The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for SQL Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 30 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
30 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 6 5
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 618 763 933
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 17.85% 19.28% 20.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 54.31% 59.61% 63.47%
Number of salaries quoted 572 647 795
Median salary £41,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.49% +2.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,050 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next 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 and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 1138 1280 1470
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 32.86% 32.35% 32.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1000 1029 1214
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire citing SQL Server as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in West Yorkshire

SQL Server
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in West Yorkshire

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 30 May 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in West Yorkshire

SQL Server
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 within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -3 392 £41,000 +6.49% 58
Bradford +1 104 £45,000 +5.88% 11
Halifax -6 34 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Huddersfield -3 20 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Wakefield -5 19 £32,500 +30.00% 5
Pontefract +2 11 £29,250 -22.00% 2
Wetherby 0 7 £28,250 -19.28%
Pudsey - 5 £37,500 -
Ilkley +1 4 £30,000 - 3
Castleford +1 3 £30,000 +33.33%
Brighouse -3 2 £28,000 -23.28%
Batley - 2 £35,000 -
Dewsbury -2 1 £32,000 -14.66%
Keighley - 1 £45,000 -
SQL Server
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 656 (51.41%) SQL
2 621 (48.67%) .NET
3 609 (47.73%) C#
4 485 (38.01%) Microsoft
5 404 (31.66%) MVC
6 402 (31.50%) ASP.NET
7 365 (28.61%) Agile Software Development
8 339 (26.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 309 (24.22%) Windows
10 278 (21.79%) T-SQL
11 277 (21.71%) JavaScript
12 256 (20.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 252 (19.75%) HTML
13 252 (19.75%) Finance
14 248 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
15 247 (19.36%) ASP.NET MVC
16 229 (17.95%) Data Warehouse
17 200 (15.67%) CSS
18 194 (15.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 193 (15.13%) Web Services
20 180 (14.11%) .NET Framework
21 172 (13.48%) SQL Server 2008
22 170 (13.32%) IIS
23 165 (12.93%) Windows Server
24 164 (12.85%) SQL Server 2012
24 164 (12.85%) Oracle
25 158 (12.38%) TDD
26 145 (11.36%) Software Engineering
27 139 (10.89%) Microsoft Azure
28 136 (10.66%) WCF

SQL Server
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
1 170 (13.32%) IIS
2 99 (7.76%) MS Exchange
3 89 (6.97%) SharePoint
4 46 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2010
5 33 (2.59%) CMS
6 30 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2007
6 30 (2.35%) Tomcat
7 25 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
8 24 (1.88%) Apache
9 21 (1.65%) Umbraco
9 21 (1.65%) WebLogic
10 16 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
11 15 (1.18%) Skype for Business
12 14 (1.10%) WebSphere
13 11 (0.86%) Mule
13 11 (0.86%) SAS
13 11 (0.86%) Sitecore CMS
14 6 (0.47%) JBoss
15 5 (0.39%) iPlanet
15 5 (0.39%) WordPress
Applications
1 69 (5.41%) Microsoft Office
2 37 (2.90%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (0.71%) SPSS
4 4 (0.31%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (1.02%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.55%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.31%) Epicor Tropos
4 4 (0.31%) Maximo
5 2 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.078%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.078%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 139 (10.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 40 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (2.19%) Office 365
4 8 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (0.55%) PaaS
5 7 (0.55%) SaaS
6 2 (0.16%) GitHub
7 1 (0.078%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
7 1 (0.078%) Firebase
7 1 (0.078%) Force.com
7 1 (0.078%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.078%) Google Compute Engine
7 1 (0.078%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (4.23%) SAN
2 48 (3.76%) DNS
3 44 (3.45%) Firewall
4 43 (3.37%) DHCP
5 38 (2.98%) VPN
6 28 (2.19%) Internet
7 25 (1.96%) NAS
8 20 (1.57%) VoIP
9 19 (1.49%) TCP/IP
10 16 (1.25%) LAN
11 15 (1.18%) WAN
12 14 (1.10%) FTP
12 14 (1.10%) HTTP
13 11 (0.86%) ISDN
13 11 (0.86%) SSL
14 9 (0.71%) Remote Desktop
14 9 (0.71%) SMTP
15 8 (0.63%) HTTPS
15 8 (0.63%) Telnet
16 7 (0.55%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 339 (26.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 256 (20.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 229 (17.95%) Data Warehouse
4 194 (15.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 172 (13.48%) SQL Server 2008
6 164 (12.85%) SQL Server 2012
7 118 (9.25%) SQL Server 2005
8 95 (7.45%) SQL Server 2014
9 59 (4.62%) Relational Database
10 58 (4.55%) Oracle Database
10 58 (4.55%) SQL Server 2016
11 51 (4.00%) MySQL
12 41 (3.21%) Power BI
13 33 (2.59%) RDBMS
14 30 (2.35%) Big Data
15 25 (1.96%) QlikView
16 24 (1.88%) BusinessObjects
16 24 (1.88%) MS Access
17 20 (1.57%) NoSQL
17 20 (1.57%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 130 (10.19%) Visual Studio
2 62 (4.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 44 (3.45%) Git (software)
4 33 (2.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 32 (2.51%) Octopus Deploy
6 20 (1.57%) JIRA
7 18 (1.41%) JUnit
7 18 (1.41%) Subversion
8 17 (1.33%) Selenium
9 13 (1.02%) SpecFlow
10 9 (0.71%) JMeter
10 9 (0.71%) SoapUI
11 8 (0.63%) NuGet
12 7 (0.55%) NUnit
13 6 (0.47%) Jenkins
14 5 (0.39%) FitNesse
14 5 (0.39%) TeamCity
14 5 (0.39%) tSQLt
15 4 (0.31%) PowerBuilder
15 4 (0.31%) TestComplete
General
1 252 (19.75%) Finance
2 63 (4.94%) Retail
3 52 (4.08%) Manufacturing
4 36 (2.82%) Marketing
5 28 (2.19%) Legal
6 23 (1.80%) Games
6 23 (1.80%) Telecoms
7 21 (1.65%) Advertising
8 7 (0.55%) Law
9 5 (0.39%) Publishing
10 4 (0.31%) Back Office
11 3 (0.24%) Banking
11 3 (0.24%) Electronics
12 2 (0.16%) Automotive
12 2 (0.16%) Local Government
13 1 (0.078%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 663 (51.96%) Developer
2 384 (30.09%) .NET Developer
3 257 (20.14%) C# Developer
4 221 (17.32%) C# .NET Developer
5 145 (11.36%) Analyst
6 141 (11.05%) Senior Developer
7 140 (10.97%) SQL Developer
8 139 (10.89%) ASP.NET Developer
9 127 (9.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 123 (9.64%) DBA
11 112 (8.78%) Software Developer
12 100 (7.84%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 97 (7.60%) SQL DBA
14 91 (7.13%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 81 (6.35%) .NET Software Developer
15 81 (6.35%) Administrator
15 81 (6.35%) C# Software Developer
16 68 (5.33%) Senior .NET Developer
17 63 (4.94%) SSIS Developer
18 62 (4.86%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 621 (48.67%) .NET
2 402 (31.50%) ASP.NET
3 252 (19.75%) HTML
4 247 (19.36%) ASP.NET MVC
5 200 (15.67%) CSS
6 193 (15.13%) Web Services
7 180 (14.11%) .NET Framework
8 136 (10.66%) WCF
9 135 (10.58%) jQuery
10 121 (9.48%) ASP.NET Web API
11 105 (8.23%) XML
12 99 (7.76%) AngularJS
13 94 (7.37%) Entity Framework
14 76 (5.96%) WinForms
15 74 (5.80%) HTML5
16 55 (4.31%) WPF
17 54 (4.23%) KnockoutJS
18 52 (4.08%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 48 (3.76%) SOAP
20 44 (3.45%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 96 (7.52%) Analytical Skills
2 75 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
3 48 (3.76%) Enterprise Software
4 43 (3.37%) Clustering
5 39 (3.06%) Data Centre
6 37 (2.90%) Management Information System
7 34 (2.66%) Replication
8 32 (2.51%) Computer Science
9 22 (1.72%) Mobile App
10 16 (1.25%) Streaming Music
11 15 (1.18%) NHS
11 15 (1.18%) User Experience
12 13 (1.02%) N-Tier
13 10 (0.78%) iPad
14 9 (0.71%) Fintech
14 9 (0.71%) HP StoreVirtual
15 5 (0.39%) Data Structures
15 5 (0.39%) e-Learning
15 5 (0.39%) Public Cloud
16 4 (0.31%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 309 (24.22%) Windows
2 165 (12.93%) Windows Server
3 90 (7.05%) Linux
4 87 (6.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 82 (6.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 57 (4.47%) Unix
7 55 (4.31%) Windows Server 2003
8 21 (1.65%) Windows 7
9 17 (1.33%) Windows XP
10 11 (0.86%) Android
10 11 (0.86%) Apple iOS
11 10 (0.78%) Windows 10
12 9 (0.71%) Windows 8
13 7 (0.55%) Windows Phone
13 7 (0.55%) Windows Phone 8
14 4 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.16%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 404 (31.66%) MVC
2 365 (28.61%) Agile Software Development
3 248 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
4 158 (12.38%) TDD
5 145 (11.36%) Software Engineering
6 131 (10.27%) ETL
7 128 (10.03%) Scrum
8 107 (8.39%) SDLC
9 91 (7.13%) Data Modelling
10 79 (6.19%) Project Management
11 78 (6.11%) BDD
12 74 (5.80%) Web Development
13 72 (5.64%) Performance Tuning
14 67 (5.25%) Analytics
15 64 (5.02%) ITIL
16 63 (4.94%) Mentoring
17 58 (4.55%) E-Commerce
18 48 (3.76%) Disaster Recovery
19 47 (3.68%) Migration
20 44 (3.45%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 656 (51.41%) SQL
2 609 (47.73%) C#
3 278 (21.79%) T-SQL
4 277 (21.71%) JavaScript
5 94 (7.37%) PowerShell
6 91 (7.13%) Java
7 60 (4.70%) VB
8 46 (3.61%) VB.NET
9 33 (2.59%) VBA
10 28 (2.19%) PL/SQL
11 23 (1.80%) Python
12 22 (1.72%) PHP
13 16 (1.25%) C++
14 15 (1.18%) VB6
15 13 (1.02%) TypeScript
16 11 (0.86%) Ruby
17 8 (0.63%) VBScript
18 6 (0.47%) C
19 4 (0.31%) Objective-C
19 4 (0.31%) VC++
Qualifications
1 107 (8.39%) Degree
2 41 (3.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (1.65%) MCSE
4 14 (1.10%) MCP
4 14 (1.10%) Security Cleared
5 13 (1.02%) SC Cleared
6 10 (0.78%) CCNA
6 10 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (0.63%) ISEB
7 8 (0.63%) Numerate Degree
8 7 (0.55%) OCP
8 7 (0.55%) Oracle Certification
9 6 (0.47%) ISTQB
10 5 (0.39%) MCSA
11 4 (0.31%) CCNP
11 4 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.24%) MCDBA
13 2 (0.16%) Computer Science Degree
13 2 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 1 (0.078%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (2.66%) Data Quality
2 33 (2.59%) SLA
3 14 (1.10%) QA
4 4 (0.31%) SNOMED CT
5 3 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.24%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.16%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (0.16%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.16%) PMO
7 1 (0.078%) HL7
7 1 (0.078%) UCITS
System Software
1 134 (10.50%) Active Directory
2 89 (6.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (3.53%) vSphere
4 40 (3.13%) XenApp
5 33 (2.59%) Hyper-V
6 26 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
7 11 (0.86%) XenServer
8 9 (0.71%) Oracle RAC
8 9 (0.71%) Terminal Server
8 9 (0.71%) Virtual Servers
9 6 (0.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 6 (0.47%) XenDesktop
10 5 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
11 4 (0.31%) Docker
12 3 (0.24%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.078%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 1 (0.078%) KVM
13 1 (0.078%) Virtual Desktop
13 1 (0.078%) Xen
Systems Management
1 42 (3.29%) SCCM
2 24 (1.88%) SCOM
3 19 (1.49%) Failover Clustering
4 8 (0.63%) Norton AntiVirus
4 8 (0.63%) Opsview
5 7 (0.55%) Data Guard
5 7 (0.55%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 7 (0.55%) Oracle RMAN
5 7 (0.55%) WSUS
6 6 (0.47%) Grafana
6 6 (0.47%) Puppet
7 5 (0.39%) Microsoft Clustering
8 4 (0.31%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 3 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (0.24%) vCenter Server
9 3 (0.24%) ZENworks
10 2 (0.16%) Backup Exec
10 2 (0.16%) Graphite
10 2 (0.16%) vMotion
11 1 (0.078%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 485 (38.01%) Microsoft
2 164 (12.85%) Oracle
3 103 (8.07%) VMware
4 82 (6.43%) Citrix
5 31 (2.43%) NetApp
5 31 (2.43%) Tableau
6 30 (2.35%) Cisco
7 26 (2.04%) Dell Compellent
8 24 (1.88%) SAP
9 22 (1.72%) CommVault
9 22 (1.72%) IBM
10 21 (1.65%) Civica
11 18 (1.41%) Sitecore
12 17 (1.33%) Veeam
13 16 (1.25%) HP
14 13 (1.02%) Nimble Storage
15 12 (0.94%) EMC
16 11 (0.86%) CheckPoint
17 10 (0.78%) Google
17 10 (0.78%) Symantec
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 46 minutes ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leidos
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leidos
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leidos
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leidos
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Flexible Working
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits!
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £65000 per annum + Bonus + 25 Days + Free Parking
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Pension, Life Assurance, Medical
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Liquidlogic
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago