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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 7 5 6
Rank change year-on-year -2 +1  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 673 890 941
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 18.67% 20.19% 18.83%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 58.47% 57.46% 58.78%
Number of salaries quoted 604 718 814
Median salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.26% +5.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £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 1151 1549 1601
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 31.93% 35.14% 32.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1027 1263 1319
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

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 24 March 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 24 March 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 -5 466 £40,000 +3.89% 48
Bradford +2 68 £42,500 - 13
Halifax +3 44 £42,500 - 4
Huddersfield -1 26 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Wakefield +8 25 £37,000 +34.54% 5
Wetherby -2 10 £31,500 -10.00% 2
Castleford 0 7 £30,000 -5.51% 1
Ilkley 0 4 £30,000 -14.28% 3
Dewsbury 0 2 £42,500 +13.33%
Pudsey -2 2 £52,500 +31.25%
Otley +3 1 £40,000 +33.33%
Keighley - 1 £45,000 -
SQL Server
Yorkshire

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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.

1 729 (52.07%) SQL
2 716 (51.14%) .NET
2 716 (51.14%) C#
3 536 (38.29%) Microsoft
4 434 (31.00%) ASP.NET
5 431 (30.79%) Agile Software Development
6 429 (30.64%) MVC
7 337 (24.07%) Windows
8 328 (23.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 323 (23.07%) JavaScript
10 299 (21.36%) T-SQL
11 288 (20.57%) HTML
12 277 (19.79%) MS Excel
13 257 (18.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 254 (18.14%) Finance
15 237 (16.93%) CSS
16 235 (16.79%) ASP.NET MVC
17 225 (16.07%) SQL Server 2008
18 217 (15.50%) SQL Server 2012
19 213 (15.21%) .NET Framework
20 210 (15.00%) Web Services
21 207 (14.79%) Business Intelligence
22 202 (14.43%) Windows Server
23 191 (13.64%) IIS
24 187 (13.36%) Data Warehouse
25 183 (13.07%) Oracle
26 181 (12.93%) WCF
27 176 (12.57%) Software Engineering
28 172 (12.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
29 164 (11.71%) Scrum

SQL Server
Top Related 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
1 191 (13.64%) IIS
2 110 (7.86%) MS Exchange
3 85 (6.07%) SharePoint
4 47 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2010
5 45 (3.21%) CMS
6 38 (2.71%) Tomcat
7 31 (2.21%) Umbraco
8 25 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
9 24 (1.71%) WebLogic
10 22 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2013
11 19 (1.36%) Apache
12 17 (1.21%) Sitecore CMS
13 16 (1.14%) WebSphere
14 15 (1.07%) EPiServer
14 15 (1.07%) SAS
14 15 (1.07%) Skype for Business
15 13 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
16 11 (0.79%) Mule
17 10 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
17 10 (0.71%) JBoss
Applications
1 277 (19.79%) MS Excel
2 61 (4.36%) MS Office
3 11 (0.79%) SPSS
4 4 (0.29%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.071%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 21 (1.50%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (0.79%) Oracle Applications
3 9 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (0.57%) Epicor Tropos
5 5 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.36%) Visualfiles
6 4 (0.29%) Maximo
7 2 (0.14%) Infor CRM
7 2 (0.14%) SDL Web 8
7 2 (0.14%) Unit4 Business World
8 1 (0.071%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.071%) Infor M3
8 1 (0.071%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.071%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.071%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.071%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.071%) Sage 200
8 1 (0.071%) Sage CRM
8 1 (0.071%) Shopify
8 1 (0.071%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 136 (9.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (2.79%) Amazon AWS
3 37 (2.64%) Office 365
4 20 (1.43%) SaaS
5 5 (0.36%) PaaS
6 2 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.14%) GitHub
7 1 (0.071%) AWS OpsWorks
7 1 (0.071%) Firebase
7 1 (0.071%) Force.com
7 1 (0.071%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.071%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 66 (4.71%) SAN
2 46 (3.29%) DNS
3 40 (2.86%) Firewall
4 38 (2.71%) DHCP
5 37 (2.64%) LAN
6 35 (2.50%) WAN
7 31 (2.21%) NAS
8 28 (2.00%) VPN
9 27 (1.93%) Internet
10 17 (1.21%) TCP/IP
11 14 (1.00%) HTTP
12 11 (0.79%) ISDN
12 11 (0.79%) Remote Desktop
12 11 (0.79%) VoIP
13 7 (0.50%) FTP
13 7 (0.50%) SMTP
13 7 (0.50%) SSL
14 6 (0.43%) HTTPS
14 6 (0.43%) Telnet
15 4 (0.29%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 328 (23.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 257 (18.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 225 (16.07%) SQL Server 2008
4 217 (15.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 187 (13.36%) Data Warehouse
6 172 (12.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 135 (9.64%) SQL Server 2014
8 129 (9.21%) SQL Server 2005
9 88 (6.29%) Relational Database
10 71 (5.07%) MySQL
11 56 (4.00%) RDBMS
12 49 (3.50%) Oracle Database
13 45 (3.21%) SQL Server 2016
14 38 (2.71%) NoSQL
15 34 (2.43%) QlikView
16 28 (2.00%) BusinessObjects
16 28 (2.00%) Power BI
17 27 (1.93%) Big Data
18 15 (1.07%) Hadoop
18 15 (1.07%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 142 (10.14%) Visual Studio
2 118 (8.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 49 (3.50%) Git (software)
4 28 (2.00%) Octopus Deploy
5 25 (1.79%) JUnit
6 17 (1.21%) JMeter
7 16 (1.14%) JIRA
8 15 (1.07%) Selenium
9 12 (0.86%) NuGet
10 11 (0.79%) NetBeans
11 10 (0.71%) Eclipse
11 10 (0.71%) SoapUI
12 9 (0.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 8 (0.57%) SpecFlow
14 7 (0.50%) NUnit
14 7 (0.50%) Subversion
15 5 (0.36%) FitNesse
15 5 (0.36%) tSQLt
16 4 (0.29%) JIRA Agile
17 3 (0.21%) ReSharper
General
1 254 (18.14%) Finance
2 57 (4.07%) Retail
3 54 (3.86%) Manufacturing
4 31 (2.21%) Legal
5 29 (2.07%) Marketing
6 27 (1.93%) Telecoms
7 14 (1.00%) Games
8 10 (0.71%) Advertising
9 8 (0.57%) Law
10 6 (0.43%) Banking
11 5 (0.36%) Back Office
12 4 (0.29%) Electronics
13 2 (0.14%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.14%) Local Government
14 1 (0.071%) Automotive
14 1 (0.071%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 737 (52.64%) Developer
2 441 (31.50%) .NET Developer
3 298 (21.29%) C# Developer
4 246 (17.57%) C# .NET Developer
5 162 (11.57%) SQL Developer
6 148 (10.57%) Analyst
7 146 (10.43%) ASP.NET Developer
8 137 (9.79%) DBA
9 130 (9.29%) Senior Developer
9 130 (9.29%) Software Developer
10 121 (8.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 109 (7.79%) SQL DBA
12 107 (7.64%) .NET Software Developer
13 94 (6.71%) C# Software Developer
13 94 (6.71%) Software Engineer
14 86 (6.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 77 (5.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 76 (5.43%) Support Analyst
17 73 (5.21%) .NET Software Engineer
18 70 (5.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 716 (51.14%) .NET
2 434 (31.00%) ASP.NET
3 288 (20.57%) HTML
4 237 (16.93%) CSS
5 235 (16.79%) ASP.NET MVC
6 213 (15.21%) .NET Framework
7 210 (15.00%) Web Services
8 181 (12.93%) WCF
9 158 (11.29%) jQuery
10 125 (8.93%) XML
11 117 (8.36%) AngularJS
12 116 (8.29%) ASP.NET Web API
13 105 (7.50%) Entity Framework
14 90 (6.43%) WinForms
15 81 (5.79%) HTML5
16 76 (5.43%) WPF
17 74 (5.29%) KnockoutJS
18 71 (5.07%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 59 (4.21%) SOAP
20 51 (3.64%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 89 (6.36%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (3.50%) Clustering
3 43 (3.07%) Replication
4 40 (2.86%) Data Centre
5 37 (2.64%) Management Information System
6 36 (2.57%) Computer Science
7 35 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
8 25 (1.79%) Streaming Music
9 24 (1.71%) Mobile App
10 22 (1.57%) User Experience
11 18 (1.29%) N-Tier
12 15 (1.07%) NHS
13 13 (0.93%) e-Learning
13 13 (0.93%) iPad
14 9 (0.64%) HP StoreVirtual
15 5 (0.36%) HP Storage
15 5 (0.36%) New Media
15 5 (0.36%) Public Cloud
16 4 (0.29%) Credit Risk
16 4 (0.29%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 337 (24.07%) Windows
2 202 (14.43%) Windows Server
3 106 (7.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 88 (6.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 74 (5.29%) Linux
6 55 (3.93%) Unix
7 49 (3.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 29 (2.07%) Windows 7
9 14 (1.00%) Apple iOS
10 12 (0.86%) Android
11 9 (0.64%) Windows Phone
11 9 (0.64%) Windows Phone 8
12 7 (0.50%) Windows XP
13 4 (0.29%) Solaris
14 2 (0.14%) AIX
14 2 (0.14%) HPUX
14 2 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.14%) Windows 10
14 2 (0.14%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.071%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 431 (30.79%) Agile Software Development
2 429 (30.64%) MVC
3 207 (14.79%) Business Intelligence
4 176 (12.57%) Software Engineering
5 164 (11.71%) Scrum
6 138 (9.86%) TDD
7 136 (9.71%) ETL
8 107 (7.64%) SDLC
9 105 (7.50%) Web Development
10 97 (6.93%) Data Modelling
11 86 (6.14%) Performance Tuning
12 79 (5.64%) ITIL
13 76 (5.43%) Analytics
14 66 (4.71%) Migration
15 65 (4.64%) Mentoring
16 62 (4.43%) Project Management
17 60 (4.29%) E-Commerce
18 53 (3.79%) OO
19 52 (3.71%) BDD
20 50 (3.57%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 729 (52.07%) SQL
2 716 (51.14%) C#
3 323 (23.07%) JavaScript
4 299 (21.36%) T-SQL
5 109 (7.79%) PowerShell
6 85 (6.07%) Java
7 77 (5.50%) VB.NET
8 56 (4.00%) VB
9 29 (2.07%) Python
10 26 (1.86%) PL/SQL
11 23 (1.64%) Ruby
11 23 (1.64%) VBA
12 21 (1.50%) VB6
13 15 (1.07%) PHP
14 12 (0.86%) TypeScript
15 11 (0.79%) Haskell
16 8 (0.57%) VBScript
17 7 (0.50%) C++
18 6 (0.43%) Delphi
19 5 (0.36%) C
Qualifications
1 127 (9.07%) Degree
2 102 (7.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 39 (2.79%) MCSE
4 19 (1.36%) MCITP
5 16 (1.14%) MCP
6 12 (0.86%) ISEB
6 12 (0.86%) MCTS
6 12 (0.86%) Security Cleared
7 11 (0.79%) CCNA
7 11 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (0.79%) ISTQB
7 11 (0.79%) OCP
7 11 (0.79%) Oracle Certification
7 11 (0.79%) SC Cleared
8 10 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (0.57%) MCSA
10 7 (0.50%) Citrix Certification
11 6 (0.43%) CCA
12 4 (0.29%) CCNP
13 3 (0.21%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (2.29%) SLA
2 24 (1.71%) Data Quality
3 18 (1.29%) QA
4 8 (0.57%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.43%) HL7
6 5 (0.36%) DICOM
6 5 (0.36%) PMO
7 4 (0.29%) IFRS
7 4 (0.29%) IFRS 9
7 4 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (0.21%) SNOMED CT
9 1 (0.071%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.071%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.071%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.071%) UCITS
System Software
1 146 (10.43%) Active Directory
2 97 (6.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (3.29%) vSphere
4 39 (2.79%) XenApp
5 29 (2.07%) Hyper-V
6 25 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
7 14 (1.00%) Oracle RAC
8 13 (0.93%) VMware ESX
9 11 (0.79%) XenServer
10 10 (0.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 9 (0.64%) XenDesktop
12 8 (0.57%) KVM
12 8 (0.57%) Xen
13 7 (0.50%) Terminal Server
14 4 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
15 3 (0.21%) Terminal Services
16 2 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
17 1 (0.071%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 1 (0.071%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 45 (3.21%) SCCM
2 30 (2.14%) SCOM
3 11 (0.79%) Data Guard
3 11 (0.79%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 11 (0.79%) Oracle RMAN
4 7 (0.50%) Failover Clustering
4 7 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (0.50%) Puppet
4 7 (0.50%) WSUS
5 6 (0.43%) Tivoli
5 6 (0.43%) vMotion
6 5 (0.36%) Cobbler
6 5 (0.36%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (0.36%) Opsview
7 3 (0.21%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (0.21%) SQL Sentry
7 3 (0.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.14%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.14%) ZENworks
9 1 (0.071%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 536 (38.29%) Microsoft
2 183 (13.07%) Oracle
3 142 (10.14%) VMware
4 80 (5.71%) Citrix
5 36 (2.57%) Cisco
6 35 (2.50%) Tableau
7 31 (2.21%) NetApp
8 24 (1.71%) Sitecore
9 23 (1.64%) HP
10 22 (1.57%) SAP
11 19 (1.36%) Dell Compellent
11 19 (1.36%) IBM
12 17 (1.21%) Civica
13 14 (1.00%) CommVault
14 13 (0.93%) EMC
14 13 (0.93%) Nimble Storage
15 12 (0.86%) Veeam
16 11 (0.79%) Splunk
17 8 (0.57%) Avaya
17 8 (0.57%) Epicor
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k- £50k + Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ilkley, West Yorkshire
Virtual College
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ilkley, West Yorkshire
Virtual College
Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus Scheme, Pension, Flexitime.
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Bens + Flexible Working
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Pontefract, West Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary to £43k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + training expenses
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Training Opportunity!
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago