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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 1352 1126 1392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 18.27% 21.11% 23.98%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 58.55% 60.93% 66.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1139 969 1242
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
2309 1848 2098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 31.21% 34.64% 36.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1858 1564 1851
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,500 £45,000
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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 -4 869 £35,000 +7.69% 145
North Yorkshire -2 235 £35,000 +7.69% 40
South Yorkshire +3 211 £37,500 +15.38% 38
East Yorkshire +14 35 £30,000 -14.28% 13
SQL Server
England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 1631 (60.43%) .NET
2 1332 (49.35%) C#
3 1238 (45.87%) SQL
4 1039 (38.50%) ASP.NET
5 998 (36.98%) Microsoft
6 829 (30.72%) MVC
7 760 (28.16%) JavaScript
8 751 (27.83%) HTML
9 732 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
10 629 (23.30%) CSS
11 614 (22.75%) Windows
12 609 (22.56%) T-SQL
13 577 (21.38%) SQL Server 2008
14 510 (18.90%) .NET Framework
15 497 (18.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 493 (18.27%) MS Excel
17 479 (17.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 476 (17.64%) ASP.NET MVC
19 411 (15.23%) WCF
20 403 (14.93%) jQuery
21 350 (12.97%) Finance
22 338 (12.52%) Oracle
23 335 (12.41%) XML
24 322 (11.93%) SQL Server 2012
25 319 (11.82%) VB.NET
26 316 (11.71%) SQL Server 2005
27 312 (11.56%) Business Intelligence
27 312 (11.56%) TDD
28 287 (10.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
29 281 (10.41%) Scrum

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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
1 201 (7.45%) SharePoint
2 166 (6.15%) MS Exchange
3 132 (4.89%) IIS
4 70 (2.59%) CMS
5 67 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2007
6 66 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2010
7 60 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
8 56 (2.07%) Node.js
9 54 (2.00%) Apache
10 44 (1.63%) WebSphere
11 40 (1.48%) Tomcat
12 29 (1.07%) Office Communications Server
13 28 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
14 27 (1.00%) Lync
15 25 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
15 25 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
16 23 (0.85%) WordPress
17 22 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
18 18 (0.67%) MQSeries
19 16 (0.59%) SAS
Applications
1 493 (18.27%) MS Excel
2 114 (4.22%) MS Office
3 19 (0.70%) Photoshop
4 15 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
4 15 (0.56%) PowerPivot
5 12 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
6 11 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
7 9 (0.33%) MS Visio
8 8 (0.30%) MS Project
9 3 (0.11%) Stata
9 3 (0.11%) SPSS
9 3 (0.11%) InfoPath
10 2 (0.074%) PrintSoft PReS
11 1 (0.037%) OmniGraffle
11 1 (0.037%) InDesign
11 1 (0.037%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.037%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 32 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
3 15 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
4 14 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
5 9 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
6 8 (0.30%) Magento
6 8 (0.30%) BASE24
7 6 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
7 6 (0.22%) Dynamics GP
8 5 (0.19%) Agresso
8 5 (0.19%) CODA-Financials
9 4 (0.15%) SAP Business One
9 4 (0.15%) Line 500
9 4 (0.15%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.15%) Sage 200
10 3 (0.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 2 (0.074%) Exchequer
11 2 (0.074%) FRx
11 2 (0.074%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 42 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (0.74%) SaaS
3 8 (0.30%) Office 365
4 5 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.11%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.11%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.11%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (0.11%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 140 (5.19%) SAN
2 88 (3.26%) Firewall
3 74 (2.74%) Internet
4 70 (2.59%) DNS
5 52 (1.93%) LAN
6 44 (1.63%) WAN
7 42 (1.56%) VPN
7 42 (1.56%) NAS
8 40 (1.48%) DHCP
9 28 (1.04%) TCP/IP
10 26 (0.96%) Intranet
11 21 (0.78%) Cisco Nexus
12 20 (0.74%) WAAS
12 20 (0.74%) HTTP
13 19 (0.70%) Cisco ASA
14 15 (0.56%) VoIP
15 14 (0.52%) FTP
15 14 (0.52%) Cisco PIX
16 10 (0.37%) HTTPS
16 10 (0.37%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 577 (21.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 497 (18.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 479 (17.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 322 (11.93%) SQL Server 2012
5 316 (11.71%) SQL Server 2005
6 287 (10.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 213 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
8 162 (6.00%) MySQL
9 150 (5.56%) Relational Database
10 103 (3.82%) Oracle Database
11 83 (3.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 76 (2.82%) RDBMS
13 62 (2.30%) NoSQL
14 56 (2.07%) OLAP
15 46 (1.70%) PostgreSQL
16 40 (1.48%) SQL Server 2000
16 40 (1.48%) Oracle Database 11g
17 31 (1.15%) DTS
18 29 (1.07%) Informix
19 26 (0.96%) Riak
Development Applications
1 280 (10.37%) Visual Studio
2 259 (9.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 80 (2.96%) NUnit
4 78 (2.89%) Subversion
5 63 (2.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 54 (2.00%) SpecFlow
7 47 (1.74%) Selenium
8 43 (1.59%) MSTest
9 38 (1.41%) Git (software)
10 36 (1.33%) Rhino Mocks
11 32 (1.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 31 (1.15%) Moq
13 29 (1.07%) TeamCity
14 27 (1.00%) QuickTest Pro
15 26 (0.96%) FitNesse
16 24 (0.89%) Cucumber
17 20 (0.74%) ReSharper
18 17 (0.63%) Eclipse
19 15 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
20 13 (0.48%) CruiseControl
General
1 350 (12.97%) Finance
2 97 (3.59%) Retail
3 62 (2.30%) Marketing
4 61 (2.26%) Legal
5 41 (1.52%) Banking
6 33 (1.22%) Manufacturing
7 28 (1.04%) Advertising
8 27 (1.00%) Telecoms
9 21 (0.78%) Games
10 14 (0.52%) Law
10 14 (0.52%) Publishing
11 11 (0.41%) Military
11 11 (0.41%) Electronics
12 10 (0.37%) Back Office
13 8 (0.30%) Financial Institution
14 6 (0.22%) Billing
15 5 (0.19%) French Language
15 5 (0.19%) Aerospace
16 4 (0.15%) Automotive
17 2 (0.074%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1620 (60.02%) Developer
2 752 (27.86%) .NET Developer
3 327 (12.12%) C# Developer
4 274 (10.15%) Analyst
5 268 (9.93%) C# .NET Developer
6 238 (8.82%) Software Developer
7 207 (7.67%) SQL Developer
8 205 (7.60%) DBA
9 194 (7.19%) Senior Developer
10 169 (6.26%) Web Developer
11 151 (5.59%) ASP.NET Developer
12 126 (4.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 108 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 101 (3.74%) Administrator
15 98 (3.63%) Junior
16 97 (3.59%) VB.NET Developer
17 95 (3.52%) SQL DBA
18 94 (3.48%) Architect
19 87 (3.22%) Junior Developer
20 85 (3.15%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1631 (60.43%) .NET
2 1039 (38.50%) ASP.NET
3 751 (27.83%) HTML
4 629 (23.30%) CSS
5 510 (18.90%) .NET Framework
6 476 (17.64%) ASP.NET MVC
7 411 (15.23%) WCF
8 403 (14.93%) jQuery
9 335 (12.41%) XML
10 252 (9.34%) Web Services
11 222 (8.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 211 (7.82%) WinForms
13 205 (7.60%) WPF
14 167 (6.19%) HTML5
15 143 (5.30%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 142 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 139 (5.15%) Ajax
18 119 (4.41%) SOAP
19 95 (3.52%) Silverlight
20 74 (2.74%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 178 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
2 100 (3.71%) Enterprise Software
3 69 (2.56%) N-Tier
3 69 (2.56%) Clustering
4 57 (2.11%) Mobile App
5 53 (1.96%) Replication
6 48 (1.78%) Management Information System
7 44 (1.63%) Tandem
8 40 (1.48%) NHS
9 36 (1.33%) Client/Server
10 34 (1.26%) Computer Science
11 33 (1.22%) Inversion of Control
12 31 (1.15%) iPhone
13 26 (0.96%) iPad
14 25 (0.93%) Blackberry
14 25 (0.93%) Statistics
15 24 (0.89%) User Experience
16 22 (0.82%) Digital Media
17 21 (0.78%) Social Media
17 21 (0.78%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 614 (22.75%) Windows
2 148 (5.48%) Linux
3 141 (5.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 118 (4.37%) UNIX
5 87 (3.22%) Android
6 86 (3.19%) Windows Server 2003
7 67 (2.48%) Windows Server 2012
8 54 (2.00%) Apple iOS
9 39 (1.44%) Windows 7
10 24 (0.89%) Windows XP
11 19 (0.70%) Windows 8
12 10 (0.37%) Debian
13 9 (0.33%) HPUX
13 9 (0.33%) Solaris
14 8 (0.30%) Windows Phone
15 6 (0.22%) Windows Phone 8
15 6 (0.22%) Windows 2000 Server
16 3 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 3 (0.11%) Mac OS
17 2 (0.074%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 829 (30.72%) MVC
2 732 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
3 312 (11.56%) TDD
3 312 (11.56%) Business Intelligence
4 281 (10.41%) Scrum
5 264 (9.78%) OO
6 187 (6.93%) ETL
7 185 (6.85%) ITIL
8 178 (6.60%) Software Engineering
9 164 (6.08%) Continuous Integration
10 163 (6.04%) Unit Testing
11 144 (5.34%) Performance Tuning
12 139 (5.15%) Mentoring
13 134 (4.96%) Web Development
14 112 (4.15%) Web Application Development
15 110 (4.08%) E-Commerce
16 88 (3.26%) Project Management
17 87 (3.22%) MVVM
18 85 (3.15%) Kanban
19 84 (3.11%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 1332 (49.35%) C#
2 1238 (45.87%) SQL
3 760 (28.16%) JavaScript
4 609 (22.56%) T-SQL
5 319 (11.82%) VB.NET
6 183 (6.78%) Java
7 170 (6.30%) VB
8 85 (3.15%) VBA
9 84 (3.11%) PHP
10 74 (2.74%) PowerShell
11 68 (2.52%) VB6
12 58 (2.15%) C++
13 42 (1.56%) PL/SQL
14 31 (1.15%) Shell Script
15 29 (1.07%) VBScript
16 27 (1.00%) Perl
17 22 (0.82%) Ruby
18 18 (0.67%) Python
19 14 (0.52%) C
20 13 (0.48%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 222 (8.23%) Degree
2 141 (5.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 76 (2.82%) MCSE
4 48 (1.78%) MCP
5 46 (1.70%) MCITP
6 45 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
7 41 (1.52%) CCNA
8 37 (1.37%) MCSA
8 37 (1.37%) Citrix Certification
9 34 (1.26%) CCA
10 32 (1.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 29 (1.07%) ISEB
12 20 (0.74%) NCDA
12 20 (0.74%) NCIE
12 20 (0.74%) VTSP
13 19 (0.70%) Security Cleared
13 19 (0.70%) CCNP
13 19 (0.70%) CCEA
14 17 (0.63%) MCAD
14 17 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 121 (4.48%) QA
2 85 (3.15%) SLA
3 20 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (0.56%) WAI
5 8 (0.30%) ISO 8583
6 5 (0.19%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.11%) HL7
8 2 (0.074%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.037%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.037%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 228 (8.45%) Active Directory
2 161 (5.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 94 (3.48%) Hyper-V
4 62 (2.30%) XenApp
5 34 (1.26%) XenDesktop
6 32 (1.19%) XenServer
7 31 (1.15%) VMware ESX
8 26 (0.96%) Oracle RMAN
8 26 (0.96%) vSphere
9 24 (0.89%) Oracle RAC
10 20 (0.74%) vCloud
11 19 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
12 18 (0.67%) Microsoft App-V
12 18 (0.67%) Terminal Services
13 5 (0.19%) Xen
13 5 (0.19%) qmail
14 4 (0.15%) VMware Server
14 4 (0.15%) VMware Workstation
14 4 (0.15%) UAG
15 3 (0.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 54 (2.00%) SCCM
2 27 (1.00%) Data Guard
3 26 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
4 12 (0.44%) SCVMM
4 12 (0.44%) NetBackup
5 11 (0.41%) WSUS
6 10 (0.37%) Norton AntiVirus
7 9 (0.33%) Nagios
8 8 (0.30%) Backup Exec
8 8 (0.30%) SCOM
8 8 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (0.22%) Foglight
10 4 (0.15%) HP Data Protector
10 4 (0.15%) Pingdom
10 4 (0.15%) Puppet
11 3 (0.11%) Opsview
11 3 (0.11%) WMI
12 2 (0.074%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 2 (0.074%) Plesk
13 1 (0.037%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 998 (36.98%) Microsoft
2 338 (12.52%) Oracle
3 225 (8.34%) VMware
4 123 (4.56%) Citrix
5 88 (3.26%) Cisco
6 68 (2.52%) NetApp
7 57 (2.11%) Business Objects
8 55 (2.04%) HP
9 41 (1.52%) CommVault
10 40 (1.48%) Apple
11 37 (1.37%) SAP
12 36 (1.33%) IBM
13 30 (1.11%) AppSense
14 29 (1.07%) Google
15 28 (1.04%) EMC
16 23 (0.85%) EnterpriseDB
17 20 (0.74%) Symantec
17 20 (0.74%) Cognos
18 17 (0.63%) CheckPoint
19 16 (0.59%) Informatica
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East Riding
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: 45000
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: 45000
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ilkley, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
IT Connections
Salary: 28,000 to £37,000
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday