The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
West Yorkshire / Halifax
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 7 12
Rank change year-on-year -3 +5  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 34 43 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 20.73% 24.86% 13.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 47.22% 51.81% 72.73%
Number of salaries quoted 29 36 22
Median salary £40,000 £43,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.57% -2.77%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL is in the programming language 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 programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Halifax
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 72 83 33
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Halifax 43.90% 47.98% 18.33%
Number of salaries quoted 64 75 30
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £38,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £54,400
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Halifax citing SQL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Halifax

SQL
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Salary trend for SQL in Halifax

SQL
Salary Histogram in Halifax

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Halifax over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL in Halifax

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing SQL 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.

1 55 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 45 (64.29%) .NET
3 43 (61.43%) HTML
4 41 (58.57%) C#
4 41 (58.57%) ASP.NET
4 41 (58.57%) MVC
5 37 (52.86%) Finance
6 35 (50.00%) Windows
7 33 (47.14%) Web Services
8 32 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
9 31 (44.29%) ASP.NET MVC
9 31 (44.29%) T-SQL
10 30 (42.86%) jQuery
10 30 (42.86%) Software Engineering
11 29 (41.43%) WCF
12 27 (38.57%) SOAP
13 26 (37.14%) Analytics
14 24 (34.29%) WinForms
15 23 (32.86%) Waterfall
16 21 (30.00%) XML
17 20 (28.57%) JavaScript
17 20 (28.57%) WPF
17 20 (28.57%) SDLC
18 19 (27.14%) CSS
19 17 (24.29%) Microsoft
19 17 (24.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 15 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
20 15 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 14 (20.00%) TDD
21 14 (20.00%) Electronic Trading

SQL
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 (4.29%) EPiServer
1 3 (4.29%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.43%) IIS
2 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (18.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.43%) HTTP
1 1 (1.43%) Internet
1 1 (1.43%) LDAP
1 1 (1.43%) SMTP
1 1 (1.43%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 17 (24.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (15.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (12.86%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (7.14%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.43%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.43%) Big Data
9 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 10 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.43%) Fiddler
4 1 (1.43%) gulp
4 1 (1.43%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.43%) Selenium
General
1 37 (52.86%) Finance
2 1 (1.43%) Games
2 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 39 (55.71%) Developer
2 24 (34.29%) C# Developer
3 23 (32.86%) .NET Developer
4 22 (31.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 21 (30.00%) C# WCF Developer
5 21 (30.00%) WCF Developer
6 20 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
7 19 (27.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 19 (27.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 19 (27.14%) SQL Developer
8 18 (25.71%) Architect
9 16 (22.86%) Software Developer
10 14 (20.00%) Junior
11 11 (15.71%) Analyst
11 11 (15.71%) Data Architect
11 11 (15.71%) Junior .NET Developer
11 11 (15.71%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
11 11 (15.71%) Junior C# Developer
11 11 (15.71%) Junior Developer
11 11 (15.71%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (64.29%) .NET
2 43 (61.43%) HTML
3 41 (58.57%) ASP.NET
4 33 (47.14%) Web Services
5 31 (44.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 30 (42.86%) jQuery
7 29 (41.43%) WCF
8 27 (38.57%) SOAP
9 24 (34.29%) WinForms
10 21 (30.00%) XML
11 20 (28.57%) WPF
12 19 (27.14%) CSS
13 13 (18.57%) AngularJS
14 12 (17.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 11 (15.71%) JSON
16 10 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
17 9 (12.86%) Razor View Engine
18 8 (11.43%) HTML5
19 6 (8.57%) ASP.NET Web API
20 5 (7.14%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.71%) Management Information System
2 9 (12.86%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.57%) Reinsurance
4 3 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.43%) iPad
5 1 (1.43%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 35 (50.00%) Windows
2 9 (12.86%) Windows Phone
2 9 (12.86%) Windows Phone 8
3 1 (1.43%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.43%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (58.57%) MVC
2 32 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 26 (37.14%) Analytics
5 23 (32.86%) Waterfall
6 20 (28.57%) SDLC
7 15 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (20.00%) Electronic Trading
8 14 (20.00%) TDD
9 12 (17.14%) Data Modelling
10 11 (15.71%) E-Commerce
10 11 (15.71%) ETL
10 11 (15.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 11 (15.71%) TOGAF
11 10 (14.29%) Test Scripting
12 9 (12.86%) MVVM
13 6 (8.57%) Data Flow Diagram
13 6 (8.57%) Data Mapping
14 5 (7.14%) Front End Development
14 5 (7.14%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 41 (58.57%) C#
2 31 (44.29%) T-SQL
3 20 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.71%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.86%) X++
6 1 (1.43%) Java
6 1 (1.43%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.86%) PMO
3 1 (1.43%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (24.29%) Microsoft
Halifax, West Yorkshire
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Training
Posted: 4 days ago