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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 848 1107 1266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 23.47% 24.89% 24.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.28% 47.96% 54.13%
Number of salaries quoted 757 915 1098
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL is in the programming language 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 programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1915 2308 2339
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 53.00% 51.90% 46.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1716 1932 1967
Median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire citing SQL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 28 March 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 3 months to 28 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 0 652 £42,000 +10.52% 93
Bradford +7 80 £40,000 - 13
Halifax -3 33 £40,000 -8.57% 3
Huddersfield -3 15 £42,500 +7.59% 1
Wakefield 0 12 £32,500 +30.00% 2
Wetherby - 12 £31,500 - 2
Castleford 0 6 £30,000 -11.11% 1
Ilkley - 5 £30,000 - 2
Keighley -1 2 £34,500 -6.75% 1
Pudsey -2 2 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Pontefract 0 1 £35,000 -12.50% 2
SQL
Yorkshire

SQL
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 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.

1 723 (40.94%) SQL Server
2 682 (38.62%) Agile Software Development
3 613 (34.71%) .NET
4 589 (33.35%) C#
5 515 (29.16%) Microsoft
6 413 (23.39%) T-SQL
7 401 (22.71%) JavaScript
8 357 (20.22%) HTML
9 329 (18.63%) ASP.NET
10 326 (18.46%) Java
11 311 (17.61%) Oracle
12 307 (17.38%) Scrum
13 299 (16.93%) MVC
14 296 (16.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 287 (16.25%) Finance
16 278 (15.74%) MS Excel
17 272 (15.40%) CSS
18 267 (15.12%) Windows
19 238 (13.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 228 (12.91%) XML
21 217 (12.29%) Business Intelligence
22 202 (11.44%) Data Warehouse
23 184 (10.42%) Web Services
24 180 (10.19%) Software Engineering
25 178 (10.08%) Continuous Integration
26 175 (9.91%) jQuery
27 171 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
28 162 (9.17%) .NET Framework
28 162 (9.17%) Degree
29 160 (9.06%) ASP.NET MVC

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
1 120 (6.80%) IIS
2 62 (3.51%) WebLogic
3 58 (3.28%) CloudStack
3 58 (3.28%) OpenStack
4 51 (2.89%) Tomcat
5 49 (2.77%) WebSphere
6 47 (2.66%) JBoss
7 43 (2.43%) SharePoint
8 40 (2.27%) SAS
9 34 (1.93%) CMS
10 26 (1.47%) Apache
11 22 (1.25%) MS Exchange
12 15 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
13 14 (0.79%) Umbraco
14 12 (0.68%) Apache Spark
14 12 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
15 11 (0.62%) Sitecore CMS
16 10 (0.57%) Confluence
17 9 (0.51%) Mule
18 7 (0.40%) iPlanet
Applications
1 278 (15.74%) MS Excel
2 52 (2.94%) MS Office
3 18 (1.02%) SPSS
4 11 (0.62%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 20 (1.13%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (0.62%) Oracle Applications
3 9 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (0.45%) Maximo
5 6 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (0.28%) Visualfiles
7 4 (0.23%) Aligne
7 4 (0.23%) Unica
8 3 (0.17%) NetSuite
8 3 (0.17%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
10 1 (0.057%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 1 (0.057%) Epicor Tropos
10 1 (0.057%) Infor CRM
10 1 (0.057%) Oracle 11i
10 1 (0.057%) Oracle BPM
10 1 (0.057%) Oracle EBS R12
10 1 (0.057%) Oracle ERP
10 1 (0.057%) SAP Business One
10 1 (0.057%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 81 (4.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 66 (3.74%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (1.53%) SaaS
4 22 (1.25%) Office 365
5 9 (0.51%) GitHub
6 8 (0.45%) PaaS
7 5 (0.28%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.11%) Google Tag Manager
10 1 (0.057%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.057%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.057%) Force.com
10 1 (0.057%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 49 (2.77%) Firewall
2 20 (1.13%) VPN
3 17 (0.96%) WAN
4 16 (0.91%) LAN
5 15 (0.85%) SAN
6 14 (0.79%) Internet
6 14 (0.79%) TCP/IP
7 13 (0.74%) Ethernet
7 13 (0.74%) HTTP
8 12 (0.68%) DNS
9 9 (0.51%) DHCP
10 8 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (0.40%) SSL
12 6 (0.34%) LDAP
13 5 (0.28%) VoIP
14 4 (0.23%) Cisco ASA
14 4 (0.23%) Remote Desktop
15 3 (0.17%) MPLS
16 2 (0.11%) Intrusion Detection
16 2 (0.11%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 723 (40.94%) SQL Server
2 296 (16.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 238 (13.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 202 (11.44%) Data Warehouse
5 171 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
6 159 (9.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 133 (7.53%) SQL Server 2012
8 123 (6.96%) Relational Database
9 103 (5.83%) NoSQL
10 73 (4.13%) Oracle Database
11 71 (4.02%) MySQL
11 71 (4.02%) SQL Server 2014
12 68 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
13 49 (2.77%) RDBMS
14 40 (2.27%) Big Data
15 38 (2.15%) MS Access
15 38 (2.15%) SQL Server 2016
16 35 (1.98%) Power BI
17 33 (1.87%) Oracle Database 11g
18 29 (1.64%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 138 (7.81%) Git (software)
2 133 (7.53%) Selenium
3 123 (6.96%) Visual Studio
4 111 (6.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 90 (5.10%) Subversion
6 84 (4.76%) Cucumber
7 57 (3.23%) Mercurial
8 56 (3.17%) JIRA
9 46 (2.60%) TeamCity
10 45 (2.55%) Jenkins
11 42 (2.38%) SoapUI
12 39 (2.21%) NUnit
13 35 (1.98%) MSTest
14 31 (1.76%) Eclipse
14 31 (1.76%) JMeter
15 29 (1.64%) JUnit
16 28 (1.59%) Oracle APEX
17 25 (1.42%) Maven
18 24 (1.36%) Octopus Deploy
19 23 (1.30%) LoadRunner
General
1 287 (16.25%) Finance
2 78 (4.42%) Retail
3 61 (3.45%) Legal
4 42 (2.38%) Banking
5 27 (1.53%) Manufacturing
6 24 (1.36%) Advertising
7 19 (1.08%) Marketing
8 16 (0.91%) Law
9 15 (0.85%) Games
10 6 (0.34%) Telecoms
11 5 (0.28%) Local Government
12 3 (0.17%) Back Office
12 3 (0.17%) Electronics
13 2 (0.11%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.057%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 748 (42.36%) Developer
2 307 (17.38%) Analyst
3 292 (16.53%) .NET Developer
4 232 (13.14%) C# Developer
5 196 (11.10%) SQL Developer
6 185 (10.48%) C# .NET Developer
7 170 (9.63%) Senior Developer
8 153 (8.66%) DBA
9 116 (6.57%) SQL Analyst
9 116 (6.57%) SQL DBA
10 115 (6.51%) ASP.NET Developer
11 106 (6.00%) Support Analyst
12 102 (5.78%) Java Developer
12 102 (5.78%) Software Developer
13 99 (5.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 96 (5.44%) Software Engineer
15 88 (4.98%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 85 (4.81%) Test Engineer
17 83 (4.70%) Applications Support
18 80 (4.53%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 613 (34.71%) .NET
2 357 (20.22%) HTML
3 329 (18.63%) ASP.NET
4 272 (15.40%) CSS
5 228 (12.91%) XML
6 184 (10.42%) Web Services
7 175 (9.91%) jQuery
8 162 (9.17%) .NET Framework
9 160 (9.06%) ASP.NET MVC
10 121 (6.85%) WCF
11 109 (6.17%) SOAP
12 104 (5.89%) AngularJS
13 76 (4.30%) WPF
14 66 (3.74%) HTML5
15 64 (3.62%) Entity Framework
16 60 (3.40%) RESTful
17 51 (2.89%) XSLT
18 50 (2.83%) LINQ
19 49 (2.77%) Spring
20 48 (2.72%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 125 (7.08%) Analytical Skills
2 62 (3.51%) Data Structures
3 58 (3.28%) Algorithms
4 54 (3.06%) User Experience
5 45 (2.55%) Replication
6 32 (1.81%) Computer Science
7 28 (1.59%) Clustering
8 26 (1.47%) Management Information System
9 23 (1.30%) NHS
10 19 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
11 15 (0.85%) e-Learning
12 13 (0.74%) Driving Licence
12 13 (0.74%) FMCG
13 12 (0.68%) N-Tier
14 11 (0.62%) Mobile App
15 7 (0.40%) Client/Server
15 7 (0.40%) Streaming Media
16 6 (0.34%) Reinsurance
17 5 (0.28%) iPad
18 4 (0.23%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 267 (15.12%) Windows
2 147 (8.32%) Linux
3 106 (6.00%) Unix
4 102 (5.78%) Windows Server
5 41 (2.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 37 (2.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 28 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
8 25 (1.42%) Windows Server 2003
9 24 (1.36%) Android
10 16 (0.91%) Embedded Linux
10 16 (0.91%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 15 (0.85%) Windows Phone
12 9 (0.51%) Windows Phone 8
13 8 (0.45%) Apple iOS
14 7 (0.40%) Windows XP
15 5 (0.28%) Solaris
15 5 (0.28%) Windows 10
15 5 (0.28%) Windows 7
16 2 (0.11%) Windows 2000 Server
17 1 (0.057%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 682 (38.62%) Agile Software Development
2 307 (17.38%) Scrum
3 299 (16.93%) MVC
4 217 (12.29%) Business Intelligence
5 180 (10.19%) Software Engineering
6 178 (10.08%) Continuous Integration
7 153 (8.66%) OO
8 143 (8.10%) E-Commerce
9 134 (7.59%) ETL
10 130 (7.36%) ITIL
11 119 (6.74%) Waterfall
12 117 (6.63%) TDD
13 114 (6.46%) SDLC
14 109 (6.17%) Mentoring
15 100 (5.66%) Performance Tuning
16 94 (5.32%) Analytics
17 93 (5.27%) DSDM
18 89 (5.04%) Automated Testing
19 88 (4.98%) Stakeholder Management
20 87 (4.93%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 589 (33.35%) C#
2 413 (23.39%) T-SQL
3 401 (22.71%) JavaScript
4 326 (18.46%) Java
5 108 (6.12%) Python
6 102 (5.78%) PL/SQL
7 74 (4.19%) Ruby
8 70 (3.96%) VB.NET
9 64 (3.62%) VBA
10 62 (3.51%) Shell Script
11 59 (3.34%) VB
12 53 (3.00%) C++
13 45 (2.55%) PowerShell
14 44 (2.49%) PHP
15 35 (1.98%) Bash Shell
16 24 (1.36%) C
17 16 (0.91%) Delphi
18 15 (0.85%) Scala
19 12 (0.68%) VB6
20 11 (0.62%) R
Qualifications
1 162 (9.17%) Degree
2 113 (6.40%) ISTQB
3 105 (5.95%) ISEB
4 64 (3.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 53 (3.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 25 (1.42%) MCITP
7 21 (1.19%) MCTS
8 15 (0.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 15 (0.85%) MCSE
9 14 (0.79%) CCNA
9 14 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (0.62%) MCDBA
10 11 (0.62%) OCP
10 11 (0.62%) Oracle Certification
11 10 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
11 10 (0.57%) MCSA
12 7 (0.40%) PhD
12 7 (0.40%) SAS Certification
13 6 (0.34%) Security Cleared
14 5 (0.28%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (5.66%) QA
2 32 (1.81%) SLA
3 26 (1.47%) Data Quality
4 19 (1.08%) PCI DSS
5 9 (0.51%) HL7
5 9 (0.51%) SDET
6 5 (0.28%) DICOM
6 5 (0.28%) IFRS
6 5 (0.28%) IFRS 9
7 4 (0.23%) SNOMED CT
8 3 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.11%) PMO
10 1 (0.057%) Basel II
10 1 (0.057%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.057%) IAS 39
10 1 (0.057%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.057%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 80 (4.53%) Active Directory
2 62 (3.51%) vSphere
3 60 (3.40%) XenServer
4 58 (3.28%) Xen
5 48 (2.72%) VMware Infrastructure
6 22 (1.25%) Hyper-V
7 14 (0.79%) Oracle RAC
8 11 (0.62%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 8 (0.45%) XenDesktop
10 7 (0.40%) Terminal Server
10 7 (0.40%) Terminal Services
11 6 (0.34%) VMware ESX
12 2 (0.11%) Docker
12 2 (0.11%) Sendmail
12 2 (0.11%) Snort
12 2 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.11%) XenApp
13 1 (0.057%) HDFS
13 1 (0.057%) KVM
13 1 (0.057%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 76 (4.30%) Puppet
2 59 (3.34%) Opscode Chef
3 33 (1.87%) Ansible
3 33 (1.87%) Tivoli
4 32 (1.81%) Cobbler
5 15 (0.85%) Data Guard
5 15 (0.85%) Oracle RMAN
6 13 (0.74%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 9 (0.51%) SCCM
8 8 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
9 7 (0.40%) Failover Clustering
9 7 (0.40%) Terraform
10 5 (0.28%) SCOM
11 4 (0.23%) Norton AntiVirus
12 3 (0.17%) Microsoft Clustering
12 3 (0.17%) Nagios
12 3 (0.17%) SQL Sentry
13 2 (0.11%) logstash
13 2 (0.11%) Proventia
13 2 (0.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 515 (29.16%) Microsoft
2 311 (17.61%) Oracle
3 75 (4.25%) VMware
4 57 (3.23%) EnterpriseDB
5 47 (2.66%) Citrix
6 41 (2.32%) Tableau
7 37 (2.10%) Cisco
7 37 (2.10%) Red Hat
8 29 (1.64%) IBM
9 16 (0.91%) SAP
10 15 (0.85%) HP
11 12 (0.68%) ATG
12 11 (0.62%) Cognos
12 11 (0.62%) Sitecore
13 10 (0.57%) EMC
13 10 (0.57%) Google
13 10 (0.57%) NetApp
13 10 (0.57%) SonicWALL
14 9 (0.51%) Telerik
15 8 (0.45%) Alterian
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum Up to £50K + 10% Bonus +Bens + Flexi
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Career Development
Posted: 2 hours ago
Pontefract, West Yorkshire
Equals One
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum Up to £50K + 10% Bonus +Bens + Flexi
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
JM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
JM
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus,
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Dewsbury, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
BJSS Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Highly Competitive Package + Great Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + flexi-time, home working, pension
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + 5% Bonus, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago