The table below looks at the statistics for SQL 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 over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1699 1664 1390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 23.41% 23.83% 25.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 47.81% 48.87% 48.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1488 1346 1151
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 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3554 3405 2857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 48.96% 48.77% 52.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2996 2693 2402
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 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

SQL
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Yorkshire region.

SQL Salary Trend in Yorkshire

SQL
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

SQL
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 within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 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 0 1233 £38,500 +10.00% 200
North Yorkshire -7 223 £35,000 -9.67% 41
South Yorkshire -3 210 £35,000 - 41
East Yorkshire +18 21 £35,000 +40.00% 7
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing SQL 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.

1 1506 (43.60%) SQL Server
2 1404 (40.65%) .NET
3 1276 (36.94%) C#
4 1078 (31.21%) Agile Software Development
5 1028 (29.76%) Microsoft
6 840 (24.32%) ASP.NET
7 832 (24.09%) T-SQL
8 763 (22.09%) JavaScript
9 756 (21.89%) HTML
10 672 (19.46%) CSS
11 656 (18.99%) Oracle
12 647 (18.73%) Finance
13 637 (18.44%) MVC
14 617 (17.86%) MS Excel
15 547 (15.84%) Business Intelligence
16 544 (15.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 519 (15.03%) Windows
18 503 (14.56%) Java
19 484 (14.01%) jQuery
20 474 (13.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 469 (13.58%) XML
22 451 (13.06%) .NET Framework
23 384 (11.12%) OO
24 346 (10.02%) Web Services
25 332 (9.61%) Degree
26 328 (9.50%) Visual Studio
27 322 (9.32%) SQL Server 2008
28 321 (9.29%) Data Warehouse
29 314 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
30 295 (8.54%) Analytical Skills

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing SQL 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 188 (5.44%) SharePoint
2 142 (4.11%) IIS
3 105 (3.04%) Apache
4 94 (2.72%) WebLogic
5 85 (2.46%) Tomcat
6 84 (2.43%) SAS
7 65 (1.88%) BizTalk Server
8 60 (1.74%) WebSphere
9 53 (1.53%) CMS
9 53 (1.53%) SharePoint 2010
10 52 (1.51%) JBoss
11 50 (1.45%) MS Exchange
12 47 (1.36%) SharePoint 2013
13 40 (1.16%) Node.js
14 28 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
15 21 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2003
16 19 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2013
17 18 (0.52%) Lync
18 16 (0.46%) nginx
18 16 (0.46%) Kentico
Applications
1 617 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 113 (3.27%) MS Office
3 37 (1.07%) Photoshop
3 37 (1.07%) SPSS
4 30 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
5 22 (0.64%) MS Visio
6 19 (0.55%) PowerPivot
7 14 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
8 13 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
9 7 (0.20%) MS Project
10 6 (0.17%) InfoPath
11 5 (0.14%) FastStats
12 2 (0.058%) AutoCAD
13 1 (0.029%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 101 (2.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 52 (1.51%) Dynamics NAV
3 32 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
4 20 (0.58%) Agresso
4 20 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
5 14 (0.41%) SAP Business One
6 13 (0.38%) Finacle
6 13 (0.38%) Summit
6 13 (0.38%) Temenos T24
6 13 (0.38%) FLEXCUBE
7 11 (0.32%) Sage 200
7 11 (0.32%) Pegasus Opera
8 10 (0.29%) Google Analytics
9 7 (0.20%) BASE24
10 5 (0.14%) Oracle Receivables
10 5 (0.14%) Oracle Cash Management
10 5 (0.14%) Oracle Payables
10 5 (0.14%) Oracle ASCP
10 5 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 4 (0.12%) MFGPRO
Cloud Services
1 65 (1.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 57 (1.65%) Office 365
3 50 (1.45%) SaaS
4 32 (0.93%) Amazon S3
5 28 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
6 19 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
7 16 (0.46%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (0.087%) Route 53
9 1 (0.029%) Heroku
9 1 (0.029%) PaaS
9 1 (0.029%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 100 (2.90%) SAN
2 42 (1.22%) Firewall
3 33 (0.96%) Internet
4 28 (0.81%) TCP/IP
5 25 (0.72%) DNS
6 24 (0.69%) LAN
7 23 (0.67%) WAN
7 23 (0.67%) Intranet
8 19 (0.55%) HTTP
9 17 (0.49%) VoIP
10 16 (0.46%) DHCP
11 10 (0.29%) Intrusion Detection
11 10 (0.29%) Unified Communications
12 9 (0.26%) NAS
13 8 (0.23%) Cisco ASA
13 8 (0.23%) Cisco Nexus
14 7 (0.20%) BGP
14 7 (0.20%) MPLS
14 7 (0.20%) OSPF
15 6 (0.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1506 (43.60%) SQL Server
2 544 (15.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 474 (13.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 322 (9.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 321 (9.29%) Data Warehouse
6 281 (8.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 270 (7.82%) MySQL
8 254 (7.35%) Relational Database
9 177 (5.12%) SQL Server 2012
10 173 (5.01%) SQL Server 2005
11 164 (4.75%) Oracle Database
12 112 (3.24%) RDBMS
13 83 (2.40%) Big Data
14 80 (2.32%) Oracle Database 11g
15 77 (2.23%) MongoDB
16 69 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
16 69 (2.00%) Data Mining
17 64 (1.85%) Oracle Database 10g
18 52 (1.51%) Oracle BI EE
19 48 (1.39%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 328 (9.50%) Visual Studio
2 264 (7.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 198 (5.73%) Subversion
4 104 (3.01%) Git (software)
5 87 (2.52%) JUnit
6 82 (2.37%) Jenkins
6 82 (2.37%) JIRA
7 81 (2.35%) NUnit
8 80 (2.32%) Maven
8 80 (2.32%) Eclipse
9 68 (1.97%) Hudson
10 63 (1.82%) SoapUI
11 61 (1.77%) Moq
12 60 (1.74%) Selenium
12 60 (1.74%) ReSharper
13 55 (1.59%) Oracle Forms
14 52 (1.51%) MSTest
15 51 (1.48%) Oracle APEX
16 40 (1.16%) Ant
17 33 (0.96%) FitNesse
General
1 647 (18.73%) Finance
2 267 (7.73%) Retail
3 111 (3.21%) Banking
4 78 (2.26%) Marketing
5 73 (2.11%) Legal
6 67 (1.94%) Manufacturing
7 53 (1.53%) Pharmaceutical
8 50 (1.45%) Telecoms
9 49 (1.42%) Advertising
10 38 (1.10%) Retail Banking
11 24 (0.69%) Publishing
12 23 (0.67%) Games
13 19 (0.55%) Back Office
14 11 (0.32%) Electronics
14 11 (0.32%) Financial Institution
15 10 (0.29%) French Language
16 8 (0.23%) Law
17 7 (0.20%) Military
18 2 (0.058%) Automotive
18 2 (0.058%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1806 (52.29%) Developer
2 658 (19.05%) Analyst
3 552 (15.98%) .NET Developer
4 377 (10.91%) Senior Developer
5 265 (7.67%) Software Developer
6 258 (7.47%) DBA
7 202 (5.85%) C# Developer
8 192 (5.56%) SQL Developer
9 179 (5.18%) Test Analyst
10 175 (5.07%) SQL DBA
11 171 (4.95%) Support Analyst
12 169 (4.89%) Java Developer
13 166 (4.81%) Applications Support
14 165 (4.78%) C# .NET Developer
15 147 (4.26%) Junior
16 133 (3.85%) Administrator
17 119 (3.45%) Junior Developer
18 110 (3.18%) Business Intelligence Developer
19 104 (3.01%) Consultant
20 101 (2.92%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1404 (40.65%) .NET
2 840 (24.32%) ASP.NET
3 756 (21.89%) HTML
4 672 (19.46%) CSS
5 484 (14.01%) jQuery
6 469 (13.58%) XML
7 451 (13.06%) .NET Framework
8 346 (10.02%) Web Services
9 314 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
10 220 (6.37%) Ajax
11 213 (6.17%) WCF
12 199 (5.76%) HTML5
13 197 (5.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 167 (4.83%) WinForms
15 156 (4.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 143 (4.14%) WPF
16 143 (4.14%) Spring
17 127 (3.68%) J2EE
18 103 (2.98%) CSS3
19 95 (2.75%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 295 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
2 129 (3.73%) Management Information System
3 117 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
4 107 (3.10%) Replication
5 83 (2.40%) Mobile App
6 61 (1.77%) NHS
7 59 (1.71%) Clustering
8 56 (1.62%) Computer Science
9 53 (1.53%) Statistics
10 46 (1.33%) Mathematics
11 45 (1.30%) Visualisation
12 41 (1.19%) User Experience
13 39 (1.13%) Client/Server
14 36 (1.04%) Data Integration
15 34 (0.98%) Open Source
16 25 (0.72%) Data Structures
16 25 (0.72%) Data Extraction
17 24 (0.69%) iPad
18 19 (0.55%) N-Tier
19 16 (0.46%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 519 (15.03%) Windows
2 233 (6.75%) Linux
3 217 (6.28%) UNIX
4 99 (2.87%) Apple iOS
5 93 (2.69%) Android
6 57 (1.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 55 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 50 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 34 (0.98%) Windows 7
10 24 (0.69%) Windows XP
11 20 (0.58%) Solaris
12 19 (0.55%) Windows 8
13 17 (0.49%) AIX
14 9 (0.26%) Windows 2000 Server
15 8 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 7 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
17 6 (0.17%) Windows Vista
18 4 (0.12%) Windows Phone
19 2 (0.058%) Ubuntu
19 2 (0.058%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1078 (31.21%) Agile Software Development
2 637 (18.44%) MVC
3 547 (15.84%) Business Intelligence
4 384 (11.12%) OO
5 293 (8.48%) Scrum
6 283 (8.19%) TDD
7 245 (7.09%) E-Commerce
8 234 (6.77%) ETL
8 234 (6.77%) ITIL
9 210 (6.08%) Unit Testing
10 205 (5.94%) Software Engineering
10 205 (5.94%) Performance Tuning
11 203 (5.88%) Analytics
12 174 (5.04%) OOP
13 171 (4.95%) Continuous Integration
13 171 (4.95%) Mentoring
14 159 (4.60%) CRM
15 158 (4.57%) Migration
16 149 (4.31%) Test Scripting
17 130 (3.76%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 1276 (36.94%) C#
2 832 (24.09%) T-SQL
3 763 (22.09%) JavaScript
4 503 (14.56%) Java
5 286 (8.28%) VB.NET
6 265 (7.67%) PL/SQL
7 192 (5.56%) PHP
8 178 (5.15%) VB
9 105 (3.04%) VBA
10 86 (2.49%) Python
11 72 (2.08%) Bash Shell
12 68 (1.97%) Shell Script
13 64 (1.85%) C++
14 55 (1.59%) Ruby
15 53 (1.53%) C
16 52 (1.51%) PowerShell
17 50 (1.45%) VB6
18 48 (1.39%) Perl
19 46 (1.33%) R
20 33 (0.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 332 (9.61%) Degree
2 125 (3.62%) ISEB
3 112 (3.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 107 (3.10%) VCP4
5 76 (2.20%) ISTQB
6 50 (1.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 37 (1.07%) MCP
8 34 (0.98%) MCTS
9 28 (0.81%) MCAD
9 28 (0.81%) MCSD
10 27 (0.78%) MCSE
11 25 (0.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 20 (0.58%) Security Cleared
13 19 (0.55%) MCITP
14 14 (0.41%) SC Cleared
15 13 (0.38%) MCSA
15 13 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
16 9 (0.26%) CCNP
17 8 (0.23%) Oracle Certification
18 7 (0.20%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 177 (5.12%) QA
2 111 (3.21%) SLA
3 21 (0.61%) Data Quality
4 17 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 15 (0.43%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.14%) ISO 8583
6 5 (0.14%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.029%) COBIT
System Software
1 109 (3.16%) Hyper-V
1 109 (3.16%) Active Directory
2 72 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (0.81%) Varnish
4 27 (0.78%) Oracle RMAN
5 23 (0.67%) XenApp
6 20 (0.58%) vSphere
7 18 (0.52%) HDFS
8 14 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
9 12 (0.35%) XenServer
9 12 (0.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 12 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
10 11 (0.32%) XenDesktop
11 10 (0.29%) Terminal Services
12 8 (0.23%) VMware ESX
13 6 (0.17%) Terminal Server
14 5 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
15 4 (0.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 4 (0.12%) VMware Server
16 3 (0.087%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 42 (1.22%) Puppet
2 41 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
3 34 (0.98%) Tivoli
4 30 (0.87%) Cobbler
5 24 (0.69%) SCCM
6 23 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
7 21 (0.61%) Data Guard
7 21 (0.61%) SCOM
8 14 (0.41%) SCVMM
9 13 (0.38%) NetBackup
10 8 (0.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 8 (0.23%) SCDPM
11 7 (0.20%) ARCserve
12 6 (0.17%) Oracle Statspack
13 5 (0.14%) Graphite
13 5 (0.14%) Backup Exec
14 4 (0.12%) WSUS
15 3 (0.087%) Capistrano
15 3 (0.087%) SolarWinds Orion
15 3 (0.087%) Opsview
Vendors
1 1028 (29.76%) Microsoft
2 656 (18.99%) Oracle
3 106 (3.07%) Business Objects
4 105 (3.04%) VMware
5 78 (2.26%) Apple
6 58 (1.68%) SAP
7 51 (1.48%) IBM
8 50 (1.45%) HP
9 49 (1.42%) Tableau
10 46 (1.33%) Citrix
11 45 (1.30%) Cisco
12 35 (1.01%) Zend
13 29 (0.84%) Sybase
14 26 (0.75%) Sage
15 24 (0.69%) Google
16 23 (0.67%) Adobe
17 16 (0.46%) CommVault
18 15 (0.43%) Pegasus
19 14 (0.41%) SolarWinds
20 13 (0.38%) Fiserv
West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Elland, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £19000 - £24000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Culture
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hessle, North Humberside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + fantastic benefits!
Posted: 15 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Premier Farnell
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 16 hours ago
South Yorkshire
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + package
Posted: 16 hours ago