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

SQL (Structured Query Language)
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 646 671 811
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 25.76% 22.94% 24.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.62% 45.74% 45.54%
Number of salaries quoted 578 590 664
Median salary £45,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.42% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 1416 1467 1781
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 56.46% 50.15% 53.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1225 1238 1492
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 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in 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 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 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 Leeds region with a requirement for SQL.

1 534 (41.24%) Agile Software Development
2 457 (35.29%) SQL Server
3 427 (32.97%) .NET
4 421 (32.51%) C#
5 356 (27.49%) Microsoft
6 304 (23.47%) Java
7 265 (20.46%) T-SQL
8 263 (20.31%) JavaScript
9 234 (18.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 223 (17.22%) HTML
11 216 (16.68%) Oracle
12 215 (16.60%) Scrum
13 203 (15.68%) ASP.NET
14 195 (15.06%) Data Warehouse
15 190 (14.67%) Finance
16 184 (14.21%) MVC
17 181 (13.98%) CSS
18 176 (13.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 176 (13.59%) Continuous Integration
19 170 (13.13%) Test Automation
20 163 (12.59%) Business Intelligence
21 154 (11.89%) XML
21 154 (11.89%) Windows
22 148 (11.43%) Git (software)
22 148 (11.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 145 (11.20%) OO
24 136 (10.50%) Linux
25 135 (10.42%) Degree
26 125 (9.65%) Analytical Skills
27 122 (9.42%) Web Services

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 59 (4.56%) IIS
2 51 (3.94%) CloudStack
2 51 (3.94%) OpenStack
3 39 (3.01%) Tomcat
3 39 (3.01%) WebLogic
4 37 (2.86%) Apache
4 37 (2.86%) JBoss
4 37 (2.86%) WebSphere
5 35 (2.70%) SAS
5 35 (2.70%) SharePoint
6 27 (2.08%) CMS
7 26 (2.01%) Apache Spark
8 24 (1.85%) Confluence
9 16 (1.24%) Mule
10 13 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
11 11 (0.85%) Sitecore CMS
11 11 (0.85%) Umbraco
12 10 (0.77%) Apache Solr
12 10 (0.77%) Jetty
13 7 (0.54%) WordPress
Applications
1 52 (4.02%) Microsoft Office
2 40 (3.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 32 (2.47%) SPSS
4 4 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.15%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.077%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 13 (1.00%) Maximo
2 12 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.69%) Aligne
4 8 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.23%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 3 (0.23%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.15%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.077%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 105 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 56 (4.32%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (1.00%) SaaS
4 12 (0.93%) PaaS
5 10 (0.77%) GitHub
6 6 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.31%) IaaS
8 3 (0.23%) Taleo
9 2 (0.15%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
9 2 (0.15%) Office 365
9 2 (0.15%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 1 (0.077%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.077%) Force.com
10 1 (0.077%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 24 (1.85%) Firewall
2 15 (1.16%) Ethernet
3 12 (0.93%) TCP/IP
4 11 (0.85%) HTTP
5 10 (0.77%) AMQP
6 8 (0.62%) VPN
7 6 (0.46%) Internet
8 5 (0.39%) FTP
9 3 (0.23%) DHCP
9 3 (0.23%) DNS
9 3 (0.23%) OpenLDAP
10 2 (0.15%) SAN
10 2 (0.15%) Skype
10 2 (0.15%) SMS
11 1 (0.077%) LDAP
11 1 (0.077%) NAS
11 1 (0.077%) PuTTY
11 1 (0.077%) Remote Desktop
11 1 (0.077%) SSL
11 1 (0.077%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 457 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 234 (18.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 195 (15.06%) Data Warehouse
4 176 (13.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 148 (11.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 115 (8.88%) NoSQL
7 84 (6.49%) SQL Server 2008
7 84 (6.49%) SQL Server 2012
8 72 (5.56%) Relational Database
9 57 (4.40%) MySQL
9 57 (4.40%) SQL Server 2016
10 52 (4.02%) Big Data
11 48 (3.71%) MS Access
12 47 (3.63%) Oracle Database
12 47 (3.63%) SQL Server 2014
13 38 (2.93%) Hadoop
13 38 (2.93%) SQL Server 2005
14 36 (2.78%) Data Mining
15 35 (2.70%) Power BI
16 27 (2.08%) Redis
Development Applications
1 148 (11.43%) Git (software)
2 109 (8.42%) Subversion
3 86 (6.64%) Selenium
4 82 (6.33%) Visual Studio
5 65 (5.02%) Mercurial
6 59 (4.56%) JIRA
7 50 (3.86%) Team Foundation Server
8 49 (3.78%) Cucumber
9 43 (3.32%) NUnit
10 40 (3.09%) Jenkins
11 36 (2.78%) TeamCity
12 34 (2.63%) MSTest
13 30 (2.32%) SoapUI
14 29 (2.24%) Octopus Deploy
15 28 (2.16%) Maven
16 26 (2.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 24 (1.85%) JMeter
18 20 (1.54%) LoadRunner
19 19 (1.47%) Eclipse
20 18 (1.39%) Gatling
General
1 190 (14.67%) Finance
2 45 (3.47%) Advertising
3 41 (3.17%) Legal
4 38 (2.93%) Games
5 37 (2.86%) Retail
6 33 (2.55%) Marketing
7 15 (1.16%) Banking
8 13 (1.00%) Manufacturing
9 9 (0.69%) Law
10 7 (0.54%) Local Government
11 6 (0.46%) Telecoms
12 3 (0.23%) Automotive
12 3 (0.23%) Electronics
13 2 (0.15%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.077%) Back Office
14 1 (0.077%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 516 (39.85%) Developer
2 237 (18.30%) Analyst
3 151 (11.66%) .NET Developer
4 118 (9.11%) C# Developer
5 117 (9.03%) Senior Developer
6 112 (8.65%) DBA
7 107 (8.26%) SQL Developer
8 96 (7.41%) Java Developer
9 93 (7.18%) Support Analyst
10 91 (7.03%) C# .NET Developer
11 90 (6.95%) Applications Support
12 82 (6.33%) SQL DBA
13 80 (6.18%) Software Engineer
13 80 (6.18%) SQL Analyst
14 75 (5.79%) Applications Support Analyst
15 65 (5.02%) Administrator
16 64 (4.94%) Business Intelligence Developer
17 63 (4.86%) Software Developer
18 62 (4.79%) DevOps Engineer
19 54 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 427 (32.97%) .NET
2 223 (17.22%) HTML
3 203 (15.68%) ASP.NET
4 181 (13.98%) CSS
5 154 (11.89%) XML
6 122 (9.42%) Web Services
7 110 (8.49%) ASP.NET MVC
8 93 (7.18%) jQuery
9 82 (6.33%) .NET Framework
10 81 (6.25%) WCF
11 64 (4.94%) AngularJS
12 61 (4.71%) SOAP
13 52 (4.02%) XSLT
14 46 (3.55%) RESTful
15 44 (3.40%) ASP.NET Web API
16 42 (3.24%) Spring
17 39 (3.01%) LINQ
18 35 (2.70%) Node.js
18 35 (2.70%) REST
19 34 (2.63%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 125 (9.65%) Analytical Skills
2 59 (4.56%) Data Structures
3 56 (4.32%) Algorithms
4 50 (3.86%) Greenfield Project
5 25 (1.93%) User Experience
6 24 (1.85%) Computer Science
7 19 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
8 18 (1.39%) Client/Server
8 18 (1.39%) NHS
8 18 (1.39%) Replication
9 13 (1.00%) Management Information System
10 12 (0.93%) Streaming Media
11 10 (0.77%) Mobile App
11 10 (0.77%) N-Tier
12 9 (0.69%) Online Games
13 5 (0.39%) Clustering
13 5 (0.39%) Driving Licence
13 5 (0.39%) Hybrid Cloud
14 4 (0.31%) BBC
14 4 (0.31%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 154 (11.89%) Windows
2 136 (10.50%) Linux
3 97 (7.49%) Unix
4 53 (4.09%) Windows Server
5 32 (2.47%) Android
6 24 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (1.31%) Embedded Linux
7 17 (1.31%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 17 (1.31%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (1.16%) Apple iOS
8 15 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (0.54%) Windows XP
10 4 (0.31%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.23%) Solaris
12 2 (0.15%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.077%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.077%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 534 (41.24%) Agile Software Development
2 215 (16.60%) Scrum
3 184 (14.21%) MVC
4 176 (13.59%) Continuous Integration
5 170 (13.13%) Test Automation
6 163 (12.59%) Business Intelligence
7 145 (11.20%) OO
8 118 (9.11%) Software Engineering
9 109 (8.42%) ETL
10 105 (8.11%) DSDM
11 104 (8.03%) Mentoring
12 102 (7.88%) SDLC
13 100 (7.72%) TDD
14 91 (7.03%) ITIL
15 89 (6.87%) RUP
16 80 (6.18%) Data Modelling
17 76 (5.87%) DevOps
18 71 (5.48%) E-Commerce
19 68 (5.25%) Analytics
20 62 (4.79%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 421 (32.51%) C#
2 304 (23.47%) Java
3 265 (20.46%) T-SQL
4 263 (20.31%) JavaScript
5 107 (8.26%) Python
6 73 (5.64%) Ruby
7 70 (5.41%) PL/SQL
8 64 (4.94%) Shell Script
9 60 (4.63%) VBA
10 50 (3.86%) Bash Shell
10 50 (3.86%) VB
11 48 (3.71%) PHP
11 48 (3.71%) VB.NET
12 46 (3.55%) C++
13 36 (2.78%) PowerShell
14 21 (1.62%) C
15 13 (1.00%) TypeScript
15 13 (1.00%) VB6
16 11 (0.85%) Scala
17 10 (0.77%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 135 (10.42%) Degree
2 72 (5.56%) ISTQB
3 64 (4.94%) ISEB
4 28 (2.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 15 (1.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 14 (1.08%) CCNA
6 14 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (0.46%) Security Cleared
9 5 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (0.39%) SC Cleared
10 4 (0.31%) Computer Science Degree
10 4 (0.31%) Numerate Degree
11 3 (0.23%) ACCA
11 3 (0.23%) CIPFA
11 3 (0.23%) CISA
11 3 (0.23%) CISM
11 3 (0.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 3 (0.23%) QiCA
12 2 (0.15%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (6.41%) QA
2 34 (2.63%) Data Quality
3 18 (1.39%) SLA
4 6 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.23%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.23%) SNOMED CT
6 2 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.15%) PMO
7 1 (0.077%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 61 (4.71%) Active Directory
2 55 (4.25%) vSphere
3 51 (3.94%) Xen
3 51 (3.94%) XenServer
4 26 (2.01%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (1.08%) Docker
6 7 (0.54%) Terminal Server
7 5 (0.39%) Terminal Services
8 4 (0.31%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.15%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.077%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.077%) KVM
Systems Management
1 66 (5.10%) Puppet
2 58 (4.48%) Opscode Chef
3 34 (2.63%) Tivoli
4 33 (2.55%) Ansible
4 33 (2.55%) Cobbler
5 19 (1.47%) Failover Clustering
6 9 (0.69%) Kibana
6 9 (0.69%) logstash
7 8 (0.62%) SCCM
8 7 (0.54%) Terraform
9 6 (0.46%) ZENworks
10 5 (0.39%) Grafana
11 3 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
11 3 (0.23%) LiteSpeed
11 3 (0.23%) Oracle RMAN
11 3 (0.23%) Salt
12 2 (0.15%) SCOM
13 1 (0.077%) Data Guard
13 1 (0.077%) Nagios
13 1 (0.077%) Opsview
Vendors
1 356 (27.49%) Microsoft
2 216 (16.68%) Oracle
3 53 (4.09%) EnterpriseDB
4 36 (2.78%) Citrix
5 32 (2.47%) Tableau
6 28 (2.16%) IBM
6 28 (2.16%) VMware
7 24 (1.85%) Red Hat
8 22 (1.70%) SAP
9 16 (1.24%) Apple
10 12 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
11 11 (0.85%) Sitecore
12 10 (0.77%) ATG
12 10 (0.77%) Google
12 10 (0.77%) Netezza
13 9 (0.69%) Infor
14 8 (0.62%) Cisco
14 8 (0.62%) Splunk
14 8 (0.62%) Zend
15 7 (0.54%) Civica
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k- £50k + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
networx
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Company car
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + on site gym + free parking
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Modis International
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 47.5k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum 25 days holiday, 2 x life assurance
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum 35 hour week, bonus, pension, bonus,
Posted: 5 days ago