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

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 843 917 1118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 23.79% 23.24% 24.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.28% 46.17% 46.62%
Number of salaries quoted 752 797 930
Median salary £45,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.42% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 1904 1986 2398
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 53.72% 50.33% 51.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1638 1704 2028
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,875
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +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 23 June 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 23 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 0 660 £45,000 +18.42% 98
Bradford +1 124 £45,000 +5.88% 12
Wetherby +6 12 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Halifax -14 11 £27,500 -38.88% 3
Wakefield -10 6 £33,750 +35.00% 2
Pontefract -5 5 £43,000 +14.66%
Dewsbury - 5 £27,500 - 4
Huddersfield -6 4 £45,000 +5.88%
Otley 0 2 - -
Batley - 2 £35,000 -
Ilkley -4 1 £30,000 -20.00% 2
Pudsey - 1 £42,500 -
Castleford - 1 £45,000 -
SQL
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 June 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.

1 667 (39.89%) SQL Server
2 646 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
3 554 (33.13%) .NET
4 547 (32.72%) C#
5 480 (28.71%) Microsoft
6 393 (23.50%) T-SQL
7 359 (21.47%) JavaScript
8 345 (20.63%) Java
9 336 (20.10%) HTML
10 325 (19.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 298 (17.82%) ASP.NET
12 283 (16.93%) Finance
13 271 (16.21%) Oracle
13 271 (16.21%) MVC
14 261 (15.61%) Business Intelligence
15 256 (15.31%) Data Warehouse
15 256 (15.31%) CSS
16 247 (14.77%) Windows
17 246 (14.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 238 (14.23%) Scrum
19 195 (11.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 188 (11.24%) XML
21 184 (11.00%) Software Engineering
22 181 (10.83%) Degree
23 179 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
23 179 (10.71%) jQuery
24 178 (10.65%) Test Automation
25 173 (10.35%) Web Services
26 172 (10.29%) Linux
27 168 (10.05%) OO

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 92 (5.50%) IIS
2 51 (3.05%) CloudStack
2 51 (3.05%) OpenStack
3 50 (2.99%) WebLogic
4 46 (2.75%) Apache
5 45 (2.69%) Tomcat
6 43 (2.57%) SharePoint
7 39 (2.33%) WebSphere
8 37 (2.21%) JBoss
8 37 (2.21%) SAS
9 33 (1.97%) CMS
10 26 (1.56%) Apache Spark
11 24 (1.44%) Confluence
12 16 (0.96%) Mule
13 13 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
14 12 (0.72%) Jetty
14 12 (0.72%) Umbraco
15 11 (0.66%) MS Exchange
15 11 (0.66%) Sitecore CMS
16 10 (0.60%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 74 (4.43%) Microsoft Office
2 60 (3.59%) Microsoft Excel
3 32 (1.91%) SPSS
4 15 (0.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.18%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.060%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 19 (1.14%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
2 13 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.78%) Maximo
3 9 (0.54%) Aligne
3 9 (0.54%) Oracle 11i
3 9 (0.54%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (0.54%) Oracle ERP
4 5 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.18%) NetSuite
6 3 (0.18%) PeopleSoft HCM
6 3 (0.18%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.060%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.060%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.060%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (0.060%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 124 (7.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 62 (3.71%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (1.08%) SaaS
4 13 (0.78%) PaaS
5 10 (0.60%) GitHub
6 7 (0.42%) Office 365
7 6 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (0.24%) IaaS
9 3 (0.18%) Taleo
10 2 (0.12%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
10 2 (0.12%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 1 (0.060%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.060%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.060%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.060%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.060%) Force.com
11 1 (0.060%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.060%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 26 (1.56%) Firewall
2 23 (1.38%) Ethernet
3 12 (0.72%) HTTP
3 12 (0.72%) TCP/IP
4 10 (0.60%) AMQP
5 9 (0.54%) DNS
6 8 (0.48%) DHCP
6 8 (0.48%) Internet
6 8 (0.48%) SAN
6 8 (0.48%) VPN
7 7 (0.42%) WAN
8 5 (0.30%) FTP
8 5 (0.30%) LAN
9 4 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (0.18%) OpenLDAP
11 2 (0.12%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (0.12%) Intranet
11 2 (0.12%) MPLS
11 2 (0.12%) SMS
11 2 (0.12%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 667 (39.89%) SQL Server
2 325 (19.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 256 (15.31%) Data Warehouse
4 246 (14.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 195 (11.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 122 (7.30%) NoSQL
7 113 (6.76%) SQL Server 2008
8 102 (6.10%) SQL Server 2012
9 79 (4.72%) Relational Database
10 77 (4.61%) Oracle Database
11 72 (4.31%) MySQL
12 61 (3.65%) SQL Server 2016
13 58 (3.47%) Power BI
14 57 (3.41%) Big Data
15 56 (3.35%) MS Access
16 54 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
17 48 (2.87%) SQL Server 2005
18 39 (2.33%) Hadoop
19 37 (2.21%) Data Mining
20 35 (2.09%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 164 (9.81%) Git (software)
2 122 (7.30%) Subversion
3 115 (6.88%) Visual Studio
4 87 (5.20%) Selenium
5 76 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
6 68 (4.07%) JIRA
7 65 (3.89%) Mercurial
8 50 (2.99%) Cucumber
9 45 (2.69%) NUnit
10 41 (2.45%) Jenkins
11 36 (2.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 36 (2.15%) TeamCity
12 35 (2.09%) MSTest
13 31 (1.85%) SoapUI
14 30 (1.79%) Maven
14 30 (1.79%) Octopus Deploy
15 28 (1.67%) Eclipse
16 27 (1.61%) Oracle APEX
17 26 (1.56%) Android Studio
18 24 (1.44%) JMeter
General
1 283 (16.93%) Finance
2 63 (3.77%) Retail
3 48 (2.87%) Advertising
4 47 (2.81%) Legal
5 39 (2.33%) Games
6 35 (2.09%) Marketing
7 23 (1.38%) Manufacturing
8 15 (0.90%) Banking
9 12 (0.72%) Law
10 7 (0.42%) Local Government
11 6 (0.36%) Telecoms
12 3 (0.18%) Automotive
12 3 (0.18%) Electronics
13 2 (0.12%) Back Office
13 2 (0.12%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.060%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 724 (43.30%) Developer
2 268 (16.03%) Analyst
3 252 (15.07%) .NET Developer
4 202 (12.08%) C# Developer
5 189 (11.30%) SQL Developer
6 188 (11.24%) Senior Developer
7 171 (10.23%) C# .NET Developer
8 149 (8.91%) DBA
9 117 (7.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 111 (6.64%) SQL DBA
11 109 (6.52%) Java Developer
12 105 (6.28%) Support Analyst
13 98 (5.86%) Applications Support
14 97 (5.80%) ASP.NET Developer
15 96 (5.74%) Software Engineer
16 95 (5.68%) Software Developer
17 89 (5.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 88 (5.26%) Administrator
19 86 (5.14%) SQL Analyst
20 79 (4.72%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 554 (33.13%) .NET
2 336 (20.10%) HTML
3 298 (17.82%) ASP.NET
4 256 (15.31%) CSS
5 188 (11.24%) XML
6 179 (10.71%) jQuery
7 173 (10.35%) Web Services
8 168 (10.05%) ASP.NET MVC
9 125 (7.48%) .NET Framework
10 112 (6.70%) WCF
11 97 (5.80%) SOAP
12 81 (4.84%) AngularJS
13 59 (3.53%) WPF
14 58 (3.47%) ASP.NET Web API
15 53 (3.17%) REST
15 53 (3.17%) XSLT
16 51 (3.05%) Entity Framework
16 51 (3.05%) HTML5
17 50 (2.99%) RESTful
18 47 (2.81%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 160 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
2 70 (4.19%) Greenfield Project
3 59 (3.53%) Data Structures
4 56 (3.35%) Algorithms
5 38 (2.27%) User Experience
6 35 (2.09%) Computer Science
7 25 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
7 25 (1.50%) Replication
8 22 (1.32%) Management Information System
9 18 (1.08%) Client/Server
9 18 (1.08%) NHS
10 16 (0.96%) Clustering
11 13 (0.78%) Streaming Media
12 12 (0.72%) Mobile App
13 10 (0.60%) Linux Command Line
13 10 (0.60%) N-Tier
14 9 (0.54%) FMCG
14 9 (0.54%) Online Games
15 7 (0.42%) iPad
16 5 (0.30%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 247 (14.77%) Windows
2 172 (10.29%) Linux
3 108 (6.46%) Unix
4 82 (4.90%) Windows Server
5 46 (2.75%) Android
6 31 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 26 (1.56%) Embedded Linux
7 26 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 26 (1.56%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 23 (1.38%) Windows Server 2003
9 20 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (0.90%) Apple iOS
11 14 (0.84%) Windows 7
12 7 (0.42%) Windows XP
13 4 (0.24%) Windows Phone
14 3 (0.18%) Solaris
15 2 (0.12%) Windows 10
15 2 (0.12%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.060%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.060%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 646 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
2 271 (16.21%) MVC
3 261 (15.61%) Business Intelligence
4 238 (14.23%) Scrum
5 184 (11.00%) Software Engineering
6 179 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
7 178 (10.65%) Test Automation
8 168 (10.05%) OO
9 157 (9.39%) ETL
10 143 (8.55%) SDLC
11 128 (7.66%) Mentoring
12 123 (7.36%) TDD
13 107 (6.40%) ITIL
14 105 (6.28%) DSDM
15 98 (5.86%) Data Modelling
16 95 (5.68%) E-Commerce
17 93 (5.56%) Waterfall
18 92 (5.50%) Web Development
19 90 (5.38%) Performance Tuning
19 90 (5.38%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 547 (32.72%) C#
2 393 (23.50%) T-SQL
3 359 (21.47%) JavaScript
4 345 (20.63%) Java
5 118 (7.06%) Python
6 113 (6.76%) PL/SQL
7 75 (4.49%) Ruby
8 67 (4.01%) VBA
9 64 (3.83%) Shell Script
9 64 (3.83%) VB
10 63 (3.77%) VB.NET
11 57 (3.41%) PHP
12 55 (3.29%) C++
13 51 (3.05%) Bash Shell
13 51 (3.05%) PowerShell
14 31 (1.85%) C
15 15 (0.90%) TypeScript
16 13 (0.78%) VB6
17 11 (0.66%) Scala
18 10 (0.60%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 181 (10.83%) Degree
2 76 (4.55%) ISTQB
3 66 (3.95%) ISEB
4 31 (1.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 20 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (0.96%) CCNA
6 16 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (0.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 14 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
7 14 (0.84%) MCSE
8 13 (0.78%) Computer Science Degree
9 12 (0.72%) MCSA
10 7 (0.42%) Security Cleared
11 5 (0.30%) OCP
11 5 (0.30%) Oracle Certification
11 5 (0.30%) SC Cleared
12 4 (0.24%) MCITP
12 4 (0.24%) Numerate Degree
13 3 (0.18%) ACCA
13 3 (0.18%) CIPFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (5.14%) QA
2 39 (2.33%) Data Quality
3 21 (1.26%) SLA
4 6 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (0.30%) PMO
6 4 (0.24%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.18%) SNOMED CT
8 2 (0.12%) Cyber Essentials
8 2 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 2 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.060%) Basel II
9 1 (0.060%) IAS 39
9 1 (0.060%) IFRS
9 1 (0.060%) IFRS 9
9 1 (0.060%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 82 (4.90%) Active Directory
2 55 (3.29%) vSphere
3 51 (3.05%) Xen
3 51 (3.05%) XenServer
4 36 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (0.96%) Docker
6 15 (0.90%) Hyper-V
7 7 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
7 7 (0.42%) Terminal Server
8 5 (0.30%) Terminal Services
9 4 (0.24%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.12%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.060%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.060%) KVM
11 1 (0.060%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 67 (4.01%) Puppet
2 58 (3.47%) Opscode Chef
3 34 (2.03%) Ansible
3 34 (2.03%) Tivoli
4 33 (1.97%) Cobbler
5 19 (1.14%) Failover Clustering
6 9 (0.54%) Kibana
6 9 (0.54%) logstash
6 9 (0.54%) Oracle RMAN
6 9 (0.54%) SCCM
7 7 (0.42%) Data Guard
7 7 (0.42%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 7 (0.42%) Terraform
8 6 (0.36%) ZENworks
9 5 (0.30%) Grafana
9 5 (0.30%) SCOM
10 4 (0.24%) Microsoft Clustering
11 3 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
11 3 (0.18%) LiteSpeed
11 3 (0.18%) Salt
Vendors
1 480 (28.71%) Microsoft
2 271 (16.21%) Oracle
3 53 (3.17%) EnterpriseDB
4 48 (2.87%) Citrix
5 45 (2.69%) VMware
6 41 (2.45%) IBM
7 33 (1.97%) Tableau
8 28 (1.67%) SAP
9 26 (1.56%) Red Hat
10 17 (1.02%) Apple
11 14 (0.84%) Google
12 12 (0.72%) Cisco
12 12 (0.72%) Rackspace
12 12 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
12 12 (0.72%) Sitecore
13 11 (0.66%) Remedy
14 10 (0.60%) ATG
14 10 (0.60%) Infor
14 10 (0.60%) Netezza
15 9 (0.54%) Zend
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum 25 days holiday, 2 x life assurance
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £19000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum 35 hour week, bonus, pension, bonus,
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago