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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 1416 1508 1315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 19.42% 19.88% 22.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 60.85% 61.68% 67.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1248 1331 1121
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +8.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £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
2327 2445 1954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 31.91% 32.23% 33.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1982 2032 1606
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,350 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -1 939 £37,500 - 137
North Yorkshire -2 232 £40,000 +6.66% 49
South Yorkshire -1 189 £36,000 +2.85% 26
East Yorkshire 0 34 £32,000 +11.30% 11
SQL Server
England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1571 (59.64%) .NET
2 1478 (56.11%) SQL
3 1392 (52.85%) C#
4 1130 (42.90%) ASP.NET
5 979 (37.17%) Microsoft
6 904 (34.32%) Agile Software Development
7 885 (33.60%) MVC
8 718 (27.26%) JavaScript
9 666 (25.28%) HTML
10 646 (24.53%) T-SQL
11 644 (24.45%) ASP.NET MVC
12 557 (21.15%) CSS
13 529 (20.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 524 (19.89%) MS Excel
15 519 (19.70%) Windows
16 481 (18.26%) Finance
17 471 (17.88%) SQL Server 2008
18 435 (16.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 429 (16.29%) .NET Framework
20 407 (15.45%) jQuery
21 383 (14.54%) Business Intelligence
22 362 (13.74%) WCF
23 332 (12.60%) TDD
24 325 (12.34%) XML
25 316 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
26 313 (11.88%) OO
27 311 (11.81%) Scrum
28 308 (11.69%) VB.NET
29 306 (11.62%) Visual Studio
30 302 (11.47%) Oracle

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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
1 200 (7.59%) SharePoint
2 172 (6.53%) IIS
3 121 (4.59%) MS Exchange
4 87 (3.30%) BizTalk Server
5 62 (2.35%) Node.js
6 52 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2010
7 51 (1.94%) Apache
8 48 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
9 42 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
10 36 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
11 35 (1.33%) CMS
12 29 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2003
13 28 (1.06%) SAS
14 24 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
15 15 (0.57%) Lync
16 13 (0.49%) nginx
17 12 (0.46%) Umbraco
17 12 (0.46%) NServiceBus
18 10 (0.38%) OpenEdge
19 8 (0.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 524 (19.89%) MS Excel
2 74 (2.81%) MS Office
3 36 (1.37%) Photoshop
4 22 (0.84%) PowerPivot
5 14 (0.53%) MS Visio
6 12 (0.46%) SPSS
7 11 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
8 10 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
8 10 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (0.11%) FastStats
9 3 (0.11%) MS Project
10 1 (0.038%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.038%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.038%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.038%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 63 (2.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 35 (1.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 24 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
4 15 (0.57%) SAP Business One
4 15 (0.57%) Pegasus Opera
4 15 (0.57%) Google Analytics
4 15 (0.57%) Sage 200
5 7 (0.27%) Unica
6 5 (0.19%) PeopleSoft HRMS
6 5 (0.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 4 (0.15%) SalesLogix
7 4 (0.15%) Tesseract
7 4 (0.15%) MFGPRO
8 3 (0.11%) CODA-Financials
9 2 (0.076%) BASE24
9 2 (0.076%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.076%) Cognos TM1
9 2 (0.076%) Adobe Campaign
9 2 (0.076%) Oracle BPM
10 1 (0.038%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 70 (2.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (1.18%) Office 365
3 26 (0.99%) SaaS
4 25 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (0.42%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.076%) PaaS
7 1 (0.038%) Heroku
7 1 (0.038%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 140 (5.32%) SAN
2 74 (2.81%) Firewall
3 57 (2.16%) VPN
4 54 (2.05%) DNS
5 48 (1.82%) Internet
5 48 (1.82%) NAS
6 46 (1.75%) TCP/IP
7 37 (1.40%) Intranet
8 36 (1.37%) LAN
8 36 (1.37%) WAN
9 33 (1.25%) VoIP
10 30 (1.14%) Wireless
11 22 (0.84%) DHCP
12 20 (0.76%) Cisco ASA
13 16 (0.61%) FTP
14 13 (0.49%) MPLS
14 13 (0.49%) BGP
14 13 (0.49%) EIGRP
14 13 (0.49%) Fibre Channel
15 11 (0.42%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 529 (20.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 471 (17.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 435 (16.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 316 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 285 (10.82%) SQL Server 2005
6 276 (10.48%) Data Warehouse
7 228 (8.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 168 (6.38%) MySQL
9 135 (5.13%) Relational Database
10 76 (2.89%) Oracle Database
11 72 (2.73%) Big Data
12 45 (1.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 37 (1.40%) Oracle Database 11g
14 33 (1.25%) NoSQL
14 33 (1.25%) OLAP
15 30 (1.14%) Crystal Reports
15 30 (1.14%) RDBMS
16 29 (1.10%) QlikView
17 27 (1.03%) Data Mining
18 26 (0.99%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 306 (11.62%) Visual Studio
2 240 (9.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 113 (4.29%) Moq
4 100 (3.80%) NUnit
5 85 (3.23%) ReSharper
6 74 (2.81%) Git (software)
7 66 (2.51%) SoapUI
8 54 (2.05%) Subversion
9 53 (2.01%) MSTest
10 47 (1.78%) Eclipse
11 45 (1.71%) Rhino Mocks
12 35 (1.33%) Xcode
13 33 (1.25%) SpecFlow
14 32 (1.21%) Selenium
15 17 (0.65%) JUnit
16 16 (0.61%) Jasmine
17 15 (0.57%) Jenkins
17 15 (0.57%) Octopus Deploy
18 12 (0.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
18 12 (0.46%) FitNesse
General
1 481 (18.26%) Finance
2 217 (8.24%) Retail
3 60 (2.28%) Pharmaceutical
4 58 (2.20%) Legal
5 55 (2.09%) Marketing
6 49 (1.86%) Manufacturing
7 42 (1.59%) Banking
8 35 (1.33%) Telecoms
9 25 (0.95%) Back Office
10 23 (0.87%) Advertising
11 17 (0.65%) Publishing
12 13 (0.49%) Games
13 10 (0.38%) Electronics
14 8 (0.30%) French Language
15 7 (0.27%) Automotive
15 7 (0.27%) Financial Institution
16 6 (0.23%) Military
16 6 (0.23%) Law
17 4 (0.15%) Front Office
18 2 (0.076%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1565 (59.42%) Developer
2 688 (26.12%) .NET Developer
3 337 (12.79%) Senior Developer
4 305 (11.58%) Analyst
4 305 (11.58%) Software Developer
5 253 (9.61%) C# Developer
6 230 (8.73%) DBA
7 210 (7.97%) C# .NET Developer
8 181 (6.87%) SQL DBA
9 136 (5.16%) SQL Developer
10 113 (4.29%) SQL Server DBA
10 113 (4.29%) Web Developer
11 97 (3.68%) Junior
11 97 (3.68%) ASP.NET Developer
11 97 (3.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 95 (3.61%) Senior .NET Developer
13 94 (3.57%) Software Engineer
14 93 (3.53%) .NET Software Developer
15 92 (3.49%) Support Analyst
15 92 (3.49%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1571 (59.64%) .NET
2 1130 (42.90%) ASP.NET
3 666 (25.28%) HTML
4 644 (24.45%) ASP.NET MVC
5 557 (21.15%) CSS
6 429 (16.29%) .NET Framework
7 407 (15.45%) jQuery
8 362 (13.74%) WCF
9 325 (12.34%) XML
10 233 (8.85%) Entity Framework
11 215 (8.16%) Web Services
12 211 (8.01%) WinForms
13 200 (7.59%) WPF
14 166 (6.30%) Ajax
15 164 (6.23%) HTML5
16 141 (5.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 135 (5.13%) ASP.NET Web API
18 120 (4.56%) AngularJS
19 81 (3.08%) Silverlight
20 79 (3.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 127 (4.82%) Enterprise Software
2 106 (4.02%) Analytical Skills
3 97 (3.68%) Replication
4 79 (3.00%) Clustering
5 72 (2.73%) Management Information System
6 69 (2.62%) Mobile App
7 66 (2.51%) Private Cloud
8 62 (2.35%) NHS
9 42 (1.59%) Computer Science
9 42 (1.59%) Data Integration
10 39 (1.48%) Client/Server
11 38 (1.44%) Inversion of Control
12 31 (1.18%) Open Source
12 31 (1.18%) Statistics
13 27 (1.03%) Tandem
14 25 (0.95%) Visualisation
14 25 (0.95%) iPad
15 24 (0.91%) N-Tier
16 21 (0.80%) Mathematics
16 21 (0.80%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 519 (19.70%) Windows
2 153 (5.81%) Android
3 145 (5.50%) Linux
4 125 (4.75%) UNIX
5 121 (4.59%) Apple iOS
6 87 (3.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 70 (2.66%) Windows Server 2003
8 58 (2.20%) Windows Server 2012
9 37 (1.40%) Windows 7
10 24 (0.91%) Windows Mobile
11 18 (0.68%) Windows XP
11 18 (0.68%) Windows 8
12 16 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 16 (0.61%) AIX
13 12 (0.46%) Mac OS
14 7 (0.27%) Ubuntu
15 6 (0.23%) Debian
16 4 (0.15%) SUSE
17 2 (0.076%) HPUX
17 2 (0.076%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 904 (34.32%) Agile Software Development
2 885 (33.60%) MVC
3 383 (14.54%) Business Intelligence
4 332 (12.60%) TDD
5 313 (11.88%) OO
6 311 (11.81%) Scrum
7 203 (7.71%) ITIL
8 192 (7.29%) Software Engineering
9 171 (6.49%) ETL
10 165 (6.26%) Unit Testing
11 159 (6.04%) Performance Tuning
12 153 (5.81%) Continuous Integration
13 141 (5.35%) Analytics
14 135 (5.13%) OOP
15 129 (4.90%) E-Commerce
16 125 (4.75%) Web Development
17 112 (4.25%) Web Application Development
18 106 (4.02%) Mentoring
19 100 (3.80%) CRM
20 94 (3.57%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 1478 (56.11%) SQL
2 1392 (52.85%) C#
3 718 (27.26%) JavaScript
4 646 (24.53%) T-SQL
5 308 (11.69%) VB.NET
6 163 (6.19%) VB
7 145 (5.50%) Java
8 69 (2.62%) PHP
9 52 (1.97%) VB6
10 45 (1.71%) PowerShell
11 42 (1.59%) VBA
12 37 (1.40%) Objective-C
13 36 (1.37%) C++
14 32 (1.21%) Ruby
15 26 (0.99%) PL/SQL
16 24 (0.91%) VBScript
17 22 (0.84%) C
18 21 (0.80%) Python
19 18 (0.68%) Bash Shell
20 17 (0.65%) Perl
Qualifications
1 229 (8.69%) Degree
2 181 (6.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 67 (2.54%) MCSE
4 66 (2.51%) MCP
5 49 (1.86%) MCITP
6 48 (1.82%) MCSA
7 37 (1.40%) MCTS
8 36 (1.37%) CCA
8 36 (1.37%) Citrix Certification
9 34 (1.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 32 (1.21%) ISEB
11 24 (0.91%) Security Cleared
12 20 (0.76%) MCAD
12 20 (0.76%) MCSD
13 19 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
14 17 (0.65%) ISTQB
15 16 (0.61%) SC Cleared
16 14 (0.53%) CCNA
17 11 (0.42%) CCDP
17 11 (0.42%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (3.26%) SLA
2 60 (2.28%) QA
3 13 (0.49%) Data Quality
4 10 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.23%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.19%) SNOMED CT
7 2 (0.076%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.076%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.038%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.038%) HL7
8 1 (0.038%) WAI
System Software
1 190 (7.21%) Active Directory
2 135 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 125 (4.75%) Hyper-V
4 72 (2.73%) XenApp
5 51 (1.94%) vSphere
6 33 (1.25%) XenServer
7 25 (0.95%) XenDesktop
8 23 (0.87%) Terminal Services
9 21 (0.80%) VMware ESX
10 13 (0.49%) Varnish
11 7 (0.27%) ISA Server
12 6 (0.23%) Terminal Server
12 6 (0.23%) VMware Server
13 5 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
13 5 (0.19%) NFS
13 5 (0.19%) UAG
14 4 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
14 4 (0.15%) Samba
15 2 (0.076%) Microsoft App-V
15 2 (0.076%) Xen
Systems Management
1 26 (0.99%) Backup Exec
2 25 (0.95%) Norton AntiVirus
3 23 (0.87%) SCCM
4 20 (0.76%) SCOM
5 15 (0.57%) Opsview
6 12 (0.46%) Puppet
7 9 (0.34%) NetBackup
8 6 (0.23%) ARCserve
8 6 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (0.23%) SCDPM
9 5 (0.19%) Data Guard
9 5 (0.19%) Oracle RMAN
9 5 (0.19%) WSUS
9 5 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.076%) SolarWinds Orion
10 2 (0.076%) MAILsweeper
10 2 (0.076%) OpenView
10 2 (0.076%) Tivoli
10 2 (0.076%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 1 (0.038%) Nagios
Vendors
1 979 (37.17%) Microsoft
2 302 (11.47%) Oracle
3 187 (7.10%) VMware
4 99 (3.76%) Citrix
5 92 (3.49%) Apple
6 77 (2.92%) Cisco
7 53 (2.01%) SAP
8 49 (1.86%) NetApp
9 46 (1.75%) Business Objects
10 45 (1.71%) CheckPoint
11 43 (1.63%) HP
12 40 (1.52%) Google
13 36 (1.37%) Symantec
14 35 (1.33%) IBM
15 32 (1.21%) Facebook
16 31 (1.18%) Veeam
17 29 (1.10%) Dell
18 28 (1.06%) Sage
19 24 (0.91%) Red Hat
19 24 (0.91%) CommVault
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + pension, private HC
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + pension, healthcare, flexible working
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benifits
Posted: Yesterday
Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Salary and Benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North Yorkshire
LA International
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £28000 Per Day + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago