Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 2386 2800 3105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 24.09% 25.00% 23.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.45% 49.48% 44.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2129 2479 2631
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SQL is in the Programming Languages 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 coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 5137 5659 6934
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 51.87% 50.53% 53.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4438 4936 5809
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +9.59%
10th Percentile £26,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Yorkshire

SQL
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for SQL in Yorkshire

SQL
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL in Yorkshire

SQL
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 within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 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 1688 £42,500 +6.25% 131
North Yorkshire +1 306 £40,000 +5.96% 20
South Yorkshire -1 276 £37,500 +7.14% 38
East Yorkshire -6 61 £35,000 - 2
SQL
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing SQL 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.

1 905 (37.93%) SQL Server
2 836 (35.04%) .NET
3 817 (34.24%) C#
4 786 (32.94%) Agile Software Development
5 673 (28.21%) Microsoft
6 575 (24.10%) JavaScript
7 493 (20.66%) T-SQL
8 456 (19.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 444 (18.61%) ASP.NET
10 442 (18.52%) MVC
11 435 (18.23%) HTML
12 420 (17.60%) Java
13 380 (15.93%) Finance
14 374 (15.67%) Business Intelligence
15 366 (15.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 349 (14.63%) CSS
17 338 (14.17%) Oracle
18 289 (12.11%) Software Engineering
19 273 (11.44%) Scrum
20 267 (11.19%) Data Warehouse
21 262 (10.98%) Web Services
21 262 (10.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
22 258 (10.81%) Windows
23 250 (10.48%) ASP.NET MVC
24 246 (10.31%) Test Automation
25 243 (10.18%) SDLC
26 239 (10.02%) ETL
27 233 (9.77%) jQuery
28 231 (9.68%) XML
29 227 (9.51%) Degree

SQL
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 91 (3.81%) IIS
2 78 (3.27%) SharePoint
3 63 (2.64%) SAS
4 38 (1.59%) Tomcat
5 37 (1.55%) Apache
6 36 (1.51%) MS Exchange
7 34 (1.42%) CMS
8 31 (1.30%) JBoss
9 27 (1.13%) WebLogic
10 25 (1.05%) Confluence
11 24 (1.01%) Jetty
11 24 (1.01%) OpenStack
12 20 (0.84%) CloudStack
13 18 (0.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 17 (0.71%) Apache Spark
15 15 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
16 12 (0.50%) nginx
16 12 (0.50%) WebSphere
17 9 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2013
18 8 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 87 (3.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 65 (2.72%) Microsoft Office
3 28 (1.17%) SPSS
4 10 (0.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (0.21%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.13%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.042%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.042%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.042%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.042%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.042%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 26 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
3 11 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
3 11 (0.46%) Visualfiles
4 10 (0.42%) Oracle 11i
4 10 (0.42%) Oracle EBS R12
5 8 (0.34%) PeopleSoft HCM
6 7 (0.29%) Sage 200
7 6 (0.25%) NetSuite
8 5 (0.21%) Aligne
8 5 (0.21%) FastStats
8 5 (0.21%) Maximo
8 5 (0.21%) Oracle ASCP
8 5 (0.21%) Oracle Financials
8 5 (0.21%) Oracle Manufacturing
9 4 (0.17%) Magento
9 4 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
10 2 (0.084%) Sage X3
10 2 (0.084%) SAP S/4HANA
10 2 (0.084%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 194 (8.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 96 (4.02%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (0.71%) Office 365
4 11 (0.46%) npm
5 10 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
5 10 (0.42%) SaaS
6 8 (0.34%) Taleo
7 6 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (0.25%) IaaS
7 6 (0.25%) PaaS
8 5 (0.21%) GitHub
9 4 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (0.13%) Dynamics 365
10 3 (0.13%) Fastly
11 2 (0.084%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.084%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
11 2 (0.084%) Serverless
11 2 (0.084%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.042%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.042%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 36 (1.51%) Internet
2 33 (1.38%) DNS
2 33 (1.38%) LAN
3 32 (1.34%) Firewall
3 32 (1.34%) TCP/IP
3 32 (1.34%) WAN
4 31 (1.30%) SAN
5 13 (0.54%) Broadband
5 13 (0.54%) SMS
5 13 (0.54%) VPN
6 10 (0.42%) AMQP
7 8 (0.34%) DHCP
8 7 (0.29%) SSL
9 6 (0.25%) Skype
10 4 (0.17%) Ethernet
10 4 (0.17%) HTTP
10 4 (0.17%) Intranet
10 4 (0.17%) Network Security
10 4 (0.17%) Remote Desktop
10 4 (0.17%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 905 (37.93%) SQL Server
2 456 (19.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 366 (15.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 267 (11.19%) Data Warehouse
5 262 (10.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 163 (6.83%) NoSQL
7 157 (6.58%) SQL Server 2008
8 127 (5.32%) Relational Database
9 124 (5.20%) SQL Server 2012
10 86 (3.60%) MySQL
10 86 (3.60%) Power BI
10 86 (3.60%) SQL Server 2014
11 76 (3.19%) Oracle Database
12 73 (3.06%) SQL Server 2016
13 65 (2.72%) SQL Server 2005
14 49 (2.05%) Azure SQL Database
15 46 (1.93%) Oracle Database 11g
16 45 (1.89%) Data Mining
17 43 (1.80%) RDBMS
18 42 (1.76%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 226 (9.47%) Git (software)
2 176 (7.38%) Visual Studio
3 118 (4.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 116 (4.86%) Subversion
5 88 (3.69%) Selenium
6 75 (3.14%) JIRA
7 61 (2.56%) Mercurial
8 49 (2.05%) Oracle APEX
9 48 (2.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 46 (1.93%) NUnit
10 46 (1.93%) Octopus Deploy
11 43 (1.80%) Oracle Forms
12 41 (1.72%) Jenkins
12 41 (1.72%) MSTest
13 40 (1.68%) SpecFlow
14 35 (1.47%) Cucumber
14 35 (1.47%) FitNesse
15 30 (1.26%) Maven
16 29 (1.22%) Visual Studio Team System
17 24 (1.01%) Eclipse
General
1 380 (15.93%) Finance
2 89 (3.73%) Advertising
3 82 (3.44%) Retail
4 52 (2.18%) Games
5 44 (1.84%) Manufacturing
6 37 (1.55%) Legal
6 37 (1.55%) Marketing
7 26 (1.09%) Telecoms
8 21 (0.88%) Law
9 17 (0.71%) Electronics
10 16 (0.67%) Banking
11 13 (0.54%) Automotive
12 11 (0.46%) Billing
12 11 (0.46%) Military
13 5 (0.21%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.13%) Local Government
14 3 (0.13%) Retail Finance
15 2 (0.084%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.084%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.084%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1130 (47.36%) Developer
2 364 (15.26%) Analyst
3 351 (14.71%) .NET Developer
4 258 (10.81%) C# Developer
5 233 (9.77%) Senior Developer
6 230 (9.64%) SQL Developer
7 219 (9.18%) C# .NET Developer
8 184 (7.71%) Software Developer
9 171 (7.17%) DBA
10 143 (5.99%) Java Developer
11 134 (5.62%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 125 (5.24%) Administrator
13 122 (5.11%) SQL DBA
14 119 (4.99%) Software Engineer
15 98 (4.11%) Support Analyst
16 90 (3.77%) Senior .NET Developer
17 82 (3.44%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
18 81 (3.39%) .NET Software Developer
19 78 (3.27%) Applications Support
20 75 (3.14%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 836 (35.04%) .NET
2 444 (18.61%) ASP.NET
3 435 (18.23%) HTML
4 349 (14.63%) CSS
5 262 (10.98%) Web Services
6 250 (10.48%) ASP.NET MVC
7 233 (9.77%) jQuery
8 231 (9.68%) XML
9 219 (9.18%) .NET Framework
10 142 (5.95%) SOAP
11 117 (4.90%) AngularJS
12 107 (4.48%) WPF
13 104 (4.36%) WCF
14 98 (4.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 90 (3.77%) Spring
16 89 (3.73%) REST
17 81 (3.39%) Entity Framework
18 75 (3.14%) ASP.NET Web API
19 70 (2.93%) HTML5
20 62 (2.60%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 176 (7.38%) Analytical Skills
2 106 (4.44%) Greenfield Project
3 77 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 56 (2.35%) Management Information System
5 55 (2.31%) Data Structures
6 50 (2.10%) Algorithms
7 48 (2.01%) User Experience
8 46 (1.93%) Enterprise Software
9 41 (1.72%) Replication
10 38 (1.59%) NHS
11 29 (1.22%) AS400
12 21 (0.88%) Mobile App
13 19 (0.80%) Data Centre
14 15 (0.63%) Social Media
15 13 (0.54%) Fintech
16 12 (0.50%) Clustering
16 12 (0.50%) Digital TV
16 12 (0.50%) N-Tier
17 11 (0.46%) Driving Licence
17 11 (0.46%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 258 (10.81%) Windows
2 201 (8.42%) Linux
3 162 (6.79%) Windows Server
4 102 (4.27%) Unix
5 76 (3.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 75 (3.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 47 (1.97%) Android
8 35 (1.47%) Windows 7
9 20 (0.84%) Apple iOS
10 19 (0.80%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 17 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
12 14 (0.59%) Solaris
13 12 (0.50%) Windows 10
14 9 (0.38%) Windows XP
15 6 (0.25%) Windows Phone
15 6 (0.25%) Windows Phone 8
16 4 (0.17%) Embedded Linux
16 4 (0.17%) Ubuntu
16 4 (0.17%) Windows 2000 Server
16 4 (0.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 786 (32.94%) Agile Software Development
2 442 (18.52%) MVC
3 374 (15.67%) Business Intelligence
4 289 (12.11%) Software Engineering
5 273 (11.44%) Scrum
6 246 (10.31%) Test Automation
7 243 (10.18%) SDLC
8 239 (10.02%) ETL
9 210 (8.80%) OO
10 209 (8.76%) TDD
11 199 (8.34%) Continuous Integration
12 169 (7.08%) Web Development
13 160 (6.71%) Mentoring
14 146 (6.12%) Data Modelling
15 136 (5.70%) Performance Tuning
16 126 (5.28%) Analytics
17 107 (4.48%) ERP
18 97 (4.07%) Visualisation
19 96 (4.02%) DevOps
19 96 (4.02%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 817 (34.24%) C#
2 575 (24.10%) JavaScript
3 493 (20.66%) T-SQL
4 420 (17.60%) Java
5 170 (7.12%) Python
6 169 (7.08%) PL/SQL
7 133 (5.57%) PowerShell
8 113 (4.74%) C++
9 98 (4.11%) Ruby
10 78 (3.27%) PHP
11 76 (3.19%) Bash Shell
12 70 (2.93%) VB.NET
13 60 (2.51%) VBA
14 51 (2.14%) VB
15 48 (2.01%) Shell Script
16 39 (1.63%) C
17 26 (1.09%) R
18 25 (1.05%) COBOL
19 24 (1.01%) RPG
20 21 (0.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 227 (9.51%) Degree
2 94 (3.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 78 (3.27%) MCSE
4 59 (2.47%) MCSA
5 45 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
6 39 (1.63%) ISTQB
7 30 (1.26%) ISEB
8 23 (0.96%) Security Cleared
9 21 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
10 19 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
11 17 (0.71%) SC Cleared
12 16 (0.67%) CCNA
13 15 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 15 (0.63%) MCP
14 13 (0.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 13 (0.54%) Numerate Degree
15 7 (0.29%) OCP
15 7 (0.29%) Oracle Certification
16 6 (0.25%) DBS Check
16 6 (0.25%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (3.60%) QA
2 34 (1.42%) Data Quality
3 22 (0.92%) SLA
4 8 (0.34%) HL7
5 7 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.25%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.13%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.13%) PMO
8 2 (0.084%) DICOM
8 2 (0.084%) GDPR
8 2 (0.084%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.042%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.042%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 99 (4.15%) Active Directory
2 96 (4.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 64 (2.68%) Docker
4 32 (1.34%) Hyper-V
5 29 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
5 29 (1.22%) vSphere
6 21 (0.88%) Xen
7 20 (0.84%) XenServer
8 19 (0.80%) XenDesktop
9 18 (0.75%) XenApp
10 12 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
11 9 (0.38%) KVM
12 8 (0.34%) Terminal Services
12 8 (0.34%) Virtual Desktop
13 7 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
14 2 (0.084%) Virtual Servers
15 1 (0.042%) Apache Flume
15 1 (0.042%) Gluster
15 1 (0.042%) OpenSIPS
15 1 (0.042%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 67 (2.81%) Puppet
2 56 (2.35%) Opscode Chef
3 34 (1.42%) SCCM
4 29 (1.22%) Cobbler
5 26 (1.09%) SCOM
6 25 (1.05%) Tivoli
7 23 (0.96%) SCDPM
8 20 (0.84%) Ansible
9 11 (0.46%) Data Guard
9 11 (0.46%) Oracle RMAN
10 10 (0.42%) vCenter Server
11 9 (0.38%) Backup Exec
11 9 (0.38%) WSUS
12 8 (0.34%) Grafana
12 8 (0.34%) HAProxy
13 7 (0.29%) Kubernetes
13 7 (0.29%) LiteSpeed
14 6 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 6 (0.25%) Terraform
14 6 (0.25%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 673 (28.21%) Microsoft
2 338 (14.17%) Oracle
3 112 (4.69%) VMware
4 82 (3.44%) SAP
5 77 (3.23%) Tableau
6 42 (1.76%) Twitter
7 41 (1.72%) Citrix
8 38 (1.59%) Google
9 35 (1.47%) IBM
10 30 (1.26%) Cisco
10 30 (1.26%) NetApp
11 29 (1.22%) EnterpriseDB
12 24 (1.01%) Cognos
13 22 (0.92%) HP
14 21 (0.88%) Hitachi
15 18 (0.75%) Sage
15 18 (0.75%) Zend
16 15 (0.63%) Netezza
17 14 (0.59%) Red Hat
18 13 (0.54%) Atlassian