Period
to 18 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for SQL Server 2016 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2016 over the 6 months to 18 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2016
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 173 192 195
Rank change year-on-year +19 +3 +69
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2016 35 62 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.78% 0.95% 1.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.90% 3.62% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 35 58 81
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £48,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.42% +9.71% -7.89%
10th Percentile £26,750 £34,438 £35,000
90th Percentile £55,250 £60,000 £67,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

SQL Server 2016 is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,206 1,711 2,308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 26.88% 26.24% 32.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1,056 1,441 2,046
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,875 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.28% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,875 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

SQL Server 2016
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing SQL Server 2016 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2016 in West Yorkshire

SQL Server 2016
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2016 in West Yorkshire.

Salary trend for SQL Server 2016 in West Yorkshire

SQL Server 2016
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2016 in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 July 2019.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2016 in West Yorkshire

SQL Server 2016
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2016 within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 July 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +15 30 £43,000 -14.00% 10
Bradford +29 2 £47,500 +35.71% 5
Halifax - 2 £40,000 -
Wetherby - 1 £30,000 - 1
SQL Server 2016
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 July 2019, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2016 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2016.

1 35 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (80.00%) SQL
3 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
4 16 (45.71%) Migration
4 16 (45.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (42.86%) VMware
6 14 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 11 (31.43%) Windows
7 11 (31.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
8 10 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (28.57%) T-SQL
9 9 (25.71%) SQL Server 2014
10 8 (22.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (20.00%) .NET
11 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (17.14%) Data Centre
12 6 (17.14%) Problem-Solving
12 6 (17.14%) Technical Leadership
12 6 (17.14%) Data Modelling
12 6 (17.14%) ETL
12 6 (17.14%) LAN
12 6 (17.14%) WLAN
12 6 (17.14%) WAN
12 6 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
12 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (17.14%) Office 365

SQL Server 2016
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.71%) IIS
2 2 (5.71%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (17.14%) Office 365
3 4 (11.43%) Power Platform
4 3 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (2.86%) Azure ExpressRoute
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) LAN
1 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
1 6 (17.14%) WAN
1 6 (17.14%) WLAN
2 5 (14.29%) Firewall
3 2 (5.71%) ISDN
3 2 (5.71%) PSTN
4 1 (2.86%) DHCP
4 1 (2.86%) DNS
4 1 (2.86%) FTP
4 1 (2.86%) HTTP
4 1 (2.86%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.86%) Internet
4 1 (2.86%) SMTP
4 1 (2.86%) SSL
4 1 (2.86%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (45.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (31.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (25.71%) SQL Server 2014
6 8 (22.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (11.43%) Power BI
10 3 (8.57%) Big Data
10 3 (8.57%) Hadoop
10 3 (8.57%) PerformancePoint
11 2 (5.71%) Azure SQL Database
12 1 (2.86%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 1 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (2.86%) Data Lake
12 1 (2.86%) HDInsight
12 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 5 (14.29%) Marketing
2 4 (11.43%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Games
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) DBA
2 10 (28.57%) Developer
3 8 (22.86%) SQL DBA
4 7 (20.00%) Administrator
5 4 (11.43%) Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Applications Support
5 4 (11.43%) Applications Support Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Security Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Support Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 3 (8.57%) SQL Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) SQL Server DBA
7 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Developer
8 1 (2.86%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Senior DBA
8 1 (2.86%) Senior SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) .NET
2 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.71%) .NET Framework
3 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.86%) .NET Core
4 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (2.86%) COM
4 1 (2.86%) Entity Framework
4 1 (2.86%) jQuery
4 1 (2.86%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (17.14%) Data Centre
3 4 (11.43%) Public Cloud
4 3 (8.57%) Data Structures
4 3 (8.57%) Replication
5 1 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (31.43%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Migration
2 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (17.14%) Data Modelling
2 6 (17.14%) ETL
2 6 (17.14%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (17.14%) Technical Leadership
3 5 (14.29%) Database Security
3 5 (14.29%) High Availability
3 5 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (14.29%) Time Management
4 4 (11.43%) Analytics
4 4 (11.43%) Coaching
4 4 (11.43%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (11.43%) Data Management
4 4 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (11.43%) Service Desk Management
4 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (11.43%) Telematics
Programming Languages
1 28 (80.00%) SQL
2 10 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 5 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.86%) TypeScript
4 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
2 15 (42.86%) VMware
3 3 (8.57%) SAP
4 2 (5.71%) Tableau
5 1 (2.86%) IDERA
5 1 (2.86%) SonicWALL