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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 980 1554 1318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 17.71% 22.40% 18.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 59.83% 64.94% 57.86%
Number of salaries quoted 836 1366 1140
Median salary £39,750 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.24% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
1638 2393 2278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 29.60% 34.49% 32.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1373 2054 1899
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +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 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 -3 730 £39,250 +3.28% 97
North Yorkshire +1 140 £42,500 +6.25% 17
South Yorkshire -15 60 £37,500 -1.31% 13
East Yorkshire -3 37 £35,000 +7.69% 5
SQL Server
England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 1129 (51.84%) .NET
2 1076 (49.40%) SQL
3 1006 (46.19%) C#
4 879 (40.36%) Microsoft
5 747 (34.30%) Agile Software Development
6 665 (30.53%) MVC
7 643 (29.52%) ASP.NET
8 553 (25.39%) JavaScript
9 502 (23.05%) HTML
10 479 (21.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 477 (21.90%) Windows
12 448 (20.57%) T-SQL
13 409 (18.78%) CSS
14 400 (18.37%) Finance
15 382 (17.54%) MS Excel
16 375 (17.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 370 (16.99%) SQL Server 2008
18 329 (15.11%) SQL Server 2012
19 317 (14.55%) ASP.NET MVC
20 313 (14.37%) Business Intelligence
21 312 (14.33%) Visual Studio
22 308 (14.14%) Oracle
23 298 (13.68%) .NET Framework
24 292 (13.41%) jQuery
25 288 (13.22%) Web Development
26 258 (11.85%) Team Foundation Server
27 248 (11.39%) WCF
27 248 (11.39%) Windows Server
28 245 (11.25%) Scrum
29 243 (11.16%) XML

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
1 208 (9.55%) IIS
2 128 (5.88%) MS Exchange
3 123 (5.65%) SharePoint
4 76 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2010
5 58 (2.66%) CMS
6 39 (1.79%) WebLogic
7 34 (1.56%) Tomcat
8 32 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
9 30 (1.38%) Umbraco
10 29 (1.33%) Apache
11 25 (1.15%) Sitecore CMS
12 23 (1.06%) Skype for Business
13 20 (0.92%) CloudStack
14 19 (0.87%) SAS
15 18 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
16 17 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
17 15 (0.69%) JBoss
18 11 (0.51%) Confluence
18 11 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
19 9 (0.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 382 (17.54%) MS Excel
2 72 (3.31%) MS Office
3 15 (0.69%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.28%) SPSS
6 1 (0.046%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.046%) MS Project
6 1 (0.046%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 50 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 28 (1.29%) Oracle Applications
2 28 (1.29%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
3 11 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
4 8 (0.37%) Dynamics GP
5 6 (0.28%) Pegasus Opera
6 4 (0.18%) Sage 200
7 3 (0.14%) Primavera
7 3 (0.14%) SystmOne
8 2 (0.092%) Aligne
8 2 (0.092%) Line 500
8 2 (0.092%) Magento
8 2 (0.092%) Maximo
8 2 (0.092%) Sage 1000
8 2 (0.092%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.046%) BASE24
9 1 (0.046%) Cognos TM1
9 1 (0.046%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.046%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 160 (7.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 57 (2.62%) Amazon AWS
3 37 (1.70%) SaaS
4 31 (1.42%) Office 365
5 24 (1.10%) PaaS
6 8 (0.37%) IaaS
7 4 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.14%) Force.com
9 2 (0.092%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (0.092%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.092%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 2 (0.092%) Amazon Glacier
9 2 (0.092%) Amazon Kinesis
9 2 (0.092%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.092%) AWS OpsWorks
9 2 (0.092%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.092%) CloudFront
9 2 (0.092%) OneDrive
9 2 (0.092%) Route 53
9 2 (0.092%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 100 (4.59%) SAN
2 91 (4.18%) Firewall
3 57 (2.62%) DNS
4 55 (2.53%) WAN
5 51 (2.34%) LAN
6 46 (2.11%) DHCP
6 46 (2.11%) Internet
7 44 (2.02%) VPN
8 38 (1.74%) NAS
9 33 (1.52%) TCP/IP
10 13 (0.60%) Skype
11 12 (0.55%) IP Telephony
12 11 (0.51%) Wireless
13 10 (0.46%) SSL
14 9 (0.41%) Unified Communications
14 9 (0.41%) WebEx
15 8 (0.37%) Intranet
16 7 (0.32%) FTP
16 7 (0.32%) HTTP
16 7 (0.32%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 479 (21.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 375 (17.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 370 (16.99%) SQL Server 2008
4 329 (15.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 213 (9.78%) Data Warehouse
6 202 (9.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 189 (8.68%) SQL Server 2014
8 182 (8.36%) MySQL
9 168 (7.71%) SQL Server 2005
10 137 (6.29%) Relational Database
11 75 (3.44%) Oracle Database
12 69 (3.17%) NoSQL
13 58 (2.66%) RDBMS
14 49 (2.25%) Big Data
15 47 (2.16%) Hadoop
16 45 (2.07%) QlikView
17 41 (1.88%) BusinessObjects
17 41 (1.88%) Power BI
18 39 (1.79%) SSDT
19 38 (1.74%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 312 (14.33%) Visual Studio
2 258 (11.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 85 (3.90%) Git (software)
4 58 (2.66%) Moq
5 47 (2.16%) Subversion
6 44 (2.02%) Octopus Deploy
7 43 (1.97%) Jasmine
7 43 (1.97%) Selenium
8 35 (1.61%) NUnit
9 28 (1.29%) Jenkins
10 26 (1.19%) JIRA
11 22 (1.01%) SoapUI
12 15 (0.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 14 (0.64%) Cucumber
13 14 (0.64%) TeamCity
14 13 (0.60%) JUnit
15 12 (0.55%) SpecFlow
16 11 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 11 (0.51%) Eclipse
17 7 (0.32%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 400 (18.37%) Finance
2 67 (3.08%) Retail
3 57 (2.62%) Legal
3 57 (2.62%) Marketing
4 33 (1.52%) Manufacturing
5 25 (1.15%) Telecoms
6 18 (0.83%) Back Office
7 15 (0.69%) Advertising
8 14 (0.64%) Law
9 13 (0.60%) Military
10 12 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
11 11 (0.51%) Financial Institution
11 11 (0.51%) Local Government
12 9 (0.41%) Banking
13 8 (0.37%) Games
14 2 (0.092%) Automotive
14 2 (0.092%) Electronics
15 1 (0.046%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1191 (54.68%) Developer
2 628 (28.83%) .NET Developer
3 529 (24.29%) C# Developer
4 409 (18.78%) C# .NET Developer
5 364 (16.71%) SQL Developer
6 274 (12.58%) Analyst
7 194 (8.91%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 191 (8.77%) DBA
9 190 (8.72%) Senior Developer
10 186 (8.54%) SQL Server Developer
11 162 (7.44%) Software Developer
12 146 (6.70%) C# Software Developer
13 140 (6.43%) ASP.NET Developer
14 139 (6.38%) Web Developer
15 131 (6.01%) SQL DBA
16 130 (5.97%) Administrator
17 125 (5.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 122 (5.60%) .NET Software Developer
18 122 (5.60%) Applications Support
19 119 (5.46%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1129 (51.84%) .NET
2 643 (29.52%) ASP.NET
3 502 (23.05%) HTML
4 409 (18.78%) CSS
5 317 (14.55%) ASP.NET MVC
6 298 (13.68%) .NET Framework
7 292 (13.41%) jQuery
8 248 (11.39%) WCF
9 243 (11.16%) XML
10 234 (10.74%) Web Services
11 207 (9.50%) AngularJS
12 206 (9.46%) ASP.NET Web API
13 178 (8.17%) HTML5
14 132 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 121 (5.56%) Entity Framework
16 116 (5.33%) CSS3
17 115 (5.28%) WinForms
18 90 (4.13%) KnockoutJS
19 79 (3.63%) SOAP
20 73 (3.35%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 128 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 70 (3.21%) Management Information System
3 50 (2.30%) Computer Science
4 47 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
5 45 (2.07%) Replication
6 35 (1.61%) Clustering
7 30 (1.38%) Visualisation
8 29 (1.33%) N-Tier
9 23 (1.06%) Data Centre
10 21 (0.96%) Client/Server
10 21 (0.96%) Data Integration
10 21 (0.96%) Mathematics
11 19 (0.87%) iPad
12 18 (0.83%) Driving Licence
12 18 (0.83%) Mobile App
13 15 (0.69%) Data Protection Act
13 15 (0.69%) Virtual Team
14 14 (0.64%) NHS
14 14 (0.64%) Streaming Music
15 13 (0.60%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 477 (21.90%) Windows
2 248 (11.39%) Windows Server
3 177 (8.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 134 (6.15%) Linux
5 119 (5.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 106 (4.87%) Windows Server 2003
7 80 (3.67%) Unix
8 55 (2.53%) Windows 7
9 34 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 26 (1.19%) Android
11 23 (1.06%) Windows 10
12 21 (0.96%) Windows XP
13 14 (0.64%) Apple iOS
14 13 (0.60%) Windows 8
15 9 (0.41%) AIX
16 6 (0.28%) CentOS
17 5 (0.23%) OS/390
17 5 (0.23%) Ubuntu
17 5 (0.23%) zOS
18 4 (0.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 747 (34.30%) Agile Software Development
2 665 (30.53%) MVC
3 313 (14.37%) Business Intelligence
4 288 (13.22%) Web Development
5 245 (11.25%) Scrum
6 213 (9.78%) TDD
7 202 (9.27%) ETL
8 160 (7.35%) SDLC
9 150 (6.89%) ITIL
9 150 (6.89%) OO
10 140 (6.43%) Software Engineering
11 121 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
12 108 (4.96%) Mentoring
13 106 (4.87%) CRM
14 104 (4.78%) Unit Testing
15 95 (4.36%) DevOps
16 92 (4.22%) BDD
17 83 (3.81%) E-Commerce
18 82 (3.76%) SOA
19 76 (3.49%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1076 (49.40%) SQL
2 1006 (46.19%) C#
3 553 (25.39%) JavaScript
4 448 (20.57%) T-SQL
5 183 (8.40%) VB.NET
6 113 (5.19%) Java
7 93 (4.27%) PowerShell
8 66 (3.03%) VB
9 59 (2.71%) PL/SQL
10 58 (2.66%) PHP
11 51 (2.34%) Python
12 44 (2.02%) Bash Shell
13 43 (1.97%) Ruby
13 43 (1.97%) XPath
14 28 (1.29%) VBA
15 25 (1.15%) Perl
16 21 (0.96%) C++
17 14 (0.64%) VB6
18 11 (0.51%) C
19 9 (0.41%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 146 (6.70%) Degree
2 142 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 63 (2.89%) Security Cleared
4 39 (1.79%) MCSE
5 36 (1.65%) SC Cleared
6 34 (1.56%) MCSA
7 32 (1.47%) Oracle Certification
8 28 (1.29%) OCP
9 27 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
10 22 (1.01%) ISTQB
11 21 (0.96%) ISEB
12 18 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 18 (0.83%) MCP
13 14 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
14 13 (0.60%) Citrix Certification
15 12 (0.55%) CCNA
16 11 (0.51%) MCTS
17 7 (0.32%) MCAD
17 7 (0.32%) MCITP
18 6 (0.28%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (3.12%) SLA
2 66 (3.03%) QA
3 36 (1.65%) Data Quality
4 17 (0.78%) PCI DSS
5 15 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.28%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.18%) WAI
8 3 (0.14%) COBIT
8 3 (0.14%) DICOM
8 3 (0.14%) HL7
9 1 (0.046%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 215 (9.87%) Active Directory
2 156 (7.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 60 (2.75%) Hyper-V
4 41 (1.88%) XenApp
5 36 (1.65%) vSphere
6 32 (1.47%) Oracle RAC
7 25 (1.15%) Terminal Services
8 23 (1.06%) XenDesktop
9 15 (0.69%) Xen
10 14 (0.64%) KVM
11 11 (0.51%) VMware ESX
12 9 (0.41%) Terminal Server
13 7 (0.32%) Docker
14 6 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
15 4 (0.18%) Apache Flume
15 4 (0.18%) HDFS
15 4 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
15 4 (0.18%) XenServer
16 3 (0.14%) GlusterFS
16 3 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 50 (2.30%) SCCM
2 47 (2.16%) Opscode Chef
3 34 (1.56%) SCOM
4 33 (1.52%) Puppet
5 28 (1.29%) Data Guard
5 28 (1.29%) Oracle RMAN
6 23 (1.06%) Nagios
7 22 (1.01%) Opsview
8 19 (0.87%) Salt
9 18 (0.83%) Cacti
9 18 (0.83%) FortiGate
9 18 (0.83%) Grafana
9 18 (0.83%) Graphite
10 15 (0.69%) Backup Exec
11 13 (0.60%) Ansible
12 11 (0.51%) Cobbler
12 11 (0.51%) Tivoli
12 11 (0.51%) WSUS
13 9 (0.41%) Microsoft Clustering
14 8 (0.37%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 879 (40.36%) Microsoft
2 308 (14.14%) Oracle
3 231 (10.61%) VMware
4 105 (4.82%) Citrix
5 95 (4.36%) Cisco
6 43 (1.97%) HP
7 40 (1.84%) Sitecore
8 39 (1.79%) IBM
9 34 (1.56%) Red Hat
10 33 (1.52%) NetApp
10 33 (1.52%) SAP
11 32 (1.47%) Tableau
12 27 (1.24%) Avaya
13 25 (1.15%) Apple
13 25 (1.15%) Google
14 24 (1.10%) F5
14 24 (1.10%) Symantec
15 21 (0.96%) Sage
16 18 (0.83%) Cognos
17 15 (0.69%) Splunk
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + + very attractive package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £31000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Extensive Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Recann
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Pension and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits, flexi-time
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £31500 - £41500 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago