Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for SQL Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
West Yorkshire > Bradford
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 11 2
Rank change year-on-year +4 -9 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 169 151 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bradford 20.79% 14.45% 32.66%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 69.55% 56.34% 80.35%
Number of salaries quoted 161 148 273
Bradford median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £50,450 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

SQL Server is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Bradford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 243 268 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bradford 29.89% 25.65% 40.64%
Number of salaries quoted 218 241 289
Bradford median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.61% +18.57%
10th Percentile £30,643 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £62,000 £59,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,236 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.59% - +3.90%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

Job postings citing SQL Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bradford.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Bradford

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server in Bradford.

Salary trend for SQL Server in Bradford

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Bradford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Bradford over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Bradford

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bradford region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 131 (77.51%) SQL
2 89 (52.66%) Microsoft
3 80 (47.34%) T-SQL
4 78 (46.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 75 (44.38%) .NET
6 74 (43.79%) Agile Software Development
7 71 (42.01%) C#
8 69 (40.83%) ASP.NET
9 61 (36.09%) MVC
9 61 (36.09%) Business Intelligence
10 60 (35.50%) JavaScript
11 59 (34.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 51 (30.18%) Data Warehouse
12 51 (30.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 48 (28.40%) CSS
14 47 (27.81%) HTML
14 47 (27.81%) jQuery
14 47 (27.81%) ASP.NET MVC
15 44 (26.04%) Mentoring
16 41 (24.26%) TDD
17 40 (23.67%) ETL
17 40 (23.67%) Performance Tuning
18 36 (21.30%) Greenfield Project
19 35 (20.71%) Finance
19 35 (20.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 34 (20.12%) Web Services
21 33 (19.53%) PowerShell
22 31 (18.34%) Disaster Recovery
23 29 (17.16%) Web Development
24 27 (15.98%) SQL Server 2012

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (5.33%) IIS
2 6 (3.55%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.78%) SAS
3 3 (1.78%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (1.78%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.18%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.59%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.59%) Tuxedo
5 1 (0.59%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.59%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (1.78%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.59%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.78%) SaaS
3 2 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.18%) IaaS
3 2 (1.18%) Office 365
3 2 (1.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.14%) DNS
2 5 (2.96%) DHCP
3 4 (2.37%) Firewall
4 2 (1.18%) FTP
4 2 (1.18%) HTTP
4 2 (1.18%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.18%) Internet
4 2 (1.18%) SMTP
4 2 (1.18%) SSL
4 2 (1.18%) Telnet
4 2 (1.18%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (46.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 59 (34.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 51 (30.18%) Data Warehouse
3 51 (30.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 27 (15.98%) SQL Server 2012
5 26 (15.38%) Power BI
6 24 (14.20%) SQL Server 2008
7 22 (13.02%) SQL Server 2014
8 17 (10.06%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (4.73%) MySQL
9 8 (4.73%) SQL Server 2016
10 7 (4.14%) QlikView
11 5 (2.96%) Azure SQL Database
12 3 (1.78%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (1.78%) DB2
12 3 (1.78%) Hadoop
12 3 (1.78%) Oracle BI EE
12 3 (1.78%) SAS EBI
13 2 (1.18%) Oracle Database
13 2 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 20 (11.83%) Visual Studio
2 18 (10.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 15 (8.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (2.96%) Visual Studio Team System
5 4 (2.37%) MSTest
5 4 (2.37%) Selenium
6 3 (1.78%) Moq
6 3 (1.78%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (1.18%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.59%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.59%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.59%) TeamCity
General
1 35 (20.71%) Finance
2 14 (8.28%) Retail
3 3 (1.78%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.18%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 105 (62.13%) Developer
2 66 (39.05%) .NET Developer
3 48 (28.40%) Senior Developer
4 38 (22.49%) C# Developer
5 37 (21.89%) C# .NET Developer
6 36 (21.30%) DBA
7 35 (20.71%) SQL DBA
8 29 (17.16%) Administrator
8 29 (17.16%) Senior DBA
8 29 (17.16%) Senior SQL DBA
9 28 (16.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 26 (15.38%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
11 23 (13.61%) SQL Developer
12 19 (11.24%) Analyst
13 18 (10.65%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 17 (10.06%) Software Developer
15 16 (9.47%) SQL BI Developer
16 15 (8.88%) Senior .NET Developer
16 15 (8.88%) Senior SQL Developer
17 14 (8.28%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (44.38%) .NET
2 69 (40.83%) ASP.NET
3 48 (28.40%) CSS
4 47 (27.81%) ASP.NET MVC
4 47 (27.81%) HTML
4 47 (27.81%) jQuery
5 35 (20.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 34 (20.12%) Web Services
7 21 (12.43%) Aurelia
8 17 (10.06%) .NET Framework
9 15 (8.88%) CSS3
10 10 (5.92%) WinForms
11 8 (4.73%) AngularJS
12 7 (4.14%) Entity Framework
13 6 (3.55%) WCF
14 5 (2.96%) ADO.NET
14 5 (2.96%) KnockoutJS
14 5 (2.96%) WPF
15 4 (2.37%) HTML5
16 3 (1.78%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 36 (21.30%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (3.55%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.55%) Clustering
3 4 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.37%) Replication
4 2 (1.18%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.18%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.59%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (0.59%) HoloLens
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.28%) Windows
2 13 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 6 (3.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (3.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (2.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.18%) Android
5 2 (1.18%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (43.79%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (36.09%) Business Intelligence
2 61 (36.09%) MVC
3 44 (26.04%) Mentoring
4 41 (24.26%) TDD
5 40 (23.67%) ETL
5 40 (23.67%) Performance Tuning
6 31 (18.34%) Disaster Recovery
7 29 (17.16%) Web Development
8 22 (13.02%) Stakeholder Management
9 17 (10.06%) Data Modelling
9 17 (10.06%) Scrum
9 17 (10.06%) Software Engineering
10 14 (8.28%) E-Commerce
11 12 (7.10%) High Availability
12 10 (5.92%) Coaching
13 9 (5.33%) Performance Monitoring
13 9 (5.33%) Unit Testing
14 8 (4.73%) ETL Development
14 8 (4.73%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 131 (77.51%) SQL
2 80 (47.34%) T-SQL
3 71 (42.01%) C#
4 60 (35.50%) JavaScript
5 33 (19.53%) PowerShell
6 9 (5.33%) VB.NET
7 3 (1.78%) Ruby
7 3 (1.78%) VBA
8 2 (1.18%) VB
9 1 (0.59%) F#
9 1 (0.59%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 27 (15.98%) MCSA
1 27 (15.98%) MCSE
1 27 (15.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (5.33%) Degree
3 2 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.18%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.37%) QA
2 2 (1.18%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.59%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (4.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.18%) vSphere
4 1 (0.59%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.78%) Microsoft Clustering
1 3 (1.78%) WSUS
2 2 (1.18%) vCenter Server
3 1 (0.59%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (0.59%) Kibana
Vendors
1 89 (52.66%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.51%) IBM
3 8 (4.73%) Oracle
4 6 (3.55%) VMware
5 3 (1.78%) Cognos
5 3 (1.78%) Tableau
5 3 (1.78%) Talend
6 2 (1.18%) Cisco
6 2 (1.18%) SAP
6 2 (1.18%) Teradata
6 2 (1.18%) Veeam
7 1 (0.59%) Citrix
7 1 (0.59%) Progress
7 1 (0.59%) Sitecore