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 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
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1557 1294 1522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 21.04% 24.25% 26.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.32% 48.39% 46.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1270 1103 1295
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,600
% change year-on-year
- +2.45%
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
3513 2674 3292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 47.48% 50.12% 56.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2795 2204 2824
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 19 September 2014.

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 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 -2 994 £35,000 - 163
North Yorkshire +1 275 £40,000 +14.28% 39
South Yorkshire 0 229 £35,000 - 36
East Yorkshire +15 38 £28,500 -5.00% 9
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 1238 (39.07%) SQL Server
2 1200 (37.87%) .NET
3 959 (30.26%) C#
4 854 (26.95%) Agile Software Development
5 812 (25.62%) Microsoft
6 763 (24.08%) T-SQL
7 729 (23.00%) Oracle
8 688 (21.71%) HTML
9 660 (20.83%) JavaScript
10 614 (19.38%) ASP.NET
11 581 (18.33%) Java
12 536 (16.91%) MVC
13 498 (15.71%) Finance
13 498 (15.71%) CSS
14 484 (15.27%) XML
15 480 (15.15%) Windows
16 474 (14.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 460 (14.52%) Business Intelligence
18 455 (14.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 451 (14.23%) MS Excel
20 407 (12.84%) Web Services
21 385 (12.15%) jQuery
22 339 (10.70%) SQL Server 2008
23 311 (9.81%) .NET Framework
24 309 (9.75%) Linux
25 302 (9.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
26 301 (9.50%) PL/SQL
27 296 (9.34%) UNIX
28 295 (9.31%) Spring
29 279 (8.80%) Scrum

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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
1 248 (7.83%) Tomcat
2 160 (5.05%) SharePoint
3 151 (4.76%) Apache
4 124 (3.91%) WebLogic
5 90 (2.84%) IIS
5 90 (2.84%) WebSphere
6 67 (2.11%) SAS
7 49 (1.55%) CMS
8 48 (1.51%) MS Exchange
9 27 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
10 25 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
11 22 (0.69%) WordPress
12 19 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
13 18 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
14 17 (0.54%) Node.js
15 15 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
16 14 (0.44%) Oracle Application Server
17 12 (0.38%) GlassFish
17 12 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2013
17 12 (0.38%) Lync
Applications
1 451 (14.23%) MS Excel
2 88 (2.78%) MS Office
3 37 (1.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (0.57%) Photoshop
5 15 (0.47%) PowerPivot
6 14 (0.44%) MS Project
7 13 (0.41%) MS Visio
8 12 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
9 11 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
10 4 (0.13%) InfoPath
11 3 (0.095%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 40 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
3 24 (0.76%) Oracle Retail
4 20 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
5 16 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
6 15 (0.47%) Magento
7 10 (0.32%) Agresso
8 9 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
8 9 (0.28%) BASE24
9 8 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
10 6 (0.19%) Sage 200
11 5 (0.16%) CODA-Financials
11 5 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
12 4 (0.13%) Academy Housing
12 4 (0.13%) arcHouse
12 4 (0.13%) Oracle Payables
12 4 (0.13%) Oracle Receivables
12 4 (0.13%) Oracle Cash Management
12 4 (0.13%) Oracle Assets
12 4 (0.13%) Oracle ASCP
Cloud Services
1 24 (0.76%) SaaS
2 16 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (0.44%) Office 365
4 4 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.095%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.095%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.095%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (2.08%) SAN
2 36 (1.14%) HTTP
3 33 (1.04%) TCP/IP
3 33 (1.04%) Firewall
4 32 (1.01%) Internet
