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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 843 1111 1245
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 23.39% 25.02% 24.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.67% 47.89% 54.22%
Number of salaries quoted 748 915 1081
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £47,500
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 2320 2296
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 52.36% 52.25% 45.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1680 1939 1921
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% -  
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 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

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 25 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 25 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 0 648 £42,500 +11.84% 109
Bradford +7 78 £40,000 +5.96% 15
Halifax -4 34 £40,000 -8.57% 3
Huddersfield -3 16 £42,000 +12.75% 2
Wakefield 0 11 £32,500 +30.00% 3
Wetherby - 11 £31,500 - 2
Castleford +1 6 £30,000 -11.11% 1
Ilkley - 4 £30,000 - 3
Keighley -2 2 £34,500 -6.75% 1
Pudsey -2 2 £42,500 +6.25% 1
SQL
Yorkshire

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 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.

1 729 (40.93%) SQL Server
2 682 (38.29%) Agile Software Development
3 614 (34.48%) .NET
4 587 (32.96%) C#
5 525 (29.48%) Microsoft
6 415 (23.30%) T-SQL
7 388 (21.79%) JavaScript
8 346 (19.43%) HTML
9 325 (18.25%) ASP.NET
10 320 (17.97%) Java
11 313 (17.57%) Scrum
12 312 (17.52%) Oracle
13 300 (16.84%) Finance
14 296 (16.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 295 (16.56%) MVC
16 280 (15.72%) MS Excel
17 272 (15.27%) Windows
18 262 (14.71%) CSS
19 240 (13.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 225 (12.63%) XML
21 214 (12.02%) Business Intelligence
22 204 (11.45%) Data Warehouse
23 181 (10.16%) Web Services
24 180 (10.11%) Software Engineering
24 180 (10.11%) SQL Server 2008
25 176 (9.88%) Continuous Integration
26 171 (9.60%) jQuery
27 165 (9.26%) Degree
28 164 (9.21%) .NET Framework
29 161 (9.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services

SQL
Top Related 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
1 124 (6.96%) IIS
2 62 (3.48%) WebLogic
3 58 (3.26%) CloudStack
3 58 (3.26%) OpenStack
4 50 (2.81%) Tomcat
4 50 (2.81%) WebSphere
5 47 (2.64%) JBoss
6 44 (2.47%) SharePoint
7 43 (2.41%) SAS
8 33 (1.85%) CMS
9 26 (1.46%) Apache
10 23 (1.29%) MS Exchange
11 15 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
12 14 (0.79%) Umbraco
13 13 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2010
14 12 (0.67%) Apache Spark
15 11 (0.62%) Sitecore CMS
16 9 (0.51%) Confluence
16 9 (0.51%) Mule
17 7 (0.39%) ATG Dynamo
Applications
1 280 (15.72%) MS Excel
2 52 (2.92%) MS Office
3 18 (1.01%) SPSS
4 11 (0.62%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.056%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 20 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (0.62%) Oracle Applications
3 9 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (0.45%) Maximo
5 5 (0.28%) Visualfiles
6 4 (0.22%) Aligne
6 4 (0.22%) Unica
7 3 (0.17%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.11%) Infor CRM
8 2 (0.11%) NetSuite
8 2 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
9 1 (0.056%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.056%) Oracle 11i
9 1 (0.056%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.056%) Oracle EBS R12
9 1 (0.056%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (0.056%) Sage 200
9 1 (0.056%) SAP Business One
9 1 (0.056%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 78 (4.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 63 (3.54%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (1.57%) SaaS
4 23 (1.29%) Office 365
5 8 (0.45%) GitHub
6 7 (0.39%) PaaS
7 5 (0.28%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.11%) Google Tag Manager
10 1 (0.056%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.056%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.056%) Force.com
10 1 (0.056%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 51 (2.86%) Firewall
2 20 (1.12%) VPN
3 19 (1.07%) WAN
4 18 (1.01%) LAN
5 15 (0.84%) Internet
5 15 (0.84%) SAN
6 14 (0.79%) HTTP
7 13 (0.73%) TCP/IP
8 12 (0.67%) DNS
9 11 (0.62%) Ethernet
10 9 (0.51%) DHCP
11 8 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (0.39%) SSL
13 6 (0.34%) LDAP
14 5 (0.28%) VoIP
15 4 (0.22%) Cisco ASA
15 4 (0.22%) Remote Desktop
16 3 (0.17%) MPLS
17 2 (0.11%) Intranet
17 2 (0.11%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 729 (40.93%) SQL Server
2 296 (16.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 240 (13.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 204 (11.45%) Data Warehouse
5 180 (10.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 161 (9.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 140 (7.86%) SQL Server 2012
8 128 (7.19%) Relational Database
9 100 (5.61%) NoSQL
10 76 (4.27%) SQL Server 2014
11 73 (4.10%) Oracle Database
12 72 (4.04%) MySQL
13 69 (3.87%) SQL Server 2005
14 49 (2.75%) RDBMS
15 39 (2.19%) Big Data
16 38 (2.13%) MS Access
17 37 (2.08%) SQL Server 2016
18 34 (1.91%) Power BI
19 33 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
20 29 (1.63%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 135 (7.58%) Selenium
2 134 (7.52%) Git (software)
3 124 (6.96%) Visual Studio
4 113 (6.34%) Team Foundation Server
5 87 (4.88%) Cucumber
6 85 (4.77%) Subversion
7 55 (3.09%) Mercurial
8 54 (3.03%) JIRA
9 47 (2.64%) TeamCity
10 45 (2.53%) Jenkins
11 43 (2.41%) SoapUI
12 37 (2.08%) NUnit
13 34 (1.91%) MSTest
14 32 (1.80%) JMeter
15 31 (1.74%) JUnit
16 29 (1.63%) Eclipse
17 28 (1.57%) Oracle APEX
18 26 (1.46%) Octopus Deploy
19 25 (1.40%) Maven
20 23 (1.29%) LoadRunner
General
1 300 (16.84%) Finance
2 79 (4.44%) Retail
3 62 (3.48%) Legal
4 44 (2.47%) Banking
5 27 (1.52%) Manufacturing
6 23 (1.29%) Marketing
7 22 (1.24%) Advertising
8 16 (0.90%) Law
9 14 (0.79%) Games
10 6 (0.34%) Telecoms
11 5 (0.28%) Local Government
12 3 (0.17%) Back Office
12 3 (0.17%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.11%) Electronics
13 2 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.056%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.056%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 736 (41.33%) Developer
2 312 (17.52%) Analyst
3 289 (16.23%) .NET Developer
4 230 (12.91%) C# Developer
5 195 (10.95%) SQL Developer
6 185 (10.39%) C# .NET Developer
7 169 (9.49%) Senior Developer
8 159 (8.93%) DBA
9 121 (6.79%) SQL DBA
10 119 (6.68%) SQL Analyst
11 113 (6.34%) ASP.NET Developer
12 107 (6.01%) Support Analyst
13 103 (5.78%) Software Developer
14 97 (5.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 96 (5.39%) Java Developer
16 94 (5.28%) Software Engineer
17 90 (5.05%) Test Engineer
18 85 (4.77%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
19 84 (4.72%) Applications Support
20 79 (4.44%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 614 (34.48%) .NET
2 346 (19.43%) HTML
3 325 (18.25%) ASP.NET
4 262 (14.71%) CSS
5 225 (12.63%) XML
6 181 (10.16%) Web Services
7 171 (9.60%) jQuery
8 164 (9.21%) .NET Framework
9 158 (8.87%) ASP.NET MVC
10 121 (6.79%) WCF
11 109 (6.12%) SOAP
12 101 (5.67%) AngularJS
13 77 (4.32%) WPF
14 64 (3.59%) HTML5
15 63 (3.54%) Entity Framework
16 60 (3.37%) RESTful
17 51 (2.86%) LINQ
18 50 (2.81%) Spring
18 50 (2.81%) WinForms
19 49 (2.75%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 127 (7.13%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (3.37%) Data Structures
3 56 (3.14%) Algorithms
4 52 (2.92%) User Experience
5 45 (2.53%) Replication
6 31 (1.74%) Computer Science
7 28 (1.57%) Clustering
7 28 (1.57%) Management Information System
8 23 (1.29%) NHS
9 21 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
10 15 (0.84%) e-Learning
11 13 (0.73%) Driving Licence
11 13 (0.73%) FMCG
12 11 (0.62%) Mobile App
13 10 (0.56%) N-Tier
14 7 (0.39%) Client/Server
15 6 (0.34%) Reinsurance
15 6 (0.34%) Streaming Media
16 5 (0.28%) iPad
17 4 (0.22%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 272 (15.27%) Windows
2 146 (8.20%) Linux
3 105 (5.90%) Windows Server
4 103 (5.78%) Unix
5 43 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 37 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 31 (1.74%) Windows Server 2012
8 26 (1.46%) Windows Server 2003
9 22 (1.24%) Android
10 15 (0.84%) Windows Phone
11 14 (0.79%) Embedded Linux
11 14 (0.79%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 9 (0.51%) Windows Phone 8
13 8 (0.45%) Apple iOS
14 6 (0.34%) 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 (0.056%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 682 (38.29%) Agile Software Development
2 313 (17.57%) Scrum
3 295 (16.56%) MVC
4 214 (12.02%) Business Intelligence
5 180 (10.11%) Software Engineering
6 176 (9.88%) Continuous Integration
7 146 (8.20%) OO
8 143 (8.03%) E-Commerce
9 136 (7.64%) ETL
10 134 (7.52%) ITIL
11 122 (6.85%) Waterfall
12 116 (6.51%) TDD
13 113 (6.34%) SDLC
14 112 (6.29%) Mentoring
15 101 (5.67%) Performance Tuning
16 98 (5.50%) Analytics
17 91 (5.11%) DSDM
18 89 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
19 87 (4.88%) Automated Testing
20 86 (4.83%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 587 (32.96%) C#
2 415 (23.30%) T-SQL
3 388 (21.79%) JavaScript
4 320 (17.97%) Java
5 103 (5.78%) Python
6 101 (5.67%) PL/SQL
7 75 (4.21%) VB.NET
8 73 (4.10%) Ruby
9 65 (3.65%) VBA
10 62 (3.48%) Shell Script
11 58 (3.26%) VB
12 52 (2.92%) PowerShell
13 51 (2.86%) C++
14 42 (2.36%) PHP
15 34 (1.91%) Bash Shell
16 22 (1.24%) C
17 17 (0.95%) Delphi
17 17 (0.95%) Scala
18 12 (0.67%) VB6
19 11 (0.62%) R
Qualifications
1 165 (9.26%) Degree
2 117 (6.57%) ISTQB
3 109 (6.12%) ISEB
4 71 (3.99%) Microsoft Certification
5 55 (3.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 28 (1.57%) MCITP
7 24 (1.35%) MCTS
8 17 (0.95%) MCSE
9 15 (0.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 14 (0.79%) CCNA
10 14 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
11 12 (0.67%) MCDBA
11 12 (0.67%) MCSA
12 11 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
12 11 (0.62%) OCP
12 11 (0.62%) Oracle Certification
13 7 (0.39%) PhD
13 7 (0.39%) SAS Certification
14 6 (0.34%) MCP
14 6 (0.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (5.84%) QA
2 31 (1.74%) SLA
3 26 (1.46%) Data Quality
4 20 (1.12%) 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 3 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.17%) SNOMED CT
8 2 (0.11%) PMO
9 1 (0.056%) Basel II
9 1 (0.056%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.056%) IAS 39
9 1 (0.056%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.056%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 81 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 62 (3.48%) vSphere
3 60 (3.37%) XenServer
4 58 (3.26%) Xen
5 49 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
6 24 (1.35%) Hyper-V
7 14 (0.79%) Oracle RAC
8 11 (0.62%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 8 (0.45%) Terminal Services
9 8 (0.45%) XenDesktop
10 7 (0.39%) Terminal Server
10 7 (0.39%) VMware ESX
11 2 (0.11%) Sendmail
11 2 (0.11%) Snort
11 2 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.11%) XenApp
12 1 (0.056%) Apache Flume
12 1 (0.056%) Docker
12 1 (0.056%) HDFS
12 1 (0.056%) KVM
Systems Management
1 76 (4.27%) Puppet
2 58 (3.26%) Opscode Chef
3 33 (1.85%) Tivoli
4 32 (1.80%) Ansible
4 32 (1.80%) Cobbler
5 15 (0.84%) Data Guard
5 15 (0.84%) Oracle RMAN
6 13 (0.73%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 10 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
8 9 (0.51%) SCCM
9 7 (0.39%) Failover Clustering
9 7 (0.39%) Terraform
10 4 (0.22%) Norton AntiVirus
10 4 (0.22%) SCOM
11 3 (0.17%) Microsoft Clustering
11 3 (0.17%) Nagios
11 3 (0.17%) SQL Sentry
12 2 (0.11%) Proventia
12 2 (0.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 2 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 525 (29.48%) Microsoft
2 312 (17.52%) Oracle
3 81 (4.55%) VMware
4 57 (3.20%) EnterpriseDB
5 50 (2.81%) Citrix
6 42 (2.36%) Tableau
7 39 (2.19%) Cisco
8 37 (2.08%) Red Hat
9 28 (1.57%) IBM
10 16 (0.90%) HP
10 16 (0.90%) SAP
11 12 (0.67%) ATG
11 12 (0.67%) NetApp
12 11 (0.62%) Cognos
12 11 (0.62%) Sitecore
13 10 (0.56%) EMC
13 10 (0.56%) Google
13 10 (0.56%) SonicWALL
14 9 (0.51%) Alterian
14 9 (0.51%) Telerik
Bradford, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + 5% Bonus, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Training
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k- £50k + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £25,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 45000
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Keighley, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Pudsey, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 16% Pension + Healthcare + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £320 - £340 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: Yesterday
Ilkley, West Yorkshire
Virtual College
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 23 hours ago
Ilkley, West Yorkshire
Virtual College
Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, healthcare, pension,
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Pontefract, West Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary to £43k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, healthcare, pension,
Posted: 3 days ago