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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
West Yorkshire / Halifax
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 7 27
Rank change year-on-year +1 +20  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 43 43 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 27.22% 24.71% 5.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 74.14% 100.00% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 42 36 7
Median salary £41,250 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.94% -5.55%  
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 58 43 12
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Halifax 36.71% 24.71% 6.42%
Number of salaries quoted 55 36 9
Median salary £70,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +75.00% -11.11%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

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 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Halifax

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 61 (70.93%) .NET
2 56 (65.12%) C#
3 54 (62.79%) SQL
4 52 (60.47%) ASP.NET
4 52 (60.47%) MVC
5 47 (54.65%) Finance
5 47 (54.65%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (54.65%) HTML
6 38 (44.19%) ASP.NET MVC
7 37 (43.02%) WCF
8 33 (38.37%) Web Services
9 32 (37.21%) Windows
10 30 (34.88%) T-SQL
10 30 (34.88%) Software Engineering
10 30 (34.88%) Analytics
11 29 (33.72%) jQuery
11 29 (33.72%) Microsoft
12 28 (32.56%) SOAP
13 27 (31.40%) SDLC
14 25 (29.07%) Business Intelligence
14 25 (29.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 25 (29.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 24 (27.91%) Data Warehouse
15 24 (27.91%) Visual Studio
15 24 (27.91%) JavaScript
15 24 (27.91%) CSS
16 23 (26.74%) WinForms
16 23 (26.74%) TDD
16 23 (26.74%) MS Excel
17 22 (25.58%) Data Modelling

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 9 (10.47%) IIS
2 6 (6.98%) EPiServer
3 3 (3.49%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (26.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.16%) HTTP
1 1 (1.16%) Internet
1 1 (1.16%) LDAP
1 1 (1.16%) SMTP
1 1 (1.16%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (29.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 25 (29.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 24 (27.91%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (24.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 10 (11.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (10.47%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (9.30%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (5.81%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.16%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.16%) Big Data
8 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 24 (27.91%) Visual Studio
2 18 (20.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (9.30%) NuGet
4 5 (5.81%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.49%) JIRA
5 3 (3.49%) JIRA Agile
5 3 (3.49%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.16%) Fiddler
6 1 (1.16%) gulp
6 1 (1.16%) ReSharper
General
1 47 (54.65%) Finance
2 1 (1.16%) Games
Job Titles
1 58 (67.44%) Developer
2 35 (40.70%) .NET Developer
3 32 (37.21%) C# Developer
4 24 (27.91%) Architect
5 22 (25.58%) C# .NET Developer
6 21 (24.42%) Data Architect
6 21 (24.42%) SQL Server Architect
7 20 (23.26%) C# WCF Developer
7 20 (23.26%) Senior Developer
7 20 (23.26%) WCF Developer
8 19 (22.09%) ASP.NET Developer
9 18 (20.93%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 18 (20.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 18 (20.93%) SQL Developer
10 16 (18.60%) Senior .NET Developer
10 16 (18.60%) Software Developer
11 13 (15.12%) Junior
12 11 (12.79%) Digital Architect
13 10 (11.63%) Junior ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 10 (11.63%) Junior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (70.93%) .NET
2 52 (60.47%) ASP.NET
3 47 (54.65%) HTML
4 38 (44.19%) ASP.NET MVC
5 37 (43.02%) WCF
6 33 (38.37%) Web Services
7 29 (33.72%) jQuery
8 28 (32.56%) SOAP
9 24 (27.91%) CSS
10 23 (26.74%) WinForms
11 22 (25.58%) XML
12 19 (22.09%) WPF
13 12 (13.95%) AngularJS
14 10 (11.63%) JSON
14 10 (11.63%) KnockoutJS
14 10 (11.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 9 (10.47%) Razor View Engine
16 7 (8.14%) .NET Framework
17 6 (6.98%) HTML5
17 6 (6.98%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 21 (24.42%) Management Information System
2 9 (10.47%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.49%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.16%) iPad
4 1 (1.16%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 32 (37.21%) Windows
2 9 (10.47%) Windows Phone
2 9 (10.47%) Windows Phone 8
3 1 (1.16%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.16%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.16%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (60.47%) MVC
2 47 (54.65%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (34.88%) Analytics
3 30 (34.88%) Software Engineering
4 27 (31.40%) SDLC
5 25 (29.07%) Business Intelligence
6 23 (26.74%) TDD
7 22 (25.58%) Data Modelling
8 21 (24.42%) E-Commerce
8 21 (24.42%) ETL
8 21 (24.42%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 21 (24.42%) TOGAF
9 20 (23.26%) Waterfall
10 10 (11.63%) BDD
11 9 (10.47%) MVVM
12 8 (9.30%) Electronic Trading
13 7 (8.14%) SOA
14 5 (5.81%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (5.81%) Responsive Web Design
14 5 (5.81%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 56 (65.12%) C#
2 54 (62.79%) SQL
3 30 (34.88%) T-SQL
4 24 (27.91%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.16%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.16%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.49%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.16%) QA
Vendors
1 29 (33.72%) Microsoft
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 7 days ago