5 26 (0.82%) Intranet
6 19 (0.60%) DHCP
7 18 (0.57%) DNS
8 17 (0.54%) LAN
9 15 (0.47%) NAS
10 13 (0.41%) Network Security
11 12 (0.38%) WAN
12 9 (0.28%) Cisco Nexus
13 8 (0.25%) Cisco IOS
13 8 (0.25%) HTTPS
14 6 (0.19%) SMTP
15 5 (0.16%) Ethernet
15 5 (0.16%) ATM
15 5 (0.16%) VPN
15 5 (0.16%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1238 (39.07%) SQL Server
2 474 (14.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 455 (14.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 339 (10.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 302 (9.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 265 (8.36%) Relational Database
7 251 (7.92%) Data Warehouse
8 238 (7.51%) Oracle Database
9 199 (6.28%) SQL Server 2012
9 199 (6.28%) MySQL
10 180 (5.68%) SQL Server 2005
11 158 (4.99%) RDBMS
12 109 (3.44%) Oracle Database 11g
13 89 (2.81%) Oracle Reports
14 78 (2.46%) Oracle Database 10g
15 69 (2.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 53 (1.67%) Big Data
17 50 (1.58%) OLAP
18 42 (1.33%) QlikView
19 38 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 243 (7.67%) Visual Studio
2 205 (6.47%) Maven
3 198 (6.25%) Subversion
4 190 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 117 (3.69%) Hudson
6 103 (3.25%) Selenium
7 93 (2.93%) Oracle APEX
8 87 (2.75%) Oracle Forms
9 68 (2.15%) Eclipse
10 65 (2.05%) JUnit
11 63 (1.99%) Cucumber
12 53 (1.67%) JIRA
13 52 (1.64%) Git (software)
14 41 (1.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 38 (1.20%) SpecFlow
16 37 (1.17%) Ant
17 35 (1.10%) Toad
17 35 (1.10%) JBehave
18 31 (0.98%) JMeter
19 28 (0.88%) FitNesse
General
1 498 (15.71%) Finance
2 140 (4.42%) Retail
3 100 (3.16%) Banking
4 70 (2.21%) Legal
5 53 (1.67%) Telecoms
6 52 (1.64%) Manufacturing
7 51 (1.61%) Games
8 43 (1.36%) Marketing
9 34 (1.07%) Advertising
10 21 (0.66%) Retail Banking
11 18 (0.57%) Publishing
12 16 (0.50%) Back Office
13 14 (0.44%) Military
14 11 (0.35%) Electronics
15 10 (0.32%) Law
16 8 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
17 7 (0.22%) Financial Institution
17 7 (0.22%) Billing
18 4 (0.13%) French Language
19 3 (0.095%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1661 (52.41%) Developer
2 597 (18.84%) Analyst
3 469 (14.80%) .NET Developer
4 320 (10.10%) Java Developer
5 265 (8.36%) SQL Developer
6 252 (7.95%) Senior Developer
7 218 (6.88%) Software Developer
8 211 (6.66%) DBA
9 185 (5.84%) C# Developer
10 164 (5.18%) Support Analyst
11 142 (4.48%) C# .NET Developer
12 116 (3.66%) Junior
12 116 (3.66%) Team Leader
13 113 (3.57%) Business Analyst
13 113 (3.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 110 (3.47%) Applications Support
15 106 (3.34%) Consultant
16 105 (3.31%) SQL DBA
17 103 (3.25%) Test Analyst
18 100 (3.16%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1200 (37.87%) .NET
2 688 (21.71%) HTML
3 614 (19.38%) ASP.NET
4 498 (15.71%) CSS
5 484 (15.27%) XML
6 407 (12.84%) Web Services
7 385 (12.15%) jQuery
8 311 (9.81%) .NET Framework
9 295 (9.31%) Spring
10 237 (7.48%) ASP.NET MVC
11 212 (6.69%) WCF
12 188 (5.93%) J2EE
13 177 (5.59%) SOAP
14 168 (5.30%) HTML5
15 165 (5.21%) Ajax
16 136 (4.29%) WinForms
17 135 (4.26%) REST
18 131 (4.13%) Hibernate
19 115 (3.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 105 (3.31%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 273 (8.61%) Analytical Skills
2 125 (3.94%) Enterprise Software
3 75 (2.37%) Management Information System
4 57 (1.80%) Computer Science
5 46 (1.45%) Mobile App
6 44 (1.39%) Mathematics
7 41 (1.29%) Clustering
8 39 (1.23%) Replication
9 33 (1.04%) NHS
10 31 (0.98%) Open Source
11 29 (0.92%) Statistics
12 24 (0.76%) Client/Server
12 24 (0.76%) User Experience
13 23 (0.73%) Visualisation
14 19 (0.60%) Tandem
15 18 (0.57%) iPad
16 17 (0.54%) Arduino
17 16 (0.50%) Social Media
17 16 (0.50%) Credit Risk
17 16 (0.50%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 480 (15.15%) Windows
2 309 (9.75%) Linux
3 296 (9.34%) UNIX
4 87 (2.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 69 (2.18%) Android
6 52 (1.64%) Apple iOS
7 49 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 39 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
9 24 (0.76%) Windows 7
10 23 (0.73%) Solaris
11 22 (0.69%) Windows 8
12 21 (0.66%) Windows 2000 Server
13 20 (0.63%) Windows XP
14 15 (0.47%) AIX
15 12 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 10 (0.32%) Windows Phone
17 9 (0.28%) HPUX
18 8 (0.25%) CentOS
19 6 (0.19%) Windows Phone 8
19 6 (0.19%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 854 (26.95%) Agile Software Development
2 536 (16.91%) MVC
3 460 (14.52%) Business Intelligence
4 279 (8.80%) Scrum
5 258 (8.14%) OO
6 240 (7.57%) TDD
7 229 (7.23%) E-Commerce
8 217 (6.85%) Mentoring
9 204 (6.44%) Project Management
10 197 (6.22%) Software Engineering
11 195 (6.15%) ITIL
12 175 (5.52%) ETL
13 152 (4.80%) OOP
14 145 (4.58%) Continuous Integration
15 144 (4.54%) UML
16 130 (4.10%) Unit Testing
17 129 (4.07%) Performance Tuning
18 123 (3.88%) Migration
19 109 (3.44%) User Acceptance Testing
20 106 (3.34%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 959 (30.26%) C#
2 763 (24.08%) T-SQL
3 660 (20.83%) JavaScript
4 581 (18.33%) Java
5 301 (9.50%) PL/SQL
6 258 (8.14%) VB.NET
7 148 (4.67%) VB
8 131 (4.13%) PHP
9 91 (2.87%) C++
9 91 (2.87%) VBA
10 62 (1.96%) Shell Script
11 59 (1.86%) VB6
12 51 (1.61%) PowerShell
13 43 (1.36%) Perl
14 35 (1.10%) C
15 34 (1.07%) Python
16 29 (0.92%) Bash Shell
17 27 (0.85%) Objective-C
18 23 (0.73%) VBScript
19 20 (0.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 268 (8.46%) Degree
2 66 (2.08%) ISEB
3 58 (1.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 27 (0.85%) Security Cleared
5 24 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
6 23 (0.73%) MCSE
7 21 (0.66%) ISTQB
8 20 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 19 (0.60%) Oracle Certification
10 18 (0.57%) OCP
11 17 (0.54%) MCAD
12 15 (0.47%) HND
13 14 (0.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 12 (0.38%) MCP
15 11 (0.35%) SC Cleared
16 9 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
17 8 (0.25%) VCDX
17 8 (0.25%) NCDA
17 8 (0.25%) NCIE
17 8 (0.25%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 172 (5.43%) QA
2 123 (3.88%) SLA
3 8 (0.25%) ISO 8583
3 8 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.22%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.19%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.16%) HL7
7 2 (0.063%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.063%) CRD IV
7 2 (0.063%) WAI
7 2 (0.063%) Basel II
8 1 (0.032%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 117 (3.69%) Active Directory
2 69 (2.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (1.42%) Hyper-V
4 39 (1.23%) Oracle RMAN
5 31 (0.98%) Oracle RAC
6 27 (0.85%) vSphere
7 20 (0.63%) XenServer
7 20 (0.63%) VMware ESX
8 13 (0.41%) XenApp
9 9 (0.28%) Terminal Services
10 7 (0.22%) NFS
11 6 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
12 5 (0.16%) Varnish
13 4 (0.13%) Xen
14 2 (0.063%) XenDesktop
14 2 (0.063%) Shibboleth
15 1 (0.032%) Forefront TMG
15 1 (0.032%) HDFS
15 1 (0.032%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 36 (1.14%) Data Guard
2 33 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
3 22 (0.69%) SCCM
4 13 (0.41%) Foglight
4 13 (0.41%) NetBackup
4 13 (0.41%) Puppet
5 9 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (0.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 7 (0.22%) Nagios
6 7 (0.22%) Opsview
7 6 (0.19%) SCDPM
7 6 (0.19%) SCOM
8 5 (0.16%) Backup Exec
9 4 (0.13%) Tivoli
10 3 (0.095%) Oracle Statspack
10 3 (0.095%) Legato
10 3 (0.095%) Hyperic
10 3 (0.095%) Cobbler
11 2 (0.063%) Cacti
12 1 (0.032%) Munin
Vendors
1 812 (25.62%) Microsoft
2 729 (23.00%) Oracle
3 115 (3.63%) VMware
4 96 (3.03%) JBoss
5 63 (1.99%) Citrix
6 61 (1.92%) HP
7 59 (1.86%) Cisco
8 57 (1.80%) Business Objects
9 50 (1.58%) IBM
10 39 (1.23%) NetApp
11 37 (1.17%) SAP
12 21 (0.66%) Sybase
13 19 (0.60%) Cognos
13 19 (0.60%) Adobe
13 19 (0.60%) CommVault
14 18 (0.57%) Zend
15 17 (0.54%) Atmel
16 16 (0.50%) Apple
17 15 (0.47%) Splunk
17 15 (0.47%) SolarWinds
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits package attached
Posted: 22 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £40000 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
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighouse, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday