Period
to 21 July 2017

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

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 8 5
Rank change year-on-year -1 -3 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 1824 2187 3022
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 17.08% 18.34% 21.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 51.70% 58.35% 63.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1657 1901 2741
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £26,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £53,000 £53,750 £53,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%

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

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 3528 3748 4769
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 33.04% 31.43% 33.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3062 3116 4058
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.27% +5.33%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Yorkshire

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for SQL Server in Yorkshire

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

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 21 July 2017. 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
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -1 1273 £40,000 +2.56% 83
North Yorkshire -3 253 £40,000 -5.88% 17
South Yorkshire +4 174 £35,000 -6.67% 13
East Yorkshire +1 100 £35,000 - 8
SQL Server
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 983 (53.89%) SQL
2 898 (49.23%) .NET
3 876 (48.03%) C#
4 708 (38.82%) Microsoft
5 584 (32.02%) Agile Software Development
6 567 (31.09%) ASP.NET
7 550 (30.15%) MVC
8 479 (26.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 408 (22.37%) T-SQL
10 405 (22.20%) JavaScript
11 394 (21.60%) Windows
12 368 (20.18%) HTML
12 368 (20.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 356 (19.52%) Business Intelligence
14 348 (19.08%) ASP.NET MVC
15 310 (17.00%) Data Warehouse
16 306 (16.78%) CSS
17 292 (16.01%) Finance
18 281 (15.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 280 (15.35%) .NET Framework
20 265 (14.53%) TDD
21 249 (13.65%) Web Services
22 248 (13.60%) Scrum
23 241 (13.21%) Oracle
24 238 (13.05%) Microsoft Azure
25 229 (12.55%) SQL Server 2008
26 211 (11.57%) jQuery
27 210 (11.51%) Degree
27 210 (11.51%) Windows Server
28 207 (11.35%) Visual Studio

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
1 177 (9.70%) IIS
2 117 (6.41%) SharePoint
3 84 (4.61%) MS Exchange
4 49 (2.69%) CMS
5 40 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2010
6 37 (2.03%) Tomcat
7 31 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2007
8 27 (1.48%) Apache
9 24 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
10 23 (1.26%) SAS
11 19 (1.04%) JBoss
12 18 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
13 16 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
14 15 (0.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 15 (0.82%) WebSphere
15 14 (0.77%) WebLogic
16 13 (0.71%) Apache Spark
17 12 (0.66%) Umbraco
18 10 (0.55%) SharePoint Server
18 10 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 65 (3.56%) Microsoft Office
2 61 (3.34%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (0.66%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.49%) SPSS
5 5 (0.27%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.055%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.055%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.055%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.55%) Oracle ERP
3 9 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.22%) Oracle 11i
5 4 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.16%) Maximo
6 3 (0.16%) Visualfiles
7 2 (0.11%) Cognos TM1
7 2 (0.11%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.055%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.055%) Infor M3
8 1 (0.055%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.055%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.055%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 238 (13.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 53 (2.91%) Office 365
3 52 (2.85%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (0.88%) SaaS
5 10 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (0.38%) PaaS
7 4 (0.22%) Force.com
8 3 (0.16%) GitHub
9 2 (0.11%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
9 2 (0.11%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (0.11%) Firebase
10 1 (0.055%) Bluemix
10 1 (0.055%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.055%) Google Compute Engine
10 1 (0.055%) IaaS
10 1 (0.055%) IBM Cloud
10 1 (0.055%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 65 (3.56%) SAN
2 59 (3.23%) Firewall
3 53 (2.91%) VPN
4 46 (2.52%) DNS
5 45 (2.47%) LAN
6 43 (2.36%) WAN
7 42 (2.30%) DHCP
7 42 (2.30%) Internet
8 27 (1.48%) TCP/IP
9 24 (1.32%) VoIP
10 21 (1.15%) WebEx
11 20 (1.10%) NAS
12 14 (0.77%) HTTP
13 13 (0.71%) FTP
13 13 (0.71%) SSL
13 13 (0.71%) VLAN
14 11 (0.60%) SMTP
14 11 (0.60%) Wireless
15 8 (0.44%) HTTPS
15 8 (0.44%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 479 (26.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 368 (20.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 310 (17.00%) Data Warehouse
4 281 (15.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 229 (12.55%) SQL Server 2008
6 203 (11.13%) SQL Server 2012
7 146 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 145 (7.95%) SQL Server 2014
9 122 (6.69%) SQL Server 2016
10 116 (6.36%) MySQL
11 92 (5.04%) Power BI
12 74 (4.06%) Relational Database
13 72 (3.95%) Oracle Database
14 53 (2.91%) Big Data
15 42 (2.30%) NoSQL
16 36 (1.97%) MongoDB
17 33 (1.81%) MS Access
18 32 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
19 30 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
20 29 (1.59%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 207 (11.35%) Visual Studio
2 108 (5.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 100 (5.48%) Git (software)
4 59 (3.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 57 (3.13%) Subversion
6 51 (2.80%) Octopus Deploy
7 34 (1.86%) Jenkins
8 33 (1.81%) JIRA
9 31 (1.70%) Selenium
9 31 (1.70%) SpecFlow
10 24 (1.32%) TeamCity
11 20 (1.10%) JUnit
12 18 (0.99%) NUnit
13 17 (0.93%) Protractor
14 16 (0.88%) JMeter
15 15 (0.82%) gulp
16 14 (0.77%) SoapUI
17 13 (0.71%) Bower
17 13 (0.71%) Grunt
18 11 (0.60%) Jasmine
General
1 292 (16.01%) Finance
2 65 (3.56%) Retail
3 52 (2.85%) Marketing
4 46 (2.52%) Manufacturing
5 35 (1.92%) Advertising
6 26 (1.43%) Games
6 26 (1.43%) Legal
7 18 (0.99%) Telecoms
8 17 (0.93%) Music Industry
9 9 (0.49%) Banking
10 8 (0.44%) Law
11 7 (0.38%) Local Government
12 5 (0.27%) Publishing
13 4 (0.22%) Back Office
14 3 (0.16%) Automotive
15 2 (0.11%) Electronics
16 1 (0.055%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.055%) Investment Banking
16 1 (0.055%) Military
16 1 (0.055%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 991 (54.33%) Developer
2 522 (28.62%) .NET Developer
3 331 (18.15%) C# Developer
4 280 (15.35%) C# .NET Developer
5 204 (11.18%) Analyst
6 198 (10.86%) Senior Developer
7 193 (10.58%) SQL Developer
8 171 (9.38%) ASP.NET Developer
9 161 (8.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 155 (8.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 148 (8.11%) DBA
11 148 (8.11%) Software Developer
12 121 (6.63%) SQL DBA
13 114 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 104 (5.70%) Administrator
15 102 (5.59%) C# Software Developer
16 91 (4.99%) .NET Software Developer
16 91 (4.99%) Senior .NET Developer
17 89 (4.88%) SSIS Developer
18 67 (3.67%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 898 (49.23%) .NET
2 567 (31.09%) ASP.NET
3 368 (20.18%) HTML
4 348 (19.08%) ASP.NET MVC
5 306 (16.78%) CSS
6 280 (15.35%) .NET Framework
7 249 (13.65%) Web Services
8 211 (11.57%) jQuery
9 206 (11.29%) AngularJS
10 195 (10.69%) WCF
11 193 (10.58%) ASP.NET Web API
12 142 (7.79%) XML
13 139 (7.62%) Entity Framework
14 129 (7.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 121 (6.63%) HTML5
16 100 (5.48%) WinForms
17 90 (4.93%) WPF
18 89 (4.88%) SOAP
19 84 (4.61%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 74 (4.06%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 140 (7.68%) Analytical Skills
2 90 (4.93%) Greenfield Project
3 74 (4.06%) Computer Science
4 70 (3.84%) Management Information System
5 53 (2.91%) Replication
6 50 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
7 43 (2.36%) NHS
8 40 (2.19%) Fintech
9 31 (1.70%) Clustering
10 30 (1.64%) Data Centre
11 25 (1.37%) Mobile App
12 20 (1.10%) iPad
12 20 (1.10%) User Experience
13 14 (0.77%) Data Structures
14 12 (0.66%) N-Tier
14 12 (0.66%) Streaming Music
15 11 (0.60%) HP Storage
16 7 (0.38%) Social Media
17 6 (0.33%) Client/Server
17 6 (0.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 394 (21.60%) Windows
2 210 (11.51%) Windows Server
3 130 (7.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 129 (7.07%) Linux
4 129 (7.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 78 (4.28%) Windows Server 2003
6 55 (3.02%) Unix
7 44 (2.41%) Windows XP
8 27 (1.48%) Windows 7
9 21 (1.15%) Android
10 18 (0.99%) Apple iOS
10 18 (0.99%) Windows 10
11 14 (0.77%) Windows 8
12 9 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (0.27%) Windows 2000
13 5 (0.27%) Windows Phone
13 5 (0.27%) Windows Phone 8
14 2 (0.11%) Debian
14 2 (0.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 584 (32.02%) Agile Software Development
2 550 (30.15%) MVC
3 356 (19.52%) Business Intelligence
4 265 (14.53%) TDD
5 248 (13.60%) Scrum
6 183 (10.03%) Software Engineering
7 181 (9.92%) SDLC
8 178 (9.76%) ETL
9 133 (7.29%) Web Development
10 121 (6.63%) BDD
11 116 (6.36%) Data Modelling
11 116 (6.36%) Mentoring
12 99 (5.43%) Continuous Integration
13 93 (5.10%) ITIL
14 92 (5.04%) Project Management
15 88 (4.82%) Web Application Development
16 81 (4.44%) Performance Tuning
17 79 (4.33%) E-Commerce
18 76 (4.17%) High Availability
19 75 (4.11%) OO
Programming Languages
1 983 (53.89%) SQL
2 876 (48.03%) C#
3 408 (22.37%) T-SQL
4 405 (22.20%) JavaScript
5 163 (8.94%) Java
6 108 (5.92%) PowerShell
7 81 (4.44%) VB
8 79 (4.33%) VB.NET
9 64 (3.51%) Python
10 54 (2.96%) VBA
11 47 (2.58%) Ruby
12 46 (2.52%) PL/SQL
13 40 (2.19%) PHP
14 24 (1.32%) C++
15 16 (0.88%) TypeScript
15 16 (0.88%) VB6
16 15 (0.82%) VBScript
17 10 (0.55%) Bash Shell
17 10 (0.55%) C
18 7 (0.38%) R
Qualifications
1 210 (11.51%) Degree
2 51 (2.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 44 (2.41%) Computer Science Degree
4 43 (2.36%) MCSE
5 39 (2.14%) MCP
6 37 (2.03%) MCSA
7 18 (0.99%) Numerate Degree
8 17 (0.93%) HND
8 17 (0.93%) Security Cleared
9 15 (0.82%) ISEB
9 15 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
10 14 (0.77%) GNVQ
11 13 (0.71%) ISTQB
12 12 (0.66%) SC Cleared
13 6 (0.33%) CCNA
13 6 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
14 5 (0.27%) DBS Check
15 3 (0.16%) CCNP
15 3 (0.16%) OCP
15 3 (0.16%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (2.80%) SLA
2 45 (2.47%) Data Quality
3 17 (0.93%) QA
4 15 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 13 (0.71%) ISO 9001
6 8 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.27%) WCAG
8 3 (0.16%) Cyber Essentials
8 3 (0.16%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.11%) DICOM
9 2 (0.11%) HL7
9 2 (0.11%) SNOMED CT
10 1 (0.055%) PMO
System Software
1 160 (8.77%) Active Directory
2 112 (6.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 90 (4.93%) Hyper-V
4 48 (2.63%) vSphere
5 44 (2.41%) VMware ESXi
6 34 (1.86%) XenApp
7 26 (1.43%) Docker
8 11 (0.60%) XenServer
9 9 (0.49%) KVM
9 9 (0.49%) Terminal Server
9 9 (0.49%) Virtual Servers
10 8 (0.44%) XenDesktop
11 6 (0.33%) Terminal Services
12 5 (0.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 4 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
14 3 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
14 3 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
14 3 (0.16%) Xen
15 1 (0.055%) Virtual Desktop
15 1 (0.055%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 28 (1.54%) Puppet
2 26 (1.43%) SCCM
3 21 (1.15%) DameWare
3 21 (1.15%) Perfmon
4 19 (1.04%) Failover Clustering
4 19 (1.04%) SCOM
5 12 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (0.60%) Ansible
7 8 (0.44%) Grafana
7 8 (0.44%) Norton AntiVirus
7 8 (0.44%) WSUS
8 7 (0.38%) vCenter Server
8 7 (0.38%) ZENworks
9 6 (0.33%) Capistrano
9 6 (0.33%) LiteSpeed
9 6 (0.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 6 (0.33%) Nagios
9 6 (0.33%) Opsview
9 6 (0.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 6 (0.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 708 (38.82%) Microsoft
2 241 (13.21%) Oracle
3 144 (7.89%) VMware
4 66 (3.62%) Citrix
5 51 (2.80%) Cisco
6 37 (2.03%) NetApp
7 34 (1.86%) HP
8 32 (1.75%) Tableau
9 31 (1.70%) IBM
10 28 (1.54%) SAP
11 23 (1.26%) Xamarin
12 19 (1.04%) CommVault
12 19 (1.04%) Dell Compellent
12 19 (1.04%) Veeam
13 15 (0.82%) Civica
14 13 (0.71%) EMC
14 13 (0.71%) Facebook
14 13 (0.71%) Google
15 12 (0.66%) Apple
15 12 (0.66%) Red Hat
York, North Yorkshire
Work with York
Salary: Up to £45 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Work with York
Salary: Up to £45 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bingley, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 28 minutes ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 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
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £48,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + On-site gym, 12% pension, 10% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Ossett, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Pension
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum plus amazing benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Good Benefits + Flexi
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: Up to £46,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary £40k-£45k
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + WFH + 25 Days
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £34,000 to £38,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago