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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1703 1602 1383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 25.24% 22.16% 25.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.95% 46.33% 49.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1450 1368 1145
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
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
3627 3458 2784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 53.75% 47.84% 51.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3119 2781 2246
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 1102 £40,000 +6.66% 186
North Yorkshire +2 324 £37,500 +7.14% 40
South Yorkshire 0 227 £37,500 +15.38% 29
East Yorkshire +2 36 £30,000 - 6
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 1558 (43.95%) SQL Server
2 1511 (42.62%) .NET
3 1362 (38.42%) C#
4 1204 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
5 990 (27.93%) Microsoft
6 864 (24.37%) ASP.NET
7 830 (23.41%) T-SQL
8 827 (23.33%) JavaScript
9 714 (20.14%) HTML
10 679 (19.15%) MVC
11 642 (18.11%) Finance
12 635 (17.91%) Oracle
13 611 (17.24%) CSS
14 573 (16.16%) MS Excel
15 564 (15.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 526 (14.84%) Java
17 509 (14.36%) Business Intelligence
18 497 (14.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 490 (13.82%) Windows
20 481 (13.57%) jQuery
21 443 (12.50%) XML
22 435 (12.27%) .NET Framework
23 402 (11.34%) Visual Studio
24 399 (11.26%) Degree
25 367 (10.35%) SDLC
26 355 (10.01%) ASP.NET MVC
27 351 (9.90%) Data Warehouse
28 345 (9.73%) Team Foundation Server
29 340 (9.59%) Web Services
30 324 (9.14%) Scrum

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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
1 187 (5.28%) SharePoint
2 173 (4.88%) IIS
3 94 (2.65%) Apache
4 70 (1.97%) SAS
5 66 (1.86%) MS Exchange
6 39 (1.10%) CMS
6 39 (1.10%) WebSphere
7 38 (1.07%) Tomcat
7 38 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2013
8 32 (0.90%) Lync
8 32 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2010
8 32 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
9 31 (0.87%) WebLogic
10 28 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
11 24 (0.68%) JBoss
12 18 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
13 17 (0.48%) Node.js
14 16 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
15 14 (0.39%) GlassFish
16 13 (0.37%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 573 (16.16%) MS Excel
2 139 (3.92%) MS Office
3 43 (1.21%) SPSS
4 27 (0.76%) Photoshop
5 26 (0.73%) PowerPivot
6 20 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
7 16 (0.45%) MS Visio
8 13 (0.37%) MS Project
9 12 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
10 4 (0.11%) FastStats
10 4 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 55 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 38 (1.07%) Dynamics NAV
3 22 (0.62%) SAP Business One
4 21 (0.59%) Sage 200
4 21 (0.59%) Pegasus Opera
5 20 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
6 19 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
7 15 (0.42%) Oracle Applications
8 14 (0.39%) Oracle EBS R12
9 10 (0.28%) Unica
10 6 (0.17%) MFGPRO
11 4 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
11 4 (0.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 3 (0.085%) Oracle General Ledger
12 3 (0.085%) Oracle Payables
12 3 (0.085%) Maximo
12 3 (0.085%) CODA-Financials
13 2 (0.056%) Agresso
13 2 (0.056%) WebTrends
13 2 (0.056%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 128 (3.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 58 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
3 55 (1.55%) SaaS
4 46 (1.30%) Office 365
5 15 (0.42%) Google Analytics
5 15 (0.42%) Amazon S3
6 10 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (0.28%) Amazon SQS
7 4 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.056%) PaaS
8 2 (0.056%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.028%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.028%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.028%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 79 (2.23%) SAN
2 50 (1.41%) LAN
3 49 (1.38%) WAN
4 42 (1.18%) TCP/IP
4 42 (1.18%) Internet
5 41 (1.16%) DNS
6 40 (1.13%) Firewall
7 32 (0.90%) Intranet
8 29 (0.82%) HTTP
9 26 (0.73%) Unified Communications
10 21 (0.59%) NetScaler
10 21 (0.59%) DHCP
11 20 (0.56%) NAS
12 19 (0.54%) LDAP
13 13 (0.37%) Skype
14 9 (0.25%) SSL
14 9 (0.25%) Wireless
15 8 (0.23%) VoIP
16 7 (0.20%) VPN
16 7 (0.20%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1558 (43.95%) SQL Server
2 564 (15.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 497 (14.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 351 (9.90%) Data Warehouse
5 306 (8.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 281 (7.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 223 (6.29%) MySQL
8 208 (5.87%) Relational Database
9 193 (5.44%) SQL Server 2012
10 181 (5.11%) SQL Server 2005
11 180 (5.08%) Oracle Database
12 84 (2.37%) Oracle Database 11g
13 74 (2.09%) Oracle Reports
14 68 (1.92%) Oracle Database 10g
15 64 (1.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 62 (1.75%) RDBMS
17 60 (1.69%) QlikView
18 58 (1.64%) Data Mining
19 53 (1.50%) Big Data
20 48 (1.35%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 402 (11.34%) Visual Studio
2 345 (9.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 101 (2.85%) Subversion
4 87 (2.45%) NUnit
5 86 (2.43%) Selenium
6 79 (2.23%) JIRA
7 67 (1.89%) JUnit
8 64 (1.81%) Git (software)
9 57 (1.61%) Oracle APEX
10 49 (1.38%) MSTest
11 43 (1.21%) Maven
12 41 (1.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 36 (1.02%) Oracle Forms
13 36 (1.02%) Eclipse
14 32 (0.90%) Moq
14 32 (0.90%) Jenkins
15 27 (0.76%) Toad
16 26 (0.73%) HP UFT
16 26 (0.73%) SoapUI
17 25 (0.71%) ReSharper
General
1 642 (18.11%) Finance
2 214 (6.04%) Retail
3 79 (2.23%) Pharmaceutical
4 72 (2.03%) Marketing
5 67 (1.89%) Banking
6 63 (1.78%) Manufacturing
7 56 (1.58%) Legal
8 33 (0.93%) Telecoms
9 32 (0.90%) Games
10 22 (0.62%) Advertising
11 19 (0.54%) Back Office
12 16 (0.45%) Publishing
12 16 (0.45%) Retail Banking
13 15 (0.42%) Law
14 8 (0.23%) Electronics
14 8 (0.23%) Financial Institution
15 5 (0.14%) Automotive
15 5 (0.14%) Local Government
16 4 (0.11%) Front Office
17 2 (0.056%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 1839 (51.88%) Developer
2 698 (19.69%) Analyst
3 582 (16.42%) .NET Developer
4 384 (10.83%) Senior Developer
5 271 (7.64%) Software Developer
6 249 (7.02%) DBA
7 209 (5.90%) SQL Developer
8 202 (5.70%) C# Developer
9 194 (5.47%) Test Analyst
10 182 (5.13%) SQL DBA
11 164 (4.63%) Support Analyst
12 157 (4.43%) C# .NET Developer
13 134 (3.78%) Software Engineer
14 129 (3.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 128 (3.61%) Junior
16 125 (3.53%) Business Analyst
17 124 (3.50%) Applications Support
18 120 (3.39%) Tester
19 112 (3.16%) Senior .NET Developer
20 110 (3.10%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1511 (42.62%) .NET
2 864 (24.37%) ASP.NET
3 714 (20.14%) HTML
4 611 (17.24%) CSS
5 481 (13.57%) jQuery
6 443 (12.50%) XML
7 435 (12.27%) .NET Framework
8 355 (10.01%) ASP.NET MVC
9 340 (9.59%) Web Services
10 219 (6.18%) Entity Framework
11 210 (5.92%) HTML5
12 204 (5.75%) Ajax
13 203 (5.73%) WCF
14 182 (5.13%) WinForms
15 161 (4.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 122 (3.44%) CSS3
17 121 (3.41%) LINQ
18 116 (3.27%) AngularJS
19 112 (3.16%) WPF
20 98 (2.76%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 281 (7.93%) Analytical Skills
2 103 (2.91%) NHS
3 102 (2.88%) Management Information System
4 80 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
5 74 (2.09%) Computer Science
6 71 (2.00%) Replication
7 68 (1.92%) Clustering
8 64 (1.81%) User Experience
9 59 (1.66%) Visualisation
10 52 (1.47%) Mobile App
11 50 (1.41%) Data Integration
12 45 (1.27%) Statistics
13 42 (1.18%) Mathematics
14 40 (1.13%) Client/Server
15 33 (0.93%) Data Centre
16 28 (0.79%) GIS
17 25 (0.71%) Data Structures
17 25 (0.71%) Data Extraction
18 23 (0.65%) Private Cloud
18 23 (0.65%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 490 (13.82%) Windows
2 288 (8.12%) Linux
3 252 (7.11%) UNIX
4 93 (2.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 86 (2.43%) Android
6 80 (2.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 61 (1.72%) Apple iOS
8 53 (1.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 32 (0.90%) Windows 7
10 24 (0.68%) Windows 8
11 18 (0.51%) Solaris
12 15 (0.42%) AIX
13 14 (0.39%) Windows XP
14 11 (0.31%) Debian
15 10 (0.28%) Ubuntu
15 10 (0.28%) SUSE
15 10 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 9 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
16 9 (0.25%) Windows 2000
17 6 (0.17%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1204 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
2 679 (19.15%) MVC
3 509 (14.36%) Business Intelligence
4 367 (10.35%) SDLC
5 324 (9.14%) Scrum
6 315 (8.89%) TDD
7 273 (7.70%) OO
8 263 (7.42%) Software Engineering
9 246 (6.94%) Unit Testing
10 241 (6.80%) ITIL
11 220 (6.21%) ETL
12 211 (5.95%) Performance Tuning
13 190 (5.36%) Continuous Integration
14 187 (5.28%) Mentoring
15 184 (5.19%) Migration
16 180 (5.08%) Test Scripting
17 166 (4.68%) Automated Testing
18 146 (4.12%) Analytics
19 137 (3.86%) OOP
20 135 (3.81%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1362 (38.42%) C#
2 830 (23.41%) T-SQL
3 827 (23.33%) JavaScript
4 526 (14.84%) Java
5 284 (8.01%) VB.NET
6 267 (7.53%) PL/SQL
7 174 (4.91%) PHP
8 151 (4.26%) VB
9 107 (3.02%) Python
10 91 (2.57%) Shell Script
11 90 (2.54%) C++
12 73 (2.06%) PowerShell
13 60 (1.69%) VBA
14 52 (1.47%) VBScript
15 46 (1.30%) Bash Shell
16 45 (1.27%) VB6
17 44 (1.24%) R
18 43 (1.21%) Perl
19 36 (1.02%) C
19 36 (1.02%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 399 (11.26%) Degree
2 194 (5.47%) ISEB
3 150 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 104 (2.93%) ISTQB
5 42 (1.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 39 (1.10%) MCSD
7 36 (1.02%) Security Cleared
8 31 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
9 27 (0.76%) CCNA
10 26 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
11 18 (0.51%) SC Cleared
11 18 (0.51%) MCSE
12 16 (0.45%) MCTS
12 16 (0.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 15 (0.42%) MCP
14 14 (0.39%) HND
14 14 (0.39%) CCNP
15 13 (0.37%) Oracle Certification
16 12 (0.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 11 (0.31%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 185 (5.22%) QA
2 94 (2.65%) SLA
3 48 (1.35%) Data Quality
4 17 (0.48%) PCI DSS
5 15 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (0.28%) SNOMED CT
7 8 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 7 (0.20%) ISO 14001
8 7 (0.20%) ISO 9001
9 5 (0.14%) HL7
10 2 (0.056%) Basel III
11 1 (0.028%) WAI
11 1 (0.028%) COBIT
System Software
1 142 (4.01%) Active Directory
2 82 (2.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 80 (2.26%) Hyper-V
4 44 (1.24%) XenApp
5 32 (0.90%) XenServer
6 31 (0.87%) vSphere
7 24 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
7 24 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
8 16 (0.45%) HDFS
9 15 (0.42%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 15 (0.42%) VMware ESX
10 14 (0.39%) XenDesktop
11 10 (0.28%) Varnish
12 9 (0.25%) NFS
12 9 (0.25%) vCloud
13 8 (0.23%) Terminal Services
13 8 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
14 4 (0.11%) VMware Server
14 4 (0.11%) SRDF
15 1 (0.028%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 36 (1.02%) Tivoli
2 34 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
3 32 (0.90%) Puppet
4 29 (0.82%) SCCM
5 27 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
6 24 (0.68%) Cobbler
6 24 (0.68%) SCOM
7 21 (0.59%) Oracle RMAN
8 18 (0.51%) Data Guard
9 17 (0.48%) Control-M
10 15 (0.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 15 (0.42%) vMotion
11 14 (0.39%) SCVMM
11 14 (0.39%) Oracle Statspack
12 7 (0.20%) OpenView
13 4 (0.11%) Backup Exec
13 4 (0.11%) WSUS
14 3 (0.085%) Nessus
14 3 (0.085%) Nmap
15 2 (0.056%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 990 (27.93%) Microsoft
2 635 (17.91%) Oracle
3 146 (4.12%) VMware
4 107 (3.02%) Business Objects
5 72 (2.03%) Citrix
6 69 (1.95%) Cisco
7 67 (1.89%) Tableau
8 63 (1.78%) SAP
9 61 (1.72%) HP
10 55 (1.55%) Apple
11 48 (1.35%) IBM
12 40 (1.13%) NetApp
13 33 (0.93%) Sage
14 30 (0.85%) Google
14 30 (0.85%) Zend
15 26 (0.73%) Cognos
16 25 (0.71%) Sitecore
17 21 (0.59%) Pegasus
18 18 (0.51%) EMC
18 18 (0.51%) Red Hat
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