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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 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 1531 1269 1524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 20.87% 23.92% 26.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.53% 48.27% 46.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1239 1087 1316
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £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 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
3438 2629 3243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 46.86% 49.55% 56.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2692 2154 2778
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -1 1002 £35,000 +2.18% 137
North Yorkshire +2 267 £37,500 +7.14% 36
South Yorkshire -2 222 £34,500 - 35
East Yorkshire +4 31 £30,000 +5.26% 7
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 1250 (40.04%) SQL Server
2 1204 (38.57%) .NET
3 942 (30.17%) C#
4 833 (26.68%) Microsoft
5 789 (25.27%) T-SQL
6 669 (21.43%) HTML
7 668 (21.40%) Oracle
8 648 (20.76%) JavaScript
9 613 (19.63%) ASP.NET
10 572 (18.32%) Java
11 538 (17.23%) Agile Software Development
12 524 (16.78%) MVC
13 490 (15.70%) CSS
14 479 (15.34%) Windows
15 467 (14.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 460 (14.73%) Finance
17 456 (14.61%) XML
18 445 (14.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 439 (14.06%) Business Intelligence
20 438 (14.03%) MS Excel
21 379 (12.14%) jQuery
22 374 (11.98%) Web Services
23 349 (11.18%) SQL Server 2008
24 312 (9.99%) Linux
25 304 (9.74%) .NET Framework
26 294 (9.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
27 292 (9.35%) Spring
28 284 (9.10%) UNIX
29 282 (9.03%) Scrum
30 270 (8.65%) PL/SQL

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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
1 256 (8.20%) Tomcat
2 158 (5.06%) Apache
3 151 (4.84%) SharePoint
4 116 (3.72%) WebLogic
5 101 (3.24%) IIS
6 81 (2.59%) WebSphere
7 56 (1.79%) SAS
8 47 (1.51%) MS Exchange
9 42 (1.35%) CMS
10 31 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
11 24 (0.77%) WebSphere Application Server
12 20 (0.64%) WordPress
13 17 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2010
14 16 (0.51%) Node.js
14 16 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
15 14 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
16 13 (0.42%) MQSeries
17 12 (0.38%) SharePoint Server
17 12 (0.38%) Oracle Application Server
17 12 (0.38%) Jetty
Applications
1 438 (14.03%) MS Excel
2 90 (2.88%) MS Office
3 35 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 19 (0.61%) MS Visio
5 15 (0.48%) Photoshop
5 15 (0.48%) MS Project
6 14 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
7 13 (0.42%) PowerPivot
8 8 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
9 4 (0.13%) InfoPath
10 3 (0.096%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 33 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
3 22 (0.70%) Oracle Retail
4 17 (0.54%) Magento
5 13 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
6 11 (0.35%) Agresso
7 9 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
8 8 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
9 7 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
10 6 (0.19%) BASE24
10 6 (0.19%) Sage 200
11 5 (0.16%) CODA-Financials
12 4 (0.13%) Academy Housing
12 4 (0.13%) arcHouse
13 3 (0.096%) Oracle Financials
13 3 (0.096%) Cognos Business Intelligence
13 3 (0.096%) Line 500
14 2 (0.064%) Sage 1000
14 2 (0.064%) Google Analytics
14 2 (0.064%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 22 (0.70%) SaaS
2 19 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (0.38%) Office 365
4 7 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.096%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.096%) ElastiCache
5 3 (0.096%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 3 (0.096%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (2.08%) SAN
2 40 (1.28%) HTTP
3 37 (1.19%) Firewall
4 36 (1.15%) Internet
5 32 (1.02%) TCP/IP
6 25 (0.80%) Intranet
7 20 (0.64%) LAN
8 19 (0.61%) DHCP
8 19 (0.61%) DNS
9 18 (0.58%) NAS
10 16 (0.51%) WAN
11 11 (0.35%) Network Security
12 10 (0.32%) Cisco IOS
12 10 (0.32%) Cisco Nexus
13 9 (0.29%) HTTPS
14 8 (0.26%) VPN
15 5 (0.16%) SMTP
15 5 (0.16%) Ethernet
15 5 (0.16%) Unified Communications
15 5 (0.16%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1250 (40.04%) SQL Server
2 467 (14.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 445 (14.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 349 (11.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 294 (9.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 258 (8.26%) Data Warehouse
7 241 (7.72%) Relational Database
8 226 (7.24%) Oracle Database
9 204 (6.53%) SQL Server 2012
10 183 (5.86%) SQL Server 2005
11 182 (5.83%) MySQL
12 146 (4.68%) RDBMS
13 99 (3.17%) Oracle Database 11g
14 91 (2.91%) Oracle Reports
15 71 (2.27%) Oracle Database 10g
16 70 (2.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 50 (1.60%) Big Data
18 49 (1.57%) OLAP
19 45 (1.44%) Crystal Reports
20 33 (1.06%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 242 (7.75%) Visual Studio
2 212 (6.79%) Maven
3 199 (6.37%) Team Foundation Server
4 179 (5.73%) Subversion
5 115 (3.68%) Hudson
6 107 (3.43%) Selenium
7 87 (2.79%) Oracle APEX
8 80 (2.56%) Oracle Forms
9 64 (2.05%) Cucumber
10 62 (1.99%) JUnit
11 57 (1.83%) Eclipse
12 43 (1.38%) JIRA
13 42 (1.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 41 (1.31%) SpecFlow
15 37 (1.19%) Git (software)
16 32 (1.02%) JBehave
17 29 (0.93%) Toad
18 28 (0.90%) Ant
18 28 (0.90%) FitNesse
19 27 (0.86%) JMeter
General
1 460 (14.73%) Finance
2 121 (3.88%) Retail
3 82 (2.63%) Banking
4 69 (2.21%) Legal
5 57 (1.83%) Games
6 52 (1.67%) Telecoms
7 42 (1.35%) Manufacturing
8 40 (1.28%) Marketing
9 30 (0.96%) Advertising
10 17 (0.54%) Publishing
11 16 (0.51%) Military
11 16 (0.51%) Back Office
12 14 (0.45%) Law
13 13 (0.42%) Electronics
13 13 (0.42%) Retail Banking
14 8 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
14 8 (0.26%) Financial Institution
14 8 (0.26%) Billing
15 5 (0.16%) French Language
16 3 (0.096%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1667 (53.40%) Developer
2 577 (18.48%) Analyst
3 469 (15.02%) .NET Developer
4 317 (10.15%) Java Developer
5 272 (8.71%) SQL Developer
6 243 (7.78%) Senior Developer
7 234 (7.50%) Software Developer
8 206 (6.60%) DBA
9 196 (6.28%) C# Developer
10 153 (4.90%) Support Analyst
11 150 (4.80%) C# .NET Developer
12 112 (3.59%) Web Developer
13 111 (3.56%) SQL DBA
13 111 (3.56%) Team Leader
14 107 (3.43%) Applications Support
15 105 (3.36%) ASP.NET Developer
15 105 (3.36%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 104 (3.33%) Junior
17 102 (3.27%) Business Analyst
18 101 (3.24%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1204 (38.57%) .NET
2 669 (21.43%) HTML
3 613 (19.63%) ASP.NET
4 490 (15.70%) CSS
5 456 (14.61%) XML
6 379 (12.14%) jQuery
7 374 (11.98%) Web Services
8 304 (9.74%) .NET Framework
9 292 (9.35%) Spring
10 235 (7.53%) ASP.NET MVC
11 215 (6.89%) WCF
12 177 (5.67%) J2EE
13 170 (5.45%) SOAP
14 164 (5.25%) HTML5
15 159 (5.09%) Ajax
16 145 (4.64%) REST
17 140 (4.48%) WinForms
18 122 (3.91%) Hibernate
19 108 (3.46%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 99 (3.17%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 134 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
2 70 (2.24%) Management Information System
3 58 (1.86%) Computer Science
4 52 (1.67%) Mathematics
5 47 (1.51%) Mobile App
6 46 (1.47%) Clustering
7 41 (1.31%) NHS
8 36 (1.15%) Replication
9 30 (0.96%) Open Source
10 27 (0.86%) Client/Server
11 24 (0.77%) Statistics
12 23 (0.74%) Social Media
13 22 (0.70%) DTV
14 20 (0.64%) Visualisation
15 19 (0.61%) iPad
16 18 (0.58%) Physics
16 18 (0.58%) Firmware
16 18 (0.58%) Tandem
17 17 (0.54%) Arduino
18 15 (0.48%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 479 (15.34%) Windows
2 312 (9.99%) Linux
3 284 (9.10%) UNIX
4 93 (2.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 71 (2.27%) Android
6 56 (1.79%) Apple iOS
7 46 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 38 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
9 26 (0.83%) Solaris
10 23 (0.74%) Windows 7
11 22 (0.70%) Windows 8
12 20 (0.64%) Windows XP
13 19 (0.61%) Windows 2000 Server
14 15 (0.48%) AIX
15 13 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 10 (0.32%) HPUX
17 8 (0.26%) CentOS
18 7 (0.22%) Windows Phone
19 6 (0.19%) Windows Phone 8
19 6 (0.19%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 538 (17.23%) Agile Software Development
2 524 (16.78%) MVC
3 439 (14.06%) Business Intelligence
4 282 (9.03%) Scrum
5 243 (7.78%) OO
6 231 (7.40%) TDD
7 217 (6.95%) E-Commerce
8 207 (6.63%) Project Management
9 186 (5.96%) ITIL
10 185 (5.93%) Software Engineering
11 177 (5.67%) ETL
12 152 (4.87%) UML
13 150 (4.80%) OOP
14 135 (4.32%) Unit Testing
15 132 (4.23%) Continuous Integration
16 129 (4.13%) Performance Tuning
17 123 (3.94%) Migration
18 113 (3.62%) Web Development
19 111 (3.56%) User Acceptance Testing
20 102 (3.27%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 942 (30.17%) C#
2 789 (25.27%) T-SQL
3 648 (20.76%) JavaScript
4 572 (18.32%) Java
5 270 (8.65%) PL/SQL
6 251 (8.04%) VB.NET
7 148 (4.74%) VB
8 137 (4.39%) PHP
9 95 (3.04%) C++
10 86 (2.75%) VBA
11 62 (1.99%) VB6
12 57 (1.83%) Shell Script
13 47 (1.51%) PowerShell
14 43 (1.38%) C
14 43 (1.38%) Perl
15 35 (1.12%) Python
16 33 (1.06%) Objective-C
17 27 (0.86%) VBScript
18 24 (0.77%) Bash Shell
19 18 (0.58%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 265 (8.49%) Degree
2 70 (2.24%) ISEB
3 64 (2.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 26 (0.83%) Security Cleared
5 25 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
6 22 (0.70%) MCSE
6 22 (0.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 20 (0.64%) Oracle Certification
8 19 (0.61%) ISTQB
9 18 (0.58%) OCP
9 18 (0.58%) MCAD
10 17 (0.54%) HND
11 16 (0.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 12 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
13 11 (0.35%) SC Cleared
13 11 (0.35%) MCP
14 10 (0.32%) CCNA
14 10 (0.32%) VCDX
14 10 (0.32%) NCDA
14 10 (0.32%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 169 (5.41%) QA
2 124 (3.97%) SLA
3 9 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.26%) HL7
4 8 (0.26%) Data Quality
5 6 (0.19%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.16%) ISO 8583
7 2 (0.064%) WAI
7 2 (0.064%) Basel II
7 2 (0.064%) CRD IV
7 2 (0.064%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.032%) TickIT
8 1 (0.032%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 118 (3.78%) Active Directory
2 73 (2.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (1.41%) Hyper-V
4 32 (1.02%) Oracle RMAN
5 30 (0.96%) vSphere
6 26 (0.83%) Oracle RAC
7 19 (0.61%) VMware ESX
8 18 (0.58%) XenServer
9 10 (0.32%) Terminal Services
10 9 (0.29%) XenApp
11 7 (0.22%) NFS
11 7 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (0.13%) Xen
13 2 (0.064%) Shibboleth
13 2 (0.064%) Forefront TMG
13 2 (0.064%) Varnish
13 2 (0.064%) Snort
13 2 (0.064%) ISA Server
14 1 (0.032%) Terminal Server
14 1 (0.032%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 36 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
2 30 (0.96%) Data Guard
3 24 (0.77%) SCCM
4 14 (0.45%) Foglight
4 14 (0.45%) NetBackup
5 10 (0.32%) Puppet
6 9 (0.29%) SCDPM
7 8 (0.26%) Nagios
7 8 (0.26%) Opsview
8 7 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (0.22%) Backup Exec
9 6 (0.19%) SCOM
10 4 (0.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 3 (0.096%) Legato
11 3 (0.096%) Hyperic
12 2 (0.064%) Tivoli
12 2 (0.064%) Cacti
13 1 (0.032%) Munin
13 1 (0.032%) Oracle Statspack
13 1 (0.032%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 833 (26.68%) Microsoft
2 668 (21.40%) Oracle
3 125 (4.00%) VMware
4 86 (2.75%) JBoss
5 68 (2.18%) HP
6 63 (2.02%) Cisco
7 62 (1.99%) Citrix
8 56 (1.79%) Business Objects
9 52 (1.67%) IBM
10 42 (1.35%) NetApp
11 39 (1.25%) SAP
12 20 (0.64%) CommVault
13 17 (0.54%) Apple
13 17 (0.54%) Cognos
13 17 (0.54%) Adobe
13 17 (0.54%) Veeam
13 17 (0.54%) Atmel
14 16 (0.51%) MicroStrategy
15 15 (0.48%) Zend
15 15 (0.48%) Splunk
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 10 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £21000 - £27000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Comprehensive Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum + Company Car + Profit Share + Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago