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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 6 6
Rank change year-on-year -2 0  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 957 1226 1419
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 17.76% 18.80% 18.89%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 53.34% 56.16% 59.65%
Number of salaries quoted 864 1010 1243
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1794 2183 2379
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 33.28% 33.48% 31.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1563 1798 2015
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire citing SQL Server as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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 3 months to 28 March 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 3 months to 28 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
West Yorkshire -2 676 £40,000 - 73
North Yorkshire -2 152 £40,000 -5.88% 22
South Yorkshire 0 89 £35,000 -12.50% 18
East Yorkshire -1 29 £35,000 - 10
SQL Server
England

SQL Server
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 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.

1 979 (52.35%) .NET
2 960 (51.34%) C#
3 934 (49.95%) SQL
4 732 (39.14%) Microsoft
5 626 (33.48%) ASP.NET
6 571 (30.53%) MVC
6 571 (30.53%) Agile Software Development
7 474 (25.35%) JavaScript
8 444 (23.74%) HTML
9 431 (23.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 397 (21.23%) Windows
11 385 (20.59%) CSS
12 383 (20.48%) MS Excel
13 370 (19.79%) T-SQL
14 341 (18.24%) ASP.NET MVC
15 338 (18.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 312 (16.68%) .NET Framework
17 293 (15.67%) SQL Server 2012
18 292 (15.61%) Business Intelligence
19 285 (15.24%) Finance
20 279 (14.92%) SQL Server 2008
21 253 (13.53%) Web Services
22 247 (13.21%) Scrum
23 243 (12.99%) Windows Server
24 239 (12.78%) Software Engineering
25 235 (12.57%) WCF
26 233 (12.46%) Oracle
27 228 (12.19%) jQuery
28 227 (12.14%) IIS
28 227 (12.14%) Data Warehouse

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
1 227 (12.14%) IIS
2 133 (7.11%) MS Exchange
3 125 (6.68%) SharePoint
4 64 (3.42%) Exchange Server 2010
5 61 (3.26%) CMS
6 45 (2.41%) Tomcat
7 39 (2.09%) Umbraco
8 34 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
9 30 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2013
10 27 (1.44%) WebLogic
11 20 (1.07%) JBoss
12 19 (1.02%) Apache
13 18 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2003
14 17 (0.91%) Sitecore CMS
14 17 (0.91%) Skype for Business
15 15 (0.80%) EPiServer
15 15 (0.80%) SAS
15 15 (0.80%) WebSphere
16 14 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
16 14 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 383 (20.48%) MS Excel
2 84 (4.49%) MS Office
3 14 (0.75%) InfoPath
4 12 (0.64%) MS Visio
5 11 (0.59%) SPSS
6 4 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.16%) InDesign
7 3 (0.16%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 22 (1.18%) Oracle EBS
2 19 (1.02%) Visualfiles
3 12 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
4 11 (0.59%) Oracle Applications
5 8 (0.43%) Epicor Tropos
6 7 (0.37%) Oracle 11i
6 7 (0.37%) Oracle EBS R12
6 7 (0.37%) Oracle ERP
7 6 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
8 4 (0.21%) Maximo
9 2 (0.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 2 (0.11%) Cognos TM1
9 2 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.11%) SDL Web 8
9 2 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
10 1 (0.053%) Dynamics GP
10 1 (0.053%) Infor CRM
10 1 (0.053%) Magento
10 1 (0.053%) StreamServe
10 1 (0.053%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 177 (9.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 56 (2.99%) Office 365
3 43 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
4 27 (1.44%) SaaS
5 8 (0.43%) PaaS
6 3 (0.16%) GitHub
6 3 (0.16%) Google Play
7 2 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.053%) Firebase
8 1 (0.053%) Force.com
8 1 (0.053%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.053%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 93 (4.97%) SAN
2 60 (3.21%) LAN
3 58 (3.10%) WAN
4 56 (2.99%) DNS
5 47 (2.51%) Firewall
6 43 (2.30%) DHCP
7 41 (2.19%) Internet
8 39 (2.09%) NAS
9 35 (1.87%) VPN
10 23 (1.23%) TCP/IP
11 18 (0.96%) VoIP
12 15 (0.80%) HTTP
13 11 (0.59%) ISDN
13 11 (0.59%) Remote Desktop
14 9 (0.48%) SSL
14 9 (0.48%) Wireless
15 8 (0.43%) FTP
15 8 (0.43%) SMTP
16 7 (0.37%) HTTPS
16 7 (0.37%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 431 (23.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 338 (18.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 293 (15.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 279 (14.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 227 (12.14%) Data Warehouse
6 208 (11.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 191 (10.21%) SQL Server 2014
8 154 (8.24%) SQL Server 2005
9 111 (5.94%) Relational Database
10 98 (5.24%) MySQL
11 70 (3.74%) NoSQL
12 60 (3.21%) Oracle Database
12 60 (3.21%) RDBMS
13 57 (3.05%) SQL Server 2016
14 46 (2.46%) Power BI
15 43 (2.30%) BusinessObjects
16 41 (2.19%) QlikView
17 39 (2.09%) Big Data
18 29 (1.55%) MongoDB
19 21 (1.12%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 205 (10.96%) Visual Studio
2 153 (8.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 90 (4.81%) Git (software)
4 33 (1.76%) Octopus Deploy
5 26 (1.39%) Moq
6 25 (1.34%) JUnit
7 24 (1.28%) Jasmine
7 24 (1.28%) JMeter
8 23 (1.23%) Subversion
9 22 (1.18%) Selenium
10 20 (1.07%) JIRA
11 17 (0.91%) NuGet
12 15 (0.80%) SpecFlow
13 14 (0.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 12 (0.64%) Jenkins
14 12 (0.64%) NetBeans
14 12 (0.64%) TeamCity
15 10 (0.53%) Eclipse
16 9 (0.48%) NUnit
16 9 (0.48%) TestComplete
General
1 285 (15.24%) Finance
2 84 (4.49%) Retail
3 69 (3.69%) Manufacturing
4 53 (2.83%) Marketing
5 36 (1.93%) Legal
6 28 (1.50%) Telecoms
7 24 (1.28%) Music Industry
8 22 (1.18%) Law
9 19 (1.02%) Games
10 14 (0.75%) Electronics
10 14 (0.75%) Military
11 11 (0.59%) Advertising
12 9 (0.48%) Back Office
13 7 (0.37%) Banking
14 6 (0.32%) Local Government
15 1 (0.053%) Automotive
15 1 (0.053%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.053%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1030 (55.08%) Developer
2 582 (31.12%) .NET Developer
3 396 (21.18%) C# Developer
4 314 (16.79%) C# .NET Developer
5 228 (12.19%) Analyst
6 213 (11.39%) SQL Developer
7 185 (9.89%) ASP.NET Developer
8 180 (9.63%) Software Developer
9 158 (8.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 154 (8.24%) Senior Developer
11 143 (7.65%) C# Software Developer
12 139 (7.43%) DBA
13 127 (6.79%) .NET Software Developer
14 116 (6.20%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 114 (6.10%) Software Engineer
16 109 (5.83%) SQL DBA
17 99 (5.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
18 95 (5.08%) SQL Analyst
19 92 (4.92%) Support Analyst
20 84 (4.49%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 979 (52.35%) .NET
2 626 (33.48%) ASP.NET
3 444 (23.74%) HTML
4 385 (20.59%) CSS
5 341 (18.24%) ASP.NET MVC
6 312 (16.68%) .NET Framework
7 253 (13.53%) Web Services
8 235 (12.57%) WCF
9 228 (12.19%) jQuery
10 204 (10.91%) AngularJS
11 176 (9.41%) ASP.NET Web API
12 171 (9.14%) XML
13 164 (8.77%) Entity Framework
14 151 (8.07%) HTML5
15 122 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 122 (6.52%) WinForms
16 108 (5.78%) KnockoutJS
17 106 (5.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 95 (5.08%) WPF
19 82 (4.39%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 127 (6.79%) Analytical Skills
2 59 (3.16%) Clustering
3 50 (2.67%) Computer Science
4 49 (2.62%) Management Information System
4 49 (2.62%) Replication
5 45 (2.41%) Data Centre
6 39 (2.09%) Enterprise Software
7 34 (1.82%) Mobile App
8 31 (1.66%) User Experience
9 24 (1.28%) Streaming Music
10 23 (1.23%) iPad
11 19 (1.02%) N-Tier
12 18 (0.96%) Fintech
13 16 (0.86%) e-Learning
14 15 (0.80%) NHS
15 12 (0.64%) HP Storage
16 9 (0.48%) Client/Server
16 9 (0.48%) Driving Licence
16 9 (0.48%) HP StoreVirtual
16 9 (0.48%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 397 (21.23%) Windows
2 243 (12.99%) Windows Server
3 143 (7.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 126 (6.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 91 (4.87%) Linux
6 84 (4.49%) Unix
7 78 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 38 (2.03%) Windows 7
9 21 (1.12%) Android
10 14 (0.75%) Windows XP
11 13 (0.70%) Apple iOS
12 9 (0.48%) HPUX
12 9 (0.48%) Windows Phone
12 9 (0.48%) Windows Phone 8
13 5 (0.27%) Solaris
13 5 (0.27%) Windows 2000
14 4 (0.21%) Windows 10
15 2 (0.11%) Windows 8
16 1 (0.053%) AIX
16 1 (0.053%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 571 (30.53%) Agile Software Development
1 571 (30.53%) MVC
2 292 (15.61%) Business Intelligence
3 247 (13.21%) Scrum
4 239 (12.78%) Software Engineering
5 209 (11.18%) TDD
6 161 (8.61%) ETL
7 151 (8.07%) Web Development
8 136 (7.27%) SDLC
9 125 (6.68%) Data Modelling
10 103 (5.51%) BDD
11 102 (5.45%) Analytics
12 98 (5.24%) ITIL
13 97 (5.19%) Web Application Development
14 94 (5.03%) Performance Tuning
15 82 (4.39%) OO
16 78 (4.17%) Migration
17 77 (4.12%) Project Management
18 71 (3.80%) E-Commerce
19 70 (3.74%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 960 (51.34%) C#
2 934 (49.95%) SQL
3 474 (25.35%) JavaScript
4 370 (19.79%) T-SQL
5 130 (6.95%) Java
6 129 (6.90%) VB.NET
7 111 (5.94%) PowerShell
8 69 (3.69%) VB
9 49 (2.62%) Ruby
10 43 (2.30%) VBA
11 34 (1.82%) Python
12 33 (1.76%) PHP
13 32 (1.71%) PL/SQL
14 24 (1.28%) XPath
15 23 (1.23%) VB6
16 16 (0.86%) C++
17 15 (0.80%) VBScript
18 13 (0.70%) Objective-C
18 13 (0.70%) TypeScript
19 11 (0.59%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 178 (9.52%) Degree
2 112 (5.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 47 (2.51%) MCSE
4 32 (1.71%) Security Cleared
5 27 (1.44%) MCP
6 20 (1.07%) SC Cleared
7 17 (0.91%) MCITP
8 15 (0.80%) ISTQB
9 14 (0.75%) ISEB
9 14 (0.75%) MCSA
10 13 (0.70%) Oracle Certification
11 12 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
11 12 (0.64%) OCP
12 11 (0.59%) CCNA
12 11 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
12 11 (0.59%) MCTS
13 9 (0.48%) Citrix Certification
13 9 (0.48%) HND
13 9 (0.48%) PMI Certification
14 7 (0.37%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (2.25%) SLA
2 32 (1.71%) Data Quality
3 19 (1.02%) QA
4 8 (0.43%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.32%) HL7
5 6 (0.32%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.27%) DICOM
6 5 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.27%) PMO
7 4 (0.21%) IFRS
7 4 (0.21%) IFRS 9
7 4 (0.21%) SNOMED CT
8 2 (0.11%) WCAG
9 1 (0.053%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.053%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.053%) UCITS
System Software
1 180 (9.63%) Active Directory
2 117 (6.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (2.89%) vSphere
4 52 (2.78%) Hyper-V
5 46 (2.46%) XenApp
6 37 (1.98%) VMware ESXi
7 19 (1.02%) VMware ESX
8 15 (0.80%) XenServer
9 14 (0.75%) Oracle RAC
10 10 (0.53%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 9 (0.48%) XenDesktop
12 7 (0.37%) KVM
12 7 (0.37%) Terminal Server
12 7 (0.37%) Xen
13 5 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
14 4 (0.21%) Docker
14 4 (0.21%) Terminal Services
15 2 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
15 2 (0.11%) VMware Workstation
16 1 (0.053%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 49 (2.62%) SCCM
2 33 (1.76%) SCOM
3 15 (0.80%) Puppet
4 11 (0.59%) Data Guard
4 11 (0.59%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 11 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (0.59%) Oracle RMAN
5 7 (0.37%) Failover Clustering
5 7 (0.37%) WSUS
6 6 (0.32%) DameWare
6 6 (0.32%) Perfmon
6 6 (0.32%) Tivoli
6 6 (0.32%) vMotion
7 5 (0.27%) Ansible
7 5 (0.27%) Nagios
7 5 (0.27%) Norton AntiVirus
7 5 (0.27%) OpenView
7 5 (0.27%) Opsview
7 5 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 5 (0.27%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 732 (39.14%) Microsoft
2 233 (12.46%) Oracle
3 172 (9.20%) VMware
4 87 (4.65%) Citrix
5 45 (2.41%) Cisco
6 38 (2.03%) HP
7 37 (1.98%) Tableau
8 36 (1.93%) NetApp
9 28 (1.50%) SAP
10 24 (1.28%) Sitecore
11 21 (1.12%) IBM
12 20 (1.07%) LexisNexis
13 19 (1.02%) Dell Compellent
14 18 (0.96%) EMC
15 17 (0.91%) Civica
16 16 (0.86%) Veeam
17 14 (0.75%) CheckPoint
17 14 (0.75%) CommVault
18 13 (0.70%) Nimble Storage
19 11 (0.59%) Splunk
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 36 minutes ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £33000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 1 hour ago
York, North Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
JM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
JM
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus,
Posted: 15 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Recann
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Dewsbury, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Staff Finda ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum bonus, benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Catterick Garrison, North Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum £35,000 - £40,000 + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago