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

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
23 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 834 928 1109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 24.22% 23.17% 24.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.20% 45.51% 49.69%
Number of salaries quoted 749 786 939
Median salary £42,500 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.84% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,950 £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 1887 2039 2232
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 54.81% 50.90% 48.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1662 1717 1886
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

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 May 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 May 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 0 646 £45,000 +18.42% 113
Bradford +5 110 £45,000 +12.50% 20
Wetherby +4 15 £36,250 +13.28% 2
Halifax -14 14 £27,500 -35.29% 4
Wakefield -7 13 £32,500 +30.00% 1
Huddersfield -10 7 £41,500 +5.06%
Ilkley +1 4 £30,000 -20.00% 2
Pontefract -3 4 £43,000 +14.66% 1
Pudsey -1 3 £42,500 +6.25%
Castleford 0 2 £30,000 - 1
Dewsbury -1 2 £32,250 -14.00%
Otley 0 1 - - 1
Keighley - 1 £45,000 -
SQL
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 May 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.

1 656 (40.10%) Agile Software Development
2 652 (39.85%) SQL Server
3 558 (34.11%) .NET
4 535 (32.70%) C#
5 447 (27.32%) Microsoft
6 372 (22.74%) T-SQL
7 362 (22.13%) JavaScript
8 334 (20.42%) HTML
9 331 (20.23%) Java
10 311 (19.01%) ASP.NET
11 284 (17.36%) Oracle
11 284 (17.36%) MVC
12 280 (17.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 278 (16.99%) Finance
14 255 (15.59%) Scrum
15 253 (15.46%) Windows
16 252 (15.40%) CSS
17 226 (13.81%) Business Intelligence
18 225 (13.75%) Data Warehouse
19 220 (13.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 199 (12.16%) XML
21 190 (11.61%) Software Engineering
22 183 (11.19%) Test Automation
23 178 (10.88%) Continuous Integration
24 176 (10.76%) jQuery
25 173 (10.57%) Web Services
26 169 (10.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
26 169 (10.33%) Degree
26 169 (10.33%) ASP.NET MVC
27 164 (10.02%) Linux

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
1 101 (6.17%) IIS
2 55 (3.36%) CloudStack
2 55 (3.36%) OpenStack
2 55 (3.36%) WebLogic
3 46 (2.81%) Tomcat
4 42 (2.57%) Apache
4 42 (2.57%) WebSphere
5 38 (2.32%) JBoss
5 38 (2.32%) SharePoint
6 37 (2.26%) SAS
7 32 (1.96%) CMS
8 22 (1.34%) Apache Spark
9 19 (1.16%) Confluence
10 16 (0.98%) MS Exchange
10 16 (0.98%) Mule
11 14 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
12 12 (0.73%) Umbraco
13 11 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
14 10 (0.61%) Apache Solr
14 10 (0.61%) WordPress
Applications
1 61 (3.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 56 (3.42%) Microsoft Office
3 26 (1.59%) SPSS
4 11 (0.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 8 (0.49%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.061%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 24 (1.47%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (0.86%) Maximo
3 11 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
4 10 (0.61%) Aligne
4 10 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
5 9 (0.55%) Oracle 11i
5 9 (0.55%) Oracle EBS R12
5 9 (0.55%) Oracle ERP
6 8 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
8 3 (0.18%) NetSuite
8 3 (0.18%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.12%) Unit4 Business World
10 1 (0.061%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 1 (0.061%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 101 (6.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 63 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (1.16%) SaaS
4 13 (0.79%) PaaS
5 12 (0.73%) Office 365
6 9 (0.55%) GitHub
7 4 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.24%) IaaS
8 2 (0.12%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.12%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 1 (0.061%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.061%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
9 1 (0.061%) Force.com
9 1 (0.061%) Google Compute Engine
9 1 (0.061%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 35 (2.14%) Firewall
2 22 (1.34%) Ethernet
3 14 (0.86%) HTTP
3 14 (0.86%) SAN
4 13 (0.79%) TCP/IP
5 12 (0.73%) VPN
6 11 (0.67%) WAN
7 10 (0.61%) DNS
8 9 (0.55%) DHCP
8 9 (0.55%) LAN
9 8 (0.49%) Internet
10 6 (0.37%) AMQP
10 6 (0.37%) FTP
10 6 (0.37%) SSL
10 6 (0.37%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (0.24%) Remote Desktop
12 3 (0.18%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (0.18%) LDAP
12 3 (0.18%) OpenLDAP
13 2 (0.12%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 652 (39.85%) SQL Server
2 280 (17.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 225 (13.75%) Data Warehouse
4 220 (13.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 169 (10.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 122 (7.46%) SQL Server 2008
7 116 (7.09%) NoSQL
8 106 (6.48%) SQL Server 2012
9 80 (4.89%) Relational Database
10 75 (4.58%) Oracle Database
11 61 (3.73%) MySQL
12 52 (3.18%) MS Access
12 52 (3.18%) SQL Server 2005
13 49 (3.00%) SQL Server 2014
14 47 (2.87%) Big Data
15 45 (2.75%) Power BI
16 43 (2.63%) SQL Server 2016
17 34 (2.08%) Hadoop
17 34 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
18 27 (1.65%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 159 (9.72%) Git (software)
2 118 (7.21%) Visual Studio
3 114 (6.97%) Subversion
4 88 (5.38%) Selenium
5 78 (4.77%) Team Foundation Server
6 68 (4.16%) JIRA
7 64 (3.91%) Mercurial
8 56 (3.42%) Cucumber
9 43 (2.63%) NUnit
10 40 (2.44%) TeamCity
11 39 (2.38%) Jenkins
12 35 (2.14%) MSTest
13 31 (1.89%) SoapUI
14 28 (1.71%) Eclipse
15 27 (1.65%) Oracle APEX
15 27 (1.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 25 (1.53%) Android Studio
16 25 (1.53%) Maven
17 22 (1.34%) JMeter
18 20 (1.22%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 278 (16.99%) Finance
2 69 (4.22%) Retail
3 51 (3.12%) Legal
4 35 (2.14%) Marketing
5 34 (2.08%) Advertising
6 30 (1.83%) Games
7 23 (1.41%) Banking
8 22 (1.34%) Manufacturing
9 10 (0.61%) Law
10 7 (0.43%) Telecoms
11 6 (0.37%) Local Government
12 3 (0.18%) Electronics
13 2 (0.12%) Back Office
13 2 (0.12%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.061%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 728 (44.50%) Developer
2 272 (16.63%) Analyst
3 260 (15.89%) .NET Developer
4 216 (13.20%) C# Developer
5 196 (11.98%) SQL Developer
6 183 (11.19%) Senior Developer
7 179 (10.94%) C# .NET Developer
8 130 (7.95%) DBA
9 110 (6.72%) Java Developer
10 109 (6.66%) ASP.NET Developer
11 101 (6.17%) Software Developer
12 99 (6.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 99 (6.05%) Software Engineer
13 98 (5.99%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 96 (5.87%) SQL DBA
15 93 (5.68%) Support Analyst
16 91 (5.56%) SQL Analyst
17 88 (5.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
18 86 (5.26%) Applications Support
19 71 (4.34%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 558 (34.11%) .NET
2 334 (20.42%) HTML
3 311 (19.01%) ASP.NET
4 252 (15.40%) CSS
5 199 (12.16%) XML
6 176 (10.76%) jQuery
7 173 (10.57%) Web Services
8 169 (10.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 132 (8.07%) .NET Framework
10 115 (7.03%) WCF
11 99 (6.05%) SOAP
12 84 (5.13%) AngularJS
13 63 (3.85%) WPF
14 58 (3.55%) RESTful
15 56 (3.42%) ASP.NET Web API
16 55 (3.36%) HTML5
17 53 (3.24%) Entity Framework
18 51 (3.12%) XSLT
19 50 (3.06%) REST
20 45 (2.75%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 147 (8.99%) Analytical Skills
2 81 (4.95%) Greenfield Project
3 64 (3.91%) Data Structures
4 59 (3.61%) Algorithms
5 45 (2.75%) User Experience
6 40 (2.44%) Computer Science
7 31 (1.89%) Replication
8 24 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
9 19 (1.16%) Clustering
10 17 (1.04%) Management Information System
11 14 (0.86%) Client/Server
11 14 (0.86%) NHS
12 13 (0.79%) N-Tier
13 12 (0.73%) FMCG
14 11 (0.67%) Streaming Media
15 10 (0.61%) Mobile App
16 7 (0.43%) Driving Licence
16 7 (0.43%) e-Learning
16 7 (0.43%) iPad
16 7 (0.43%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 253 (15.46%) Windows
2 164 (10.02%) Linux
3 113 (6.91%) Unix
4 81 (4.95%) Windows Server
5 39 (2.38%) Android
6 35 (2.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 30 (1.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 25 (1.53%) Embedded Linux
8 25 (1.53%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 25 (1.53%) Windows Server 2003
9 23 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (0.92%) Windows Phone
11 12 (0.73%) Apple iOS
12 10 (0.61%) Windows 7
13 9 (0.55%) Windows Phone 8
14 7 (0.43%) Windows XP
15 5 (0.31%) Windows 10
16 4 (0.24%) Solaris
17 2 (0.12%) Windows 2000 Server
18 1 (0.061%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 656 (40.10%) Agile Software Development
2 284 (17.36%) MVC
3 255 (15.59%) Scrum
4 226 (13.81%) Business Intelligence
5 190 (11.61%) Software Engineering
6 183 (11.19%) Test Automation
7 178 (10.88%) Continuous Integration
8 161 (9.84%) OO
9 138 (8.44%) SDLC
10 127 (7.76%) TDD
11 118 (7.21%) ETL
12 112 (6.85%) Mentoring
13 109 (6.66%) ITIL
14 108 (6.60%) E-Commerce
15 107 (6.54%) DSDM
16 100 (6.11%) Waterfall
17 92 (5.62%) Analytics
18 88 (5.38%) RUP
19 84 (5.13%) Performance Tuning
20 79 (4.83%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 535 (32.70%) C#
2 372 (22.74%) T-SQL
3 362 (22.13%) JavaScript
4 331 (20.23%) Java
5 114 (6.97%) PL/SQL
6 112 (6.85%) Python
7 68 (4.16%) Ruby
8 59 (3.61%) VBA
9 58 (3.55%) Shell Script
10 57 (3.48%) VB
11 54 (3.30%) C++
11 54 (3.30%) PHP
12 51 (3.12%) VB.NET
13 39 (2.38%) Bash Shell
14 38 (2.32%) PowerShell
15 30 (1.83%) C
16 13 (0.79%) Delphi
17 12 (0.73%) TypeScript
18 10 (0.61%) Scala
18 10 (0.61%) VB6
Qualifications
1 169 (10.33%) Degree
2 86 (5.26%) ISTQB
3 75 (4.58%) ISEB
4 38 (2.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 21 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (0.98%) CCNA
6 16 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (0.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 10 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
9 9 (0.55%) MCSE
10 8 (0.49%) MCITP
10 8 (0.49%) OCP
10 8 (0.49%) Oracle Certification
11 7 (0.43%) MCSA
11 7 (0.43%) Security Cleared
12 6 (0.37%) SAS Certification
13 5 (0.31%) MCTS
13 5 (0.31%) SC Cleared
14 4 (0.24%) MCDBA
14 4 (0.24%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (4.77%) QA
2 38 (2.32%) Data Quality
3 20 (1.22%) SLA
4 8 (0.49%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.24%) PMO
6 4 (0.24%) SNOMED CT
7 2 (0.12%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.061%) Basel II
8 1 (0.061%) HL7
8 1 (0.061%) IAS 39
8 1 (0.061%) IFRS
8 1 (0.061%) IFRS 9
8 1 (0.061%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 76 (4.65%) Active Directory
2 60 (3.67%) vSphere
3 57 (3.48%) XenServer
4 55 (3.36%) Xen
5 35 (2.14%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (0.98%) Hyper-V
7 10 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
8 8 (0.49%) Docker
9 7 (0.43%) Terminal Server
10 6 (0.37%) XenDesktop
11 5 (0.31%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 2 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (0.061%) KVM
13 1 (0.061%) Sendmail
13 1 (0.061%) Snort
13 1 (0.061%) Virtual Desktop
13 1 (0.061%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 70 (4.28%) Puppet
2 58 (3.55%) Opscode Chef
3 35 (2.14%) Tivoli
4 34 (2.08%) Ansible
4 34 (2.08%) Cobbler
5 19 (1.16%) Failover Clustering
6 12 (0.73%) Oracle RMAN
7 10 (0.61%) Data Guard
7 10 (0.61%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 9 (0.55%) Kibana
8 9 (0.55%) logstash
9 8 (0.49%) SCCM
9 8 (0.49%) Terraform
10 5 (0.31%) Microsoft Clustering
11 4 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
11 4 (0.24%) SCOM
11 4 (0.24%) vCenter Server
12 3 (0.18%) Grafana
12 3 (0.18%) Norton AntiVirus
12 3 (0.18%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 447 (27.32%) Microsoft
2 284 (17.36%) Oracle
3 57 (3.48%) EnterpriseDB
4 48 (2.93%) Citrix
5 46 (2.81%) VMware
6 38 (2.32%) Tableau
7 30 (1.83%) Red Hat
8 25 (1.53%) IBM
9 21 (1.28%) Cisco
10 17 (1.04%) SAP
11 16 (0.98%) Apple
12 12 (0.73%) Google
12 12 (0.73%) HP
12 12 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
12 12 (0.73%) Sitecore
13 11 (0.67%) Dell
13 11 (0.67%) Infor
14 10 (0.61%) ATG
14 10 (0.61%) Rackspace
15 9 (0.55%) EMC
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Pension, Life Assurance
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum Pension, Private Medical Insurance
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum 8% Bonus, Pension, Free Parking
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £48000 per annum + Holiday, Pension, Bonus, Great Coffee!
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
Otley, West Yorkshire
networx
Salary: Salary £Competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NHS England
Salary: From £47,092 to £58,217 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
JM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
JM
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus,
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Adesse Search
Salary: Up to £43,000 per annum + bonus, health, pension, 26 days’ holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + Holiday, Pension, Bonus, Great Coffee!
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + bonus + on site gym + pension
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 23 hours ago