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

SQL (Structured Query Language)
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 649 656 801
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 25.82% 22.91% 24.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.49% 45.46% 44.90%
Number of salaries quoted 580 583 654
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 £30,000 £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 1396 1443 1784
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 55.53% 50.38% 54.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1204 1228 1491
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £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 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 535 (41.12%) Agile Software Development
2 463 (35.59%) SQL Server
3 429 (32.97%) .NET
4 427 (32.82%) C#
5 354 (27.21%) Microsoft
6 302 (23.21%) Java
7 270 (20.75%) T-SQL
8 263 (20.22%) JavaScript
9 241 (18.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 222 (17.06%) HTML
11 214 (16.45%) Scrum
12 212 (16.30%) Oracle
13 207 (15.91%) ASP.NET
14 199 (15.30%) Data Warehouse
15 197 (15.14%) Finance
16 186 (14.30%) MVC
17 180 (13.84%) CSS
17 180 (13.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 177 (13.60%) Continuous Integration
19 171 (13.14%) Test Automation
20 168 (12.91%) Business Intelligence
21 153 (11.76%) XML
22 152 (11.68%) Windows
23 151 (11.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
24 148 (11.38%) OO
24 148 (11.38%) Git (software)
25 136 (10.45%) Degree
26 134 (10.30%) Linux
27 126 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
28 125 (9.61%) 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 55 (4.23%) IIS
2 49 (3.77%) CloudStack
2 49 (3.77%) OpenStack
3 37 (2.84%) Apache
3 37 (2.84%) SAS
3 37 (2.84%) Tomcat
4 36 (2.77%) SharePoint
4 36 (2.77%) WebLogic
5 34 (2.61%) JBoss
5 34 (2.61%) WebSphere
6 27 (2.08%) Apache Spark
7 26 (2.00%) CMS
7 26 (2.00%) Confluence
8 15 (1.15%) Mule
9 13 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
10 11 (0.85%) Sitecore CMS
10 11 (0.85%) Umbraco
11 10 (0.77%) Apache Solr
12 9 (0.69%) Jetty
13 7 (0.54%) WordPress
Applications
1 50 (3.84%) Microsoft Office
2 41 (3.15%) Microsoft Excel
3 34 (2.61%) 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%) Dynamics CRM
1 13 (1.00%) Maximo
2 10 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (0.69%) Aligne
4 4 (0.31%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 3 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
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
1 103 (7.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 54 (4.15%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (1.00%) SaaS
4 10 (0.77%) GitHub
4 10 (0.77%) PaaS
5 6 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (0.31%) IaaS
6 4 (0.31%) Taleo
7 2 (0.15%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
7 2 (0.15%) Office 365
7 2 (0.15%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 1 (0.077%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.077%) Force.com
8 1 (0.077%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 22 (1.69%) Firewall
2 15 (1.15%) Ethernet
3 12 (0.92%) TCP/IP
4 11 (0.85%) HTTP
5 10 (0.77%) AMQP
6 8 (0.61%) VPN
7 7 (0.54%) Internet
8 5 (0.38%) 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%) PPP
11 1 (0.077%) PuTTY
11 1 (0.077%) Remote Desktop
11 1 (0.077%) SSL
11 1 (0.077%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 463 (35.59%) SQL Server
2 241 (18.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 199 (15.30%) Data Warehouse
4 180 (13.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 151 (11.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 113 (8.69%) NoSQL
7 86 (6.61%) SQL Server 2008
8 83 (6.38%) SQL Server 2012
9 70 (5.38%) Relational Database
10 59 (4.53%) SQL Server 2016
11 58 (4.46%) MySQL
12 52 (4.00%) Big Data
13 49 (3.77%) MS Access
13 49 (3.77%) SQL Server 2014
14 47 (3.61%) Oracle Database
15 38 (2.92%) Data Mining
15 38 (2.92%) Hadoop
15 38 (2.92%) SQL Server 2005
16 34 (2.61%) Power BI
17 26 (2.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 148 (11.38%) Git (software)
2 110 (8.46%) Subversion
3 88 (6.76%) Selenium
4 81 (6.23%) Visual Studio
5 66 (5.07%) Mercurial
6 60 (4.61%) JIRA
7 51 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
8 48 (3.69%) Cucumber
9 44 (3.38%) NUnit
10 38 (2.92%) Jenkins
11 35 (2.69%) MSTest
11 35 (2.69%) TeamCity
12 31 (2.38%) SoapUI
13 30 (2.31%) Octopus Deploy
14 28 (2.15%) Maven
14 28 (2.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 23 (1.77%) JMeter
16 20 (1.54%) LoadRunner
17 19 (1.46%) Eclipse
18 18 (1.38%) Gatling
General
1 197 (15.14%) Finance
2 45 (3.46%) Advertising
3 41 (3.15%) Legal
4 38 (2.92%) Games
5 36 (2.77%) Retail
6 33 (2.54%) Marketing
7 14 (1.08%) 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
1 520 (39.97%) Developer
2 238 (18.29%) Analyst
3 150 (11.53%) .NET Developer
4 118 (9.07%) C# Developer
5 117 (8.99%) Senior Developer
6 111 (8.53%) DBA
7 108 (8.30%) SQL Developer
8 96 (7.38%) Java Developer
9 93 (7.15%) Support Analyst
10 90 (6.92%) Applications Support
10 90 (6.92%) C# .NET Developer
11 82 (6.30%) SQL DBA
12 81 (6.23%) SQL Analyst
13 80 (6.15%) Software Engineer
14 75 (5.76%) Applications Support Analyst
15 66 (5.07%) Administrator
15 66 (5.07%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 65 (5.00%) Software Developer
17 58 (4.46%) DevOps Engineer
18 54 (4.15%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 429 (32.97%) .NET
2 222 (17.06%) HTML
3 207 (15.91%) ASP.NET
4 180 (13.84%) CSS
5 153 (11.76%) XML
6 125 (9.61%) Web Services
7 111 (8.53%) ASP.NET MVC
8 93 (7.15%) jQuery
9 85 (6.53%) .NET Framework
10 79 (6.07%) WCF
11 65 (5.00%) AngularJS
12 63 (4.84%) SOAP
13 51 (3.92%) XSLT
14 45 (3.46%) RESTful
15 44 (3.38%) ASP.NET Web API
16 42 (3.23%) Spring
17 39 (3.00%) LINQ
18 35 (2.69%) Node.js
18 35 (2.69%) REST
19 34 (2.61%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 126 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (4.61%) Data Structures
3 57 (4.38%) Algorithms
4 50 (3.84%) Greenfield Project
5 24 (1.84%) Computer Science
5 24 (1.84%) User Experience
6 20 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
6 20 (1.54%) NHS
7 19 (1.46%) Client/Server
8 18 (1.38%) Replication
9 13 (1.00%) Management Information System
10 12 (0.92%) Streaming Media
11 10 (0.77%) Mobile App
11 10 (0.77%) N-Tier
12 9 (0.69%) Online Games
13 7 (0.54%) Clustering
14 5 (0.38%) BBC
14 5 (0.38%) Driving Licence
14 5 (0.38%) Hybrid Cloud
14 5 (0.38%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 152 (11.68%) Windows
2 134 (10.30%) Linux
3 95 (7.30%) Unix
4 53 (4.07%) Windows Server
5 32 (2.46%) Android
6 22 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (1.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (1.31%) Embedded Linux
8 17 (1.31%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 15 (1.15%) Apple iOS
9 15 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (0.54%) Windows XP
12 4 (0.31%) Windows 7
13 3 (0.23%) Solaris
14 2 (0.15%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.077%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.077%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 535 (41.12%) Agile Software Development
2 214 (16.45%) Scrum
3 186 (14.30%) MVC
4 177 (13.60%) Continuous Integration
5 171 (13.14%) Test Automation
6 168 (12.91%) Business Intelligence
7 148 (11.38%) OO
8 121 (9.30%) Software Engineering
9 111 (8.53%) ETL
10 108 (8.30%) Mentoring
11 104 (7.99%) DSDM
11 104 (7.99%) SDLC
12 103 (7.92%) TDD
13 87 (6.69%) RUP
14 86 (6.61%) ITIL
15 83 (6.38%) Data Modelling
16 71 (5.46%) Analytics
16 71 (5.46%) DevOps
17 67 (5.15%) E-Commerce
18 62 (4.77%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 427 (32.82%) C#
2 302 (23.21%) Java
3 270 (20.75%) T-SQL
4 263 (20.22%) JavaScript
5 109 (8.38%) Python
6 73 (5.61%) Ruby
7 70 (5.38%) PL/SQL
8 63 (4.84%) Shell Script
9 62 (4.77%) VBA
10 51 (3.92%) VB
11 50 (3.84%) Bash Shell
12 49 (3.77%) VB.NET
13 48 (3.69%) PHP
14 46 (3.54%) C++
15 38 (2.92%) PowerShell
16 21 (1.61%) C
17 13 (1.00%) TypeScript
17 13 (1.00%) VB6
18 11 (0.85%) Scala
19 10 (0.77%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 136 (10.45%) Degree
2 73 (5.61%) ISTQB
3 65 (5.00%) ISEB
4 27 (2.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 14 (1.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 13 (1.00%) CCNA
6 13 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (0.46%) Security Cleared
8 5 (0.38%) SC Cleared
9 4 (0.31%) Computer Science Degree
9 4 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.23%) ACCA
10 3 (0.23%) CIPFA
10 3 (0.23%) CISA
10 3 (0.23%) CISM
10 3 (0.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 3 (0.23%) Numerate Degree
10 3 (0.23%) QiCA
11 2 (0.15%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (6.53%) QA
2 33 (2.54%) Data Quality
3 18 (1.38%) SLA
4 6 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
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%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.15%) PMO
7 1 (0.077%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 61 (4.69%) Active Directory
2 53 (4.07%) vSphere
3 49 (3.77%) Xen
3 49 (3.77%) XenServer
4 24 (1.84%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (1.15%) Docker
6 7 (0.54%) Terminal Server
7 5 (0.38%) Terminal Services
8 3 (0.23%) 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 63 (4.84%) Puppet
2 56 (4.30%) Opscode Chef
3 33 (2.54%) Tivoli
4 32 (2.46%) Cobbler
5 31 (2.38%) Ansible
6 19 (1.46%) Failover Clustering
7 9 (0.69%) Kibana
7 9 (0.69%) logstash
8 8 (0.61%) SCCM
9 6 (0.46%) Grafana
9 6 (0.46%) Terraform
9 6 (0.46%) ZENworks
10 3 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (0.23%) LiteSpeed
10 3 (0.23%) Oracle RMAN
10 3 (0.23%) Salt
11 2 (0.15%) SCOM
12 1 (0.077%) Data Guard
12 1 (0.077%) Nagios
12 1 (0.077%) Opsview
Vendors
1 354 (27.21%) Microsoft
2 212 (16.30%) Oracle
3 51 (3.92%) EnterpriseDB
4 37 (2.84%) Citrix
5 33 (2.54%) Tableau
6 28 (2.15%) IBM
7 26 (2.00%) VMware
8 24 (1.84%) SAP
9 22 (1.69%) Red Hat
10 17 (1.31%) Apple
11 12 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
12 11 (0.85%) Google
12 11 (0.85%) Netezza
12 11 (0.85%) Sitecore
13 9 (0.69%) ATG
13 9 (0.69%) Infor
13 9 (0.69%) Splunk
14 8 (0.61%) Zend
15 7 (0.54%) Civica
15 7 (0.54%) Rackspace
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £19000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Company Benefits
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: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Imperative People
Salary: £34000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leidos
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Imperative People
Salary: £29000 - £34000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leidos
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £29,000 per annum 26 days holiday, Bonus, Private Heal
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension + Bonus + Gym
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday