Period
to 19 February 2018

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 6 months to 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
West Yorkshire > Halifax
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 5 11
Rank change year-on-year -4 +6 +6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 35 93 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 20.47% 32.98% 16.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 87.50% 93.00% 61.76%
Number of salaries quoted 33 90 60
Halifax median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.65% +3.66%
10th Percentile £38,750 £29,750 £27,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £53,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

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 Halifax with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Halifax
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 40 100 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 23.39% 35.46% 26.22%
Number of salaries quoted 38 93 71
Halifax median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.94% +8.75%
10th Percentile £38,750 £29,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £53,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

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

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 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Halifax

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Halifax region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 30 (85.71%) C#
1 30 (85.71%) .NET
1 30 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (82.86%) MVC
3 26 (74.29%) Finance
4 23 (65.71%) SQL
5 21 (60.00%) T-SQL
6 19 (54.29%) Visual Studio
7 17 (48.57%) SOAP
7 17 (48.57%) Web Services
8 16 (45.71%) Software Engineering
8 16 (45.71%) SOA
8 16 (45.71%) WCF
8 16 (45.71%) Waterfall
8 16 (45.71%) SDLC
9 15 (42.86%) Sequence Diagram
9 15 (42.86%) REST
9 15 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
9 15 (42.86%) WPF
9 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
9 15 (42.86%) UML
9 15 (42.86%) Scrum
10 12 (34.29%) TDD
10 12 (34.29%) HTML
10 12 (34.29%) CSS
10 12 (34.29%) Web Development
10 12 (34.29%) DevOps
11 11 (31.43%) BDD
11 11 (31.43%) Open Source
11 11 (31.43%) JavaScript

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 3 (8.57%) IIS
2 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.71%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.71%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.86%) CMS
3 1 (2.86%) EPiServer
3 1 (2.86%) Kentico
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.86%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.86%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (5.71%) Adabas
4 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.71%) QlikView
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.86%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 19 (54.29%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.57%) TeamCity
3 2 (5.71%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (5.71%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.86%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 26 (74.29%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Advertising
2 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (57.14%) Developer
2 17 (48.57%) .NET Developer
2 17 (48.57%) C# Developer
2 17 (48.57%) SQL Developer
3 16 (45.71%) C# .NET Developer
3 16 (45.71%) C# Software Developer
3 16 (45.71%) Software Developer
4 15 (42.86%) .NET Software Developer
4 15 (42.86%) Agile .NET Developer
4 15 (42.86%) Agile C# Developer
4 15 (42.86%) Agile Developer
4 15 (42.86%) Senior .NET Developer
4 15 (42.86%) Senior .NET Software Developer
4 15 (42.86%) Senior Agile Developer
4 15 (42.86%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 15 (42.86%) Senior C# Developer
4 15 (42.86%) Senior C# Software Developer
4 15 (42.86%) Senior Developer
4 15 (42.86%) Senior Software Developer
4 15 (42.86%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (85.71%) .NET
2 17 (48.57%) SOAP
2 17 (48.57%) Web Services
3 16 (45.71%) WCF
4 15 (42.86%) REST
4 15 (42.86%) WPF
5 12 (34.29%) CSS
5 12 (34.29%) HTML
6 3 (8.57%) .NET Framework
6 3 (8.57%) JSON
6 3 (8.57%) XML
7 2 (5.71%) AngularJS
7 2 (5.71%) DAO
7 2 (5.71%) RAML
7 2 (5.71%) RESTful
7 2 (5.71%) Spring
7 2 (5.71%) WinForms
8 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (2.86%) HTML5
8 1 (2.86%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.71%) Replication
3 1 (2.86%) Cloud Native
3 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (82.86%) MVC
3 16 (45.71%) SDLC
3 16 (45.71%) SOA
3 16 (45.71%) Software Engineering
3 16 (45.71%) Waterfall
4 15 (42.86%) Scrum
4 15 (42.86%) Sequence Diagram
4 15 (42.86%) UML
5 12 (34.29%) DevOps
5 12 (34.29%) TDD
5 12 (34.29%) Web Development
6 11 (31.43%) BDD
6 11 (31.43%) Open Source
7 10 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (28.57%) Customer-Centricity
7 10 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
7 10 (28.57%) Software Delivery
7 10 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 30 (85.71%) C#
2 23 (65.71%) SQL
3 21 (60.00%) T-SQL
4 11 (31.43%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.71%) Java
5 2 (5.71%) NATURAL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Plesk
Vendors
1 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.86%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.86%) Xamarin