Period
to 27 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 27 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 8 5
Rank change year-on-year +1 -3 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 1811 2178 3003
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 17.17% 18.38% 21.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 51.79% 58.55% 63.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1641 1893 2718
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.27% +3.95% +4.48%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £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 3497 3720 4741
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 33.16% 31.40% 33.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3035 3086 4034
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 27 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 27 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 0 1268 £40,000 +2.56% 79
North Yorkshire -3 250 £40,000 -5.88% 18
South Yorkshire +4 170 £35,000 -6.67% 13
East Yorkshire -1 100 £35,000 - 9
SQL Server
England

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 982 (54.22%) SQL
2 885 (48.87%) .NET
3 863 (47.65%) C#
4 711 (39.26%) Microsoft
5 583 (32.19%) Agile Software Development
6 560 (30.92%) ASP.NET
7 544 (30.04%) MVC
8 486 (26.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 410 (22.64%) T-SQL
10 406 (22.42%) JavaScript
11 382 (21.09%) Windows
12 367 (20.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 358 (19.77%) HTML
14 355 (19.60%) Business Intelligence
15 344 (19.00%) ASP.NET MVC
16 313 (17.28%) Data Warehouse
17 300 (16.57%) CSS
18 292 (16.12%) Finance
19 289 (15.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 276 (15.24%) .NET Framework
21 264 (14.58%) TDD
22 250 (13.80%) Scrum
23 246 (13.58%) Web Services
24 240 (13.25%) Oracle
25 235 (12.98%) Microsoft Azure
26 229 (12.64%) SQL Server 2008
27 209 (11.54%) Degree
28 208 (11.49%) jQuery
29 207 (11.43%) AngularJS
30 204 (11.26%) Windows Server

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
1 168 (9.28%) IIS
2 108 (5.96%) SharePoint
3 79 (4.36%) MS Exchange
4 46 (2.54%) CMS
5 40 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2010
6 37 (2.04%) Tomcat
7 30 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2007
8 26 (1.44%) Apache
9 23 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
9 23 (1.27%) SAS
10 19 (1.05%) JBoss
11 17 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
12 16 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
12 16 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 15 (0.83%) WebSphere
14 14 (0.77%) Apache Spark
15 13 (0.72%) WebLogic
16 9 (0.50%) Jetty
16 9 (0.50%) SharePoint Server
16 9 (0.50%) Umbraco
Applications
1 60 (3.31%) Microsoft Excel
1 60 (3.31%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (0.66%) MS Visio
3 8 (0.44%) SPSS
4 5 (0.28%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.055%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.055%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.055%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.55%) Oracle ERP
3 9 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.22%) Oracle 11i
5 4 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.17%) Maximo
6 3 (0.17%) Visualfiles
7 2 (0.11%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.055%) Infor M3
8 1 (0.055%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 235 (12.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 55 (3.04%) Amazon AWS
3 51 (2.82%) Office 365
4 17 (0.94%) SaaS
5 10 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (0.44%) PaaS
7 4 (0.22%) Force.com
8 3 (0.17%) GitHub
9 2 (0.11%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
9 2 (0.11%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (0.11%) Firebase
9 2 (0.11%) IaaS
10 1 (0.055%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.055%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.055%) Bluemix
10 1 (0.055%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.055%) Google Compute Engine
10 1 (0.055%) IBM Cloud
10 1 (0.055%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.055%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 63 (3.48%) SAN
2 58 (3.20%) Firewall
3 53 (2.93%) VPN
4 45 (2.48%) DNS
4 45 (2.48%) Internet
5 44 (2.43%) LAN
6 42 (2.32%) DHCP
6 42 (2.32%) WAN
7 28 (1.55%) TCP/IP
8 24 (1.33%) VoIP
9 20 (1.10%) NAS
9 20 (1.10%) WebEx
10 14 (0.77%) HTTP
11 13 (0.72%) FTP
11 13 (0.72%) SSL
11 13 (0.72%) VLAN
12 11 (0.61%) SMTP
12 11 (0.61%) Wireless
13 8 (0.44%) HTTPS
13 8 (0.44%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 486 (26.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 367 (20.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 313 (17.28%) Data Warehouse
4 289 (15.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 229 (12.64%) SQL Server 2008
6 194 (10.71%) SQL Server 2012
7 147 (8.12%) SQL Server 2005
8 144 (7.95%) SQL Server 2014
9 120 (6.63%) SQL Server 2016
10 119 (6.57%) MySQL
11 93 (5.14%) Power BI
12 73 (4.03%) Relational Database
13 70 (3.87%) Oracle Database
14 53 (2.93%) Big Data
15 44 (2.43%) NoSQL
16 34 (1.88%) MongoDB
16 34 (1.88%) PostgreSQL
17 33 (1.82%) MS Access
18 29 (1.60%) BusinessObjects
19 27 (1.49%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 203 (11.21%) Visual Studio
2 113 (6.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 101 (5.58%) Git (software)
4 62 (3.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 56 (3.09%) Subversion
6 55 (3.04%) Octopus Deploy
7 34 (1.88%) Jenkins
7 34 (1.88%) JIRA
7 34 (1.88%) SpecFlow
8 32 (1.77%) Selenium
9 23 (1.27%) TeamCity
10 19 (1.05%) JUnit
10 19 (1.05%) NUnit
11 17 (0.94%) Protractor
12 16 (0.88%) JMeter
13 15 (0.83%) gulp
13 15 (0.83%) SoapUI
14 13 (0.72%) Bower
14 13 (0.72%) Grunt
15 12 (0.66%) MSTest
General
1 292 (16.12%) Finance
2 63 (3.48%) Retail
3 53 (2.93%) Marketing
4 44 (2.43%) Manufacturing
5 35 (1.93%) Advertising
6 27 (1.49%) Games
7 25 (1.38%) Legal
8 18 (0.99%) Telecoms
9 17 (0.94%) Music Industry
10 9 (0.50%) Banking
11 8 (0.44%) Law
12 6 (0.33%) Local Government
13 5 (0.28%) Publishing
14 4 (0.22%) Back Office
15 3 (0.17%) Automotive
16 2 (0.11%) Electronics
17 1 (0.055%) Financial Institution
17 1 (0.055%) Investment Banking
17 1 (0.055%) Military
17 1 (0.055%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 983 (54.28%) Developer
2 511 (28.22%) .NET Developer
3 318 (17.56%) C# Developer
4 267 (14.74%) C# .NET Developer
5 199 (10.99%) Analyst
6 197 (10.88%) Senior Developer
7 185 (10.22%) SQL Developer
8 159 (8.78%) ASP.NET Developer
9 156 (8.61%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 150 (8.28%) DBA
11 149 (8.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 149 (8.23%) Software Developer
12 121 (6.68%) SQL DBA
13 111 (6.13%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 108 (5.96%) Administrator
15 99 (5.47%) C# Software Developer
16 88 (4.86%) .NET Software Developer
16 88 (4.86%) SSIS Developer
17 87 (4.80%) Senior .NET Developer
18 65 (3.59%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 885 (48.87%) .NET
2 560 (30.92%) ASP.NET
3 358 (19.77%) HTML
4 344 (19.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 300 (16.57%) CSS
6 276 (15.24%) .NET Framework
7 246 (13.58%) Web Services
8 208 (11.49%) jQuery
9 207 (11.43%) AngularJS
10 191 (10.55%) ASP.NET Web API
11 189 (10.44%) WCF
12 138 (7.62%) Entity Framework
13 137 (7.56%) XML
14 132 (7.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 121 (6.68%) HTML5
16 95 (5.25%) WinForms
17 87 (4.80%) SOAP
18 83 (4.58%) WPF
19 79 (4.36%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 71 (3.92%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 137 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
2 90 (4.97%) Greenfield Project
3 73 (4.03%) Computer Science
4 67 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 53 (2.93%) Replication
6 51 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
7 48 (2.65%) NHS
8 39 (2.15%) Fintech
9 32 (1.77%) Data Centre
10 31 (1.71%) Clustering
11 24 (1.33%) Mobile App
12 20 (1.10%) iPad
13 19 (1.05%) User Experience
14 15 (0.83%) Data Structures
15 12 (0.66%) Streaming Music
16 11 (0.61%) HP Storage
16 11 (0.61%) N-Tier
17 7 (0.39%) Social Media
18 6 (0.33%) Client/Server
18 6 (0.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 382 (21.09%) Windows
2 204 (11.26%) Windows Server
3 130 (7.18%) Linux
4 128 (7.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 127 (7.01%) Windows Server 2012
6 77 (4.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 54 (2.98%) Unix
8 44 (2.43%) Windows XP
9 27 (1.49%) Windows 7
10 19 (1.05%) Android
11 18 (0.99%) Windows 10
12 17 (0.94%) Apple iOS
13 15 (0.83%) Windows 8
14 9 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 6 (0.33%) Windows 2000
15 6 (0.33%) Windows Phone
15 6 (0.33%) Windows Phone 8
16 2 (0.11%) Debian
16 2 (0.11%) Ubuntu
17 1 (0.055%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 583 (32.19%) Agile Software Development
2 544 (30.04%) MVC
3 355 (19.60%) Business Intelligence
4 264 (14.58%) TDD
5 250 (13.80%) Scrum
6 181 (9.99%) SDLC
7 179 (9.88%) ETL
7 179 (9.88%) Software Engineering
8 133 (7.34%) Web Development
9 118 (6.52%) BDD
9 118 (6.52%) Data Modelling
10 115 (6.35%) Mentoring
11 102 (5.63%) Continuous Integration
12 89 (4.91%) Project Management
13 88 (4.86%) ITIL
14 86 (4.75%) Web Application Development
15 83 (4.58%) Performance Tuning
16 81 (4.47%) E-Commerce
17 77 (4.25%) High Availability
17 77 (4.25%) OO
Programming Languages
1 982 (54.22%) SQL
2 863 (47.65%) C#
3 410 (22.64%) T-SQL
4 406 (22.42%) JavaScript
5 158 (8.72%) Java
6 113 (6.24%) PowerShell
7 80 (4.42%) VB
8 74 (4.09%) VB.NET
9 70 (3.87%) Python
10 53 (2.93%) VBA
11 49 (2.71%) Ruby
12 46 (2.54%) PL/SQL
13 40 (2.21%) PHP
14 24 (1.33%) C++
15 16 (0.88%) TypeScript
15 16 (0.88%) VB6
16 15 (0.83%) VBScript
17 13 (0.72%) Bash Shell
18 10 (0.55%) C
19 8 (0.44%) Perl
Qualifications
1 209 (11.54%) Degree
2 52 (2.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 45 (2.48%) MCSE
4 44 (2.43%) Computer Science Degree
5 39 (2.15%) MCSA
6 38 (2.10%) MCP
7 16 (0.88%) HND
7 16 (0.88%) ISEB
8 15 (0.83%) Numerate Degree
8 15 (0.83%) Security Cleared
9 14 (0.77%) ISTQB
9 14 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
10 13 (0.72%) GNVQ
11 11 (0.61%) SC Cleared
12 6 (0.33%) CCNA
12 6 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
13 5 (0.28%) DBS Check
14 3 (0.17%) AWS Certification
14 3 (0.17%) CISSP
15 2 (0.11%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (2.65%) SLA
2 43 (2.37%) Data Quality
3 18 (0.99%) QA
4 14 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 12 (0.66%) ISO 9001
6 9 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.28%) WCAG
8 3 (0.17%) Cyber Essentials
8 3 (0.17%) 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
1 152 (8.39%) Active Directory
2 109 (6.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 91 (5.02%) Hyper-V
4 46 (2.54%) vSphere
5 42 (2.32%) VMware ESXi
6 33 (1.82%) XenApp
7 30 (1.66%) Docker
8 12 (0.66%) KVM
9 11 (0.61%) XenServer
10 9 (0.50%) Virtual Servers
11 8 (0.44%) XenDesktop
12 7 (0.39%) Terminal Server
13 5 (0.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 5 (0.28%) Terminal Services
13 5 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
14 3 (0.17%) VMware Workstation
14 3 (0.17%) Xen
15 2 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
16 1 (0.055%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 30 (1.66%) Puppet
2 25 (1.38%) SCCM
3 20 (1.10%) DameWare
3 20 (1.10%) Perfmon
4 19 (1.05%) Failover Clustering
5 16 (0.88%) SCOM
6 12 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (0.61%) Ansible
8 10 (0.55%) Grafana
9 8 (0.44%) Norton AntiVirus
9 8 (0.44%) WSUS
10 7 (0.39%) HAProxy
10 7 (0.39%) LiteSpeed
10 7 (0.39%) vCenter Server
10 7 (0.39%) ZENworks
11 6 (0.33%) Capistrano
11 6 (0.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 6 (0.33%) Nagios
11 6 (0.33%) Opsview
11 6 (0.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 711 (39.26%) Microsoft
2 240 (13.25%) Oracle
3 141 (7.79%) VMware
4 62 (3.42%) Citrix
5 50 (2.76%) Cisco
6 37 (2.04%) NetApp
7 36 (1.99%) HP
8 30 (1.66%) IBM
8 30 (1.66%) Tableau
9 29 (1.60%) SAP
10 24 (1.33%) Xamarin
11 19 (1.05%) Veeam
12 18 (0.99%) CommVault
12 18 (0.99%) Dell Compellent
13 14 (0.77%) EMC
13 14 (0.77%) Splunk
14 13 (0.72%) Civica
14 13 (0.72%) Facebook
15 12 (0.66%) Google
15 12 (0.66%) Red Hat
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Performance Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £48,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Modis International
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum plus amazing benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Bluetownonline
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
North Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Good Benefits + Flexi
Posted: 7 hours ago
Selby, North Yorkshire
Inter-vention UK
Salary: Attractive, with bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary £45k
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Myles Roberts
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £22000 - £60000 per annum + Flexi-time, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago