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

3 months to
26 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 642 875 942
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 25.01% 26.52% 25.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.60% 48.88% 52.71%
Number of salaries quoted 580 716 824
Median salary £42,500 £38,000 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.84% -0.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,750 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £49,700
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 1408 1790 1787
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 54.85% 54.26% 48.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1254 1478 1509
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 £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +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 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL in Leeds

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 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.

1 572 (41.84%) Agile Software Development
2 516 (37.75%) SQL Server
3 446 (32.63%) .NET
4 429 (31.38%) C#
5 387 (28.31%) Microsoft
6 304 (22.24%) T-SQL
7 287 (20.99%) Java
8 281 (20.56%) Scrum
9 271 (19.82%) JavaScript
10 246 (18.00%) Oracle
11 220 (16.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 214 (15.65%) ASP.NET
13 206 (15.07%) Finance
14 202 (14.78%) HTML
15 193 (14.12%) MS Excel
16 191 (13.97%) MVC
17 173 (12.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 173 (12.66%) Continuous Integration
18 170 (12.44%) Windows
19 168 (12.29%) XML
20 165 (12.07%) CSS
21 158 (11.56%) Data Warehouse
22 149 (10.90%) SQL Server 2008
23 139 (10.17%) Business Intelligence
24 129 (9.44%) Selenium
25 127 (9.29%) Web Services
26 125 (9.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
26 125 (9.14%) SQL Server 2012
27 121 (8.85%) E-Commerce
28 120 (8.78%) Linux

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 (6.73%) IIS
2 58 (4.24%) CloudStack
2 58 (4.24%) OpenStack
3 50 (3.66%) WebSphere
4 47 (3.44%) JBoss
5 46 (3.37%) WebLogic
6 37 (2.71%) Tomcat
7 34 (2.49%) SAS
8 30 (2.19%) CMS
9 27 (1.98%) SharePoint
10 22 (1.61%) Apache
11 15 (1.10%) MS Exchange
12 12 (0.88%) Apache Spark
13 11 (0.80%) Sitecore CMS
13 11 (0.80%) Umbraco
14 10 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
14 10 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2010
15 9 (0.66%) Confluence
15 9 (0.66%) Mule
16 7 (0.51%) iPlanet
Applications
1 193 (14.12%) MS Excel
2 41 (3.00%) MS Office
3 18 (1.32%) SPSS
4 11 (0.80%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (0.59%) Maximo
2 6 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.37%) Visualfiles
4 4 (0.29%) Aligne
4 4 (0.29%) Unica
5 3 (0.22%) SAP ERP
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%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.073%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.073%) Sage CRM
7 1 (0.073%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 62 (4.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 57 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (0.95%) Office 365
3 13 (0.95%) SaaS
4 8 (0.59%) 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 (3.15%) Firewall
2 17 (1.24%) VPN
3 13 (0.95%) HTTP
3 13 (0.95%) TCP/IP
4 12 (0.88%) Internet
5 7 (0.51%) DNS
6 6 (0.44%) Ethernet
6 6 (0.44%) SAN
6 6 (0.44%) SSL
7 5 (0.37%) LDAP
7 5 (0.37%) 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%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 516 (37.75%) SQL Server
2 220 (16.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 173 (12.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 158 (11.56%) Data Warehouse
5 149 (10.90%) SQL Server 2008
6 125 (9.14%) SQL Server 2012
6 125 (9.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 104 (7.61%) Relational Database
8 87 (6.36%) NoSQL
9 66 (4.83%) SQL Server 2014
10 63 (4.61%) MySQL
11 59 (4.32%) SQL Server 2005
12 40 (2.93%) Oracle Database
13 36 (2.63%) Big Data
14 35 (2.56%) SQL Server 2016
15 34 (2.49%) RDBMS
16 27 (1.98%) Hadoop
17 24 (1.76%) MS Access
18 23 (1.68%) Power BI
19 22 (1.61%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 129 (9.44%) Selenium
2 118 (8.63%) Git (software)
3 87 (6.36%) Cucumber
4 86 (6.29%) Visual Studio
5 79 (5.78%) Subversion
6 76 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
7 55 (4.02%) Mercurial
8 47 (3.44%) JIRA
8 47 (3.44%) TeamCity
9 43 (3.15%) Jenkins
10 41 (3.00%) SoapUI
11 37 (2.71%) NUnit
12 34 (2.49%) MSTest
13 32 (2.34%) JMeter
14 25 (1.83%) JUnit
14 25 (1.83%) Maven
15 24 (1.76%) Octopus Deploy
16 23 (1.68%) LoadRunner
17 18 (1.32%) Eclipse
17 18 (1.32%) WebDriver
General
1 206 (15.07%) Finance
2 62 (4.54%) Retail
3 61 (4.46%) Legal
4 43 (3.15%) Banking
5 19 (1.39%) Advertising
6 16 (1.17%) Law
7 15 (1.10%) Marketing
8 12 (0.88%) Games
9 11 (0.80%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.44%) Telecoms
11 5 (0.37%) 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
1 519 (37.97%) Developer
2 252 (18.43%) Analyst
3 184 (13.46%) .NET Developer
4 141 (10.31%) C# Developer
5 137 (10.02%) DBA
6 131 (9.58%) SQL Developer
7 126 (9.22%) Senior Developer
8 112 (8.19%) SQL DBA
9 108 (7.90%) C# .NET Developer
10 96 (7.02%) SQL Analyst
11 94 (6.88%) Support Analyst
12 90 (6.58%) Test Engineer
13 81 (5.93%) Java Developer
14 75 (5.49%) Software Engineer
15 73 (5.34%) Applications Support
16 68 (4.97%) ASP.NET Developer
17 63 (4.61%) DevOps Engineer
18 62 (4.54%) Software Developer
19 59 (4.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
20 58 (4.24%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 446 (32.63%) .NET
2 214 (15.65%) ASP.NET
3 202 (14.78%) HTML
4 168 (12.29%) XML
5 165 (12.07%) CSS
6 127 (9.29%) Web Services
7 109 (7.97%) .NET Framework
8 106 (7.75%) ASP.NET MVC
9 90 (6.58%) jQuery
10 88 (6.44%) WCF
11 74 (5.41%) SOAP
12 72 (5.27%) AngularJS
13 48 (3.51%) WPF
13 48 (3.51%) XSLT
14 47 (3.44%) RESTful
15 44 (3.22%) LINQ
16 40 (2.93%) HTML5
17 39 (2.85%) Entity Framework
18 36 (2.63%) Spring
19 35 (2.56%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 91 (6.66%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (4.39%) Data Structures
3 56 (4.10%) Algorithms
4 41 (3.00%) Replication
5 40 (2.93%) User Experience
6 23 (1.68%) Computer Science
7 22 (1.61%) NHS
8 20 (1.46%) Clustering
9 16 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
10 14 (1.02%) e-Learning
11 11 (0.80%) Management Information System
12 10 (0.73%) N-Tier
13 7 (0.51%) Client/Server
13 7 (0.51%) Mobile App
14 6 (0.44%) Driving Licence
14 6 (0.44%) FMCG
14 6 (0.44%) Streaming Media
15 4 (0.29%) Credit Risk
15 4 (0.29%) Data Centre
16 3 (0.22%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 170 (12.44%) Windows
2 120 (8.78%) Linux
3 90 (6.58%) Unix
4 72 (5.27%) Windows Server
5 35 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 23 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (1.24%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (1.17%) Android
9 14 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (0.59%) Embedded Linux
10 8 (0.59%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 7 (0.51%) Apple iOS
12 6 (0.44%) Windows XP
13 5 (0.37%) Solaris
13 5 (0.37%) Windows 7
14 4 (0.29%) Windows 10
15 2 (0.15%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 572 (41.84%) Agile Software Development
2 281 (20.56%) Scrum
3 191 (13.97%) MVC
4 173 (12.66%) Continuous Integration
5 139 (10.17%) Business Intelligence
6 121 (8.85%) E-Commerce
7 120 (8.78%) OO
8 118 (8.63%) ITIL
9 117 (8.56%) Software Engineering
10 99 (7.24%) Mentoring
11 93 (6.80%) TDD
11 93 (6.80%) Waterfall
12 91 (6.66%) DSDM
13 86 (6.29%) ETL
14 85 (6.22%) Automated Testing
15 81 (5.93%) Performance Tuning
16 75 (5.49%) Stakeholder Management
17 73 (5.34%) DevOps
17 73 (5.34%) Functional Testing
17 73 (5.34%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 429 (31.38%) C#
2 304 (22.24%) T-SQL
3 287 (20.99%) Java
4 271 (19.82%) JavaScript
5 97 (7.10%) Python
6 73 (5.34%) Ruby
7 65 (4.75%) PL/SQL
8 62 (4.54%) Shell Script
9 50 (3.66%) VBA
10 48 (3.51%) VB.NET
11 41 (3.00%) PowerShell
12 39 (2.85%) C++
13 34 (2.49%) Bash Shell
14 33 (2.41%) VB
15 32 (2.34%) PHP
16 17 (1.24%) Delphi
17 16 (1.17%) Scala
18 15 (1.10%) C
19 11 (0.80%) R
20 9 (0.66%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 112 (8.19%) ISTQB
2 110 (8.05%) Degree
3 104 (7.61%) ISEB
4 58 (4.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 53 (3.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 28 (2.05%) MCITP
7 24 (1.76%) MCTS
8 15 (1.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 14 (1.02%) CCNA
9 14 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (0.88%) MCDBA
11 9 (0.66%) MCSE
12 7 (0.51%) PhD
12 7 (0.51%) SAS Certification
13 6 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (0.37%) Security Cleared
15 4 (0.29%) MCSA
15 4 (0.29%) SC Cleared
16 3 (0.22%) ACCA
16 3 (0.22%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (7.24%) QA
2 29 (2.12%) SLA
3 22 (1.61%) Data Quality
4 16 (1.17%) PCI DSS
5 9 (0.66%) HL7
5 9 (0.66%) SDET
6 5 (0.37%) DICOM
7 4 (0.29%) IFRS
7 4 (0.29%) IFRS 9
8 3 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.22%) SNOMED CT
9 1 (0.073%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.073%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.073%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 62 (4.54%) vSphere
2 60 (4.39%) XenServer
3 59 (4.32%) Active Directory
4 58 (4.24%) Xen
5 35 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (1.02%) Hyper-V
7 7 (0.51%) Terminal Server
8 6 (0.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 6 (0.44%) VMware ESX
9 5 (0.37%) Terminal Services
10 3 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.15%) Sendmail
11 2 (0.15%) Snort
11 2 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.15%) XenApp
12 1 (0.073%) Apache Flume
12 1 (0.073%) HDFS
12 1 (0.073%) KVM
12 1 (0.073%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 75 (5.49%) Puppet
2 58 (4.24%) Opscode Chef
3 33 (2.41%) Tivoli
4 32 (2.34%) Ansible
4 32 (2.34%) Cobbler
5 8 (0.59%) SCCM
6 7 (0.51%) Failover Clustering
6 7 (0.51%) Terraform
7 6 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (0.22%) Data Guard
8 3 (0.22%) Nagios
8 3 (0.22%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (0.22%) SCOM
8 3 (0.22%) SQL Sentry
9 2 (0.15%) Kibana
9 2 (0.15%) logstash
9 2 (0.15%) MAILsweeper
9 2 (0.15%) MIMEsweeper
9 2 (0.15%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.15%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 387 (28.31%) Microsoft
2 246 (18.00%) Oracle
3 57 (4.17%) EnterpriseDB
4 54 (3.95%) VMware
5 35 (2.56%) Cisco
5 35 (2.56%) Red Hat
6 34 (2.49%) Tableau
7 28 (2.05%) Citrix
8 23 (1.68%) IBM
9 13 (0.95%) SAP
10 12 (0.88%) ATG
11 11 (0.80%) Sitecore
12 10 (0.73%) NetApp
13 9 (0.66%) Telerik
14 8 (0.59%) SonicWALL
15 7 (0.51%) BEA
15 7 (0.51%) Civica
15 7 (0.51%) hybris
15 7 (0.51%) Splunk
15 7 (0.51%) Zend
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + 5% Bonus, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum bonus, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £320 - £340 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k- £50k + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £25,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 45000
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, healthcare, pension,
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + training expenses
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, healthcare, pension,
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago