The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Halifax 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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
West Yorkshire / Halifax
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 1 19
Rank change year-on-year -10 +18  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 29 41 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 23.58% 36.94% 8.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 78.38% 100.00% 40.91%
Number of salaries quoted 27 32 17
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +47.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,500 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £59,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Halifax
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 37 41 44
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Halifax 30.08% 36.94% 21.15%
Number of salaries quoted 32 32 40
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% +39.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £35,750 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Halifax citing SQL Server as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Halifax

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Halifax

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Halifax

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Halifax over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Halifax

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Halifax region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 51 (70.83%) C#
1 51 (70.83%) .NET
2 47 (65.28%) MVC
2 47 (65.28%) Finance
3 46 (63.89%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (56.94%) ASP.NET
5 40 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 38 (52.78%) HTML
7 33 (45.83%) SQL
7 33 (45.83%) WCF
8 29 (40.28%) T-SQL
8 29 (40.28%) SDLC
9 28 (38.89%) Microsoft
9 28 (38.89%) jQuery
10 27 (37.50%) Waterfall
10 27 (37.50%) Web Services
11 26 (36.11%) SOAP
12 25 (34.72%) Windows
12 25 (34.72%) WinForms
13 24 (33.33%) Software Engineering
14 23 (31.94%) WPF
15 19 (26.39%) Business Intelligence
15 19 (26.39%) Data Modelling
15 19 (26.39%) Analytics
15 19 (26.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 19 (26.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 18 (25.00%) TOGAF
16 18 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 18 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 18 (25.00%) ETL

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Halifax 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 5 (6.94%) IIS
2 2 (2.78%) EPiServer
3 1 (1.39%) CMS
3 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.39%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.39%) HTTP
1 1 (1.39%) Internet
1 1 (1.39%) LDAP
1 1 (1.39%) SMTP
1 1 (1.39%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (26.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 19 (26.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 18 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 18 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (9.72%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.78%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.78%) MySQL
4 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.39%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.39%) Big Data
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 7 (9.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.17%) NuGet
4 1 (1.39%) Fiddler
4 1 (1.39%) gulp
4 1 (1.39%) MSTest
4 1 (1.39%) NUnit
4 1 (1.39%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.39%) ReSharper
General
1 47 (65.28%) Finance
2 2 (2.78%) Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (70.83%) Developer
2 39 (54.17%) C# Developer
3 32 (44.44%) .NET Developer
4 24 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 24 (33.33%) C# WCF Developer
4 24 (33.33%) WCF Developer
5 23 (31.94%) ASP.NET Developer
5 23 (31.94%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 23 (31.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 23 (31.94%) SQL Developer
6 20 (27.78%) Architect
7 18 (25.00%) Data Architect
7 18 (25.00%) SQL Server Architect
8 15 (20.83%) Enterprise Architect
8 15 (20.83%) Enterprise Data Architect
8 15 (20.83%) Junior .NET Developer
8 15 (20.83%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
8 15 (20.83%) Junior C# .NET Developer
8 15 (20.83%) Junior C# Developer
8 15 (20.83%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (70.83%) .NET
2 41 (56.94%) ASP.NET
3 40 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 38 (52.78%) HTML
5 33 (45.83%) WCF
6 28 (38.89%) jQuery
7 27 (37.50%) Web Services
8 26 (36.11%) SOAP
9 25 (34.72%) WinForms
10 23 (31.94%) WPF
11 14 (19.44%) CSS
12 9 (12.50%) .NET Framework
12 9 (12.50%) XML
13 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
14 3 (4.17%) AngularJS
14 3 (4.17%) KnockoutJS
14 3 (4.17%) REST
15 2 (2.78%) CSS3
15 2 (2.78%) Java EE
15 2 (2.78%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 18 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
1 18 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.78%) iPad
3 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.39%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (34.72%) Windows
2 1 (1.39%) Windows 10
2 1 (1.39%) Windows 8
2 1 (1.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (65.28%) MVC
2 46 (63.89%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (40.28%) SDLC
4 27 (37.50%) Waterfall
5 24 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 19 (26.39%) Analytics
6 19 (26.39%) Business Intelligence
6 19 (26.39%) Data Modelling
7 18 (25.00%) E-Commerce
7 18 (25.00%) ETL
7 18 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 18 (25.00%) TOGAF
8 16 (22.22%) TDD
9 13 (18.06%) BDD
10 3 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (4.17%) Microservices
10 3 (4.17%) Scrum
10 3 (4.17%) Software Delivery
10 3 (4.17%) SOLID
10 3 (4.17%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (70.83%) C#
2 33 (45.83%) SQL
3 29 (40.28%) T-SQL
4 14 (19.44%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.17%) Java
6 1 (1.39%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.39%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.78%) IBM
2 2 (2.78%) Oracle
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