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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
West Yorkshire / Halifax
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 7 6
Rank change year-on-year -14 -1  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 11 28 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 8.87% 25.23% 19.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.00% 53.85% 58.57%
Number of salaries quoted 9 19 37
Median salary £27,500 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.88% +38.46%  
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 44 52 70
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Halifax 35.48% 46.85% 33.65%
Number of salaries quoted 39 42 63
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +28.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +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 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL in Halifax

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 33 (75.00%) C#
1 33 (75.00%) .NET
1 33 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 33 (75.00%) Finance
2 32 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (70.45%) HTML
4 30 (68.18%) WCF
5 29 (65.91%) T-SQL
5 29 (65.91%) ASP.NET
5 29 (65.91%) MVC
6 28 (63.64%) SOAP
6 28 (63.64%) jQuery
6 28 (63.64%) ASP.NET MVC
7 27 (61.36%) Windows
8 26 (59.09%) Waterfall
9 25 (56.82%) Web Services
9 25 (56.82%) WinForms
10 24 (54.55%) Software Engineering
11 23 (52.27%) SDLC
11 23 (52.27%) WPF
12 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
13 8 (18.18%) JavaScript
13 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
14 7 (15.91%) AngularJS
14 7 (15.91%) XML
14 7 (15.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 6 (13.64%) CSS
16 5 (11.36%) REST
16 5 (11.36%) Analytics
17 4 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server

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 2 (4.55%) EPiServer
1 2 (4.55%) IIS
2 1 (2.27%) CMS
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.27%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) HTTP
1 1 (2.27%) Internet
1 1 (2.27%) LDAP
1 1 (2.27%) SMTP
1 1 (2.27%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.27%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.27%) Big Data
6 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.27%) Fiddler
3 1 (2.27%) gulp
3 1 (2.27%) MSTest
3 1 (2.27%) NUnit
3 1 (2.27%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (2.27%) ReSharper
General
1 33 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (65.91%) Developer
2 25 (56.82%) .NET Developer
3 24 (54.55%) C# .NET Developer
3 24 (54.55%) C# Developer
3 24 (54.55%) C# WCF Developer
3 24 (54.55%) WCF Developer
4 23 (52.27%) ASP.NET Developer
4 23 (52.27%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 23 (52.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 23 (52.27%) SQL Developer
5 15 (34.09%) Junior
5 15 (34.09%) Junior .NET Developer
5 15 (34.09%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
5 15 (34.09%) Junior ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 15 (34.09%) Junior C# .NET Developer
5 15 (34.09%) Junior C# ASP.NET Developer
5 15 (34.09%) Junior C# Developer
5 15 (34.09%) Junior Developer
5 15 (34.09%) Junior SQL Developer
6 9 (20.45%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (75.00%) .NET
2 31 (70.45%) HTML
3 30 (68.18%) WCF
4 29 (65.91%) ASP.NET
5 28 (63.64%) ASP.NET MVC
5 28 (63.64%) jQuery
5 28 (63.64%) SOAP
6 25 (56.82%) Web Services
6 25 (56.82%) WinForms
7 23 (52.27%) WPF
8 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (15.91%) AngularJS
9 7 (15.91%) XML
10 6 (13.64%) CSS
11 5 (11.36%) REST
12 4 (9.09%) JSON
13 3 (6.82%) .NET Framework
13 3 (6.82%) EDI
13 3 (6.82%) HTML5
13 3 (6.82%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Greenfield Project
1 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.55%) iPad
3 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.27%) Reinsurance
3 1 (2.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 27 (61.36%) Windows
2 1 (2.27%) Windows 10
2 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
2 1 (2.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (65.91%) MVC
3 26 (59.09%) Waterfall
4 24 (54.55%) Software Engineering
5 23 (52.27%) SDLC
6 5 (11.36%) Analytics
7 4 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (9.09%) Data Modelling
7 4 (9.09%) TDD
8 3 (6.82%) Business Analysis
8 3 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (6.82%) E-Commerce
8 3 (6.82%) ERP
8 3 (6.82%) ETL
8 3 (6.82%) Front End Development
8 3 (6.82%) Process Improvement
8 3 (6.82%) Scrum
8 3 (6.82%) SOLID
8 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (6.82%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 33 (75.00%) C#
2 29 (65.91%) T-SQL
3 8 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 4 (9.09%) VB.NET
5 3 (6.82%) Java
5 3 (6.82%) X++
6 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.27%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) PMO
2 1 (2.27%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.27%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax
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Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago