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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 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 1615 1626 1570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 23.03% 25.02% 26.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 47.06% 50.26% 48.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1424 1312 1362
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,450 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.20% +1.35%
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
3432 3235 3239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 48.93% 49.78% 54.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2896 2556 2843
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 27 January 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 27 January 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 -1 1162 £40,000 +14.28% 196
North Yorkshire -7 199 £35,000 -6.66% 31
South Yorkshire -1 198 £35,000 -6.66% 40
East Yorkshire +13 29 £35,000 +27.27% 7
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 1326 (40.49%) SQL Server
2 1304 (39.82%) .NET
3 1157 (35.33%) C#
4 949 (28.98%) Microsoft
5 948 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
6 764 (23.33%) ASP.NET
7 734 (22.41%) T-SQL
8 703 (21.47%) HTML
9 697 (21.28%) JavaScript
10 680 (20.76%) Oracle
11 613 (18.72%) CSS
12 609 (18.60%) MS Excel
13 601 (18.35%) Finance
14 588 (17.95%) MVC
15 509 (15.54%) Windows
16 496 (15.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 491 (14.99%) XML
18 489 (14.93%) Java
19 486 (14.84%) Business Intelligence
20 441 (13.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 432 (13.19%) .NET Framework
22 428 (13.07%) jQuery
23 369 (11.27%) Web Services
24 347 (10.60%) OO
25 338 (10.32%) Visual Studio
26 308 (9.40%) SQL Server 2008
27 296 (9.04%) PL/SQL
28 295 (9.01%) Degree
29 294 (8.98%) Analytical Skills
30 282 (8.61%) Data Warehouse

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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
1 180 (5.50%) SharePoint
2 124 (3.79%) IIS
3 121 (3.69%) Apache
4 119 (3.63%) Tomcat
5 118 (3.60%) WebLogic
6 88 (2.69%) SAS
7 76 (2.32%) WebSphere
8 71 (2.17%) JBoss
9 66 (2.02%) BizTalk Server
10 63 (1.92%) MS Exchange
11 49 (1.50%) CMS
12 47 (1.44%) SharePoint 2010
13 41 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
14 38 (1.16%) Node.js
15 35 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2010
16 26 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
17 22 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2013
18 19 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2007
19 18 (0.55%) Oracle Application Server
20 17 (0.52%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 609 (18.60%) MS Excel
2 97 (2.96%) MS Office
3 30 (0.92%) Photoshop
3 30 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 19 (0.58%) MS Visio
5 18 (0.55%) PowerPivot
6 17 (0.52%) SPSS
7 14 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
8 8 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
8 8 (0.24%) MS Project
9 7 (0.21%) InfoPath
10 2 (0.061%) FastStats
10 2 (0.061%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.031%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 98 (2.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 41 (1.25%) Dynamics NAV
3 34 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
4 23 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
5 20 (0.61%) Agresso
6 12 (0.37%) Summit
6 12 (0.37%) FLEXCUBE
6 12 (0.37%) Finacle
6 12 (0.37%) Temenos T24
7 11 (0.34%) SAP Business One
7 11 (0.34%) Sage 200
8 9 (0.27%) BASE24
9 8 (0.24%) Pegasus Opera
10 7 (0.21%) Oracle Payables
10 7 (0.21%) Oracle Receivables
10 7 (0.21%) Oracle Cash Management
10 7 (0.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 7 (0.21%) Oracle ASCP
11 6 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
12 5 (0.15%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 48 (1.47%) Office 365
2 43 (1.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 38 (1.16%) SaaS
4 24 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
4 24 (0.73%) Amazon S3
5 11 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (0.24%) Amazon SQS
7 3 (0.092%) Route 53
8 1 (0.031%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 102 (3.11%) SAN
2 41 (1.25%) Firewall
3 32 (0.98%) TCP/IP
4 28 (0.85%) DNS
5 27 (0.82%) LAN
6 26 (0.79%) WAN
6 26 (0.79%) Internet
7 19 (0.58%) VoIP
7 19 (0.58%) DHCP
8 17 (0.52%) HTTP
8 17 (0.52%) Intranet
9 10 (0.31%) Cisco Nexus
10 9 (0.27%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (0.24%) NAS
11 8 (0.24%) ATM
12 7 (0.21%) LDAP
12 7 (0.21%) MPLS
12 7 (0.21%) OSPF
12 7 (0.21%) BGP
13 6 (0.18%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1326 (40.49%) SQL Server
2 496 (15.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 441 (13.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 308 (9.40%) SQL Server 2008
5 282 (8.61%) Data Warehouse
6 263 (8.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 245 (7.48%) MySQL
8 230 (7.02%) Relational Database
9 175 (5.34%) Oracle Database
10 160 (4.89%) SQL Server 2012
11 153 (4.67%) SQL Server 2005
12 115 (3.51%) RDBMS
13 92 (2.81%) Oracle Database 11g
14 75 (2.29%) MongoDB
14 75 (2.29%) Oracle Reports
15 73 (2.23%) Oracle Database 10g
16 71 (2.17%) Big Data
17 64 (1.95%) Data Mining
18 51 (1.56%) QlikView
19 47 (1.44%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 338 (10.32%) Visual Studio
2 220 (6.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 199 (6.08%) Subversion
4 102 (3.11%) Maven
5 98 (2.99%) Git (software)
6 97 (2.96%) JIRA
7 83 (2.53%) JUnit
7 83 (2.53%) Eclipse
8 79 (2.41%) Hudson
9 78 (2.38%) Jenkins
10 70 (2.14%) Oracle Forms
11 65 (1.98%) Selenium
11 65 (1.98%) NUnit
12 55 (1.68%) Oracle APEX
13 52 (1.59%) Ant
14 50 (1.53%) SoapUI
15 48 (1.47%) Moq
16 44 (1.34%) MSTest
17 43 (1.31%) FitNesse
17 43 (1.31%) ReSharper
General
1 601 (18.35%) Finance
2 259 (7.91%) Retail
3 116 (3.54%) Banking
4 75 (2.29%) Marketing
4 75 (2.29%) Legal
5 60 (1.83%) Manufacturing
6 51 (1.56%) Telecoms
7 48 (1.47%) Advertising
7 48 (1.47%) Retail Banking
8 46 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
9 25 (0.76%) Games
10 21 (0.64%) Publishing
11 19 (0.58%) Back Office
12 10 (0.31%) French Language
13 9 (0.27%) Electronics
13 9 (0.27%) Financial Institution
14 8 (0.24%) Law
15 7 (0.21%) Military
16 2 (0.061%) Automotive
17 1 (0.031%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1633 (49.86%) Developer
2 635 (19.39%) Analyst
3 515 (15.73%) .NET Developer
4 323 (9.86%) Senior Developer
5 231 (7.05%) DBA
6 218 (6.66%) Software Developer
7 203 (6.20%) Java Developer
8 190 (5.80%) Support Analyst
9 184 (5.62%) C# Developer
10 181 (5.53%) SQL Developer
11 159 (4.85%) Applications Support
12 155 (4.73%) Test Analyst
13 148 (4.52%) C# .NET Developer
14 136 (4.15%) SQL DBA
15 131 (4.00%) Junior
16 126 (3.85%) Administrator
17 117 (3.57%) Team Leader
18 102 (3.11%) Junior Developer
18 102 (3.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
19 98 (2.99%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1304 (39.82%) .NET
2 764 (23.33%) ASP.NET
3 703 (21.47%) HTML
4 613 (18.72%) CSS
5 491 (14.99%) XML
6 432 (13.19%) .NET Framework
7 428 (13.07%) jQuery
8 369 (11.27%) Web Services
9 265 (8.09%) ASP.NET MVC
10 218 (6.66%) Ajax
11 191 (5.83%) WCF
12 189 (5.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 177 (5.40%) HTML5
14 175 (5.34%) Spring
15 155 (4.73%) WinForms
16 149 (4.55%) J2EE
17 129 (3.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 126 (3.85%) WPF
19 101 (3.08%) SOAP
20 97 (2.96%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 294 (8.98%) Analytical Skills
2 138 (4.21%) Management Information System
3 128 (3.91%) Enterprise Software
4 94 (2.87%) Replication
5 76 (2.32%) Mobile App
6 61 (1.86%) Computer Science
7 59 (1.80%) NHS
8 48 (1.47%) Statistics
9 46 (1.40%) Clustering
10 42 (1.28%) Client/Server
11 41 (1.25%) Mathematics
12 38 (1.16%) User Experience
13 32 (0.98%) Visualisation
14 29 (0.89%) Data Integration
15 28 (0.85%) Open Source
16 21 (0.64%) iPad
17 18 (0.55%) N-Tier
18 17 (0.52%) Data Structures
19 16 (0.49%) Mainframe
20 15 (0.46%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 509 (15.54%) Windows
2 236 (7.21%) UNIX
3 231 (7.05%) Linux
4 84 (2.56%) Apple iOS
5 64 (1.95%) Android
5 64 (1.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 62 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 49 (1.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 36 (1.10%) Windows 7
9 25 (0.76%) Windows XP
9 25 (0.76%) Solaris
10 20 (0.61%) AIX
11 19 (0.58%) Windows 8
12 16 (0.49%) Windows 2000 Server
13 10 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 6 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
14 6 (0.18%) Windows Vista
15 4 (0.12%) HPUX
15 4 (0.12%) Windows Phone
16 3 (0.092%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 948 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
2 588 (17.95%) MVC
3 486 (14.84%) Business Intelligence
4 347 (10.60%) OO
5 272 (8.31%) Scrum
6 263 (8.03%) E-Commerce
7 241 (7.36%) ITIL
8 222 (6.78%) TDD
9 212 (6.47%) Software Engineering
10 202 (6.17%) ETL
11 187 (5.71%) Mentoring
12 186 (5.68%) Performance Tuning
13 172 (5.25%) OOP
14 170 (5.19%) Analytics
15 156 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
16 155 (4.73%) Unit Testing
17 151 (4.61%) CRM
18 146 (4.46%) Migration
19 134 (4.09%) Project Management
20 118 (3.60%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1157 (35.33%) C#
2 734 (22.41%) T-SQL
3 697 (21.28%) JavaScript
4 489 (14.93%) Java
5 296 (9.04%) PL/SQL
6 275 (8.40%) VB.NET
7 174 (5.31%) VB
8 164 (5.01%) PHP
9 115 (3.51%) VBA
10 67 (2.05%) Python
11 66 (2.02%) Bash Shell
12 57 (1.74%) C++
13 56 (1.71%) Shell Script
14 54 (1.65%) C
15 49 (1.50%) VB6
15 49 (1.50%) PowerShell
16 47 (1.44%) Ruby
17 44 (1.34%) Perl
18 38 (1.16%) R
19 25 (0.76%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 295 (9.01%) Degree
2 97 (2.96%) ISEB
2 97 (2.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 58 (1.77%) ISTQB
4 47 (1.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 35 (1.07%) MCP
6 32 (0.98%) MCSE
7 28 (0.85%) MCTS
8 23 (0.70%) MCAD
8 23 (0.70%) MCSD
8 23 (0.70%) Security Cleared
9 21 (0.64%) MCITP
10 18 (0.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 16 (0.49%) MCSA
12 13 (0.40%) SC Cleared
12 13 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
13 10 (0.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 9 (0.27%) Oracle Certification
14 9 (0.27%) CCNP
15 8 (0.24%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 148 (4.52%) QA
2 119 (3.63%) SLA
3 14 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 14 (0.43%) PCI DSS
4 11 (0.34%) Data Quality
5 7 (0.21%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.18%) ISO 8583
7 4 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.061%) WAI
System Software
1 124 (3.79%) Active Directory
2 102 (3.11%) Hyper-V
3 70 (2.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 36 (1.10%) Oracle RMAN
5 26 (0.79%) Varnish
6 25 (0.76%) XenApp
7 22 (0.67%) Oracle RAC
8 21 (0.64%) vSphere
9 20 (0.61%) XenServer
10 10 (0.31%) Terminal Services
11 9 (0.27%) HDFS
12 8 (0.24%) VMware ESX
13 7 (0.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 7 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
14 6 (0.18%) XenDesktop
14 6 (0.18%) Terminal Server
15 5 (0.15%) Firmware
15 5 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
15 5 (0.15%) Xen
16 4 (0.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 38 (1.16%) Puppet
2 37 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (0.95%) HP Quality Center
4 30 (0.92%) Data Guard
5 26 (0.79%) Tivoli
6 25 (0.76%) Cobbler
7 17 (0.52%) NetBackup
7 17 (0.52%) SCCM
8 14 (0.43%) SCOM
9 12 (0.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 9 (0.27%) SCVMM
11 8 (0.24%) SCDPM
12 7 (0.21%) Oracle Statspack
12 7 (0.21%) ARCserve
13 6 (0.18%) Nagios
13 6 (0.18%) Backup Exec
14 5 (0.15%) Opsview
14 5 (0.15%) Graphite
15 4 (0.12%) Cacti
15 4 (0.12%) WSUS
Vendors
1 949 (28.98%) Microsoft
2 680 (20.76%) Oracle
3 106 (3.24%) VMware
4 81 (2.47%) Business Objects
5 68 (2.08%) Apple
6 58 (1.77%) HP
7 54 (1.65%) Citrix
8 53 (1.62%) Cisco
9 45 (1.37%) SAP
10 43 (1.31%) IBM
11 40 (1.22%) Sybase
12 32 (0.98%) Zend
13 23 (0.70%) SolarWinds
14 20 (0.61%) Tableau
15 18 (0.55%) Google
15 18 (0.55%) Adobe
16 17 (0.52%) CommVault
17 15 (0.46%) Informatica
17 15 (0.46%) Cognos
18 14 (0.43%) NetApp
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier IT
Posted: 13 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 14 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 18% Pension!!!
Posted: 14 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 14 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
North Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
XCM Rock
Posted: 20 hours ago