The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
Rank 3 3 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 652 874 950
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 25.17% 26.49% 25.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.63% 48.85% 52.69%
Number of salaries quoted 591 716 829
Median salary £42,000 £38,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.52% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,750 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
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 Leeds with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1429 1789 1803
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 55.17% 54.23% 48.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1276 1478 1521
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.23% +1.25%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

SQL
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for SQL in Leeds

SQL
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Leeds over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL in Leeds

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 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 Leeds region with a requirement for SQL.

1 575 (41.85%) Agile Software Development
2 515 (37.48%) SQL Server
3 450 (32.75%) .NET
4 434 (31.59%) C#
5 387 (28.17%) Microsoft
6 306 (22.27%) T-SQL
7 290 (21.11%) Java
8 277 (20.16%) JavaScript
8 277 (20.16%) Scrum
9 245 (17.83%) Oracle
10 220 (16.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 217 (15.79%) ASP.NET
12 209 (15.21%) HTML
13 206 (14.99%) Finance
14 195 (14.19%) MS Excel
15 193 (14.05%) MVC
16 175 (12.74%) Continuous Integration
17 172 (12.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 172 (12.52%) Windows
18 170 (12.37%) XML
18 170 (12.37%) CSS
19 157 (11.43%) Data Warehouse
20 144 (10.48%) SQL Server 2008
21 140 (10.19%) Business Intelligence
22 130 (9.46%) Web Services
23 127 (9.24%) Selenium
24 124 (9.02%) OO
24 124 (9.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
25 123 (8.95%) Linux
25 123 (8.95%) E-Commerce

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 92 (6.70%) IIS
2 59 (4.29%) CloudStack
2 59 (4.29%) OpenStack
3 50 (3.64%) WebSphere
4 47 (3.42%) JBoss
5 46 (3.35%) WebLogic
6 37 (2.69%) Tomcat
7 34 (2.47%) SAS
8 30 (2.18%) CMS
9 27 (1.97%) SharePoint
10 22 (1.60%) Apache
11 15 (1.09%) MS Exchange
12 12 (0.87%) Apache Spark
13 11 (0.80%) Sitecore CMS
13 11 (0.80%) Umbraco
14 10 (0.73%) Confluence
14 10 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
14 10 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2010
15 9 (0.66%) Mule
16 7 (0.51%) iPlanet
Applications
1 195 (14.19%) MS Excel
2 41 (2.98%) MS Office
3 18 (1.31%) SPSS
4 11 (0.80%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (0.58%) Maximo
2 6 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.36%) Visualfiles
4 4 (0.29%) Aligne
4 4 (0.29%) Unica
5 3 (0.22%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.15%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.15%) Unit4 Business World
7 1 (0.073%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.073%) Infor CRM
7 1 (0.073%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.073%) Sage CRM
7 1 (0.073%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 63 (4.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 58 (4.22%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (0.95%) Office 365
3 13 (0.95%) SaaS
4 9 (0.66%) GitHub
5 6 (0.44%) PaaS
6 2 (0.15%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.15%) Google Tag Manager
7 1 (0.073%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.073%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.073%) Force.com
7 1 (0.073%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 43 (3.13%) Firewall
2 18 (1.31%) VPN
3 14 (1.02%) TCP/IP
4 12 (0.87%) HTTP
4 12 (0.87%) Internet
5 7 (0.51%) DNS
5 7 (0.51%) Ethernet
6 6 (0.44%) SAN
6 6 (0.44%) SSL
7 5 (0.36%) LDAP
7 5 (0.36%) VoIP
8 4 (0.29%) DHCP
8 4 (0.29%) Remote Desktop
8 4 (0.29%) WAN
9 3 (0.22%) LAN
10 2 (0.15%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (0.15%) Intranet
10 2 (0.15%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (0.15%) NAS
11 1 (0.073%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 515 (37.48%) SQL Server
2 220 (16.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 172 (12.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 157 (11.43%) Data Warehouse
5 144 (10.48%) SQL Server 2008
6 124 (9.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 120 (8.73%) SQL Server 2012
8 101 (7.35%) Relational Database
9 87 (6.33%) NoSQL
10 63 (4.59%) MySQL
10 63 (4.59%) SQL Server 2014
11 59 (4.29%) SQL Server 2005
12 40 (2.91%) Oracle Database
13 37 (2.69%) Big Data
14 36 (2.62%) SQL Server 2016
15 34 (2.47%) RDBMS
16 27 (1.97%) Hadoop
17 25 (1.82%) MS Access
18 23 (1.67%) Power BI
19 22 (1.60%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 127 (9.24%) Selenium
2 120 (8.73%) Git (software)
3 87 (6.33%) Visual Studio
4 84 (6.11%) Cucumber
5 81 (5.90%) Subversion
6 76 (5.53%) Team Foundation Server
7 55 (4.00%) Mercurial
8 49 (3.57%) JIRA
9 46 (3.35%) TeamCity
10 42 (3.06%) Jenkins
11 41 (2.98%) SoapUI
12 39 (2.84%) NUnit
13 35 (2.55%) MSTest
14 31 (2.26%) JMeter
15 25 (1.82%) Maven
16 24 (1.75%) JUnit
16 24 (1.75%) Octopus Deploy
17 23 (1.67%) LoadRunner
18 19 (1.38%) Eclipse
19 18 (1.31%) WebDriver
General
1 206 (14.99%) Finance
2 62 (4.51%) Retail
3 61 (4.44%) Legal
4 43 (3.13%) Banking
5 21 (1.53%) Advertising
6 16 (1.16%) Law
7 15 (1.09%) Marketing
8 14 (1.02%) Games
9 11 (0.80%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.44%) Telecoms
11 5 (0.36%) Local Government
12 2 (0.15%) Back Office
12 2 (0.15%) Electronics
12 2 (0.15%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.073%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.073%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 527 (38.36%) Developer
2 253 (18.41%) Analyst
3 187 (13.61%) .NET Developer
4 143 (10.41%) C# Developer
5 134 (9.75%) DBA
6 132 (9.61%) SQL Developer
7 126 (9.17%) Senior Developer
8 110 (8.01%) SQL DBA
9 109 (7.93%) C# .NET Developer
10 97 (7.06%) SQL Analyst
11 94 (6.84%) Support Analyst
12 88 (6.40%) Test Engineer
13 82 (5.97%) Java Developer
14 76 (5.53%) Software Engineer
15 72 (5.24%) Applications Support
16 68 (4.95%) ASP.NET Developer
17 64 (4.66%) DevOps Engineer
17 64 (4.66%) Software Developer
18 59 (4.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
19 58 (4.22%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 450 (32.75%) .NET
2 217 (15.79%) ASP.NET
3 209 (15.21%) HTML
4 170 (12.37%) CSS
4 170 (12.37%) XML
5 130 (9.46%) Web Services
6 110 (8.01%) .NET Framework
7 107 (7.79%) ASP.NET MVC
8 93 (6.77%) jQuery
9 91 (6.62%) WCF
10 75 (5.46%) SOAP
11 74 (5.39%) AngularJS
12 50 (3.64%) XSLT
13 49 (3.57%) WPF
14 48 (3.49%) RESTful
15 46 (3.35%) LINQ
16 41 (2.98%) HTML5
17 40 (2.91%) Entity Framework
18 36 (2.62%) Spring
19 35 (2.55%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 91 (6.62%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (4.37%) Data Structures
3 56 (4.08%) Algorithms
4 41 (2.98%) Replication
5 40 (2.91%) User Experience
6 23 (1.67%) Computer Science
7 22 (1.60%) NHS
8 20 (1.46%) Clustering
9 16 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
10 14 (1.02%) e-Learning
11 12 (0.87%) N-Tier
12 11 (0.80%) Management Information System
13 7 (0.51%) Client/Server
13 7 (0.51%) Streaming Media
14 6 (0.44%) Driving Licence
14 6 (0.44%) FMCG
14 6 (0.44%) Mobile App
15 4 (0.29%) Credit Risk
15 4 (0.29%) Data Centre
16 3 (0.22%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 172 (12.52%) Windows
2 123 (8.95%) Linux
3 92 (6.70%) Unix
4 72 (5.24%) Windows Server
5 35 (2.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 24 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (1.24%) Android
7 17 (1.24%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (0.66%) Embedded Linux
9 9 (0.66%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 7 (0.51%) Apple iOS
10 7 (0.51%) Windows XP
11 5 (0.36%) Solaris
11 5 (0.36%) Windows 7
12 4 (0.29%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.15%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 575 (41.85%) Agile Software Development
2 277 (20.16%) Scrum
3 193 (14.05%) MVC
4 175 (12.74%) Continuous Integration
5 140 (10.19%) Business Intelligence
6 124 (9.02%) OO
7 123 (8.95%) E-Commerce
8 118 (8.59%) ITIL
9 117 (8.52%) Software Engineering
10 97 (7.06%) Mentoring
11 95 (6.91%) TDD
12 93 (6.77%) DSDM
13 92 (6.70%) Waterfall
14 86 (6.26%) ETL
15 85 (6.19%) Automated Testing
16 81 (5.90%) Performance Tuning
17 77 (5.60%) SDLC
17 77 (5.60%) Stakeholder Management
18 74 (5.39%) DevOps
19 70 (5.09%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 434 (31.59%) C#
2 306 (22.27%) T-SQL
3 290 (21.11%) Java
4 277 (20.16%) JavaScript
5 99 (7.21%) Python
6 74 (5.39%) Ruby
7 67 (4.88%) PL/SQL
8 63 (4.59%) Shell Script
9 51 (3.71%) VBA
10 47 (3.42%) VB.NET
11 41 (2.98%) C++
12 39 (2.84%) PowerShell
13 35 (2.55%) Bash Shell
14 34 (2.47%) PHP
15 33 (2.40%) VB
16 17 (1.24%) Delphi
17 16 (1.16%) C
17 16 (1.16%) Scala
18 11 (0.80%) R
19 10 (0.73%) ES6
Qualifications
1 110 (8.01%) Degree
1 110 (8.01%) ISTQB
2 102 (7.42%) ISEB
3 56 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 51 (3.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 27 (1.97%) MCITP
6 23 (1.67%) MCTS
7 15 (1.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 14 (1.02%) CCNA
8 14 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (0.87%) MCDBA
10 9 (0.66%) MCSE
11 7 (0.51%) PhD
11 7 (0.51%) SAS Certification
12 6 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (0.36%) Security Cleared
14 4 (0.29%) MCSA
14 4 (0.29%) SC Cleared
15 3 (0.22%) ACCA
15 3 (0.22%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (6.99%) QA
2 29 (2.11%) SLA
3 22 (1.60%) Data Quality
4 16 (1.16%) PCI DSS
5 9 (0.66%) HL7
5 9 (0.66%) SDET
6 5 (0.36%) DICOM
7 4 (0.29%) IFRS
7 4 (0.29%) IFRS 9
7 4 (0.29%) SNOMED CT
8 3 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.073%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.073%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.073%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 63 (4.59%) vSphere
2 61 (4.44%) XenServer
3 59 (4.29%) Active Directory
3 59 (4.29%) Xen
4 35 (2.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (1.02%) Hyper-V
6 7 (0.51%) Terminal Server
7 6 (0.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 6 (0.44%) VMware ESX
8 5 (0.36%) Terminal Services
9 3 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.15%) Sendmail
10 2 (0.15%) Snort
10 2 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.15%) XenApp
11 1 (0.073%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.073%) HDFS
11 1 (0.073%) KVM
11 1 (0.073%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 76 (5.53%) Puppet
2 59 (4.29%) Opscode Chef
3 34 (2.47%) Tivoli
4 33 (2.40%) Cobbler
5 32 (2.33%) Ansible
6 8 (0.58%) SCCM
7 7 (0.51%) Failover Clustering
7 7 (0.51%) Terraform
8 6 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (0.22%) Data Guard
9 3 (0.22%) Nagios
9 3 (0.22%) Oracle RMAN
9 3 (0.22%) SCOM
9 3 (0.22%) SQL Sentry
10 2 (0.15%) MAILsweeper
10 2 (0.15%) MIMEsweeper
10 2 (0.15%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (0.15%) Proventia
10 2 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (0.15%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 387 (28.17%) Microsoft
2 245 (17.83%) Oracle
3 58 (4.22%) EnterpriseDB
4 54 (3.93%) VMware
5 35 (2.55%) Cisco
5 35 (2.55%) Red Hat
6 34 (2.47%) Tableau
7 28 (2.04%) Citrix
8 23 (1.67%) IBM
9 13 (0.95%) SAP
10 12 (0.87%) ATG
11 11 (0.80%) Sitecore
12 10 (0.73%) NetApp
13 9 (0.66%) Telerik
14 8 (0.58%) SonicWALL
14 8 (0.58%) Zend
15 7 (0.51%) BEA
15 7 (0.51%) Civica
15 7 (0.51%) hybris
15 7 (0.51%) Splunk
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Mortimer Spinks
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Salary: Excellent
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bens
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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