Period
to 15 November 2018

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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1,856 2,376 2,794
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 22.08% 24.06% 24.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.42% 46.23% 49.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1,613 2,114 2,475
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,325 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 4,481 5,140 5,667
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 53.31% 52.04% 50.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3,756 4,433 4,937
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £27,750 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £59,300 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 15 November 2018.

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 15 November 2018. 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 1,198 £42,500 -0.58% 242
North Yorkshire -1 347 £44,000 +10.00% 44
South Yorkshire -1 227 £41,500 +10.67% 80
East Yorkshire +2 64 £35,000 - 16
SQL
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, IT jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 746 (40.19%) .NET
2 742 (39.98%) C#
3 649 (34.97%) Microsoft
4 621 (33.46%) SQL Server
5 590 (31.79%) JavaScript
6 563 (30.33%) Agile Software Development
7 448 (24.14%) ASP.NET
8 441 (23.76%) MVC
9 373 (20.10%) Finance
10 351 (18.91%) Software Engineering
11 326 (17.56%) T-SQL
12 302 (16.27%) Microsoft Azure
13 292 (15.73%) ASP.NET MVC
14 289 (15.57%) TDD
15 277 (14.92%) HTML
15 277 (14.92%) Java
16 268 (14.44%) Business Intelligence
17 251 (13.52%) CSS
18 245 (13.20%) Windows
19 216 (11.64%) Continuous Integration
20 211 (11.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 209 (11.26%) Oracle
22 204 (10.99%) Amazon AWS
23 198 (10.67%) DevOps
24 190 (10.24%) Enterprise Software
25 186 (10.02%) Problem-Solving
25 186 (10.02%) BDD
26 184 (9.91%) Git (software)
26 184 (9.91%) Web Services
26 184 (9.91%) Python

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
1 120 (6.47%) IIS
2 61 (3.29%) SharePoint
3 49 (2.64%) Elasticsearch
4 47 (2.53%) nginx
5 35 (1.89%) CMS
6 32 (1.72%) Apache
6 32 (1.72%) Apache Spark
7 31 (1.67%) SAS
8 29 (1.56%) Tomcat
9 27 (1.45%) Skype for Business
10 19 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
11 18 (0.97%) MS Exchange
11 18 (0.97%) Umbraco
12 15 (0.81%) Apache Solr
13 12 (0.65%) WebLogic
14 11 (0.59%) CloudStack
14 11 (0.59%) OpenStack
15 10 (0.54%) JBoss
15 10 (0.54%) WebSphere
15 10 (0.54%) WordPress
Applications
1 107 (5.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 77 (4.15%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (0.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (0.38%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.054%) FileZilla
6 1 (0.054%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.054%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.054%) SPSS
6 1 (0.054%) Weka
Business Applications
1 17 (0.92%) Magento
2 16 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
3 12 (0.65%) Cognos TM1
3 12 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
4 9 (0.48%) Payment Gateway
5 6 (0.32%) NetSuite
5 6 (0.32%) SAP Business One
6 5 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
6 5 (0.27%) Sage 200
7 4 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
7 4 (0.22%) Oracle Payables
7 4 (0.22%) Oracle Receivables
7 4 (0.22%) Unit4 Business World
8 3 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (0.16%) Sage 1000
8 3 (0.16%) Sage 500
8 3 (0.16%) Visualfiles
9 2 (0.11%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 302 (16.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 204 (10.99%) Amazon AWS
3 62 (3.34%) SaaS
4 37 (1.99%) PaaS
5 32 (1.72%) Office 365
6 30 (1.62%) Google Cloud Platform
7 19 (1.02%) IaaS
8 16 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
8 16 (0.86%) GitHub
9 15 (0.81%) Serverless
10 11 (0.59%) Dynamics 365
11 9 (0.48%) AWS CloudFormation
12 8 (0.43%) Google Analytics
13 7 (0.38%) G Suite
14 6 (0.32%) AWS Lambda
15 5 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
15 5 (0.27%) Amazon Kinesis
15 5 (0.27%) Asana
15 5 (0.27%) Google Tag Manager
15 5 (0.27%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 46 (2.48%) DNS
2 35 (1.89%) Firewall
2 35 (1.89%) SAN
3 26 (1.40%) Internet
4 24 (1.29%) WAN
5 22 (1.19%) HTTP
6 21 (1.13%) TCP/IP
7 19 (1.02%) LAN
8 16 (0.86%) VPN
9 13 (0.70%) SMS
10 12 (0.65%) DHCP
10 12 (0.65%) Fibre Channel
10 12 (0.65%) Intranet
11 11 (0.59%) FTP
12 10 (0.54%) Remote Desktop
13 9 (0.48%) Wireless
14 8 (0.43%) Network Security
15 7 (0.38%) 4G
16 5 (0.27%) NetScaler
17 4 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 621 (33.46%) SQL Server
2 211 (11.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 183 (9.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 170 (9.16%) Data Warehouse
5 111 (5.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 109 (5.87%) Relational Database
7 97 (5.23%) NoSQL
8 84 (4.53%) MySQL
9 73 (3.93%) Power BI
10 52 (2.80%) Azure SQL Database
11 48 (2.59%) PostgreSQL
11 48 (2.59%) RDBMS
12 46 (2.48%) SQL Server 2008
13 44 (2.37%) Oracle Database
13 44 (2.37%) SQL Server 2012
14 43 (2.32%) MongoDB
15 36 (1.94%) Big Data
16 32 (1.72%) Redis
16 32 (1.72%) SQL Server 2016
17 31 (1.67%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 184 (9.91%) Git (software)
2 100 (5.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 90 (4.85%) Visual Studio
4 84 (4.53%) Jenkins
5 80 (4.31%) Selenium
6 43 (2.32%) Subversion
7 32 (1.72%) JIRA
7 32 (1.72%) JUnit
7 32 (1.72%) Visual Studio Team System
8 29 (1.56%) ERwin
9 28 (1.51%) Octopus Deploy
10 27 (1.45%) NUnit
11 26 (1.40%) Mercurial
12 23 (1.24%) SpecFlow
13 19 (1.02%) MSTest
14 17 (0.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 17 (0.92%) JMeter
15 15 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
15 15 (0.81%) WebDriver
16 14 (0.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 373 (20.10%) Finance
2 81 (4.36%) Retail
3 58 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 36 (1.94%) Marketing
4 36 (1.94%) Telecoms
5 35 (1.89%) Advertising
6 20 (1.08%) Legal
7 14 (0.75%) Banking
8 11 (0.59%) Back Office
8 11 (0.59%) Games
9 9 (0.48%) Law
10 8 (0.43%) Billing
11 7 (0.38%) Automotive
11 7 (0.38%) Financial Institution
11 7 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.22%) German Language
13 3 (0.16%) French Language
13 3 (0.16%) Publishing
14 2 (0.11%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 946 (50.97%) Developer
2 335 (18.05%) C# Developer
3 308 (16.59%) .NET Developer
4 264 (14.22%) Analyst
5 211 (11.37%) C# .NET Developer
6 154 (8.30%) Senior Developer
7 136 (7.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 135 (7.27%) SQL Developer
9 128 (6.90%) ASP.NET Developer
10 125 (6.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 121 (6.52%) Software Developer
12 86 (4.63%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 84 (4.53%) DBA
14 81 (4.36%) Java Developer
15 80 (4.31%) Junior
16 74 (3.99%) Applications Support
17 68 (3.66%) Administrator
18 64 (3.45%) Senior .NET Developer
19 63 (3.39%) Software Engineer
20 60 (3.23%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 746 (40.19%) .NET
2 448 (24.14%) ASP.NET
3 292 (15.73%) ASP.NET MVC
4 277 (14.92%) HTML
5 251 (13.52%) CSS
6 184 (9.91%) Web Services
7 181 (9.75%) jQuery
8 177 (9.54%) .NET Framework
9 129 (6.95%) Entity Framework
10 111 (5.98%) AngularJS
11 106 (5.71%) XML
12 98 (5.28%) React
13 68 (3.66%) HTML5
14 67 (3.61%) SOAP
15 66 (3.56%) WCF
16 64 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
17 63 (3.39%) REST
18 61 (3.29%) Spring
19 56 (3.02%) RabbitMQ
20 55 (2.96%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 190 (10.24%) Enterprise Software
2 153 (8.24%) Greenfield Project
3 127 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
4 53 (2.86%) Computer Science
5 48 (2.59%) Management Information System
6 36 (1.94%) Self-Motivation
7 34 (1.83%) Fintech
8 27 (1.45%) Mobile App
9 25 (1.35%) NHS
10 23 (1.24%) User Experience
11 20 (1.08%) Driving Licence
11 20 (1.08%) Replication
12 18 (0.97%) Cloud Native
13 16 (0.86%) EPoS
14 15 (0.81%) Client/Server
15 13 (0.70%) Data Centre
15 13 (0.70%) e-Learning
16 9 (0.48%) AS400
16 9 (0.48%) Mainframe
17 8 (0.43%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 245 (13.20%) Windows
2 166 (8.94%) Linux
3 140 (7.54%) Windows Server
4 77 (4.15%) Unix
5 50 (2.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 49 (2.64%) Android
7 41 (2.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 30 (1.62%) Apple iOS
9 19 (1.02%) Windows 7
10 17 (0.92%) Ubuntu
10 17 (0.92%) Windows 10
11 15 (0.81%) CentOS
12 13 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (0.32%) Oracle Linux
13 6 (0.32%) VMS
14 5 (0.27%) Kali Linux
14 5 (0.27%) zOS
15 4 (0.22%) Debian
15 4 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
16 3 (0.16%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 563 (30.33%) Agile Software Development
2 441 (23.76%) MVC
3 351 (18.91%) Software Engineering
4 289 (15.57%) TDD
5 268 (14.44%) Business Intelligence
6 216 (11.64%) Continuous Integration
7 198 (10.67%) DevOps
8 186 (10.02%) BDD
8 186 (10.02%) Problem-Solving
9 169 (9.11%) Scrum
10 166 (8.94%) Pair Programming
11 144 (7.76%) Unit Testing
12 135 (7.27%) ETL
13 118 (6.36%) Test Automation
14 110 (5.93%) ITIL
15 108 (5.82%) Analytics
16 101 (5.44%) Data Modelling
17 94 (5.06%) OO
18 86 (4.63%) Mentoring
18 86 (4.63%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 742 (39.98%) C#
2 590 (31.79%) JavaScript
3 326 (17.56%) T-SQL
4 277 (14.92%) Java
5 184 (9.91%) Python
6 148 (7.97%) PowerShell
7 95 (5.12%) PHP
8 81 (4.36%) C++
9 74 (3.99%) PL/SQL
10 68 (3.66%) Ruby
11 55 (2.96%) VB.NET
12 52 (2.80%) VBA
13 51 (2.75%) Bash Shell
13 51 (2.75%) VB
14 49 (2.64%) Shell Script
15 34 (1.83%) R
16 30 (1.62%) C
17 20 (1.08%) Perl
17 20 (1.08%) Scala
17 20 (1.08%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 145 (7.81%) Degree
2 38 (2.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 31 (1.67%) Security Cleared
4 30 (1.62%) ISTQB
5 27 (1.45%) Computer Science Degree
5 27 (1.45%) MCSE
6 25 (1.35%) ISEB
7 21 (1.13%) MCSA
8 15 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 15 (0.81%) SC Cleared
9 12 (0.65%) DBS Check
9 12 (0.65%) Numerate Degree
9 12 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 11 (0.59%) AWS Certification
10 11 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (0.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 6 (0.32%) MCSD
12 6 (0.32%) OCP
12 6 (0.32%) Oracle Certification
13 5 (0.27%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (5.12%) QA
2 56 (3.02%) SLA
3 49 (2.64%) Data Quality
4 27 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.48%) PMO
6 8 (0.43%) GDPR
6 8 (0.43%) PCI DSS
7 7 (0.38%) Cyber Essentials
7 7 (0.38%) HL7
7 7 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 4 (0.22%) Disclosure Scotland
9 2 (0.11%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 1 (0.054%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 82 (4.42%) Active Directory
2 55 (2.96%) Docker
3 52 (2.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 34 (1.83%) Hyper-V
5 23 (1.24%) Virtual Machines
6 19 (1.02%) vSphere
7 11 (0.59%) Xen
7 11 (0.59%) XenServer
8 8 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
8 8 (0.43%) Terminal Services
9 7 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.16%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (0.11%) Firmware
11 2 (0.11%) HDFS
11 2 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.11%) Virtual Desktop
11 2 (0.11%) XenApp
12 1 (0.054%) LXC
12 1 (0.054%) vCloud
12 1 (0.054%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 61 (3.29%) Ansible
2 49 (2.64%) Puppet
3 38 (2.05%) Opscode Chef
4 33 (1.78%) Terraform
5 31 (1.67%) SCCM
6 29 (1.56%) SCOM
7 25 (1.35%) Cobbler
8 24 (1.29%) Tivoli
9 15 (0.81%) Kubernetes
10 12 (0.65%) SCVMM
11 8 (0.43%) Data Guard
11 8 (0.43%) Xymon
11 8 (0.43%) ZABBIX
12 7 (0.38%) Docker Swarm
12 7 (0.38%) Oracle RMAN
13 6 (0.32%) Nessus
13 6 (0.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 6 (0.32%) WSUS
14 5 (0.27%) Hadoop YARN
15 4 (0.22%) Graphite
Vendors
1 649 (34.97%) Microsoft
2 209 (11.26%) Oracle
3 129 (6.95%) Xamarin
4 82 (4.42%) VMware
5 78 (4.20%) Tableau
6 43 (2.32%) Google
7 41 (2.21%) Citrix
8 34 (1.83%) Sitecore
9 33 (1.78%) Cisco
10 32 (1.72%) IBM
10 32 (1.72%) SAP
11 24 (1.29%) EnterpriseDB
12 21 (1.13%) Red Hat
12 21 (1.13%) Zend
13 17 (0.92%) Atlassian
13 17 (0.92%) Cognos
14 16 (0.86%) Sage
15 14 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
16 12 (0.65%) CommVault
16 12 (0.65%) Twitter