
16 12 (0.42%) LDAP
16 12 (0.42%) Cisco ASA
17 9 (0.32%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 605 (21.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 443 (15.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 424 (14.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 309 (10.83%) SQL Server 2012
5 307 (10.76%) Data Warehouse
6 284 (9.95%) SQL Server 2005
7 234 (8.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 176 (6.17%) MySQL
9 171 (5.99%) Relational Database
10 71 (2.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 53 (1.86%) OLAP
12 51 (1.79%) NoSQL
13 46 (1.61%) Oracle Database
13 46 (1.61%) RDBMS
14 38 (1.33%) BusinessObjects
15 35 (1.23%) Data Mining
15 35 (1.23%) QlikView
16 29 (1.02%) MongoDB
17 28 (0.98%) Big Data
17 28 (0.98%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 414 (14.51%) Visual Studio
2 263 (9.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 103 (3.61%) NUnit
4 100 (3.51%) Git (software)
5 96 (3.36%) Moq
6 60 (2.10%) MSTest
7 51 (1.79%) Subversion
8 47 (1.65%) Rhino Mocks
9 30 (1.05%) ReSharper
10 28 (0.98%) JUnit
11 27 (0.95%) TeamCity
11 27 (0.95%) SoapUI
12 26 (0.91%) Selenium
13 24 (0.84%) Jenkins
13 24 (0.84%) Octopus Deploy
14 22 (0.77%) SpecFlow
14 22 (0.77%) Eclipse
15 17 (0.60%) JIRA
16 13 (0.46%) Xcode
17 12 (0.42%) PowerBuilder
General
1 475 (16.65%) Finance
2 160 (5.61%) Retail
3 87 (3.05%) Marketing
4 69 (2.42%) Manufacturing
5 48 (1.68%) Pharmaceutical
6 45 (1.58%) Legal
7 32 (1.12%) Banking
7 32 (1.12%) Telecoms
8 28 (0.98%) Back Office
9 21 (0.74%) Law
10 20 (0.70%) Games
11 17 (0.60%) Financial Institution
12 13 (0.46%) Advertising
13 11 (0.39%) Publishing
14 10 (0.35%) Automotive
14 10 (0.35%) Local Government
15 7 (0.25%) Dutch Language
16 5 (0.18%) Electronics
17 4 (0.14%) Front Office
17 4 (0.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1739 (60.95%) Developer
2 836 (29.30%) .NET Developer
3 323 (11.32%) Senior Developer
4 317 (11.11%) Analyst
5 256 (8.97%) Software Developer
6 247 (8.66%) C# Developer
7 210 (7.36%) DBA
8 202 (7.08%) C# .NET Developer
9 166 (5.82%) SQL DBA
10 154 (5.40%) Web Developer
11 150 (5.26%) SQL Developer
12 126 (4.42%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 111 (3.89%) Senior .NET Developer
14 109 (3.82%) Architect
14 109 (3.82%) Administrator
15 97 (3.40%) Software Engineer
16 94 (3.29%) ASP.NET Developer
17 87 (3.05%) Junior
18 84 (2.94%) SQL Server DBA
19 83 (2.91%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1713 (60.04%) .NET
2 1168 (40.94%) ASP.NET
3 709 (24.85%) HTML
4 691 (24.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 600 (21.03%) CSS
6 430 (15.07%) jQuery
7 412 (14.44%) .NET Framework
8 392 (13.74%) WCF
9 305 (10.69%) XML
10 261 (9.15%) Entity Framework
11 250 (8.76%) Web Services
12 243 (8.52%) WinForms
13 195 (6.83%) AngularJS
14 188 (6.59%) HTML5
15 159 (5.57%) ASP.NET Web API
16 152 (5.33%) Ajax
17 132 (4.63%) KnockoutJS
18 122 (4.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 120 (4.21%) WPF
20 96 (3.36%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 128 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
2 104 (3.65%) Enterprise Software
3 83 (2.91%) Management Information System
4 82 (2.87%) Computer Science
5 66 (2.31%) Replication
6 65 (2.28%) Clustering
7 54 (1.89%) Mobile App
8 53 (1.86%) Visualisation
9 46 (1.61%) Client/Server
10 45 (1.58%) Inversion of Control
11 43 (1.51%) Data Integration
12 41 (1.44%) Data Centre
13 40 (1.40%) NHS
14 34 (1.19%) Tandem
15 33 (1.16%) User Experience
16 32 (1.12%) N-Tier
17 24 (0.84%) Private Cloud
18 21 (0.74%) Animation
19 20 (0.70%) Mathematics
20 19 (0.67%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 570 (19.98%) Windows
2 174 (6.10%) Linux
3 105 (3.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 98 (3.43%) Android
5 95 (3.33%) UNIX
6 87 (3.05%) Apple iOS
7 85 (2.98%) Windows Server 2012
8 62 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
9 52 (1.82%) Windows 7
10 31 (1.09%) Windows 8
11 24 (0.84%) Solaris
12 23 (0.81%) Debian
13 22 (0.77%) Windows XP
14 17 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 16 (0.56%) Ubuntu
15 16 (0.56%) Windows Mobile
16 13 (0.46%) SUSE
17 12 (0.42%) AIX
18 10 (0.35%) HPUX
19 6 (0.21%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 974 (34.14%) Agile Software Development
2 931 (32.63%) MVC
3 385 (13.49%) Business Intelligence
4 376 (13.18%) TDD
5 344 (12.06%) Scrum
6 239 (8.38%) OO
7 195 (6.83%) Software Engineering
8 187 (6.55%) Mentoring
8 187 (6.55%) SDLC
9 182 (6.38%) ITIL
9 182 (6.38%) Web Development
10 178 (6.24%) ETL
11 170 (5.96%) Continuous Integration
12 166 (5.82%) Unit Testing
13 149 (5.22%) Migration
14 136 (4.77%) CRM
15 135 (4.73%) Performance Tuning
16 125 (4.38%) Web Application Development
16 125 (4.38%) SOA
17 113 (3.96%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1499 (52.54%) SQL
2 1493 (52.33%) C#
3 809 (28.36%) JavaScript
4 678 (23.76%) T-SQL
5 251 (8.80%) VB.NET
6 212 (7.43%) Java
7 141 (4.94%) VB
8 79 (2.77%) C++
9 76 (2.66%) PHP
10 75 (2.63%) PowerShell
11 54 (1.89%) VB6
12 49 (1.72%) Python
13 36 (1.26%) PL/SQL
14 33 (1.16%) Ruby
15 32 (1.12%) VBScript
15 32 (1.12%) VBA
16 27 (0.95%) XPath
17 24 (0.84%) Uniface
18 20 (0.70%) C
19 19 (0.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 276 (9.67%) Degree
2 122 (4.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 40 (1.40%) Security Cleared
4 35 (1.23%) ISEB
5 27 (0.95%) ISTQB
6 25 (0.88%) MCSD
7 24 (0.84%) MCP
8 22 (0.77%) MCSE
9 20 (0.70%) SC Cleared
10 14 (0.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 14 (0.49%) MCSA
11 13 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
11 13 (0.46%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 12 (0.42%) MCTS
12 12 (0.42%) MCITP
13 10 (0.35%) PMI Certification
13 10 (0.35%) HND
13 10 (0.35%) MCDBA
13 10 (0.35%) CCNA
14 9 (0.32%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (2.24%) QA
2 60 (2.10%) SLA
3 42 (1.47%) Data Quality
4 15 (0.53%) SNOMED CT
5 10 (0.35%) HL7
6 9 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.14%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.035%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 189 (6.62%) Active Directory
2 119 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 70 (2.45%) Hyper-V
4 47 (1.65%) vSphere
5 43 (1.51%) XenApp
6 26 (0.91%) XenServer
7 21 (0.74%) VMware ESX
8 17 (0.60%) Terminal Services
9 10 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
9 10 (0.35%) XenDesktop
10 9 (0.32%) Xen
10 9 (0.32%) Oracle RAC
10 9 (0.32%) KVM
11 8 (0.28%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 7 (0.25%) NFS
12 7 (0.25%) ISA Server
12 7 (0.25%) UAG
12 7 (0.25%) Varnish
13 6 (0.21%) qmail
14 5 (0.18%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 38 (1.33%) SCCM
2 27 (0.95%) SCOM
3 21 (0.74%) Puppet
4 20 (0.70%) Backup Exec
5 13 (0.46%) Norton AntiVirus
6 10 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (0.25%) Nagios
8 6 (0.21%) Pingdom
9 5 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
9 5 (0.18%) Opsview
9 5 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 5 (0.18%) Oracle RMAN
9 5 (0.18%) Data Guard
10 4 (0.14%) WSUS
11 3 (0.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 2 (0.070%) Control-M
12 2 (0.070%) NetBackup
12 2 (0.070%) SolarWinds Orion
13 1 (0.035%) logstash
13 1 (0.035%) vMotion
Vendors
1 979 (34.31%) Microsoft
2 337 (11.81%) Oracle
3 176 (6.17%) VMware
4 94 (3.29%) Cisco
5 71 (2.49%) Citrix
6 63 (2.21%) Apple
7 59 (2.07%) SAP
8 51 (1.79%) Google
9 50 (1.75%) IBM
9 50 (1.75%) NetApp
10 49 (1.72%) Xamarin
11 42 (1.47%) Sage
12 38 (1.33%) Tableau
13 36 (1.26%) HP
13 36 (1.26%) Sitecore
14 31 (1.09%) Red Hat
15 28 (0.98%) CheckPoint
16 24 (0.84%) Facebook
17 17 (0.60%) Dell Compellent
17 17 (0.60%) Pegasus
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Blue Chip Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 (dependent on experiance)
Posted: Yesterday
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Selby, North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Attractive Salary plus Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + pensions, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £330 - £380 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Flexitime, 25 days
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday