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

SQL (Structured Query Language)
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 3 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 681 775 908
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 26.65% 24.08% 25.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.39% 47.00% 51.89%
Number of salaries quoted 618 656 785
Median salary £42,500 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.84% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 1468 1649 1750
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 57.46% 51.24% 49.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1315 1373 1483
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

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 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 572 (43.80%) Agile Software Development
2 454 (34.76%) SQL Server
3 437 (33.46%) .NET
4 419 (32.08%) C#
5 351 (26.88%) Microsoft
6 301 (23.05%) Java
7 272 (20.83%) T-SQL
8 268 (20.52%) JavaScript
9 260 (19.91%) Scrum
10 229 (17.53%) Oracle
11 209 (16.00%) ASP.NET
12 202 (15.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 201 (15.39%) HTML
14 194 (14.85%) Finance
15 187 (14.32%) MVC
16 177 (13.55%) Continuous Integration
17 169 (12.94%) Data Warehouse
18 166 (12.71%) CSS
19 159 (12.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 157 (12.02%) Windows
21 155 (11.87%) XML
22 139 (10.64%) OO
23 138 (10.57%) Business Intelligence
24 134 (10.26%) Git (software)
25 126 (9.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
26 124 (9.49%) Linux
27 123 (9.42%) Web Services
28 118 (9.04%) SQL Server 2008
29 116 (8.88%) Software Engineering
30 113 (8.65%) Degree

SQL
Co-occurring 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 79 (6.05%) IIS
2 57 (4.36%) CloudStack
2 57 (4.36%) OpenStack
3 41 (3.14%) WebSphere
4 40 (3.06%) WebLogic
5 38 (2.91%) JBoss
6 32 (2.45%) Tomcat
7 31 (2.37%) SAS
8 27 (2.07%) CMS
9 26 (1.99%) SharePoint
10 25 (1.91%) Apache
11 18 (1.38%) Apache Spark
12 13 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
12 13 (1.00%) Mule
13 12 (0.92%) Confluence
14 11 (0.84%) Sitecore CMS
14 11 (0.84%) Umbraco
15 10 (0.77%) MS Exchange
16 9 (0.69%) Apache Solr
17 8 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 41 (3.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 41 (3.14%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (1.53%) SPSS
3 8 (0.61%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.077%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.077%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 11 (0.84%) Maximo
2 7 (0.54%) Aligne
2 7 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.23%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.15%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.15%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.077%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.077%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.077%) Sage X3
5 1 (0.077%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 77 (5.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 61 (4.67%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (1.00%) SaaS
4 10 (0.77%) PaaS
5 9 (0.69%) GitHub
6 6 (0.46%) Office 365
7 4 (0.31%) IaaS
8 2 (0.15%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.15%) Google Tag Manager
9 1 (0.077%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.077%) Force.com
9 1 (0.077%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 38 (2.91%) Firewall
2 14 (1.07%) TCP/IP
2 14 (1.07%) VPN
3 13 (1.00%) HTTP
4 11 (0.84%) Ethernet
5 9 (0.69%) Internet
6 6 (0.46%) SSL
7 5 (0.38%) DNS
7 5 (0.38%) SAN
8 4 (0.31%) LDAP
8 4 (0.31%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (0.23%) DHCP
9 3 (0.23%) FTP
10 2 (0.15%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (0.15%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (0.15%) LAN
10 2 (0.15%) VoIP
10 2 (0.15%) WAN
11 1 (0.077%) AMQP
11 1 (0.077%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 454 (34.76%) SQL Server
2 202 (15.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 169 (12.94%) Data Warehouse
4 159 (12.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 126 (9.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 118 (9.04%) SQL Server 2008
7 107 (8.19%) SQL Server 2012
8 106 (8.12%) NoSQL
9 80 (6.13%) Relational Database
10 54 (4.13%) SQL Server 2005
11 51 (3.91%) MySQL
12 47 (3.60%) SQL Server 2014
13 43 (3.29%) Oracle Database
14 40 (3.06%) Big Data
15 37 (2.83%) SQL Server 2016
16 34 (2.60%) MS Access
17 29 (2.22%) Hadoop
18 26 (1.99%) Power BI
19 23 (1.76%) RDBMS
20 21 (1.61%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 134 (10.26%) Git (software)
2 108 (8.27%) Selenium
3 94 (7.20%) Subversion
4 85 (6.51%) Visual Studio
5 69 (5.28%) Cucumber
6 64 (4.90%) Mercurial
7 61 (4.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 52 (3.98%) JIRA
9 44 (3.37%) TeamCity
10 40 (3.06%) NUnit
11 38 (2.91%) Jenkins
12 35 (2.68%) MSTest
12 35 (2.68%) SoapUI
13 21 (1.61%) JMeter
13 21 (1.61%) Maven
14 19 (1.45%) LoadRunner
14 19 (1.45%) WebDriver
15 18 (1.38%) Eclipse
15 18 (1.38%) Octopus Deploy
15 18 (1.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 194 (14.85%) Finance
2 55 (4.21%) Legal
3 53 (4.06%) Retail
4 31 (2.37%) Banking
5 30 (2.30%) Advertising
6 26 (1.99%) Games
7 23 (1.76%) Marketing
8 11 (0.84%) Law
8 11 (0.84%) Manufacturing
9 6 (0.46%) Telecoms
10 5 (0.38%) Local Government
11 3 (0.23%) Electronics
12 2 (0.15%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.077%) Back Office
13 1 (0.077%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 523 (40.05%) Developer
2 245 (18.76%) Analyst
3 168 (12.86%) .NET Developer
4 127 (9.72%) C# Developer
5 124 (9.49%) Senior Developer
6 119 (9.11%) SQL Developer
7 115 (8.81%) DBA
8 92 (7.04%) C# .NET Developer
8 92 (7.04%) Support Analyst
9 91 (6.97%) SQL DBA
10 90 (6.89%) Java Developer
11 89 (6.81%) SQL Analyst
12 78 (5.97%) Software Engineer
13 76 (5.82%) Applications Support
14 73 (5.59%) Test Engineer
15 65 (4.98%) Applications Support Analyst
16 64 (4.90%) Software Developer
17 62 (4.75%) DevOps Engineer
18 61 (4.67%) ASP.NET Developer
19 53 (4.06%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 437 (33.46%) .NET
2 209 (16.00%) ASP.NET
3 201 (15.39%) HTML
4 166 (12.71%) CSS
5 155 (11.87%) XML
6 123 (9.42%) Web Services
7 106 (8.12%) ASP.NET MVC
8 95 (7.27%) .NET Framework
9 92 (7.04%) jQuery
10 85 (6.51%) WCF
11 70 (5.36%) SOAP
12 63 (4.82%) AngularJS
13 49 (3.75%) XSLT
14 45 (3.45%) RESTful
15 41 (3.14%) WPF
16 40 (3.06%) LINQ
17 36 (2.76%) HTML5
18 34 (2.60%) ASP.NET Web API
19 33 (2.53%) Entity Framework
19 33 (2.53%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 102 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
2 66 (5.05%) Data Structures
3 63 (4.82%) Greenfield Project
4 61 (4.67%) Algorithms
5 39 (2.99%) User Experience
6 30 (2.30%) Replication
7 27 (2.07%) Computer Science
8 18 (1.38%) NHS
9 16 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
10 15 (1.15%) Clustering
11 12 (0.92%) N-Tier
12 11 (0.84%) e-Learning
13 10 (0.77%) Client/Server
14 9 (0.69%) Streaming Media
15 7 (0.54%) Management Information System
15 7 (0.54%) Mobile App
16 6 (0.46%) Driving Licence
16 6 (0.46%) FMCG
16 6 (0.46%) Online Games
17 4 (0.31%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 157 (12.02%) Windows
2 124 (9.49%) Linux
3 99 (7.58%) Unix
4 59 (4.52%) Windows Server
5 32 (2.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 23 (1.76%) Android
7 20 (1.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (1.00%) Embedded Linux
9 13 (1.00%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 13 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (0.77%) Apple iOS
11 7 (0.54%) Windows XP
12 5 (0.38%) Solaris
13 4 (0.31%) Windows 10
13 4 (0.31%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.15%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 572 (43.80%) Agile Software Development
2 260 (19.91%) Scrum
3 187 (14.32%) MVC
4 177 (13.55%) Continuous Integration
5 139 (10.64%) OO
6 138 (10.57%) Business Intelligence
7 116 (8.88%) Software Engineering
8 105 (8.04%) DSDM
9 104 (7.96%) ITIL
10 103 (7.89%) E-Commerce
11 93 (7.12%) Mentoring
11 93 (7.12%) TDD
12 91 (6.97%) Automated Testing
13 85 (6.51%) SDLC
14 82 (6.28%) RUP
15 78 (5.97%) ETL
16 75 (5.74%) Waterfall
17 72 (5.51%) DevOps
18 68 (5.21%) Performance Tuning
19 67 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 419 (32.08%) C#
2 301 (23.05%) Java
3 272 (20.83%) T-SQL
4 268 (20.52%) JavaScript
5 101 (7.73%) Python
6 70 (5.36%) Ruby
7 66 (5.05%) PL/SQL
8 61 (4.67%) Shell Script
9 50 (3.83%) VBA
10 43 (3.29%) C++
11 39 (2.99%) PHP
11 39 (2.99%) VB
12 37 (2.83%) VB.NET
13 36 (2.76%) Bash Shell
14 32 (2.45%) PowerShell
15 19 (1.45%) C
16 15 (1.15%) Delphi
17 11 (0.84%) R
17 11 (0.84%) Scala
18 10 (0.77%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 113 (8.65%) Degree
2 97 (7.43%) ISTQB
3 87 (6.66%) ISEB
4 43 (3.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 35 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (1.30%) MCITP
7 16 (1.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 14 (1.07%) CCNA
8 14 (1.07%) Cisco Certification
9 13 (1.00%) MCTS
10 9 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (0.61%) MCSE
12 7 (0.54%) MCDBA
12 7 (0.54%) PhD
12 7 (0.54%) SAS Certification
13 6 (0.46%) Security Cleared
14 5 (0.38%) SC Cleared
15 4 (0.31%) MCSA
16 3 (0.23%) ACCA
16 3 (0.23%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (6.66%) QA
2 29 (2.22%) Data Quality
3 23 (1.76%) SLA
4 12 (0.92%) SDET
5 11 (0.84%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.31%) SNOMED CT
7 3 (0.23%) HL7
8 2 (0.15%) DICOM
9 1 (0.077%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.077%) PMO
System Software
1 61 (4.67%) vSphere
2 59 (4.52%) XenServer
3 57 (4.36%) Xen
4 55 (4.21%) Active Directory
5 28 (2.14%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (0.54%) Hyper-V
6 7 (0.54%) Terminal Server
7 6 (0.46%) Terminal Services
8 3 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 3 (0.23%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.15%) Sendmail
9 2 (0.15%) Snort
9 2 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.077%) Docker
10 1 (0.077%) KVM
10 1 (0.077%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.077%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 71 (5.44%) Puppet
2 58 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
3 34 (2.60%) Tivoli
4 33 (2.53%) Cobbler
5 32 (2.45%) Ansible
6 16 (1.23%) Failover Clustering
7 8 (0.61%) Kibana
7 8 (0.61%) logstash
7 8 (0.61%) SCCM
7 8 (0.61%) Terraform
8 4 (0.31%) vCenter Server
9 3 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (0.23%) Nagios
9 3 (0.23%) Oracle RMAN
9 3 (0.23%) SQL Sentry
10 2 (0.15%) MAILsweeper
10 2 (0.15%) MIMEsweeper
10 2 (0.15%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (0.15%) SCOM
10 2 (0.15%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 351 (26.88%) Microsoft
2 229 (17.53%) Oracle
3 56 (4.29%) EnterpriseDB
4 36 (2.76%) VMware
5 32 (2.45%) Red Hat
5 32 (2.45%) Tableau
6 30 (2.30%) Citrix
7 23 (1.76%) Cisco
8 15 (1.15%) IBM
9 12 (0.92%) Apple
10 11 (0.84%) Sitecore
11 10 (0.77%) ATG
11 10 (0.77%) SAP
12 9 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
13 8 (0.61%) Dell
13 8 (0.61%) Zend
14 7 (0.54%) Civica
14 7 (0.54%) Infor
14 7 (0.54%) NetApp
14 7 (0.54%) Telerik
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Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum Award winning training scheme, bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum bonus, sensible work life balance, 25 days h
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: From £16,000 to £25,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: Up to £43,000 per annum + bonus, health, pension & flexible working
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
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CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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The Bridge Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
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The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bens
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The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £53,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £20k - 25k per year + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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onezeero.
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Flexitime
Posted: Yesterday
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Itecco
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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