Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 2 3
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1697 2008 2265
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 24.84% 26.35% 24.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 49.61% 51.99% 45.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1516 1818 1890
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,675 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £55,325
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

SQL is in the Programming Languages 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 coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3421 3862 4953
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 50.07% 50.68% 53.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2992 3414 4075
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £59,550
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +9.59%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL in West Yorkshire

SQL
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for SQL in West Yorkshire

SQL
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL in West Yorkshire

SQL
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 within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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 0 1275 £44,000 +10.00% 90
Bradford +2 241 £42,500 +6.25% 11
Wakefield -1 35 £32,250 -16.23% 4
Halifax -9 25 £50,000 - 4
Huddersfield -1 13 £35,000 - 2
Bingley - 11 £32,500 - 1
Dewsbury +4 10 £27,500 +30.95%
Pudsey +2 8 £35,000 +17.65%
Wetherby -2 7 £41,500 +29.69%
Mirfield - 7 - -
Ilkley -3 3 £25,000 -28.57% 2
Pontefract -4 3 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Otley - 3 £37,500 -
Sowerby Bridge - 3 £45,000 -
Elland - 2 £32,500 - 2
Batley - 2 £35,000 -
Castleford 0 1 £45,000 +50.00% 2
Keighley - 1 £28,000 - 1
SQL
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 685 (40.37%) SQL Server
2 604 (35.59%) .NET
3 597 (35.18%) Agile Software Development
4 577 (34.00%) C#
5 531 (31.29%) Microsoft
6 405 (23.87%) T-SQL
7 371 (21.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 356 (20.98%) JavaScript
9 318 (18.74%) ASP.NET
10 313 (18.44%) HTML
11 296 (17.44%) Java
12 287 (16.91%) Business Intelligence
13 283 (16.68%) MVC
13 283 (16.68%) Finance
14 270 (15.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 227 (13.38%) CSS
16 220 (12.96%) Oracle
17 212 (12.49%) Data Warehouse
18 211 (12.43%) Web Services
19 210 (12.37%) Scrum
20 207 (12.20%) Windows
21 205 (12.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
22 203 (11.96%) ETL
23 202 (11.90%) Test Automation
24 188 (11.08%) Software Engineering
25 182 (10.72%) OO
26 180 (10.61%) XML
27 171 (10.08%) Degree
28 168 (9.90%) Continuous Integration
29 166 (9.78%) Git (software)

SQL
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 60 (3.54%) IIS
2 50 (2.95%) SharePoint
3 47 (2.77%) SAS
4 30 (1.77%) MS Exchange
5 27 (1.59%) CMS
5 27 (1.59%) Tomcat
6 26 (1.53%) WebLogic
7 22 (1.30%) Apache
7 22 (1.30%) OpenStack
8 20 (1.18%) Confluence
9 19 (1.12%) CloudStack
9 19 (1.12%) JBoss
10 16 (0.94%) Jetty
11 15 (0.88%) Apache Spark
12 14 (0.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 9 (0.53%) WebSphere
14 8 (0.47%) Tornado
15 7 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
15 7 (0.41%) OpenEdge
15 7 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 64 (3.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 56 (3.30%) Microsoft Office
3 18 (1.06%) SPSS
4 8 (0.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.24%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.059%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.059%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 23 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (0.47%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 5 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.18%) FastStats
6 3 (0.18%) Magento
7 2 (0.12%) SAP S/4HANA
8 1 (0.059%) Aligne
8 1 (0.059%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.059%) Maximo
8 1 (0.059%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.059%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 143 (8.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 42 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (0.53%) SaaS
4 8 (0.47%) Taleo
5 7 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (0.29%) Office 365
7 4 (0.24%) GitHub
8 3 (0.18%) Fastly
8 3 (0.18%) IaaS
8 3 (0.18%) npm
8 3 (0.18%) PaaS
9 2 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.12%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.12%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
9 2 (0.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.059%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.059%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.059%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.059%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.059%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 31 (1.83%) DNS
2 30 (1.77%) LAN
2 30 (1.77%) WAN
3 27 (1.59%) Firewall
3 27 (1.59%) Internet
3 27 (1.59%) SAN
4 20 (1.18%) TCP/IP
5 10 (0.59%) AMQP
6 9 (0.53%) SMS
7 7 (0.41%) SSL
7 7 (0.41%) VPN
8 6 (0.35%) DHCP
9 4 (0.24%) Intranet
9 4 (0.24%) Network Security
9 4 (0.24%) PPP
10 3 (0.18%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (0.18%) HTTP
10 3 (0.18%) SMTP
10 3 (0.18%) VoIP
11 2 (0.12%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 685 (40.37%) SQL Server
2 371 (21.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 270 (15.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 212 (12.49%) Data Warehouse
5 205 (12.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 136 (8.01%) SQL Server 2008
7 112 (6.60%) SQL Server 2012
8 111 (6.54%) NoSQL
9 93 (5.48%) Relational Database
10 79 (4.66%) SQL Server 2014
11 67 (3.95%) Power BI
12 58 (3.42%) SQL Server 2016
13 56 (3.30%) SQL Server 2005
14 55 (3.24%) Oracle Database
15 48 (2.83%) MySQL
16 46 (2.71%) Azure SQL Database
17 44 (2.59%) Data Mining
18 40 (2.36%) RDBMS
19 33 (1.94%) MongoDB
19 33 (1.94%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 166 (9.78%) Git (software)
2 128 (7.54%) Visual Studio
3 98 (5.77%) Subversion
4 95 (5.60%) Team Foundation Server
5 75 (4.42%) Selenium
6 58 (3.42%) Mercurial
7 45 (2.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 44 (2.59%) JIRA
8 44 (2.59%) NUnit
9 41 (2.42%) Octopus Deploy
10 40 (2.36%) SpecFlow
11 36 (2.12%) MSTest
12 35 (2.06%) Cucumber
12 35 (2.06%) FitNesse
13 27 (1.59%) Oracle APEX
14 25 (1.47%) Maven
14 25 (1.47%) Visual Studio Team System
15 22 (1.30%) Jenkins
16 21 (1.24%) Eclipse
16 21 (1.24%) TeamCity
General
1 283 (16.68%) Finance
2 56 (3.30%) Advertising
3 50 (2.95%) Retail
4 37 (2.18%) Games
5 36 (2.12%) Legal
6 18 (1.06%) Law
6 18 (1.06%) Manufacturing
7 17 (1.00%) Telecoms
8 15 (0.88%) Marketing
9 13 (0.77%) Electronics
10 11 (0.65%) Billing
10 11 (0.65%) Military
11 9 (0.53%) Automotive
12 5 (0.29%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.18%) Banking
14 2 (0.12%) Local Government
15 1 (0.059%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.059%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 755 (44.49%) Developer
2 254 (14.97%) .NET Developer
3 238 (14.02%) Analyst
4 183 (10.78%) C# Developer
5 175 (10.31%) SQL Developer
6 170 (10.02%) Senior Developer
7 149 (8.78%) C# .NET Developer
8 132 (7.78%) DBA
9 112 (6.60%) Software Developer
10 107 (6.31%) Administrator
11 106 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 99 (5.83%) Software Engineer
13 96 (5.66%) SQL DBA
14 87 (5.13%) Java Developer
15 73 (4.30%) Support Analyst
16 66 (3.89%) Senior .NET Developer
17 61 (3.59%) Applications Support
17 61 (3.59%) SSIS Developer
18 58 (3.42%) Junior
19 55 (3.24%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 604 (35.59%) .NET
2 318 (18.74%) ASP.NET
3 313 (18.44%) HTML
4 227 (13.38%) CSS
5 211 (12.43%) Web Services
6 180 (10.61%) XML
7 153 (9.02%) ASP.NET MVC
8 152 (8.96%) .NET Framework
9 144 (8.49%) jQuery
10 108 (6.36%) SOAP
11 79 (4.66%) WCF
11 79 (4.66%) WPF
12 72 (4.24%) AngularJS
13 68 (4.01%) REST
14 63 (3.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 57 (3.36%) Spring
16 48 (2.83%) Entity Framework
16 48 (2.83%) Hibernate
16 48 (2.83%) HTML5
17 45 (2.65%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 108 (6.36%) Analytical Skills
2 78 (4.60%) Greenfield Project
3 54 (3.18%) Data Structures
4 46 (2.71%) Algorithms
5 41 (2.42%) Computer Science
6 40 (2.36%) Enterprise Software
7 37 (2.18%) Management Information System
8 35 (2.06%) Replication
9 26 (1.53%) User Experience
10 21 (1.24%) NHS
11 18 (1.06%) Mobile App
12 14 (0.82%) Social Media
13 13 (0.77%) Data Centre
14 12 (0.71%) Digital TV
14 12 (0.71%) N-Tier
15 11 (0.65%) Driving Licence
15 11 (0.65%) Fat Client
15 11 (0.65%) iSeries
15 11 (0.65%) Thin Client
16 10 (0.59%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 207 (12.20%) Windows
2 133 (7.84%) Windows Server
3 119 (7.01%) Linux
4 73 (4.30%) Unix
5 70 (4.12%) Windows Server 2012
6 69 (4.07%) Windows Server 2008
7 32 (1.89%) Windows 7
8 29 (1.71%) Android
9 16 (0.94%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 13 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (0.59%) Apple iOS
12 8 (0.47%) Windows 10
13 5 (0.29%) Windows Phone
13 5 (0.29%) Windows Phone 8
13 5 (0.29%) Windows XP
14 4 (0.24%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (0.12%) CentOS
15 2 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
16 1 (0.059%) Embedded Linux
16 1 (0.059%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 597 (35.18%) Agile Software Development
2 287 (16.91%) Business Intelligence
3 283 (16.68%) MVC
4 210 (12.37%) Scrum
5 203 (11.96%) ETL
6 202 (11.90%) Test Automation
7 188 (11.08%) Software Engineering
8 182 (10.72%) OO
9 168 (9.90%) Continuous Integration
10 156 (9.19%) TDD
11 154 (9.07%) SDLC
12 126 (7.42%) Mentoring
13 108 (6.36%) Web Development
14 102 (6.01%) Performance Tuning
15 97 (5.72%) Data Modelling
16 88 (5.19%) DSDM
17 82 (4.83%) ITIL
18 80 (4.71%) Visualisation
19 79 (4.66%) Stakeholder Management
20 78 (4.60%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 577 (34.00%) C#
2 405 (23.87%) T-SQL
3 356 (20.98%) JavaScript
4 296 (17.44%) Java
5 120 (7.07%) Python
6 101 (5.95%) PL/SQL
7 91 (5.36%) PowerShell
8 89 (5.24%) C++
9 70 (4.12%) Ruby
10 56 (3.30%) Bash Shell
10 56 (3.30%) VBA
11 50 (2.95%) VB.NET
12 47 (2.77%) Shell Script
13 34 (2.00%) VB
14 33 (1.94%) PHP
15 12 (0.71%) TypeScript
15 12 (0.71%) X++
16 10 (0.59%) VB6
17 8 (0.47%) COBOL
17 8 (0.47%) PeopleCode
Qualifications
1 171 (10.08%) Degree
2 87 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 75 (4.42%) MCSE
4 55 (3.24%) MCSA
5 31 (1.83%) ISTQB
6 27 (1.59%) Computer Science Degree
7 19 (1.12%) ISEB
8 16 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
8 16 (0.94%) SC Cleared
8 16 (0.94%) Security Cleared
9 13 (0.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 12 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 11 (0.65%) Numerate Degree
12 10 (0.59%) CCNA
13 8 (0.47%) MCP
14 7 (0.41%) OCP
14 7 (0.41%) Oracle Certification
15 6 (0.35%) CEH
15 6 (0.35%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (3.24%) QA
2 23 (1.36%) Data Quality
3 20 (1.18%) SLA
4 8 (0.47%) HL7
5 4 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.18%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.12%) DICOM
7 2 (0.12%) GDPR
8 1 (0.059%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.059%) PMO
System Software
1 84 (4.95%) Active Directory
2 66 (3.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (2.24%) Docker
4 27 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
5 26 (1.53%) vSphere
6 19 (1.12%) Xen
6 19 (1.12%) XenServer
7 18 (1.06%) XenDesktop
8 17 (1.00%) XenApp
9 15 (0.88%) Hyper-V
10 8 (0.47%) Terminal Services
10 8 (0.47%) Virtual Desktop
11 7 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
11 7 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
12 2 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.059%) Apache Flume
13 1 (0.059%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.059%) OpenSIPS
13 1 (0.059%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 52 (3.06%) Puppet
2 45 (2.65%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (1.71%) SCCM
4 28 (1.65%) Cobbler
5 26 (1.53%) SCOM
6 24 (1.41%) Tivoli
7 23 (1.36%) SCDPM
8 18 (1.06%) Ansible
9 10 (0.59%) vCenter Server
10 7 (0.41%) Data Guard
10 7 (0.41%) Grafana
10 7 (0.41%) LiteSpeed
10 7 (0.41%) Oracle RMAN
11 6 (0.35%) WSUS
11 6 (0.35%) ZENworks
12 4 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
12 4 (0.24%) Norton AntiVirus
13 3 (0.18%) AirWatch
13 3 (0.18%) Backup Exec
13 3 (0.18%) Nagios
Vendors
1 531 (31.29%) Microsoft
2 220 (12.96%) Oracle
3 77 (4.54%) VMware
4 58 (3.42%) Tableau
5 52 (3.06%) SAP
6 41 (2.42%) Citrix
7 35 (2.06%) IBM
8 28 (1.65%) EnterpriseDB
9 24 (1.41%) Cisco
10 22 (1.30%) NetApp
11 21 (1.24%) Hitachi
12 20 (1.18%) Google
13 19 (1.12%) Cognos
14 15 (0.88%) Netezza
15 14 (0.82%) Twitter
16 11 (0.65%) Xerox
17 10 (0.59%) Avaya
18 9 (0.53%) HP
18 9 (0.53%) Talend
19 8 (0.47%) Splunk