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

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 7 5
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 597 718 1045
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 16.81% 18.55% 22.58%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 52.51% 60.34% 65.31%
Number of salaries quoted 548 614 902
Median salary £41,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.41% +4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 1137 1190 1600
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 32.01% 30.75% 34.57%
Number of salaries quoted 994 980 1337
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 26 June 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 26 June 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 -2 385 £41,250 +6.45% 60
Bradford 0 106 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Halifax -10 28 £42,500 -8.10% 4
Pontefract +1 15 £28,500 -24.00% 2
Huddersfield +1 14 £42,500 -5.55% 4
Wakefield -10 10 £32,500 +8.33% 3
Wetherby +4 7 £31,500 -10.00%
Pudsey - 5 £37,500 -
Brighouse -1 2 £28,000 -23.28%
Ilkley -2 2 £27,500 -8.33% 3
Batley - 2 £35,000 - 1
Dewsbury - 1 £32,000 -
SQL Server
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 669 (53.18%) SQL
2 611 (48.57%) .NET
3 605 (48.09%) C#
4 491 (39.03%) Microsoft
5 388 (30.84%) ASP.NET
6 386 (30.68%) MVC
7 377 (29.97%) Agile Software Development
8 358 (28.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 296 (23.53%) Windows
10 288 (22.89%) T-SQL
11 273 (21.70%) JavaScript
12 268 (21.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 262 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
14 245 (19.48%) Finance
15 242 (19.24%) HTML
16 241 (19.16%) ASP.NET MVC
17 236 (18.76%) Data Warehouse
18 207 (16.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 189 (15.02%) CSS
20 185 (14.71%) Web Services
21 171 (13.59%) .NET Framework
22 165 (13.12%) Oracle
23 158 (12.56%) TDD
24 150 (11.92%) SQL Server 2008
25 149 (11.84%) Windows Server
25 149 (11.84%) IIS
26 147 (11.69%) SQL Server 2012
27 146 (11.61%) ETL
28 143 (11.37%) Microsoft Azure
29 138 (10.97%) jQuery

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
1 149 (11.84%) IIS
2 83 (6.60%) SharePoint
3 70 (5.56%) MS Exchange
4 32 (2.54%) Tomcat
5 31 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2010
6 29 (2.31%) CMS
7 26 (2.07%) Apache
8 25 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2007
9 19 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2013
10 17 (1.35%) WebLogic
11 16 (1.27%) SAS
11 16 (1.27%) Umbraco
12 14 (1.11%) WebSphere
13 12 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
13 12 (0.95%) Skype for Business
14 11 (0.87%) Sitecore CMS
15 10 (0.79%) Mule
16 9 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
17 8 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
18 7 (0.56%) JBoss
Applications
1 70 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
2 35 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (0.72%) SPSS
4 3 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.24%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.079%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (0.64%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.32%) Maximo
4 4 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.16%) Epicor Tropos
5 2 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.079%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.079%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 143 (11.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (3.10%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (1.83%) Office 365
4 10 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (0.56%) PaaS
6 6 (0.48%) SaaS
7 3 (0.24%) GitHub
8 2 (0.16%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
8 2 (0.16%) Firebase
9 1 (0.079%) Force.com
9 1 (0.079%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.079%) Google Compute Engine
9 1 (0.079%) IaaS
9 1 (0.079%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 45 (3.58%) DNS
2 44 (3.50%) Firewall
2 44 (3.50%) SAN
3 41 (3.26%) DHCP
4 38 (3.02%) VPN
5 25 (1.99%) Internet
6 20 (1.59%) TCP/IP
6 20 (1.59%) VoIP
7 18 (1.43%) NAS
8 14 (1.11%) HTTP
9 13 (1.03%) FTP
10 12 (0.95%) SSL
11 11 (0.87%) VLAN
12 10 (0.79%) LAN
13 9 (0.72%) SMTP
13 9 (0.72%) WAN
14 8 (0.64%) HTTPS
14 8 (0.64%) ISDN
14 8 (0.64%) Telnet
15 7 (0.56%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 358 (28.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 268 (21.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 236 (18.76%) Data Warehouse
4 207 (16.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 150 (11.92%) SQL Server 2008
6 147 (11.69%) SQL Server 2012
7 105 (8.35%) SQL Server 2005
8 89 (7.07%) SQL Server 2014
9 77 (6.12%) SQL Server 2016
10 57 (4.53%) MySQL
10 57 (4.53%) Relational Database
11 56 (4.45%) Oracle Database
12 52 (4.13%) Power BI
13 38 (3.02%) Big Data
14 34 (2.70%) RDBMS
15 24 (1.91%) MS Access
16 21 (1.67%) QlikView
17 20 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
18 19 (1.51%) BusinessObjects
19 18 (1.43%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 123 (9.78%) Visual Studio
2 61 (4.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 44 (3.50%) Git (software)
4 40 (3.18%) Octopus Deploy
5 39 (3.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 26 (2.07%) JIRA
6 26 (2.07%) Subversion
7 24 (1.91%) Selenium
8 20 (1.59%) JUnit
9 19 (1.51%) SpecFlow
10 13 (1.03%) Jenkins
11 11 (0.87%) NUnit
12 10 (0.79%) SoapUI
12 10 (0.79%) TeamCity
13 9 (0.72%) JMeter
14 6 (0.48%) GCC
14 6 (0.48%) JBehave
14 6 (0.48%) NuGet
14 6 (0.48%) Ranorex
14 6 (0.48%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 245 (19.48%) Finance
2 56 (4.45%) Retail
3 44 (3.50%) Manufacturing
4 40 (3.18%) Marketing
5 31 (2.46%) Advertising
6 26 (2.07%) Games
6 26 (2.07%) Legal
7 19 (1.51%) Telecoms
8 7 (0.56%) Law
9 5 (0.40%) Publishing
10 4 (0.32%) Automotive
10 4 (0.32%) Banking
11 3 (0.24%) Local Government
12 2 (0.16%) Electronics
13 1 (0.079%) Back Office
13 1 (0.079%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 655 (52.07%) Developer
2 369 (29.33%) .NET Developer
3 245 (19.48%) C# Developer
4 208 (16.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 146 (11.61%) Senior Developer
6 144 (11.45%) Analyst
7 135 (10.73%) DBA
8 134 (10.65%) ASP.NET Developer
8 134 (10.65%) SQL Developer
9 127 (10.10%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 110 (8.74%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 109 (8.66%) SQL DBA
12 100 (7.95%) Software Developer
13 90 (7.15%) Administrator
14 88 (7.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 76 (6.04%) C# Software Developer
16 70 (5.56%) .NET Software Developer
17 67 (5.33%) Senior .NET Developer
18 66 (5.25%) SSIS Developer
19 57 (4.53%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 611 (48.57%) .NET
2 388 (30.84%) ASP.NET
3 242 (19.24%) HTML
4 241 (19.16%) ASP.NET MVC
5 189 (15.02%) CSS
6 185 (14.71%) Web Services
7 171 (13.59%) .NET Framework
8 138 (10.97%) jQuery
9 133 (10.57%) WCF
10 127 (10.10%) ASP.NET Web API
11 102 (8.11%) AngularJS
12 90 (7.15%) Entity Framework
13 88 (7.00%) XML
14 79 (6.28%) WinForms
15 67 (5.33%) HTML5
16 49 (3.90%) WPF
17 47 (3.74%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 44 (3.50%) SOAP
19 41 (3.26%) KnockoutJS
19 41 (3.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 99 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
2 69 (5.48%) Greenfield Project
3 44 (3.50%) Enterprise Software
4 40 (3.18%) Management Information System
5 36 (2.86%) Clustering
6 35 (2.78%) Replication
7 32 (2.54%) Computer Science
8 29 (2.31%) Data Centre
9 26 (2.07%) NHS
10 19 (1.51%) Mobile App
11 15 (1.19%) User Experience
12 13 (1.03%) Streaming Music
13 12 (0.95%) Fintech
14 10 (0.79%) iPad
15 9 (0.72%) N-Tier
16 7 (0.56%) HP StoreVirtual
17 5 (0.40%) Private Cloud
18 4 (0.32%) Data Structures
18 4 (0.32%) Hybrid Cloud
18 4 (0.32%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 296 (23.53%) Windows
2 149 (11.84%) Windows Server
3 89 (7.07%) Linux
4 68 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 68 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 50 (3.97%) Unix
6 45 (3.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (1.51%) Windows XP
8 14 (1.11%) Windows 7
9 13 (1.03%) Windows 10
10 11 (0.87%) Android
10 11 (0.87%) Apple iOS
11 10 (0.79%) Windows 8
12 6 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.16%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 386 (30.68%) MVC
2 377 (29.97%) Agile Software Development
3 262 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
4 158 (12.56%) TDD
5 146 (11.61%) ETL
6 131 (10.41%) Scrum
7 125 (9.94%) Software Engineering
8 112 (8.90%) SDLC
9 86 (6.84%) Data Modelling
10 83 (6.60%) Web Development
11 81 (6.44%) Mentoring
12 79 (6.28%) Project Management
13 77 (6.12%) BDD
14 76 (6.04%) Performance Tuning
15 63 (5.01%) ITIL
16 60 (4.77%) E-Commerce
17 52 (4.13%) Disaster Recovery
18 50 (3.97%) Analytics
19 49 (3.90%) Pair Programming
20 48 (3.82%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 669 (53.18%) SQL
2 605 (48.09%) C#
3 288 (22.89%) T-SQL
4 273 (21.70%) JavaScript
5 108 (8.59%) Java
6 91 (7.23%) PowerShell
7 62 (4.93%) VB
8 48 (3.82%) VB.NET
9 41 (3.26%) VBA
10 39 (3.10%) Python
11 25 (1.99%) PL/SQL
12 23 (1.83%) PHP
13 19 (1.51%) C++
13 19 (1.51%) Ruby
14 14 (1.11%) TypeScript
14 14 (1.11%) VB6
15 7 (0.56%) VBScript
16 6 (0.48%) C
16 6 (0.48%) VC++
17 4 (0.32%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 128 (10.17%) Degree
2 31 (2.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (1.67%) MCSE
4 13 (1.03%) MCP
5 12 (0.95%) Security Cleared
6 11 (0.87%) Numerate Degree
6 11 (0.87%) SC Cleared
7 10 (0.79%) MCSA
8 8 (0.64%) CCNA
8 8 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (0.56%) ISEB
10 5 (0.40%) Computer Science Degree
10 5 (0.40%) ISTQB
10 5 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.32%) CCNP
11 4 (0.32%) OCP
11 4 (0.32%) Oracle Certification
12 1 (0.079%) CISSP
12 1 (0.079%) HND
12 1 (0.079%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (2.78%) Data Quality
2 34 (2.70%) SLA
3 13 (1.03%) QA
4 4 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.24%) SNOMED CT
6 2 (0.16%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (0.16%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (0.16%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.16%) PMO
7 1 (0.079%) UCITS
System Software
1 119 (9.46%) Active Directory
2 87 (6.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (3.34%) vSphere
4 36 (2.86%) Hyper-V
5 32 (2.54%) XenApp
6 20 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (0.79%) Terminal Server
8 9 (0.72%) Virtual Servers
8 9 (0.72%) XenServer
9 6 (0.48%) Docker
9 6 (0.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 6 (0.48%) Oracle RAC
9 6 (0.48%) XenDesktop
10 3 (0.24%) Terminal Services
10 3 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (0.16%) KVM
11 2 (0.16%) Xen
12 1 (0.079%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 1 (0.079%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 28 (2.23%) SCCM
2 20 (1.59%) SCOM
3 19 (1.51%) Failover Clustering
4 8 (0.64%) Grafana
4 8 (0.64%) Norton AntiVirus
4 8 (0.64%) Opsview
4 8 (0.64%) Puppet
5 6 (0.48%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 6 (0.48%) WSUS
5 6 (0.48%) ZENworks
6 4 (0.32%) Data Guard
6 4 (0.32%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 4 (0.32%) Microsoft Clustering
6 4 (0.32%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (0.24%) LiteSpeed
7 3 (0.24%) ServiceCenter
7 3 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (0.24%) vCenter Server
8 2 (0.16%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 491 (39.03%) Microsoft
2 165 (13.12%) Oracle
3 93 (7.39%) VMware
4 69 (5.48%) Citrix
5 30 (2.38%) Cisco
6 29 (2.31%) IBM
7 26 (2.07%) NetApp
7 26 (2.07%) Tableau
8 23 (1.83%) SAP
9 22 (1.75%) Dell Compellent
10 20 (1.59%) CommVault
11 18 (1.43%) Veeam
12 17 (1.35%) Civica
13 15 (1.19%) Sitecore
14 13 (1.03%) HP
15 12 (0.95%) Google
16 11 (0.87%) CheckPoint
16 11 (0.87%) Splunk
17 9 (0.72%) Facebook
17 9 (0.72%) Nimble Storage
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum +Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Pension, Life Assurance, Medical
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leidos
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leidos
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £48000 per annum, Benefits Macbook + Phone + Flexible Working
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k- £50k + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
networx
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AWD Recruitment
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago