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 30 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
30 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 7 5
Rank change year-on-year -3 -2  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 929 1069 1444
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 17.31% 18.48% 21.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 51.30% 58.29% 64.26%
Number of salaries quoted 847 911 1270
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,150 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 1811 1834 2247
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 33.75% 31.71% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1570 1493 1918
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 -1 618 £41,000 +6.49% 84
North Yorkshire -3 136 £40,000 -5.88% 15
South Yorkshire 0 94 £35,000 +7.69% 13
East Yorkshire +1 69 £35,000 - 11
SQL Server
England

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 933 (50.79%) .NET
2 916 (49.86%) SQL
3 907 (49.37%) C#
4 695 (37.83%) Microsoft
5 612 (33.32%) ASP.NET
6 576 (31.36%) MVC
7 557 (30.32%) Agile Software Development
8 433 (23.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 411 (22.37%) JavaScript
10 405 (22.05%) Windows
11 400 (21.77%) HTML
12 372 (20.25%) T-SQL
13 366 (19.92%) ASP.NET MVC
14 340 (18.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 337 (18.35%) Business Intelligence
16 336 (18.29%) CSS
17 308 (16.77%) .NET Framework
18 304 (16.55%) Finance
19 285 (15.51%) Data Warehouse
20 251 (13.66%) Web Services
20 251 (13.66%) TDD
21 245 (13.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
22 242 (13.17%) SQL Server 2008
23 241 (13.12%) Scrum
24 235 (12.79%) SQL Server 2012
25 229 (12.47%) Windows Server
26 221 (12.03%) Microsoft Azure
27 220 (11.98%) Oracle
28 218 (11.87%) IIS
29 208 (11.32%) WCF

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
1 218 (11.87%) IIS
2 122 (6.64%) MS Exchange
3 118 (6.42%) SharePoint
4 63 (3.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 56 (3.05%) CMS
6 38 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2007
7 36 (1.96%) Tomcat
8 32 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2013
9 25 (1.36%) Apache
10 22 (1.20%) Umbraco
11 21 (1.14%) WebLogic
12 20 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
13 16 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2003
14 15 (0.82%) JBoss
14 15 (0.82%) Skype for Business
15 14 (0.76%) WebSphere
16 12 (0.65%) SAS
17 11 (0.60%) Mule
17 11 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
18 10 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 76 (4.14%) Microsoft Office
2 58 (3.16%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (0.65%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.49%) SPSS
5 5 (0.27%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.16%) InDesign
6 3 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.16%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.054%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 16 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
3 12 (0.65%) Oracle ERP
4 8 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (0.44%) Oracle 11i
4 8 (0.44%) Oracle EBS R12
5 7 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.22%) Epicor Tropos
6 4 (0.22%) Maximo
7 3 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 2 (0.11%) Cognos TM1
8 2 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.054%) Dynamics GP
9 1 (0.054%) FastStats
9 1 (0.054%) Infor M3
9 1 (0.054%) SAP BPC
9 1 (0.054%) Unica
9 1 (0.054%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 221 (12.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 55 (2.99%) Office 365
3 44 (2.40%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (0.76%) SaaS
5 9 (0.49%) PaaS
6 8 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.22%) Force.com
8 2 (0.11%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (0.11%) GitHub
9 1 (0.054%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
9 1 (0.054%) Firebase
9 1 (0.054%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.054%) Google Compute Engine
9 1 (0.054%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 77 (4.19%) SAN
2 60 (3.27%) DNS
3 57 (3.10%) Firewall
4 52 (2.83%) VPN
5 50 (2.72%) DHCP
6 45 (2.45%) LAN
7 44 (2.40%) WAN
8 39 (2.12%) Internet
9 33 (1.80%) NAS
10 25 (1.36%) VoIP
11 24 (1.31%) TCP/IP
12 18 (0.98%) WebEx
13 14 (0.76%) FTP
13 14 (0.76%) HTTP
14 12 (0.65%) SSL
15 11 (0.60%) ISDN
16 10 (0.54%) Remote Desktop
16 10 (0.54%) SMTP
16 10 (0.54%) Wireless
17 8 (0.44%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 433 (23.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 340 (18.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 285 (15.51%) Data Warehouse
4 245 (13.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 242 (13.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 235 (12.79%) SQL Server 2012
7 160 (8.71%) SQL Server 2014
8 158 (8.60%) SQL Server 2005
9 86 (4.68%) MySQL
10 81 (4.41%) SQL Server 2016
11 73 (3.97%) Relational Database
12 72 (3.92%) Oracle Database
13 64 (3.48%) Power BI
14 51 (2.78%) NoSQL
15 42 (2.29%) Big Data
16 38 (2.07%) BusinessObjects
17 37 (2.01%) MongoDB
18 36 (1.96%) RDBMS
19 32 (1.74%) MS Access
20 31 (1.69%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 207 (11.27%) Visual Studio
2 103 (5.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 93 (5.06%) Git (software)
4 41 (2.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 41 (2.23%) Subversion
5 39 (2.12%) Octopus Deploy
6 27 (1.47%) JIRA
7 24 (1.31%) SpecFlow
8 19 (1.03%) JMeter
8 19 (1.03%) Selenium
9 18 (0.98%) Jenkins
9 18 (0.98%) JUnit
10 17 (0.93%) Jasmine
11 15 (0.82%) TeamCity
12 14 (0.76%) Moq
12 14 (0.76%) TestComplete
13 13 (0.71%) NuGet
14 12 (0.65%) Protractor
15 10 (0.54%) Dreamweaver
16 9 (0.49%) NUnit
General
1 304 (16.55%) Finance
2 86 (4.68%) Retail
3 60 (3.27%) Marketing
4 58 (3.16%) Manufacturing
5 34 (1.85%) Legal
6 23 (1.25%) Games
6 23 (1.25%) Telecoms
7 22 (1.20%) Advertising
8 21 (1.14%) Music Industry
9 8 (0.44%) Back Office
9 8 (0.44%) Law
10 7 (0.38%) Local Government
11 6 (0.33%) Banking
11 6 (0.33%) Electronics
12 5 (0.27%) Military
12 5 (0.27%) Publishing
13 2 (0.11%) Automotive
14 1 (0.054%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.054%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 993 (54.06%) Developer
2 568 (30.92%) .NET Developer
3 379 (20.63%) C# Developer
4 317 (17.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 219 (11.92%) Analyst
6 195 (10.62%) ASP.NET Developer
7 192 (10.45%) SQL Developer
8 185 (10.07%) Senior Developer
9 178 (9.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 176 (9.58%) Software Developer
11 135 (7.35%) DBA
12 130 (7.08%) C# Software Developer
13 129 (7.02%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 128 (6.97%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 115 (6.26%) .NET Software Developer
16 102 (5.55%) SQL DBA
17 93 (5.06%) Senior .NET Developer
18 87 (4.74%) Administrator
19 77 (4.19%) Software Engineer
19 77 (4.19%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 933 (50.79%) .NET
2 612 (33.32%) ASP.NET
3 400 (21.77%) HTML
4 366 (19.92%) ASP.NET MVC
5 336 (18.29%) CSS
6 308 (16.77%) .NET Framework
7 251 (13.66%) Web Services
8 208 (11.32%) WCF
9 206 (11.21%) AngularJS
10 202 (11.00%) jQuery
11 195 (10.62%) ASP.NET Web API
12 157 (8.55%) Entity Framework
12 157 (8.55%) XML
13 144 (7.84%) HTML5
14 119 (6.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 104 (5.66%) WinForms
16 102 (5.55%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 93 (5.06%) WPF
18 85 (4.63%) RESTful
19 80 (4.35%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 124 (6.75%) Analytical Skills
2 110 (5.99%) Greenfield Project
3 66 (3.59%) Computer Science
4 59 (3.21%) Management Information System
5 54 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
6 52 (2.83%) Replication
7 47 (2.56%) Clustering
8 43 (2.34%) Data Centre
9 36 (1.96%) Fintech
10 31 (1.69%) Mobile App
11 27 (1.47%) iPad
12 25 (1.36%) User Experience
13 18 (0.98%) N-Tier
14 16 (0.87%) NHS
14 16 (0.87%) Streaming Music
15 11 (0.60%) HP Storage
16 9 (0.49%) Client/Server
16 9 (0.49%) Data Structures
16 9 (0.49%) HP StoreVirtual
17 8 (0.44%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 405 (22.05%) Windows
2 229 (12.47%) Windows Server
3 151 (8.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 144 (7.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 118 (6.42%) Linux
6 93 (5.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 71 (3.86%) Unix
8 37 (2.01%) Windows XP
9 33 (1.80%) Windows 7
10 18 (0.98%) Android
11 16 (0.87%) Apple iOS
12 14 (0.76%) Windows 10
13 11 (0.60%) Windows 8
14 7 (0.38%) Windows Phone
14 7 (0.38%) Windows Phone 8
15 5 (0.27%) Windows 2000
16 4 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 2 (0.11%) HPUX
17 2 (0.11%) Solaris
18 1 (0.054%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 576 (31.36%) MVC
2 557 (30.32%) Agile Software Development
3 337 (18.35%) Business Intelligence
4 251 (13.66%) TDD
5 241 (13.12%) Scrum
6 198 (10.78%) Software Engineering
7 159 (8.66%) ETL
7 159 (8.66%) SDLC
8 131 (7.13%) Data Modelling
9 124 (6.75%) BDD
10 123 (6.70%) Web Development
11 94 (5.12%) Analytics
11 94 (5.12%) Project Management
12 93 (5.06%) Web Application Development
13 89 (4.84%) ITIL
14 80 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
15 78 (4.25%) ERP
16 77 (4.19%) Mentoring
17 76 (4.14%) E-Commerce
18 73 (3.97%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 916 (49.86%) SQL
2 907 (49.37%) C#
3 411 (22.37%) JavaScript
4 372 (20.25%) T-SQL
5 138 (7.51%) Java
6 101 (5.50%) PowerShell
7 96 (5.23%) VB.NET
8 77 (4.19%) VB
9 44 (2.40%) PL/SQL
10 37 (2.01%) VBA
11 33 (1.80%) PHP
12 32 (1.74%) Ruby
13 24 (1.31%) C++
13 24 (1.31%) Python
14 18 (0.98%) VBScript
15 17 (0.93%) VB6
16 15 (0.82%) TypeScript
17 13 (0.71%) XPath
18 8 (0.44%) C
19 5 (0.27%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 182 (9.91%) Degree
2 62 (3.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 40 (2.18%) MCSE
4 38 (2.07%) MCP
5 32 (1.74%) Computer Science Degree
6 24 (1.31%) MCSA
7 23 (1.25%) Security Cleared
8 18 (0.98%) SC Cleared
9 15 (0.82%) HND
10 13 (0.71%) ISEB
11 12 (0.65%) GNVQ
11 12 (0.65%) ISTQB
11 12 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
11 12 (0.65%) Numerate Degree
12 10 (0.54%) CCNA
12 10 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
12 10 (0.54%) Oracle Certification
13 9 (0.49%) OCP
14 5 (0.27%) DBS Check
15 4 (0.22%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (2.56%) SLA
2 42 (2.29%) Data Quality
3 18 (0.98%) QA
4 7 (0.38%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.27%) WCAG
6 4 (0.22%) SNOMED CT
7 3 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.16%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.11%) Cyber Essentials
8 2 (0.11%) PMO
9 1 (0.054%) HL7
9 1 (0.054%) UCITS
System Software
1 180 (9.80%) Active Directory
2 105 (5.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 75 (4.08%) Hyper-V
4 52 (2.83%) vSphere
5 47 (2.56%) XenApp
6 46 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
7 16 (0.87%) XenServer
8 10 (0.54%) Docker
9 9 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
9 9 (0.49%) Terminal Server
9 9 (0.49%) Virtual Servers
10 6 (0.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 6 (0.33%) Terminal Services
10 6 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
10 6 (0.33%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.054%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 1 (0.054%) KVM
12 1 (0.054%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.054%) Xen
Systems Management
1 44 (2.40%) SCCM
2 24 (1.31%) SCOM
3 19 (1.03%) Failover Clustering
4 18 (0.98%) DameWare
4 18 (0.98%) Perfmon
4 18 (0.98%) Puppet
5 8 (0.44%) Norton AntiVirus
5 8 (0.44%) Opsview
5 8 (0.44%) WSUS
6 7 (0.38%) Data Guard
6 7 (0.38%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 7 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (0.38%) Oracle RMAN
7 6 (0.33%) Ansible
7 6 (0.33%) Capistrano
7 6 (0.33%) Grafana
7 6 (0.33%) Nagios
7 6 (0.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 6 (0.33%) ZABBIX
8 5 (0.27%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 695 (37.83%) Microsoft
2 220 (11.98%) Oracle
3 144 (7.84%) VMware
4 90 (4.90%) Citrix
5 46 (2.50%) Cisco
6 36 (1.96%) NetApp
6 36 (1.96%) Tableau
7 31 (1.69%) HP
8 29 (1.58%) SAP
9 26 (1.42%) Dell Compellent
10 23 (1.25%) IBM
11 22 (1.20%) CommVault
12 21 (1.14%) Civica
12 21 (1.14%) Veeam
13 18 (0.98%) Sitecore
13 18 (0.98%) Xamarin
14 17 (0.93%) EMC
15 14 (0.76%) CheckPoint
16 13 (0.71%) Nimble Storage
17 11 (0.60%) Avaya
Hull, North Humberside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 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: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 16 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
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leidos
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leidos
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leidos
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Flexible Working
Posted: 2 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 5 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits!
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, 25 days
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: Up to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Work with York
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £65000 per annum + Bonus + 25 Days + Free Parking
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Pension, Life Assurance, Medical
Posted: 5 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago