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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for SQL Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server over the 6 months to 18 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 27 21 16
Rank change year-on-year -6 -5 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 596 497 560
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 8.26% 9.64% 11.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 40.00% 36.15% 44.66%
Number of salaries quoted 461 415 488
10th Percentile £30,076 £31,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% +7.78%
75th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £55,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,150 £58,825
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

SQL Server is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,490 1,375 1,254
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 20.64% 26.68% 26.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1,035 1,149 1,081
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £38,000 £37,000 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Yorkshire

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SQL Server in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for SQL Server in Yorkshire

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing SQL Server in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 May 2022.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Yorkshire

SQL Server
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 May 2022. 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
Jobs
West Yorkshire -8 365 £47,500 - 65
North Yorkshire +6 129 £44,000 +12.10% 13
South Yorkshire -16 73 £45,000 +5.88% 17
East Yorkshire -3 26 £34,000 - 2
SQL Server
England

For the 6 months to 18 May 2022, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 327 (54.87%) SQL
2 296 (49.66%) Microsoft
3 272 (45.64%) Azure
4 258 (43.29%) .NET
5 257 (43.12%) C#
6 189 (31.71%) Social Skills
7 175 (29.36%) JavaScript
8 168 (28.19%) CSS
9 164 (27.52%) HTML
10 161 (27.01%) Agile
11 152 (25.50%) T-SQL
12 150 (25.17%) MVC
13 132 (22.15%) DevOps
14 108 (18.12%) ASP.NET
15 107 (17.95%) Windows
15 107 (17.95%) .NET Framework
16 103 (17.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 89 (14.93%) Business Intelligence
18 87 (14.60%) AWS
19 85 (14.26%) ETL
20 81 (13.59%) Problem-Solving
21 79 (13.26%) Analytical Skills
22 78 (13.09%) Windows Server
22 78 (13.09%) Git (software)
23 76 (12.75%) Scrum
24 75 (12.58%) Data Warehouse
25 74 (12.42%) AngularJS
26 73 (12.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
27 72 (12.08%) React
28 71 (11.91%) jQuery

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 36 (6.04%) SharePoint
2 30 (5.03%) IIS
3 22 (3.69%) MS Exchange
4 9 (1.51%) Apache
5 8 (1.34%) CMS
6 7 (1.17%) Umbraco
7 6 (1.01%) Confluence
8 5 (0.84%) SAS
8 5 (0.84%) WordPress
9 4 (0.67%) EPiServer
9 4 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (0.67%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.34%) OpenEdge
12 1 (0.17%) Apache Spark
12 1 (0.17%) ColdFusion
12 1 (0.17%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 49 (8.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 23 (3.86%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (1.01%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.50%) FileZilla
6 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (1.34%) SAP Business One
2 2 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.34%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.17%) iTrent
3 1 (0.17%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 272 (45.64%) Azure
2 87 (14.60%) AWS
3 68 (11.41%) Microsoft 365
4 56 (9.40%) Power Platform
5 14 (2.35%) Azure Active Directory
5 14 (2.35%) Snowflake
6 13 (2.18%) Azure Data Factory
6 13 (2.18%) PaaS
6 13 (2.18%) PowerApps
6 13 (2.18%) Rubrik
7 12 (2.01%) SaaS
8 9 (1.51%) OneDrive
9 8 (1.34%) Matillion
10 7 (1.17%) Google Workspace
11 6 (1.01%) IaaS
12 5 (0.84%) Azure Stack
12 5 (0.84%) Mimecast
12 5 (0.84%) Power Automate
12 5 (0.84%) Serverless
13 4 (0.67%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 26 (4.36%) Firewall
2 23 (3.86%) SAN
2 23 (3.86%) WAN
3 22 (3.69%) LAN
4 21 (3.52%) VPN
5 18 (3.02%) DHCP
5 18 (3.02%) DNS
6 17 (2.85%) VLAN
7 15 (2.52%) TCP/IP
8 6 (1.01%) AMQP
8 6 (1.01%) Internet
9 5 (0.84%) NAS
10 4 (0.67%) Kerberos
10 4 (0.67%) SSL
10 4 (0.67%) Wireless
11 3 (0.50%) Intranet
11 3 (0.50%) SSH
12 2 (0.34%) Cisco ASA
12 2 (0.34%) IPv4
12 2 (0.34%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (17.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 75 (12.58%) Data Warehouse
3 73 (12.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 55 (9.23%) Power BI
5 44 (7.38%) Relational Database
6 39 (6.54%) PostgreSQL
7 38 (6.38%) MySQL
8 36 (6.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 22 (3.69%) RDBMS
10 19 (3.19%) Azure SQL Database
11 18 (3.02%) MS Access
11 18 (3.02%) NoSQL
12 17 (2.85%) Data Lake
13 13 (2.18%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 13 (2.18%) Tableau
14 12 (2.01%) Oracle Reports
15 10 (1.68%) BusinessObjects
16 9 (1.51%) Crystal Reports
16 9 (1.51%) Oracle Database
17 7 (1.17%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 78 (13.09%) Git (software)
2 60 (10.07%) Visual Studio
3 31 (5.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (2.85%) Octopus Deploy
5 15 (2.52%) Jenkins
6 14 (2.35%) Selenium
7 13 (2.18%) JIRA
8 11 (1.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 10 (1.68%) Postman
10 9 (1.51%) TeamCity
10 9 (1.51%) Visual Studio Code
11 6 (1.01%) webpack
12 4 (0.67%) Bitbucket
12 4 (0.67%) Gatling
12 4 (0.67%) GitLab
12 4 (0.67%) SpecFlow
12 4 (0.67%) Subversion
13 3 (0.50%) NUnit
13 3 (0.50%) PostCSS
13 3 (0.50%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 189 (31.71%) Social Skills
2 79 (13.26%) Analytical Skills
3 56 (9.40%) Finance
4 40 (6.71%) Public Sector
5 30 (5.03%) Law
6 25 (4.19%) Retail
7 22 (3.69%) Legal
7 22 (3.69%) Manufacturing
8 13 (2.18%) Local Government
8 13 (2.18%) Marketing
9 12 (2.01%) Back Office
10 11 (1.85%) Influencing Skills
10 11 (1.85%) Organisational Skills
10 11 (1.85%) Publishing
11 9 (1.51%) Presentation Skills
12 8 (1.34%) Documentation Skills
13 5 (0.84%) Banking
13 5 (0.84%) Inclusion and Diversity
14 3 (0.50%) Advertising
14 3 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 255 (42.79%) Developer
2 123 (20.64%) .NET Developer
3 86 (14.43%) Analyst
4 50 (8.39%) Senior Developer
5 46 (7.72%) Software Developer
6 43 (7.21%) DBA
7 30 (5.03%) SQL DBA
8 29 (4.87%) Support Analyst
9 28 (4.70%) Applications Support
10 27 (4.53%) Senior .NET Developer
11 22 (3.69%) Administrator
11 22 (3.69%) Applications Support Analyst
11 22 (3.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 21 (3.52%) C# Developer
12 21 (3.52%) Data Analyst
12 21 (3.52%) Data Engineer
13 19 (3.19%) IT Engineer
14 18 (3.02%) 2nd Line Support
14 18 (3.02%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 18 (3.02%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 258 (43.29%) .NET
2 168 (28.19%) CSS
3 164 (27.52%) HTML
4 108 (18.12%) ASP.NET
5 107 (17.95%) .NET Framework
6 74 (12.42%) AngularJS
7 72 (12.08%) React
8 71 (11.91%) jQuery
9 66 (11.07%) XML
10 65 (10.91%) Web Services
11 63 (10.57%) .NET Core
12 53 (8.89%) WCF
13 47 (7.89%) Entity Framework
14 44 (7.38%) Node.js
15 43 (7.21%) Vue.js
16 39 (6.54%) ASP.NET Web API
17 36 (6.04%) Ajax
17 36 (6.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 35 (5.87%) ASP.NET MVC
18 35 (5.87%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 40 (6.71%) Greenfield Project
2 39 (6.54%) Mobile App
3 32 (5.37%) Virtual Team
4 29 (4.87%) Enterprise Software
5 24 (4.03%) User Experience
6 23 (3.86%) Self-Motivation
7 22 (3.69%) Data Structures
8 18 (3.02%) Management Information System
9 16 (2.68%) NHS
10 14 (2.35%) Client/Server
10 14 (2.35%) Data Centre
11 12 (2.01%) Algorithms
12 10 (1.68%) Replication
13 7 (1.17%) Reference Data
14 5 (0.84%) Clustering
14 5 (0.84%) Legacy Code
15 4 (0.67%) Cloud Native
15 4 (0.67%) Data Protection Act
15 4 (0.67%) IoT
15 4 (0.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 107 (17.95%) Windows
2 78 (13.09%) Windows Server
3 25 (4.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (3.69%) Linux
5 16 (2.68%) Windows 10
5 16 (2.68%) Windows Server 2019
6 14 (2.35%) Unix
7 8 (1.34%) Windows Server 2016
8 7 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (1.17%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.34%) Amazon Linux
10 2 (0.34%) Solaris
10 2 (0.34%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (27.01%) Agile
2 150 (25.17%) MVC
3 132 (22.15%) DevOps
4 89 (14.93%) Business Intelligence
5 85 (14.26%) ETL
6 81 (13.59%) Problem-Solving
7 76 (12.75%) Scrum
8 67 (11.24%) OO
9 63 (10.57%) Analytics
10 62 (10.40%) Microservices
11 53 (8.89%) CI/CD
11 53 (8.89%) Data Modelling
11 53 (8.89%) OOP
12 48 (8.05%) Mentoring
13 44 (7.38%) SDLC
14 41 (6.88%) SOA
14 41 (6.88%) TDD
15 39 (6.54%) Test Automation
16 38 (6.38%) Web Development
17 37 (6.21%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 327 (54.87%) SQL
2 257 (43.12%) C#
3 175 (29.36%) JavaScript
4 152 (25.50%) T-SQL
5 51 (8.56%) PHP
5 51 (8.56%) PowerShell
6 42 (7.05%) Python
7 37 (6.21%) Java
8 28 (4.70%) VB.NET
9 26 (4.36%) VBA
10 22 (3.69%) TypeScript
11 20 (3.36%) VB
12 19 (3.19%) PL/SQL
13 14 (2.35%) Shell Script
13 14 (2.35%) VBScript
14 12 (2.01%) ES6
15 10 (1.68%) Bash
16 9 (1.51%) R
17 8 (1.34%) Scala
17 8 (1.34%) XPath
Qualifications
1 60 (10.07%) Degree
2 25 (4.19%) Computer Science Degree
3 21 (3.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (2.35%) CCNA
4 14 (2.35%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (2.35%) MCSE
5 13 (2.18%) CCNP
5 13 (2.18%) MCSA
6 12 (2.01%) DBS Check
7 9 (1.51%) ISEB
8 7 (1.17%) SC Cleared
8 7 (1.17%) Security Cleared
9 6 (1.01%) ISTQB
9 6 (1.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (0.67%) AWS Certification
11 3 (0.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.34%) HNC
12 2 (0.34%) OCA
12 2 (0.34%) OCP
12 2 (0.34%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (4.87%) QA
2 18 (3.02%) Data Quality
3 11 (1.85%) PCI DSS
3 11 (1.85%) SLA
4 10 (1.68%) Accessibility
5 6 (1.01%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.67%) NCSC
7 3 (0.50%) GDPR
7 3 (0.50%) WAI
7 3 (0.50%) WCAG
8 1 (0.17%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 51 (8.56%) Docker
2 43 (7.21%) Active Directory
3 26 (4.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (2.85%) Hyper-V
5 9 (1.51%) Terminal Services
6 8 (1.34%) vSphere
7 7 (1.17%) Oracle RAC
8 5 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (0.67%) XenApp
10 2 (0.34%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 2 (0.34%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 2 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.34%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 22 (3.69%) Kubernetes
2 20 (3.36%) Terraform
3 13 (2.18%) NetBackup
4 8 (1.34%) Rancher
5 5 (0.84%) SCCM
6 4 (0.67%) Backup Exec
6 4 (0.67%) Microsoft Intune
6 4 (0.67%) Puppet
6 4 (0.67%) WSUS
7 2 (0.34%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 2 (0.34%) Ansible
7 2 (0.34%) FortiGate
7 2 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.34%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.17%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 296 (49.66%) Microsoft
2 66 (11.07%) Oracle
3 29 (4.87%) VMware
4 22 (3.69%) Cisco
5 19 (3.19%) NEC
5 19 (3.19%) Northgate
6 18 (3.02%) Citrix
7 17 (2.85%) Veeam
8 13 (2.18%) Infragistics
8 13 (2.18%) SAP
8 13 (2.18%) Veritas
9 8 (1.34%) Red Hat
9 8 (1.34%) Sage
10 7 (1.17%) Alteryx
10 7 (1.17%) ANSYS
10 7 (1.17%) Bloomberg
11 6 (1.01%) Cognos
12 5 (0.84%) Dell
12 5 (0.84%) RedGate
12 5 (0.84%) Sophos