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

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 995 1304 1383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 17.41% 19.78% 18.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 59.16% 61.83% 59.54%
Number of salaries quoted 870 1118 1175
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,186
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
1682 2109 2323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 29.43% 31.98% 31.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1437 1768 1884
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 September 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 September 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 0 757 £40,000 - 88
North Yorkshire +1 143 £42,500 +6.25% 19
South Yorkshire -10 70 £35,000 -12.50% 25
East Yorkshire -3 23 £32,500 -7.14% 6
SQL Server
England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 1035 (51.42%) SQL
2 1030 (51.17%) .NET
3 971 (48.24%) C#
4 785 (39.00%) Microsoft
5 712 (35.37%) Agile Software Development
6 629 (31.25%) MVC
7 623 (30.95%) ASP.NET
8 474 (23.55%) JavaScript
9 449 (22.31%) Windows
10 435 (21.61%) HTML
11 431 (21.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 429 (21.31%) T-SQL
13 366 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
14 362 (17.98%) Finance
15 355 (17.64%) MS Excel
16 348 (17.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 344 (17.09%) CSS
18 316 (15.70%) ASP.NET MVC
19 297 (14.75%) Visual Studio
19 297 (14.75%) SQL Server 2012
20 295 (14.65%) Business Intelligence
21 292 (14.51%) Scrum
22 286 (14.21%) jQuery
23 281 (13.96%) .NET Framework
24 260 (12.92%) Oracle
25 254 (12.62%) Windows Server
26 246 (12.22%) VMware
27 230 (11.43%) WCF
28 229 (11.38%) Web Development
29 214 (10.63%) Web Services

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
1 158 (7.85%) IIS
2 148 (7.35%) MS Exchange
3 113 (5.61%) SharePoint
4 82 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2010
5 48 (2.38%) CMS
6 32 (1.59%) Tomcat
7 31 (1.54%) Apache
8 28 (1.39%) WebLogic
9 25 (1.24%) SAS
10 22 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
11 20 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2003
11 20 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2007
11 20 (0.99%) Umbraco
12 18 (0.89%) Sitecore CMS
13 17 (0.84%) Skype for Business
14 13 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
15 10 (0.50%) JBoss
16 9 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
17 8 (0.40%) CloudStack
17 8 (0.40%) OpenStack
Applications
1 355 (17.64%) MS Excel
2 68 (3.38%) MS Office
3 14 (0.70%) SPSS
4 7 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.20%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.099%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.099%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 33 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (1.14%) Oracle Applications
2 23 (1.14%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (0.25%) Dynamics GP
6 4 (0.20%) Aligne
6 4 (0.20%) Maximo
6 4 (0.20%) Sage 200
7 3 (0.15%) Line 500
7 3 (0.15%) Sage 1000
7 3 (0.15%) SystmOne
8 2 (0.099%) Magento
8 2 (0.099%) Primavera
9 1 (0.050%) Cognos TM1
9 1 (0.050%) Infor CRM
9 1 (0.050%) Infor M3
9 1 (0.050%) Line 50
9 1 (0.050%) Sage 50
9 1 (0.050%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 125 (6.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 43 (2.14%) Office 365
3 39 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
4 31 (1.54%) SaaS
5 16 (0.79%) PaaS
6 7 (0.35%) IaaS
7 4 (0.20%) AWS OpsWorks
8 3 (0.15%) Force.com
9 2 (0.099%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.099%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.099%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.099%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.099%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.050%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.050%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 1 (0.050%) Amazon Glacier
10 1 (0.050%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (0.050%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.050%) Route 53
10 1 (0.050%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 119 (5.91%) SAN
2 102 (5.07%) Firewall
3 74 (3.68%) WAN
4 73 (3.63%) LAN
5 65 (3.23%) DNS
6 54 (2.68%) DHCP
7 46 (2.29%) VPN
8 38 (1.89%) Internet
8 38 (1.89%) NAS
9 30 (1.49%) TCP/IP
10 15 (0.75%) IP Telephony
11 13 (0.65%) Wireless
12 11 (0.55%) VLAN
13 10 (0.50%) LDAP
13 10 (0.50%) MPLS
14 9 (0.45%) VoIP
15 8 (0.40%) Intranet
15 8 (0.40%) SSL
15 8 (0.40%) WebEx
16 7 (0.35%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 431 (21.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 366 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 348 (17.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 297 (14.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 195 (9.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 176 (8.74%) Data Warehouse
7 174 (8.64%) SQL Server 2014
8 168 (8.35%) MySQL
8 168 (8.35%) SQL Server 2005
9 136 (6.76%) Relational Database
10 71 (3.53%) NoSQL
11 63 (3.13%) Oracle Database
12 59 (2.93%) RDBMS
13 52 (2.58%) Big Data
14 50 (2.48%) QlikView
15 49 (2.43%) SSDT
16 45 (2.24%) Hadoop
17 44 (2.19%) SQL Server 2016
18 43 (2.14%) BusinessObjects
19 40 (1.99%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 297 (14.75%) Visual Studio
2 207 (10.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 85 (4.22%) Git (software)
4 55 (2.73%) Moq
5 43 (2.14%) Jasmine
6 40 (1.99%) Subversion
7 38 (1.89%) Octopus Deploy
8 29 (1.44%) Selenium
9 25 (1.24%) NUnit
10 23 (1.14%) Jenkins
11 20 (0.99%) JIRA
12 17 (0.84%) TeamCity
13 15 (0.75%) Cucumber
13 15 (0.75%) JMeter
14 14 (0.70%) JUnit
14 14 (0.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 12 (0.60%) SoapUI
16 10 (0.50%) ReSharper
17 9 (0.45%) Eclipse
17 9 (0.45%) SpecFlow
General
1 362 (17.98%) Finance
2 78 (3.87%) Retail
3 59 (2.93%) Legal
4 41 (2.04%) Manufacturing
5 37 (1.84%) Marketing
6 31 (1.54%) Telecoms
7 17 (0.84%) Advertising
7 17 (0.84%) Banking
8 15 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
9 14 (0.70%) Military
10 12 (0.60%) Back Office
10 12 (0.60%) Local Government
11 8 (0.40%) Law
12 7 (0.35%) Financial Institution
12 7 (0.35%) Games
13 2 (0.099%) Automotive
14 1 (0.050%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1135 (56.38%) Developer
2 600 (29.81%) .NET Developer
3 491 (24.39%) C# Developer
4 389 (19.32%) C# .NET Developer
5 324 (16.10%) SQL Developer
6 247 (12.27%) Analyst
7 210 (10.43%) Senior Developer
8 168 (8.35%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 159 (7.90%) ASP.NET Developer
10 149 (7.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 143 (7.10%) DBA
12 137 (6.81%) Software Developer
13 136 (6.76%) C# Software Developer
14 130 (6.46%) SQL Server Developer
15 116 (5.76%) Web Developer
16 115 (5.71%) Administrator
16 115 (5.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
17 108 (5.37%) .NET Software Developer
18 101 (5.02%) Applications Support
18 101 (5.02%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1030 (51.17%) .NET
2 623 (30.95%) ASP.NET
3 435 (21.61%) HTML
4 344 (17.09%) CSS
5 316 (15.70%) ASP.NET MVC
6 286 (14.21%) jQuery
7 281 (13.96%) .NET Framework
8 230 (11.43%) WCF
9 214 (10.63%) Web Services
10 201 (9.99%) AngularJS
11 189 (9.39%) XML
12 172 (8.54%) ASP.NET Web API
13 138 (6.86%) HTML5
14 129 (6.41%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 124 (6.16%) Entity Framework
16 113 (5.61%) WinForms
17 88 (4.37%) WPF
18 84 (4.17%) KnockoutJS
19 83 (4.12%) CSS3
19 83 (4.12%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 123 (6.11%) Analytical Skills
2 66 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
3 54 (2.68%) Replication
4 46 (2.29%) Management Information System
5 43 (2.14%) Visualisation
6 40 (1.99%) Computer Science
7 36 (1.79%) Clustering
8 30 (1.49%) Data Centre
8 30 (1.49%) N-Tier
9 25 (1.24%) Mathematics
10 24 (1.19%) Data Integration
11 20 (0.99%) Mobile App
12 19 (0.94%) Streaming Music
13 17 (0.84%) Driving Licence
14 16 (0.79%) iPad
15 15 (0.75%) Data Protection Act
16 14 (0.70%) Credit Risk
16 14 (0.70%) NHS
17 13 (0.65%) Inversion of Control
18 12 (0.60%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 449 (22.31%) Windows
2 254 (12.62%) Windows Server
3 172 (8.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 123 (6.11%) Linux
5 118 (5.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 110 (5.46%) Windows Server 2003
7 62 (3.08%) Unix
7 62 (3.08%) Windows 7
8 24 (1.19%) Android
9 21 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 21 (1.04%) Windows 10
10 20 (0.99%) Windows XP
11 15 (0.75%) Apple iOS
12 13 (0.65%) Windows 8
13 7 (0.35%) AIX
13 7 (0.35%) Ubuntu
14 5 (0.25%) HPUX
14 5 (0.25%) Solaris
15 4 (0.20%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.15%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 712 (35.37%) Agile Software Development
2 629 (31.25%) MVC
3 295 (14.65%) Business Intelligence
4 292 (14.51%) Scrum
5 229 (11.38%) Web Development
6 211 (10.48%) TDD
7 200 (9.94%) ETL
8 159 (7.90%) Software Engineering
9 156 (7.75%) ITIL
10 153 (7.60%) OO
11 150 (7.45%) SDLC
12 130 (6.46%) Mentoring
13 118 (5.86%) Performance Tuning
14 99 (4.92%) Unit Testing
15 82 (4.07%) E-Commerce
16 80 (3.97%) BDD
16 80 (3.97%) DevOps
17 75 (3.73%) Web Application Development
18 74 (3.68%) Waterfall
19 68 (3.38%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1035 (51.42%) SQL
2 971 (48.24%) C#
3 474 (23.55%) JavaScript
4 429 (21.31%) T-SQL
5 156 (7.75%) VB.NET
6 109 (5.41%) Java
7 98 (4.87%) PowerShell
8 59 (2.93%) PHP
9 54 (2.68%) Ruby
10 51 (2.53%) Python
11 49 (2.43%) VB
12 41 (2.04%) XPath
13 36 (1.79%) PL/SQL
14 26 (1.29%) Bash Shell
15 23 (1.14%) VBA
16 12 (0.60%) C++
16 12 (0.60%) Perl
17 11 (0.55%) C
18 10 (0.50%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
19 7 (0.35%) VB6
Qualifications
1 153 (7.60%) Degree
2 138 (6.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 53 (2.63%) Security Cleared
4 39 (1.94%) SC Cleared
5 34 (1.69%) MCSE
6 32 (1.59%) MCSA
7 29 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
8 23 (1.14%) OCP
8 23 (1.14%) Oracle Certification
9 18 (0.89%) MCP
10 16 (0.79%) Citrix Certification
10 16 (0.79%) ISEB
11 15 (0.75%) ISTQB
12 12 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
13 10 (0.50%) CCNA
14 9 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 7 (0.35%) MCITP
15 7 (0.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 5 (0.25%) MCAD
16 5 (0.25%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (3.38%) SLA
2 50 (2.48%) QA
3 32 (1.59%) Data Quality
4 26 (1.29%) PCI DSS
5 18 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (0.45%) DICOM
6 9 (0.45%) HL7
7 6 (0.30%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.20%) WAI
9 1 (0.050%) COBIT
9 1 (0.050%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.050%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 213 (10.58%) Active Directory
2 156 (7.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 73 (3.63%) Hyper-V
4 53 (2.63%) vSphere
4 53 (2.63%) XenApp
5 33 (1.64%) XenDesktop
6 26 (1.29%) Oracle RAC
7 21 (1.04%) Xen
8 20 (0.99%) KVM
9 19 (0.94%) VMware ESX
10 16 (0.79%) Terminal Services
11 11 (0.55%) Terminal Server
12 9 (0.45%) Virtual Servers
13 7 (0.35%) Docker
14 6 (0.30%) XenServer
15 5 (0.25%) GlusterFS
15 5 (0.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 5 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
15 5 (0.25%) VMware Server
16 3 (0.15%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 53 (2.63%) SCCM
2 43 (2.14%) Puppet
3 42 (2.09%) Opscode Chef
4 37 (1.84%) SCOM
5 23 (1.14%) Data Guard
5 23 (1.14%) Oracle RMAN
6 18 (0.89%) Ansible
7 15 (0.75%) Cobbler
7 15 (0.75%) Tivoli
8 10 (0.50%) Backup Exec
9 9 (0.45%) Microsoft Clustering
10 8 (0.40%) DameWare
10 8 (0.40%) Nagios
10 8 (0.40%) Norton AntiVirus
10 8 (0.40%) Perfmon
10 8 (0.40%) WSUS
11 7 (0.35%) NetBackup
11 7 (0.35%) Salt
11 7 (0.35%) ZABBIX
12 6 (0.30%) Opsview
Vendors
1 785 (39.00%) Microsoft
2 260 (12.92%) Oracle
3 246 (12.22%) VMware
4 112 (5.56%) Citrix
5 111 (5.51%) Cisco
6 47 (2.33%) HP
7 38 (1.89%) NetApp
8 37 (1.84%) Tableau
9 34 (1.69%) Avaya
9 34 (1.69%) SAP
10 31 (1.54%) Sitecore
11 30 (1.49%) IBM
12 23 (1.14%) Red Hat
13 20 (0.99%) Google
13 20 (0.99%) Symantec
14 18 (0.89%) Splunk
15 17 (0.84%) Apple
15 17 (0.84%) Xamarin
16 16 (0.79%) Sage
17 13 (0.65%) Cognos
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonuses
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + flexi-time, pensions, benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 30,000 + Bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + car + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Excellent benefits + Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, 25 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + benefits & pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £0.00 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Yorkshire
Maurice Nash
Salary: From £40,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago